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  • Brazil’s Bolsonaro opens doors to host U.S military base

    SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil is open to hosting a U.S. military base to counter Russian influence in the region, the South American country’s new far-right president said. Jair Bolsonaro, who took office on Tuesday,

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  • Brazil’s Bolsonaro opens doors to host U.S military base

    Brazil's new president says he is open to hosting a U.S. military base to counter Russian influence in the region. Far-right former Brazilian army captain Jair Bolsonaro made the suggestion

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  • Shutdown stalls Trump’s plan to open U.S. waters to offshore oil drilling

    An ongoing partial government shutdown poised to enter its fourth week has seemingly stalled President Donald Trump’s controversial efforts to open virtually all U.S. waters to oil and gas drilling. Putting the brakes on a much-maligned offshore drilling plan has emerged as a self-defeating byproduct of the president’s shutdown over funding for a wall along the [

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