Month: January 2020

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U.N. experts demand probe into alleged Saudi hack of Amazon boss Bezos

January 22, 2020 By Joseph Menn and Raphael Satter SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.N. experts have demanded an immediate investigation by U.S. and other authorities into allegations that Saudi Arabia’s crown prince was involved in a plot to hack the phone of Amazon boss and Washington Post owner Jeff Bezos. The U.N. special rapporteurs, Agnes […]

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Iran tells Europe not to follow U.S. by undermining nuclear pact

January 22, 2020 By Parisa Hafezi and Babak Dehghanpisheh DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran’s president told European powers on Wednesday not to copy the United States by undermining Tehran’s strained nuclear pact with world powers, and said Tehran would not seek nuclear weapons whether or not the deal survived. Britain, France and Germany launched a dispute […]

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Report: Rep. Schiff misconstrued Parnas evidence

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., speaks to reporters, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana) OAN Newsroom UPDATED 2:30 PM PT — Wednesday, January 22, 2020 House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff may have intentionally mischaracterized evidence regarding Rudy Giuliani’s former associate Lev Parnas. On Tuesday, reports […]

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1 dead, 5 injured in downtown Seattle shooting

Screengrab via Michael Spears Twitter report. OAN Newsroom UPDATED 7:36 PM PT — Wednesday, January 22, 2020 A mass shooting has left one dead and five injured in downtown Seattle. Police said the shooting happened on Wednesday near the busy shopping intersection of Third Avenue and Pine. At least six people, including a child, were […]

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President Trump: Service members injured in Baghdad airstrike received only minor concussions

US President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci) OAN Newsroom UPDATED 7:05 PM PT — Wednesday, January 22, 2020 President Trump is easing concern over reports American troops were injured during an Iranian counterstrike on a base in Iraq. While […]

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Sekulow: President Trump’s legal team to challenge impeachment aggressively

Personal attorney to President Donald Trump Jay Sekulow speaks to reporters during a recess in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)) OAN Newsroom UPDATED 6:42 PM PT — Wednesday, January 22, 2020 President Trump’s personal attorney, Jay Sekulow, said Democrats are […]

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Attorneys for Michael Flynn ask for sentence of probation, community service

FILE – In this Dec. 1, 2017, file photo, Michael Flynn, center, arrives at federal court in Washington. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File) OAN Newsroom UPDATED 6:20 PM PT — Wednesday, January 22, 2020 Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn is saying he should not have to serve any prison time for lying to the FBI. […]

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China locks down city of 11 million at epicenter of virus outbreak

January 23, 2020 By Yawen Chen and Se Young Lee BEIJING (Reuters) – China is putting on lockdown a city of 11 million people considered the epicenter of a new coronavirus outbreak that has killed 17 and infected nearly 600, as health authorities around the world scramble to prevent a global pandemic. Health officials fear […]

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Chicago’s O’Hare Airport begins testing travelers from China for coronavirus

Passengers wear masks to prevent an outbreak of a new coronavirus in the high speed train station, in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung) OAN Newsroom UPDATED 3:45 PM PT — Wednesday, January 22, 2020 Starting on Wednesday, Chicago’s O’Hare Airport began screening passengers from China amid growing concerns over the coronavirus […]

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Attorney General Barr swears in new law enforcement commission

U.S. Attorney General William Barr delivers remarks to announce the establishment of the President’s Commission on Law Enforcement and the Administration of Justice, at an event at the Department of Justice Headquarters, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020 in Washington. (AP Photo/Michael A. McCoy) OAN Newsroom UPDATED 3:05 PM PT — Wednesday, January 22, 2020 Attorney General […]

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