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United defence for accused pick for Trump top job Brett Kavanaugh

Even so, Democrats have accused Republicans of "bullying" Ford into testifying , the very thing her lawyers said on Monday that she wanted to do. The Senat...


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

Such work would prove hard, Mr. Cruz said, given Mr. O'Rourke "has never talked to the president and wants to vote for impeachment". Ted Cruz (R-TX) after he ...


Hezbollah leader, defying Israel, says group has 'precision missiles'

Help us grow and continue telling Israel's story to the world. The Kremlin is attempting to tamp down tensions following the downing of a Russian Ilyushin I...


Search for landslide victims as Philippines typhoon toll rises

It also said more than 13,300 hectares of farmland had been damaged. A villager officer who accompanied Zambale used a megaphone to warn people that Mangkhut ...


Kim Jong Un wants 2nd meeting with Donald Trump, South Korea says

Kim vowed to move toward denuclearization if the United States takes steps of its own. In his statement on Wednesday, Pompeo said commitments made at a summi...


Monster typhoon slams into Philippines

Dozens of residents sought shelter there during the storm despite warnings it was unsafe. Storm warnings have been raised in 25 provinces across the main no...


US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's accuser willing to testify: lawyer

Dianne Feinstein, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, was leaked, prompting Kavanaugh to issue a blanket denial of the allegations. Initially the se...


Johnson Joins Collins And Manchin In Calling For Ford, Kavanaugh To Testify

Debra S. Katz, the attorney for the accuser, said Ford was willing to tell her story publicly to the Judiciary panel but no lawmakers had yet contacted her. K...


Trump says Federal Bureau of Investigation should not probe allegations against top court pick

Through her attorney, Blasey Ford has said she is willing to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee but first wants the FBI to investigate the matter to ...


Centre approves ordinance criminalising instant triple talaq: Five things to know

To make the proposed law palatable to the opposition, the government last month brought three amendments to The Muslim Women Protection of Rights in Marriage Ac...


Trump says 'hard to imagine' Kavanaugh assaulted woman

Trump told reporters at the White House. "I think he's an extraordinary man ". "I do not have first hand knowledge of the incident", King, who did not r...


South Africa Has Legalised Cannabis Use For Adults In Private Places

News24.com reported that the Constitutional Court ruling follows a similar ruling by the Western Cape High Court a year ago which ruled that the private use and...


U.S. imposes new $200 billion tariffs on China

A Commerce Ministry statement earlier said Trump's increase "brings new uncertainty to the consultations" but there was no word on whether Beijing would back ...


Alleged Kavanaugh Misconduct Witness Mark Judge Submits Letter to Congress Disputing Claims

Flake said he told No. 2 Senate Republican leader John Cornyn of Texas on Sunday that "if we didn't give her a chance to be heard, then I would vote no". But ...


Barack Obama Says Not Voting in the 2018 Midterm Elections Is 'Dangerous'

Cordray, Obama's appointee as federal consumer watchdog, faces Republican Attorney General Mike DeWine in one of the season's most closely watched governor's ra...


Midwest Abandons Trump, Fueling Democratic Advantage For Control Of Congress

Even some Republicans, especially those in high-tax states where residents may be hurt by an extension of the limits on deducting state and local taxes, are rep...


Brett Kavanaugh's Accuser: What We Know About Christine Blasey Ford

Ford alleged in an earlier Post story Sunday that Kavanaugh and a friend - both "stumbling drunk" - corralled her in a bedroom. "No one in their right min...


Farm murders in SA - 62 deaths recorded

Questions are being raised about the accuracy of the latest annual crime statistics released by the South African Police Service (SAPS)‚ with the South African ...


Fires, explosions erupt in multiple U.S. towns near Boston

We will support you and your family. "We'll look at the emergency response, the system safety program of the pipeline operator". "Unlike other gas utility exp...


Never gave Vijay Mallya any appointment: Arun Jaitley

This provided the opposition some fodder to target Jaitley and the Congress said that the revelations were an embarrassment to the government. Besides, the pr...