The Turkish president called on Saudi Arabia to extradite 18 suspects to face justice for Jamal Khashoggi’s death. Saudi officials say the journalist was killed when an argument inside the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul escalated into a fistfight.
The case has forced Riyadh’s allies to take a more critical look at the record of Mohammed bin Salman.
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A Washington Post-Schar School poll also found sharp divisions in views about sexual assault accusations after Supreme Court Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh’s confirmation.
Brent Lowe checks his phone in the yard of Illinois home, where a Confederate flag flies daily. (Michael S. Williamson/The Post)
Brent Lowe checks his phone in the yard of Illinois home, where a Confederate flag flies daily. (Michael S. Williamson/The Post)
A Confederate flag and a Trump flag fly along Lincoln Highway in Chester, W.Va. (Michael S. Williamson/The Post)
A Confederate flag and a Trump flag fly along Lincoln Highway in Chester, W.Va. (Michael S. Williamson/The Post)
Former Tolono, Ill., mayor Greg Cler has a Confederate flag flying over his garage. (Michael S. Williamson/The Post)
Former Tolono, Ill., mayor Greg Cler has a Confederate flag flying over his garage. (Michael S. Williamson/The Post)
Confederate flag items for sale at a Kentucky truck stop that's just over the Illinois state line. (Michael S. Williamson/The Post)
Confederate flag items for sale at a Kentucky truck stop that's just over the Illinois state line. (Michael S. Williamson/The Post)
For a growing number of white Northerners, the Confederate flag represents a link to President Trump’s “Make America Great Again” brand of patriotism. But to others, flying the flag is simply racism by a different name.
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Putting their bitter 2016 primary rivalry behind them, the president and Republican senator praised each other onstage in Houston.
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Their stories are often reduced to the reasons they fled their hometowns in Central America. But the most striking thing about the group’s demographic is how varied it is.
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In a campaign ad, Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) claims that Republicans are determined to eliminate three of the most popular government programs. That’s false.
HHS officials have been behind a push to define sex by what is determined at birth, rather than gender identity.
The remote garrison’s position along a highway linking the Syrian regime in Damascus to its backers in Tehran has made the base a potential locus in White House plans to confront Iran’s reach across the region.
The store is just blocks from Gallaudet University in Washington, a 150-year-old institution and the world’s only university designed for deaf and hard-of-hearing students.
Todd Bol
1956-2018
Mr. Bol’s original streetside memorial grew into a network of more than 75,000 tiny, whimsical book exchanges that encourage passersby to “take a book, leave a book.”
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