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  1. US Coast Guard intercepts more than 50 pounds of MDMARead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Authorities announced the catch on Saturday, two days after the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Swordfish boarded the boat. Officials say the vessel was carrying more than 50 pounds of the drug, which is also known as ecstasy or Molly.


  2. Ft. Hood Soldier who drowned identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    UPDATE: Ft. Hood Soldier who drowned identified - KXXV-TV News Channel 25 - Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen The Bell County Sheriff's Department released the name of the 21-year-old Fort Hood soldier who died over the weekend.


  3. Seven die as Nigeria plane crashes into homeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Abuja: Seven people died when a military plane crashed into a house in northern Nigeria yesterday, killing everyone on board, the air force and disaster management officials said. The Dornier-228 had set off from a military airfield in the city of Kaduna at 6.45am, bound for the capital Abuja, air force spokesman Air Commodore Dele Alonge said in a statement.


  4. 53 pounds of MDMA seized from boat near San Juan IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    Law-enforcement officials boarded a vessel near the San Juan Islands on Thursday afternoon, seizing about 53 pounds of MDMA, a chemical found in the club-drug ecstasy, and detaining a citizen of Taiwan. The discovery was made by a Coast Guard boarding team from the cutter Swordfish near President's Channel, according to a Coast Guard statement.


  5. Diving researchers find sunken military vesselRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Researchers made a surprising find when diving in the waters off Hawaii: a large US naval tanker that had been sitting unseen in 80 feet of water for nearly 60 years. Price was one of three divers to discover the Mission San Miguel on Aug. 3 off the coast of Hawaii.


  6. Go Dogfighting In An F-15 In This Crazy VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    Kingsley Air National Guard Base, located in Southern Oregon's Klamath Falls, is home to America's only F-15C/D training unit, the 173th Fighter Wing. It is sometimes referred to as "K-Falls," or more often "the land of no slack" due to the incredibly hard curriculum would-be Eagle Drivers must go through to earn their place in the famous jet's ejection seat.


  7. US funds new high-tech venture: Flexible, stretchy sensorsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The China Post

    U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced Friday that the U.S. Defense Department is funding a new venture to develop cutting-edge electronics and sensors that can flex and stretch and could be built into clothing or the skins of ships and aircraft. The high-tech investment could lead to wearable health monitors that could be built into military uniforms or used to assist the elderly.


  8. 7 dead in Nigeria air force plane crash, say officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    A Nigerian air force aircraft crashed into a residential house in Kaduna state killing all four crew and three passengers, the air force official said on Saturday. Commodore Dele Alonge, air force spokesman, said the Dornier-228 aircraft had taken off from Kaduna Military Airfield on Saturday morning bound for the country's capital, Abuja, when it crashed in a house in the Ribadu area.


  9. Legionnaires learn more about troop drawdownRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | American Legion Magazine

    As The American Legion kicked off its 97th National Convention in Baltimore, members of the National Security Commission engaged military leaders regarding the strength and readiness of today's forces. The number one concern raised by commission members was the troop drawdown across the forces.


  10. F-16s escort flight from Vegas to Frankfurt after 'disturbance on the plane'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | National Post

    An international flight from Las Vegas to Frankfurt made an emergency landing at Denver International Airport escorted by two F-16 fighter jets Friday night after what officials called a "disturbance on the plane." A pilot on the Condor Airlines Boeing 767 reported an in-flight emergency, and the fighter jets were sent as a precaution, said Air Force Capt.


  11. Here's how the US military spends its billionsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    From the greatest advances in technology to a massive network of military alliances, the US military retains a substantial lead over the militaries of every other country on the planet. And the backbone of this military greatness comes in large part from the economic prosperity of the US and the incredible funding that the Pentagon receives.


  12. IsleView Fine Wines & Spirits holds ribbon-cuttingRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Standing inside their new store at 533 Niagara St. in the City of Tonawanda, the native Islanders can see homes on East River Road, customers on boats can easily see their store from the river, and in fact, Atkinson said when he drives down East River Road, he can see his store's sign at night. As the crow flies, the business is only a mile from the Island neighborhoods, and 6 miles over the bridge by car.


  13. Nancy B. 'Kelly' Adams of Santa Barbara, 1922-2015Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    Born in Panama, Kelly Adams was an Air Force officer's wife, a devoted mother, an avid golfer and bridge player, and a prolific baker of Thanksgiving pies. Kelly was born Elva Nancy Bauman in the Republic of Panama on May 11, 1922, and she lived out most of her childhood there.


  14. Inside NASA Mars Mission: Proper Parachute PackingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | EETimes

    NASA has some of the best engineering and science minds and the most advanced technologies available in science and electronics. They can also pack a mean parachute.


  15. Army officials ask NY public for help finding lost missileRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany

    The Army is asking the public for help finding a dummy missile lost Friday morning during an Apache helicopter flight from Fort Drum in northern New York to this weekend's air show at Stewart International Airport in the lower Hudson Valley. Fort Drum officials say the M36 Captive Flight Training Missile poses no risk to the public because it's not explosive.


  16. From Diamond in the Rough to DestinationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Altus Times

    Mindy Smiley , is the amazing artist behind the drawing, and Loran Mayes , used her education and experience in Parks and Recreation Management to develop the concept. Mindy Smiley , is the amazing artist behind the drawing, and Loran Mayes , used her education and experience in Parks and Recreation Management to develop the concept.


  17. Oregon Army National Guard completes 12 days conducting live-fire wargames in Mojave DesertRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | West Linn Tidings

    More than 500 Soldiers of the Oregon Army National Guard's 3rd Battalion, 116th Calvary Regiment , and the 1186th Military Police Company , spent 12 days conducting live-fire exercises and large-scale simulated battle scenarios at the National Training Center , in the Mojave Desert at Fort Irwin, Calif., August 14-25, 2015. The Oregon units augmented the Idaho Army National Guard's 116th Cavalry Brigade Combat Team during the first Decisive Action operation, known as "force-on-force," integrated combat and maneuver training cycle the Army National Guard has completed since the beginning of the Global War on Terror.


  18. Russia Prepares for Plane "Final Judgement"Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CNN

    Russia is arming to the teeth. The concern of the Russians is such that the country decided to develop a new aircraft of forward air control, which would be used in case of any infrastructure on the ground to be destroyed by a nuclear war.


  19. Frank E. Petersen Jr. dies at 83; flyer was Marines' first black generalRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    When Frank E. Petersen Jr. heard that a pioneering black naval aviator had died fighting in the Korean War, he was astonished. "I had no idea blacks would be allowed to fly in the Navy or in the Marine Corps," he recalled years later.


  20. Turkey conducts strikes against ISIS in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    Turkey launched its first airstrikes against ISIS in Syria on Saturday as part of the U.S.-led coalition against the extremist group, the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement. As part of the framework of the agreement, Turkey, along with coalition aircraft, began joint operations Friday night against ISIS targets in Syria.