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Lawmakers mark 100 days since Khashoggi’s death with press freedom event

Lawmakers mark 100 days since Khashoggi’s death with press freedom event

Lawmakers gathered Thursday to mark 100 days since the disappearance of slain Saudi dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi and underscore the important of the freedom of the press. Democrats and Republicans ...

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FBI hits GOP chairman over push to clear sensitive transcripts by Christmas Eve

FBI hits GOP chairman over push to clear sensitive transcripts by Christmas Eve

The deputy FBI director indicated Friday to House Judiciary Committee Chairman Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) that he’d made an unrealistic request in asking the bureau to review and redact sensitive ...

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Senate edges closer to rebuking Trump on Saudi Arabia

Senators are closing in on a deal to defy President Trump on Saudi Arabia, as support grows for tougher action over the killing of U.S.-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The emerging ...

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Trump cancels plans to meet with Putin

Trump cancels plans to meet with Putin

President Trump on Thursday abruptly canceled a planned meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at this weekend’s Group of 20 (G-20) summit, citing Moscow’s military tensions with Ukraine. The announcement, ...

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Ivanka Trump: ‘No equivalency’ with Hillary Clinton’s private email use

Ivanka Trump: ‘No equivalency’ with Hillary Clinton’s private email use

Ivanka Trump   in a new interview said that there is “no equivalency” between her use of a private email account for government emails in 2017 and Hillary Clinton’s use of ...

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Denmark suspending weapons exports to Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi killing

Denmark suspending weapons exports to Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi killing

Denmark announced on Thursday that it is suspending future approvals of weapons and military equipment exports to Saudi Arabia, a response to the killing of a U.S.-based journalist and the ...

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GOP lawmaker slams Trump over ‘snide’ remarks

GOP lawmaker slams Trump over 'snide' remarks

In an interview with CNN’s Kate Bolduanretiring GOP Congressman Ryan Costello expressed his anger with President Trump over his treatment of GOP candidates that lost in the midterm election: To deal ...

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Mattis presses Saudi leader for full probe on khashoggi’s killing

Mattis presses Saudi leader for full probe on khashoggi’s killing

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said he met with Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister during an international conference and urged a full and complete investigation into the killing of writer Jamal Khashoggi. ...

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CIA Director Gina Haspel Hears audio Recording of khashoggi murder

Meanwhile, The Washington Post reports that CIA Director Gina Haspel has listened to the audiotapes of Khashoggi’s murder during her trip to Istanbul this week. During Senate confirmation hearings this ...

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Jamal Khashoggi’s son has left Saudi Arabia

Jamal Khashoggi’s son has left Saudi Arabia

The son of murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi has left Saudi Arabia, a source close to the family told CNN. Salah bin Jamal Khashoggi, a dual US-Saudi citizen, had previously been ...

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