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Oil jumps as OPEC, Russia strike deal to contain output

9 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

FRANKFURT, Germany - Caution about the pandemic took the upper hand Thursday at a meeting of the OPEC oil cartel and allied countries, as they left most of their production...
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OPEC And Allies Keep Oil Production Steady As Saudi Arabia Urges 'Caution'

OPEC And Allies Keep Oil Production Steady As Saudi Arabia Urges 'Caution'

11 hours ago   |   NPR

Oil prices have risen remarkably over the last few months. Now the powerful oil cartel is keeping a lid on supply in an attempt to push crude prices even higher. (Image credit...
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New Report on Khashoggi Murder Is a Dud, Official Warns

12 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Assessments targeting Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman offer no proof, are instead an abuse of the intelligence community's power
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Iran Allies Escalate Attacks Despite Joe Biden Diplomacy, Sanctions

22 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen have stepped up attacks on Saudi Arabia as the White House pushes for a diplomatic solution.
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EDITORIAL: Biden pivot toward Iran

1 day ago   |   Washington Times

President Biden has begun a foreign policy swivel away from Saudi Arabia and toward Iran. If there is a rationale for the Biden pivot, it could only be rooted in the belief...
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Khashoggi report ‘unlikely' to change Saudi Arabia credit rating

1 day ago   |   Al Jazeera

Recalibration of US-Saudi relations is unlikely to change Saudi's sovereign rating, an S&P official told Reuters news.
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Meghan Markle wore earrings from Mohammed bin Salman 3 weeks after Saudi agents murdered Jamal Khashoggi, report says

Meghan Markle wore earrings from Mohammed bin Salman 3 weeks after Saudi agents murdered Jamal Khashoggi, report says

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, wore earrings given by Mohammed bin Salman, the crown prince of Saudi Arabia, soon after journalist Jamal Khashoggi...
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Biden's Russia, Saudi Sanctions Spark Grumblings of Weakness

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg

Twice in the last week, the U.S. announced new sanctions against Russia and Saudi Arabia over what it called human rights abuses. Twice, critics said President Joe Biden pulled...
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Meghan Markle wore earrings from Saudi Prince MBS after Jamal Khashoggi murder: report

Meghan Markle wore earrings from Saudi Prince MBS after Jamal Khashoggi murder: report

2 days ago   |   New York Post

Meghan Markle reportedly wore earrings gifted to her by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman not long after the murder of Jamal Khashoggi.
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Activists Say Joe Biden Could Still Deliver Justice For Jamal Khashoggi

Activists Say Joe Biden Could Still Deliver Justice For Jamal Khashoggi

2 days ago   |   The Huffington Post

HuffPost obtained a letter from key advocacy groups outlining additional steps against Saudi Crown Prince Muhammed bin Salman and lawmakers are rolling out similar proposals.
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Flames fire coach Geoff Ward, replace him with Darryl Sutter

Flames fire coach Geoff Ward, replace him with Darryl Sutter

CALGARY, Alberta - The Calgary Flames fired coach Geoff Ward on Thursday night and replaced him with Darryl Sutter, who will lead the team for the second time. Read more ...

Tom Brady rookie card sells for record $1.32 million

Tom Brady rookie card sells for record $1.32 million

Tom Brady keeps setting records, and this time, he didn't even play. A rookie card for the 43-year-old Brady sold for a record $1.32 million on Thursday on PWCC Marketplace, an... Read more ...

Texas power grid operator overcharged companies $16B during winter freeze

Texas power grid operator overcharged companies $16B during winter freeze

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas made a massive error that resulted in $16 billion in overcharges last month when millions of residents were left without power after a... Read more ...

Lightning top Blackhawks on Killorn's horn-beating OT goal

Lightning top Blackhawks on Killorn's horn-beating OT goal

CHICAGO - Alex Killorn scored 4:59 into overtime, with the puck barely over the line at the horn, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Thursday night... Read more ...

Gilgeous-Alexander has 33, helps Thunder rally past Spurs

Gilgeous-Alexander has 33, helps Thunder rally past Spurs

SAN ANTONIO - Shai Gilgeous-Alexander had 33 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied in the second half to beat the San Antonio Spurs 107-102 on Thursday night and snap a... Read more ...

Creighton's Greg McDermott suspended indefinitely for ‘plantation' comments

Creighton's Greg McDermott suspended indefinitely for ‘plantation' comments

Creighton men's basketball coach Greg McDermott has been suspended from all team activities indefinitely for his “plantation” comments last week, the school athletic director... Read more ...

Creighton suspends Greg McDermott for 'plantation' remark

Creighton suspends Greg McDermott for 'plantation' remark

OMAHA, Neb. - Creighton University suspended basketball coach Greg McDermott on Thursday night for using racially insensitive language while addressing the team after a game... Read more ...

Flyers overcame early 3-goal deficit to stun Penguins 4-3

Flyers overcame early 3-goal deficit to stun Penguins 4-3

PITTSBURGH - Philadelphia Flyers coach Alain Vigneault pointed to his team's three-game set in Pittsburgh as a potential turning point. A chance to figure out just where the... Read more ...

Tatum scores 27, Celtics outlast depleted Raptors 132-125

Tatum scores 27, Celtics outlast depleted Raptors 132-125

BOSTON - Jayson Tatum had 27 points and 12 rebounds and the Boston Celtics won their fourth straight game, outlasting the short-handed Toronto Raptors 132-125 on Thursday night. Read more ...

UNMC doctor stresses COVID-19 vaccines as safe and effective

UNMC doctor stresses COVID-19 vaccines as safe and effective

Dr. Mark Rupp says the Johnson & Johnson, Moderna and Pfizer vaccines are all "tremendously effective" against COVID-19. Read more ...