Washington Post

White House adviser asked FBI to dispute Russia reports
Washington Post
WASHINGTON — White House chief of staff Reince Priebus asked a top FBI official to dispute media reports that President Donald Trump's campaign advisers were frequently in touch with Russian intelligence agents during the election, a White House ...
Reports Say White House Asked FBI To Dispute Stories About Russia TiesHuffington Post
White House chief of staff urged FBI to dispute Trump-Russia reportABC News
Democrats slam White House over report it asked FBI to downplay Russia storiesPolitico
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The Boston Globe

Police say nerve agent found on Kim Jong Un's slain half-brother
The Boston Globe
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — The poison used to kill the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader at a crowded air terminal in Malaysia was the banned chemical weapon VX nerve agent, police said Friday. Eleven days after the deadly toxin was used, ...
North Korea's Palace IntrigueNew York Times
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The Meaning of Kim Jong-nam's MurderThe Atlantic
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India Condemns Deadly Shooting in Kansas, a Possible Hate Crime
New York Times
NEW DELHI — The government of India expressed shock on Friday over a shooting in a Kansas bar that killed an Indian engineer and injured another Indian man as well as an American who tried to intervene. Federal prosecutors are investigating the ...
Deadly shooting at Kansas sports bar was racially motivated, witnesses sayFox News
Kansas Man Arrested In Shooting That Reportedly Targeted ForeignersNPR
Witnesses: Man used slurs before shooting 2 Indians at barNBC2 News
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Washington Post

VP Pence: 'America's Obamacare nightmare is about to end'
Washington Post
Vice President Pence forcefully defended on Thursday night the Trump administration's plans to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, saying the law known as Obamacare is a “nightmare” and that the administration is committed to “an orderly ...
Advisers assure conservatives Trump will press on 'promises' that got him electedWashington Times
Pence takes victory lap at CPAC: 'This is our time'The Hill
Pence: GOP full tilt on Obamacare repealPolitico
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The Boston Globe

White House suggests US may act against recreational pot
The Boston Globe
The Trump administration, linking marijuana to the scourge of opioid abuse, raised the prospect Thursday of a federal crackdown on recreational pot, which remains illegal under federal law even as eight states, including Massachusetts, have legalized ...
State Pot Officials: 'Impossible To Discern' White House Action On Retail PotCBS Local
Spicer Expects 'Greater Enforcement' Against Recreational PotU.S. News & World Report

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Washington Post

Making America great again apparently includes Cold War-era nuclear dominance
Washington Post
At the end of last year, after he won the election but before he was inaugurated, President-elect Donald Trump decided to proactively set U.S. nuclear policy via Twitter. “The United States must greatly strengthen and expand its nuclear capability ...
Trump calls for building up nuke arsenal to be 'top of the pack'The Hill
White House: US will not 'yield its supremacy' on nuclear frontPolitico
Trump wants to make sure US nuclear arsenal at 'top of the pack'Reuters
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Washington Post

President Trump once opposed bathroom laws and pledged to protect transgender Americans
Washington Post
There are two apparent ironies at the heart of the Trump administration's announcement Wednesday afternoon that it would rescind an Obama-era order allowing transgender students to use the school bathroom matching their gender identities. The first is ...
As president, Trump juggles loyalties on LGBT issuesSalon
Trump Rescinds Rules on Bathrooms for Transgender StudentsNew York Times
5 Devastating Cartoons About Trump's Trans Policy That Make A Powerful PointBustle
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Reuters

Islamic State car bomb kills dozens in northwest Syria
Reuters
A still image taken from a video posted on social media uploaded on February 24, 2017, shows a pool of blood amid damaged motorcycles at a site of an Islamic State car bomb explosion, said to be in Sousian village near al-Bab, Syria. Social Media/ via ...
Car bomb kills dozens in SyriaCNN
Dozens killed in Syria car bombNew York Post
ISIS kills at least 41 people in car bomb attack targeting Syrian familiesNew York Daily News
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Reuters

Iraqi PM orders air force strike against Islamic State inside Syria
Reuters
Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announces the start of an offensive to retake the western side of Mosul as troops begin to move towards Islamic State, in this still image from video by Iraqiya TV February 19, 2017. Iraqiya TV/via Reuters TV ...
Situation Report: Iraqi Army mobilizes to take back Mosul; …Foreign Policy (blog)
Iraqi forces inside west Mosul proper after taking military baseUPI.com
Battle for Mosul: Key military base retaken from ISISCNN
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Android Headlines

Google Messenger App Rebranded As “Android Messages”
Android Headlines
The Google Messenger messaging app has now been renamed to “Android Messages.” The change was introduced through a client-side update that started rolling out on Thursday and should already be available for download from the Google Play Store in ...
Android Messages will be the new default texting app Google wants you to useThe Verge
Google Replaces Android Default Texting App With A Deadly iMessage RivalTech Times
RCS, Google's answer to iMessage, expands to 27 more carriers and OEMsTechCrunch
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