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The good and the bad in the new peace agreement on Yemen
More than two years after talks between the internationally recognised Yemeni government and the armed Houthi movement collapsed in Kuwait, the two warring sides finally sat down for another round of negotiations. UN Special Envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths managed to bring the two sides together for a week of talks in Rimbo, Sweden, which…
Manchin vs. Manchin: MAGA stalwart or liberal ally?
Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) has a reputation for finding himself in the thick of things, and that will only increase next year. | John Shinkle/POLITICO Joe Manchin has a choice as he enters what is likely his last term in the Senate: Be a MAGA conservative Democrat or embrace his party’s ascendant left wing. Or…
Dan Crenshaw Spoke With Pete Davidson After ‘SNL’ Star’s Dire Post
Rep.-elect Dan Crenshaw (R-Texas), the former Navy SEAL once mocked by Pete Davidson, has reached out to help the troubled “Saturday Night Live” comic. Crenshaw told NBC’s Houston affiliate on Tuesday that he advised Davidson to seek out his purpose in life and to “know that you have value and you do more good than you…
Matt Harvey, Angels Reportedly Agree to 1-Year, $11 Million Contract
John Minchillo/Associated Press Matt Harvey reportedly will have a new home in 2019.  The former New York Mets and Cincinnati Reds pitcher is set to sign with the Los Angeles Angels on a one-year deal, per Mark Feinsand of MLB.com. According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports and Jon Heyman of Fancred, Harvey's deal could…
Yemen’s warring parties accuse each other of violating ceasefire
Houthi rebels and forces loyal to the Yemeni government have accused each other of violating a ceasefire in the western city of Hodeidah, less than 24-hours after the UN-brokered agreement came into effect. Residents reported shelling for nearly one hour on the eastern and southern outskirts of the Houthi-held city on Tuesday, whose strategic docks…