Tuesday 20th of November, 2018

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16 Democrats Sign Letter Vowing To Oppose Nancy Pelosi

16 Democrats Sign Letter Vowing To Oppose Nancy Pelosi

WASHINGTON ― Sixteen Democrats released a letter Monday pledging not to

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Saudi crown prince ordered killing of Khashoggi, CIA concludes

Saudi crown prince ordered killing of Khashoggi, CIA concludes

CBS News can confirm that the CIA has intelligence that substantiates an assessment Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of Washington Post contributor Jamal Khashoggi. A bipartisan group of lawmakers is calling for strong actio

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Pakistan PM Imran Khan lashes out at Trump 'tirade'

Pakistan PM Imran Khan lashes out at Trump 'tirade'

The friction threatens to further worsen already fragile relations between Islamabad and Washington, on-off allies who have repeatedly clashed about the war in Afghanistan and Pakistan's alleged support for Islamist militants.Khan, who assumed power

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Meet five new Democratic congresswomen ready to shake up Washington

Meet five new Democratic congresswomen ready to shake up Washington

"This Week" Co-Anchor Martha Raddatz sits down with five incoming House Democrats to discuss diversity, Democrats' priorities and Nancy Pelosi as speaker.

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Lawyer for WikiLeaks' Assange says he would fight charges

Lawyer for WikiLeaks' Assange says he would fight charges

WASHINGTON (AP) — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will not willingly travel to the United States to face charges filed under seal against him, one of his lawyers said, foreshadowing a possible fight over extradition for a central figure in the U.S

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WikiLeaks' Assange faces charges; lawyer says he'd fight

WikiLeaks' Assange faces charges; lawyer says he'd fight

WASHINGTON (AP) — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will not willingly travel to the United States to face charges filed under seal against him, one of his lawyers said Friday, foreshadowing a possible fight over extradition for a central figure in

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CIA believes Saudi crown prince ordered journalist's killing: sources

CIA believes Saudi crown prince ordered journalist's killing: sources

The sources said the CIA had briefed other parts of the U.S. government, including Congress, on its assessment, which contradicts Saudi government assertions that Prince Mohammed was not involved.The CIA's finding, first reported by the Washington Po

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Turkey says Khashoggi killers may have taken body parts out of country: CNN Turk

Turkey says Khashoggi killers may have taken body parts out of country: CNN Turk

The killers of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi may have taken his dismembered body out of Turkey in luggage, Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar was quoted as saying by broadcaster CNN Turk on Sunday.Khashoggi, a U.S. resident and Washington Post c

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Democrats Are Planning To Target The Arms Sales Trump Loves

Democrats Are Planning To Target The Arms Sales Trump Loves

WASHINGTON ― Top Democrats are discussing how to use their upcoming control of

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Women Won The House For Democrats, But Men May End Up Running It

Women Won The House For Democrats, But Men May End Up Running It

WASHINGTON ― They ran for office at record levels. They came to the polls in

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Dem struggle over Pelosi bid, with no end game in sight

Dem struggle over Pelosi bid, with no end game in sight

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats won the majority. Now they just need a speaker of the House.

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Mueller Promises More Details on Manafort Case in 10 Days

Mueller Promises More Details on Manafort Case in 10 Days

Lawyers in the case were supposed to submit a status report Friday but asked U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson in Washington for an extension until Nov. 26.Mueller and Manafort said “the parties have been meeting” since the last court hearin

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CIA has concluded Saudi crown prince ordered journalist's killing: Washington Post

CIA has concluded Saudi crown prince ordered journalist's killing: Washington Post

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The CIA has concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the assassination of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul, the Washington Post reported on Friday, a finding that contradicts Saudi government assertio

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Nancy Pelosi Has A Math Problem But Plenty Of Potential Answers

Nancy Pelosi Has A Math Problem But Plenty Of Potential Answers

WASHINGTON ― Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) insists she's still on track to be the

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Justice Department OLC Opinion Claims Matt Whitaker’s Attorney General Appointment Is Legit

Justice Department OLC Opinion Claims Matt Whitaker’s Attorney General Appointment Is Legit

WASHINGTON ― Before President Donald Trump forced former Attorney General Jeff

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Marcia Fudge, Toying With Speaker Run, Slams Nancy Pelosi

Marcia Fudge, Toying With Speaker Run, Slams Nancy Pelosi

WASHINGTON ― Rep. Marcia Fudge (D-Ohio) is all but announcing her intention to

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Nancy Pelosi's Democratic Foes Prepare To Go Public

Nancy Pelosi's Democratic Foes Prepare To Go Public

WASHINGTON ― House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is suddenly in a fight for her

