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Bennington Banner
Obama official encourages Vermont to adopt paid sick leave billU.S. Deputy Secretary of Labor Chris Lu stopped in Montpelier Monday as part of
Obama official encourages Vermont to adopt paid sick leave bill
Bennington Banner / Posted 6 hours ago
U.S. Deputy Secretary of Labor Chris Lu stopped in Montpelier Monday as part of a national tour to support cities and states that are considering paid sick leave legislation. The Obama administration would like to establish a national policy that... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Lake Okeechobee water releases raise concernCaptain Frank Ventimiglia said the kids on his charter fishing trip Wednesday a
Lake Okeechobee water releases raise concern
Naples Daily News / Posted 7 hours ago
Captain Frank Ventimiglia said the kids on his charter fishing trip Wednesday afternoon caught no fish. But they had seen a dead dolphin float by, he said over the phone. They were on a boat somewhere near Pine Island Sound. "This is a total... Read more
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FOX News
US Army orders hundreds of soldiers back to southern AfghanistanFor the first time since combat operations were declared over at the end of 201
US Army orders hundreds of soldiers back to southern Afghanistan
FOX News / Posted 8 hours ago
For the first time since combat operations were declared over at the end of 2014, a battalion of 500 U.S. Army infantrymen is being sent to southern Afghanistan’s volatile Helmand Province where the Taliban have made a comeback, Fox News has... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
With fewer US troops in Afghanistan, pressure grows for more air strikesKABUL: Pressure is growing on the U.S. military to do more to help Afghan force
With fewer US troops in Afghanistan, pressure grows for more air strikes
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 hours ago
KABUL: Pressure is growing on the U.S. military to do more to help Afghan forces repel the threat posed by Taliban militants, and commanders in Washington and Kabul agree that enhanced air power may be where it can make the most difference. With... Read more
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The Star
With fewer U.S. troops in Afghanistan, pressure grows for more air strikesKABUL (Reuters) - Pressure is growing on the U.S. military to do more to help A
With fewer U.S. troops in Afghanistan, pressure grows for more air strikes
The Star / Posted 8 hours ago
KABUL (Reuters) - Pressure is growing on the U.S. military to do more to help Afghan forces repel the threat posed by Taliban militants, and commanders in Washington and Kabul agree that enhanced air power may be where it can make the most... Read more
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Reuters
With fewer U.S. troops in Afghanistan, pressure grows for more air strikesKABUL Pressure is growing on the U.S. military to do more to help Afghan forces
With fewer U.S. troops in Afghanistan, pressure grows for more air strikes
Reuters / Posted 9 hours ago
KABUL Pressure is growing on the U.S. military to do more to help Afghan forces repel the threat posed by Taliban militants, and commanders in Washington and Kabul agree that enhanced air power may be where it can make the most difference. With... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vermont Senate passes paid sick leave billA bill requiring Vermont companies to offer employees three days of paid sick l
Vermont Senate passes paid sick leave bill
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 10 hours ago
A bill requiring Vermont companies to offer employees three days of paid sick leave per year is one step closer to passing, but not without drama in Montpelier. Passing a paid sick leave bill is a priority for Gov. Peter Shumlin, D-Vermont.... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Getting Erik Campbell From Michigan Is A Coup For Diaco's Coaching Staff"I'm excited about them," said Campbell, who played safety and wide receiver fo
Getting Erik Campbell From Michigan Is A Coup For Diaco's Coaching Staff
Hartford Courant / Posted 11 hours ago
"I'm excited about them," said Campbell, who played safety and wide receiver for Bo Schembechler from 1984-87 and was a teammate of former UConn athletic director Warde Manuel (1986-99). "I'm excited about all of them. It seems like they're hungry to... Read more
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Calcutta News
US troops to join fight against Taliban in Helmand province WASHINGTON/KABUL - The US is dispatching hundreds of troops to the southern A
US troops to join fight against Taliban in Helmand province
Calcutta News / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON/KABUL - The US is dispatching hundreds of troops to the southern Afghan province of Helmand in order to help the Afghan army battle the Taliban militants. The move comes as the... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Letters to the editor - Feb. 10How does this guy get to keep his job? Re: Teacher rebuked for calling student
Letters to the editor - Feb. 10
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 19 hours ago
How does this guy get to keep his job? Re: Teacher rebuked for calling student ‘Taliban’ (News, Feb. 3) When I began reading this story about former EMCS teacher Matthew Shaun Pell, I thought that he might have mistakenly used “Taliban” as a kind... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Afghan insurgents gaining control around former Australian baseAfghan insurgents gaining control of territory around former Australian base in
Afghan insurgents gaining control around former Australian base
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 hours ago
Afghan insurgents gaining control of territory around former Australian base in Tarin Kowt Photo:Australian forces completed their withdrawal from Oruzgan province at the end of 2013, after a 12-year mission.(Department of Defence: Corporal Ricky... Read more
