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Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies during the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on his nomination be an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, on Capitol Hill in Washington , DC, U.S., September 27, 2018. She has more than a deca... More..

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Indonesian tsunami: 832 confirmed dead, affected area bigger than initially thought
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Indonesian tsunami: 832 confirmed dead, affected area bigger than initially thought

Indonesia's Vice-President Jusuf Kalla said the 832 death toll could rise into the thousands. "I know there are many problems that need to be solved in a short time, including communications", he said, pledgi...More..

India To Make ‘sovereign Decision’ On Russian Weapons Purchase: Lavrov
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

India To Make ‘sovereign Decision’ On Russian Weapons Purchase: Lavrov

Though it was Syrian government forces that shot down the Ilyushin Il-20 airplane, killing 15 crew members on board, Russian Federation blamed Israel for the incident, alleging that Israeli fighter jets had use...More..

Trump says FBI has ‘free rein’ in Kavanaugh probe
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Trump says FBI has ‘free rein’ in Kavanaugh probe

Trump says in a statement that the updated investigation, which comes in response to sexual misconduct allegations, "must be limited in scope " and "completed in less than one week". "Throughout this period,...More..

Citing Iran-backed violence, USA closes consulate, pulls diplomats out of Basra
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Citing Iran-backed violence, USA closes consulate, pulls diplomats out of Basra

The U.S. consulate has faced credible threats from Iranian-backed forces in Iraq, a senior administration official told the Wall Street Journal . On Friday, the US State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauer...More..

Man who falsely accused Brett Kavanaugh of rape referred for criminal investigation
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Man who falsely accused Brett Kavanaugh of rape referred for criminal investigation

Hatch and Sen. Mike Lee both voted to advance the nomination to the full Senate last Friday as another GOP colleague, Jeff Flake of Arizona, successfully pushed for a one-week delay before a final vote while th...More..

Japan: Typhoon Trami heads to mainland after battering Okinawa
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Japan: Typhoon Trami heads to mainland after battering Okinawa

A ship washes ashore at a port in Yonabaru, Okinawa Prefecture, on September 29, 2018, as Typhoon Trami approaches Japan's southernmost prefecture. Universal Studios Japan said its theme park in Osaka wil...More..

Britain has identified third Russian agent in attack on former spy
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Britain has identified third Russian agent in attack on former spy

Kommersant on Thursday interviewed several residents of Beryozovka, the small village where Chepiga's family used to live, and quoted them confirming that Chepiga is one of the suspects identified by British a...More..

Trump says his past accusers influence his thinking on Kavanaugh
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Trump says his past accusers influence his thinking on Kavanaugh

But Trump dismissed those who have accused him of sexual assault as "women who got paid a lot of money to make up stories about me", saying "we caught them and the mainstream media refused to put it on televisi...More..

by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Trump says FBI has 'free rein' in Kavanaugh investigation

Deborah Ramirez , the second woman who publicly accused Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct, will cooperate with the FBI's new probe into the Supreme Court nominee's assault allegations, her attorney ann...More..

Tsunami tears through Indonesian city of Palu after 7.5 magnitude quake
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Tsunami tears through Indonesian city of Palu after 7.5 magnitude quake

The water smashed into buildings and a large mosque already damaged by the quake. The devastating quake has been followed by multiple strong aftershocks, and comes shortly after a magnitude 6.1 quake that s...More..

Shark attacks 13-year-old boy near San Diego
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Shark attacks 13-year-old boy near San Diego

Larry Giles said at a media briefing that a shark had been spotted in the area a few weeks earlier, but it was determined not to be a risky species of shark. "And his whole clavicle's ripped open; you could see...More..

FBI contacts Kavanaughs Yale classmate in its investigation
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

FBI contacts Kavanaughs Yale classmate in its investigation

She has not accused Kavanaugh of raping her. Swetnik described Kavanaugh as a "mean drunk" in high school who was physically and verbally aggressive with girls. White House spokesman Raj Shah said "the White Ho...More..

by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

"No Way": North Korea Says Will Not Disarm Without Trust In US

However, earlier this month South Korean leader Moon Jae-in completed a high-profile, three-day visit to Pyongyang - the first by a Southern leader to the North's capital in a decade. The United States is ins...More..

Earthquake Topple Homes, Prompt Indonesia Tsunami Warning
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Earthquake Topple Homes, Prompt Indonesia Tsunami Warning

On Saturday, authorities were still having difficulties co-ordinating rescue efforts without power and communications as the area was rocked by aftershocks. Strong aftershocks continued to rock the coastal city...More..

Remnants Of TS Kirk To Begin Affecting Jamaica Sunday
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Remnants Of TS Kirk To Begin Affecting Jamaica Sunday

Maximum sustained winds remain near 50 miles per hour (85km/h) with higher gusts. Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward of up to 140 miles primarily to the east of Kirk's center, NHC adds. A tropical stor...More..

