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The US just took a huge step towards peace with North Korea

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. KCNA via Reuters North Korea has reopened communications with South Korea and the US has agreed to suspend military drills during the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. There will be two and a half months of quiet on the Korean Peninsula, giving the sides time to make …

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Rebekah Mercer cuts ties with Steve Bannon after explosive Trump book

Steve Bannon speaks in Alabama. AP Photo/Brynn Anderson Conservative megadonor Rebekah Mercer disavowed former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon following his criticism of the Trump administration. Pressure is building on Breitbart’s backers to oust Bannon from the right-wing website. One of Breitbart News’s major financial backers distanced herself from …

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Trump says DACA will be ‘terrific,’ but no deal without border wall

President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Republican Senators on immigration in the Roosevelt Room at the White House, Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, in Washington. Associated Press/Andrew Harnik President Donald Trump said he believes legislation on the fate of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program recipients will be “terrific.” …

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Russian military personnel killed in mortar attack

Su-24 Bomber Via Wikimedia Commons The Russian Ministry of Defense said that a mortar attack on its airbase in Syria had killed two “military personnel,” but said no jets were destroyed. The admission comes after a report that seven Russian aircraft were destroyed by a rebel mortar attack. If the …

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