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UN expert eyes probe of Saudi prince role in Khashoggi death

UN expert eyes probe of Saudi prince role in Khashoggi death

16 hours ago   |   Politico   |   6 articles

GENEVA - An independent U.N. human rights expert investigating the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi on Wednesday recommended an investigation into the possible role...
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Iran's President Rouhani says scaling back nuclear commitments is a 'minimum' measure

18 hours ago   |   Reuters

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday pulling out of some commitments under the nuclear deal was a "minimum" measure that Tehran could adopt a year after the United...
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Iran says Europe not cooperating in buying Iranian oil: Fars news

19 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh said on Wednesday that Europe was not cooperating with Tehran to buy its oil in the face of U.S. sanctions against Iran's energy sector.
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Iran will not give Europe more time to shield it against U.S. sanctions

19 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Iran said on Wednesday it will start enriching uranium at a higher level in July and won't give European powers any more time to prevent this move by protecting Tehran from...
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Xi Jinping Says Pyongyang Is Moving in the ‘Right Direction' Ahead of His Visit to North Korea

20 hours ago   |   Time

SEOUL, South Korea - Chinese President Xi Jinping praised North Korea for moving in the “right direction” by politically resolving issues on the Korean Peninsula in an essay...
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Gutsy plans for Tower Fifth in Midtown to include Venezuela consulate

Gutsy plans for Tower Fifth in Midtown to include Venezuela consulate

1 day ago   |   New York Post

The current Venezuelan consulate on East 51st Street is supposed to be incorporated into Harry Macklowe's proposed Tower Fifth skyscraper, and any sale seems to have escaped...
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Sandy Hook Victim's Father Wins Defamation Suit, Alex Jones Sanctioned

Sandy Hook Victim's Father Wins Defamation Suit, Alex Jones Sanctioned

1 day ago   |   NPR

"Mr. Pozner has sought for years to try to get these conspiracy theorists to understand that his son really was a person and that his son really did die," attorney Jake...
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Valentina Shevchenko vs. Liz Carmouche headlines UFC on ESPN+ 14

1 day ago   |   MMAjunkie   |   2 articles

UFC flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko will have the opportunity to avenge the only stoppage loss of her MMA career. But it won't be an easy time. Shevchenko will face...
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Collins High School hosting a unique NCAA recruiting event

Collins High School hosting a unique NCAA recruiting event

1 day ago   |   WLKY

64 high school basketball teams will play games at Collins, Shelby County High Schools and two area middle schools in an NCAA sanctioned basketball tournament.
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Exclusive: U.S. seen open to mechanism to end aircraft subsidy fight - sources

1 day ago   |   Reuters

The United States is expected to be open to negotiations on an "enforceable mechanism" that could allow European planemaker Airbus to receive government funding on commercial...
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Study: More American women are using marijuana while pregnant

Study: More American women are using marijuana while pregnant

While the health effects of marijuana on a fetus have not yet been established, they could include developmental problems and low birth weight, according to the U.S. Centers... Read more ...

Dominican AG: Ortiz shooting result of mistaken identity

Dominican AG: Ortiz shooting result of mistaken identity

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic - The Dominican Republic's lead prosecutor said Wednesday that former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was not the target of a shooting in a... Read more ...

Driver accused of intentionally running over pregnant woman pushing...

Driver accused of intentionally running over pregnant woman pushing 2-year-old son in stroller

“Our hearts are completely shattered," a family member said. Read more ...

David Ortiz was not the intended target in murder-for-hire plot, prosecutor says

David Ortiz was not the intended target in murder-for-hire plot, prosecutor says

Dominican Republic authorities said Wednesday that David Ortiz was not the intended target of the murder-for-hire plot that led to the former Red Sox star being shot. Read more ...

Capt. 'Sully' criticizes Boeing, says pilots need practice on simulators...

Capt. 'Sully' criticizes Boeing, says pilots need practice on simulators before flying 737 Max jets

Sullenberger, a U.S. Airways pilot in 2009 when he safely landed an Airbus jet on New York's Hudson River after bird strikes knocked out the engines, said all 737 Max pilots... Read more ...

Pittsburgh resident, Syrian man arrested on terrorism charges after planning...

Pittsburgh resident, Syrian man arrested on terrorism charges after planning attack on Christian church

Complaint alleges Syrian man plotted attacks in name of ISIS Read more ...

EPA rolls back Obama-era plan limiting coal-fired power plant emissions

EPA rolls back Obama-era plan limiting coal-fired power plant emissions

The Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday said states can set their own carbon emissions standards for coal-fired power plants - a rule that the agency itself says could... Read more ...

Jurors reach verdict in Nxivm ‘sex cult' leader Keith Raniere's trial

Jurors reach verdict in Nxivm ‘sex cult' leader Keith Raniere's trial

Jurors in the Nxivm trial have reached a verdict Wednesday. The panel of four women and eight men sent a note during their lunch break saying they reached a unanimous decision... Read more ...

Hope Hicks won't answer questions about the White House in congressional...

Hope Hicks won't answer questions about the White House in congressional interview

White House attorneys are objecting to all questions related to the White House, Democrats say, all the way down to where Hicks sat in the West Wing. Read more ...

Dominican AG: David Ortiz Shooting Result Of Mistaken Identity

Dominican AG: David Ortiz Shooting Result Of Mistaken Identity

The Dominican Republic's lead prosecutor says the target was another man, dressed similarly to the former Red Sox slugger. Read more ...