Secret Service says it will run out of money to protect Trump and his family Sept. 30 – The Washington Post

Republican and Democratic leaders in Congress say they are working on a legislative fix that could be permanent. The Secret Service said Monday that it has enough money to cover the cost of protecting President Trump and his family through the end of September, but after that the agency will hit a federally mandated cap …

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Eye Damage From The Eclipse Might Show Up The Next Day : Shots – Health News : NPR

If you heeded all the warnings, you're likely fine. But spots or blurred vision that shows up 12 hours later or the next day might be a sign the sun's direct rays permanently hurt the retina. Less than an hour after the Great American Eclipse completed its coast-to-coast show today, people's fascination with the sun …

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Solar eclipse from orbit: Crew on space station sees moon’s shadow | collectSPACE

As millions of people looked up to the sky to catch sight of the "Great American Eclipse," the six astronauts and cosmonauts on board the International Space Station gazed down to view the shadow of the moon darken the Earth below. The Expedition 52 crew witnessed the total solar eclipse from orbit, experiencing three distinct …

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Trump celebrates solar eclipse by looking up without special viewing glasses – The Washington Post

The first rule of enjoying the eclipse is to never look directly at the sun without eclipse glasses. Like many Americans, President Trump on Monday gazed at the first solar eclipse in a century to cross the continental United States, coast to coast. But at one point he appeared to ignore precautions that scientists and doctors warned were necessary …

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Trump announces new strategy for Afghanistan that calls for a troop increase – The Washington Post

The president had previously called the conflict a waste of time and resources. President Trump outlined a revised vision for the U.S. war in Afghanistan on Monday, pledging to end a strategy of “nation-building” and instead institute a policy aimed more squarely at addressing the terrorist threat that emanates from the region. “I share the …

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