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Turkish president meets Qatari leader over Gulf dispute

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 14:46
Turkey's president on Monday urged Qatar and Arab countries isolating it to negotiate an end to the crisis dividing them as he wrapped up a two-day Gulf tour.

Promising 'A Better Deal,' Democrats try to rebrand party

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 14:17
Promising "A Better Deal" for American workers, Democratic Party leaders rolled out a new agenda with a populist pitch on Monday as they sought to bounce back from their losses in November and look ahead to the 2018 midterms.

No Russia collusion, 'nothing to hide,' Kushner tells Senate

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 13:46
Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner denied Monday that he colluded with Russians in the course of President Donald Trump's White House bid and declared he has "nothing to hide."

Jordan releases security footage of shooting of 3 US troops

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 13:42
Jordan's military released security camera footage Monday of a shooting in which a Jordanian soldier killed three U.S. military trainers at an air base in the kingdom.

Navy veteran kicks down door, saves man in tragic NY house fire

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 13:35
Damion Hedington, 24, an operations specialist who said he was medically discharged, was on vacation in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., when he learned that a neighbor’s home was burning.

Charlie Gard's parents drop legal fight, agree to let him die

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 13:17
The parents of Charlie Gard, whose battle to get their critically ill baby experimental treatment stirred international sympathy and controversy, dropped their legal effort Monday, saying tearfully that it was time to let their son die.

2 Air Force veterans are using drones for more than just photos

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 12:50
Brett Smith and Walter Lappert, owners of Charlotte UAV, are Air Force veterans who decided to use their technical expertise in the business world.

Carnegie Mellon researcher helps Coast Guard with hoax calls

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 11:59
Rita Singh, a researcher at Carnegie Mellon University's Language Technologies Institute, has been working with the U.S. Coast Guard to combat fake distress calls.

Pentagon: Chinese fighters intercepted US Navy spy plane

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 11:22
Two Chinese fighter jets performed a dangerous intercept of an American spy plane Sunday over the East China Sea, forcing the Navy EP-3 reconnaissance jet to maneuver to avoid a mid-air collision, a Pentagon spokesman said Monday.

Maui woman helps find photos of fallen Vietnam soldiers

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 11:14
Six years ago, Janna Hoehn agreed to help gather photographs of Valley Isle soldiers who died in Vietnam — honoring them as part of a virtual “Wall of Faces” on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund website.

Twin US Army WWII veterans to receive French Legion of Honor

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 11:06
The 93-year-old Stokes twins became renowned for their exploits while fighting across North Africa and Europe as members of a tank destroyer crew, and are set to be recognized as Chevaliers of the Legion of Honor next month.

Report: German runaway found in Iraq wants to go home

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 10:42
A teenage German girl who ran away after converting to Islam and was found by Iraqi troops in Mosul says she wants to go home, a German newspaper and broadcaster reported Monday.

Prosecutor files request to resume landmark Srebrenica trial

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 10:42
Serbia's new chief war crimes prosecutor has filed a request to resume the landmark trial of eight former Bosnian Serb police officers charged with taking part in the 1995 Srebrenica massacre.

Duterte vows to continue Philippines drug war, end communist rebel talks

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 10:37
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte vowed Monday to continue his bloody war on illegal drugs despite international and domestic criticism and warned that offenders will end up in "jail or hell."

Medal of Honor Theater opens at Marine Museum

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 10:18
The National Museum of the Marine Corps celebrated the newly-opened Medal of Honor Theater Sunday with showings of “We, The Marines,” narrated by Academy Award-winning actor and Marine Gene Hackman.

Firing Mueller would trigger a crisis

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 09:40
Trump and his aides sound as if they’re looking for any excuse to get rid of Mueller.

Probe into infant’s death didn’t consider previous conditions, says wife of accused

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 09:39
Army investigators who determined that a staff sergeant in Germany murdered his child failed to look into the 2-month-old’s pre-existing medical conditions, defense lawyers and the soldier’s wife said Monday.

Liberals want Republicans not to be Republicans

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 09:39
Besides voting left, what would the Republicans’ critics have them do? Impeach the president? Not even Nancy Pelosi, the House Democratic leader, supports that.

Conway uses sexism card selectively

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 09:37
Conway is a smart, accomplished woman. So one would hope she’d be out there championing other women, not tearing them down for political expediency.

Suicide bombing in Kabul kills dozens, destroys shops

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 09:34
At least 24 people died and more than 40 were wounded when a suicide car bomb exploded here during Monday morning rush hour, government officials said.