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Brett Kavanaugh Accuser Comes Forward

Ford, who is a registered Democrat herself, told the Post that one summer in the early 1980s Kavanaugh and a friend, both of whom were "stumbling drunk", corn...


Now a tropical storm, Florence spreads watery mayhem across Carolina

The child's father was taken to a hospital. At least four people have died, and authorities fear the toll will go higher. A 78-year-old man was electrocuted a...


Met Office issues Hurricane Helene 'risk to life' warning

That storm was moving through the eastern Caribbean Sea, bringing bands of rain over the Lesser Antilles, according to the National Hurricane Center (NHC ). Hu...


NH firefighters help battle Mass. fires; evacuations announced in three towns

Liberty Utilities spokesperson John Shore said the company has on-call technicians standing ready to help Columbia Gas. At least 39 homes were damaged, incl...


Police say Novichok was in fake perfume bottle

Britain will brief the UN Security Council on Thursday on the arrest warrants it has issued for two Russian spies charged with carrying out a nerve agent at...


California wildfire closes major highway, burns out of control

In northern Shasta County, above Shasta Lake, the Hirz Fire has burned through 46,150 acres and reached 75 percent containment as of Saturday morning, accor...


Obama On New York Times Op-Ed: 'This Is Not Normal'

Donald Trump said it was necessary to identify the "anonymous" United States official for national security reasons, reported Washington Post . He added tha...


N Korea stages huge military parade; holds back on advanced missiles

While it remains to be seen what kind of weaponry will be rolled out Sunday, North Korea is clearly trying to switch its emphasis away from just military powe...


Finance Consultant from Andhra Pradesh killed in Cincinnati shooting

Two police officers rushed to help Austin, 37, and carried her to safety Thursday. City Councilman P.G. Sittenfeld was the first city official to reveal that ...


United States official says Donald Trump staff working against 'amoral' president

Trump had threatened to sue the Times when he was running for president in October 2016 because of its story about allegations of sexual assault against wome...


Trump thanks North Korea's Kim, says 'we will get it done together'

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un still has faith in US President Donald Trump's commitment to ending their nations' hostile relations, but he's frustrated by...


Pressley's upset another win for fresh Democratic voices

Although Pressley and her opponent shared a number of progressive values, her demand for the abolition of ICE, and her instance that she would bring a " bold ac...


Malaysian women caned for attempting to have lesbian sex

The BBC reports that the women, aged 22 and 32, were each caned six times in the Sharia High Court in the state of Terengganu. That two women were caned while...


Lobbyist Linked to Manafort Pleads Guilty on Foreign Agent Charge

As The Hill noted, Manafort was convicted on eight counts of bank and tax fraud earlier this month and is now facing charges for failing to register as a fore...


USA to Cut All Funding to UN Palestinian Aid Agency

UNRWA has faced a cash crisis since the United States, long its biggest donor, slashed funding earlier this year, saying the agency needed to make unspecified r...


Top White House lawyer to leave as Russian Federation probe heats up

Add Donald Trump as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Donald Trump news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Trump's announcement came more th...


Vietnam remembers, mourns former POW John McCain

John McCain in a statement on Monday after responding only with silence to questions about the Vietnam War veteran. I feel compassion for him and his family as...


Myanmar military leaders should face ‘genocide’ charges

They blamed the country's de facto civilian leader, Nobel Peace Prize victor Aung San Suu Kyi, for failing to use her "moral authority" to protect civilians. "T...


GOP fundraiser tied to land where Iowa murder suspect lived

The least share of responsibility would accrue to our immigration policies if an alien managed to infiltrate the country undetected and then had no interactions...


AUTOPSY REVEALED: Mollie Tibbetts Murdered by 'Sharp Force Injuries' Say Examiners

He and Tibbetts have no known connections other than that Rivera allegedly told investigators that he saw her running previously. That doesn't surprise folks ...


Trump congratulates new Australian leader: ‘No greater’ friend than Australia

During a three-way vote, whoever comes last in the first round will be eliminated with a second round taking place to decide who becomes leader. Incumbent Pri...


Trump adviser Bolton says Russia 'stuck' in Syria, Iran must leave

His remarks came after US National Security Adviser John Bolton said earlier that Russian Federation was "stuck" in Syria and looking for others to fund pos...


Giuliani to WashPost: Trump Asked About Pardoning Manafort, Decided to Hold Off

Rudy Giuliani said he advised President Donald Trump against considering granting Paul Manafort a pardon until at least after special counsel Robert Mue...


Air quality reaches hazardous levels in Spokane

Low visibility caused by the smoke led to the delay and cancellation of some flights in the province on Sunday and Monday. For comparison, Beijing and Mumbai ...


Robert Mueller Recommends Prison Sentence for Papadopoulos

Now, his wife, Simona Mangiante, is pulling out all the stops to scrap the plea deal just three weeks before her husband is scheduled to be sentenced . But int...


'Number of pedestrians' injured by auto outside United Kingdom parliament

The privately-owned silver Ford Fiesta, registration FL10 CWZ, used in the attack was driven from Birmingham to London late on Monday and spent nearly five ...


USA ambassador urges United Kingdom to back Trump on Iran nuke deal

Britain remained open to talks with the United States on how to address concerns about Iran. "When we were inking the nuclear deal, we stopped production of 2...


State of Emergency Declared in Advance of Charlottesville Anniversary

During the protests, a vehicle drove into the crowd of people, as a result of which a woman was killed. A statement released by Governor Ralph Northam said...


VP Pence Unveils Plans For New Military Branch In Outer Space

Their remarks were timed to coincide with the release of a Pentagon report outlining the steps needed to create a Space Force , something it does not have th...


Ocasio-Cortez: Medicare-for-all not a dream

Joe Crowley, insurgent candidates in Michigan, Missouri and Kansas notched their share of victories, but there were no major surprises -- almost all the expecte...


South Korea: North Korean coal entered its ports illegally

In an interview with Fox News , John Bolton , the U.S. national security adviser, accused Pyongyang of failing to live up to the deal signed between President...


Pence lays out plans for Trump's Space Force program at Pentagon

In his speech, Pence highlighted aggressive maneuvers in space by countries such as Russian Federation and China . "Creating a separate service will just add...


Saudi-Canada conflict: Riyadh sells assets, orders patients out

Saudi Arabia is selling Canadian assets in an escalating row after Ottawa criticized the arrest of a female activist, the Financial Times reported on Wednesda...


A look at California's largest wildfires, by the numbers

The U.S. Forest Service reported that the fire crossed a highway Sunday evening, forcing crews to retreat from the fire's edge. The two fires, the River and...


Karunanidhi's Death: Chennai Schools And Colleges Shut, Movie Shows Cancelled

The death of " Kalaignar " M Karunanidhi would remain a "black day" in his life, actor-politician Rajinikanth said today. The movie did not just have an enor...