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Global News Turkey seeks extradition of 18 Saudis for murder in Khashoggi death
Author: 0 Turkey seeks extradition of 18 Saudis for murder in Khashoggi death

Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor said Khashoggi's killing was premeditated, contradicting a previous official statement that it happened accidentally during a tussle in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul . The remarks came in defiance of global anger over Saudi Arabia's admission of Khashoggi's murder at Riyadh's consulate in Istanbul . Saudi Arabia has announced the dismissals of six officials who worked directly under bin Salman.

Global News Facebook Ad Report Puts Beto O'Rourke as Top Spender, After Facebook
Author: 0 Facebook Ad Report Puts Beto O'Rourke as Top Spender, After Facebook

The Democratic challenger to incumbent Sen. O'Rourke spent $21 million in the first half of October and still had $10.3 million in the bank as of Oct. Proposition 112 would set minimum distance requirements for new gas and oil projects. Since May, the social network has been making it easier for USA voters to access data about political campaigns that have ran in the country.

Global News Multiple casualties after shooting near Pittsburgh synagogue
Author: 0 Multiple casualties after shooting near Pittsburgh synagogue

President Donald Trump told reporters at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland that the shooting was a "terrible, awful thing". It was not immediately known how many people had been injured or killed, though Shapiro's statement appeared to show that at least two people had died.

Global News U.S. police probe suspicious package 'sent to De Niro restaurant'
Author: 0 U.S. police probe suspicious package 'sent to De Niro restaurant'

Just two days earlier, CNN's offices in NY were evacuated when the package for Brennan, addressed to him at the network, was found in the mailroom. Video: Authorities continue to investigate additional suspicious packages containing explosives that seem to target prominent liberal figures and Democratic politicians the week of October 22.

Global News Rahul leads opposition protest outside CBI headquarters
Author: 0 Rahul leads opposition protest outside CBI headquarters

Gandhi, who led the almost one-kilometre protest march of hundreds of Congress workers from Dala Singh College to the CBI headquarters in the national capital, also tweeted pictures of the protest march and him sitting at the Lodhi Road police station and said, "No matter how hard the government tries, it will not be able to cage the truth".

Global News Israel accuses Syria, Iran on overnight attacks
Author: 0 Israel accuses Syria, Iran on overnight attacks

Meanwhile, clashes also broke out between Palestinian and Israeli army forces near Ramallah, in the West Bank, with early reports suggesting at least 9 Palestinians were wounded by Israeli live fire. The top IDF spokesperson earlier blamed Iran and Syria for the Islamic Jihad rocket attacks. Israel has come under heavy global criticism for what many see as excessive use of force and the large number of unarmed people who have been shot.

Global News Sultan of Oman receives Israel PM 'after prolonged contacts'
Author: 0 Sultan of Oman receives Israel PM 'after prolonged contacts'

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with Omani leader Sultan Qaboos. The sultanate has long had a quiet role in fostering negotiations between the Israelis and Palestinians and has openly called for the need for a Palestinian state while also acknowledging a need for an Israeli state.

Global News Mahinda sworn in as PM
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In a sudden move, President Maithripala Sirisena on Friday pulled his faction out of Sri Lanka's ruling coalition and within hours appointed former President Mahinda Rajapaksa as Prime Minister. He was elected as president largely thanks to the backing of Wickremesinghe's United National Party (UNP). The surprise move comes despite past clashes between both Sirisena and Wickremesinghe over economic policy as well as the day-to-day administration of the government.

Global News Authorities arrest Fla. man on mail bomb charges
Author: 0 Authorities arrest Fla. man on mail bomb charges

He also has ties to NY and a criminal history. Court records show Mr Sayoc filed for bankruptcy in 2012 while he was living with his mother. With that said, the suspect was charged Friday with "five federal crimes, including interstate transportation of an explosive, illegal mailing of explosives, threats against former presidents and certain other persons, threatening interstate communications, and assaulting current and former federal officers", said Sessions.

Author: 0 Person arrested over USA mail-bombings

He was charged with one count of interstate transportation of an explosive, one count of illegal mailing of explosives, one count of threats against former presidents and others, one count of threatening interstate communications, and one count of assaulting federal officers.

Global News Magna Carta thief foiled after attempt on copy at Salisbury Cathedral
Author: 0 Magna Carta thief foiled after attempt on copy at Salisbury Cathedral

Latin for Great Charter - is considered the founding document of English law and civil liberties, a document that influenced the shapers of the U.S. Constitution. "We are very relieved that no one was hurt during the incident and that the Magna Carta itself is undamaged". Officers added the suspect has been taken to Melksham police station where he is being questioned.

