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Reuters
Saudi Arabia, U.S. near deal for two Lockheed warshipsthe U.S. government about buying two frigates based on a coastal warship that L
Saudi Arabia, U.S. near deal for two Lockheed warships
Reuters / Posted 39 minutes ago
the U.S. government about buying two frigates based on a coastal warship that Lockheed Martin Corp is building for the U.S. Navy, and could reach agreement by the end of the year, according to sources familiar with the talks. The frigate sale,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump mocks Jeb for YouTube attack while Bush labels him 'germophobe'them Trump, the quiz explains, has said in the past that he thought Hillary Cl
Trump mocks Jeb for YouTube attack while Bush labels him 'germophobe'
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
them Trump, the quiz explains, has said in the past that he thought Hillary Clinton would be a strong negotiator against Iran and once supported a ban on 'assault weapons. If they pick Trump anyway, the quiz warns users that they 'have clear... Read more
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The Huffington Post
28 Art Shows You Need To See This Fallart in September and beyond. 1. "Spirit and Matter: Islamic Art" (Dallas, Texa
28 Art Shows You Need To See This Fall
The Huffington Post / Posted 3 hours ago
art in September and beyond. 1. "Spirit and Matter: Islamic Art" (Dallas, Texas) Manuscript, The Shahnama of Firdawsi Iran: Shiraz, 1539 Work on paper 15.2 x 10 inches (38.5 x 25.5 cm) The Keir Collection of Islamic Art on loan to the Dallas... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NNPC GMD to End Oil Theft in Eight Months, to Use Drones to Monitor Oil Vesselsthe time we finish with the documentation of these cargoes, we will get to find
NNPC GMD to End Oil Theft in Eight Months, to Use Drones to Monitor Oil Vessels
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
the time we finish with the documentation of these cargoes, we will get to find out that they are cargoes probably out of Iran or Iraq who may be trying to sell their goods as a result of the embargo. But for whatever it is worth, Nigeria has... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Wednesday's Morning Email: Jeb Goes After Trumpinformation, according to thousands of e-mails released by the State Department
Wednesday's Morning Email: Jeb Goes After Trump
The Huffington Post / Posted 4 hours ago
information, according to thousands of e-mails released by the State Department." [WaPo] OBAMA ONE VOTE AWAY FROM IRAN DEAL The president needs one more senator to come out for the Iran deal to seal his veto on a resolution of disapproval.... Read more
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Business Standard India
Why one shouldn't trust Modi government's hard talk on PakistanForce is the fourth largest with around 1000 combat jets – less than half that
Why one shouldn't trust Modi government's hard talk on Pakistan
Business Standard India / Posted 12 hours ago
Force is the fourth largest with around 1000 combat jets – less than half that of China but twice that of Pakistan. Indian Navy is further behind at the seventh largest in terms of naval equipment; it is also half the size of China’s, but many... Read more
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TribLIVE
Can the GOP deal with Iran?two decades before, had been killing GIs in Korea. The state is a cold monster
Can the GOP deal with Iran?
