Kavanaugh accuser speaks to newspaper on record

Feinstein called on the FBI to investigate Ford's story "before the Senate moves forward on this nominee". She described Kavanaugh and a friend of his, also in the room, as "stumbling drunk". Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley of Iowa is workin... More..

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Mangkhut leaves death, destruction and chaos from Philippines to China
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Mangkhut leaves death, destruction and chaos from Philippines to China

The Hong Kong Observatory said that although Mangkhut had weakened slightly, its extensive, intense rain bands were bringing heavy downfall and frequent squalls. Families and relatives of miners carry their b...More..

Professor speaks out about 'sexual assault' by Trump Supreme Court pick
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Professor speaks out about 'sexual assault' by Trump Supreme Court pick

Ford said that Kavanaugh covered her mouth his his hand when she attempted to scream. "I thought he might inadvertently kill me", Christine Blasey Ford , now a research psychologist and professor, told th...More..

North and South Korea set up liaison office to 'talk 24/7'
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

North and South Korea set up liaison office to 'talk 24/7'

The resumption of the Kaesong park and other dormant inter-Korean cooperation projects aren't likely to happen anytime soon because US-led global sanctions on North Korea remain in place. The U.S. said Russia...More..

MA gas explosions: Residents allowed to return to homes
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

MA gas explosions: Residents allowed to return to homes

Thousands of people were forced to evacuate. A pipeline controller working at a console in Columbus, Ohio, noticed the pressure increase in a pipeline in Lawrence, Massachusetts, one of the three towns where ...More..

by | Monday, September 17, 2018

Kavanaugh’s Accuser Has Now Come Forward

President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has been accused of sexual assault, but it seems the White House considers the accusation part of a larger battle for men. "From the outset", F...More..

US official confirms further Palestinian aid cut
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

US official confirms further Palestinian aid cut

Ashraf al-Qedra, spokesman of the Health Ministry in Gaza said that three Palestinians were shot dead and hundreds injured by Israeli soldiers' gunfire in various areas in eastern Gaza Strip, close to the borde...More..

FEMA chief says he would 'never intentionally run a program incorrectly'
by | Monday, September 17, 2018

FEMA chief says he would 'never intentionally run a program incorrectly'

Politico said Long began using a staff driver for those journeys when his term began a year ago, and that aides also traveled with him at taxpayer expense. In a statement , FEMA Director of External Affairs J...More..

Trump's Court Pick BREAKS SILENCE on Feinstein's Letter — KAVANAUGH SPEAKS
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Trump's Court Pick BREAKS SILENCE on Feinstein's Letter — KAVANAUGH SPEAKS

The newspaper notes they do not mention Kavanaugh by name but say she was attacked by students "from an elitist boys" school" who went on to become "highly respected and high-ranking members of society in Wash...More..

Tropical Storm Helene heading toward The United Kingdom
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Tropical Storm Helene heading toward The United Kingdom

As Storm Helene gets ready to batter the country, roads and public transport are expected to be impacted. "Some hazy sunshine and we could see temperatures lifting into the mid-20s". "Meanwhile, in some Irish...More..

Air defences down Israeli missiles near Damascus airport - Syrian state media
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Air defences down Israeli missiles near Damascus airport - Syrian state media

The agency, without giving any immediate report of casualties or damage, posted footage of the air defenses being activated. Israeli warplanes attacked Damascus International Airport late Saturday night, ac...More..

MA gas-blast: Residents allowed home after fires and explosions
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

MA gas-blast: Residents allowed home after fires and explosions

Gov. Charlie Baker and other officials announced Sunday morning that people in Lawrence, North Andover and Andover were cleared to return home. Investigators will also look at how local Columbia Gas officia...More..

Tropical Storm Isaac’s Winds Nearing Leeward Islands
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Tropical Storm Isaac’s Winds Nearing Leeward Islands

The Met Office said a Tropical Storm Warning was in effect for Guadeloupe, Dominica and Martinique but was expected to be discontinued by Thursday evening. The hurricane center said Isaac is expected to wea...More..

Hurricane Florence: What storm surge could look like on East Coast
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Hurricane Florence: What storm surge could look like on East Coast

Hurricane Florence's winds began whipping coastal North Carolina on Thursday as the slow-moving tempest began to unleash fierce rains that forecasters warned would cause catastrophic flooding across a wide swa...More..

Eliud Kipchoge smashes marathon world record in Berlin
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Eliud Kipchoge smashes marathon world record in Berlin

Kipruto and Kipsang's times are an indication of how Kipchoge's pace blew the race apart from the outset. While he certainly benefitted greatly then from a highly controlled environment that featured constant...More..

Buhari accepts Adeosun’s resignation, names Zainab Ahmed as replacement
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Buhari accepts Adeosun’s resignation, names Zainab Ahmed as replacement

It was alleged that Kemi Adeosun had resigned under pressure over controversies surrounding her NYSC certificate, but there was no confirmation yet as at the time of this report. Zainab Ahmed was appointed t...More..

Experts disagree on whether Dallas officer could be credible
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Experts disagree on whether Dallas officer could be credible

The document states that officers found several items in the apartment, including two fired cartridge casings, a metal marijuana grinder and 10.4 grams of marijuana. The arrest affidavit for Guyger, filed by ...More..