Global News Man sets fire to parents' house after killing spiders with blowtorch
Author: 0 Man sets fire to parents' house after killing spiders with blowtorch

The fire caused damage to the properties' second storey and attic and was attended by fire officers at around 11pm on Tuesday evening. This is not the first incident of its kind - earlier in January, a man in Redding, Calif., set his apartment ablaze while trying to kill a wolf spider with a blowtorch .

Global News How To Watch Stacey Abrams vs
Author: 0 How To Watch Stacey Abrams vs

Stacey Abrams , the Democrat running for governor in Georgia, participated in a protest in 1992 that included the burning of the state flag, her campaign confirmed on Tuesday. Kemp's tenure in the State Senate. Kemp has said that anyone who brings the appropriate identification to the polls will be allowed to vote on-site.

Global News President of Turkey, Saudi Crown Prince hold phone conversation
Author: 0 President of Turkey, Saudi Crown Prince hold phone conversation

The Saudi prosecutors cited Turkish evidence that the slaying was planned, contradicting a Saudi assertion just days ago that rogue officials from the kingdom killed him by mistake in a brawl inside their Istanbul consulate. The official said that of the 15 Saudis who took part in the operation, a total of nine were at the consulate, with "three or four to question him and the rest to handle logistics".

Global News Second migrant caravan gathering in Guatemala, report says
Author: 0 Second migrant caravan gathering in Guatemala, report says

Among the topics being discussed with Mexico is whether migrants from the caravan could be held there before entering an official port of entry, the DHS official said. The American people want a reasonable solution to our broken immigration system, and we are exhausted of lawlessness. "And if a job turns up in Mexico, I would do it".

Global News Abe calls for steady development of ties with China
Author: 0 Abe calls for steady development of ties with China

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) shakes hands with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang after a joint briefing in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on October 26, 2018. They will take place for the first time this year as part of the economic dialogue. Abe also stressed that intellectual property rights needed to be protected as the two countries furthered their cooperation.

Global News Magnitude 7.0 quake hits off Greece
Author: 0 Magnitude 7.0 quake hits off Greece

The United States Geological Survey said the epicenter of the 6.8 magnitude quake was 35.9 kilometers (22.3 miles) southwest of Lithakia in the southern part of the island. The tremor was felt in Athens, the Greek capital, and as far away as Albania, Italy, Libya and Malta. But Zakynthos Mayor Pavlos Kolokotsas said: "We are not facing any particular problems".

Global News Children and teachers killed in Jordan flash flood
Author: 0 Children and teachers killed in Jordan flash flood

A number of families picnicking in the popular destination were also among the dead and injured, rescuers said, without giving a breakdown of numbers. Israel's police and military said their forces were sent at the request of the Jordanian government. The arid region, the world's lowest point at about 1,400ft (430m) below sea level, is often hit by flash floods .

Global News Undercover FBI agents investigating corruption gave Gillum tickets to 'Hamilton'
Author: 0 Undercover FBI agents investigating corruption gave Gillum tickets to 'Hamilton'

The two engaged in heated debate on Wednesday in Davie, Florida, a suburb of Fort Lauderdale. During their second and final debate Wednesday, Democratic Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum and Republican former U.S. The ethics complaint accuses Gillum of accepting gifts from a lobbyist. "When Andrew (Gillum ) is dealing with the FBI , he's dealing with an undercover agent as a person of interest in an investigation".

Global News At least 800 troops to be sent to US-Mexico border
Author: 0 At least 800 troops to be sent to US-Mexico border

On Monday, Trump said in a tweet that he'd alerted the military that the situation was a "National Emergy" - but the Pentagon said then that they'd received no new orders to provide troops for border security. Trump has expressed outrage over the caravan, describing it as an "assault" on the U.S. He has made a number of false or unsubstantiated claims about the migrants, including that Democrats have "led" the migrants and that "criminals and unknown Middle Easterners" are part of the ...

Global News Buy Huawei! China mocks claim they eavesdrop on Trump’s iPhone
Author: 0 Buy Huawei! China mocks claim they eavesdrop on Trump’s iPhone

The President has been loath to part with his iPhones, which he uses to tweet out his responses to the latest news. After a claim that Donald Trump's aides fear that Russian Federation and China may be eavesdropping on the USA president's iPhone, Beijing suggested Trump should buy a Chinese device.

Global News CNN critical of White House after NYC office evacuated
Author: 0 CNN critical of White House after NYC office evacuated

The statement continued: "The President, and especially the White House Press Secretary, should understand their words matter. Thus far, they have shown no comprehension of that", he said. "Look, the president's condemned violence in all forms and has done that since day one and will continue to do that, but certainly feels that everyone has a role to play".

