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by | October 22, 2018 | 18:39

Separately, the SPA also reported that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz made a telephone call to Mr Salah Khashoggi , in which the prince expressed his condolences to Salah and his family on the death. The auto can only be searched if Saudi Arabia gives permission as it carries a diplomatic plate. Not only did they ostensibly bring in a body double, but according to this report, it appears they also dressed him in Khashoggi's very clothes in an attempt to mislead those ...

by | October 22, 2018 | 15:35

King Salman expressed his deepest sympathy in a telephone call Sunday to Salah Jamal Khashoggi , the son of the 59-year-old journalist, who died in Istanbul early this month. South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham said Sunday "I find it impossible to believe that the Crown Prince was not involved". Turkish sources say the authorities have an audio recording purportedly documenting Mr Khashoggi's murder inside the consulate.

by | October 21, 2018 | 23:44

The $2 million victor has not yet claimed their prize. The Mega Millions lottery in the U.S. has reached an epic $1.6 billion after no one won the 41 billion prize on Friday night. For an additional $1 you can get a "Megaplier" ticket that will increase the amount of the smaller prizes, but not the grand prize. As more tickets sell before the draw on Tuesday, chances grow that at least one buyer will pick all six winning numbers.

by | October 21, 2018 | 10:42

Chennai: China's trade war with the USA has been escalating and now the asian country has felt the brunt of it as latest figures show growth is at its slowest for nearly a decade. Auto sales, for instance, fell for a third straight month in September, putting the country on track for its first yearly decline in passenger-vehicle sales in almost three decades.

by | October 21, 2018 | 05:58

The next drawing will be on Tuesday, Oct. 23 at 11 p.m. ET. The huge cash prize continues a trend - the second-largest jackpot was a $1.586 billion Powerball drawing on January 13, 2016. Good news! There's another chance to become America's newest billionaire. Still, many secondary prizes need to be claimed, some ranging as high as a million dollars .

by | October 21, 2018 | 03:28

USA sanctions on Iran take effect in a little over two weeks, and the Trump administration has already had quite a bit of success in knocking Iranian supply offline. There has been indication that India may not totally stop import of crude oil from Iran . Meanwhile, there is other evidence to suggest that Iran is succeeding in shipping much more oil than is officially reported .

by | October 20, 2018 | 20:41

The Nightmare King is the burger of their nightmares. Burger King announced in a press release a new sandwich for Halloween , which the brand claims can stir up bad dreams. Measurements of heart rate, brain activity and breath revealed that the occurrence of nightmares increased by 3.5 times after consumption. Dr. Medina goes on to explain that the combination of proteins and cheese interrupts the rapid eye movement cycles during which most people's dreams happen, thus leading to ...

by | October 20, 2018 | 03:52

However, a couple of Fed officials indicated that they would not favor adopting a restrictive policy stance "in the absence of clear signs of an overheating economy and rising inflation". In remarks to the Economic Club of Memphis, Bullard pointed to a possible next chapter in the central bank's discussion: What to do if, as expected, the growth rush from recent tax cuts, increased government spending and other positive economic trends begins to fade.

by | October 19, 2018 | 23:11

The top speed is reduced 30 mph from the performance model to 125 mph maximum, and you'd be able to reach 60 mph in 5.6 seconds instead of just 3.3. In response, the company promised an upcoming model with a standard battery pack that will remain faithful to the initial price promise.

by | October 19, 2018 | 16:42

Mr Pompeo said the Saudis should be given a few more days to finish and make public a credible investigation before the USA decides "how or if" to respond. Both countries share an extended, bitter rivalry. Yeni Safak , which is close to the government, quotes him as telling alleged Saudi agents sent to Istanbul: "Do this outside".

by | October 19, 2018 | 00:46

But the Congressional Budget Office, a nonpartisan arm of Congress, forecasts government spending will outweigh revenue by $973 billion in fiscal 2019 and more than $ 1 trillion the next year. Trump frequently criticised Obama for running up the deficit, and in 2012 recommended banning lawmakers from re-election if Congress couldn't balance the budget.

by | October 18, 2018 | 21:44

US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin is the latest high-profile figure to drop out from a Saudi investment conference scheduled for next week in Riyadh, as pressure continues to mount on Saudi leaders to explain what happened to prominent journalist Jamal Khashoggi .

