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World Media U.S. says Chinese destroyer came dangerously close to U.S. ship
Author: 0 U.S. says Chinese destroyer came dangerously close to U.S. ship

The recent showdown between the Chinese military and a United States warship follows a similarly tense incident in the South China Sea involving a British warship. The unsafe incident comes as China and United States are engaged in an increasingly bitter trade war involving punitive tariffs on other's products.

World Media Ex-boyfriend's letter prompts Grassley to question Ford's truthfulness
Author: 0 Ex-boyfriend's letter prompts Grassley to question Ford's truthfulness

Ford is prepared to provide those documents to the Federal Bureau of Investigation when she is interviewed". In a letter to Debra Katz , Lisa Banks and Michael Bromwich Tuesday, Grassley requested copies of therapist notes, audio and video of a polygraph test and communications between Ford and members of the media.

World Media Maritime dairy farmers say they've been sacrificed
Author: 0 Maritime dairy farmers say they've been sacrificed

Robbiehill has 600 cows and 1,200 acres, modest compared to most larger dairy businesses that have survived the most recent four-year downturn. According to the dairy industry, the net effect of the increased American allotment will be to allow tens of thousands of tonnes of USA dairy products on Canadian store shelves, at the expense of shelf space now given to Canadian-made items.

World Media Vladimir Putin arrives in India, focus on S-400 missile deal
Author: 0 Vladimir Putin arrives in India, focus on S-400 missile deal

President Putin is scheduled to hold formal talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday. The planned purchase of the S-400 missile system also demonstrates India's continued reliance on Russian military hardware, once its primary supplier of weapons according to defense analysts.

World Media US First Lady Melania Trump Lands in Kenya This Week
Author: 0 US First Lady Melania Trump Lands in Kenya This Week

But unlike her predecessors, her visit will be followed closely to see if she can build bridges after the president reportedly dismissed Africa as a collection of " shithole countries ". Locals who spoke with reporters in Accra said they did not know much about Trump's visit. She began modelling when she was five years old and started doing commercial work at sixteen.

World Media Theresa May dancing to ABBA's 'Dancing Queen' will make you wince
Author: 0 Theresa May dancing to ABBA's 'Dancing Queen' will make you wince

The latest example of this comes courtesy of the UK's Prime Minister Theresa May . Her performance before her conference speech had a mixed reaction. Her dance moves on previous occasions led to a huge meme-fest and this time too it was no different. British Prime Minister Theresa May has been using her political career as a Trojan Horse to sneak "the robot" dance move back into society (because really what other reason could there be?) - and here's all the proof you need.

World Media Russian spies charged for 'malicious' cyberattack on Canada, allies
Author: 0 Russian spies charged for 'malicious' cyberattack on Canada, allies

TRT World spoke to Lucy Taylor in Moscow for more details. "Today, Canada joins its allies in identifying and exposing a series of malicious cyber-operations by the Russian military". Russia's foreign ministry has denied allegations by British and Australian authorities that the Russian military intelligence agency GRU was behind a fresh wave of global cybercrimes.

World Media FBI's Kavanaugh Report Is Done, and White House Is Confident
Author: 0 FBI's Kavanaugh Report Is Done, and White House Is Confident

Graham doubled down on his recommendation that Trump renominate Kavanaugh if the Senate fails to confirm him, which the SC senator said would turn November's midterms into a referendum on the vacant Supreme Court seat. The group says Kavanaugh told "outright falsehoods". Kavanaugh has denied the accusations. I don't know. Where's the house? White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said "the president was stating the facts" at a MS rally where he imitated Professor Christine ...

Author: 0 Watch Lindsey Graham Get Booed for Defending Brett Kavanaugh

Reporters were quick to say that it was wrong to say that the president was speaking "facts", citing Ford's on-the-record testimony about who, when and where. "Boy, you all want power", he said during last Thursday's hearing. Trump said, apparently re-enacting Blasey Ford's questioning by a Senate panel as he addressed a campaign rally in Southaven, Mississippi.

