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News: Weekend Reads

What’s Missing From the Saudis’ Khashoggi Story

Saturday  21:56,   20 october 2018
msn

According to the Saudi version of what happened, Khashoggi died after a fist fight between him and several men at the consulate in... >>>

Saudi Arabia admits Khashoggi died in consulate, fires two senior officials

Saturday  02:55,   20 october 2018
reuters

* Case tests some of Riyadh's main... >>>

Hundreds on migrant caravan gather at southern Mexico border, but next steps unclear

Friday  20:56,   19 october 2018
cbc.ca

Members of a 3,000-strong U.S.-bound migrant caravan massed in a Guatemalan border town and prepared to begin crossing the muddy Suchiate River to Mexico on Friday, in spite of U.S. President Donald Trump's threats of retaliation. The first members... >>>

How a California doctor fell from reality TV star to suspected serial rapist

Friday  20:56,   19 october 2018
latimes

Authorities continue to seek potential victims after additional charges were filed this week against a prominent Newport Beach doctor, who now is accused of attacking at least seven... >>>

Meghan Markle Says Pregnancy Feels 'Like Jet Lag' and Reveals She Got Up at 4:30am to Do Yoga

Friday  09:45,   19 october 2018
people

Meghan Markle Says Pregnancy Feels Like Jet Lag, Did 4am Yoga to... >>>

Nikki Haley Makes Fun of Donald Trump At Al Smith Event

Friday  09:45,   19 october 2018
newsweek

Nikki Haley Makes Fun of Donald Trump At Al Smith... >>>

In a fiery warning to rivals, Putin says any country that nukes Russia will 'drop dead'

Friday  03:21,   19 october 2018
msn

Boasting that Russia's nuclear arsenal has already surpassed its competitors, Russian President Vladimir Putin issued a fire and brimstone warning to his nuclear rivals Thursday. In the event of a nuclear war, "the aggressor should know that... >>>

Donald Trump Effectively Replaces Sarah Sanders

Friday  03:21,   19 october 2018
newsweek

Trump has addressed an estimated 300 questions from reporters in the past 11 days, according to an... >>>

Here’s how much cannabis costs across Canada

Thursday  14:31,   18 october 2018
globalnews.ca

Cannabis is now available to purchase across the country for recreational use, and we're now getting a look at how the plant is being priced. The price point has been a hotly debated issue, as four in 10 Canadians have said the price of pot will... >>>

Woman who blocked black man from entering his own apartment defends her actions

Thursday  14:31,   18 october 2018
thehill

Woman who blocked black man from entering his own apartment defends her actions A Missouri woman is defending her actions after getting fired from her job over the weekend over a viral video surfaced showing her trying to stop a black man from... >>>

A white woman people have dubbed 'Golfcart Gail' called the police on a black man for cheering on his son during a soccer game

Thursday  05:20,   18 october 2018
msn

A white woman in Ponte Vedro, Florida called the police on a black man who was cheering on his son during a soccer game, according to a viral Facebook post. That's when a woman referred to as "Golfcart Gail" intervened to "remind him that harassment >>>

British cyclist killed in Alps was 'a monster', mother says

Thursday  05:20,   18 october 2018
msn

The mother of a British cyclist killed by a hunter in the Alps has celebrated his death, saying she believed he was responsible for raping a young girl, British media reported on Wednesday. The claims made by Katrina Toghill and the alleged victim,... >>>

I'm an American who moved to Canada —here's why I'll never move back

Wednesday  21:45,   17 october 2018
msn

I moved to Canada and has no plans to return any time soon. From soon-to-be legalized marijuana to health care here are some of the reasons I think Canada is better than the US in terms of living and why I plan to stay in... >>>

Audio Contains Gruesome Details of Khashoggi Killing, Turkish Official Says

Wednesday  20:31,   17 october 2018
nytimes

The Saudi journalist’s fingers were severed during an interrogation and he was later beheaded, according to details from audio recordings published in the Turkish... >>>

T.I.'s 'Melania stripper' video shows Trump-level misogyny (opinion)

Wednesday  20:31,   17 october 2018
cnn

The rapper's video is sexist and shameful. But if Melania's team and Trump administration supporters want to boycott the sexist and shameful, they need to start at home, with the man in the White House. >>>