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by | September 18, 2018 | 13:51

The FBI said in statement on Monday night that last Wednesday it received a letter dated from July concerning the allegation, and forwarded it to the White House counsel. Collins said that it would be obviously "disqualifying" if Kavanaugh had lied about what ocurred, a position in line with Republican senator Jeff Flake.

by | September 18, 2018 | 11:31

As a military band played a rousing march, hundreds of North Koreans, lined up in neat rows and dressed in black suits and traditional hanboks, cheered and waved bouquets of artificial flowers, the North Korean flag and a white-and-blue flag with a map symbolising a unified Korean Peninsula.

by | September 18, 2018 | 11:25

Russian state media reported that the IL-20 plane with 14 servicemen aboard "disappeared" on Monday over the Mediterranean, near the Hmeimim airbase in Syria . Hotlines are in place for those countries to share operational information on their deployments, but diplomats and military planners say there is still a high risk of one state inadvertently striking another country's forces.

by | September 18, 2018 | 10:56

If this had been an actual emergency an official message would have followed the tone alert you heard at the start of this message. So unless users choose to turn off their phones at the accorded time, they will be receiving the Presidential Alert (and can not opt out of it).

by | September 18, 2018 | 10:16

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said the GOP will review the sexual assault allegation against Kavanaugh "by the book" with bipartisan interviews on the Judiciary Committee. Kavanaugh has adamantly denied the charges, saying in a statement: "This is a completely false allegation". "The accusations leveled against him in no way represent the decent young man I knew", she added.

by | September 18, 2018 | 09:09

Syrian state media said earlier on Monday missiles were fired from the sea at several locations in the Syrian coastal city of Latakia, but were intercepted by air defenses. CNN quoted the USA official as saying the Syrian army was actually trying to stop a barrage of Israeli missiles, and a second official confirmed that Israel was responsible for the missile strikes on the Syrian positions.

by | September 18, 2018 | 07:58

The documents requested, the White House said in a statement Monday, included key parts of the FISA application to spy on Trump campaign volunteer Carter Page and Federal Bureau of Investigation interviews with former top Justice official Bruce Ohr .

by | September 18, 2018 | 07:11

A man writes down the details of a government owned auto on sale during an auction at the premises of Prime Minister's House in Islamabad . 70 cars were sold in the first batch. The 22nd premier had announced that there were 80 vehicles in possession of PM Office, however, he would retain only two of them. The auction has been billed as part of Khan's drive to give "the nation's wealth to its rightful owners", though critics say most of the new government's cost-cutting measures are more ...

by | September 18, 2018 | 06:32

The comments come amid reports the two sides could resume talks to stave off a third round of United States tariffs. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin was planning to restart talks with Chinese leaders soon, but they have vowed to retaliate to any escalation of the trade battle between the two countries with punitive steps of their own, and Trump's move could further push Beijing to retaliate.

by | September 18, 2018 | 05:25

In the docs, obtained by TMZ, Unsworth denies the "pedo" allegation - saying he's "not married to a 12-year-old child". nor is he a child rapist or child sex trafficker. Mr Musk later accused Mr Unsworth of moving to Thailand to "be with a bride who was about 12 years old". The papers say that Mr Musk, 47, "falsely conveyed [he] is a paedophile and child rapist ".

by | September 18, 2018 | 04:10

They were still on the run as of Saturday night, and it was unclear if either of the people being questioned was a suspect in the shooting. People in Plaza Garibaldi screamed and ran when they heard shots around 10pm on Friday, although some appeared unfazed by the gunfire.

by | September 18, 2018 | 03:10

Without saying whether or not she would support a delay, Republican Susan Collins tweeted on Monday: "Professor Ford and Judge Kavanaugh should both testify under oath before the Judiciary Committee". According to multiple sources, Kavanaugh has hired Beth Wilkinson, of the law firm Wilkinson Walsh and Eskovitz, to be his attorney. The Post said Ford originally contacted her representative in the House, California Democratic Rep.

