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01 October 2018 7:14 AM Yale classmate recalls Kavanaugh as frequent, heavy drinker

A Yale University classmate of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is disputing Kavanaugh's characterisation of his drinking while in college. Charles "Chad" Ludington says in a statement issued on Sunday that Kavanaugh was "a frequent drinker, and a heavy drinker". He also says Kavanaugh was often belligerent and aggressive when drunk. The FBI has begun 103

24 September 2018 8:28 AM Australia closes probe into alleged Moeen racist slur

Sydney - Cricket Australia has closed an investigation into an alleged racial slur directed by an Australian player at England opener Moeen Ali. Moeen said in a recently published except from his autobiography that he was called "Osama" by an unnamed Australian player during the 2015 Ashes test in Cardiff. Cricket Australia says it has investigated 51

21 September 2018 12:39 PM Asylum seekers allege their passports are withheld until they buy tickets to Zim

Rejected asylum seekers have accused home affairs officials at the Desmond Tutu Refugee Centre in Marabastad, Pretoria, of refusing to return their passports unless they showed a Zimbabwe-bound bus ticket first. According to Spiwe (name changed), who applied for asylum in 2016, the home affairs department ordered hundreds of rejected refugee claimants 96

19 September 2018 3:08 AM SAHRC to conduct hospital inspection after Klebsiella pneumonia outbreak

The SA Human Rights Commission is expected to conduct a site inspection at Thelle Mogoerane Hospital in Vosloorus, Johannesburg on Wednesday. This, after six newborn babies died following a Klebsiella pneumonia outbreak at the hospital. "Further allegations indicate that overcrowding at the hospital's neonatal unit played a key role in the outbreak and spreading 72

18 September 2018 3:57 PM Lesufi on FF+ charges against him

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says the Freedom Front Plus' (FF+) insinuation that he wants to abolish Afrikaans at schools is nothing more than "petty politics". "We have never insinuated that Afrikaans will be abolished. This is petty politics and [I] really don't take such [statements seriously]. We will never be deterred to make all our schools 61

18 September 2018 10:09 AM PSL responds to Leopards boss threatening ref

Cape Town - The Premier Soccer League (PSL) has responded to allegations made against Black Leopards chairperson David Thidiela of threatening a match official with violence. Thidiela, in a leaked audio clip, can be heard threatening referee Victor Hlungwani after Leopards suffered a 1-0 loss to Bloemfontein Celtic at the Peter Mokaba Stadium on Sunday 59

17 September 2018 4:46 AM Parktown Boys High School water polo coach to be sentenced

The former Parktown Boys' High School assistant water polo coach who was found guilty of 144 counts of sexual assault and 12 counts of common assault, is expected to be sentenced in the Palm Ridge Magistrate's Court on Monday. The man previously pleaded guilty to 144 charges of sexually assaulting 12 schoolboys, aged between 13 and 16, during a period 76

16 September 2018 5:02 AM PIC moves to discipline another executive

Bongani Mathebula, the suspended company secretary of the embattled Public Investment Corporation (PIC), was summoned to a disciplinary hearing this week for allegedly leaking information. Mathebula was one of six senior officials at the PIC personally investigated by the company’s CEO, Dan Matjila, last year, following claims that Matjila had caused 154

14 September 2018 7:14 PM Rwandan soccer officials arrested after ref alleges bribery

Rwandan police say they have arrested two soccer officials and are investigating allegations they tried to bribe the referee before an African Cup of Nations qualifier against Ivory Coast last weekend. The Rwanda Investigation Bureau said Rwanda soccer federation secretary general Francois Regis Uwayezu and commissioner for competitions Eric Ruhamiriza 151

13 September 2018 4:22 AM Warrant details sex allegations against gymnastics coach

An arrest warrant for a gymnastics coach facing sex abuse charges in Texas and Oklahoma alleges he put his hands inside girls' leotards. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports the Oklahoma warrant accuses 51-year-old Skipper Glenn Crawley of molesting 8- to 10-year-old girls as they stretched. Crawley also is accused of instituting a "hug line" at the end of practices 92