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Scotsman
John Campbell hatches plan to help new farm entrants John Campbell is offering loans to help new farmers set up their own free-rang
John Campbell hatches plan to help new farm entrants
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
John Campbell is offering loans to help new farmers set up their own free-range enterprises There was both good news and bad news yesterday for those aspiring to a future in the farming industry... Read more
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The Columbian
Pentagon to boost number of U.S. advisers in S. AfghanistanWASHINGTON — The Pentagon will deploy dozens of additional U.S. military advise
Pentagon to boost number of U.S. advisers in S. Afghanistan
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON — The Pentagon will deploy dozens of additional U.S. military advisers to southern Afghanistan in coming weeks, a U.S. military official said, part of an effort to rebuild the Afghan army unit that has faced a bloody fight in Helmand... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Groom who broke bridesmaid's cheekbone in wedding day attack is jailed for 12 monthsA groom has been jailed for punching TWO bridesmaids during a booze-fuelled wed
Groom who broke bridesmaid's cheekbone in wedding day attack is jailed for 12 months
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
A groom has been jailed for punching TWO bridesmaids during a booze-fuelled wedding from hell. John Campbell, 27, admitted he ‘flipped’ while high on booze and cocaine, punching Rachel Walsh, 23, and then flooring mother-of-two Samantha Dewar,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Groom who punched two bridesmaids at his own wedding jailed for 12 monthsSamantha Dewar, 26, was knocked unconscious and had her cheekbone smashed, and
Groom who punched two bridesmaids at his own wedding jailed for 12 months
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
Samantha Dewar, 26, was knocked unconscious and had her cheekbone smashed, and both she and Rachel Walsh, 23, ended up with black eyes as a result of John Campbell's rampage. Campbell, 27, admitted he ‘flipped’ while high on booze and cocaine. “Why... Read more
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Daily Record
Groom who punched two bridesmaids at his own wedding jailed for 12 monthsSamantha Dewar, 26, was knocked unconscious and had her cheekbone smashed, and
Groom who punched two bridesmaids at his own wedding jailed for 12 months
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Samantha Dewar, 26, was knocked unconscious and had her cheekbone smashed, and both she and Rachel Walsh, 23, ended up with black eyes as a result of John Campbell's rampage. Campbell, 27, admitted he ‘flipped’ while high on booze and cocaine. “Why... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Richard E. CrumRichard "Dick" E. Crum, 82, of Whipple, Ohio, passed away at his home on Feb. 6
Richard E. Crum
The Marietta Times / Posted 2 days ago
Richard "Dick" E. Crum, 82, of Whipple, Ohio, passed away at his home on Feb. 6, 2016. Richard grew up in Noble County, Ohio, and graduated from Caldwell High School in 1951. Richard served two years (1952-1955) during the Korean War in the U.S.... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Dancing binmen photobomb Google Streetview in hilarious viral photoThe unlikely pair began busting some funky moves after spotting a Google Street
Dancing binmen photobomb Google Streetview in hilarious viral photo
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
The unlikely pair began busting some funky moves after spotting a Google Streetview car. They wheelie got the urge to boogie among the bins while on their round in Moseley in Birmingham. And their performance has now caught the eye - and the... Read more
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birminghammail
Dancing Brummie binmen photobomb Google Streetview in MoseleyForget dancing to garage and grunge - garbage is where it is at today. At leas
Dancing Brummie binmen photobomb Google Streetview in Moseley
birminghammail / Posted 2 days ago
Forget dancing to garage and grunge - garbage is where it is at today. At least it is for two dancing Birmingham binmen who may be about to become internet sensations. The unlikely pair began busting some funky moves after spotting a Google... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
US to deploy hundreds of troops in Afghanistan to thwart TalibanHundreds of additional US troops are slated to deploy to a volatile province in
US to deploy hundreds of troops in Afghanistan to thwart Taliban
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
Hundreds of additional US troops are slated to deploy to a volatile province in Afghanistan to bolster the local military against a resurgent Taliban, the Guardian has learned. By month’s end, a force described as battalion-strength, consisting of... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Komline's beef with sick leave is all politics, not defending small businessOf the issues facing Vermont’s Legislature this session, the opposition to a mo
Komline's beef with sick leave is all politics, not defending small business
The Addison County Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Of the issues facing Vermont’s Legislature this session, the opposition to a modest paid sick leave bill for Vermont businesses has been overplayed by a handful of Republicans seeking to “protect” small businesses against the rule of big... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Richard E. CrumRichard "Dick" E. Crum, 82, of Whipple, Ohio, passed away at his home on Feb. 6
Richard E. Crum
The Marietta Times / Posted 3 days ago
