Evening News - October 09, 2018
Haley’s Resignation Financially Motivated?
US ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley will resign from her post. President Trump said she would serve for the remainder of the year and told reporters Haley’s replacement would be announced within the coming weeks. RT America’s Dan Cohen reports on her unique brand of diplomacy. For Analysis, RT America’s Scottie Nell Hughes is joined by radio host Charlie James and Ned Ryun, CEO of American Majority.
Pompeo Hopeful for Denuclearization After Talks with Kim Jong Un
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is back from his trip to Asia with optimism for the future of the Korean Peninsula. Pompeo says there is a path to denuclearization. For Analysis, RT America’s Scottie Nell Hughes is joined by Sourabh Gupta, senior Asia-Pacific international relations policy specialist at the Institute for China America Studies.
Culture, Religion Behind UFC Melee, says WWE Hall of Fame Inductee
Two of the UFC’s biggest fighters are waiting to find out what their punishment might be after Saturday’s main event spilled out of the ring. Khabib Nurmagomedov is facing disciplinary action from the Nevada Athletic Commission but Conor McGregor is also facing a compliant. For Analysis, RT America’s Scottie Nell Hughes is joined by 2018 WWE Hall of Fame inductee, Jeff Jarrett.