Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton listens to a question as she testifies before the House Select Committee on Benghazi, on Capitol Hill in Washington October 22, 2015. The congressional committee is investigating the deadly 2012 attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, when Clinton was the secretary of state. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst - RTS5OEU
Washington casts its vote for Democratic primary
The Levant News — Hillary Clinton is all but certain to be her party’s nominee, but Washington, D.C. is still determined to hold its last-in-the-nation Democratic primary election today. Seeing an overture for a strong finish, rival Bernie Sanders came out in support of statehood for the district – and its accompanying voting rights in Congress – just days ago. The Republicans held their primary in the district in March; Florida Sen. Marco Rubio came in first in front of Ohio Gov. John Kasich.
U.S. prosecutors on Tuesday charged Turkey’s majority state-owned Halkbank (HALKB.IS) with taking part in a …