• Grassley Announces Monday Vote on Kavanaugh After Rejecting Further Talks With Ford
Grassley Announces Monday Vote on Kavanaugh After Rejecting Further Talks With Ford

Both Kavanaugh and Ford have said they will testify in front of Congress, but Ford's lawyers are still negotiating the terms of her appearance. Now, Ford's willingness to negotiate to appear later next week sets up the most dramatic and politically significant she-said-he-said since Anita Hill testified at the reopened Senate hearings on Ju...

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  • May's Brexit trade plan 'will not work'
May's Brexit trade plan 'will not work'

Theresa May's efforts to persuade European Union leaders to back her Chequers plan for Brexit during a two-day summit in Salzburg appear to have failed. May responded to Musk's criticisms by saying that her proposals were "the only serious, credible " way to avoid a hard border with Northern Ireland.

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  • Captain Cook's Shipwrecked HMB Endeavour May Have Been Found
Captain Cook's Shipwrecked HMB Endeavour May Have Been Found

They sank 12 transport vessels and set another on fire. The Australian National Maritime Museum teamed up with Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project to search Newport Harbour for the famous vessel and will announce their results at an event in NY on Friday at 5pm local time.

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  • Beto O'Rourke debate; first debate for Texas Senator tonight
Beto O'Rourke debate; first debate for Texas Senator tonight

Early on, for instance, the candidates squared off on gun control legislation and the 2nd Amendment. O'Rourke has built his campaign around healthcare, economic inequality, and resisting Trump and Cruz's immigration policies, as well as calling for some gun-control measures including uniform background checks and banning high-capacity weapons.

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  • Indian bishop arrested on charges of raping nun
Indian bishop arrested on charges of raping nun

On Wednesday, the Jalandhar Bishop was interrogated for almost seven hours since 11 in the morning. Mulakkal, who has been accused by the nun's of repeated sexual assault between 2014 and 2016, recently temporarily relinquished his administrative responsibilities.

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  • Hostos honors students who helped rebuild Puerto Rico
Hostos honors students who helped rebuild Puerto Rico

He tweeted he was there to "stand in solidarity with the people who have suffered the brunt of Trump's lies, insults and negligence in the year since Hurricane Maria ". Puerto Ricans are USA citizens, but since the island is a U.S. territory they can not vote in national elections, and are represented in Congress only by a non-voting representati...

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  • Mitch McConnell Predicts 'Kavanaugh Will Be on the United States Supreme Court'
Mitch McConnell Predicts 'Kavanaugh Will Be on the United States Supreme Court'

Ford's legal team has said she strongly prefers that her allegations are fully investigated before she testifies. The Senate Judiciary Committee delayed a vote on Kavanaugh. Susan Collins office in Dirksen for "unlawful demonstration activities". Kavanaugh answered no to both questions. "You've watched the fight". "Key aspects of our nation's ...

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  • No resumption of dialogue: MEA on Indo-Pak talks
No resumption of dialogue: MEA on Indo-Pak talks

India accepted the suggestion of Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, who had written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi that the foreign ministers of the two countries could meet in NY to try and break an impasse in ties. The last time India and Pakistan came face-to-face was during the annual meeting of SAARC foreign ministers in NY previous yea...

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  • USA sanctions China for buying Russian fighter jets, missiles
USA sanctions China for buying Russian fighter jets, missiles

China's Foreign Ministry on Friday said it strongly urged the United States to withdraw sanctions on the Chinese military, after the Trump administration imposed the penalties for buying fighter jets and missile systems from Russian Federation.

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  • Rosenstein Proposed 'Secretly Recording Trump,' Invoking 25th Amendment — NY TIMES
Rosenstein Proposed 'Secretly Recording Trump,' Invoking 25th Amendment — NY TIMES

The deputy attorney general denied the report in a statement to the Times . The comments were first reported by The New York Times , which also said that Rosenstein raised the idea of using the 25th Amendment to remove Trump as unfit for office.

