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by | October 09, 2018 | 03:24

In a twist, Murkowski said she will state her opposition but vote "present" as a courtesy to Kavanaugh supporter Sen. Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan. "But you know what, it's worth it", Cella said. As she spoke, several hundred anti-Kavanaugh demonstrators chanted on the lawn between the Capitol and the Supreme Court.

by | October 09, 2018 | 03:25

Wade is nearly universally regarded as an abomination. A yawning divide has opened in the past year over whether allegations of sexual misconduct should be enough to topple accused men from the pinnacle of their professions. "Without hesitation", Heitkamp told reporters, she believed Ford. She acknowledged the anguish of the protesters who interrupted the historic Senate vote, telling reporters afterward that "I was closing my eyes and praying".

by | October 09, 2018 | 01:52

The world is already experiencing around 1C of global warming , and events such as floods, storms and heatwaves like the one in the United Kingdom this summer have become increasingly likely as a result of climate change , according to experts.

by | October 09, 2018 | 01:46

Ford's appearance was enough to reassure most of the Senate GOP caucus, but it wasn't enough to secure his confirmation". A yawning divide has opened in the previous year over whether allegations of sexual misconduct should be enough to topple accused men from the pinnacle of their professions.

by | October 09, 2018 | 00:57

As residents of this nation, we all must reconcile with the violent past that is entombed within American history - lest we forget, only to repeat our violent indiscretions. "You can kick Christians, you can kick Catholics". Organizers of the 39-year-old Columbus Italian Festival, traditionally held on Columbus Day weekend, were not given advance notice of the city's decision, said board member Joseph Contino.

by | October 09, 2018 | 00:02

Trump says he thinks many Democrats will vote Republican in next month's midterm elections because they're angry about Kavanaugh's treatment. Following scrutiny over her testimony and allegations, Ford's lawyers said their client is "convinced" that Kavanaugh was the one who allegedly pinned her down and held her mouth while he attempted to remove her clothes.

by | October 08, 2018 | 23:18

Erdogan said the prosecutor's investigation into the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi was continuing. The journalist went to the building but "did not come back out", police were quoted as saying by Turkey's state-run Anadolu news agency.

by | October 08, 2018 | 22:40

According to posts on Facebook, people living nearby reported a "bed-shaking explosion" at around 10:15 a.m. The refinery is owned and operated by Irving Oil Limited Refining Division, which is a subsidiary company of Irving Oil Ltd. Please avoid the area. Several streets have been closed down. Irving Oil says all their employees and contractors have been accounted for after a massive oil refinery explosion that shook the historic port city Monday and sent flames and plumes of black smoke ...

by | October 08, 2018 | 22:24

The New York Times reported last month that Rosenstein discussed secretly recording the president and invoking the 25th amendment to remove Trump from office. President Donald Trump will address the International Association of Chiefs of Police Annual Convention in Orlando Monday afternoon. But when he showed up at the White House last Monday to meet with Kelly, he left the meeting unscathed.

by | October 08, 2018 | 22:09

The new company will include its major TV channels: Fox News , Fox Business Network, Fox broadcasting and sports networks FS1 and FS2. "Together they will define and project Fox's voice to our relevant communities", said Viet Dinh , the company's chief legal and policy officer.

by | October 08, 2018 | 21:32

According to Datafolha published on late Tuesday, Bolsonaro had 32 percent of voting intentions in the stimulated first-round vote, four percentage points higher than the previous Datafolha poll on September 28. If the trend continues, some of the women who previously balked at the former army captain could help propel him to the presidency, and possibly a first-round victory on Sunday, pollsters and analysts say.

by | October 08, 2018 | 20:33

The fire quickly spread to nearby homes. At least 60 people died and scores suffered serious burns on Saturday after an oil tanker collided with a vehicle on an arterial highway in the west of DR Congo. "No ambulance and no hospital worthy of its name in Kisantu". The U.N. peacekeeping mission in Congo said it had offered the government assistance for the injured, with nine ambulances en route to Kisantu to help with medical evacuations.

by | October 08, 2018 | 20:31

An unnamed source inside the consulate was quoted by the official Saudi Press Agency as denying the claims, saying the accusations were "baseless". In a September 23 interview with Turkey-based Syrian opposition television station just days before he disappeared, Khashoggi said foreign called Saudi Arabia's foreign policy "narrow minded", and ridiculed its crackdown on political Islam.

by | October 08, 2018 | 20:25

It didn't take long for the typically reserved US first lady to dive fully into the moment. "I'm glad that Judge Kavanaugh was heard", Trump said , referring to psychology professor Christine Blasey Ford, who accused Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her .

by | October 08, 2018 | 19:58

With 92 percent of votes counted, Bolsonaro received 47 percent of valid ballots, far ahead of Haddad's 28 percent but short of the outright majority needed to avoid an October 28 runoff. The 63-year-old conservative candidate, who had advocated a brutal crackdown on crime and graft ahead of the election, is well ahead of his Workers Party rival, whose former leader President Luiz Inacio Lula de Silva was barred from running due to his 12-year jail sentence on corruption charges.

by | October 08, 2018 | 19:22

The curious sight prompted nationwide intrigue - and ridicule - and social media has gone bonkers over footage of the incident. Video doing the rounds show the US President going up the stairs to the aircraft completely oblivious to the fact that something akin to a toilet paper seems to be stuck to his shoe.

by | October 08, 2018 | 18:25

By Wednesday, Michael will likely move inland over the Florida Panhandle and Big Bend, making its way across the southeastern USA that night and Thursday morning. "The majority of impact on our will be Tuesday night and Wednesday", said Paul Close, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service office in Ruskin.

by | October 08, 2018 | 18:23

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham unleashed one of the most fiery tirades during the process, calling a Democratic push against Kavanaugh "the most unethical sham since I've been in politics". All the Democrats who were eager to have Dr. Christine Blasey Ford's support as they continue to go up against new Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh have just received a cold awakening.

by | October 08, 2018 | 17:43

The allegations of sexual misconduct brought against Kavanaugh by three women , including Christine Blasey Ford, resulted in a 46-page report to the U.S. He said Kavanaugh had withstood a "horrible, disgusting attack" that "nobody should have to go through". Both testified publicly before the Senate Judiciary Committee on September 27, when a fiery Kavanaugh denied the allegations from Ford and other women who accused the appellate judge of sexual misconduct.

by | October 08, 2018 | 17:14

Solow, himself the 1987 victor of the Nobel Prize in economic sciences. Two researchers at American universities have been awarded the Nobel Prize for economics. In Nordhaus' case, the academy cited his pioneering development of an "integrated assessment model" representing "the global interplay between the economy and the climate".