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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Raytheon to complete modernization of air traffic control system throughout the National Air SpaceDULLES, Va., Feb. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been
Raytheon to complete modernization of air traffic control system throughout the National Air Space
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 20 hours ago
DULLES, Va., Feb. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $135 million Federal Aviation Administration contract modification to upgrade air traffic control systems at the final 22 airports of the Standard Terminal... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Defense: Bill would require women to register for draftTHE TOPLINE: Women would be required to register for the draft under a bill int
Overnight Defense: Bill would require women to register for draft
The Hill / Posted yesterday
THE TOPLINE: Women would be required to register for the draft under a bill introduced Thursday by Reps. Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.) and Ryan Zinke (R-Mont.), two veterans. Hunter said he introduced the bill to force Congress to consider the... Read more
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The Post-Standard
How ex-CNY resident's friendship tale landed on Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's pageJoanne Barclay Phillips, who lived in Fayetteville during the '60s and attended
How ex-CNY resident's friendship tale landed on Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's page
The Post-Standard / Posted yesterday
Joanne Barclay Phillips, who lived in Fayetteville during the '60s and attended Immaculate Conception school, decided to submit a story about her mom to Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg in honor of Friend's Day. Zuckerberg, chairman and CEO of... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
UMass graduates are ‘attractive to employers’ With the total cost of attendance for full-time undergraduates rising above $
UMass graduates are ‘attractive to employers’
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 2 days ago
With the total cost of attendance for full-time undergraduates rising above $40,000 for out-of-state students, University of Massachusetts students want to ensure that the diploma they receive on the... Read more
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Investopedia
The Biggest Risks of Investing in Lockheed Martin Stock (LMT)Within the crowded and lucrative industry of weapons manufacturing, Lockheed Ma
The Biggest Risks of Investing in Lockheed Martin Stock (LMT)
Investopedia / Posted 2 days ago
Within the crowded and lucrative industry of weapons manufacturing, Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) stands at the top. Lockheed Martin relies on weapons sales for 74% of its annual revenue, and the weapons manufacturer certainly has an... Read more
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Providence Business News
SBANE seeking nominees for annual innovation awardsThe Smaller Business Association of New England (SBANE) is calling for nominati
SBANE seeking nominees for annual innovation awards
Providence Business News / Posted 2 days ago
The Smaller Business Association of New England (SBANE) is calling for nominations for this year’s New England Innovation Awards Program. Small businesses ranging from nonprofits to technology and manufacturing are eligible for awards as long as... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Councilman calls Oconee lawsuit settlement unethicalWALHALLA — The Oconee County Council approved on Tuesday a lawsuit settlement t
Councilman calls Oconee lawsuit settlement unethical
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 2 days ago
WALHALLA — The Oconee County Council approved on Tuesday a lawsuit settlement that forgives $315,000 in claimed back taxes while also paying the defendants' legal costs despite the objections of two council members who consider the move... Read more
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Orange County Register
When baby makes 11: Bigger's better, these extra-large Orange County families say“You know what it’s like having a fourth kid? Imagine you’re drowning, then som
When baby makes 11: Bigger's better, these extra-large Orange County families say
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
“You know what it’s like having a fourth kid? Imagine you’re drowning, then someone hands you a baby,” said comedian Jim Gaffigan, a father of five. But we found three Orange County mega-families who aren’t drowning – they’re thriving. Their houses... Read more
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TheStreet.com
This aerospace stock's earnings momentum should vault it above the market slumpAnother factor that gives Harris a decided edge is a 50/50 split between commer
This aerospace stock's earnings momentum should vault it above the market slump
TheStreet.com / Posted 3 days ago
Another factor that gives Harris a decided edge is a 50/50 split between commercial and military clients, which allows it to weather a slump in any one sector. Half its revenue derives from the commercial sector, with the other half from government... Read more
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Computer Business Review
FireEye acquires Invotas, targets next-gen cyber security with orchestration and automationFireEye has announced that it has acquired Invotas International, a firm that l
FireEye acquires Invotas, targets next-gen cyber security with orchestration and automation
Computer Business Review / Posted 3 days ago
FireEye has announced that it has acquired Invotas International, a firm that looks at security automation and orchestration. The firm has not disclosed how much it has paid out in this purchase. In a post on the company website, CEO Dave De Walt... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
War isn’t hell for corporationsWar is hell. Unless, of course, you happen to be a global corporate peddler of
War isn’t hell for corporations
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
War is hell. Unless, of course, you happen to be a global corporate peddler of rockets, drones, bombs, and all the other hellish weaponry of military conflict. In that case, war is manna from hell. So bring it on. Indeed, it seems as if Beelzebub... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Knight leads campaign fundraising in 25th Congressional DistrictWASHINGTON — Rep. Steve Knight, R-Lancaster, raised $613,521 last year and has
Knight leads campaign fundraising in 25th Congressional District
Ventura County Star / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON — Rep. Steve Knight, R-Lancaster, raised $613,521 last year and has $406,971 in cash on hand, three times as much than his nearest rival in the 25th Congressional District. Democrat Bryan Caforio, a Los Angeles lawyer who launched his... Read more
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New Kerala
India looks for unmanned combat aircraft from U.S.By Gulshan Luthra, New Delhi, Feb.1 : The Indian armed forces have suffered fro
India looks for unmanned combat aircraft from U.S.
