• Afghan Govt. informed when U.S. dropped GBU 43 to destroy ISIS tunnels

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    Lee urged House Speaker Paul Ryan to call Congress back into session, to can immediately repeal the 2001 Authorization for the Use of Military Force and "put real restraints on Trump's warmongering". The US has concentrated heavily on combatting them while also supporting Afghan forces battling the Taliban. It was first produced for use in the early days of the Iraq war.
  • Trump's Hypocrisy: Bomb Syria But Hate On Syrian Refugees

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    Moscow's move to abandon the hotline could dramatically raise the risk to pilots and ground forces on all sides, with near misses and misunderstandings far more likely in Syria's crowded skies. The United States said the base was used in Tuesday's attack, which prompted Trump to reverse years of skepticism about deeper USA involvement in the war and greenlight an escalation.
  • United passenger suffered broken nose, concussion

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    Things just went from worse to a lot worse for United Airlines. "That's it. Not a big deal". This seems so simple. They have treated us as less than maybe we deserve. "I'm not looking for a telephone conversation with Mr. Munoz", he said. "It is especially troubling to city taxpayers that they will be saddled with lawsuits", Burke said.
  • Spicer denies Trump shifted position on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

    Spicer denies Trump shifted position on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

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    Another consideration is the waning authority of presidential adviser Steve Bannon, even beyond his disagreements with Jared Kushner , President Trump's son-in-law who also is a key adviser. It was "certainly possible" Putin knew about the sarin attack, Trump said. He said one nice thing about me. "He said I'm a genius". When it comes to what that alliance is and how it was formed, at least you can say, now I get it.
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation probed Trump campaign adviser over Russian Federation concerns

    Federal Bureau of Investigation probed Trump campaign adviser over Russian Federation concerns

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    Page has constantly denied the allegations during media interviews and said he did not work with the Russians to influence the presidential elections. By coincidence, a spokesman for Mr. Manafort on Wednesday revealed that he has chose to register with the Justice Department as a foreign agent for lobbying work he did on behalf of political interests in Ukraine, led at the time by a pro-Russian political party, The Associated Press reported .
  • U.S. 'intercepted Syrian preparation communications' ahead of chemical attack

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    Western military intervention was largely averted by the U.S. -Russia agreement aimed at completely removing the Syrian chemical stockpiles from the country. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Trump's administration has found itself under pressure from those who "want to prevent it from curing the wounds inflicted by Barack Obama's administration and are using the Russian card in internal political struggle".
  • Don't Read into the Close Race in Kansas

    Don't Read into the Close Race in Kansas

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    That advertising was followed by a series of robocalls to GOP voters over the weekend from both Trump and Vice President Mike Pence and a personal fly-in appearance by Texas Sen. "That does not escape the attention of voters", said Ian Russell, who served as the DCCC's political director previous year. "If national Democrats come in, that becomes a campaign issue".
  • Estes wins in Cowley County by 13 points

    Estes wins in Cowley County by 13 points

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    That side will come out, work, and show up. There will also be a special election next month for the Montana House seat vacated by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke. Estes is going to win by a lot less than 15 points. With a approval rating of negative 35-57 percent , Trump's presidency could spell disaster for Republicans in 2017's special elections and in the 2018 midterms.
  • Russian Federation pushes for United Nations probe into Syria chemical attack

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    It was stark evidence that the president is moving ever further from his campaign promises to establish better ties with Moscow . "I would like to think that [Russia] didn't know, but certainly they could have", President Donald Trump told reporters at The White House on Wednesday, adding that the Pentagon was still investigating whether Moscow was complicit in the attack.