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Space capsule with 3 astronauts returns to Earth
A Russian Soyuz capsule with three astronauts has landed after nearly six months aboard the International Space Station
'Thank Your for Your Service' director wants to make plight of returning vets 'personal again'
Miles Teller stars as Sgt. Adam Schumann in the new movie "Thank You for Your Service," which opens this weekend. Based on true events, the movie looks at the lives of several servicemen coming home from the Iraq War, grappling with issues such as post-traumatic stress disorder and the complex
Martha Raddatz reflects on her upcoming miniseries about 'Black Sunday:' 'It's different than anything I’ve ever done'
At a time when service, sacrifice and Gold Star families are at the forefront of the nation’s dialogue, ABC News’ Martha Raddatz reflected on her “most important project” on the “Powerhouse Politics” podcast. “It’s different than anything I’ve ever done. It’s really the most important project I’ve
ANALYSIS: George W. Bush takes on Trump without even mentioning him by name
It was a wholesale takedown of Trumpism – and it didn’t even mention “Donald Trump.” Former President George W. Bush today sought to reclaim the Republican Party , along with the broader national political discourse, from the current occupant of the Oval Office. In one sweeping speech, delivered
High alert amid fear of war in Iraq a looming minefield for US-led coalition
About 6,000 Kurdish Peshmerga reinforcements have been moved into defensive positions around the oil-rich city of Kirkuk, Iraq, amid fear of attack from Iraqi troops, officials from the semi-autonomous region of northern Iraq say. Kurdistan Vice PresidentKosrat Rasul told Rudaw News the
The Note: What's dangerously serious about Trump's feud with Corker
THE TAKE with ABC News' Rick Klein What happened to the calm part? The storms have begun, and just might spill over into real wars before they're done. Sen. Bob Corker’s public feud with President Trump is no mere war of words , even in the Trumpian insult era. Corker is blowing the lid off of
'We don't allow families to own tanks' and should control guns too: Democratic lawmaker
A Massachusetts Democrat who served in the Iraq War and now serves in Congress calls for "commonsense" steps to reduce gun violence. A Virginia Republican who is also an Iraq War veteran serving in Congress cautions that in the wake of the Las Vegas massacre it's important to maintain “clarity
Reporter’s Notebook: Moving Muhammed Ali higher with silent protests
The last time I remember a national political conversation like this was in the run-up to the Iraq War . Not since Rosie O’Donnell was on daytime television screaming across a split-screen at Elisabeth Hasselbeck has there been a time when those in my personal circles were this polarized. It seems
'Career Canines': TSA dog deploys to Texas after Hurricane Harvey
Reading on the ABC News app? Watch the full premiere episode of “Career Canines” on Facebook . Odey, a Hungarian Vizsla trained to detect explosives, recently deployed to Houston, Texas in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey and has even been called upon to help at the presidential inauguration .
What Trump has said about Afghanistan in the past
President Donald Trump 's announcement tonight on U.S. strategy in Afghanistan may be at odds with prior positions he has taken on a conflict that has become the longest war in U.S. history. Trump's exact plans have not been released ahead of his comments tonight , but some of his top advisers,