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
By Gulshan Luthra, New Delhi, Feb.1 : The Indian armed forces have suffered from time and technology challenges over the last 30 years, but apparently to make up for the lost time, the government has now approved the Indian Air Force's (IAF)... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
US stocks off over slow China growthNEW YORK - US stocks declined Monday, after the biggest one- day jump in four m
US stocks off over slow China growth
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
NEW YORK - US stocks declined Monday, after the biggest one- day jump in four months, as worsening Chinese data reignited concern about the impact of the country's slowdown on global growth. Energy companies retreated with crude prices, after... Read more
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Calcutta News
India looks for unmanned combat aircraft from U.S. By Gulshan Luthra New Delhi, Feb.1 (ANI): The Indian armed forces have suffe
India looks for unmanned combat aircraft from U.S.
Calcutta News / Posted 4 days ago
By Gulshan Luthra New Delhi, Feb.1 (ANI): The Indian armed forces have suffered from time and technology challenges over the last 30 years, but apparently to make up for the lost time, the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Manna from HellWar is hell. Unless, of course, you happen to be a global corporate peddler of
Manna from Hell
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 days ago
War is hell. Unless, of course, you happen to be a global corporate peddler of rockets, drones, bombs, and all the other hellish weaponry of military conflict. In that case, war is manna from hell. So bring it on. Indeed, it seems as if Beelzebub... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Economic Driver: Broadband service aims at folks who hate their cable company Posted Jan. 31, 2016 at 9:17 AM Posted Jan. 31, 2016 at 9:17 AM Chet Kanoji
Economic Driver: Broadband service aims at folks who hate their cable company
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Posted Jan. 31, 2016 at 9:17 AM Posted Jan. 31, 2016 at 9:17 AM Chet Kanojia is a man who likes to buzz in the ears of the biggest, most entrenched players he can find.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Iraq Spent Billions on Fighters -- and Now Spends Billions More on BombsBut now they need something to shoot with. Iraqi Air Force Captain Hama alongs
Iraq Spent Billions on Fighters -- and Now Spends Billions More on Bombs
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
But now they need something to shoot with. Iraqi Air Force Captain Hama alongside his new IAF F-16D Fighting Falcon. Image source: Senior Airman Jordan Castelan for the U.S. Air Force. Not to worry: American defense contractors have got Iraq... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Raytheon Rocks on Earnings DayRaytheon shares spiked after the company reported a bumper crop of earnings Thu
Raytheon Rocks on Earnings Day
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
Raytheon shares spiked after the company reported a bumper crop of earnings Thursday -- and they haven't looked back since. After jumping 3.5% Thursday, Raytheon shares continued to climb through close of trading Friday -- up another 4.9% on the... Read more
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Daily Mail
US tests ‘Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle’'Exoatmospheric kill vehicle' designed to crash into nuclear missiles heading f
US tests ‘Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle’
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
'Exoatmospheric kill vehicle' designed to crash into nuclear missiles heading for the US tested over California Long-range interceptor blasted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base Was testing thrusters on the Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle Craft... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Turning Trauma into the Abolition of War"I was sleeping peacefully late one night when I felt someone grab my leg and d
Turning Trauma into the Abolition of War
Op-Ed News / Posted 8 days ago
"I was sleeping peacefully late one night when I felt someone grab my leg and drag me from my bed onto the floor. My leg was pulled so hard I heard my pajama pants rip down the middle. Looking up and seeing my father, I began to panic as he pulled my... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Raytheon sees higher sales, profit in 2016; fourth-quarter profit tops viewWASHINGTON: Raytheon Co on Thursday reported higher-than-expected fourth-quarte
Raytheon sees higher sales, profit in 2016; fourth-quarter profit tops view
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
WASHINGTON: Raytheon Co on Thursday reported higher-than-expected fourth-quarter profit despite the impact of accounting adjustments from a large acquisition, and forecast higher earnings and revenues for 2016. International sales hit a record 31... Read more
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TheStreet.com
