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Trump dubiously takes credit for US energy independence from Saudi Arabia, as oil prices spike after drone attack

Trump dubiously takes credit for US energy independence from Saudi Arabia, as oil prices spike after drone attack

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

President Trump Monday said that the US was no longer dependent on Middle Eastern oil, a reference to recent, destabilizing attacks on a Saudi production facility. "Because we...
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Trump pledges to help allies in Middle East after Saudi attacks

3 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   6 articles

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday the United States would help its allies despite U.S. energy independence, after Washington blamed Iran for an attack on Saudi Arabia...
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Trump officials claim that satellite imagery and the direction of the Saudi oil field attack prove that Iran was to blame

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   4 articles

US officials have revealed evidence that they claim indicates likely Iranian responsibility for Saturday's attack on two major oil fields in eastern Saudi Arabia. President...
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Schrödinger's Impeachment

3 hours ago   |   The New Republic

It's‌ ‌one‌ ‌of‌ ‌the‌ ‌most‌ ‌famous‌ ‌thought‌ ‌experiments‌ ‌ever‌ ‌devised.‌ “A‌ ‌cat‌ ‌is‌ ‌penned‌ ‌up‌ ‌in‌ ‌a‌ ‌steel‌ ‌chamber,”‌ ‌the‌ ‌physicist‌ ‌Erwin‌...
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The Blood-Dimmed Tide

The Blood-Dimmed Tide

3 hours ago   |   The New Republic

It's the year 2100. The nationalist ideology popularized by Donald Trump, Jair Bolsonaro, and Boris Johnson has not only retained its hold on industrialized nations, but also...
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Amy Klobuchar to embark on tour of 'blue wall' states

Amy Klobuchar to embark on tour of 'blue wall' states

4 hours ago   |   Politico

Sen. Amy Klobuchar is kicking off a “blue wall” tour this week, making stops in Pennsylvania, Michigan and Wisconsin, according to a schedule shared with POLITICO. The...
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John Oliver Got Personal Talking About Legal Immigration on Last Week Tonight

5 hours ago   |   Time

“Immigration is the system that brought you Albert Einstein, Yo Yo Ma and me,” said John Oliver on Sunday's Last Week Tonight. Immigration is one of the issues that President...
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Biggest oil price surge since 1991 as 'locked and loaded' U.S. points finger at Iran for attack

5 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

An attack on Saudi Arabia that shut 5% of global crude output caused the biggest surge in oil prices since 1991, after U.S. officials blamed Iran and President Donald Trump...
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Trump launches ambitious play to turn New Mexico red

Trump launches ambitious play to turn New Mexico red

5 hours ago   |   Politico

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - John McCain lost New Mexico by nearly 15 percentage points in 2008. Four years later, Mitt Romney pulled two top staffers from the ground here with weeks to...
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Tehran says there will be no Rouhani-Trump meeting at UN

Tehran says there will be no Rouhani-Trump meeting at UN

6 hours ago   |   RT

There will be no meeting between Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his US counterpart Donald Trump at the United Nations, Iranian state television reported on Monday, after...
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Dems call for Kavanaugh's impeachment after new sexual misconduct claims arise

Dems call for Kavanaugh's impeachment after new sexual misconduct claims arise

Several Democratic presidential candidates on Sunday lined up to call for the impeachment of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh in the face of a new, uninvestigated... Read more ...

Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy as part of settlement

Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy as part of settlement

The filing late Sunday night in White Plains, New York, was anticipated before and after the tentative deal, which could be worth up to $12 billion over time, was struck. Read more ...

Trump: US 'locked and loaded depending on verification' of attack on Saudi...

Trump: US 'locked and loaded depending on verification' of attack on Saudi oil field

President Donald Trump on Sunday evening tweeted that the U.S. has "reason to believe that we know" who is responsible for an attack on a Saudi Arabian oil field. Read more ...

Energy prices spike after Saudi oil attack as U.S. blames Iran

Energy prices spike after Saudi oil attack as U.S. blames Iran

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Ric Ocasek, Rock & Roll Hall of Famer and The Cars frontman, dead at 75

Ric Ocasek, Rock & Roll Hall of Famer and The Cars frontman, dead at 75

Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Ric Ocasek, the lead singer of the rock band The Cars, has died. He was 75. Read more ...

Christie Brinkley replaced by daughter on ‘Dancing with the Stars' after injury

Christie Brinkley replaced by daughter on ‘Dancing with the Stars' after injury

She required surgery to her wrist and arm. Read more ...

Trump suggests Iran responsible for Saudi oil attack

Trump suggests Iran responsible for Saudi oil attack

President Donald Trump on Monday hinted at potential new evidence that could prove Iran was behind a series of drone attacks in Saudia Arabia that struck the heart of its oil... Read more ...

Your daily 6: New Kavanaugh claim, walking on Old Faithful and gas pump...

Your daily 6: New Kavanaugh claim, walking on Old Faithful and gas pump prices could soar

Also in the news on Monday morning: 49,000 auto workers strike General Motors, Confederate statues stay and remembering Rick Ocasek. Read more ...

Oil prices skyrocket 20% after attacks on Saudi plants disrupt global supply

Oil prices skyrocket 20% after attacks on Saudi plants disrupt global supply

Crude prices soared as trading opened on Monday after this weekend's drone attack on key Saudi Arabian oil facilities slashed the kingdom's output by half, or more than five... Read more ...

Drew Brees' injury fears grow: ‘Significant' worry, surgery a possibility

Drew Brees' injury fears grow: ‘Significant' worry, surgery a possibility

Saints quarterback Drew Brees may have to miss some game time. According to NFL Network, the hand injury Brees suffered during the Saints' loss Sunday to the Rams is a ligament... Read more ...