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Veteran Showcase: Jeromy West is remembered by friends and family

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Jeromy West is fondly remembered as a Hamilton High School football and wrestling star, best friend to many and the proud owner of a...

US troops knew Iran strike was coming hours ahead

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QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA and ALI ABDUL-HASSAN Associated Press AIN AL-ASAD BASE, Iraq (AP) — American troops were informed of an imminent attack hours before a barrage...

US dismisses Iraq request to work on a troop withdrawal plan

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SAMYA KULLAB and QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA Associated Press BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq's caretaker prime minister asked Washington to work out a road map for an American...

Thousands mourn Iranian general as region braces for revenge

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QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA and SARAH EL DEEB Associated Press BAGHDAD (AP) — Thousands of militiamen and other supporters chanting "America is the Great Satan" marched in...

Pentagon says US airstrike killed powerful Iranian general

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QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA and ZEINA KARAM Associated Press BAGHDAD (AP) — The Pentagon said Thursday that the U.S. military has killed Gen. Qassem Soleimani, the head...

Iraqis defy crackdown to hold biggest protests yet

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QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA and JOSEPH KRAUSS Associated Press BAGHDAD (AP) — Tens of thousands of Iraqis massed in Baghdad's Tahrir Square on Friday in the biggest...

Masked gunmen attack protesters in Iraq holy city; 18 killed

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BAGHDAD (AP) — Masked gunmen opened fire at Iraqi protesters in the Shiite holy city of Karbala on Tuesday, killing 18 people and wounding...

Anti-government protests rage in Iraq, 7 killed

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QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA Associated Press BAGHDAD (AP) — At least seven more Iraqi protesters were killed Saturday in clashes with security forces in Baghdad and the...

Defense chief: US troops leaving Syria to go to western Iraq

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LOLITA C. BALDOR Associated Press ABOARD A U.S. MILITARY AIRCRAFT (AP) — Defense Secretary Mark Esper says that under current plans all U.S. troops leaving...