• Trump avoided Trudeau a couple of times at the United Nations, official says
Trump avoided Trudeau a couple of times at the United Nations, official says

The office of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau declined to comment on Saturday's talks. Trade experts took the change in Freeland's itinerary as a positive sign: "It is more likely than not that we will have a deal by the deadline", said Dan Ujczo, an OH trade lawyer and partner with the USA firm Dickinson Wright.

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  • Ford accuses Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh at dramatic Senate hearing
Ford accuses Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh at dramatic Senate hearing

Kavanaugh has denied all of the allegations. The Democratic senators will have free reign to ask questions. Trump called Kavanaugh was "one of the highest quality people" he's ever met. Republicans have hired Rachel Mitchell , a career prosecutor with decades of experience prosecuting sex crimes, to ask questions to both Ford and Kavanaugh.

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  • FM Qureshi to reach Washington today for bilateral talks
FM Qureshi to reach Washington today for bilateral talks

Pakistan, which was at the receiving end of a blunt attack by India at the United Nations General Assembly ( UNGA ) for its "behaviour" towards terrorism, in its reply moved to target "Hindu extremist" Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

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  • Trump says he refused to meet Canada's Trudeau at UN
Trump says he refused to meet Canada's Trudeau at UN

He was asked if he had denied Trudeau a request for face time while the two leaders were at the UN. Earlier in the day, Trudeau's envoy to the US stressed that Ottawa won't sign a deal that lacks a robust dispute settlement mechanism, nor will it join an agreement if it means Canada will still be subjected to American tariffs under the guise of n...

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  • North Korea says denuclearization hinges on USA reducing sanctions
North Korea says denuclearization hinges on USA reducing sanctions

Donald Trump has told a cheering crowd that he and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "fell in love". The two will live with South Korea's First Dog, Tori, who became the first shelter dog to take up residence at the South Korean presidential compound.

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  • Our community is heartbroken — Maddox Ritch
Our community is heartbroken — Maddox Ritch

Kaplan added there were still many unanswered questions, and the public's help was needed to gather more information. After a desperate day-long search, a body believed to be that of a missing boy with autism has been found near a highway in North Carolina.

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  • Women allowed to enter Sabarimala temple
Women allowed to enter Sabarimala temple

Another judge, Justice D.Y. Chandrachud had stated that the right to pray is equal for both men and women. Women and girls were previously barred from the famous temple in the southern Indian state on grounds that the deity, Lord Ayyappa, was celibate and could be angered.

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  • Theresa May rules out an autumn general election before Brexit
Theresa May rules out an autumn general election before Brexit

If EU and Britain agree on a deal, it must be approved by individual nations before Britain leaves. The math on the United Kingdom vote looks ominous for May's government , because it lacks an overall majority. In addition, the party has been thrown into disarray during the conference with conflicting messages from senior figures whether a party...

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  • Kavanaugh gains key GOP senator ahead of crucial vote
Kavanaugh gains key GOP senator ahead of crucial vote

Dershowitz echoed the widespread call for an investigation after the emotional testimony of Kavanaugh and one of his accusers, Christine Blasey Ford , earlier in the day. The heated exchange during a recess in the a high-stakes hearing where Ford vividly and repeatedly testified to her experience, addressing questions from Mitchell and Senate De...

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  • Trump brings rare laughter to United Nations summit
Trump brings rare laughter to United Nations summit

As part of a speech that would appear to have been written during the Cold War, and contradicting his claims that the US respects other nations' sovereignty, Trump declared that "Virtually everywhere socialism or communism has been tried, it has produced suffering, corruption, and decay".

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  • Christine Blasey Ford: her 'terrible secret' sets off a U.S. political firestorm
Christine Blasey Ford: her 'terrible secret' sets off a U.S. political firestorm

Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Senator Chuck Grassley opened the hearing with an apology to both Blasey Ford and Kavanaugh. "She was like, 'I can't deal with this". In a sworn statement, Swetnick said she witnessed Kavanaugh "consistently engage in excessive drinking and inappropriate contact of a sexual nature with women in the early 1980...

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  • Michael Avenatti Is ‘Thoroughly Enjoying’ Living ‘Rent-Free’ In Trump’s Head
Michael Avenatti Is ‘Thoroughly Enjoying’ Living ‘Rent-Free’ In Trump’s Head

In that New Yorker article - which focused on a second Kavanaugh accuser, Deborah Ramirez , who alleges Kavanaugh exposed himself to her at Yale in the 1980s - Rasor did not make any allegations against Kavanaugh. The 53-year-old - who had already been accused of sexual misconduct by two women - said the claim by Ms Swetnick was " ridiculo...

