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U.S. senators demand answers from Army after Reuters report on lead poisoning

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Four U.S. senators on Friday urged the Army to detail the steps it is taking to safeguard children from lead poisoning, citing a Reuters investigation into hazards on military bases.
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Watchdog found military ‘deficiencies' in cyber ops, public records show

Watchdog found military ‘deficiencies' in cyber ops, public records show

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Key combatant commands across the U.S. military were not giving enough support or personnel to their cyber operations, a previously classified assessment shows.
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U.S. military veteran visits Kateri peace conference in Fonda

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Retired U.S. Army Col. Ann Wright, 71, was a diplomat in Freetown, the capitol of Sierra Leone, when rebelling soldiers overthrew the president, shot civilians and used machetes to chop others' limbs off in the streets. The embassy closed down while the American staff fled through screaming crowds to a downtown hotel. Wright organized the evacuation of hundreds of Americans and local employees-who would have been slaughtered by the troops-in about four days using three helicopters.
"I was on a huge ship offshore where the helicopters would carry 50 evacuees per flight and we had...
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GOP, Kavanaugh accuser's lawyer clash over timing, conditions of testimony

GOP, Kavanaugh accuser's lawyer clash over timing, conditions of testimony

A statement on behalf of Ford said a 10 p.m. deadline is arbitrary and seeks to bully Ford. It requested another day to make her decision. Read more ...

Friday Night Hits Week 5 Highlights: Game of the Week

Friday Night Hits Week 5 Highlights: Game of the Week

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Prison guards find $17.8 million worth of cocaine in shipment of donated bananas

Prison guards find $17.8 million worth of cocaine in shipment of donated bananas

It was a fruitful morning for a pair of prison guards who uncovered some monkey business when they spotted $17.8 million of cocaine hidden inside a shipment of bananas. Read more ...

Fugitive priest in US after arrest in Africa

Fugitive priest in US after arrest in Africa

A fugitive priest accused of child abuse decades ago in New Mexico has been arrested. Read more ...

Fugitive accused of threatening to shoot President Trump arrested in Ohio

Fugitive accused of threatening to shoot President Trump arrested in Ohio

Pennsylvania warrants issued for Christy allege burglary, probation violation and failure to appear for an aggravated assault case. Read more ...

FNF New Hampshire high school football scores: Sept. 21-22, 2018

FNF New Hampshire high school football scores: Sept. 21-22, 2018

Here are the following New Hampshire high school football scores for games played on Sept. 14-15, 2018. Read more ...

Maine Sen. Susan Collins talks Brett Kavanaugh during NH visit

Maine Sen. Susan Collins talks Brett Kavanaugh during NH visit

Amid the scrutiny surrounding U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, a U.S. senator who may cast a deciding vote for his confirmation was in the Granite State Friday night. Read more ...

Sanders, McSorley lead No. 10 Penn State over Illinois 63-24

Sanders, McSorley lead No. 10 Penn State over Illinois 63-24

Woodland Hills grad rushes for 200 yards, 3 TD's Read more ...

7-year-old with inoperable brain tumor crowned homecoming queen

7-year-old with inoperable brain tumor crowned homecoming queen

A Warren County high school is embracing a young girl with cancer and making her one of their own. Read more ...

Report finds UMd. culpable in death of Jordan McNair

Report finds UMd. culpable in death of Jordan McNair

An independent investigation finds the University of Maryland culpable in the death of Terrapins football player Jordan McNair. Read more ...