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Sen. Richard Blumenthal
Jack Gruber-USA TODAY
October 12, 2018 - 5:56 pm
The apparent murder of Washington-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi has raised concerns about the role of the Saudi government.
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Andrew Brunson
AP Photo/Emre Tazegul
October 12, 2018 - 5:04 pm
A Turkish court on Friday convicted an American pastor of terror links but released him from house arrest and allowed him to leave the country, removing a major irritant in fraught ties between two NATO allies that still disagree on a host of other issues.
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Wall Street
AP Photo/Richard Drew, File
October 12, 2018 - 3:45 pm
The stock market rallied Friday after a six-day losing streak.
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October 11, 2018 - 5:16 pm
The tequila market is booming, but will it last?
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Jamal Khashoggi
AP Photo/Hasan Jamali, File
October 11, 2018 - 2:32 pm
President Donald Trump said Thursday the United States is being "very tough" as it looks into a Saudi writer missing and feared murdered in Istanbul, adding "we have investigators over there and we're working with Turkey" and with Saudi Arabia.
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Paul Rosenfeld House In Tappan
Sean Adams/WCBS 880
October 11, 2018 - 7:51 am
A Rockland County man stood accused Wednesday of making a 200-pound bomb and planning to blow himself up in Washington, D.C., on Election Day.
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AP Photo/Bill Sikes, File
October 10, 2018 - 8:05 pm
The U.S. Department of Justice has approved the proposed $69 billion merger between CVS Health and Aetna – but with some conditions.
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Sen. Mitch McConnell, Julie Pace
AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster
October 10, 2018 - 3:08 pm
WASHINGTON (WCBS 880/AP) -- On the heels of the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation process, and with the midterm elections just weeks away, Associated Press Washington Bureau Chief Julie Pace sat down with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky). Pace talked with WCBS 880’s Steve Scott about...
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Mega Millions
Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images
October 10, 2018 - 12:28 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Lottery players will have a chance at the nation's ninth-largest jackpot when numbers are drawn for Friday's Mega Millions game. The estimated $548 million prize would be the largest jackpot in more than nine months. Players who buy $2 tickets face extremely long odds, with...
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President Donald Trump, right, stands with Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, left, before a ceremonial swearing in in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Oct. 8, 2018. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
October 10, 2018 - 11:36 am
FBI Director Chris Wray said Wednesday that the FBI's background investigation of new Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh was limited in scope but that the "usual process" was followed. Wray's comments a Senate committee hearing on national security threats were his first public statements about...
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