Afghan National army soldiers line up during military training / AP

Afghan National army soldiers line up during military training / AP

Several Afghan nationals undergoing military training in the United States disappeared from U.S. military bases this month, according to Pentagon and Homeland Security officials.

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Howard Dean: Is Trump a Cocaine User?

Howard Dean, Hillary Clinton

Former Vermont Gov. and Hillary Clinton surrogate Howard Dean asked on Monday night via Twitter if Donald Trump was using cocaine during the first presidential debate.

State Officials to Congress: Stop the ‘Rigged Election’ Talk

Donald Trump

State officials warned members of Congress against eroding public confidence in the electoral process with talk of a “rigged election” amid heightened concerns over cyber attacks by Russian-linked hackers.

Eight Times When Obama Honored People With Photos of Himself

Barack Obama

President Obama honored the late Arnold Palmer on Monday by posting a photo of himself with the golfing legend on Twitter. These are eight times when Obama honored those who had died and made it about himself.

Trump vs. Clinton, Round One

AP

HEMPSTEAD, NY—Never fear. This is not costing me or the Beacon $200. My notes are in a small Mead composition pad. My iPhone is dead. The shabby-looking Dunkin Donuts appears to be closed, but its wifi is still operational in the parking lot. They must have forgotten to turn it off, which means that I should be able to file. For a day that began with the starter going out on our family’s 2003 Chevy Tracker and a nearly missed train, things are looking up.

In Hempstead, all the animals come out at night, including pink unicorns, like the one that Vermin Supreme is probably still parading on top of his head up and down California Avenue. Students from Hofstra and nearby Adelphi were having a good time.

Clinton Privately Warned of U.S. Cyber-Attack Vulnerabilities

Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton warned of the U.S. government’s vulnerability to cyber attacks at a private event a day before it was revealed that her unsecured private email server contained discussions of high-value intelligence sources, according to newly obtained audio of her remarks.

“We’re not as technically sophisticated in much of the government as the Department of Defense is, as the NSA is, as the CIA is. The rest of the government is not that sophisticated, so we’ve got to up our game across the board,” Clinton said.

Trump vs. Clinton, Round One

AP

HEMPSTEAD, NY—Never fear. This is not costing me or the Beacon $200. My notes are in a small Mead composition pad. My iPhone is dead. The shabby-looking Dunkin Donuts appears to be closed, but its wifi is still operational in the parking lot. They must have forgotten to turn it off, which means that I should be able to file. For a day that began with the starter going out on our family’s 2003 Chevy Tracker and a nearly missed train, things are looking up.

In Hempstead, all the animals come out at night, including pink unicorns, like the one that Vermin Supreme is probably still parading on top of his head up and down California Avenue. Students from Hofstra and nearby Adelphi were having a good time.

Howard Dean: Is Trump a Cocaine User?

Howard Dean, Hillary Clinton

Former Vermont Gov. and Hillary Clinton surrogate Howard Dean asked on Monday night via Twitter if Donald Trump was using cocaine during the first presidential debate.