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BRUSSELS | NATO insists it’s united as Trump lashes allies over budgets

BRUSSELS  — NATO leaders pledged Thursday to stand united against foes like Russia despite a tumultuous summit that saw U.S. President Donald Trump rip into his allies for failing to boost defense spending, casting a dark cloud over the world’s biggest security alliance. A year after fueling doubts about whether Washington would defend allies who … Continue reading BRUSSELS | NATO insists it’s united as Trump lashes allies over budgets

Small-town budgets hurting from loss of mini Walmarts

LUTHER, Okla/January 20, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Luther sold its youth football field to Walmart about three years ago so that the company could build one of its Express stores, using the money from the sale and the new tax revenue to pay off the roughly $200,000 in debt that resulted from an embezzlement scandal involving the former … Continue reading Small-town budgets hurting from loss of mini Walmarts