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New York public schools will observe a moment of silence Wednesday to remember those killed on 9/11 — it's the law. FOX News
It's time that the 'war on terror' be transformed into a global effort for peace and stability.
A large explosion rocked Afghanistan's capital near the U.S. Embassy in the early hours of Wednesday on the anniversary of the 9/11 attack on the United States ... Las Vegas Sun
VOA VIEW: Madness - someone should pay.
Senate Democrats are moving on two fronts to block President Donald Trump from using special emergency powers to transfer money from military base construction projects like new schools to pay for new fences ... Las Vegas Sun
VOA VIEW: Dems have lost their mind, more.
The proportion of Americans without health insurance edged up in 2018 — the first increase in nearly a decade after coverage had significantly increased under President Barack Obama's health care law. The Census Bureau also said in an annual report Tuesday that ... Las Vegas Sun
VOA VIEW: Thank the Dems.
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US warplanes dropped more than 40 tons of bombs on a ISIS-infested island in Iraq on Tuesday, authorities said. The operation, which targeted the Qanus Island in the Tigris River, was carried out by the US and a coalition of other countries in the fight to permanently erase ISIS strongholds in the country. The extremest... New York Post
The White House on Tuesday announced that Deputy National Security Adviser Charles Kupperman will serve as acting director of the key intelligence agency following the departure of John Bolton. New York Post
During a rare interview, the company’s chief executive proposed negotiations with the Justice Department. New York Times
VOA VIEW: Huawei cannot be trusted.
The second-ranking Republican in the U.S. House of Representatives said on Tuesday he was not sure whether President Donald Trump would be able to come to any agreement with lawmakers on new gun control legislation. Rueters
VOA VIEW: The Dems don't have any reasonable solutions.
Trump campaigned on withdrawing the U.S. from “endless wars,” while Bolton embraced an interventionist foreign policy agenda. Trump sought negotiations with reviled despots. Bolton wanted the U.S. to topple them.
Elizabeth Warren has solidified her place in the top tier, but a new poll shows some Democrats think a woman faces a tougher battle against Trump.
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Whoopi Goldberg slammed President Trump after he suggested that some Bahamians seeking refuge in the U.S. are "gang members" and "drug dealers."
VOA VIEW: Goldberg is a fool.
The House Freedom Caucus changed its leadership team Tuesday, picking Rep. Andy Biggs, Arizona Republican, to lead the conservative group. Mr. Biggs, who is in his second term representing Arizona's 5th Congressional District, vowed to continue what he called the group's principles-first approach. "I'm grateful for the trust of my ... Washington Times
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has never been so alone. In her first go-around as speaker from 2007 to 2011, her House majority was twinned with a Democratic majority in the Senate and, for the final two years, a Democrat in the White House, as they notched legacy-building achievements on Obamacare ... Washington Times
VOA VIEW: The Dems are destroying themselves.
The governors of Nebraska and Iowa have ordered flags lowered to observe the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks. Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts and Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds ordered U.S. and state flags to fly at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Wednesday to honor ... Washington Times
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The number of lawsuits filed against the Catholic dioceses in New York continues to grow. ABC
VOA VIEW: Sad - when will this mess end?
President Trump on Tuesday tweeted that he had fired National Security Adviser John Bolton amid conflict among his foreign policy team over Afghanistan and other matters. ABC
VOA VIEW: Bolton overloaded his head.
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Boris Johnson also rebuffs criticism of Parliament's five-week shutdown as a "load of nonsense". BBC
Israel's PM vows to apply sovereignty to part of the West Bank under occupation since the 1967 war. BBC
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin held a briefing at the White House on measures to target international terrorists, and took questions from reporters about the ouster of President Trump's National Security Adviser John Bolton. CBS
VOA VIEW: As they should.
President Trump announced over Twitter Tuesday that Bolton had handed in his resignation CBS
VOA VIEW: Who thought differently?
Kohn indicated he believes the Fed will follow market expectations and lower its benchmark overnight lending rate by 25 basis points. CNBC
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Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr. said he is sharing information about that alleged plot with the FBI. CNBC
VOA VIEW: Madness - the truth is ...
The exit of National Security Advisor John Bolton from the White House makes it less likely the situation between the U.S. and Iran will escalate to a military conflict, analysts said. CNBC
Long-simmering tensions between top figures on President Donald Trump's national security team have devolved into all-out hostility, creating a deep disconnect between staffers on the National Security Council, led by John Bolton, and the rest of the administration, six people familiar with the matter said. CNN
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Six in 10 Americans say President Donald Trump does not deserve to be reelected, according to a new CNN Poll conducted by SSRS, and more now say he's doing a poor job than a good one of keeping important campaign promises. CNN
VOA VIEW: The CNN poll is tainted - Trump is over 60% ahead.
Palestinian Media Watch on Tuesday released a report documenting dozens of incidents in which Fatah used its page to promote violence, glorify murderers of Israelis and bolster terrorists as role models. Jerusalem Post
VOA VIEW: Facebook is an danger to all.
The Spokesperson for Operation Inherent Resolve, the 81-member coalition to defeat ISIS wrote that this is what it looks like when CENTCOM Air Force jets bomb a “Daesh infested island.” Jerusalem Post
Dershowitz called Obama's decision to allow UN Resolution 2334 to pass "abominable." Jerusalem Post
VOA VIEW: Obama is in deep trouble.
For the third time this year, the attorney and 2020 presidential prospect has rolled a grenade into the Trump White House. Politico
VOA VIEW: Avenatti is a media idiot.
Anti-government protests that have roiled Hong Kong for more than three months spread to the sports field on Tuesday, as many local fans defied Chinese law to boo the country's national anthem ahead of a soccer World Cup qualifier against Iran. Reuters
VOA VIEW: China has lost control.
A senior White House adviser tamped down expectations on Tuesday for the next rounds of U.S.-China trade talks, urging investors, businesses and the public to be patient about resolving the two-year trade dispute between the world's two largest economies. Reuters
U.S. Democrats, looking to heighten their profile on the hot-button issue of gun control, moved forward on Tuesday with new measures aimed at curbing gun violence, while President Donald Trump also planned to huddle with Republican leaders. Reuters
VOA VIEW: Republican must hold tight - nothing can stop a crazy person.
Mexico said it would press the United States to halt arms smuggling across its border with Mexico at a pivotal meeting in Washington on Tuesday called to review progress in efforts to curb a recent surge in Central American migrant flows. Reuters
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