Myanmar and Bangladesh have signed a memorandum of understanding, a senior Myanmar official told Reuters, for the return home of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees who fled to the neighbouring country to escape a Myanmar army crackdown.
Zimbabwe's former president Robert Mugabe has been granted immunity from prosecution and assured his safety will be protected in his home country as part of a deal that led to his resignation, sources say.
Here's the latest for Thursday, November 23rd: Tight security for New York Thanksgiving parade; Navy search for missing after Pacific aircraft crash; Slain police detective was set to testify in corruption case; Massive Thanksgiving feast in Houston.
A Baltimore police detective was shot dead last week, a day before he was to testify in a corruption probe involving indicted officers. Authorities say they have no evidence linking Detective Sean Suiter's death to the case. (Nov. 23)
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday ordered a review of a government database used for background checks on gun buyers, after a man who killed 26 people in a Texas church was left off the system despite having a criminal record.
One of President Trump's signature projects during his days as a businessman was Trump SoHo in Manhattan. Now the Mueller investigation is reportedly looking into the finances of that project, developed by a firm called Bayrock. NPR's Embedded podcast looked at the checkered history of the Bayrock Group and one of its key figures, Felix Sater.
Nvidia on Thursday announced that its Shield TV now includes Google Assistant as part of its Shield Experience Upgrade 6.0 update. The update also lets the Shield device work as a SmartThings Hub when paired with a SmartThinks Link. The SmartThings Link, which can be used to connect Shield TV as a SmartThings Hub, will be released in the coming months with a promotional launch price of $14.99.