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Global News Trump Says Brett Kavanaugh 'Does Not Deserve This'
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Supreme Court is a classic case study of how a judicial body that considers itself a cloistered debating society can not escape the political winds that blow outside the building that features, just to the left of the entrance of the marble structure, a statue titled Contemplation of Justice.

Global News Here’s Video of Brett Kavanaugh Joking About ‘What Happens at Georgetown Prep’
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She and Maura Kane both dated Kavanaugh in the 1980s, when he was a student at the elite Georgetown Preparatory School outside Washington , D.C. Kavanaugh , 53, has vehemently denied the accusation. Ford recounted the incident in couples therapy back in 2012, while her therapist jotted down notes, indicating that she didn't just come forward with these allegation after Kavanaugh was nominated.

Global News Concourt rules in favour of personal, private use of dagga
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But ultimately, it would be up to the court to decide whether the person in possession of cannabis had the intent to deal it, or use it for his/her consumption. In Malawi, marijuana remains illegal. The Constitutional Court's ruling focuses on the issue of privacy, and a person's right to do as they please in their own home.

Global News Senators fight over witnesses for Kavanaugh hearing, accuser might not show
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He said the process should be delayed "until it's finished". Christine Ford and Brett Kavanaugh . "On Friday, Judge Kavanaugh "categorically and unequivocally" denied this allegation". Ford said she was able to escape only when the friend jumped on top of them . "When senator Feinstein sat with Judge Kavanaugh for a long period of time, a long, long meeting, she had this letter".

Global News North Carolina Governor Warns Residents to be Alert for Florence Flash Floods
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The governor said that 23 truckloads of supplies were able to make it into Wilmington this morning, though officials are uncertain whether the single road into the city will remain functional as rivers continue to flood. "This is an epic storm that is still continuing", Cooper said. The flooding could presist for several weeks in some areas. On Monday, police in Union County, North Carolina, recovered the body of a one-year-old boy who had been swept away by floodwaters.

Global News Dozens feared trapped in Philippine landslide following Typhoon Mangkhut
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While Hong Kong raised the highest alert for the storm, China raised a yellow, level 2 alert, on its four-level scale. Hundreds of flights were cancelled. "Before Ompong came, I asked them to leave", Palangdan told the Times of the miners, using the local name for Typhoon Mangkhut . The group ignored warnings from policemen and disaster officials who attempted to move them out of harm's way last week, he said in a separate DZMM interview.

Global News 61 cars sold during auction of PM House vehicles
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They are the Bengalis and Afghans who are living in Pakistan, he said, adding that "These immigrants have lived here for decades, their children were born here, but they don't have identity cards and passports", he said. Afghans are a significant portion of the almost 20 million residents in Karachi. The Ministers will also meet their Saudi counterparts to discuss bilateral cooperation, the FO said.

Global News Supreme Court nominee faces sexual assault allegation
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On Monday, Kavanaugh again reiterated his denial of the allegations. The judge was seen arriving at the White House on Monday morning but there was no immediate explanation of the reason for his visit. Initially the sexual misconduct allegation was conveyed in a private letter without revealing Dr Ford's name. Kavanaugh said in his statement he "had no idea who was making this accusation until she identified herself".

Global News Gunmen dressed as mariachi band shoot dead five people in Mexico City
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Mexico City's prosecutors' office said at least one foreigner was among those injured. Investigators recovered 60 empty bullet casings at the scene of the crime, which prosecutors say appears a targeted attack on an individual. Mexico City has been largely spared from the worse of the violent crime until 2014, when homicide levels surged to record levels. The identity of the three dead was not immediately clear, but the Milenio newspaper said they were men.

Global News Syrian Forces Shot Down Russian Plane, Killing 15 Servicemen, Ministry Says
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The Ministry of Defence said 15 Russian military service people had died because of what it described as Israel's irresponsible actions. The US was alerted to the incident after Syrian forces broadcast an urgent search and rescue call over an global frequency, before another unidentified country sent word to the US about the type of aircraft and that the plane had been shot down.

Global News FEMA Postpones ‘Presidential Alert’ Text From Trump to Oct. 3
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Some cell phones will not receive the test message, and cell phones should only receive the message once. The reason for delaying the wireless alert test is unclear. More than 100 carriers, including the largest carriers (Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile), will participate in the emergency alert test, FEMA said. If you receive an actual alert, how will you communicate with your family? The wireless emergency alerts (WEA) system was authorized by Congress in 2015 under a law that states ...

