• Dem Ex-Boyfriend Doesn't Believe Third Kavanaugh Accuser, Swetnick
Dem Ex-Boyfriend Doesn't Believe Third Kavanaugh Accuser, Swetnick

Both Ms. Swetnick and her lawyer Michael Avenatti , who also presents porn star Stormy Daniels , have dismissed the reports and said the lawsuits were a farce . "This was absolutely fabricated to assist the GOP to ram through this nomination", he said, calling for reporters to "dig good and hard" into Ketterer's background.

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  • Melania Trump opens Africa tour with wave and baby in arms
Melania Trump opens Africa tour with wave and baby in arms

Meanwhile, First Lady Getrude Mutharika returns home Wednesday in time to welcome the US Firs Lady. She spent about 10 minutes inside the dark, cramped dungeon where male slaves were housed. Mrs Trump waves next to Ghana's First Lady Rebecca Akufo-Addo during a visit to the Greater Accra Regional Hospital in Accra, Ghana, on October 2, 2018.

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  • Russia, India to sign S-400 missile deal this week
Russia, India to sign S-400 missile deal this week

According to sources, there's another deal in motion as well where India might purchase four frigates from Russian Federation during Putin's upcoming visit. The S-400 is an upgraded version of the S-300 systems. The law is created to punish Putin for the 2014 annexation of Crimea from Ukraine, involvement in the Syrian civil war and meddl...

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  • Iran says Saudi Arabia, Russia violated OPEC deal on output cuts
Iran says Saudi Arabia, Russia violated OPEC deal on output cuts

Mr. Trump and King Salman last shared a reported telephone call on Saturday, in which they discussed "efforts to maintain supplies to ensure the stability of the oil market and ensure the growth of the global economy", according to the state-run Saudi Press Agency.

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  • Trump calls Kavanaugh allegations 'scary time' for men
Trump calls Kavanaugh allegations 'scary time' for men

Following Ford's testimony , Kavanaugh offered an irate rebuttal , which the White House called " spectacular ". "Hm, I guess the president is really feeling the pressure tonight because what he says about Professor Ford is just not true, okay?" They launched into occasional chants of "We want Chris".

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  • South China Sea: Chinese ship forces United States destroyer off course
South China Sea: Chinese ship forces United States destroyer off course

A Chinese destroyer came aggressively close to a US Navy ship in the South China Sea, forcing it to manoeuvre to prevent a collision. China has taken a series of retaliatory measures, including scrapping a USA warship's planned port visit to Hong Kong and canceling a meeting between the head of the Chinese navy and his American counterpart.

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  • Two envelopes containing ricin are intercepted at the Pentagon
Two envelopes containing ricin are intercepted at the Pentagon

It is commonly used in terror plots and is found in castor beans. When asked about the letters sent to the Pentagon, a Secret Service spokesman told CNN that "the Secret Service can confirm receipt of a suspicious envelope addressed to the President on October 1, 2018".

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  • Trump Administration Halts Visas for Unmarried Same-Sex Partners of Diplomats
Trump Administration Halts Visas for Unmarried Same-Sex Partners of Diplomats

The State Department will now "only be able to accept the accreditation and registration of spouses of newly arrived officials, both same-sex and opposite-sex, as members of the family of United Nations officials as of October 1, 2018", the memo states.

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  • Yale classmate accuses Kavanaugh of ‘blatant mischaracterization’ of his drinking at college
Yale classmate accuses Kavanaugh of ‘blatant mischaracterization’ of his drinking at college

Smyth, identified by Ford as being at the gathering of teenagers where the alleged assault occurred, was interviewed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and again denied knowledge of the gathering or of improper conduct by his friend Kavanaugh, Smyth's lawyers said.RAMIREZ, SWETNICKKavanaugh's second accuser, Deborah Ramirez , has also been...

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  • UB40 Want Nothing to Do With Brett Kavanaugh
UB40 Want Nothing to Do With Brett Kavanaugh

Sure, it was a paraphrased statement rather than a direct quote from Ludington himself, but still, interesting that it made it to the airwaves. According to his Yale classmate and former drinking buddy Chad Ludington , that fight started after Kavanaugh and friends mistook a man in the bar for Ali Campbell, the frontman of the British reggae gro...

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  • Court Rules US Congress Members Can Sue Trump for Emoluments Clause Violations
Court Rules US Congress Members Can Sue Trump for Emoluments Clause Violations

Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.), asked the court to force Trump to stop accepting payments they consider improper - or to force him to seek Congress's consent first. The Trump Organization did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Trump's business, which he still owns, has hosted foreign embassy events and...

