Trump wants an unlimited troop increase in Afghanistan. He's going to need Congress's help.
Washington Post
On Monday, President Trump made it sound like America is revving up its war with Afghanistan, by an untold number of troops delivering “overwhelming force” over an untold amount of time. “Our troops will fight to win,” he said in his first major speech ...
Killing Terrorists Is Not a StrategySlate Magazine
Trump's winning Afghanistan strategy plans for the long-termThe Hill (blog)
Trump's Request for India's Help in Afghanistan Rattles PakistanNew York Times -CNN -HuffPost -Los Angeles Times
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Treasury secretary's wife boasts of travel on government plane, touts Hermes and Valentino fashion
Washington Post
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin's wife, Louise Linton, boasted of flying on a government plane with her husband to Kentucky on Monday and then named the numerous fashion brands she wore on the trip in an unusual social media post that only ...
Treasury Secretary's Wife Touts Designer-Label OutfitU.S. News & World Report
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Mnuchin's Wife Is Paying Her Own Way on Treasury Trips, Official SaysBloomberg
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The long and incredibly controversial career of 'America's Toughest Sheriff' Joe Arpaio
(CNN) The big rumor -- emphasis on the word "rumor" -- ahead of President Donald Trump's trip to Phoenix for a campaign rally tonight is that he might issue a pardon for Joe Arpaio, the controversial former sheriff of Maricopa County. "I am seriously ...
Trump's Arizona rally is the right move to get back on offenseThe Hill (blog)
What to Know Ahead of Trump's Rally in ArizonaNew York Times
Why Arizona, why now?Washington Post
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US Imposes Sanctions on China and Russia Over North Korea's Nuclear Program
New York Times
Soldiers marched during a military parade celebrating the 105th birthday of North Korea's founder, Kim Il-sung, in Pyongyang in April. Credit Wong Maye-E/Associated Press. WASHINGTON — The Trump administration announced new sanctions against ...
Japan's new foreign minister says it's time to exert pressure on North KoreaBusiness Insider
US ramps up pressure on N. Korea with sanctions on Chinese, Russian companiesThe Hill
US sanctions Chinese and Russian companies and individuals for conducting business with North KoreaWashington Post
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'Some remains' of missing 10 sailors found after collision, admiral says
(CNN) "Some remains" of 10 missing US sailors have been found after the collision between the US destroyer John S. McCain and an oil tanker near Singapore, US Navy Adm. Scott Swift said Tuesday. Navy and Marine Corps divers found the remains in the ...
Naval Collision Adds to Fears About US Decline in AsiaNew York Times
Navy says cyber sabotage played 'no role' in USS John S. McCain incidentFox News
4 accidents, 2 deadly, raise questions about Navy operationsWashington Post
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German police seize thousands of 'Trump' ecstasy tablets
Washington Post
BERLIN — German police say they have seized thousands of tablets of the party drug ecstasy in the shape of Donald Trump's head, a haul with an estimated street value of 39,000 euros ($45,900.) Police in Osnabrueck, in northwestern Germany, say they ...
Thousands of Trump-shaped ecstasy pills seized in GermanyThe Hill (blog)
German Police Seize 5000 Trump-Shaped Ecstasy
Thousands of orange ecstasy tablets in shape of Donald Trump's head seized in GermanyNew York Daily News
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Do your eyes hurt after the solar eclipse? Here's what you need to know.
Washington Post
So you looked directly at the sun while trying to watch the solar eclipse. Maybe you didn't read the warnings or couldn't get your hands on a pair of eclipse glasses. Or maybe you did have them but couldn't resist, just for a few seconds, staring ...
Ten Surprises For Scientists And Skywatchers During The Total Solar EclipseForbes
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St. Louis's First Total Solar Eclipse Since 1442The New Yorker
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Mike Pence On Confederate Statues: "I'm Someone Who Believes In More Monuments, Not Less"
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"I hold the view that it's important that we remember our past and build on the progress that we have made," the vice president said. Posted on August 22, 2017, at 8:25 a.m.. David Mack. BuzzFeed News Reporter. Share On facebook Share · Share On vk ...

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Powerball Jackpot Jumps To $700M; Second Largest In History
The $700 million Aug. 23 Powerball prize would be the second-largest win in U.S. lottery history, officials say. 0. By Deb Belt (Patch National Staff) - Updated August 22, 2017 12:00 pm ET. Powerball Jackpot Jumps To $700M; Second Largest In History.
Drawing nears for Powerball jackpot that's climbed to $700MWashington Post
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The Latest: NTSB is investigating train crash at station
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The National Transportation Safety Board is at the scene of an overnight train accident near Philadelphia that left dozens of passengers banged up but none with life-threatening injuries. Authorities say a transit train rear-ended a parked train at a ...
More Than 40 People Injured In Train Crash Near PhiladelphiaNPR
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