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Ted Cruz meets with voters in Webster

Ted Cruz meets with voters in Webster

Immigration, law enforcement, gun control, and Judge Brett Kavanaugh were just a few of the issues that U.S. Sen. The reports stated that a witness told police O'Rourke was driving at a "high rate of ...

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I only told my diary: Judd on being raped

The Supreme Court nominee is set to respond during a hearing that may take place next week. More than a dozen women have accused Trump of sexual assault or misconduct and have faced attacks o...

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Second Impartial Named Witness Denies Knowledge of Kavanaugh Accusation

Second Impartial Named Witness Denies Knowledge of Kavanaugh Accusation

The letter says Ms Ford "accepts" the committee's request that in the coming week she will "provide her first-hand knowledge of Brett Kavanaugh's sexual misconduct". As the Saturday deadline approac...

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Palestinian killed by Israeli fire in fresh Gaza clashes

Palestinian killed by Israeli fire in fresh Gaza clashes

Palestinians shout slogans during a protest calling for lifting the Israeli blockade on Gaza and demanding the right to return to their homeland, at the Israel-Gaza border fence, in the southern ...

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Court nominee Kavanaugh's accuser agrees to testify 'with conditions'

Court nominee Kavanaugh's accuser agrees to testify 'with conditions'

President Donald Trump , who picked Kavanaugh to replace Anthony Kennedy on the bench, had been uncharacteristically restrained in his comments on the matter for much of the week, but publicly raised...

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Driver plows into emus in attack described as 'sickening cruelty'

Driver plows into emus in attack described as 'sickening cruelty'

A New South Wales police spokeswoman said they were examining the video to establish where it was filmed. "The RSPCA , like many members of the community, has today been shocked and horrified by ...

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At least 100 killed after boat capsizes in Tanzania

At least 100 killed after boat capsizes in Tanzania

Mwanza regional commissioner John Mongella tells reporters that the engineer was found near the engine of the vessel. State broadcaster TBC reported that divers recovered 24 bodies on Saturday morn...

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Israeli official: Israel showed Russia proof Syria to blame for downed plane

Israeli official: Israel showed Russia proof Syria to blame for downed plane

The Syrians fired for a total of 20 missiles, he said. Israeli Air Force Chief Major General Amikam Norkin held meetings with senior Russian military commanders on Thursday, presenting "the situatio...

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Islamic State claims Iran military parade attack, no evidence provided

Islamic State claims Iran military parade attack, no evidence provided

The agency did not elaborate. Initially, authorities described the assailants as " takfiri gunmen", a term previously used to describe the Islamic State group. Iran's President Hassan Rouhani sa...

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Mueller probe gets info from ex-Trump lawyer Cohen

Mueller probe gets info from ex-Trump lawyer Cohen

According to ABC News, Cohen is also cooperating with investigators in NY who are conducting a probe into the Trump Foundation and the Trump Organization - the president's family charity and business....

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Storm Bronagh: more wind and heavy rain expected across UK

Storm Bronagh: more wind and heavy rain expected across UK

Storm Bronagh will bring wind gusts of 45-50 miles per hour quite widely around exposed coasts and in a few spots inland, while some gusts of 60-65 miles per hour are possible, particularly overnight ...

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Killed, 60 Injured in Ahvaz Terrorist Attack: Iranian Official

Killed, 60 Injured in Ahvaz Terrorist Attack: Iranian Official

Of those killed, at least eight are believed to be members of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guard. The government of Syria also expressed its "full sympathy and solidarity" with Iran , while Turkey...

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United States expresses 'sorrow' over plane downed in Syria, Russia summons Israel envoy

United States expresses 'sorrow' over plane downed in Syria, Russia summons Israel envoy

In a televised speech on Wednesday night, Hassan Nasrallah rejected Israel's assertion that it had attacked the military facility in Latakia to prevent the transfer on behalf of Iran to Hezbollah of...

