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Tulsi Gabbard Elevated in Iowa by Clinton Spat

Tulsi Gabbard Elevated in Iowa by Clinton Spat

NEWS | By Alexandra Jaffe | Oct 20
Hillary Clinton's suggestion this past week that Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard is being "groomed" by Russians to act as a spoiler in the 2020 race may have had the opposite effect of what the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee intended.

Italian Experts Defuse WWII Bomb in Northern City

Italian Experts Defuse WWII Bomb in Northern City

NEWS | Oct 20
Italian authorities have evacuated 4,000 people from the center of the northern city of Bolzano to defuse a World War II bomb found during construction.

Exhibit on Jefferson's Architecture Weaves in Slavery's Role

Exhibit on Jefferson's Architecture Weaves in Slavery's Role

NEWS | By Bin Finley | Oct 20
As an architect, Thomas Jefferson envisioned buildings for a new republic — not old-world kings. The domes and columns in his designs recalled ancient Greece and Rome to symbolize liberty and democracy.

In Many Parts of Mexico, Government Ceded Battle to Cartels

In Many Parts of Mexico, Government Ceded Battle to Cartels

NEWS | Oct 20
The Mexican city of Culiacan lived under drug cartel terror for 12 hours as gang members forced the government to free a drug lord's son, but in many parts of Mexico, the government ceded the battle to the gangs long ago.

Hong Kongers Use Masquerade As New Protest Tactic

Hong Kongers Use Masquerade As New Protest Tactic

NEWS | Oct 20
Winnie the Pooh, Guy Fawkes, Pepe the Frog — these are the new faces of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protest movement.

Schiff, A Longtime Prosecutor, Angers GOP in Impeachment

Schiff, A Longtime Prosecutor, Angers GOP in Impeachment

NEWS | Oct 20
There is no Archibald Cox or Ken Starr to be found in President Donald Trump's impeachment. So it's up to Adam Schiff to build the case.

AP Fact Check: Trump's Syrian Mission-Accomplished Moment

AP Fact Check: Trump's Syrian Mission-Accomplished Moment

NEWS | By Calvin Woodward, Hope Yen, and Lolita C. Baldour | Oct 20
As President Donald Trump describes it, the U.S. swooped into an intractable situation in the Middle East, achieved an agreement within hours that had eluded the world for years and delivered a "great day for civilization." Not everyone bought it.

'Only God is with Us': A Syrian Family Feels Betrayed by U.S.

'Only God is with Us': A Syrian Family Feels Betrayed by U.S.

NEWS | Oct 20
"For a whole year the Turks threatened us," Hanna said. "I kept saying we should escape, because with the Turks there is no security. But my husband always said there are Americans, Britain, France, and they won't abandon us."

Shifting Explanations from White House Alarm Some in GOP

Shifting Explanations from White House Alarm Some in GOP

NEWS | By Lisa Mascaro, Andrew Taylor, and Mary Clare Jalonick