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Queen Elizabeth II
(Yui Mok/Pool via AP)
April 21, 2018 - 9:59 am
LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II is marking her 92nd birthday with a Saturday night concert in London featuring British singers such as Sting, Tom Jones and Jamie Cullum. Kylie Minogue, Shaggy and Craig David also are set to perform for the "Queen's Birthday Party" at Royal Albert Hall. Elizabeth...
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SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images via CNN
April 18, 2018 - 11:15 am
By Maegan Vazquez, CNN (CNN) -- President Donald Trump confirmed Wednesday morning that CIA Director Mike Pompeo visited North Korea and met with leader Kim Jong Un. "Mike Pompeo met with Kim Jong Un in North Korea last week. Meeting went very smoothly and a good relationship was formed," the...
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Jame Comey (AP Photo)
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April 16, 2018 - 7:52 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former FBI Director James Comey says he thinks it's possible the Russians have compromising information on President Donald Trump, that there is "some evidence of obstruction of justice" in the president's actions and that Trump is "morally unfit" for office. Comey's comments in...
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UN Security Council (AP PHOTO)
(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
April 14, 2018 - 2:42 pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council overwhelmingly rejected a Russian resolution calling for condemnation of "aggression" by the United States, United Kingdom and France against Syria on Saturday, a vote reflecting support for the allied airstrikes on Syrian chemical sites. But the vote...
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Syria Strike (AP PHOTO)
(AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
April 14, 2018 - 2:27 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Saturday declared "Mission Accomplished" for a U.S.-led allied missile attack on Syria's chemical weapons program , but the Pentagon said the pummeling of three chemical-related facilities left enough others intact to enable the Assad government to use...
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US Strike On Syria
Photo credit: White House Photo-USA TODAY Sports
Hadas Kuznits
April 14, 2018 - 1:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- What does the coalition airstrike on Syria mean for Americans? Dr. Asaf Romirowsky, Executive Director of Scholars for Peace in the Middle East, explains what he thinks prompted this strike on Syria now. "There is no doubt that the current domestic unrest within the...
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President Donald Trump announced on Friday he ordered strikes on the Syrian regime.
Photo: CNN / Pool
April 14, 2018 - 7:05 am
By Zachary Cohen and Kevin Liptak WASHINGTON, DC (CNN) -- The US, UK and France launched strikes against targets at three sites in Syria in the early hours of Saturday morning, following a week of threats of retaliation for an alleged chemical weapons attack on civilians in the Damascus enclave of...
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President Trump
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April 12, 2018 - 8:42 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Thursday that an attack on Syria could take place "very soon or not so soon at all," arguing he had never signaled the timing of retaliation for a suspected chemical weapons attack that he had suggested was imminent a day earlier. The president made his...
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President Trump (AP Photo)
(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
April 11, 2018 - 7:41 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Responding to Russian warnings to the U.S. against military strikes in Syria, President Donald Trump said Wednesday that missiles "will be coming" in response to Syria's suspected chemical attack that killed at least 40 people. "Russia vows to shoot down any and all missiles fired...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting at the White House, Monday, April 9, 2018, in Washington.
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
April 09, 2018 - 7:59 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump threatened an imminent military strike against Syria Monday night, vowing to respond "forcefully" to Saturday's apparent chemical weapons attack on civilians and warning that Russia or any other nation found to share responsibility will "pay a price." As he...
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