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Kaine blasts Trump comments: I couldn't believe he said it

Sen. Tim KaineTimothy (Tim) Michael KaineKaine: Deadly Niger mission was unauthorized Overnight Defense: Trump pulls US out of Iran nuke deal | …

Billionaire Entrepreneur to Send World's First Private Landing Craft to the Moon

A billionaire entrepreneur who made his fortune during the dot com boom is one step closer to making a literal moonshot of a business opportunity become a reality.<p>Moon Express, a private space company co-founded by Naveen Jain, along with fellow entrepreneurs and space fanatics Bob Richards and …

Kerry defends $400 million payment to Iran, says U.S. does not pay ransoms

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday defended the Obama administration’s payment of $400 million in cash to Iran, denying it was a ransom for the release of American prisoners by Tehran or tied to the Iran nuclear deal.<p>“The United States does not pay ransoms,” …

South Asia

Dylann Roof, Accused Charleston Church Shooter, Was Assaulted in Jail

Accused Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof was assaulted by an inmate Thursday morning while outside of his holding cell at the Charleston County …

Crime

Sen. Ayotte down 10 in latest New Hampshire poll

Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.) is trailing her Democratic rival, Gov. Maggie Hassan, by 10 points in what has been one of the tightest Senate races in the country, according to a new poll from WBUR Radio.<p>The poll, which was conducted between July 19 and Aug. 1, shows 50 percent of respondents saying …