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U.S. will defend troops and interests after rocket attack in Iraq, Defense Secretary says

U.S. will defend troops and interests after rocket attack in Iraq, Defense Secretary says

U.S. will defend troops and interests after rocket attack in Iraq, Defense Secretary says U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin speaks to Defense Department personnel during a visit by U.S. President Joe Biden at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, February 10, 2021. Carlos Barria | Reuters WASHINGTON – Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin warned those responsible...

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Two more women accuse New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo of inappropriate conduct

Two more women accuse New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo of inappropriate conduct

Two more women accuse New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo of inappropriate conduct New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks during the daily media briefing at the Office of the Governor of the State of New York on July 23, 2020 in New York City. Jeenah Moon | Getty Images Two more women have come forward to...

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Biden to mark ‘Bloody Sunday’ by signing voting-rights order

Biden to mark ‘Bloody Sunday’ by signing voting-rights order

Biden to mark ‘Bloody Sunday’ by signing voting-rights order U.S. President Joe Biden speaks during a roundtable meeting with Americans who will benefit from the COVID-19 pandemic relief checks that are a part of the American Rescue Plan on March 5, 2021 in Washington, DC. Samuel Corum | Getty Images President Joe Biden plans to...

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Protests erupt across Myanmar; police fire tear gas at Mandalay sit-in

Protests erupt across Myanmar; police fire tear gas at Mandalay sit-in

Protests erupt across Myanmar; police fire tear gas at Mandalay sit-in Protesters flee from tear gas fired by riot police during a demonstration against the military coup in Yangon, Myanmar on March 2, 2021. Myat Thu Kyaw | NurPhoto | Getty Images Myanmar police fired tear gas to break up a sit-in demonstration by tens...