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Officials: Missing soldier found nearly a mile from Niger ambush

CNN Top Stories - 15 min 18 sec ago
Sgt. La David Johnson was found nearly a mile away from the central scene of the ambush in Niger that killed four US soldiers -- including Johnson -- and wounded two others, four administration officials familiar with the early assessment of what happened told CNN on Friday.
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The White House chief of staff said Wilson claimed credit for securing funding to build FBI office

CNN Top Stories - 16 min 34 sec ago
White House chief of staff Gen. John Kelly on Thursday erroneously claimed that Rep. Frederica Wilson, D-Florida, claimed credit for securing "$20 million" in federal funding to build a new FBI field office in Miami in 2015, according to a video of the event posted Friday by the Sun Sentinel.
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Sanders: It is 'highly inappropriate' to debate Kelly

CNN Top Stories - 24 min 19 sec ago
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders defended White House chief of staff John Kelly Friday after he made erroneous claims about a Democratic congresswoman the day before.
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Opinion: Trump's superpower is being invisible

CNN Top Stories - 36 min 43 sec ago
Which superpower would President Donald Trump choose -- to fly, or be invisible?
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Tapper: Acceptable to question 4-star generals

CNN Top Stories - 40 min 43 sec ago
CNN's Jake Tapper compares President Donald Trump's tweets to White House press secretary Sarah Sander's remarks on questioning four-star marine generals.
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Russia-U.S. Diplomatic Dispute Could Endanger Syria Investigation

NY Times Home Page - 43 min 38 sec ago
The two sides appear headed for a United Nations showdown over a panel investigating who was behind a deadly sarin attack in Syria last April.
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Regulator Blasts Wells Fargo for Deceptive Auto Insurance Program

NY Times Home Page - 44 min 31 sec ago
A federal regulator’s report added to pressure on Wells Fargo and suggested that the bank will have to set aside more money to pay back customers it harmed.
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After Video Refutes Kelly’s Charges, Congresswoman Raises Issue of Race

NY Times Home Page - 56 min 17 sec ago
Representative Frederica S. Wilson said John F. Kelly, the president’s chief of staff, lied by suggesting she had taken credit for obtaining funding for a federal building in Miami.
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John Kelly, Trump’s chief of staff whose son died in combat, defends president’s call to Gold Star widow

Washington Post Elections - 1 hour 10 min ago
John F. Kelly, a retired general, said Rep. Frederica S. Wilson’s criticism of the president’s choice of words in the call was ‘selfish’ and shocking.
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The case that voter ID laws won Wisconsin for Trump is weaker than it looks

Washington Post Elections - 1 hour 10 min ago
A new look at voter ID laws in the state may give some readers the wrong idea.
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Many Trump voters who got hurricane relief in Texas aren’t sure Puerto Ricans should

Washington Post Elections - 1 hour 10 min ago
‘They need to handle it,’ said one resident of a flood-ravaged Houston neighborhood. ‘It shouldn’t be up to us, really.’
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Wilson says Kelly ‘lied’ about her 2015 comments. Now there's video from the event.

Washington Post Elections - 1 hour 10 min ago
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly criticized Rep. Frederica S. Wilson (D-Fla.) for focusing on her fundraising during a 2015 FBI building dedication. Wilson said Kelly's comments were a “lie,” and newly released video appears to support her version of events.
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White House press secretary: It's ‘highly inappropriate’ to question a 4-star Marine general

Washington Post Elections - 1 hour 10 min ago
Sarah Huckabee Sanders sparred with a CBS correspondent at Friday's news briefing.
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The White House is increasingly — and worryingly — using the military as a shield against criticism

Washington Post Elections - 1 hour 10 min ago
Saying that John Kelly can't be questioned because of his past service is a disservice to the nation.
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