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U.A.E. Pulls Most Forces From Yemen in Blow to Saudi War Effort

5 days ago   |   NY Times

The major reduction in troops by the Emiratis, the military linchpin of the Saudi-led war in Yemen, is a belated recognition that the war is no longer winnable.
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The 3-letter word that's missing from the showdown with Iran

The 3-letter word that's missing from the showdown with Iran

5 days ago   |   Business Insider

The US is in the middle of a showdown with Iran, stoked by incidents in the Persian Gulf and a protracted dispute over the 2015 nuclear deal. But behind the present round of...
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U.K. Foreign Secretary Says Saudi Arabia Has Paid the Price for Khashoggi Killing

5 days ago   |   Time

British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt says Saudi Arabia has paid the diplomatic price for the murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi . In a keynote speech at the...
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Senate to try again to hold Saudis responsible for Khashoggi killing

Senate to try again to hold Saudis responsible for Khashoggi killing

6 days ago   |   Politico

Nine months after the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Congress remains at a loss for how to hold Saudi Arabia accountable. Democrats and many Republicans agree...
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Saudis Perplexed As Country's Press Freedom Ranking Dips After Khashoggi Murder, Arrest of Dozens of Journalists

6 days ago   |   Newsweek

Reporters Without Borders said they had to meet with Saudi officials to explain just how bad the kingdom's reputation has become.
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UN expert urges world powers to reconsider G20 Riyadh summit

13 days ago   |   Al Jazeera

Political accountability for Khashoggi's murder means that G20 does not happen or moves elsewhere, Agnes Callamard says.
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G20: Trump avoids questions on Khashoggi murder, praises MBS

17 days ago   |   Al Jazeera

The two leaders demonstrate their close relationship at breakfast in Osaka on Saturday.
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Trump and Xi Agree to Restart Trade Talks, Avoiding Escalation in Tariff War

17 days ago   |   NY Times

The agreement, reached at the Group of 20 meeting in Osaka, Japan, represented a temporary cease-fire to give negotiators another chance to forge a permanent accord.
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Trump praises Saudi crown prince, ignores questions on Khashoggi killing

Trump praises Saudi crown prince, ignores questions on Khashoggi killing

17 days ago   |   Politico

OSAKA, Japan - President Donald Trump enjoyed breakfast here Friday with Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman, heaping praise on the Saudi ruler while ignoring evidence of his role...
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A Breakfast Invitation Helps Rebuild a Crown Prince's Standing

18 days ago   |   NY Times

Pushed to the side the last time the leaders of the Group of 20 met, the de facto Saudi leader, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, is back in the mainstream.
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Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99

He retired in June 2010 at age 90, the second oldest justice in the court's history. Read more ...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at congresswomen of color

The Democratic-led House has voted to condemn President Donald Trump's tweets telling four Democratic congresswomen of color to "go back" to their countries of origin. Read more ...

Police: 6-year-old girl fatally struck by her golfing dad's ball

Police: 6-year-old girl fatally struck by her golfing dad's ball

Authorities called the situation a “tragic accident.” Read more ...

Federal judge permanently blocks Trump admin from adding citizenship...

Federal judge permanently blocks Trump admin from adding citizenship question to 2020 census

A New York federal judge has issued an order definitively blocking the Trump administration from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census in any form, despite the... Read more ...

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

Seven designs featured in new premium diaper line Read more ...

Judge orders R. Kelly held in jail, prosecutors call him 'extreme danger to...

Judge orders R. Kelly held in jail, prosecutors call him 'extreme danger to minor girls'

A judge ruled Tuesday that R&B singer R. Kelly be held without bond on federal charges that he and his entourage recruited girls and women to engage in illegal sexual activity... Read more ...

No federal charges for NYPD officer accused of fatally choking Eric Garner

No federal charges for NYPD officer accused of fatally choking Eric Garner

Garner's words “I can't breathe” became a rallying cry for police reform activists, coming amid a stretch of other deaths of black men at the hands of white officers. Read more ...

'Chance the Snapper,' Chicago's alligator-on-the-loose, is finally caught

'Chance the Snapper,' Chicago's alligator-on-the-loose, is finally caught

Chance the Snapper, as he came to be known, had been on the loose in the park for almost a week - forcing a partial shutdown of the site. Read more ...

Justice Department won't bring charges against NYPD cop in Eric Garner's...

Justice Department won't bring charges against NYPD cop in Eric Garner's chokehold death

The Department of Justice won't bring civil rights or criminal charges against NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo in the death of Eric Garner, a source familiar with the case told Read more ...

California man charged after police found more than 1,000 guns in his home

California man charged after police found more than 1,000 guns in his home

The man pleaded not guilty during a Monday morning arraignment. Read more ...