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  • What exactly will FBI probe in Kavanaugh investigation? Feinstein seeks details
What exactly will FBI probe in Kavanaugh investigation? Feinstein seeks details

The panel voted Friday, along party lines, to send the nomination to the full Senate, and Flake then offered his proposal for the FBI investigation. That's according to Eric Bruce, the attorney for Patrick "P.J". Until Thursday, though, the rest of the world could discuss how Republicans want to appoint conservative judges and Democrats want to a...

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  • Teen attacked by shark in Southern California
Teen attacked by shark in Southern California

The rescuers applied pressure to the boy's wounds while beachgoers called paramedics. Authorities have closed the area between Pompano Beach and Swami's Beach for at least 48 hours. Witnesses estimated the shark was about 3.3 metres long, but Giles says the species hasn't been determined. Witnesses were unsure exactly what kind of shark attacke...

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  • Devil's Triangle Wikipedia page changes definition during Kavanaugh hearing
Devil's Triangle Wikipedia page changes definition during Kavanaugh hearing

Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., pitched the delay and new investigation to his compatriots, apparently setting that as his condition for ultimately supporting Kavanaugh on the Senate floor. She wrote , "Had [Kavanaugh] simply told the Judiciary Committee that he partied in high school/college, sometimes to excess - but still denied the assault - these co...

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  • Cotton Calls For Probe Of Feinstein, Saying She 'Betrayed' Blasey Ford
Cotton Calls For Probe Of Feinstein, Saying She 'Betrayed' Blasey Ford

Addressing panel Democrats again, he said: "Boy, ya'll want power. I hope you never get it", Mr. He added, "I hope the American people can see through this sham". Kavanaugh has denied Ford's allegations and those brought by at least two other women , reported CNN . For there's no question Graham saved the day at yesterday's hearing into t...

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  • White House Limits FBI Investigation Into Brett Kavanaugh Allegations
White House Limits FBI Investigation Into Brett Kavanaugh Allegations

Supreme Court by President Donald J. Trump. "She has agreed to cooperate with their investigation", Ramirez attorney John Clune said in a statement . "The Committee is grateful to citizens who come forward with relevant information in good faith, even if they are not one hundred percent sure about what they know", Grassley wrote .

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  • ‘We fell in love:’ Trump swoons over letters from North Korea’s Kim
‘We fell in love:’ Trump swoons over letters from North Korea’s Kim

Their first meeting in Singapore in June this year was hailed as a big step toward denuclearisation of North Korea by Trump . United States President Donald Trump on Saturday said his relationship with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un had improved because "we fell in love", Reuters reported.

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  • Mexico trade deal text to exclude Canada, irritating U.S. lawmakers
Mexico trade deal text to exclude Canada, irritating U.S. lawmakers

President Donald Trump and outgoing Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto to sign the pact before Lopez Obrador takes office on December 1. If Canada does not sign a new deal, Trump has threatened to impose steep tariffs on all automotive imports.

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  • Flotilla of small boats rescues passengers from crashed plane in Micronesia
Flotilla of small boats rescues passengers from crashed plane in Micronesia

The airline said it was working with local authorities, hospitals and investigators to try to find the man. The airline also said six passengers were hospitalised in Micronesia, while other passengers and crew members were being moved to Port Moresby in Papua new Guinea.

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  • New ANONYMOUS sexual assault complaint against Brett Kavanaugh emerges
New ANONYMOUS sexual assault complaint against Brett Kavanaugh emerges

Since Ford came forward, two more women have accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault. Protesters gather in front of the Supreme Court building holding signs with the image of Judge Brett Kavanaugh that read "Kava Nope" and "We Believe Christine Blasey Ford " on Capitol Hill in Washington , on September 24, 2018.

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  • Second major quake prompts tsunami warning off Indonesia
Second major quake prompts tsunami warning off Indonesia

Indonesian authorities are working frantically to restore electricity and communications. A search and rescue operation is now underway in Indonesia after a powerful natural disaster and tsunami hit the island of Sulawesi. An earlier quake of 6.1 magnitude in central Sulawesi also killed several people, injured ten and damaged dozens of homes...

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  • Trump wavers on Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh
Trump wavers on Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh

The woman, Julie Swetnick , detailed her allegations in a statement to the Judiciary Committee a day before the Republican-led panel is set to hold a high-stakes hearing in which Kavanaugh and another woman who has accused him of a sexual assault in 1982 will testify.

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  • Kavanaugh nomination advances amid call for Federal Bureau of Investigation probe, Senate vote delay
Kavanaugh nomination advances amid call for Federal Bureau of Investigation probe, Senate vote delay

Actress/Comedian Natasha Rothwell, taking aim at US Senator Jeff Flake of Arizona, who prompted the delay in Kavanaugh's confirmation vote so the FBI further investigate the allegations, tweeted Friday: "I refuse to applaud someone for stopping just short of doing the right thing".

