Lawyer: Kavanaugh accuser can testify next week if terms fair

Ford's attorneys issued a statement saying there are multiple witnesses that need to be interviewed, not just Ford and Kavanaugh . "I just don't think one man's shoulders should bear decades of the #metoo movement", she said, using the popular n... More..

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Rare two-headed copperhead discovered in Virginia
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Rare two-headed copperhead discovered in Virginia

While both heads are active and able to eat (or bite!), the snakes left head is more dominant and responsive. According to J.D. Kleopfer, a herpetologist with the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisherie...More..

Teen rescued after seven weeks at sea in floating hut
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Teen rescued after seven weeks at sea in floating hut

In this undated photo released by Indonesian Consulate General in Osaka, 18-year-old Aldi Novel Adilang is seen on a wooden fish trap floating in the waters near the island of Guam. After Adilang ran out of t...More..

by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Grassley Slams Democrats For 'Withholding Information' On Kavanaugh Allegations

Moreover, another witness , a lifelong friend of Ford's, not only can not remember the house party, she says she has never met Kavanaugh . Defections among Republicans would likely block his path to the Supr...More..

Iran holds funerals for victims of terror attack in Ahvaz
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Iran holds funerals for victims of terror attack in Ahvaz

U.S. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said late on September 22 that the United States "condemns all acts of terrorism and the loss of any innocent lives". Arab separatists have claimed the assault, ...More..

by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Protesters demand second Brexit vote as Theresa May faces criticism

He hinted that, in the event of a vote, the public would have the choice between accepting the Brexit deal that had been presented or returning to the negotiating table - as opposed to giving them the option to...More..

Dallas police fire officer who fatally shot man in his own apartment
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Dallas police fire officer who fatally shot man in his own apartment

Amber Guyger , 30, was terminated by Dallas Police Chief U. Renee Hall after a hearing held on Monday, department officials confirmed on Twitter . Hall also said that an internal investigation could "poten...More..

Anita Hill's Family Has Running Joke About Biden
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Anita Hill's Family Has Running Joke About Biden

The Senate Judiciary Committee is negotiating the terms of a potential hearing with Professor Christine Blasey Ford , who has accused Kavanaugh of physically and sexually assaulting her at a party during their...More..

Labour set to back public vote on Brexit
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Labour set to back public vote on Brexit

Illustrative: People hold up placards and Union flags as they gather for a demonstration organized by the Campaign Against Anti-Semitism outside the head office of the British opposition Labour Party in centr...More..

by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Russia says plane downing result of 'premeditated' actions by Israeli pilots

Russian Federation is to supply Syria with an advanced air defence system in response to the shooting down of one of Moscow's planes that killed 15 servicemen and was initially blamed on Israel . He said the...More..

China Imposes New Tariffs on US, Accuses Washington of 'Trade Bullyism'
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

China Imposes New Tariffs on US, Accuses Washington of 'Trade Bullyism'

Stock markets in China and Japan are closed for a local holiday on Monday but Hong Kong's Hang Seng index remains open and was down by 1.66% at 8.30 a.m. "We're going to get an outcome which forces China to be...More..

Hawaii senator emerges as key, critical voice in vetting Kavanaugh
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Hawaii senator emerges as key, critical voice in vetting Kavanaugh

Women who attended Christine Blasey Ford's high school have delivered a letter in support of her to senators as she faces scrutiny over her accusation that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually...More..

by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Labour late-night meeting strikes decision on second Brexit referendum stance

The text states "if we can not get a general election, Labour must support all options remaining on the table, including campaigning for a public vote". I hope we will agree that the best way of resolving this ...More..

by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Iranians hold funeral for victims of Ahvaz terror attack

Iran's state-run IRNA news agency says 20 people have been wounded in an attack on military parade in Ahvaz. The shooting attack on the military parade in the southwestern city of Ahvaz was one of the wo...More..

Maldives provisional poll results show opposition upset win
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Maldives provisional poll results show opposition upset win

The opposition candidate had an unassailable lead of 34,000 votes over Yameen with just 27,000 votes to be declared late on Sunday, according to polling station results broadcast over local media. Yameen also u...More..

by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Kavanaugh accuser set to testify in US Senate hearing

She was unsure of his role in the incident at first, but after six days of carefully assessing memories and consulting with her attorney, Ramirez told The New Yorker she felt confident enough in her recollect...More..

