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November 29, 2017 - 3:09 pm
WASHINGTON — The United States has confirmed that North Korea has test-launched its third intercontinental ballistic missile. The weapons are possessed by only a handful of countries, including the U.S., Russia, and China. ICBMs are missiles that can travel thousands of miles from one continent to...
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November 29, 2017 - 1:37 pm
In spite of US President Trump's warnings, North Korea fired an intercontinental ballistic missile early today for the first time in four months. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images) U.S. President Donald Trump urged Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday to "use all available levers" to...
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November 28, 2017 - 3:16 pm
President Donald Trump listens with Navajo Code Talkers in the Oval Office of the White House during an event to honor Native American code talkers who served in World War II November 27, 2017. (Photo credit BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images) By Matt Saintsing Sen. John McCain on Tuesday fired...
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November 28, 2017 - 2:55 pm
(ED JONES/AFP/Getty Images) By Caitlin M. Kenney WASHINGTON--President Donald Trump said that United States will "take care of it" after North Korea launched a missile early Tuesday afternoon. With the president at the White House was Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis who told the media that the...
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November 21, 2017 - 6:39 pm
(MASSOUD HOSSAINI/AFP/Getty Images) David McFadden, Associated Press BALTIMORE — Another federal judge has halted a proposed transgender military ban, expanding on an initial ruling issued last month against the plan by President Donald Trump's administration. In a preliminary injunction issued...
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November 17, 2017 - 12:06 pm
(Photo by Ian Hitchcock/Getty Images) By Matt Saintsing Some are calling it obscene, others say it’s hilarious. One thing for sure is that the naval aviator, and amateur artist, responsible for the ad hoc skywriting is in some serious trouble. The Navy has apologized after one of its pilots used...
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November 15, 2017 - 1:34 pm
Mark Esper testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee during his confirmation hearing to be secretary of the U.S. Army in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill November 2, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) WASHINGTON — The Senate has confirmed President...
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November 09, 2017 - 3:53 pm
Investigators examine bullet holes in the front door of the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs on November 7, 2017 in Sutherland Springs, Texas. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images) Robert Burns, AP National Security Writer WASHINGTON — The top U.S. Air Force official is publicly...
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November 08, 2017 - 6:40 pm
U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson take their seats as they arrive for a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing concerning the authorizations for use of military force, October 30, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images) Robert...
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