• Chuck Schumer Says There's No 'Presumption Of Innocence' For Brett Kavanaugh
Chuck Schumer Says There's No 'Presumption Of Innocence' For Brett Kavanaugh

A demonstrator holds a sign outside the Supreme Court building in Washington on Monday. Those prospects now are left uncertain. Swetnick also made other accusations in her statement. "But that's not why we are here today ". "Christine told me she had been having a hard day because she was thinking about an assault she experienced when sh...

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  • China tensions spilling over into the military arena
China tensions spilling over into the military arena

China has refused to grant a US Navy warship permission to make a port call in Hong Kong , the local US consulate reported Tuesday, according to the Hong Kong-based South China Morning Post. "And so we're sorting out the way ahead right now". Beijing's move came after the US last Thursday penalized China's Equipment Development Department -...

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  • Trump calls allegations against Kavanaugh a 'con game'
Trump calls allegations against Kavanaugh a 'con game'

Christine Blasey Ford has accused Kavanaugh of trying to force himself on her during a party while she was 15 and he was 17. As he has done publicly, Kavanaugh again denied the allegation in the staff interview, a committee spokesman said.

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  • Bill Cosby's New Mug Shot After Being Transferred to Maximum Security Prison
Bill Cosby's New Mug Shot After Being Transferred to Maximum Security Prison

The decision to put the actor away came after dozens of women accused him of drugging and assaulting them. CBS News' Jericka Duncan spoke with one of the prosecutors, Kristen Feden, in an interview you'll see first on "CBS This Morning". Wyatt, in Norristown, also claimed that the district attorney in Montgomery County outside Philadelphia used "fa...

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  • Trump accuses China of 2018 election meddling; Beijing rejects charge
Trump accuses China of 2018 election meddling; Beijing rejects charge

He branded the country the "world's leading sponsor of terror" fuelling "conflict around the region and far beyond". "The world is watching". "China's market distortions and the way they deal can not be tolerated". Trump has boasted that the USA economy is performing at record levels while China's is struggling as evidence the United States is winn...

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  • 3rd Brett Kavanaugh accuser comes forward with sexual misconduct allegations
3rd Brett Kavanaugh accuser comes forward with sexual misconduct allegations

My e-mail of moments ago with Mike Davis, Chief Counsel for Nominations for U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary. "During the incident, I was incapacitated without my consent and unable to fight off the boys raping me", she wrote. "I can still see his face, and his hips coming forward, like when you pull up your trousers", she was quoted ...

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  • Senate GOP Hires Woman to Question Ford, Kavanaugh
Senate GOP Hires Woman to Question Ford, Kavanaugh

Christine Blasey Ford , who was the first person to accuse Kavanaugh of sexual assault . On his radio show Monday, Rush Limbaugh issued a direct message to Republicans in the Senate: Either confirm Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh , or get annihilated in the midterms.

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  • Alyssa Milano and Ashley Judd share sexual assault stories
Alyssa Milano and Ashley Judd share sexual assault stories

Once when I was a teenager. "I did report. I went to the hospital and the SVU in Brooklyn and told them what happened to me", Twitter user Zerlina Maxwell wrote . "Perhaps the aging men who are poised to interrogate her, unless they hide behind surrogates, should pause for a moment and think about the courage it takes for a woman to say: Here ...

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  • Emails show Yale profs cancel class for Kavanaugh hearing
Emails show Yale profs cancel class for Kavanaugh hearing

Chua with husband and fellow Yale law professor Jed Rubenfeld. On Saturday, the Volokh Conspiracy and Above the Law published a statement from Chua, who denies the students' allegations regarding her advice for getting Kavanaugh clerkships.

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  • Supreme Court Makes UIDAI’s Aadhaar Card Constitutionally Valid
Supreme Court Makes UIDAI’s Aadhaar Card Constitutionally Valid

The Supreme Court on Wednesday brought out the list of services for which biometric ID Aadhaar needs to be mandatorily linked, and the ones for which it is not required. The petition challenging the Aadhaar scheme-when it had no statutory backing which eventually came by the 2016 Aadhaar Act-was first moved by retired judge of the Karnataka High ...

