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Trump Resets Afghan Strategy

President Donald Trump speaks on his administration's strategy for the war in Afghanistan at Fort Myer in Arlington, Va., on Aug. 21. (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
President Donald Trump speaks on his administration's strategy for the war in Afghanistan at Fort Myer in Arlington, Va., on Aug. 21. (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

President Donald Trump gave an overview of the new U.S. strategy for the war in Afghanistan during his Aug. 21 speech at Fort Myer in...

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    Georgia Teacher Who Shot Himself Did It Intentionally, Officials Say

    An Atlanta, Georgia-area teacher intentionally shot himself in a classroom last week, officials said. Douglas County Sheriff’s authorities said that a Lithia Springs High School... Read more

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    Florida Mother Leaves Two Children in Hot Car as She Sat in Bar: Police

    A Florida mother left her children inside a sweltering hot car as she went to a bar, officials said. Larissa Rivera’s two young children were... Read more

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    Two Members of Kennedy Family Arrested Over Noise: Report

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    Florida Prison Lockdown Lifted: Reports

    All of Florida’s 148 prison facilities have returned to normal operations after a several-day-long lockdown and cancellation of visitation. The Florida Department of Corrections announced... Read more

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    Woman Watching Eclipse in Kentucky Dies After She’s Hit by Car

    Two eclipse-watchers were hit by a car in Kentucky, leaving one of them dead. State Police Trooper Jody Sims said that two women who were... Read more

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    Commuter Train Slams Into Parked Train Car Near Philadelphia, 42 Hurt

    A commuter train slammed into a parked train car at a station near Philadelphia, injuring 42 passengers early on Tuesday, according to train officials. The... Read more

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    US Divers Find Body Remains in Hull of Damaged Destroyer

    SINGAPORE  – U.S. Navy and Marine Corps divers on Tuesday found some human remains inside sections of a U.S. guided-missile destroyer that collided with a merchant... Read more

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    President Trump Calls on Nation to Embrace Patriotism and Unite

    President Trump is calling on Americans to unite and stand strong together as one nation. Speaking on his administration’s new strategy for the war in... Read more

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    President Trump Says US Determined to Win War in Afghanistan

    President Donald Trump said the United States is committed to winning the war in Afghanistan and preventing the same errors that were made in the... Read more

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