• Brett Kavanaugh Accuser Speaks To WaPo On Supreme Court Nominees Alleged Assault
Brett Kavanaugh Accuser Speaks To WaPo On Supreme Court Nominees Alleged Assault

She ran from the room, locked herself in a bathroom, and then fled the house. Ford had contacted the Post through a tip line in early July after it had become clear that Kavanaugh was on Trump's shortlist to fill a vacancy but before the Republican president nominated him.

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  • Skripal poisoning case: Russian official television mockingly interviews the two
Skripal poisoning case: Russian official television mockingly interviews the two "civilian" suspects

Prime Minister Theresa May previously added that the two men were officers from the Russian intelligence services, also known as the GRU. When asked about Novichok , they emphatically denied carrying it, or the modified Nina Ricci perfume bottle which United Kingdom investigators say contained the substance.

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  • Hurricane Florence pounds Carolinas ahead of landfall
Hurricane Florence pounds Carolinas ahead of landfall

But that, combined with the storm's slowing forward movement and heavy rains, had Governor Roy Cooper warning of an impending disaster. The National Hurricane Center is monitoring four other storm systems in the Atlantic Ocean or Gulf of Mexico.

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  • Paul Manafort Reaches Plea Deal With Special Counsel Robert Mueller
Paul Manafort Reaches Plea Deal With Special Counsel Robert Mueller

In addition to the witness tampering counts, Manafort had been formally charged with acting as an unregistered foreign agent, conspiring to launder money and lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Justice Department about the nature of his work.

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  • Anti-Kremlin protesters rally across Russian Federation against pension age hike
Anti-Kremlin protesters rally across Russian Federation against pension age hike

Protesters say the planned reform places a strain on families trying to plan for the future. In a nationwide day of polls, members of the ruling United Russia party also won in elections for governors and lawmakers in other Russian cities.

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  • Donald Trump: 'I Fell Asleep' During Barack Obama Speech
Donald Trump: 'I Fell Asleep' During Barack Obama Speech

He said Donald Trump's name for the first time since leaving office. "I have to say this to President Obama: if the Dems got in with their agenda in November of nearly 2 years ago, instead of having 4.2 up, i believe honestly we'd have 4.2 down", Trump said, referring to the U.S.'s economic growth.

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  • Indian Catholic nuns protest against bishop accused of rape in Kerala
Indian Catholic nuns protest against bishop accused of rape in Kerala

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 her by sitting legislator PC George and will not meet the media. "Her sister was with her and she told us that the nun cried as soon as she heard PC George, and ran into her room", said Sis...

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  • Sweden faces deadlock as far-right gains in vote
Sweden faces deadlock as far-right gains in vote

The results show Sunday's vote was one of the toughest challenges in decades to Sweden's social democracy, characterized by its high tax rates and substantial welfare system, aimed at reducing inequality through social inclusion. its parliament, the right-wing Swedish Democrats made big gains, ending up in third place with 17.6 percent of the...

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  • Erdogan urges global community to avert Idlib assault
Erdogan urges global community to avert Idlib assault

Turkey's president on Monday urged the global community to be aware of its responsibilities in Syria as an assault on Idlib looms. Syrian state media said the attacks on Saturday were a retaliation to overnight shelling from rebel-held areas on a government-held town in Hama province, south of Idlib, that killed nine civilians.

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  • #PlaidShirtGuy goes viral for facial expressions during Trump's Billings rally
#PlaidShirtGuy goes viral for facial expressions during Trump's Billings rally

Some stuff I agreed with, some stuff I disagreed with. "Some people thought I was being disrespectful - I was not planning to be disrespectful", Linfesty told ABC Fox Montana. "I think I know why they removed me". Linfesty said Trump "gets the crowd really riled up, but the important part is to listen to the content of the speech".

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  • Hurricane Florence, Helene, Isaac in the Atlantic
Hurricane Florence, Helene, Isaac in the Atlantic

Category 4 hurricane winds are in the 130 to 156 mile range, according to the National Hurricane Center . Tropical storm winds are forecast to hit the region sometime Thursday morning, with landfall occurring late Thursday night. The storm will also be in a position where it can continue to collect more moisture from the Atlantic - and that'...

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  • Woodward: Trump Is 'Detached' From Reality, Jeopardizes National Security
Woodward: Trump Is 'Detached' From Reality, Jeopardizes National Security

We also learned that Gary Cohn , one of President Trump's advisors, lifted a letter off Trump's desk so that the president wouldn't act on his worrisome threat to scuttle a trade deal with South Korea. Here are four of the most ludicrous things Trump had to say about the senior official's New York Times piece. By 10:50 am ET, Trump had tweeted...

