What Mattered Today: December 23, 2019

Boeing announced on Monday that it has fired its CEO, Dennis Muilenburg, as it struggles to get its top-selling 737 Max plane back in the air following two fatal crashes. Plus, Saudi Arabia sentenced five people to death over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi—despite the CIA's 2018 assertion that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had personally ordered the killing—and a barge carrying 600 gallons of diesel fuel sank off the coast of a Galápagos island. Read up on these and more of today’s top headlines.

What Mattered Today: December 23, 2019

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