• Sen. Orrin Hatch throws colorful terms at Democrats oppose Supreme Court nominee
Sen. Orrin Hatch throws colorful terms at Democrats oppose Supreme Court nominee

Bush administration as an associate White House counsel as a stall tactic. "Kavanaugh before the midterm elections", and that "the George W. Bush Presidential Library is lending its resources to processing Kavanaugh records in a bid to help expedite the release of the records Grassley and his fellow Republicans have requested".

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  • Police say woman in Missouri was not missing Iowa student
Police say woman in Missouri was not missing Iowa student

The family of a 20-year-old college student who went missing two weeks ago and a local organization in Iowa have announced that $172,000 has been raised for a reward fund created to bring her home. "It is our greatest hope that if someone has her, that they would just release her and claim that money we have raised for her freedom". "Just imagine i...

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  • Donald Trump's tweet on Muller probe 'opinion not order': White House
Donald Trump's tweet on Muller probe 'opinion not order': White House

President Donald Trump's legal team and special counsel Robert Mueller's office are reportedly closing in on a deal to allow Mueller to interview the president. Though Trump has questioned whether Russian Federation was involved in the 2016 election , national intelligence director Dan Coats said, "We continue to see a pervasive messaging cam...

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  • Mnangagwa has large lead in Zimbabwe presidential election - electoral commission
Mnangagwa has large lead in Zimbabwe presidential election - electoral commission

HARARE, Zimbabwe-Police raided the offices of Zimbabwe's main opposition, while the party's leader said he wouldn't accept the result if President Emmerson Mnangagwa were declared the victor of Monday's election . "This is not an election it is a disgrace on our country", one young man, Colbert Mugwenhi, said. Human rights activists and some g...

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  • California's Carr Fire Jumps Sacramento River; Blamed For 2 Deaths
California's Carr Fire Jumps Sacramento River; Blamed For 2 Deaths

Weber also said that the injured firefighters weren't necessarily injured by flames alone. The Mercy Medical Center in Redding evacuated its neonatal intensive care unit, it said in a statement. Two other firefighters - a bulldozer operator and a city of Redding fireman - have been killed fighting the Carr Fire over the last 24 hours. A wildfir...

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  • Volunteers searching for missing University of Iowa student
Volunteers searching for missing University of Iowa student

While time passes, she said the uncertainty has been "excruciating". Later Thursday: Tibbetts' family reported her missing to police on Thursday, according to the Des Moines Register . "As frustrating as that feels, it is just part of how such investigations work", the sheriff's office said. "We continue to hope that she's somewhere with a f...

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  • USA ready to make 'real deal' on Iran nukes
USA ready to make 'real deal' on Iran nukes

The White House has blamed Iranian president Hassan Rouhani for inciting a war of words with USA leader Donald Trump, who warned that verbal threats could escalate into military conflict with America. President Donald Trump's national security adviser is echoing the combative warning to Iran against deploying any more threatening language t...

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  • Trump Warns Turkey: Free Pastor Brunson or Face 'Large Sanctions'
Trump Warns Turkey: Free Pastor Brunson or Face 'Large Sanctions'

The court order came one day after Congress advanced a bill that would ban delivery of fifth-generation F-35 fighter jets to Turkey . Andrew Brunson had already spent almost two years in detention on terrorism charges. American pastor Andrew Brunson is being held in Turkey on accusations of terror and espionage.In a tweet, President Trump ca...

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  • Federal Investigators Have More Than 100 Trump-Related Tapes From Cohen
Federal Investigators Have More Than 100 Trump-Related Tapes From Cohen

The word "cash" may reveal Trump's intent to keep secret a scheme that was created to protect him from a shameful truth - his betrayal of his wife - and might also violate election laws that require every campaign-related expenditure be made public.

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  • War of words emanates from Tehran after Pompeo speech to Iranian Americans
War of words emanates from Tehran after Pompeo speech to Iranian Americans

Terming previous Obama deal as "one-sided", Trump says he's ready for Iran to come back to negotiation table. In retaliation, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday warned Trump to "be cautious". The Republican leader's response was reminiscent of the belligerent tone he took with North Korea a year ago. "This will take you nowh...

