• Senate Judiciary Democrats ask Trump to withdraw Kavanaugh or investigate
Senate Judiciary Democrats ask Trump to withdraw Kavanaugh or investigate

Kavanaugh repeated the phrase "dignity and respect" a conspicuous amount, Noah said, "like it's a vodka brand that pays him for product mentions". President Trump, who nominated Kavanaugh, fired back on Twitter against Avenatti, who has become a political enemy since his suit against Trump on behalf of porn actress Stormy Daniels .

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  • China Blocks US Warship From Port Call in Hong Kong
China Blocks US Warship From Port Call in Hong Kong

The move also follows the US approval of a possible $330 million package for Taiwan comprising military aviation replacement parts. China refused a US warship entry to Hong Kong next month, days after Washington sanctioned the Chinese military for buying Russian weapons.

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  • Former Tropical Storm Kirk could make a comeback
Former Tropical Storm Kirk could make a comeback

Maximum sustained winds have been measured close to 45mph, with higher gusts. Graphic illustration of Tropical Storm Kirk as at September 26, 2018. The storm system will then move into the eastern Caribbean Sea on Friday morning. The system is expected to run into heavy wind shear as it enters the Caribbean Sea, which will likely work to tear...

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  • Donald Trump says second Brett Kavanaugh accuser was ‘inebriated’ and ‘messed up’
Donald Trump says second Brett Kavanaugh accuser was ‘inebriated’ and ‘messed up’

Based on my time with Debbie, I believe her to be unusually honest and straightforward and I can not imagine her making this up. "This is ridiculous and from the Twilight Zone". Kavanaugh repeated the phrase "dignity and respect" a conspicuous amount, Noah said, "like it's a vodka brand that pays him for product mentions". And according to al...

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  • Donald Trump Accuses China of Interfering in American Midterm Elections
Donald Trump Accuses China of Interfering in American Midterm Elections

Throughout his time in office, Trump has repeatedly downplayed Russia's attempts to interfere in the 2016 election, which United States intelligence assessments say was meant to benefit him. At the same time, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas is expected to deliver an especially aggressive address a few hours before. He added that w...

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  • Brett Kavanaugh accused of drugging women who were then gang-raped
Brett Kavanaugh accused of drugging women who were then gang-raped

We're talking about an allegation of sexual assault. We will be demanding the opportunity to present testimony to the committee and will likewise be demanding that Judge and others be subpoenaed to testify. Senate Committee on the Judiciary Mike Davis. Just hours later, The New Yorker dropped a new bombshell, reporting that a second woman was a...

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  • Senate Judiciary Committee Schedules Brett Kavanaugh Vote For Friday
Senate Judiciary Committee Schedules Brett Kavanaugh Vote For Friday

Trump, himself accused during the 2016 presidential race of sexual misconduct with numerous women, twice offered words of support for Kavanaugh while in NY to attend the U.N. The decision prompted an outcry from Democrats, whose 10 panel members include four women, given that senators typically do the questioning themselves.

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  • China And Vatican Sign Agreement On Appointment Of Bishops
China And Vatican Sign Agreement On Appointment Of Bishops

Chinese Catholics have mixed feelings about the Vatican's landmark deal with Beijing: Some in the unofficial "underground" church remain suspicious of the government while others "pray for the best". In return, Beijing would recognise some, though not all, of the bishops previously appointed by the Holy See, the Hong Kong-based South China Morning ...

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  • Kavanaugh's lawyer defends him over 'Renate' references in high school yearbook
Kavanaugh's lawyer defends him over 'Renate' references in high school yearbook

He said that if the committee is able to vote on Kavanaugh Friday, and approve his nomination, the full Senate will be able to vote as early as next Tuesday. They are playing a con game, and they are playing it very well, much better than Republicans. "The woman or women who desire to be heard need to be heard and he needs to have a chance to cle...

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  • UK’s Labour open to second European Union vote with option of remaining: Starmer
UK’s Labour open to second European Union vote with option of remaining: Starmer

Starmer contradicted him, saying the motion "clearly keeps Remain on the table", while pro-EU MP Stephen Kinnock said he was "baffled" by the comments. But EU officials say that amounts to unacceptable "cherry-picking" of elements of membership in the bloc without accepting all of its costs and responsibilities.