TribLIVE / Posted 14 hours ago
two decades before, had been killing GIs in Korea. The state is a cold monster, said Gen. De Gaulle. Which brings us to Iran. Should we accept a deal that would deny it a nuclear weapon for 10 to 15 years? Many of the moral arguments against... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The Iran nuclear agreement will make America and Israel saferand the Baltimore Jewish Council issued statements urging Congress to oppose th
The Iran nuclear agreement will make America and Israel safer
Baltimore Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
and the Baltimore Jewish Council issued statements urging Congress to oppose the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action on Iran's Nuclear Program. "We encourage the president," the council said, "to heed the voices of those that are concerned over... Read more
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The Washington Times
L. TODD WOOD: Putin puts boots on the ground in SyriaLast month, the Obama administration squealed and complained to the Kremlin, wh
L. TODD WOOD: Putin puts boots on the ground in Syria
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
Last month, the Obama administration squealed and complained to the Kremlin, when Iranian Quds Force commander, Qassem Soleimani, visited Moscow in an apparent violation of a U.N. travel ban due to Soleimani’s sponsorship of terrorism. Now the... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Journalists acquitted in Thai navy defamation trial Published: 1 September 2015 4:16 PM | Updated: 2 September 2015 12:16 AM Aus
Journalists acquitted in Thai navy defamation trial
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 1 September 2015 4:16 PM | Updated: 2 September 2015 12:16 AM Australian journalist Alan Morison and Thai colleague Chutima Sidasathian smile while answering questions from the media... Read more
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Rappler
Journalists acquitted in Thai navy defamation trialof criminal defamation by a Thai court on Tuesday, September 1, their lawyer sa
Journalists acquitted in Thai navy defamation trial
Rappler / Posted yesterday
of criminal defamation by a Thai court on Tuesday, September 1, their lawyer said, over a report implicating the kingdom's navy in human trafficking. They were also acquitted of another charge of breaching the Computer Crimes Act in a high-profile... Read more
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The Standard
Thai journalists hail right to inform after acquittal over human trafficking scandal reportingfaced up to seven years in jail over a July 2013 article quoting a Reuters news
Thai journalists hail right to inform after acquittal over human trafficking scandal reporting
The Standard / Posted yesterday
faced up to seven years in jail over a July 2013 article quoting a Reuters news agency investigation which said some Thai navy members were involved in trafficking Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar. “The court has acquitted [the pair],'' their... Read more
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Weekly Times
Journalists acquitted in Thai navy trialfaced up to seven years in jail over a July 2013 article quoting a Reuters news
Journalists acquitted in Thai navy trial
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
faced up to seven years in jail over a July 2013 article quoting a Reuters news agency investigation which said some Thai navy members were involved in trafficking Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar. They were also acquitted of another charge of... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Phuketwan journalists acquitted in navy defamation trialguilty of criminal defamation by Phuket Provincial Court on Tuesday, their lawy
Phuketwan journalists acquitted in navy defamation trial
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
guilty of criminal defamation by Phuket Provincial Court on Tuesday, their lawyer said, over a report implicating the Thai navy in human trafficking. They were also acquitted of another charge of breaching the Computer Crimes Act in a high-profile... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Journalists acquitted in Thai navy defamation trialof criminal defamation by a Thai court on Tuesday (Sep 1), their lawyer said, o
Journalists acquitted in Thai navy defamation trial
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
of criminal defamation by a Thai court on Tuesday (Sep 1), their lawyer said, over a report implicating the kingdom's navy in human trafficking. They were also acquitted of another charge of breaching the Computer Crimes Act in a high-profile... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Shades of Ronald in Donald's presidential pushall politicians are dumb, stupid losers. His support surged even when Trump in
Shades of Ronald in Donald's presidential push
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
all politicians are dumb, stupid losers. His support surged even when Trump insulted 2008 Republican nominee and former Navy fighter pilot John McCain for being captured by the Vietnamese after his plane was shot down. He was held in a prisoner... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Journalists face jail over trafficking reportjail Tuesday as a Thai court is to decide whether they are guilty of defamation
Journalists face jail over trafficking report
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted yesterday
jail Tuesday as a Thai court is to decide whether they are guilty of defamation over a report implicating the kingdom's navy in human trafficking. The trial has sparked widespread condemnation from human rights groups and the UN. It comes... Read more
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Denver Post
Loy: Will Russia and China beat U.S. in the Arctic?Arctic territorial claims. The U.S., however, is among the last holdouts refusi
Loy: Will Russia and China beat U.S. in the Arctic?
