Politics

Trump says remains unsatisfied with Saudi accounts on Khashoggi
Posted on October 22, 2018 at 8:10 pm

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he was still not satisfied with what he has heard from Saudi Arabia about the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, but did not want to lose investment from Riyadh. […]

Saudi crown prince meets U.S.'s Mnuchin, Saudi state TV says
Posted on October 22, 2018 at 8:10 pm

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman met U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin in Riyadh on Monday, Saudi state TV said in a tweet. […]

Russian meddling in U.S. elections had negligible effect, Bolton says
Posted on October 22, 2018 at 7:50 pm

U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton said on Monday that Russian meddling in U.S. elections had achieved negligible results, but insisted such behavior should not be tolerated. […]

Welcome to the Fear Election (for the third election in a row)
Posted by Philip Bump on October 22, 2018 at 7:46 pm

Fear of immigrants coming to the U.S. once again moves to the forefront of Republican electoral strategy. […]

Trump eyeing a 10 percent middle-income tax cut plan
Posted on October 22, 2018 at 7:45 pm

U.S. President Donald Trump, speaking to reporters at the White House as he left on a campaign trip to Texas, said on Monday his administration planned to produce a resolution within two weeks calling for a 10 percent tax cut for middle-income people. […]

Student sues Sen. David Perdue for snatching his phone when he asked about voting rights
Posted by Amy B Wang on October 22, 2018 at 7:39 pm

The exchange was captured on the student's phone, which continued recording video even after Perdue had taken it. […]

Merkel: No arms sales to Saudi until 'monstrous' killing cleared up
Posted on October 22, 2018 at 7:36 pm

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday called the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul a "monstrosity" and vowed to halt German arms exports to Saudi Arabia until the case is cleared up. […]

White House aide says we want full details on Khashoggi death
Posted on October 22, 2018 at 7:36 pm

The United States wants to know all the details of how Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed and talks on that are continuing with Saudi authorities, U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton was quoted as saying on Monday. […]

UK foreign minister: Saudi claim on Khashoggi death not credible
Posted on October 22, 2018 at 7:36 pm

British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt said on Monday it was not credible for Saudi authorities to claim that journalist Jamal Khashoggi died in a fight. […]

Trump threatens to build up U.S. nuclear arsenal against China, Russia
Posted on October 22, 2018 at 7:15 pm

President Donald Trump warned on Monday that the United States intended to build up its arsenal of nuclear weapons to pressure Russia and China. […]

Trump says U.S. to exit landmark nuclear arms pact, Russia threatens retaliation
Posted on October 22, 2018 at 7:15 pm

President Donald Trump said Washington would withdraw from a landmark Cold War-era treaty that eliminated nuclear missiles from Europe because Russia was violating the pact, triggering a warning of retaliatory measures from Moscow. […]

A ‘Fox & Friends’ voter panel rebels when asked about the migrant caravan
Posted by Avi Selk on October 22, 2018 at 7:08 pm

Steve Doocy asked a panel of independent voters to imagine a migrant caravan of up to 20,000 people storming the border. The panel did not cooperate. […]

A ‘Fox & Friends’ voter panel rebels when asked about the migrant caravan
Posted by Avi Selk on October 22, 2018 at 7:08 pm

Steve Doocy asked a panel of independent voters to imagine a migrant caravan of up to 20,000 people storming the border. The panel did not cooperate. […]

Trump unsatisfied with Saudi Arabia's explanations over journalist
Posted on October 22, 2018 at 7:07 pm

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that he is unsatisfied with Saudi Arabia's explanations of what happened to missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi, but he does not want to lose investment from Riyadh. […]

Bolton denies U.S. trying to blackmail Russia over INF treaty: RIA
Posted on October 22, 2018 at 7:04 pm

The United States denies Russian allegations that it is trying to blackmail Moscow by saying it will withdraw from a nuclear arms treaty, U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton was quoted as saying on Monday. […]

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