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October 21, 2018 - 6:35 pm
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Congolese rebels killed 15 civilians and abducted a dozen children in an attack at the epicenter of the latest deadly Ebola outbreak, Congo's military said Sunday, as the violence again forced crucial virus-containment efforts to be suspended. "It will be very hard to stop the...
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October 21, 2018 - 12:04 pm
By Euan McKirdy (CNN) -- Saudi Arabia Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir told Fox News that the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi was a "tremendous mistake" and part of a rogue operation. "The individuals who did this did this outside the scope of their authority," he told Bret Baier on Sunday. "...
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October 20, 2018 - 10:53 pm
By Caitlin O'Kane CHINA (CBS) - - The world's first artificial moon could be launched by 2020, China Daily reports . China's space industry is preparing to put an artificial moon into orbit over the city of Chengdu. The fake moon is expected to be launched from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center...
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October 20, 2018 - 8:40 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A Louisiana professor is in heady company, honored by having one of three newly identified species of snakes from the Galapagos Islands named after him. "They named one after Charles Darwin — that's a no-brainer — and one after the Greek god of fire, and one after me, of all...
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Jamal Khashoggi
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October 20, 2018 - 12:53 pm
ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey will "never allow a cover-up" of the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, a senior official in Turkey's ruling party said Saturday, reflecting international skepticism over the Saudi account that the writer died during a "...
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A Turkish police officer walks outside the Saudi Arabia consul general residence in Istanbul, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018.
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October 19, 2018 - 6:41 pm
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia acknowledged early Saturday that Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul in a fight, and said 18 Saudis were being held as suspects. The overnight announcements in Saudi state media came more than two weeks after...
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October 19, 2018 - 2:50 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. accused a Russian woman on Friday of helping oversee the finances of a sweeping, secretive effort to sway American public opinion through social media in the first federal case alleging foreign interference in the 2018 midterm elections. The criminal complaint against...
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An aerial view of the Belgrade Forest in Istanbul, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018.
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October 19, 2018 - 10:24 am
By Ayse Wieting and Suzan Fraser, Associated Press ISTANBUL (AP) — A Turkish official said Friday that investigators are looking into the possibility that missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's remains may have been taken to a forest outside Istanbul or to another city after his suspected...
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Fancy a round of golf under the cherry blossoms? One of the two courses at Niseko Village was designed by Arnold Palmer and has rows of sakura trees along fairways and at the clubhouse entrance.
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October 18, 2018 - 10:29 pm
By Euan McKirdy, CNN (CNN) -- Spring has already sprung -- at least for certain confused cherry trees in Japan. The famed "sakura," or cherry blossoms, have been regarded as a herald of spring for thousands of years -- and the industry that springs up around "hanami" -- cherry blossom viewing --...
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Honduran migrants leave Guatemala City at sunrise Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018 as they make continue their way north toward the U.S.
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October 18, 2018 - 9:51 pm
GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — As some 3,000 Hondurans made their way through Guatemala, attention turned to Mexico, after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened Thursday to close the U.S.-Mexico border if authorities there fail to stop them — a nearly unthinkable move that would disrupt hundreds of...
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