Richard "Dick" E. Crum, 82, of Whipple, Ohio, passed away at his home on Feb. 6, 2016. Richard grew up in Noble County, Ohio, and graduated from Caldwell High School in 1951. Richard served two years (1952-1955) during the Korean War in the U.S.... Read more
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Yahoo News
Situation Report: General wants U.S. troops closer to the fight in Afghanistan; gadgets to monitor Iran’s nukes; Libya decision hanging over Washington; Saudi is up for a fight in Syria; big price tags for the Pentagon’s nukes; and lots more By Paul...
Situation Report: General wants U.S. troops closer to the fight in Afghanistan; gadgets to monitor Iran’s nukes; Libya decision hanging over Washington; Saudi is up for a fight in Syria; big price tags for the Pentagon’s nukes; and lots more
Yahoo News / Posted 4 days ago
By Paul... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Jesse Mulligan opens up about the dark days of Seven SharpIf you need a restaurant critic, radio host, TV presenter, stand-up comic or MC
Jesse Mulligan opens up about the dark days of Seven Sharp
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
If you need a restaurant critic, radio host, TV presenter, stand-up comic or MC, Jesse Mulligan is your man. He talks to Greg Bruce about the dark days of Seven Sharp and about being ‘awkward’ Jesse Mulligan is not a jerk. He arrived at Takapuna's... Read more
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examiner.com
Interview with founding member of Lamb of God, bassist John CampbellOn February 2nd, 2016, American metal band Lamb of God rocked the nearly sold o
Interview with founding member of Lamb of God, bassist John Campbell
examiner.com / Posted 5 days ago
On February 2nd, 2016, American metal band Lamb of God rocked the nearly sold out Arvest Bank Theater at the Midland. Lamb of God started the high energy brutal metal show, with their new hit "512", which is up for a Grammy this year. As the night... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Jesse Mulligan opens up about the dark days of Seven SharpIf you need a restaurant critic, radio host, TV presenter, stand-up comic or MC
Jesse Mulligan opens up about the dark days of Seven Sharp
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
If you need a restaurant critic, radio host, TV presenter, stand-up comic or MC, Jesse Mulligan is your man. He talks to Greg Bruce about the dark days of Seven Sharp and about being ‘awkward’ Jesse Mulligan is not a jerk. He arrived at Takapuna's... Read more
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The Huffington Post
The Limits Of Obama’s Favorite Economic TheoryEconomic theories don't usually get their own executive orders. But last summer
The Limits Of Obama’s Favorite Economic Theory
The Huffington Post / Posted 5 days ago
Economic theories don't usually get their own executive orders. But last summer, President Barack Obama changed that. In September, the president issued an order, titled “Using Behavioral Science Insights to Better Serve the American People,” that... Read more
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Royston & Buntingford Crow
Malingering along for a double date at Royston Folk Club The Malingerers will be performing on stage at the Old Bull Inn. One boasts
Malingering along for a double date at Royston Folk Club
Royston & Buntingford Crow / Posted 5 days ago
The Malingerers will be performing on stage at the Old Bull Inn. One boasts a blend of country, blues, folk and jazz with typically British and Irish flavours. The other comes with many... Read more
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Scotsman
Rare whisky salvaged from SS Politician goes on showRARE whisky salvaged from the famous shipwreck that inspired the legendary movi
Rare whisky salvaged from SS Politician goes on show
Scotsman / Posted 5 days ago
RARE whisky salvaged from the famous shipwreck that inspired the legendary movie Whisky Galore has been put on show on the 75th anniversary of the sinking. Fiona McKenzie, archivist at the National Trust for Scotland’s Canna House, has shared a... Read more
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Torontoist
City Council Recap: February 2016We highlight the important (and trivial) matters you may have missed from the l
City Council Recap: February 2016
Torontoist / Posted 5 days ago
We highlight the important (and trivial) matters you may have missed from the latest council meeting. You read the preview, now here’s the recap. Here’s key happenings from this month’s City Council meeting. In a nutshell: Toronto’s taxi system is... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
The U.S. Will Reduce Troops in Afghanistan Despite Criticism By Erick Payne - The top general in Afghanistan said Thursday the U.S. will r
The U.S. Will Reduce Troops in Afghanistan Despite Criticism
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 5 days ago
By Erick Payne - The top general in Afghanistan said Thursday the U.S. will reduce the number of troops in Afghanistan by about 40 percent by the end of this year. He testified before the... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at a
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 5 days ago
The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at an inflection point" and that 2016 could be "no better and possibly worse than 2015" if adjustments are not made. In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at a
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at an inflection point" and that 2016 could be "no better and possibly worse than 2015" if adjustments are not made. In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee,... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at a
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 5 days ago
The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at an inflection point" and that 2016 could be "no better and possibly worse than 2015" if adjustments are not made. In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee,... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at a
