Powell's testimony before the U.N. Security Council in 2003 made the case for war against Iraq with false claims of weapons of mass destruction.
After presiding over George W. Bush’s invasion of Iraq, in his later years Colin Powell turned his back on Republicans as his party swung to the right.
Iraqis have voted in parliamentary elections held months ahead of schedule as a concession to a youth-led uprising against corruption and mismanagement.
Grant Stinchfield flips his wig at a U.S. veteran working to rescue Americans in Afghanistan.
Two health officials said more than 100 people were also injured.
A Defense Department spokesperson said the actions were “necessary to address the threat and appropriately limited in scope.”
Rep. Barbara Lee and allies have pushed politicians to reckon with U.S. overreach, and the Senate and Joe Biden are expected to help end the authorization.
The Democratic leader, who voted for the AUMF in 2002, warned that a future president could "use it as a justification for military adventurism."
Among the dead were at least 28 patients on ventilators battling severe symptoms of the coronavirus.
The president whose lies pushed the country into the Iraq War attempts to join the "reality-based community."