Author: 0 Russian plane 'disappeared' during suspected Israeli aerial raid in Syria

Other attacks were reported on September 4 that targeted sites in the coastal Tartus area and in Hama province. There was no comment from Israel on the incident. The news site said the plane is capable of monitoring Syrian skies in real time. Around the time the plane disappeared, the Syrian coastal city of Latakia - near a Russian airbase to which the Il-20 was returning - came under attack from "enemy missiles", and missile defence batteries responded, regime media reported.

Author: 0 Trump orders public release of Russian Federation documents

In a June hearing, some Republican House members shouted at Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who oversees Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe, and accused him of withholding documents related to the investigation into whether Trump's campaign colluded with Russian Federation.

Author: 0 Elon Musk sued by British diver he accused of being a pedophile

Musk's mini-submarine proposal had sparked immediate skepticism, including from Unsworth, who told CNN after the rescue that the " PR stunt " had "absolutely no chance of working", and that Musk could "stick his submarine where it hurts".

Global News White House is Planning an Attack on Kavanaugh Accuser, Christine Blasey Ford
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He denies he was even at the 1982 high school party in question where his accuser, now a California psychology professor, says he tried to rape her as his friend watched. Democrats like Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) explicitly took this as support for his call to delay the vote. "I agree with Sen". "It takes courage for any woman to speak up about sexual assault , and we need to respect Prof".

Global News Kavanaugh accuser comes forward
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She said a drunken Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her more than three decades ago while they were both in high school by pinning her to a bed, groping her over her clothes, grinding against her, attempting to take off her clothes and putting his hand over her mouth when she tried to scream.

Global News 'Relentless rains' continue as Florence almost stalls over Carolinas
Author: 0 'Relentless rains' continue as Florence almost stalls over Carolinas

The storm's center is crawling over SC, but many of its main rain bands still are over already-saturated North Carolina - setting up what may be days of flooding for some communities. Two people died in Lenoir County. "It's the worst feeling in the world to hear people yelling for help, and you can't do anything", she said. Storm Florence has battered the eastern United States coast with non-stop rain, surging seawater and howling winds .

Global News Sen. Lindsey Graham confident Mueller investigation will finish without political interference
Author: 0 Sen. Lindsey Graham confident Mueller investigation will finish without political interference

The move allows him to avoid a second criminal trial and ends Manafort's more than year-long fight against investigators in the Russian Federation investigation. "This has absolutely nothing to do with the president or his victorious 2016 presidential campaign", she said. On Sunday, Mr Trump's lawyer Mr Rudy Giuliani tweeted: "Mueller can investigate endlessly and he will find no evidence".

Global News London mayor calls for second referendum on Brexit
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Johnson wrote in Monday's Daily Telegraph that May's Brexit negotiations were heading for a "spectacular political auto crash" that would leave Britain in "the ditch with a total write-off of Brexit". " People voted clearly; 17.4 million people voted to leave the European Union and Sadiq is essentially saying, "stop, let's delay that whole process, let's throw it into chaos", and I think that would be a profound mistake".

Author: 0 White House, Grassley Back Kavanaugh After Accuser Goes Public

After the Post's article went up, Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee released a statement again questioning the timing of the accusations and why Sen. The White House countered that Feinstein was waging an "11th hour attempt to delay [Kavanaugh's] confirmation". "I think the Senate is headed toward a reasonable approach, allowing this woman to be heard in sworn testimony, allowing Judge Kavanaugh to be heard in sworn testimony", Conway said.

Global News Australia strawberry needles scare widens as federal probe is launched
Author: 0 Australia strawberry needles scare widens as federal probe is launched

Growers have said they fear the current scare, which has struck during the peak production season, could devastate an industry already struggling with costs and market pressure. He urged authorities to throw the book at whoever was responsible. Nationals frontbencher Andrew Broad has blasted the culprits as "low-life scum".

Global News Beto O'Rourke: Officer in Botham Jean shooting should be fired
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The officer was white. Guyger told investigators that she parked on the wrong floor of her building after returning home from work late that night and she mistakenly entered Jean's apartment, which was right above her third-floor unit. Jean's apartment was dark, she claimed , according to an arrest affidavit. Laurence Miller, a police psychologist in Boca Raton, Florida, said that based on the current information available, Guyger appears to have "basically followed the procedure for ...

