Sunday November 18-th, 2018

Trump administration proposes more curbs to immigration Trump administration proposes more curbs to immigration

Nielsen said the proposed rule "will implement a law passed by Congress meant to promote immigrant self-sufficiency and protect finite resources by ensuring that they are not likely to become burdens on American taxpayers". Undocumented migrant...

Joe Biden invokes 'Deliverance' rape scene in defense of Kavanaugh accuser Joe Biden invokes 'Deliverance' rape scene in defense of Kavanaugh accuser

Friday, Biden said "it takes enormous courage for a woman to come forward in the bright lights of millions of people watching and relive something that happened to her". Kavanaugh's confirmation has been brought to a halt by allegations that he attem...

Another woman accuses Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct

They also compared the current controversy to the sexual harassment allegations against Clarence Thomas by Anita Hill in 1991. Senate Judiciary Committee staff have written lawyers for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's accuser, Christine B...

Dozens of Potential Victims Come Forward in OC Doctor Sex Case Dozens of Potential Victims Come Forward in OC Doctor Sex Case

During a news conference announcing the charges on Tuesday, Rackauckas said that prosecutors had found "thousands" of videos on Robicheaux's phone that they believe could include other potential victims. He cited extensive videos and photos on Robich...

Brett Kavanaugh Accused of Sexual Misconduct by Second Woman Brett Kavanaugh Accused of Sexual Misconduct by Second Woman

In a series of tweets Thursday , Ed Whelan presented a freaky theory on Twitter that accuser Christine Blasey Ford was not sexually assaulted by Kavanaugh when the two were high school students, as she alleged. Senate Majority Leader Mitch Mc...

Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford To Testify Thursday Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford To Testify Thursday

Trump and the White House had been careful not to malign Ford after her allegations surfaced, but Trump dropped the restraint in his tweets on Friday. "Your cavalier treatment of a sexual assault survivor who has been doing her best to cooperat...

Iran summons UK, Dutch and Danish envoys over attack on military parade Iran summons UK, Dutch and Danish envoys over attack on military parade

He dismissed a claim by the Islamic State group for the attack . Rouhani's remarks could refer to Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates or Bahrain - close USA military allies that view Iran as a regional menace over its support for militant gro...

North Carolina woman may face charges for sheltering pets during Hurricane Florence North Carolina woman may face charges for sheltering pets during Hurricane Florence

Unlike companion animals, who by law must be included in government evacuation plans during natural disasters, farmed animals are not given legal protections. Hedges has only been charged with (12) counts of misdemeanor practice/attempt veterinary me...

Maine Health Department Prohibits Restaurant Giving Lobsters Marijuana Maine Health Department Prohibits Restaurant Giving Lobsters Marijuana

When Gill then removed Roscoe's claw bands and returned him to a tank with the other lobsters, she says, he was less aggressive. "After being contacted by the state, and upon reviewing its present laws and codes applicable to this [issue], we are c...

Sen. Heller reportedly refers to Kavanaugh assault allegation as a ‘hiccup’ Sen. Heller reportedly refers to Kavanaugh assault allegation as a ‘hiccup’

Heller is now in a tight race with Democratic Rep. Jacky Rosen , a first-term congresswoman who stands to benefit from a wave of Democratic and female activism fueled by opposition to Trump. Weeks before the 2016 election, Heller infamously said tha...

Freeland brings optimism, resolve to desk as NAFTA talks resume Freeland brings optimism, resolve to desk as NAFTA talks resume

Trump struck a side-deal on NAFTA with Mexico last month, and has threatened to exclude Canada if necessary. "We would like the government of the United States and the government of Canada to come to an agreement so the treaty can be trilateral, as...

$18 Million Worth of Cocaine Found In Bananas Donated To Prison $18 Million Worth of Cocaine Found In Bananas Donated To Prison

Two sergeants from the Scott Unit collected the boxes, but became suspicious as one of the boxes felt different. The Texas Department of Criminal Justice received a donation of two pallets containing 45 boxes of bananas from the Ports of America in...

