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by | October 03, 2018 | 11:55

You could be someone that was flawless your whole life, and somebody else could accuse you of something. It doesn't necessarily have to be a woman. At least 22 women have accused Trump of sexual misconduct between the late 1970s and 2013.

by | October 03, 2018 | 11:07

I met him for the first time a few weeks ago. 'Where's the house?' I don't know. "I had one beer, that's the only thing I remember", Trump said, continuing to make fun of Ford. "@realDonaldTrump just mocked Christine Ford for accusing Kavanaugh of sexual assault in front of thousands of people". "They're trying to destroy a very fine person, and we can't let it happen", Trump said.

by | October 03, 2018 | 09:32

Ms Ramirez was the second woman to accuse Mr Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct, after Christine Blasey Ford . Harvard Law School has informed its students that embattled U.S. Mr McConnell did not specify when exactly the vote would be held, but it is expected to be on Friday or Saturday. Democrats are pressing the investigators to expand their list of witness interviews but have agreed with the timeline.

by | October 03, 2018 | 00:34

For example, it agreed to retain a NAFTA dispute-resolution process that it wanted to jettison but Canada insisted on keeping. And Trump repeatedly said he was ready to scrap the deal entirely, which in my opinion would have been the worst outcome.

by | October 02, 2018 | 23:36

In response to her testimony, Mr Kavanaugh said he had never assaulted her or anyone else. " You can be an exemplary person for 35 years, and then somebody comes and they say, 'You did this or that, '" he told reporters earlier, answering questions by Marine One.

by | October 02, 2018 | 23:32

The announcement was made in an email from administrators to law students on Monday. "People are coming together to say, 'This isn't the type of person we want teaching at Harvard Law, '" said Jessica Lynn Corsi, a law lecturer and 2010 graduate of the school.

by | October 02, 2018 | 22:12

The deal aims to brings more jobs into the United States, with Canada and Mexico accepting more restrictive commerce with the United States, their main export customer. It also requires 40 to 45 percent of vehicles by made by workers who receive wages of at least $16 an hour, according to the Associated Press. "USMCA will give our workers, farmers, ranchers and businesses a high-standard trade agreement that will result in freer markets, fairer trade and robust economic growth in our ...

by | October 02, 2018 | 21:45

Opposition VMRO-DPMNE party spokesman Ivo Kotevski criticized the name deal as something that would force Macedonians to give up their national identity. In Washington, US State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said in a statement: "The United States strongly supports the agreement's full implementation, which will allow Macedonia to take its rightful place in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the European Union, contributing to regional stability, security, and prosperity".

by | October 02, 2018 | 21:26

Originally, the White House quoted the president as saying "I know you're not thanking ", instead of "I know you're not thinking ". There was a brief pause while the reporter, ABC's Cecilia Vega , stood up to ask her question. The Kavanaugh probe was the elephant in the room during today's press conference, and soon even Mr Trump couldn't ignore it. But the president also tried to strike a lighter note, joking about his own bad reputation in the press.

by | October 02, 2018 | 21:08

Those who don't submit proof of marriage by 31 December will be required to leave the country within 30 days, the memo says. Diplomats would be eligible for "limited exceptions" under the Trump administration's policy if they can prove they are from countries that outlaw same-sex partners, the report said.

by | October 02, 2018 | 20:21

Mrs. Trump also cradled an infant and declared the baby a "beautiful boy" as she handed him back to his mother. US First Lady Melania Trump arrived in Ghana's capital Accra on Tuesday on her first solo worldwide trip in Africa, during which she will visit child health facilities, orphanages and meet caregivers.

by | October 02, 2018 | 19:12

Clearly the White House realizes this potential. Sen. Amy Klobuchar , D-Minn., said Sunday, "I'm very concerned about this, because the White House should not be allowed to micromanage an FBI investigation". He said he meant to do that, so he could "tell the full details of my story". The FBI has also interviewed Leland Keyser , who Ford said attended the same party.

