Sunday November 18-th, 2018

Kavanaugh sex assault allegations 'totally political:' Trump Kavanaugh sex assault allegations 'totally political:' Trump

A week earlier California professor Christine Blasey Ford said Kavanaugh tried to tear her clothes off in an assault during a party around 1982 when both were students at elite private high schools in Washington . "I have faith in God and I ha...

Senate Judiciary Committee sets Kavanaugh vote for Friday Senate Judiciary Committee sets Kavanaugh vote for Friday

The sharp exchanges on the Senate floor came one day after Kavanaugh appeared on US cable television - an unprecedented move for a Supreme Court nominee - to refute all allegations of sexual misconduct. This is not the first time that the preside...

Iran's Rouhani slams United States 'economic terrorism' in clash with Trump Iran's Rouhani slams United States 'economic terrorism' in clash with Trump

Besides calling out Iran , Trump also criticized China for its trade practices but made no mention of Russia's interference in Syria's war or its suspected meddling in USA elections. US President Donald Trump wants Iran to be isolated by natio...

Swedish PM Lofven voted out by parliament, new government unclear Swedish PM Lofven voted out by parliament, new government unclear

Sweden's prime minister lost a vote of confidence in parliament on Tuesday after an election this month stripped him of his majority. The speaker of parliament, Andreas Norlen, was expected to meet the leaders of the eight parties represented in pa...

White House 'Open' To Hearing From Second Kavanaugh Accuser

A day after Kavanaugh proclaimed his innocence and President Trump bashed a second accuser, Debbie Ramirez , Senate leaders were setting a course for a quick vote. "They're really con artists". Trump's comments on Tuesday fly in the face of sex...

Bodies of missing British millionaire and Thai wife found buried on property Bodies of missing British millionaire and Thai wife found buried on property

Police in northern Thailand have arrested three men over the murder of a Scottish millionaire and his wife. The men also implicated Hogg's brother-in-law, Warut Satchakit, in the crime. Neighbours described Mr Hogg's wife as "the most lovely woman ...

Trump attacks Iranian leadership, boasts of accomplishments

But on two others countries that Trump lambasted previous year - Iran and Venezuela - the president offered fresh warnings. Iran's leaders sow chaos, death and destruction in Syria", Trump said, adding that "they do not respect their neighbors ...

Weather Authority: Rain showers likely on Tuesday Weather Authority: Rain showers likely on Tuesday

Showers and isolated thunderstorms will develop after midnight in western Wisconsin, and push across the state. So, some of the thunderstorms may produce some downpours and gusty winds. After a wet and stormy Tuesday , rain chances will taper off in...

Philippine senator critical of Duterte arrested Philippine senator critical of Duterte arrested

Duterte voided an amnesty and ordered the police and military to arrest him. The senator also backed the preliminary investigation by the worldwide criminal court into possible crimes against humanity being committed by Duterte in his war on drugs....

'Extremely rare' two-headed snake found in backyard 'Extremely rare' two-headed snake found in backyard

The Wildlife Center of Virginia took in the snake for examination and radiographs. Image: Wildlife Centre of Virginia. Perry found out that the snake is one body, one heart, one set of lungs, but two heads. While two-headed snakes are rare, they re...

Cabinet rallies around May on Chequers plan for Brexit Cabinet rallies around May on Chequers plan for Brexit

Senior Tory Leavers including David Davis and Jacob Rees-Mogg attended the launch of a report by the Institute of Economic Affairs think tank calling on the Government to seek a "basic" free trade agreement for goods of the kind struck between the ...

Trudeau at the UN-follow Mandela’s example Trudeau at the UN-follow Mandela’s example

He was joined by ministers for National Development Planning, Alexander Chiteme (National Development Planning), Joseph Malanji (Foreign Affairs), Elizabeth Phiri (Gender), Zambia's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Ambassador Lazarous K...

