Alan Fisher

Alan Fisher

US & Canada

US aviation agency queried about Boeing safety concerns

Federal Aviation Administration declares Boeing 737 Max 8 safe following two recent crashes that killed 346 people.

US aviation agency queried about Boeing safety concerns

Middle East

US lawmakers vote to end funding Yemen war

Members of the House of Representatives say the fighting could create long-term instability and pose a future threat to the United States.

US lawmakers vote to end funding Yemen war

US & Canada

US: Pharmaceutical heads urged by congress to curb drug prices

The heads of seven top companies have given evidence before a Senate finance committee on the rising cost of medicines.

US: Pharmaceutical heads urged by congress to curb drug prices

Latin America

Fuel shortages in Mexico after government crackdown on fuel theft

The Mexican government says the disruption will continue as it seeks new ways to beat criminal gangs.

Fuel shortages in Mexico after government crackdown on fuel theft

Middle East

Trump defends decision to withdraw troops from Syria

The decision alarmed Washington's allies and Kurdish fighters in Syria who fear it will allow ISIL to regroup.

Trump defends decision to withdraw troops from Syria

US & Canada

Wall Street ends losing streak as stocks regain after two days

The ups and downs of US stock markets have some casting a worried eye at the economy.

Wall Street ends losing streak as stocks regain after two days

Science & Technology

International Space Station turns 20, story of evolution goes on

Reaching for the stars, the International Space Station celebrates 20 years in orbit.

International Space Station turns 20, story of evolution goes on

Jamal Khashoggi

Who ordered the murder of Jamal Khashoggi?

Investigations into the death of Jamal Khashoggi have exposed a series of lies and grisly details, but important questions still remain, including the location of his body and who ordered his murder.

Who ordered the murder of Jamal Khashoggi?

Middle East

Khashoggi case: Turkey claims senior Saudi figures being shielded

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan calls for more information after Riyadh reportedly hands over testimonies of 18 suspects linked to journalist's killing.

Khashoggi case: Turkey claims senior Saudi figures being shielded

Middle East

Turkey searches Saudi consul general's residence

Investigators were given permission to search for Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's body weeks after the murder.

Turkey searches Saudi consul general's residence

US & Canada

US' Pompeo briefing on Khashoggi 'murder' after Saudi visit

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says a transparent probe of the alleged killing of Saudi journalist was promised.

US' Pompeo briefing on Khashoggi 'murder' after Saudi visit

Donald Trump

Trump accused of siding with Saudi in Khashoggi 'murder' case

After speaking with the Saudi king, the US president parroted the 'rogue killers' theory that has been popular in the Saudi media.

Trump accused of siding with Saudi in Khashoggi 'murder' case