• Kavanaugh Accuser in Talks to Testify Next Week, Report Says
Kavanaugh Accuser in Talks to Testify Next Week, Report Says

Susan Collins has suggested she will vote for Kavanaugh unless Ford testifies. Judge Brett Kavanaugh's future on the U.S. Supreme Court is in flux after an allegation of physical and sexual assault . As for negotiating terms for Ford's appearance before the committee, "She is not really in a position to make conditions, in my view", Sen. An...

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  • Kim Jong Un wants 2nd meeting with Donald Trump, South Korea says
Kim Jong Un wants 2nd meeting with Donald Trump, South Korea says

Korean President Moon Jae-in (L), and N. Korean leader Kim Jong Un pose after signing documents in Pyongyang, North Korea , Sept. 19, 2018. Speaking at a joint news conference in Pyongyang, Kim and South Korean President Moon Jae-in said they agreed to turn the Korean peninsula into a "land of peace without nuclear weapons and nuclear threats"...

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  • More Victims Come Forward After California Surgeon & Girlfriend Charged With Rape
More Victims Come Forward After California Surgeon & Girlfriend Charged With Rape

Prosecutors outlined two incidents of alleged assault by Robicheaux and Riley that were reported to police. The Orange County district attorney on Tuesday announced charges against Dr. Grant Robicheaux and Cerissa Riley's mug shots. OC District Attorney Tony Rackauckas addressed the jaw-dropping accusations in a press conference in Santa...

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  • After visiting Saudi Arabia PM Khan arrives in UAE
After visiting Saudi Arabia PM Khan arrives in UAE

The Pakistan prime minister's communication comes amid the Kartarpur corridor issue and speculations regarding whether Swaraj and Qureshi will meet on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in NY later this month. In the letter, Imran Khan has said that all sticky issues including Kashmir can be resolved through dialogue. The effo...

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  • Donald Trump's Idea For Sahara Desert Border Wall Gets Demolished
Donald Trump's Idea For Sahara Desert Border Wall Gets Demolished

Borrell said that he did not support a wall along the border between the United States and Mexico and that Spanish diplomats had told Trump that the situation was considerably different in scale anyway. They are situated a considerable distance north of the Morocco/Algeria border - across which the Sahara lies. The Mexico-US border is in fact 1,9...

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  • Around 1,000 Hungarians protest against Orban at pro-EU rally
Around 1,000 Hungarians protest against Orban at pro-EU rally

But Orban ignored Merkel's next sentence from the same speech in which she said that European Union countries must share the burden of migration in a show of solidarity, which the Hungarian leader has resisted doing. The government had already been framing the pending European vote as an apocalyptic "battle" for the future of the continent between ...

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  • Trump's Post-Florence Trip Strikes Contrast With Puerto Rico Visit Last Year
Trump's Post-Florence Trip Strikes Contrast With Puerto Rico Visit Last Year

The president also pledging federal disaster aid, and shared words of encouragement to those receiving food. "We mourn their loss", he said , adding that farmers lost crops, businesses are shuttered, people lost homes. "All of that water is coming your way and people don't know that and they assume, you look outside and you see this attractive wea...

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  • North Korea agrees to close missile site
North Korea agrees to close missile site

It's still unclear if North Korea will unveil nuclear production facilities other than Yongbyon, and disclose the location of its mobile launchers that can fire intercontinental ballistic missiles. Moon plans to return to South Korea later on Thursday. At a performance of the North's spectacular "Mass Games" propaganda display, Moon made an unpre...

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  • Colleagues Describe Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford as Honest and Rigorous
Colleagues Describe Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford as Honest and Rigorous

Dianne Feinstein on September 12 to the White House counsel's office in accordance with guidelines for conducting background checks. Ford's lawyers responded on Tuesday , saying that she would not testify publicly until a "full investigation by law enforcement officials" had been completed.

