Liberals rally on court steps against Kavanaugh

Eastern Time on Monday. In a primetime announcement at the White House , Mr Trump praised his pick as a "brilliant jurist". Hardiman , 53, has served on the Philadelphia-based 3rd U.S. Kennedy's retirement left a hole for Trump to fill smack ... More..

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Turkey dismisses over 18,000 army, civilian personnel over coup links
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Turkey dismisses over 18,000 army, civilian personnel over coup links

Turkey has been under a state of emergency for almost two years, declared after a failed coup attempt in July 2016. Moreover, 1,052 people, including judicial candidates and civil servants were dismissed fro...More..

Will the US Senate vote for Trump's Supreme Court nominee?
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Will the US Senate vote for Trump's Supreme Court nominee?

With Kavanaugh, Trump is replacing a swing vote on the nine-member court with a staunch conservative. Since 2006, he has served on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. He has written roughly 300 opinions as a...More..

YouTube To Invest $25 Million In Countering Fake News
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

YouTube To Invest $25 Million In Countering Fake News

This year, the platform was forced to apologize when a video that reached the top of its Trending section claimed Parkland school shooting victim David Hogg was a "crisis actor". The statement continued: "Tod...More..

Brexit, stage right: how Theresa May faced down United Kingdom government rebels
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Brexit, stage right: how Theresa May faced down United Kingdom government rebels

Numerous prime minister's supporters believe she would win a contest and cement her authority; but May would face a leadership challenge if she lost, with Johnson among the potential candidates. Hunt, who had...More..

Suspects Pummel 92-Year-Old Man with Brick in Southern Los Angeles
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Suspects Pummel 92-Year-Old Man with Brick in Southern Los Angeles

Rodriguez is now hospitalized for his injuries. The witness told the Sacramento Bee that the mother told Rodriguez: 'Go back to your country, why are you here?' Rodriguez travels to the US yearly from Micho...More..

Democratic senator leaves door slightly open to voting for Kavanaugh
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Democratic senator leaves door slightly open to voting for Kavanaugh

US President Donald Trump is still deliberating on Supreme Court pick. Kavanaugh , 53, had always been mentioned in Washington chatter as a potential high court choice by a Republican president because o...More..

Eight soccer players rescued from cave, 4 more remain trapped
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Eight soccer players rescued from cave, 4 more remain trapped

Musk on Sunday shared photos and videos of a small submarine-like vessel that could help rescue the group stranded on a muddy ledge about 2.5 miles from the cave's main entrance, and about half a mile below the...More..

These two judges are favorites to win Supreme Court nod
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

These two judges are favorites to win Supreme Court nod

Kavanaugh became Trump's second lifetime appointment to the nation's highest judicial body in his 18 months in office. "This is a nightmare for red-state Democrats to oppose a highly qualified nominee, and a...More..

Trump pardons OR ranchers whose case sparked 2016 militia standoff
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Trump pardons OR ranchers whose case sparked 2016 militia standoff

The Hammonds were convicted in 2012 on two counts of committing arson on federal land. "The 2001 blaze burned 139 acres of public land, according to court documents; the 2006 fire - for which only Steven was ...More..

Miracle Rescue In ThailandMiracle Rescue In Thailand
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Miracle Rescue In ThailandMiracle Rescue In Thailand

Rescue teams have been helped by the fact that the rain stopped for several days, Chinchar said , allowing water to be pumped out of the cave and making it possible for the four boys and specialist rescue team...More..

Trump's strained visit with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, meeting with Putin
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Trump's strained visit with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, meeting with Putin

In the unimaginable event that such support would be forthcoming, Trump would bring down America's whole economic, social, and national security house of cards. In an earlier Twitter posting, the president sing...More..

Rescue workers search for survivors in Japan floods
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Rescue workers search for survivors in Japan floods

Residents look at a flooded road and houses in Kurashiki, Okayama prefecture. A range of companies including Mazda Motor Corp, Daihatsu Motor Co and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd halted work at factories as...More..

Baby Trump Balloon Approved By London Mayor To Be Flown During Visit
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Baby Trump Balloon Approved By London Mayor To Be Flown During Visit

Activists planning a demonstration during President Donald Trump's upcoming visit to London have received permission to elevate their protest to new heights - with a blimp. Set to fly above Parliament Squ...More..

About 20 injured in South Africa charter plane crash
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

About 20 injured in South Africa charter plane crash

A charter aircraft crashed in Kameeldrift on Tuesday afternoon. The plane crash near Moloto Road which runs alongside Wonderboom airport but it remains unclear what caused the crash or what type of aircraft i...More..

Fire likely cause of 2016 EgyptAir crash: probe
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Fire likely cause of 2016 EgyptAir crash: probe

Egyptair flight MS-804 plunged into the Mediterranean about 130kms north of the Egyptian city of Alexandria on May 19, 2016, with 56 passengers and 10 crew on board. An official at Egypt's aviation ministry, wh...More..

New Jersey mother survives crash that killed husband, 4 daughters
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

New Jersey mother survives crash that killed husband, 4 daughters

The oldest daughter had just graduated from college and Danna was going to be a senior in high school. "She nodded her head and goes on and off sleeping", he said. Authorities on Sunday identified the wrong-w...More..

