Iraq

Is Moqtada al-Sadr Trying to Stage a Jan. 6 Insurrection in Iraq?

Is Moqtada al-Sadr Trying to Stage a Jan. 6 Insurrection in Iraq?

6 hours ago   |   Foreign Policy

The cleric's “spontaneous peaceful revolution” is more of a bid to maintain his own influence-and the political status quo.
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Biden signs law to fund health benefits for veterans exposed to burn pits

1 day ago   |   NY Daily News

In a ceremony that was equal parts a personal and political victory, Biden enacted the bill on Wednesday that he made a signature goal not least because his late son, Beau...
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Veterans health bill is personal for Biden

Veterans health bill is personal for Biden

1 day ago   |   Arizona Daily Star   |   4 articles

President Joe Biden, whose elder son died of cancer after serving in Iraq, signed legislation on Wednesday expanding federal health care services for veterans who served at...
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Biden Signs Bill to Help Veterans Exposed to Toxic Burn Pits

1 day ago   |   NY Times   |   4 articles

President Biden, who has long advocated the expanded benefits, has speculated that his son Beau developed brain cancer because of exposure to burn pits when he served in Iraq.
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President Biden signs PACT Act to aid veterans exposed to toxic burn pits

1 day ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

President Joe Biden signed the bipartisan PACT Act, aiding veterans exposed to toxic burn pits in Iraq and Afghanistan, into law Wednesday morning
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Biden to sign veterans health care bill, expanding benefits for those who served near burn pits

Biden to sign veterans health care bill, expanding benefits for those who served near burn pits

1 day ago   |   WCVB   |   4 articles

It's a personal issue for Biden. His son Beau was a major in the Delaware Army National Guard, and he died of cancer after his service in Iraq.
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BETWEEN IRAQ AND A HARD PLACE

1 day ago   |   Foreign Affairs

To the Editor: Daniel Byman raises some valid concerns over the U.N. weapons inspection program in Iraq ("A Farewell to Arms Inspections," January/February 2000). Now that the...
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Shiite Muslims in Iraq, Lebanon mark festival of Ashoura

2 days ago   |   ABC News

Shiites in Iraq and Lebanon have marked Ashoura with chanting, parading and beating their chests in one of the most important dates on the religious calendar
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Burn pits recognition for veterans took decade of struggle

2 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Rosie Torres of Robstown, Texas, is no Washington lobbyist, but she's been making the long trek to Capitol Hill for some 13 years, knocking year after year on...
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Protesters block roads in Iraq after third day of power cuts

3 days ago   |   ABC News

Demonstrators blocked roads as protests broke out in southern Iraq on Monday after power outages left many without electricity during scorching peak summer heat
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Tim Anderson has successful hand surgery, out six weeks

Tim Anderson has successful hand surgery, out six weeks

KANSAS CITY - After the team lost their contest to the Royals on Wednesday night in another frustrating evening against their American League Central division rival, the... Read more ...

Harmony Montgomery believed to have been killed, New Hampshire AG says

Harmony Montgomery believed to have been killed, New Hampshire AG says

The search for missing New Hampshire girl Harmony Montgomery is now a homicide investigation, law enforcement officials said Thursday. Read more ...

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Jimmy Garoppolo trade rumors: Browns to consider acquiring 49ers QB if Deshaun Watson's suspension increases

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AG Merrick Garland asks federal court to unseal search warrant of Trump's...

AG Merrick Garland asks federal court to unseal search warrant of Trump's Mar-a-Lago home

Attorney General Merrick Garland said Thursday the Justice Department had asked a federal magistrate judge to unseal copies of the search warrant that triggered Monday's... Read more ...

Robin Lehner injury: Exploring Golden Knights' goaltending options for the...

Robin Lehner injury: Exploring Golden Knights' goaltending options for the 2022-23 season

Where do the Golden Knights turn in goal now that Lehner is out for the year? Read more ...

Chiefs training camp 2022: Patrick Mahomes expects prolific offense to carry...

Chiefs training camp 2022: Patrick Mahomes expects prolific offense to carry on despite loss of Tyreek Hill

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With new guidance, CDC ends test-to-stay for schools and relaxes COVID rules

With new guidance, CDC ends test-to-stay for schools and relaxes COVID rules

Revised guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention looks to minimize COVID-19's disruption of daily life while conceding that the pandemic isn't over. (Image... Read more ...

US Postal Service proposes temporary rate hikes for peak holiday season

US Postal Service proposes temporary rate hikes for peak holiday season

It could cost you to ship holiday packages this year via the U.S. Postal Service. Read more ...

‘Is This What It's Like to Be Jennifer Aniston?' Julie Benko Embraces the...

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All about Patriots coach Bill Belichick with bio and coaching history

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