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    Trump’s new normal
    Aug16

    Trump’s new normal

    Donald Trump again blamed U.S. President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton for the rise of ISIS. He questioned his opponent’s “physical stamina” to eradicate the terrorist group. And he again interspersed what his campaign hyped as a major foreign policy speech — his third to date — with falsehoods and half-truths, promising an end to nation...

    Clinton’s Syria War Plans
    Aug16

    Clinton’s Syria War Plans

    In a seemingly full-throated promise to voters in Scranton, Pa. on Monday, Hillary Clinton said adding “American ground troops” in the war against ISIS in Syria “is off the table.” But every message coming from her surrogates in the media and in the Washington defense establishment has been that she will “lean in” harder in Syria, and whether you...

    Trump’s campaign chairman fights back against report detailing pro-Russian payment ledgers
    Aug16

    Trump’s campaign chairman fights back against report detailing pro-Russian payment ledgers

    WASHINGTON — Donald Trump’s campaign is fighting back against a New York Times story published Sunday night that told of handwritten ledgers indicating that Mr. Trump’s campaign chairman received $12.7 million in undisclosed cash payments from a pro-Russian political party in Ukraine. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    World Briefs: Diplomat tries to ease border tension
    Aug16

    World Briefs: Diplomat tries to ease border tension

    MOSCOW — Germany’s foreign minister, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, urged Moscow on Monday to reduce tensions with Ukraine after what Russian officials said was a border skirmish with Ukrainian forces in which two Russian soldiers died. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Clinton team questions Trump’s aides Russian ties
    Aug16

    Clinton team questions Trump’s aides Russian ties

    Hillary Clinton’s campaign is questioning Donald Trump’s top political aide’s ties to a pro-Kremlin political party in Ukraine, claiming it is evidence of the Republican nominee’s cozy relationship with Russia. …read more Source: The Toronto...

    Trump vows ‘Cold War’ terror fight, immigrant controls
    Aug16

    Trump vows ‘Cold War’ terror fight, immigrant controls

    NEW YORK: Donald Trump on Monday laid out a US blueprint for defeating global terrorism in partnership with NATO and Middle East allies, demanding extreme restrictions on immigration and likening the fight to the Cold War. The Republican nominee, who is tanking in the polls following weeks of self-inflicted disasters, made his pitch to be a...

    Trump promises to work with NATO to defeat Islamic State
    Aug16

    Trump promises to work with NATO to defeat Islamic State

    YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO: Republican Donald Trump said on Monday he would work closely with NATO allies to defeat Islamic State militants if he wins the White House, reversing an earlier threat that the United States might not meet its obligations to the Western military alliance. In a policy speech, Trump said he would wage a multi-front “military,...

    RIO 2016: Shericka Jackson mints bronze for Jamaica on women’s 400M finals
    Aug16

    RIO 2016: Shericka Jackson mints bronze for Jamaica on women’s 400M finals

    Jamaica’s Shericka Jackson has won bronze in the finals of the women’s 400M behind gold medal winner Shaunae Miller of the Bahamas and Allyson Felix of the United States. The young Jamaican finished fiercely in a time of 49.85 – just two seconds outside of her lifetime best time of 49.83 ran in the semi-finals of the 400M on Sunday,...

    Trump vows ‘Cold War’ terror fight, immigrant controls
    Aug16

    Trump vows ‘Cold War’ terror fight, immigrant controls

    NEW YORK: Donald Trump on Monday laid out a US blueprint for defeating global terrorism in partnership with NATO and Middle East allies, demanding extreme restrictions on immigration and likening the fight to the Cold War. The Republican nominee, who is tanking in the polls following weeks of self-inflicted disasters, made his pitch to be a...

    Clinton, Biden double-team Trump on ability to lead, aide’s reported cash ties to Russia
    Aug16

    Clinton, Biden double-team Trump on ability to lead, aide’s reported cash ties to Russia

    Hillary Clinton’s campaign is questioning Donald Trump’s top political aide’s ties to a pro-Kremlin political party in the Ukraine and claiming it is further evidence of the Republican nominee’s cozy relationship with Russia. The New York Times reported that handwritten ledgers found in the Ukraine show $12.7 million in...