10 crew members were reported missing after USS John McCain collided with merchant vessel on Monday

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Navy: Remains found in ship’s compartment

Remains of missing sailors have been found in USS John McCain’s ship compartment. Powered by WPeMatico

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The five key things to know about Trump’s new strategy for Afghanistan

President Donald Trump outlined his plan for the 16-year US war in Afghanistan Monday evening, vowing that the US would…

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Big protests expected as Trump plans Phoenix rally

WASHINGTON(Reuters) – Large protests could greet President Donald Trump on Tuesday when he travels to Arizona for his first campaign…

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Train collision injures 33 near Philadelphia: media

(Reuters) – Thirty-three passengers were injured, at least four of them seriously, when their high-speed train collided with an empty…

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Democrats say the lack of details indicates an open-ended commitment with no strategy to get out

President Donald Trump’s prime-time speech on his plan for Afghanistan split lawmakers along party lines, with Democrats criticizing the lack…

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Bridge: Aug. 22, 2017

Tribune Content Agency (C)2017 Tribune Content Agency, LLC. Test your defense as West today. Cover the East/South cards. (Hint: To…

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TV tonight: Princess Diana film captures playful, unguarded moments

TV picks for Tuesday, Aug. 22 WATCH THIS: “Diana — Her Story” (8 p.m., PBS): Here’s another program dedicated to…

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Horoscopes: Aug. 22, 2017

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: James Corden, 39; Kristen Wiig, 44; Ty Burrell, 50; Valerie Harper, 78. Happy Birthday: Finish…

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Word game: Aug. 22, 2017

TODAY’S WORD — LYRATE (LYRATE: LYE-rate: Having a form suggestive of a lyre.) Average mark 19 words Time limit 30…

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Report: California needs to address housing crisis to meet long-term climate change goals

California’s economy grew robustly during the past decade even as state-imposed environmental standards to combat climate-change helped lower greenhouse gas…

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U.S. divers search for 10 missing sailors in hull of damaged destroyer

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – U.S. Navy and Marine Corps divers began searching sealed sections of the damaged hull of a U.S.…

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Charlottesville city council meeting briefly shut down by protesters

(Reuters) – A city council meeting in Charlottesville, Virginia briefly dissolved into an angry protest on Monday as activists and…

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Train collision near Philadelphia leaves 33 injured: media

(Reuters) – Thirty-three passengers were injured when their high speed train collided with an empty car at a station near…

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State senators must ask tough question of PUC nominees

There are some indications that Clifford Rechtschaffen, one of Gov. Jerry Brown’s two latest appointments to the state Public Utilities…

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