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Yale law students protest Kavanaugh nomination

Yale law students protest Kavanaugh nomination She is the second woman to accuse Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct. Kavanaugh has denied the allegations , but his former Yale roommate James Roche said he believes Ramirez. Collins faces heavy pressure from conservatives to support Kavanaugh, and from liberals to reject him in part because he could cast a deciding vote to overturn or gut Roe. [Full Article...]

Third woman comes forward with strong allegations against Brett Kavanaugh

Third woman comes forward with strong allegations against Brett Kavanaugh Blasey first came forward in a Washington Post story last week and is scheduled to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday, as is Kavanaugh. Judge, who has written about his alcohol-fueled years at Georgetown Prep, had denied the claim made by Blasey that he was in the room during an attempted assault by Kavanaugh when they were teens. [Full Article...]

Trump brings rare laughter to UN summit

Trump brings rare laughter to UN summit The next round of USA sanctions will kick in in early November , adding to the animosity between Washington and Tehran. "No state and nation can be brought to the negotiating table by force", Rohani said. In May, the Trump administration pulled out of the historic 2015 deal created to prevent Iran from building a nuclear bomb. During his speech, Trump defended his decision to leave the "hor... [Full Article...]

Senate GOP holding back name lawyer who will question Christine Ford

Senate GOP holding back name lawyer who will question Christine Ford Cornyn (R-Texas), a member of the committee, said the body could vote on forwarding Kavanaugh's nomination to the full Senate soon after they hear from the judge's accuser, Prof. What I know is the truth, and the truth is I've never sexually assaulted anyone in high school or otherwise . Deborah Ramirez , 53, says Kavanaugh exposed himself to her during a party, thrusting his genitals in h... [Full Article...]

Steady rain Tuesday morning tapers to spotted showers through the afternoon

Steady rain Tuesday morning tapers to spotted showers through the afternoon Temperatures will warm into the work week before this frontal system moves in bringing scattered showers and storms. The risk of rain drops to 30 per cent Saturday with a high of 16 C and low of 4 C. This action will be coming at us from southwest to northeast and is ahead of a strong cold front. More widespread showers are possible with high temperatures in the upper 70s to low 80s. [Full Article...]

China, Russia warn US of consequences over sanctions

China, Russia warn US of consequences over sanctions They block the Chinese agency, and Li, from applying for export licenses and participating in the USA financial system. The Defense Ministry said the us had no right to interfere in Chinese military cooperation with Russian Federation and warned Saturday that the failure to revoke the sanctions would lead to unspecified consequences. [Full Article...]

Vatican says Pope recognizes legitimacy of seven Chinese bishops

Vatican says Pope recognizes legitimacy of seven Chinese bishops The statement did not give details about the " provisional agreement ". The Vatican press office said Pope Francis said he hopes the agreement will bring about full Catholic unity in China. Two underground Chinese bishops, recognised by the pope, have been asked by a top Vatican diplomat to resign in favour of state-sanctioned prelates, including one who was excommunicated by the Vatican in 20... [Full Article...]

Arizona Congressman's 6 Siblings Turn Against Him in Opponent's Campaign Ad

Arizona Congressman's 6 Siblings Turn Against Him in Opponent's Campaign Ad Paul Gosar comes from a big family. "They also remarked about their brother's positions on health care, immigration, and the environment". "I bet he'd be researching what is the most insightful water policy to help Arizona sustain itself and be successful", says Jennifer . [Full Article...]

Second woman accuses US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of misconduct

Second woman accuses US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of misconduct For their part, Democrats say Republicans are mounting an unseemly rush to get Kavanaugh into the nine-member Supreme Court while they still control the legislature. A woman who accuses Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh of trying to rape her in 1982 has offered to testify to the Senate if it can "ensure her safety". [Full Article...]

Iran Blames US, Saudi Arabia & Israel for Deadly Attack on Military Parade

Iran Blames US, Saudi Arabia & Israel for Deadly Attack on Military Parade In New York, Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani said on Saturday that US sanctions were inflicting economic pain on Iran that could lead to a "successful revolution". Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates say that Iran poses a security threat to the Middle East and tries to dominate the region. Tensions have been on the rise between Iran and the US. [Full Article...]

