Julie Swetnick, Third Brett Kavanaugh Accuser, Comes Forward Charging Sexual Misconduct

Avenatti , who represents Kavanaugh accuser Julie Swetnick , said on Saturday that he was ready to disclose to the Federal Bureau of Investigation "all information and witnesses in our possession". There have been questions about why Swetnick woul... More..

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by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Ford has not been contacted by FBI yet in Kavanaugh investigation

Investigators are also reportedly barred from pulling records that could be critical to corroborating parts of the testimony given by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, who says Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her in 1982...More..

Ford recounts 'laughter' in alleged Kavanaugh sexual attack
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Ford recounts 'laughter' in alleged Kavanaugh sexual attack

The letter marked a last-minute hitch in Kavanaugh's nomination and came at the end of a tumultuous day in which Ford, in an emotional appearance before the committee, accused Kavanaugh of attacking her at a ...More..

by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Magnitude 6.1 natural disaster jolts central Sulawesi in Indonesia:The Asahi Shimbun

Communications with the area are hard because power and telecommunications are cut, hampering search and rescue efforts. "When the [tsunami] threat arose yesterday, people were still doing their activities on...More..

Former Brexit Minister Believes No Reason For A Hard Border
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Former Brexit Minister Believes No Reason For A Hard Border

According to a survey of more than 1,300 British and EU-based supply chain managers, 10 percent of British firms said it would risk bankruptcy if goods were delayed by 10-30 minutes at the border. Corbyn made t...More..

Indonesia calls for worldwide help to deal with quake-tsunami
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Indonesia calls for worldwide help to deal with quake-tsunami

Bodies of some victims were found trapped under the rubble of collapsed buildings, he said, adding 540 people were injured and 29 were missing. "We are trying our best", said the head of the national search a...More..

Russia begins delivery of missile system to Syria
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Russia begins delivery of missile system to Syria

Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu had said on Monday the system would be delivered to Syrian government forces in two weeks despite strong Israeli and U.S. However, in Syria shifted the responsibility for the down...More..

Kellyanne Conway Says She's a Survivor of Sexual Assault
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Kellyanne Conway Says She's a Survivor of Sexual Assault

You can't be upset for the victims of sexual assault and somehow not think it's appropriate to seek justice. "I don't expect to Judge Kavanaugh or Jake Tapper or Jeff Flake or anybody to be held respo...More..

by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Indian forces open fire on AJK prime minister's helicopter

The Indian Air Force said the radar system detected the unidentified object and anti-aircraft guns were fired by the Indian forces in retaliation soon after the airspace violation was reported. "It is being see...More..

Kennedy: I believe Kavanaugh - will vote to confirm
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Kennedy: I believe Kavanaugh - will vote to confirm

He has also pointed to half a dozen other background checks the FBI conducted on him for other federal positions over the years, none of which surfaced evidence or allegations of sexual assault. On Thursday, Ka...More..

U.S. shuts down consulate in Iraq's Basra citing Iranian 'threats'
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

U.S. shuts down consulate in Iraq's Basra citing Iranian 'threats'

The decision further escalated the tension between the USA and Iran , which is the target of increasing economic sanctions by the Trump administration. The decision, though is focused on the effective closur...More..

Rosenstein agrees to meet with members of Congress
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Rosenstein agrees to meet with members of Congress

He said he does not believe that". "If [Rosenstein did say such things] and the president is satisfied that it's still OK, and keeps him, that's fine - that's the White House's call". GOP Rep. Mark Meadows ...More..

Brexit protests in Birmingham ahead of Conservative party conference
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Brexit protests in Birmingham ahead of Conservative party conference

Ahead of the start of the conference, the former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson condemned her Chequers negotiating stance as "deranged" and "preposterous" and the former Brexit Secretary David Davis said h...More..

Turkey's Erdogan calls on Germany to extradite Gulen supporters
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Turkey's Erdogan calls on Germany to extradite Gulen supporters

Two years ago, Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdoğan faced a dramatic coup. Dr Merkel said the talks were particularly urgent in the light of the fraught situation in Syria's rebel-held province of Idlib. Erdogan sai...More..

Typhoon bears down on Japan, areas hit by previous storm
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Typhoon bears down on Japan, areas hit by previous storm

Officials told the Japanese public broadcaster NHK, that more than 220,000 homes in the prefecture and about 60,000 homes in Kagoshima Prefecture are without power. A pedestrian wearing a rain cover walks on ...More..

