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California man killed in Taliban truck bombing in AfghanistanManoharan "Paul" Kamaleson, 55, was in the country working alongside an NGO on development when the blast tore through compound in Kabul
Suicide bombing the deadliest attack on Americans in Syria in more than 3 yearsFour Americans, including two service members, were among at least 16 killed in a suicide bombing in Syria. ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack. David Martin reports.
ISIS fight in Syria rages on despite call for troop withdrawalPresident Trump has called for the withdrawal of U.S. troops in Syria, but the fight against ISIS continues, with U.S. forces playing a big role. Charlie D'Agata reports from Al Shafa, Syria.
American killed in Nairobi attack survived 9/11A terror attack in Nairobi has claimed the lives of at least 21 people, including an American. Family remembered Jason Spindler as a 9/11 survivor who left his Wall Street career to join the Peace Corps and then help small businesses in developing countries. Debora Patta reports.
U.S. businessman among those killed in Kenya terror attackFriend says Jason Spindler was "one of those rare men who was loved by pretty much anyone" as officials put death toll from al-Shabab attack at 21
"Super blood wolf moon" will light up the sky SundayAn unusual lunar eclipse will unfold Sunday night — and it will be hard to miss if you stay up
Fight against ISIS in Syria rages on despite calls for U.S. withdrawalAn American-led coalition reported 575 airstrikes during the first two weeks of this month alone
American businessman among those killed in Kenya terror attackKenya's president says a terror attack that lasted for 19 hours is over. Attackers targeted a luxury hotel complex in Nairobi Tuesday, killing at least 14 people. One of them is an American identified as Jason Spindler. Debora Patta reports from Nairobi.

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White House officials mulling new State of the Union approachTop White House officials discussing whether GOP-controlled Senate could invite president to deliver the address in wake of Pelosi suggesting it be postponed
Trump administration plans space-based missile defense systemThe plan will be unveiled in the Missile Defense Review, to be released during Trump's Pentagon visit Thursday
Pelosi asks Trump to delay the State of the UnionHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi proposed delaying the upcoming State of the Union until the government re-opens. She also suggested the president could submit the speech in writing. Major Garrett reports.
ISIS fight in Syria rages on despite call for troop withdrawalPresident Trump has called for the withdrawal of U.S. troops in Syria, but the fight against ISIS continues, with U.S. forces playing a big role. Charlie D'Agata reports from Al Shafa, Syria.
Larry Hogan focuses on national politics in inaugural addressHogan, a Republican who is of the most popular governors in the country, was re-elected in November
TSA workers protest, head to food banks amid shutdownA growing number of TSA officers have been calling out sick as the government shutdown drags on. Without pay, workers have begun protesting and going to food banks. Kris Van Cleave reports.
GoFundMe "Trump Wall" donors have given $7M to organizer's new ideaDonors have given Brian Kolfage at least $7 million for his endeavor to privately fund and build a southern border wall
Karen Pence to teach at Christian school that bans LGBTQ students, facultyThe vice president's wife returns to a Virginia Christian school that bars students and employees from homosexual activity and from condoning transgender identity

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