Pompeo meets Saudi king, prince on writer’s disappearance
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with the King and Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia on Oct. 16 about the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi at the consulate in Istanbul. Pompeo said he was visiting on behalf of President Trump.
Florida families still seek people missing in the hurricane
It’s been almost a week since Hurricane Michael hit the Florida Panhandle, but many people are still searching for their loved ones. Officials are unsure about how many people are missing.
Trump lashes out at Warren over DNA test, calls her ‘phony!’
Senator Elizabeth Warren released her DNA test on Oct.15 in an effort to push back against President Donald Trump’s repeated allegations that she is not Native American. The results indicated that Warren has Native American lineage, though the ancestor likely lived six to 10 generations ago. On Twitter, Trump called Warren’s claims to Native American ancestry “a scam and a lie.”
U.S. State Department accidentally sends fake event invite with cat photo
The United States embassy in Australia has apologized for the US State Department emailing a fake meeting invite with a photo of a cat dressed as Cookie Monster.https://t.co/loUNL2IQyk pic.twitter.com/1cXQL5Cr2s
— BuzzFeed News (@BuzzFeedNews) October 16, 2018
The U.S. State Department accidentally emailed a fake event invite with a photo of a cat in a cookie monster suit. According to BuzzFeed news, the subject line of the email was “meeting.” The U.S. Embassy in Australia apologized for the mistake.