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November 15, 2018 1:50 PM Adviser to Turkey's Erdogan says Saudi Arabia trying to cover up Khashoggi murder

ANKARA (Reuters) - An adviser to Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday that comments from Saudi Arabia’s public prosecutor were aimed at covering up the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, adding the Saudi probe was unlikely to find the perpetrators. Yasin Aktay, who advises Erdogan in his AK Party, made the comments after Saudi’s public 58

November 12, 2018 11:43 PM Britain's Hunt says real prospect for Yemen peace talks but situation still desperate

RIYADH (Reuters) - British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt on Tuesday said prospects for talks to end Yemen’s nearly four-year-old war were “more real” after Saudi Arabia confirmed its willingness to evacuate 50 wounded Houthi fighters to Oman for medical treatment. “It is a desperate humanitarian situation and so I impressed on everyone the urgency of the situation 66

November 9, 2018 5:22 PM Exclusive: Softbank's Saudi-backed Vision Fund to raise $4 billion in debt

LONDON (Reuters) - SoftBank’s (9984.T) Vision Fund is raising $4 billion in debt to help finance acquisitions and has hired Goldman Sachs (GS.N) and Mizuho (8411.T) to work on the deal, a presentation seen by Reuters said. The transaction would be the first test of debt investors’ appetite for the Saudi-backed technology fund since the crisis triggered 108

November 8, 2018 10:22 PM UFC's Donald Cerrone Rocks 'Red Dead Redemption 2' Outfit for Fight Week

UFC star Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone is so obsessed with "Red Dead Redemption 2" -- he's even dressing like the characters for a little fight week inspiration. Cerrone is fighting "Platinum" Mike Perry at UFC Fight Night 139 in Denver on Saturday -- and if he seems extra violent this week, it's because he's been murdering everyone in New Hanover 76

November 7, 2018 6:44 AM Court to set date for resuming trial in Kim Jong Nam's death

Indonesian Siti Aisyah is escorted by police as she arrives for a court hearing at Shah Alam High Court in Shah Alam, Malaysia, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018. The two woman arrived at court for case management after Malaysian court has ordered them to enter their defense over the murder of north Korean leader's half brother in an assassination that has gripped 78

November 6, 2018 8:27 AM Harvard student says cutting down 100-year-old oak tree akin to murder, report says

Officials say a 100-year-old oak tree will be removed during a planned renovation of Harvard Divinity School’s Andover Hall. (news.harvard.edu) A century-old tree is at the center of a bitter fight between administrators of Harvard’s Divinity School and some students --including one who says cutting down the tree is comparable to murder, The Harvard 71

November 5, 2018 3:50 PM NBC slammed for airing Trump migrant caravan ad that CNN said was racist

NBC will no longer air a controversial ad from the Trump campaign opposing the migrant caravan after coming under fire for playing it during “Sunday Night Football.” "After further review we recognize the insensitive nature of the ad and have decided to cease airing it across our properties as soon as possible,” a rep for NBC News said in a statement 78

November 5, 2018 9:53 AM Saudi Arabia tells U.N. rights body that will prosecute Khashoggi murder

GENEVA (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia told the United Nations top human rights body on Monday that it was investigating the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at its Istanbul consulate last month with a view to prosecuting the perpetrators. Bandar Al Aiban, President of the Human Rights Commission of Saudi Arabia who headed the government delegation at a regular 52

November 4, 2018 10:57 AM Husband of freed Pakistani Christian woman appeals to Trump for refuge

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - The husband of a Pakistani Christian woman acquitted after spending eight years on death row on charges of blasphemy has appealed to U.S. President Donald Trump for refuge, citing danger to family members’ lives. Ashiq Masih, the husband of Asia Bibi, whose case has outraged Christians worldwide and been a source of division within 92

October 31, 2018 5:23 PM Randy Orton on John Cena, 'Does He Still Wrestle?'

Seems like Randy Orton threw some John Cena's way before boarding the plane to Saudi Arabia ... 'cause when we asked how he felt about JC pulling out of the trip, Orton replied, "Does he still wrestle?" WWE had promoted Cena as one of the major participants at the 'Crown Jewel' pay-per-view event in Riyadh on Friday, but recently announced he'll be replaced 82