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
Arctic territorial claims. The U.S., however, is among the last holdouts refusing ratification, along with North Korea, Iran, Syria and Libya. This failure to join the convention diminishes U.S. credibility on issues in the Arctic that have... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Kasich talks national security at forum in MichiganTechnological University in this Detroit suburb. Kasich described rebuilding t
Kasich talks national security at forum in Michigan
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Technological University in this Detroit suburb. Kasich described rebuilding the military, particularly an upgraded Navy armed with more aircraft carriers, and wringing efficiencies out of the Pentagon as a “top priority” in ensuring it... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
China: From Demonization to Dialoguethan confrontational approach to U.S.-China relations. “But brinksmanship with
China: From Demonization to Dialogue
CommonDreams.org / Posted 2 days ago
than confrontational approach to U.S.-China relations. “But brinksmanship with China is even more irrational than with Iran, for (at least) four reasons. First, it almost surely will not be effective. China cannot be bullied, and the U.S. has a... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
National U-23 cyclists vie in world tourney, need supportTolentino. Only the top seven Asian nations qualified for the annual race. Wit
National U-23 cyclists vie in world tourney, need support
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 2 days ago
Tolentino. Only the top seven Asian nations qualified for the annual race. With the Philippines are Kazakhstan, Korea, Iran, Japan, Hong Kong and Lebanon. “We’re the only country in Southeast Asia who qualified,” said national team coach Chris... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
PH to send cream of the crop to World Cycling tiltthe top seven Asian nations qualified to the annual race and the Philippines wa
PH to send cream of the crop to World Cycling tilt
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 4 days ago
the top seven Asian nations qualified to the annual race and the Philippines was just one of it. Kazakhstan, Korea, Iran, Japan, Hong Kong and Lebanon were the other countries that made the grade. ''We're the only country in Southeast Asia... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Foster: Choosing sides in the Middle Easton parole after serving 30 years for spying for the nation of Israel. Pollard
Foster: Choosing sides in the Middle East
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
on parole after serving 30 years for spying for the nation of Israel. Pollard was a young intelligence officer in the U.S. Navy when he turned over thousands of secret and sensitive document to Israel, which reportedly turned around and sold many... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Bay City rally planned to show support for man held by IranBAY CITY, Mich. (AP) - A rally is being held in Bay City to mark the four-year
Bay City rally planned to show support for man held by Iran
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
BAY CITY, Mich. (AP) - A rally is being held in Bay City to mark the four-year anniversary of Iran's refusal to release a former Marine from Michigan. Amir Hekmati was arrested in 2011 and sentenced to 10 years in a harsh prison. The U.S. denies... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Bay City rally planned to show support for man held by IranBAY CITY, Mich. (AP) - A rally is being held in Bay City to mark the four-year
Bay City rally planned to show support for man held by Iran
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 4 days ago
BAY CITY, Mich. (AP) - A rally is being held in Bay City to mark the four-year anniversary of Iran's refusal to release a former Marine from Michigan. Amir Hekmati was arrested in 2011 and sentenced to 10 years in a harsh prison. The U.S. denies... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Bay City rally planned to show support for man held by IranBAY CITY, Mich. (AP) - A rally is being held in Bay City to mark the four-year
Bay City rally planned to show support for man held by Iran
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 4 days ago
BAY CITY, Mich. (AP) - A rally is being held in Bay City to mark the four-year anniversary of Iran's refusal to release a former Marine from Michigan. Amir Hekmati was arrested in 2011 and sentenced to 10 years in a harsh prison. The U.S. denies... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Bay City rally planned to show support for man held by IranBAY CITY, Mich. (AP) - A rally is being held in Bay City to mark the four-year
Bay City rally planned to show support for man held by Iran
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 4 days ago
BAY CITY, Mich. (AP) - A rally is being held in Bay City to mark the four-year anniversary of Iran's refusal to release a former Marine from Michigan. Amir Hekmati was arrested in 2011 and sentenced to 10 years in a harsh prison. The U.S. denies... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Presidential hopeful Marco Rubio calls for more defense spending during Charleston stopa trillion dollars over the last decade. The Florida Republican said our milit
Presidential hopeful Marco Rubio calls for more defense spending during Charleston stop
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
a trillion dollars over the last decade. The Florida Republican said our military needs more money to stay strong. "Our navy is now smaller than anytime since before World War One, our army is headed for pre-World War II levels, and our air... Read more
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MLive.com
Rep. Kildee to speak at Free Amir rally set for 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, in downtown Bay Cityreturns to Bay City this weekend to speak at a rally for Amir Hekmati, a U.S. M
