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A 'Trump Doctrine'? Clues in his new Afghanistan plan

2 hours 43 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Never tip your hand to the enemy. No timelines for military operations. No free pass for a neighbor who tolerates extremists or enables U.S. foes....
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AP Explains: How Pakistan fits into Trump's Afghan plans

2 hours 43 min ago
ISLAMABAD (AP) -- In announcing his strategy for Afghanistan, U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out at neighboring Pakistan, an ostensible U.S. ally, ordering it to stop giving sanctuary to "agents of chaos, violence and terror."...
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Missouri governor halts man's execution after DNA questions

5 hours 43 min ago
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on Tuesday halted the scheduled execution of condemned killer Marcellus Williams after DNA testing raised questions about whether he actually committed the crime....
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Questions on immigration, race follow Trump to Arizona

8 hours 43 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Trying to recapture the Republican fervor that helped put him in office, President Donald Trump travels to Arizona on Tuesday to visit the nation's southern border and to rally thousands of supporters in a state where he's trashed both Republican senators....
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Moroccans shaken by links to extremist attacks in Europe

8 hours 43 min ago
RABAT, Morocco (AP) -- Morocco has long considered itself a haven of stability in a volatile region and a key ally in the fight against Islamic extremism, but in recent months, it has found itself shaken by carnage in Europe blamed on Moroccans who moved abroad....
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Treasury head's wife lambasts 'adorably out of touch' critic

8 hours 43 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Louise Linton, the wife of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, blasted as "adorably out of touch" a person who criticized her Instagram post in which Linton depicted her designer-label outfit....
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Civil War lessons often depend on where the classroom is

8 hours 43 min ago
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- The Civil War lessons taught to American students often depend on where the classroom is, with schools presenting accounts of the conflict that vary from state to state and even district to district....
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4 accidents, 2 deadly, raise questions about Navy operations

11 hours 43 min ago
BANGKOK (AP) -- One major U.S. Navy collision may be an accident. Twice in two months could be a coincidence. Or it could point to a bigger failing in how the U.S. navigates its warships around the world....
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Coal CEO expected Trump help, but administration said no

11 hours 43 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Trump administration has rejected a coal industry push to win a rarely used emergency order protecting coal-fired power plants, a decision contrary to what one coal executive said the president personally promised him....
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German police seize thousands of 'Trump' ecstasy tablets

11 hours 43 min ago
BERLIN (AP) -- 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.)...
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Mattis: IS militants caught in Iraq-Syria military vise

17 hours 43 min ago
BAGHDAD (AP) -- Expelled from their main stronghold in northern Iraq, Islamic State militants are now trapped in a military vise that will squeeze them on both sides of the Syria-Iraq border, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said....
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Officials: 33 injured in suburban Philadelphia train crash

17 hours 43 min ago
UPPER DARBY, Pa. (AP) -- More than 30 people were injured when a train crashed into another train that was parked at a station in suburban Philadelphia....
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India's top court: Instant divorce among Muslims unlawful

17 hours 43 min ago
NEW DELHI (AP) -- India's Supreme Court said Tuesday that the Muslim practice that allows men to instantly divorce their wives is unconstitutional and requested the government legislate an end to the practice....
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Afghan reaction mixed on Trump's tough-talking speech

17 hours 43 min ago
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Afghans on Tuesday welcomed U.S. President Donald Trump's harsh words for Pakistan in a speech on his strategy for the war-torn country that critics said offered little in the way of details and ruled out nation-building....
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Posers or terrorists? Deaths put spotlight on neo-Nazi group

17 hours 43 min ago
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- The friendship of the four young roommates - though cemented in the dark trappings of an obscure neo-Nazi group called Atomwaffen Division - never seemed destined for bloodshed....
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Chile families fight for acceptance of transgender children

20 hours 44 min ago
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) -- Monica Flores was returning from a holiday abroad when Chilean police stopped her for questions at the airport. They were bothered that their records didn't match: She had left the country with a son and returned with a daughter....
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Record $417M award in lawsuit linking baby powder to cancer

20 hours 44 min ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A Los Angeles jury on Monday ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay a record $417 million to a hospitalized woman who claimed in a lawsuit that the talc in the company's iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer when applied regularly for feminine hygiene....
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The Latest: McCain praises Trump's Afghanistan plan

Mon, 2017-08-21 22:30
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Latest on President Donald Trump and U.S. policy in Afghanistan (all times EDT):...
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Analysis: Trump will own the war that bedeviled predecessors

Mon, 2017-08-21 22:30
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Before he became president, Donald Trump rarely talked about Afghanistan. When he did, he often called for a swift end to America's longest war....
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10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Mon, 2017-08-21 22:30
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:...
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