Trump calls new Kavanaugh accusations ‘totally political,’ stands by nominee

President Trump stood foursquare behind Brett Kavanaugh on Monday in the wake of new sexual misconduct allegations against his Supreme Court nominee, calling the uncorroborated claims “totally political” and “unfair.” The president addressed the latest twist to jolt the most chaotic Supreme Court confirmation process in modern times on the sidelines of the United Nations … Continue reading Trump calls new Kavanaugh accusations ‘totally political,’ stands by nominee

Kavanaugh confirmation derailed by sexual misconduct allegations: A list of his accusers

In the midst of his confirmation process, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is facing multiple allegations of sexual misconduct, including an accusation of assault stemming from when he was in high school. Kavanaugh and the White House have unequivocally denied the allegations, and the federal judge is expected to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee … Continue reading Kavanaugh confirmation derailed by sexual misconduct allegations: A list of his accusers

Border Patrol Agents Rescue Migrant Lost for 9 Days Without Food, Water

U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Laredo Sector rescued a migrant who said he had been lost on a ranch for nine days without food or water. Cotulla Border Patrol Station agents received information from the Laredo Dispatch center about a 911 call regarding a lost migrant. Utilizing GPS coordinates from the migrant’s cell … Continue reading Border Patrol Agents Rescue Migrant Lost for 9 Days Without Food, Water

Report: Rod Rosenstein Offers Resignation to John Kelly

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has verbally resigned to Chief of Staff John Kelly, according to a breaking news report. Rosenstein offered his resignation following reports claiming the Justice Department’s second highest-ranked official considered secretly recording President Donald Trump and lobbying cabinet members to invoke the 25th amendment in a bid to remove him, Axios … Continue reading Report: Rod Rosenstein Offers Resignation to John Kelly

Progressives Urge Business to Block Trump’s Merit-Immigration Reform

Progressives and lobbyists are urging business groups to block President Donald Trump’s “public charge” merit-reform of the nation’s immigration laws. The reform allocates green cards to foreigners who less likely to need taxpayers’ aid because they are skilled, healthy, or young. The reform likely saves many billions of dollars that would be otherwise spent on … Continue reading Progressives Urge Business to Block Trump’s Merit-Immigration Reform

Gun Control Activist David Hogg to Address ‘Youth Vote’ at Harvard University

Gun control activist David Hogg is scheduled to speak at Harvard University and the Boston Public Library. CBS News reports Hogg will address energizing young voters during his Harvard speech and will discuss gun control at the Boston Public Library. Hogg and a number of his fellow Parkland students emerged as gun control activists following … Continue reading Gun Control Activist David Hogg to Address ‘Youth Vote’ at Harvard University

CNN’s Toobin: ‘Preposterous’ New Kavanaugh Accuser Is Lying — Story ‘Has a Ring of Truth’

Monday on CNN’s “New Day,” network legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin weighed in on Brett Kavanaugh’s second accusation of sexual misconduct, calling it “preposterous” to believe the accuser, Deborah Ramirez, is lying. According to Toobin, the new accuser “does change things” because of its similarities to the accusation made by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford. “I think … Continue reading CNN’s Toobin: ‘Preposterous’ New Kavanaugh Accuser Is Lying — Story ‘Has a Ring of Truth’

Trump pledges support of Kavanaugh in wake of new, ‘totally political’ sexual misconduct allegations

President Trump stood foursquare behind Brett Kavanaugh on Monday in the wake of new sexual misconduct allegations against his Supreme Court nominee, calling the uncorroborated claims “totally political” and “unfair.” The president addressed the latest twist to jolt the most chaotic Supreme Court confirmation process in modern times on the sidelines of the United Nations … Continue reading Trump pledges support of Kavanaugh in wake of new, ‘totally political’ sexual misconduct allegations

Trump Dismisses Allegations Against Brett Kavanaugh as ‘Highly Unsubstantiated,’ ‘Totally Political’

President Donald Trump dismissed the latest allegations Monday against Brett Kavanaugh, signaling his intent to stand by his Supreme Court nominee to the Supreme Court. “Judge Kavanaugh is an outstanding person, and I am with him all the way,” Trump told reporters after arriving at the United Nations Monday. Trump commented on the unsubstantiated allegations as … Continue reading Trump Dismisses Allegations Against Brett Kavanaugh as ‘Highly Unsubstantiated,’ ‘Totally Political’

