Marino out of consideration for White House drug czar
Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday that Rep. Tom Marino, a Pennsylvania Republican, has withdrawn his name from consideration to become the nation's next drug czar. "Rep. Tom Marino has informed me that he is withdrawing his ...
Trump says drug czar nominee Tom Marino is withdrawing after Washington Post/'60 Minutes' investigationWashington Post
Tom Marino, Trump's Pick As Drug Czar, Withdraws After Damaging Opioid ReportNPR
Drug czar pick Tom Marino withdraws after opioid reportFox News
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Trump invokes death of John Kelly's son in furor over calls to fallen soldiers
President Donald Trump on Tuesday invoked the death of the son of his chief of staff, John Kelly, as he defended his claim from a day before that Barack Obama and other past presidents didn't always call the families of slain service members. “For the ...
Trump: Ask General Kelly if he got a call from Obama when his son diedWashington Post
Dem senator: Trump hasn't been forthcoming enough about attack on US soldiers in NigerThe Hill
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Raqqa: IS 'capital' falls to US-backed Syrian forces
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A US-backed alliance of Syrian fighters says it has taken full control of Raqqa, ending three years of rule in the city by so-called Islamic State. Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) spokesman Talal Sello said the fighting was over after a four-month assault.
ISIS Makes Last Stand At A Stadium In Raqqa, Its Doomed 'Capital'NPR
The price of victory in Raqqa: More than a thousand dead and a city in ruinsWashington Post
Timeline of events in Syrian city of Raqqa, once IS capitalFox News
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Washington Post

'Half-baked spurious nationalism': McCain's most biting recent criticisms of Trump
Washington Post
Since President Trump was sworn in, Sen John McCain (R-Ariz.) has been one of his chief antagonists in the Senate. But over the past few months, McCain has amped up his criticism of the president to a level rarely seen in recent, intra-party political ...
John McCain just delivered a total and complete takedown of TrumpismCNN
Senator John McCain lambasts 'spurious nationalism'BBC News
Trump and McCain smack at each other over 'spurious nationalism' commentsPolitico
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The Hill

McConnell told Trump that Bannon could undermine agenda: report
The Hill
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell · Addison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellGun proposal picks up GOP support Children's health-care bill faces new obstacles Dems see Trump as potential ally on gun reform MORE (R-Ky.) reportedly warned President ...

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Kim's Nukes Are a 'Recipe for Disaster,' US Admiral Says
The top U.S. military commander in the Pacific warned the situation in North Korea is a “recipe for disaster,” as the region prepares for Donald Trump's first visit to the region as president. Admiral Harry Harris, head of the U.S. Pacific Command ...
The Daily 202: Hawks worry about the lack of American resolve to confront North KoreaWashington Post
North Korea's nuclear weapons program has grown with each Kim regimeFox News
North Korea says 'nuclear war may break out any moment' — but that's the last thing it wantsBusiness Insider
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Did a Mandalay Bay Hotel Worker 'Vanish' After Giving an Interview? (blog)
A disreputable web site published an illogical and inaccurate conspiracy theory about a valet worker who reportedly had a brush with the Las Vegas gunman. Petr Podrouzek / 155 ...

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The Latest: 5 firefighters hurt battling Santa Cruz fire
SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):. 9:05 a.m.. Authorities say five firefighters have sustained minor injuries while battling a blaze that sprang up late Monday in the Santa Cruz mountains. Rob Sherman ...

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New York Daily News

Child dies after her 325-pound cousin sits on her as punishment
New York Daily News
A little girl in Florida has died after her 325-pound cousin sat on her as punishment, even as the child complained she couldn't breathe. The Escambia County Sheriff's Office said 9-year-old Dericka Lindsay was pronounced dead on Saturday afternoon ...
Pensacola child dies after 325-pound adult sat on her as punishmentPensacola News Journal

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President Trump falls in Forbes 400 list of richest Americans
President Trump won the White House but lost in the annual Forbes magazine rankings of the wealthiest Americans. The fortune of the nation's commander-in-chief shrank by $600 million, to $3.1 billion, dropping him from 156th place to 248th place in the ...
Again Illinois' richest person, Ken Griffin increases fortune by $1 billionChicago Tribune
Trump's Net Worth Plummets on Forbes Richest
Trump's fortune down $600M on Forbes listThe Hill
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