Kremlin looks into United Kingdom reports naming Salisbury attacker as Russian colonel
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Kremlin looks into United Kingdom reports naming Salisbury attacker as Russian colonel

A third Russian military intelligence officer who carried out a reconnaissance mission before the poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal has been identified by counter terrorism police and the security ...More..

Christine Blasey Ford: her 'terrible secret' sets off a USA political firestorm
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Christine Blasey Ford: her 'terrible secret' sets off a USA political firestorm

Christine Blasey Ford appeared in public for the first time to detail her allegation against Kavanaugh, a conservative federal appeals court judge chosen by President Donald Trump for a lifetime job on the t...More..

by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

FBI Contacts Deborah Ramirez, Kavanaugh Accuser, As Investigation Begins

Senate Judiciary Committee Republicans said Friday that they would request the FBI's probe be "limited to current credible allegations against the nominee and must be completed no later than one week from tod...More..

7.5 magnitude quake rattles Indonesia and triggers tsunami in Palu, Donggala
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

7.5 magnitude quake rattles Indonesia and triggers tsunami in Palu, Donggala

At least five people have been killed and authorities fear the death toll will continue to rise with many people reported missing. "There is a ship washed ashore", she said. More than 600-thousand people live...More..

Boy, 13, attacked by shark in California while diving for lobsters
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Boy, 13, attacked by shark in California while diving for lobsters

One of those who picked the boy up, Chad Hammel, said he heard the boy yelling: "I got bit!" Once the group got him to the beach, he was flown via helicopter to the hospital. Authorities closed off several mi...More..

Yale Law School dean calls for Kavanaugh investigation before confirmation vote
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Yale Law School dean calls for Kavanaugh investigation before confirmation vote

The woman, Deborah Ramirez , has agreed to cooperate with the FBI investigation , according to a statement issued by her attorney, John Clune. "The Senate Judiciary Committee completed a professional ...More..

'We fell in love:' Trump swoons over letters from North Korea's Kim
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

'We fell in love:' Trump swoons over letters from North Korea's Kim

Even so, the tone of Mr Ri's speech was dramatically different from past year, when he told the UN General Assembly that targeting the USA mainland with North Korea's rockets was inevitable after "Mr Evil Presi...More..

Kirk Forecast To Weaken To Tropical Depression
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Kirk Forecast To Weaken To Tropical Depression

The storm was expected to become a tropical depression by last night and degenerate into a low pressure trough by late Saturday. Kirk had maximum sustained winds of 45 mph (75 kph) and was located about 360 m...More..

All passengers and crew survive Boeing 737 crash into the sea
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

All passengers and crew survive Boeing 737 crash into the sea

The Air Niugini flight was on approach Thursday when the airline says it "landed short" of the runway on Chuuk Island by about a quarter of a mile, coming down in the waters of the Pacific lagoon that surround ...More..

by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

"Pakistan Sheltered Osama Bin Laden": Top Quotes Of Sushma Swaraj At UN

The report said that Pakistan Foreign Minister Qureshi and Secretary General agreed on the importance of regional peace through dialogue. This is a complete lie. "But soon after, Pakistan-sponsored terrorists...More..

Mark Judge willing to cooperate with investigation, lawyer says
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Mark Judge willing to cooperate with investigation, lawyer says

Blumenthal explained that Ford's testimony showed there were "details in that story that can be corroborated and other facts that can be uncovered if we hear from other witnesses". "A couple of times I made eye...More..

384 killed, 540 injured in Indonesia earthquake-tsunami
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

384 killed, 540 injured in Indonesia earthquake-tsunami

However, the worst of the lot occurred in December 2004, when an quake measuring 9.1 off Sumatra island in western Indonesia triggered a tsunami that killed 2,30,000 people in a dozen countries. A department ...More..

US F-35 fly first ever combat mission in Kandahar
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

US F-35 fly first ever combat mission in Kandahar

Chandler Nelms. The F-35 is regularly described as the most expensive aircraft and military program in history with projections of its costs running to $1.5 trillion over a total 30-year period. Model of the ...More..

FBI investigation into Kavanaugh is 'uncharted territory,' expert says
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

FBI investigation into Kavanaugh is 'uncharted territory,' expert says

Whether or not Republicans ultimately confirm U.S. President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, some on the front lines of the GOP's midterm battlefield fear the party may have already lost. If there are...More..

New FBI Investigation Begins into Kavanaugh
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

New FBI Investigation Begins into Kavanaugh

It's a crime to lie to Congress, but lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation is a whole other matter. Renate Schroeder Dolphin, who was one of 65 women who signed a letter attesting to Kavanaugh's resp...More..