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  • Trump considering revoking ex-Obama officials' security clearance
Trump considering revoking ex-Obama officials' security clearance

Former Deputy State Department spokesperson Adam Ereli said Monday that revoking the security clearances of multiple top Obama-era officials would "ring alarm bells" in Washington. Sanders made reference to Brennan's treason comment in explaining Trump's threat toward the security clearances. She called Mr. Trump's one-on-one meeting with Mr.

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  • Israel Accused Of Striking Alleged Syrian Chemical Weapons Facility
Israel Accused Of Striking Alleged Syrian Chemical Weapons Facility

President Donald trump in Moscow, in which both leaders spoke of the importance of Israel's security. Putin's envoy Alexander Lavrentiev said on Thursday that the Russian president regards USA unilateral sanctions on Iran as a violation of the JCPOA.

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  • Trump’s Iran tweet quickly and deservedly became an ALL-CAPS meme
Trump’s Iran tweet quickly and deservedly became an ALL-CAPS meme

The tweet follows an apparent warning issued by Iran's President in which he said Americans "must understand that war with Iran is the mother of all wars and peace with Iran is the mother of all peace". "Such policies will unite Iranians who will overcome plots against their country", Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi sai...

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  • Gunman not charged in Florida 'Stand Your Ground' shooting
Gunman not charged in Florida 'Stand Your Ground' shooting

Drejka shot Markeis McGlockton, 28, after McGlockton exited the store, returned to the parking lot and pushed Drejka to the ground. Prior to the shooting, McGlockton had parked in a handicap spot with his girlfriend and three children before he entered the store to purchase food with his five-year-old son.

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  • All duck boat sinking survivors out of hospital
All duck boat sinking survivors out of hospital

Duck boat survivor Tia Coleman is telling her story about the tragic accident that killed nine of her family members and 17 passengers out of the 29 on board. Seventeen of the 31 passengers died. Three of Coleman's children and her husband were among the dead. She and her 13-year-old nephew, Donovan Hall, were the only members of her family to ...

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  • Britain To Take In Some Of The 800 Evacuated Overnight From Syria
Britain To Take In Some Of The 800 Evacuated Overnight From Syria

An Israeli source briefed on the David's Sling activation said the interceptor missiles were launched following an initial assessment that the two incoming Syrian SS-21 rockets would hit the Israeli side of the Golan. Syrian rebel forces had hoped to oust dictator Bashar al-Assad. Syrian authorities have long described the Civil Defense sea...

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  • Montenegro, replying to Trump, says it contributes to peace in Europe
Montenegro, replying to Trump, says it contributes to peace in Europe

About this American leader said in an interview with TV host Tucker Carlson on the Fox News channel, which aired the evening of Tuesday, July 17, reports DW. DARMANOVIC: We confirm our strong friendship and alliance with the United States. However, Trump was so fixated during the press conference on domestic U.S.

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  • Russian Federation says Putin, Trump discussed referendum in Ukraine
Russian Federation says Putin, Trump discussed referendum in Ukraine

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump gestures during a joint news conference with Russia's President Vladimir Putin after their meeting in Helsinki , Finland, July 16, 2018. Trump initially had described the idea as an " incredible offer ". With the fallout from the Putin meeting matching or eclipsing previous controversies in Trump's ...

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  • Trump responds to Cohen taping: 'Your favourite president did nothing wrong'
Trump responds to Cohen taping: 'Your favourite president did nothing wrong'

Despite the President's comment Saturday, he has waived privilege on the recording, said two sources briefed on legal discussions surrounding the materials seized in April. "The transaction that Michael is talking about on the tape never took place, but what's important is: If it did take place, the president said it has to be done correctly and it...

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  • Duck boat captain said life jackets not needed — Survivor
Duck boat captain said life jackets not needed — Survivor

Rader said there were life vests on board the vessel but it's unclear if the passengers had them on. "We have to bring nine bodies, four babies, home". Video footage captured from the lakeshore showed two amphibious vessels, known as duck boats for their ability to operate on land and water, struggling to move through the waves.

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