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Tulsi Gabbard bails on threat to boycott the Democratic presidential debate

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard has caved on her head-scratching threat to boycott the “so-called” Democratic debate Tuesday in Ohio. Ms. Gabbard cried foul last week, accusing the Democratic National Convention and the corporate media of being in cahoots [...]

Impeachment threat is helping GOP recruit new candidates

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy and the NRCC released polling in battleground districts suggesting voters would punish Democratic members who vote to impeach the president. | Alex Wong/Getty Images */ ]]> House Republicans have been [...]

Afghan Presidential Election Opens Under Threat of Violence and Dispute

KABUL, Afghanistan — Afghans headed to the polls on Saturday to elect the president of a country suffering through one of the most violent periods in its recent history, with nearly two dozen of the country’s 34 provinces facing attacks [...]

Juul’s greatest threat isn’t Trump

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The Trump economy’s new threat: A Middle East meltdown

“Higher oil prices may be just one more nail in the coffin for this current U.S. expansion,” said Beth Ann Bovino, U.S. chief economist at S&P Global Ratings. | Joe Raedle/Getty Images Economy While the weekend attacks on Saudi [...]

Was Trump really wrong about Hurricane Dorian’s threat to Alabama?

President Donald Trump relied on days-old projections and computer models of Hurricane Dorian’s possible path when he said incorrectly that the storm was forecast to hit Alabama. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share [...]

Trump cancels Poland trip amid hurricane threat

President Donald Trump. | Mark Wilson/Getty Images white house ‘It’s something very important for me to be here,’ Trump said. ‘The storm looks like it could be a very, very big one indeed.’ By CAITLIN [...]

After Safari Ends in a Nightmare, Benin Awakens to the Threat of Terrorism

Likening the underutilized parkland to untapped oil, Mr. Talon has committed at least $ 6 million to the 1,800-square-mile park. In 2017, he allowed African Parks, a South African organization, to take over operations. The influx of [...]

Myanmar Military Uses Threat of Prison to Stifle Criticism Ahead of Elections

BANGKOK — Call it the courtroom war of the colonels. More than two dozen Myanmar Army colonels have bypassed the battlefield to fight their adversaries in civilian courts, using criminal defamation cases to stifle criticism of the [...]

U.S. Military Calls ISIS in Afghanistan a Threat to the West. Intelligence Officials Disagree.

WASHINGTON — Senior United States military and intelligence officials are sharply divided over how much of a threat the Islamic State in Afghanistan poses to the West, a critical point in the Trump administration’s debate over whether [...]