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Brett Kavanaugh Supreme Court nomination

Hundreds of protesters against U.S. President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh are arrested at the Hart Senate Office Building, including Amy Schumer and model Emily Ratajkowski.

Amy Schumer, Emily Ratajkowski among dozens of demonstrators detained on Capitol Hill Thursday while protesting Brett Kavanaugh.

Catholic Church abuse cases

Michigan authorities seize records from Catholic dioceses in the state as part of an investigation into possible sexual abuse by clergy.

Michigan authorities have seized records from every Catholic diocese in the state as part of an investigation into possible sexual abuse by clergy, the dioceses said in separate statements released Wednesday.

Doping in Russia

The U.S. Justice Department announces indictments of seven Russian GRU intelligence officers for hacking computers associated with 250 athletes and anti-doping sports organizations in the USA and around the world.

Cebu Province

At least 14 people are killed in separate drug-related incidents in Cebu Province, Philippines.

At least 14 people were killed in separate drug-related incidents in Cebu province early Thursday morning, according to a Super Radyo dzBB report. Current top breaking Philippine headlines regarding the nation, world, metro manila, regions and exclusive special investigative reports.

India–Russia relations

Russian President Vladimir Putin arrives in India for a summit meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

India News: NEW DELHI: Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived here on Thursday on a two-day visit to hold the annual bilateral summit with Prime Minister Narend.