Harvest Prude

Harvest is a graduate of the World Journalism Institute and a reporter for WORLD.

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Sandra Day O’Connor announces dementia diagnosis

by Harvest Prude
Posted 10/23/18, 12:37 pm

Sandra Day O’Connor, the first woman to serve as a U.S. Supreme Court justice, announced Tuesday she has been diagnosed with dementia and potentially Alzheimer’s disease. In a public letter, O’Connor announced her retirement from public life because of her health.

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Supreme Court shields Commerce Secretary Ross

by Harvest Prude
Posted 10/23/18, 12:03 pm

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday blocked the deposition of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in a lawsuit challenging a proposed question about citizenship on the 2020 census. The move is a partial victory for the Trump administration since the court still allowed the deposition of a top Justice Department official.

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Erdogan: Saudis planned journalist’s murder

by Harvest Prude
Posted 10/23/18, 12:01 pm

Saudi officials carefully plotted journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s murder at the country’s consulate in Istanbul, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday in a televised speech contradicting Saudi Arabia’s claim that the killing was accidental. Erdogan called for accountability and asked that the suspects be tried in Turkish courts. Erdogan did not directly accuse the Saudi royal family of involvement but hinted that the initial arrests did not go high enough in the ranks.

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