This small-cap Pentagon contractor could surge more than 100% in 2016The raw anger expressed by voters and candidates in this presidential campaign
This small-cap Pentagon contractor could surge more than 100% in 2016
TheStreet.com / Posted 9 days ago
The raw anger expressed by voters and candidates in this presidential campaign season is largely a consequence of the gridlock in Washington. As lawmakers decry the federal deficit and holler for austerity, they feud over major legislation that in... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Lockheed dips after $5 billion IT deal clouds profit outlookLockheed Martin fell sharply before ending little changed as a planned spinoff
Lockheed dips after $5 billion IT deal clouds profit outlook
Silicon Valley / Posted 10 days ago
Lockheed Martin fell sharply before ending little changed as a planned spinoff of its information technology business and recent takeover of Sikorsky Aircraft left investors confused regarding the company's growth prospects. The stock pared the drop... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Lockheed dips after $5 billion IT deal clouds profit outlookLockheed Martin fell sharply before ending little changed as a planned spinoff
Lockheed dips after $5 billion IT deal clouds profit outlook
The Fremont Argus / Posted 10 days ago
Lockheed Martin fell sharply before ending little changed as a planned spinoff of its information technology business and recent takeover of Sikorsky Aircraft left investors confused regarding the company's growth prospects. The stock pared the drop... Read more
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Orange County Register
Lockheed dips after $5 billion IT deal clouds profit outlookLockheed Martin Corp. fell the most in five months as a planned spinoff of its
Lockheed dips after $5 billion IT deal clouds profit outlook
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
Lockheed Martin Corp. fell the most in five months as a planned spinoff of its information technology business and recent takeover of Sikorsky Aircraft left investors confused regarding the company’s growth prospects. The stock pared the decline... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Saudi Arabia Is Killing Civilians with US BombsSaudi Arabia has engaged in war crimes, and the United States is aiding and abe
Saudi Arabia Is Killing Civilians with US Bombs
Op-Ed News / Posted 11 days ago
Saudi Arabia has engaged in war crimes, and the United States is aiding and abetting them by providing the Saudis with military assistance. In September 2015, Saudi aircraft killed 135 wedding celebrants in Yemen. The air strikes have killed 2,800... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Battlefield Management Systems Market 2016- Command and Control Information Systems & Integrated with Weapon Platforms, Sensors, and Decision-Making ToolsThe global battlefield management systems market to grow at a CAGR of 3.54% dur
Global Battlefield Management Systems Market 2016- Command and Control Information Systems & Integrated with Weapon Platforms, Sensors, and Decision-Making Tools
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
The global battlefield management systems market to grow at a CAGR of 3.54% during the period 2016-2020. The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global battlefield management systems market for 2016-2020. It provides a... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
WB I-10 at Salome Highway reopens after semi crashArchaeological site to open briefly to publicArchaeological site to open briefl
WB I-10 at Salome Highway reopens after semi crash
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 12 days ago
Archaeological site to open briefly to publicArchaeological site to open briefly to public Photo by Tim Eden / Tucson News Now Hundreds of years before Jesus Christ walked the Earth, prehistoric farmers left their footprints in the Sonoran desert... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Man flees police by truck, skateboardArchaeological site to open briefly to publicArchaeological site to open briefl
Man flees police by truck, skateboard
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 12 days ago
Archaeological site to open briefly to publicArchaeological site to open briefly to public Photo by Tim Eden / Tucson News Now Hundreds of years before Jesus Christ walked the Earth, prehistoric farmers left their footprints in the Sonoran desert... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Southbound L-101 at US 60 reopens after fatal crashOverhead utility work to cause highway slowing SundayOverhead utility work to c
Southbound L-101 at US 60 reopens after fatal crash
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 12 days ago
Overhead utility work to cause highway slowing SundayOverhead utility work to cause highway slowing Sunday Drivers on Tucson's south side should beware of possible slow downs on parts of I-10 on Sunday, as Arizona Department of Transportation... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Untied boat catches fire at Lake Pleasant MarinaOverhead utility work to cause highway slowing SundayOverhead utility work to c
