Politics

President of Turkey denies Syria clashes

ISTANBUL, Turkey (NBC) – Despite continued evidence of artillery attacks, Turkey’s president told reporters Friday morning that his forces are not engaging in any clashes in northeastern Syria. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan met with reporters after Friday prayers Friday, rejecting reports that …

House condemns Syria troop withdrawal

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – The House of Representatives overwhelmingly voted to condemn President Trump’s withdrawal of troops in northern Syria. The vote on the non-binding resolution was bipartisan: 354 to 60. The resolution says Congress is opposed to the troop pullback, that …

Georgia schools wrestle with transgender restrooms

PICKENS COUNTY, Ga. (WXIA/NBC News) – Hundreds of parents gathered in Pickens County, Georgia Monday and spent more than three hours discussing a proposed school district policy that would allow transgender students to use the bathroom of the sex they identify with. …

Turkey continues push into Syria

NORTHERN SYRIA (NBC) – Turkey’s military Thursday expanded its air and ground attacks on U.S. allies in Syria. Artillery and air strikes pounded towns in the Kurdish region of northern Syria. There are unconfirmed reports of close to 20 military and civilian …

Trump and Biden battle over impeachment

(NBC News) – President Donald Trump and Former Vice President Joe Biden are in a war of words over impeachment. Biden called for Trump’s impeachment during a campaign speech on Wednesday, saying, “He is shooting holes in our constitution and we cannot …