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Sep 25 2018

Gillibrand and Hirono criticize GOP's handling of Kavanaugh sexual assault allegation

The Senate Judiciary Committee continues to ask Christine Ford to present herself before them on Monday, and for the last few days, there's been a lot of commotion about ...

Sep 25 2018

Rosenstein discussed recording Trump, invoking 25th Amendment

And Rosenstein, the Times reports, thought the president had turned him into a patsy by leaning heavily on a memo he wrote when he swung the axe at Comey. "The special ...

Sep 24 2018

First debate between Cruz and O'Rourke

The debate, slated to begin at 7 p.m. EST, marks the first direct face-off between the two men in a race that has vaulted to the top of the American political consciousne...

Sep 24 2018

Indian bishop arrested for rape of nun

The interview lasted till the evening and will continue for a second day on September 20. Sources close to law enforcement in Kottayam ( Kerala ) said that the latter c...

Sep 24 2018

Iran's Khamenei blames Gulf Arab states for military parade attack

On September 23, Iran's Foreign Ministry summoned the charge d'affaires of the United Arab Emirates , a close Saudi ally, over "irresponsible and disdainful" comment...

Sep 24 2018

US Supreme Court nominee accuser agrees to testify

Lawyers for Ford and bipartisan representatives of the committee came to a tentative agreement for a Thursday hearing after a short but productive phone call late Saturda...

Sep 22 2018

India calls off talks with Pakistan at UNGA

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has lashed out at India's decision to cancel talks between the two countries at next week's United Nations General Assembly , cal...

Sep 22 2018

Avid jogger stabbed to death in Washington's Logan Circle neighborhood

Police have released surveillance video of the suspected attacker. He was found in a local park at 14th and Girard streets in Northwest. Police have nabbed a suspec...

Sep 22 2018

Trump tries a different strategy on assault claim

Leading the way for the GOP is President Donald Trump , the former reality show star who on Friday attacked Ford's credibility and zeroes in on people who "make me look ...

Sep 21 2018

Trump Attacks Kavanaugh Accuser By Name Amid Negotiations For Hearing

They didn't respond for two full days; only after media outlets and a few Democrats started to suggest that the Senate move on without Ford's testimony did they make th...

Sep 21 2018

Shark horror: Child bitten in second horrific attack

Mackay Base Hospital last night confirmed the woman was in a critical condition after losing a significant amount of blood in the attack. There are fears the same shark...

Sep 21 2018

European Union trashes Theresa May's Brexit plan

We need serious engagement in resolving the two big problems in the negotiations and we stand ready". "The trouble with the position the European Union took yesterday i...

Sep 21 2018

5 people, 3 of them infants, stabbed at NYC day care center

It is not clear how old the three infants were, but one of them is in critical condition according to police. Antonetti said that the attacker, who has not yet been pub...

Sep 21 2018

Under right terms, Kavanaugh accuser may testify after all

But only if agreement can be reached on "terms that are fair and which ensure her safety", the attorney, Debra Katz, said in an email to the committee revealed earlie...

Sep 20 2018

GOP says time running out for Kavanaugh accuser to talk

Kavanaugh has denied the assault allegation . Ford, a research psychologist at Palo Alto University in California, came forward over the weekend to allege that Ka...

Sep 20 2018

Syria's Assad offers condolences to Russia's Putin for Il-20 plane crash

Israel was forced to make a rare admission that it was behind the attack on Tuesday after a Russian jet was downed on Monday by Syrian aerial defenses, killing 15 troops....

Sep 20 2018

Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif and daughter Maryam freed from jail

Nawaz Sharif, 68, Maryam, 44, and Safdar, 54, were sentenced to 10 years, seven years and one year, respectively, in prison and fined in the Avenfield properties case. Th...

Sep 19 2018

Michael Jordan to donate $2 million for hurricane relief

State Highway Patrol Sgt. Michael Baker said via phone that the drone operations will continue over the highway as the agency works to identify flooded and troubled areas...

Sep 19 2018

Syria downs Russian military plane during Israeli air strike

Some Russian lawmakers and retired military officers called for a forceful response, saying Russia should provide Syria with the S-300 air defense systems and other sophi...