World Media International Court of Justice Orders U.S. to Weaken Iran Sanctions
Author: 0 International Court of Justice Orders U.S. to Weaken Iran Sanctions

Pompeo said Iran was misusing the court for political purposes and that the United States was actively ensuring that humanitarian aid reaches the country, without regard to the court ruling . Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif also told the BBC on Wednesday that support from Europe to preserve economic ties with the Islamic Republic in the face of US pressure was "better than expected".

World Media Wife of ex-Malaysian PM Najib arrested by anti-graft agency
Author: 0 Wife of ex-Malaysian PM Najib arrested by anti-graft agency

She was summoned regarding beleaguered sovereign wealth fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad's (1MDB) subsidiary SRC International Sdn Bhd and the anti-graft body's investigation into money laundering. She made no comment to reporters. He has consistently denied wrongdoing and has pleaded not guilty to all the charges. He is also set to be in court on Thursday for a pre-trial hearing of charges related to 1MDB filed against him.

Author: 0 Kavanaugh investigation: FBI 'hasn't spoken to Christine Blasey Ford'

The FBI team examining sexual misconduct claims against US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh have not yet interviewed his main accuser, her lawyers have said . Well, I say that it's a very scary time for young men in America, when you can be guilty of something that you may not be guilty of . He concluded by lamenting that Kavanaugh's life was "shattered".

World Media Macedonia referendum: Name change vote fails to reach threshold
Author: 0 Macedonia referendum: Name change vote fails to reach threshold

Under the deal, Greece would drop its complaints. Just 36.5 percent of eligible voters turned out on Sunday (30 September) to answer the question: "Are you for European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation membership by accepting the agreement between the Republic of Macedonia and the Republic of Greece?".

Author: 0 Donald Trump Mocked Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford During Rally

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., vowed again on Tuesday to vote on the nomination by the end of the week, insisting that the results of the Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiry be kept private, for senators only to see. The audience in Southaven laughed as Trump mimicked Ford answering questions on her alleged sexual assault. 'I don't know.' What neighborhood was it? Downstairs? Where was it?' 'I don't know.

Author: 0 Mark Judge's lawyer says Federal Bureau of Investigation interview completed

The Senate's Democratic leader, Chuck Schumer of NY, accused Kavanaugh of delivering a "partisan screed" during the judiciary committee hearing last week . The White House aides and allies said Tuesday that they remained optimistic Kavanaugh would be confirmed but frustrated with the delay on a vote. President Donald Trump speaks at a news conference on trade among the U.S., Canada and Mexico, and the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court , in the Rose Garden of the White ...

World Media Trump mocks Christine Blasey Ford’s testimony at rally in Mississippi
Author: 0 Trump mocks Christine Blasey Ford’s testimony at rally in Mississippi

Trump meanwhile said the White House would not restrict the new Federal Bureau of Investigation probe, requested by senators before they take a final vote on Kavanaugh . He called himself the victim of "a calculated and orchestrated political hit" by Democrats, lashing out at Democratic senators and frequently interrupting them.

World Media Aussie firm red-faced after UK Tory conference app leaks
Author: 0 Aussie firm red-faced after UK Tory conference app leaks

The data watchdog is investigating after Boris Johnson and Michael Gove were among those to have their accounts on the CPC 2018 app accessed after it was revealed their profiles could be entered just with the email used to register them. He said: "A hacker can do an terrible lot with just an email address and a phone number". In its statement , Crowdcomms, which has a presence in the UK, Ireland and Singapore as well, said: "An error meant that a third party in possession of a conference ...

World Media College Friend Goes to FBI With Tales of Kavanaugh’s Violent Drunken Behavior
Author: 0 College Friend Goes to FBI With Tales of Kavanaugh’s Violent Drunken Behavior

The act precipitated a brawl that drew in their other friend - Yale basketball star and future NBA player Chris Dudley - and eventually prompted a call to police. Alcohol became the focus of the hearing on Thursday after Christine Blasey Ford gave wrenching testimony Thursday about allegedly being attacked by Kavanaugh when they were both teenagers.