Swimmer Killed in Rare Cape Cod Shark Attack
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Swimmer Killed in Rare Cape Cod Shark Attack

He realized what was happening when the friend came ashore dragging his injured friend. The incident happened at Newcomb Hollow Beach around lunchtime on Saturday (US time). Newcomb Hollow Beach, where the vi...More..

'Relentless rains' continue as Florence almost stalls over Carolinas
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

'Relentless rains' continue as Florence almost stalls over Carolinas

Florence continues to bring rains and threaten lives on the east coast of the U.S. even after it was downgraded from a hurricane to a tropical storm after making landfall. Trump, who plans a visit to the reg...More..

President Donald Trump claims hurricane Maria death toll rose 'like magic'
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

President Donald Trump claims hurricane Maria death toll rose 'like magic'

They're counting deaths which took place five months after the storm had passed . The mayor of Ceiba, Angel Cruz Ramos, told CNN he's grateful for the generosity, but believes that too much water was d...More..

US Border Patrol agent arrested in 4 deaths, described as ‘serial killer’
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

US Border Patrol agent arrested in 4 deaths, described as ‘serial killer’

Cuellar said Ortiz fled from state troopers and was found hiding in a hotel parking lot in Laredo at around 2 a.m. Saturday. Webb County District Attorney Isidro Alaniz said a woman he attempted kidnap esca...More..

Vladimir Putin attends Russia-China war games
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Vladimir Putin attends Russia-China war games

The Vostok 2018 drills are taking place in eastern Siberia near Russia's border with China and includes 300,000 Russian soldiers, 36,000 tanks, and an undisclosed amount of troops and equipment from Beijing...More..

Russia: UK's novichok interview allegations 'absurd'
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Russia: UK's novichok interview allegations 'absurd'

In the television interview, they denied they were GRU agents and claimed to work instead in the nutrient supplements business. Russian Federation continues to deny the allegations with President Putin ...More..

Hurricane Florence: Latest NOAA Updates from NHC (Sept. 13)
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Hurricane Florence: Latest NOAA Updates from NHC (Sept. 13)

The latest forecast shows the eye of Florence could pass directly over the barrier island, pushing a huge surge of ocean water. The National Hurricane Center noted the following at 11 a.m.: "Florence is mov...More..

Typhoon Mangkhut kills at least 16 in Philippines
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Typhoon Mangkhut kills at least 16 in Philippines

Thousands of people fled their homes in high-risk areas ahead of the storm's arrival because of major flooding and landslide risks. "If these schools or communities don't have enough capacity to immediately...More..

Horror for tourists as rocks fall on to beach on Greek island
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

Horror for tourists as rocks fall on to beach on Greek island

The rest only had minor injuries . Among those injured was a 34-year-old woman from the Czech Republic, who suffered a fractured vertebra. O'Connell estimates there are around 400 to 500 people in the area w...More..

USA imposes sanctions on Russian, Chinese tech firms over N Korea
by | Sunday, September 16, 2018

USA imposes sanctions on Russian, Chinese tech firms over N Korea

This article is strictly for informational purposes only. Haley said Russian interference "sets an unacceptable precedent that damages the sanctity of the United Nations independent panel reporting process". ...More..

Is there an Appetite for Democracy in Hungary?
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Is there an Appetite for Democracy in Hungary?

If launched by the European Council, these procedures will put in place a series of mechanisms created to protect against the breach in terms agreed to by the member state when they joined the European Union. W...More..

Turkey is working to reach ceasefire in Syria's Idlib - foreign minister
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Turkey is working to reach ceasefire in Syria's Idlib - foreign minister

Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu announced the meeting during a visit to Pakistan on Friday. Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani back military action, despite a cease...More..

Trump Denies Puerto Rico's Hurricane Maria Death Toll
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Trump Denies Puerto Rico's Hurricane Maria Death Toll

More than 100 people died as a result of both Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma. Rick Scott: Florida's Republican governor tweeted that he disagreed with Trump. Today I was supposed to write about ...More..

Hurricane Florence latest: Powerful storm to hit Carolinas on USA coast
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Hurricane Florence latest: Powerful storm to hit Carolinas on USA coast

Tropical Storm Florence is continuing to batter the Carolinas since Friday evening with fierce winds, driving rain and catastrophic flooding. Hurricane-force winds extend up to 80 miles from Florence's center...More..

by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

10M in crosshairs of Hurricane ‘Florence’

Screaming winds bent trees toward the ground and raindrops flew sideways as Florence's leading edge whipped the Carolina coast to begin an onslaught that could last for days, leaving a wide area under water fro...More..

Hurricane Florence likely to track over South Carolina, Cause Rain in Triad
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Hurricane Florence likely to track over South Carolina, Cause Rain in Triad

Melody Rawson evacuated her first-floor apartment in Myrtle Beach and arrived at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton, Georgia, to camp for free with three other adults, her disabled son, two dogs and a pet bird...More..

by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Hurricane Florence turns deadly as it pounds Carolinas

Florence plowed into the Carolinas and lumbered slowly inland on Friday, knocking down trees, gorging rivers, dumping sheets of rain and leaving five people dead before it was downgraded to a tropical stor...More..

Trump lashes ex-secretary of state John Kerry for Iran meetings
by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Trump lashes ex-secretary of state John Kerry for Iran meetings

Especially since Kerry carefully deflected a question about whether he'd advised Zarif to "wait out" Trump's time in office. "What Secretary Kerry has done is unseemly and unprecedented ", Pompeo told a ...More..