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U.S. diplomat accuses U.N. of bias against Israel

UNITED NATIONS — The Trump administration is strongly condemning what it calls a systemic anti-Israel bias at the United Nations, arguing Friday that U.N. monitoring of West Bank settlement activity allowed by the Obama administration is the latest example.<p>Michele Sison, the No. 2 U.S. diplomat at …

Israel

The Hottest 100 Restaurants in America, According to OpenTable

Looking to make a reservation somewhere new this weekend? You’re in luck.<p>OpenTable—the app that allows you to make online reservations, read and …

The Man Who Would Beat Bibi

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Israel

Why the white middle class is dying faster, explained in 6 charts

The complicated collapse of middle-aged white Americans.<p>In 2015, a blockbuster study came to a surprising conclusion: Middle-aged white Americans are dying younger for the first time in decades, despite positive life expectancy trends in other wealthy countries and other segments of the US …

Middle Age

Toll of London Attack Is Global for an Assailant Born in Britain

LONDON — The roster of the dead and wounded spanned the globe: a veteran Scotland Yard constable, a Mormon couple from Utah, South Korean tourists, French high schoolers and Romanian lovers.<p>The killer turned out to be homegrown, a 52-year-old Briton, Khalid Masood, who had a criminal record but was …

Extremism

Americans worry, cheer as Congress moves to upend the Affordable Care Act

A soon-to-be father whose wife is getting prenatal care through the Affordable Care Act . A woman whose mother would have been bankrupted by her cancer diagnosis had she not had ACA coverage. An older self-employed couple, insured under the law, who for “the first time in our lives” can afford to …

Health Care

Read President Trump's Interview With TIME on Truth and Falsehoods

President Trump spoke with TIME Washington Bureau Chief Michael Scherer on March 22 for a cover story about the way he has handled truth and …

Donald Trump

President Trump’s national security adviser, H.R. McMaster, says term “radical Islamic terrorism” is unhelpful

Despite McMaster’s efforts, the phrase will reportedly appear in Trump’s speech before Congress<p>On the campaign trail, President Donald Trump hit Hillary Clinton and President Barack Obama for not using the term "radical Islamic terrorism." But Trump's new national security adviser, Lt. Gen. H.R. …

Donald Trump

GOP health-care plan hangs in balance as conservatives demand changes

The Republican health-care overhaul spearheaded by House Speaker Paul D. Ryan (Wis.) and backed by President Trump hung in the balance Wednesday, as the White House signaled at the 11th hour a willingness to rework the measure to mollify conservatives.<p>After insisting for weeks that the changes …

Health Care
Donald Trump

Can Chuck Schumer Check Donald Trump?

After suggesting that he might be able to work with the President, the Senate Minority Leader is taking a harder line.<p>On a morning not long after Michael Flynn, having lied about conversations with the Russian Ambassador, was forced to step down as national-security adviser, but before Jeff …

Bernie Sanders

Article 50: A guide to Britain’s untested plan for Brexit

After a lot of speculation, a big date in Britain's path to Brexit has been set: On March 29, Prime Minister Theresa May will trigger Article 50.<p>Britons have been waiting with bated breath for this moment, which effectively starts the formal process of their country leaving the European Union. But …

United Kingdom

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May on Leading Britain Post-Brexit

<i>She stepped into a whirlwind to lead Britain into the Brexit era. But—leather trousers aside—Theresa May’s own style is decidedly no-drama. Gaby Wood meets her. Photographed by Annie Leibovitz.</i><p>If you’re running a country, most weeks present their difficulties, but the one in which I meet Theresa …

Gorsuch, a Conservative Firebrand in College, Evolved Into a Conciliator

President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee wins praise from Democrats for his civility and respect for opposing views, but some high school and college acquaintances remember him as a provocateur who took after his dynamic mother, a Reagan cabinet member<p>As confirmation hearings begin Monday, …

Donald Trump

Kellyanne Conway Is the Real First Lady of Trump’s America

On the third floor of the West Wing, one flight past the stairwell portrait of President Donald Trump talking on his Android phone, is an office once …

Trump’s media diet causes global heartburn

The president and his aides’ habit of ripping from right-wing media is offending foreign allies and flummoxing fellow Republicans.<p>President Donald Trump’s habit of repeating controversial claims from conservative media outlets — and refusing to apologize when he’s called out for a lack of evidence …

Donald Trump

The General Who Went to War On Suicide

A commander with a history of depression created a unique way to keep his soldiers from killing themselves. The Army had other ideas.<p><b>On the evening</b> of July 19, 2010, Major General Dana Pittard, the new commander of Fort Bliss in El Paso, Texas, got a call from the base’s 24-hour duty officer. A …

Mental Health

'London Bridge is down': the secret plan for the days after the Queen’s death

She is venerated around the world. She has outlasted 12 US presidents. She stands for stability and order. But her kingdom is in turmoil, and her subjects are in denial that her reign will ever end. That’s why the palace has a plan.<p>Support our journalism by becoming a member or making a one-off …

University of London

President Trump's 'Hard Power' Budget

Allocating more money for defense and a lot less for diplomacy, the White House is unveiling a spending proposal that’s meant to reflect campaign promises more than it’s meant to get through Congress.<p><i>Updated on March 16 at 9:53 a.m. ET</i><p>If Americans were taken aback by the restrained, highly scripted …

What's inside the Republican health care bill?

House GOP lawmakers are preparing to fulfill their promise to repeal Obamacare ... or major portions of it, anyway.<p>The House will vote on the legislation, called the American Health Care Act, on Thursday. Republican leadership has already made several changes to placate both conservatives and …

Health Care

Inside Donald Trump's War Against the State

At 6:35 a.m. on March 4, President Donald Trump launched an attack against the government of the United States. Deploying his favorite weapon, …

Donald Trump

Trump honors fallen Navy SEAL during unannounced trip

DOVER AIR FORCE BASE, Del. — Assuming the somber duties of commander in chief, President Donald Trump made an unannounced trip Wednesday to honor the …

U.S. Army Reserve home

March 16, 2018 - U.S. Army Reserve Sgt. Maribel Cano-Meraz is a first-generation born U.S. citizen, of Mexican descent, who grew up in Chicago in the …

NCOs discuss Army warfighting challenges at professional development session

By MARY B. GRIMES<br>CECOM Public Affairs<p>With an eye on 2017 and beyond, Command Sgt. Maj. Matthew D. McCoy, U.S. Army Communications-Electronics …

Army University Press

This year’s theme: “World Hot Spots: Which of the world’s hot spots is the Army least prepared for? Should resource… https://t.co/lB36xE4Osm<p>The theme …

STAND-TO!

<b>What is it?</b><p>The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)-managed water resources infrastructure is an immense accumulation of assets found in all 50 …

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

26 minutes ago<p>Marty Hurney's attorney shares strong words after his client is cleared from "false" allegations.<p>45 minutes ago<p>Minkah Fitzpatrick is …

These new Guard and Reserve units will deploy with active Army divisions and corps

When the 1st Infantry Division headquarters deployed to Iraq late last year, they brought with them about 100 Nebraska National Guardsmen.<p>The …

Restoring priceless ruins damaged by ISIS

CNN's Mathew Chance shows how Russia's Hermitage Museum is offering to help rebuild Palmyra.

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