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Trump, Europeans call Saudi account of Khashoggi death inadequate

Reuters News - 44 min 34 sec ago
U.S. President Donald Trump joined European leaders on Saturday in pushing Saudi Arabia for more answers about Jamal Khashoggi after Riyadh changed its story and acknowledged that the journalist died more than two weeks ago at its consulate in Istanbul.
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Amid skepticism, Saudi official provides another version of Khashoggi death

Reuters News - 44 min 34 sec ago
As Saudi Arabia faced intensifying international scepticism over its story about the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a senior government official laid out a new version of the death inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul that in key respects contradicts previous explanations.
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Afghans shut out by polling station chaos return to vote

Reuters News - 2 hours 12 min ago
Afghans unable to vote in Saturday's parliamentary election after hundreds of polling stations failed to open were given another chance to cast their ballot on Sunday after voting times were extended despite security threats and warnings of fraud.
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Thousands of caravan migrants take shelter in southern Mexico

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 11:53pm
Thousands of Central American migrants traveling together to enter the United States have hunkered down in shelters in a southern Mexico city along its border with Guatemala, according to local officials.
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North Korea's box of bones: A mythical king and the dream of Korean unification

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 11:22pm
It's the stuff of an Indiana Jones movie: supernatural kings, ancient tombs, and government-backed archaeologists striving to harness the power of legend for a greater cause.
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New Zealand will not attend Saudi investment summit over Khashoggi death

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 10:59pm
New Zealand condemns the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi by Saudi operatives and will not be attending an investment summit in Saudi Arabia, the government said in a statement on Sunday.
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The day out that reunited an Indian boy with his family

BBC News - October 20, 2018 - 7:58pm
Hassan Ali, who ran away aged six, finds his family nine years later after a day out in Delhi.
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Do you speak Telugu? Welcome to America

BBC News - October 20, 2018 - 7:53pm
What's the fastest-growing language in the US?
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K-beauty: The rise of Korean make-up in the West

BBC News - October 20, 2018 - 7:51pm
A revolution in Korean beauty trends has come to the UK, but why does it appeal so much to millennials?
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Trump: U.S. to exit nuclear treaty, citing Russian violations

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 7:41pm
President Donald Trump said on Saturday the United States will exit the Cold-War era Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty that eliminated a class of nuclear weapons, in a move that is likely to upset Russia.
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Trump, Europeans call Saudi account of Khashoggi death incomplete

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 7:26pm
U.S. President Donald Trump joined European leaders on Saturday in pushing Saudi Arabia for more answers about Jamal Khashoggi after Riyadh changed its story and acknowledged that the journalist died over two weeks ago at its consulate in Istanbul.
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Comic Amy Schumer backs Kaepernick, says she won't do Super Bowl ads

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 7:21pm
U.S. comedian and actress Amy Schumer has said she will not appear in any commercials during the 2019 Super Bowl in support of National Football League quarterback Colin Kaepernick's protests against racial injustice.
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Hundreds in migrant caravan turn back, some trickle into Mexico

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 7:10pm
Hundreds of mostly Honduran migrants began the long trek home on Saturday, some using free bus tickets from Central American authorities, while many more members of a stalled caravan remained in Guatemala at a tense border crossing with Mexico.
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Trump says team working on tax cut for middle-income earners

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 5:53pm
U.S. President Donald Trump said the administration was studying a tax cut for middle-income earners that could be rolled out some time around the beginning of November, just before pivotal congressional elections.
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UK wants deal to avoid Northern Ireland Brexit backstop: minister

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 5:45pm
Britain's Brexit minister Dominic Raab wants the European Union to accept assurances that the country will remain tied to the bloc's rules for longer in return for making a hotly contested so-called backstop for Northern Ireland unnecessary.
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Israel delays eviction of West Bank Bedouin village

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 5:44pm
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday postponed the forced eviction of a Bedouin village in the occupied West Bank, a government official said.
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Trump would prefer to pick a woman for U.N. envoy

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 4:59pm
President Donald Trump said on Saturday he would prefer to pick a woman to take over the job of Washington's United Nations ambassador.
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Trump says not satisfied with Saudi handling of Khashoggi death

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 4:58pm
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he is not satisfied with Saudi Arabia's handling of the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul, and said questions remain unanswered.
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EU calls for thorough investigation into Khashoggi's death

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 4:36pm
The circumstances of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s death are deeply troubling, European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Saturday, calling for a thorough, credible and transparent investigation.
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Trump says not satisfied with Saudi account of Khashoggi death

Reuters News - October 20, 2018 - 4:29pm
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that he is not satisfied with Saudi Arabia's explanation for the circumstances around the killing of journalist and government critic Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul.
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