Box Office: Michael Moore Bombs, Jack Black’s ‘The House With a Clock in Its Walls’ Wins with $26M

NEW YORK (AP) — The gothic family fantasy “The House With a Clock in Its Walls” exceeded expectations to debut with an estimated $26.9 million in ticket sales at the weekend box office, while audiences showed considerably less interest in Michael Moore’s Donald Trump-themed documentary, “Fahrenheit 11/9,” than his George W. Bush-era one. “The House … Continue reading Box Office: Michael Moore Bombs, Jack Black’s ‘The House With a Clock in Its Walls’ Wins with $26M

World View: Maldives in Crisis as China-Backed Incumbent President Loses Election

This morning’s key headlines from GenerationalDynamics.com Maldives in crisis as China-backed incumbent president Yameen loses election Yameen’s defeat is also a defeat for China’s ‘debt trap diplomacy’ Maldives in crisis as China-backed incumbent president Yameen loses election Map showing strategic location of Maldives and Sri Lanka in the Indian Ocean People in the Maldives islands … Continue reading World View: Maldives in Crisis as China-Backed Incumbent President Loses Election

James Woods Blasts Jack Dorsey over ‘Truly Egregious’ Twitter Ban: ‘This Is About an American Being Silenced’

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Actor James Woods has been locked out of his Twitter account over a tweet he sent out months ago that was found to be in violation of Twitter’s rules. The tweet was posted July 20 and includes a hoax meme that said it came from Democrats and encouraged men not to vote … Continue reading James Woods Blasts Jack Dorsey over ‘Truly Egregious’ Twitter Ban: ‘This Is About an American Being Silenced’

Former Obama official under scrutiny for Manafort ties

Washington attorney Gregory Craig reportedly is under investigation by federal prosecutors for his failure to register his former law firm as a foreign agent.  (Facebook) A former Obama White House counsel is facing increasing pressure from federal prosecutors over his former law firm’s ties to Paul Manafort’s lobbying work for the Ukrainian government, The Washington … Continue reading Former Obama official under scrutiny for Manafort ties

Kavanaugh buffeted by more uncorroborated charges as Dems seek to derail nomination

An uncorroborated, decades-old claim that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh exposed himself to a fellow law school student did not pass The New York Times’ smell test, according to the White House. The claim by Debbie Ramirez that the federal judge sexually harassed her during a party while they attended law school is the latest … Continue reading Kavanaugh buffeted by more uncorroborated charges as Dems seek to derail nomination

White Students a Minority at 23 UK Universities, as Unions Call for Mandatory ‘White Privilege’ Training

Days after calls for professors to be taught about ‘white privilege’, new data has revealed ethnic minority students are now the majority at 23 UK universities. Black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) pupils in Britain are already more likely to attend university than their non-white counterparts, with figures showing the gap is growing year-on-year. It … Continue reading White Students a Minority at 23 UK Universities, as Unions Call for Mandatory ‘White Privilege’ Training

Not Sorry: Jeremy Corbyn Dodges Apology for Labour Anti-Semitism

The UK Jewish community will receive no apology for the anti-Semitism scandal that has engulfed the Labour Party under Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership, he confirmed Sunday. Appearing on BBC One’s Andrew Marr show, the 69-year-old declined an offer by the presenter to “look at the camera and apologise” to Jewish people who wanted to hear “personal … Continue reading Not Sorry: Jeremy Corbyn Dodges Apology for Labour Anti-Semitism

Home Office Demands Two Years of ‘Limitless’ EU Immigration After No Deal Brexit

Around 600 million European citizens will be handed “limitless” access to Britain for more than two years after Brexit if the UK leaves the bloc without a deal, the Home Secretary is claimed to have said. The Tory Home Secretary, Sajid Javid, has reportedly told Cabinet ministers that European Union (EU) nationals will be waved … Continue reading Home Office Demands Two Years of ‘Limitless’ EU Immigration After No Deal Brexit

