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Trump vetoes measure to end US involvement in Yemen war

President Donald Trump has vetoed a bill Congress passed to end U.S. military assistance in the Saudi Arabia-led war in Yemen.

Fighting in Yemeni city dies down as cease-fire takes hold

Yemeni officials say the key port city of Hodeida is calm, hours after a U.N.-mediated cease-fire went into effect between government-allied forces and the country's rebels.

Senate rebukes Trump, Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi, Yemen war

In back-to-back votes against Saudi Arabia, the Senate delivered an unusual rebuke of President Donald Trump’s response to the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and signaled new skepticism from Capitol Hill toward the longtime Middle East ally.

Yemen: US allies don’t defeat al-Qaida but pay it to go away

Yemen authorities say U.S.-backed, Saudi-led coalition provided al-Qaida safe passage out of a string of cities and towns that it held.

5 of 7 nations hit by US travel ban are majority Muslim

The seven nations under the Trump administration’s travel ban — upheld by the U.S. Supreme Court — include five majority Muslim countries, prompting dissenting Justice Sonia Sotomayor to assert that the entry restrictions were motivated by “animus toward the Muslim faith.” The administration cites security concerns.

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Lexington Police investigating two overnight shootings

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Ky Civil War Union soldier gravestone dedication

The gravestone was made and placed in 2020 with the dedication postponed until now because of the pandemic.

One dead in car crash on West High Street Sunday morning

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Lexington Police says a man died in a crash overnight on West High Street. According to police, it happened around 1:45...