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by | September 17, 2018 | 10:11

Now Ford has told The Washington Post she had chose to waive her anonymity because she felt her "civic responsibility" was "outweighing my anguish and terror about retaliation" after the basic outlines of the story emerged in media last week.

by | September 17, 2018 | 09:12

Some roads were waist-deep in water with parts of the city cut off by floods and fallen trees, while in the fishing village of Tai O, where many residents live in stilt houses built over the sea, some desperately tried to bail out their inundated homes.

by | September 17, 2018 | 08:44

Ford, now a 51-year-old research psychologist in northern California , told the Post: "I thought he might inadvertently kill me". Because Trump's fellow Republicans control a slim 51-49 majority in the Senate, Democrats can not stop Kavanaugh's appointment unless some Republicans make a rare decision to break with their party and vote against Trump.

by | September 17, 2018 | 05:25

However, Kim sent a message to South Korean envoys last week saying he wanted to achieve denuclearisation during Trump's first term. Kim has been eager to continue negotiations with Trump for the ensuring of security guarantees from Washington and the relaxation of the economic sanctions that have dealt a heavy blow to North Korea's economy, analysts say.

by | September 17, 2018 | 04:02

The NTSB, which is investigating because transportation - in this case, of natural gas - was involved, will look into system procedures, operations and safety culture at Columbia Gas and its parent company NiSource , as well as construct a timeline of events surrounding the fires.

by | September 17, 2018 | 03:59

Christine Blasey Ford , a college professor who teaches clinical psychology at Palo Alto University, has identified herself in an exclusive interview with the Washington Post . Their fellow committee member Rhode Island Democratic Sen. Feinstein called on the FBI to investigate Ford's story "before the Senate moves forward on this nominee".

by | September 17, 2018 | 03:53

A second Palestinian, who was not immediately identified, was killed near Khan Yunis in southern Gaza. Shadi Abdel Aal was fatally wounded Friday during demonstrations east of Jabalia in northern Gaza, becoming one of the youngest Palestinians to be killed in months of unrest along the frontier.

by | September 17, 2018 | 02:51

Politico was the first to report on the investigation's existence. Long lives in Hickory, North Carolina , and has reportedly been using government vehicles to commute from his home to Washington , D.C. Its responses to past hurricanes - particularly Maria and Katrina, which both had death tolls in the thousands - have been the subject of severe criticism.

by | September 16, 2018 | 21:46

The Met Office said: " Storm Helene is expected to move northeastwards across the British Isles later Monday and early Tuesday before clearing into the northern North Sea by early Tuesday morning". It'll be western and northern regions which are likely to see the windiest weather, with gusts in excess of 70mph possible in exposed areas - plenty enough to cause some disruption.

by | September 16, 2018 | 21:43

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday his country is taking action to stop its foes from acquiring sophisticated arms, hours after Damascus said Israeli missiles targeted its airport. An Israeli official said earlier this month that the targets were connected to Iran's elite Al-Quds force and included air force components, support infrastructure, and weapons storage and manufacturing facilities.

by | September 16, 2018 | 21:07

The letter was circulated by Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee. Grassley's office says it will proceed with the planned Judiciary committee vote on Kavanaugh's nomination next week. Supreme Court. Tillis said he still expects the Senate to move forward with Kavanaugh's confirmation before October. After a few minutes of debate, the committee voted along party lines, 11-10, to set the committee's vote for September 20 at 1:45 p.m.

by | September 16, 2018 | 20:53

At least one person, a teen, was killed and several more were injured when more than 60 suspected gas fires broke out in the three towns north of Boston. Leonel Rondon, 18, died after a chimney fell on his vehicle in Lawrence. Declaring a state of emergency gave the state authority to decide who would oversee the response, he said.

by | September 16, 2018 | 18:51

Instead it transpired that the pacemakers were holding him back. Kipchoge became the new world record holder after running 2:01:39 to establish himself as one of the best distance runners in history. AK described Kipchoge as "Superhuman" for his record-smashing feat. Yet given Kipchoge's achievement it went nearly unnoticed. It was just a matter of how much time he could take off Kimetto's record.

by | September 16, 2018 | 15:33

Guyger was charged with manslaughter and has been released on a $300,000 bond . Guyger claims she went to what she thought was her third-floor apartment, but she was actually a floor up at Jean's . "It's a mistake to dismiss something out of hand simply because.it appears to be implausible or inexplicable", he said. But if we're looking for explanations and complexity, why have the Dallas police not released information regarding warrants to search Guyger's apartment, or even revealed ...

by | September 16, 2018 | 15:00

Harbourmaster Nathan Sears said: "We are witnessing sharks feeding aggressively in shockingly shallow water on an nearly daily basis over this past August". 'The inshore waters off Wellfleet are a feeding ground for Great White Sharks. The local district attorney's office and the Massachusetts State Police were investigating.

by | September 16, 2018 | 12:38

Mandatory evacuations were ordered ahead of Florence's landfall in parts of North and SC, though many people chose to remain in their homes for reasons ranging from financial concerns and the need to care for pets that they may not have been able to take to some evacuation shelters, some who stayed in their residences told ABC News ahead of the storm .

by | September 16, 2018 | 09:43

Three bodies have been found in the northwest area of the county this month, and Cuellar said authorities are investigating whether there may be a fourth body. The ongoing investigation is being spearheaded by the Texas Rangers. Paramedics rushed the woman to a local hospital in critical condition. Investigators in the latest death case in Laredo have revealed the name of the victim.

by | September 16, 2018 | 08:13

Vostok-2018 is taking place at a time of heightened tension between the West and Russian Federation, and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation has said it will monitor the exercise closely, as will the United States which has a strong military presence in the Asia-Pacific region.

by | September 16, 2018 | 06:45

The interview prompted scorn and mockery in Britain. "Our friends have been suggesting for quite a long time that we visit this wonderful city", Petrov said in an exclusive interview to Russia's state-owned media outlet, Russia Today , a top Kremlin propaganda tool.

by | September 16, 2018 | 04:24

The presidency approved that the minister of state for budget and national planning, Zainab Ahmed, would oversee the Finance Ministry with immediate effect, it said on its official Twitter account. Adeosun, 51, said she was quitting to protect the integrity of the government. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Accounting from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria in Kaduna, where she was born, and an MBA from the Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State.