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by | October 01, 2018 | 23:32

But the Federal Bureau of Investigation has only a week to complete the probe. His testimony followed that Ford's. A false rape allegation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh by a Rhode Island man has been referred to the FBI by Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley to determine if the lie obstructed the committee's investigation into the nominee.

by | October 01, 2018 | 22:13

Graham, a South Carolina Republican who is on the Senate Judiciary Committee, told ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos on "This Week" Sunday that Kavanaugh displayed the temperament "of a man who was innocent". "If the party described by Dr. Ford happened in the summer of 1982 on a weekend night my calendar shows all but definitively that I was not there", he said.

by | October 01, 2018 | 12:57

President Donald Trump , such as gender, workers' rights and climate change, said three sources in business and government who were not authorized to speak about the discussions. Canada also appears ready to accept assurances that steel and aluminium tariffs that Trump has imposed will be lifted, though it remains unclear whether the taxes would be replaced by quotas that limit metal imports.

by | September 30, 2018 | 20:31

Referring to the change of government following the July 25 general elections in the country, he said that Pakistan would not compromise on the interests of the nation, the sovereignty of the state, or the security of its people. She rejected the neighbouring nation's charge that India was shying away from talks and clarified it was impossible to speak to a nation where proclaimed terrorist Hafiz Saeed roams freely.

by | September 30, 2018 | 19:15

Trump went on to say that the USA will be taxing cars coming in from Canada because the United States is "very unhappy" with the current NAFTA negotiations. The US and Canada are basically out of time to iron out their differences in a trade agreement before the Sept 30 deadline to have a completed full text.

by | September 30, 2018 | 18:28

General Assembly. "Without any trust in the United States, there will be no confidence in our national security and under such circumstances, there is no way we will unilaterally disarm ourselves first". Trump said at the Saturday night rally in West Virginia: "He wrote me attractive letters and they're great letters". Trump said Kim sent him "beautiful letters" which brought his guard down during the lengthy peace process.

by | September 28, 2018 | 18:46

On September 22, Maddox took off running during a walk around the lake, a police spokeswoman said. The father of a 6-year-old boy who disappeared from a North Carolina park over the weekend said Wednesday that the search for his son has been "torture".

by | September 28, 2018 | 18:47

The Supreme Court bench that heard the case comprised of CJI Dipak Misra , Justices AM Khanwilkar, Rohinton Nariman, DY Chandrachud and Indu Malhotra . "Any relationship with the creator is a transcendental one, can not be circumscribed by biological factors", Justice Rohinton Nariman said. "What constitutes essential religious practice is for the religious community to decide, not for the court.

by | September 28, 2018 | 18:31

More than 100 constituency parties tabled motions calling for a second referendum, and thousands of People's Vote supporters marched through Liverpool to intensify pressure on Mr Corbyn. Barnier himself tweeted on Wednesday that he was "working for an orderly Brexit " - Brussels-speak for averting a collapse of talks that could see Britain, and European Union businesses and citizens, plunged into legal limbo on Brexit Day next 29 March.

by | September 28, 2018 | 17:46

He decried Senate Republicans for not pushing for a vote on his nominee's confirmation before the allegations emerged. Visit Fox News for the entire essay. ".@LindseyGrahamSC has more decency and courage than every Democrat member of the committee combined". During a break in the hearing, some of Kavanaugh's strongest supporters gave no indications of wavering.

by | September 28, 2018 | 15:44

Pompeo argues that the president's focus on defending American sovereignty has paid dividends for both the USA and the rest of the world. The United States will not tell you how to live or work or worship. Tensions between the USA and Iran have soared since Trump, an outspoken critic of Tehran, took office last January. Donald Trump is expected to level new charges against Iran when he chairs the UN Security Council session on the non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction.

by | September 28, 2018 | 12:26

When Feinstein asked if there is any chance she has mistakenly identified Kavanaugh, Ford said "absolutely not". It is expected to resume around 3 p.m. Kavanaugh vehemently denied the allegations to investigators on the call. Each of the men described "in some detail " their recollection of their encounter with Ms.

by | September 27, 2018 | 20:16

The allegation comes one day before Kavanaugh is set to testify at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing along with another accuser, Christine Blasey Ford , who says Kavanaugh held her down and tried to take her clothes off at a house party when they were in high school.

