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Global Pentagon Orders Entire F-35 Fleet Grounded
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The planes are created to be the next generation of fighter jets, capable of carrying bombs and missiles but also rigged up with cyber capabilities - seen as a critical function for 21st century battlefields. Of the 280 operational F-35s purchased to date by the USA and global partners, only about half can fly, Vice Adm. The more complex Navy and Marine Corps variants of the plane remained above $100 million.

Global Senate debates Brett Kavanaugh Supreme Court nomination
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In the hours before the vote, police arrested demonstrators who had broken through barriers around the Capitol and tried to climb the building's steps. Trump said while speaking to reporters in Egypt during a solo global trip to Africa. Protesters chanted "Shame" at Manchin later when he talked to reporters outside his office.

Global Trump says he has no plans to fire Rosenstein
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Rosenstein's status has been in question since reports surfaced last month that he had talked about recording Trump to expose chaos inside the White House. The President told reporters on Monday that he has no plans to fire Rosenstein. Special counsel Robert Mueller's work been overseen by Rosenstein since Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from the investigation.

Global Palestinian gunman kills 2 Israelis in West Bank
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Soldiers, as well as police and Shin Bet internal security officers "operated in the village of Shuweika, north of Tulkarm, from which the terrorist originated", the military said. Naalwa was employed at the same plant in the northern West Bank site as his two victims - Kim Levengrond Yehezkel, 28, and Ziv Hagbi, 34. At his weekly Cabinet meeting, Netanyahu said they had been killed "with great cruelty.

Global Mike Pompeo upbeat on 'successful morning' in North Korea
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The meeting in Pyongyang involved South Korea Unification Minster Cho Myoung-gyon and senior North Korean official Ri Son Gwon, chairman of the North Korean agency that deals with inter-Korean affairs. Pompeo departed from Tokyo , where he spent the first leg of a tour that will include stops in Pyongyang, South Korea and China. Recently, he angered North Korea by insisting that global sanctions must remain in place until it gives up its nuclear weapons.

Global Mark Judge's lawyer says he was interviewed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation
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The agency has been interviewing witnesses. Trump has likewise denied the allegations made against him. "It is a very scary time for young men in America, when you can be guilty of something you're not guilty of". 'I think he'll be totally impartial, ' the president said Tuesday before he left the White House for a campaign event in Philadelphia. Senator McConnell said a vote would happen on Mr Kavanaugh's nomination by the end of the week.

Global UB40 Want Nothing to Do With Brett Kavanaugh
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The report said that the victim, Dom Cozzolino, "was bleeding from the right ear" and was treated at a hospital. Cozzolino also alleges that Kavanaugh's friend, Chris Dudley, threw a glass at him. I was with Brett frequently in college, whether it be in the gym, in class or socializing. "And in all the years I have known him, I have never seen him to be disrespectful or inappropriate with women".

Global Trump Passes Buck To Senate For Restrictions On Kavanaugh Probe
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Separately, the Senate Judiciary Committee made public late on Sunday a previously unreleased interview with Kavanaugh from September 26, before a public hearing with Ford, in which he denied all the allegations against him and committee Democrats declined to ask questions, saying they felt the FBI should investigate the allegations.

Global Here’s what to expect from Thursday’s Kavanaugh, Ford testimonies
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At least two other women have accused Kavanaugh of various forms of sexual misconduct . The Senate Judiciary Committee is looking into a claim that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh assaulted a fourth woman. Judge Kavanaugh, a 53-year-old federal appeals court judge, is President Donald Trump's nomination for the vacant seat in the US Supreme Court . Committee members will again get one round of questions.

Global White House not 'micromanaging' Kavanaugh probe
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In a tweet Saturday, Mr. Trump wrote , "I want them to interview whoever they deem appropriate, at their discretion". "The White House is not micromanaging this process", White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said in an interview with " Fox News Sunday ."The Senate is dictating the terms", she said".

Global SC allows entry of women of all ages into Sabarimala temple
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Four judges supported the lifting of ban whereas Justice Indu Malhotra proposed a dissenting opinion supporting the ban. It will be interesting to see how women believers react. The Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala - the subject of Friday's ruling and considered one of the holiest for Hindus - has traditionally barred all women of menstruating age, between 10 and 50.

Global Boulder woman seeking FBI investigation on Brett Kavanaguh accusations
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Ramirez who should be dismissed with slanderous accusations", he said . The Boulder woman who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct while they both were college students is "adamant" that the FBI investigate the allegation, according to Twitter messages her attorney sent out Tuesday morning.

Global Brett Kavanaugh Denies ‘Twilight Zone’ Allegations from Avenatti's Client Julie Swetnick
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Avenatti is also considering a 2020 Democratic presidential bid. While Republicans have suggested that the recent spate of allegations against Kavanaugh are politically motivated and created to prevent him from being confirmed to the Supreme Court , Democrats have said they favor an FBI investigation into the accusations before Kavanaugh can be confirmed - something which Republicans say is just a delay tactic.

