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Second woman makes allegation against Kavanaugh

His confirmation by the Republican-controlled Senate seemed assured until Ford alleged in a Washington Post interview that a drunken 17-year-old Kavanaugh pinned her to a bed and tried to tear her clothes off. One of Brett Kavanaugh's Yale classmates has come forward to accuse him of sexual misconduct, claiming he thrust his penis in her face during a party in the 80s. [Full Article...]

Teen Rescued After Seven Weeks Adrift At sea

Teen Rescued After Seven Weeks Adrift At sea Aldi was employed to light up a wooden floating fish trap - so as to attract the fish - around 125km from the North Sulawesi coast. The teen's father, Alfian Adilang, said the family was overjoyed at his return but angry with his employer. [Full Article...]

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn lays wreath at Hillsborough memorial

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn lays wreath at Hillsborough memorial The motion was thrashed out in a tense five hour meeting of Labour officials overnight after a day in which tensions on the Brexit issue threatened to run out of control. "We're respecting the referendum". The people have decided against my wishes and my Union's wishes but they've decided'. On Sunday, the campaign for a People's Vote said its supporters were pleased with "signs that the Labour... [Full Article...]

Dallas police officer Amber Guyger fired over Botham Jean shooting

Dallas police officer Amber Guyger fired over Botham Jean shooting Chief Renee Hall fired Guyger, 30, during a hearing Monday morning. In addition to being charged with manslaughter, the shooting triggered an internal affairs investigation. I don't want to interfere with the on-going criminal investigation into her actions, ' she said. Guyger was hired in November 2013 and assigned the Southeast Patrol Division. [Full Article...]

Russian Federation to provide Syria with new missile system, over Israeli opposition

Shoigu said that "the situation has changed, and it's not our fault", adding that the supply of an S-300 would "calm down some hotheads" whose actions "pose a threat to our troops". The Russian military has said that Israel's airforce informed its command in Syria via the established de-confliction hotline, but only one minute before the air strikes - and gave the wrong target location. [Full Article...]

United States and China imposed fresh tariffs on each other’s goods

United States and China imposed fresh tariffs on each other’s goods Defiant in the face of increasing fears about the impact to the U.S. economy, Trump has threatened to go after all imports from China if the country refuses to change policies he says harm U.S. "While these actions seem to be already priced in, investors are becoming increasingly anxious that the trade war may enter phase III", Hussein Sayed, the chief market strategist at trading platform FXTM, s... [Full Article...]

‘Special designation’? Ecuador reportedly mulled sending Assange as a diplomat to Russia

‘Special designation’? Ecuador reportedly mulled sending Assange as a diplomat to Russia WikiLeaks has vehemently that Assange did so. However, earlier in the day, WikiLeaks categorically denied that Assange's proposed diplomatic status had anything to do with Russian Federation. Ms Robinson, of Doughty Street Chambers, added that she believed any prosecution of Assange will be used as a precedent against other media organisations. [Full Article...]

As Senate hearing set, new Kavanaugh accuser emerges

As Senate hearing set, new Kavanaugh accuser emerges Ford's lawyer wrote to Grassley on September 20 in an email obtained by The New York Times that a hearing on September 24, as scheduled by the committee, "is not possible" and that the committee's insistence on the date is "arbitrary in any event". [Full Article...]

UK's Labour Party ponders backing new referendum as Brexit deal falls apart

Under intense pressure as Remainers held protests at the gathering in Liverpool, Mr Corbyn conceded yesterday that he was ready to endorse another referendum if members voted for one. The motion was thrashed out in a tense five hour meeting of Labour officials overnight after a day in which tensions on the Brexit issue threatened to run out of control. [Full Article...]

Senate Democrats investigating a second sexual assault allegation against Brett Kavanaugh

Overall, Americans are divided on whether the Senate should vote to confirm Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, with almost four in 10 who believe it's too early to say. The New Yorker story, however, said senior Republican staffers were informed last week. "Let's all remember that Dr. Ford is not on trial, rather Judge Kavanaugh is seeking a lifetime appointment to the Supreme Court", said Sen. [Full Article...]