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'
KSPR Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at an inflection point" and that 2016 could be "no better and possibly worse than 2015" if adjustments are not made. In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee,... Read more
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My EastText
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at a
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'
My EastText / Posted 6 days ago
The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at an inflection point" and that 2016 could be "no better and possibly worse than 2015" if adjustments are not made. In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee,... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at a
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'
KTXS Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at an inflection point" and that 2016 could be "no better and possibly worse than 2015" if adjustments are not made. In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at a
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 days ago
The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at an inflection point" and that 2016 could be "no better and possibly worse than 2015" if adjustments are not made. In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee,... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at a
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 6 days ago
The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at an inflection point" and that 2016 could be "no better and possibly worse than 2015" if adjustments are not made. In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at a
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at an inflection point" and that 2016 could be "no better and possibly worse than 2015" if adjustments are not made. In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee,... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at a
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at an inflection point" and that 2016 could be "no better and possibly worse than 2015" if adjustments are not made. In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee,... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at a
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at an inflection point" and that 2016 could be "no better and possibly worse than 2015" if adjustments are not made. In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee,... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point' | Politics - Home Troop drawdown could harm mission, general tells senators
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'
KTVZ Bend / Posted 6 days ago
| Politics - Home Troop drawdown could harm mission, general tells senators The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at a
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 6 days ago
The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at an inflection point" and that 2016 could be "no better and possibly worse than 2015" if adjustments are not made. In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee,... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at a
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'
KTUU Anchorage / Posted 6 days ago
The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at an inflection point" and that 2016 could be "no better and possibly worse than 2015" if adjustments are not made. In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee,... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at a
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 6 days ago
The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at an inflection point" and that 2016 could be "no better and possibly worse than 2015" if adjustments are not made. In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee,... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at a
U.S. General: 'Afghanistan is at an inflection point'
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 6 days ago
The U.S.'s top commander in Afghanistan said Thursday that "Afghanistan is at an inflection point" and that 2016 could be "no better and possibly worse than 2015" if adjustments are not made. In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Long-term Afghan presence sends message to Pak, Taliban:US GenWith Pakistan and Taliban hedging their bets on the planned withdrawal of Ameri
Long-term Afghan presence sends message to Pak, Taliban:US Gen
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
With Pakistan and Taliban hedging their bets on the planned withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan, a top US commander has pushed for a long-term commitment to the war-torn country... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Boko is backON SATURDAY evening, carloads of Boko Haram insurgents descended on the norther
Boko is back
Namibia Economist / Posted 6 days ago
ON SATURDAY evening, carloads of Boko Haram insurgents descended on the northern Nigerian village of Dalori, where they set fire to houses, shot residents, and detonated bombs amid fleeing crowds. Pictures show the place razed to the ground. At least... Read more
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The Columbian
General: Troop cuts constrain Afghan trainingWASHINGTON — The ability to train and advise the still-green Afghan security fo
General: Troop cuts constrain Afghan training
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON — The ability to train and advise the still-green Afghan security forces will be constrained if the U.S. troop level is cut to 5,500, as President Barack Obama has proposed, the senior American commander in Afghanistan said Thursday. Army... Read more
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