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Trump performs his best material, but fails on Kavanaugh

Trump performs his best material, but fails on Kavanaugh Trump said he was skeptical because he personally had been the target of "false statements" in the past made by various women. Through a series of broader questions about his time during the Starr investigation, Kavanaugh continued to deny he had shoved a woman against a wall, behaved violently toward a woman or socialized with someone from Boulder, Colorado. [Full Article...]

#BigWin: All women can enter Sabarimala Temple, says Supreme Court

#BigWin: All women can enter Sabarimala Temple, says Supreme Court This is placing the burden of a men's celibacy on women. In a four-one majority verdict, the top court today revoked restrictions on women entering the temple following a 20-year legal battle, ruling that patriarchy can not be allowed to trump faith. [Full Article...]

Rosenstein may get to keep his job after all

Rosenstein may get to keep his job after all The allegations are a "big, fat con job", Trump said. It remains unclear whether President Donald Trump will be meeting with embattled Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Thursday. "I mean, if you call that obstruction, that's fine". Rosenstein himself reportedly believed he was going to be fired on Monday. "In some instances, people keep it quiet". [Full Article...]

READ: Brett Kavanaugh's Opening Statement For Senate Hearing

READ: Brett Kavanaugh's Opening Statement For Senate Hearing Democrats are pushing committee chairman Chuck Grassley , R-Iowa, to subpoena Mark Judge , the Kavanaugh friend who Ford says was in the room with him when she was assaulted. Trump described Kavanaugh as a "great gentleman" and a "great intellect" and said he believed the accusations against the conservative judge were "false". [Full Article...]

Brett Kavanaugh Assault Accuser Feared He Would 'Rape' Her

Brett Kavanaugh Assault Accuser Feared He Would 'Rape' Her President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference today in NY. Senate Judiciary Democrats have called on President Trump to withdraw Brett Kavanaugh's nomination or order an FBI investigation into the sex assault allegations . "It's a very big cultural moment", Trump said, adding, "This is a very big moment for our country". What girls besides the one she names in her opening statement... [Full Article...]

Plane misses runway, ditches into Pacific lagoon

Plane misses runway, ditches into Pacific lagoon Air Niugini Flight PX73 Boeing 737-800 was from Tokyo-Narita airport in Japan to Port Moresby in Papua New Guinea via Chuuk in the Federated States of Micronesia. The plane is now fully submerged. The airline did not immediately say how many people were aboard the plane, where it was travelling from, or what caused the crash. [Full Article...]

Trump blasts critics, but leaves open possibility of withdrawing Kavanaugh nomination

Trump blasts critics, but leaves open possibility of withdrawing Kavanaugh nomination While Trump has repeatedly weathered allegations from women, the Kavanaugh controversy presents the biggest challenge yet for Trump in the #MeToo moment. Corral". A reporter asked Trump what evidence he has to back up the accusation, which China has denied. "If you look at this lawyer that just came out, he's a low-life". [Full Article...]

Kavanaugh calls Swetnick's 'gang rape' allegations a 'farce' during emotional Senate testimony

Kavanaugh calls Swetnick's 'gang rape' allegations a 'farce' during emotional Senate testimony In a signed declaration under penalty of perjury, Ms. Swetnick claims that Judge Kavanaugh and Mark Judge "were present " when she was raped by multiple boys. The Senate is now still scheduled to vote on Kavanaugh's nomination this Friday despite calls for its cancellation. Swetnick made her allegations in a sworn statement that was given to the Senate Judiciary Committee. [Full Article...]

Venezuela President Maduro willing to meet President Trump face-to-face

Venezuela President Maduro willing to meet President Trump face-to-face Trump compared U.S. relations with Iran to what he called improved ties with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , praising him for halting nuclear and missile tests and returning some USA remains from the 1950s Korean War. Noting that the U.S. "has chosen the path of unilateralism and turns a cold shoulder to worldwide institutions and regulations", the Iranian president emphasized, "The important t... [Full Article...]

Netanyahu says Israel will continue operations in Syria against Iran

Netanyahu says Israel will continue operations in Syria against Iran The cabinet held a meeting Tuesday to discuss the downing of a Russian surveillance plane on Monday by Syrian friendly fire during an Israeli airstrike in Latakia province, northern Syria. "The party responsible for the attacks in Syria and Lebanon and really the party responsible for the shooting down of the Russian plane is Iran", he said. [Full Article...]