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Republicans' First Big Post-Midterms Move: Keep U.S. In Yemen's Vicious Civil War

Republicans' First Big Post-Midterms Move: Keep U.S. In Yemen's Vicious Civil War

WASHINGTON ― With less than two months left at the helm of the House of

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Nancy Pelosi's Democratic Foes Think They Have The Votes To Block Her

Nancy Pelosi's Democratic Foes Think They Have The Votes To Block Her

WASHINGTON ― Nancy Pelosi's bid to become House speaker again is running up

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Urging Florida To Ignore Military Votes Fits Trump's True Pattern With The Troops

Urging Florida To Ignore Military Votes Fits Trump's True Pattern With The Troops

WASHINGTON ― Two days after skipping a visit to an American military cemetery

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Whitaker may have violated group's tax-exempt status

Whitaker may have violated group's tax-exempt status

WASHINGTON (AP) — Matthew G. Whitaker, the nation's new acting attorney general, repeatedly chided presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in public statements during 2016 while he was speaking for a group that is barred by its tax-exempt status

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Turkey shared Khashoggi recordings with Saudi, US and others: Erdogan

Turkey shared Khashoggi recordings with Saudi, US and others: Erdogan

Turkey has shared recordings linked to the murder last month of journalist Jamal Khashoggi with Riyadh, Washington and other capitals, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday."We gave the recordings, we gave them to Saudi Arabia, we gave them to

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Democrats seek ways to protect Mueller probe from Whitaker

Democrats seek ways to protect Mueller probe from Whitaker

WASHINGTON (AP) — Stepping up Democratic efforts to shield the Russia investigation, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said he would seek to tie a measure protecting special counsel Robert Mueller to must-pass legislation if acting attorney gene

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Turkey's Erdogan shares Khashoggi tapes

Turkey's Erdogan shares Khashoggi tapes

Turkey has shared recordings linked to the murder last month of journalist Jamal Khashoggi with Riyadh, Washington and other capitals, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday."We gave them the recordings, we gave them to Saudi Arabia, we gave th

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US to stop refueling planes in Yemen war: report

US to stop refueling planes in Yemen war: report

The United States will stop refueling aircraft from the Saudi-led coalition that is bombing Yemen, the Washington Post reported Friday.The move comes amid an ongoing international outcry over Saudi actions in Yemen, particularly after a string of hig

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How Democrats — And Republicans — Made 2018 A Blue Wave (When It Almost Wasn't)

How Democrats — And Republicans — Made 2018 A Blue Wave (When It Almost Wasn't)

WASHINGTON ― As more votes are counted and more seats flip from red to blue,

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Thousands Protest To Protect Mueller Investigation After DOJ Shakeup

Thousands Protest To Protect Mueller Investigation After DOJ Shakeup

Protests in New York City, Washington, D.C., Chicago and other parts of the

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Jeff Sessions Dealt Police Reform One Final Blow On His Way Out The Door

Jeff Sessions Dealt Police Reform One Final Blow On His Way Out The Door

WASHINGTON ― Hours before he resigned as the nation's 84th attorney general,

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Republicans Lose Control Of The House, But Trump Takes A Victory Lap Anyway

Republicans Lose Control Of The House, But Trump Takes A Victory Lap Anyway

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump will see renewed congressional probes of

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Hospitalized After Breaking 3 Ribs in Fall

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Hospitalized After Breaking 3 Ribs in Fall

The 85-year-old initially went home after the fall, but later went to George Washington Hospital to be checked out on early Thursday morning after experiencing some "discomfort," the court said in a statement.

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FAA issues emergency directive on Boeing 737 Max after Lion Air crash

FAA issues emergency directive on Boeing 737 Max after Lion Air crash

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Wednesday issued an emergency airworthiness directive on about 250 Boeing 737 Max aircraft after the U.S. aircraft manufacturer sent a bulletin to carriers in the aftermath of a

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Trump’s Dismissal Of Jeff Sessions Sets Up Ugly Battle Over Mueller Probe

Trump’s Dismissal Of Jeff Sessions Sets Up Ugly Battle Over Mueller Probe

WASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump's dismissal of former Attorney General

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Amazon plans to split second headquarters in two cities: sources

Amazon plans to split second headquarters in two cities: sources

Dallas, Long Island City in New York and Arlington near Washington, D.C. are all among the finalists with which Amazon is holding advanced talks, one of the people said on condition of anonymity.Amazon declined to comment on the news, first reported

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We're Finally Going To Have Native American Women In Congress

We're Finally Going To Have Native American Women In Congress

WASHINGTON ― Two Native American women won their congressional races on

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Democrats Win Back The House Of Representatives

Democrats Win Back The House Of Representatives

WASHINGTON ― After eight unforgiving years in the minority, Democrats will

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Markets steady on eve of US midterm vote

Markets steady on eve of US midterm vote

Stock markets on both sides of the Atlantic held steady on Monday as cautious investors eyed the upcoming US midterm elections, the resumption of Washington's sanctions on Iran and brewing fiscal fears in Italy.

