It was a day in which Brett Kavanaugh did himself few favors. After the US Supreme Court nominee’s hearing on Thursday, even commentators on Fox News portrayed him as a hot-headed aggressor, the very opposite characterization the judge had hoped to achieve.
Next week marks six months until Brexit day — the moment when the UK actually leaves the European Union.
The devastating Typhoon Mangkhut continues to hammer the Philippines. Officials have confirmed the deaths of two first responders. CNN’s Alexandra Field reports.
At least two people have been killed by Typhoon Mangkhut, known locally as Ompong, which slammed into the Philippines in the early hours of Saturday, bringing ferocious gale-force winds and pounding rains.
Super Typhoon Mangkhut is threatening more than 4 million people in the northern Philippines. The massive storm, the equivalent of a Category 5 hurricane, is expected to make landfall on the island of Luzon on Saturday, September 15.
Super Typhoon Mangkhut is bearing down on southeast Asia with the equivalent strength of a Category 5 hurricane.
The Philippines is evacuating thousands of people, deploying soldiers and positioning emergency provisions as Super Typhoon Mangkhut threatens more than four million people in the north of the country.