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Trump hands Putin another win with Syria pullout

Vladimir Putin has won so much these past three years that he may get tired of winning. President Trump’s order to withdraw U.S. troops from northern Syria has given the Russians a new reason to celebrate.

Syrian troops enter towns in northeast as Erdogan warns of wider offensive

Forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad took up positions in key towns across northeast Syria. Meanwhile, Turkish-backed rebels launched an offensive in the flash-point town of Manbij.

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Democratic Debate
The Fix

The top 15 Democratic presidential candidates of 2020, ranked and tiered

This list is in order of likelihood to win the nomination. And for the first time, we’re breaking it into tiers.
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The fourth debate will be held in Ohio on Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET. Watch it live on CNN.
U.S. colleges are collecting more data about prospective students than ever before, and at many schools, this data is used to determine how much attention colleges pay a potential student in the recruiting process.
Police identified the officer as Aaron Dean and said he would have been fired had he not resigned on his own. Dean shot and killed Atatiana Jefferson in her home early Saturday by firing through a bedroom window.
Atwood won for “The Testaments,” her long-awaited sequel to “The Handmaid’s Tale.” Evaristo won for “Girl, Woman, Other.”
NLCS Game 3
Cardinals at Nationals

Stephen Strasburg comes out firing, needs just 10 pitches in first inning

Follow our live analysis throughout Game 3 of the National League Championship Series between the Washington Nationals and the St. Louis Cardinals, the first NLCS game ever held at Nationals Park.
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Ozuna doubled to left.
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Player stats
Batting: AB H R HR RBI
D. Fowler CF 1 0 0 0 0
K. Wong 2B 1 0 0 0 0
P. Goldsch... 1B 1 0 0 0 0
M. Ozuna LF 1 1 0 0 0
J. Martine... RF 0 0 0 0 0
Y. Molina C 0 0 0 0 0
T. Edman 3B 0 0 0 0 0
P. DeJong SS 0 0 0 0 0
J. Flahert... P 0 0 0 0 0
Pitching: IP H ER BB SO
J. Flahert... 1 0 0 0 1
Player stats
Batting: AB H R HR RBI
T. Turner SS 1 0 0 0 0
A. Eaton RF 1 0 0 0 0
A. Rendon 3B 0 0 0 0 0
J. Soto LF 1 0 0 0 0
H. Kendric... 2B 0 0 0 0 0
R. Zimmerm... 1B 0 0 0 0 0
K. Suzuki C 0 0 0 0 0
V. Robles CF 0 0 0 0 0
S. Strasbu... P 0 0 0 0 0
Pitching: IP H ER BB SO
S. Strasbu... 1 1 0 0 2
Game Details
The video's airing at a conservative event — and its mass sharing afterward — revealed how the once-fringe movements of online trolling and meme-making have helped reshape mainstream politics and the media.

Here are the indigenous people Christopher Columbus and his men could not annihilate

Historians once said the inhabitants of the Caribbean islands were extinct within 160 years of Columbus's arrival. But new research shows that isn't true.
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Trump hits 13,435 misleading or false claims as day 1,000 draws near

The president has significantly stepped up his pace of spouting exaggerated numbers, unwarranted boasts and outright falsehoods, with the Ukraine fallout playing a big role in the uptick.
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