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Melania Trump says Kavanaugh is "highly qualified" for the Supreme Court

The first lady also stopped at a site where ivory burns take place - a conservationist effort meant to discourage the ivory trade. " Melania Trump went on a ...


Turkey summons Saudi ambassador over Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance

JAMAL KHASHOGGI: Hundreds of Saudis - many of them I know are in jail when there is no room for freedom of expression, no tolerance for independent opinions. A ...


Trump takes midterm campaign tour to Minnesota

Trump is making his second visit as the GOP tries to fend off Democratic efforts to recapture the House. He was set to appear later at an evening rally in Roche...


Melania in Egypt to visit Pyramids on final leg of Africa tour

She was welcomed by Egyptian First Lady Intissar Amer al-Sisi, an observant Muslim who wore an ankle-length blue dress and matching headscarf. Looking relaxed...


China condemns United States for South China Sea freedom of navigation operation

The Decatur was conducting a freedom of navigation patrol in the South China Sea that brought it within 12 nautical miles of reefs in the Spratly Islands, a...


Interpol demands answers from China on missing president Meng Hongwei

Meng Hongwei, Interpol's president, boarded a plane and arrived in China , according to a French judicial official. His wife has since reported him missing . ...


Toronto's Yazidi refugee community welcomes Nadia Murad's Nobel Peace Prize win

The Norwegian Nobel Committee said it had awarded Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege the prize for their respective efforts to end the use of sexual violence ...


New British proposal for Irish border ‘step in right direction’: European Union source

Appealing to the public for help with funding the legal challenge, Mr Maugham, director of the Good Law Project, said: "This is a case vital in our national int...


Man in custody following threats tied to Van Dyke trial, police say

Some jurors said they spent much of their deliberations discussing whether to convict on first-degree or second-degree murder, not an acquittal. In a statem...


Russia, India announce major air defence system deal

Chief Dhanoa said: "No country is facing the kind of grave threat that India is confronted with". Russian news agency TASS also confirmed the the deal was s...


Chicago officer tells of shooting black teenager

In the video , Van Dyke shoots McDonald , and continues to shoot him once the teen was on the ground. "We never lost eye contact". He said that to this ...


DOJ charges seven Russian officials for hacking doping critics

US authorities have charged seven GRU officers - including the four caught in The Hague - in an worldwide hacking rampage said to have targeted more than 25...


Pompeo set to meet Kim Jong Un on Sunday

He said there's continuing worldwide support for economic sanctions to remain on North Korea in the meantime. North Korea's state newspaper Rodong Sinmun call...


Pakistan opposition leader Shahbaz Sharif arrested for graft

Shahbaz Sharif, also the former chief minister of Punjab province, will be produced before an accountability court for remand on Saturday. All routes leading ...


Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens Opposes Kavanaugh

Stevens went on to say that his change of heart on Kavanaugh's fitness for the high court was "for reasons that have really no relationship to his intellectual ...


Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh clears crucial Senate hurdle

Brett Kavanaugh looked headed for a lifetime job on the US Supreme Court on Friday after crucial swing vote senator Susan Collins revealed that she would vo...


McConnell Says 'We Will Not Be Hoodwinked' By Vicious Kavanaugh Smear Campaign

The California psychology professor has testified that a drunken Kavanaugh sexually abused her in a locked room at a high school party in the 1980s and has said...


Kavanaugh's nomination sealed after crucial senator reveals her vote

Another key Republican senator, Susan Collins , a moderate from ME, voted in favour of Judge Kavanaugh on Friday. The column said that Kavanaugh "poisoned ...


More than 300 protesters arrested as Kavanaugh demonstrations pack Capitol Hill

President Donald Trump went after "troublemakers" in a tweet Friday morning, describing "elevator screamers" protesting Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanau...


VP Mike Pence LASHES OUT: China 'Wants A Different American President'

This is significantly higher than the current 1.8 million cars that Canada on average exports to the US annually. The fight was triggered when President Trump ...


Interpol’s president reported missing after leaving for China

The probe was launched after Meng's wife reported his disappearance to police in Lyon, France's second largest city and where the agency is headquartered. Int...


‘We’re Loud, Obnoxious Drunks’: 1983 Kavanaugh Letter Details Plans for ‘Beach Week’

Advise them to go about 30 miles if..." His sign-off, "Bart", is the same name used by Mark Judge - his high school classmate and the alleged witness of the...


Israel can beat Russian-supplied S-300 air shield in Syria: minister

People watch S-300 air defense missile systems launching missiles during the Keys to the Sky competition at the International Army Games 2017 at the Ashuluk sho...


Russian spies caught in the act

The hackers also targeted a "senior USADA official" in Rio via the Wi-Fi access points at a hotel, and remotely accessed USADA's computer system to gain access ...


5 law enforcement officers shot in Florence, South Carolina

The coroner confirmed it was a Florence city police officer that died, according to The Associated Press . Brown says Carraway "had a heart of gold". In addi...


Six Malaysian rescue divers drown in bid to save boy

The divers reportedly struggled in the water for around 30 minutes as an effort to save them failed. " This is a very sad day for us ". Earlier, his remains w...


Almost 260 people have died taking selfies since 2011, study says

A new study found that from October 2011 to November 2017, a total of 259 people died while snapping photos of themselves. They found that the most selfie ...


No new information on Kavanaugh in Federal Bureau of Investigation report, says Senator Flake

Watch: Democrats on FBI Kavanaugh Report: 'Why Shouldn't All of America See the Facts?' Speaking to reporters Thursday, Grassley referenced the demonstrator...


Powerful typhoon crosses Japan's main island, killing 4

The resumption of services in the capital was delayed Monday morning for safety checks and falling trees. More than 230 flights were cancelled, mainly in nort...


Police shooting suspect is disabled war veteran

Six other law enforcement officers were shot, as was a 20-year-old who was in the home. He said of Carraway was "the epitome of a community police officer"....


You'll receive a ‘Presidential Alert’ today at 2:18 p.m

Some cellphone users received a message with a header that reads " Presidential Alert ". Following the test, the Alaska Division of Homeland Security & Emerge...


America Will 'Take Out' Illegal Russian Missiles if Necessary

A spokeswoman for Russia's Foreign Ministry called Hutchison's comments "aggressive rhetoric" in an interview with CNN and asked if "ordinary people in the ...


Rohingya Will Be Deported, Supreme Court Says Myanmar Has Accepted Them

The immigrants were detained by the Assam Police in 2012 and were under detention in Cachar Central Jail in Assam's Silchar district. Prime Minister Narendra ...


Kavanaugh Accuser Still Hasn’t Submitted Evidence of Sexual Assault Allegation: Grassley

The troubling allegations about Ford's polygraph history and potentially false testimony were revealed Tuesday in a letter from Sen. "It's a fascinating pro...


Russian intelligence officers indicted in global hacking scheme

Among targets of the GRU attacks were the World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada), transport systems in Ukraine and democratic elections, such as the 2016 U.S. "Yes...