Trump calls Kavanaugh sexual assault claims a hoax
Trump calls Kavanaugh sexual assault claims a hoax
Jimmy Kimmel Mocks Donald Trump’s Brett Kavanaugh Swearing-In Ceremony
10 October, 2018, 03:13
Kavanaugh officially took up his new role on Saturday, following a private swearing in ceremony.
"Say it loud, and say it clear: Kavanaugh's not welcome here!" they chanted, dressed in long red robes and white hats in temperatures slated to reach 80 degrees.
Mr Kavanaugh denied the allegations and during a Senate hearing on September 27 accused Democrats of an "orchestrated political hit".
Kavanaugh is the second justice Trump has successfully nominated to the Supreme Court, following the confirmation a year ago of Neil Gorsuch to the seat left by the late Antonin Scalia.
Trump sees his success in getting Kavanaugh onto the court - tilting the crucial body to the right for potentially years to come - as one of the major successes of his turbulent two-year administration. Kavanaugh hears his first arguments from the bench today, having salted away the traditional duties of cafeteria supervision befitting the tradition for SCOTUS newbies.
President Donald Trump listens to Justice Brett Kavanaugh speaks during the ceremonial swearing-in ceremony of Kavanaugh as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Oct. 8, 2018.
"What was done last night at the White House was a political rally", Clinton told CNN's Christiane Amanpour in an interview set to be broadcast Tuesday night. At the time McConnell said: "The American people should have a voice in the selection of their next Supreme Court justice".
A petition to impeach Justice Kavanaugh has more than 150,000 signatures.
WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump said Monday he was apologizing on behalf of the whole country to his new conservative Supreme Court justice after one of the most contentious confirmation processes in USA history.
Here’s Our First Look at Ruby Rose as Batwoman The costume, seen here, was designed by Oscar winning designer Colleen Atwood , and is pretty much ripped from the page. The annual Arrowverse crossover event begins filming October 29 and will kick off on the CW Sunday, Dec. 9 at 8 PM ET.
Israeli PM's wife goes on trial for fraud He could next year surpass the record set by Israel's founding father David Ben-Gurion, who spent more than 13 years in office. In 2016, a court ruled that she had abused one of her housekeepers and was ordered to pay a fine of $42,000 (£32,189).
The new justice's wife and two daughters were in seats reserved for justices' guests, along with retired Justice Anthony Kennedy.
Kavanaugh moved to the Supreme Court after spending 12 years as a judge on the influential U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington, building a conservative judicial record. Kavanaugh's confirmation gave the Republican president a political victory ahead of crucial November 6 congressional elections.
Trump on Twitter on Tuesday said he was "very proud" of Kavanaugh and his family, and disparaged the anti-Kavanaugh protesters. He had already hired four law clerks, all women.
Kavanaugh posed questions to lawyers in both cases before the court, his first one coming about 20 minutes into the arguments.
Though he missed the court's first week, none of the six cases argued dealt with blockbuster issues. Kavanaugh won't vote in those cases, but if the court is split 4-4, it could decide to have those cases reargued so Kavanaugh can break the tie. Kavanaugh could serve for decades in the lifetime job.
As they have before, the justices were not shy about asking whether Congress would change the Armed Career Criminal Act, in part to rescue them from their previous decisions. He'll also be the one to answer the door at those meetings if someone knocks to deliver something such as a justice's coffee or forgotten glasses.
He'll also sit on the committee that oversees the court's cafeteria, which is open to the public.
But top Democrat Nancy Pelosi has said trying to impeach the new justice "would not be my plan".
The update now "resolves the issue that could cause iPhone XS devices to rejoin a Wi-Fi network at 2.4GHz instead of 5GHz". Since 5 GHz networks offer faster data speeds than 2.4 GHz, that could have a noticeable impact on usability.
Indonesia has the world's biggest Muslim population but also pockets of Christians, including on Sulawesi, and other religions. Figures for more remote areas, some still cut off by destroyed roads and landslides, are only trickling in, if at all.
