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Libertarian Chris Rockhold trailed a distant third in the race. - Only one Democratic-held district gave Trump more of its vote - (Minnesota Rep. Collin C. In other words, the increased national involvement in the race, plus a late personal endorsement from Trump, took this race from a dead heat to a comfortable-if-not-spectacular win for the GOP.
  • Tillerson Meeting Hangs Over Russia's Criticism of US Strike in Syria

    Tillerson Meeting Hangs Over Russia's Criticism of US Strike in Syria

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    At the same time, Tillerson and other top USA officials made clear that the United States objective was limited to deterring further chemical attacks, and not the start of a campaign to oust Assad. "It just - if you look at his actions, if you look at the situation, it's going to be hard to see a government that's peaceful and stable with Assad", Haley told CNN's State of the Union in an interview, due to air in full on Sunday (9 April).
  • Russia notifies US of suspending communication hotline with Pentagon

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    Trump stated that informing the Congress of the background and motives behind the decision to attack Syria was in consistent with the War Powers Resolution. and others in the run up to the G7 meeting on 10-11 April - to build coordinated worldwide support for a ceasefire on the ground and an intensified political process".
  • Augusta National green jacket found at thrift store sells for a fortune

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    No one even is sure what year it dates from or who once wore it (the original owner's name is cut out of it). Every year, the previous year's Masters victor would put the green jacket on the new champion. And now you, too, can obtain your very own Augusta National green jacket. Even those, however, are relatively rare: Carey said his auction house has moved about a dozen jackets in the last nine years.
  • Cespedes hits 3 homers in first 5 innings vs Phillies

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    Twice, he received applause from a pro-Mets crowd. Don't worry, we'll show you if you haven't already seen it. "They said something about a strained flexor tendon", Mackanin said. They had 14 extra-base hits, second-most in this ballpark to their 15 on August 24, 2015. "We went over a number of things", Mackanin said. Duda blasted one 448 feet over the towering, ivy-covered brick wall in center off Morgan.
  • Lt. governor apologizes for angry remarks amid investigation

    Lt. governor apologizes for angry remarks amid investigation

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    What does he make of Wolf ordering the investigation? Sources told PennLive that Gov. Tom Wolf called on Inspector General Bruce Beemer to investigate allegations of verbal abuse and demands that the lieutenant governor's security detail use their sirens in non-emergency situations.
  • China sees US summit as a productive event

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    U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he had made progress in talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping and expected them to overcome many problems, a marked contrast to the stridently anti-China rhetoric of Trump's 2016 election campaign.
  • Yemen president's forces attack, 38 killed in heavy fighting

    Yemen president's forces attack, 38 killed in heavy fighting

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    Forces loyal to President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi captured Mokha in February as part of a major ongoing offensive that aims to drive rebels from the lengthy Red Sea coastline. The coalition also comprises: Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates along with Egypt, Jordan and Morocco. Last year, the government and the Houthis held several rounds of UN-sponsored peace talks in Kuwait aimed at resolving the ongoing conflict, which has seen 10,000 civilians killed and 3 million others ...
  • Syria missile strike: Rand Paul, Warren say Trump violated Constitution

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    Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy, a Democrat who has pushed for a war authorization against ISIS, also argued Trump would not have the authority to attack the Assad regime. And it is that leeway that presidents George W. Bush, Barack Obama and now Trump have used to their advantage. Similarly, Reagan justified his 1983 invasion of Grenada along similar lines, saying that it was "first, and of overriding importance, to protect innocent lives", and not just any lives - "American lives are at ...
  • China calls Trump to say peaceful solution needed in North Korea

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    Trump, who has urged China to do more to rein in North Korea , had warned earlier on Twitter that Pyongyang was "looking for trouble" and that the United States would "solve the problem" with or without Beijing's help. The US show of force prompted the North to declare it was "ready to react to any mode of war desired by the US". North Korean media responded to Mr Trump's threat by warning of a nuclear strike.
  • Russia's Assad stance dims hopes for U.S. thaw

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    Tillerson traveled to Moscow with a joint message from Western powers that Russian Federation should withdraw its support for Assad after a meeting of the Group of Seven industrialized economies also attended by Middle East allies. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. "I like to think they didn't know". Adding further fuel to rising tensions: the White House's move to circulate declassified USA intelligence accusing Moscow of aiding Assad's government in covering up the chemical attack.
  • Malaysia Return Kim Jong-nam's body to North Korea following diplomatic row

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    A coffin carrying Kim Jong-Nam, who died after being poisoned at Malaysia's Kulua Lumpur airport, left the country on a Beijing-bound flight on Thursday evening. Early yesterday, Foreign Minister Anifah Aman greeted the nine Malaysians at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport after the tense exchange. Confronting one man, who wears sunglasses, the reporter says: "Did you take part in the assassination of Kim Jong-nam? No?" Local media said the van later arrived at Kuala Lumpur ...