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Vehicles catch fire in parking garage; firefighters injured

Vehicles catch fire in parking garage; firefighters injured It's not clear how the fire started. Firefighters are battling to contain the "seventh-alarm" blaze that has already seen the entire Kings Plaza Shopping Center evacuated. The fire commissioner said officials were at the scene checking for damage to the structure. Fire officials said that they were likely tires exploding on the cars that burned. [Full Article...]

Kellyanne Conway: Kavanaugh accuser should not be 'insulted' or 'ignored'

Kellyanne Conway: Kavanaugh accuser should not be 'insulted' or 'ignored' She did not announce what the accusations against him are or who is making them. Dianne Feinstein, D-California. According to Ford, during a party in the early 1980s, Kavanaugh pinned her to a bed, groped her over her clothes and attempted to undress her. [Full Article...]

FEMA to test 'Presidential Alert' system

FEMA to test 'Presidential Alert' system Do you have a plan? Print out a list of your family and friends' phone numbers, you'll be able to get in touch when your cell phone's battery is depleted. cellphone users will not be able to opt out. The country's wireless emergency alert system was started in 2012 and has issued over 36,000 alerts for situations such as missing children, extreme weather and natural disasters, but never a pre... [Full Article...]

North Carolina governor: We saw ‘significant damage’ in eastern part of state

North Carolina governor: We saw ‘significant damage’ in eastern part of state Now, workers are racing against rising flood waters to shore up the city's main levee system before the river crests. In total, the emergency-management agencies said almost 700,000 customers were lacking power in North Carolina and more than 60,000 outages were reported in SC. [Full Article...]

Mother Of MS-13 Victim Killed At Daughter’s Memorial Site

Mother Of MS-13 Victim Killed At Daughter’s Memorial Site Evelyn Rodriguez, 50, was preparing for a vigil when she was struck in Brentwood, N.Y., around 4 p.m. -- two years to the day the body of her 16-year-old daughter Kayla Cuevas was found in a wooded area of New York City's Long Island suburbs, which have been known for MS-13 violence. [Full Article...]

Russian Federation and Turkey to create Syria buffer

Russian Federation and Turkey to create Syria buffer Russia-backed forces of the Syrian regime have massed around Idlib province in recent weeks, sparking fears of an imminent air and ground attack to retake the last major opposition bastion. Earlier, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said that Turkey stands for the political solution of the Syrian conflict and in particular, the crisis in Idlib. [Full Article...]

Barack Obama's return: good or bad for Democrats?

Barack Obama's return: good or bad for Democrats? Republicans say they welcome Obama's return and say he could energize Republican voters. Cordray, the gubernatorial candidate, would offer " more of the same outdated Obama-era policies", she said. "Richard Cordray, Obama's former regulator-in-chief, would just be more of the same of the outdated Obama-era policies that hurt OH families". Obama selected Cordray as the first director of the CFPB... [Full Article...]

US Will No Longer Fund Peace-Building Programs For Palestinians

US Will No Longer Fund Peace-Building Programs For Palestinians This week, the administration also announced the closure of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO)'s Washington office, which had also served as a Palestinian embassy. "They are telling us 'peace based on the truth, '" Erekat said. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Friday said that the state he represents remains committed to peace and a negotiated settlement with Israel so long as t... [Full Article...]

'Relentless rains' continue as Florence almost stalls over Carolinas

'Relentless rains' continue as Florence almost stalls over Carolinas He said there has been about two to four inches of rain thus far with the slow-moving storm and another 12 to 16 inches is expected in the next couple of days. She was eventually rescued by a boat crew; 140 more awaited assistance. In New Bern, along the coast, aerial photos show homes completely surrounded by water, with rescuers using inflatable boats to reach people. [Full Article...]

Accuser's story of attack roils plan for Kavanaugh vote

In the Washington Post interview, the victim said that when she tried to scream, Kavanaugh put his hand over her mouth. "I thought he might inadvertently kill me", she said. She said Mr Kavanaugh and a friend had allegedly "corralled" her into a bedroom at a gathering. Christine Blasey Ford , a research psychologist and professor at Palo Alto University, had alleged in a letter sent to ... [Full Article...]

