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by | September 19, 2018 | 16:16

This is not a man that deserves this, ' Trump told journalists. Mr Kavanaugh has "categorically and unequivocally" denied the allegations. As the Judiciary Committee has recognized and done before, an FBI investigation of the incident should be the first step in addressing her allegations.

by | September 19, 2018 | 15:59

As a next step, North Korea will allow experts from "concerned countries" to watch the closure of its missile engine testing site and launch pad in the northwestern town of Dongchang-ri, according to a joint statement signed by Moon and Kim.

by | September 19, 2018 | 11:46

The death toll rose to at least 35 in three states, with 27 fatalities in North Carolina, as Florence's remnants went in two directions: Water flowed downstream toward the Carolina coast, and storms moved through the Northeast, where flash floods hit New Hampshire and NY state.

by | September 19, 2018 | 11:10

The agreement came shortly after a summit between President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. But discussions over how to implement the vague commitments have since faltered, with Washington demanding concrete action towards denuclearisation by North Korea before agreeing to a key goal of Pyongyang - declaring an end to the war.

by | September 19, 2018 | 09:41

Ex-Brexit Secretary David Davis and Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson both quit May's Cabinet in July and joined other Conservative Brexit-backers to push for a clean break with the EU. The Prime Minister's language had to be seen as nothing but rhetoric, says Lord Karan Bilimoria, a cross-bench member of the House of Lords, and a vocal critic of the government's Brexit strategy, who is part of the growing push for putting the terms of the government's Brexit deal to the British people ...

by | September 19, 2018 | 09:11

For this fiscal year, which ends September 30, the Trump administration's cap was 45,000 - the lowest number set since the State Department data began keeping refugee data back to 1980. Pompeo cited other reasons for the lower cap, including that refugees would rather stay closer to their home country than come to America, that the USA already provides billions of dollars in assistance to communities overseas, and that it's more important to end the conflicts than accept new refugees .

by | September 19, 2018 | 07:25

President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference with Polish President Andrzej Duda in the East Room of the White House, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, in Washington . Kornhauser-Duda walks from vehicle as she arrives to be greeted by the Trumps. Since Russia annexed Crimea in 2014, and followed that up with military support for separatists in eastern Ukraine, Poland has welcomed rotational US and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation deployments to Poland and the Baltic states, and ...

by | September 19, 2018 | 07:13

Marie Harf added that Trump seems to be selective in the documents he'd like to be declassified. The letter said, "Any decision by your offices to share this material with the President or his lawyers will violate longstanding Department of Justice policies".

by | September 19, 2018 | 07:13

Kavanaugh went to the White House on Monday, but Trump said he did not meet with his nominee. Through the more than 35 years we have known him, Brett has stood out for his friendship, character, and integrity. Sources told CNN that Kavanaugh has hired attorney Beth Wilkinson to represent him. She has been the target of vicious harassment and even death threats.

by | September 19, 2018 | 05:10

The first was that he made clear that he doubts Christine Blasey Ford's allegation - by casting Kavanaugh as the victim. Judge submitted a letter through an attorney to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday that said he had "no memory of this alleged incident".

by | September 19, 2018 | 02:28

Grassley said during an interview with Salem Radio host Hugh Hewitt Tuesday morning that Ford , despite multiple attempts, has not responded to requests for testimony on Monday. Already, White House officials signaled they would not seek to smear Kavanaugh's accuser, California professor Christine Blasey Ford . The Senate has scheduled a public hearing on a sex assault claim against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh for next week.

by | September 18, 2018 | 17:42

It also gives Parliament 24 months to change a section of the Medicine Controls Act. However, the court noted that right of privacy was not necessarily limited to a person's home and its order went broader than the high court judgment, allowing adults to use cannabis in other private places.

by | September 18, 2018 | 16:40

North Carolina had deployed around 2,000 boats and 36 helicopters to help people stranded in floods, the state's director of emergency management, has said. About 500,000 homes and businesses were in the dark on Monday in North and SC and surrounding states. The dead included a one-year-old boy who was swept away after his mother drove into floodwaters and lost grip on him as they tried to escape their vehicle.

by | September 18, 2018 | 16:17

The city was on a signal 10 alert - the highest level - for most of Sunday. Hundreds of flights were canceled. All high-speed and some normal rail services in Guangdong and Hainan provinces were also halted, the China Railway Guangzhou Group Co said.

by | September 18, 2018 | 13:54

The two leaders have met twice before, on April 27 and on May 26 this year. He's to become the first South Korean president to visit the North Korean capital in a decade. Currently, all major joint projects between the Koreas are stalled because of US -led sanctions. Mr Moon said ahead of his trip that he would push for "irreversible, permanent peace" and for better dialogue between Pyongyang and Washington during "heart-to-heart" talks with Mr Kim.

by | September 18, 2018 | 13:54

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell refused to bring up President Obama's nominee for a vote at all and went "nuclear" to change the rules and lower the threshold for picks under a Republican president. A split over the nomination seemed to be emerging among the GOP. Republican Jeff Flake told Politico late on Sunday that he wasn't "comfortable voting yes" if a vote is held "without any attempt with hearing what she's had to say".

by | September 18, 2018 | 13:08

After years of keeping a lid on the worst violent crime that has plagued Mexico, the capital has seen a surge in homicides since 2014 to record levels. Police patrol vehicles on Saturday were parked outside venues usually bursting with customers seeking to pay mariachi musicians to perform. Mexico has been hit by a wave of violence since deploying the army to fight the country's powerful drug cartels in 2006.

by | September 18, 2018 | 12:17

In March this year, a Russian military transport plane crashed when coming in to land at the Hmeymim base, killing all 39 people on board. The US was alerted to the incident after Syrian forces broadcast an urgent search and rescue call over an worldwide frequency, before another unidentified country sent word to the US about the type of aircraft and that the plane had been shot down.

by | September 18, 2018 | 10:59

In the event of widespread severe weather or another significant event on September 20, the test will be pushed back to October 3, FEMA said. "FEMA and the nation's emergency management community remain committed to the life-saving activities occuring through parts of North Carolina and SC", a FEMA spokesperson explained .

by | September 18, 2018 | 09:11

Syria is yet to make a statement on whether it was responsible for the disappearance of the Russian aircraft. The port city of Latakia is home to the family of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, and a bastion of loyalty to his regime. The missiles targeted ammunition depots of the Technical Industry Institution in the eastern outskirts of Latakia, the Observatory said. On Monday evening, local media reported a missile attack by an unknown force on Syria's coastal city of Latakia.