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Biden: Trump ‘Fanning the Flames of White Supremacy’

BURLINGTON, Iowa — Joe Biden on Wednesday accused President Donald Trump of "fanning the flames of white supremacy" in his most aggressive attack yet on the character of the man he would like to defeat in 2020. "Trump offers no moral leadership," Biden decl...

Trump: Strikes on Iran ‘Cocked and Loaded,’ Then Called Off

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Friday the U.S. was "cocked and loaded" to retaliate against Iran for downing an unmanned American surveillance drone, but he canceled the strikes 10 minutes before they were to be launched after being told 150 people c...
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Mama Bear Attacks Man in LA Suburb After Dog Goes After Cub

SIERRA MADRE — Authorities say a mother bear slashed and bit a man in a Los Angeles suburb after the man's dog tried to attack the bear's cub and the bear went after the dog. The homeowner kicked the bear to protect the dog and the bear attacked the man but...
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Saudi Arabia Says 2 Oil Tankers Damaged by Sabotage Attacks

FUJAIRAH, United Arab Emirates — Two Saudi oil tankers and a Norwegian-flagged vessel were damaged in what Gulf officials described Monday as a "sabotage" attack off the coast of the United Arab Emirates. While details of the incident remain unclear, it raised...