Untied boat catches fire at Lake Pleasant Marina
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 12 days ago
Overhead utility work to cause highway slowing SundayOverhead utility work to cause highway slowing Sunday Drivers on Tucson's south side should beware of possible slow downs on parts of I-10 on Sunday, as Arizona Department of Transportation... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Semi crash closes westbound I-10 at Salome HighwayOverhead utility work to cause highway slowing SundayOverhead utility work to c
Semi crash closes westbound I-10 at Salome Highway
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 12 days ago
Overhead utility work to cause highway slowing SundayOverhead utility work to cause highway slowing Sunday Drivers on Tucson's south side should beware of possible slow downs on parts of I-10 on Sunday, as Arizona Department of Transportation... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Building bright leaders for tomorrowThe prospects for GF Linarmar locating in Henderson County look favorable, and
Building bright leaders for tomorrow
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 13 days ago
The prospects for GF Linarmar locating in Henderson County look favorable, and the company would bring with it hundreds of high-paying jobs. These jobs, along with hundreds of others now in progress, would result in more than 1,000 new jobs in the... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Cardinals banners get better with ageMathews comes off bench to bury Cats Cal guard Jordan Mathews came off the ben
Cardinals banners get better with age
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 13 days ago
Mathews comes off bench to bury Cats Cal guard Jordan Mathews came off the bench at home to light up the Haas Pavilion Saturday night to the tune of a season high 28 points and was the spark in a win over no. 12 Arizona. Cal guard Jordan Mathews... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Fatal crash closes southbound L-101 at US 60Mathews comes off bench to bury Cats Cal guard Jordan Mathews came off the ben
Fatal crash closes southbound L-101 at US 60
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 13 days ago
Mathews comes off bench to bury Cats Cal guard Jordan Mathews came off the bench at home to light up the Haas Pavilion Saturday night to the tune of a season high 28 points and was the spark in a win over no. 12 Arizona. Cal guard Jordan Mathews... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California building industry leader: Home construction making steady comebackThe homebuilding business lured 41-year-old Joseph Killinger from a good job wi
California building industry leader: Home construction making steady comeback
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 days ago
The homebuilding business lured 41-year-old Joseph Killinger from a good job with defense contractor Raytheon about 18 years ago, but he is painfully aware that it doesn’t hold quite the same appeal after the sharp, sudden and prolonged job losses... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Cards fans party in downtown Charlotte Saturday nightMathews comes off bench to bury Cats Cal guard Jordan Mathews came off the ben
Cards fans party in downtown Charlotte Saturday night
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 13 days ago
Mathews comes off bench to bury Cats Cal guard Jordan Mathews came off the bench at home to light up the Haas Pavilion Saturday night to the tune of a season high 28 points and was the spark in a win over no. 12 Arizona. Cal guard Jordan Mathews... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Hackathon underway at U of AMathews comes off bench to bury Cats Cal guard Jordan Mathews came off the ben
Hackathon underway at U of A
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 13 days ago
Mathews comes off bench to bury Cats Cal guard Jordan Mathews came off the bench at home to light up the Haas Pavilion Saturday night to the tune of a season high 28 points and was the spark in a win over no. 12 Arizona. Cal guard Jordan Mathews... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
All-electronic tolling begins installation on Mass. Pike Posted Jan. 23, 2016 at 5:20 PM Posted Jan. 23, 2016 at 5:20 PM The state h
All-electronic tolling begins installation on Mass. Pike
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
Posted Jan. 23, 2016 at 5:20 PM Posted Jan. 23, 2016 at 5:20 PM The state has begun installing the new all-electronic tolling system, which will replace toll plazas and the work done by... Read more
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Business Insider
The US is thinking of adding another layer to its ballistic missile defense shieldThe proposal, which has been discussed sporadically for several years, was give
The US is thinking of adding another layer to its ballistic missile defense shield
Business Insider / Posted 14 days ago
