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Hurricane Florence and another flood could mean end to Seven Springs

Hurricane Florence and another flood could mean end to Seven Springs At Horry County's emergency operations center, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster said the storm had likely been the worst disaster in the state's history, but warned it wasn't over yet. He asked if everyone was OK, then said it was "going to be OK". He told Hurricane Harvey victims in Houston the same thing past year. President Trump said nearly 20,000 military personnel and federal workers... [Full Article...]

McCaskill to vote no on Kavanaugh, cites dark money concerns

McCaskill to vote no on Kavanaugh, cites dark money concerns Yes, say more than a dozen signers who have since spoken to The Associated Press or other media outlets. Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill announced on Wednesday night that she will vote "no" on Judge Brett Kavanaugh . 18) in a letter to the Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee , Chuck Grassley . But it is also, inescapably, about whether they credit another woman's account of... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump gets first-hand look at Hurricane Florence damage

Eight more people died in SC and an additional person died in a storm-related tornado in Virginia. More than 15,000 people remain in shelters and more than 200,000 customers are without power across North Carolina, six days after Florence made landfall as a Category 1 hurricane, according to state officials. [Full Article...]

Russian Federation to study Israeli data related to downed plane

Russian Federation to study Israeli data related to downed plane Israel confirmed that it had targeted a Syrian military facility where weapons manufacturing systems were "about to be transferred on behalf of Iran" to Lebanese Shia group Hezbollah. Israel will share all the relevant information with the Russian Government to review the incident and to confirm the facts in this inquiry. Syrian forces mistook the Russian Il-20 for Israeli aircraft, killing all ... [Full Article...]

Trump enthusiastic at North Korea missile pledge, others doubtful

Trump enthusiastic at North Korea missile pledge, others doubtful In addition to Pompeo's meeting with North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho, "we have invited North Korean representatives to meet our Special Representative for North Korea, Stephen Biegun, in Vienna, Austria at the earliest opportunity", the statement continued. [Full Article...]

Startled Camel Injures 6 Kids, 1 Adult At Pittsburgh Circus

Startled Camel Injures 6 Kids, 1 Adult At Pittsburgh Circus Witness Marlo Shipeck told CBS Pittsburgh, "They went insane and they just started running everywhere and [my daughter] was holding onto me and she was super scared and she was crying". Animal rights activists have objected to bringing the circus to town, saying they believe the animals are abused. Paul Leavy, a Shrine Circus organizer since 1993, has said in the past that the Shriners do no... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump rips into Jeff Sessions: 'I don't have an attorney general'

Donald Trump rips into Jeff Sessions: 'I don't have an attorney general' Trump , as president, could fire Sessions at any time, but for more than a year, he has chosen instead merely to insult his attorney general. The attorney general has said he won't bow to political pressure and that he recused himself citing Department of Justice regulations that he says are pertinent because he was involved in the Trump campaign. [Full Article...]

Ukrainian, British defense ministers call Russia's conclusions on MH17 another fake

Ukrainian, British defense ministers call Russia's conclusions on MH17 another fake The MH17, en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur , crashed in the conflict zone in eastern Ukraine on July 17, 2014. It was subsequently shipped to a military unit numbered 20152 in what is now Ukraine in December 29, 1986. "In may 2018 JIT specifically requested to receive information about the number of missile components", the report said. The Joint Investigation Team, set up by n... [Full Article...]

Sex claim against top court pick should be heard: Trump aide

Sex claim against top court pick should be heard: Trump aide Brian Fallon, a spokesman for Demand Justice, told ABC News that this is the first time since Justice Anthony Kennedy's retirement that trigger Kavanaugh's nomination, the group is targeting Colorado and Nevada in an effort to put pressure on Republican Senators Dean Heller and Cory Gardner, to halt the confirmation process. [Full Article...]

