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IHC suspends Avenfield verdict, orders to release Sharifs'

IHC suspends Avenfield verdict, orders to release Sharifs'

Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif, centre, arrives to attend the funeral prayer of his late wife Kulsoom Nawaz in Lahore on September 14, 2018. "So if Nawaz is owner then how was Maryam sen...

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Grassley says there's 'no reason for any further delay' on Kavanaugh hearing

Grassley says there's 'no reason for any further delay' on Kavanaugh hearing

Ford, who bravely comes forward, need to be heard, but they need to be believed". The top Democrat on the Judiciary Committee told reporters Tuesday she can't say if everything Christine Blasey Fo...

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Death toll from Mangkhut hits 74 in the Philippines

Death toll from Mangkhut hits 74 in the Philippines

Dozens of residents sought shelter there during the storm Saturday despite warnings it was unsafe. Mangkhut made landfall in the Philippine province of Cagayan on September 15 as a Category 5 sup...

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Trump defends Supreme Court pick after sex assault allegation

Kavanaugh into looking defensive or angry, and to portray Republicans as anti-women. "What would be the goal of the hearing if Dr. Ford doesn't want to respond?" In careful remarks at the White ...

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North & South Korea agree joint 2032 Olympic bid

North & South Korea agree joint 2032 Olympic bid

The New York Times adds that Kim Jong Un will make a visit to South Korea soon, and that South Korea's Moon will be updating President Trump next month in a private meeting during a visit to t...

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Official Washington scrambles over Kavanaugh allegations

But Mr. Trump said they want to go through the process correctly, and said Democrats should not have waited until the final days of his process. Kavanaugh says he's prepared to go before Congress ...

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Affidavits: Border agent shot 4 women in head

Affidavits: Border agent shot 4 women in head

An arrest warrant for a suspected serial killer reveals new details of how a Texas woman managed to fight off a Border Patrol agent who allegedly killed four women. Investigators say Ortiz is believ...

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North and South Korea: Kim and Moon hail new future

North and South Korea: Kim and Moon hail new future

Kim promised he "will visit Seoul in the near future", and Moon commented Kim would be the first North Korean leader to visit the South. While it is the first trip to the North Korean capital in a...

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Blasey Ford Wants FBI Probe Into Kavanaugh Allegation Before Testifying

Blasey Ford Wants FBI Probe Into Kavanaugh Allegation Before Testifying

With Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation still in the balance, Republicans on the hill and in Trump's White House are scurrying to try to discredit Ford's story the best they can. Ford alleges that while...

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Trump Says He Feels 'Terribly' for Brett Kavanaugh Amid Sexual Assault Allegations

Trump Says He Feels 'Terribly' for Brett Kavanaugh Amid Sexual Assault Allegations

US President Donald Trump said earlier he expected "a little delay" to confirming his nominee. "Most importantly I want the American people to be happy because they're getting somebody that is great...

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Trump imposes tariffs on $200B more of Chinese goods

Trump imposes tariffs on $200B more of Chinese goods

Fang told the Tianjin forum that he hopes the two sides can sit down and talk, but added that the latest USA move has "poisoned" the atmosphere. Despite the changes, the new tariffs still will cover...

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Pompeo blasts Kerry for Iran meetings

Pompeo blasts Kerry for Iran meetings

Following the USA pullout from the nuclear agreement in May, Iran said it was interested in keeping the deal alive, but only if the remaining powers could guarantee it would not face economic isolat...

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Venezuela president dines on 'Salt Bae' steaks while his nation starves

Venezuela president dines on 'Salt Bae' steaks while his nation starves

Maduro reportedly stopped in Istanbul on his way back from China - where he was seeking more loans to assist Venezuela - but the decision to indulge in a lavish dinner while millions of people back ...

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Top German spy ousted after clash with Merkel over migrants

Top German spy ousted after clash with Merkel over migrants

The move is being seen as a compromise between the Social Democrats, who had demanded Maassen's removal, and conservative Interior Minister Horst Seehofer. Die Welt said Maassen told a group of con...

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Donald Trump is ‘very seriously’ considering more troops in Poland

Donald Trump is ‘very seriously’ considering more troops in Poland

This is Duda's first official visit to the White House since Trump took office. Trump then hailed Poland's offer to pay $2 billion toward USA costs, even as he blasted other unnamed "immensely wea...

