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America last: How Trump followed the world in grounding Boeing’s plane

The decision to ground Boeing’s 737 MAX airliners resulted in criticism by Democratic lawmakers as days overdue, but which some in the aviation industry called abrupt and haphazard. | Joe Raedle/Getty Images transportation The [...]

2 American Children May Be Trapped in the Last ISIS Village

Mr. Shikder is an observant Muslim who does not drink or smoke, prays regularly and wears a long black beard with a trim mustache. His own faith compounded his horror at the jihadists’ actions, he said. “I do everything that Islam [...]

Australia Says Last Refugee Children Held on Nauru Will Go to U.S.

SYDNEY, Australia — The Australian government said on Sunday that the last remaining children held on the Pacific island of Nauru while seeking asylum would be resettled in the United States, a long-awaited end to a controversial [...]

Australia says last child refugees to leave Nauru camp

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) – Australia announced on Sunday that the last child refugees held on the Pacific atoll of Nauru will soon be sent to the United States, ending the banishment of children under the government’s harsh asylum-seeker [...]

Roger Stone’s Last Dirty Trick

Drew Angerer/Getty Images Trumpology He promoted Donald Trump’s political rise decades before anyone. Now he’s been indicted for the bruising style of politics he wielded gleefully on Trump’s behalf. By MICHAEL KRUSE January [...]

Trump warns of shutdown that could last ‘a very long time’

“Mitch McConnell should fight for the Wall and Border Security as hard as he fought for anything. He will need Democrat votes, but as shown in the House, good things happen,” President Donald Trump tweeted. “If enough Dems don’t [...]

‘I’m okay with a shutdown’: Inside the chaos of the House GOP’s last days

Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) would not comment on his Thursday morning exchange with President Donald Trump. But his success in getting the president to threaten a deal without money for a border wall speaks for itself. | M. Scott Mahaskey/POLITICO Congress Trump [...]

New England’s last GOP congressman continues election suit

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – The last remaining Republican congressman in New England filed an appeal Tuesday that seeks to undo the election of his Democratic opponent under Maine’s new voting system, asking the court to act quickly as the [...]

Syrian Kurdish-led fighters take Hajin, last town held by IS

BEIRUT (AP) – U.S.-backed, Kurdish-led fighters captured the last town held by the Islamic State group on Friday, after days of intense battles in the militants’ single remaining enclave in eastern Syria, activists said. The fall of [...]

A Man’s Last Letter Before Being Killed on a Forbidden Island

Encounters became more fraught. When Mr. Chau tried to hand over fish and a bundle of gifts, a boy shot an arrow “directly into my Bible which I was holding.” “I grabbed the arrow shaft as it broke in my Bible and felt the arrow [...]