2 dead and 700 people sought medical help for overdose at festival

People always have and probably always will take drugs. "I don't want to see this ever happen again -young lives lost for no reason". 1 and three people are in a critical condition. Festival organisers expressed their condolences for the victims' fam... More..

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Former Girlfriends And Longtime Friends Come to Brett Kavanaugh's Defense
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Former Girlfriends And Longtime Friends Come to Brett Kavanaugh's Defense

Supreme Court. Democrats maintain that they want the Federal Bureau of Investigation to reopen the background check ahead of a hearing. "I've said from the beginning that these are very serious allegations...More..

Where Did Christine Blasey Ford Go to High School?
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Where Did Christine Blasey Ford Go to High School?

Once nominated, high-court nominees customarily make pro forma rounds of Senate offices and then retreat beyond public view, to be drilled by tough-minded interrogators preparing them for searing Judiciary Comm...More..

USA to spare Apple watch, many gadgets from new China tariffs
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

USA to spare Apple watch, many gadgets from new China tariffs

The US administration said it is giving US businesses a chance to adjust and look for alternative supply chains by delaying an increase to 25 percent on January 1 for the US$200 billion batch of Chinese goods...More..

'Fort Trump'? Polish President urges USA to consider opening base
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

'Fort Trump'? Polish President urges USA to consider opening base

Standing beside Trump at the White House news conference, Duda was unapologetic in his praise for Trump's leadership and business acumen as the Polish president pitched a military expansion that could reignite ...More..

Joe Lieberman: John Kerry’s Meetings with Iran Send Wrong Message
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Joe Lieberman: John Kerry’s Meetings with Iran Send Wrong Message

You can't find precedent for this in U.S. history and the secretary ought not engage in this kind of behavior. Prior to the " Real Time " venue, in a separate media appearance on Hugh Hewitt's radio show, Ker...More..

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Trump Administration's 'Neglect' 'Inaction' Caused Deaths in Puerto Rico
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Trump Administration's 'Neglect' 'Inaction' Caused Deaths in Puerto Rico

I love Puerto Rico!" Fox Business host Lou Dobbs called out Donald Trump's Florida allies Governor Rick Scott and Rep. Ron DeSantis last night, as he suggested they betrayed the president by not sidin...More..

White House is Planning an Attack on Kavanaugh Accuser, Christine Blasey Ford
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

White House is Planning an Attack on Kavanaugh Accuser, Christine Blasey Ford

Ford deserves to be heard, but so do these women. The Kavanaugh case comes at a particularly fraught time in American political life, with a president facing possible legal action that could prompt a Supre...More..

Florence death toll reaches 23; destruction expected to worsen
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Florence death toll reaches 23; destruction expected to worsen

The Hornets and National Basketball Association merchandising partner Fanatics have also designed a special T-shirt featuring the Hornets logo in the middle of the states of North and SC surrounded by the words...More..

Trump Orders Declassification Of Key Russia Docs, Text Messages
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Trump Orders Declassification Of Key Russia Docs, Text Messages

Ranking member on the House Intelligence Committee Rep. Adam Schiff , D-California, called Mr. Trump's move a "clear abuse of power" and accused him of deciding "to intervene in a pending law enforcement inv...More..

by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Echoes of Anita Hill in #MeToo allegation against Brett Kavanaugh

From there, she claims she was pushed into a bedroom and on top of a bed, where she said Kavanaugh, then 17, attacked her. "The FBI is not doing any further investigation". "It's been hard for Blasey Ford...More..

by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Democrats Want FBI To Investigate Kavanaugh Allegations. It Likely Won't

The President also once again lamented Sen. All that's certain at the moment is that a hearing is scheduled for Monday, and that both Kavanaugh and Blasey Ford have been invited and have expressed an openne...More..

by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Body of missing boy swept away by flood waters found Monday morning

The station reported that the boy is named Kaiden Lee-Welch. The body of a 14-month-old boy swept away from his mother in rushing floodwater was recovered today as record rainfall continued to wreak havoc in ...More..

Trump orders 'immediate' declassification of FISA documents, DOJ-FBI texts
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Trump orders 'immediate' declassification of FISA documents, DOJ-FBI texts

According to Sanders' statement, Trump also directed the Justice Department to publicly release in full the text messages of Comey, Ohr, former acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe, former FBI lawyer Lisa Pag...More..

Floodwaters rise as Hurricane Florence stalks south-eastern US
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Floodwaters rise as Hurricane Florence stalks south-eastern US

Roy Cooper . "The floodwaters were rising so I figured I better get out of there", he said. Parts of freeways - dotted with rescue boats - have morphed into free-flowing waterways. The N.C. Highway Patrol has...More..

