Vatican says Pope recognises legitimacy of 7 Chinese bishops

However, according to recent statements by Republic of China (Taiwan) Ambassador to the Holy See Matthew S.M. Lee (李世明), a likely agreement between China and the Vatican on the appointment of bishops would be aimed merely at dealing with Catholic rel... More..

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China Defends Russia Military Ties After U.S. Sanctions
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

China Defends Russia Military Ties After U.S. Sanctions

China has had discussions with the United States about USA plans to make some Chinese state media groups register as foreign agents, the foreign ministry said on Wednesday, calling on Washington not to pu...More..

Siblings Of Arizona Rep. Gosar Skewer Him, Endorse Opponent In Campaign Ad
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Siblings Of Arizona Rep. Gosar Skewer Him, Endorse Opponent In Campaign Ad

The Gosar family was raised in Wyoming, where numerous siblings still live. "They also remarked about their brother's positions on health care, immigration, and the environment". "I couldn't be quiet any lo...More..

Iran's Rouhani blames US-backed Gulf states for military parade attack
by | Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Iran's Rouhani blames US-backed Gulf states for military parade attack

Only a year ago, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman explained in an interview that Saudi Arabia would take the fight to " inside Iran ". Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif said the assault ...More..

Two-Headed Snake Found In Virginia House Backyard
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Two-Headed Snake Found In Virginia House Backyard

The snake is now being monitored by herpetologists at the Wildlife Center of Virginia in Waynesboro. Another person said: "Mutant copperhead , I would faint twice". Professionals are caring for it, and if ...More..

Second woman accuses Brett Kavanaugh, Trump's Supreme Court pick
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Second woman accuses Brett Kavanaugh, Trump's Supreme Court pick

CBS4)- The second woman to come forward and accuse Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct lives in Boulder. Kavanaugh reported to the White House amid the upheaval, but there was no ...More..

Kavanaugh sex assault allegations 'totally political'
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Kavanaugh sex assault allegations 'totally political'

She has agreed to testify on Thursday before the Senate Judiciary Committee . Yet Trump said he was in favor of Ford testifying publicly. The politically charged hearing has already been criticized by Demo...More..

Danish ambassador met with Iranian officials after attack
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Danish ambassador met with Iranian officials after attack

The UAE minister of state for foreign affairs, Anwar Gargash, for his part, stressed his country's rejection of acts of terrorism and accused Tehran of a campaign of "official incitement" against the Emirates...More..

Labour keeps second Brexit referendum on table
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Labour keeps second Brexit referendum on table

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn accepted he would be "bound" by the outcome of Tuesday's conference motion. The motion which delegates will vote on whether to support states: "If we can not get a General Electi...More..

Dallas police officer accused in neighbor’s death fired
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Dallas police officer accused in neighbor’s death fired

When she put her key in the apartment door, which was unlocked and slightly ajar, it opened, the affidavit said. Police said that on the night of September 6, Guyger returned home to the South Side Flats Apar...More..

Lost Indonesian teen found in Guam waters after drifting for 49 days
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Lost Indonesian teen found in Guam waters after drifting for 49 days

Each week, the owner would send someone to collect the fish and replenish supplies of food, fuel and drinking water. One of the biggest challenges of Aldi Novel Adilang's job was supposed to be boredom, as th...More..

by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Second woman makes allegation against Kavanaugh

A search on OpenSecrets.org reveals Keyser's only political donation has been to former Democratic senator Byron Dorgan. Kavanaugh has called Ford's allegation "completely false" and said in a stateme...More..

As he considers 2020, Joe Biden airs regrets of Anita Hill hearings
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

As he considers 2020, Joe Biden airs regrets of Anita Hill hearings

He added: "I hope that they understand what courage it takes for someone to come forward and relive what they believe happened to them, but treat her with respect". "But I never attacked her". Cramer, a top S...More..

Canterbury MP Rosie Duffield says anti-Semitic Labour party members should visit Auschwitz
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Canterbury MP Rosie Duffield says anti-Semitic Labour party members should visit Auschwitz

Corbyn joined local MP Dan Carden at Anfield, meeting with the Fans Supporting Foodbanks initiative before kick-off and paying his respects at the Hillsborough memorial ahead of the game. To drive home the mess...More..

Russian Federation to send newer, S-300 missile defense systems to Syria
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Russian Federation to send newer, S-300 missile defense systems to Syria

The downing of the plane came just hours after Russia announced it had reached a deal with Turkey to avert a Russian-backed Syrian government offensive against the northwestern province of Idlib, one of the l...More..

Almost £14M worth of COCAINE discovered in banana boxes
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Almost £14M worth of COCAINE discovered in banana boxes

The bananas were originally donated because they were already ripe. The Texas Department of Criminal Justice revealed the seizure in a Facebook post . "They immediately notified port authorities and awaited ...More..

Inside Democrats' struggle with the Kavanaugh accusation
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Inside Democrats' struggle with the Kavanaugh accusation

Ramirez is cited by the New Yorker as saying Kavanaugh exposed himself to her during a drunken dormitory party . Most Republicans, including President Donald Trump , have stood by Kavanaugh , but a h...More..

