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

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

Even though Ford has expressed interest in testifying next week , her lawyer has laid out a number of terms and conditions they want met before her appearance happens. Over many decades, when com...

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USA deputy attorney general denies he proposed secretly taping Trump

USA deputy attorney general denies he proposed secretly taping Trump

Multiple officials, who could only speak on the condition of anonymity, said that Rosenstein's comments were documented in memos written by former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe. "This story mu...

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Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang dies at 61

Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang dies at 61

Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang passed away today at the age of 61. Quang did not appear in public for more than a month past year, raising speculation about his health. State media made a sombe...

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Russia warns US it is 'playing with fire' with sanctions

Russia warns US it is 'playing with fire' with sanctions

Members of Congress, including many of Trump's fellow Republicans, who passed the sanctions bill almost unanimously, have repeatedly called on the administration to take a harder line against Moscow. ...

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U.S. man accused of Texas sexual assault in Taiwan

U.S. man accused of Texas sexual assault in Taiwan

The two made arrangements to meet on August 15 at a coffee shop, then moved on to a hotel where the girl told authorities said she and Wilson had sex. Wilson, 30, had not been booked into the Trav...

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EU Chief Says U.K. Prime Minister's Brexit Proposal 'Won't Work'

Warm words would have been enough. The Prime Minister said her Chequers blueprint is the only proposal on the table as the deadline approaches, with the next leaders' meeting in October set to be ...

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Infants among 5 stabbed at New York City daycare

Infants among 5 stabbed at New York City daycare

One of the children was in serious condition, but none appeared to have sustained life-threatening injuries, authorities said. None of the injuries are considered to be life-threatening, despite one o...

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Uganda bans rallies by Bobi Wine supporters as he returns today

Uganda bans rallies by Bobi Wine supporters as he returns today

His return has rattled the government headed by the 74-year-old president, who leads a nation where almost 80 percent of the population is under the age of 30. Security was tight with riot police and ...

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Woman Accusing Judge Kavanaugh of Sexual Assault Wants FBI Probe

Woman Accusing Judge Kavanaugh of Sexual Assault Wants FBI Probe

Democrats, starting with ranking Senate Judiciary Committee member Dianne Feinstein , wanted to protect her privacy. Flake said this despite a previous statement that he would vote "no" if Ford d...

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'Multiple victims' in active Maryland shooting

'Multiple victims' in active Maryland shooting

On Thursday, 33-year-old Dominique Norton of Aberdeen, endured an excruciating wait of almost two hours to be reunited with her mother, 62-year-old warehouse worker Irene Norton. Workers at a nearby a...

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European Council president mocks Theresa May's Brexit plan on Instagram

European Council president mocks Theresa May's Brexit plan on Instagram

So how will the EU's major players go about solving a problem like Theresa? "It was clear today that we need substantial progress by October and that we then aim to finalise everything in November",...

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'Fire whirl' sucked up crews' hose in British Columbia blazes, video shows

Dramatic footage of a rare "fire whirl" filmed by a Canadian forest firefighter has shown the intensity - and danger - of the record blazes that engulfed much of western Canada this summer . Fire tor...

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

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

Judge Kavanaugh vehemently denies her allegation, and his supporters say it's completely contrary to what they know about him. Kavanaugh is scheduled to appear again before the Senate Judiciary Co...

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France's Marine Le Pen balks at court-ordered psychiatric tests

France's Marine Le Pen balks at court-ordered psychiatric tests

The leader of the National Rally broke the news herself in a (French-language) tweet, saying that the psych evaluation was ordered as part of the charges she faces for posting graphic images of ISI...

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At least 44 dead in Tanzania as ferry capsizes in Lake Victoria

At least 44 dead in Tanzania as ferry capsizes in Lake Victoria

It went down on Thursday afternoon just a few metres from the dock in Tanzania's Ukerewe district, according to national ferry services operator TEMESA. Ferries in Tanzania are often overcrowded, and ...