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  • Christine Blasey Fords testimony sure to be a ‘circus’
Christine Blasey Fords testimony sure to be a ‘circus’

Ford and Democrats want the Federal Bureau of Investigation to add to Kavanaugh's background check with more interviews about her allegation. That showdown, should it occur, could play out on national television and settle whether Kavanaugh's nomination survives.

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  • Trump Attacks Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford Amid Talks For Hearing
Trump Attacks Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford Amid Talks For Hearing

Two hours after Ford's story first appeared on The Washington Post website Sunday, TV trucks arrived in the neighborhood . " Brett Kavanaugh and I were friends in high school but I do not recall the party described in Dr. We've decided that it's just going to be that kind of week. Trump told reporters in the Oval Office that Poland wa...

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  • European Union trashes Theresa May's Brexit plan
European Union trashes Theresa May's Brexit plan

Mrs May faces a fight with angry Conservatives at her party's conference in 10 days. "There are positive elements in the Chequers proposal, but the suggested framework for economic cooperation will not work , not least because it risks undermining the single market", Tusk said.

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  • 2nd shark attack in 2 days
2nd shark attack in 2 days

RACQ CQ Rescue told The Courier-Mail the medical crew had described her injuries as "absolutely horrific". Less than a day earlier a 46-year-old woman was bitten at the same location. The area is popular with tourists from all over Australia as well as visitors from overseas. Justine Barwick was attacked in the Whitsundays by a shark on Wednes...

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  • Pakistan Foreign Ministers To Meet In New York After Imran Khan Request
Pakistan Foreign Ministers To Meet In New York After Imran Khan Request

Tharoor was responding to a question on whether the election of Khan, a popular cricketer, as Pakistan's Prime Minister would see a "sporting spirit" coming into play between the two countries. "Siachin [sic] and Sir Creek also need close attention to move towards resolution", Khan said. "We await formal response from India". Afterwards, Modi t...

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  • Day-care worker stabbed three infants in NY, police say
Day-care worker stabbed three infants in NY, police say

The injured infants included two boys and a girl, police said. It isn't clear whether his child was among those stabbed. One of the girls is in serious condition, he said. None of the injuries are considered to be life-threatening, despite one of them being seriously hurt. The woman also stabbed one female co-worker and the father of one of the i...

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  • Trump wants Spain to build a wall in Africa to stop migrants
Trump wants Spain to build a wall in Africa to stop migrants

The United States' border with Mexico spans almost 2,000 miles, while the 3.5 million-square-mile Sahara is about 3,000 miles long and stretches across almost a dozen North African countries. A foreign ministry spokesperson confirmed Borrell's comments to the Guardian , but declined to comment further. Trump and his wall promise has sparked a ...

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  • Hundreds feared drowned as African lake ferry capsizes
Hundreds feared drowned as African lake ferry capsizes

The number was put at 42 on Thursday. Regional Commissioner John Mongella told local Tanzania television channel ITV that emergency teams would continue their search Friday morning. The Tanzanian government has confirmed the ferry capsized but exact figures for those on board are yet to be confirmed. The Tanzania Electrical, Mechanical and El...

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  • Trump Says He Wants To Hear From Kavanaugh's Accuser
Trump Says He Wants To Hear From Kavanaugh's Accuser

More than 1,100 miles east, Carole Vienneau, a 61-year-old Democrat from Nashville, Tennessee, said it was "only fair" the FBI investigate Ford's accusations as she has requested. Grassley said he was disturbed to learn of the threats. Republicans fear if the nomination is delayed any further, it could be endangered by a possible Democratic sweep...

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  • Marco Rubio Twitter-Assassinates Celebrity Chef Salt Bae For Serving Dictator Steak
Marco Rubio Twitter-Assassinates Celebrity Chef Salt Bae For Serving Dictator Steak

As for Salt Bae's meeting with Maduro , he has since deleted all his social media posts that included the Venezuelan president. President Nicolás Maduro was seen dining with his wife on Monday at an Istanbul branch of Nusr Et, the worldwide chain of restaurants owned by the Turkish chef Nusret Gokce, also known as " Salt Bae ".

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