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President Trump Says U.S. Warship Destroyed Iranian Drone Amid Heightened Tensions

1 hour ago   |   Time   |   5 articles

A U.S. warship on Thursday destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz after it threatened the ship, President Donald Trump said. The incident marked a new escalation of...
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Trump says U.S. warship destroyed Iranian drone

Trump says U.S. warship destroyed Iranian drone

1 hour ago   |   Politico   |   5 articles

President Donald Trump announced Thursday that the U.S. had downed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, the latest escalation of military tensions with Iran. Trump said...
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Trump says a US warship destroyed an Iranian drone that flew dangerously close

Trump says a US warship destroyed an Iranian drone that flew dangerously close

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider   |   5 articles

President Donald Trump announced that the US shot down and "destroyed" an Iranian drone near the Strait of Hormuz on Thursday. The Pentagon confirmed the news to INSIDER. The...
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How the Trump administration got into a showdown with Iran that could lead to war

How the Trump administration got into a showdown with Iran that could lead to war

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Democratic lawmakers have expressed concern about a potential war with Iran amid rising tensions between Washington and Tehran. The Trump administration has rejected the notion...
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Donald Trump Says U.S. Shot Down Iran Drone Just As New Talks Offer Emerges

1 hour ago   |   Newsweek   |   5 articles

President Donald Trump said that the USS Boxer shot down an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz about a month after the Revolutionary Guards downed a U.S. Navy drone nearby
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Iran FM Zarif hopeful tensions with US can be resolved

2 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Iran's foreign minister says he believes the Islamic Republic and the United States were only "a few minutes away from a war" after Iran shot down an American spy drone last...
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Trump says American warship destroyed Iranian drone

2 hours ago   |   Times Union   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump says a U.S. warship destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz amid heightened tensions between the two countries. Trump says it's...
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Iran's Foreign Minister Proposes Modest Deal to End Impasse With U.S

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

The Iranian foreign minister sounded philosophical if nothing came of efforts to restart negotiations to the nuclear accord that President Trump has jettisoned.
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Trump says American warship destroyed Iranian drone

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump says a U.S. warship destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz amid heightened tensions between the two countries. Trump says it's...
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Sailor missing from US aircraft carrier rehearsing strike on Iran's doorstep

Sailor missing from US aircraft carrier rehearsing strike on Iran's doorstep

2 hours ago   |   RT

A search and rescue operation is underway for a US Navy sailor who fell overboard from the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln in the Arabian Sea. A Spanish and Pakistani ship...
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House approves $15 minimum wage; Senate prospects are dim

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Judge denies bail for Jeffrey Epstein in sex trafficking case

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