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U.S. judge to hold hearing on CNN White House lawsuit

13 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON A federal judge said he would hold a hearing on Wednesday on CNN's lawsuit against the Trump administration seeking the speedy reinstatement of press credentials for White House correspondent Jim Acosta, a frequent target of President Donald Trump. | Video

Joe Biden leads potential 2020 Democratic field - Reuters/Ipsos poll

07 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden is the early leader for the 2020 Democratic Party nomination, a Reuters/Ipsos Election Day opinion poll found, in a field likely to quickly take shape as candidates seek to challenge Republican President Donald Trump.

U.S. Treasury sanctions target Taliban, Iranian backers

23 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON The United States targeted Afghanistan's Taliban insurgency on Tuesday with sanctions against eight individuals, including two linked to the Quds Force of Iran's Revolutionary Guards.

Saudi Arabia calls Khashoggi killing 'grave mistake,' says prince not aware

23 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON/LONDON Saudi Arabia on Sunday called the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at its Istanbul consulate a "huge and grave mistake," but sought to shield its powerful crown prince from the widening crisis, saying Mohammed bin Salman had not been aware. | Video

'The world is watching', Kushner tells Saudi crown prince on Khashoggi

22 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON/ISTANBUL White House adviser Jared Kushner said on Monday he had urged Saudi Arabia's crown prince to be transparent about the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, and told him "the world is watching" Riyadh's account of the journalist's disappearance.

UPDATE 6-Saudi Arabia calls Khashoggi killing 'grave mistake,' says prince not aware

22 Oct 2018

* European governments demand Riyadh provide facts about killing

U.S. lawmakers blame Saudi crown prince for Khashoggi murder

21 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON Top U.S. lawmakers turned their ire on Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Sunday and said they believed he ordered the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, although the Trump administration maintained a more cautious stance.

U.S. lawmakers blame Saudi crown prince for Khashoggi murder

21 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON Top U.S. lawmakers turned their ire on Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Sunday and said they believed he ordered the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, although the Trump administration maintained a more cautious stance.

Honduras, Guatemala move to stop migrant caravan after Trump threats

17 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON/ESQUIPULAS, Guatemala The organizer of a migrant caravan from Honduras was detained in Guatemala on Tuesday as the U.S. government threatened to withdraw aid from both countries and El Salvador if the flow of migrants north to the United States was not stopped.

Leading U.S. senator accuses Saudi prince of ordering Khashoggi killing

16 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham, a Republican close to President Donald Trump, on Tuesday accused Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of ordering the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and called him a "rogue crown prince" who is jeopardizing relations with the United States.

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