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- Jodi Arias attorneys seek new trial, blaming prosecutor for sensationalizing case
An Arizona appellate court was deciding Thursday whether to reverse the murder conviction of Jodi Arias after her attorneys argued that a prosecutor had mishandled her case by whipping up publicity.
Bradford Betz. Fox News. Fri, 18 Oct 2019 00:15:13 GMT.
- US, Turkey reach Syria cease-fire agreement: Read it here
The U.S. and Turkey reached an agreement Thursday for a cease-fire in the Turks' deadly attacks on Kurdish fighters in northern Syria.
Fox News. Fri, 18 Oct 2019 00:08:08 GMT.
- Energy Secretary Rick Perry, 1 of the '3 amigos' on Ukraine, to resign
Energy Secretary Rick Perry, described by colleagues as one of the "three amigos" on U.S. policy on Ukraine, told President Donald Trump that he plans to resign.
ABC News. Thu, 17 Oct 2019 19:06:56 -0400.
- Mick Mulvaney: Ukraine aid held up in part over election probe
The White House acknowledged Thursday that President Donald Trump's decision to hold up military aid to Ukraine was linked to his demand that Kyiv investigate the Democratic National Committee and the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign.
Ap. ABC News. Thu, 17 Oct 2019 22:12:49 +0000.
- Will the ceasefire between the U.S. and Turkey in Syria last?
The Trump administration has announced a ceasefire agreement with Turkey in northern Syria to allow withdrawal of Kurdish forces. CBS News Radio national security consultant Lt. Col. ...
CBS News. Thu, 17 Oct 2019 17:03:19 -0400.
- Vice President Pence brokers ceasfire with Turkish President Erdogan on Syria
The U.S. has brokered a ceasefire with Turkey to stop attacks on Kurdish forces in Syria. ...
CBS News. Thu, 17 Oct 2019 16:57:25 -0400.
- Manufacturing & Retail Worries, Brexit, Q3 Earnings & Buy Google Stock - Free Lunch
Signs of hope for a Brexit deal and U.S.-China trade war updates. Some disappointing U.S. manufacturing and retail data. ...
Benjamin Rains. Zacks. Thu, 17 Oct 2019 18:37:00 GMT.
- Say Hello To The New Most Expensive Listing In The U.S.: A $225 Million Mansion In Los Angeles
The 60-room home would come close to beating the all-time U.S. price record for a private home.
By Amy Dobson, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 17 Oct 2019 18:03:43 +0000.
- If USA Wanted To Fire Gregg Berhalter, Its Alternatives Are Far Fewer Than A Year Ago
To be clear, USMNT GM Earnie Stewart has done nothing to indicate he is considering a coaching change. And if he were, it would be hard to pry away most of the names who might've been on the 2018 shortlist.
By Ian Quillen, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 17 Oct 2019 18:00:00 +0000.
- Mulvaney: Trump's quid pro quo for Ukraine military aid unrelated to Biden
Mick Mulvaney told reporters that withholding of aid this summer was due in part because Trump wanted Ukraine to investigate the possibility that elements in that country had somehow interfered in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
CNBC. Thu, 17 Oct 2019 17:26 GMT.
- Choice Hotels Boosts Comfort Brand Presence in United States
Choice Hotels (CHH) strengthens mid-scale presence with the opening of Comfort Inn & Suites in Sarasota, FL.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Thu, 17 Oct 2019 15:26:00 GMT.
- Financial hardship in cancer: The role of health insurance literacy
A new study links health insurance literacy with medical financial hardship as well as non-medical financial sacrifices among adult cancer survivors in the United States.
Science Daily. Thu, 17 Oct 2019 10:12:56 EDT.
- Trump and Pelosi: The 'meltdown' photo showing Washington divides
A photo of Democrat Nancy Pelosi at an explosive White House meeting on Syria is causing a stir.
BBC News. Thu, 17 Oct 2019 11:17:46 GMT.
- U.S. Congressman Elijah Cummings, who took on Trump, dies at 68
Maryland Congressman Elijah E. Cummings died early Thursday at Johns Hopkins Hospital due to complications from longstanding health challenges, his congressional office said. He was 68.
CBC News. Thu, 17 Oct 2019 06:15:16 EDT.
- China detains 2 US citizens who ran teaching program
BEIJING (AP) - China said Thursday it detained two U.S. citizens on suspicion of organizing others to illegally cross the border, amid sharpening tensions between the sides over trade, technology and other sensitive issues. ...
Yanan Wang. Washington Times. Thu, 17 Oct 2019 05:00:51 -0400.
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