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Brett Kavanaugh Accuser Speaks To WaPo On Supreme Court Nominees Alleged Assault

Ford said . Kavanaugh pinned her down to a bed, griped her, and attempted to remove her clothing. Kavanaugh has denied the allegations . "I'm proud of my constituent for the courage she has displayed to come forward to tell her full story to the American people", Eshoo said in a statement . [Full Article...]

Palestinians riot along Gaza fence for second night

Palestinians riot along Gaza fence for second night Jason Greenblatt, a chief architect of the long-awaited peace initiative, told Reuters that the US negotiators had entered the "pre-launch phase" of the plan, despite a boycott by Palestinian leaders. Israel captured those territories in the 1967 Middle East war and annexed East Jerusalem in a move not recognized internationally. Palestinians want the city's eastern part as their future capital. [Full Article...]

Top Dem says Trump is 'terrified' of what Manafort could reveal

Top Dem says Trump is 'terrified' of what Manafort could reveal Ken Starr, the man who led the investigation that resulted in President Bill Clinton's impeachment, said he was was not surprised to see former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort cooperate with special counsel Robert Mueller . After Manafort was convicted in the August case, Trump said he had "such respect for a fearless man: because "he refused to "break" - make up stories in order to get ... [Full Article...]

Texas Board Votes To Cut Hillary Clinton, Helen Keller From History Courses

Texas Board Votes To Cut Hillary Clinton, Helen Keller From History Courses Up until now, third-grade social studies teachers have been required to educate Texas students about Helen Keller, the subject of the play and film The Miracle Worker who was left blind and deaf by illness in early childhood yet learned to communicate and became the first deaf-blind person to earn a bachelor of arts degree. [Full Article...]

Residents allowed to return to homes after gas explosions

Residents allowed to return to homes after gas explosions At least one person, a teen, was killed and several more were injured when more than 60 suspected gas fires broke out in the three towns north of Boston. They say their system is up to date, modern and created to ensure that when gas flows into a customer's home, it's flowing at the appropriate pressure. [Full Article...]

Russian agents tried to spy on Swiss chemicals lab

Russian agents tried to spy on Swiss chemicals lab That led to a joint investigation by Swiss , Dutch and British intelligence services, which concluded that the two Russians , working in The Hague, were spies for the Russian government and were preparing "illegal actions against a Swiss critical infrastructure", according to Isabelle Graber, a spokeswoman for the Swiss Federal Intelligence Service... [Full Article...]

FEMA Chief Under Probe for Using Official Cars

FEMA Chief Under Probe for Using Official Cars According to Politico , Long's use of vehicles has caused a rift between him and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, especially after a vehicle used on one trip was involved in an accident. The Washington Post says that Long's vehicles have special communication equipment, something an individual in Long's position is entitled to have so that he can keep up communication in the event o... [Full Article...]

Syria claims Israeli missiles target Damascus airport

Syria claims Israeli missiles target Damascus airport Syrian government anti-aircraft defense systems were activated, with a number of anti-aircraft missiles launched in response to the attack, according to SANA . Syria is holding its first municipal elections since 2011 amid tensions with the country's self-administered Kurdish region, which is refusing to allow polls to take place. [Full Article...]

Storm Helene to trigger MINI-HEATWAVE amid threatening gales — BBC Weather forecast

Storm Helene to trigger MINI-HEATWAVE amid threatening gales — BBC Weather forecast The tropical storm, which is now in the mid-Atlantic, is expected to track towards the United Kingdom over the next few days bringing a spell of windy weather on Monday and Tuesday. Tuesday is expected to remain windy although showers are expected on southern and western coasts. "Some hazy sunshine and we could see temperatures lifting into the mid-20s". [Full Article...]

KAVANAUGH SPEAKS: Trump's Court Pick BREAKS SILENCE on Feinstein's Letter

KAVANAUGH SPEAKS: Trump's Court Pick BREAKS SILENCE on Feinstein's Letter A spokeswoman for Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Calif., declined to confirm reports that the congresswoman had forwarded a letter containing the allegations to Feinstein. Feinstein has not shared details about the letter beyond her statement Thursday, and before this week, no other senators on the Judiciary Committee had been permitted to see it, according to reports. [Full Article...]

