Trump Talks Afghanistan, Paxton Prosecutors’ Payments Voided, Diamond Doctor: Your Tuesday Morning Roundup

Good morning! Here is a look at the top headlines as we start the day.⛅ Weather: Partly cloudy and hot. High: 98 degrees.Do you want to get this roundup via email? Sign up for our newsletters here.Trump reverses on Afghanistan, telling nation U.S. troops must continue fightOn Monday night, President Donald Trump declared that the United States will win “in the end,” referring to his vow to keep American troops in Afghanistan despite his earlier inclination to withdraw. He said the U.S. would not give a “blank check” and declined to say whether or when more troops might be deployed.Trump also said the U.S. would move from a “time-based” approach in Afghanistan, to an approach based on providing assistance when results are shown and with cooperation from the Afghan government, Pakistan and others. Commentary: If we want an America where bullies don't win, we have to stand up for it.Commentary: NAFTA negotiations, however narrow in scope, still hold great risk.  Continue reading...

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