High-Ranking Egyptian Police Official Killed By Car Bomb

High-Ranking Egyptian Police Official Killed By Car Bomb

By Laura King, Los Angeles Times CAIRO — In the latest strike by suspected militants against a senior Egyptian security official, a police brigadier general was killed by a bomb p ...

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Pentagon Orders 600 Troops To Eastern Europe, Criticizes Russia

Pentagon Orders 600 Troops To Eastern Europe, Criticizes Russia

By David S. Cloud, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- The Pentagon said Tuesday that it was sending 600 soldiers to Eastern Europe for military exercises in response to "aggr ...

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Pentagon Plans Major Review Of Military Justice System

Pentagon Plans Major Review Of Military Justice System

By Timothy M. Phelps, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — The Defense Department, under pressure from Congress to re-examine the way it handles sexual assault cases, announced ...

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Accusation Of FBI Spying Stalls 9/11 Hearing

Accusation Of FBI Spying Stalls 9/11 Hearing

By Carol Rosenberg, The Miami Herald GUANTANAMO BAY NAVY BASE, Cuba -- A military judge abruptly recessed the first 9/11 trial hearing of the year Monday after defense lawyers acc ...

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Pentagon To Remove 50 Nuclear Missiles From Silos

Pentagon To Remove 50 Nuclear Missiles From Silos

By David S. Cloud, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — The Pentagon plans to remove 50 nuclear-armed intercontinental ballistic missiles from their silos over the next four yea ...

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Congress Has Spent Millions On Benghazi Witch Hunts

Congress Has Spent Millions On Benghazi Witch Hunts

The House of Representatives' never-ending dishonest, partisan hearings on the attack that killed four Americans in Benghazi, Libya in 2012 have long since been exposed as a waste ...

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Pentagon Proposes Deep Cuts For U.S. Military Bases, But Would Spare Some

Pentagon Proposes Deep Cuts For U.S. Military Bases, But Would Spare Some

By James Rosen, McClatchy Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- Sweeping budget and personnel cuts proposed Monday by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel would hit some military bases hard wh ...

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Pentagon Proposes To Shrink U.S. Army To Pre-WWII Level

Pentagon Proposes To Shrink U.S. Army To Pre-WWII Level

Washington (AFP) - The Pentagon plans to scale back the U.S. Army to its lowest level since before World War II in a proposed budget reflecting the end of 13 years of war in Afgha ...

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U.S. To Sell 24 Apache Helicopters To Iraq

U.S. To Sell 24 Apache Helicopters To Iraq

Washington (AFP) - The Pentagon informed Congress on Monday it plans to sell 24 Apache attack helicopters to Iraq in a deal worth $4.8 billion, officials said, as Baghdad battles ...

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