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 2021-09-17 14:10 

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The Afghanistan failure should not deter a strong foreign policy...

We are still in the midst of remembering the horrible events of 9/11 that led to a 20-year conflict in Afghanistan. Back in 2001, the idea of going to Afghanistan to topple a government that harbored the individuals who masterminded 9/11 was very popular ...

 2021-09-17 10:22 

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Navalny app removed from online stores as Russian polls open...

MOSCOW (AP) — An app created by allies of imprisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny disappeared from Apple and Google stores on Friday as polls opened across Russia for three days of voting in a parliamentary election. It comes as Russian ...

 2021-09-17 01:51 

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Anthony Gonzalez, House Republican who voted to impeach Trump, won't seek reelection...

AKRON, Ohio — The first of 10 House Republicans who voted to impeach former President Donald Trump for his role in inciting the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol announced Thursday night he will not seek reelection next year. U.S. Rep. Anthony Gonz...

 2021-09-16 20:14 

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DOJ to review screening of grant recipients for 'illegal discrimination'...

The Biden Justice Department is launching a review of how it ensures the grants it gives to law enforcement agencies and other organizations are not used to fund "illegal discrimination." Associate Attorney General Vanita Gupta on Wednesday announ...

 2021-09-16 17:11 

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Cato Institute demand domestic investigation records in lawsuit against FBI, DOJ...

The libertarian Cato Institute sued the FBI and Department of Justice on Thursday, vowing to unearth records about whether and when the FBI has overstepped its bounds in targeting and investigating American citizens. The battle is unfolding amid concerns ...

 2021-09-16 15:44 

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'Doormats' for Pelosi: Vulnerable Democrats under fire over proposed tax hikes...

Vulnerable House Democrats are already being targeted over the massive tax hikes Speaker Nancy Pelosi is backing to pay for President Biden's $3.5 trillion social welfare package. The National Republican Campaign Committee launched a five-figure ad ca...

 2021-09-16 13:08 

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Special counsel John Durham reportedly seeking indictment against DNC lawyer for lying to FBI...

Special counsel John Durham is seeking a grand jury indictment against Michael Sussmann, a lawyer aligned with the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton, for making false statements to the FBI, according to reports late Wednesday. Mr. Sussmann...

 2021-09-16 10:46 

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Russia votes in parliament election without main opposition...

MOSCOW (AP) — After a few weeks of desultory campaigning but months of relentless official moves to shut down significant opposition, Russia is holding three days of voting this weekend in a parliamentary election that is unlikely to change the coun...

 2021-09-15 23:54 

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France calls killing of Islamic State leader big victory...

PARIS (AP) — France killed the leader of Islamic State in the Greater Sahara because the group attacked French aid workers, African civilians and U.S. troops, French officials said Thursday, calling him "enemy No. 1" in protracted anti-terro...

 2021-09-15 19:52 

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Senators demand Milley face Congress over revelations he usurped Trump's authority...

Sens. John Cornyn and Rand Paul on Wednesday called for Gen. Mark Milley to answer questions on Capitol Hill and face possible consequences over a report he secretly communicated with China's top general. Sen. Cornyn, a Texas Republican on the Select ...

 2021-09-15 19:19 

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Marsha Blackburn rips Biden's 'redefining' Taliban as legitimate government: 'These are terrorists'...

Sen. Marsha Blackburn on Wednesday blasted President Biden and his national security team for what the Tennessee Republican calls an attempt to paint the Taliban in a positive light to lessen criticism of a botched U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan. Mrs. B...

 2021-09-15 18:32 

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Psaki refuses to say if Biden has confidence in FBI director amid Nassar testimony...

White House press secretary Jen Psaki Wednesday dodged questions about whether President Biden has confidence in his FBI director amid emotional Capitol Hill testimony from Olympic gymnasts about how the bureau bungled the investigation into convicted chi...

 2021-09-15 18:28 

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Christopher Wray, FBI director, 'furious' over botched Nassar probe, apologizes for misconduct...