by | September 27, 2018 | 20:05

It is still quickly moving west at 18 miles per hour. The fickle storm is forecast to expire yet again after it crosses the islands and heads into the eastern Caribbean. Weakening is expected on Friday and this weekend after the storm enters the Caribbean. Hurricane center forecasters are giving it a 50 percent chance of development over the next 48 hours.

by | September 27, 2018 | 20:03

She said that Kavanaugh's declaration of "innocence" and lack of sexual inactivity in high school on Fox News is a lie. I am terrified. I am here because I believe it is my civic duty to tell you what happened to me while Brett Kavanaugh and I were in high school.

by | September 26, 2018 | 23:46

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders says Mr. Trump and Rosenstein had "an extended conversation" Monday "to discuss the recent news stories" at Rosenstein's request. Trump congressional allies who have been hammering Rosenstein over access to Justice Department documents, including McCabe's memos, said reports that he might resign or be fired highlight their need to see such documents.

by | September 26, 2018 | 22:00

Senators will hear both sides at Thursday's hearing , keenly aware of the impact it could have on voters, particularly women, against a backdrop of the #MeToo movement fighting sexual harassment and assault . Some Republicans, including Trump, have dismissed the allegations as part of a Democratic smear campaign created to derail Kavanaugh's confirmation. Trump instead chose Neil Gorsuch.

by | September 26, 2018 | 21:31

A Chinese official said China can not hold talks on ending the trade dispute while the USA "holds a knife" to Beijing's neck by imposing tariff hikes. Trump also said Wednesday he expects his administration will release its Israeli-Palestinian peace plan proposal in the next two to four months. Since Trump became president in January 2017 and said he was open to a one-state or two-state solution , Netanyahu has avoided explicitly backing the idea of Palestinian statehood.

by | September 26, 2018 | 20:46

Kavanaugh called Swetnick's allegations "ridiculous" in a statement released by the White House on Wednesday. Site highlights each day to your inbox. She then said that Kavanaugh pinned her to the bed and groped her over her clothes, and attempted to take them off. Ford alleges that when she tried to scream, Kavanaugh put his hand over her mouth.

by | September 26, 2018 | 20:15

Another said: "Almost unbelievably, it would seem that there is now a beluga whale in the Thames". Tanya Ferry, environment manager at the Port of London Authority, said it was unclear what the whale could eat. The Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society said it was "obviously very lost and quite possibly in trouble". The last reported sighting of a beluga in United Kingdom waters was in 2015, when two were spotted off the northeast coast of England and one in Northern Ireland.

by | September 26, 2018 | 17:56

As the hours ticked down to a historic hearing Thursday featuring Kavanaugh and one of his accusers, the Senate Judiciary Committee scheduled a confirmation vote for Friday, in case the panel is prepared to vote then. "They want us to send them all the information that we have for their consideration before they'll talk to us for whatever reasons", Clune said. "I have faith in God and I have faith in the fairness of the American people", he said.

by | September 25, 2018 | 10:37

While not much is known about the group, ASMLA, one of the main separatist Arab groups in Khuzestan, spokesperson Yaghub Hur Totsari said the Ahvaz National Resistance group is actually "an umbrella organisation of all armed movements" operating in Khuzestan for the cause of Arab independence from Iran.

by | September 25, 2018 | 09:25

Putin says "a chain of tragic circumstances" is to be blamed for a Russian military aircraft shot down by a Syrian missile. The Syrian missiles were defending against Israeli planes that were bombing Iranian targets in Syria. "Today, the situation has changed, for no fault of ours", Shoigu said in a televised statement Monday announcing the S-300 deliveries. "It could cause a reaction by Israel or the USA, including attempts to destroy the system before it's operational".

by | September 24, 2018 | 04:45

Senate Republicans had scheduled a hearing for Monday, but Ford's lawyers first demanded an FBI investigation - out of the question, as advice and consent for Supreme Court seats are the purview of the Senate, not the executive branch - and then suggested that Ford was too claustrophobic to fly due to the alleged assault .

by | September 24, 2018 | 02:52

Cruz said , noting Mr. O'Rourke opposes Mr. Kavanaugh's nomination. O'Rourke said African American men and women in his position were more likely be constrained by such an act in their past. "Hold on, more armed police in schools is not thoughts and prayers". As for Cruz, his campaign continues to worry about competing with O'Rourke financially and whether Republican voters will turn out in numbers to ensure his victory.