by | September 18, 2018 | 00:44

Ford claimed that a "stumbling drunk" Kavanaugh pinned her to the bed, groping her and trying to remove her clothing, while a friend of his watched. Asked about the allegations on Fox & Friends, Kellyanne Conway, counselor to the president and one of the highest-ranking women in the White House, gave a barely comprehensible answer, trying to simultaneously argue she wants to hear Ford's story while casting doubt on it.

by | September 17, 2018 | 21:35

Putin said he believed the agreement on Idlib could hasten final resolution of Syria's long and devastating civil war. Erdogan and Putin met previously on September 7 in Tehran for a three-way summit with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani that saw the Russian and Turkish leaders openly disagree over how to deal with the rebel stronghold, which borders Turkey.

by | September 17, 2018 | 19:48

The number of counties getting this level of help is likely to increase. He urged motorists not to travel east of I-95 or south of U.S. Highway 70. This nightmare called Tropical Storm Florence is far from over. The rescues don't include any conducted by volunteer groups or individuals helping each other. Florence is moving slowly across eastern SC, and according to the National Hurricane Center is producing "catastrophic flooding over North and SC".

by | September 17, 2018 | 19:15

The 2016 campaign is over, but Obama "continues to dismiss the millions of voters across OH who rejected a continuation of his policies in favor of President Trump's plan for historic tax cuts, new jobs and soaring economic growth", Republican National Committee spokeswoman Mandi Merritt said in a statement.

by | September 17, 2018 | 18:52

US President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort has pleaded guilty to two federal crimes after cutting a deal with prosecutors and agreeing to cooperate with the special counsel's Russian Federation probe. Trump has been a vocal critic of Mueller's Russian Federation probe and has repeatedly called it a "witch hunt" and "unnecessary". White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders noted that point in a statement responding to the development.

by | September 17, 2018 | 17:38

Senator Diane Feinstein, the top Judiciary Committee Democrat, issued a statement calling for a delay. "I did not do this back in high school or at any time". Both are under enormous pressure from outside groups who want them to oppose Kavanaugh on grounds that as a justice he could vote to undercut the Roe v.

by | September 17, 2018 | 16:48

Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson , the favourite in surveys of Tory party members to be the next leader, has likened her Brexit approach to strapping on a suicide vest and handing Brussels the detonator. "There are still parts of the withdrawal agreement that require further negotiation". "I don't want manufacturers to feel that they've got to operate under all sorts of different rules, because that complicates life for them and that potentially means business leaving this country", ...

by | September 17, 2018 | 16:13

The Telegraph contacted the White House for comment on Ms Ford's claims, but had no response at the time of going to press. But Kavanaugh and Judge have kind of locked themselves into the defense that she's categorically lying . A committee spokesman said late Sunday that its chairman, Sen. He said the committee's top Democrat, Senator Dianne Feinstein of California, who was first notified of the allegation in late July, should have brought the matter to the panel earlier.

by | September 17, 2018 | 16:11

This latest incident comes after several reports of strawberries contaminated by pins and needles up and down the east coast of Australia . He's directed Food Standards Australia New Zealand to investigate whether there are supply chain weaknesses or systemic changes needed.

by | September 17, 2018 | 14:00

Chuck Schumer, who is the leader of the Democrats in the Senate, also called on the committee's Republican chairman to postpone the vote until "these serious and credible allegations are thoroughly investigated". The Judiciary Committee is now due to vote on the nomination on September 20. While his friend watched, Ford recounts to The Post , Kavanaugh pinned her to a bed on her back and groped her over her clothes, grinding against and attempting to pull off her one-piece bathing suit and ...

by | September 17, 2018 | 10:35

Residents are being urged to stay safe as the risky weather could pose a danger to life with flying debris. "Storm force winds will affect all southern and eastern coastal counties, with gusts up to 130 kph likely in some exposed coastal locations".

