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October 30, 2018 2:13 AM U.S. transportation safety agency, Boeing aiding in Lion Air crash probe

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and Boeing Co (BA.N) said on Monday they are providing assistance in the investigation into the Lion Air flight that crashed into the sea north of Java Island with 189 people on board. The Boeing 737 Max 8 crashed shortly after takeoff from Jakarta and all aboard are feared dead, an Indonesian 84

October 29, 2018 7:26 PM NASA’s Parker Solar Probe breaks record, becomes closest spacecraft to the Sun

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe has clinched the record for closest approach to the Sun by a man-made object, the space agency confirmed Monday. Scientists calculated that the spacecraft surpassed the current record of 26.55 million miles from the Sun's surface at about 1:04 p.m. EDT Monday. The previous record was set in April 1976 by the Helios 2 spacecraft 140

October 29, 2018 3:12 PM Trump and Pelosi Dominate Ads Aimed at Rallying and Repelling Voters

The bitter Supreme Court fight and probe of Russian interference in the 2016 election are barely a blip in political messaging Topics that have consumed Washington—the confirmation of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh and the probe into Russian interference in the last presidential election—are barely a blip in political advertising this year. President 64

October 28, 2018 10:37 AM Indonesia arrests executives of palm firms in bribery probe

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia’s anti-graft agency has arrested seven people, including a senior executive of palm firm Sinar Mas Agro Resources and Technology, in connection with a bribery case, an official at the agency said on Sunday. The Corruption Eradication Commission, known as KPK, named vice president director of Sinar Mas Agro, Edy Saputra Suradja 119

October 25, 2018 11:50 PM Grassley Refers Avenatti, Kavanaugh Accuser for Criminal Probe

The attorney and his client Julie Swetnick were referred to the DOJ for making allegedly false statements during Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation WASHINGTON—Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R., Iowa) on Thursday referred attorney Michael Avenatti and one of his clients to the Justice Department for criminal investigation, alleging 74

October 24, 2018 8:34 PM NASA’s Parker Solar Probe snaps Earth pic as its speeds to the Sun

NASA has released an image of the Earth captured by the Parker Solar Probe on its historic journey to the Sun. The picture was captured on Sept. 25 by Parker’s Wide-field Imager for Solar Probe (WISPR) instrument. When the image of the Earth was taken, Parker Solar Probe was about 27 million miles from Earth. The average distance between the Sun and Earth 257

October 23, 2018 10:03 PM Former Uber Executive Hired By Hedge-Fund Firm Coatue

Emil Michael had served as Uber’s chief business officer, but left following a workplace-culture probe Former Uber Technologies Inc. executive Emil Michael has joined hedge-fund firm Coatue Management LLC as a consultant, according to people familiar with the matter. Mr. Michael, who had served as Uber’s Chief Business Officer, resigned from Uber last year following 60

October 23, 2018 6:47 AM 'Those Responsible Will Be Held to Account.' Saudi Arabia Foreign Minister Promises Truth From Khashoggi Probe

(JAKARTA, Indonesia) — Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister says the investigation into the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi will produce the truth about what happened. He also pledged that mechanisms will be put in place so that “something like this can never happen again.” Adel al-Jubeir spoke on Tuesday in Indonesia, just hours before Turkey’s president 49

October 17, 2018 11:06 PM Rod Rosenstein Defends Mueller Probe as ‘Appropriate and Independent’

In interview, deputy attorney general says investigation has revealed widespread Russian effort to meddle in 2016 election Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein defended the special counsel’s investigation into Russian election interference as “appropriate and independent,” a message that contrasts with President Trump’s description of the inquiry as a “witch 47

October 17, 2018 4:53 PM Turkey, Saudi Arabia Spar Over Missing Journalist Probe as U.S. Eases Pressure

Pompeo says he had ‘constructive’ discussion with Turkish president and stresses importance of government and business ties between U.S. and Saudi Arabia Turkey and Saudi Arabia sparred over the scope of Ankara’s probe into the suspected killing of Jamal Khashoggi, as U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo defended the kingdom following the release of evidence 48