U.S. asks Saudi to investigate itself on Khashoggi death, but Turkey could complicate things
The latest reports coming out of Turkey on the last hours of dissident Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi are nothing short of stomach-churning. The least gruesome version of...
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Treasury employee accused in leak linked to Mueller's probe
WASHINGTON - A Treasury Department employee was accused Wednesday of leaking confidential banking reports of suspects charged in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation...
56 minutes ago - National Post - 3 articles
WATCH: Trump: 'not at all' giving cover to the Saudis in US journalist's disappearance
Trump said he expects answers on Khashoggi's alleged murder by week's end.
56 minutes ago - ABC News - 2 articles
Illinois AG candidate: Harassment leads many to promiscuity
CHICAGO - A former Miss America who is running for Illinois attorney general once said that many victims of sexual harassment “become very promiscuous” and that young people...
58 minutes ago - The Seattle Times - 2 articles
Trump ask Cabinet to cut next year's budgets by 5 percent
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump says he's asking every Cabinet secretary to trim their next-year budgets by 5 percent, dubbing it the “nickel plan.” Trump says there's a...
58 minutes ago - The Seattle Times
West Ham suspends coach after marching with right-wing group
LONDON - Premier League club West Ham has suspended a youth team coach after he took part in march organized by a right-wing political group.
59 minutes ago - Saint Louis Today
No Abuse Allegations Against Keith Ellison In Unsealed Divorce Documents
MINNEAPOLIS - The divorce file of U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison and his former wife, Kim Ellison, was unsealed Wednesday, and a review of the documents showed there are no...
1 hour ago - CBS
Trump: 'not at all' giving cover to the Saudis in Jamal Khashoggi disappearance
President Donald Trump said he is 'not at all' giving cover to the Saudis in Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance.
1 hour ago - ABC News - 2 articles
Nonfiction: Waging War From the Oval Office
Michael Beschloss's “Presidents of War” looks at the pressures on chief executives when they make the ultimate decision to risk American lives.
1 hour ago - NY Times
Indian Cabinet Minister Resigns Amid MeToo Allegations
M.J. Akbar, the minister of state for external affairs, has been accused by multiple women of sexual harassment during his time as a newspaper editor.
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Smoke forces Melania Trump's plane back to military base
WASHINGTON - First lady Melania Trump's plane was forced to return to a Washington area military base on Wednesday because of smoke in the cabin. Her spokeswoman, Stephanie...
Puppeteer Who Played Big Bird On ‘Sesame Street' Retiring After Nearly 50 Years
WOODSTOCK, Conn. - The puppeteer who has played Big Bird on “Sesame Street” is retiring after nearly 50 years on the show. Caroll Spinney tells the New York Times that Thursday...
12-year-old boy electrocuted while climbing fence to retrieve ball at...
"This young man was where he needed to be. He was doing what he loved, he was doing what was tied to his passion, which was playing football."
'You should die in a locked closet,' judge tells man found guilty of killing...
The man was convicted of capital murder in the beating death of his girlfriend's 4-year-old daughter.
Bellinger lifts Dodgers over Brewers 2-1 in 13
LOS ANGELES - Cody Bellinger singled home the winning run in the 13th inning, lifting the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 on Tuesday night and tying the NL...
Canada is now the world's largest legal marijuana marketplace
Canadian leaders say the goal is to better reflect society's changing opinion about marijuana and bring black market operators into a regulated system.
GOP on defense to explain pre-existing condition protections
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - In ads and speeches, Democratic U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill is pounding Missouri voters with a single message: Her Republican challenger wants to end...
New deal keeps open facility that detains immigrant families
HOUSTON - The U.S. government has quietly reached a new agreement to keep open a 2,400-bed detention facility used to detain immigrant mothers and children. It's a lucrative...
Bills to start quarterback Derek Anderson against Colts with Josh Allen out
Coach Sean McDermott said Wednesday the decision to start Anderson over Nathan Peterman was made in the best interest of the team.
Senior Treasury Department employee charged with leaking to media about...
Prosecutors on Wednesday charged a senior Treasury Department employee with leaking suspicious financial activity reports to the news media. Natalie Mayflower Sours Edwards...