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Trump Ordered Troops to the Border, But They're Doing Busywork

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DOUGLAS, Arizona - In April, President Donald Trump announced he was ordering National Guard troops to the U.S. border with Mexico. “We're going to do some things militarily,” Trump said. “Until we can have a wall and proper security, we're going to be guarding our border with the military.” Here, in this dilapidated former mining town on the Mexican border, that vague directive has been translated - at least officially - to orders to help quell the smuggling operations operating out of Aqua Pietro across the fortified fence and in what is still regarded as one of America's most corrupt...
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US gets Russia's World Cup vote as logic trumps politics

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MOSCOW - The United States was able to celebrate a World Cup victory in Russia after all. Thanks to assistance from the host nation at a FIFA Congress addressed by President Vladimir Putin. For all the geopolitical tensions between the superpowers, Russia had no qualms about pressing the electronic keypads to select the joint bid from the United States, Canada and Mexico over Morocco in the 2026 World Cup hosting vote in Moscow on Wednesday.
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World Cup Gives Nafta Nations a Rare Win-Win-Win in Age of Trump

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After more than a year of cancelled visits, Twitter battles and threats to tear up two decades of increasing economic integration, U.S. President Donald Trump and his counterparts in Canada and Mexico finally have something they can agree on - 2026 will make the World Cup great again.
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Saudi officials reportedly confirm Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi...

Saudi officials reportedly confirm Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi is dead

Saudi Arabia's state media has confirmed the death of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi on Friday. Around 18 suspects have been detained by the Saudis and a top general... Read more ...

Theresa May told by the EU to 'take it or leave it' as Brexit talks risk...

Theresa May told by the EU to 'take it or leave it' as Brexit talks risk collapse

Exclusive: Senior EU source tells Business Insider that they will not budge any further in deadlocked Brexit divorce talks. Theresa May should "take it or leave it," the source... Read more ...

Houston Chronicle Endorses Beto O'Rourke For U.S. Senate

Houston Chronicle Endorses Beto O'Rourke For U.S. Senate

The newspaper had supported the Democrat's opponent, Republican Sen. Ted Cruz, in 2012. Read more ...

Gov. Bill Walker Drops Out Of Alaska Gubernatorial Race Less Than 3 Weeks...

Gov. Bill Walker Drops Out Of Alaska Gubernatorial Race Less Than 3 Weeks Before Election

The independent governor endorsed his Democratic opponent, former Sen. Mark Begich, who is now in a tight race with Republican Mike Dunleavy. Read more ...

Trump says 'we have a tremendous order' with Saudi Arabia, doesn't want to...

Trump says 'we have a tremendous order' with Saudi Arabia, doesn't want to cancel defense contracts 'as retribution' for Jamal Khashoggi's death

Saudi Arabia admitted that missing Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi died inside the Saudi Consulate after an encounter with Saudi operatives there "led to a quarrel... Read more ...

Paul Manafort Appears In Wheelchair At Court Hearing For Sentencing Date

Paul Manafort Appears In Wheelchair At Court Hearing For Sentencing Date

The former Trump campaign chairman is awaiting sentencing on charges brought in Mueller's Russia probe. Read more ...

Eric Trump Tells Fox News Dad Was Having ‘Fun' Hailing Assault On Reporter

Eric Trump Tells Fox News Dad Was Having ‘Fun' Hailing Assault On Reporter

"This is exactly why my father won," said President Donald Trump's second son. Read more ...

A shadowy group spent £257,000 on Facebook ads asking people to drive a...

A shadowy group spent £257,000 on Facebook ads asking people to drive a knife into Theresa May's Brexit plan

Politicians have uncovered evidence of a dark advertising campaign on Facebook, in which Brits were encouraged to lobby against Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plan. The... Read more ...

Justice Dept: We Caught Russians Meddling in Midterms

Justice Dept: We Caught Russians Meddling in Midterms

The FBI has been warning for a while that the Russians would try to interfere in the midterms, and the Justice Department has just brought a criminal case alleging just that... Read more ...

Trump's handling of Saudi Arabia and the Khashoggi case is alienating him...

Trump's handling of Saudi Arabia and the Khashoggi case is alienating him from his biggest allies in Congress

Saudi Arabia on Friday acknowledged Khashoggi is dead . In a statement, the Saudi government claimed “a fistfight that led to his death.” The fatal fight allegedly occurred... Read more ...