by | September 17, 2018 | 05:28

In February 2013, Washington imposed sanctions on a number of Chinese businesses that aided North Korea with its nuclear weapons program. The fifth inter-Korean summit will soon occur, and South Korea announced September 14 that President Moon Jae In will fly directly to Pyongyang for the event.

by | September 17, 2018 | 05:20

Shortly after the news station was eviscerated on Twitter by people on both sides of the aisle, they changed their headline. "Search warrant: Marijuana found in Botham Jean's apartment after deadly shooting", tweeted Fox 4 . She said she only realized she wasn't in her own home after she had shot him and turned on the lights. " Botham Jean is not here to give his version of what happened because he's dead", said one family lawyer, Benjamin Crump.

by | September 17, 2018 | 05:01

Wade abortion decision, Hill's own motive may have been her strong disagreement with Thomas's opposition to affirmative action, about which the Supreme Court would have much to say in the years ahead. Kavanaugh would be replacing retired Supreme Court justice Anthony Kennedy. Ford said she told no one about the alleged attack until 2012, when she was in couples counseling with her husband.

by | September 17, 2018 | 04:03

Thousands were forced to leave their homes. About 18,000 customers lost power, National Grid reported . "It makes us very thankful". There is no evidence that anything nefarious contributed to the fires, Sumwalt said. Federal and state officials are investigating. A man was killed and at least 25 people were injured in Thursday's fires and explosions. It crashed into a nearby vehicle, fatally wounding a teenager who was inside.

by | September 17, 2018 | 03:57

A Palestinian teenager has died after being shot by Israeli forces last month during protests near the fence separating Gaza from Israel, the health ministry in the besieged enclave said. A second Palestinian, who was not immediately identified, was killed near Khan Yunis in southern Gaza. "Hamas continues to try and harm the defensive infrastructure of the security forces along the security fence while using civilians in the strip as shields and as cover for acts of terror", the IDF said in ...

by | September 16, 2018 | 21:52

The magazine says the woman sent a letter about the allegation to Democrats. Ford , now a 51-year-old research psychologist in northern California , told the Post: "I thought he might inadvertently kill me". "For three months, she said nothing, nothing, zero, nada, zilch". Though it barely seemed possible, Democrats in Washington have hit a new low with their most-recent antics around Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the U.S.

by | September 16, 2018 | 20:52

Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, said Friday that Russian authorities will consider Britain's request to interrogate them if it comes. In the interview, the men say that they only walked around for less than an hour before getting soaked, giving up, and going back to the train station for a coffee.

by | September 16, 2018 | 20:43

On the heels of Hurricane Lane in the Pacific, Tropical Storm Olivia, now with winds as high as 65 miles per hour, is expected to move through the main Hawaiian islands of Hawaii, Maui and Oahu Tuesday evening, according to the Central Pacific Hurricane Center.

by | September 16, 2018 | 19:18

SC authorities said law enforcement officers were guarding against looting in evacuated areas, while Wilmington set a curfew on Saturday evening in response to looting in one area. The Category 3 storm has prompted more than a million people to flee the Carolinas and Virgina, as residents heed dire warnings from officials. Duke Energy , a power company in the Carolinas, estimated that one million to three million customers could lose electricity because of the storm and that it could take ...

by | September 16, 2018 | 18:56

In the men's race, second place went to is Amos Kipruto (KENYA) with 2:06:23 and third is Wilson Kipsang (KENYA) with 2:06:48. Kipchoge came agonizingly close to sporting immortality by almost running the first sub two-hour marathon previous year.

by | September 16, 2018 | 18:42

Reynolds said Seashore rangers and Wellfleet police performed CPR on the victim on the beach after the bite. This has turned into Amity Island real quick out here, ' Booth said WBUR . He's still recovering from his puncture wounds in a Boston hospital. "Today is just keeping everyone out of water", Hurley said. "Right spot, wrong time, I guess".

by | September 16, 2018 | 16:26

The vote on Thursday was the parliament's bid to launch the punitive process of the European Union treaty's Article 7 , although the vote has little chance of ending up with the ultimate penalty of Hungary being suspended from voting in the EU.