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News Analysis: Vague on Details, Trump Is Betting on ‘Special Bond’ With Kim to Deliver Deal

[unable to retrieve full-text content] It is a huge gamble, based on the assumption that the force of Mr. Trump’s personality, and the deal-making skills in which he has supreme confidence, will make all the difference. Source: [...]
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Army Special Forces Secretly Help Saudis Combat Threat From Yemen Rebels

In April 2015, after a month of strikes, the Saudi-led coalition said it had accomplished its goals of destroying the missiles and the equipment used to launch them. But that June, Houthi rebels launched their first salvo of ballistic [...]
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GOP civil war in Ohio threatens another special election loss

2 months ago | 0 comment
Republicans’ latest special election headache is unfolding in central Ohio, where a chaotic primary has divided the party and stoked fears of losing another seat in Donald Trump territory to Democrats. The race pits the two [...]
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Arizona Didn’t Send 140,000 Voter IDs Before Today’s Special Election. GO VOTE ANYWAY.

2 months ago | 0 comment
Also bungled printing ‘Vote tit matters’ flyers. In the great state of Arizona, where long lines at crowded polling places, fake accusations of “voter fraud,” and miscellaneous fuckery like the time a GOP consultant paid random street [...]
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‘Special Units’ in Russia Were Trained in Ways of Skripal Attack, U.K. Says

2 months ago | 0 comment
In a news conference Friday afternoon, the Russian ambassador to Britain, Aleksandr V. Yakovenko, dismissed the letter and “all these allegations” surrounding the nerve agent attack as having “nothing to do with reality.” Russia, [...]
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Election Special – Conor Lamb wins PA!

3 months ago | 0 comment
In today’s UnPresidented Podcast, Cliff Schecter and I look at how Democrat Conor Lamb won the special US House election in a huge upset on Tuesday in the heart of Trump country, and what it means for Democrats as we approach the November [...]
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2018 Pennsylvania special election results

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LIVE results last updated March 14, 2018 2:19 a.m. EDT Democrat Conor Lamb faces GOP state Rep. Rick Saccone in a special election on Tuesday in Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional District, which covers much of southwestern Pennsylvania, [...]
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Republicans abandon tax cut message in Pa. special election

3 months ago | 0 comment
Republican congressional candidate Rick Saccone’s campaign and GOP allies started out with 2/3rds of their ads focused on the party’s tax plan. Now, only two [...]
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Poll: Democrat Lamb leads in Pa. special election

3 months ago | 0 comment
The poll suggests Democrat Conor Lamb can win even if the Democratic surge that’s appeared in other special elections throughout the last year falls short. | Drew Angerer/Getty [...]
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Republicans wage 11th-hour blitz in Pa. special election

3 months ago | 0 comment
MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. — Republicans mounted a last-ditch stand here to save their struggling candidate for a House seat deep in the heart of Trump country, unleashing the party’s full arsenal to stave off a major embarrassment [...]