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by | September 30, 2018 | 18:52

The Japan Meteorological Agency said the typhoon could possibly make landfall on the main islands Sunday afternoon, which would make Trami the fifth typhoon to hit the country's main islands since July. Trami tore through the southern island of Okinawa on Saturday, bringing winds strong enough to flip over cars. Local officials said no one was feared dead as a result of the storm.

by | September 30, 2018 | 18:29

Grassley said the committee took the allegations seriously, and questioned Kavanaugh about them on September 25. Kavanaugh has denied all claims against him. Kavanaugh's angry and emotional opening statement saw judge defending his honor, family and career. The move comes after the Senate Judiciary Committee voted 11-10 along party lines Friday to move forward with Kavanaugh's confirmation.

by | September 30, 2018 | 15:40

A 13-year-old boy was seriously injured when he was attacked by an 11-foot shark off Southern California on Saturday. Hearing the boy scream, the source heard the teen exclaim, "I got bit". According to NBC San Diego , the boy suffered "serious injuries" to his ear and shoulder and was immediately flown to Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego.

by | September 30, 2018 | 15:25

The North Korean foreign minister reiterated that without simultaneous actions by Washington, Pyongyang will never unilaterally disarm first. "Am I allowed to say that?" Despite the warmer tone to the relationship, North Korea has not complied with USA demands to provide a complete inventory of its weapons programs and take irreversible steps to give up its arsenal.

by | September 30, 2018 | 11:42

He added that communications to the area had been disrupted, hampering efforts to find out more information on what had happened. A video shows the moment a tsunami hit an area in Indonesia after a 7.5 magnitude quake hit on September 28.

by | September 30, 2018 | 10:37

In dramatic Thursday testimony before the Senate, psychology professor Christine Blasey Ford accused Judge of aiding and abetting Kavanaugh in an incident during which she says Kavanaugh assaulted and attempted to rape her at a high-school party.

by | September 30, 2018 | 05:35

Addressing the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly in NY, he said that Pakistan will continue to support the comprehensive reforms in the Security Council and wants to see it more democratic and transparent. On cross-border terrorism, she said that in India's case, terrorism is bred not in some faraway land, but across the country's border. Qureshi said Pakistan sought resolution of all the issues through a comprehensive and serious dialogue.

by | September 30, 2018 | 02:18

Palu, which is the capital of Central Sulawesi province and a city of more than 380,000 people, was strewn with debris from collapsed buildings. The city of Palu is home to more than 335,000 people, hundreds of whom were preparing for a beach festival that was set to start last night.

by | September 30, 2018 | 00:46

Coons told "GMA" he believes Flake's earlier encounter with two women upset about his initial support for Kavanaugh also played a part in the senator's decision. " I will vote to confirm Judge Kavanaugh ". Jeff Flake , center, at the end of the Kavanaugh confirmation hearings, September 28, 2019. After Kavanaugh was approved on an 11-10 party-line vote , the Senate Judiciary Committee said it would request that the administration instruct the FBI to conduct a supplemental background ...

by | September 29, 2018 | 22:43

This summer, reports also emerged that Russia's GRU intelligence agency, with an eye on the upcoming US elections, had attempted to hack accounts related to the re-election campaign of Sen. President Donald Trump on Wednesday accused China of interfering in the US midterm elections as a way to undermine his aggressive trade policies.

by | September 29, 2018 | 22:43

Dick Durbin sought to press Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Thursday to call for an FBI investigation into allegations that have rocked his confirmation process. Democrats are also pushing to subpoena Mark Judge, a high school friend of Kavanaugh who Ford testified was a witness to the alleged assault. "You have replaced "advice and consent" with "search and destroy, '" he said, referring to the Constitution's charge to senators" duties in confirming high officials.

by | September 29, 2018 | 21:58

A vehicle swept away by Friday's tsunami is seen stuck under a damaged building in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia . Nugroho said the tsunami had struck with a speed of 800 kmph (497 mph), destroying buildings and infrastructure. He said "many victims" are still to be accounted for. Friday's quake was recorded as a "strike-slip" event where neighbouring tectonic plates move horizontally against each other, rather than vertically, which is what usually generates a tsunami .

by | September 29, 2018 | 21:55

History repeated itself. At least it had a spell of deja vu when the American Bar Association released an extraordinary statement at a crucial moment that raised concerns about Judge Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to a powerful judicial position - just as it had done 12 years earlier.

by | September 29, 2018 | 21:56

In the context of a summit of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development, the two rival leaders in South Sudan have signed a peace agreement . Both leaders are attending an annual United Nations gathering. Moon said Kim had told him the "corresponding measures" he was seeking were security guarantees Trump pledged in Singapore and moves toward normalization of relations with Washington.

by | September 29, 2018 | 21:53

He admonished lawmakers on Capitol Hill for having "dehumanized" Kavanaugh and his first accuser, Christine Blasey Ford , stressing: "before this woman and this man are anything else, they are human beings". Grassley, an Iowa Republican, was asked Wednesday during a weekly teleconference call with Iowa reporters whether he was considering pulling the plug on Kavanaugh's nomination in the wake of continued accusations of sexual assault .

by | September 29, 2018 | 21:55

Flake was visibly uncomfortable. As the first woman hectors Flake, he quietly says, "I need to go". "Today I texted my father and I said, 'You're going to hear something that we haven't talked about, and I want you to know that I'm OK, '" she said.

by | September 29, 2018 | 21:53

Kavanaugh has denied all the allegations. A US Senate committee has voted to approve Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the US Supreme Court as discussions continue over a possible Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiry into allegations of sexual misconduct.

by | September 29, 2018 | 21:54

Rising plumes of smoke can be seen on Little Barnwell Island, just five miles from the Beaufort Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS). The F-35B joint strike fighter conducted its first-ever airstrike on Thursday. carried out its first operation using the F-35B against Taliban targets in Afghanistan, four months after the Israeli military announced it had used the F-35A to carry out two separate strikes.

by | September 29, 2018 | 21:50

In terms of format, both Senators Grassley and Dianne Feinstein , D-Calif., are expected to offer their opening remarks, followed by motions by Democrats to postpone the hearing. "It's a recipe for disaster", Romley said. "It's a terrible format for an experienced attorney to be broken up every five minutes , before you can even get to your point".

by | September 29, 2018 | 21:48

Kavanaugh, who denies the allegations made by Ford and by two other women who have come forward, will also testify himself on Thursday, although he will not be in the room when Ford is speaking. He tweeted Wednesday evening: 'Do [sic] everyone who is going insane about what I had said I have recanted because I have made a mistake and apologize for such mistake'.