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Crown Prince Mohammed comes out on top of Khashoggi case that could see 5 others killed

3 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Saudi officials on Thursday claimed that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was innocent in the death of Jamal Khashoggi, and said it requested the death penalty of five people over the killing.
Experts - from government officials, country experts, and Khashoggi's editor - rebuked those claims of innocence.
But Saudi Arabia's exoneration might work anyway, as the kingdom has deep business ties that few seem to want to break over Khashoggi's killings.
Top Saudi officials attempted to clear their crown prince from journalist Jamal Khashoggi's killing on Thursday by claiming that he had no...
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US sanctions 17 Saudis for involvement in Khashoggi murder

US sanctions 17 Saudis for involvement in Khashoggi murder

3 monthes ago   |   By RT

The US has sanctioned 17 Saudi nationals for their alleged role in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The list includes a former top aide to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, and Saudi Consul General Mohammed Alotaibi.
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Andrew McCabe describes 'incredibly turbulent' period after Trump fired...

Andrew McCabe describes 'incredibly turbulent' period after Trump fired James Comey and reveals what he says prompted Rod Rosenstein to suggest wearing a wire to record the president

Former deputy FBI director Andrew McCabe described the conversation during which he said deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein first offered to secretly record President... Read more ...

Anthony Weiner has been released from prison after nearly 15 months

Anthony Weiner has been released from prison after nearly 15 months

Anthony Weiner, a former Democratic New York Congressman, has begun the process of being released from prison. Weiner has been released from the Massachusetts center where he... Read more ...

Yankees flirting with idea of Aaron Judge as leadoff hitter

Yankees flirting with idea of Aaron Judge as leadoff hitter

TAMPA - If you are betting on who will be the Yankees' regular leadoff hitter this coming season, you would be smart to put your money on Aaron Hicks. However, during the dog... Read more ...

Four people died in a 12-hour hostage standoff in Mississippi

Four people died in a 12-hour hostage standoff in Mississippi

Four people died during a 12-hour hostage standoff in Clinton, Mississippi, on Saturday. Cops were initially called to the scene at 2:30 a.m. Saturday morning following reports... Read more ...

People are criticizing Jussie Smollett following reports that he may have...

People are criticizing Jussie Smollett following reports that he may have staged his alleged attack

CNN reports that investigators believe " Empire " star Jussie Smollett may have paid two men to stage his alleged attack. Smollett's attorneys deny the reports, though several... Read more ...

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio slammed Amazon for canceling its HQ2...

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio slammed Amazon for canceling its HQ2 project, calling it 'an abuse of corporate power'

Sunday's "Meet the Press" stoked sharp condemnation from New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Amazon's decision to cancel its deal to build HQ2 in the city. De Blasio said... Read more ...

'SNL' mocked Trump's border wall national emergency - and Trump wasn't happy

'SNL' mocked Trump's border wall national emergency - and Trump wasn't happy

"Saturday Night Live" took aim at President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency over funds for his long-sought wall along the US-Mexico border. Alec Baldwin... Read more ...

The British teen who ran away to join ISIS but now wants to return to the UK...

The British teen who ran away to join ISIS but now wants to return to the UK has given birth in Syria

Shamima Begum, the British teenager who fled the UK to join ISIS in 2015, but now wants to return home, has given birth. "We the family of Shamima Begum have been informed that... Read more ...

Hamidou Diallo hits absurd dunk over Shaquille O'Neal on the way to winning...

Hamidou Diallo hits absurd dunk over Shaquille O'Neal on the way to winning 2019 NBA Slam Dunk Contest

Hamidou Diallo beat Dennis Smith Jr. in the final of the 2019 NBA Slam Dunk Contest on Saturday. The dunk of the night came in the first round, when Diallo dunked over... Read more ...

Trump says Europe must take back 800 captured ISIS fighters and put them on...

Trump says Europe must take back 800 captured ISIS fighters and put them on trial, or risk the US letting them go

President Trump warned late on Saturday that Europe must take back around 800 captured ISIS fighters from the continent, or risk the US being forced to release them. "The... Read more ...