David J. Bercuson: Macron’s right. NATO is brain dead

Last week French President Emmanuel Macron told Britain’s Economist magazine that NATO is brain dead. Macron has for some time advocated a stronger European military effort, a softer approach to Russia, and has criticized the U.S. president for his apparent wavering over NATO and his leadership (or lack thereof) regarding Turkey and Ukraine. Read More […]

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Pompeo urges coalition to take back Islamic State detainees, boost funding

WASHINGTON — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday urged members of the coalition fighting Islamic State to take jihadi detainees back to their countries and step up their funding to help restore infrastructure in Iraq and Syria, parts of which were severely damaged by conflict. Read More …read more Source:: Nationalpost       

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High school football: 6A semifinal preview, Corner Canyon vs. Lone Peak

High school football games rarely come better than Corner Canyon’s thrilling 21-17 comeback win over Lone Peak earlier this season. No. 20 Lone Peak (4-9) vs. No. 1 Corner Canyon (12-0) 6A state tournament semifinals Friday, 11 a.m. (At Rice-Eccles Stadium) Parry’s Power Guide: Corner Canyon by 12 All-time series: Corner Canyon leads 1-0 Coach […]

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New Jersey Hits Uber With $650 Million Tax Bill; Stock Slides

New Jersey Hits Uber With $650 Million Tax Bill; Stock Slides Two months after Uber decided to ignore new ignore new California legislation requiring companies to reclassify contract workers as employees – a measure which would affect up to one million residents who work as contractors and drastically impact Uber’s bottom line – more states […]

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