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  • How to Watch the Brett Kavanaugh Hearing
How to Watch the Brett Kavanaugh Hearing

On September 26, Michael Avenatti released a sworn statement from Julie Swetnick , saying she witnessed abusive behaviour by Kavanaugh and Judge during high school parties in the early 1980s. "I don't know who this is and this never happened", Kavanaugh said in a statement issued through the White House. The previously unknown interviews could...

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  • Let the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe these claims: Kavanaugh, Ford and, now, Ramirez
Let the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe these claims: Kavanaugh, Ford and, now, Ramirez

Kavanaugh has called the allegations against him a "smear campaign", and said he will not be intimidated into withdrawing his nomination. "And when I heard Professor Ford say that Kavanaugh had his hand over her mouth, I believed her". "I advise students, male and female, to dress professionally-not too casually-and to avoid inappropriate cloth...

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  • Tuesday evening storm threat 6 PM to Midnight
Tuesday evening storm threat 6 PM to Midnight

Louis area as the Storm Prediction Center has removed the "slight" risk of severe thunderstorms for Tuesday. Lows tonight will be in the upper-50s. Nothing expected to be severe at this time as we plan on seeing around a half an inch of rainfall.

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  • Trump, Deputy AG to meet on Thursday
Trump, Deputy AG to meet on Thursday

Sekulow spoke amid reports that Rosenstein would resign or be fired Monday, and before Trump announced that he would be meeting his deputy attorney general on Thursday about his job status. As deputy attorney general, Rosenstein has made two public announcements of indictments brought by the special counsel - one against Russians accused of hacking...

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  • New Claims Against Brett Kavanaugh Drive Down Betting Odds
New Claims Against Brett Kavanaugh Drive Down Betting Odds

Reuters was not immediately able to verify the substance of the woman's allegation . Keith Koegler's statement says Ford revealed her story, and Kavanaugh's name as the alleged attacker, over two years beginning in 2016. Susan Collins of Maine, Arizona's Jeff Flake and Alaska's Lisa Murkowski _ would react to the latest accusation. USA Toda...

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  • Trump says he wants two-state solution for Mideast conflict
Trump says he wants two-state solution for Mideast conflict

USA intelligence agency conclusions that Russian Federation interfered in the 2016 United States presidential vote have hung over Trump's presidency. sanction. "I would say over the next two to three to four months that would be the time that I would like to release the plan", Trump said, when pressed for a time frame.

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  • Michael Avenatti identifies new Kavanaugh accuser as Julie Swetnick
Michael Avenatti identifies new Kavanaugh accuser as Julie Swetnick

Avenatti, an attorney for Stormy Daniels and fervent critic of President Donald Trump , teased in an email to the Senate Judiciary Committee indicating he had "significant evidence" Kavanaugh and his friend Mark Judge participated in gang rapes in the early 1980's.

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  • Lawyers submit 4 statements backing up assault story against Supreme Court nominee
Lawyers submit 4 statements backing up assault story against Supreme Court nominee

A second woman, Deborah Ramirez , a Yale University classmate of Kavanaugh's, claims that he exposed himself to her and shoved his penis in her face at a dorm room party in their freshman year at the Ivy League school. "You said in your letter that you intend to provide a "fair and credible process" that provides Dr. Blasey Ford "fair and resp...

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  • Who is the group behind the terror attack in Iran?
Who is the group behind the terror attack in Iran?

The deputy head of Iran's Revolutionary Guards warned U.S. and Israeli leaders on Monday to expect a "devastating" response from Tehran, accusing them of involvement in the attack in Ahvaz. The attack was then claimed by another Ahvazi group, the Arab Struggle Movement for the Liberation of Ahwaz, and the Islamic State group also claimed involv...

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  • Russian Federation to provide Syria with new missile system, over Israeli opposition
Russian Federation to provide Syria with new missile system, over Israeli opposition

Israel's military said in a statement its jets "did not hide behind any aircraft and that the Israeli aircraft were in Israeli airspace at the time of the downing of the Russian plane". Russian Federation blamed Israel for creating unsafe conditions that caused the crash. Syrian air-defense command units will be connected directly to Russian ...

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  • Second woman accuses Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct
Second woman accuses Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct

Ford believes it is important for Senators to hear directly from her about the sexual assault committed against her". Judge refuted Ford's claim in a letter to the Senate Judiciary Committee, writing "I have no memory of this alleged incident".