‘Love Corbyn, Hate Brexit’: Labour Party to Consider Second Europe Referendum

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) – Britain’s main opposition Labour Party confirmed Sunday it will hold a major debate on Brexit at its party conference this week, buoying Labour members hoping to stop the country from leaving the European Union. With the U.K. and the European Union at an impasse in divorce talks, many Labour members think … Continue reading ‘Love Corbyn, Hate Brexit’: Labour Party to Consider Second Europe Referendum

Hamas Plots More Border Riots Targeting Israelis

The Times of Israel reports: Gaza’s Hamas rulers said on Sunday that their indirect negotiations to reach a long-term ceasefire agreement with Israel have halted and vowed to step up the violent protests along the border. Hamas official Sami Abu Zuhri blamed the impasse on the West Bank-based Palestinian Authority, which has voiced its strong opposition … Continue reading Hamas Plots More Border Riots Targeting Israelis

Fmr Gillum Chief of Staff Campaigns for Mayor Against Old Boss’ Record — ‘Tallahassee Had the Highest Number of Murders in History Last Year’

Although Florida Democratic gubernatorial nominee Andrew Gillum’s track record as mayor has seemingly been of little interest to many in the Sunshine State’s political media, one of the hopefuls running to replace Gillum as Tallahassee’s mayor is not ignoring it. According to a recently published article by Steve Smith of Tallahassee Reports, former Gillum chief of … Continue reading Fmr Gillum Chief of Staff Campaigns for Mayor Against Old Boss’ Record — ‘Tallahassee Had the Highest Number of Murders in History Last Year’

VIDEOS: Tornadoes Rock Canada’s Capital

Tens of thousands of people in Ottawa and Hull, Canada, are without electricity after two tornadoes hit the nation’s capital Friday evening. By Sunday, local energy authorities said 70,000 customers are still affected by power outages. They shared drone footage of the tornado-wrought destruction via Twitter in recent days: Work continues at the Merivale station … Continue reading VIDEOS: Tornadoes Rock Canada’s Capital

Dianne Feinstein Demands Another Delay After Another Kavanaugh Accusation

Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), the Senate Judiciary Committee’s ranking Democrat, is demanding Sunday that Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) agree to another delay in the additional hearing on Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh set for Thursday. The hearing was finally set Saturday when Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford’s legal team agreed tentatively to appear after … Continue reading Dianne Feinstein Demands Another Delay After Another Kavanaugh Accusation

Ramirez’s Yale Classmates Reject Kavanaugh Allegations, White House Stands by Nominee

WASHINGTON, DC – The second woman accusing Judge Brett Kavanaugh of inappropriate drunken behavior, Deborah Ramirez, admits “significant gaps in her memories” regarding the college party in question. Critics note her allegations come after six days of consulting with a Democratic lawyer, other persons she claims were at the party deny her account, and even … Continue reading Ramirez’s Yale Classmates Reject Kavanaugh Allegations, White House Stands by Nominee

Grassley promises evaluation of new claims against Kavanaugh, hits Dems for withholding info

Sen. Chuck Grassley, the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, late Sunday slammed Senate Democrats for withholding information from the committee regarding new sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. The Iowa Republican said the committee will attempt to evaluate the new claims, but said in a statement “it appears that they [Democrats] … Continue reading Grassley promises evaluation of new claims against Kavanaugh, hits Dems for withholding info

Coons: ‘I Have Made Up My Mind That I’m Voting Against Judge Kavanaugh’

Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE) doubled down Sunday on his stance as a “no” vote on Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court. “I have made up my mind that I’m voting against Judge Kavanaugh, and that’s based on his jurisprudence,” Coons said on MSNBC’s “Kasie DC.” Coons added there needs to be a hearing … Continue reading Coons: ‘I Have Made Up My Mind That I’m Voting Against Judge Kavanaugh’

Spicer: ‘Elite Media’ Have a ‘Personal Animus’ Towards Trump, Conservatives

Sunday on New York AM 970 radio’s “The Cats Roundtable,” former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer discussed his time in the White House. According to Spicer, the press corps had “vitriol” towards him and still have it for others in the Trump administration because they “don’t like conservatives in general.” “The level of vitriol … Continue reading Spicer: ‘Elite Media’ Have a ‘Personal Animus’ Towards Trump, Conservatives