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Contract Losses Sink Apollo’s Defense Bet

The spike in Middle East tensions may have come too late for Constellis Group, the defense contractor with roots in the Blackwater mercenary training firm.

Apparently they didn't make donations to the proper politicians?
Don't worry. They will send shit load of money to congress and start war somewhere else.

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Top Senate Democrat blasts new Trump administration rules which could ease oversight of firearms exports

Top Senate Democrat blasts new Trump administration rules which could ease oversight of firearms exports

You have a right to a hand gun, and hunting riffle. You don't have a right to a milliary assault firearm.
You mean Dems hate American's Constitutional Rights? TrumpLandslideVictory2020

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House impeachment managers file case brief against Trump ahead of Senate trial

House impeachment managers file case brief against Trump ahead of Senate trial.

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SHOVE IT: Rep. Ted Lieu Responds To Devin Nunes' Lawsuit Threat

'Truth is a defense,' snaps the California Democratic congressman.

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SHOVE IT: Rep. Ted Lieu Responds To Devin Nunes' Lawsuit Threat

SHOVE IT: Rep. Ted Lieu responds to Devin Nunes' lawsuit threat

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Trump assembles made-for-TV legal team for Senate impeachment trial

The Trump impeachment legal team comes together including some familiar faces, including ex-Clinton investigator Ken Starr.

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The 5 Best Breads for Making French Toast

The 5 best breads for making French toast:

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Impeachment week ahead: House, Trump to file written arguments before Senate trial resumes Tuesday

Impeachment week ahead: House, Trump to file written arguments before Senate trial resumes Tuesday

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Adele's 1000 calorie-a-day diet slammed by Clean Eating Alice

Adele's 1000 calorie diet slammed by trainer Clean Eating Alice

18.1.2020

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Trump hits back at Senate impeachment trial during White House ceremony honoring LSU champs

While honoring Louisiana State University's football team at the White House, President Donald Trump turned to the Senate impeachment trial, with a vulgar comment

18.1.2020

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Pompeo Says He ‘Never Heard’ That Ambassador Might Be Under Surveillance

Diplomats have seethed over the secretary of state’s lack of outward support for Marie L. Yovanovitch, who was abruptly pulled from Ukraine after attacks from President Trump’s allies.

Many State Department employees come from dubious backgrounds. Maybe the Ukrainian Ambassador needed watching. What was her connection to the Bidens? There are always some kind of 'Quid Pro' going on. That is usually the job of the State Depart. Isn't it? Making sure things run
Nobody believes you SecPompeo ! This whole administration is full of liars! GOP SenateGOP Do Your Job ImpeachTrumpPenceBarrPompeo

17.1.2020

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Apple Signs Julia Louis-Dreyfus to Overall Deal Because It Would Like Some Emmys, Please

Julia Louis-Dreyfus is entering the streaming arena

17.1.2020

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As Senate Career Draws to End, Lamar Alexander Weighs Whether to Stick With Trump

The retiring Tennessee lawmaker is among a handful of Republicans who pushed to have a vote on whether to call impeachment trial witnesses.

17.1.2020

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Pompeo breaks silence on alleged threats to envoy in Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday broke nearly 72 hours of silence over alleged surveillance and threats to the former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, saying he believed the...

17.1.2020

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Ken Starr and Alan Dershowitz to join Trump defense team for Senate impeachment trial

Ken Starr and Alan Dershowitz to join Trump defense team for Senate impeachment trial

17.1.2020

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Charlize Theron's Kids Call Awards Shows 'a Waste of Time' After Her Losses

Charlize Theron's kids think her awards show nominations are “a waste of time” following her recent losses. 🤣

17.1.2020

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Pompeo stonewalls as evidence emerges of possible surveillance of ex-Ukraine ambassador

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17.1.2020

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Donald Trump could be 'badly burned' If Mike Pompeo testifies in the impeachment trial, ex-prosecutor says

'He's as critical a witness as anybody,' former Watergate prosecutor Nick Akerman told Newsweek.

