• Rand Paul Supports Kavanaugh Despite Privacy And 4th Amendment Concerns
Rand Paul Supports Kavanaugh Despite Privacy And 4th Amendment Concerns

In a poll taken two weeks ago , 20 percent of voters said they'd heard GOP candidates in their state mentioning the Supreme Court , with 19 percent saying they'd heard Democratic candidates mention the topic. This strategy has been obvious from the start, and its goal is less to defeat Judge Kavanaugh than to protect incumbent Democrats running f...

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  • Pennsylvania, others suing Trump administration, company over 3D guns
Pennsylvania, others suing Trump administration, company over 3D guns

In 2013, Cody Wilson , owner of Defense Distributed, debuted the world's first 3D-printed gun. Before Sunday's hearing, the company, Defense Distributed, had promised that on August 1, "the age of the downloadable gun formally begins".

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  • Imran Khan’s election presents a global dilemma
Imran Khan’s election presents a global dilemma

In an interview with CNBC television on July 30, Pompeo said the United States looked forward to engagement with the government of Pakistan's expected new prime minister, Imran Khan , but said there is "no rationale" for a bailout that pays off Chinese loans to Pakistan.

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  • Manafort earned $60M from Ukrainian consulting work, prosecutors say
Manafort earned $60M from Ukrainian consulting work, prosecutors say

Manafort , left, faces 32 financial charges brought by special counsel Robert Mueller , right, who is leading the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election, including possible collusion between Russia and members of Trump's campaign team.

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  • Shark swiped from San Antonio Aquarium in baby stroller; suspect reportedly confesses
Shark swiped from San Antonio Aquarium in baby stroller; suspect reportedly confesses

Police Chief Joseph Salvaggio says two others are expected to be charged. In a statement, the aquarium said the trio "staked out the pool for more than an hour" before taking the animal . "They then used the sanitation bucket to aide in transportation of the shark into the stroller and hurried up the stairs and out to the parking lot", says the F...

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  • Zimbabwe election: I’m winning, says opposition leader
Zimbabwe election: I’m winning, says opposition leader

However, Mr Mnangagwa is associated with some of the worst atrocities committed under his former boss, including heavy involvement in he country's 1980s civil conflict which saw thousands of people massacred. Mugabe hinted at potentially voting for the vibrant MDC leader. Who make up most of the voters? "We need change because we have suffe...

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  • Grace Mugabe's diplomatic immunity was unconstitutional, South African court rules
Grace Mugabe's diplomatic immunity was unconstitutional, South African court rules

The former Zimbabwean first lady allegedly assaulted Gabriella Engels at a hotel in August a year ago but was allowed to leave the country without being prosecuted. He further found that Mugabe was not immune to the jurisdiction of the South African courts and the minister's decision to "recognise" or "confer" immunity upon her was unconstitution...

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  • California wildfire claims six lives as blaze continues to spread
California wildfire claims six lives as blaze continues to spread

The death toll climbed to six, and authorities anxious that another forecast for high winds could fan the flames even further. The weather on Sunday is expected to offer no relief for firefighters, with temperatures over 100 Fahrenheit (37.7 Celsius), low humidity and gusty winds, the National Weather Service said.

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  • Pentagon chief: talks with Russian counterpart possible
Pentagon chief: talks with Russian counterpart possible

White House spokesman Hogan Gidley said on Thursday that the Trump administration was "working with our partners and allies to try to get Iran to change its behavior and stop its actions across the region". pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal in May. Pentagon chief Jim Mattis said Friday that he was considering a meeting with Russian Defense Mi...

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  • US economy surges to 4.1 percent growth in 2nd quarter
US economy surges to 4.1 percent growth in 2nd quarter

Trump's predication came after the government revealed on Friday that the USA gross domestic product grew by a whopping 4.1 percent during the second quarter of 2018. soybeans, which hit in July. By May of this year, the Labor Department reported that for the first time since data on this subject has been collected, the number of job ope...

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  • In Qatar over Taliban talks and the United States
In Qatar over Taliban talks and the United States

USA officials neither confirmed nor denied a meeting took place. During a news conference last month in Brussels, Gen. John Nicholson Jr., commander of the USA -led coalition in Afghanistan, said remote outposts were being overrun by the Taliban, which were seizing local forces' vehicles and equipment.

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  • New Orleans Shooting Leaves Three Dead, Seven Injured, Killers on the Loose
New Orleans Shooting Leaves Three Dead, Seven Injured, Killers on the Loose

Louisiana State Police, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the Housing Authority of New Orleans were among the agencies assisting NOPD at the scene. He encouraged the use of Crimestoppers at 822-1111 for those wishing to give anonymous tips. "There is no place in New Orleans for this kind of violence", Mayor LaToya Ca...

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  • Wikileaks Assange situation discussed by Ecuador wtih Britain
Wikileaks Assange situation discussed by Ecuador wtih Britain

But Mr Assange, a 46-year-old Australian, has feared extradition to the U.S., and the death penalty, for publishing top-secret USA documents in 2010. The British government is said to be increasingly concerned about Mr Assange's welfare. "I have never supported the intervention of private emails to be able to obtain information, regardless of how...

