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Graphic shows  individuals from whom Donald Trump is considering revoking security clearances; 2c x 7 inches; 96.3 mm x 177 mm;
Former US security leaders blast Trump for yanking clearancePresident Donald Trump's admission that he is going after security clearances to punish those involved in the Russia probe underscores the president's willingness to use his executive power to try to derail the investigation
The Associated Press13 minutes ago
Men carry the coffin of a relative who died in Wednesday's deadly suicide bombing that targeted a training class in a private building in the Shiite neighborhood of Dasht-i Barcha, in western Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. The Afghan authorities have revised the death toll from the previous day's horrific suicide bombing in a Shiite area of Kabul to 34 killed. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
Mattis says further Taliban assaults likely in weeks aheadU.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the Taliban's deadly assault on the Afghan city of Ghazni is the kind of violence the insurgents are likely to repeat in the run up to parliamentary elections scheduled for October
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. A U.S. official says the 2018 Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump would cost about $92 million _ more than three times the maximum initial estimate. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File)
Trump's military parade delayed until at least 2019The Defense Department says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump won't happen in 2018
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Trump's list: Those who might lose their security clearanceTrump's list: Those who might lose their security clearance
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Michigan Democrat Sorry for Racist Remarks About Rival"Those are not ... the kind of comments I would usually make," a Michigan state lawmaker said Thursday, apologizing for racist remarks she was overheard making about an Asian-American rival. State Rep. Bettie Cook Scott, who faced state Rep. Stephanie Chang and four other candidates in the Democratic primary for state...
Newser4 hours ago
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti talks during an interview with the Associated Press in Los Angeles on Thursday Aug. 16, 2018. Garcetti, who already has visited the important presidential states of Iowa and New Hampshire, told The Associated Press he'll likely make a decision on his candidacy by March 2019. In a wide-ranging interview, the mayor touched on issues from the city's homelessness crisis to immigration.  (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
Los Angeles mayor: Trump sows division, does 'racist things'AP Interview: Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, who is considering a 2020 presidential run, says President Donald Trump has done "plenty of racist things" to divide the nation while failing to deliver on health care reform and other promises
The Associated Press4 hours ago
A security guard walks by the front of federal court as jury deliberations begin in the trial of the former Trump campaign chairman, in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Questions mark first day of deliberations at Manafort trialQuestions mark first day of deliberations at Manafort trial
The Associated Press6 hours ago
MJ Hegar poses for a portrait at her home in Round Rock, Texas, on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018. Nine years after being shot down in Afghanistan, winning a lawsuit against the federal government, and writing a book, Hegar is now running for a Texas congressional seat. Women with military experience _ many of them combat veterans _ are among the record number of female candidates running for office this year.  (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Next mission for women with military service: Run for officeFemale veterans are campaigning to change Congress, where those with military experience account for just 1 in 5 lawmakers
The Associated Press6 hours ago
IN this Aug. 16, 2018, photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., arrives at the chamber to begin work on a judicial confirmation, at the Capitol in Washington. Much has changed in the unlikely partnership between Trump and McConnell. This time last year, the two men were barely on speaking terms. Now they talk almost daily about strategy, campaigns and counting votes.(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
After stumbles, Trump and McConnell forge bond for midtermsMuch has changed in the unlikely partnership between Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and President Donald Trump
The Associated Press6 hours ago
A security guard walks by the front of federal court as jury deliberations begin in the trial of the former Trump campaign chairman, in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Phantom of the Courthouse: Manafort trial is Trump-free zonePresident Donald Trump is the phantom of U.S. District Courtroom 900
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Access denied: Behind Trump's review of security clearancesA look at why President Donald Trump revoked former CIA Director John Brennan's security clearance and why it matters
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., arrives at the chamber to begin work on a judicial confirmation, at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Senate confirms more Trump judgesThe Senate is confirming so many new judges that President Donald Trump has more put more nominees on the circuit court bench in his first two years than other administrations
The Associated Press7 hours ago
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