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A month after President Trump declared the Islamic State defeated and ordered that the 2,000 U.S. troops in Syria be withdrawn, the bombing showed that the militants are likely to remain a force in Syria for the foreseeable future.
The move comes as North Korea and Iran make advances in ballistic missile production, and as Russia and China press forward with sophisticated cruise missiles, short-range ballistic missiles and hypersonic glide vehicles that potentially threaten U.S. forces and allies.
John Engler’s resignation makes him the university’s second leader to step down under pressure in the scandal surrounding Larry Nassar, the former Michigan State sports medicine doctor who is serving a prison sentence of at least 40 years.
The House speaker’s confrontational approach to the president has united Democrats and cheered liberals — but it also carries risks ahead of the 2020 campaign.
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Commentary about Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s intelligence, clothing and working-class roots has been so relentless that even some Republicans are coming to her defense.
Deputy Secretary Pam Patenaude disagreed with members of the administration over housing policy and the White House’s attempt to block disaster funding for Puerto Rico, according to people with knowledge of the situation.
The Democratic senator from New York and new presidential candidate begins to define herself for voters: as a fighter and a mom, among other things.
Democrats fall short in their effort to block the easing of sanctions against a key Putin ally.
The General Services Administration failed to determine whether the lease violates the Constitution’s emoluments clauses, which bar presidents from taking payments from foreign governments or individual U.S. states, the agency's inspector general said.
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Jack Bogle
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A towering figure in finance, he was known for creating index funds, a type of low-cost investment that allowed ordinary Americans to invest in a wide swath of companies.
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