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Showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser scheduled for next week

Showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser scheduled for next week

Kavanaugh and the woman accusing him of physical and sexual assault , Christine Blasey Ford , will testify, a source with knowledge of the schedule tells CNN. Republican Senator Susan Collins, con...

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At least 23 die in weekend of Ethiopia ethnic violence

At least 23 die in weekend of Ethiopia ethnic violence

There were also protests in Arba Mich, the capital city of Ethiopia's Southern region and the home area of many victims of Saturday's attacks, in which demonstrators kneeled to urge justice. "They do ...

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Trump orders declassification of documents in Russian investigation - White House

Trump orders declassification of documents in Russian investigation - White House

Trump is taking the extraordinary step in response to calls from his allies in Congress who say they believe the Russian Federation investigation was tainted by anti-Trump bias within the ranks of the...

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Indian 'punished' for inter-caste marriage, killed in front of wife

Indian 'punished' for inter-caste marriage, killed in front of wife

He was paid Rs 18 lakh in advance and was promised the rest after the deed was done. Pranay Kumar, 24, was murdered in front of his pregnant wife Amrutha Varshini , 23, in broad daylight just nine ...

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Senators Get Their Message Out Ahead of Brett Kavanaugh Hearing

Trump has previously voiced suspicion about the #MeToo movement in private, complaining that allegations made decades later can ruin a man's life, people familiar with those conversations say. Monda...

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Around 1,000 Hungarians protest against Orban at pro-EU rally

Around 1,000 Hungarians protest against Orban at pro-EU rally

Mr Orban said the vote in Strasbourg was a bid to weaken Hungary which has become a "symbol of resistance against migration". I hope that action will be taken against other countries which breach Eu...

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Calls grow to delay Kavanaugh vote amid sex assault allegations

They also plan to question Ford's credibility and point out that she did not tell anyone about the incident when it first happened. And he said the Judiciary Committee should not rush the nomi...

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Baby squirrels freed from tail tangle

Baby squirrels freed from tail tangle

According to the rescue group, without careful and quick intervention, the squirrels would have likely lost their tails and maybe even their lives. After rescue workers anesthetized all five squirrels...

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Social media users poke fun at the Weather Channel's embarrassing coverage

Social media users poke fun at the Weather Channel's embarrassing coverage

Weather Channel reporter Mike Seidel is now going viral but not the way he would have liked it. Reporter Mike Seidel is getting skewered on social media after doing a live shot where he seems on...

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Trump orders declassification, release of Comey texts

Trump orders declassification, release of Comey texts

Trump also asked the Justice Department to publicly release unredacted versions of all text messages related to the Russian Federation probe of Comey, McCabe, Ohr, and FBI officials Lisa Page and Pe...

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Clinton Savages ‘Crisis’ Trump Presidency in New Afterword for Memoir: ‘Monstrous,’ ‘Despicable’

Clinton Savages ‘Crisis’ Trump Presidency in New Afterword for Memoir: ‘Monstrous,’ ‘Despicable’

And right now, our democracy is in crisis . She wrote that Trump "has sunk far below the already-low bar he set for himself in his ugly campaign", accusing him of undermining USA elections, attacki...

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Russia: Missile That Shot Down Flight MH17 Was Ukrainian

Russia: Missile That Shot Down Flight MH17 Was Ukrainian

Flight MH17 was flying from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur when it was shot down on July 17, 2014 over eastern Ukraine, killing all 283 passengers and 15 crew on board. In the weeks prior to the plane cras...

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Florence flooding spreads as storm heads northeast

Florence flooding spreads as storm heads northeast

More than 900 water rescues have been reported in North Carolina alone, the governor's office said - but many more people need help. In total, the emergency-management agencies said almost 700,...

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Man Used Toddler to Steal Prizes from Mall Arcade Game

Man Used Toddler to Steal Prizes from Mall Arcade Game

Police said the suspect told the small girl to climb inside the vending machine at the Mall at Rockingham Park, whereupon the child took several items and handed them through the narrow window to th...

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FEMA director disputes study of island deaths

FEMA director disputes study of island deaths

On Friday, Trump claimed that the number of dead in Puerto Rico because of Hurricane Maria was inflated to make him look bad, tweeting that there is "NO WAY" the toll went up "FIFTY TIMES LAST ORI...

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