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Trump Says Allegations Against Kavanaugh Are A 'Big Fat Con'

Trump Says Allegations Against Kavanaugh Are A 'Big Fat Con' At one point in his testimony, Kavanaugh asked senators to judge him by the same standards they would want applied to their father, brother or son in a similar situation. Trudeau's spokesperson said they never requested a meeting. It doesn't matter, because China respects him - both the man, and the man's "very, very large eh-brain". [Full Article...]

High drama in Senate seen for Kavanugh hearing

High drama in Senate seen for Kavanugh hearing While Trump pledged to listen to the testimony of Kavanaugh's accuser and even said he was open to changing his mind about his nominee, he made clear that he was deeply skeptical of these types of accusations. Ford says Kavanaugh pushed her into a room, groped her and covered her mouth when she tried to scream during a high school party. Avenatti also represents Stormy Daniels, who alleges she... [Full Article...]

Tough job for veteran prosecutor who questioned Ford

Tough job for veteran prosecutor who questioned Ford While she stuck to a prosecutorial line of questions, Democrats used their five-minute allotments to screech partisan rhetoric. Two other women have also come forward with allegations of sexual misconduct by Kavanaugh since Christine Blasey Ford first claimed the judge pinned her to a bed, covered her mouth and tried to remove her clothes when they were both in high school in the 1980s. [Full Article...]

Murkowski Says She Supports One-Week Delay On Kavanaugh Vote

Murkowski Says She Supports One-Week Delay On Kavanaugh Vote Republican US Senator Jeff Flake has said he would vote to support Mr Kavanaugh, after being previously undecided. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas, the second ranking-Republican, had said Thursday that the conference would meet and "see where we are". [Full Article...]

Indian supreme court upholds women's right to enter Kerala temple

Indian supreme court upholds women's right to enter Kerala temple The bench, which also comprised Justices R F Nariman, A M Khanwilkar, D Y Chandrachud and Indu Malhotra , had earlier said that the constitutional scheme prohibiting exclusion has "some value" in a "vibrant democracy". The Judgment read keeping women out of the temple on the basis of mensuration is against their dignity and to exclude them is derogatory. The decision came after a number of women ... [Full Article...]

Manchin Supports Vote Delay For FBI Probe Of Kavanaugh Accusations

Showing their own certainty, Republicans quickly scheduled a recommendation vote for Friday morning in the Senate Judiciary Committee , where they hold an 11-10 majority. It's not clear they have the votes. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), who read from the ABA's endorsement of Kavanaugh, and who described the American Bar Association as "the gold standard". [Full Article...]

Pictures of New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern's baby at the UN

Pictures of New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern's baby at the UN But it wasn't necessarily what she had to say that caught people's attention, but rather who she had with her. And there were big "awww's" from the crowd when he showed the picture of Ardern holding baby Neve on her knee during a session of the UN. [Full Article...]

Second Kavanaugh accusation with ties to Boulder surfaces

Although Republicans on the judiciary committee hired an outside counsel to do their questioning, the senators are now saying they may jump in and participate as well. I spent most of my time in high school focused on academics, sports, church, and service. But whatever the outcome, it could lead to a disjointed process on the Democratic side. [Full Article...]

Kavanaugh Responds To NYT Report On 'Hurtful' High School Yearbook Comment

Kavanaugh Responds To NYT Report On 'Hurtful' High School Yearbook Comment Kavanaugh painted himself as a "choir boy" and said he was a virgin in high school and "many years after". Kavanaugh said she was a "great friend" who often hung out with his friend group. Four of the men who were in the picture with Kavanaugh captioned "Renate Alumni " played down the meaning, saying it was a reference to dates or attending school dances with Dolphin. [Full Article...]

China says Trump's election meddling claims are 'slander'

China says Trump's election meddling claims are 'slander' China's top diplomat, Wang Yi, denied Trump's accusation. "I like two-state solution", Trump said in his most clear endorsement of the plan as he met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Security Council meeting on Wednesday, Trump told reporters, "We have evidence". "Some examples of the ways that China is actively interfering in our political system include hurting farmers and... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump says he prefers to keep Rod Rosenstein, may delay meeting

Donald Trump says he prefers to keep Rod Rosenstein, may delay meeting That response came as a surprise given the uproar that ensued following reports that Rosenstein previous year suggested trying to produce evidence of Trump's erratic behavior to force him from office. Trump says he has denied the reports. Shortly after the Times story, Trump told supporters at a rally in Missouri that there is "a lingering stench" at the Justice Department and that "we're go... [Full Article...]

