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Russian president warns of global ‘chaos’ if West strikes Syria again

Russian president warns of global ‘chaos’ if West strikes Syria again

Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned that further Western attacks on Syria would bring chaos to world affairs, as Washington prepared to increase pressure on Russia with new economic sanctions. ...

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Cynthia Nixon unlikely to get Bernie Sanders’ backing

Cynthia Nixon unlikely to get Bernie Sanders’ backing

Some New York progressive leaders hoping Bernie Sanders might help Cynthia Nixon in her Democratic primary campaign against Gov. Cuomo are likely to be disappointed. A high-level Sanders source said ...

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Comey: my belief that Hillary Clinton would win the election played a role in the way I handled the investigation

Comey: my belief that Hillary Clinton would win the election played a role in the way I handled the investigation

Former FBI director James Comey says his belief that Hillary Clinton would win the 2016 presidential election played a role in the way he handled the investigation into her use ...

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New York Times editorial: Trump ‘is not above the law’

New York Times editorial: Trump ‘is not above the law’

With an unusually long editorial in Monday’s newspaper, The New York Times is making a forceful statement: “The president is not above the law.” The 1,366-word article warns that President ...

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Comey’s wife warned him: don’t be the torture guy

Comey’s wife warned him: don’t be the torture guy

When your job is to handle the nation’s most classified information, it makes it difficult to vent about your day at work when you come home. That’s something former FBI ...

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WH reacts to Macron’s claim that France convinced Trump to stay in Syria

WH reacts to Macron’s claim that France convinced Trump to stay in Syria

The White House reacted Sunday night to France’s claim that it “convinced” President Donald Trump to maintain the U.S. military presence in Syria, shortly after the two allies took part ...

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Madeleine Albright says Trump has undemocratic instincts

Madeleine Albright says Trump has undemocratic instincts

Madeleine Albright, who served as secretary of State under former President Clinton, said that President Trump has “undemocratic instincts” that she finds troubling. “I’m not calling him a fascist,” Albright — who ...

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Sarah Sanders’ fake Syria war room photo backfires spectacularly

Sarah Sanders’ fake Syria war room photo backfires spectacularly

Did White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders intentionally tweet out a misleading piece of propaganda about President Trump’s decision to launch airstrikes in Syria? It’s hard to give the benefit of the ...

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Jon Lerner, Pence’s pick for national security adviser withdraws

Jon Lerner, Pence’s pick for national security adviser withdraws

Vice President Mike Pence’s pick for his national security adviser, Jon Lerner, has withdrawn after his hiring created tensions in the administration. “Tonight Jon informed the vice president that he ...

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Barbara Bush declines further hospital care

Barbara Bush declines further hospital care

Ailing US former First Lady Barbara Bush has declined further medical treatment and will spend her time in “comfort care” with her family. Mrs Bush, 92, made her decision after ...

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