White House: Ukraine aid held up in part over election probe

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The White House acknowledged Thursday that President Donald Trump's decision to hold up military aid to Ukraine was linked to his demand that Kyiv investigate the Democratic National Committee and the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign, a shifting new explanation about events at the heart of the impeachment inquiry.
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Vice President Mike Pence said a five-day cease-fire in northern Syria will allow for a Kurdish withdrawal from a security zone roughly 20 miles south
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Vice President Mike Pence said a five-day cease-fire in northern Syria will allow for a Kurdish withdrawal from a security zone roughly 20 miles south of the Turkish border,

US hails Turkish cease-fire; Kurds must vacate border area

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The U.S. and Turkey agreed Thursday to a cease-fire in the Turks' deadly attacks on Kurdish fighters in northern Syria, requiring the Kurds to vacate the area in an arrangement that largely solidifies Turkey's position and aims in the weeklong conflict. The deal includes a conditional halt to American economic sanctions.
President Donald Trump at a news conference with Italian President Sergio Mattarella in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Oct. 16, 2019.
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US picks Trump resort for G-7; critics call choice 'brazen'

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For Twin Cities housing market, fall is in the air

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