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Kavanaugh sexual assault accuser reveals identity and details allegations

He said she used Kavanaugh's last name and voiced concern that he - then a federal judge - might one day be nominated to the Supreme Court . It's the first concrete signal that Ford's allegation ...

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London Mayor calls for a second referendum on Brexit

London Mayor calls for a second referendum on Brexit

The fate of May's government and her Brexit plan is in doubt because it is unclear whether she could command the 320 votes she needs in the House of Commons, the lower house of the British parliam...

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Typhoon lashes south China after killing 49 in the Philippines

Typhoon lashes south China after killing 49 in the Philippines

Boats were thrown onto the shore by powerful waves and the huge rainfall has brought fears of landslides, although none have yet been reported in Hong Kong . "The Zhuhai city government spent the fin...

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Accuser of U.S. high-court nominee Brett Kavanaugh goes public

Ford is speaking publicly about her allegations against Kavanaugh for the first time, according to a Washington Post investigation published Sunday afternoon. Responding to the latest development...

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Winds from Florence moving ashore at North Carolina Outer Banks: NHC

Winds from Florence moving ashore at North Carolina Outer Banks: NHC

Roy Cooper said . "There's 25% more people living between Charleston ( South Carolina ) and Morehead City (North Carolina) than there were when Hugo was making landfall", Myers said. With a storm su...

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Democrats call to delay Kavanaugh committee vote, after accuser comes forward

Democrats call to delay Kavanaugh committee vote, after accuser comes forward

Ford revealed her identity on Sunday in The Washington Post after information leaked that Feinstein was in possession of a letter accusing Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting a woman in his high sc...

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Two dead after suspected overdoses at Defqon.1 festival

Two dead after suspected overdoses at Defqon.1 festival

Police said another 13 people went to hospital for drug-related issues while about 700 people sought assistance from medical staff at the festival. There have been two other deaths at the festival i...

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Sexual harassment case: Environmentalist RK Pachauri to be charged

Sexual harassment case: Environmentalist RK Pachauri to be charged

Metropolitan Magistrate Charu Gupta fixed October 20 for formal framing of charges under Section 354 (assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty), Section 354A (advances inv...

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Christine Blasey Ford, Brett Kavanaugh accuser, details sexual assault allegation

Christine Blasey Ford, Brett Kavanaugh accuser, details sexual assault allegation

According to the Post , Ford took a polygraph test in August and presented the results to the paper that allegedly conclude she was being truthful in her accusation. Ford, a college professor from ...

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Palestinian teen, 16, dies from wounds in Gaza unrest - ministry

Palestinian teen, 16, dies from wounds in Gaza unrest - ministry

There are conflicting reports surrounding the death of a boy at a Gaza border rally that Palestinians initially blamed on Israel. Nahoum Oltchik, a member of the group, said Romano told him he had sta...

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Paul Manafort's scalp is flipping triumph for Team Mueller

Paul Manafort's scalp is flipping triumph for Team Mueller

Starr on Sunday urged the president not to pardon Manafort, saying such a move would be "unwise", and compared Trump's criticisms of the special counsel to the treatment he received from President Bil...

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Hillary Clinton and Helen Keller to be removed from Texas history curriculum

Hillary Clinton and Helen Keller to be removed from Texas history curriculum

Keller, an icon in the disabled community who became an activist and author despite being deaf and blind, was taught as a part of the state's third grade social studies curriculum, reported the Morni...

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No evidence deadly gas explosion near Boston was 'nefarious'

No evidence deadly gas explosion near Boston was 'nefarious'

At a press conference Sunday morning, Gov. Baker warned those returning home to remain vigilant and patient. At least one person, a teen, was killed and several more were injured when more than 60 s...

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Yet Another Trump Official Investigated for Misusing Government Funds on Travel

Yet Another Trump Official Investigated for Misusing Government Funds on Travel

One source told Politico that Nielsen suggested Long, who was traveling home too frequently for the secretary's liking, resign over the issue. "Doing something unethical is not part of my DNA and it...

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Russian agents tried to spy on Swiss chemicals lab: Swiss newspaper

Russian agents tried to spy on Swiss chemicals lab: Swiss newspaper

At the time of the arrests Spiez was investigating poison gas attacks by the Assad regime in Syria and the novichok attack on the former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia, in...