Australian broadcaster's chairman quits over politics claims
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Australian broadcaster's chairman quits over politics claims

Former ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie (right) and former ABC Chairman Justin Milne . The government has denied pressuring the broadcaster over its staff. Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turn...More..

India issues demarche to Pakistan, wants withdrawal of Burhan Wani stamps
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

India issues demarche to Pakistan, wants withdrawal of Burhan Wani stamps

Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi addresses the United Nations on the fifth day of the General Assembly's (UNGA) 73rd session at the UN headquarters in New York , US, September 29, 2018. Al...More..

Brett Kavanaugh's yearbook jokes explained
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh's yearbook jokes explained

Ford may have been sexually assaulted by some person in some place at some time ", Kavanaugh said in his opening remarks. The law changed to a minimum age of 21 before he even turned 18 , so at no point in h...More..

Mark Judge's attorney: Yes, he'll answer Federal Bureau of Investigation questions
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Mark Judge's attorney: Yes, he'll answer Federal Bureau of Investigation questions

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Friday afternoon voted along party lines to send Kavanaugh's nomination to the full Senate, but Sen. Mark Judge has agreed to cooperate with law enforcement if they choose ...More..

Dozens dead as quake, tsunami hits Indonesia's Sulawesi island
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Dozens dead as quake, tsunami hits Indonesia's Sulawesi island

In nearby Donggala, home to almost 300,000 people, a large bridge with yellow arches that spanned a coastal river had collapsed. The quake and tsunami caused a power outage that cut communications around Pa...More..

Ford Rejects One-Week Cap on FBI Kavanaugh Query
by | Sunday, September 30, 2018

Ford Rejects One-Week Cap on FBI Kavanaugh Query

The allegations against Kavanaugh, with the backdrop of the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment and assault that has toppled a succession of powerful men, have riveted the country even as they raised doub...More..

Donald Trump Accuses China of Interfering in American Midterm Elections
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

Donald Trump Accuses China of Interfering in American Midterm Elections

The two sides have engaged in a fast-escalating trade war, having both implemented tariffs on more than US$ 250 billion worth of goods. "We don't want to them to meddle or interfere in our upcoming electi...More..

Trump says his past accusers influence thinking on Kavanaugh
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

Trump says his past accusers influence thinking on Kavanaugh

During a rare press conference Wednesday, President Trump sent mixed messages about the fate of his embattled Supreme Court nominee, Judge Brett Kavanaugh . "We also believe Christine Blasey Ford ", the ad re...More..

Magnitude Earthquake Triggers Tsunami In Indonesia, Video Shows Waves Causing Devastation
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

Magnitude Earthquake Triggers Tsunami In Indonesia, Video Shows Waves Causing Devastation

The tsunami that hit two cities in Sulawesi swept away buildings and pulverised a substantial bridge, dumping victims caught in its relentless path across a devastated landscape that rescuers were struggling ...More..

Senate Committee Advances Kavanaugh While Flake Calls for FBI Probe
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

Senate Committee Advances Kavanaugh While Flake Calls for FBI Probe

Ana Maria Archila confronts Senator Jeff Flake in an elevator in Washington ahead of a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on the Supreme Court nomination of Brett Kavanaugh , Sept. Nonetheless, the FBI inv...More..

South Korean president eyes Trump-Kim meeting before end of 2018
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

South Korean president eyes Trump-Kim meeting before end of 2018

And most casual observers, after watching last year's run of increasingly powerful weapons tests, would probably agree. In contrast with Trump's call for sustained sanctions, Moon has called for a step-by-s...More..

Third accuser says Kavanaugh had role in sexual assaults
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

Third accuser says Kavanaugh had role in sexual assaults

Her statement includes a series of other serious allegations that CNN has not yet been able to corroborate. Swetnick's declaration comes a day before Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford , who has accu...More..

'Look at me:' Women confront Flake on Kavanaugh support
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

'Look at me:' Women confront Flake on Kavanaugh support

Senator Flake later told the committee that he would to send Judge Kavanaugh's nomination to the Senate floor with the caveat that the FBI investigate Dr. He couldn't tell her much of anything. Archila, a Ne...More..

Christine Blasey Ford allegations spur #ImpeachKavanaugh movement against Brett Kavanaugh
by | Saturday, September 29, 2018

Christine Blasey Ford allegations spur #ImpeachKavanaugh movement against Brett Kavanaugh

Friday's committee hearing followed an impassioned hearing on Thursday with Kavanaugh and his accuser, Christine Blasey Ford . White House officials believe Kavanaugh's passionate denials of Ford's claim...More..