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October 31, 2018

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle take part in traditional Maori ‘powhiri’

Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage(ROTORUA, New Zealand) -- During the final day of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal Down Under tour, the couple spent time in Rotorua, New Zealand, where they learned more about the Maori culture and took part in a powhiri in their honor. A powhiri is a traditional Maori welcoming ceremony that features dancing, singing and a hongi -- or traditional Maori greeting. Rotorua is a town set beside Lake Rotorua and renowned for its Maori culture. Harry was gifted..
October 31, 2018

Though Khashoggi never suspected he might be in mortal danger, he was apprehensive about visiting the consulate

Chris McGrath/Getty Images(LONDON) -- By the time slain Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi disappeared inside Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul, his fears that he might be detained -- or worse -- for his criticism of the kingdom had been allayed, his grieving fiancée told ABC News in her first American media interview. Just days before that fateful visit it was a different story. Khashoggi worried he might end up in jail like so many other Saudi journalists when he first went to the c..
October 30, 2018

US missionary killed in Cameroon in what family says was ‘targeted’ attack

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- An American missionary was shot and killed in Cameroon Tuesday, his brother confirmed to ABC News, and his family says they believe he was targeted amid growing violence in the West African country. Charles Wesco, his wife Stephanie, and their eight children had moved to Bamenda, a major city in Cameroon's northwest province, less than two weeks ago. After years of missions to Africa, the Wesco family had decided to permanently move to the country from Indi..
October 30, 2018

NATO shows off firepower in its largest war games since end of the Cold War

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- NATO on Tuesday began the main phase of its largest military exercises since the end of the Cold War in a display of force meant to underline the alliance’s ability to deter Russia. The Trident Juncture exercise taking place across Norway and parts of Sweden and Finland involves 50,000 troops and 10,000 vehicles as well as 250 aircraft and 65 ships, according to NATO. Among them is the aircraft carrier USS Harry Truman, the first time an American carrier has trave..