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Germany presses for EU unity on Saudi Arabia arms…

A top German official is pressing for a joint European Union position on Saudi Arabia after Berlin backed a freeze on arms exports to the kingdom following the killing of writer Jamal Khashoggi

Wolf missing after Hurricane Michael recovered in Florida

Authorities have recovered a wolf named Tahane that escaped from a Florida animal preserve during Hurricane Michael

How Saudi critics keep going missing

In the wake of Jamal Khashoggi's death, BBC Arabic looks at how Saudi Arabia has dealt with its citizens who criticise it from abroad.

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Saudi Arabia's King and Crown Prince Call Slain…

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman called the son of Jamal Khashoggi, the kingdom announced early Monday, to express condolences for the death of the journalist killed at the Saudi Consulate.

These Are The Halloween Costumes People Have…

If you are one of those people who procrastinates on your Halloween costume until the day of, listen up. Susana Victoria Perez has more.

Pakistani dies after immolation to protest police bribery

Pakistani officials: Rickshaw driver who set himself on fire to protest police demands for bribes dies of burns

Former teacher admits to sexually abusing middle schoolers

A former math teacher in the nation's capital who admitted to sexually abusing seventh- and eighth-grade girls has been sentenced to nearly 12 years in prison

A Saudi boycott? It may not last

Businesses and government figures are avoiding Saudi Arabia following the disappearance of a dissident journalist. But the potential rewards of doing business in the country are such that it probably won't be shunned for long. Matthew Larotonda reports

Mega Millions players would spend $1.6B on bills…

From San Diego to New York, Mega Millions players are dreaming of how they would spend the record $1.6 billion jackpot should they beat the astronomical odds of winning

Pompeo Accuses Migrant Caravan Headed Toward US…

The caravan started its march on Oct. 12 with about 160 people.

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The Latest: EU urges Russia, US to preserve 1987…

The European Union is calling on the United States and Russia to stick to a 1987 nuclear weapons treaty and make sure it is "fully and verifiably implemented."

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Growing caravan of migrants pushes deeper into Mexico; Saudi king, crown prince call slain writer Khashoggi's son; AP analysis: 'Obamacare' shapes opioid grant spending

Giant cave hall found down sinkhole

Climbers found the 6.7-million-cubic-metre cave at the bottom of a massive sinkhole in China.

Germany won't export arms to Saudi 'in current…

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Sunday that Berlin would not export arms to Saudi Arabia for now in the wake of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi's violent death.

Thanksgiving Movies To Watch While Munching Down…

As fall brings it’s lovely foliage and delicious pumpkin spice lattes, Thanksgiving is right around the corner and if you want to sit back and relax after munching down on some turkey legs, we have a few of the best movies to get you in the gobble gobble mood. For more here is Zachary Devita.

US seeking to boost LNG exports to Japan, rest of…

Official says LNG exports from US vital for Asian energy security

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Kentucky school system gets extra security post-threats

A Kentucky school system says state and local authorities are providing extra security following the arrest of a man who state police say made "credible and imminent" threats

U.S. Treasury's Mnuchin hails Israel investment…

Steven Mnuchin was speaking alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as he kicks off his tour of the Middle East. Rough cut (no reporter narration)