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Thousands of Guard troops to stay in Washington as threats target lawmakers ahead of impeachment trial

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WASHINGTON — Federal law enforcement officials are examining a number of threats aimed at members of Congress as the second trial of former President Donald Trump nears, including ominous chatter about killing legislators or attacking them outside of the U.S. Capitol, a U.S. official told The Associated Press. The threats, and concerns that armed protesters […]

Thousands of Guard troops to stay in Washington as threats target lawmakers ahead of impeachment trial

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WASHINGTON — Federal law enforcement officials are examining a number of threats aimed at members of Congress as the second trial of former President Donald Trump nears, including ominous chatter about killing legislators or attacking them outside of the U.S. Capitol, a U.S. official told The Associated Press. The threats, and concerns that armed protesters […]

Thousands of National Guard troops pour into Washington as states answer the call

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Interviews: National Guardsmen in U.S. capital for inauguration National Guard troops in Washington in the wake of a deadly attack on the U.S. Capitol building on Jan. 6 talk about the experience of being mobilized to the city in the midst of potential unrest around the inauguration of President-Elect Joe Biden. WASHINGTON — By the […]

Tens of thousands of veteran caregivers now eligible for the coronavirus vaccine through VA

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Tens of thousands of caregivers providing critical medical support to disabled veterans will be eligible to receive coronavirus vaccine doses soon under a new policy announced by the Department of Veterans Affairs this week. The move comes after a coalition of veterans groups lobbied for the caregivers to be pushed to the top of the […]

Tens of thousands of veteran caregivers now eligible for the coronavirus vaccine through VA

Tens of thousands of caregivers providing critical medical support to disabled veterans will be eligible to receive coronavirus vaccine doses soon under a new policy announced by the Department of Veterans Affairs this week. The move comes after a coalition of veterans groups lobbied for the caregivers to be pushed to the top of the […]

There are still tens of thousands of military absentee ballots yet to be counted

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Could absentee ballots coming from military voters and U.S. citizens overseas still make a difference in this election, even after most of the counting is done? That remains to be seen, with the changing margins of votes. In four of the states that are still in play for the president’s race, election officials allow absentee […]

There are still tens of thousands of military absentee ballots yet to be counted

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Could absentee ballots coming from military voters and U.S. citizens overseas still make a difference in this election, even after most of the counting is done? That remains to be seen, with the changing margins of votes. In four of the states that are still in play for the president’s race, election officials allow absentee […]

There are still tens of thousands of military absentee ballots yet to be counted

there-are-still-tens-of-thousands-of-military-absentee-ballots-yet-to-be-counted

Could absentee ballots coming from military voters and U.S. citizens overseas still make a difference in this election, even after most of the counting is done? That remains to be seen, with the changing margins of votes. In four of the states that are still in play for the president’s race, election officials allow absentee […]

US withdrawing thousands of troops from Iraq and Afghanistan

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WASHINGTON — The United States will pull thousands of troops out of Iraq and Afghanistan by November, the top American commander for the Middle East said Wednesday, as President Donald Trump tries to make good on his campaign promise to get America out of “endless wars.” During a visit to Iraq, Marine Gen. Frank McKenzie, […]

US withdrawing thousands of troops from Iraq and Afghanistan

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WASHINGTON — The United States will pull thousands of troops out of Iraq and Afghanistan by November, the top American commander for the Middle East said Wednesday, as President Donald Trump tries to make good on his campaign promise to get America out of “endless wars.” During a visit to Iraq, Marine Gen. Frank McKenzie, […]