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Saudi source denies Jamal Khashoggi was killed at consulate in Istanbul

Saudi source denies Jamal Khashoggi was killed at consulate in Istanbul

The Associated Press also reported, citing a Turkish official, that detectives' "initial assessment" was that Khashoggi was killed at the consulate. Saudi Arabia's consul-general told Reuters on S...

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I was Brett Kavanaugh's college roommate. He lied under oath

I was Brett Kavanaugh's college roommate. He lied under oath

What happens when the FBI investigation into Brett Kavanaugh is finished? "This is not about drinking too much or even encouraging others to drink", Roche writes. He has lied over and over again...

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Sen. Collins to reveal how she'll vote on Kavanaugh

Sen. Collins to reveal how she'll vote on Kavanaugh

A townhouse near the Washington residence of Republican Senator Susan Collins , whose backing for Kavanaugh helped get him over the line on Saturday, flew the flag of her home state ME upside down in...

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Kavanaugh Confirmation Likely - Collins: Yes; Manchin: Yes; Flake: Probably

As exhausted senators prepared for Saturday's vote, some were flanked by security guards. On Saturday, however, the Senate confirmed Kavanaugh as the Supreme Court's ninth justice in a 50-48 vote....

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Interpol makes official request to China for info on missing president

Interpol makes official request to China for info on missing president

The official said Meng had left France and had arrived in China at the end of September. The South China Morning Post , a Hong Kong newspaper, has suggested that Meng may have been the latest targe...

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In Egypt, Melania Trump backs 'highly qualified' Kavanaugh for Supreme Court

In Egypt, Melania Trump backs 'highly qualified' Kavanaugh for Supreme Court

Senate is nearly assured to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court in a vote on Saturday, outraged erupted among those who had opposed his nomination and vows to mobilize were issued to...

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N tables resolution in Punjab Assembly condemning Shehbazs arrest

N tables resolution in Punjab Assembly condemning Shehbazs arrest

Shahbaz, 67, is the younger brother of ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif , 68, who is facing corruption charges in three cases. Sharif said this while chairing a party meeting in the aftermath the...

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Senate Set to Close Debate on Kavanaugh Supreme Court Nomination

On Thursday, about 300 protesters, including sexual assault victims, were arrested after staging demonstrations on Capitol Hill opposing Kavanaugh, chanting "Believe survivors". Senators often partner...

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Jason Van Dyke could serve this many years after killing Laquan McDonald

Jason Van Dyke could serve this many years after killing Laquan McDonald

The jury announced the verdict Friday. Jurors have reached a verdict in the trial of a white Chicago police officer charged with murder in the shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald . Ins...

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Russia, India announce major air defence system deal

Russia, India announce major air defence system deal

Stating that the intent to slap sanctions on Russian Federation was to impose costs for its "malign behaviour", the U.S. also made it clear that any waiver will be considered on a transaction-by-trans...

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Kavanaugh nomination clears key Senate hurdle

Kavanaugh nomination clears key Senate hurdle

Ford's "allies" tried to pressure her to change her story about what happened. Kavanaugh has denied the accusations. But Alaska GOP Sen. "Her goal wasn't to derail this nomination, it was to inform ...

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Trump claims women who confronted Sen. Flake in elevator were ‘paid professionals’

Trump claims women who confronted Sen. Flake in elevator were ‘paid professionals’

Before Kavanaugh's committee confirmation hearing last month, a group from the liberal advocacy group Demand Justice donned the red robes and white bonnets of the namesake handmaids in "The Handmaid...

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5 law enforcement officers shot in SC

5 law enforcement officers shot in SC

CNN said the officer was among five - two city officers and three Florence County Sheriff's deputies, who were wounded. A person answering the telephone at the county emergency department said h...

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Nobel Peace Prize Awarded To Denis Mukwege And Nadia Murad

Nobel Peace Prize Awarded To Denis Mukwege And Nadia Murad

Asked whether the #metoo movement, a prominent women's rights activist forum, was an inspiration for this year's prize, Nobel Committee Chairwoman Berit Reiss-Andersen said: "Metoo and war crimes are...

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Wife of ex-Malaysian leader charged with money laundering

Wife of ex-Malaysian leader charged with money laundering

Rosmah Mansor was today charged with 12 counts of money laundering and five counts of tax evasion. It is unclear whether the charges leveled today against Rosmah, which relate to offenses such as ...

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Dutch authorities accuse Russian Federation of targeting OPCW, MH17 investigation

Dutch authorities accuse Russian Federation of targeting OPCW, MH17 investigation

According to John Demers, the assistant attorney general for national security, members of the Russian military intelligence agency GRU engaged in a hacking conspiracy to obtain nonpublic health inf...

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Despite negative signals, Mike Pompeo to visit North Korea again at weekend

Despite negative signals, Mike Pompeo to visit North Korea again at weekend

In a press briefing on Tuesday, State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert said that Pompeo will talk with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, on Sunday, Xinhua news agency reported. The North's offi...

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Officer Dead, 6 Others Injured In South Carolina Standoff

Officer Dead, 6 Others Injured In South Carolina Standoff

Frederick Hopkins' wife, Cheryl Turner Hopkins , is an attorney and attended a hearing Friday that Solicitor Ed Clements said concerned emergency custody for children in the home . A two-hour sta...

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Kavanaugh's nomination sealed after crucial senator reveals her vote

Kavanaugh's nomination sealed after crucial senator reveals her vote

Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, arrive for a news conference on Thursday, reiterating their plan to bring Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination to the Senate floor, with a key procedural vote on Frida...

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Kavanaugh shouldn’t be confirmed, retired Supreme Court Justice Stevens says

Kavanaugh shouldn’t be confirmed, retired Supreme Court Justice Stevens says

He had even favorably cited one of Kavanaugh's opinions in his 2014 book Six Amendments: How and Why We Should Change the Constitution . "At that time , I thought (Kavanaugh) had definitely the ...

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