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US-South Korea set for divisive military drills - BBC News

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 19:55

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US-South Korea set for divisive military drills
BBC News
The US and South Korea are conducting annual military drills which consistently infuriate Pyongyang, despite appeals to halt the exercise. Last week North Korea appeared to back down from a threat to send missiles towards the US Pacific island of Guam, ...
Talk of 'Preventive War' Rises in White House Over North KoreaNew York Times
A Cry for Peace: Reunification of North and South KoreaHuffPost
North Korea denounces joint military exercises to start between US and South KoreaNew York Daily News
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Barcelona Attack Suspects Had Ties to Imam Linked to ISIS - New York Times

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 19:27

New York Times

Barcelona Attack Suspects Had Ties to Imam Linked to ISIS
New York Times
Relatives of the men who carried out the attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils last week gathered with other Muslims in the main square of Ripoll, Spain, on Saturday in support of the victims. Credit Samuel Aranda for The New York Times. BARCELONA, Spain ...

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Escalating Tensions With North Korea Could Prompt Trump to Make a Dangerous Decision - The National Interest Online

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 19:15

The National Interest Online

Escalating Tensions With North Korea Could Prompt Trump to Make a Dangerous Decision
The National Interest Online
It is uncertain is how effective U.S. forces would be if called upon to fight a major regional contingency on the Korean Peninsula. Daniel L. Davis. August 20, 2017. TweetShareShare · Printer-friendly version. In response to North Korea leader Kim Jong ...
Bannon Is Right About KoreaHuffPost
India-Pakistan's lessons for peace in North KoreaWashington Post
OPINION | Trump must stop North Korea from striking American soilThe Hill (blog)
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Tom Kelly: Donald Trump has no moral authority - the Irish News

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 19:14

the Irish News

Tom Kelly: Donald Trump has no moral authority
the Irish News
Every day that Donald Trump remains in office he appears to further diminish that institution. Every tweet that he issues shows just how temperamentally unsuited he is as US president. He is successful because like Barnum and Bailey he is in constant ...

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USS John S. McCain collides with merchant ship in Pacific - Fox News

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 19:05

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USS John S. McCain collides with merchant ship in Pacific
Fox News
The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain was involved in a collision with a merchant vessel east of Singapore and the Strait of Malacca, the 7th Fleet announced in a tweet. No immediate word on any casualties. Search and rescue efforts are under ...
US destroyer collides with merchant ship near SingaporeCNN
USS John McCain collides with merchant ship near Singapore; search and rescue underwayABC News
Navy: USS John S. McCain collides with merchant vesselUSA TODAY
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Readers sound off: Kelly is straightening out Trump's team - USA TODAY

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 17:37

USA TODAY

Readers sound off: Kelly is straightening out Trump's team
USA TODAY
Steve Bannon left his post as senior White House adviser last Friday. Comments are edited for clarity and grammar: Chief of staff John Kelly is getting things straightened out and he's doing so quickly, which is good for President Trump and good for ...

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Indiana congressman's 8-page chauffeur memo revealed - Fox News

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 17:03

Fox News

Indiana congressman's 8-page chauffeur memo revealed
Fox News
Indiana Rep. Todd Rokita has an unusual list of demands for the staffer who chauffeurs him around each day. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy). Prepare a cup of black coffee, make sure his toiletries are organized, have a camera charged and clean the car of any ...
Typically unpolitical veteran's group kicks off Sen. Joe Donnelly's re-election campaignIndianapolis Star
The agonizing, 8-page memo on how to chauffeur a congressmanPolitico

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The Trump administration just disbanded a federal advisory committee on climate change - Washington Post

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 15:30

Washington Post

The Trump administration just disbanded a federal advisory committee on climate change
Washington Post
The Trump administration has decided to disband the federal advisory panel for the National Climate Assessment, a group aimed at helping policymakers and private-sector officials incorporate the government's climate analysis into long-term planning.
Trump Administration Dissolves Federal Climate Advisory CommitteeHuffPost
Trump disbands federal advisory panel on climate change: reportThe Hill
Trump Administration Disbands Climate-Change Advisory PanelNew York Magazine
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In Barcelona, a heartening rejection of Islamophobia - Washington Post

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 15:09

Washington Post

In Barcelona, a heartening rejection of Islamophobia
Washington Post
BARCELONA — In the aftermath of Europe's latest terrorist attack, a set of familiar tensions clouded this sunny, vibrant city Sunday. Some here insist that Barcelona is a state of mind, a nonstop celebration of the good life where anyone is welcome ...
Spain Terror Attacks Put Muslims in Catalonia Under Harsh SpotlightNBCNews.com
Extremism is surging. To beat it, we need young hearts and mindsThe Guardian
Real enemy is Islamic terrorism, the rest mere smear campaignsEconomic Times
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War games set to begin in South Korea - The Hill

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 14:27

The Hill

War games set to begin in South Korea
The Hill
The U.S. and South Korean militaries are forging ahead with annual summer war games next week, potentially dialing up tensions with North Korea after a week of relative calm. Pyongyang considers the exercises a rehearsal for invasion and typically ...
North Korea warns of 'merciless strike' ahead of US-South Korea drillsCNN
North Korea warns of nuclear war if US drill turns to 'actual fighting'USA TODAY
Exercise to Strengthen Efforts in Defense of South Korea, Mattis SaysDepartment of Defense
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War games set to begin in South Korea - The Hill

