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Trump's Decision on CIA Weapons Shipments Dooms Syrian ...
... special operations commander with current experience in Syria, who, like others who spoke to U.S. News for this story, asked to remain anonymous to discuss ...

U.S. News — July 22, 2017


Calm Down Liberals, the Sky Isn't Falling | The Report: Opinion | US ...
Patrick Riccards served as a senior Democratic aide in Congress, working for U.S. Sens. Robert C. Byrd and Bill Bradley, among others. He is the chief ...

U.S. News — July 15, 2017


'Jody' Is the Guy Many Service Members Know | Virginia News | US ...
A soldier stationed at an Army base in Texas, who asked to remain anonymous for privacy reasons, said "Jody has gotten" him a couple of times, most notably ...

U.S. News — July 15, 2017


Rainbow Family, Forest Service Disagree on Festival Impact ...
Tim, an Ashland resident who declined to give his last name, said he has attended Rainbow Family gatherings since 1981 and hasn't noticed lasting negative ...

U.S. News — July 8, 2017


China Defends Prison Care of Ailing Nobel Peace Laureate Liu ...
"We cannot comment on Liu Xiaobo case," said a person who answered phone at the Shenyang judicial bureau and who refused to give his name. Liu, a literary  ...

U.S. News — July 4, 2017


U.S. to Unveil Enhanced Airline Security Plan to Avoid Laptop Ban ...
... to avoid an expansion of an in-cabin ban on laptops and other large electronic devices because they might carry bombs, sources briefed on the matter said.

U.S. News — July 1, 2017


Pennsylvania Legislature Eyes Wider DNA Sampling of Convicts ...
A Senate Republican aide said Friday one of the bills could get a final vote before lawmakers adjourn for the summer. "Not only will some crimes be solved,  ...

U.S. News — June 24, 2017


Trump Seen Hardening Line Toward Pakistan After Afghan War ...
... (will be) saying, you aren't taking out our enemies, so therefore we are taking them out ourselves," the Pakistan expert, who declined to be identified, said.

U.S. News — June 22, 2017


The Latest: Scalise on the Mend, Now in 'Serious' Condition ...
... according to a person familiar with the case who was not authorized to speak publicly and spoke to The Associated Press Saturday on condition of anonymity.

U.S. News — June 20, 2017


Dems Say They'll Slow Senate Work Over Secretive Care Bill ...
A senior Democratic aide says the effort will begin Monday evening. It will include trying to force votes aimed at drawing attention to the lack of transparency, ...

U.S. News — June 19, 2017


Democrats Stall Senate Work to Protest Healthcare Secrecy | U.S. ...
... patients and families nationwide, without so much as a single public hearing or a robust floor debate," said the Democratic aide, who asked not to be named.

U.S. News — June 19, 2017


In Greece, Refugee Women and Children Live in Limbo | World ...
Like other women, Soha declined to give her last name or be identified in photographs, fearing it could affect her application to join her husband in Germany.

U.S. News — June 19, 2017


Donald Trump Says DREAMers Can Stay | National News | US News
A senior White House official, speaking on background, did not say whether the White House was still reviewing the DACA program and added, "quite frankly, ...

U.S. News — June 17, 2017


Report: Trump Under Investigation for Obstruction of Justice | Ken ...
But five people briefed on the matter said the special counsel is interviewing senior intelligence officials including Dan Coats, director of national intelligence;  ...

U.S. News — June 15, 2017


Woman Facing Deportation Seeks Sanctuary in Cambridge Church ...
... where immigration could come for me," the 26-year-old woman, who asked to remain anonymous, said through an interpreter because she speaks Spanish.

U.S. News — June 6, 2017


Trump Filed for an Extension on His 2016 Tax Return | Business ...
The official was not authorized to discuss the president's taxes and insisted on anonymity. Tax Day this year was on April 18. The Internal Revenue Service ...

U.S. News — June 6, 2017


Japan's Shinzo Abe Remains Comfortably in Power | Best Countries ...
And according to people close to the prime minister, there is something larger at work that motivates Abe. "Essentially, he thinks being the prime minister is a ...

