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Haley's pushback draws fans, rattles White House

NEW YORK (AP) — The public split between the White House and U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley this week over Russia sanctions threw a spotlight on her at-times uneasy relationship with President Donald Trump, even as her deft rebuttal bolstered talk about her own future political fortunes.<p>Haley's …

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Robinson: The Trump administration is succeeding wildly at one thing

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is succeeding wildly at one thing: sowing utter confusion about its foreign policy.<p>Perhaps “foreign policy” is …

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Report: How Long Will Mattis Remain Trump's 'Last Man Standing?'

Defense Secretary James Mattis may be the "last man standing" after President Donald Trump's purging of his national security staff in the last …

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Mattis has become a 'secret "peacenik"' in the Trump White House — and he's growing more isolated

The whirlwind reshuffling of President Donald Trump's national security team in recent weeks appears to be setting up a more hawkish turn Trump's foreign policy.<p>Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, national security adviser H.R. McMaster, and numerous National Security Council officials are out — …

U.S. Politics

U.S. National Security Aide Tells Russia Conditions For Better Ties

The new U.S. national security adviser has told Russia’s U.S. ambassador that Moscow must address U.S. concerns on election meddling, the "reckless" …

Russia

Gun control debate hits Pa. House, apologies for men arrested at Starbucks | Morning Newsletter

Happy Friday, Philadelphia. Today students across the country, including many in our region, will stage another school walkout in protest of gun …

Gun Control

Death of former Trump national security advisor HR McMaster's father labeled suspicious

Law enforcement and Pennsylvania Health Department officials are investigating the death of H.R. McMaster Sr., the father of President Donald Trump's …

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Nikki Haley knows exactly what she’s doing

Nikki Haley is right: She doesn’t get confused. In fact, she’s one of the shrewdest operators on the scene.<p>The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations made headlines this week with her acerbic response to White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow’s insistence that she had been mistaken when she …

Opinion

Cohen drops libel suits over publication of Trump dossier

President Trump’s private lawyer Michael Cohen has dropped libel suits against BuzzFeed and ​research firm Fusion GPS over the publication of a …

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New Trump Aides Are Acting Like 'Mini Executives' and Blowing Past John Kelly

The president is undermining his own chief of staff.Two of President Donald Trump’s newest additions to the West Wing are now bypassing White House …

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Report: John Bolton, Larry Kudlow Bypassing Kelly for Trump

National Security Adviser John Bolton and White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow are reporting directly to President Donald Trump and bypassing …

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Passengers Didn't Use Oxygen Masks Correctly, Photo Shows

Paying attention to flight attendants might save your life.<p>It's a simple message, but passengers often ignore or passively watch along as safety …

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Bolton meets with Russian ambassador at White House to discuss ties with Russia

President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Republicans push Mulvaney, Trump to rescind Gateway funds Pruitt spent K flying aides to Australia to prep for …

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Facility where H.R. McMaster Sr. died had uptick in deficiencies

The Philadelphia nursing home where H.R. McMaster Sr. died last Friday has had an uptick in deficiencies cited by health inspectors during annual …

U.S. Department of Justice

Sign the petition: John Bolton is dangerous. Denounce his National Security Advisor appointment.

Donald Trump announced that his National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster is out—and extremist warmonger John Bolton is in. John Bolton is downright …

National Security Advisor

The Republican Party is organised around one man

ALL presidents, Republican and Democrat, seek to remake their party in their own image. Donald Trump has been more successful than most. From the …

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There Are Going To Be Major Protests If Trump Fires This Person

President Donald Trump has tools at his disposal to force an ouster of Special Counsel Robert Mueller, which would effectively interruptongoing …

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Jaw-Jaw Better Than War-War

After six years in which he never traveled outside his country, never met with a foreign head of state, and maintained relations ranging from frosty …

North Korea

Comey Memo: Trump Complained About Flynn's 'Judgment Issues'

President Donald Trump told former FBI Director James Comey that he had serious concerns about the judgment of his first national security adviser, …

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Trump says he'll leave Kim summit if talks aren't productive; Cuomo's 'power grab' in NY

Welcome to Fox News First. Not signed up yet? Click here.<p>Developing now, Thursday, April 19, 2018<p><b>President Trump says he would walk away from a historic summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un if he felt the talks were not going to be successful</b>• <b><br>Trump says the U.S. will punish Russia with new</b> …

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A-Rod’s nephew abducted in Lamborghini sale gone bad

Norberto Susini (left) is Alex Rodriguez's nephew.<p>Alex Rodriguez’s nephew was kidnapped and held for ransom in a Midtown hotel Wednesday night when a …

Times Square

Midday open thread: Babies, dogs and 'mayochup'

• In case you missed it:<p>In a rare move, the Senate on Wednesday night voted to change longstanding rules to allow newborns -- for the first time -- …

Liberal View

Eli Manning hesitation helped keep Peyton out of the booth

Eli and Peyton Manning in 2014<p>In rejecting Fox and ESPN’s primetime broadcast booths, Peyton Manning said he did not want to be a “critic at this …

NFL

Hanson: Will Syrian airstrikes take US down slippery slope of more involvement in the Middle East?

Was the latest round of airstrikes in Syria a one-time hit to restore deterrence and stop the future use of chemical weapons, or was it part of a …

Middle East

Father of Trump's ousted National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster dies aged 84

H.R. McMaster, Sr, the father of fired National Security Advisor General H.R. McMaster (left) has died under 'suspicious circumstances' at a nursing …

National Security Advisor

Geopolitics And Economics Support Commodities Prices

The Middle East and oil.<p>Asian growth means demand.<p>European growth points to a lower dollar.<p>Fear and uncertainty in the U.S.<p>Inflation could bite …

Stock Markets

Steps Congress can take to defend America against foreign influence operations

Last week, Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster conceded that, “We have failed to impose sufficient costs… [on Russia for the Kremlin’s use of]…new and old forms …

U.S. Department of Justice

Seoul seeks peace pact; US strikes on Taliban surpass those on ISIS; Pentagon has 592 AI-related projects; Guatemala colonel arrested as MS-13 leader; and just a bit more...

<b>South Korea is seeking a Korean peace treaty.</b> Seoul has been talking with officials in Washington and Pyongyang about an agreement to end the 68-year …

Special Forces

First Saudi Cinema Opens With Popcorn and 'Black Panther'

The lights dimmed and the crowd of men and women erupted into applause and hoots as Hollywood's blockbuster "Black Panther" premiered in Saudi …

Black Panther

Thursday’s Mini-Report, 4.19.18

Today’s edition of quick hits:<p>* Good move: “Michael Cohen, the embattled lawyer for President Donald Trump, has dropped a pair of lawsuits against …

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