Dallas Police Fire Officer Who Killed Botham Jean In His Own Home

Dallas Police Fire Officer Who Killed Botham Jean In His Own Home Guyger is allowed to appeal the decision under civil service rules, police said . According to The Dallas Morning News , the lawyer said one witness heard Guyger say, "Let me in". As she navigates in slow motion, trying to gain clarity about what really happened to her son, Allison Jean is committed to pushing forward to gain justice for his death. [Full Article...]

Iran vows REVENGE against USA and Israel over deadly military parade attack

Iran vows REVENGE against USA and Israel over deadly military parade attack While a traditional chant in the years since Iran's 1979 Islamic Revolution, they have taken on a new meaning as Iranian officials have blamed the US and its regional allies for backing the separatists, who carried out the assault while disguised in military uniforms. [Full Article...]

Maldives Election Result Halts Drift Toward Authoritarianism

Maldives Election Result Halts Drift Toward Authoritarianism Beyond the postcard image the Maldives has of luxury resorts and white sand beaches, the 400,000 citizens of the former British protectorate have struggled to maintain the democratic system established in 2008. Before the election, the opposition said it would review the Chinese investment, partly out of concern over the level of debt entailed, with experts warning that the government could fall i... [Full Article...]

Indian sailor Abhilash Tomy rescued in remote WA waters

Indian sailor Abhilash Tomy rescued in remote WA waters The Indian Navy tweeted: "Tomy rescued safely". "The tricky weather conditions are adding to the hurdles", he said. "We do know he's got a very severely injured back and we believe that he's very restricted in his ability to maneuver", search and rescue mission coordinator Phil Gaden told reporters in Canberra ahead of the rescue. [Full Article...]

Danish ambassador met with Iranian officials after attack

Four assailants were reported to have been involved in the Ahvaz assault and all were killed as Iranian troops returned fire during the attack and in the subsequent pursuit. Iranian president Hassan Rouhani also said Iran was ready to confront the USA after the attack, even as his plane touched down in NY for the United Nations General Assembly. [Full Article...]

Indian govt chose Anil Ambani as Rafale partner, says Francois Hollande

Indian govt chose Anil Ambani as Rafale partner, says Francois Hollande He pointed out that Hollannde who is not in office any longer was under no serious political compulsion to make the remarks. Well, during the deal between French and India were on, Hollande and Ambani's got into a new deal. He said the Rafale aircraft was negotiated for Rs 526 crore by the UPA government but purchased for Rs 1600 crore by the Modi government. This dragged on till the 2014 Lok Sa... [Full Article...]

Three newborn babies, two adults stabbed at New York City day care

Three newborn babies, two adults stabbed at New York City day care Two were stabbed in their stomachs, and the 20-day-old was stabbed in her ear, lip and chin, NBC said, citing the New York Police Department. The woman also stabbed a 31-year-old man, believed to be the father of one of the children, and a woman at the overnight nursery in Flushing, known as Mei Xin Care. [Full Article...]

Deputy AG once suggested recording Trump, removing him via 25th Amendment

Deputy AG once suggested recording Trump, removing him via 25th Amendment Rosenstein has been a frequent punching bag for Trump supporters for appointing Special Counsel Robert Mueller in May 2017 to take over a federal probe of suspected Russian meddling in the US election and potential coordination between Moscow and the Trump campaign. [Full Article...]

Macron Says Pro-Brexit Politicians 'Liars', Rejects May 'Chequers' Plan

Macron Says Pro-Brexit Politicians 'Liars', Rejects May 'Chequers' Plan The backstop would keep Northern Ireland under EU economic oversight if London and Brussels can not agree a trade pact to keep UK-EU borders open, an idea that May and a small party in the province that props up her minority government oppose. [Full Article...]

Tightening Texas race boosts Democrats’ hopes of taking U.S. Senate

Tightening Texas race boosts Democrats’ hopes of taking U.S. Senate O', who is challenging the notion that a liberal Democrat can not win statewide in Texas and has pulled even in the race, according to a poll released Wednesday. Senator Bill Nelson. O'Rourke on Tuesday launched his campaign's first Spanish-language TV ads, a move acknowledging the Democrat would need strong turnout by Hispanic voters to win. [Full Article...]


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