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Brett Kavanaugh's classmate Lynne Brookes says he lied

Kavanaugh was called back to testify about claims by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford , who has accused him of sexually assaulting her during a party ...

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1234 people died in Indonesia's quake and tsunami, officials say

But almost three days after the quake, the extent of the disaster has yet to be made clear with the authorities bracing for the death to toll to...

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White House tells FBI it can talk to anyone about Kavanaugh

Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine), who has not yet said whether she will support Kavanaugh's nomination, also told NBC News on Monday that she wa...

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Canada | New NAFTA Deal | Trump Tariffs

Trump coined a new name for the trade deal: United States Mexico Canada Agreement . "It is a great deal for all three countries, solves the ma...

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South, North Korea Begin Removing Landmines from Border

US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un held their historic summit in Singapore in June in which they agreed to work tow...

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White House not micromanaging Kavanaugh probe

The four remaining undecided United States senators on Kavanaugh joined in Flake's request, and President Trump capitulated Friday night and r...

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Trump calls politicians opposed to tariffs 'babies'

The U.S. agreement with Ottawa will boost American access to Canada's dairy market - with some concessions on its heavily protected supply m...

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Fishermen Run From Tsunami Waves That Strike Donggala, Indonesia

A warning system was put in place across the whole Pacific region after the 2004 disaster, which killed almost a quarter of a million people. ...

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Trump Passes Buck To Senate For Restrictions On Kavanaugh Probe

But Ludington said he "cringed" when he watched Kavanaugh describe his drinking on a Fox News TV interview and in testimony before the Senat...

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Indonesias disaster agency lifts tsunami alert after powerful quake

The US Geological Survey said the magnitude 7.5 quake was centered at a depth of 6 miles (10 kilometers) about 35 miles (56 kilometers) northeas...

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Flake on Calling for Kavanaugh Probe if He Was Seeking Re-Election

Trump on Friday ordered the FBI to carry out an investigation lasting up to a week of the allegations against Kavanaugh , acting on a request ...

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Britain's BOOZY Brexit: May backs plan for UK FESTIVAL after European Union divorce

Treasury chief Philip Hammond will use his own conference speech Monday to stress that the Conservatives are the party of business and economi...

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Lindsey Graham Vows "Full-Scale Investigation" Into Democrats' Handling Of Christine Ford's Allegations

The FBI has contacted Deborah Ramirez, who's accused Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct when he was a Yale student, as part of the bureau's ...

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Blasey Ford says '100 percent' certain Kavanaugh assaulted her

In emotional testimony that took place just before the Supreme Court nominee appeared before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Christine Blasey...

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Death toll surges over 800 in Indonesia quake

At least 800 people were killed when a double tragedy struck the nation of Indonesia - a massive quake and then a devastating tsunami that add...

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Return of Syrian refugees a 'priority', Russia's Lavrov tells UN

The Russian Il-20 was mistakenly shot down by Syrian air defenses when it was preparing to land in Russia's Hmeimim airbase in Latakia Province ...

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Mark Judge To Cooperate With FBI On Brett Kavanaugh Sexual Assault Investigation

Ford has alleged Judge was present in the room with her and Kavanaugh when the nominee allegedly assaulted her. Judge has said he has no memo...

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Iraq 'regrets' closure of USA consulate, Iran rejects 'propaganda'

Mr Pompeo, who accused Iran of failing to prevent recent rocket attacks he said were directed at the consulate, said there were "increasing...

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Rosenstein called to testify in private House hearing, Meadows says

Rosenstein , who has spent his entire career in government, "has tremendous loyalty to the department", said former Justice Department lawyer an...

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Four Vietnamese are passengers on plane crash near Papua New Guinea

The Air Niugini Boeing 737-800 was attempting to land at Weno airport in Micronesia but ended up half submerged in Chuuk lagoon after the accide...

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Powerful typhoon bears down on flood-battered Japan

On Sept 4, Jebi also caused a tanker to smash into and damage a bridge connecting Kansai International Airport with the mainland, stranding thou...

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Photos don't prove novichok suspect is Russian intelligence officer

United Kingdom authorities believe two Russians, using the aliases Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov, smeared the highly toxic Novichok chemi...

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Kavanaugh, Ford Testify About Sexual Assault Allegation

The hearing set to begin Thursday morning will be the first time the country sees and hears from Ford. Kavanaugh's confirmation seemed assured...

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Brett Kavanaugh: FBI contacts second woman

Michael Avenatti , the attorney for a third Kavanaugh accuser, Julie Swetnick , said in an email to Reuters that his client has not been contac...

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Powerful natural disaster rocks central Sulawesi in Indonesia; 1 dead

He said rescue efforts were being hampered by darkness. The largest shock - with a magnitude of 7.5 - was detected 50 miles north of Palu, accor...

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California shark attack: teen lobster diver injured

Hammel was on his kayak when he heard loud screaming. Lifeguard Capt. Larry Giles said at a media briefing that a shark had been spotted in th...

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Donald Trump jokes he and Kim Jong-un 'fell in love'

Kim expressed an openness to denuclearizing during a summit with South Korean President Moon Jae In last week, but indicated North Korea would o...

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TROPICS: Tropical Storm Kirk enters the Caribbean

That jet-stream dip has move on, and the leftover system is expected to redevelop into Subtropical Storm Leslie with wind near hurricane force. ...

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India's FM accuses Pakistan of 'harboring terrorists'

Referencing the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack , she said "Hafiz Saeed is still roaming freely" and accused Pakistan of calling terrorists "freed...

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Mark Judge's attorney: Yes, he'll answer Federal Bureau of Investigation questions

The letter comes at the same time the committee has requested a supplemental Federal Bureau of Investigation background check into Christine Bl...

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