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ELKO, Nev. | The Latest: Trump says Obama took Biden off ‘the trash heap’

ELKO, Nev. — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 12:35 p.m. President Donald Trump is poking fun at former Joe Biden on a day when both politicians were campaigning in Nevada for candidates on the Nov. 6 ballot. Trump was in rural Elko, Nevada, for a rally a short time after Biden … Continue reading ELKO, Nev. | The Latest: Trump says Obama took Biden off ‘the trash heap’

KABUL, Afghanistan | The Latest: Some polls close amid Afghan election chaos

KABUL, Afghanistan — The Latest on parliamentary elections in Afghanistan (all times local): 5:10 p.m. The closing of polls in Saturday’s Parliamentary elections were as chaotic as the opening with even the Independent Election Commission uncertain of how many of the estimated 21,000 polling stations closed by 4 p.m. local time, the original closing time. … Continue reading KABUL, Afghanistan | The Latest: Some polls close amid Afghan election chaos

KABUL, Afghanistan | The Latest: Afghan official: 2 dead, 22 wounded in attack

KABUL, Afghanistan — The Latest on parliamentary elections in Afghanistan (all times local): 3:20 p.m. An Afghan provincial government official says two people died and 22 were injured when insurgents fired several rockets and mortars at a variety of targets in the Baghlani Markazi district in an attempt to terrorize voters casting their ballots in … Continue reading KABUL, Afghanistan | The Latest: Afghan official: 2 dead, 22 wounded in attack

ELKO, Nev | The Latest: Trump, Biden scheduled to campaign in Nevada

ELKO, Nev.— The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 5:20 a.m. It’s going to be a busy day of politicking in Nevada, where early voting for the Nov. 6 election is beginning Saturday. President Donald Trump is wrapping up a visit to Western states with a campaign rally later Saturday in rural Elko, … Continue reading ELKO, Nev | The Latest: Trump, Biden scheduled to campaign in Nevada

ISTANBUL  | The Latest: Britain considering Saudi Khashoggi report

ISTANBUL  — The Latest on the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist who vanished after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul earlier this month (all times local): 1:25 p.m. Britain’s Foreign Office says it is considering the Saudi report confirming writer Jamal Khashoggi’s death, and reiterated that those responsible must be … Continue reading ISTANBUL  | The Latest: Britain considering Saudi Khashoggi report

ISTANBUL | The Latest: Erdogan to speak, unclear if on Khashoggi

ISTANBUL — The Latest on the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist who vanished after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul earlier this month (all times local): 1:10 p.m. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is scheduled to speak at the opening of a stadium early Saturday afternoon, though it is unclear … Continue reading ISTANBUL | The Latest: Erdogan to speak, unclear if on Khashoggi

ISTANBUL | The Latest: Turkey pol criticizes Saudi Khashoggi statement

ISTANBUL— The Latest on the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist who vanished after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul earlier this month (all times local): 11:40 a.m. A senior member of Turkey’s ruling party has criticized Saudi Arabia over its acknowledgement that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi died in a “fistfight” … Continue reading ISTANBUL | The Latest: Turkey pol criticizes Saudi Khashoggi statement

KABUL, Afghanistan | The Latest: Afghan officials say IED at poll wounds 4

KABUL, Afghanistan  — The Latest on parliamentary elections in Afghanistan (all times local): 12:05 p.m. A district police chief says two police were wounded when they tried to defuse an improvised explosive devise found near a polling station in a northwestern neighborhood of the Afghan capital of Kabul. Khaled Haq Parast says two civilians were … Continue reading KABUL, Afghanistan | The Latest: Afghan officials say IED at poll wounds 4