U.S. News — June 2, 2017


The Latest: Swedish Envoy Says Climate Pullout Would Hurt US ...
The official has insisted on anonymity in order to discuss the decision before the official announcement. Trump promised during his 2016 campaign that he'd ...

U.S. News — June 1, 2017


Marc Kasowitz, Longtime Trump Attorney, Set to Aid President Amid ...
That's according to two people familiar with the decision. They demanded anonymity because they're not authorized to disclose personnel moves. The people ...

U.S. News — May 30, 2017


Donald Trump Praises Duterte for an 'Unbelievable Job' on Drug ...
According to the Times, a senior Trump administration official in Washington, who was not authorized to publicly discuss the call and insisted on anonymity, ...

U.S. News — May 28, 2017


Exclusive: Venezuela Holds 5,000 Russian Surface-To-Air ...
A former Venezuelan senior army general and minister, who asked not to be named because of the sensitivity of the information, told Reuters the MANPADS ...

U.S. News — May 22, 2017


AP Source: Usmanov Bid to Buy Arsenal Rejected by Kroenke ...
A person familiar with the situation says Arsenal shareholder Alisher Usmanov has had an offer to buy out owner Stan Kroenke rejected. | May 19, 2017, at 4:03  ...

U.S. News — May 19, 2017


The Latest: Juror Says Cop Shouldn't Return to Patrol Duty ...
The man spoke on condition of anonymity because he said jurors did not want to be identified with such a volatile case. Crutcher was shot in September after ...

U.S. News — May 19, 2017


Ivanka Trump to Take Part in Presidential Trip | Political News | US ...
The official insisted on anonymity in order to discuss planning details. The official says in Saudi Arabia, Ivanka Trump will take part in a roundtable to discuss ...

U.S. News — May 19, 2017


Lyft Partners With Waymo to Launch Self-Driving Car Pilots | Top ...
Uber says it did not steal or use Waymo secrets. Talks on the Waymo and Lyft collaboration between began last summer, a person familiar with the situation said ...

U.S. News — May 17, 2017


Be Skeptical of Trump-Bashing Anonymous Sources | Thomas ...
According to a former colleague of mine who asked not to be identified by name, the use of anonymous sources in hit pieces aimed at President Donald Trump ...

U.S. News — May 17, 2017


In Senegal, Iran and Saudi Arabia Vie for Religious Influence | World ...
Al-Mustafa is now Iran's main tool for promoting Shi'ism, said the professor, who also declined to be named. Its aim is "to train people to be loyal to the Islamic ...

U.S. News — May 17, 2017


Neighbors: Mosque Fight About Location, Not Discrimination | New ...
Justice Department officials said the town discriminated against the Islamic Society based on religion along with other claims. Bernards Township's request that ...

U.S. News — May 17, 2017


Trump Details Anti-Abortion Ban Over US Global Health Aid ...
Senior administration officials said Monday that a plan to expand the so-called " Mexico City Policy" had gone into effect. The policy would apply broadly to ...

U.S. News — May 17, 2017


Japan Favors Aegis Ashore Over THAAD to Boost Missile Defense ...
Gabrielle Levy | May 12, 2017. Sources close to Comey have begun to speak out, contradicting the president's account of his conversations with his fired FBI ...

U.S. News — May 17, 2017


Embroiled in Controversies, Trump Seeks Boost on Foreign Trip ...
One Republican official, who requested anonymity in order to speak freely, said after meeting Trump recently he did not think the president had a firm enough ...

U.S. News — May 17, 2017


Former Republican Congressman Mike Rogers a Candidate to ...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A senior White House official said former Republican congressman Mike Rogers is being considered as a candidate to replace FBI ...

U.S. News — May 11, 2017


Acting FBI Chief Declines to Say if Trump Is Under Investigation ...
Former Republican congressman Mike Rogers is being considered as a candidate to replace Comey, a senior White House official said. (Reporting by Susan ...

