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Jamal Khashoggi
AP Photo/Emrah Gurel
November 17, 2018 - 3:40 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration denied on Saturday that it had reached a final determination about Jamal Khashoggi, whose murder in the Saudi Consulate in Turkey was ordered by the kingdom's crown prince, according to a U.S. official. After President Donald Trump called his CIA chief and...
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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman
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November 16, 2018 - 8:23 pm
By Elise Labott and Veronica Stracqualursi, CNN (CNN) -- The CIA has concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman personally ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, despite the Saudi government's denials that the de facto ruler was involved, according to a senior US official...
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 In this March 12, 2014, file photo, a North Korean soldier, center top, looks at the southern side as three South Korean soldiers guard at the border village of Panmunjom, which has separated the two Koreas since the Korean War, in Paju, South Korea.
AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File
November 16, 2018 - 2:46 pm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Friday said it will deport an American citizen it detained for illegal entrance, an apparent concession to the United States that came even as it announced the test of a newly developed but unspecified "ultramodern" weapon that will be seen as a pressuring...
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A replica of the International Prototype Kilogram is pictured at the International Bureau of Weights and Measures, in Sevres, near Paris.
AP Photo/Christophe Ena
November 16, 2018 - 12:10 pm
By John Leicester, Associated Press VERSAILLES, France (AP) — In a historic vote, nations on Friday unanimously approved a ground-breaking overhaul to the international system of measurements that underpins global trade and other vital human endeavors, uniting together behind new scientific...
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May smiles during a press conference inside 10 Downing Street in London, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018.
AP Photo/Matt Dunham, Pool
November 16, 2018 - 10:57 am
By Jill Lawless, Associated Press LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May appealed directly to voters to back her Brexit plan Friday as she braced for a potential leadership challenge from rivals within her party. May answered questions from callers on a radio phone-in, the day after she...
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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange greets supporters from a balcony of the Ecuadorian embassy in London.
AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File
November 16, 2018 - 9:02 am
By Eric Tucker, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department inadvertently named Julian Assange in a court filing in an unrelated case that suggests prosecutors have prepared charges against the WikiLeaks founder under seal. Assange's name appears twice in an August court filing from a...
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street for the Houses of Parliament, in London, Thursday Nov. 15, 2018.
AP Photo/Tim Ireland
November 15, 2018 - 12:15 pm
By Jill Lawless and Raf Casert, Associated Press LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May was battling Thursday to save both her Brexit deal and her job, as ministers quit her government and a growing list of lawmakers demanded her ouster over the divorce agreement struck between Britain...
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In this Jan. 29, 2011 file photo, Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi speaks on his cellphone at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
AP Photo/Virginia Mayo, File
November 15, 2018 - 11:39 am
By Aya Batrawy, Associated Press DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia's top prosecutor said Thursday he's seeking the death penalty for five suspects charged with ordering and carrying out the killing of dissident Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi at the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul. The...
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In this 2016 photo, a young mountain gorilla named Fasha lies in the grass in Rwanda's Volcanoes National Park.
Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund via AP
November 14, 2018 - 10:14 am
By Christina Larson, AP Science Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — There are more gorillas in the mist — a rare conservation success story, scientists say. After facing near-extinction, mountain gorillas are slowly rebounding. On Wednesday, the Switzerland-based International Union for Conservation of Nature...
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, and U.S. President Donald Trump shake hands at the conclusion of their meetings at the Capella resort on Sentosa Island in Singapore.
AP Photo/Susan Walsh, Pool, File
November 13, 2018 - 8:13 am
By Matthew Lee, AP Diplomatic Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. analysts said Monday they have located 13 secret North Korean missile development sites, underscoring the challenge that the Trump administration faces in trying to reach its promised broad arms control agreement with Pyongyang. The...
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