• Kavanaugh accuser has until Friday to decide if she'll testify
Kavanaugh accuser has until Friday to decide if she'll testify

On Wednesday, Sen. Chuck Grassley sent a letter to Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, a West Virginia Republican who also graduated from the Holton-Arms School. "Her strong preference continues to be for the Senate Judiciary Committee to allow for a full investigation before her testimony". Although her attorney first said she would appear, Blasey Fo...

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  • Trump declassifies documents related to FBI Russia probe
Trump declassifies documents related to FBI Russia probe

Republicans helming two key congressional committees have been pushing for the declassification of the surveillance documents and text messages for months, arguing that they would reveal bias within the criminal justice system that Trump believes tainted the Russian Federation probe long before he took office.

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  • Pompeo sets goal for complete denuclearization in North Korea by 2021
Pompeo sets goal for complete denuclearization in North Korea by 2021

Kim first proposed a second meeting with Trump after their unprecedented June summit in Singapore. "The first meeting between Kim Jong Un and Trump yielded a rather general agreement, but now Kim seems to have more concrete idea about what he wants to exchange with Trump", he said.

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  • New Details: Reality Star Grant Robicheaux & GF Accused of Sick Sex Crimes
New Details: Reality Star Grant Robicheaux & GF Accused of Sick Sex Crimes

Robicheaux was employed as a surgeon at NewportCare Medical Group, but was been removed from the company's website on Tuesday. At a news conference Tuesday, Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas said the pair is accused of picking up the women at bars or parties, drugging them to the point that the women became unconscious or almost u...

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  • PM Khan on first foreign visit to KSA arrives in Madina
PM Khan on first foreign visit to KSA arrives in Madina

Pakistan and India have an undeniably challenging relationship, the Pakistan prime minister said, adding,"we owe it to our people especially future generations to peacefully resolve all outstanding issues, including the Jammu and Kashmir dispute Siachen and Sir Creek".

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  • President Trump Suggested Spain Build Its Own Border Wall Across the Sahara
President Trump Suggested Spain Build Its Own Border Wall Across the Sahara

Mr Trump won the 2016 USA presidential election partly by promising to build a wall across the 2,000-mile border with Mexico... Building a wall along the US-Mexico border - and getting Mexico to pay for it - was one of the key policies of Trump's presidential campaign.

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  • Kavanaugh Assault Accuser Has Not Agreed to Testify
Kavanaugh Assault Accuser Has Not Agreed to Testify

President Trump said Wednesday that her performance in that hearing could determine whether he stands by his embattled nominee. Brett Kavanaugh , Mark Judge, and Patrick Smyth went to an all-boys prep school. But Hill said it was really a question about the conditions of Ford's testimony are "actually tenable". The lawyers for Ford predicted...

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  • South Korea's Moon Jae-in attends Pyongyang Mass Games
South Korea's Moon Jae-in attends Pyongyang Mass Games

Kim's has previously visited the mountain around major developments in North Korea , such as visiting in late 2013 before he executed top officials including his uncle Jang Song-thaek, and after North Korea's fifth nuclear test in 2016, North Korea watchers say.

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  • Israel air force chief to give Moscow findings on plane downing
Israel air force chief to give Moscow findings on plane downing

Israel has carried out some 200 airstrikes over the last 18 months, claiming that the attacks aimed to prevent Iranian weapons convoys and stop Iran from establishing a military foothold in Syria. On Tuesday, the IDF expressed " sorrow " for the deaths of Russian airmen, but once again said the responsibility lies with the " Assad regime ". Ru...

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  • 'Fortnite' gamer allegedly threatened to kill kid who beat him
'Fortnite' gamer allegedly threatened to kill kid who beat him

He added, "I will come to your house tonight and f-k your world up". A man has been arrested after allegedly threatening to shoot an 11-year-old following a loss in Fortnite: Battle Royale . "So many parents out there who are not managing their children's time on social media as well as games", Dina Bruno said. Aliperti, whose Xbox Live gamertag...

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  • At UN, US accuses Russian Federation of 'cheating' on N.Korea…
At UN, US accuses Russian Federation of 'cheating' on N.Korea…

Russia also blocked a U.S. move to blacklist Russian ships allegedly involved in illegal ship-to-ship transfers of refined oil to North Korea . The statement did not name countries, but it came a day after Haley accused Russian Federation of interfering in a report from the U.N.'s independent Panel of Experts on the implementation of sancti...

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  • Official Washington scrambles over Kavanaugh allegations
Official Washington scrambles over Kavanaugh allegations

Ford says she was afraid Kavanaugh could have accidentally killed her. "Anyone who comes forward as Dr. Ford has deserves to be heard , so I will continue working on a way to hear her out in an appropriate , precedented and respectful manner", Grassley said .

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  • Kavanaugh accuser demands FBI investigation before she testifies at hearing next week
Kavanaugh accuser demands FBI investigation before she testifies at hearing next week

The panel's Republican chairman, Senator Chuck Grassley, said he would postpone the vote and would now hold a hearing with both Kavanaugh and his accuser on Monday. "This is a completely false allegation". She was 15 then and Kavanaugh was 17. Hill, it should be noted, said in an ABC interview on Wednesday that "Absolutely it's the right move...