United States tariffs on $200bn in Chinese goods take effect

A new round of tariffs between China and the United States came into effect on Monday in further escalation of the ongoing trade row between the world's two largest economies. Defiant in the face of increasing fears about the impact to the USA economy, Mr Trump has threatened to go after 100 per cent of imports from China if the country refuses to change policies he says harm United States i... [Full Article...]

Iranian accusations on terror attack: Here’s what UAE says

Iranian accusations on terror attack: Here’s what UAE says Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said the USA and its regional allies were responsible for the attack. The four dead gunmen are understood to have been part of a group affiliated with the Arab Struggle Movement for the Liberation of Ahvaz, a separatist group that typically carries out night-time attacks on oil infrastructure in Iran's Ahvaz province. [Full Article...]

Maldives election begins amid opposition cry of unfairness

Maldives election begins amid opposition cry of unfairness Yameen was expected to cement his grip on power amid criticism over the fairness of the vote on the islands best known as a luxury holiday destination. State media, which before the election gave very little coverage to the opposition, also showed Solih declaring himself the victor. "But we did not get the required visa", he told Reuters . [Full Article...]

Second Woman Accuses Brett Kavanaugh Of Sexual Misconduct In New Yorker Bombshell

Second Woman Accuses Brett Kavanaugh Of Sexual Misconduct In New Yorker Bombshell The New Yorker published a bombshell story Sunday ahead of Kavanaugh's Thursday hearing in D.C., where he's already set to face-off against Christine Blasey Ford . California's Diane Feinstein, the committee's top Democrat, sent a letter Sunday to Republican chairman Charles Grassley urging him to refer the new allegations to the Federal Bureau of Investigation in order to ensure "a fair, ind... [Full Article...]

Trump points finger at Sessions for Rosenstein controversy

Trump points finger at Sessions for Rosenstein controversy Rosenstein's alleged allusion to the 25th amendment of the US Constitution, which provides for removing a president if they are judged unfit for office, came just after Trump fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey - invoking a memo written by Rosenstein. [Full Article...]

China: Beijing to Cut Tariffs on Imports From Most Trading Partners

China: Beijing to Cut Tariffs on Imports From Most Trading Partners One million jobs would be close to 1 percent of all jobs in the United States - meaning that successfully delivering would make Alibaba one of the country's largest private employers. All these things are pretty much items being purchased by consumers daily, so the impact is seen in a different light. He has also threatened to put restrictions on Chinese investments in USA tech companies. [Full Article...]

As Senate hearing set for Kavanaugh, new accuser emerges

A White House spokeswoman says the administration stands by the nominee, labelling the allegation "the latest in coordinated smear campaign by the Democrats created to tear a good man down". Through her lawyer, the woman told the committee on Saturday that she does not know Kavanaugh and she didn't remember being at a party with him, emails show. [Full Article...]

Police probe new drug rape claims against United States doctor, girlfriend

Police probe new drug rape claims against United States doctor, girlfriend Since news of the September 12 arrests broke, investigators have fielded more than 50 phone calls to a tip line that led to more than 12 "credible leads" to potential additional victims, Rackauckas said. "Dr Robicheaux and Ms Riley believe that such allegations do a disservice to, and dangerously undermine, the true victims of sexual assault , and they are eager to have the proper spotlight s... [Full Article...]

Colorado woman alleges sexual assault by SCOTUS nominee Kavanaugh

Colorado woman alleges sexual assault by SCOTUS nominee Kavanaugh One woman told The New Yorker in an article Sunday that the federal appeals court judge sexually assaulted her at a college party in the 1980s. Four Democratic Senators have been informed and at least two are investigating, according to a bombshell new story by The New Yorker's Ronan Farrow and Jane Mayer. [Full Article...]

Wayne County lady arrested after serving to animals survive Florence

Wayne County lady arrested after serving to animals survive Florence Law enforcement, however, saw her effort to keep the animals dry and safe as a violation of the law. "A few days later they called me in for questioning and yesterday they arrested me", Hedges said. "Though we want to take all of them home", she said, "we know it's far better, and we can be more effective, if we get them great homes". "I talked to one of the men that was here, and he said th... [Full Article...]


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