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State Department Announces Penalties In Response To Jamal Khashoggi Death

President Trump called Saudi Arabia's handling of the explanation of Khashoggi's death the "worst cover-up ever," and his administration has...

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Central Intelligence Agency director hears Khashoggi murder tape

Speaking at a news conference in Berlin, government spokesman Steffen Seibert reiterated Germany's expectation from Saudi Arabia for a credible,...

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Gaza tensions flare after militants fire barrage of rockets

There were no reports of casualties. More than a dozen rockets were fired from Gaza, many of which were intercepted by Israel's Iron Dome aeri...

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CJI-led bench to hear plea of exiled CBI chief today

The Congress president on Thursday alleged that Verma was " removed in panic " because he was going to begin a probe into the Rafale deal. A D...

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HM Sultan receives Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu in Oman

The Netanyahus were invited to Oman by the sultan, who has been ruling the Gulf state since 1970, "after lengthy contacts between the two countr...

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These companies spent millions on political adds on Facebook

Ted Cruz forked over more than $5.4 million on Facebook ads since May - more than 10 times the amount the Republican spent on his re-election...

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Mahinda sworn in as PM

The move came after Sirisena's United People's Freedom Alliance withdrew from the coalition government with Wickremesinghe's United National Pa...

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Twelve pipe bombs and counting as investigators turn attention to South Florida

According to the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research poll , few Americans believe the divide will be healed anytime soon. ...

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Cesar Alteri Sayoc: What to Know About the Bomb Suspect

The Department of Justice confirmed Friday that a man in Florida has been arrested in connection with the terrorism. In this undated photo...

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Firefighters warn: "Please don't use a blowtorch to kill spiders"

Although the exact cause of the blaze is under investigation, firefighters believe the blowtorch was to blame. The fire destroyed part of the ...

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Man arrested trying to steal Magna Carta from U.K. cathedral

The Magna Carta , or "great charter", was originally meant to stop an English rebellion against King John in 1215, giving rise to an alternativ...

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Queen Elizabeth II to host Dutch king and queen at palace

The Queen , who remains impartial on political matters, added that as "innovators, traders and internationalists we look with confidence to the ...

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A Democratic candidate isn’t sorry she once burned the Georgia flag

Before she could blast Kemp, though, she was quizzed about a news report earlier in the day that said she had participated in a protest in 1992 ...

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Killing of Jamal Khashoggi was premeditated - Saudi prosecutors

In his first public comments on the case on Wednesday, Saudi Arabia's powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman denounced the "repulsive" murder...

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China says military will act ‘at any cost’ to prevent Taiwan split

Taiwan , however is a self-governed, democratic island, which Beijing views as a breakaway province. China has also expressed concern after ...

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Pentagon to send about 800 troops to US-Mexico border

On 12 October, in the crime-ridden Honduran city of San Pedro Sula, a group of 160 people gathered at a bus terminal and prepared to set off on ...

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Tremors felt in Malta as earthquake hits Greece

No damages or deaths have yet been reported. BNO News reported residents in Greece describing the quake to officials with the EMSC as "stron...

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Saudi Arabia again changes its story on Khashoggi killing

But a solution seems a long way off, partly because of deepening skepticism in Turkey and elsewhere that the brazen crime could have been carrie...

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Abe prepares for Beijing visit, says Japan will bolster ties with China

Both sides hope more visits will follow. Boosting trade and investment ties with Japan allows Xi Xinping, the Chinese president, to hedge agai...

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Man, woman die after falling from popular overlook in Yosemite National Park

Taft Point happens to be same spot where photographer Matthew Dippel captured a mystery couple getting engaged (safely) on October 6. Gedima...

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Grassley Refers Avenatti, Kavanaugh Accuser Client for Criminal Investigation

Grassley referred them to the Justice Department for criminal investigation related to "a potential conspiracy to provide materially false state...

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Jordan flash floods: Bus carrying students swept away near Dead Sea

Most of the dead are reported to be schoolchildren under the age of 14. "It swept away the students for 4 to 5 kilometers", some as far as t...

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Saudi arrests in Khashoggi death a 'good first step'

They also buy weapons from SA on a large scale, and we are estimated to send R4.4 billion in exports to the country annually. The day before T...

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Mattis expected to send 800 more troops to southern border

This would include a variety of things such as vehicles, tents and equipment. Upwards of 800 soldiers will soon be deployed to the United Stat...

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Yale Law school graffitied with Christine Blasey Ford's testimony against Brett Kavanaugh

Donoghue , the US attorney for the eastern district of NY. Authorities said that Derisi had left a series of threatening voicemails at the two...

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Europeans Criticize Trump Plan to Quit Arms Pact

But both sides have accused the other of violating the treaty in recent years. The United States first accused Russian Federation of viola...

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Undercover FBI agents investigating corruption gave Gillum tickets to 'Hamilton'

With that remark, cheers and claps came from the audience, prompting the moderator to ask them to settle down. DeSantis seized on the records ...

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Ethiopia elects 1st female president days after approving gender-balanced cabinet

A career diplomat & senior official at the United Nations, she brings the right competence & experience to the office. Ethiopia's reformist ...

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Trump Ridicules Report About Risky iPhone Habits

What he's taking a dig at there is a ban on USA government use of Huawei phones that Trump himself signed , amid national security concerns ...

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Japanese journalist held hostage in Syria freed after 3 years

But a senior Japanese official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said he had "absolutely no idea" about the veracity of the claim that Yasu...

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