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'High intensity' rain expected with end of storm Helene

'High intensity' rain expected with end of storm Helene

According to Met Eireann, current forecasts indicate that south to southeast winds will reach gale or strong gale force at Sea tomorrow, but will be fresh to strong over land. Weather watchers will ha...

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Israeli missiles target Damascus airport: Syria state media

Israeli missiles target Damascus airport: Syria state media

Its officials say they want a federal Syria that respects their autonomy from Damascus , the AP news agency reported. An Israeli missile attack targeted the Syrian capital's airport late Saturday, ...

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Kavanaugh Denies Allegation Of Sexual Misconduct During High School

Kavanaugh Denies Allegation Of Sexual Misconduct During High School

According to CNN.com , "Kavanaugh physically pushed her into a bedroom, the accuser said". Hill was vilified in the media and Thomas was confirmed. Christine Blasey Ford, now a 51-year-old professo...

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MA officials briefing on gas explosion latest

MA officials briefing on gas explosion latest

A technician who punctured a gas line was to blame for this 2012 blast in Springfield that destroyed a nightclub and damaged almost a dozen other buildings and injured 17 people. Columbia Gas has had ...

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Kenyan Sets World Record at Berlin Marathon

Kenyan Sets World Record at Berlin Marathon

By the half way mark, Kipchoge had completely imposed himself on the race with chasing compatriot Wilson Kipsang and Amos Kipruto nowhere in sight. For months before the race, Kipchoge has maintai...

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Dallas Police Search Slain Man’s Apartment, Find Pot; Internet Fumes

Dallas Police Search Slain Man’s Apartment, Find Pot; Internet Fumes

This warrant is troubling on many levels, first among them is the fact that Guyger, according to the warrant, entered his apartment by mistake when she killed him. Before the search warrant become pub...

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U.S. swimmer dies from suspected shark attack

U.S. swimmer dies from suspected shark attack

Two people look out at the water after a shark attack at Newcomb Hollow Beach in Wellfleet, Mass., on September 15. "I saw a worst nightmare unfold here", Booth said. "The inshore waters off Wellfle...

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Dolphins swimming in flood water caused by Hurricane Florence

Dolphins swimming in flood water caused by Hurricane Florence

The storm made landfall in Wilmington, North Carolina , in the gloom of dawn Friday as a Category 1 hurricane. "We are expecting several more days of rain, and our focus now is getting people away ...

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Border Patrol agent arrested, accused of killing four women

Border Patrol agent arrested, accused of killing four women

Ortiz was arrested after the fifth woman managed to flee. A senior US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) official, Andrew Meehan, said in a statement that the agency was cooperating fully with the ...

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Just in - Conflicting Reports As Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun Resigns

Just in - Conflicting Reports As Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun Resigns

President Muhammadu Buhari has thanked the immediate past minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun for her service to the country. Adeosun did not comment on the claims initially, prompting criticism from...

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Freeland won't immediately return to Washington after briefing Trudeau on NAFTA

Freeland won't immediately return to Washington after briefing Trudeau on NAFTA

Although the United States wants to agree on the text of a new deal on the North American Free Trade Agreement by October 1, the source reiterated Canada's position that it would take as long as neede...

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The changing death toll from Hurricane Maria

The changing death toll from Hurricane Maria

As Florence approached the Carolinas on Thursday morning, Trump's frustrations over persistent Maria criticism boiled over on Twitter, where he floated a new conspiracy about the updated death toll:...

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Zakynthos rockfall: Greece tourists film aftermath of cliff collapse ZlotoNews

Zakynthos rockfall: Greece tourists film aftermath of cliff collapse ZlotoNews

At least seven people received minor injuries . The 21-year-old, who works for a tour company on the island, said: "The rock that fell, oh gosh, it would be like a four storey building falling on...

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Treasury targets North Korean-run IT companies with financial sanctions

Treasury targets North Korean-run IT companies with financial sanctions

The United States and other council members have said there must be strict enforcement of sanctions until Pyongyang acts . The amended report removed some references to Russians accused of breaching...

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Hungary will seek legal ways to challenge Article 7 vote

Hungary will seek legal ways to challenge Article 7 vote

However, the vote has little chance of ending up with the ultimate penalty of Hungary being suspended from voting in the EU. Poland will "vote against any possible sanctions" that could be "imposed ...

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