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President Trump names Kelly Knight Craft new pick for US ambassador to United Nations
Feb22

President Trump names Kelly Knight Craft new pick for US ambassador to United Nations

mizoula/iStock(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump has named a new pick for U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, tapping Kelly Knight Craft, the current U.S. ambassador to Canada, to fill the role.
A senior administration official told ABC News tha…

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US opioid-related deaths have quadrupled in past 18 years, affecting young adults and northeast the most: Report
Feb22

US opioid-related deaths have quadrupled in past 18 years, affecting young adults and northeast the most: Report

Charles Wollertz/iStock(NEW YORK) — A new study details the destructive nature of opioids, reporting that the number of opioid-related deaths in the U.S. has more than quadrupled in the past 18 years.All told, there were 351,5630 people who died as a …

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‘Roughly 400’ US troops to remain in Syria as observers in ‘safe zone’
Feb22

‘Roughly 400’ US troops to remain in Syria as observers in ‘safe zone’

Juanmonino/iStock(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump on Friday denied he was “reversing course” on his order that all 2,000 U.S. troops be withdrawn from Syria despite an unexpected White House announcement Thursday night that hundreds would remain …

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Los Angeles Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw shut down over arm issue
Feb22

Los Angeles Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw shut down over arm issue

Photo by Allen Kee / ESPN Images(GLENDALE, Ariz.) — The Los Angeles Dodgers have shut down ace Clayton Kershaw indefinitely after he reportedly didn’t feel right during an early throwing session.Kershaw didn’t elaborate on the issue following the team…

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Democratic House chairman asks attorney general for ‘full disclosure’ of Mueller’s findings
Feb22

Democratic House chairman asks attorney general for ‘full disclosure’ of Mueller’s findings

US Congress (Office of Jerry Nadler, D-NY)(WASHINGTON) — The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee wrote to Attorney General William Barr Friday to demand access to the full scope of records and evidence gathered by special counsel Robert Mueller …

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