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Donald Trump says Bowe Bergdahl should have been executed

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump said Thursday that Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl should have been executed for leaving his post in Afghanistan. “We’re tired of Sgt. Bergdahl, who’s a traitor, a no-good traitor, who should have … Continue reading

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Defense secretary confirms Russian missiles crashed in Iran

LONDON (AP) — Defense Secretary Ash Carter confirms the U.S. has indications that four Russian cruise missiles crashed in Iran rather than Syria, suggesting there were malfunctions. It’s the first public comment by a U.S. official on the cruise missile … Continue reading

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GOP in tumult after McCarthy’s withdrawal from speaker race

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jolted by political lightning for the second time in two weeks, House Republicans are staring at turmoil and uncertainty after Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy’s astonishing decision to abandon his campaign to become the chamber’s next speaker. GOP … Continue reading

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Tea Party wave that lifted Republicans threatens to engulf them

By Andy Sullivan and Ginger Gibson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – In Washington, Republicans are rudderless after their candidate to lead the House of Representatives drops out. On the campaign trail, seasoned conservatives struggle in the presidential race while a reality TV … Continue reading

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Representative Issa considers run for House speaker

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Representative Darrell Issa, a California Republican, on Friday said he is considering running for U.S. House speaker after the conservative party’s leading candidate abruptly quit the race on Thursday. “I am considering whether or not to … Continue reading

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Obama to overhaul U.S. program to support Syria rebels: Carter

LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama is set to overhaul Washington’s approach to supporting Syrian rebel forces following this year’s deeply troubled launch of a U.S. military training program, and will speak on the matter within hours, Defense Secretary … Continue reading

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Republican Presidential Candidates Talk Smack After Receiving Hillary Clinton’s Book

Hillary Clinton said this week she sent a copy of her book “Hard Choices” to many of the Republican presidential candidates — some of whom have shot back at the Democratic candidate with some sarcasm and snark of their own. … Continue reading

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4 Russian Cruise Missiles Crash in Iran En Route to Syria

At least four cruise missiles fired from Russian navy ships in the Caspian Sea towards Syria Wednesday crashed in northwestern parts of Iran according to U.S. officials. Regional press reports in northwestern Iran referred to the crash of “unidentified flying … Continue reading

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Rand Paul Wants to Cut Nation’s Credit Card

Sen. Rand Paul is putting his own mark on the debate over raising the nation’s debt limit, starting a new campaign geared towards getting the federal government to cut what he considers wasteful spending. Called “Cut Their Card,” the new … Continue reading

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Obama nominates six lawyers to serve as U.S. Attorneys

By Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama nominated six people on Thursday to serve as U.S. attorneys, including one attorney to serve in the Eastern District of New York – the Brooklyn-based office responsible for bringing the … Continue reading

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