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Sep 21 2018

5 people, including 3 infants, stabbed at NYC daycare

Police say the 52-year-old woman had slashed her left wrist and is in custody at a hospital. She was in stable condition, police said. But Antonetti said the attack a...

Sep 21 2018

Lawyer: Ford can testify next week if terms fair

Ford's lawyer Debra Katz told the committee testifying on Monday was not possible. Earlier Thursday, Senate Republicans had reiterated their resolve to press forward ...

Sep 20 2018

Trump to Spain: Build a wall to keep out asylum seekers

The conversation between the two politicians is believed to have taken place when Mr Borrell visited the States with the king and queen of Spain in June. The country does...

Sep 20 2018

Russia Summons Israeli Envoy after Plane Downed in Syria

The Israeli Army said Major General Amikam Norkin and other top officers will travel to Moscow to "present the situation report of the event regarding all aspects, incl...

Sep 20 2018

Woman Accusing Judge Kavanaugh of Sexual Assault Wants FBI Probe

Ford would want that kind of investigation to go forward, so that there's more information", said Emily Sack, a RWU law professor. Prof Ford's legal team has decli...

Sep 19 2018

Democrats Decry 'Sham' Kavanaugh Hearing After GOP Refuses Additional Witnesses

Monday's event is slated to feature two back-to-back solo interviews for both accuser and accused , with all committee members able to ask questions. "This is mainly a...

Sep 19 2018

South African court says marijuana use in private is legal

Today, the Constitutional Court has agreed, effectively making the personal possession, cultivation and use of cannabis at home legal - or at the very least, decriminalis...

Sep 18 2018

Warning of danger to life as Storm Helene blows in

Forecasters have warned that the storm could pose a danger to life when it bears down on the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland next week, however there is also a p...

Sep 17 2018

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

Vice minister-level officials will head their teams at the office and will attend weekly meetings, the South Korean Unification Ministry said. President Donald Trump's ...

Sep 17 2018

First bodies recovered from Philippines landslide in wake of Typhoon Mangkhut

Hong Kong weather authorities issued their maximum alert for the storm, which hit the city with gusts of more than 230 kilometers per hour (142 mph) and left over 100 in...

Sep 17 2018

Anita Hill responds to allegation against Kavanaugh

Ford chose to reveal her identity after news of her letter to Feinstein leaked. Ford alleged during a summer in the early 1980s, when she was in her late teens, Kavana...

Sep 17 2018

Downtown Dallas march protests man’s police shooting

It was unclear if police also searched Guyger's apartment. As of now, Guyger has been charged with manslaughter and released on bail, although she could reportedly...

Sep 17 2018

Woman comes forward to accuse Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct

She passed a polygraph test administered by a former F.B.I. agent, and her therapist provided The Washington Post with notes reflecting that Ms. Ford described the a...

Sep 16 2018

Merkley accuses DHS of 'scandal' in taking funds from FEMA: FACT CHECK

DHS claims the almost $10 million makes up just 1 percent of their operational account and that they have another $25 billion in their coffers to use during a disaster....

Sep 16 2018

Cardinal O'Malley, U.S. Catholic Officials Meet With Pope Francis

Francis called for an unprecedented meeting of Catholic bishops in February to discuss the sexual abuse scandal and what can be done to keep children safe. Pope Fran...

Sep 14 2018

Russia, China Flex Military Might Together

The bulk of the troops taking part in the five-day drills in eastern Russia near the Chinese border are Russian: 300,000 vs. about 3,200 from China . The drills began ...

Sep 14 2018

Russian Federation offers Japan to sign peace treaty to end formal WWII hostilities

Japan is looking to build trust through such activities to pave the way for settling the decades-long territorial spat over the Russian-held, Japanese-claimed islands and...

Sep 14 2018

Tropical Storm Isaac moves into Caribbean with 45-mph winds

Met Éireann said: "Current indications are that (ex-) tropical storm Helene will approach Ireland's south coast during Tuesday". Meteorologists expect Isaac to travel t...

Sep 14 2018

Prosecutors file new charges against Paul Manafort, signaling a plea deal

Manafort was facing a second trial set to begin on Monday on charges related to Ukrainian political consulting work, including failing to register as a foreign agent. As ...