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2015/05/27 13:10
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- A one-year travel ban is expiring for five senior Taliban leaders held in U.S. detention at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, until they were released last year in exchange for Sgt. Bowe...
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2015/05/27 12:20
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Today is Wednesday, May 27, the 147th day of 2015. There are 218 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 27, 1935, the U.S. Supreme Court, in Schechter Poultry Corp. v. United...
2015/05/27 09:57
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House and Senate committees Tuesday advanced bills to authorize the state to issue $87.1 million in bonds to help Lockheed Martin obtain a federal contract and create nearly 600 jobs in Camden. The...
2015/05/27 04:18
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The decision follows two years of discussions, reviews and legal disputes between the U.S. Air Force and Space Exploration Technologies, known as SpaceX, and means the company founded by entrepreneur...
2015/05/27 01:51
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Getting the CIA — and Secrecy — Out of the Drone Program | Commentary President Barack Obama�s disclosure last month of the death of two hostages in a January drone strike offered the public a brief...
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2015/05/27 01:32
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Expert says time to move beyond ‘medieval’ cybersecurity approach The nation’s approach to cybersecurity has much in common with medieval defense tactics, and that needs to change, says a...
2015/05/26 22:27
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United States Senator John McCain (R-AZ) listens to applause after announcing he will seek re-election for his seat during a speech to the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Phoenix, Arizona...
2015/05/26 20:45
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From left: U.S. Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-Ohio), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.), House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.)...
2015/05/26 16:13
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PHOENIX (AP) - Sen. John McCain is leading a U.S. Senate delegation that will visit Vietnam and Singapore this week. The Arizona Republican is chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, and his...
2015/05/26 15:42
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WASHINGTON (AP) - Democratic Arizona Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick said Tuesday she will challenge Republican John McCain for his Senate seat next year, launching an uphill bid to unseat the five-term senator...
2015/05/26 12:16
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Jerry Hendrix, a retired Navy captain with 26 years of service, recently published a 2,700-word article in the National Review on aircraft carriers. He looked at cost, capabilities and likely places...
2015/05/26 01:19
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Army Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, addresses U.S. troops in Iraq last fall. He has advocated a cautious approach to the battle there against the Islamic State. (D. Myles...
2015/05/25 22:48
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By Tom PhilpottMilitary Update The Senate Armed Services Committee has accepted a Defense Department plan to pare taxpayer support of base grocery stores. If enacted into law, it would lower shopper...
2015/05/25 17:42
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The war of words highlighted disagreements between the US, Iraq and Iran over how to combat Isis. Months of air strikes have failed to check its advances. Qassem Soleimani, the commander of Iran’s...
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WASHINGTON — As the nation remembers its fallen military heroes today, Washington is grappling with major issues facing those who served and who continue to do so — despite the fact that fewer of...
2015/05/25 13:14
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Residents queue up to receive humanitarian aid at the Palestinian refugee camp of Yarmouk, in Damascus March 11, 2015. The Palestinian Yarmouk refugee camp in Damascus, which is under siege by Syrian...
2015/05/24 17:00
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CBS — The territorial gains of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in the Middle East over the past week have prompted a fresh look at what the U.S. can do to stop the militant group. But...
2015/05/24 16:42
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Senator John McCain on Sunday attacked the president for citing climate change as a threat to national security, suggesting that the Obama administration’s focus on environmental issues was detracting...
2015/05/24 12:57
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Defense Secretary Ash Carter spoke frankly in an exclusive interview on CNN's "State of the Union" aired Sunday about the weak state of Iraq's military as one major reason the key town of Ramadi fell...
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In defense of the Iran nuclear talks, Obama administration officials have made a number of unlikely claims, including the repeated proposition that under the current Tehran regime Iran’s nuclear...
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