No evidence MA gas blasts were intentional, investigator says

No evidence MA gas blasts were intentional, investigator says Utility workers accessed 8,600 meters, turned them off and cleared each home of gas in Lawrence, Andover and North Andover as of 6:30 a.m. Sunday, the governor said. He died at a hospital, authorities said. Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera was also present. The integrity management system of the pipeline operator Columbia Gas . [Full Article...]

Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge sets new marathon world record in Berlin

Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge sets new marathon world record in Berlin It certainly will go down as one of greatest spectacles the sport of running has ever seen, and will likely be a record that will stand for many years to come in the marathon. Kipchoge came agonizingly close to sporting immortality by almost running the first sub two-hour marathon past year. Once he was alone on Sunday, Kipchoge ended up speeding up. [Full Article...]

Dallas Police Search Slain Man’s Apartment, Find Pot; Internet Fumes

Dallas Police Search Slain Man’s Apartment, Find Pot; Internet Fumes Police then gained a search warrant for the home and found 10.4 grams of marijuana , according to an affidavit. She accused authorities of defaming her son. Guyger was charged with manslaughter on Sunday and was released from jail on a $300,000 bond . Sammie Berry, an elder and pulpit minister at Jean's church, said the family can not rest until justice is served and Guyger is punished "to... [Full Article...]

Man dies from shark attack off Cape Cod

Man dies from shark attack off Cape Cod Witnesses say the man was boogie boarding with a friend when the shark aggressively attacked. Then the victim's friend dragged him to shore. Newcomb Hollow Beach in Wellfleet, MA. Visitors to Newcomb Hollow Beach are greeted by a sign warning them to "Be Shark Smart". Hurley said the Cape Cod District Attorney will handle an investigation in to the incident. [Full Article...]

Death toll rises to 7 as Florence pours on the rain

Death toll rises to 7 as Florence pours on the rain The city tweeted early September 14 that 150 people were awaiting rescue. Utility crews worked to restore electricity even as flood waters inundated whole communities. At least four people were killed. Paramedics trying to reach her were blocked by debris. In Kinston, a city southeast of Raleigh, two people died in the storm. [Full Article...]

Sheriff: Border Patrol agent suspected of killing 4 women

Sheriff: Border Patrol agent suspected of killing 4 women Another woman who is suspected to have been a fifth victim is said to have escaped from Ortiz and alerted authorities to him. A border agent was arrested early Saturday in South Texas by officials searching for a serial killer in the Laredo area. [Full Article...]

Adeosun: DSS cleared my NYSC exemption certificate - but I accept my fate

Adeosun: DSS cleared my NYSC exemption certificate - but I accept my fate It is not clear when she submitted her resignation letter. The dual Nigerian and British national did not initially comment on the claims, leading to criticism from her opponents. The presidency approved that the minister of state for budget and national planning, Zainab Ahmed, would oversee the Finance Ministry with immediate effect, it said on its official Twitter account. [Full Article...]

Trump disputes Puerto Rico storm death toll, draws outcry

Trump disputes Puerto Rico storm death toll, draws outcry In a latest fit of fury, Trump successfully enraged millions of Americans by claiming the nearly 3 ,000 deaths in Puerto Rico after the devastation caused by two back-to-back hurricanes were fake news. "I would never intentionally run a program incorrectly", he said . This week, President Trump said his administration did a good job in handling the response to Hurricane Maria . [Full Article...]

Landslide at Greek beach on Zakynthos caught on camera

Landslide at Greek beach on Zakynthos caught on camera A government statement said a 34-year-old Czech woman had been hospitalised with a fractured vertebra, while her husband and two children sustained light injuries. The other three people injured were treated and released. "So far, we haven't found any trapped people but we will continue searching", a fire brigade official said. [Full Article...]

United States imposes sanctions on Russian, Chinese tech firms over N Korea

United States imposes sanctions on Russian, Chinese tech firms over N Korea The Trump administration blacklisted two North Korean-controlled information technology companies based in China and Russian Federation on Thursday as it pushed for progress by Kim Jong Un's government on denuclearization. Haley and other diplomats claim that Russian Federation pressured the independent monitors to amend the report. Russian Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia said in late August that he... [Full Article...]


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