Rep. Kildee to speak at Free Amir rally set for 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, in downtown Bay City
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
returns to Bay City this weekend to speak at a rally for Amir Hekmati, a U.S. Marine from Flint who has been imprisoned in Iran for nearly four years. Kildee, D-Flint Township, is scheduled to speak alongside members of Hekmati's family at 1 p.m.... Read more
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York Daily Record
Europe's migrant crisis brings tragedy by land and seathe IOM, and at least 100 more were believed to be missing. In this photo take
Europe's migrant crisis brings tragedy by land and sea
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
the IOM, and at least 100 more were believed to be missing. In this photo taken on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, a Portuguese navy ship NPR Viana do Castelo's crew member uses binoculars during a European Frontex migrant search and rescue mission in... Read more
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The Washington Times
More than 200 retired generals and admirals urge Congress to reject Iran dealThe number of retired generals and admirals signing on to a letter to Congress
More than 200 retired generals and admirals urge Congress to reject Iran deal
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
The number of retired generals and admirals signing on to a letter to Congress rejecting the Iran nuclear deal continued to swell Thursday, with some 214 of the former high-level U.S. military officers putting their stamp on the document that asserts... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
A man of peaceabout the 1980 presidential election, in which he lost to former California Gov
A man of peace
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
about the 1980 presidential election, in which he lost to former California Gov. Ronald Reagan, due largely to the Iranian hostage crisis in which 52 people were held for 444 days by Iranian revolutionaries overthrowing the government of... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Military Officers Come Out Strongly Against Nuclear Iran DealPresident Obama and fellow supporters of the Nuclear Iran Deal boasted that it
Military Officers Come Out Strongly Against Nuclear Iran Deal
The Jewish Press / Posted 6 days ago
President Obama and fellow supporters of the Nuclear Iran Deal boasted that it must be the right deal because they were able to gather 36 military officers to endorse it. Well, a group of five volunteers in less than a week were able to gather more... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
National Newsseven people, officials said. Thirty-one others on board survived by jumping ou
National News
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
seven people, officials said. Thirty-one others on board survived by jumping out with their parachutes.More >> Report on Iran side deal angers GOP; House Dems claim votesReport on Iran side deal angers GOP; House Dems claim votes Republican... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Mike Huckabee Gets It Wrong On IranIn arguing against the Iran nuclear deal, Republican presidential candidate Mik
Mike Huckabee Gets It Wrong On Iran
The Huffington Post / Posted 6 days ago
In arguing against the Iran nuclear deal, Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee spins the facts. Huckabee said “no American aircraft would be able to get through” the S-300 surface-to-air missile defense system that Iran plans to install.... Read more
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Washington Post
Retired generals and admirals urge Congress to reject Iran dealgroup of nearly 200 retired generals and admirals will send a letter to Congres
Retired generals and admirals urge Congress to reject Iran deal
Washington Post / Posted 7 days ago
group of nearly 200 retired generals and admirals will send a letter to Congress Wednesday urging lawmakers to reject the Iran nuclear agreement, which they say threatens national security. The letter is the latest in a blizzard of missives... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Lieberman and Graham Headline Bipartisan Stop Iran Rally in NYCStop Iran Rally, the grassroots movement that brought 15,000 people to Times Sq
Lieberman and Graham Headline Bipartisan Stop Iran Rally in NYC
The Jewish Press / Posted 7 days ago
Stop Iran Rally, the grassroots movement that brought 15,000 people to Times Square in July, will protest against the dangerous deal with Iran at Senator Gillibrand’s office in New York City on September 1. US Republican Senator Lindsey Graham and... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Only three of 116 Guantánamo detainees were captured by US forcesheld at Guantánamo include Georgia, Turkey, Mauritania, the United Arab Emirate
Only three of 116 Guantánamo detainees were captured by US forces
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
held at Guantánamo include Georgia, Turkey, Mauritania, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Thailand, Somalia and Kenya. Even Iran, the US’s major adversary in the Middle East, arrested a Yemeni man, Tawfiq Nassar al-Bihani, who ended up at Guantánamo... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
UN will spend millions monitoring Iran U.N. plans $157M to monitor Iran nukes UK restricts air shows after fatal crash Sierra Leone releases last Ebola patient US Army building near Tokyo explodesimposed a restriction on all Hawker Hunter flights. That restriction remains in
UN will spend millions monitoring Iran U.N. plans $157M to monitor Iran nukes UK restricts air shows after fatal crash Sierra Leone releases last Ebola patient US Army building near Tokyo explodes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