Court orders Trillanes's arrest, but skips jail after posting bail

Court orders Trillanes's arrest, but skips jail after posting bail The Makati Regional Trial Court issued the arrest warrant after the country's Supreme Court refused to back the senator over the validity of the amnesty. The senator also backed the preliminary investigation by the worldwide criminal court into possible crimes against humanity being committed by Duterte in his war on drugs. [Full Article...]

Kavanaugh: Yearbook Entries About Girls, Beer Make Me 'Cringe'

Supreme Court. I can't begin to comprehend what goes through the minds of 17-year-old boys who write such things, but the insinuation is terrible, hurtful , and simply untrue. He admired her very much then, and he admires her to this day. In a statement, Kavanaugh's lawyer Alexandra Walsh claimed the mention refers to a single kiss the two shared in high school. [Full Article...]

Republicans Hire Female Lawyer to Ask Questions at Kavanaugh Hearing

Republicans Hire Female Lawyer to Ask Questions at Kavanaugh Hearing Writing on Twitter, Schmidt accused Republican members of the Senate Judiciary Committee of putting on "a clinic for political cowardice" for being unwilling to personally question Ford, while instead ceding their time to attorney Rachel Mitchell . [Full Article...]

As FBI offers $10,000 reward, missing autistic boy’s father blames himself

As FBI offers $10,000 reward, missing autistic boy’s father blames himself Maddox Ritch was with his father, Ian Ritch, and another adult at Rankin Lake Park on Saturday when he ran ahead and vanished, police said. Maddox hasn't been seen since a part-time Rankin Lake Park employee discovered a child was missing and called 911. [Full Article...]

China ‘doesn’t want me to win’ upcoming polls: Trump at UNSC

China ‘doesn’t want me to win’ upcoming polls: Trump at UNSC Presiding over a Security Council meeting on the non-proliferation of nuclear, chemical, and biological weapons, Trump veered off topic to accuse China of meddling in the American mid-term elections. A senior official in the Trump administration told reporters also that the US planned to declassify information regarding Chinese political interference ahead of a speech on the issue by Vice Pres... [Full Article...]

Christine Blasey Ford 'terrified,' as questions abound

Christine Blasey Ford 'terrified,' as questions abound A third woman, Julie Swetnick , told the Senate committee that Mr Kavauaugh was present in 1982 when she was gang-raped, though she does not say he was one of the rapists. Kavanaugh has said he categorically denies ever sexually assaulting anyone. The decision to tap Mitchell comes as Republican senators insist that their committee staffers can handle an investigation that Democrats and Kavan... [Full Article...]

Trump questions George Washington’s past to defend Kavanaugh

Added Kimmel, "They could easily have sold this thing to Netflix as a comedy special". "I think that is a very, very unsafe standard for our country". "I'm going to see what happens tomorrow". The president called him a "low life". The Trump administration said China is stepping up covert and overt activities to stifle free speech, punish those who support the president's tough trade stance agains... [Full Article...]

One year later at UN, Trump’s ‘rocket man’ Kim is ‘terrific’

One year later at UN, Trump’s ‘rocket man’ Kim is ‘terrific’ Moon promised increased contributions of his country for global causes, noting the country increased its financial support for refugees by five times over the past five years. His comments were in stark contrast to his debut address at last year's general assembly when he threatened to "totally destroy" North Korea and denounced Kim as "rocket man". [Full Article...]

European Union Sets Up Payment System with Iran to Maintain Trade

European Union Sets Up Payment System with Iran to Maintain Trade While US sanctions on Iranian oil come into effect November 4th, European Union leaders are still trying to make the deal work. European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, speaking at the United Nations alongside Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, said the countries were still working out the technical details. [Full Article...]

Labour delegates vote in favour of making second Brexit referendum an option

Labour delegates vote in favour of making second Brexit referendum an option Hackney voted 80 percent to Remain. "They voted Leave out of anger, anger at deindustrialisation, anger at fly-by-night economics which replaces skilled unionised jobs with zero-hours contracts". Turning to the row over anti-Semitism in Labour, Mr. Corbyn said it had caused "immense hurt and anxiety" and there was a standing ovation as he told Jewish people: "We are your ally". [Full Article...]


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