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  • Israeli Air Force Chief Travels To Moscow Amid Shoot-Down Anger
Israeli Air Force Chief Travels To Moscow Amid Shoot-Down Anger

Israel confirmed that it had targeted a Syrian military facility where weapons manufacturing systems were "about to be transferred on behalf of Iran" to Lebanese Shia group Hezbollah. In a statement, however, the IDF denied all responsibility for the downing of the Russian spy plane, saying that Syria, Iran, and Hezbollah were the ones at fault.

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  • Long Island man threatened to shoot child following Fortnite loss
Long Island man threatened to shoot child following Fortnite loss

While no one likes losing, there should be a line between getting upset over a loss and threating to hurt someone over it. Fortnite has found itself in the mainstream news for a variety of reasons this past year, most recently for being cited as a reason for couples splitting up in over 200 divorce cases in the UK .

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  • Brett Kavanaugh dismisses sexual assault allegations as ‘completely false’
Brett Kavanaugh dismisses sexual assault allegations as ‘completely false’

Kavanaugh came to the White House amid the upheaval, but there was no immediate word on why or whether he had been summoned. They had hoped to have Kavanaugh on the court by October 1, which is when the new Supreme Court term starts. A lawyer for a woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when they were ...

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  • 'Hard to imagine' Brett Kavanaugh attacked Christine Blasey Ford
'Hard to imagine' Brett Kavanaugh attacked Christine Blasey Ford

But top Republicans, including some who have expressed concern about Kavanaugh in light of the allegations, are indicating that they plan to vote on President Donald Trump's second nominee to the nation's high court if Ford doesn't appear before the panel on Monday.

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  • Active shooter at office building in Middleton, Wisconsin
Active shooter at office building in Middleton, Wisconsin

WSAW reports that at around 10 a.m.an automated message played in another office in the building telling employees there to take cover. The Dane County dispatch center said shots were fired Wednesday morning at a building that houses Esker Software and WTS Paradigm in Middleton.

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  • Kavanaugh and accuser to testify in Senate
Kavanaugh and accuser to testify in Senate

Ford's attorneys say her email was hacked, and she's been the target of "vicious harassment and even death threats", forcing her family to move out of their home. "Obviously, if Judge Kavanaugh has lied about what happened, that would be disqualifying", she said. While Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), the top Democrat on the committee, has b...

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  • At UN, US accuses Russia of 'cheating' on N.Korea sanctions
At UN, US accuses Russia of 'cheating' on N.Korea sanctions

During a fractious Security Council meeting on Monday, Haley said Moscow had tried to hide "systematic" violations of the 15-member body's penalties on Pyongyang and pressure United Nations experts into altering a report on the implementation of the sanctions.

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  • Woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart released from prison in Utah
Woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart released from prison in Utah

Appearing in an interview Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, on “CBS This Morning, ” Elizabeth Smart said she believes Barzee remains a danger. As we reported, despite the Utah parole board deeming Barzee unfit for release. If she violates terms that include required mental health treatment and an order not to contact Smart's family, she would go bac...

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  • 'If She Shows Up.' President Trump Says Christine Blasey Ford Should Testify
'If She Shows Up.' President Trump Says Christine Blasey Ford Should Testify

Grassley blamed Democrats for not previously disclosing the claim by Ford, who had sought to remain anonymous before ultimately agreeing to be publicly identified. Democrats will use Monday's hearing as a political spectacle to coax Mr. Kavanaugh into looking defensive or angry, and to portray Republicans as anti-women.

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  • Spearwood student shocked at WA strawberry needle discovery
Spearwood student shocked at WA strawberry needle discovery

Strawberry Growers Association of Western Australia president Neil Handasyde said growers had received requests from major retailers and insurance companies to scan fruit for needles. "This a vicious crime, it's created to injure, and possibly worse, members of the population at large", he said in remarks quoted by ABC . Asked if the Queenslan...

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  • India's PM signs order setting penalties for men who attempt instant divorce
India's PM signs order setting penalties for men who attempt instant divorce

The Congress-led Opposition has been demanding that the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill 2017 be sent to a select committee of Parliament for further scrutiny. The Law Minister used the opportunity to attack the Congress , saying it is not supporting the bill pending in Rajya Sabha under "vote bank pressures".

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