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France's Le Pen ordered to undergo psychiatric tests over ISIS tweets

France's Le Pen ordered to undergo psychiatric tests over ISIS tweets

In March, she was charged with spreading "violent messages that incite terrorism or pornography or seriously harm human dignity". Marine Le Pen posted the Isis pictures just a few weeks after th...

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US Imposes 10% Tariff on Certain Auto Glass Imported From China

US Imposes 10% Tariff on Certain Auto Glass Imported From China

Since China sells far more to the United States than it buys, the Chinese government is unable to match tariff for tariff, but it has retaliated by expanding its tariffs to cover almost all products e...

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Grandmother shoots gator in Polk County

Grandmother shoots gator in Polk County

KTRK reported that Judy Cochran killed the animal Monday at her family ranch along the Trinity River in Polk County. But the mayor of Livingston, population 5,200, wants folks to know she legally hu...

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Arizona Congressman's 6 Siblings Turn Against Him in Opponent's Campaign Ad

David Brill . Arizona Congressman Paul Gosar , a Republican from the party's most conservative wing, is standing for re-election in November. It is not the first time the Gosar family's pol...

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Rafale row takes new turn after Hollande claim

Rafale row takes new turn after Hollande claim

Hollande's admission is the latest twist in one of the Modi's government's earliest and most high profile policy decisions. His comments on Friday stoked debate over a subject which has gained signi...

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Malaysia to lay more charges against Najib in 1MDB-linked case

Malaysia to lay more charges against Najib in 1MDB-linked case

Najib was detained by the anti-graft agency Wednesday over the transfer of $681 million into his bank account, and was transferred into police custody Thursday hours before his court appearance. Up ...

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Trump slams Sessions again: ‘I don’t have an attorney general’

Trump slams Sessions again: ‘I don’t have an attorney general’

Just not yet. The concern among Republican strategists - and some senators like Graham - is that Trump firing Sessions any time before the election would roil an electorate that already looks to be ...

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Armed group attack military parade in Iran's Ahvaz

Armed group attack military parade in Iran's Ahvaz

IRNA reported those wounded in the attack included a woman and a child. The report Saturday described the assailants as "Takifiri gunmen", a term previously used to describe the Islamic State of Ir...

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A year after deadly Maria, Puerto Rico still struggles with aftermath

A year after deadly Maria, Puerto Rico still struggles with aftermath

According to the Puerto Rican government, the updated death toll is just shy of 3,000, making it one of the deadliest storms in USA history. Make The Road plans to hold demonstrations, meetings or s...

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Police Launch International Manhunt for 3D-Printed Gun Activist Cody Wilson

Police Launch International Manhunt for 3D-Printed Gun Activist Cody Wilson

Taiwan's Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) told Taiwan News that Wilson could not be arrested for a crime, but if he was caught he could be deported back to the United States in accordance with t...

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Feinstein Blasts Republicans For Pushing Wednesday Kavanaugh Hearing

Feinstein Blasts Republicans For Pushing Wednesday Kavanaugh Hearing

Meantime lawyers for Ford are asking the Senate Judiciary Committee to schedule a hearing for her to be heard on Thursday, allowing time for Ford to make the drive from California to Washington D....

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May firmly told Brexit plan 'will not work'

May firmly told Brexit plan 'will not work'

The Prime Minister said during a press conference after the Salzburg meeting that she would not accept the EU's " backstop " plan to avoid a Northern Ireland hard border . European Commission P...

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Cruz, O'Rourke's First Debate In Dallas

Cruz, O'Rourke's First Debate In Dallas

Sen. Ted Cruz slammed his opponent for the "extreme rhetoric" and defended the integrity of the vast majority of law enforcement officers. Early on, for instance, the candidates squared off on gun c...

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Rosenstein reportedly wanted to secretly record Trump to expose turmoil

Rosenstein reportedly wanted to secretly record Trump to expose turmoil

While the Rosenstein story by the Times sent shockwaves on Friday afternoon, independent journalist Marcy Wheeler anxious that reporting now " gives Trump his excuse to fire " the Deputy Attorney Gen...

