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Guard troops pour into Washington as states answer the call

By the busload and planeload, National Guard troops were pouring into the nation's capital on Saturday, as governors answered the urgent pleas of U.S. defense officials for more troops.


Miller says he’s ready to leave his job as defense secretary

“I cannot wait to leave this job, believe me,” Acting Defense Secretary Christopher Miller said Thursday to reporters as they were returning from a visit to U.S. Northern Command at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo.


Joint Army-Air Force base in Alaska bans on-post alcohol sales after 10 p.m.

By Friday afternoon, the announcement had garnered nearly 300 comments on Facebook, most critical of the prohibition on overnight purchases.




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Gen. Milley key to military continuity as Biden takes office

His predecessor, Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford, now retired, was a similarly transitional figure, appointed by President Barack Obama and continuing for nearly three years with Trump.


North Korean parliament to convene to approve Kim's agenda

North Korea's rubber-stamp parliament was scheduled to convene Sunday to pass decisions made by a major ruling party meeting where leader Kim Jong Un vowed maximum efforts to expand his nuclear weapons program in face of what he described as U.S. hostility.


Kremlin critic Navalny, facing arrest, lands in Moscow

Alexei Navalny has been recovering in Germany from his poisoning in August with a nerve agent, which he has blamed on the Kremlin.


Iran asks watchdog not to publish 'unnecessary' nuclear details

Iran urged the International Atomic Energy Agency to avoid publishing "unnecessary" details on Tehran's nuclear program, state TV reported Sunday, a day after Germany, France and Britain said Tehran has "no credible civilian use" for its development of uranium metal.


US military says its troop removal from Somalia is complete

The U.S. military says its troop withdrawal from Somalia is complete, in one of the last actions of President Donald Trump’s presidency.


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Gen. Milley key to military continuity as Biden takes office

His predecessor, Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford, now retired, was a similarly transitional figure, appointed by President Barack Obama and continuing for nearly three years with Trump.


North Korean parliament to convene to approve Kim's agenda

North Korea's rubber-stamp parliament was scheduled to convene Sunday to pass decisions made by a major ruling party meeting where leader Kim Jong Un vowed maximum efforts to expand his nuclear weapons program in face of what he described as U.S. hostility.


Kremlin critic Navalny, facing arrest, lands in Moscow

Alexei Navalny has been recovering in Germany from his poisoning in August with a nerve agent, which he has blamed on the Kremlin.


Iran asks watchdog not to publish 'unnecessary' nuclear details

Iran urged the International Atomic Energy Agency to avoid publishing "unnecessary" details on Tehran's nuclear program, state TV reported Sunday, a day after Germany, France and Britain said Tehran has "no credible civilian use" for its development of uranium metal.


US military says its troop removal from Somalia is complete

The U.S. military says its troop withdrawal from Somalia is complete, in one of the last actions of President Donald Trump’s presidency.



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Russia honoring remaining WWII Merchant Marine Veterans

Winston Churchill described it as the “worst journey in the world,” and two local Merchant Marine veterans in their 90s are among the last left in the U.S. to have endured it.



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Navy's top officer visits Nimitz group in Gulf amid Iran tensions

The Navy’s top officer visited a warship in the Persian Gulf this week after ongoing tensions with Iran led the Pentagon to extend an aircraft carrier group’s deployment to the region.


NY veteran runs in memory of Marines

While many people go for runs to clear their head or stay in shape, Marine vetera Eric Morehouse runs in honor of fallen Marines and to commemorate historic events in which Marines have participated. And he does it while holding an American flag.


In DC, a Maryland general commands National Guard's inauguration task force

As the commander, Brig. Gen. Janeen L. Birckhead is responsible for leading the security efforts for the Capitol and the area around it, including the U.S. Supreme Court and the Library of Congress.


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Navy's top officer visits Nimitz group in Gulf amid Iran tensions

The Navy’s top officer visited a warship in the Persian Gulf this week after ongoing tensions with Iran led the Pentagon to extend an aircraft carrier group’s deployment to the region.


NY veteran runs in memory of Marines

While many people go for runs to clear their head or stay in shape, Marine vetera Eric Morehouse runs in honor of fallen Marines and to commemorate historic events in which Marines have participated. And he does it while holding an American flag.


In DC, a Maryland general commands National Guard's inauguration task force

As the commander, Brig. Gen. Janeen L. Birckhead is responsible for leading the security efforts for the Capitol and the area around it, including the U.S. Supreme Court and the Library of Congress.



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Joyce scores 21 to lead Air Force past Wyoming 72-69

A.J. Walker had 15 points for Air Force (4-7, 2-5 Mountain West Conference), which broke its four-game losing streak.


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Joyce scores 21 to lead Air Force past Wyoming 72-69

A.J. Walker had 15 points for Air Force (4-7, 2-5 Mountain West Conference), which broke its four-game losing streak.