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Kavanaugh accuser's lawyer: 'Rush to a hearing is unnecessary'

Kavanaugh accuser's lawyer: 'Rush to a hearing is unnecessary'

Ms. Lisa Banks, the #metoo Democrat activist lawyer for the woman who accuses Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault said Senate Republicans are acting unfairly by moving ahead ...

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Rosenstein spoke of possible secret Trump taping

Rosenstein spoke of possible secret Trump taping

Trump from office for being unfit", the Times reported . He also suggested that Federal Bureau of Investigation deputy director Andrew McCabe and other officials who were interviewing to become t...

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Has Syria already received S-300 missile defense system?

Russian President Vladimir Putin looks through the porthole while aboard the presidential plane on December 11, 2017, during the approach to the Russian air base in Hmeimim in the northwestern Syria...

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Willie Nelson Unbothered By Fans Outraged Over His Beto O'Rourke Support

Willie Nelson Unbothered By Fans Outraged Over His Beto O'Rourke Support

The store was charged as a corporate entity, and Melissa O'Rourke was not charged as an individual. "They said . 'if you take our guns you're not going to make us any safer". Without denying it, Cr...

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Bishop Franco admitted to hospital after complaints of chest pain, discharged later

Bishop Franco admitted to hospital after complaints of chest pain, discharged later

Mulakkal has been accused of repeated rape and sexual assault by a Kerala-based nun of his own religious order, but he has denied the allegations. Bishop Mulakkal claims the accusations are basele...

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Graham says Christine Blasey Ford will be 'respectfully treated' at hearing

Graham says Christine Blasey Ford will be 'respectfully treated' at hearing

The details of the hearing still need to be "ironed out", but if Ford had not made a decision to testify, the committee would have voted on Kavanaugh's nomination on Monday. Republicans viewed Ford's ...

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Anti-government group claims deadly attack on military parade in Iran

Anti-government group claims deadly attack on military parade in Iran

IRNA reported that civilians, including women and children , who were watching the parade in the southwestern city Ahvaz, are among the dead and injured. Iranian security forces shot and killed thre...

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Senate Judiciary Committee confirms Kavanaugh public hearing

Senate Judiciary Committee confirms Kavanaugh public hearing

This is in sharp contrast to questions suggested by Brett Kavanaugh , associate counsel, for then-President Bill Clinton during the Monica Lewinsky scandal. How likely is it that any of those scenari...

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India cancels rare Pakistan meeting over 'brutal killings'

India cancels rare Pakistan meeting over 'brutal killings'

Three policemen were then found dead on Friday after being abducted in Indian-administered Kashmir . "We believe by its ill-considered cancellation of the meeting, India has once again wasted a...

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DC Stabbing Suspect Arrested

DC Stabbing Suspect Arrested

Police Chief Peter Newsham said during a recent press conference . Anthony Crawford, 23, was arrested on Wednesday , September 19, in connection to the stabbing death of 35-year-old Wendy Martin...

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Deadly gun attack at Iran military parade

Deadly gun attack at Iran military parade

Twenty people have been wounded in an attack on a military parade in Iran . "They were just aimlessly shooting around and did not have a specific target". Earlier, Governor-General of Ahvaz Gholamr...

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Will Imran Khan's visit to Saudi Arabia further Pakistan's core interests?

Will Imran Khan's visit to Saudi Arabia further Pakistan's core interests?

After winning the elections, Imran Khan was sworn in on August 18. Imran Khan, chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) looks on during a campaign meeting in Islamabad , July 21. Later, I...

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GOP gives Kavanaugh accuser more time to consider testifying

GOP gives Kavanaugh accuser more time to consider testifying

That 10:00 p.m. Eastern deadline was imposed after Grassley's relenting from a 10:00 a.m. deadline to let the Judiciary Committee know if Ford would be testifying under oath on Monday. Earlier on ...

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Mitch McConnell Predicts 'Kavanaugh Will Be on the United States Supreme Court'

Mitch McConnell Predicts 'Kavanaugh Will Be on the United States Supreme Court'

He defended Kavanaugh during the Las Vegas rally but insisted: 'I'm not saying anything about anybody else'. The tweets came as a Republican-dominated U.S. According to reports Thursday, the Rep...

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Hunt for shark after two attacks

Hunt for shark after two 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. Canberra , Sep 20 (IANS) An Australian woman was in a cr...

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European Union trashes Theresa May's Brexit plan

At a news conference at the conclusion of the summit, Mrs May struck a defiant tone, saying she had always expected negotiating "tactics" to be used during the course of the Brexit process. For the ...

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3 infants among 5 people stabbed at daycare in NYC

3 infants among 5 people stabbed at daycare in NYC

Crews removed four other children from the home for observation. One of the victims is an infant. One of the infants suffered serious injuries. A sixth person was found in the basement of the day ...

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Democrats will exploit Kavanaugh’s accuser all the way to Election Day

Democrats will exploit Kavanaugh’s accuser all the way to Election Day

If she doesn't appear Monday, Senate judiciary committee Chairman Chuck Grassley said the Senate will go ahead with Kavanaugh's confirmation vote. Kavanaugh denies that account, which Christine B...

