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Iran threatens UAE after tweet by Emirati writer on Ahwaz attack

Iran threatens UAE after tweet by Emirati writer on Ahwaz attack It said gunmen wore military uniforms and targeted a riser where military and police commanders were sitting. The group provided no evidence for the claim. It was the deadliest such attack in Iran in almost a decade. "Of the four terrorists, three were sent to hell at the scene, while the fourth who had been wounded and arrested went to hell moments ago due to his severe wounds", Shekarchi tol... [Full Article...]

Kavanaugh accuser to testify Thursday in Senate: lawyers

Kavanaugh accuser to testify Thursday in Senate: lawyers On Saturday night, Leland Ingham Keyser, a classmate of Ford's at the all-girls school Holton-Arms and her final named witness, denied any recollection of attending a party with Brett Kavanaugh . The panel has proposed holding a hearing next Wednesday in which it would hear testimony from both Kavanaugh and Ford, according to a source with knowledge of the matter. [Full Article...]

Jogger stabbed to death in ‘unprovoked attack’

Jogger stabbed to death in ‘unprovoked attack’ Newsham said it is believed the attacker, described as a black man, did not know Martinez and that it was most likely a random act of violence and a 'singular incident '. "This is incredibly unfair and senseless", Martinez's friend, Kristina Moore, said. Friends say Ms Martinez enjoyed running across the nation's capitol, and became engaged to her boyfriend last Wednesday. [Full Article...]

Gunmen attack Iran military parade, killing at least 24

Gunmen attack Iran military parade, killing at least 24 Gunmen disguised as soldiers in military uniforms, began shooting from behind the stands during the parade, according to the state-run news agency. Dramatic footage in a video being shared on social media shows the crowd dropping to the floor as the rattle of gunfire is heard in the background. [Full Article...]

Samvidhan Ki Shapath: BSF martyr's family demands revenge not dialogue with Pakistan

Samvidhan Ki Shapath: BSF martyr's family demands revenge not dialogue with Pakistan Prime Minister on Wednesday made the statement answering a question in an exclusive interview with Al Arabiya News Channel's General Manager Turki al-Dakhil. He said it is "unfair" to expect cricket or any other sport to bear the burden of political relationship or military tension between two countries. More inter-dependent in nature now, bilateral relations remain unaffected by their ties with... [Full Article...]

Grassley grants Christine Blasey Ford another extension to make up her mind

Grassley grants Christine Blasey Ford another extension to make up her mind ET to respond to a request to have Ford testify to lawmakers. Christine Blasey Ford is asking for the hearing on Capitol Hill in which she will testify against supreme court nominee Brett Kavanaugh be moved to next Thursday, strengthening the prospect of a dramatic showdown on Capitol Hill over Ford's accusation that he assaulted her when they were in high school in Maryland. [Full Article...]

Ford lawyers say she is open to testifying, but not Monday

Ford lawyers say she is open to testifying, but not Monday The "Morning Joe" co-host said the California professor seemed to be anxious that Kavanaugh, a federal judge and Supreme Court nominee, may have preyed on other girls or women. Specifically, Collins told a ME radio station that she believes in the Senate's responsibility to vet nominees for high offices like the Supreme Court position for which Kavanaugh has been nominated . [Full Article...]

Two shark attacks in 24 hours on Australia's Whitsunday Islands

Two shark attacks in 24 hours on Australia's Whitsunday Islands She remained in a critical but stable condition in Mackay Base Hospital and was being flown to Brisbane for further treatment on Thursday night by an RACQ LifeFlight air ambulance jet. "The patient was swimming when she was bitten, she was pulled back on to the (yacht) with significant injuries", the spokeswoman said. "There was quite a lot of blood around the boat", Mr McCauley said. [Full Article...]

'No-deal Brexit unless European Union softens position on border'

When the Conservatives meet for their annual conference on September 30, they plan to push for May to ditch the Chequers plan, or face a challenge to her leadership. "If all conventional roads lead to a hard no-deal Brexit, the notion of Parliament exerting control and forcing another referendum on us would begin to look not wholly fanciful", Peston wrote in the Spectator. [Full Article...]

