• Palestinian gunman kills 2 Israelis in West Bank
Palestinian gunman kills 2 Israelis in West Bank

Forces also surveyed Na'alwa's family home ahead of its future demolition. The suspected assailant worked at the park, which employs both Israelis and Palestinians . Conricus said the attacker was employed in one of the factories and had a valid working permit. The Israeli army spokesperson released a statement saying, "The circumstances leadi...

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  • Week Ahead: Kavanaugh Confirmed, Sworn In - And What Comes Next
Week Ahead: Kavanaugh Confirmed, Sworn In - And What Comes Next

The US president said Mr Kavanaugh was "caught up in a hoax that was set up by the Democrats", adding: "It was all made up, it was fabricated, and it's a disgrace". "Judge Kavanaugh's emotional, politically charged and combative defense on September 27 that followed Dr. Ford's appearance was enough to reassure most of the Senate GOP caucus, but i...

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  • Kim, Pompeo agree to 2nd US-North Korea summit ´at earliest date´
Kim, Pompeo agree to 2nd US-North Korea summit ´at earliest date´

He said, "I dearly hope that your latest visit, as well as the upcoming U.S". On Wednesday, he said there was unanimous support for this at last week's UN General Assembly, even if Russian Federation and China "had some ideas about how we might begin to think about a time when it would be appropriate to reduce them".

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  • Nafta's China Clause Is Latest Blow to Trudeau's Asia Ambitions
Nafta's China Clause Is Latest Blow to Trudeau's Asia Ambitions

China's Defence Ministry said a Chinese naval ship had been sent to warn the USA vessel to leave and that Beijing had irrefutable sovereignty in the area. In September previous year, in the middle of playing host to American trade negotiators to revive Nafta/USMCA, he flew to Xiamen to attend the 9th summit of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, Ch...

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  • Interpol chief Meng Hongwei vanishes on trip to China
Interpol chief Meng Hongwei vanishes on trip to China

Details about the case are still emerging; as for where Meng is believed to have gone missing, a source tells Agence France-Presse, "He did not disappear in France". Meng's duties in China would have put him in close proximity to former leaders, some of whom had fallen afoul of President Xi Jinping's sweeping crackdown on corruption.

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  • DOJ charges seven Russian officials for hacking doping critics
DOJ charges seven Russian officials for hacking doping critics

At the time, the watchdog was investigating both the poison used to attack ex-spy Sergei Skripal in Britain and chemical weapons which the West says were used in Syria by Russia's ally President Bashar al-Assad. They are Aleksei Morenets, 41; Evgenii Serebriakov, 37; Ivan Yermakov, 32; Artem Malyshev, 30; Dmitriy Badin, 27. Officials said it wa...

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  • Kavanaugh accuser Julie Swetnick's allegations fall apart during NBC interview
Kavanaugh accuser Julie Swetnick's allegations fall apart during NBC interview

Swetnik is the woman who claims that Kavanaugh and a high school classmate, Mark Judge , were excessively drinking and at parties where girls were sexually assaulted. "You're potentially looking at three years of an entire county's worth of police reports you'd have to search through to see if we can find Miss Swetnick's name or Judge Kavanaugh's ...

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  • Deborah Ramirez’s lawyer questions depth of FBI probe on Kavanaugh
Deborah Ramirez’s lawyer questions depth of FBI probe on Kavanaugh

Ford who said under penalty of felony that they have no recollection of the alleged incident", Young said. Mr Trump said he had requested that the Federal Bureau of Investigation be given free rein, but added: "I'd like it to go quickly".

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  • Kavanaugh friend Dudley arrested in 1985 bar incident
Kavanaugh friend Dudley arrested in 1985 bar incident

Ludington said in his statement he witnessed Kavanaugh throw a beer in a man's face once for making a semi-hostile remark, "starting a fight that ended with one of our mutual friends in jail". It is hardly the most damning revelation, though it is relevant to Kavanaugh's truthfulness, given that he denied before the Senate ever having gotten ag...

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  • Trump Decries ‘Trauma’ Done To Kavanaugh, Calls For ‘Comprehensive’ Investigation
Trump Decries ‘Trauma’ Done To Kavanaugh, Calls For ‘Comprehensive’ Investigation

The president revisited the question of "scope" later Saturday on Twitter, writing in part, "I want them to interview whoever they deem appropriate , at their discretion". Arizona prosecutor Rachel Mitchell assisted Republicans in questioning Christine Blasey Ford last week, and said there were inconsistencies in her account.

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  • Handwritten note on Kavanaugh, Ford hearing room table: 'Good luck, Dr. Ford'
Handwritten note on Kavanaugh, Ford hearing room table: 'Good luck, Dr. Ford'

According to Fox News' Ed Henry, a man came forward on Monday and said he believes Ford confused him with Kavanaugh . "She could feel that this was upon her and very sensibly decided the best thing to do at point was to come at this head on and be forthright and follow through on what she started".

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

So far the White House and Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee have declined to ask for the FBI to investigate the decades-old allegations against Kavanaugh. CNN's Jim Acosta did his best to turn the briefing into a women's rights discussion, by asking why Trump wasn't taking questions from female reporters (Acosta was the fourth man in a...