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Putin explains how Russian jet was shot down off Syria

Putin explains how Russian jet was shot down off Syria

According to Russian Defense Ministry spokesperson Igor Konashenkov, the Russian transport plane was shot down Monday night, local time, as Israel F-16's attempted to use it as cover while carrying o...

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'Nawaz Sharif can be congratulated': Aitzaz Ahsan on IHC judgement

'Nawaz Sharif can be congratulated': Aitzaz Ahsan on IHC judgement

Justice Minallah read the judgment and suspended the sentences handed to the three by the anti-corruption court on July 6. However, The legal expert Saad Rassol has a say that the relief restricts t...

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Putin absolves Israel, sees downing of Russian plane off Syria as accident

Putin absolves Israel, sees downing of Russian plane off Syria as accident

Russian Federation said it was given less than a minute's warning by Israel ahead of the strikes, which was not enough time to get the military surveillance plane out of the way. Israeli prime ministe...

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Trump hosts joint news conference with Poland president

Trump hosts joint news conference with Poland president

Joined by Poland President Andrzej Duda , Trump told reporters in the Oval Office that Poland was "willing to make a very major contribution to the United States to come in and have a presence in...

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Active shooter 'opens fire in software company causing

Active shooter 'opens fire in software company causing "devastating loss"'

Federal and local officials responded to calls of an active shooter, with dozens of police vehicles and ambulances rushing to the scene. The shooting was reported around 10 a.m.at WTS Paradigm. Sh...

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Kavanaugh accuser demands FBI investigation before she testifies at hearing next week

Republicans hope to have Kavanaugh confirmed by October 1, the start of the next Supreme Court term. "I think that she felt strongly that this was the right thing to do". "It can be closed, whatever...

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Russia & Turkey agree to 'demilitarised zone' in Syria

Russia & Turkey agree to 'demilitarised zone' in Syria

This came after talks between Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who opposed military offence. The Syrian government forces backed by Russian Federation and Iran were prepari...

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Despite guilty plea, Paul Manafort still holds the Trump card

Despite guilty plea, Paul Manafort still holds the Trump card

US President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort agreed on Friday (Saturday NZ Time) to cooperate with the special counsel's Russian Federation investigation as he pleaded guilt...

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Trump pushing for $200 bn tariffs on China

Trump pushing for $200 bn tariffs on China

The Journal cited unnamed people familiar with the matter who said the tariff level will likely be set at about 10 per cent, below the 25 per cent announced earlier this year. These tariffs are paid ...

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US calls UN meeting on undermining North Korea sanctions

US calls UN meeting on undermining North Korea sanctions

Ri said the liaison office would "greatly contribute to improving inter-Korean relations and opening up a new era of peace and prosperity", while also urging the South to "accelerate the implementatio...

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Kavanaugh’s Accuser Has Now Come Forward

Kavanaugh’s Accuser Has Now Come Forward

In response to the Post story , the White House sent the same statement to press outlets including the Guardian. Following the reveal of Ford's letter, a spokesperson for Judiciary Committee C...

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Vladimir Putin Tipoffs Salisbury Attacks as Western Agenda to Smear Russia

Vladimir Putin Tipoffs Salisbury Attacks as Western Agenda to Smear Russia

Britain alleges the nerve agent used to poison the Skripals was carried in a perfume vial, which Boshirov dismissed by saying, "Don't you think it's kind of stupid for two straight men to carry perfum...

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Storm Helene arrives in Northern Ireland with 70mph winds

Storm Helene arrives in Northern Ireland with 70mph winds

Storm Helene could bring with her disruption to road links and rail links, as well as other forms of transportation. Tropical Storm Helene, is heading towards Ireland. A yellow warning has also been...

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Clean sweep for Kenya at Berlin marathon as Kipchoge smashes World record

Clean sweep for Kenya at Berlin marathon as Kipchoge smashes World record

Kipchoge arrived on the world marathon scene at Hamburg in 2013 following a successful track career that left him with a collection of Olympic medals and world titles. "That's what pushed me in the la...

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Britain risks slump after no-deal Brexit, says Moody's

Britain risks slump after no-deal Brexit, says Moody's

In his column for the Telegraph, Mr Raab said the technical papers would include plans for "protecting consumers from mobile phone roaming charges". But many business chiefs and investors fear polit...

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Trump’s Legal Team Mysteriously Changes Statement on Paul Manafort

Trump’s Legal Team Mysteriously Changes Statement on Paul Manafort

Separately, Trump's former personal attorney, Michael Cohen , implicated him in a criminal campaign finance violation during his own plea hearing in federal court last month. "I feel very badly for...

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Manafort Deal Includes 10-Year Cap On Prison Time

Manafort Deal Includes 10-Year Cap On Prison Time

The 69-year-old political consultant was convicted last month in Alexandria, Virginia federal court on charges of bank and tax fraud. "I had hoped and expected my business colleague would have had t...

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