imposed a restriction on all Hawker Hunter flights. That restriction remains in place. U.N. plans $157M to monitor Iran nukes VIENNA -- The United Nations' atomic agency tasked with monitoring Iranian compliance with last month's nuclear... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Saudis turn a blind eye as Qaeda gains ground in Yemensay. Supported by a Saudi-led military coalition, forces loyal to Yemen's exil
Saudis turn a blind eye as Qaeda gains ground in Yemen
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 9 days ago
say. Supported by a Saudi-led military coalition, forces loyal to Yemen's exiled government retook Aden last month from Iran-backed Huthi rebels who have seized large parts of the country, including the capital Sanaa. As authorities work to... Read more
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Salon.com
The forgotten GOP past of the Democratic field: What their political odysseys say about American politics“Women Can’t Fight.” Within five years, he was serving in the Reagan-era Defens
The forgotten GOP past of the Democratic field: What their political odysseys say about American politics
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
“Women Can’t Fight.” Within five years, he was serving in the Reagan-era Defense Department, rising to Secretary of the Navy. Fiercely opposed to efforts to cut the Navy’s size, Webb left the administration in 1988. Though the swashbuckling Webb... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Good White ManCarter spotted a very wide grin, which was part of his campaign strategy. TIME
The Good White Man
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Carter spotted a very wide grin, which was part of his campaign strategy. TIME said he was a nuclear engineer and a US Navy Lieutenant who quit in 1953 in order to tend his father's farm upon the latter's death. The 1976 US presidential... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Emirates frees British hostage held in Yemenearlier this year. The UAE government declined to comment on its operations in
Emirates frees British hostage held in Yemen
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
earlier this year. The UAE government declined to comment on its operations in Yemen, though its officials have accused Iran of seeking to expand its regional influence by backing the Houthis. Emirati troops are on the ground in Yemen, and the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
AP Top News at 11:59 p.m. EDTSenate Democratic leader Harry Reid on Sunday threw his full support behind Pre
AP Top News at 11:59 p.m. EDT
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid on Sunday threw his full support behind President Barack Obama's nuclear agreement with Iran, saying "it is the best path to stop Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon." ''I strongly support the historic agreement... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
AP Top News at 11:59 p.m. EDTSenate Democratic leader Harry Reid on Sunday threw his full support behind Pre
AP Top News at 11:59 p.m. EDT
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid on Sunday threw his full support behind President Barack Obama's nuclear agreement with Iran, saying "it is the best path to stop Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon." ''I strongly support the historic agreement... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
AP Top News at 11:59 p.m. EDTSenate Democratic leader Harry Reid on Sunday threw his full support behind Pre
AP Top News at 11:59 p.m. EDT
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 9 days ago
Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid on Sunday threw his full support behind President Barack Obama's nuclear agreement with Iran, saying "it is the best path to stop Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon." ''I strongly support the historic agreement... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
59 p.m. EDTSenate Democratic leader Harry Reid on Sunday threw his full support behind Pre
59 p.m. EDT
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid on Sunday threw his full support behind President Barack Obama's nuclear agreement with Iran, saying "it is the best path to stop Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapon." ''I strongly support the historic agreement... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Another look at litany of new federal foiblesnews in the graduation of two women from the Army’s tough, prestigious Ranger S
Another look at litany of new federal foibles
SaukValley.com / Posted 9 days ago
news in the graduation of two women from the Army’s tough, prestigious Ranger School. Also, women now may apply to join the Navy Seals. Of course, women have been in combat for years but have been forbidden to serve in certain units. That is... Read more
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The Washington Times
ROBERT KNIGHT: A tale of two Americasfirst openly transgender staff member; Pentagon officials rushing toward puttin
ROBERT KNIGHT: A tale of two Americas
The Washington Times / Posted 9 days ago
first openly transgender staff member; Pentagon officials rushing toward putting women into all combat units, including the Navy SEALs. I have yet to see a reporter ask how this will enhance the SEALs’ ability to conduct and survive dangerous... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the EditorCITY Sic Texas on Kim Editor: North Korea is threatening to attack us again.
Letters to the Editor
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
CITY Sic Texas on Kim Editor: North Korea is threatening to attack us again. The GOP is itching to pick a fight with Iran. Would America have enough troops to fight three wars at once? We still have boots on the ground in Afghanistan. If... Read more
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