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  • Trump threatens US government shutdown over immigration
Trump threatens US government shutdown over immigration

He did acknowledge, however, that the border funding issue was unlikely to be resolved before the November midterm elections. If a shutdown were to happen, it would be the third such instance in 2018, after a shutdown in January when the Trump Administration and Congressional Republicans wrestled with Democrats over protection for "Dreamers...

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  • MH370 final report: Families say no new information
MH370 final report: Families say no new information

The Malaysian government ended the search in May and on Monday released its final report into the disappearance . Arriving at the transport ministry to receive the report, Nurlaila Ngah , whose husband Wan Swaid Wan Ismail was an MH370 crew member, said she was hoping for a "solid answer" about what happened that could give relatives some cl...

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  • Russia's Putin tells Trump: 'Be my guest in Moscow'
Russia's Putin tells Trump: 'Be my guest in Moscow'

His invitation for Mr Trump to come to Moscow - whether the invitation has been formally tendered or is only in spirit - also appears to pressure the U.S. Efforts by both Trump and Putin to achieve detente have been fiercely resisted by U.S. lawmakers, including some in Trump's own Republican Party, accusing him of being too friendly toward Putin, ...

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  • Israeli fire kills two Palestinians on Gaza border
Israeli fire kills two Palestinians on Gaza border

Pierre Stambul, co-president of the French Jewish Union for Peace, told AFP that one of the three vessels in the " Freedom Flotilla ", called al-Awda in Arabic (the return), may arrive off Gaza shores as early as Sunday. Mike Treen is the National Director of the Unite Union, and a veteran human rights defender. and our New Zealand representative...

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  • Giuliani: 'I want you to hear' Cohen tapes
Giuliani: 'I want you to hear' Cohen tapes

But he has said since that no "meaningful information" was offered and the meeting focused mostly on the issue of adoptions of Russian children. He even retained Bill and Crooked Hillary's lawyer. Trump . The raid was part of a federal criminal investigation into whether Cohen committed bank fraud, wire fraud, and campaign finance violations as p...

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  • Around 40 Lakh Left Out In Assam NRC Report..
Around 40 Lakh Left Out In Assam NRC Report..

Unique to Assam state, the NRC document was prepared in 1951 to distinguish Indian citizens from undocumented immigrants from what was then East Pakistan (which later became Bangladesh in 1971). "Some people are unnecessarily trying to create an atmosphere of fear", the home minister told parliament. The draft presented by the officials had recog...

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  • At least 10 killed as 6.4-magnitude quake hits Indonesia
At least 10 killed as 6.4-magnitude quake hits Indonesia

Effective July 2018, access to full reports will only be available with a subscription. Most of the people were still waiting outside their houses in fear of aftershocks , Metro TV said . "I started running to the trail", he told Reuters by telephone from the Gili Islands, off Lombok's northwest coast, where he headed after a seven-hour trek to t...

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  • California fires: Thousands forced to flee as Carr fire spreads
California fires: Thousands forced to flee as Carr fire spreads

Crews stretched to their limits across the state are fighting flames that have claimed the lives of two firefighters and six civilians. Firefighter dies on front linesJeremy Stoke, a fire inspector with the Redding Fire Department, died Thursday night, the Redding firefighters union said.

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  • Polar bear attacks cruise ship employee on Arctic island
Polar bear attacks cruise ship employee on Arctic island

The injured employee was flown by helicopter to the local capital Longyearbyen and then on to Tromso on the mainland in the evening, Malmo said. His identity was not released. All ships in the area are obliged to employ bear guards to protect passengers on sightseeing tours. "Hapag-Lloyd Cruises has worked comprehensively and co-operatively with ...

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  • Facebook suspends InfoWars host Alex Jones' account for 30 days
Facebook suspends InfoWars host Alex Jones' account for 30 days

Facebook had previously notified Jones that he had violated the platform's policies multiple times and warned him that another violation would result in a 30-day suspension. Three of the four videos that were removed were first reported to Facebook yesterday. On YouTube, channels that receive three strikes within three months are terminated.

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  • Lawyer says 3 women were paid hush money over alleged Trump affairs
Lawyer says 3 women were paid hush money over alleged Trump affairs

The president, through his representatives, has denied Daniels' allegations of an affair. "These emails are very disturbing", Daniels' attorney Michael Avenatti told the Advocate. The article said it would be a campaign finance violation if Cohen made the payment to bolster the then-candidate's chances of getting into office because it violates...

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  • Zimbabwe elections: Voters cast ballots in landmark polls
Zimbabwe elections: Voters cast ballots in landmark polls

In a slow and rambling address, his first since stepping down in November, the 94-year-old spoke to reporters about the circumstances of his removal under military pressure after a ruling party feud. "I have nothing to do with what President Mugabe would want to say as a voter". What began with optimism crumbled into repression of the opposition, a...

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