FBI Director Christopher Wray on Wednesday apologized to the U.S. gymnasts who were sexually abused by Larry Nassar and said the agency's failure to properly investigate allegations against him "was beyond the pale." "I am sorry that so ma...

 2021-09-15 16:52 

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Afghan killed by drone praised by co-workers in US aid group...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) The Afghan man who was killed in a U.S. drone strike last month was an enthusiastic and beloved longtime employee at an American humanitarian organization, his colleagues say, painting a stark contrast to the Pentagon's claims ...

 2021-09-15 15:41 

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Simone Biles tells Congress 'enough is enough' after gymnast abuse, points to FBI 'blind eye'...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles told Congress on Wednesday that "enough is enough" in emotional testimony along with other young gymnasts about her sexual abuse at the hands of USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar. Bi...

 2021-09-15 12:50 

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DOJ seeks emergency block of Texas abortion law...

The Biden Justice Department wants a federal judge to temporarily block Texas' abortion law, arguing it is a "severe intrusion" on women's constitutional rights. The Department of Justice on Tuesday night filed an emergency motion for a te...

 2021-09-15 00:50 

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Austin Scott Miller, top U.S. general in Afghanistan, told chain of command he opposed withdrawal...

The top U.S. general on the ground in Afghanistan told top Pentagon officials that he opposed the total withdrawal of troops before President Biden made the final decision. In a closed briefing Tuesday to the Senate Armed Services Committee, Gen. Austin S...

 2021-09-14 20:54 

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Antony Blinken faces another grilling on Capitol Hill over Afghanistan exit...

Congressional Republicans took Secretary of State Antony Blinken to task for the second day in a row Tuesday over the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan, charging that a series of historically bad decisions by top officials across the Biden administration h...

 2021-09-14 16:58 

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DOJ launches 'pattern or practice' probe into Georgia prisons...

The Justice Department announced Tuesday a civil rights investigation into state prisons in Georgia. The "pattern or practice" probe will focus on violence among prisoners, allegations of sexual abuse of LGBT prisoners by staff and fellow prisoner...

 2021-09-14 16:10 

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Biden DOJ restricts agents' use of chokeholds, 'no-knock' warrants...

The Justice Department on Tuesday announced sweeping restrictions on when federal law enforcement agents can use chokeholds and "no-knock" warrants. The new policy prohibits federal agents from using chokeholds unless the use of deadly force is ne...

 2021-09-14 16:04 

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'Puppeteer act': Republicans question whether Joe Biden is calling shots on Afghanistan...

A top Senate Republican on Tuesday accused the White House of perpetrating a "puppeteer act" on the American people and suggested that President Biden isn't the one making decisions on key policy matters such as the U.S. withdrawal from Afghan...

 2021-09-14 14:36 

Washington Times

Senate Dems threaten subpoena after Pentagon chief Austin refuses to appear at Afghanistan hearing...

The Democratic chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee said Tuesday that he may subpoena Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin to appear before the panel to discuss the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan and suggested he may consider blocking future Def...

 2021-09-13 23:25 

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Brian Mast: Leaked Biden call shows manipulation of Taliban intel...

Rep. Brian Mast, Florida Republican, accused the Biden administration Monday of "manipulating4; intelligence and misleading the public about the Taliban's swift takeover of Afghanistan. The testy exchange with Secretary of State Antony Blinken ...

 2021-09-13 21:45 

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Democrats to force Senate vote to override elections laws in GOP-led states...

Senate Democrats are preparing to force a vote on a bill to override new elections laws in Republican-led states that they say discriminate against minorities, an effort that faces likely defeat. But the move provides Democrats with another chance to atta...

 2021-09-13 19:59 

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Don't trust Manchin to save us from $3.5T reconciliation...

As House and Senate Democrats work in their various committees to cobble together the various sections of what will surely be a multiple-thousand-page reconciliation bill, much attention has been paid to recent declarations by Democrat senators Joe Manchi...