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Saudi Prince Alwaleed: Khashoggi probe will exonerate leader

Saudi Prince Alwaleed: Khashoggi probe will exonerate leader

Saudi Arabian billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, an international businessman from the kingdom, said on Sunday that an official investigation into the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi will exonerate the country's leader.Khashoggi, a Washington

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Iran marks US embassy siege on eve of sanctions

Iran marks US embassy siege on eve of sanctions

Iran's annual rally to mark the storming of the US embassy and hostage-taking of 1979 had particular significance on Sunday on the eve of renewed sanctions by Washington.Thousands joined rallies in Tehran and other cities, carrying placards that mock

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Trump Presidency Faces High Stakes In Midterm Elections

Trump Presidency Faces High Stakes In Midterm Elections

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump has been acting like a candidate on

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The Latest: Trump ad recycles anti-immigration video

The Latest: Trump ad recycles anti-immigration video

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and a video of a Latino man convicted of killing two police officers (all times local):

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N. Korea warns of returning to nuclear policy

N. Korea warns of returning to nuclear policy

North Korea has warned the United States it will "seriously" consider returning to a state policy aimed at building nuclear weapons if Washington does not end tough economic sanctions against the impoverished regime.For years, the North had pursued a

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Saudi readies to boost supplies over Iran oil sanctions

Saudi readies to boost supplies over Iran oil sanctions

With Washington poised to curtail Iran's oil exports, OPEC heavyweight Saudi Arabia and its partners stand ready to ramp up supplies even as market conditions remain uncertain, analysts say.The renewal of sanctions on the Islamic republic comes at a

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Turkey's Erdogan: Khashoggi killing ordered at Saudi 'highest levels'

Turkey's Erdogan: Khashoggi killing ordered at Saudi 'highest levels'

Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist critical of the Saudi government and its de facto ruler Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, disappeared after he entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul exactly one month ago on Oct. 2.Erdogan, in an op-ed piece i

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In talks with Saudi minister, Mattis calls for transparent investigation in Khashoggi killing

In talks with Saudi minister, Mattis calls for transparent investigation in Khashoggi killing

Washington Post columnist Khashoggi's murder has escalated into a crisis for the world's top oil exporter as Saudi Arabia's allies have reacted with outrage.Mattis said he met Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir during a conference in Bahrain on S

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China's defence minister to visit Washington: Mattis

China's defence minister to visit Washington: Mattis

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said Saturday his Chinese counterpart Wei Fenghe would visit Washington next week, following tensions between the two powers."I would just point out that (our) strategic competition does not imply hostility," Mattis sa

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Saudi rejects Turkey call to extradite Khashoggi killers

Saudi rejects Turkey call to extradite Khashoggi killers

Riyadh Saturday dismissed Ankara's calls to extradite 18 Saudis being held over the murder of critic Jamal Khashoggi, as Washington warned the crisis risked destabilising the Middle East.Saudi journalist Khashoggi, 59, who had lived in self-imposed e

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Two decades after brutal killing, Matthew Shepard to be laid to rest

Two decades after brutal killing, Matthew Shepard to be laid to rest

Two decades after Matthew Shepard was kidnapped and killed, turning him into an inspirational symbol for the fight against violence targeting gay people, his remains will be interred on Friday at the Washington National Cathedral.In October 1998, 21-

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Senate's Out? Nobody's Around? Perfect Time To Advance Trump's Court Picks, Says GOP.

Senate's Out? Nobody's Around? Perfect Time To Advance Trump's Court Picks, Says GOP.

WASHINGTON ― The Senate is in recess and nobody is around, which means

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Grassley to DOJ: Investigate Kavanaugh accuser and Avenatti

Grassley to DOJ: Investigate Kavanaugh accuser and Avenatti

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley on Thursday asked for a criminal investigation into whether Julie Swetnick and her attorney, Michael Avenatti, conspired to provide false statements to Congress and obstructed a c

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Son of murdered journalist Khashoggi leaves Saudi Arabia: HRW

Son of murdered journalist Khashoggi leaves Saudi Arabia: HRW

The eldest son of murdered Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Salah, and his family have left the Gulf kingdom after the government lifted a travel ban, Human Rights Watch said Thursday."Salah and his family are on a plane to (Washington) DC now," Sar

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