Joe Biden reacts to Kavanaugh allegation, reviving memories of Anita Hill hearing
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Joe Biden reacts to Kavanaugh allegation, reviving memories of Anita Hill hearing

During all that time , "they did not raise it", he said in a Senate floor speech. The president himself has faced accusations of affairs and unwanted advances - not to mention his taped comments about grop...More..

ConCourt judgment could see marijuana ruling go up in flames
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

ConCourt judgment could see marijuana ruling go up in flames

The ruling came after a provincial high court in 2017 found out that the use of cannabis in private space should be allowed because laws against it were inconsistent with the country's constitution. If the pers...More..

Senate to Hold Public Hearing on Kavanaugh Sexual-Assault Allegation
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Senate to Hold Public Hearing on Kavanaugh Sexual-Assault Allegation

Christine Blasey Ford , the woman who wrote the initial letter to her congresswoman and California senator Dianne Feinstein alleging Kavanaugh assaulted her when she was a teenager, says she is willing to te...More..

Samsung, Hyundai in Moon’s plan to wean Kim off nukes with cash
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Samsung, Hyundai in Moon’s plan to wean Kim off nukes with cash

Moon is hoping to mediate an impasse between the United states and the North over the latter's nuclear weapons programme. Skepticism remains over whether the North Korean leader is serious about denuclearizat...More..

Russia Registered Rocket Launches From French Frigate in Mediterranean
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Russia Registered Rocket Launches From French Frigate in Mediterranean

Syrian forces reportedly responded to a number of Israeli missiles that were launched towards the city of Latakia, when it accidentally shot the Russian maritime patrol aircraft. Sean Robertson tells VOA on S...More..

FEMA postpones nationwide test of wireless 'Presidential Alert' system
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

FEMA postpones nationwide test of wireless 'Presidential Alert' system

Here's what the text will look like when it comes across your phone. CIting its ongoing response to Hurricane Florence in the Southeast, the Federal Emergency Management Agency has postponed a nationwide test...More..

Two fall ill in United Kingdom city where ex-spy was poisoned
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Two fall ill in United Kingdom city where ex-spy was poisoned

In a statement, Wiltshire Police said there was nothing to suggest the incident at the Prezzo restaurant involved the nerve agent Novichok, and that it was not clear whether a crime had been committed. "The fac...More..

by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

California Psychologist Goes Public with Sex Assault Allegation Against Kavanaugh

Ford said she had sought anonymity, but as portions of her story emerged without her consent, decided that she should be the one to tell it. Her attorney, Debra Katz, told CNN on Monday morning that Ford wo...More..

by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Syrian TV says Israeli strikes hit state company, 10 injured

The fate of the 14 people on board the missing plane is unknown, and a rescue operation has been organised out of the Hmeymim base, the ministry said. The Syrian government regularly accuses Israel of targeting...More..

by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Trump Orders Declassification of Parts of FISA Application Related to Carter Page

Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) said. They believe that the FISA court incorrectly allowed the surveillance on the basis of the material in the dossier. Metcalfe said while he's "amazed to see" what Trump's declassifi...More..

VK Singh calls Imran Khan puppet of Pakistan Army
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

VK Singh calls Imran Khan puppet of Pakistan Army

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had made clear India's expectations from Islamabad , when he had urged in a letter to Prime Minister Imran Khan that he should help foster a terrorism-free South Asia. In his m...More..

Trump readies tariffs on $200 billion more Chinese goods despite talks
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Trump readies tariffs on $200 billion more Chinese goods despite talks

A public comment period ended last week for the $200 billion tariff list, which included various internet technology products and other electronics, printed circuit boards, and consumer goods ranging from handb...More..

Gunmen disguised as mariachi musicians in Mexico City kill 5, wound 8
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Gunmen disguised as mariachi musicians in Mexico City kill 5, wound 8

Mexico City's prosecutors' office said Saturday that at least one foreigner was among the wounded. They were still on the run as of Saturday night, and it was unclear if either of the people being questioned w...More..

by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Elon Musk sued by British cave diver over 'pedo' remark

The complaint filed in the US District Court in Los Angeles seeks at least $105,000 in compensatory damages, plus unspecified punitive damages. It appeared that Musk's anger and accusations were perhaps spa...More..

Outside groups dig in as allegation roils Kavanaugh nomination
by | Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Outside groups dig in as allegation roils Kavanaugh nomination

Underscoring the uncertainty Kavanaugh faces, three senators considered swing votes on the nomination issued statements Monday calling for a thorough review of the allegations by Ford, a professor in California...More..