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Megyn Kelly defends Mika Brzezinski amid Mike Pompeo ‘butt boy’ controversy

Mika Brzezinski has an ally in the “butt-boy” controversy; blackface-defender Megyn Kelly. The former “Today” host, who was pushed out this fall for saying that racial makeup was no big deal in an earlier era, said Thursday she had [...]

‘That grip and grin will come back to haunt him’: Pompeo takes heat for friendly Saudi sit-down

Pressed Wednesday on why he might believe Riyadh’s future findings, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declined to acknowledge the possibility that Jamal Khashoggi was killed, describing him instead as “missing.” | Leah Millis/AFP/Getty [...]

Mike Pompeo Meets Turkish President to Discuss Saudi Journalist’s Fate

ISTANBUL — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met on Wednesday with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey, trying to resolve the international uproar over the alleged killing of a journalist inside the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, [...]

Saudi Arabia Delivers $100 Million Pledged to U.S. as Pompeo Lands in Riyadh

BEIRUT, Lebanon — This summer, Saudi Arabia promised the Trump administration $ 100 million for American efforts to stabilize areas in Syria liberated from the Islamic State. That money landed in American accounts on Tuesday, the [...]

What Did Mike Pompeo Get From Kim Jong-un? Four Takeaways

SEOUL, South Korea — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met on Sunday with Kim Jong-un of North Korea as he tried to get him to take steps toward denuclearization and arrange another summit meeting with President Trump. Here are four [...]

Mike Pompeo: North Korea talks progress

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday trumpeted progress in U.S.-North Korean relations on a slew of issues, from efforts to persuade Pyongyang to abandon nuclear weapons to closing in on details for a second Trump-Kim Jong-un summit. Mr. [...]

Pompeo Cites ‘Good Trip’ to North Korea and Progress on a Deal

SEOUL, South Korea — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he had a “good trip” to North Korea, meeting with its leader, Kim Jong-un, on Sunday and making progress in diplomatic efforts to denuclearize the country. Mr. Pompeo posted [...]

Pompeo in Japan to discuss North Korea en route to Pyongyang

TOKYO (AP) – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Tokyo on Saturday for talks with Japanese officials ahead of his trip to North Korea, where he’ll be under pressure to push Pyongyang toward giving up its nuclear weapons. Pompeo’s [...]

Trump tells Pompeo to cancel North Korea visit

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday that he would be traveling to North Korea next week. On Friday, Trump asked him to cancel the trip. | Cliff Owen/AP Photo By NAHAL TOOSI 08/24/2018 01:48 PM EDT Updated 08/24/2018 03:32 [...]

Seoul regrets delay in Pompeo trip, agrees on joint efforts

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) – South Korea on Saturday called the U.S. decision to call off a trip to North Korea by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo unfortunate and said that continued diplomacy was most crucial in resolving the nuclear standoff [...]