by | October 18, 2018 | 20:26

Federal Reserve . But some Fed members warned that instability in emerging economies - many of which are heavily indebted and vulnerable when USA rates rise - could "spread more broadly through the global economy and financial markets". presidents have been reticent to criticize the central bank because its independence is seen as important for economic stability. "There's no law against that, but I don't think it's wise".

by | October 18, 2018 | 19:53

Seven-time lottery game grand prize victor Richard Lustig tips on his advice to win the Mega Million and Powerball jackpots. The winning Powerball numbers from Wednesday night's drawing were: 3 - 57 - 64 - 68 - 69. The Powerball jackpot for Saturday's drawing has increased to $430 million. That's exactly what happened when the Mega Millions jackpot surpassed its previous 2012 record of $656 million after no ticket matched all six numbers drawn on Tuesday, leaving the prize money up for the ...

by | October 18, 2018 | 17:25

Maurice said, "and the sky hasn't fallen and everyone looks like they are having a jolly good time". People entering the store are asked to provide two pieces of ID, and there are notices reminding patrons to smoke responsibly. Marijuana possession first became a crime in Canada in 1923 but medical use has been legal since 2001. "I never thought in my lifetime that I'd see this".

by | October 17, 2018 | 20:12

A Saudi contribution of $100 million to US -backed stabilization efforts in Syria arrived in American accounts Tuesday, just as State Mike Pompeo touched down in Riyadh to discuss the missing Saudi journalist, an anonymous USA official told The New York Times .

by | October 17, 2018 | 17:56

For more on this and other news around the world we turn to our Ro Aram... After his talks with the king , Pompeo was to have dinner with his powerful son, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, a United States official told the accompanying press.

by | October 17, 2018 | 16:26

The minister said Opec had earlier promised more output but only a few supplier-countries had done so. "The oil price pain being now felt would have been much worse if we had believed people who 4-5 years ago said that oil demand had peaked and would decline", Mr.

by | October 17, 2018 | 12:39

The numbers for Tuesday were 3-45-49-61-69 and a Mega Ball of 9. The last Powerball jackpot, which totaled $245.6 million, was won August 11 by a man in Staten Island, New York. The Mega Millions prize was already giant, but now it's even bigger. The MegaMillions prize for Tuesday is the fourth-largest in U. While California didn't sell the Mega Millions jackpot, Lotto officials tweeted that a 5 of 6 victor was sold in San Francisco.

by | October 17, 2018 | 11:28

USA media outlets reported on Monday that Saudi Arabia will acknowledge Khashoggi was killed in a botched interrogation . According to that reported claim, the crown prince had approved an interrogation or rendition of Khashoggi back to Saudi Arabia , but the intelligence official was tragically incompetent as he eagerly sought to prove himself.

by | October 17, 2018 | 07:12

But Riyadh vowed to retaliate against any punitive measures. Turkey accepted a Saudi proposal last week to form a joint working group to investigate Khashoggi's disappearance. According to Sabah's report , the men which included some Saudi officials arrived at Istanbul's Ataturk airport on the same day of Khashoggi's disappearance.

by | October 17, 2018 | 06:01

Google acquired YouTube in October 2006 for $1.65 billion. Users, worldwide, took to Twitter to report the YouTube Down issue. "Were working on resolving this and will let you know once fixed". On opening YouTube , the page is either showing a server error, broken images or a blank page. YouTube users have been confronted with error messages as they tried to login, upload or watch content on the hugely-popular video platform.

by | October 16, 2018 | 17:53

The only bearish pressure for WTI rests with U.S. crude supplies, which should a build-up for a fourth straight week, peaking at 1.1 million barrels for the week ended October 12th according to both the American Petroleum Institute and the Energy Information Administration.

by | October 16, 2018 | 15:53

The next Mega Millions drawing will be Tuesday. It's $ 345 million , or $199 million in cash. Wednesday's Powerball jackpot is nothing to sneeze at either. Three other Mega Millions jackpots have been won this year: $451 million on January 5 (Florida), $533 million on March 30 (New Jersey) and $142 million on May 4 (Ohio).

by | October 16, 2018 | 13:42

She is semi-conscious but had sustained severe injuries. The airline termed the incident as "unfortunate" and said that it was investigating into it. An Air India Express 737 en route from the southern Indian city of Trichy to Dubai on Friday had to land in Mumbai three hours into its flight after Trichy Airport officials reported that the aircraft "might have" hit an airport perimeter wall prior to takeoff.