China cancels trade talks with United States and won’t send delegation to Washington
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

China cancels trade talks with United States and won’t send delegation to Washington

Beijing had previously warned it would target $60bn in USA goods if Trump made good on his threat to impose the new tariffs. Several rounds of Sino-U.S. The Trump administration will levy tariffs of 10% on t...More..

Brett Kavanaugh: 2 New Women Are Coming Forward With Sexual Misconduct Allegations
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh: 2 New Women Are Coming Forward With Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Sunday's call was bipartisan and lasted about an hour, said a person familiar with the conversation who wasn't authorized to speak publicly. There are 21 members of the Senate Judiciary Committee - 11 conserv...More..

Trump points finger at Sessions for Rosenstein controversy
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Trump points finger at Sessions for Rosenstein controversy

The Times said Rosenstein told Justice Department and Federal Bureau of Investigation officials the secret recordings could be used to expose the chaos of the administration after revelations that Trump aske...More..

Donald Trump's trade war will push up prices, predicts Walmart
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Donald Trump's trade war will push up prices, predicts Walmart

He did not elaborate. "China has openly stated that they are actively trying to impact and change our election by attacking our farmers, ranchers and industrial workers due to their loyalty to me", Trump wrot...More..

by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Kavanaugh accuser to testify before Senate on Thursday

Kavanaugh has denied Ford's accusations . Kavanaugh says the event "did not happen" and that the allegation is "a smear, plain and simple". White House spokesperson Kerri Kupec told Fox News: "This 35-...More..

More possible victims of doctor found
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

More possible victims of doctor found

A few of those charges were rape by use of drugs, oral copulation by anesthesia or controlled substance, and assault with intent to commit sexual offense with two women coming forward with accusations. New ...More..

Trump court nominee Brett Kavanaugh faces sex abuse showdown
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Trump court nominee Brett Kavanaugh faces sex abuse showdown

Democrats again called for the FBI to investigate Ford's claims, a request that was unlikely to be met as President Donald Trump and Senate Republicans have said it's unnecessary. The two parties will testify s...More..

NC animal group sheltered pets in Florence, could be charged
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

NC animal group sheltered pets in Florence, could be charged

He called the situation "worse than Matthew", the 2016 hurricane that destroyed nearly 90 percent of the town's 261 homes. "There were many preventable deaths". "All the charges are bogus". 'We had an elder...More..

Australia joins bid to rescue injured Indian sailor in remote ocean
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Australia joins bid to rescue injured Indian sailor in remote ocean

Indian naval officer Abhilash Tomy , 39, was competing in the 2018 Golden Globe Race . Thuriya's mast was broken about 1,900 miles southwest of Perth , Australia "at the extreme limit of immediate rescue...More..

Labour split looms over Brexit as Jeremy Corbyn backs a second referendum
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

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

At Labour's women's conference on Saturday, the party faced a fresh row after a frontbencher praised the Militant-dominated council which ran Liverpool in the 1980s. The Labour leader said today that he would p...More..

Iran's president blames unnamed USA ally for military parade attack
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Iran's president blames unnamed USA ally for military parade attack

Iran's Foreign Ministry on Sunday summoned the United Arab Emirates' charge d'affaires over comments made about the bloodshed in the southwestern city of Ahvaz. The Iranian president engineered Tehran's 2015 nu...More..

Maine investigating restaurant that calmed lobsters with pot
by | Monday, September 24, 2018

Maine investigating restaurant that calmed lobsters with pot

Instead, Gill, who has a medical marijuana caregiver license, plans to smoke up her lobsters with her homegrown plants before she boils them. Maine Department of Health and Human Services spokeswoman Emily Sp...More..

by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

Tornado rips through eastern Ontario (VIDEO & GALLERY)

Saturday. "On behalf of the government of Ontario, I want to tell the people of Ottawa that my thoughts are with them as they work to recover from the tornado and storm that impacted the Ottawa area yesterd...More..

After attack in Iran, the United States offers a muted response
by | Sunday, September 23, 2018

After attack in Iran, the United States offers a muted response

Emphasizing that a number of soldiers, as well as event organizers, were also shot during the parade, he said the most victims and those badly injured are ordinary people who were watching the event, noting tha...More..