Several people slashed, including 3 infants, at NY daycare

Several people slashed, including 3 infants, at NY daycare EDT, a spokesman for New York City Police Department said. Antonetti said that the attacker, who has not yet been publicly identified, then slashed her own wrists. One of girls is in a critical condition, but none of the injuries are believed to be life-threatening. A knife attack has left multiple people wounded in a daycare center in Queens, New York, reports, citing police, say. [Full Article...]

Christine Blasey Ford's Attorneys Lay Out Conditions For Senate Hearing

Christine Blasey Ford's Attorneys Lay Out Conditions For Senate Hearing Supreme Court Justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh meets with Sen. The standoff left both parties gambling over which of their approaches would appeal to voters in November's elections, which will determine House and Senate control. The White House. Judge Kavanaugh has not asked to have the FBI investigate these claims. "Someone who is lying does not ask the FBI to investigate their claims, " Se... [Full Article...]

Syria's Assad blames Israel over downing of Russian plane

Syria's Assad blames Israel over downing of Russian plane Israel's air force commander was set to lead a delegation to Moscow on Thursday (Sep 20) to share the military's findings on the Syrian downing of a Russian warplane following Israeli air strikes. Israel denied the allegations, saying its jets were already back in its airspace when Syrian forces launched the missiles that hit the Russian plane. [Full Article...]

Philippines typhoon toll climbs as searchers dig for landslide missing

Philippines typhoon toll climbs as searchers dig for landslide missing Dozens of residents sought shelter during the storm on Saturday despite warning it was risky. The hardest-hit area was Benguet province, where 38 people died, mostly in the two landslides in Itogon, and 37 are missing, the police said. [Full Article...]

Pak court orders release of Nawaz Sharif, daughter; suspends jail term

Pak court orders release of Nawaz Sharif, daughter; suspends jail term Nawaz Sharif was sentenced to ten years in prison, while Maryam was imprisoned for seven years. "The instant writ petition is allowed and sentence awarded to the petitioners by the accountability court shall remain suspended till the final adjudication of the appeal filed by the petitioner", reads the judgment. [Full Article...]

Russian Federation blames Israel for shootdown of military jet over Syria

Russian Federation blames Israel for shootdown of military jet over Syria The Russian military said the plane was hit 35 kilometers (22 miles) offshore late Monday night as it was returning to the Russian air base in Syria. The incident triggered testy exchanges of blame between Israel and Russian Federation. James Jeffrey, the U.S. Special Representative for Syria, told the council "there will not be stability in Syria as long as Iran and its proxy forces remain", s... [Full Article...]

Trump 'seriously' considering boosting US military in Poland

Trump 'seriously' considering boosting US military in Poland According to Reuters, Poland has repeatedly requested a permanent us military presence on their soil as a defense against Russian Federation. Mr Duda made a direct appeal in their joint press conference saying that a permanent base would be named "Fort Trump" in honour of the USA leader. [Full Article...]

Four from Middleton shooting scene taken to hospital

Four from Middleton shooting scene taken to hospital The extent of the injuries weren't immediately known, but those wounded had been transported to a hospital. Middleton police dispatcher Danielle Kimball says officers are still finding people who've been hiding since the Wednesday morning shooting at software company WTS Paradigm. [Full Article...]

Trump defends court nominee Kavanaugh, wants to hear from accuser

Judge said on Tuesday he would not testify about the allegation and defended Kavanaugh. "I understand that I have been identified by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford as the person she remembers as "PJ" who supposedly was present at the party she described in her statements to the Washington Post ", Smyth said in his letter , CNN reported . [Full Article...]

Russia, Turkey agree to create buffer zone in Syria's Idlib

Russia, Turkey agree to create buffer zone in Syria's Idlib The demilitarized zone with a depth of 15-20 km will be created along the contact line of the armed opposition and the government forces, Putin said at a joint press conference following talks with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Russia's Sochi, Xinhua reported. [Full Article...]

All the ways Paul Manafort's guilty plea will hurt Donald Trump

All the ways Paul Manafort's guilty plea will hurt Donald Trump But if the investigation brings charges against Trump from any actions he might have made long ago, the result could be similar to the Clinton investigation, when many senators felt that Clinton's crimes were too removed from the office of the presidency to warrant impeachment, Starr added. [Full Article...]


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