Britain turns against Theresa May on Brexit, Sky Data poll finds
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Britain turns against Theresa May on Brexit, Sky Data poll finds

May met with Conservative lawmakers in a packed room at Parliament, in a bid to calm the feverish atmosphere in the deeply divided party. May said that was the "only way to avoid a hard border" between the U....More..

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson resigns amid Cabinet's deep divisions over Brexit
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson resigns amid Cabinet's deep divisions over Brexit

Mr Johnson does not pull any punches, saying Brexit "should be about opportunity and hope" and a "chance to do things differently", but "that dream is dying, suffocated by needless self-doubt". But former Conse...More..

UK's May names new foreign secretary
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

UK's May names new foreign secretary

Johnson, one of the best-known and most flamboyant members of the government, quit just hours after the resignation late Sunday of Brexit Secretary David Davis, the government's top Brexit official. May's sup...More..

Donald Trump goes to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in strong position
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Donald Trump goes to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in strong position

During a rally last week in Montana, Trump vowed that he would "tell NATO: 'You've got to start paying your bills."' The president also bemoaned that Americans were "the schmucks that are paying for the whole...More..

The Trump Presidency: Brett Kavanaugh nominated to Supreme Court
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

The Trump Presidency: Brett Kavanaugh nominated to Supreme Court

Unlike Forrest Gump, Judge Kavanaugh is regarded on all sides as one of the most brilliant jurists of his generation. He noted that he understood the gravity of this matter and believed Kavanaugh has "impecca...More..

by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Widow of Nobel dissident Liu Xiaobo 'leaves China'

But China Human Rights Defenders researcher Frances Eve said Liu's release was an "easy win" for China. "Liu Xia might not be able to speak much for fear of her brother's safety", Poon said. Western diplomats...More..

by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

People think David Davis secretly wrote 'It's coming home' in his resignation

Unlike Raab, who has always backed the move to leave the European Union , Hunt was not a Brexit believer at the start but has come around in recent months. The European Commission declined to comment on Mr Dav...More..

Heartbreaking scenes in Thai boat sinking
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Heartbreaking scenes in Thai boat sinking

Thailand is in the middle of its rainy season, which usually runs from May to mid-October and often generates high winds and flash storms in coastal areas. Mr Weerasak also noted that local businesses in Phuk...More..

Trump admin won't meet deadline to reunite separated families
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Trump admin won't meet deadline to reunite separated families

As for most of the rest of the under-5 children who have yet to reunited with their families, Fabian said that their parents have already been released into the US, have been deported, or are behind bars on cri...More..

WhatsApp testing Suspicious Link Detection feature to weed out spam
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

WhatsApp testing Suspicious Link Detection feature to weed out spam

The feature, called 'Suspicious Link Detection , ' is now in testing and will be rolled out in the near future. To those interested in knowing more details, the above features have been located on the WhatsA...More..

Thai Cave Rescue: Sixth Boy Leaves, Six Soccer Players and Coach Remain
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Thai Cave Rescue: Sixth Boy Leaves, Six Soccer Players and Coach Remain

Technology billionaire Elon Musk went into the cave on Monday and left the rescue team with a "kid-sized" submarine his company SpaceX had built, Thailand's interior Minister Anupong Paochinda said . "If P...More..

US Embassy in Haiti Warns Americans to 'Shelter in Place' Over Riots
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

US Embassy in Haiti Warns Americans to 'Shelter in Place' Over Riots

The U.S. Embassy in Port-au-Prince on Sunday warned U.S. citizens to shelter in place as well. But his administration bowed to pressure after demonstrators took to the streets in protest. "We urge USA citizen...More..

China welcomes Air India's decision to change Taiwan's name on its website
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

China welcomes Air India's decision to change Taiwan's name on its website

Air India operates flights to two destinations in China region - Shanghai and Hong Kong. It underlined that Air India was a "state-owned airline". Lu, the Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson , reiterat...More..

Donald Trump nominates Judge Brett Kavanaugh to Supreme Court
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Donald Trump nominates Judge Brett Kavanaugh to Supreme Court

Trump planned to announce his pick Monday night. Kavanaugh thanked Trump for nominating him and expressed gratitude at the prospect of sitting where Kennedy did. The front-runner was a front-runner for a ...More..

Boris Johnson Quits U.K. Government in Blow to Brexit, Theresa May
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Boris Johnson Quits U.K. Government in Blow to Brexit, Theresa May

Which is probably more than you can say for Theresa May and her Chequers Brexit plans. Johnson is the second major Brexiteer to resign in two days, following Brexit Secretary David Davis , who turned in hi...More..

by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

OR fugitive charged for burying baby alive near Missoula

As law enforcement was still en route to the hot springs, more people at the hot springs called dispatchers, telling them that the man was threatening people, saying he had a gun and reaching into his pockets. ...More..

Trump's former personal driver sues over 'exploited' wages
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Trump's former personal driver sues over 'exploited' wages

This lawsuit is the latest in a string of suits brought against the President and his organisations by former employees and suppliers, all of whom cite common grievances: that Trump wilfully underpaid or failed...More..

by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Brexit secretary David Davis resigns

In his letter, Johnson acknowleged his argument against the blueprint "were too few to prevail" however said he was unable to promote May's Brexit plans with collective responsibility. They also argued that the...More..