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  • SC: Aadhaar not mandatory for schools, bank accounts
SC: Aadhaar not mandatory for schools, bank accounts

In the 2006 judgment, the Apex Court had held that it is not mandatory for the State to make reservations for SC/ST in matter of promotions. The court has also struck down Section 47 of the legislation that barred individuals from filing complaints in case of a breach of their data.

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  • 2 militant groups reject demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib
2 militant groups reject demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib

The visiting Russian foreign minister was speaking after a meeting with his Bosnian counterpart in the capital Sarajevo. The Tunisian Ennahda movement on Thursday praised the efforts of Turkish and Russian presidents to reach an agreement on the Syrian northwestern region of Idlib.

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  • Trump says second Kavanaugh accuser was 'drunk,' says Democrats playing 'con game'
Trump says second Kavanaugh accuser was 'drunk,' says Democrats playing 'con game'

Mr Kavanaugh, nominated by President Donald Trump , and his first accuser, Christine Blasey Ford , will give evidence to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday. "They're really con artists". President Donald Trump weighed in from the United Nations in NY, despite efforts by White House aides and other Republicans to keep him from roil...

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  • Donald Trump Literally Laughed At By World Leaders During United Nations Speech
Donald Trump Literally Laughed At By World Leaders During United Nations Speech

Following traditional United Nations protocol, a new global drug treaty is scheduled to be presented in 2019. Then President of the General Assembly, Maria Fernanda Espinosa Garces, laid out her priorities for the session. Trump singled out Japanese Prime Minster Shinzo Abe, Moon and Chinese President Xi Jinping for their support over North Ko...

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  • UK Labour Party considers new Brexit referendum at conference
UK Labour Party considers new Brexit referendum at conference

Brexit has been among the most contentious issues in Liverpool. His declaration that "nobody is ruling out Remain as an option" was not included in printed copies of his speech distributed to the media, sparking speculation that he may have gone beyond the position agreed by Labour's high command.

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  • Texan who published 3-D guns plans jailed on sex assault charge
Texan who published 3-D guns plans jailed on sex assault charge

Wilson, who was in Taiwan last week, was transferred to Houston by USA marshals on a warrant over the sex assault of a minor. He was arrested by U.S. Authorities say Wilson met the girl through the website SugardDaddyMeet.com. Wilson valet-parked at a North Austin hotel and checked in. (CNN) Cody Wilson , the creator of the world's first ...

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  • STORM ALERT | Severe weather risk now lower for St. Louis Tuesday
STORM ALERT | Severe weather risk now lower for St. Louis Tuesday

The cold front will pass through our area this evening with winds shifting to the northwest and showers/thunderstorms carried on east tonight, as colder air sweeps into northern IL and northwest Indiana. Chance for rain/thunder overnight. Ending out the week on Friday and Saturday looks to be more like fall weather, especially with lower humi...

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  • Bill Cosby in court for sex assault sentencing
Bill Cosby in court for sex assault sentencing

But Cosby's conviction on three counts of aggravated indecent assault refers exclusively to accusations from Constand, a former employee at Temple University in Philadelphia , Cosby's alma mater. " Sexually Violent Predator " status requires lifetime registration, lifetime mandatory sex offender counseling with a treatment provider and notificatio...

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  • UK government 'agrees not to favour EU workers after Brexit'
UK government 'agrees not to favour EU workers after Brexit'

The Prime Minister will chair a meeting of the Cabinet in Downing Street on Monday amid intense pressure to change course and seek a simpler, less ambitious deal. Meanwhile at the other end of the M6 Motorway in Liverpool, delegates at the Labour Party conference will on Tuesday debate Brexit and whether the main opposition party at Westminster wou...

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  • New Zealand Prime Minister's Baby Makes History At U.N. General Assembly
New Zealand Prime Minister's Baby Makes History At U.N. General Assembly

She and her partner were photographed with baby Neve in the main assembly, during a plenary meeting known as the Nelson Mandela Peace Summit , where she also spoke. Ardern said she discovered the pregnancy within a week of her election victory a year ago. "There is no spousal programme for this, so we just made a judgement call that we would cov...

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