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Indian bishop arrested on charges of raping nun

Indian bishop arrested on charges of raping nun

The procedure that the law mandates, in a case involving non-bailable offences, is to arrest the accused and interrogate , once the accused is in custody. The nun in Kerala alleged that she was sexua...

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Democrats Change Lines on Ford Testimony

Democrats Change Lines on Ford Testimony

Shortly after Trump's tweet , Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican from Kentucky, expressed his determination to get Kavanaugh confirmed. "The rush to a hearing is unnecessary, and ...

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Tightening Texas race boosts Democrats' hopes of taking Senate: Reuters poll

Tightening Texas race boosts Democrats' hopes of taking Senate: Reuters poll

The comments the group is referring to came at a different campaign even last week, when Cruz told a gathering of supports that liberals want Texas "to be just like California, right down to the tofu ...

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Cops killing aftermath: India cancels MEA level meeting with Pakistan

Cops killing aftermath: India cancels MEA level meeting with Pakistan

The spokesperson played down hopes of a full resumption in talks between the neighbours. The Comprehensive Bilateral Dialogue (CBD) had stalled after the January 2016 terror strike on the airbase in P...

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Why it's a good thing the ConCourt legalised private use of marijuana

Why it's a good thing the ConCourt legalised private use of marijuana

The first step towards easing South Africa's stringent restrictions on marijuana consumers came in a landmark judgment a year ago by the Western Cape High Court , which found that the prohibition...

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Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang dies of illness at 61

Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang dies of illness at 61

Official media say Quang has died at age 61 due to illness. He did not specify the virus. "However, there are no medicines in the world that can cure the illness completely, instead it only could prev...

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Kavanaugh's Accuser Willing To Testify, But She Has Conditions

Kavanaugh's Accuser Willing To Testify, But She Has Conditions

She says she was only saved from being raped after a friend intervened and pulled him off her. According to Dr Ford , Mark Judge observed the assault and drunkenly jumped on top of Kavanaugh while ...

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Syracuse Police say girl, 8, among 5 shot during memorial

Syracuse Police say girl, 8, among 5 shot during memorial

Several calls were made to 911 dispatcher at around 9:00pm local time, notifying the emergency services of shots fired in the 1300 block of Midland Avenue, not far from Kirk Park. Neighbors told polic...

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Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford Willing to Testify Next Week

Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford Willing to Testify Next Week

The president launched a tweet attack on Dr. Christine Blasey Ford that's shocking - even for him. Kavanaugh , now a judge on the powerful US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit...

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US hits Chinese unit with sanctions for buying Russian jets, missiles

US hits Chinese unit with sanctions for buying Russian jets, missiles

China's Equipment Development Department (EDD) and its head, Li Shangfu, are sanctioned for completing "significant transactions" with Russia's state arms exporter, Rosoboronexport. The expansion o...

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Washington, DC Woman Wendy Martinez Stabbed While Jogging

Washington, DC Woman Wendy Martinez Stabbed While Jogging

Crawford's first court appearance was scheduled for Thursday afternoon, according to Leah Gurowitz, a spokeswoman for the District of Columbia Courts. Friends say Ms Martinez enjoyed running across th...

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The Sea Equivalent of Time Team Thinks it's Found HMS Endeavour

The Sea Equivalent of Time Team Thinks it's Found HMS Endeavour

But Newport, Rhode Island , was still held by Americans. "It is exciting, we are closing in", RIMAP director Kathy Abbass said. If the discovery of the Endeavour is confirmed, it will likely se...

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Read the Letter From Christine Blasey Ford Requesting an FBI Investigation

Read the Letter From Christine Blasey Ford Requesting an FBI Investigation

Blasey Ford's wishes and delay this hearing", Feinstein said. "We believe Dr. Blasey Ford and are grateful that she came forward to tell her story ", the letter read. "The FBI investigation of ...

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