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Kavanaugh nomination: #MeToo threatens our men, say judge's female supporters

Kavanaugh emphatically denied the allegations, which weren't tested in court. "Watch. A great one". "I think it's going to be a good year for Democrats ". "We ...


Jamal Khashoggi 'MURDERED and DISMEMBERED' in Saudi consulate according to Turkey

A Turkish security source also told Reuters on Saturday that a group of 15 Saudi nationals, including some officials, arrived in Turkey onboard two planes o...


Saint John oil refinery explosion worries residents

Saint John resident Doug Bruce said he was about five or six kilometres away from the refinery at the time of the explosion. Meanwhile, eyewitnesses have taken ...


New United Nations report details looming climate crisis

At the Paris Climate Agreement in 2015, worldwide leaders agreed to keep global warming "well below 2°C above pre-industrial levels" with the hopes to limit...


Brazil's Far-Right Candidate Grabs Lead Ahead Of Second Round Presidential Election

When economic adviser Paulo Guedes, a banker trained at the University of Chicago, recently floated bringing back a bank fee, Bolsonaro said Guedes had been quo...


Susan Rice Considering a 2020 Challenge to Senator Collins in Maine

It has the ultimate say on such contentious issues as abortion and gun control. The question was asked in light of the allegations made of newly-appointed Su...


Collins announces support for Kavanaugh, making chances of confirmation almost certain

Democrat and pro-choice Republican senators are particularly concerned that Kavanaugh could be a fifth vote to reverse the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision that lega...


Melania Trump calls Brett Kavanaugh 'highly qualified,' glad his accuser 'was heard'

The first lady has said that she looks forward to spreading the message of her "Be Best" child-welfare initiative. On if she has asked him to "put down hi...


Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in to United States supreme court

The vote brought an end to the nomination process defined by harrowing testimony from Ford, who told a senate committee that Kavanaugh groped her and tried to r...


Nobel peace prize 2018 winners: who are Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad?

Women, children and even babies just a few months old, Mukwege has treated tens of thousands of victims at Panzi hospital which he founded in 1999 in South ...


Collins defends Kavanaugh vote, doesn't believe he assaulted Ford

This is the second Supreme Court appointment by President Donald Trump , who said Judge Kavanaugh would be sworn in the same day. Trump, seeking a legacy as ...


Limousine Crash In Upstate NY Leaves At Least 20 Dead

Police have not released any of the victims' names and said late Saturday they were notifying the next of kin of those who died. The victims were transported ...


Murkowski to vote 'present' on Kavanaugh

The White House cheered the Senate vote Friday. "Republicans are saying: your voices just don't matter", Sen. Their message is, 'we don't have to listen. Imme...


Aisha Buhari Berates Oshiomole Over Irregularities in APC's Nationwide Primaries

Delegates numbering at least 4,000 are expected to vote at the Adokiye Amasiemeka Stadium, Port Harcourt, Rivers State; venue of the convention and pick one can...


Magnitude 5.9 natural disaster hits northern Haiti

She said that about 500 students would not be able to return to school on Monday. In 2010, Haiti was devastated by a quake measuring 7.3 on the richter scale....


Mitch McConnell dodges question on Supreme Court nomination in 2020 election

But the saga - fueled by ugly accusations and counter-claims aired at nationally televised hearings, followed by an 11th-hour Federal Bureau of Investigation pr...


Wife Says Interpol Officer Sent Knife Image as Danger Signal

Meanwhile, Interpol says Mr Meng resigned as the body's president on Sunday evening. It did not say why. China's antigraft watchdog said late on Sunday th...


Hollywood reacts to Brett Kavanaugh's U.S. Supreme Court confirmation

The U.S. Senate confirmed Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court on Saturday by a vote of 50-48. His nomination will tip the Supreme Court's ...


Melania Trump visits children's home, wildlife sanctuary in Nairobi

She then also paid a visit to the presidential palace for having a private tea with Rebecca Akufo-Addo, Ghana's first lady. As the first lady sat alone in her...


Kavanaugh sworn in as Supreme Court justice

Chief Justice John Roberts administered the Constitutional oath, and retired Justice Anthony Kennedy administered the judicial oath, according to a Supreme Co...


Melania Trump meets Egypt president, visits pyramids

Kavanaugh's fate had seemed in doubt after he was accused of sexually assaulting Christine Blasey Ford when they were teenagers. Kavanaugh, who denies the a...


Saudi Crown Prince dismisses Trump remarks about reliance on US

As a Post contributor , he frequently covered the Saudi regime's repressive tactics , and was particularly critical of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , a ...


Sea snake bite kills British man in NT

It is thought the case may be the first recorded death from a sea snake in Australia. The British Embassy has been notified. "Police will continue with thei...


India suspends bus driver for letting a monkey 'drive'

The incident happened on October 1 when the bus was on its way from Davanagere to Bharamasagara. In the video , Prakash, is seen driving with a monkey sitt...


China slams 'groundless' accusations from Vice President Pence

It highlighted disputes such as cyber attacks, Taiwan , freedom of the seas and human rights. The vice president pointed to an advertising supplement that Ch...


Pre-Viking-era sword discovered by girl paddling in Sweden lake

Saga's father showed the object to friends and a colleague, who convinced him that it could be an authentic sword. Experts say the almost three-foot-long wood...


China Warns 'Irresponsible' US to Show Military Restraint

Defense Secretary James Mattis and General Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will take into account the diplomatic implications of each mis...


US First Lady Melania Trump concludes two-day visit to Kenya

First lady Melania Trump has offered some supportive words for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh ahead of a final Senate vote expected Saturday on his...


Endless Search for Dead a Week After Indonesia's Quake

The authorities previously set a tentative deadline of Friday for finding anyone trapped under ruined buildings, although chances of pulling survivors alive fro...


Brett Kavanaugh is confirmed as Supreme Court Justice

Jenna Lowenstein, a Democratic digital strategist who worked for Hillary Clinton's campaign, also said she had enlisted 75 political staffers to help elect Co...


Toddler puts envelope with more than $1000 through a shredder

The couple knew their son Leo was the culprit, because he regularly helps them shred junk mail. Ben and Jackee Belnap had taken the cash out to pay for their ...


He Shouldn't Be Confirmed to the Supreme Court

On Sept. 27, Kavanaugh testified to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee, after California professor Christine Blasey Ford said that he sexually assaulted he...


Turkish police believe Saudi journalist Khashoggi was killed in consulate

A protestor holds a picture of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi during a demonstration in front of the Saudi Arabian consulate, on October 5, 2018, in Istanbu...


Brett Kavanaugh confirmed to Supreme Court by smallest margin since 1881

The last judge to end up on the Supreme Court by such a slim margin was Stanley Matthews, who was confirmed in 1881 by a single vote. "We don't believe that...


Brett Kavanaugh: Key senators back embattled Supreme Court pick

Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell , (R-KY), enters the US Capitol before the vote for Judge Brett Kavanaugh to become a US Supreme Court justice i...