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  • With Kavanaugh nomination, Trump faces #MeToo
With Kavanaugh nomination, Trump faces #MeToo

Trump on Wednesday stood by his decision not to call on the FBI to reopen its background investigation of Kavanaugh. "The president has no basis for dismissing the allegations against Brett Kavanaugh because he refuses to have the FBI investigate them".

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  • Philippine lawmaker fiercely critical of president arrested
Philippine lawmaker fiercely critical of president arrested

Gen. Thea Joan Andrade of the Armed Forces of the Philippines-Discipline, Law and Order Division to prove that the senator failed to apply for an amnesty. Trillanes has strongly denied the president's claims and has provided news reports and defense department documents to counter Duterte's claims. Trillanes has also accused the president of larg...

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  • Avenatti makes new misconduct claims against Kavanaugh public
Avenatti makes new misconduct claims against Kavanaugh public

Two other women have also come forward. Kavanaugh defended himself this week in a TV interview. "They were all shocked when Brett Kavanaugh shoved her friend up against the wall very aggressively and sexually". If Senate Republicans confirm Kavanaugh, the left will forever claim that the GOP ignored "credible claims" from women and put a ra...

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  • Christine Blasey Ford, psychologist
Christine Blasey Ford, psychologist

On Thursday, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh will appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee to testify on a sexual assault allegation by Christine Blasey Ford , who is also testifying. "I was not ideal in those days, just as I am not flawless today", Kavanaugh will state. Mr Kavanaugh has steadfastly denied all the allegations ...

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  • India's Supreme Court rules adultery not a crime any more
India's Supreme Court rules adultery not a crime any more

Under the adultery law, only the husband of the woman had the right to file case against the man with whom she commits adultery, but this law won't prevail now. "You exact fidelity from a woman but not from a man?" One is working in the sphere of the criminal law and the SC has said that adultery is not an offence.

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  • Senate panel receives new Kavanaugh allegations
Senate panel receives new Kavanaugh allegations

Ramirez told her story in a piece published in the New Yorker over the weekend. Bromwich also said it was hard to conclude that the upcoming hearing will be "fair and credible", which is what the Committee has sought, given that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., is calling the accusations against Kavanaugh part of a Democratic Part...

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  • 'I wouldn't recommend': Second Kavanaugh accuser Deborah Ramirez might not testify
'I wouldn't recommend': Second Kavanaugh accuser Deborah Ramirez might not testify

The woman told The New Yorker that she was inebriated at the time of the alleged sexual misconduct but said she was confident in her recollection and hoped the FBI would investigate the claims. Gerken also acknowledged an open letter to Senate Judiciary Committee that's now been signed by some 50 members of the YLS faculty. Many said they c...

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  • New accuser says she witnessed sexual abuses by Kavanaugh
New accuser says she witnessed sexual abuses by Kavanaugh

The woman, Julie Swetnick , said that she was the victim of one of these gang rapes in approximately 1982. She said at some parties boys lined up by a bedroom to assault incapacitated girls. Kavanaugh and Ford are scheduled to testify before the Judiciary Committee on Thursday. Avenatti said he had a contingency plan if Sen. Senator Lind...

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  • Judge weighs Cosby's sentence after declaring him 'predator'
Judge weighs Cosby's sentence after declaring him 'predator'

Cosby became the first celebrity of the #MeToo era to be convicted. Get daily emails with stories that will make you feel something. Thank you for signing up for the Brightside Blend Newsletter. Her mother, Gianna Constand, said she "lost the ability to trust anybody" as a result of the assault and her father, Andy Constand, said the attack a...

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  • Russian Federation to boost Syrian air defence with S-300 system
Russian Federation to boost Syrian air defence with S-300 system

He reiterated that Israel won't be deterred from continuing to "defend its security and its interests" and will keep attacking Iranian-affiliated targets in Syria . Russian Federation ordered its plane back to base. The two militaries cooperate through an emergency hotline to prevent incidents. Russia plans to immediately arm the Sy...

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  • STORM ALERT | Severe weather risk now lower for St. Louis Tuesday
STORM ALERT | Severe weather risk now lower for St. Louis Tuesday

Another day with scattered rain chances, a little more than Sunday . Hazardous weather is expected near shore and in open waters from Maumee Bay to the Lake Erie Islands. This action will be coming at us from southwest to northeast and is ahead of a strong cold front. Quite pleasant. Highs in the upper 60s to near 70. These "pockets" could dev...

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  • Major powers, Iran meet to salvage nuclear deal without U.S.
Major powers, Iran meet to salvage nuclear deal without U.S.

US President Donald Trump made a decision to withdraw from the pact in May and restore economic sanctions on Iran , including those created to force major oil customers to stop buying Iranian crude. The US administration reintroduced the previous sanctions while imposing new ones on the Islamic Republic. The crux of the deal, negotiated over n...

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