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May 13 2017

Trump Says Ford-Class Carrier Catapults Are 'No Good'

The Navy had no immediate comment. Catapult systems are invaluable in helping planes build up enough speed in order to take off from an aircraft carrier. You know, the ...

May 13 2017

Backed Syrian forces expect Raqqa assault soon, await weapons

Redur Khalil, the spokesman for the Kurdish militia known as the People's Protection Units, or YPG, on Thursday called on Turkey to let go of its "unjustified" fears of t...

May 13 2017

North Korea poses 'existential' threat, US intel chief warns

Senate hearing on world threats. Coats' comments are coming in his prepared remarks. Coats focused on a summation of nations and entities who are presenting threats t...

May 13 2017

Two scenarios for nor'easter arriving for 2nd half of the weekend

Expect temps in the 60s this evening with Saturday morning lows in the mid to upper 50s. The weekend looks good as we'll be around 70° on Saturday and near 80° on ...

May 12 2017

Trump meets Lavrov, Kislyak at White House

Read our special report. Lavrov threw his head back in a dismissive gesture and walked away, shaking his head. Other administration officials have also faced scrutiny f...

May 10 2017

Philippines And US Begin Scaled-Down Annual Military Exercises

Philippine " Balikatan " spokesperson Major Frank Sayson said the Cebu-based Central Command (CentCom) and the Northern Luzon Command (NolCom) will participate in the exe...

May 09 2017

Trump's Religious Liberty Order Is Hit With Lawsuit

Family Research Council president Tony Perkins said that the religious liberty order is the start of a process in reversing the "devastating trend set by the last adminis...

May 09 2017

Pentagon names navy Seal killed in Somalia operation against al-Shabaab

Davis said that the Thursday night raid targeted a compound and militants linked to attacks on the United States, Somalia and the African Union Mission in Somalia pea...

May 08 2017

Pakistan says army killed 50 Afghan soldiers in firing exchange

The 12-hour-long skirmish left one Afghan solider and four civilians dead and 46 people including 14 Afghan soldiers wounded. Afghanistan disputes Pakistan's version of...

May 08 2017

Asean summit to focus on row over sea, Manila's war on drugs

The no-nonsense former mayor scoffed at questions from reporters about whether China's rapid reclamation of uninhabited reefs or enforcement of an global arbitration ruli...

May 07 2017

Israel Shoots Down Aircraft That Entered Airspace From Syria

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Netanyahu said: "Iran is trying to establish itself permanently in Syria, with a military presence on the ground and at sea, and a...

May 06 2017

Trump to visit Saudi Arabia, Israel and the Vatican

First, in Saudi Arabia he will meet "leaders from across the Muslim world", he said, as he tried to shape what he called a new foundation of co-operation "with our Muslim...

May 06 2017

Second ICBM Test-Fired From California Coastal Base

Recent satellite imagery showed continued activity at North Korea's nuclear test site, such as water pumping from a test tunnel and personnel playing volleyball games, a ...

May 06 2017

Speculation mounts about KC(M) joining LDF in Kerala

Due to the pact with the LDF, Kerala Congress candidate Zakharias Kuthiraveli is likely to become the President with the support of the LDF. "But only a few in the UDF an...

May 06 2017

New Afghanistan troop plan goes to White House next week

The US military will ask the Donald Trump administration next week to deploy thousands more troops to Afghanistan , a senior official says. Gen. John Nicholson, the to...

May 06 2017

Why Nigerien President Issoufou's visit to Buhari was postponed - Adesina

The President has also directed the suspension of the SGF from office pending the outcome of the investigations. Mrs. Buhari had, on Tuesday, taken to her Twitter handl...

May 06 2017

South Africa names Stuart Baxter as coach ahead of game against Nigeria

But on Thursday Baxter - who was also at the helm for a failed 2006 World Cup qualification bid - was confirmed as the next incumbent and the former Preston North End m...

May 06 2017

No US combat troops to stay in Iraq after ISIS fight concludes

That we agree on", the United States official told AP on condition of anonymity. The officials emphasize the discussions are ongoing. Army Col. Brett Sylvia, the br...

May 06 2017

Kerala SSLC Result 2017 Grades - Check Kerala Pareeksha Bhavan SSLC 10th Result

The SSLC Result 2017 Kerala was released today at 2PM in the afternoon in a formal declaration function at the Vidyabhavan Board office. Of the total of 4,73,803 stud...

May 06 2017

House Approves Medical Pot Bill

Senate leaders have cautioned that a more conservative implementation scheme could trigger lawsuits from medical marijuana advocates. That bill is being stalled while an ...