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News You Need to Know

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Julie Hirschfeld Davis, Michael D. Shear, Peter Baker
The New York Times
President Trump defended his tumultuous presidency on Tuesday and said he was eager to reach across party lines and put aside “trivial fights” to help ordinary Americans.
Abby Phillip
The Washington Post
Weeks after a U.S. Navy SEAL was killed in a covert mission in Yemen, Trump has resisted accepting responsibility for authorizing the mission.
Michael Crowley
President Trump, facing questions about a controversial military operation, made the first U.S. combat death on his watch a moment of riveting drama during his Tuesday address to Congress.