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USS Mason fired on again

The attempted missile strikes is the most serious escalation yet of USA involvement in Yemen's civil war. Kerry says they were freed Saturday as part of complicated diplomatic arrangement that included airlifts for Yemenis wounded by an airstrike this past week by a Saudi-led coalition.



Super typhoon slams into northeastern Philippines

As a powerful typhoon threatens to hit the country, President Duterte has assured the government is "ready for everything" in mitigating the impact of the storm. "We can't go out because the wind is so intense, trees are being forced down", Councilor Elisa Arugay told DZMM radio from Camasi village in Penablanca.


Clinton, Trump neck-and-neck in new Texas poll

Clinton, Trump neck-and-neck in new Texas poll

Smith was a featured speaker at the Republican National Convention in July, where she delivered an emotional speech blaming Clinton for her son's death and accusing her of lying to families about what sparked the attack. This time , Trump has invited Patricia Smith, whose son Sean died in a United State consulate in Benghazi - an attack that many conservatives blamed at least in part on Clinton.


Clinton leads Trump by 9 points heading into last debate

Clinton leads Trump by 9 points heading into last debate

Since the first debate on September 26 at Hofstra University, Clinton's largely stayed out of the spotlight as Trump's campaign reels from accusations about his treatment of women, including numerous allegations of sexual misconduct. Notes on the conversation describe discussion about a "quid pro quo" in which the email's classification would be changed and State would allow the Federal Bureau of Investigation to place more agents in countries where they hadn't been permitted.


Marco Rubio Warns GOP On WikiLeaks: 'Tomorrow, It Could Be Us'

Marco Rubio Warns GOP On WikiLeaks: 'Tomorrow, It Could Be Us'

Sen. Marco Rubio says Republicans shouldn't talk about John Podesta emails leaked by the hacktivist group WikiLeaks , because they may have been hacked by Russians. The U.S. government has publicly accused the Russian government of hacks and email leaks targeting U.S. political institutions. "This is not a Republican or Democrat issue", said Rubio, "this is an America issue, and I think there are plenty of points the secretary can be criticized on outside the stuff on Wikileaks".



Turkey's Erdogan tells Iraqi leader to 'know his place'

Ankara has maintained that it is there to train Sunni fighters opposed to the Islamic State as well as Kurdish peshmerga fighters. "The loss of direct road access to cross-border smuggling routes into Turkey severely restricts the group's ability to recruit new fighters from overseas, while the Iraqi government is poised to launch its offensive on Mosul", he said.