President Trump has abruptly called off peace talks with the Afghan Taliban just as it appeared the insurgents and Washington were on the cusp of a deal. But why is the US fighting a war…

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Miami Dolphins play against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field in Chicago, Ill., August 13, 2015. (Jon Durr-USA Today Sports via Reuters) In the hurly-burly of politics, we usually don’t stop to note our simple,…

Boris Johnson tells John Bercow, 'You're out!': Tories will oust 'biased' Commons Speaker after he ripped up the rulebook and helped block Brexit  The Conservatives have vowed to defy convention when voters go to the…

Everyone’s making the same mistake they made in the referendum,’ the Downing Street official said defiantly. ‘In Westminster people are saying it’s all a disaster. But out in the country people are backing Boris. They…

Source: Waste Connections Christopher Warner and Ozo Jaculewicz helped build one of the top-performing funds of 2019 with an unconventional bet: Waste Connections. Waste Connections, a waste management company based in Canada, has the largest…

Bespoke Investment's Paul Hickey believes a market hot streak is unfolding. The independent market researcher is building his bullish case by zeroing in on the Citi Economic Surprise Index, which is built to measure optimism…

More than 300,000 people were without power Saturday evening after post-tropical cyclone Dorian slammed into Canada’s Atlantic coast with hurricane-force winds, Reuters reports. The latest: Dorian was classified as a hurricane-force post-tropical cyclone, per a…

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former top officials of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration are assailing the agency for undermining its weather forecasters as it defends President Donald Trump's statement from days ago that Hurricane Dorian…

Former vice president Joe Biden has put significant stock into his poll standing, touting his advantage over President Trump in general-election matchups. (Robert F. Bukaty/AP) Dan Balz Chief correspondent covering national politics, the presidency and…

SportsPulse: Despite all the drama the past month, days, and hours, Antonio Brown wins big and is likely closer to a championship than he's ever been before says USA TODAY's Mike Jones. USA TODAY In…

SportsPulse: It’s that time of the year again, time for Lorenzo’s Locks. Every week of the NFL season, we hit you with one lock, one upset, and one over-under. Listen in, and make some money.…

Nick DePaulaESPN NEW YORK -- New Orleans Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson made his first public appearance as the newest face of Jordan Brand on Saturday morning, when he helped unveil the upcoming Air Jordan 34…