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Saudi Arabia says captured 3 Iran Revolutionary Guards from boat

After capturing one of "three small boats, bearing red and white flags", the vessel was discovered to be "loaded with weapons for subversive objective", according to the government-run Saudi Press Agency . Saudi Arabia has said it seized weapons from a boat captured in the Marjan field at about 8:30 pm on Friday. Mr. Kupchan said he did not expect a Saudi-Iranian war, "but we're going to have to live with an increased level of destabilizing incidents for a long time".


Coroner still probing death of US student held by N. Korea

Coroner still probing death of US student held by N. Korea

But the death of American student Otto Warmbier - who the regime imprisoned - seems to have changed that. There was no immediate word from the family about why relatives declined an autopsy, which may have shed more light on the cause of the neurological injuries that left him in a coma.


GOP candidate wins closely watched Ga. House race

GOP candidate wins closely watched Ga. House race

Since the beginning of the election cycle, Ossoff has received $1.6 million in donations from California, $1.2 million from NY and $962,617 from Georgia , according to the Federal Election Commission. Handel has handled Trump gingerly. Ossoff was also criticized for collecting almost 97 percent of his fundraising haul from out-of-state donors.



ADL urges hate crime probe in slaying of US Muslim teen

Vigils were being organized in Boston; New York; Reston, Va.; and Washington, to take place Tuesday. The department tweeted earlier today that it will hold a press conference to further address Hassanen's killing at 6 p.m. The mosque reported Hassanen missing and police began to scour the area, using search and rescue teams, dogs and a helicopter. The boys declined to give their names.



Is Donald Trump Under Investigation for Obstruction of Justice?

On Friday morning, Trump began his day by tweeting , "I am being investigated for firing the FBI director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!" Comey did tell Trump he was not personally under investigation, but that was before the director was sacked.


Australia suspends air strikes in Syria

Australia suspends air strikes in Syria

The US said its planes had acted to defend US-backed forces seeking to capture Raqqa , the Islamic State ( Isis ) stronghold in north-east Syria. Sunday's assault marked an extremely rare direct attack from inside the Islamic Republic amid its support for embattled Syrian President Bashar Assad .