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Pelosi meets with Fudge and other foes amid speaker drama

Marcia Fudge said that should House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi fall short on the floor, the speakership question would come back to the caucus — when she could make a play for the job. | AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite Share on Facebook [...]

‘You can’t beat somebody with nobody’: Pelosi foes struggle to find a leader

Critics of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi believe that a challenger will eventually emerge. | Drew Angerer/Getty Images Congress For now, the anti-Pelosi caucus is determined to show she lacks the votes to become speaker — settling [...]

A Cobra Strikes. A Magician Is Stricken. Middle Eastern Foes Unite.

[unable to retrieve full-text content] After an Egyptian cobra bit a famous Turkish illusionist, officials scrambled to get him to Cairo for treatment. It was a rare instance of cooperation between the countries. Source: NYT > World

Trump clashes with friends while flirting with foes

President Donald Trump is confounding foreign policy norms by turning his back on some of America’s closest friends — even as he reaches out to longtime U.S. rivals. Trump arrived at the G-7 summit in Canada on Friday as an outcast among [...]
News Analysis: With Demise of Nuclear Deal, Iran’s Foes See an Opportunity. Others See Risk of War.
Analysts said neither side wanted to escalate into a full-fledged war, which could quickly spiral into a regionwide conflagration, and by dawn, quiet had returned. But the risk of a broader war could not be ruled out. “We may be O.K. [...]
Abortion foes seize on chance to overturn Roe
The anti-abortion movement believes it’s one Donald Trump-appointed Supreme Court justice away from a shot at overturning Roe v. Wade, and advocates are teeing up what they hope will be the winning challenge. From Iowa to South Carolina, [...]
Why Putin’s Foes Deplore U.S. Fixation on Election Meddling
Mr. Volkov and others say they have no doubt that Russia did interfere, at least on the margins, in last year’s presidential election campaign. But they complain that the United States consistently inflates Mr. Putin’s impact and [...]
GOP repeal foes face blowback
The anger commenced not long after Tuesday’s collapse of the Senate GOP bill to replace Obamacare. The Senate Conservatives Fund promised to “identify, recruit, and fund conservative challengers” to GOP lawmakers who vote against [...]
Masquerading as Reporter, Assassin Hunted Putin Foes in Ukraine
Under the guise of a journalist, the assassin, Artur Denisultanov-Kurmakayev, tried to murder Ms. Okuyeva and her husband, Adam Osmayev, Ukraine’s Interior Ministry said. The plot went awry because Ms. Okuyeva was also armed, [...]

State of emergency: Foes on the Run as Erdogan Makes Power Personal

Members of the Gulen religious movement insist they are innocent of plotting against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey, but he has chased them into the shadows, and they fear for their lives and livelihoods. At the same time, Mr. [...]