 2021-09-13 12:32 

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Joe Biden's California gamble...

With Americans abandoned behind enemy lines in Afghanistan due to their disastrous politically inspired withdrawal, President Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris are cavalierly traveling to California to rescue embattled Gov. Gavin Newsom from being re...

 2021-09-13 10:48 

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U.N. seeks $606 million for Afghanistan after Taliban takeover...

GENEVA (AP) — The United Nations is hosting a high-level donors conference on Monday to drum up emergency funds for Afghanistan after last month's Taliban takeover of the country that stunned the world. U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres wa...

 2021-09-12 19:44 

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Secretary of State Antony Blinken first on docket as Afghanistan pullout hearings begin...

President Biden's top national security and foreign policy advisers will be put under the Capitol Hill spotlight over the coming days and weeks, as lawmakers open a series of hearings examining the fatal failures of the administration's handling o...

 2021-09-12 19:23 

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Afghanistan soon to become 'jihadist central,' former CIA chief predicts...

Former Acting and Deputy CIA Director Michael Morell predicted Sunday that Afghanistan is likely to devolve into a new haven of global jihadist terrorism, now that the Taliban have firmly retaken control in the wake of the U.S. and NATO withdrawal. "T...

 2021-09-12 14:07 

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Manchin throws cold water on Dems' push to prod utilities off fossil fuels: 'It makes no sense'...

Senate Energy Committee Chairman Joe Manchin III signaled Sunday that he opposes a key climate change provision in President Biden's $3.5 trillion spending bill. Mr. Manchin, a moderate Democrat from the coal state of West Virginia, argued during an i...

 2021-09-11 15:55 

Washington Times

The Myth of 9/11...

As the chaos in Afghanistan continues to unfold, and the Biden administration madly scrambles to deal with the most significant national security failure since the fall of Saigon in April 1975, both President Biden and his national security team continue ...

 2021-09-10 20:28 

Washington Times

U.S. halts Afghan evacuation flights after measles outbreak...

The U.S. has halted in-bound flights carrying Afghanistan evacuees after four cases of measles were detected among Afghans who already arrived in the country, White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Friday. Ms. Psaki told reporters the Centers for Dise...

 2021-09-10 19:56 

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Biden didn't 'anticipate' Republican resistance to vaccines developed under Trump...

The White House on Friday said President Biden didn't anticipate the extent of opposition to the COVID-19 vaccine after it was developed by his Republican predecessor, Donald Trump. "We didn't anticipate that when there was a vaccine approved ...

 2021-09-09 23:17 

Washington Times

Steve Cohen: Nancy Pelosi deserves $200 million for Presidio because 'she does more for America'...

House Democrats rebuffed Republican efforts Thursday to remove $200 million for the Presidio in the San Francisco district of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, with one lawmaker declaring that she deserved "a little bit more" because of her hard work. R...

 2021-09-09 20:37 

Washington Times

Mayorkas: ISIS hasn't reached U.S. among Afghan evacuees...

Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas flatly rejected Thursday any possibility that Islamic State terrorists have reached the U.S. as part of the evacuation from Afghanistan. "We have no information to suggest that ISIS has come into the Unit...

 2021-09-09 19:12 

Washington Times

Americans, others evacuated from Afghanistan in first airlift since withdrawal...

The first commercial flight to leave Afghanistan since the full U.S. withdrawal from the country landed safely in Qatar on Thursday, the White House announced. White House officials declined to say how many people were on the flight but did confirm that i...

 2021-09-09 17:48 

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States with higher percentages of Black taxpayers see more IRS audits...

The IRS conducts a disproportionate share of its audits of the Earned Income Tax Credit in southern states with large minority populations, the agency's inspector general said in a new report Thursday that confirms long-standing fears. Mississippi &md...

 2021-09-09 17:00 

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Biden DOJ to sue over Texas abortion law: Reports...