A graphic explaining sonic booms, provided by Vandenberg Air Force Base ahead of a planned SpaceX launch on October 7, 2018. LZ-4 is built on the former site of Space Launch Complex 4W, from which Titan rockets were previously launched.
Lev Radin / Pacific Press/NewscomNikki Haley is stepping down as the United States ambassador to the United Nations. Haley has since responded that she intends to vote and campaign for the President in his 2020 reelection bid.
Similar to what his wife Kim Kardashian did a few months back, Kanye is going to have a meeting on the criminal justice system. The two men are expected to discuss prison reform, gang violence and and manufacturing resurgence in the US.
Dubbed "Home Hub", this smart speaker features a display similar to the Amazon Echo Show and the newly launched Facebook Portal. Google is hosting a handful of events around the globe to show off new goodies, and we're at the NY hub.
Centra Cups Against Breast Cancer coffee mornings and Pink Walks will also be taking place nationwide throughout October. Tesfaldet said Zeta's executive chair member, Emily Gonzales, is in charge of all philanthropy events.
Monday, Michael's top sustained winds were around 80 miles per hour (129 kph) as it headed north at 9 miles per hour (14.5 kph). That's just below the threshold for a "major" hurricane, and forecasters say they still expect Michael to get stronger.
Multiple images, videos and spec-sheet leaks have given us a pretty good idea of the design of the new Pixel phones. Google should also present the Google Home Hub , a 7-inch smart display that integrates with Google Assistant .
The service will wind down slowly over the next 10 months, but it plans to reformulate G+ as a business tool of some sort. Google + will shut down for consumers at the end of next August, giving users time to download or transfer their data.
NASA said if they are unable to recover the malfunctioning gyro Hubble will resume science operations using just one device. As Space.com reports , the Hubble requires a trio of gyroscopes to operate at its optimal capacity.
USA officials have thus far said the penalties will remain in place until the North's denuclearization is fully verified. Under strict United Nations sanctions, countries are banned from selling luxury goods and cars to North Korea.
Sony confirms that it’s working on the next PlayStation
While the company hasn't mentioned it by name, it is widely thought that the next generation console will be the PlayStation 5 . The PlayStation 4 is the base model of Sony's current console, whereas the PlayStation 4 Pro is a visual step up.
Black Ops 4 Has A Massive Day One Update
A full download will be required, however, for regular multiplayer modes, Zombies, and Specialist Headquarters. Either way, you'll probably have a decent wait ahead of you before you hop into Call of Duty this year.
Eagles have reached out to Bills about LeSean McCoy trade
It would be a homecoming of sorts for McCoy, who spent his first six seasons in the National Football League with Philadelphia. McCoy is coming off his best game of the season, rushing for 85 yards on 24 carries in a 13-12 win over the Tennessee Titans.
White tiger mauls zookeeper to death in Japan
Akira Furusho, 40, was taken to a nearby hospital for emergency medical treatment but was later pronounced dead from his injuries. A zookeeper has died after being mauled by a rare white tiger at a zoo in the southwestern Japanese city of Kagoshima.
US Ambassador to UN Nikki Haley resigns
Echoing previous statements from Trump, Haley said the United States under his presidency is now respected around the world. Haley discussed her resignation with Trump last week when she visited him at the White House , these sources said.
Robertson: Title race not just a two horse race
We were close, more than ever to winning here but it is better than last season and we compete really really good. You can not defend over 95 minutes, 100 percent but I thought how we defended was brilliant.
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Sadly, while others are expecting Google to embrace dual cameras, the company is still sticking to the single rear camera module. The Google Pixel Slate is rumored to arrive as laptop-tablet hybrid which means it will be equipped with a detachable keyboard .
Limo in NY crash that killed 20 failed inspection
The crash turned a relaxed Saturday afternoon to horror at a rural spot popular with tourists viewing the region's fall foliage. The modified limo that crashed and killed 20 people wasn't even supposed to be on the road, New York's governor said Monday.