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CNN on-screen graphic asks if US is ‘giving Saudis more time to form cover story’ on Jamal Khashoggi’s apparent murder

Added: 18.10.2018 20:59 | 8 views | 0 comments

News of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi’s apparent murder has captivated the world as the nation waits for President Trump to respond – but some mainstream media organizations have a theory.

Trade tensions escalate as China accuses Washington of bullying

Added: 18.10.2018 19:21 | 0 views | 0 comments

The political and economic editor of Forbes magazine says the U.S. will eventually pay a price for protectionism and trade dispute escalates


Pompeo Gives Saudi Arabia Several Days To Produce Complete Khashoggi Report

Added: 18.10.2018 18:54 | 10 views | 0 comments

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo addressed the media outside the White House on Thursday after meeting with President Donald Trump to discuss his meetings with Saudi and Turkish officials concerning the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, according to NBC News. Pompeo said Washington would allow Saudi Arabia to have several more days in order to "conduct a complete, thorough investigation" into Khashoggi's disappearance before the White House decided on a response. “There are lots of stories out there about what has happened. We are going to allow the process to move forward,” Pompeo said. "I told President Trump this morning we ought to give them a few more days to complete that so...

Democrats question plan for new FBI HQ near Trump's DC hotel

Added: 18.10.2018 18:42 | 12 views | 0 comments

Five senior Democratic members of Congress have questioned what they say is a Trump administration plan to build a new headquarters for the Federal Bureau of Investigation across the street from Donald Trump's downtown Washington hotel.


Rush Limbaugh predicts GOP will hold House, make gains in Senate

Added: 18.10.2018 18:24 | 10 views | 0 comments

Rush Limbaugh, in an exclusive interview with Fox News’ Sean Hannity, predicted Republicans will hold both houses of Congress next month – defying the Washington wisdom that Nancy Pelosi is in line for speaker. 

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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin pulls out of Saudi investment conference amid outcry over missing journalist

Added: 18.10.2018 18:17 | 9 views | 0 comments

Mnuchin’s absence is seen as the Trump administration’s first public rebuke of the Saudis over the disappearance of Washington Post contributing columnist Jamal Khashoggi, who Turkish investigators believe was killed inside a diplomatic compound in Istanbul. Nearly a dozen executives from the technology, media and entertainment industries have backed out of the Future Investment Initiative […]

Bob Corker says the administration has "clamped down" on intelligence about Khashoggi case

Added: 18.10.2018 17:06 | 10 views | 0 comments

Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman says White House has "clamped down" on intelligence about Khashoggi, according to Washington Post


Ease or Squeeze? U.S., Seoul Split Over North Korea Policy

Added: 18.10.2018 15:59 | 4 views | 0 comments

Friction is growing between South Korea and the U.S. over how best to persuade North Korea to give up its nuclear program, with Washington maintaining pressure and Seoul seeking to ease sanctions.

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Trump Threatens To Use Military To Close U.S.-Mexico Border, Cancel USMCA

Added: 18.10.2018 15:56 | 11 views | 0 comments

U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened to use the military to close the U.S.-Mexico border and cancel a just-completed trade deal as he expressed mounting frustration with a large caravan of migrants from Honduras making it’s way toward the United States, The Washington Post reported Thursday. In a series of morning tweets, the report said, the president repeated previous vows to halt U.S. aid to Central American countries that don’t disband the caravan. In addition, Trump issued a fresh threat to Mexico’s government after it said it would treat those in the caravan no differently than it does other migrants, eported. In one tweet, the report said, Trump said: “In addition to...

Claire Foy says she wanted to ‘violently hurt’ anti-#MeToo protester

Added: 18.10.2018 12:52 | 10 views | 0 comments

Claire Foy had a lot of visceral anger on a recent trip to Washington for the premiere of “First Man.”

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