The Biden Justice Department is planning to file a lawsuit over Texas' new abortion law, according to media reports. A suit challenging Texas' ban on abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected could come as early as this week, The Wall Street J...

 2021-09-09 16:29 

Washington Times

Pentagon top brass to testify before Senate panel on chaotic U.S. pullout from Afghanistan...

Senior leaders from the Department of Defense will testify before the Senate Armed Services Committee on the withdrawal from Afghanistan, the committee announced Thursday. The committee chairman, Sen. Jack Reed, said he had concerns and questions regardin...

 2021-09-09 15:07 

Washington Times

Neighbors wary as Russia, Belarus kick off major joint military drill...

Russian military officials said Thursday they have formally begun a major military exercise with neighboring Belarus, despite the unease expressed by a number of countries in the region. The weeklong Zapad-2021 exercises come as authoritarian Belarusian P...

 2021-09-09 11:15 

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Westerners to board first commercial flight from Kabul...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's Taliban authorities will allow between 100 and 150 Americans to fly out from Kabul in the coming hours, Qatari officials said on Thursday, marking the airport's first such flight since U.S. forces with...

 2021-09-09 04:17 

Washington Times

North Korea shows off civil defense units in toned-down parade...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Civil defense forces carrying rifles and personnel wearing gas masks and red hazmat suits paraded in North Korea's capital in a celebration of the nation's 73rd anniversary that was a marked departure from past mili...

 2021-09-09 02:16 

Washington Times

Taliban bans women's sports in Afghanistan: Report...

SYDNEY — Australia's SBS TV has quoted a Taliban spokesperson as saying that women's sports - and women's cricket specifically - will be banned by his group in Afghanistan. "In cricket, they might face a situation where their face an...

 2021-09-08 20:51 

Washington Times

Psaki says Taliban government hasn't earned recognition by global community...

White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Wednesday declined to say if the U.S. would validate Afghanistan's Taliban government, saying it hasn't earned the respect of the global community. "No one in this administration, not the president nor ...

 2021-09-08 16:38 

Washington Times

Ghani breaks silence, apologizes for fleeing Afghanistan...

Former Afghan President Ashraf Ghani Wednesday said fleeing Kabul was "the most difficult decision" of his life and apologized to the Afghan people for leaving "without ensuring stability and prosperity." Mr. Ghani, now living in exile in ...

 2021-09-08 15:52 

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Pelosi says 'negotiations' could trim Biden's $3.5T spending bill...

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi refused on Wednesday to rule out lowering the final amount of President Biden's massive party-line expansion of the social safety net. Mrs. Pelosi, a California Democrat, said during a Capitol Hill press conference that whil...

 2021-09-07 22:22 

Washington Times

Former envoy Ambassador Robert R. King: More focus on North Korean human rights...

U.S. policy toward North Korea should focus more on human rights, the former top American diplomat working on such matters said Tuesday, even as Pyongyang tries to prevent outside criticism from reaching its people. "North Korea is one of the most iso...

 2021-09-07 16:11 

Washington Times

Chinese muscle in on Afghanistan's rare earth mineral deposits, create headaches for Biden...

President Biden's hasty exit from Afghanistan and the Taliban's rapid takeover left the U.S. in a tough spot for getting at the country's rare earth minerals, while China positioned itself to cash in. The diplomatic fumble with the mineral rig...

 2021-09-07 15:52 

Washington Times

Antony Blinken to testify before Senate panel...

Secretary of State Antony Blinken will testify before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on the Biden administration's withdrawal from Afghanistan on Sept. 14. The hearing, titled "Examining the U.S. Withdrawal from Afghanistan," marks the...

 2021-09-07 15:27 

Washington Times

Longtime Taliban leaders dominate new 'caretaker' government...

Afghanistan's Taliban leadership has announced a new "caretaker government" dominated by longtime members of the Islamist insurgency now in charge in Kabul. The appointments raise further doubts about recent pledges by some senior Taliban offi...

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