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  • Typhoon Mangkhut pounds the Phillippines
Typhoon Mangkhut pounds the Phillippines

Search teams in the Philippines say it's unlikely they'll find any more survivors from a major landslide in the town of Itogon on the island of Luzon . Hong Kong managed to avoid a direct hit from the eye of typhoon Mangkhut , but impacts were still significant and damage was seen to modern and older buildings, along with the storm surge.

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  • Four wounded in shooting at Wisconsin software company
Four wounded in shooting at Wisconsin software company

Police have not released details on whether there have been any injuries. "Another company, Esker, is next door". An active shooter has stormed a software company with a screaming employee saying the rampage has caused a 'devastating loss'.

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  • Trump Says He Wants To Hear From Kavanaugh's Accuser
Trump Says He Wants To Hear From Kavanaugh's Accuser

The Senate has scheduled a public hearing on a sex assault claim against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh for next week. "Dr. Ford may have been forced into the limelight against her will, just as Anita Hill was, but the treatment she receives should be different", wrote Lapidus.

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  • Elizabeth Smart's co-captor set for release: 10 things to know
Elizabeth Smart's co-captor set for release: 10 things to know

Utah officials discovered the error and set Wanda for release. "When he kidnapped me and was taking me up into the mountains, I remember thinking, 'This is it, ' he's just going to rape and kill me", she said. "I truly believe life is meant to be happy and handsome, and no matter what happens that will remain my goal for me and for my family". So...

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  • Kavanaugh Accuser Faces Death Threats, Asks for FBI Investigation Before Testifying
Kavanaugh Accuser Faces Death Threats, Asks for FBI Investigation Before Testifying

Tuesday evening, an attorney for Ford, Lisa Banks , indicated that her client did not plan to appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee at a hearing scheduled for Monday until there had been an independent investigation to evaluate her claims and Kavanaugh's denial.

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  • Strawberry needle scare: Prime Minister announces tough penalties for fruit tampering
Strawberry needle scare: Prime Minister announces tough penalties for fruit tampering

The attorney general, Christian Porter, said penalties already existed in section 380 of the commonwealth criminal code act relating to the contamination of goods, including food. In the state of Queensland, where the scare is believed to have originated, the authorities have announced financial support for growers who have been forced to pulp th...

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  • US pushes back national wireless alert test to October 3
US pushes back national wireless alert test to October 3

All major wireless firms and more than 100 mobile carriers are participating in the new Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA ) program that allows for presidential alerts, FEMA wrote in a Thursday statement . View the EAS and WEA test fact sheet via FEMA's website . Cell towers will broadcast the WEA test for approximately 30 minutes. And doing a tes...

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  • Indian cabinet clears ordinance to make triple talaq penal offence
Indian cabinet clears ordinance to make triple talaq penal offence

The Bill, brought by the Narendra Modi government aiming to criminalise instant divorce or talaq-e-biddat by men by uttering " talaq " thrice in quick succession, is now stalled in the parliament. With Cabinet giving a nod, triple talaq will soon become an offence in the country. "In a secular country like India. gender justice was given the co...

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  • Pak court suspends jail sentences of Sharif, daughter Maryam
Pak court suspends jail sentences of Sharif, daughter Maryam

The release would remain a temporary relief for the former prime minister and his family members until the the court gives the final decision on their application seeking suspension of their conviction in Avenfield Reference. Sharif denies any wrongdoing. The charges stemmed from the so-called leaked papers from a Panama law firm. Khan backs down f...

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  • Chuck Grassley: Kavanaugh accuser has not yet agreed to testify
Chuck Grassley: Kavanaugh accuser has not yet agreed to testify

Psychology professor Christine Blasey Ford says she was just 15 years old when a stumbling drunk 17-year-old Kavanaugh tried to rape her at a pool party in 1982. In a tweet Tuesday night, Trump wrote: "The Supreme Court is one of the main reasons I got elected as President". Democrats are calling for a full FBI investigation of the allegati...

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  • Kim Jong Un to visit Seoul, shut missile site
Kim Jong Un to visit Seoul, shut missile site

US President Donald Trump said the results of the latest meeting between Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in in Pyongyang and their joint declaration were " very exciting ". South Korea is pinning high hopes on Mr Kim's remarks to Mr Moon's special envoys earlier this month that he wanted to achieve denuclearisation within Mr Trump's first term in of...

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  • Carolinas' crisis escalates as Florence shows its fiercest face
Carolinas' crisis escalates as Florence shows its fiercest face

The National Weather Service said Tuesday that Florence dumped more than 8 trillion gallons of water on North Carolina . "We continue to feel the effects of this massive storm ", North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper said on Tuesday. The toxic ash could run off into the nearby Cape Fear River. The agency said 13 are overflowing from heavy rain...

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