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2 US Navy sailors die of COVID as cases spike nationwide

1 month ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Two Navy sailors have died due to complications from COVID-19, amid growing concerns about the deadly Delta variant. A Navy reservist based in Idaho died Monday...
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Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

1 month ago   |   New York Post

A GOP report issued found that at least 20 percent of the $10 billion received by the Pentagon for border wall construction has been spent on guarding construction sides and...
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Biden doubles funding for ‘unexpected needs' of Afghan refugees as ex-interpreter abandoned by Pentagon gets BEHEADED by Taliban

Biden doubles funding for ‘unexpected needs' of Afghan refugees as ex-interpreter abandoned by Pentagon gets BEHEADED by Taliban

1 month ago   |   RT

US President Joe Biden has authorized $100 million in funding for “unexpected urgent refugee and migration needs” in Afghanistan, amid reports that at least one former...
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Senate Democrats defied Biden in their vote to boost Pentagon spending. And it wasn't even close

Senate Democrats defied Biden in their vote to boost Pentagon spending. And it wasn't even close

1 month ago   |   Politico

The Senate Armed Services Committee's surprise decision to endorse a $25 billion increase to the Pentagon's budget this week was an utter blowout - and the clearest sign yet...
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Senate panel backs $25 billion Pentagon boost, setting up budget battle

Senate panel backs $25 billion Pentagon boost, setting up budget battle

1 month ago   |   New York Post

The increase was approved as part of the $778 billion National Defense Authorization Act.
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The US launched strikes to destroy military equipment the Taliban captured from Afghan security forces

The US launched strikes to destroy military equipment the Taliban captured from Afghan security forces

1 month ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The US military carried out multiple airstrikes against the Taliban this week, in part to destroy military equipment that they captured from the Afghan...
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Austin to restore advisory boards after clearing out Trump loyalists

Austin to restore advisory boards after clearing out Trump loyalists

1 month ago   |   Politico

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin plans to restart five major Pentagon advisory boards, months after dissolving the panels that had been stacked with loyalists to former President...
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US launched several airstrikes in support of Afghan forces

1 month ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The U.S. military launched several airstrikes this week in support of Afghan government forces fighting Taliban insurgents, including in the strategically...
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Gen. Milley says Taliban appear to have 'strategic momentum'

1 month ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Taliban appear to have “strategic momentum” in the fight for control of Afghanistan as they put increasing pressure on key cities, setting the stage for a...
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Top US general Milley insists military is ‘apolitical' as he dodges questions about ‘white rage' & critical race theory comments

Top US general Milley insists military is ‘apolitical' as he dodges questions about ‘white rage' & critical race theory comments

1 month ago   |   RT

US Army General Mark Milley ducked questions about his past comments on such politically polarizing topics as “white rage” and critical race theory , but he wanted to make one...
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FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

A bicyclist is dead after being hit from behind by a car in Oviedo Saturday morning. Read more ...

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

The Huntingburg Police Department is investigating the disappearance of Raymond Underwood, an 82-year-old white male, 5 feet 11 inches tall, 185 pounds, gray hair with brown... Read more ...

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

Anyone with information about Leo Alan Ray's locations should call police. Read more ...

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

Stay hydrated and stay in cool areas. Read more ...

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

"Dynasty" actress Catherine Oxenberg reveals how she wrested her daughter India away from the clutches of Keith Raniere's sex slave group NXIVM. Read more ...

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

A GOP report issued found that at least 20 percent of the $10 billion received by the Pentagon for border wall construction has been spent on guarding construction sides and... Read more ...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv recall race

Larry Elder polled at 16 percent while Caitlyn Jenner has 4 percent of backers. While Gov. Gavin Newsom still has 48 percent of support, 43 percent of people polled said they'd... Read more ...

At march for slain National Guard member, family cries out for justice

The family of slain 19-year-old Chrys Carvajal took to the streets Saturday, chanting and asking the community to come forward with tips on who fatally shot the National Guard... Read more ...

No bail for man accused of killing witness in a murder case

A West Humboldt Park man accused of killing a witness set to testify in a murder case was denied bail during a hearing broadcast on You Tube /on/ Saturday. Read more ...

Baltimore firefighter undergoes surgery after falling through floor, union says

The cause of the Penn North fire is under investigation, the fire department said. Read more ...