by | October 02, 2018 | 18:53

Strickland became the third female Nobel laureate in physics. "I'm honoured to be one of those women", Strickland said at a press conference after being presented with the fact that she was only the third woman ever to win. He realised his dream by creating a light trap, which became known as optical tweezers. Ashkin is the oldest-ever Nobel laureate. The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said a year ago it would seek to more actively encourage nominations of women researchers to begin ...

by | October 02, 2018 | 18:41

A Chinese destroyer came aggressively close to a U.S. navy ship in the South China Sea, forcing it to manoeuvre to prevent a collision, the U.S. Pacific Fleet said Tuesday, describing an encounter that could worsen tensions between the countries.

by | October 02, 2018 | 18:29

Jon Craig, Sky News' chief political correspondent, at conference, said: "We haven't even started the conference yet and they've had a blunder". It appears that people could access an MP's personal details by entering their email address, without a password, when pressing the attendee's button in the app.

by | October 02, 2018 | 17:15

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses a session of the parliament in Ankara on October 1, 2018. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is speaking at the inauguration of a mosque under heavy security as he winds up a visit to Germany .

by | October 02, 2018 | 16:59

After he and accuser Christine Blasey Ford sat for hours of emotional testimony Thursday, the Senate Judiciary Committee on Friday voted to advance the nomination - but Flake, who sits on the committee, had changed his mind after announcing support for Kavanaugh that morning and called for a weeklong FBI investigation into the claims.

by | October 02, 2018 | 14:39

Drone footage shows much of a city on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi is flattened. Four badly hit districts have a combined population of about 1.4 million. 2, 2018. An aerial view of the Taipa beach area, following an natural disaster and tsunami, North Palu , Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. Indonesia is a vast archipelago of more than 17,000 islands home to 260 million people.

by | October 02, 2018 | 14:12

But it would be the two countries' first joint demining work in more than a decade and comes amid global diplomacy aimed at ridding North Korea of its nuclear weapons. Aiming to reduce conventional military threats, they also agreed to remove 11 front-line guard posts by December and set up buffer zones along their land and sea boundaries and a no-fly zone above the border to prevent accidental clashes.

by | October 02, 2018 | 12:55

As a 20-year-old Yale undergraduate, Kavanaugh and a pal, future National Basketball Association player Chris Dudley , were in the middle of a drunken altercation that left a bloody gash in a victim's ear - and that witnesses said started when Kavanaugh tossed ice at the man, according to a newly-revealed police report.

by | October 02, 2018 | 11:36

President Trump speaks as he announces a revamped North American free trade deal and then takes questions from reporters, in the Rose Garden of the White House Monday. He added: "Sometimes I had too many beers, sometimes others did. When Brett got drunk, he was often belligerent and aggressive", Mr Ludington said.

by | October 02, 2018 | 10:28

After more than a year of negotiations, the 25-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA ) is to be replaced by a new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement ( USMCA ). "The practical consequences are limited, if any". A US official quoted by Reuters said the aim was for the agreement to be signed by the end of November before being submitted to the US Congress for approval.

by | October 02, 2018 | 05:58

People injured or affected by the natural disaster and tsunami wait to be evacuated on an air force plane in Palu , Indonesia, on September 30. Indonesia has accepted emergency foreign aid from 18 countries after two earthquakes and a tsunami devastated Sulawesi island last week, leaving hundreds dead and thousands displaced.

by | October 02, 2018 | 05:08

Democrats and Republicans have argued about whether a week is enough time to carry out a thorough investigation. Among those unable to corroborate Ford's account was her lifelong friend, Leland Keyser, who has said she has no recollection of the party and doesn't know Kavanaugh, Mitchell said.

by | October 01, 2018 | 23:43

The U.S. consulate has faced credible threats from Iranian-backed forces in Iraq, a senior administration official told the Wall Street Journal . US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said they will hold Iran responsible for any attacks on American interests by their proxies like the Hashd al-Shaabi in Iraq.