World Media Indonesia quake, tsunami confirmed death toll rises to 1,234
Author: 0 Indonesia quake, tsunami confirmed death toll rises to 1,234

Disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho said conditions in the Petobo neighbourhood of Palu city are particularly bad because the quake caused a phenomenon called liquefaction , which occurs when loose water-filled soil near the surface loses its strength and collapses.

World Media Erdogan: US Using Pastor Brunson Issue as Pretext to Impose Sanctions
Author: 0 Erdogan: US Using Pastor Brunson Issue as Pretext to Impose Sanctions

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan expressed hope that his recent state visit to Germany will improve bilateral relations. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has wound up a sometimes-fraught visit to Germany by condemning the treatment of soccer players of Turkish descent and urging "a joint stance against this racist drift".

World Media Flake: Kavanaugh Probe No Good If It 'Just Gives Us More Cover'
Author: 0 Flake: Kavanaugh Probe No Good If It 'Just Gives Us More Cover'

Tom Rath, a veteran GOP operative in New Hampshire, said it is far too early to speculate about whether Mr. Flake could be a viable presidential contender, but said he is happy he is airing his views. NY congressional candidate Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez warned Flake and other elected leaders that voters would end their careers should they support Trump's Supreme Court nominee.

World Media DPRK, South Koera begin landmine removal as part of military peace agreement
Author: 0 DPRK, South Koera begin landmine removal as part of military peace agreement

There was no immediate confirmation from North Korea that its troops had begun the demining process, but the South said it expects its neighbor to adhere to the deal. "Furthermore, it can never be a bargaining chip for getting the DPRK denuclearized", it said, using the North's full name. Pungsans are designated a North Korean " natural monument ".

Author: 0 Donald Trump Jr Worried for Sons Amid Kavanaugh Accusations

It's a Senate process. Coons and Flake met in a tiny hallway outside the Senate meeting, and as other members of the committee got involved in the discussions, the two squeezed into "literally a phone booth that we can barely fit in" to continue discussions with another senator, Coons said.

Author: 0 Dairy farmers slam new trade deal

Mexico's Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray (C), Mexico's Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo (3rdR), White House chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow (3rdR-standing) and Jesus Seade (R), Mexico's President-elect Obrador's representative in trade negotiations look on as U.S.

World Media Bangladesh mourns Indonesia tsunami deaths, offers search, rescue support
Author: 0 Bangladesh mourns Indonesia tsunami deaths, offers search, rescue support

Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, the spokesman of the national disaster mitigation agency, told a news conference Sunday that 821 of those killed were in the hard-hit city of Palu . Jan Gelfand, Head of the global Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies [IFRC] Country Cluster Support office in Jakarta , said, "This was a terrifying double disaster - the powerful quake, and then a tsunami".

World Media Sulawesi quake chaos: Tsunami survivors beg government for food and evacuation
Author: 0 Sulawesi quake chaos: Tsunami survivors beg government for food and evacuation

Emergency crews are still trying to find victims of an quake and tsunami that struck Indonesia's island of Sulawesi, killing at least 1,200 people, according to local media citing government officials. The Jakarta administration has prepared Rp 60 billion (US$4 million) in relief aid for disaster-stricken areas in Central Sulawesi following the quake and tsunami that hit Palu on Friday.

World Media Trump says he wants 'comprehensive' FBI investigation of Kavanaugh
Author: 0 Trump says he wants 'comprehensive' FBI investigation of Kavanaugh

But Coons said he believes we will "be in a different place" after the pause because "lots of survivors around the country will feel that Dr. Ford's story was heard and respected and further investigated". "As the Senate has requested, this update must be limited in scope and completed in less than one week", Trump released in a statement Friday. "If I were doing the interview, I would want to get as many specifics as I could", Stuber said.

World Media Who is Rachel Mitchell, prosecutor questioning Kavanaugh and accuser?
Author: 0 Who is Rachel Mitchell, prosecutor questioning Kavanaugh and accuser?

Rachel Mitchell had a hard mission as the lawyer hired by Republican senators to question the woman accusing U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault: test her memory, but treat her respectfully. An official at a nonprofit working to end sexual and domestic violence describes an Arizona prosecutor set to question Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh about sexual assault allegations as straightforward.

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