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    Putin salutes his generals for 'saving Syria' as Assad pays rare visit


    Vladimir Putin met with Syrian President Bashar Assad ahead of a summit between Russia, Turkey and Iran and a new round of Syria peace talks in...

    Vladimir Putin met with Syrian President Bashar Assad ahead of a summit between Russia, Turkey and Iran and a new round of Syria peace talks in Geneva.
    Whitefish Energy 'standing down' in Puerto Rico over $83M bill

    Whitefish Energy 'standing down' in Puerto Rico over $83M bill


    The company said that outstanding invoices with Puerto Rico's power agency have "made it impossible to continue" its work rebuilding the island's battered electrical...

    The company said that outstanding invoices with Puerto Rico's power agency have "made it impossible to continue" its work rebuilding the island's battered electrical grid.
    South Carolina wants to execute a man but has no drugs

    South Carolina wants to execute a man but has no drugs


    It's been six years since South Carolina carried out a lethal injection. Will Bobby Wayne Stone be...

    It's been six years since South Carolina carried out a lethal injection. Will Bobby Wayne Stone be next?
    DHS to end 'temporary protected status' for Haitians

    DHS to end 'temporary protected status' for Haitians


    The Department of Homeland Security announced Monday that it plans to end 'temporary protected status' for Haitians who were allowed entry to the U.S. following the 2010...

    The Department of Homeland Security announced Monday that it plans to end 'temporary protected status' for Haitians who were allowed entry to the U.S. following the 2010 earthquake.
    Alabama election official sees lower turnout, higher write-in vote

    Alabama election official sees lower turnout, higher write-in vote


    Alabama's top election official predicts a lower turnout and more write-in votes for the special election between Republican Roy Moore and Democrat Doug...

    Alabama's top election official predicts a lower turnout and more write-in votes for the special election between Republican Roy Moore and Democrat Doug Jones.
    U.S. on track to triple bombs dropped on Afghanistan

    U.S. on track to triple bombs dropped on Afghanistan


    The U.S. has dropped 3,554 bombs on the Taliban this year — already nearly three times the 2016 total — as part of President Donald Trump's shift in...

    The U.S. has dropped 3,554 bombs on the Taliban this year — already nearly three times the 2016 total — as part of President Donald Trump's shift in strategy.

    Charles Manson: Will the myth ever die?


    Manson never really went away after he was jailed and is likely to linger in America's consciousness now that he's...

    Manson never really went away after he was jailed and is likely to linger in America's consciousness now that he's dead.
    Cost of deadly opioid crisis tops $500 billion

    Cost of deadly opioid crisis tops $500 billion


    The White House Council of Economic Advisers pegs the true cost of the crisis in 2015 at $504 billion, a figure that is more than six times the most recent...

    The White House Council of Economic Advisers pegs the true cost of the crisis in 2015 at $504 billion, a figure that is more than six times the most recent estimate.
    Justice Department sues to block AT&T-Time Warner deal

    Justice Department sues to block AT&T-Time Warner deal


    The Department of Justice said it will file a lawsuit in federal court to challenge the $85 billion AT&T-Time Warner...

    The Department of Justice said it will file a lawsuit in federal court to challenge the $85 billion AT&T-Time Warner merger.
    Donald Trump is shutting down his charitable foundation

    Donald Trump is shutting down his charitable foundation


    Fulfilling a pledge he made after he won the 2016 election, President Donald Trump is shutting down the Donald J. Trump...

    Fulfilling a pledge he made after he won the 2016 election, President Donald Trump is shutting down the Donald J. Trump Foundation.
    Roy Moore accuser: I was a child caught up in an adult's world

    Roy Moore accuser: I was a child caught up in an adult's world


    In an exclusive interview with "TODAY," Corfman said she was simply a "14-year-old child playing in an adult's world" when Moore initiated a sexual...

    In an exclusive interview with "TODAY," Corfman said she was simply a "14-year-old child playing in an adult's world" when Moore initiated a sexual encounter.
    Puerto Rico still in crisis two months after Hurricane Maria

    Puerto Rico still in crisis two months after Hurricane Maria


    It's been two months since Hurricane Maria plowed through Puerto Rico and the island continues to struggle to provide essential services to its...

    It's been two months since Hurricane Maria plowed through Puerto Rico and the island continues to struggle to provide essential services to its citizens.
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