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  • Christine Blasey Ford and Brett Kavanaugh Testify Before Senate Committee
Christine Blasey Ford and Brett Kavanaugh Testify Before Senate Committee

Ramirez accused Kavanaugh of exposing himself during a drunken dormitory party during the 1983-84 academic year when both attended Yale University. Many who support Christine Blasey Ford , speaking publicly for the first time, drew attention to what they see as a historic moment for women's rights.

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  • Breaking Views: SC’s Verdict on Adultery Is Worth Saluting
Breaking Views: SC’s Verdict on Adultery Is Worth Saluting

But in one case in 2015, a 50-year-old policeman was jailed after he was caught in bed with the wife of another man. The Chief Justice while delivering the verdict said that adultery might not be the cause of an unhappy marriage; it could be the result of one.

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  • Kavanaugh drama: New accusations and a support letter from classmates
Kavanaugh drama: New accusations and a support letter from classmates

On his message for young men, Mr Trump said: "It's a very unsafe period in our country, and it's being perpetrated by some very evil people". Another similarly anonymous accuser alleged Kavanaugh and his school friend Mark Judge sexually assaulted a woman on a boat in Newport, Rhode Island, and were later beaten up for it.

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  • Senate Judiciary chairman: No delay to Kavanaugh hearing despite new allegations
Senate Judiciary chairman: No delay to Kavanaugh hearing despite new allegations

Swetnick, who attended Gaithersburg High School in Maryland, says she attended "well over ten" parties where Kavanaugh was present . It's important to note that Swetnick does not say specifically that Kavanaugh was one of those who raped her, only that he was present when she was raped.

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  • Syria to get S-300 anti-air missiles from Russia: minister
Syria to get S-300 anti-air missiles from Russia: minister

Earlier in the war, Russian Federation suspended a supply of S-300s, which Israel feared Syria could use against it. Shoigu went on television to say that Russian Federation is now going to go ahead with the shipment because "the situation has changed, and it's not our fault".

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  • Iran arrests 'separatists' behind deadly Ahvaz parade attack
Iran arrests 'separatists' behind deadly Ahvaz parade attack

Nikki Haley, the US Ambassador to the United Nations, dismissed Iran's assertion that Washington and its Gulf allies were to blame for a deadly parade attack and said Tehran should look closer to home. Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, on Monday linked the attackers to Iraq and Syria, where IS once had major strongholds. Iranian Pr...

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  • European Union and Iran agree on new payment system to skirt USA sanctions
European Union and Iran agree on new payment system to skirt USA sanctions

The EU will create new payment channels to preserve oil and other business deals with Iran, Federica Mogherini , the bloc's foreign policy chief said late on Monday , in a bid to evade U.S. The US has also accused Iran of promoting worldwide terrorism, which Tehran vehemently denies. The European Union agreed on Monday to come up with a plan ...

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  • Abhilash Tomy, stranded in Indian Ocean, rescued
Abhilash Tomy, stranded in Indian Ocean, rescued

Abhilash Tomy , the Indian Navy Commander stranded at sea for over two days during a circumnavigation tournament, has been safely rescued , the Navy said Monday. "The French research vessel Osiris will arrive in the location of Tomy's vessel at approximately mid-afternoon Canberra time, probably about 2:00pm West Australian time", he said.

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  • Dallas officer accused of fatally shooting neighbor has been fired
Dallas officer accused of fatally shooting neighbor has been fired

Guyger has been charged with manslaughter in the September 6 shooting that left 26-year-old Botham Jean dead. An internal affairs investigation found she "engaged in adverse conduct when she was arrested for manslaughter" and she was sacked due to her "actions" the night of the fatal shooting.

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  • China, Russia slam US over sanctions related to their military transactions
China, Russia slam US over sanctions related to their military transactions

The United States will never be able to dictate its terms to Russia by using sanctions, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov vowed in a comment published on the Foreign Ministry's website on Friday. "We will work with Russia to implement the consensus reached by two leaders and move forward our strategic coordination", he said referring...

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  • Five injured, including three infants, in Queens daycare stabbing
Five injured, including three infants, in Queens daycare stabbing

One adult female had multiple stab wounds on the torso, while the adult male had stab wounds to the leg. It was not immediately clear how many other children were at the center at the time of the assault. The building was allegedly being used as an illegal "baby farm". A bloody kitchen knife and a meat cleaver were retrieved at the scene, accordi...

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  • Chuck Grassley: Kavanaugh accuser has not yet agreed to testify
Chuck Grassley: Kavanaugh accuser has not yet agreed to testify

U.S. Sen. Mazie Hirono didn't mince words Tuesday when discussing sex assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh - and how the Senate Judiciary Committee should handle them. No more circus. To clarify my post: I do not have first hand knowledge of the incident that Dr. Christine Blasey Ford mentions, and I stand by ...

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  • Woman’s accusation roils fight over Kavanaugh nomination
Woman’s accusation roils fight over Kavanaugh nomination

But with control of Congress at stake this fall, there were tremendous risks for both sides. Last week, a CNN poll conducted by SSRS was released showing a split in those who want the Senate to confirm Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court - with 38% who said yes vote in favor and 39% who said no, don't vote in favor.

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