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The United States' Last 24 Hours In Kabul Have Seen Unusual Collaboration.
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Taliban fighters, bone-tired like everyone else in Kabul, spent the final moments of the 20-year Afghanistan war watching the night skies for flares that would indicate the US was gone, while US gen…

More Than 50,000 Evacuees From Afghanistan Are Expected To Enter The United States.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Following the fall of Kabul, at least 50,000 Afghans are expected to be admitted to the United States as part of an “enduring commitment” to help people who aided the American war…

As More Migrant Children Arrive, They Spend Weeks In US Shelters.
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Five months after the Biden administration declared an emergency and raced to set up shelters to house a record number of children crossing the U.S.-Mexico border alone, child welfare advocates say…

Biden Highlights Afghan Evacuations But Warns That ‘A Lot Could Still Go Wrong’
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President Joe Biden praised the United States' increasing number of Afghan evacuations on Sunday, but admitted that such a massive operation is not without "pain and loss." In a televised address f…

The United States Women's Basketball Team Defeats Japan To Capture Its Seventh Consecutive Gold Medal.
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SAITAMA, Japan (AP) — Sue Bird finished her unblemished 17-year Olympic career with a record-tying fifth gold medal. All she and longtime US teammate Diana Taurasi have done on the international s…

Employers In The United States Added 943,000 Jobs In July As The Economy Recovered.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Hiring increased by 943,000 jobs in July, lowering the unemployment rate to 5.4% as the U.S. economy continues to recover with surprising vigor from last year's coronavirus shutdo…

According To The White House, More Than 110 Million Vaccine Doses Were Sent Abroad.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States has donated and shipped more than 110 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine to more than 60 countries ranging from Afghanistan to Zambia, according to the White Hous…

Churches In The United States Are Dealing With The Traumatic Legacy Of Native American Schools
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The discovery of hundreds of unmarked graves at former residential schools for Indigenous children in Canada has reignited calls for a reckoning with the traumatic legacy of similar schools in the U…

Border Patrol Returns 7 Canadians Who Used The Library Lawn To Enter The United States
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DERBY LINE, Vt. (AP) — The United States Border Patrol said Thursday that seven people apprehended after driving across the lawn of a library built in both the United States and Canada to enter Ver…

Trump Named Two Of His Most Violent Opponents, And Jimmy Kimmel Is Perplexed
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Donald Trump appears to be dealing with two major villains at the moment, and as Jimmy Kimmel pointed out on Thursday, one is stranger than the other. This week, the former president appeared on Fo…

Biden And Putin Are Gearing Up For Their Long-awaited Face-to-face Meeting.
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GENEVA (AP) — US President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet in the Swiss city of Geneva on Wednesday for a high-stakes diplomacy session at a time when both leaders agree th…

Biden Kicks Off His Overseas Trip By Declaring That The "United States Is Back."
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MILDENHALL, England (AP) — President Joe Biden kicked off his first overseas trip of his presidency on Wednesday by declaring that “the United States is back,” as he seeks to reassert the country o…