Respected Arizona Prosecutor Chosen To Question Kavanaugh, Ford

Respected Arizona Prosecutor Chosen To Question Kavanaugh, Ford Kavanaugh has denied all the accusations. Rachel Mitchell was the woman hand-picked by Senate Republicans to question Dr. Christine Blasey Ford . Bromwich pointed out there is no precedent for the use of an outside counsel "for the sole goal of shielding the members" from asking a witness questions when they are testifying before the committee. [Full Article...]

CNN's Jim Acosta Spars With President Trump at UN Press Conference

CNN's Jim Acosta Spars With President Trump at UN Press Conference Trump said he was fine with the request and asked Acosta to continue his questioning. Acosta: "I think it'd be great if a female reporter". "What does he mean by that?" "When you say does it effect me?" Trump then cuts off Acosta , "What does it mean, no, what does it mean?" President Donald Trump said allegations of sexual misconduct by Supreme Court Justice nominee Brett Ka... [Full Article...]

Melania Trump to Embark on Solo Trip to Africa

Melania Trump to Embark on Solo Trip to Africa U.S. First Lady Melania Trump will visit Ghana, Malawi, Kenya and Egypt next month on her first solo trip overseas. Egypt (North Africa) and Malawi (Southern Africa) are the list of countries as reported by media outlets and White House correspondents on Wednesday. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump Calls Deborah Ramirez Forgetful Drunk Who "Has Nothing"

Donald Trump Calls Deborah Ramirez Forgetful Drunk Who The president refused to say whether he believed the women accusers of Kavanaugh were liars, dismissing the question as a "game" set up by reporters. "They know him very well". While Trump has repeatedly weathered allegations from women, the Kavanaugh controversy presents the biggest challenge yet for Trump in the #MeToo moment. [Full Article...]

Michael Avenatti identifies new Kavanaugh accuser as Julie Swetnick

Michael Avenatti identifies new Kavanaugh accuser as Julie Swetnick Swetnick claimed that she witnessed Kavanaugh and Judge at parties engaging in " highly inappropriate conduct , including being overly aggressive with girls and not taking "no" for an answer". Material from the Associated Press was used in this report . He said they expect to release additional names and evidence in "coming weeks". However, the committee has scheduled a vote on Kavanaugh's ... [Full Article...]

Chairman of Australian public broadcaster quits over political interference claims

Chairman of Australian public broadcaster quits over political interference claims The prime minister said he would not "prejudge" a recently announced Communications department inquiry into alleged political interference. "[The Government] hate her", Mr Milne is reported to have said to Ms Guthrie, adding "Get rid of her". [Full Article...]

Donald Trump defends 'America 'first' in U.N. General Assembly speech

Donald Trump defends 'America 'first' in U.N. General Assembly speech Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told the Security Council that Trump's decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal "poses a serious threat" to the worldwide nuclear-nonproliferation regime. Wang said that "there is no global agreement that is flawless", but the Iran nuclear deal "has been endorsed unanimously by the UN Security Council" and the past three years had shown it is "a "via... [Full Article...]

Kavanaugh denies two additional accusations to Senate Judiciary Committee

Kavanaugh denies two additional accusations to Senate Judiciary Committee U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg participates in taking a new family photo with her fellow justices at the Supreme Court building in Washington , D.C., U.S., June 1, 2017. "She admits time lapses". Hill took great pains not to speculate on Kavanaugh specifically, but she did acknowledge that "someone who comes into the court should not have a cloud over himself and over the cour... [Full Article...]

Kavanaugh accuser says her strongest memory is 'uproarious laughter'

When I did, Brett put his hand over my mouth to stop me from screaming. Sometimes I had too many. Senator Grassley went on to say he intends to conduct the hearing in a safe, comfortable and dignified manner. Chuck Grassley , a Republican from Iowa, has said the committee's own investigation will suffice. Those former students, along with two others who were close to both Kavanaugh and Ramirez a... [Full Article...]


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