Kavanaugh accuser's call for FBI inquiry before testimony is dismissed

Supreme court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has been accused of sexual assault by Christine Blasey Ford. Christine Blasey Ford, the woman ...
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Yemen conflict: A million more children face famine, NGO warns

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Returning to Idlib – One Syrian’s story

Muaz is risking his life back home in Idlib after returning to the city destroyed by war ...
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The Broken Pieces of Middle East Peace

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Yahoo News explains: Why is the U.S. in a trade war with China?

On Monday, President Trump announced tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports. This comes on top of the $50 ...
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Pompeo expresses sorrow over downing of Russian plane

Secretary of State says downing of Russian warplane underscores an urgent need to resolve the Syria conflict.

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Kavanaugh accuser's call for FBI inquiry before testimony is dismissed

Kavanaugh accuser's call for FBI inquiry before testimony is dismissedSupreme court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has been accused of sexual assault by Christine Blasey Ford. Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who has accused supreme court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault, said in a letter the FBI should investigate her claims as a “first step” before she testifies in front of the Senate judiciary committee. In response, committee chairman Chuck Grassley stressed his position that Ford “deserves to be heard” but effectively dismissed her request to postpone the hearing until after an FBI investigation.


Tesla confirms criminal probe into Musk talk of going private

Tesla confirms criminal probe into Musk talk of going privateTesla confirmed Tuesday that US Justice Department officials were looking into possible criminal aspects of a seemingly spontaneous, and later aborted, announcement by chief executive Elon Musk on taking the electric automaker private. Tesla shares ended the formal Nasdaq trading day down 3.35 percent to $284.96. Tesla said it was confident the matter would be quickly resolved with the Justice Department.