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  • O’Rourke: Won’t go negative ahead of Texas Senate debate
O’Rourke: Won’t go negative ahead of Texas Senate debate

She further said that no matter the poll , O'Rourke will have to woo some Republicans in order to win in November. Such work would prove hard, Mr. Cruz said, given Mr. Cruz offered no compromise on hardline immigration measures or gun control, months after a mass shooting at a high school near Houston. Garcia said Texas Democrats are working h...

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  • Pope relieves bishop Mulakkal of pastoral responsibilities
Pope relieves bishop Mulakkal of pastoral responsibilities

A Catholic bishop accused of repeatedly raping a nun has been arrested in the southern Indian state of Kerala. Asked about whether there were any delay in recording the arrest of the bishop, he said there need to be multi-level discussion during Interrogation to arrive a decision in this regard.

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  • Court nominee Kavanaugh's accuser agrees to testify 'with conditions'
Court nominee Kavanaugh's accuser agrees to testify 'with conditions'

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and Judiciary Committee ranking member Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., wrote a letter to President Trump urging him to direct the FBI to investigate sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

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  • D printed guns promoter detained in Taiwan
D printed guns promoter detained in Taiwan

Authorities said Wilson traveled to Taipei shortly after and missed his flight back home. Immigration Agents were unable to determine Wilson's location at that time . Cody Wilson, founder of Defense Distributed , has been arrested in Taiwan, reports CBS News . The National Immigration Agency is now urging the American Institute in Taiwan to ...

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  • Amnesty Calls for Accountability for Hurricane Maria Using Projection on Trump Hotel
Amnesty Calls for Accountability for Hurricane Maria Using Projection on Trump Hotel

Her complaints were echoed at a Capitol Hill conference Thursday where experts called for a 9/11 Commission-style investigation into the government's response to the storm that left an estimated 3,000 people dead, making it the deadliest American natural disaster in a century.

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  • Suspect Caught in Logan Circle Stabbing of Wendy Martinez
Suspect Caught in Logan Circle Stabbing of Wendy Martinez

In heartbreaking CCTV footage , the woman was captured staggering into a local Chinese restaurant, gushing blood from a severe wound in her neck. Detectives said the attack was random and that Martinez did not know Crawford. "The best thing we can do right now is identify the person that's responsible", Newsham said. Court records indicate C...

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  • Kavanaugh's accuser NOT ready to testify against Trump's supreme court nominee
Kavanaugh's accuser NOT ready to testify against Trump's supreme court nominee

Ford's call for the FBI to investigate also demonstrates her confidence that when all the facts are examined by an impartial investigation, her account will be further corroborated and confirmed", Schumer said in a statement . "The invitation for Monday still stands", he said. SNELL: Oh, absolutely. We're seeing a situation where both sides ar...

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  • Infants Among 5 People Stabbed At New York City Daycare
Infants Among 5 People Stabbed At New York City Daycare

Other children at the day care weren't injured, authorities said. They too are in hospital. At a press conference on Friday morning, an NYPD official confirmed that there were multiple families inside the home at the time and many are believed to live there.

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  • Lawyer: Ford can testify next week if terms fair
Lawyer: Ford can testify next week if terms fair

Yesterday Ford, through her lawyers, offered to appear next week - after a days-long standoff with committee Chairman Sen. "She wishes to testify, provided that we can agree on terms that are fair and which ensure her safety", Katz wrote in the email, which was obtained by The Associated Press after first being reported by The New York Times...

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  • With a calmer Syria, Hezbollah may reduce its fighters there
With a calmer Syria, Hezbollah may reduce its fighters there

Israel's army said Tuesday that strikes a day earlier targeted a Syrian facility that was about to transfer weapons to Hezbollah on behalf of Iran, another ally of the Syrian government. The incident was the worst case of friendly fire between the two allies since Russia's game-changing military intervention in September 2015. The Israeli air fo...

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  • Colleagues Describe Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford as Honest and Rigorous
Colleagues Describe Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford as Honest and Rigorous

She later was hired as a professor in a consortium between Stanford and Palo Alto University. Democrats were quick to back her call for a delay. Trump told journalists at the White House that he retained full faith in the judge, saying it was "very hard for me to imagine that anything happened".

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  • Trump aide says sex claim against Brett Kavanaugh should be heard
Trump aide says sex claim against Brett Kavanaugh should be heard

The person described Kavanaugh as "resolute" and eager to defend himself. Sen. Chuck Grassley , a Republican from Iowa, said on radio's Hugh Hewitt Show that he'd not yet received confirmation from the accuser that she would appear at Monday's hearing, despite several attempts to reach her.

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