Politics Jul 11

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News Wrap: Pelosi spars with progressive party members

In our news wrap Thursday, tensions simmered between House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and four progressives. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., called Pelosi’s criticism of her and three other newly elected women “outright disrespectful.” Pelosi said she was rebuking an “offensive tweet"…

World Jun 18

A U.S. military image released by the Pentagon in Washington on June 17, shows personnel that the Pentagon says are members of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy removing an unexploded limpet mine from a Japanese owned commercial motor tanker. Photo by U.S. Navy via Reuters
U.S. sending troops to Mideast amid Gulf tensions over Iran

The U.S. is sending 1,000 more troops to the Middle East as tensions in the Persian Gulf mounted Tuesday over Iran's announcement it will not comply with the international agreement that keeps it from making nuclear weapons. At the same…