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White House & Pentagon Warn Russia, Iran on Syria

White House & Pentagon Warn Russia, Iran on Syria

When Israel kills Syrians , Syria complains and may fire some missiles back, but its military is too weak and distracted by a seven-year-long civil war to do much about it. But he also repeated ...

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Air Niugini plane comes down in Micronesia lagoon

Air Niugini plane comes down in Micronesia lagoon

Air Niugini management staff held a crisis meeting after the incident. Boeing 737-800 aircraft can hold up to 189 passengers in addition to crew. Passengers were forced to swim for their lives ...

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Prosecutor picked to question Kavanaugh, accuser called fair

Prosecutor picked to question Kavanaugh, accuser called fair

Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee have hired Rachel Mitchell , a prosecutor from Arizona who specializes in sex crimes, to handle questioning in today's hearing about sexual assault all...

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Christine Blasey Ford says she’s

Christine Blasey Ford says she’s "100%" certain Kavanaugh was her attacker

In prepared testimony released on Wednesday, the 51-year-old Blasey Ford said she feared Kavanaugh would rape her during the attack, which she said occurred in the summer of 1982. Yes, Grassley ha...

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Brett Kavanaugh says family name 'destroyed' by sex assault claim

Brett Kavanaugh says family name 'destroyed' by sex assault claim

The father of two daughters said one of his girls said they should "pray for the woman" accusing him. A White House official who was not authorized to speak publicly said the West Wing saw the judge...

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Russian ex-spy poisoning suspect is GRU colonel, investigative group says

Russian ex-spy poisoning suspect is GRU colonel, investigative group says

The real identity of one of the two Russians blamed by Britain for the Salisbury nerve-agent attack on former Russian spy Sergei Skripal is Anatoly Chepiga, the investigative website Bellingcat ...

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Trump would 'prefer' to keep deputy AG Rosenstein, but no decision yet

Trump would 'prefer' to keep deputy AG Rosenstein, but no decision yet

U.S. President Donald Trump denied diplomats laughed at him during his speech before the UN General Assembly, and rebuffed accusations of sexual harassment during a lengthy news conference in NY o...

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3rd Brett Kavanaugh accuser comes forward with sexual misconduct allegations

3rd Brett Kavanaugh accuser comes forward with sexual misconduct allegations

Republicans hold a slim 51-49 Senate majority, meaning Kavanaugh's confirmation prospects may hinge on the votes of a handful of moderate Republican senators who have not yet announced their inten...

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Rouhani Warns Washington Against Preventing Iran From Exporting Oil

Rouhani Warns Washington Against Preventing Iran From Exporting Oil

His words were greeted with laughter but he laughed back, saying: " Didn't expect that reaction ". "They do not respect their neighbours or borders or the sovereign rights of nations". Chairing ...

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Trump's Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh rejects 'false accusations'

Trump's Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh rejects 'false accusations'

She said she clearly remembered that it was Kavanaugh, but she also acknowledged that she was extremely drunk and that she has significant gaps in her memory of the evening. As Stewart notes, just a w...

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Breaking SC says Aadhar not mandatory for these things

Breaking SC says Aadhar not mandatory for these things

The Court has struck down the Sections 33 (2), 47 & 57 Of the Aadhaar Act. Advocates say it has granted hundreds of millions of Indians a unique identity document in a country where only 58% of bi...

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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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