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Trump thanks Saudis after defying calls to punish prince

Nov. 21, 2018 9:01 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday publicly thanked Saudi Arabia for plunging oil prices amid criticism over his decision not to further punish the kingdom for the killing of U.S.-based columnist Jamal Khashoggi. Trump, who made clear in an exclamation-filled statement Tuesday that he...

The Latest: Trump thanks Saudi Arabia for lower oil prices

Nov. 21, 2018 8:49 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi (all times local): 8:45 a.m. President Donald Trump is thanking Saudi Arabia for plunging oil prices amid criticism over his decision not to further punish the kingdom for the killing of journalist Jamal...

Dolce & Gabbana accused of insulting China; blames hackers

Nov. 21, 2018 8:40 AM EST

BEIJING (AP) — Dolce & Gabbana apologized Wednesday for insulting remarks about China it allegedly made in conversations on Instagram but denied that it was responsible. Chinese celebrities reacted angrily after screenshots of the conversations were posted on social media and several said they would...

Family says slain 14-year-old was 8 months pregnant

Nov. 21, 2018 1:21 AM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Family of a slain 14-year-old girl say the girl was 8 months pregnant and babysitting her sister's children when she was shot and killed this week. News outlets report family have identified the Georgia girl as Sonja "Star" Harrison, an eighth-grader from Stone Mountain who was expected to...

The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US

Nov. 21, 2018 12:07 AM EST

iBook charts for week ending November 18, 2018: (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher : iBooks US Bestseller List - Paid Books 1. Becoming by Michelle Obama - 9781524763152 - (Crown) 2. Long Road to Mercy by David Baldacci - 9781538761557 - (Grand Central Publishing) 3. Past Tense by Lee Child -...

The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store

Nov. 21, 2018 12:03 AM EST

iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending November 18, 2018: iTunes Movies US Charts: 1. The Meg 2. The Equalizer 2 3. Incredibles 2 4. Mile 22 5. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 6. Crazy Rich Asians 7. Alpha 8. BlacKkKlansman 9. Christopher Robin 10. The Spy Who Dumped Me iTunes Movies US Charts -...

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

Nov. 20, 2018 11:59 PM EST

App Store Official Charts for the week ending November 18, 2018: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 3. Plague Inc.,Ndemic Creations 4. Bloons TD 6,Ninja Kiwi 5. NBA 2K19, 2K 6. 60 Seconds! Atomic Adventure, Robot Gentleman 7. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB 8. Bloons TD...

Aerosmith's Perry cancels tour after recent hospital visit

Nov. 20, 2018 11:44 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Joe Perry has canceled his fall tour to take time off after recently being hospitalized with breathing problems. The Aerosmith guitarist's publicist said in a statement Tuesday the 68-year-old will take the rest of the year off. He had expected to return to the road starting Nov. 30...

Trump says he might attend White House Correspondents Dinner

Nov. 20, 2018 11:32 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is suggesting he might attend next year's White House Correspondents Dinner now that the event is no longer featuring a comedian. Trump tweeted Tuesday night: "So-called comedian Michelle Wolf bombed so badly last year at the White House Correspondents' Dinner that...

The Latest: Senators demand 'determination' on Khashoggi

Nov. 20, 2018 11:24 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S. response to the murder of Saudi columnist Jamal Khashoggi (all times local): 6:50 p.m. The chairman and ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee have written to the president demanding that his administration "make a determination" about whether Saudi...