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Iran Says Oil Deal With Europe Is Close

Under any future peace agreement "Israel has to have the dominant military power in the 50 kilometer strip between the Jordan river and the mediterranean", Neta...


Kavanaugh had a ‘bit of a difficulty’ with alcohol, Trump says

Senate Judiciary Committee member goes on "Hannity" to discuss the latest developments out of the FBI's investigation into Kavanaugh . "I think it's very...


Trump Aims to Use Kavanaugh Fight to Bring Republicans to the Polls

President Donald Trump is praising his Supreme Court nominee and condemning Democrats for what he calls shameless, disgraceful conduct, particularly in the la...


Canada | New NAFTA Deal | Trump Tariffs

The only thing wrong with Trudeau is that he "loves his people", Trump said . "I just don't think it gets wiped away and resolved with an agreement in princi...


Trump authorises expansion of Kavanaugh probe

Hirono said she found Kavanaugh's statement alleging the Democrats had conspired against his nomination "astounding", adding that the judge had not ascribed a...


S. Korea believes North begins demining at DMZ

The first milestone meeting between Kim and Moon in April was held there, as was their meeting in May. But they said they expected the North to abide by the ten...


'I know you're not thinking. You never do.'

Trump, who apparently misheard her, then said, "That's OK, I know you're not thinking, you never do ". Trump: "That's okay, I know you're not thinking". Vega...


Mitch McConnell says there WILL be a Kavanaugh vote this week

The revised guidance was aimed at promoting an investigation that could tamp down Democratic criticism and satisfy on-the-fence Republicans about its thoroughne...


Canada, US race against midnight deadline for revamping NAFTA

The Canadian source said Canada had agreed to a cap on its automotive exports to the United States in the event that the Trump administration imposes global a...


White House Gives FBI More Freedom in Kavanaugh Probe

Trump said during a White House news conference in the Rose Garden that he wants the probe to wrap up quickly because the accusations have been "so unfair" ...


At least 844 people dead after 7.5 natural disaster, tsunami in Indonesia

Nugroho said 114 foreigners were in Palu and Donggala during the disaster. "With each new report about this devastating quake and tsunami, our concern inc...


Trump emoluments clause lawsuit: Dems have standing, judge says

Trump is already facing a separate emoluments suit filed by the attorneys general of Washington, D.C. and Maryland that is moving forward. "This is a bombsh...


WH revises guidance to Federal Bureau of Investigation on Kavanaugh probe

Kavanaugh has denied multiple allegations of sexual misconduct, which have not been corroborated by any direct evidence. Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies d...


Nat. Sexual Assault Hotline spikes 147% during Ford testimony

The contentious Supreme Court hearing featuring Christine Blasey Ford overwhelmed the National Sexual Assault Hotline . The hotline usually sees spikes in ...


Shark attacks teen at beach in Encinitas, California

At this time, the family continues to ask for privacy. The boy underwent surgery but no other information, including his name, is being released. Giles said t...


Iran fires missiles at militants in Syria over parade attack

Iran said on Monday it struck jihadists in Syria with ballistic missiles in retaliation for a deadly attack on an Iranian military parade, warning the "real pun...


Graham tells Kavanaugh 'you've got nothing to apologize for'

A fiery Graham on Thursday of the Democrats on the panel accused them of victimizing Ford and Kavanaugh in what the senator called the "worst unethical sham I'v...


Low Turnout in Macedonia Name-Change Referendum

The proposed name change is part of an agreement reached in June by pro-Western Prime Minister Zoran Zaev with Greece to resolve the dispute over the country'...


China, Russia take up globalism mantle as U.S. sheds it at UN

Moscow's S-300 surface-to-air missile defense system has been delivered to Syria, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov announced this weekend. "The deliver...


Kavanaugh accuser says he doesn't belong on Supreme Court

Swetnick's claims could be independently corroborated by the New York Times , and her lawyer, Michael Avenatti , declined to make her available for an inte...


FBI Contacts Deborah Ramirez, Kavanaugh Accuser, As Investigation Begins

An FBI investigation has been sought by Senate Democrats, as well as Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who testified Thursday that Kavanaugh attacked her in 1982...


Democrats already talking about impeaching Kavanaugh before confirmation

Kavanaugh's passionate defence came after a university professor, Christine Blasey Ford , told the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday that he sexually assa...


Tsunami strikes Indonesia’s Palu after powerful quake

A powerful natural disaster has rocked central Sulawesi in Indonesia and authorities have issued a tsunami warning. After the 7.5 quake struck, television foo...


Russia begins missile system delivery to Syria

Lavrov's announcement came in the wake of the downing of the Russian plane. Relations between Western powers and Russian Federation have been tense over the w...


Syria tells US, French and Turkish 'occupying forces' to withdraw immediately

Moualem spoke at a time when Syrian government forces, backed by Russian Federation and Iran , have retaken most of the territory rebels seized during the war ...


Former UK minister Johnson doesn't rule out challenging May

In his article Johnson says: "We must decide whether we have the guts to fulfill the instruction of the people - to leave the European Union and truly take back...


Turkey's Erdogan calls on Germany to extradite Gulen supporters

Erdogan's state visit to Germany, during which he will meet Chancellor Angela Merkel three times, comes with Turkey's economy in crisis. Erdogan was respond...


Tsunami kills hundreds in Indonesia

Internal Affairs Minister Tjahjo Kumolo, asked about reports of sporadic looting, said he had ordered authorities to help people get food and drink and business...


UK Prime Minister May Faces Party Divided by Brexit At Conference

However, May risked infuriating the party's pro-Brexit grassroots by appearing to refuse to rule out further compromises to her Chequers plan in order to brok...


Indonesia rocked by magnitude 7.5 quake

A vehicle swept away by Friday's tsunami is seen stuck under a damaged building in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. He said communications with central Su...


Pakistani helicopter crosses LoC in Poonch, sent back by Indian Army

It was a white helicopter and was flying very high. Earlier this year, a Pakistani military helicopter flew dangerously close to the Line of Control in Poon...


Senate Vote on Supreme Court Kavanaugh Nominee Postponed for FBI Probe

The president also expressed confidence in the confirmation process as an 11th-hour demand from a key Republican senator again threatened to derail the timeli...


White House aide Conway: She's a victim of sexual assault

But Jake made sure to stress that while she says she was a victim of sexual assault , she still works for and supports the current president. 'I feel empat...


US shuts consulate in Iraq's Basra, blames 'indirect fire'

Iran began to gain influence in Iraq, however, following the 2003 USA invasion and overthrow of the government in Baghdad. According to Secretary of state M...


Federal Bureau of Investigation contacts Deborah Ramirez, second woman accusing Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct

In a Thursday night letter that followed an emotional and compelling day of hearings at which Kavanaugh again denied the almost four-decades-old allegations of ...