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Brett Kavanaugh Says ‘We're Loud, Obnoxious Drunks’ In 1983 Letter

Brett Kavanaugh Says ‘We're Loud, Obnoxious Drunks’ In 1983 Letter

Here's what you need to know. The existence of the letter was uncovered by the New York Times , which printed two photocopied pages of it on Tuesday. It is not known exactly who the other seven recipients are, though it likely included Mark Judge , another friend from high school who has been accused of being present when Kavanaugh carried out his alleged assaults at similar events. Consulte Mais Informação

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Samsung Reveals Galaxy Note 9 S Pen Secrets, Opens It To Devs

Samsung Reveals Galaxy Note 9 S Pen Secrets, Opens It To Devs

Intel's new XMM7560 modem is capable of communicating with networks run by all four major United States carriers. They pitted the iPhone XS Max against the Galaxy Note 9 (Qualcomm X20 modem) and Google Pixel 2 (Qualcomm X16 modem). In Canada, that difference is a whopping 20.2Mbps. This channel is used by major carriers in the USA as well as Canada including, AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon, etc. Consulte Mais Informação

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Malaysia again questions former PM and wife in 1MDB probe

Malaysia again questions former PM and wife in 1MDB probe

Nooryana Najwa, the daughter of former prime minister Najib Razak , said authorities had gone too far after her mother Rosmah Mansor was arrested by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) earlier today. "I suppose tomorrow makes for a great picture and media circus", she wrote below a picture of her and Rosmah when she was a toddler. She is expected to spend the night at the MACC headquarters located in the administrative capital Putrajaya outside Kuala Lumpur . Consulte Mais Informação

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Finally An End To The Tampon Tax. Period

But tampons and other women's hygiene products were not. "Millions of Australian women will benefit", Kelly O'Dwyer, the federal minister for women, told the Seven Network earlier on Wednesday. Victorian Greens Senator Janet Rice (centre) addresses the media outside of the Commonwealth Parliament Offices in Melbourne, Wednesday, October 3, 2018. Consulte Mais Informação

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'I had one beer, right?': Trump mocks Brett Kavanaugh accuser's testimony

'I had one beer, right?': Trump mocks Brett Kavanaugh accuser's testimony

Downstairs. I don't know. 'I don't know. Upstairs. "'What neighbourhood was it in?' I don't know. She was clear about what she couldn't remember as well, and crystal clear about the things she says she can never forget". "He is a profile in cowardice", Michael Bromwich wrote on Twitter. Trump's attack on Ford comes only days after he praised Ford. President Trump reiterated his support for Mr Kavanaugh on Tuesday, saying he believed the Senate would approve the judge. Consulte Mais Informação

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Volcano erupts on quake-hit Indonesian island

There were no reports of any casualties or damage from the volcano. Mount Soputan is located about 600km northeast of Palu, which has been devastated by last Friday's quake and tsunami. Authorities have set a tentative deadline of Friday to find anyone still trapped under rubble, at which point, the chances of finding survivors will dwindle to nearly zero. Consulte Mais Informação

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It's a very scary time for young men in America

It's a very scary time for young men in America

And a man's life is in tatters. But Trump and Republicans have defended Kavanaugh, and Trump again stood by his nominee on Tuesday, saying that the way the allegations were being treated shows it's a "very hard time " for young men. "The Senate will vote on Judge Kavanaugh here, on this floor, this week", McConnell told the chamber. The senator said Kavanaugh would vote to overturn abortion and gay marriage rights. Consulte Mais Informação

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NYT Investigation: Trump Engaged In 'Outright Fraud,' Helped Parents Evade Taxes

NYT Investigation: Trump Engaged In 'Outright Fraud,' Helped Parents Evade Taxes

The Times has a massive report out today detailing alleged tax schemes and "outright fraud" Trump was involved in. "In all, the president's parents transferred well over $1 billion in wealth to their children, which could have produced a tax bill of at least $550 million under the 55 percent tax rate on gifts and inheritances that was in place at the time ". Consulte Mais Informação

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'Presidential Alert' Test on Cell Phones Set for Wednesday

'Presidential Alert' Test on Cell Phones Set for Wednesday

Even though it's a test of the Presidential Alert , the message will be sent by the Federal Emergency Management Agency ( FEMA ), which is working with the Federal Communications Commission ( FCC ). It's just a test, but don't try to opt out of receiving it - there's no way to stop the alert from popping up on your phone or television screen. You can expect it to sound like an Amber Alert or flood warning, according to the Federal Emergency Management Agency ( FEMA ). Consulte Mais Informação

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Protests in West Bank, Gaza in support of 1948 Palestinians

Protests in West Bank, Gaza in support of 1948 Palestinians

A Palestinian woman walks past a closed health center that run by United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) during a strike of all UNRWA institutions in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip on September 24, 2018. UNRWA supports some 5 million registered Palestinian refugees and their descendants, and provides schooling for 526,000 children in the West Bank, Gaza Strip, Lebanon, Syria, and Jordan. Consulte Mais Informação

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President Trump Mocked Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford at a Mississippi Rally

After Trump's speech in MS, many followers think his early assumption that Dr. Ford is lying is inappropriate considering the investigation is still ongoing. "A man's life is in tatters. He is a profile in cowardice", Michael Bromwich wrote on Twitter. "I had one beer!" he said, which Blasey Ford testified regarding her alcohol consumption at the Maryland party where she alleges Kavanaugh assaulted her. Consulte Mais Informação

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China Cancels Security Meeting With US Defense Secretary Mattis

China Cancels Security Meeting With US Defense Secretary Mattis

The decision to pull out of the trip came amid growing tensions between the United States and China across multiple fronts, from the Trump administration's tariffs on Chinese goods to new sanctions announced against the Chinese military. Also last week, China cancelled plans for its naval chief to visit the Pentagon. But Beijing vehemently objects to US ships sailing within 12 nautical miles (22 kilometers) of the outposts. Consulte Mais Informação

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Death toll from Indonesia's quake, tsunami up to 1,234: disaster agency

Death toll from Indonesia's quake, tsunami up to 1,234: disaster agency

Nugroho said it had been "devastated" by the tsunami . The natural disasters have triggered an immediate humanitarian crisis that has left countless residents in desperate need of food, water and fuel. Desperation was evident across Palu, a city of more than 380,000 people that was hard-hit by both the quake and the tsunami, its force apparently magnified in the surrounding inlet. Consulte Mais Informação

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