Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch call for UN to investigate killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Several of the largest human rights organizations in the world are calling for a U.N. investigation into the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The groups, including Amnesty International, the Committee to Protect Journalists, Human Rights Watch and Reporters Without…

Amid skepticism, Saudi official provides another version of Khashoggi death

RIYADH (Reuters) – As Saudi Arabia faced intensifying international scepticism over its story about the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a senior government official laid out a new version of the death inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul that in key…

Pressure builds as Saudi explanation for Khashoggi death is questioned

Statements from the UN, the EU and a number of western governments have criticized Riyadh’s handling of the case, which has gone from blanket denials of any involvement to an admission Saturday morning that the journalist was, in fact, killed…

The Latest: EU wants probe into Saudi's death to continue

ISTANBUL — The Latest on the fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi at his country’s consulate in Istanbul (all times local): 9:45 a.m. The European Union says the emerging details of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s death are…

Trump Plans to Tear Up a 31-Year-Old Nuclear Weapons Treaty. Now What?

Trump Plans to Tear Up a 31-Year-Old Nuclear Weapons Treaty. Now What? More President Donald Trump revealed Saturday the United States intends to withdraw from a 31-year-old nuclear weapons agreement with Russia, delivering a severe blow to the arms control…

Migrants Vow to Rebuild Caravan and Continue Trek to US

Migrants Vow to Rebuild Caravan and Continue Trek to U.S. ImageCentral Americans crossed from Guatemala to Mexico on Saturday via the Suchiate River. They rode a raft made out of tractor inner tubes and wooden planks.CreditCreditMoises Castillo/Associated Press By The…

Migrant caravan re-forms in Mexico, members vow to reach US

CIUDAD HIDALGO, Mexico — Despite Mexican efforts to stop them at the border, about 2,000 Central American migrants swam or rafted across a river separating that country from Guatemala, re-formed their mass caravan in Mexico and vowed to resume their…

Trump Seizes On Migrant Caravan to Rev Up Republican Voters

Trump Seizes On Migrant Caravan to Rev Up Republican Voters ImageRepresentative Don Bacon at the Republican Business and Professional Women’s candidate forum in Omaha. He is finding that immigration keeps coming up.CreditCreditWalker Pickering for The New York Times By Jeremy…