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Anti-Kavanaugh Lawyer Claims Hearing Would Impede 'The Truth'

She accused Kavanaugh of attacking her and trying to remove her clothing while he was drunk at a party when he was 17 years old and she was 15. "As you are aw...


Britain’s May Says Brexit Negotiations Have Reached ‘an Impasse’

The manner in which they sought to belittle and put down the Prime Minister yesterday pushes people like me... into a position where we say the quicker we're ou...


Tourists critical after two shark attacks

As the RACQ CQ Rescue crew were unable to winch off the yacht, the injured woman was put into a dinghy and taken 100 metres from the boat. A girl has suffer...


Three babies stabbed in attack in nursery in NY

One of these adult victims, however, was seriously injured, WNBC reports. Authorities say the stabbings happened just before 4 a.m. Friday at a home in Quee...


Gillibrand and Hirono criticize GOP's handling of Kavanaugh sexual assault allegation

Peters also said that since the accusation against Kavanaugh, which he's denied, Ford has received death threats. That question of fairness is at the heart of...


If Kavanaugh's accuser won't testify Monday, just vote

She later was hired as a professor in a consortium between Stanford and Palo Alto University. He wrapped up by saying that if Democrats were to try not to vot...


Brett Kavanaugh confesses: ‘What happens at Georgetown Prep, stays at Georgetown Prep’

Dianne Feinstein, Democrat of California, raised potential questions about Kavanaugh's nomination. "I want to hear from Dr Ford", Grassley said. Oddly, it...


Michael Jordan donates $2 million to Hurricane Florence recovery efforts

Heavy rainfall is expected to pour down on the mountains in Virginia and West Virginia, which could lead to more flash flooding and the possibility of landslide...


Syria accidentally shot down a Russian military plane

The IDF said the "deconfliction" system used by Israel and Russia "was in use tonight", adding: "Israel will share all the relevant information with the Russian...


Fort Trump? Polish leader dangles offer to US president

Warsaw has been pushing for a still larger United States presence and a permanent base on Polish soil. Trump said it was a sad situation but lauded the Unit...


Police respond to active shooting incident with multiple gunmen in Middleton, Wisconsin

Dane County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Elise Schaffer confirmed there was an "active shooter situation" and said her office is assisting Middleton police. S...


Trump defends court nominee Kavanaugh, wants to hear from accuser

The legal team's letter says that Prof Ford's family has been forced to move out of their home, her email has been hacked and she has been impersonated online...


Storm Ali to hit with 85mph winds

A spokesman for the Met Office said Helene could fell a few trees, which could bring disruption to transport links, but did not think it would reach the 70mph...


Syria war: Russian Federation and Turkey to create buffer zone in Idlib

Russia, the biggest outside backer of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in his fight against rebels, has been preparing for an offensive on Idlib, a city that is...


Ken Starr: Manafort plea means 'we're much closer to getting the truth'

President Trump on Saturday said that special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia-collusion probe was ginned up to hurt Republicans in the midterm elections. Mana...


'Significant leads' after metal object discovered in Queensland banana

NSW Police said in statement: "These brands are believed to be sold in stores in New South Wales , Queensland , Victoria, and the Australian Capital Territo...


Israel reopens its sole people crossing with Gaza

The United States has cut additional aid to the Palestinians for programmes supporting conflict resolution with Israelis, an official said on Sunday, adding to ...


Republicans urge more tax cuts as elections near

Democrats say those cuts mainly helped the wealthy and corporations. Congressional Democrats quickly panned the plan released by Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Tex.), chai...


Witnesses Describe Deadly Cape Cod Shark Attack Right Out Of Movie ‘Jaws’

The Cape Cod District Attorney's office and the Massachusetts State Police are both investigating, Hurley said. Bunker Hill Community College in Boston said...


Republican schism emerges over plans for Kavanaugh Supreme Court vote

She said she decided in late August not to come forward as she was concerned the publicity would upend her life while not affecting Kavanaugh's confirmation. Sh...


Kremlin says Skripal poisoning suspects have nothing to do with Putin

Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were left critically ill after coming into contact with nerve agent Novichok in Salisbury, police believe. We have re...


More than 974,000 without power as Florence lumbers inland

We might leave", she said. People walk on a local street as water from Neuse River starts flooding houses upon Hurricane Florence coming ashore in New Bern,...


FEMA official defends agency over stockpiled water bottles left in Puerto Rico

Trump called the federal response to Hurricane Maria an " unsung success " earlier in the week, and tweeted - without evidence - that the GWU study was an e...


Ex-Trump campaign boss reaches plea deal

Rick Gates, Manafort's former business partner and the campaign's deputy chairman, pleaded guilty to lesser charges in exchange for his cooperation, later tes...


Trump complicates Florida GOP's play for Puerto Rican voters

The Republican president suggested the hurricane death toll was artificially boosted by adding those who had passed away from natural causes such as old age. ...


Barack Obama slams Donald Trump, warns of 'dangerous times'

Lamenting the current political climate, Obama said that Trump was a "symptom, not a cause". "I'm sorry, I watched it but I fell asleep ", Trump said. ...


Russians protest against pension age hike

The OVD-Info organization that monitors political repression reported 153 people had been detained in connection with protests around the country. Russia's ...


Kerala: Nuns stage sit-in protest demanding Bishop Mulakkal’s arrest

The nun, who admitted to be under huge pressure in her battle against Bishop Franco Mulakkal, said that she was pained by the derogatory comments raised against...


Sweden’s Far Right Has Won the War of Ideas

The far-right party further benefited from establishment parties' lack of attention to its rhetoric. The rise of the Sweden Democrats has dominated much of ...


Turkey warns attack on Syria's Idlib would cause humanitarian disaster

Erdogan called for a "truce", while Russia's president said Damascus "has a right and must eventually take under control all of its national territory". But...


Astronauts Took This Incredible Picture of Hurricane Florence From the Space Station

The storm was located about 950 miles (1,530 km) east-southeast of Cape Fear, North Carolina , at 5 a.m. ET (0900 GMT), according to the NHC , which warned i...


Trump tells Apple to move plants from China to US

Trump has had Beijing in his crosshairs since he took office, and has applied increasing pressure to try to convince it to change its policies, allow more i...


Paris Knife Attack : 7 British tourists injured, Afghan national taken into custody

Four people were injured seriously in the attack. Anne Hidalgo wrote: "I extend my full support and wishes a speedy recovery to those injured six that night i...


Bob Woodward Say Mattis, Kelly Denials of His Book Quotes Untrue

Actually, Guthrie's question was a softball, giving Woodward a chance to explain, somewhat confusingly, that his sources might be anonymous but the "incidents...


Hurricane Florence strengthens to Category 2 storm

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper also urged his state's residents to get ready, noting the storm already was generating swelling waves and unsafe currents ...