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U.S. Acknowledges Reality and Scraps Failed Syria Training Program

The Obama administration set aside $500 million to train rebels to take on the Islamic State. With just five of them still in the fight, the White House is pulling the plug.

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Benghazi Takes Down a U.S. Politician — and It’s Not Hillary Clinton

Citing Benghazi gaffe, Kevin McCarthy withdraws from the House speaker race, leaving the Republican leadership in disarray.


Winter Is Coming. And So Is Ukraine’s Far Right.

An armed, radical threat could tear Ukraine apart before snow falls in Kiev.

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