Labour split looms over Brexit as Jeremy Corbyn backs a second referendum Labour split looms over Brexit as Jeremy Corbyn backs a second referendum

With over half a million people on its books Labour has one of the most representative memberships in United Kingdom politics, and according to recent polls, some 85 per cent of them back a vote on the outcome of Brexit negotiations. Outside the La...

Roy Waller, NorCal Rapist Suspect: 5 Fast Facts Roy Waller, NorCal Rapist Suspect: 5 Fast Facts

Neighbors at the Benicia home where he has lived with his wife are stunned. A combination of DNA evidence and photos led to his arrest, officials said. "Today we can bring some closure to the victim in Contra Costa County, who was attacked in Marti...

Widespread damage after tornado hits Ontario and Quebec

A tornado damaged cars in Gatineau, Que., and houses in a community west of Ottawa on Friday afternoon as much of southern Ontario saw severe thunderstorms and high wind gusts, Environment Canada said. The agency tweeted drone footage on Saturday m...

Furious Iran summons British diplomats after 25 slaughtered in military parade terror Furious Iran summons British diplomats after 25 slaughtered in military parade terror

Khamenei ordered security forces to bring to justice those responsible for one of the worst assaults ever against the Revolutionary Guards, the most powerful military force in the country, which answers to him. No group has claimed responsibility for...

Jason Miller Steps Away from Role at CNN Jason Miller Steps Away from Role at CNN

A former Trump campaign spokesperson was accused of slipping an abortion pill into his pregnant girlfriend's smoothie - sending her to the hospital and almost causing her to go into a coma, according to court documents. It was then that Miller allege...

Kavanaugh accuser tentatively agrees to testify Thursday Kavanaugh accuser tentatively agrees to testify Thursday

Ford decides not to testify". Moreover, the West Wing aides who had urged Trump to remain muted in his response to the accusations anxious about how the president might react to an hourslong, televised hearing. Given all the time that's passed, I...

Gaza officials say Palestinian killed at border protest Gaza officials say Palestinian killed at border protest

The North African country has also been mediating between the Islamic movement and Israel to reach a possible cease-fire. An Israeli military spokeswoman said troops came under attack on the border fence in the southern Gaza Strip, stones and fir...

Plane dispatched from Perth to rescue sailor Plane dispatched from Perth to rescue sailor

Tomy is representing India in the Golden Globe Race 2018 (GGR). An executive jet has been despatched from Perth, Western Australia to assess the situation and is expected to reach the area at around 02:30 UTC Sunday. Indian Navy's own ship INS S...

Corbyn: 'I'll back a People's Vote'

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has long opposed that idea, and a showdown on the issue looms at the party's annual conference, which starts Sunday in the port city of Liverpool. "Obviously I'm bound by the democracy of our party", Corbyn told the BBC....

GOP's Graham assures respectful hearing for Ford GOP's Graham assures respectful hearing for Ford

Grassley had extended the deadline, which had originally been set for the end of the day on Friday. The Senate Judiciary Committee had delayed a vote on Kavanaugh's confirmation after California professor Christine Blasey Ford's allegations eme...

#WhyIDidntReport: Victims respond to Trump’s tweet on Kavanaugh accuser #WhyIDidntReport: Victims respond to Trump’s tweet on Kavanaugh accuser

If any survivor of sexual assault would like to add to this, please do so in the replies. Ford, a California professor, initially made the accusation in a confidential letter and only came out publicly because she felt her "civic responsibility" wa...

China 'outraged' by US sanctions over Russian weapons buy China 'outraged' by US sanctions over Russian weapons buy

The Chinese ministry responded to the tariffs, stating: "The Chinese side has made the decision to immediately call back People's Liberation Army Navy head, Shen Jinlong, who was taking part in the 23rd International Seapower Symposium and planned to...

Cruz to Take on Senate Challenger O'Rourke in Debate Cruz to Take on Senate Challenger O'Rourke in Debate

At the same time, his campaign has kept the spotlight and money away from other races that are critical to Democrats' hopes of taking the Senate in states such as Nevada and Tennessee. A lot of people listen to what he has to say. 'But I'll tell yo...

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