17.1.2020

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It was Netflix's decision to end 'Grace and Frankie,' creator says

It was Netflix's decision to end 'Grace and Frankie,' creator says

17.1.2020

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As the Ukraine Plot Thickens, Mike Pompeo Is Missing in Action

The Secretary of State has yet to defend his deposed ambassador, Masha Yovanovitch, in public—leading many in the diplomatic community to question his commitment to the State Department.

16.1.2020

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Coca eradication best way to fight violence in Colombia, Duque says

Coca eradication best way to fight violence in Colombia, Duque says

16.1.2020

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Immigrants To America Drop Sharply From China, India and Mexico

Fewer immigrants are coming to the U.S. from China, India, and Mexico—and Trump administration immigration policies are the main reason

15.1.2020

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India Orders WhatsApp, Google to Save Data on Mob Attack

Indian court orders WhatsApp and Google to preserve data connected to an attack on a university campus

15.1.2020

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WSJ News Exclusive | U.S. Looks at Cuts to Military Aid to Iraq if Troops Are Asked to Leave

Breaking: The Trump administration is preparing possible cuts of $250 million in military aid to Iraq if the country expels U.S. troops, emails show

15.1.2020

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Plan to Cut U.S. Troops in West Africa Draws Criticism From Europe

French officials said that a Pentagon proposal to relocate troops as it focuses on China and Russia could hinder the fight against extremists.

14.1.2020

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New Japanese Emperor’s First U.K. State Visit Announced Amid Royal Family Turmoil

Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako will stay at Windsor Castle, the palace said

14.1.2020

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Newport considers asking voters' permission to accommodate major state housing mandates

Newport considers asking voters' permission to accommodate major state housing mandates

14.1.2020

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Iran's president says downing of Ukrainian plane an 'unforgivable error'

'It was an unforgivable error ... one person cannot be solely responsible for the plane crash' Iranian President Hassan Rouhani

14.1.2020

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State Department security officials weren't notified of 'imminent' threats to US embassies

US officials involved in embassy security say they weren't notified of imminent threats to four embassies, undermining claims by President Trump

14.1.2020

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With Demand Rising, Airlines Add Flights to India

More companies are setting up shop in the country, and more Indians who live elsewhere are returning to visit. Plus, tourism is growing.

14.1.2020

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Malaysia's PM defends criticism of India despite palm oil backlash

Malaysia's PM defends criticism of India despite palm oil backlash

14.1.2020

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The state prison that holds the death chamber in Arizona is closing

The Arizona prison that holds the state's death chamber will be closed in a cost-cutting move.

14.1.2020

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Why this state is the No. 1 place in America to retire

If you need me, I'll be in Fort Myers, Florida.

14.1.2020

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US-China trade agreement: Trump administration drops designation of China as currency manipulator

The U.S. and China are set to sign a pact that includes a section intended to prevent China from manipulating its currency to gain trade advantages.

14.1.2020

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Amazon and Flipkart face an antitrust investigation in India

India's antitrust regulator has opened an investigation into Amazon and Flipkart over allegations that the two retail giants are illegally undercutting local businesses, allegations the companies deny

14.1.2020

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The Best Classic Restaurants in Every State

This year, we’re renewing our vows with America’s finest old-school institutions.

14.1.2020

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U.S. service members on Iraq base describe hours-long drama during Iran missile strike

Troops were on lockdown at the base housing U.S. soldiers in western Iraq hours before it was struck by a barrage of Iranian ballistic missiles.

14.1.2020

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Watch: An inside look at what's left of Iraqi air base attacked by Iran

WATCH: RichardEngel gives an inside look at the damage inside the Ain al-Asad air base in Iraq after it was targeted by Iran in a missile strike.

13.1.2020

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‘We Could Feel the Shock Wave’: How U.S. Troops Withstood Attack on Iraq Base

Soldiers at the Al Asad base in western Iraq who lived through the barrage of Iranian missiles described fearful moments as they came under fire.