Hong Kong-Guangzhou bullet train service launched Hong Kong-Guangzhou bullet train service launched

Chief Executive of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Carrie Lam has highlighted the significance of the Hong Kong section of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong highspeed rail, which is to be launched on Sunday. The Greater Bay A...

Trump weighs draft order targeting Google, Facebook Trump weighs draft order targeting Google, Facebook

The text also demands that federal agencies investigation any potential "violation of the antitrust laws" by an online platform. In August, President Trump claimed that social media platforms were discriminating against conservative voices, somet...

New Zealand PM's three-month-old 'First Baby' makes United Nations debut

Ms Ardern was playing down Neve's appearance on the world stage. 'I wish I could have captured the startled look on a Japanese delegation inside United Nations yesterday who walked into a meeting room in the middle of a nappy change. Almost 130 l...

Labour plunged into new confusion over second European Union referendum — BREXIT CLASH

He stressed the party was deliberately not being "prescriptive" about the question that could be posed in another referendum, and was "certainly not ruling out" the option to stay in the EU. " The time has gone for sitting on the fence", said Mike B...

Avenatti Claims Evidence Of Kavanaugh Gang Rape & Drug Parties

Avenatti, who also represents porn star Stormy Daniels , tweeted that Ramirez was not her client. Avenatti later told Politico that he's representing a group of people who can corroborate allegations involving Kavanaugh and Judge . The lawyer...

Rouhani lashes out: 'Iran will defeat Trump just like it did Saddam' Rouhani lashes out: 'Iran will defeat Trump just like it did Saddam'

President Hassan Rouhani vowed on Saturday to boost Iran's ballistic missile capabilities despite Western concerns that were cited by his USA counterpart Donald Trump in May when he abandoned a landmark nuclear deal with Tehran. The US maintains ...

Plane Downing Result of 'Premeditated' Actions by Israeli Pilots: Russia Plane Downing Result of 'Premeditated' Actions by Israeli Pilots: Russia

National Security Adviser John Bolton discusses "Protecting American Constitutionalism and Sovereignty from International Threats", at a forum hosted by the Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies in Washington, U.S. General Assembly. ...

May Says Brexit Talks Have Hit Impasse, EU Must Produce Alternative Plans May Says Brexit Talks Have Hit Impasse, EU Must Produce Alternative Plans

Some critics said that the controversial Chequers plan will leave Britain "half in, half out" of the EU. "We need serious engagement on resolving the two main problems in the negotiations and we stand ready". We will set out our alternative that pres...

Yale Law School professors cancel class as students protest Kavanaugh nomination

Kavanaugh, a graduate of Yale College and Yale Law School, has been accused by Christine Blasey Ford of sexual assault when they were in high school and by Deborah Ramirez of exposing himself to her at a party when they were in college.

Rod Rosenstein on his way to White House Rod Rosenstein on his way to White House

There were conflicting reports about whether he had offered his resignation , had already resigned or was expecting to be fired . Rosenstein said he was joking, but is reportedly leaving his post as deputy attorney general. Rosenstein oversee...

U.S. may bar visa if you intend to use public facilities U.S. may bar visa if you intend to use public facilities

The changes, if adopted, would potentially affect those applying for immigration visas or those with temporary residency seeking to remain in the country. "The department takes seriously its responsibility to be transparent in its rule-making and is ...

#WhyIDidntReport: Twitter Reacts to Donald Trump's Attack on Christine Ford #WhyIDidntReport: Twitter Reacts to Donald Trump's Attack on Christine Ford

While it's vital that allegations of sexual abuse always be taken seriously, we must not allow the presumption of innocence on the part of the accused to be minimized. And yet, despite the effort and trauma and prior socialization that has told us ye...

Trump praises trade deal with South Korea Trump praises trade deal with South Korea

While heading for a meeting with Moon and the leaders from 29 other countries at the United Nations headqurters Monday, the U.S. president said his second summit with the North Korean leader may take place "quite soon", the Associated Press reporte...

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