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Texas Republican To Press For $705 Billion Defense Budget

WASHINGTON (AP) – A powerful House Republican is set to press his case for $705 billion in military spending next year.

The Armed Services Committee chairman, congressman Mac Thornberry of Texas, is pushing for a defense budget that’s larger than at any point during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. 101 fler ord


Burning the City


In the fifth month, on the tenth day of the month—that was the nineteenth year of King Nebuchadnezzar, king of Babylon—Nebuzaradan the captain of the bodyguard, who served the king of Babylon, entered Jerusalem. 723 fler ord

U.S. Wastes Money On Afghan Uniforms

By Andrew Witzel

The American war machine is certainly something to be reckoned with. We have made the process highly effective and seriously deadly to anyone within its crosshairs. 455 fler ord


US test to shoot down ballistic missile fails

By Lucas TomlinsonPublished June 22, 2017

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NOW PLAYINGSec. Price: Health care bill a move in the right direction

Amid the threat of North Korea possibly launching a missile, the latest U.S. 293 fler ord

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Is Trump Preparing For a Conflict With Iran?

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On this week’s second episode of The E.R., Sharon Weinberger sits down with Jon Finer, Dan De Luce, and Kate Brannen to discuss the latest developments in the Syrian war and the administration’s strategy (or lack thereof). 362 fler ord


The Lights Are on at the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, but Nobody Is Home

Even as the Trump administration looks to strengthen government scrutiny of foreign investment, the panel responsible is stymied by a lack of staffing, according to multiple people familiar with the issue. 1 174 fler ord