The proposal, which has been discussed sporadically for several years, was given fresh impetus by North Korea's fourth nuclear test on Jan. 6 and by recent strides in China's missile technology capabilities, said current and former US military... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
This Bullet-Stopping Military Armor Doubles As A BatteryRaytheon, one of the world’s-largest military contractors, says it has develope
This Bullet-Stopping Military Armor Doubles As A Battery
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 14 days ago
Raytheon, one of the world’s-largest military contractors, says it has developed a new type of vehicle armor that also doubles as a battery. There’s a big payoff for batteries that can stop bullets, the company says. Even as it can protect those in... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. weighs making Hawaii missile test site operationalWASHINGTON The U.S. military has stepped up discussions on converting its Aegis
U.S. weighs making Hawaii missile test site operational
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
WASHINGTON The U.S. military has stepped up discussions on converting its Aegis missile defense test site in Hawaii into a combat-ready facility that would bolster American defenses against ballistic missile attacks, according to sources familiar... Read more
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Air Force Times
US State Department OKs $2B in F-16 Weapons Sales to IraqDUBAI — The US State Department has approved nearly $2 billion in sales of more
US State Department OKs $2B in F-16 Weapons Sales to Iraq
Air Force Times / Posted 15 days ago
DUBAI — The US State Department has approved nearly $2 billion in sales of more than 33,000 F-16 Block-52 weapons and munitions to Iraq. The possible Foreign Military Sale to Iraq for the Major Defense Equipment weapons, munitions, equipment and... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The 2016 Tech Market: 5 Things You Need to KnowTechnology constantly evolves, and in 2016, you'll likely see many innovative d
The 2016 Tech Market: 5 Things You Need to Know
Op-Ed News / Posted 17 days ago
Technology constantly evolves, and in 2016, you'll likely see many innovative devices hit the market. So what does the future hold for the technology segment? Here are five things you need to know about the 2016 tech sector: 1. The wearables space... Read more
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Providence Business News
URI starts new oceanography masters degree programNARRAGANSETT – The University of Rhode Island is offering a new, more flexible
URI starts new oceanography masters degree program
Providence Business News / Posted 18 days ago
NARRAGANSETT – The University of Rhode Island is offering a new, more flexible master of oceanography degree aimed at connecting students with career development opportunities in industries such as fisheries, environmental management, shipping, port... Read more
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CIO
5 biggest cybersecurity concerns facing CIOs, CISOs in 2016Last year began and ended with a series of high-profile cybersecurity attacks,
5 biggest cybersecurity concerns facing CIOs, CISOs in 2016
CIO / Posted 18 days ago
Last year began and ended with a series of high-profile cybersecurity attacks, starting with the pilfering of 80 million Social Security records at health insurer Anthem and culminating with infiltrations at Starwood, Hilton and Hyatt hotel chains.... Read more
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iTWire
Raytheon|Websense becomes ForcepointRaytheon acquired Websense in May 2015 and the new name signifies the successfu
Raytheon|Websense becomes Forcepoint
iTWire / Posted 22 days ago
Raytheon acquired Websense in May 2015 and the new name signifies the successful integration of both companies into a global cybersecurity company. It also announces the acquisition of Stonesoft from Intel Security. Forcepoint’s press release... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Raytheon|Websense rebrands as ForcepointRaytheon|Websense has moved to re-assure local customers that it will be busine
Raytheon|Websense rebrands as Forcepoint
Computer World Australia / Posted 22 days ago
Raytheon|Websense has moved to re-assure local customers that it will be business as usual following the announcement of its new name, Forcepoint. US-based Websense merged with Raytheon Cyber Products in May 2015. It also acquired the Stonesoft... Read more
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Yahoo News
This precision weapon is the Navy's last line of defense Threats can change rapidly at sea, and the Navy has to be able to respond at
This precision weapon is the Navy's last line of defense
Yahoo News / Posted 22 days ago
Threats can change rapidly at sea, and the Navy has to be able to respond at a moment's notice. That's why the Navy has invested in a range of technologies to protect its ships, spanning from... Read more
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