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Beto O'Rourke: Sending more troops to Middle East risks 'yet another war'

Beto O'Rourke: Sending more troops to Middle East risks 'yet another war'

1 hour ago   |   Politico

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke said sending more troops to the Middle East is “provoking yet another war.” “President Trump is escalating tensions, is...
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Heavy flooding in Afghanistan kills 24 people in 2 days

12 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

KABUL - Heavy flooding in Afghanistan killed at least 24 people and injured 11 others in the past 48 hours as a new wave of heavy rains swept parts of the country, Afghan...
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Traitor Lindh should be locked away

16 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

On Thursday, John Walker Lindh, the man who threw in with the Taliban and was captured by U.S. forces in Afghanistan in 2001, was released from prison. A free man. According to...
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Pete Buttigieg slams President Trump for possible war crime pardons

19 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg blasted President Trump on Friday for saying he is considering pardons for American soldiers accused of war crimes. Trump told reporters on...
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What Message Is Trump Sending to Soldiers?

23 hours ago   |   NY Times

Having experienced combat, we know pardons for war crimes would be a disservice to our military and undermine our moral standing in the world.
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New US charges against Assange may slow extradition from UK

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - A new indictment against Julian Assange could further delay what was already expected to be a protracted battle to get the WikiLeaks founder out of a London jail...
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Watch 2 F-35s flex in 'beast mode' on a war mission in the Middle East

Watch 2 F-35s flex in 'beast mode' on a war mission in the Middle East

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Two F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Fighters recently flew missions in "beast mode" in support of US forces in Afghanistan. The fighters were carrying a full loadout of...
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Maryland National Guardsman to be among those remembered at Dulaney

Maryland National Guardsman to be among those remembered at Dulaney

1 day ago   |   WBALTV

A Baltimore area Gold Star wife will talk about the sacrifice her husband made while serving in Afghanistan as Marylanders killed in action will be honored at Dulaney Valley...
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Trump Should Not Use Pardons to Dishonor Our Troops and Country

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Having experienced combat, we know pardons would be a disservice to our military and undermine our moral standing in the world.
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Bombing at Afghan Mosque Kills Popular Religious Scholar

1 day ago   |   NY Times

The attack, which killed two people in all, mirrored a Taliban strategy of targeting those with religious influence to exert the militant group's power far from the battlefield.
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President Trump arrives in Tokyo for state visit, golf and sumo

President Trump arrives in Tokyo for state visit, golf and sumo

Under the threat of potentially devastating U.S. tariffs on autos, Japan was ready to roll out the newest phase of its charm offensive targeting President Donald Trump as it... Read more ...

2 suspected of dismembering California man arrested in China

2 suspected of dismembering California man arrested in China

A couple suspected of killing a man and dismembering his body in California has been arrested in China and returned to the United States to face prosecution. Read more ...

Springer placed on 10-day IL with left hamstring injury

Springer placed on 10-day IL with left hamstring injury

HOUSTON - The Houston Astros placed outfielder George Springer on the 10-day injured list Saturday with a left hamstring strain. Read more ...

Person bitten by alligator at Fay Lake Wilderness Park

Person bitten by alligator at Fay Lake Wilderness Park

Brevard County officials said a female had significant bite injuries and was flown to a trauma center. Read more ...

Flood Of State Laws Banning Abortion Could Hand Democrats A Political Weapon

Flood Of State Laws Banning Abortion Could Hand Democrats A Political Weapon

Alabama's abortion ban animated Democrats, but Trump and other Republicans seeking re-election have distanced themselves from it. Read more ...

Gabrielle Union says she would've voted for Klay Thompson over husband...

Gabrielle Union says she would've voted for Klay Thompson over husband Dwyane Wade for All-NBA team

Thompson didn't make this year's All-NBA teams, and he had a strong reaction when he found out the news. Read more ...

Celtic beats Hearts in Cup final to win 'triple treble'

Celtic beats Hearts in Cup final to win 'triple treble'

GLASGOW, Scotland - Celtic wrapped up a domestic treble for an unprecedented third straight season after beating Hearts 2-1 in the Scottish Cup final on Saturday. Read more ...

2020 Candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar Releases Plan To Help US Farmers

2020 Candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar Releases Plan To Help US Farmers

MINNEAPOLIS - Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar has come out with a plan to help farmers that includes raising the debt limit on farm bankruptcies and increasing... Read more ...

Trump administration used loophole to sell $7B worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia

Trump administration used loophole to sell $7B worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia

The Trump administration used an emergency loophole in an arms control export law to kickstart $7 billion of weapons to Saudi Arabia. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo notified... Read more ...

Hamilton takes Monaco GP pole; another bad day for Ferrari

Hamilton takes Monaco GP pole; another bad day for Ferrari

MONACO - Lewis Hamilton beat teammate Valtteri Bottas to take pole position for the Monaco Grand Prix on Saturday, while Ferrari slipped down the grid after another... Read more ...