Accuser of U.S. high-court nominee Kavanaugh goes public

Accuser of U.S. high-court nominee Kavanaugh goes public That timetable would have Kavanaugh sitting on the Supreme Court - if he is confirmed - before Election Day on 6 November, when one-third of the 100 Senate seats are up for grabs. Eshoo , which was then forwarded to Senator Dianne Feinstein . Kavanaugh covered her mouth with his hand when she tried to yell, Ford alleged, and she was able to break free when Judge jumped on top of them, "topp... [Full Article...]

May cautions: support my Brexit deal or face no deal

May cautions: support my Brexit deal or face no deal In an interview to be broadcast tonight, the prime minister says that she is "irritated" by constant speculation about her leadership... You don't solve the issue of no hard border by having a hard border 20km inside Northern Ireland, or 20km inside Ireland. [Full Article...]

Police rule out Novichok link to Salisbury diners becoming ill

Police rule out Novichok link to Salisbury diners becoming ill Pictures from local press showed a hazardous material suit in the area, while a police officer was seen in protective clothing with their face covered. Police have said a nerve toxin had been left on the front door of the Skripals home. Russian Federation has denied any involvement in the poisoning. [Full Article...]

Woman comes forward to accuse Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct

She said she believes it occurred in the summer of 1982, when she was 15, around the end of her sophomore year at the all-girls Holton-Arms School in Bethesda. Hill had received assurances from a Democratic Senate Judiciary Committee staffer that, in all likelihood, Clarence Thomas would quietly withdraw his name from consideration, to spare himself and his family embarrassment. [Full Article...]

Photos Of Typhoon Mangkhut Show Damage It's Wreaking On Philippines, China

Photos Of Typhoon Mangkhut Show Damage It's Wreaking On Philippines, China Aerial shot of flooded rice and corn fields due to heavy rains brought about by Typhoon Mangkhut near Alcala, Cagayan province, on September 16, 2018. In the mainland city of Shenzhen, the Meishawan Hotel was flooded as storm surge broke through the hotel's glass doors. Typhoon Mangkhut whipped up storm surges as high as three metres in Hong Kong last night and forced the nearby gambling hub o... [Full Article...]

Timeline of storm shows North Carolina set for DIRECT HIT

Timeline of storm shows North Carolina set for DIRECT HIT Most wind damage will occur Friday and early Saturday as the storm slowly passes through southern North Carolina into SC. Allison James, who lives at Huntersville, Mecklenburg County in North Carolina, says based on reports this area would not be directly affected. [Full Article...]

Christine Blasey Ford, Brett Kavanaugh accuser, details sexual assault allegation

Christine Blasey Ford, Brett Kavanaugh accuser, details sexual assault allegation In a lengthy interview-article with the Post , Christine Blasey Ford described the 1980s incident, which she says took place at a home in suburban Montgomery County, Maryland. Ford is now 51 and works as a clinical psychology professor at Palo Alto University in California . 'Why suffer through the annihilation if it's not going to matter?' she told the paper. [Full Article...]

Two Dead, Others Critical After Suspected Overdoses At Sydney's Defqon1

Two Dead, Others Critical After Suspected Overdoses At Sydney's Defqon1 Two deaths at Sydney's Defqon.1 festival on Saturday have reignited calls for the introduction of pill testing, with advocates and health professionals condemning the NSW Government for a response which is "pushing drug use into the shadows". [Full Article...]

South Korea launches its first missile-capable submarine - NWI - Naval Warfare

South Korea launches its first missile-capable submarine - NWI - Naval Warfare The third inter-Korean summit has been planned as denuclearization discussion between the United States and North Korea have faltered. The UNC controls the southern part of the heavily fortified Demilitarized Zone, a 2.5-mile wide buffer zone that has divided the peninsula since the 1950-53 Korean War ended in an armistice instead of a peace treaty . [Full Article...]

Teri sexual harassment case: Court orders framing of charges against RK Pachauri

Teri sexual harassment case: Court orders framing of charges against RK Pachauri In her order, metropolitan magistrate Charu Gupta ordered framing of charges against Pachauri under Sections 354 (outraging modesty), 354A (making physical contact, unwelcome and sexually coloured remarks) and Section 509 (teasing and using vulgar gesture and actions) of the Indian Penal Code . [Full Article...]


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