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Author: 0 FBI Interviews Kavanaugh's Second Accuser

Separately, the Senate Judiciary Committee made public late on Sunday a previously unreleased interview with Kavanaugh from September 26, before a public hearing with Ford, in which he denied all the allegations against him and committee Democrats declined to ask questions, saying they felt the FBI should investigate the allegations.

World News Four GOP Governors Want Senate to Delay Kavanaugh Vote
Author: 0 Four GOP Governors Want Senate to Delay Kavanaugh Vote

Kavanaugh's passionate defence came after a university professor, Christine Blasey Ford, told the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday that he sexually assaulted her 36 years ago. Another woman, Deborah Ramirez told the New Yorker on Sunday that Kavanaugh thrust his penis in her face while they were both drunk at a party in the early 1980s during their freshman year at Yale.

World News Death toll from Indonesia tsunami rises to 832
Author: 0 Death toll from Indonesia tsunami rises to 832

The powerful quake and tsunami that hit Indonesia's central Sulawesi has claimed dozens of victims, a disaster official said Saturday, as rescuers raced to reach the region and an AP reporter saw numerous bodies in a hard-hit city. Many did not return to their homes as night fell and slept in makeshift shelters, terrified that powerful aftershocks could topple damaged homes. Spokesman of the Information and Communication Ministry Ferdinandus Setu said on Saturday that Palu's airport has ...

World News India to make 'sovereign decision' on Russian weapons purchase: Lavrov
Author: 0 India to make 'sovereign decision' on Russian weapons purchase: Lavrov

China denies the claim. Yet it is also important that Washington back its words with action in helping to prevent Iran's entrenchment in Syria at this critical point, where Israel's freedom of action is now threatened. The UN Security Council, which includes Russian Federation and the United States, has mandated UN envoy Staffan de Mistura to get a deal on a new constitution, new elections and a reform of Syria's governance.

World News Damascus tells US, French, Turkish troops to 'withdraw immediately'
Author: 0 Damascus tells US, French, Turkish troops to 'withdraw immediately'

Muallem noted Tel Aviv had direct military intervention and launched repeated attacks on the Syrian territory. Last week, Russian Federation and Turkey agreed to a deal which stopped an imminent Syrian government offensive to retake the last major rebel stronghold in the northern province of Idlib .

World News AJK PM’s chopper comes under Indian fire
Author: 0 AJK PM’s chopper comes under Indian fire

Spokesperson for the Indian army , Lieutenant Colonel Devender Anand, said the helicopter violated Indian air space along the LoC in Poonch around 12PM local time (06:30 GMT). In video published by ANI , a white Pakistani helicopter is seen hovering near the side of a hill. "If it had been a green helicopter, the response would have been different", said an Army official posted in Poonch.

World News FBI Reportedly Reaches Out to Second Kavanaugh Accuser
Author: 0 FBI Reportedly Reaches Out to Second Kavanaugh Accuser

But the White House's hand was forced Friday by announcement by Arizona Republican Sen. Jeff Flake told the Senate Judiciary Committee as he proposed the delay. McConnell's office declined to discuss the leader's calls with the president, but spokeswoman Antonia Ferrier said the two "speak regularly and have had good conversations".

World News Kellyanne Conway says she's a sexual assault victim
Author: 0 Kellyanne Conway says she's a sexual assault victim

Conway then went on to address the women who confronted Sen. Becoming visibly emotional, she told host Jake Tapper: "I'm a victim of sexual assault". However, he did attempt to question why she would work for the POTUS , who himself has been accused of sexual assault numerous times. A final vote on his nomination has been delayed to allow time for the FBI to investigate those allegations.

World News Iraq 'regrets' US closure of Basra consulate
Author: 0 Iraq 'regrets' US closure of Basra consulate

The decision adds to mounting tension between the United States and Iran , which is the target of increasing economic sanctions imposed by Washington . In mid-September, the White House warned that it would hold Iran responsible for any attack by groups backed by Tehran against American nationals or U.S.

World News Trump Says He Prefers To Keep Rosenstein, May Delay Meeting
Author: 0 Trump Says He Prefers To Keep Rosenstein, May Delay Meeting

The committee is working on details of the meeting with the Justice Department, Goodlatte said. But the person familiar with the situation, speaking on condition of anonymity to discuss private conversations, said Rosenstein had agreed to a meeting in upcoming weeks even before that tweet.

Author: 0 Women Who Confronted Sen. Flake On Elevator Hope Other Republicans Are Listening

Mr Trump insisted the report was incorrect and tweeted: "Actually, I want them to interview whoever they deem appropriate, at their discretion". "Based on what we publicly know as far as the universe of people, I don't see any reason why the FBI could not complete an investigation within one week", said Mark Zaid, a Washington lawyer and expert in security clearance and background investigations.

World News Germany's president hopes for thaw in relations with Turkey
Author: 0 Germany's president hopes for thaw in relations with Turkey

Erdogan's state visit to Germany, during which he will meet Chancellor Angela Merkel three times, comes with Turkey's economy in crisis. Erdogan was on a state visit to the top European Union economy, home to three million people of Turkish descent, in what German media have described as a charm offensive.