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  • Brett Kavanaugh: New Sexual Assault Allegation Against Supreme Court Nominee Surfaces
Brett Kavanaugh: New Sexual Assault Allegation Against Supreme Court Nominee Surfaces

Typically, senators do the questioning themselves. The No. 2 Senate Republican, John Cornyn of Texas, acknowledged that for the nominee "it's extremely awkward to be talking about such private matters on TV". Kavanaugh and his Republican allies have framed the allegations as part of a " smear campaign " by Democrats who have opposed his nominatio...

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  • Trump blasts
Trump blasts "ideology of globalism" in address to U.N. General Assembly

The United States was stronger, richer and safer, he insisted. Trump and Moon on Monday signed a new version of the U.S. In another warning to Iran , Bolton said, "So, I might imagine they would take me seriously when I assure them today: If you cross us, our allies, or our partners; if you harm our citizens; if you continue to lie, cheat, and...

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  • Slight risk for severe weather this Tuesday evening
Slight risk for severe weather this Tuesday evening

For Saturday evening, temperatures will remain in the 80s until about 8:00 or 9:00 pm. Sunday will bring scattered showers again as the front stalls out over our area. I have chances at 40% for the area and partly cloudy skies. A frontal boundary has stalled just to our neighboring north where cloud cover and scattered rain showers have been ...

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  • UK Brexit Minister Slams Macron, Says Anti-Democratic EU Fuelling Populism
UK Brexit Minister Slams Macron, Says Anti-Democratic EU Fuelling Populism

Meanwhile, hardline Brexiteers piled pressure on May to ditch her Chequers blueprint for leaving the EU. Speaking to reporters on her way to NY to attend the United Nations General Assembly, May said she welcomed a subsequent acknowledgement from European Council President Donald Tusk that the bloc still wanted to strike a deal.

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  • Killed as Gunmen Open Fire on Iranian Military Parade
Killed as Gunmen Open Fire on Iranian Military Parade

Both countries have been at odds for decades for predominance in the region, supporting opposing sides in the civil wars in Yemen and Syria. Meanwhile, the Turkish Foreign Ministry also condemned the terrorist attack in a statement Saturday.

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  • Major powers, Iran meet to salvage nuclear deal without U.S.
Major powers, Iran meet to salvage nuclear deal without U.S.

The remaining members in the Iranian nuclear deal say they will set up a new payment system to maintain business with Iran and bypass USA sanctions. Remaining parties to the Iran nuclear deal have promised to establish a "special goal vehicle" to facilitate payments related to Iran's exports as part of efforts to salvage the Joint Comprehensive P...

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  • New Zealand's First Baby makes United Nations debut
New Zealand's First Baby makes United Nations debut

As she prepared for her first United Nations address on Thursday, she also had the daunting task of travelling halfway round the world with a baby. As evidence of her popularity in the USA, the prime minister is set to make the rounds with media outlets in NY, with scheduled appearances in the Today show , the Late Show with Stephen Colbert...

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  • Corbyn: I will be bound by party decision on second referendum
Corbyn: I will be bound by party decision on second referendum

But shadow chancellor John McDonnell suggested that any such poll would be on whether to accept a Brexit deal or conduct fresh negotiations with Brussels, rather than seek to reverse the 2016 decision to leave the EU. "We have had a chaotic approach". "Everybody recognises the talks are going badly and it looks as though we're heading for a bad...

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  • Russian Federation to send advanced S-300 missile defense systems to Syria
Russian Federation to send advanced S-300 missile defense systems to Syria

Earlier on the day, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said Russia will supply an S-300 air defense system and identification, friend or foe equipment to Syria within two weeks after its Il-20 surveillance plane was mistakenly downed by Syria's S-200 system last week.

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  • Paul Gosar: Siblings savage congressman in attack advert
Paul Gosar: Siblings savage congressman in attack advert

Then comes the big, brutal reveal: all six of the people who appear in the ad are actually Gosar's siblings. The congressman also raised the prospect of a holiday season family gathering, quipping, "To the six angry Democrat Gosars - see you at Mom and Dad's house!" It starts as a family standard political campaign ad, as a group upstandi...

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