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September 19, 2018

Celebrity chef Salt Bae under fire for serving Venezuela’s president one of his famous steaks

Tristar Media/Getty Images(ISTANBUL) -- Celebrity chef Nusret Gokce, better known as "Salt Bae," was torched online after videos of him serving steak to Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in Turkey went viral on Monday. Gokce posted three videos on Instagram of Maduro feasting, drinking and smoking a Cuban cigar with his wife, Cilia Flores, at one of Gokce’s restaurants in Istanbul. Maduro said Monday night on Venezuelan television that the visit took place after a brief stopover in Turkey. Mad..
September 19, 2018

3 injured when car drives into crowd near London mosque

iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) -- UK police are investigating an attack Wednesday morning near a Muslim community center that injured three men. A car drove into a crowd of people leaving the North London mosque, with the occupants of the car allegedly shouting Islamophobic taunts, authorities said. Two men were taken to the hospital for treatment after the incident. One victim, a man in his fifties, suffered “a serious leg injury,” authorities said. A third person did not require hospital treatment...
September 19, 2018

Exclusive: Jailed American makes desperate plea for help in letters to Trump, Pence

Kassem Family(CAIRO) -- After five years in prison and facing 15 more, an American citizen jailed on trumped up charges in Egypt is pleading for his life to President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence. In two letters sent to the administration, obtained exclusively by ABC News, Mustafa Kassem recounts how he was beaten and arrested after Egyptian security officials discovered his U.S. passport amid a mass crackdown on opposition -- and how he has started a hunger strike "because I am lo..
September 19, 2018

Kim Yo Jong, sister of North Korean leader, steps further into spotlight at inter-Korean summit

Korea Summit Press Pool/Getty Images(PYONGYANG, North Korea) -- Behind the scenes of Pyongyang’s grand welcome ceremony for a South Korean delegation Tuesday was the mysterious Kim Yo Jong, the sister of North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un. Kim Yo Jong was the watch commander of the greeting event, caught on camera running around the red-carpeted airstrip in Sunan International Airport making sure everyone knew their path. Sitting beside Kim Jong Un during the first round of inter-Korean talk..