Global Moscow blames Israel for shooting down of Russian aircraft in Syria
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Israel has launched at least 200 strikes at Iranian and Hezbollah facilities in Syria over the past years, and has maintained a hotline with the Russian military to prevent any collisions. Still, Israel worries that the advanced missile system could make it more hard for them to target Iranian positions inside Syria . Also speaking at the news conference, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov reiterated that S-300 systems' supplies were "not directed at any third country".

Global 22 arrested over Ahvaz terror act: Intelligence Ministry
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At the funerals, Iranian Intelligence Minister Seyed Mahmoud Alavi said the gunmen who opened fire on the parade had been killed and a number of their accomplices had been arrested, Iran's semi-official Fars news agency reported. He stressed the United States had no advance knowledge that such an attack was possible. Saudi Arabia's de facto ruler, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, said a year ago that "we won't wait for the battle to be in Saudi Arabia".

Global European Union pledges 'legal entity' for trade with Iran
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As tensions between the USA and Iran continue to escalate, the White House is not ruling out the possibility of a face-to-face meeting between President Trump and his Iranian counterpart. The Joint Comprehensive Plan of action, as the nuclear deal is officially known, was negotiated during the United States presidency of Barack Obama.

Global China vows 'consequences' over United States sanctions on Russian weapons purchase
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Moscow said Washington was rocking global stability and said sarcastically that placing sanctions on Russian Federation has become Washington's favourite "pastime". Peskov called the new sanctions hostile and unpredictable, but did not say how Russian Federation would respond. The two sides have already imposed tariffs on $50 billion in goods from each country.

Global 3 infants among 5 stabbed at unlicensed ‘after birth center’ in Queens
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Friday. The three day and one-month old girl were reportedly stabbed in the stomach while a 20-day-old girl had a laceration to her ear, chin and lip. A police officer stands guard at the house were five people were stabbed overnight is seen in NY. The woman suspected of the attack was discovered bleeding and unconscious in the basement, police said.

Global Kavanaugh says misconduct allegation is 'completely false'
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Susan Collins, a key Republican swing vote who has been at the center of the left's efforts to block the judge's nomination to the Supreme Court. Ford does not remember the date or location of the party on question, however, and says that she first spoke about it in couples' therapy with her husband in 2012.

Global Woman comes forward to accuse Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct
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The woman making the allegation attended a nearby school. He said he has not seen the letter and plans to seek more information about the timing of its release . The Post said it had reviewed the therapist's notes, which were provided by Ford. Pressure on Republicans to delay Kavanaugh's confirmation mounted, but it is unclear whether Ford's decision to go public would hold up a Senate vote to confirm Kavanaugh.

Global Eliud Kipchoge smashes world marathon record by 78 seconds in Berlin
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I ran my own race, I trusted my trainers, my programme and my coach. Usually stoic and reserved, he pumped his arms and crossed the finish line in 2:01:40 to cut one minute and 17 seconds off Kimetto's record. Kipchoge had covered 40km in a time of 1:56:32, a whooping 57 seconds of the record. From an Irish perspective, his time would outstrip the best efforts of any Irish runner over the half-marathon.

Author: 0 Donald Trump's Upcoming Visit To Ireland Has Been Cancelled

Earlier this year Mr Varadkar said his USA counterpart was open to finding a solution but thus far none has been forthcoming, adding to the worries of the Irish community in the U.S. It is believed that no formal communication has been made to the Irish Government yet. The President's trip, planned for November 12th after Armistice Day commemorations in France, will not now happen.

Global PM Imran Khan, COAS, Zardari offer condolences to Sharif family
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Begum Kulsoom Nawaz leaves behind daughters four children, Asma, Maryam, Hasan and Hussain. Kulsoom was placed on life support earlier in the day as her health deteriorated, Geo News reported. As a result, the family welcomed the military coup of 1977 which toppled Mr Bhutto's government and sent him to the gallows two years later following a controversial trial.

Global Three killed in shooting at Cincinnati bank
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Police said the shooting started at the loading dock of the building and continued into the lobby. An officer at the scene says there are at least two, and possibly more , people who've been shot. Bank employees sheltered in situ for an hour or more as officers swept the building and cordoned off several downtown city blocks. Perez hit some of his victims multiple times, according to Isaac.

Global Trump Calls On Jeff Sessions To Investigate New York Times Op-Ed
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The President can't decree it, no court is going to enforce it". Trump said on Friday that he's called on the U.S. Justice Department to investigate the Times after the op-ed. If the person has a high-level security clearance, he said, "I don't want him in those meetings". Still Trump's call is the latest test of the independence of his Justice Department, which is supposed to make investigative and charging decisions without political interference from the White House.

Global Watch Marco Rubio & Alex Jones Get In Heated Argument Outside Tech Hearing!
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And he made quite the statement to Republican Senator Marco Rubio of Florida. Jones asks if he plans to call the police and Rubio replies, "I'll take care of it myself". Jones, who was deplatformed by Apple, Facebook and YouTube in an apparently coordinated action by big tech, got in Rubio's face. " Infowars .com, you know what it is full well", Jones said .

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