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Trump Says U.S. Destroyed Iranian Drone. Iran Says It Didn't Happen

3 minutes ago   |   Fortune   |   3 articles

Iran on Friday denied President Donald Trump's statement that a U.S. warship destroyed an Iranian drone near the Persian Gulf after it threatened the ship - an incident that...
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The Latest: Iran says all its drones safely returned to base

3 hours ago   |   ABC News   |   2 articles

The Latest: Iranian military says all its drones safely back to their bases, no confrontation with US warship
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Iran Denies the U.S. Destroyed a Drone in the Strait of Hormuz

3 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

Iran is denying a U.S. warship destroyed an Iranian drone in the strategic Strait of Hormuz after it threatened the ship. Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi tweeted on...
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Iran military says all its drones have returned safely to base - report

3 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

DUBAI - Iran's top military spokesman said all the country's drones had returned safely to base, the semi-official Tasnim news agency reported, after President Donald Trump...
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Home Plate Homecoming: Soldier Surprises Sons At Baseball Game

5 hours ago   |   CBS

WAITE PARK, Minn. - On summer nights, all across the state, parents cheer at their kids' baseball games. But one mother in the stands in Waite Park today stood out. That's...
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How to Confront an Advancing Threat From China

8 hours ago   |   Foreign Affairs

The most important international development of the last two decades has been the rise of China as a great economic and military power. As China transformed, many Western...
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Mitch McConnell Gets Another Democratic Challenger In Kentucky's 2020 Senate Race

Mitch McConnell Gets Another Democratic Challenger In Kentucky's 2020 Senate Race

9 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

Farmer and military veteran Mike Broihier announced his bid to unseat the powerful Senate majority leader.
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Some military families have to choose between buying groceries or paying bills

10 hours ago   |   NBC News

At Dewey Elementary in San Diego, where most kids have military parents, the line forms early at the food pantry for free produce, snacks and staples like bread.
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Trump Says He May Intervene in Huge Pentagon Contract Sought by Amazon

10 hours ago   |   NY Times

The company, long a target of President Trump, is seen as the leading competitor for a $10 billion cloud computing contract that the president said he was “getting tremendous...
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British woman billed by airline after ‘dangerous' behavior caused flight to be diverted

10 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

Better invest in a bus pass, lady. A British airplane passenger was billed £85,000 and banned from Jet2 airline after her flight was diverted and given a military escort...
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Stocks are jumping after two Fed officials signal rate cuts are coming - 'it...

Stocks are jumping after two Fed officials signal rate cuts are coming - 'it pays to act quickly'

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