U.S. News — May 11, 2017


Spontaneous Protests Wrongfoot Police, Loosening India's Grip on ...
The bigger challenge is how to control protesters, how to engage with them," said one senior army official, who asked not to be named because he was not ...

U.S. News — May 11, 2017


AP Source: Cardinals, QB Blaine Gabbert Agree on 1-Year Deal ...
... situation says quarterback Blaine Gabbert has agreed to a one-year contract with the Arizona Cardinals. The person did not want to be identified because the  ...

U.S. News — May 11, 2017


Acting FBI Chief Contradicts White House on Comey Firing | Political ...
White House and other U.S. officials insisted on anonymity to disclose private conversations. A farewell letter from Comey that circulated among friends and ...

U.S. News — May 11, 2017


Former U.S. Representative Brown of Florida Found Guilty of Fraud ...
... court on Thursday of fraud for helping to raise $800,000 for a bogus charity and using the funds for concerts and golf, U.S. Justice Department officials said.

U.S. News — May 11, 2017


Ousted Obama Official to Speak on Trump Aide's Russia Talks ...
The revelation came after interviews with a host of former U.S. officials, most of whom spoke on the condition of anonymity in order to discuss sensitive national ...

U.S. News — May 11, 2017


State Department Says Aware of North Korean Detention of American
... a U.S. citizen was detained in North Korea and will work through the Swedish embassy in Pyongyang on the case, a State Department official said on Sunday.

U.S. News — May 9, 2017


Firebrand Monk Wirathu Travels to Myanmar's Troubled Rakhine State
“We are concerned about his trip because he always spreads hate of Muslims," said the leader, who declined to be identified for fear of reprisals. "We informed ...

U.S. News — May 9, 2017


Trump Will Visit the Vatican, Saudi Arabia and Israel in First Foreign ...
In a call with reporters Thursday afternoon, senior administration officials said combating extremism -- as well as acknowledging and respecting Islam's holiest  ...

U.S. News — May 9, 2017


Softening His Approach, Trump Helps Seal a Healthcare Deal | Top ...
A senior White House official said Trump worked the phones this time and realized it had been a mistake to set a deadline the first time. Trump spoke with ...

U.S. News — May 8, 2017


Made in North Korea: as Tougher Sanctions Loom, More Local ...
The trader did not want to be identified. China has been rocked by a number of food safety scandals in recent years, including contaminated rice and milk ...

U.S. News — May 8, 2017


A Commando's Tale: Sarasota Native Is Special Ops Legend ...
Alex — who, for security reasons, did not want his last name used in this story — served with Keller in Special Forces and later in Special Operations.

U.S. News — May 1, 2017


AP Source: Nationals CF Eaton Out for Season With Hurt Knee ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says that Washington Nationals center fielder Adam Eaton will miss the rest of the season with a torn ...

U.S. News — April 30, 2017


Sanctions Short-Circuit Russia's Electricity Plans for Annexed Crimea
It also shines a light on decision-making under President Vladimir Putin and the tendency, according to people close to the Kremlin, to make grand political ...

U.S. News — April 30, 2017


Didi Seeks $6 Billion Funding, to Become China's Second-Most ...
They declined to be identified because they are not authorized to speak publicly. Didi Chuxing and Softbank declined to comment, while Silver Lake, China ...

U.S. News — April 29, 2017


Weighing Arms Sale, U.S. Seeks Saudi Pledge on Yemen Civilian ...
... coalition is supporting the legitimate Yemeni government and defending itself from Houthi incursion into Saudi territory," a State Department official said.

U.S. News — April 26, 2017


The Latest: Mayor's Lawyers Seek Sanctions in Sex Abuse Suit ...
The mayor and guests that night contradict statements in the subpoena that were based on an anonymous source. Beauregard didn't respond immediately to ...

U.S. News — April 25, 2017


China Ready to Mediate Between Myanmar, Bangladesh Over ...
He declined to be named, saying he was not authorized to speak to the media. " The envoy told us at the meeting that they were ready to help if necessary," the ...

U.S. News — April 25, 2017


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