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by | October 03, 2018 | 17:28

President Trump continued his defense Tuesday of his Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh , mocking one of Kavanaugh's accusers at a MS campaign rally . A fuming Kavanaugh sparred frequently with Democrats, responding to a question by one about whether he'd ever blacked out while drinking by shooting back, "Have you?" McConnell has said the Senate will vote on Kavanaugh this week.

by | October 03, 2018 | 16:42

President Trump used his "Make America Great Again" rally in MS on Tuesday night to hit back against the scrutiny surrounding his Supreme Court nominee, Judge Brett Kavanaugh . It's a very scary time to be you. Meanwhile, the Federal Bureau of Investigation aims to complete its supplemental background check into the allegations of sexual misconduct made against Kavanaugh by the end of this week, and as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell plans to hold a vote on the nominee in ...

by | October 02, 2018 | 22:50

Some Greeks remain suspicious that Macedonia harbors territorial and historical claims to its own Macedonia province. The referendum was a chance to ditch the long-winded and inelegant name that Macedonians have been saddled with for the last 27 years - the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, or FYROM for short.

by | October 02, 2018 | 22:21

The mother of a 12-year-old son, child welfare is an important issue for Trump, who launched her advocacy initiative " Be Best " earlier this year. Her trip is expected to include a bevy of visits to schools, shelters and hospitals while she focuses on the well-being of children.

by | October 02, 2018 | 22:01

President Donald Trump , for his part, said on Monday that the FBI would be able to interview any witnesses necessary, saying in a press conference that he wants them to "do a very comprehensive investigation". Murkowski is not on the committee, but also has not announced how she will vote on Kavanaugh's confirmation. The New York Times also reported that Kavanaugh was questioned but not charged by police after a 1985 bar fight in New Haven, Connecticut where he was accused of ...

by | October 01, 2018 | 22:12

Sen. There was obviously some ire expressed towards Flake for calling for a one-week delay on the Senate vote in order for the FBI to squeeze in its investigation. And he went on to say, "The thing I found so off-putting about the Republican performance yesterday was this predisposition to say, 'We don't need-we don't even want, more to the point-any other facts...." My problem is with the people who did this to him, not how he responded.

by | October 01, 2018 | 12:59

U.S. -Canada talks bogged down earlier this month, and most trade analysts expected the September 30 deadline to come and go without Canada being reinstated. According to industry experts, the rule would also allow the Trump administration the ability to impose higher tariffs on national security grounds if vehicles do not comply with the new thresholds.

by | September 30, 2018 | 19:11

Mr Trump once again complained about Canada's controlled dairy market, although his comments referred to tariffs that do not apply to USA products. "And I've told him, 'Forget about it'". Relations between the Canadian and USA leaders have been chilly since June, when Trump left a Group of Seven summit in Canada and then accused Trudeau of being dishonest and weak .

by | September 30, 2018 | 18:27

After meeting with Kim in North Korea this month, President Moon Jae-in of South Korea urged the United States to declare an end to the war as an incentive for the North to denuclearize. Mr Trump grumbled that commentators would cast him as "unpresidential" for describing Mr Kim in such glowing terms. On Wednesday, Mr Trump said he did not have a time frame for this, saying "If it takes two years, three years or five months - doesn't matter".

by | September 30, 2018 | 11:14

The tsunami , which followed a magnitude-7.5 natural disaster, swept away buildings and unsuspecting victims caught in its path. The Head of the National Disaster Management Agency (BNPB), Willem Rampangilei, told reporters in Sulawesi late on Saturday rescuers were struggling in their hunt for more victims as the death toll in Palu had reached 420.

by | September 28, 2018 | 18:47

His parents were notified soon after the discovery. FBI Supervisor Jason Kaplan said it is too early in the investigation whether foul play factored into Ritch's disappearance. "Now today i found out im not a dad anymore". "I feel guilt for letting him get so far ahead of me before I started running after him", Ritch said. Gastonia Fire Chief Phil Welch said the body was found in a creek, slightly more than a mile (1.6 kilometers) east of the park, by a searcher who was walking down ...

by | September 28, 2018 | 18:44

The verdict was announced by a five-man constitution bench headed by the Chief Justice of India, Dipak Misra . As menstruating women are restricted from offering prayers inside the temple to the presiding deity, Lord Ayyappa. "It stigmatises them, stereotypes them". But women of menstruating age are barred from entering. It will be interesting to see how women believers react.

by | September 28, 2018 | 18:32

The pound initially fell versus the euro before finding its feet as the single currency weakened in NY trading. "I believe the European Union to be a capitalist club that is for the few, not the many", the young socialist said, adapting Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn's party slogan, "For the many, not the few".

by | September 28, 2018 | 17:46

The claim dates to the 1983-84 academic school year, when Kavanaugh was a freshman at Yale University. Ford cried again when Democratic Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey called her "heroic". "If that's enough for you, God help us all as Republicans ", Graham said. And I must discard my prewritten thesis and start fresh. "There have been a lot of questions here and I don't want to answer them", he said.

by | September 28, 2018 | 12:28

Asked about reports in which two other men have claimed they, not Kavanaugh, attacked Ford, Guerry said, "It's not possible". Nothing on the calendar appears to mention Ford, who has said she was a "friendly acquaintance" of Kavanaugh's at the time.

by | September 27, 2018 | 20:17

She did not allege that Kavanaugh participated in the rape, but said he and his friend Mark Judge were present when it occurred, adding that she was incapacitated by a drug placed in her drink without her consent and was unable to fight off her attackers.

by | September 27, 2018 | 20:15

Trump repeated his frequent assertion that the JCPOA, which was signed by his predecessor, Barack Obama, was a "horrible, one-sided" deal benefiting Iran. Later Wednesday, at a lengthy news conference in which he took questions on everything from his embattled Supreme Court nominee to trade with North Korea, Trump said that China "would like to see me lose an election" and that no country has ever stood up to China like his administration.

by | September 27, 2018 | 20:05

On the topic of why she has chosen to come forward, she will say in her statement , which can be read here. "However, in the end she believed her civic duty required her to speak out", Russell Ford said . "It's not to say that there can not be a situation where a person has risen above these kinds of behavior or teenage behavior", Hill told NPR, "but is to say that what we have is a person speaking the privilege of representing the laws of this country, and when that individual is ...

by | September 27, 2018 | 17:25

He is one of two men now in Russian Federation who are wanted by the British authorities for the attempted murder of Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia , in March. The men were seen in Salisbury on the day of the attack, 4 March, according to CCTV footage. The pair survived the attack but two more people were poisoned and one of the victims, Dawn Sturgess, died in July.

by | September 26, 2018 | 23:46

During some of those conversations, Rosenstein said his resignation might be warranted to end the controversy, according to people familiar with the discussions, who spoke on the condition of anonymity to talk about internal deliberations. As of Sunday, Trump said he had not decided what to do about Rosenstein. It was not immediately clear whether he would be sacked, or would resign first, the reports said.