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Thousands of troops to remain on US-Mexico border as Trump’s original military deployment comes to a close

Thousands of troops to remain on US-Mexico border as Trump's original military deployment comes to a close

Days before the midterm elections, President Donald Trump announced the deployment of active duty troops to the southern border to stop caravans of migrants making their way through Mexico. On ...

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Federal judge in Texas strikes down Affordable Care Act

Federal judge in Texas strikes down Affordable Care Act

A federal judge in Texas said on Friday that the Affordable Care Act’s individual coverage mandate is unconstitutional and that the rest of the law therefore cannot stand. Legal experts ...

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Migrants wait at US border with numbers written on their arms

Migrants wait at US border with numbers written on their arms

Marking of asylum seekers, which recalls Nazi practice of tattooing prisoner numbers, is reportedly now part of the process at port of entry into the US Migrants waiting in Mexico ...

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Prosecutors fear for Russian agent’s safety

Prosecutors fear for Russian agent’s safety

Prosecutors wrote in court filings that were briefly made public Friday that the U.S. fears for the safety of Maria Butina, the woman who pleaded guilty on Thursday to being an unregistered ...

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Trump makes first trip to Arlington National Cemetery since Veterans Day criticism

Trump makes first trip to Arlington National Cemetery since Veterans Day criticism

President Donald Trump on Saturday made an unannounced trip to Arlington National Cemetery to pay his respects to deceased veterans. Trump’s rainy-day outing coincided with “National Wreaths Across America Day,” ...

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Impeachment : Here’s how it would work

Impeachment : Here’s how it would work

(CNN)President Donald Trump used the threat of impeachment to rev up his base before the 2018 midterms and since then he’s given thought to the prospect he could be impeached. ...

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Biden, Sanders lead field in Iowa poll

Biden, Sanders lead field in Iowa poll

Former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) lead the field of potential Democratic candidates for the 2020 presidential election, according to a poll of likely Iowa caucus-goers ...

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Cohen fans flames around Trump

Cohen fans flames around Trump

Michael Cohen, President Trump’s former lawyer, is posing a public relations threat, as well as a legal one, to the White House as he keeps himself center stage in the media. ...

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US sanctions retired IDF major general, two others for South Sudan roles

US sanctions retired IDF major general, two others for South Sudan roles

The United States Treasury Department has sanctioned three people over their roles in South Sudan’s civil war, including retired Israeli Maj.-Gen. Israel Ziv. A statement released by the department on ...

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US airstrike kills 20 civilians in Afghanistan’s eastern province of Kunar

US airstrike kills 20 civilians in Afghanistan’s eastern province of Kunar

At least 20 women and children have been killed in an airstrike conducted by US warplanes in Afghanistan’s eastern province of Kunar, local officials say. The deadly aerial aggression occurred late ...

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