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  1. Eagles' Jenkins, Long, Smith to skip trip to White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | UPI

    Safety Malcolm Jenkins , defensive end Chris Long and wide receiver Torrey Smith reportedly are among a number of players on the Philadelphia Eagles that are planning to boycott any potential congratulatory trip to the White House. President Donald Trump congratulated the Eagles on Twitter shortly after their 41-33 win over the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII on Sunday.

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  2. Decisive Analytics awarded $59M contract for missile defense cybersecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | UPI

    The Missile Defense Agency has awarded a contract to Decisive Analytics Corporation for services in support of cybersecurity compliance and risk management support. The deal, announced Friday by the Department of Defense, is valued at $59.4 million under a competitive cost-plus-fixed-fee contract.

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  3. Alabama's PeopleTec awarded $33M for missile defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | UPI

    Engineering and cybersecurity firm PeopleTec Inc. has been awarded a $33 million contract by the U.S. Missile Defense Agency for engineering and support of the agency's international programs. The contract, announced Tuesday by the Department of Defense, calls for advisory and assistance services on international engineering to support technical, engineering, advisory and management activities tied to the Ballistic Missile Defense System.

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  4. Donald Trump calls on NFL to suspend Oakland Raiders' Marshawn LynchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | UPI

    President Donald Trump is calling on the NFL to suspend Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch for sitting during "The Star-Spangled Banner" before Sunday's game in Mexico City but standing for the Mexican national anthem. Trump, who has repeatedly criticized NFL players who do not stand for the national anthem, took to Twitter early Monday morning to criticize Lynch for his protest before the game against the New England Patriots , who went on to win 33-8.

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  5. GOP fundraising arm drops Senate hopeful Moore amid sex accusationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | UPI

    The Republican Party's Senate campaign fundraising group dropped its support for congressional hopeful Roy Moore Friday, amid sex assault allegations against the Alabama candidate. The National Republican Senatorial Committee, the fundraising arm for Senate Republicans, signaled its disassociation with Moore in a filing with the U.S. Federal Election Committee.

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  6. White House urges Moore to leave Senate race if sex allegations trueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | UPI

    The White House on Friday encouraged Senate hopeful Roy Moore to drop his bid to fill the seat vacated by Attorney General Jeff Sessions , if sexual misconduct accusations against him are true. A report in in The Washington Post this week said Moore, 70, engaged in sexual contact with a 14-year-old girl more than three decades ago when he was an attorney in a small Alabama town.

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  7. Former Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully: 'I will never watch another NFL game'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | UPI

    Legendary baseball broadcaster Vin Scully says he will "never watch another NFL game" in response to the protests by players during the national anthem. The Los Angeles Dodgers ' Hall of Fame broadcaster was speaking Saturday night at "An Evening with Vin Scully" at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium.

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  8. Colin Kaepernick expected to be invited to next meeting with ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | UPI

    Out-of-work free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick , who began the movement of NFL players protesting by kneeling during national anthem while he was playing for the San Francisco 49ers last year, is expected to be invited to the next meeting between owners and players. In an Oct. 17 special meeting, 13 current or former players, 11 owners, commissioner Roger Goodell and NFL Players Association executive director DeMaurice Smith met in New York to discuss the anthem controversy.

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  9. Jacksonville Jaguars: Team president apologizes for anthem displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | UPI

    Jaguars president Mark Lamping has apologized to the city of Jacksonville's director of military affairs chief for the decision of several players to kneel during the national anthem prior to the team's game in London on Sept. 24. Lamping wrote in a letter sent to Bill Span, the city's director of military affairs and veterans department, that the organization did not fully consider the emotions resulting in the decision to kneel for the national anthem.

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  10. NFL, Roger Goodell: Donald Trump's national anthem tweet 'not accurate'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | UPI

    The NFL disputed the accuracy of President Donald Trump 's latest tweet Wednesday morning when he praised the league for "finally demanding" players to stand for the national anthem. Trump said on Twitter that NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is now ordering all players to stand during The Star-Spangled Banner.

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  11. Roger Goodell memo: NFL players should stand for anthemRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | UPI

    NFL commissioner Roger Goodell issued a memo to all 32 teams on Tuesday in a bid to end the controversy surrounding player protests during the national anthem. "Like many of our fans, we believe that everyone should stand for the national anthem.

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  12. Three Miami Dolphins kneel during national anthem in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | UPI

    The Saints players knelt together as a team before the national anthem and then stood together during the playing of the anthem, performed by Darius Rucker , in a planned show of unity. Many players and coaches had their arms interlocked or their hands on shoulders.

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  13. President Donald Trump: NFL must change or business is 'going to hell'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | UPI

    President Donald Trump continues to double down about NFL players protesting during the national anthem, saying the league's business is "going to hell" if it doesn't change. Trump was asked by a reporter while he was departing the White House via Marine One on Wednesday about the inconsistency between the First Amendment rights of the neo-Nazis and white supremacists to protest in Charlottesville, Va., and the rights of NFL players to protest.

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  14. NASA's Near-Earth asteroid CubeSat enjoys test sailRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | UPI

    NASA's Near-Earth Asteroid Scout, a CubeSat designed to study asteroids orbiting near Earth, executed a full solar sail deployment during recent tests in Alabama. Earlier this month, NEA Scout underwent environmental testing in preparation for its eventual flight on the inaugural Space Launch System mission, currently scheduled for December 2019.

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  15. Roy Moore defeats Sen. Luther Strange in Alabama Senate primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | UPI

    Roy Moore, a twice-removed Justice on the Alabama Supreme Court , defeated Sen. Luther Strange in the Republican primary for one of Alabama's senate seats. Trump endorsed Strange in the primary, citing the senator's support for initiatives to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

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  16. Seattle Seahawks, Tennessee Titans stay in locker rooms during national anthemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | UPI

    Neither the Seattle Seahawks or Tennessee Titans were on the field for the national anthem before Sunday's game at Nissan Stadium. "We will not stand for the injustice that has plagued people of this color in this country," Seattle players said in a statement that was released on social media prior to kickoff.

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  17. President Donald Trump doubles down as NFL owners, players fire back during protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | UPI

    President Donald Trump continued his attack early Sunday morning for the third day in a row on NFL players protesting during the national anthem. "If NFL fans refuse to go to games until players stop disrespecting our Flag & Country, you will see change take place fast.

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  18. Top North Korea officials denounce Trump as 'crazed hoodlum'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | UPI

    Top officials in Pyongyang's Korean Workers' Party met on Friday to discuss "follow-up measures" related to Kim Jong Un 's statement regarding U.S. President Donald Trump 's address to the United Nations General Assembly, according to state-controlled media. In a rare announcement about the regularly held meeting of the central committee of the Korean Workers' Party, KCNA reported the gathering was held to rally around an "anti-American showdown," and realize "final victory."

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  19. Trump headed to Alabama to rally for GOP Senate candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | UPI

    President Donald Trump will travel to Alabama on Friday to campaign for the Republican Party candidate in next week's GOP runoff for December's Senate special election. The race is being held to replace former Sen. Jeff Sessions , who resigned from the seat mid-term to become Trump's attorney general.

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  20. How to watch this weekend's Perseid meteor showerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | UPI

    Skywatchers in the Northern Hemisphere will be treated to a show of shooting stars on Friday and Saturday night as the Perseid meteor shower peaks over the weekend. There is one problem, however: a near-full moon.

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