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  • Hurricane Florence: time to prepare
Hurricane Florence: time to prepare

Coastal hazards are a concern - rip currents, storm surge, flooding and damaging winds - but inland freshwater flooding is also a concern, so everyone from SC to the Mid-Atlantic region should closely monitor Florence and have hurricane plan in place.

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  • North Korean anniversary parade full of colour but without any intercontinental missiles
North Korean anniversary parade full of colour but without any intercontinental missiles

Later on Sunday, the celebrations will continue with the opening of what are known as North Korea's Mass Games, a synchronized display of gymnastics and dance performed by tens of thousands of people working in unison. At one point jets trailing red, white and blue smoke - the colours of the North Korean flag - roared above the Juche Tower, the sto...

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  • Delta Fire Explodes in Size; I-5 Closed At Least Until Sunday
Delta Fire Explodes in Size; I-5 Closed At Least Until Sunday

A major West Coast highway remains closed for a third day as a wildfire continues to rage on forest flanking it in Northern California. I-5 is closed to through traffic northbound at Fawndale exit and southbound at Mott Road. The two fires on Thursday were raging just weeks after a blaze in the Redding area killed eight people and burned some 1...

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  • Rocky week in White House ends with ex-aide in jail
Rocky week in White House ends with ex-aide in jail

The President said he finds the ordeal unsettling, primarily because the author could have a security clearance and has access to "high level national security" meetings. "I know. I am one of them". "I don't know, but it just does not look like the White House that I know". That a covert network of officials was operating within the government to...

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  • Erdogan Warns Iran, Russia Against ‘Lake of Blood’
Erdogan Warns Iran, Russia Against ‘Lake of Blood’

A member of the Syrian Civil Defense, also known as the White Helmets, searches through the wreckage of their center, which was destroyed by government forces in the town of al-Tamana on the southern edges of the rebel-held Idlib province, September 6, 2018.

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  • Xi to attend Russian Federation summit, North Korea’s Kim invited
Xi to attend Russian Federation summit, North Korea’s Kim invited

Trump's June summit with Mr. Kim in Singapore. Pyongyang had no immediate comment on the charges, which it has denied responsibility for in the past, and it was not clear whether they would impact the nuclear negotiations. Lincoln's Gettysburg Address was ridiculed by the "fake news" Trump thanks North Korea's Kim for promise to denuclearize ...

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  • N. Korea Reiterates Calls for Formally Ending Korean War
N. Korea Reiterates Calls for Formally Ending Korean War

The American stance could cause a split with Moon's government, which also wants a quick end-of-war declaration, possibly at the U.N. General Assembly in September. A veteran North Korean official who was sanctioned for his suspected role in development of the country's nuclear and missile technology has died, the North announced on Tuesday (Sept 4...

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  • US, India Ink Deal to Expand Defense Ties
US, India Ink Deal to Expand Defense Ties

The agreement was signed during a meeting in New Delhi among U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo , and their Indian counterparts. Sitharaman told a joint press briefing the agreement "will enhance India's defense preparedness". "We have acquired various advanced defense platforms from the U.S.

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  • U.S. charges regime-linked North Korean in WannaCry, Sony hacks
U.S. charges regime-linked North Korean in WannaCry, Sony hacks

Pak Jin Hyok, who conducted hacking on behalf of North Korea's Reconnaissance General Bureau, the military intelligence agency that controls most of the country's cyber capabilities, is charged in the attack on Sony , according to US officials.

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  • Erdogan warns of 'massacre' in Syria's Idlib
Erdogan warns of 'massacre' in Syria's Idlib

Trump will chair a UN Security Council meeting on Iran during an annual gathering of world leaders in NY later this month. Part of the motivation for this change is uncertainty about whether Russian Federation is willing or able to help get Iran - which along with Russian Federation is Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's closest ally - out of the ...

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  • Duterte on Holocaust: Never again
Duterte on Holocaust: Never again

Duterte said then "Hitler massacred three-million Jews. there's three-million drug addicts [in the Philippines]". Netanyahu highlighted the countries' long friendship, how the Philippines took in Jewish refugees after WWII and was the only Asian nation to vote for Israel's establishment.

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  • Reasons for USA fear of Operation Idlib
Reasons for USA fear of Operation Idlib

Moreover, Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem said Thursday that the White Helmets had also kidnapped 44 children to stage an incident with chemical weapons in Syria's Idlib. Thousands of government troops and allied fighters have been amassing in areas surrounding Idlib. While Russia has denied that the manoeuvres are related to a possible Idl...

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  • Syrian government forces attack rebel-held city
Syrian government forces attack rebel-held city

More than half of Idlib is controlled by militants from Syria's former Al-Qaeda affiliate, Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS), while much of the rest is held by rebels backed by Turkey . The human rights group Amnesty International said in a statement on Wednesday that the lives of "millions of people in Idlib are now in the hands of Russia, Turkey an...

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