US Ports May Be Open to Cyberthreats

According to a report written by Cmdr. Joseph Kramek, who serves in the Coast Guard Office of Congressional Affairs, US ports are wide open to a cyberattack. Read more »

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German runaway girl who converted to Islam found in Iraq

A German girl who ran away from home shortly after converting to Islam has been found as Iraqi forces liberated the northern city of Mosul from Islamic States forces, German and Iraqi officials said Saturday as authorities tried to figure out what to do with her.
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Trump denounces 'illegal leaks' in new accounts of his campaign's contact with Russia

President Donald Trump lashed out at a new report of previously undisclosed alleged contacts, calling the disclosures "illegal leaks."
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Duterte vows not to come to US: 'I've seen America, and it's lousy'

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, previously praised and invited by President Donald Trump to come to the White House, said he won't visit the United States during or after his term because the country is "lousy."
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Former Trump adviser Flynn consulting again, says brother

Embattled former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn has opened a new consulting firm called Resilient Patriot, LLC that is advising private equity firms, according to one of his brothers, who says Flynn is "moving on with his life."
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Russia: 'Safe zone' in Syria's Ghouta demarcated

The zone is one of four proposed in a plan approved in May by Russia and Iran, which support Syrian President Bashar Assad, and Turkey, which backs rebels fighting his forces
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Attorney General blasts sanctuary cities in Philadelphia appearance

In an appearance in Philadelphia on Friday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said sanctuary cities like Philadelphia were harming their residents by not cooperating with the feds.
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