Trump Says He Wants To Hear From Kavanaugh's Accuser

Trump Says He Wants To Hear From Kavanaugh's Accuser Supreme Court" in a letter co-authored by Georgetown Prep classmates of Kavanaugh. In the Senate, the issue of when and if Ford might testify has ignited a furor, especially among Democratic women. The disturbing accusations threw a wrench into Kavanaugh's confirmation to replace Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court, which initially appeared to be a slam dunk for Republicans. [Full Article...]

Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak arrested over corruption

Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak arrested over corruption It was reported that he would be charged under Section 23 (1) of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) Act 2009 with abuse of power when he was in office. Najib's arrest on Wednesday, however, is seen as more significant as it relates to a central allegation in the long-running scandal - that huge sums from 1MDB went into his bank accounts before the 2013 election. [Full Article...]

Trump Orders Declassification of Carter Page FBI Documents

Trump Orders Declassification of Carter Page FBI Documents Ohr, a senior justice department official who specialises in investigating organised crime, has come under attack from Trump and Republicans because his wife has worked for Fusion GPS, a private intelligence firm that was involved in the production of a notorious "dossier" of allegations linking Trump to Russian Federation. [Full Article...]

Police respond to active shooter incident near Madison, WI

Police respond to active shooter incident near Madison, WI Still, Stubbs says she felt humiliated and degraded. We're all software people. She says it shouldn't be odd that a black woman is knocking on doors in 2018. "We knew at that point that something was going down". When NBC15 first arrived to the scene there were several employees gathered outside of the WTS Paradigm building located at 1850 Deming Way in Middleton. [Full Article...]

Trump says no Federal Bureau of Investigation probe needed on Supreme Court pick

Ford's lawyers say she has been subject to death threats as a result of her allegations against Kavanaugh. GOP senators responded by suggesting that Blasey Ford's one option was to appear next Monday at the hearing, where Kavanaugh would also testify, and that she was turning down their " good faith " offer to hear her out. [Full Article...]

US accuses Russia of 'cheating' on North Korea sanctions

US accuses Russia of 'cheating' on North Korea sanctions The showdown between the United States and Russian Federation comes as South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un kicked off their three-day summit in Pyongyang Tuesday, where the leaders will attempt to solve the current impasse in the North-U.S. [Full Article...]

Man, 45, threatened to shoot 11-year-old after losing Xbox game

Man, 45, threatened to shoot 11-year-old after losing Xbox game He allegedly told the youngster "I will come to your house tonight and f*** you up", ABC 7 reporter Stacey Sager tweeted. Michael Aliperti's mother became tearful as she defended her middle-aged son, who owns a local landscaping business. [Full Article...]

The Weather Channel uses Unreal Engine to illustrate Hurricane Florence's storm surge

The Weather Channel uses Unreal Engine to illustrate Hurricane Florence's storm surge Weather reporters covering Hurricane Florence no doubt dealt with hammering wind , driving rain, and charging storm surge. The short clip shows Mike apparently bracing the ferocious winds of Hurricane Florence as he struggles to stand. [Full Article...]

European Union to take punitive action against Hungary for flouting rule of law

European Union to take punitive action against Hungary for flouting rule of law For years, Orban had been able to deflect much of the global condemnation thrown his way. Orban has tried to discredit any criticism from the European Union by claiming that Hungary is being singled out by pro-migration forces due to its anti-immigration policies and he also criticized the current European Union leadership. [Full Article...]

Read the Letter From Christine Blasey Ford Requesting an FBI Investigation

Read the Letter From Christine Blasey Ford Requesting an FBI Investigation Should he order such a review, it would likely delay a confirmation vote until after the election. "I think he's an extraordinary man ". Dr. Christine Blasey Ford looks forward to working with you and the Committee. "It can be closed, whatever Ms. Ford wants", said Sen. Collins said that in a telephone conversation with Kavanaugh on Friday, he was "absolutely emphatic" that the assault didn... [Full Article...]

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

Unlike Thomas, who allegedly behaved offensively as an adult and fully sober, "you and I know high school kids". What is the case about? She alleges that a heavily drunk Kavanaugh had forcefully pinned her to bed and tried to remove her clothing. [Full Article...]


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