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ANKARA, Turkey | The Latest: Turkish police arrive at Saudi consul residence

ANKARA, Turkey— The Latest on the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist who went missing after entering the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul earlier this month (all times local): 5:30 p.m. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says America takes the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi “seriously.” Pompeo made the comments … Continue reading ANKARA, Turkey | The Latest: Turkish police arrive at Saudi consul residence

LOS ANGELES | Hernandez apologizes after criticizing quiet Dodgers fans

LOS ANGELES — Dodgers infielder Enrique Hernandez apologized Tuesday after complaining “the fans had no energy” during Los Angeles‘ Game 3 loss in the NL Championship Series. Hernandez tweeted a statement claiming his comments were taken out of context. He said he was “really frustrated” following a 4-0 loss to the Brewers on Monday night … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Hernandez apologizes after criticizing quiet Dodgers fans

NORRISTOWN | The Latest: Pennsylvania prosecutor critical of Wuerl deal

NORRISTOWN, Pa.  — The Latest on the resignation of Washington Cardinal Donald Wuerl (all times Eastern): 12:30 p.m. The prosecutor who released a grand jury report in August on rampant sex abuse in six Pennsylvania dioceses says it is unacceptable that Washington Cardinal Donald Wuerl is retiring with no apparent consequences. Attorney General Josh Shapiro … Continue reading NORRISTOWN | The Latest: Pennsylvania prosecutor critical of Wuerl deal

LONDON | Brexit deal getting closer, European Commission chief says

LONDON  — A European Union chief says the chances of Britain and the bloc striking a Brexit deal are rising, amid reports the two sides are moving closer on the fraught issue of the Irish border. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker told Austrian newspapers in comments published Saturday that “the rapprochement potential between both sides … Continue reading LONDON | Brexit deal getting closer, European Commission chief says

UNITED NATIONS | The Latest: Trump says chaos in Venezuela is unacceptable

UNITED NATIONS— The Latest on President Donald Trump’s appearance at the U.N. General Assembly (all times local): 12:18 p.m. President Donald Trump says the political and economic chaos in Venezuela is unacceptable. But he’s avoiding commenting on questions about whether the U.S. would ever intervene in the South American country. Trump notes that the country … Continue reading UNITED NATIONS | The Latest: Trump says chaos in Venezuela is unacceptable

CHAPEL HILL, N.C | Top UNC leaders condemn Confederate statue toppling

CHAPEL HILL, N.C — Top leaders of the University of North Carolina system condemned the actions of protesters, who toppled a memorial known as “Silent Sam” that was dedicated more than 100 years ago with praise for the Confederate veterans who terrorized former slaves. The UNC president and the chairman of the Board of Governors … Continue reading CHAPEL HILL, N.C | Top UNC leaders condemn Confederate statue toppling

MOSCOW | Russian FM tells Pompeo: Russian’s arrest ‘unacceptable’

MOSCOW — Russia’s Foreign Minister has held a telephone call with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in which he complained about the Americans’ arrest of a Russian woman on allegations of being a covert agent. U.S. prosecutors have accused Maria Butina of working to infiltrate political organizations, including the National Rifle Association, before and … Continue reading MOSCOW | Russian FM tells Pompeo: Russian’s arrest ‘unacceptable’

Murphy: Sky Blue soccer woes ‘unacceptable,’ will be fixed

LONG BRANCH, N.J. — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy says reports of bleak living and working conditions for members of the women’s soccer team he co-owns are “unacceptable” and will be fixed. The Democratic governor says Friday he takes seriously published reports outlining shortcomings with Sky Blue FC. Murphy says the buck stops with him, … Continue reading Murphy: Sky Blue soccer woes ‘unacceptable,’ will be fixed