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Russian opposition leader Navalny freed from jail

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 10:55pm
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was released on Sunday after 20 days in jail where he was held on charges of staging an illegal protest last month.

Trump says family separations deter illegal immigration

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 7:45pm
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that separating migrant families at the border could deter illegal immigration and that he was considering several options to tighten border security.

Queen Elizabeth's granddaughter marries in Gatsbyesque splendor

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 7:30pm
Hollywood stars joined Queen Elizabeth and her family for Britain's second major royal wedding this year, as the monarch's granddaughter Princess Eugenie married wine merchant Jack Brooksbank.

Crowbars, cadaver dogs in search for survivors, bodies after Florida hurricane

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 6:32pm
Search and rescue volunteers have located hundreds of people reported missing in the U.S. Southeast after Hurricane Michael tore through their Florida Panhandle communities, but the death toll of at least 18 was expected to rise.

Mexico says new U.S. trade deal won't block other economic relations

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 6:23pm
Mexico's Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray told his Chinese counterpart in a phone call on Saturday that Mexico's new trade deal with the United States and Canada will not impede economic relations with other countries, according to a foreign ministry statement.

Trump says U.S. would be 'punishing' itself if it halts Saudi arms sales

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 5:39pm
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday the United States would be "punishing" itself by halting military sales to Saudi Arabia even if it is proven that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside the country's consulate in Istanbul.

Trump thanks Turkey for pastor's release, denies cutting deal

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 4:55pm
President Donald Trump said on Saturday the release of U.S. pastor Andrew Brunson after two years in Turkish custody was a "tremendous step" toward improved relations with Turkey, but he denied cutting a deal with Ankara.

Jared Kushner 'likely' paid little or no income taxes for years: NYTimes

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 3:38pm
Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and a senior White House adviser, likely paid little or no federal income taxes between 2009 and 2016, the New York Times reported on Saturday, citing confidential financial documents.

Trump hails freeing of Brunson as step in Turkey-U.S. relations

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 3:02pm
President Donald Trump said the release and return of Andrew Brunson will be a "tremendous" step toward better relations between the United States and Turkey, where the Christian pastor was detained for two years.

Qatari media group expresses concern over Khashoggi disappearance

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 2:56pm
Qatari media group The Qatar Press Centre said it is deeply concerned over the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the State news Agency (QNA) reported on Saturday.

Trump: U.S. would be 'punishing itself' if it halts arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 2:17pm
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that the United States would be "punishing itself" if it halts military sales to Saudi Arabia, even if it is proven that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside the country's consulate in Istanbul.

U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil and gas output returning to normal post storm

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 1:35pm
U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil and gas production is returning to near normal levels three days after Hurricane Michael made landfall on the Florida Panhandle, data from an offshore regulator showed on Saturday, with oil output off 19 percent and natural gas production down less than 10 percent.

Afghan Taliban say will continue talks with U.S. peace envoy

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 1:30pm
Taliban leaders will continue to have discussions with the newly appointed U.S. special envoy for peace in Afghanistan, the group said on Saturday, a move that could accelerate diplomatic engagement between the warring sides.

Honduran migrant group treks north as U.S. calls for tighter borders

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 1:23pm
More than 1,000 people, including families and women carrying babies, set off from Honduras toward the United States on Saturday, days after the United States urged Honduras' president to halt mass migration.

Turkey says Saudi Arabia must cooperate on Khashoggi, allow access to consulate

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 1:02pm
Saudi Arabia must cooperate with the investigation into the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and let Turkish officials enter its Istanbul consulate, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Saturday.

Israeli police investigating Palestinian woman's death in car

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 11:46am
Israeli police said on Saturday they were investigating the death of a Palestinian woman in the occupied West Bank, after her husband said he suspected Israeli settlers had pelted their car with rocks.

Erdogan says Turkish judiciary took decision to release U.S. pastor

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 10:40am
President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday after U.S. pastor Andrew Brunson was freed by a Turkish court that the judiciary had taken its decision independently.

U.S. draws China FX into trade dispute as IMF calls for resolution

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 9:51am
The United States sought to make currency a central part of any solution to a bruising trade fight with China, keeping the pressure on Beijing to speed up economic reforms at a gathering of world policy makers who pledged to do more to safeguard global growth.

World's central bankers feel the heat as populists demand easy fix

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 8:50am
Central bankers from the United States to Europe are coming under pressure from their governments to loosen their purse strings again as a decade of accelerating economic growth and booming markets fueled by cheap cash comes to an end.

Fake news or chilling message? Journalist's disappearance divides Saudis

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 7:10am
Some Saudis are treating Turkish allegations that prominent journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed in their country's consulate in Istanbul as fake news.