U.S. and China imposed fresh tariffs on each other’s goods
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

U.S. and China imposed fresh tariffs on each other’s goods

The latest tariffs and the threat didn't deter Beijing from launching retaliatory tariffs on American goods worth $60 billion. The United States and China imposed fresh tariffs on each other's goods Monday ...More..

Former Trump Aide Accused Of Slipping Lover Abortion Pill
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Former Trump Aide Accused Of Slipping Lover Abortion Pill

Court documents filed on September 14 and obtained by Splinter , show the details of the disturbing case, which allegedly happened back in 2012 when Miller was working for the Republican advertising firm James...More..

Christine Ford accepts Senate invitation to testify on Kavanaugh allegation Thursday
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Christine Ford accepts Senate invitation to testify on Kavanaugh allegation Thursday

White House spokesperson Raj Shah said President Donald Trump will not name another nominee unless absolutely needed, reported PTI. The paper quoted lawyer Debra Katz as saying she wanted to discuss w...More..

Britain's opposition Labour backs new election over Brexit impasse
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Britain's opposition Labour backs new election over Brexit impasse

After about a five-hour meeting of party members, Labour will vote on a motion that according to the BBC and Guardian newspaper, says: "If we can not get a general election Labour must support all options rem...More..

Iran's Revolutionary Guards threaten to avenge military parade attack that killed 25
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Iran's Revolutionary Guards threaten to avenge military parade attack that killed 25

The Islamic State, regional Arab separatists and other groups have claimed responsibility for the attack. A senior United Arab Emirates ( UAE ) official denied on Sunday that his country had been involved in ...More..

Details of Thursday hearing for Kavanaugh accuser to be set
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Details of Thursday hearing for Kavanaugh accuser to be set

The New Yorker said 53-year-old Deborah Ramirez described the incident in an interview after being contacted by the magazine. Ford's lawyers continue to demand additional witnesses to be called to testify...More..

Pompeo confident U.S. will win China trade war
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Pompeo confident U.S. will win China trade war

China imports far less from the United States , making a dollar-for-dollar match on any new U.S. tariffs impossible. "Protectionist US trade policies have now reached the point where they are materially affe...More..

Maldives opposition leader wins upset poll victory
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Maldives opposition leader wins upset poll victory

Following his victory, Mr Solih said: "This is a moment of happiness, a moment of hope". "I call on Yameen to respect the will of the people and bring about a peaceful, smooth transfer of power", he said on t...More..

College classmate claims Kavanaugh exposed himself to her at party
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

College classmate claims Kavanaugh exposed himself to her at party

During the incident at the " drunken dormitory party ", which happened during their freshman year, the future judge also allegedly forced her to touch his penis without her consent, the New Yorker revealed....More..

Amid Furor, Trump Pushes Pause on Deciding Rosenstein's Fate
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Amid Furor, Trump Pushes Pause on Deciding Rosenstein's Fate

Amid the latest fears of a high-level "bureaucratic coup", Mr. Trump is vowing to weed out the "lingering stench" of hostility toward him that he says exists inside the Justice Department . Some urged him to...More..

Here’s why the market is looking past the trade war
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Here’s why the market is looking past the trade war

He tells reporters at the White House that the new tariffs would be a response to Beijing's announcement that it's retaliating against the Trump administration's imposition of a 10 percent tax on $200 billion...More..

With a Tweet, Trump pours scorn on accuser’s story
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

With a Tweet, Trump pours scorn on accuser’s story

USA lawmakers drew battle lines Sunday ahead of a dramatic showdown over the fate of Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, after a university professor who accuses the judge of sexual assault agreed to testi...More..

Surgeon, woman accused of drugging and raping women
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Surgeon, woman accused of drugging and raping women

The Orange County district attorney on Tuesday announced charges against Dr. Grant Robicheaux and Cerissa Riley and said investigators believe there may be many more victims. Defense attorneys have said R...More..

Lawyer says woman doesn't recall attending party
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Lawyer says woman doesn't recall attending party

The committee said it would not negotiate on other points, though, including Ford's desire for additional witnesses and a request to testify after, not before, Kavanaugh. Kavanaugh's team, however, argues that ...More..

80 dogs rescued from Hurricane Florence up for adoption
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

80 dogs rescued from Hurricane Florence up for adoption

Just days before the good deed went punished, the unregistered shelter was seeking volunteers to help take care of rescue animals. Law enforcement, however, saw her effort to keep the animals dry and safe as ...More..

India, Australia attempt to rescue injured Navy commander
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

India, Australia attempt to rescue injured Navy commander

Indian Navy officer Abhilash Tomy suffered a serious back injury on Saturday when his 10-metre boat, Thuriya , de-masted in extreme weather that saw 14-metre high waves during the Golden Globe Race . "Com...More..

Iran's president blames US after attack on military parade
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Iran's president blames US after attack on military parade

Iran's Foreign Ministry summoned the United Arab Emirates' charge d'affaires on Sunday over comments made about the bloody fusillade at the military parade. Speaking in NY on Saturday, his personal lawyer Rudy ...More..

Maine investigating restaurant that calmed lobsters with pot
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Maine investigating restaurant that calmed lobsters with pot

Gill, who grows marijuana as a licensed medical marijuana caregiver, said they told her the marijuana she grows has to be used for human medical purposes and can not be used to treat lobster. In Maine, mariju...More..