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Russia Declassifies Data on Missile That Downed MH17 Flight in 2014

Russia Declassifies Data on Missile That Downed MH17 Flight in 2014

The Russian military says the missile that shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 came from the arsenals of the Ukrainian army, not from Russia. At a news conference claiming to reveal new facts ...

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South Korean president wraps up 3-day Pyongyang visit

South Korean president wraps up 3-day Pyongyang visit

On the last day of the Pyongyang summit , Yoon Young-chan, senior secretary to the president for public communications said during the afternoon briefing that "while the South Korean President and fi...

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Ford lawyers say she is open to testifying, but not Monday

As supporters of Blasey rallied on Capitol Hill and in her California hometown, Ford's lawyers issued their latest salvo , telling the Senate Judiciary Committee that "she wishes to testify, provid...

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Woman fatally stabbed while running was likely random target

Woman fatally stabbed while running was likely random target

She staggered into a nearby takeout restaurant, where patrons tried in vain to save her life. Newsham says bystanders called 911 and Martinez was taken to a hospital where she died of her injuries. ...

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Trump Orders Declassification Of Documents In Russia Investigation

Trump Orders Declassification Of Documents In Russia Investigation

Finally, Trump directed the Justice Department to release, without redactions, text messages relating to the Russian Federation probe from former FBI Director James Comey, former FBI Deputy Director...

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Trump Orders Declassification Of Documents About FBI Sought By House Republicans

Trump Orders Declassification Of Documents About FBI Sought By House Republicans

The Justice Department, though, offered a somewhat muted initial reaction, saying in a statement that such a command from the president "triggers a declassification review process that is conducted by...

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Pompeo Sets January 2021 Deadline for North Korea Denuclearization

Mr Pompeo said it was "on the basis of these important commitments" that the United States was "prepared to engage immediately in negotiations". Moon traveled to Pyongyang Tuesday with the goal of b...

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Dream come true for Moon as Korean leaders make mountain pilgrimage

On Wednesday, Trump tweeted about North Korea's commitment to denuclearization, saying Kim has agreed to "nuclear inspections" and to "permanently dismantle a test site and launch pad". But it left ...

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More possible victims of California doctor found | Fort Worth Star-Telegram

More possible victims of California doctor found | Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Robicheaux also faces two counts of possessing an assault weapon. So far, Robicheaux faces 40 years in state prison if convicted on all charges, and Riley faces more than 30 years. The woman woke up a...

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North Korea ‘maintaining nuclear weapons programme’ - United Nations envoy

North Korea ‘maintaining nuclear weapons programme’ - United Nations envoy

Concerned to see the security Council to new tear, several of its members have called to preserve "the unity". He continued by saying that the Russian Federation, and other members of the North Kore...

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'I don't have an attorney general': US President Donald Trump

'I don't have an attorney general': US President Donald Trump

By putting the probe in the hands of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, Sessions effectively made it more hard for Trump to influence or even block it. Trump said in the interview that "we...

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Imran Khan writes to Modi: 'Lets talk peace'

Imran Khan writes to Modi: 'Lets talk peace'

Khan specifically wrote to PM Modi with an eagerness to organize a meeting between the two foreign ministers Sushma Swaraj and Shah Mehmood Qureshi . While Pakistan on Wednesday said that both th...

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Girl (12) critically ill after second shark attack hits Australian island

Girl (12) critically ill after second shark attack hits Australian island

A girl has sustained serious injuries after being bitten on the leg by a shark at Cid Harbour after midday today. Queensland Ambulance Service Rockhampton manager Mindy Thomas said they had sent a h...

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Trump Reportedly Wanted to Build a Wall in the Sahara Desert

Trump Reportedly Wanted to Build a Wall in the Sahara Desert

Borrell did not specify when or where Trump made the suggestion. Mr Borrell told the story at a lunch event in Madrid this week, in comments that were widely reported by the Spanish media . Though ...

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Condemn Hungary's Orban, Labour urges PM after MEPs fail to back censure

Condemn Hungary's Orban, Labour urges PM after MEPs fail to back censure

In the wake of... Sargentini praised support for her motion from much of Orban's European People's Party in the chamber - the EPP includes Merkel's Christian Democrats - and she called on government...

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