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Buttigieg blasts Trump on Syria, says he'd make ‘better' deals

Buttigieg blasts Trump on Syria, says he'd make ‘better' deals

41 minutes ago   |   Politico

Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg on Sunday dismissed President Donald Trump's move to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria, saying he'd make “better” foreign policy...
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Bob Menendez says Pompeo ‘in a parallel alternate universe'

Bob Menendez says Pompeo ‘in a parallel alternate universe'

1 hour ago   |   Politico

Sen. Bob Menendez said Sunday there are “no guarantees” that U.S. interests in the Middle East are still being served following the White House decision to pull troops out of...
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NBA preview: Bucks still favored to win the East

2 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

A look at how the Eastern Conference teams stack up in predicted order of finish.
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Rugby-Everyone is watching us now, says proud Japan coach Joseph

2 hours ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

TOKYO - Despite seeing his team well beaten by South Africa in their Rugby World Cup quarter-final on Sunday, Japan coach Jamie Joseph was full of praise for his players and...
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Rugby-Powerpacked Springboks put Erasmus' words into action against Japan

3 hours ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

TOKYO - South Africa coach Rassie Erasmus had promised Japan no less than what his team delivered on Sunday as they advanced to the last four of the Rugby World Cup - a...
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Nancy Pelosi led a bipartisan delegation to Jordan to talk Middle East peace amid Syrian crisis

Nancy Pelosi led a bipartisan delegation to Jordan to talk Middle East peace amid Syrian crisis

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Speaker Nancy Pelosi led a bipartisan House delegation to Jordan on Saturday to meet with a group of officials that included King Abdullah II and other top officials. In a...
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Visits Jordan to Discuss ‘Deepening' Syria Crisis

3 hours ago   |   Time   |   3 articles

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi led a group of American lawmakers on a surprise visit to Jordan to discuss “the deepening crisis” in Syria amid a shaky U.S.-brokered cease-fire. The...
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India set to eclipse US with global economic growth share by 2024

India set to eclipse US with global economic growth share by 2024

3 hours ago   |   RT

India is expected to become a much bigger driver of global growth than the world's current largest economy, the US, in just five years, according to Bloomberg calculations...
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Wealth management isn't aging well, more WeWork drama, and a private meeting with Elon Musk

Wealth management isn't aging well, more WeWork drama, and a private meeting with Elon Musk

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Wealth management isn't aging well. As Rebecca Ungarino reported this week, one-third of financial advisers will retire in the next five years, according to some estimates...
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South Africa grinds down Japan 26-3 to reach the Rugby World Cup semifinals against Wales

4 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   3 articles

TOKYO - South Africa grinds down Japan 26-3 to reach the Rugby World Cup semifinals against Wales.
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Three soldiers killed, three others injured in training accident

Three soldiers killed, three others injured in training accident

Army officials say that the accident is under investigation. Read more ...

US troops pulled from Syria will be sent to Iraq to fight ISIS: defense...

US troops pulled from Syria will be sent to Iraq to fight ISIS: defense secretary

US troops being pulled out of Syria will be deployed to western Iraq where they will battle Islamic State terrorists, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Sunday. He did not... Read more ...

President Trump drops plan to host G-7 at his Florida golf resort

President Trump drops plan to host G-7 at his Florida golf resort

He said his administration will begin the search for another site immediately. Read more ...

Bencic beats Pavlyuchenkova to win Kremlin Cup

Bencic beats Pavlyuchenkova to win Kremlin Cup

MOSCOW - Belinda Bencic recovered from a set down to beat Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 3-6, 6-1, 6-1 in the Kremlin Cup final on Sunday. Read more ...

Live Week 7 Fantasy Football Advice: Injury updates, start 'em sit 'em, NFL...

Live Week 7 Fantasy Football Advice: Injury updates, start 'em sit 'em, NFL DFS tips, more

Watch here as Fantasy Alarm's Howard Bender and Jennifer Piacenti go live at 11 a.m. ET and get you ready for your fantasy football matchups. From injury updates to NFL DFS... Read more ...

Mulvaney: Trump picked Doral to host G-7 because he's in the ‘hospitality...

Mulvaney: Trump picked Doral to host G-7 because he's in the ‘hospitality business'

WASHINGTON - Acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney said President Trump still considers himself part of the “hospitality business,” which was why he had wanted to use... Read more ...

Get the cluck out: Gay rights group claims victory as UK's first Chick-Fil-A...

Get the cluck out: Gay rights group claims victory as UK's first Chick-Fil-A shut down

Gay rights campaigners in Reading, England, are celebrating after a protest campaign seemingly led to the closure of the UK's first and only Chick-Fil-A restaurant, all over... Read more ...

Mulvaney defends Ukraine statements, says he didn't offer to resign

Mulvaney defends Ukraine statements, says he didn't offer to resign

Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney on Sunday again denied any “quid pro quo” in the handling of U.S. military funds to Ukraine, though acknowledging his White... Read more ...

4 killed as Bangladesh police fire at protesters outraged by defamatory...

4 killed as Bangladesh police fire at protesters outraged by defamatory Facebook post on Prophet Mohammed

Some 20,000 people took to the streets in Bangladesh to demand the death penalty for a Hindu man, who was arrested on accusations of writing a blasphemous Facebook post about... Read more ...

VIDEO: School roof torn apart in Florida as storm Nestor brings tornadoes

VIDEO: School roof torn apart in Florida as storm Nestor brings tornadoes

Nestor was downgraded from its tropical storm status but not before bringing havoc that included a middle school roof being shredded. Read more ...