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Pentagon Leaders To Face Congress On Afghan Pullout Decision

WASHINGTON (AP) — In their first public testimony since the U.S. completed its withdrawal from Afghanistan, top Pentagon leaders will face sharp questions in...

As Daughter Sought State License, Gov. Kristi Noem Summoned Agency Head

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Just days after a South Dakota agency moved to deny her daughter’s application to become a certified real estate...

U.S. Rep. Karen Bass Formally Announces Candidacy For LA Mayor

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Democratic U.S. Rep. Karen Bass entered the 2022 race for Los Angeles mayor Monday, shaking up an already crowded field...

‘The View’ Hosts Say They Had False Positive COVID Tests

NEW YORK (AP) — The two co-hosts of “The View” whose COVID-19 tests derailed a planned interview with Vice President Kamala Harris last week...

U.S. Officials: Biden Aide To Meet Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman On Yemen

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden’s national security adviser Jake Sullivan is traveling to Saudi Arabia on Monday to meet with Crown Prince Mohammed...

Biden, Congress Face Big Week For Agenda, Government Funding

WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s a consequential week for President Joe Biden’s agenda, as Democratic leaders delicately trim back his $3.5 trillion “Build Back Better”...

Germany Embarks On Tricky Search For Post-Merkel Government

BERLIN (AP) — Germany is embarking on a potentially lengthy search for its next government after the center-left Social Democrats narrowly beat outgoing Chancellor...

Liz Cheney: ‘I Was Wrong’ In Opposing Gay Marriage In Past

WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Liz Cheney says she was wrong to oppose gay marriage in the past, a stand that once split her family. Cheney,...

Merkel’s Bloc Eyes Worst Result Yet In Tight German Election

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s center-left Social Democrats were locked in a very close race Sunday with outgoing German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s center-right bloc, which...

Gen. Mark Milley Defends Calls With China To ‘De-Escalate’ At The End Of Trump’s Presidency

WASHINGTON (AP) — The top U.S. military officer told Congress on Tuesday that he knew former President Donald Trump wasn’t planning to attack China...

Maryland Newspaper Gunman Gets More Than 5 Life Prison Terms

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A man who killed five people at a newspaper in Maryland was sentenced on Tuesday to more than five life...

Janet Yellen: Oct. 18 Likely Date When U.S. Debt Measures Exhausted

WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen is telling Congress that the Treasury Department will likely exhaust all of its “extraordinary measures” to avoid...

Missouri Medical Center To Issue Staff Panic Buttons Following Uptick In Attacks By Patients

A Missouri medical center is giving its staff members panic buttons due to a troubling increase in attacks by patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. Assaults...

Pentagon Leaders To Face Congress On Afghan Pullout Decision

WASHINGTON (AP) — In their first public testimony since the U.S. completed its withdrawal from Afghanistan, top Pentagon leaders will face sharp questions in...