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Pompeo Meets with Erdogan Amid Khashoggi Disappearance

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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan regarding the missing Saudi journalist, Jamal Khashoggi (BBC). This is after multiple news outlets worldwide have reported the Saudi Arabian government murdered the journalist. Pompeo held separate meetings with the Turkish president as well as foreign minister, the latter saying talks were […]

Cancer Studies Win Nobel Prize

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Research beginning in the 1990’s has led to a Nobel Prize win in medicine for two researchers from the U.S. and Japan (BBC).  James Allison and Tasuku Honjo gained the understanding of how to control the immune system. Their research is directly related to the development of “checkpoint inhibitors” (AP). These are drugs that use […]