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Hits New Low, Mocks Kavanaugh Accuser In Instagram Post

Anna Eshoo, and Sen. " I thought he might inadvertently kill me ", Ford told the Washington Post . Trump's top female aide said on Monday that Ford's c...


Pressure Mounts On Republicans To Postpone Brett Kavanaugh Vote

There was no immediate explanation of the reason for his visit. The delay makes it increasingly hard for Kavanaugh to win approval by October 1, when the new ...


Pakistan Prime Minister Vows to Grant Citizenship to Afghan Refugees

Sidhu had written to Sushma Swaraj urging her ministry to hasten the process of seeking access from the Pakistan government for devotees to visit the historic g...


White House plan to defend Kavanaugh relies heavily on women

Consistent with that practice, I asked Senator Feinstein's office yesterday to join me in scheduling these follow-ups. "Any issues that have come up have been...


Rockfall at Shipwreck Beach in Zante terrifies tourists

The other three people injured were treated and released. Greek authorities say a landslide at a popular beach on the western island of Zakynthos has resulted...


Asia Minute: Economics, Diplomacy and Military Exercises in Russia's Asia Pacific

China this month is sending 3,200 troops and about 900 weapons units to take part in the biggest Russian military exercises since the Cold War. "It seems to ...


Trump orders use of sanctions to punish election interference

Coats and other USA intelligence chiefs have said since the beginning of 2017 that Russian President Vladimir Putin presided over a concerted effort via hac...


Trump postpones November trip to Ireland

But White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders later told reporters that no final decision had been made. The US President had been due to visit Ireland on Novem...


Former Pakistani first lady Kulsoom Nawaz dies

She contested from the NA-120 seat despite her failing health and secured 59,413 votes to defeat Yasmin Rashid of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). Sharif w...


United Kingdom calls Security Council talks on poison case

The spat at the United Nations came after Britain raised the stakes in its diplomatic battle and accused Russian President Vladimir Putin of having ultimate...


Papadopoulos Sentenced To 14 Days In Prison

They wrote in a sentencing memo: "Mr Papadopoulos's motives for lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation were wrongheaded indeed, but far from the siniste...


Two Koreas agree to hold September summit in Pyongyang: Seoul

According to Chung, Kim " reaffirmed his determination to completely denuclearize " the peninsula, but said " he would appreciate that such good faith is acce...


Lengel: Trump's Disgraceful Shaming of His Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Sen. Ben Sasse (R-Neb.) declared that the US justice system shouldn't be regarded as one in a "banana republic" after President Trump tweeted against the on...


Disagree with public caning? Push for state law changes, says Khalid Samad

The punishment was carried out in court on Monday (Sept 3), witnessed by some 100 people including journalists. Abdul Rahim Sinwan, deputy president of the Mu...


Where does Brett Kavanaugh stand on key issues?

While Kavanaugh has upheld precedent during his time as a judge, it is uncertain if that will change if he is confirmed as a Supreme Court justice. William ...


Manafort associate charged over Ukraine lobbying

The court filing also detailed Patten's alleged work with another person, identified only as Foreigner B. Patten helped the person draft op-ed articles and ge...


Hurricane Maria kills almost 3,000 in Puerto Rico

Goldman, MD, MS, MPH, Michael and Lori Milken Dean of the GW Milken Institute SPH and a co-author of the report. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - An estimated...


As Tributes for McCain Pour in, Trump Reaction Criticized

McCain and six other Republicans joined Democrats in refusing to repeal major parts of the Affordable Care Act without a replacement on Wednesday; the 45-55 de...


Iran fights United States sanctions at UN court

Iranian representative Mohsen Mohebi told the court the US decision was a clear breach of the 1955 treaty as it was "intended to damage, as severely as possible...


Myanmar generals had 'genocidal intent' against Rohingya, must face justice

Their report also criticized de facto civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi , a former political prisoner and a past victor of the Nobel Peace Prize, of not doing...


New Australia Prime Minister Rewards Allies, Keeps Rebels In Cabinet

In Malcolm Turnbull's cabinet, Fletcher was the Urban Infrastructure Minister. "I think that the Australian people are looking for answers and I hope that the...


Teen Admits She Was Also Pursued by Mollie Tibbetts's Killer

An Iowa college student who was killed after she disappeared while jogging last month succumbed to " multiple sharp force injuries ", according to the resul...


John Bolton demands withdrawal of Iranian troops from Syria

The pair discussed Syria, Ukraine , cyber-security and nuclear issues, Patrushev was quoted as saying, adding Bolton had not levelled any allegations against...


Spokane air quality in the 'very unhealthy' range; 'Tuxedo Junction' concert cancelled

Environment Canada has lifted its special air quality advisory for the City of Calgary but smoke from the British Columbia wildfires continues to negatively...


Trump Organization accuses Omarosa's book publisher of tortious interference with hush agreement

She said Trump's efforts during the 2016 election to reach out to African-American voters was nothing but a con to win their vote. "Should you pursue litigati...


Donald Trump Speechwriter Leaves White House After Attending Conference With White Nationalists

Trump , in his tweets , continued to rail against the Mueller investigation, which he has labeled a "witch hunt". The special counsel is investigating allege...


Australian’s Parliament speech on ‘final solution’ condemned

In that speech he used the phrase " final solution ", which was the phrase used by the Nazis under Adolf Hitler which meant annihilating Jewish people from Euro...


Ivanka Trump, administration mark anniversary of Charlottesville riot

Over 600 people gathered in Charlottesville to express their rejection of white supremacy, nearly a year after the neo-Nazi protests left three dead in this U.S...


Taliban travel to Uzbekistan for talks with officials

Helmand is among the relatively volatile provinces in South of Afghanistan where the anti-government armed militants are actively operating in some of its dis...


Russia Contributed To Charlottesville Rally Violence, GOP Lawmaker Claims

Garett has made similar comments linking last year's violent clash between white supremacists and counter-protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia, to "foreign i...