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Sep 20 2018

Cory Gardner: Kavanaugh’s accuser ‘deserves to be heard’

The note has boxes to check for "yes" or "no" and seems to compares Kavanaugh's accuser to a school yard crush. Dianne Feinstein , D-Calif., before Thursday's schedule...

Sep 19 2018

Lawyer says Manafort cut deal to protect family

The feds obtain guilty pleas in more than 95% of the cases they bring because they are extremely careful to bring charges in only the strongest of cases. Mueller's pr...

Sep 19 2018

Anita Hill blasts Senate panel amid Kavanaugh allegations

Grassley also said staffers attempted to reach Ms. Blasey Ford several times over the past few days, but haven't heard back from her about whether she will accept the i...

Sep 19 2018

Russian Federation says Syria shot down one of its military planes, blames Israel

Russia's defence ministry said overnight that one of its military aircraft with 14 people on board disappeared from radar screens over Syria at the same time that Israe...

Sep 19 2018

It's legal to smoke dagga at home

The ruling also approved growing marijuana for personal consumption. For more on the Constitutional judgment on the legality of the private use of dagga , we are now...

Sep 19 2018

Kavanaugh, Accuser Christine Blasey Ford To Testify Before Senate Over Misconduct Allegations

The accusation became public last week but Ford did not reveal her identity until Sunday in Washington Post story . Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said he would...

Sep 18 2018

Senate Judiciary Chairman Releases Kavanaugh Statement — GRASSLEY SPEAKS

Kavanaugh, meanwhile, was seen arriving at the White House late Monday morning. More Americans told Gallup they believed Thomas - 48% - than Hill - 29% - after her te...

Sep 18 2018

Tax Cuts 2.0: What’s in the GOP Plan and Why It Matters

Republican Rep. Kevin Brady of Texas, who heads the tax-writing House Ways and Means Committee, is looking toward a vote on the legislation by the House this month. The...

Sep 17 2018

Reality Check: Is President Trump’s Puerto Rico Tweet Accurate?

President Trump is prepping for Hurricane Florence by boasting about his sparkling record fighting super storms - especially in Puerto Rico , where he insists less th...

Sep 17 2018

Eliud Kipchoge destroys marathon world record in 2:01:39

Kipsang, who ran 2:03:13 back in 2013 in Berlin to set a world record, was third on Sunday in 2:06:48. "It was hard. I ran my own race, I trusted my trainers, my prog...

Sep 17 2018

Brett Kavanaugh Accuser Speaks To WaPo On Supreme Court Nominees Alleged Assault

As to whether Republicans knew about the allegation in advance and had the letter from the 65 Kavanaugh high school contemporaries "in the can", Grassley's office sai...

Sep 17 2018

Kavanaugh denies high school assault allegation

Dianne Feinstein of California , the top Democrat on the Judiciary Committee, has shared with the Federal Bureau of Investigation. A spokesman for Sen. The allegation...

Sep 15 2018

Trump in Pennsylvania to mark September 11 attacks

President Donald Trump paid sober tribute to victims of crashed Flight 93 in Pennsylvania on Tuesday, the anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks. In case...

Sep 15 2018

Scotland's weather: Storm Helene 80mph winds warning

Isaac is moving west at 21 miles per hour. Weather watchers will have their eyes on the skies in the coming days as Hurricane Helene creeps closer to the United K...

Sep 15 2018

Dozens of explosions near Boston, multiple injuries and hundreds evacuated

Lawrence General Hospital said it was treating 10 victims, including at least one in critical condition . As of 3 p.m., he said the company had shut off gas to over 3,...

Sep 15 2018

Manafort plea deal requires truthful cooperation

But given Manafort's pre-existing financial connections to Russia, his agreement to help prosecutors with further investigations will most certainly feed speculation and ...

Sep 14 2018

Jaitley denies Mallya met him before leaving India

He told, "I left because I had a scheduled meeting in Geneva". Jaitley immediately rebutted Mallya's claim and maintained that he had not given the businessman an appoint...

Sep 14 2018

Russia Launches Biggest-Ever War Games. China Participates Too

Mongolia is also sending some units. "The Vostok 2018 troop exercises have begun in Russia's Far East", the defence ministry said in a report by TASS. She also noted th...

Sep 13 2018

Putin says two Skripal poisoning suspects are ‘civilians’

His remarks Wednesday came from Vladivostok , where Putin is holding an economic summit with other leaders. Putin said they were civilians who did not work for the mil...

Sep 13 2018

Leahy says Kavanaugh was 'not truthful' about Democratic documents

Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., had pressed Kavanaugh on the Kasowitz issue earlier. During his confirmation hearing, Kavanaugh was seen as evasive on the question of...