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‘It’s just messed up’: Most think political divisions as bad as Vietnam era, new poll shows

Analysis Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events. Article source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2017/national/democracy-poll/

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Mattis, in Seoul, says US can’t accept nuclear North Korea

SEOUL (Reuters) – U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Saturday that he could not imagine United States ever accepting a nuclear North Korea, warning that its rapidly advancing nuclear and missile programs would undermine, not strengthen, its security. Mattis has been at pains during his week-long trip to Asia to stress that diplomacy is [...]

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White House reiterates Trump’s claims that his sexual harassment accusers lied

Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what’s happening in the world as it unfolds. Article source: http://www.cnn.com/2017/10/27/politics/trump-sexual-harassment-white-house/index.html

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Judge rebukes handling of JFK records

The federal judge who oversaw the collection of government documents on John F. Kennedy’s assassination called it “disappointing” that President Donald Trump is holding back so many of the records while the CIA, FBI and other agencies review them. “I just don’t think there is anything in these records that require keeping them secret now,” [...]

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Citizen Obama, welcome to jury duty

Former president Barack Obama speaks at a rally in support of Phil Murphy, the Democratic candidate for governor of New Jersey in Newark on Oct. 19. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images) Since leaving the White House in January, former president Barack Obama has turned heads, images of him slipping into a Broadway play with his elder daughter, Malia, [...]

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USCG may cancel runway-closing project

The U.S. Coast Guard is considering canceling improvements to Base Elizabeth City’s primary runway that could have forced it to close for four months, Base Elizabeth City Cmdr. Randy Meador said this week. Meador shared news of the Coast Guard’s decision to rethink the runway’s improvement project during the monthly board meeting of the Elizabeth [...]

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Body of missing boater found near Bayou Bienvenue: Coast Guard …

The body of a missing boater was found Friday (Oct. 27) near Bayou Bienvenue, ending the search for Haskin Payne III, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. The Coast Guard Sector New Orleans called off the search at 6:05 p.m. Friday, just more than 24 hours after the Coast Guard received a report regarding the [...]

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US Coast Guard, FWC begin removing derelict, abandoned boats…

MIAMI – The U.S. Coast guard, in cooperation with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, began the tedious task Thursday of removing derelict and abandoned boats damaged by Hurricane Irma. After the storm swept through, many boats came loose from their moorings and were pushed to shore, They were left damaged or swamped from the storm [...]

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HiMARS Goes To Sea: US Marines Now Fire Guided Artillery …

Even the basic 227mm GPS-directed rockets would give amphibious ships significantly more stand-off capability than they have at present. The design for the San Antonio-class included space for two Mk 41 eight-cell vertical launch system (VLS), but the ships did not reach the fleet with those weapons in place. Whidbey Island-class landing ship docks and [...]

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Is War With Russia Coming? U.S. Marines Are Getting Ready for a …

The U.S. Marine Corps is seriously considering the prospect of a conflict with Russia in Eastern Europe and dedicating more resources to its Marine Expeditionary Force headquarters, Military Times reported Tuesday.  A Marine Expeditionary Force (MEF) is the largest type of Marine combat force and can include up to 25,000 Marines. In recent years, the conflicts the U.S. has [...]

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