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It was the largest loss of life in the Pentagon’s war there and a sign of the potent threat that remains as the Trump administration begins to withdraw.
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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.
The House speaker cited security concerns related to the government shutdown.
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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.
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Top Democrats fear censuring the Iowa Republican over his racial remarks might set a dangerous precedent for policing members’ speech.
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Normally, a prime minister who lost a vote on her top legislation by such a wide margin might be expected to resign or be swept away. These are not normal times.
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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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