Author: 0 Tory conference: Theresa May hints at compromises over Chequers plan

The prime minister said she was inspired by the famous 1951 Festival of Britain, which was itself was held on the 100th anniversary of the Great Exhibition. The Sunday Express reports on the PM's blueprint for a better Britain - describing it as her "plan to crush Corbyn" - and says she will promise a housing and transport "revolution" as she takes the fight to Labour.

World News Third Russian identified as suspect in United Kingdom nerve agent attack
Author: 0 Third Russian identified as suspect in United Kingdom nerve agent attack

The forensic tent, covering the bench where Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were found, is repositioned by officials in protective suits in the centre of Salisbury, Britain, March 8, 2018. Journalist and editor in an electronic newspaper under the name of Newseg.pro, In some internal and global news sections and some sports news and the art world, and I am interested in publishing the news with credibility and impartiality.

World News Sen. Grassley: 'I lament how this hearing has come about'
Author: 0 Sen. Grassley: 'I lament how this hearing has come about'

Trump plans to return to Washington later Thursday morning. Ford said Kavanaugh and his friend Mark Judge were "drunkenly laughing during the attack". With a dramatic day of testimony looming, protesters are gathering around the U.S. Capitol building. Elsewhere, a coalition of conservative women's groups is planning an "I stand with Brett" rally near the Russell Senate Office Building.

World News Judge Says Democratic Lawmakers Can Sue Trump On Emoluments
Author: 0 Judge Says Democratic Lawmakers Can Sue Trump On Emoluments

Trump has businesses around the world, including a hotel in Washington where foreign dignitaries often stay on official visits to the White House. He praised Sullivan's ruling. Richard Blumenthal of CT and Democratic Rep. Jerrold Nadler of NY, had standing to sue Trump because he did not ask Congress before accepting anything that could be considered a foreign emolument .

World News Warning lifted just before tsunami strikes Indonesian village
Author: 0 Warning lifted just before tsunami strikes Indonesian village

Communications with the area are hard because power and telecommunications are cut, hampering search and rescue efforts. "People are running on the streets and buildings have collapsed", Karnawati told Reuters . Iksam, an official of the Central Sulawesi Museum in Palu, confirmed the event to The Jakarta Post . In the nearby city of Donggala, home to almost 300,000 people, a large bridge with yellow arches that spanned a coastal river had collapsed.

Author: 0 US Senate Judiciary Comm. Refers Whitehouse's Kavanaugh Accuser to FBI for Investigation

Her lawyer, John Clune, announced that the FBI had "reached out" to interview his client and she had agreed to co-operate with their investigation. He made no further comment. Ford said took part in the assault, has told the committee he has no memory of the party. Walsh also said in the letter that Keyser will "cooperate fully" with an FBI investigation into the allegation.

World News Boy attacked by shark while diving for lobsters in California
Author: 0 Boy attacked by shark while diving for lobsters in California

A California boy was attacked by a shark over the weekend while diving for lobsters with his church youth group. Hearing the boy scream, the source heard the teen exclaim, "I got bit". "I yelled at everyone to get out of the water: 'There's a shark in the water!'" Hammel added. "Luckily we got him out of the water because once we threw him up on the kayak and started heading in, that's when I looked back and the shark was behind the kayak".

World News Trump says he and Kim Jong Un ‘in love’
Author: 0 Trump says he and Kim Jong Un ‘in love’

Ri referred to a joint statement issued by Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump at a first ever summit between a serving USA president and a North Korean leader in Singapore on June 12, when Kim pledged to work toward "denuclearization of the Korean peninsula" while Trump promised guarantees of North Korea's security.

World News Typhoon Trami to threaten lives and property in Japan
Author: 0 Typhoon Trami to threaten lives and property in Japan

Typhoon Trami has already sparked travel disruption in the world's third-biggest economy, with bullet train services in the west of Japan suspended and nearly 1,000 flights cancelled due to the closure of a key airport hub. "We are strongly urging our residents to stay indoors because it is extremely risky to be outside now", Masaaki Tamaki, an official of Kagoshima's disaster management section, told AFP.

World News Scorching weekend on tap for Orlando; latest on Tropical Storm Kirk
Author: 0 Scorching weekend on tap for Orlando; latest on Tropical Storm Kirk

Reports from an Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunter aircraft indicate that maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 45 miles per hour (75 km/h) with higher gusts. TROPICS: Tropical Storm Kirk continues to dissipate as shear tears is apart. Gradual weakening is anticipated during the next 36 hours, while the system moves over the eastern Caribbean Sea.

Author: 0 Trump says he and Kim Jong Un 'in love'

Washington is wary of agreeing to a declaration ending the Korean War without Pyongyang first making significant disarmament moves. The U.S. has not ruled it out. However, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told the UN Security Council on Thursday that "enforcement of Security Council sanctions must continue vigorously and without fail until we realise the fully, final, verified denuclearisation".

World News Airline now says 1 missing after Pacific lagoon plane crash
Author: 0 Airline now says 1 missing after Pacific lagoon plane crash

The nationalities of passengers have not been released but Air Niugini confirmed embassies and passenger representatives have been notified. The airline said in a statement that it was working with local authorities, hospitals and investigators to try to find the missing male passenger.

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