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Trump says Saudis staged 'worst cover-up ever' on Khashoggi; U.S. revokes visas of some Saudis10/24/2018 12:20:27 AM President Donald Trump said on Tuesday Saudi authorities staged the "worst cover-up ever" in the killing of prominent journalist Jamal Khashoggi this month, as the United States vowed to revoke the visas of some of those believed to be responsible.Brazil election poll shows Bolsonaro with 57 percent versus Haddad's 43 percent10/24/2018 12:09:33 AM Brazil's far-right presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro saw his sizeable lead narrow slightly over leftist rival Fernando Haddad in a new Ibope election poll published on Tuesday, looking at voter intentions for Sunday's run-off vote.Publicity, transport, food: migrants flock to more caravans after Trump broadsides10/23/2018 11:34:01 PM For years, an annual caravan of Central American migrants traveling through Mexico to the U.S. border received modest publicity until President Donald Trump condemned it in April, pitching the procession into the glare of the world's media - and into the homes of thousands of potential migrants.Dutch King highlights Brexit uncertainty on visit to Britain10/23/2018 11:32:12 PM King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands highlighted the "shadow of uncertainty" hanging over Dutch nationals living in Britain due to Brexit in an address to the British parliament on Tuesday during a two-day state visit.Four U.S. soldiers injured in collision in Norway ahead of NATO exercise10/23/2018 11:16:12 PM Four U.S. soldiers were injured in a major North Atlantic Treaty Organization exercise in Norway in an accident involving four vehicles on Tuesday, the U.S. military said.Second migrant caravan in Guatemala heads toward Mexico10/23/2018 11:15:32 PM A group of over a thousand Central Americans in Guatemala headed toward the Mexican border on Tuesday, as a larger caravan of migrants that has angered U.S. President Donald Trump paused in southern Mexico on its planned journey toward the U.S. border.'No deal' Brexit would mean costly border disruption: UK spending watchdog10/23/2018 11:04:28 PM Companies will suffer and criminals could benefit from the inevitable border disruption that will ensue if Britain leaves the European Union without a deal, the country's public spending watchdog said on Wednesday.EU rejects Italian draft budget, setting up standoff with defiant Italy10/23/2018 10:54:23 PM The European Commission rejected Italy's draft 2019 budget on Tuesday, saying it brazenly broke EU rules on public spending, and asked Rome to submit a new one within three weeks or face disciplinary action.U.N. special envoy Jolie voices support for Venezuelan refugees10/23/2018 10:47:56 PM U.N. refugee agency special envoy Angelina Jolie voiced support on Tuesday for Venezuelans forced to leave their crisis-stricken homeland and thanked the South American countries hosting them.Trump calls Saudi handling of Khashoggi's killing a total fiasco10/23/2018 10:43:47 PM President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and the subsequent cover-up by Saudi Arabia was "a total fiasco."Trump adviser tells Putin: We'll quit arms control treaty you're breaking10/23/2018 10:38:59 PM Washington will press ahead with a plan to quit a landmark nuclear arms control pact despite objections from Russia and some European countries, senior U.S. official John Bolton said on Tuesday, after meeting Russian President Vladimir Putin.Hurricane Willa nears Mexican Pacific tourist resorts10/23/2018 10:06:52 PM Hurricane Willa closed in Mexico's Pacific coast on Tuesday with winds of over 100 miles per hour (160 kph), threatening to batter buildings and dump torrential rain on popular tourist resorts where thousands of people were moved to safety.If human rights shelved in North Korea talks, U.N. expert warns: look at Myanmar10/23/2018 9:59:14 PM A United Nations investigator voiced concern about human rights being sidelined during U.S. and South Korean talks with North Korea over its nuclear and ballistic missile programs, warning on Tuesday: look at what happened in Myanmar.Saudi consulate vehicle searched in Istanbul in Khashoggi investigation: CNN Turk10/23/2018 9:58:49 PM Turkish investigators have found two suitcases and other items in a Saudi consulate car in Istanbul, as part of the investigation into the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, broadcaster CNN Turk reported on Tuesday.U.N. warns half Yemen's people could soon be on brink of famine10/23/2018 9:56:11 PM The United Nations aid chief sounded the alarm at the Security Council on Tuesday that half the population of war-torn Yemen - some 14 million people - could soon be on the brink of famine and completely relying on humanitarian aid for survival.U.S. to bar 21 Saudis from entering over Khashoggi's death: State Department10/23/2018 9:38:57 PM Twenty-one Saudis will have their U.S. visas revoked or be made ineligible for U.S. visas over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, U.S. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said on Tuesday.U.S. revoking visas, exploring sanctions in Khashoggi death10/23/2018 9:27:05 PM The United States has identified some Saudi officials responsible for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and is taking action, including revoking visas and exploring sanctions, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday.French, Italian firms seal naval co-operation venture10/23/2018 9:24:51 PM France and Italy moved closer toward a military shipbuilding alliance on Tuesday when state-controlled shipyards Naval Group and Fincantieri announced a 50-50 joint venture to bid for Franco-Italian warship projects and export to the world market.Saudi crown prince proclaims investment conference despite boycott10/23/2018 8:58:48 PM Saudi Arabia's crown prince trumpeted on Tuesday a conference that has drawn investment deals worth $50 billion despite a boycott over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, declaring the event as "great - more people more money".U.S. warships pass through Taiwan Strait amid China tensions10/23/2018 8:42:31 PM The United States sent two warships through the Taiwan Strait on Monday in the second such operation this year, as the U.S. military increases the frequency of transits through the strategic waterway despite opposition from China.