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August 17, 2017

The Daily Cut: Trump councils dissolved | Hicks named | Philippines killings | Nigeria bombings | Hawaii crash

On Wednesday, U.S. President Donald Trump announced the dissolution of his manufacturing and business advisory councils, the American Manufacturing Council and Strategic and Policy Forum. On Twitter, Trump said, “Rather than putting pressure on the businesspeople of the Manufacturing Council & Strategy & Policy Forum, I am ending both. Thank you all!” On Wednesday morning, […]

August 11, 2017

The Knife Daily Cut: Kenya | US destroyer | Yemen drownings | New Orleans flooding | Diplomats in Cuba | North Korea

International election observers from the European Union, The Commonwealth and the U.S.-based Carter Center called Wednesday’s general election in Kenya “credible” and “transparent.” Preliminary results show incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta in the lead. Former U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, who co-leads the Carter Center’s election observer team, said at a press conference in Nairobi […]