We will never allow a border down Irish Sea, says Bradley

Foster also queried why the European Union was prepared to accept a technological solution that would work in the Irish Sea but not one that would work on the land border. The Soviet Union was about prisons and gulags, borders and walls, violence aga... More..

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by | Friday, October 05, 2018

USA charges Russian GRU officers with hacking athletes, nuclear power company

Seven Russian intelligence officers were indicted for hacking the computers of anti-doping sports agencies and other organizations around the world , the Justice Department said Thursday. Four of the attacks...More..

Grassley Releases Bizarre Letter From Former Weatherman To Undermine Kavanaugh Accuser
by | Friday, October 05, 2018

Grassley Releases Bizarre Letter From Former Weatherman To Undermine Kavanaugh Accuser

Avenatti said this woman is "prepared to meet with the Federal Bureau of Investigation today and disclose multiple facts and witnesses". The individual claims to be a resident of South Florida, and a 1983 g...More..

by | Thursday, October 04, 2018

Candace Owens calls for jailing of Christine Blasey Ford: 'Lock her up'

Prof Ford's lawyer, Michael Bromwich, described Mr Trump's words as "a vicious, vile and soulless attack " on her. Speaking from the White House lawn on Tuesday, Trump told reporters that he supported ...More..

USA terminates 1955 'Treaty of Amity' with Iran
by | Thursday, October 04, 2018

USA terminates 1955 'Treaty of Amity' with Iran

The court unanimously said that the USA must remove trade sanctions on medicines and medical devices, foodstuffs and agricultural commodities, spare part and equipments necessary for the safety of civil aviat...More..

Melania Trump Visits Ex-Slave Holding Facility in Ghana
by | Thursday, October 04, 2018

Melania Trump Visits Ex-Slave Holding Facility in Ghana

Some, including The Washington Post 's Adam Taylor, have suggested that the First Lady's trip is simply her attempt to boost the image of the Trump presidency across the continent (spoiler: The Donald said som...More..

Trump Says Lying To Congress Not Acceptable Amid Brett Kavanaugh Investigation
by | Thursday, October 04, 2018

Trump Says Lying To Congress Not Acceptable Amid Brett Kavanaugh Investigation

Five days after an extraordinary Senate hearing watched by millions of people in which a university professor, Christine Blasey Ford , detailed her sexual assault allegation against Kavanaugh, Trump seemed to ...More..

Chinese warship's 'unsafe' encounter with U.S. vessel
by | Wednesday, October 03, 2018

Chinese warship's 'unsafe' encounter with U.S. vessel

Pacific Fleet. A Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy Luyang-class destroyer challenged the US Navy Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS Decatur to a showdown in the South China Sea Sunday during a close pa...More..

Ricin Poison Detected in Packages Sent to Pentagon
by | Wednesday, October 03, 2018

Ricin Poison Detected in Packages Sent to Pentagon

According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the envelopes are undergoing additional tests. The mail initially caused suspicions because it contained a sticky substance, per a defense official. A spokesma...More..

Diplomats' same-sex partners denied US visas
by | Wednesday, October 03, 2018

Diplomats' same-sex partners denied US visas

This will have an insidious impact on same-sex couples from countries that ban same-sex marriage or only offer civil unions. Those who do not will have to seek a change of visa status or leave the country to ...More..

Key U.S. senator concerned about Kavanaugh's 'partisan' tone
by | Wednesday, October 03, 2018

Key U.S. senator concerned about Kavanaugh's 'partisan' tone

When Ford's allegations became public, Collins was one of the first senators to say that she wanted to hear directly from Ford. Trump said he will talk "later" this week with Deputy Attorney General Rod Ros...More..

Dom Cozzolino, Victim of Alleged Kavanaugh Bar Fight
by | Wednesday, October 03, 2018

Dom Cozzolino, Victim of Alleged Kavanaugh Bar Fight

Emily Bazelon co-wrote a New York Times piece published Tuesday about him being questioned by New Haven police during his junior year. The man next then "took a swing at Brett", Ludington continued, and t...More..

An Emoluments Clause Lawsuit Against Him Just Had a Major Win
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

An Emoluments Clause Lawsuit Against Him Just Had a Major Win

A federal judge allowed a similar suit by the State of Maryland and the District of Columbia to proceed back in July. The congressional Democrats are seeking an order compelling President Trump to notify Cong...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation probe is the next battle in war over Kavanaugh
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation probe is the next battle in war over Kavanaugh

On Friday, Flake - who had previously announced that he would vote for Kavanaugh's confirmation - called for an FBI investigation into the Kavanaugh allegations after being confronted in the elevator by sexua...More..

Teen attacked by shark at Southern California beach
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

Teen attacked by shark at Southern California beach

The group of friends - some of whom had medical training - tried to keep the boy calm and put pressure on his wounds as blood filled their kayak. The waters off about four miles of beach were ordered closed f...More..

FACT CHECK: Is This a Photograph of a Wasted Brett Kavanaugh?
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

FACT CHECK: Is This a Photograph of a Wasted Brett Kavanaugh?

He called the Democrats' actions " the most unethical sham since I've been in politics". Boy, I hope you never get it. "I hope you're on the Supreme Court", he added, "That's exactly where you belong". H...More..

USA shuts down consulate in Iraq's Basra citing Iranian 'threats'
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

USA shuts down consulate in Iraq's Basra citing Iranian 'threats'

State Department chose to close its consulate in Basra , some 550 km south of the capital Baghdad, blaming Iran for posing security threats to the area. Iraq's Foreign Ministry said it regretted the decision a...More..

Would It Make A Difference If The FBI Were To Investigate Kavanaugh?
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Would It Make A Difference If The FBI Were To Investigate Kavanaugh?

At least one key player in this drama also volunteered to talk: Mark Judge - a boyhood friend of Kavanaugh's who has been accused by Ford of being a bystander to her sexual assault and was named in other alle...More..

St Lucia hit by natural disaster, tropical storm | Caribbean
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

St Lucia hit by natural disaster, tropical storm | Caribbean

Acting Attorney General Edmund Hinkson stands by the government's decision to have "business as usual" today despite a Tropical Storm Warning being in effect. Dominicans are bracing for the effects of Tropical ...More..

Brett Kavanaugh's Friend, Mark Judge, Says He Will Cooperate With Investigators
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh's Friend, Mark Judge, Says He Will Cooperate With Investigators

Republican leaders asked the White House to reopen the probe, and Trump complied. Late Saturday, Trump tweeted: " NBC News incorrectly reported (as usual) that I was limiting the FBI investigation of J...More..