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Trump's pick for top spymaster would be CIA's first female director

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Gina Haspel once ran an agency prison where terror suspects were subjected to a harsh interrogation technique that the president has supported.
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Trump's nominee to CIA previously ran a secret terror prison

Trump's nominee to CIA previously ran a secret terror prison

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President Trump's new pick to lead the CIA previously ran a secret prison and human rights groups have pushed for her to face charges.
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Trump's pick for new CIA director is female career spymaster

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WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's choice to be the first female director of the CIA is a career spymaster who once ran an agency prison in Thailand where terror suspects were subjected to a harsh interrogation technique that the president has supported.
Trump tweeted Tuesday that CIA Director Mike Pompeo will replace Rex Tillerson as secretary of state and that he has selected Gina Haspel to replace Pompeo. Haspel, the current deputy CIA director, also helped carry out an order that the agency destroy its waterboarding videos. That order prompted a lengthy Justice Department...
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Trump Asks For $200 Billion More In Tariffs To Impose On China

Trump Asks For $200 Billion More In Tariffs To Impose On China

In the latest move in a nascent trade war, the president announced he wanted to impose a 10 percent tariff on more Chinese products, in addition to the $50 billion announced... Read more ...

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Family members remember 47-year-old killed in Sunday homicide

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Rapper XXXTentacion fatally shot in Florida, police say

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Capitals head coach Barry Trotz resigns

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Trump directs Pentagon to create 6th branch of military called 'space force'

Trump directs Pentagon to create 6th branch of military called 'space force'

President Donald Trump has directed the Department of Defense and Pentagon to immediately begin the process necessary to establish a space force as the sixth branch of the... Read more ...

Great white shark washes ashore on California beach

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A dead great white shark was found on the beach in front of a California resort on Sunday morning. Read more ...

A new iPhone update could come with a potentially lifesaving feature

A new iPhone update could come with a potentially lifesaving feature

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