Global News Dozens dead as Typhoon Mangkhut rips through southeast Asia
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Authorities in Hong Kong issued a signal 10 - the strongest possible storm warning - as the storm hit the busy financial centre. Hong Kong was also buffeted by fierce winds that tore off roofs, downed trees and caused cranes perched atop half-built skyscrapers to swing ominously.

Global News WEATHER WARNING: Strong winds could bring travel disruption and power shortages
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FORECASTERS have sent out a warning to all those in the path of Storm Helene, which is expected to pass over the North West. Tropical Storm Helene, is heading towards Ireland. As well as a Yorkshire and Humber warning, North East England, North West England, Northern Ireland, SW Scotland, Lothian Borders, South West England, Strathclyde and Wales have also been issued with warnings.

Global News Teenager killed in MA gas blasts
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A preliminary investigation determined the blaze on Diamond Street was unrelated to the gas leaks that forced thousands of residents from their homes, Lawrence Fire Chief Brian Moriarty said. Officials said that between 60 and 80 fires and a number of explosions broke out in homes and businesses in the towns of Lawrence, Andover and North Andover.

Global News Palestinians Bury 12-Year-Old Killed In Israel Border Clashes
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Shadi Abdel Aal was fatally wounded Friday during demonstrations east of Jabalia in northern Gaza, becoming one of the youngest Palestinians to be killed in months of unrest along the frontier. The Mexico City prosecutors' office said at least one foreigner was among those wounded in Friday night's attack, which local media said was staged by three gunmen.

Global News Brett Kavanaugh accuser speaks out about sexual assault allegations
Author: 0 Brett Kavanaugh accuser speaks out about sexual assault allegations

Ford took a polygraph test in early August, then chose to remain anonymous, despite the results affirming her honesty. Kavanaugh has denied the allegation . Ford, now a 51-year-old research psychologist in California, told the Washington Post that in July she sent a letter to Democratic Representative Anna Eshoo about the incident but requested confidentiality at the time.

Global News Brett Kavanaugh Accuser Speaks To WaPo On Supreme Court Nominees Alleged Assault
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When she tried to scream, she said, he put his hand over her mouth. In a statement released by the White House Friday, Kavanaugh said: "I categorically and unequivocally deny this allegation". Kennedy, who sits on the judiciary committee, told Fox News Sunday Democrats had done nothing during hearings to raise the contents of a letter about the alleged assault which was reportedly sent in July to the California Democrat Dianne Feinstein.

Global News Skripal suspects interview: Key excerpts
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It is absurd to accuse Russian Federation of lying about the two men accused of poisoning the Skripals in Salisbury , the Kremlin has said. The two men denied transporting the Novichok nerve agent. Police believe the perfume bottle had been specially adapted to carry the poison. "Is it silly for decent lads to have women's perfume? ", RT quoted Boshirov as saying in remarks translated into English.

Global News Tropical Depression Isaac drenches Puerto Rico, Sparks Outages
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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's student paper, The Daily Tar Heel, reported that class has been canceled and students have been encouraged to leave the Chapel Hill area before the storm hits. Hurricane Isaac, we hardly knew ye. Tonight we will see partly cloudy skies with scattered rain and storms still lingering around. Residents especially those in flood and landslide prone areas are to be vigilant; and small craft operators and sea bathers are advised to exercise ...

Global News Scenes From The Carolina Coast As Hurricane Florence Surges Ashore
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A surge is also likely along portions of the SC coast. The storm is huge, the National Hurricane Center says, and its worst effects will reach "a large area regardless of exactly where the center of Florence moves". "Our meteorologists are saying that the rainfall amounts will be devastating in certain areas", he said. An estimated 20-30 inches of rainfall is projected for coastal North Carolina and northeastern SC - with up to forty inches in isolated areas.

Global News Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge sets new marathon world record in Berlin
Author: 0 Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge sets new marathon world record in Berlin

He threw his arms up on his head in disbelief and then jumped into the arms of his longtime coach, Patrick Sang. Berlin debutant Amos Kipruto came second in 2 hours, 6 minutes and 23 seconds, followed by a third Kenyan, former world-record holder Wilson Kipsang , who was 25 seconds behind.

Global News Cape Cod shark attack: Man killed in attack off MA beach
Author: 0 Cape Cod shark attack: Man killed in attack off MA beach

There was no immediate word on the type of shark involved in Saturday's attack, but it marks the first time since 1936 that someone has been killed by a shark in MA. He's still recovering from his puncture wounds in a Boston hospital. Reinhart said she hoped to discuss the incident with fellow Select Board members before saying anything further.

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