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  1. What the US military wants for missile defence: multi-use sensors in the ArcticRead the original story

    2 min ago | Weyburn Review

    Gen. Charles H. Jacoby, Jr., Commander, U.S. Northern Command and Commander, North American Aerospace Defense Command, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 19, 2013, before a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on U.S. European Command.

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  2. Military survivor organization wants bootsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | WHAS11

    A group working on behalf of the families of soldiers is seeking military boots in any condition to represent fallen soldiers.

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  3. Secret FBI project trained Alaskans in preparation for Soviet invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2014 | Russia Taday

    ... War the US government feared that the Soviet Union was planning an intervention and occupation of Alaska. The US military believed that the Soviet invasion would be airborne, with bombing preceding dropping of paratroopers to Alaska's major ...

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  4. Train to nowhere? Feds want nuclear waste train, but nowhere to goRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Nevada Appeal

    The U.S. government is looking for trains to haul radioactive waste from nuclear power plants to disposal sites.

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  5. Iraqi prime minister pledges to root out militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    In this Aug. 14, 2014 photo provided by the U.S. Air Force, a teddy bear donated by an American child remains tied to a C-130 Hercules assigned to the 746th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron, prior to takeoff during a humanitarian airdrop over Iraq, at a base in the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility.

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  6. Edmonds ferries resume service after morning spillRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | HeraldNet

    Normal ferry service was scheduled to resume Monday afternoon following a diesel spill, ahead of what was expected to be a typically busy end of the Labor Day weekend.

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  7. Iraqi forces push back Islamic State militants after breaking weeks-long siegeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | The Raw Story

    Iraqi troops, Kurdish fighters and Shiite militiamen backed by US air strikes pressed a fightback against jihadist-led militants Monday, buoyed by breaking a weeks-long siege of a Shiite town.

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  8. Air Force reconnaissance plane investigates area of low pressureRead the original story

    29 min ago | BayouBuzz.com

    The National Hurricane Center reported an Air Force Reserve Unit reconnaissance aircraft is investigating a broad area of low pressure over the Bay of Campeche.

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  9. Statement by NSC Spokesperson Caitlin Hayden on the President's...Read the original story

    34 min ago | The Common Ills

    The White House issued the following today: Statement by NSC Spokesperson Caitlin Hayden on the President's Authorization of Operations in Iraq Today, consistent with the War Powers Resolution , the President transmitted to the Congress a report notifying the Congress that he had authorized U.S. Armed Forces to conduct targeted airstrikes in ... (more)

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  10. Columbians celebrate Labor DayRead the original story

    36 min ago | Missourian

    Staying open on the holiday gives people a chance to come in on their day off. Most employees come in on a volunteer basis to work the hours they want to work.

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  11. What the US military wants for missile defence: multi-use sensors in the ArcticRead the original story

    42 min ago | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Gen. Charles H. Jacoby, Jr., Commander, U.S. Northern Command and Commander, North American Aerospace Defense Command, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 19, 2013, before a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on U.S. European Command.

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  12. Rep. Tammy Duckworth pregnantRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Examiner.com

    United States Rep. Tammy Duckworth , a Democratic politician from Illinois who is also an Iraqi War amputee, is expecting a baby girl in early December, according to the Sun-Times and NBC on Monday.

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  13. Afghanistan's election stalemate casts shadow on NATO summitRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Stars and Stripes

    Slovak Staff Sgt. Peter Sulgan, right, teaches an upright shooting posture to Afghan soldiers with the 4th Kandak, 2nd Mobile Strike Force Brigade, Afghan National Army, while Slovakian Capt.

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  14. Two centuries later, Battle of Caulk's Field is brought to lightRead the original story

    52 min ago | Stars and Stripes

    The Battle of Caulk's Field, the engagement at which the local soldiers of the Kent County militia stood up to the highly trained British Royal Navy and Marines, unfolded in the darkness of the early morning of Aug. 31, 1814.

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  15. More mentors means fewer 'dropouts'Read the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Stars and Stripes

    Nico Rodriguez was 15 years old when he found himself living on the streets of Lowell, Mass., with no plans for a high school diploma, no home to call his own and, seemingly, no future.

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  16. The 2014 Pre-Labor Day Pregnant Bikini ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Houston Press

    Labor Day means the return of one of Houston's favorite annual events: the pregnant bikini contest.

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  17. Community Briefs a " Sept. 2, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Saipan Tribune

    The Marianas Visitors Authority kicks off its newest annual signature event, the International Festival of Cultures, on Sept.

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  18. NATO Conference: European Nations Complacent, Unable to Defend ThemselvesRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Breitbart.com

    David Cameron will make use of his shared platform with Barack Obama this week to criticise NATO free-loaders who aren't fulfilling their treaty obligations, despite refusing to rule out the possibility of further deep defence cuts to the UK military next year reports The Times .

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  19. Military denies Tien Kung missiles to be deployed on destroyersRead the original story

    1 hr ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, Sept. 1 Taiwan's military on Monday denied a local media report earlier in the day that the locally developed Tien Kung III surface-to-air missile system will be deployed on the country's Kidd-class destroyers.

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  20. Canada talks tough on Ukraine, but more defence cuts in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Chronicle Herald

    A Canadian soldier looks at a CF-18 as it sits loaded for flight at Camp Fortin on the Trapani-Birgi Air Force Base in Trapani, Italy, in September 2011.

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