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Sep 18 2018

Brett Kavanaugh: 'This is a completely false allegation'

Ford sent a letter to her Congressional representative, Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-CA), and contacted a tip line at The Washington Post this summer. Some committee Republic...

Sep 18 2018

Putin and Erdogan to hold talks on Syria's rebel-held Idlib

The Russian president said the 15-20km (9.3-12.4 miles) wide safe zone will be created in the northwest Syrian province by 15 October. The email address you have provid...

Sep 17 2018

Woman's escape leads to arrest of 'serial killer' Border Patrol agent

He said investigators have "very strong evidence" that he is responsible for the deaths of the four women. He noted that all four of the murder victims worked as prostitu...

Sep 17 2018

Kipchoge smashes Marathon World Record

The hope was that a conservative start would pay off, if Kipchoge blew up from the aggressive pace. While he certainly benefitted greatly then from a highly controlled en...

Sep 17 2018

Trump on Hurricane Maria

In a series of tweets last week, Trump questioned the death toll and claimed it was a Democratic ploy to " make me look as bad as possible ". He said many com...

Sep 15 2018

First Hurricane Florence deaths: mother, baby killed by tree

There are about 150 people waiting to be rescued. North Carolina corrections officials said more than 3,000 people were relocated from adult prisons and juvenile center...

Sep 15 2018

Florence makes landfall in US

The hurricane center said the large amount of rainfall "will produce catastrophic flash flooding and prolonged significant river flooding". About 600,000 homes and busi...

Sep 15 2018

Trump ex-campaign head Manafort to cooperate in Russian Federation probe

The investigation has exposed the inner workings of the Russian influence campaign against American elections , a detailed and elaborate scheme by Manafort and Gates t...

Sep 15 2018

South Africa’s murder rate up nearly 7 percent, police say

I can say the South African Police Service dropped the ball, his situation must be arrested and reversed with lightning speed. Philippi East in the Western Cape had 205 m...

Sep 14 2018

Six killed, including gunman, in series of shootings in Bakersfield

Investigators said they will also look at body camera footage from the deputy who confronted the shooter. He then killed another man nearby the company and two people l...

Sep 14 2018

Changing LoC against Vijay Mallya was an error of judgement, says CBI

Jaitley has denied the claim . Before leaving I met the finance minister and offered to settle (the issue with the banks), Mallya said, without naming the minister. "Pap...

Sep 14 2018

Trump falsely says Democrats inflated Puerto Rico death toll

He added, "This was a devastating storm that hit an isolated island, and that's really no one's fault". He wrote , "This was done by the Democrats in order to make...

Sep 13 2018

Evacuations start as Typhoon Mangkhut bears down on Philippines

According to the Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System , up to 43.3 million people may be affected by Mangkhut. More than three million people live in northern...

Sep 13 2018

How Brett Kavanaugh will collide with a changing America

It's a sad commentary that in retrospect, now-Justice Elena Kagan's confirmation in 2010 seems like something from a different era, when senators on both sides of the ais...

Sep 12 2018

Following election, Sweden joins Europe's move to right over migration backlash

Ever since, however, the tide has turned again, and Europe's drift to the right, coupled with the ongoing demise of center-left parties, has continued. Many Swedes began ...

Sep 12 2018

As Idlib offensive looms, Syrians flee to border villages

Turkey , which has recently sent reinforcements to its borders to prevent the influx of more refugees, now hosts more than three million Syrians . Turkey has renewed...

Sep 12 2018

Video Of Nawaz Sharif's Final Goodbye To Begum Kulsoom Goes Viral

Earlier this year, the senior politician had accused the PML-N leadership of politicising Kulsoom Nawaz's illness, saying the hospital where she received treatment was ow...

Sep 12 2018

Former President Barack Obama to preview midterm campaign message in Illinois speech

Even as he has largely remained out of the spotlight, Obama made clear he's paid close attention to the steady stream of headlines chronicling the Trump administratio...

Sep 10 2018

Florence, now a hurricane, has southeast US in its aim

Southeast late this week, triggering warnings to people up and down the coast to get their emergency kits ready, map out escape routes and fill sandbags. The states of ...

Sep 10 2018

Everything That Happened This Week In The Trump-Russia Story

Russian Federation has denied US allegations that it interfered in the campaign and President Trump denies campaign collusion. Papadopoulos pleaded guilty in October...