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Behind the Whistle-Blower Case, a Long-Held Trump Grudge Toward Ukraine

1 day ago   |   NY Times

The president and his allies have been pressing Ukraine for months to investigate Joseph R. Biden Jr., complicating relations between the two countries.
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Chicago climate strike: Youth join global climate change call for action

1 day ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

Friday, young people around the world are taking part in a strike to call attention to climate change.
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The utterly political war on vaping

The utterly political war on vaping

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Never before has a boon to public health been met with such hysteria and ingratitude. Vaping is almost all upside in comparison with traditional smoking, a wanton destroyer of...
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Trump blasts growing whistleblower firestorm as ‘ridiculous'

1 day ago   |   NBC News

President Trump said he didn't know the identity of the whistleblower, but said he hears “it's a partisan person.” The Washington Post reports that Trump pressured the head of...
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We stop, you stop! Houthis offer Saudi Arabia mutual halt to strikes in wake of devastating oil-plant attacks

We stop, you stop! Houthis offer Saudi Arabia mutual halt to strikes in wake of devastating oil-plant attacks

1 day ago   |   RT

Yemen's Houthi rebels have announced a halt on strikes against Saudi Arabia, adding that they expect reciprocal steps from Riyadh. The ceasefire offer comes days after a major...
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US to deploy additional troops, military equipment to Saudi Arabia, UAE after attack on oil facilities

1 day ago   |   ABC   |   5 articles

The Pentagon says the U.S. will deploy additional troops and military equipment to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates after attack on oil facilities.
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As ‘Moscow Mitch' Rings in His Ears, McConnell Backs Election Security

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Even if it took a taunt to do it, he approved $250 million for voting protections.
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What's Next for Israel?

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Probably not “peace,” or a Palestinian state any time soon. But certainly political changes and most likely a lesser role for Benjamin Netanyahu.
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Trump Told Ukraine to Investigate Biden Eight Times in One Conversation

1 day ago   |   Vanity Fair   |   10 articles

Trump insists the call was “perfectly fine and respectful.”
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The Putin Doctrine

1 day ago   |   Foreign Affairs

Much in Russian foreign policy today is based on a consensus that crystallized in the early 1990s. Emerging from the rubble of the Soviet collapse, this consensus ranges across...
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Cities across the world flash the Bat Signal on Batman Day

Cities across the world flash the Bat Signal on Batman Day

Cities across the world on Saturday marked Batman Day by flashing the Bat Signal across buildings and into the night sky, a nod to the Caped Crusader on his 80th birthday. Read more ...

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UCLA upsets Washington State in wild offensive bonanza

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How Pitt stunned No. 15 UCF in 35-34 upset

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Trump flips media reports on Ukraine call as Biden ‘disaster'

Trump flips media reports on Ukraine call as Biden ‘disaster'

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Purdy scores 6 TDs, Iowa State throttles ULM 72-20

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Sophomore Brock Purdy threw for a career-high 435 yards and tied a school record with six touchdowns and Iowa State throttled Louisiana-Monroe 72-20 on Saturday. Read more ...

‘Ask the right question!': Biden denies corrupt Ukraine scheme involving his...

‘Ask the right question!': Biden denies corrupt Ukraine scheme involving his son, brands Trump ‘serial abuser' of power

Former US Vice President and presidential hopeful Joe Biden has launched a broadside attack on Trump, calling for a probe into his scandalous phone call with Ukraine's leader... Read more ...