13.1.2020

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India orders antitrust probe of Amazon, Walmart's Flipkart

India orders antitrust probe of Amazon, Walmart's Flipkart

13.1.2020

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U.S. troops clear rubble from Iraq base days after Iran strike

U.S. troops clear rubble from Iraq base days after Iran strike

13.1.2020

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Mike Pompeo Is Lying About Iran

Like his boss, he denies even the most obvious facts.

8.1.2020

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Pressed for evidence of an 'imminent attack,' Pompeo comes up short

.MaddowBlog: Pressed for evidence of an ‘imminent attack,’ Sec. Pompeo comes up short.

8.1.2020

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More Doublespeak from Mike Pompeo: Past Actions Made Soleimani an 'Imminent' Threat

Orwell would be proud

7.1.2020

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Mike Pompeo Won’t Run for Senate After All

Pompeo's decision not to run for Senate puts another Republican Senate seat at risk in 2020

7.1.2020

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TV News Roundup: Mike Epps To Guest Star on ABC’s ‘Stumptown’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Mike Epps to guest star on ABC’s 'Stumptown' (EXCLUSIVE)

7.1.2020

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Pompeo tells McConnell he won't run for the Senate

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Senate Majority Leader McConnell he won't run for the Senate seat from Kansas, a source says, appearing to end months of speculation about Pompeo's political plans

7.1.2020

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Mike Pompeo Tells Mitch McConnell He Definitely Won’t Run for U.S. Senate

Mike Pompeo told Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell that he wouldn't run for Senate in Kansas, a person close to the secretary of state said

7.1.2020

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Mike Pompeo Is Said to Decide Against Running for Senate in Kansas

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Mitch McConnell he would not run for Senate from Kansas, his home state, a blow to GOP hopes there

Hopefully he will be in jail instead

7.1.2020

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Opinion | Spain’s Mysterious Ties to Wanted Bolivians

An armed Spanish security detail tries to intimidate national police in La Paz.

7.1.2020

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Kansas bill would loosen the release of information related to police shootings

After Sheila Albers' son was struck six times in a fatal police shooting in January 2018, authorities released few details. She hopes a new bill will lead to more transparency.

6.1.2020

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Mike Pompeo Was Reportedly Behind Trump’s Soleimani Killshot

The secretary of State first urged the president to take out Soleimani “months ago.”

6.1.2020

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Pompeo urged Trump to kill Soleimani: report

Washington Post report: Sec. Pompeo urged Pres. Trump to kill Gen. Soleimani after a long push for aggressive action against Iran.

6.1.2020

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China eyes increased ties with Kiribati, site of space tracking station

China eyes increased ties with Kiribati, site of space tracking station

6.1.2020

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Spain faces uncertain future as a historic coalition is set to take power

Spain faces uncertain future as a historic coalition is set to take power

6.1.2020

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Trump doubles down on threat to Iran culture sites as Pompeo vows administration will 'behave lawfully'

Trump doubles down on threat to Iran culture sites as Pompeo vows administration will 'behave lawfully'

6.1.2020

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Nick Jonas Gives His Golden Globes Tux a Western Twist with a Prada Bolo Tie

Who needs a stuffy tie anyway?

6.1.2020

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Must-See Celebrity Instagram Posts of the Week

Is 'Younger' star Nico Tortorella trying to break Instagram with this steamy and totally nude and absolutely NSFW selfie!? (viatoofab)

5.1.2020

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World is safer because of Iranian commander's death: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

World is safer because of Iranian commander's death: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

5.1.2020

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Mike Pompeo says Trump 'doesn't want war' with Iran, rejects accusations president threatening 'war crimes'

Mike Pompeo says Trump 'doesn't want war' with Iran, rejects accusations president threatening 'war crimes'

5.1.2020

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Over the edge: The incredible life and mysterious death of Peter Ivers

5.1.2020

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World is safer because of Iranian commander's death: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was on ABC's 'This Week,' following the killing of Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani.

5.1.2020

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Players must want to sacrifice everything, says new China coach Li

Players must want to sacrifice everything, says new China coach Li

5.1.2020

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