Thursday, October 18, 2018
October 18, 2018
Turkish investigators claim that there are tape recordings of Saudi dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi's torture and murder inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. President Trump takes to the campaign trail ahead of a mid-term election where voter turnout is expected to be high. It was hoped that this week's EU summit would be able to boast a Brexit compromise. That didn't happen.
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
October 17, 2018
Trump again defends Saudi Arabia's rulers against any hasty conclusions that they had a role in a Saudi journalist's disappearance. The federal deficit has jumped 17 percent since it was last measured. Ebola infections surge in a violent conflict zone on the eastern end of the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
October 16, 2018
US-Saudi Arabia relations have been tested this week by a confrontation over the fate of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and the relationship looks to have withstood the test. But will Khashoggi's disappearance ever get a credible investigation? A new poll finds flashes of optimism in a rural America that's been hard hit by the opioid crisis and a lack of economic opportunity in small-town America.
Monday, October 15, 2018
October 15, 2018
The US and Saudis are in a very public war of words. It's over the disappearance and alleged murder of US-based Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and whether the Saudi royal court had any role. Harvard is being sued in federal court on the allegation that it set quotas by adjusting its acceptance criteria to limit admissions of Asian-Americans. A weekend of negotiations ended without a deal on a Brexit compromise, ahead of Wednesday's EU meeting in Brussels.
Friday, October 12, 2018
October 12, 2018
A powerful storm moves out to sea and Florida Panhandle residents assess the damage. Voters in Kentucky's 6th Congressional district talk with Steve Inskeep about their role in deciding which party will control the House. Salvadorean Archbishop Oscar Romero, assassinated nearly four decades ago as he said Mass, will be canonized on Sunday.