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 14:27

The Hill

War games set to begin in South Korea
The Hill
The U.S. and South Korean militaries are forging ahead with annual summer war games next week, potentially dialing up tensions with North Korea after a week of relative calm. Pyongyang considers the exercises a rehearsal for invasion and typically ...
North Korea warns of 'merciless strike' ahead of US-South Korea drillsCNN
North Korea warns of nuclear war if US drill turns to 'actual fighting'USA TODAY
North Korea warns of 'adding fuel to fire' ahead of US-South Korea military exerciseFox News
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Jerry Falwell Jr. defends Trump's 'both sides' remarks: 'He says what's in his heart.' - Daily Kos

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 13:49

Jerry Falwell Jr. defends Trump's 'both sides' remarks: 'He says what's in his heart.'
Daily Kos
Judge a person not by what is in their heart, but by whether they will give a rich man a sweet, sweet tax break? Add to Blog. RSS. Update. Edit · Administration. Un-Rescue. Rescue. REBLOGGED BY. Recommended. TAGS. Charlottesville · Conservatives ...

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Lewandowski: Bannon Can Now Hold GOP 'Accountable at Ballot Box' - Newsmax

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 13:48

Lewandowski: Bannon Can Now Hold GOP 'Accountable at Ballot Box'
Newsmax
... .@CLewandowski_: "You have to repeal and replace ObamaCare. You have to build the wall. You have to make sure tax reform gets done." pic.twitter.com/uxtBuaTagk. — Fox News (@FoxNews) August 20, 2017. Fox News' "Fox & Friends". By Eric Mack ...

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Democratic leader: People are asking about Trump's capability - The Hill

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 10:22

The Hill

Democratic leader: People are asking about Trump's capability
The Hill
Rep. Adam Schiff · Adam SchiffTHE MEMO: Trump reignites race firestorm House Democrat slams Trump's 'erratic and fiery belligerence' on North Korea Schiff: Russia probe 'moving into new phase' with grand jury MORE (D-Calif.) said Sunday that he sees ...
Schiff questions Trump's 'capability,' says issue could get worse with timeWashington Post
Leading Democrat: Critics can't conclude Trump is impairedReuters
Adam Schiff: Trump is hesitant to 'repudiate' the 'bigots' who support himWashington Examiner
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Sierra Leone churches hold services for mudslide victims - Washington Post

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 08:59

Washington Post

Sierra Leone churches hold services for mudslide victims
Washington Post
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone — Churches across Sierra Leone held special services Sunday in memory of the more than 450 people who were killed in mudslides and flooding earlier this week. More than 600 people remain missing and rescue officials have ...
Sierra Leone mudslide survivors remember day the mountain movedCNN
How The Ebola Crisis Is Helping Sierra Leone Deal With The Aftermath Of The Deadly MudslidesBuzzFeed News
Hundreds missing in Sierra Leone mudslides likely deadCT Post
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John Kasich: We're all rooting for Trump to 'get it together' - CNN

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 08:51

CNN

John Kasich: We're all rooting for Trump to 'get it together'
CNN
Washington (CNN) Ohio Gov. John Kasich denied Sunday that he is planning to challenge President Donald Trump in the 2020 presidential election, saying he hopes the President can steer his White House from chaos to stability. "I'm rooting for him to get ...
Kasich: No plans to challenge Trump in 2020Politico
John Kasich to Trump on White House shakeups after Bannon exit: 'Settle it down'Washington Examiner
Gov. John Kasich criticizes Trump's staff changes and Charlottesville responseMic
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John Kasich: We're all rooting for Trump to 'get it together' - CNN

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 08:51

CNN

John Kasich: We're all rooting for Trump to 'get it together'
CNN
Washington (CNN) Ohio Gov. John Kasich denied Sunday that he is planning to challenge President Donald Trump in the 2020 presidential election, saying he hopes the President can steer his White House from chaos to stability. "I'm rooting for him to get ...
Kasich downplays notion of 2020 challenge to Trump, saying president can learn from challengesWashington Post
An Exasperated John Kasich Implores America 'To Take A Deep Breath And Think About Your Children'UPROXX
John Kasich to Trump on White House shakeups after Bannon exit: 'Settle it down'Washington Examiner
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Philippines drug campaign condemned by senior Catholics - BBC News

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 08:51

BBC News

Philippines drug campaign condemned by senior Catholics
BBC News
The head of the Philippines Catholic Church has criticised the government's bloody campaign against drugs. Manila Cardinal Luis Tagle condemned "those who kill even the helpless". Police say that since President Rodrigo Duterte launched a campaign ...
Anger simmers in Philippines over Duterte's drug warReuters
Philippine churches to ring bells to protest drug killingsCrux: Covering all things Catholic
Philippine Church head urges end to drug killingsZee News
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A Passionate John Kasich Implores Americans To 'Take a Deep Breath' and 'Think About Our Country' - Mediaite

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 08:49

Mediaite

A Passionate John Kasich Implores Americans To 'Take a Deep Breath' and 'Think About Our Country'
Mediaite
Appearing on CNN's State of the Union this morning, Ohio Governor John Kasich launched into an impassioned soliloquy centered on the need for Americans to come together in the wake of increased divisions. Asked by host Jake Tapper if he had any ...

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