Global News Ambassador Sahlework Zewde to become Ethiopia’s president
Author: 0 Ambassador Sahlework Zewde to become Ethiopia’s president

Ethiopian lawmakers on Thursday will meet to appoint a new president, a largely ceremonial post in the Horn of Africa nation, the state-affiliated Fana Broadcasting Corporate reported. Teshome had on Wednesday tendered his letter of resignation since taking office in 2013. In May 2018 Zewde met with Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in Nairobi, Abiy was on an official visit to the country and visited the United Nations offices, where she was still head.

Global News Japan confirms journalist held in Syria releasedThe Sun Daily
Author: 0 Japan confirms journalist held in Syria releasedThe Sun Daily

The Japan Times has reported that the group demanded a $10 million ransom to secure Yasuda's release. The group's website said he was released after his kidnappers handed him to a non-Syrian military force close to Turkey . Yasuda, who disappeared three years ago in Syria, has been released and is now in Turkey, a Japanese official said. In one video released in July, the bearded man believed to be Yasuda said he was in a harsh environment and needed to be rescued immediately.

Global News Saudi king, crown prince call slain writer Khashoggi's son
Author: 0 Saudi king, crown prince call slain writer Khashoggi's son

Turkish sources say the authorities have an audio recording purportedly documenting Khashoggi's murder inside the consulate. In a speech on Sunday , Erdogan appeared to suggest that he was getting ready to release some information about the Turkish investigation, and would do so at his weekly speech to members of his ruling AK Party in parliament.

Global News Chinese spies eavesdrop on Trump's mobile phone calls, report says
Author: 0 Chinese spies eavesdrop on Trump's mobile phone calls, report says

China has a sophisticated approach toward the intercepted calls and is seeking to use them to determine what Trump thinks, whom he listens to and how best to sway him, the Times reported, citing the officials. CNN's Jim Sciutto, meanwhile, dubbed Trump's reported phone use a "security breach". China is reportedly tracking people Trump speaks with in hopes of using them to influence the president and USA policy and has identified Stephen Schwartzman and Steve Wynn as frequent contacts.

Global News What we know about the explosive devices mailed to Democrat leaders
Author: 0 What we know about the explosive devices mailed to Democrat leaders

The New York Police Department's bomb squad said the package at the Time Warner Center, which also houses stores and restaurants, appeared to be an explosive device, CNN reported . "I unequivocally condemn any and all acts of violence and terror". The package contained a live explosive and an envelope with white powder, and the substance was being tested to see if it was risky, authorities said.

Global News At least 2 dead after shooting inside Kroger grocery store in Kentucky
Author: 0 At least 2 dead after shooting inside Kroger grocery store in Kentucky

Drew Butler said he was shopping in the store when he heard multiple shots. Deacon said he went to the woman to start CPR on her but realized he couldn't help her. "Just ran through those doors and just darted right to Great Clips", said Kroger employee Matara Njuguna. "Thanks to the quick response of the local police department, the suspect was apprehended and our store is now secure".

Global News Microplastics Found in Human Poop for the First Time
Author: 0 Microplastics Found in Human Poop for the First Time

They also hope to look for smaller sizes of plastic-which are the most likely to be able to penetrate the gut lining and enter the circulatory system and other organs, such as has been found to happen with other nanosize, man-made particles.

Global News Obama Slams Trump In Not So Subtle Way
Author: 0 Obama Slams Trump In Not So Subtle Way

The former president said, "Let me say something as the man who passed the law that protects people with pre-existing conditions from being discriminated against: They have no way of protecting people with pre-existing conditions in anything they've proposed".

Global News Feds Intercept Suspicious Packages Mailed To Obamas, Clintons
Author: 0 Feds Intercept Suspicious Packages Mailed To Obamas, Clintons

Here's what we know about these packages and the investigations into their origins. The package addressed to Obama was intercepted Wednesday by Secret Service agents in Washington. Investigators plan on testing the powder. "The device was discovered in the mailroom of Time Warner Center in NY", the tweet said. The office has been evacuated , according to CNN .

Global News China-built Titanic II 'to set sail in 2022'
Author: 0 China-built Titanic II 'to set sail in 2022'

Cost: The ship will cost $500 million to make, which is $300 million more than it cost James Cameron to film the 1997 film " Titanic ", Uproxx reports . It will sail from Dubai and then trace the Titanic's original route from Southampton, England to NY. If all goes well on its inaugural trip west, Titanic II will eventually embark on various global routes.

Global News Khashoggi: What will Trump do?
Author: 0 Khashoggi: What will Trump do?

Saudi officials had claimed for weeks that Khashoggi, a USA -based columnist for The Washington Post , left the consulate in Istanbul on October 2, despite no evidence he exited the building. Nobody has told me he's not responsible. Turkish media reports said more than a dozen Turkish staff members of the consulate - including technicians, drivers, telephone operators and accountants - were being interviewed by prosecutors.

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