- Trump, Europeans call Saudi account of Khashoggi death inadequate
- Sun, 21 Oct 2018 06:35:22 -0400 - U.S. President Donald Trump joined European leaders on Saturday in pushing Saudi Arabia for more answers about Jamal Khashoggi after Riyadh changed its story and acknowledged that the journalist died more than two weeks ago at its consulate in Istanbul.
- Mnuchin says premature to comment on sanctions against Saudi Arabia
- Sun, 21 Oct 2018 06:35:22 -0400 - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Sunday it was premature to comment on possible U.S. sanctions against Saudi Arabia for the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi until an investigation had been completed.
- Saudi explanation of Khashoggi death not credible: British minister
- Sun, 21 Oct 2018 06:34:57 -0400 - Saudi Arabia's explanation of the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at its consulate in Istanbul is not credible, Britain's Brexit minister Dominic Raab said on Sunday.
- Amid skepticism, Saudi official provides another version of Khashoggi death
- Sun, 21 Oct 2018 06:15:57 -0400 - As Saudi Arabia faced intensifying international scepticism over its story about the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a senior government official laid out a new version of the death inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul that in key respects contradicts previous explanations.
- Trump says U.S. to exit nuclear treaty, Russia warns of retaliation
- Sun, 21 Oct 2018 05:58:05 -0400 - President Donald Trump said Washington will exit the Cold-War era treaty that eliminated a class of nuclear weapons due to Russian violations, triggering a warning of retaliatory measures from Moscow.
- Afghans shut out by polling station chaos return to vote
- Sun, 21 Oct 2018 05:11:49 -0400 - Afghans unable to vote in Saturday's parliamentary election after hundreds of polling stations failed to open were given another chance to cast their ballot on Sunday after voting times were extended despite security threats and warnings of fraud.
- Russia: U.S. exit from nuclear treaty would be a dangerous step - TASS
- Sun, 21 Oct 2018 04:59:07 -0400 - Washington's planned withdrawal from the international Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty would be a very dangerous step, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov was quoted as saying by TASS news agency on Sunday.
- Oman welcomes Saudi decisions on 'regrettable' Khashoggi case: ONA agency
- Sun, 21 Oct 2018 04:44:34 -0400 - Oman welcomed on Sunday Saudi Arabia's decisions "on the regrettable incident" that led to the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the state news agency ONA reported.
- Netanyahu says West Bank Bedouin village eviction delay not indefinite
- Sun, 21 Oct 2018 04:37:44 -0400 - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday his decision to delay the demolition of a Bedouin village in the West Bank was a brief reprieve while efforts are under way to reach a relocation deal for its residents.
- Thousands of caravan migrants take shelter in southern Mexico
- Sun, 21 Oct 2018 00:44:53 -0400 - Thousands of Central American migrants traveling together to enter the United States have hunkered down in shelters in a southern Mexico city along its border with Guatemala, according to local officials.
- New Zealand will not attend Saudi investment summit over Khashoggi death
- Sat, 20 Oct 2018 23:28:14 -0400 - New Zealand condemns the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi by Saudi operatives and will not be attending an investment summit in Saudi Arabia, the government said in a statement on Sunday.
- North Korea's box of bones: A mythical king and the dream of Korean unification
- Sat, 20 Oct 2018 23:22:59 -0400 - It's the stuff of an Indiana Jones movie: supernatural kings, ancient tombs, and government-backed archaeologists striving to harness the power of legend for a greater cause.
- Florida city official charged in store shooting caught on video
- Sat, 20 Oct 2018 21:58:18 -0400 - A Florida city commissioner has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder for shooting a man he suspected of trying to shoplift a hatchet from his military surplus store, officials said on Saturday.
- New York witches aim hex at Supreme Court's Brett Kavanaugh despite death threats
- Sat, 20 Oct 2018 21:40:53 -0400 - Melissa Madara was not surprised to receive death threats on Friday as her Brooklyn witchcraft store prepared to host a public hexing of newly confirmed U.S. Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh this weekend.
- Saudi Arabia deployed Twitter army against critics: NY Times
- Sat, 20 Oct 2018 21:31:58 -0400 - Saudi Arabia deployed an online army to harass dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi and other critics of the kingdom on Twitter, the New York Times reported on Saturday.
- Comic Amy Schumer backs Kaepernick, says she won't do Super Bowl ads
- Sat, 20 Oct 2018 19:21:43 -0400 - U.S. comedian and actress Amy Schumer has said she will not appear in any commercials during the 2019 Super Bowl in support of National Football League quarterback Colin Kaepernick's protests against racial injustice.
- Remains of more than 60 babies, fetuses found stashed in Detroit funeral home
- Sat, 20 Oct 2018 18:22:53 -0400 - The remains of more than 60 infants and fetuses were found stashed in a Detroit funeral home, police said on Friday, calling the discovery "deeply disturbing."
- Trump says team working on tax cut for middle-income earners
- Sat, 20 Oct 2018 17:53:04 -0400 - U.S. President Donald Trump said the administration was studying a tax cut for middle-income earners that could be rolled out some time around the beginning of November, just before pivotal congressional elections.
- Hundreds of thousands take to streets in London demanding second Brexit vote
- Sat, 20 Oct 2018 17:45:41 -0400 - Hundreds of thousands of supporters of the European Union marched through London on Saturday in the biggest demonstration so far to demand that the British government holds a public vote on the terms of Brexit.
- UK wants deal to avoid Northern Ireland Brexit backstop: minister
- Sat, 20 Oct 2018 17:45:26 -0400 - Britain's Brexit minister Dominic Raab wants the European Union to accept assurances that the country will remain tied to the bloc's rules for longer in return for making a hotly contested so-called backstop for Northern Ireland unnecessary.