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US Army Narrows Search For Light Tank to Two Companies

The U.S. Army will evaluate light tanks built by General Dynamics and BAE Systems as it moves ahead with plans to field some 500 of the armored vehicles. While the Army is not yet buying large quantities of these tanks, the Mobile Protected Firepower project is another sign of how the Pentagon preparing for wars against [...]

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US Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton Seizes 4.7 Tons of Cocaine Valued at $140 Million Bound for US |

By Space Coast Daily  //  December 19, 2018 <!––> <!–function email_click() {u=location.href;t=document.title;window.open(‘http://creativeimpactsolutions.com/email-share-tool/ini.php?url=http%3A%2F%2Fspacecoastdaily.com%2F2018%2F12%2Fu-s-coast-guard-cutter-hamilton-seizes-4-7-tons-of-cocaine-valued-at-140-million-bound-for-u-s%2F&title=U.S.+Coast+Guard+Cutter+Hamilton+Seizes+4.7+Tons+of+Cocaine+Valued+at+%24140+Million+Bound+for+U.S.&src=Space%20Coast%20Daily&banner=http%3A%2F%2Fspacecoastdaily.com%2Fwp-content%2Fuploads%2F2012%2F03%2Fshare-banner1.jpg’,’sharer’,’toolbar=0,status=0,width=430,height=600′ );return false;}–> detained 21 suspected drug smugglers from five different vessels The Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton crew returned to home Monday at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Charleston. While patrolling the drug-trafficking routes in the Eastern Pacific Ocean, Hamilton detained 21 suspected [...]

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Coast Guardsman killed wife, son in murder-suicide: cops

A US Coast Guard petty officer is accused of opening fire on his family in an apparent murder-suicide in Florida following an argument with his wife, officials said. John Presnar, 44, allegedly killed his wife and 7-year-old son Sunday at their Miami home — a shooting that left his 8-year-old daughter fighting for her life, [...]

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US Coast Guard Takes Over MC20 Spill Response

Sheen near the MC20 site (file image courtesy USCG) By MarEx 2018-12-17 17:21:57 The U.S. Coast Guard has taken over the task of containing the long-running Mississippi Canyon Block 20 oil spill, which may well be among the largest oil releases in North American history.  According to the Coast Guard, the MC20 site may be [...]

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Marines testify about Antifa mob attack in Philadelphia

Video Marines recount harrowing Antifa attack as post-Christmas trial looms U.S. Marine Corps reservists Alejandro Godinez and Luis Torres, testified Thursday against suspects Thomas Massey and Tom Keenan, who were allegedly part of a larger group of left wing Antifa activists who began beating the Marines after mistaking them for participants in a November ‘We [...]

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U.S. Marines Help Load 3500+ Bikes For Tykes

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOX) — Around 3,500 Bikes for Tykes are now in the possession of Toys for Tots and other community organizations. @USMC preparing bikes for pickup. @ToysForTots_USA @kmoxnews pic.twitter.com/snpry76V0j — Brian Kelly (@Brpkelly) December 18, 2018 U.S. Marines and others helped load the bikes into the trucks. They’re going to community organizations which will [...]

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U.S. military abandons search for five missing Marines after crash near Japan

Simon Denyer December 11 TOKYO — The U.S. military has ended search operations for five missing Marines involved in an accident off the coast of Japan five days ago, declaring all of them dead. Two Marines were rescued from the ocean after an F/A 18 Hornet fighter jet and a KC-130 refueling plane collided at [...]

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A secret US military mission helped discover the Titanic wreck

The find was front page news, just as the original disaster had been. In September, 1985, the New York Times proclaimed: “Wreckage of Titanic Reported Discovered 12,000 Feet Down.” The famous ship’s remains were found at the bottom of the ocean by “a team of American and French researchers,” the paper reported, later clarifying that American researchers were scientists [...]

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North Korean Oil Smugglers Elude US Military | OilPrice.com

North Korea is still receiving crude oil shipments despite the military presence of a U.S.-led coalition deployed to ensure UN sanctions against Pyongyang are being enforced. This was revealed in a top secret report, NBC News reports, citing U.S. government officials familiar with the document. Under the latest United Nations Security Council sanctions regarding oil [...]

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The US Military Is Genetically Modifying Microbes to Detect Enemy Ships

The US military’s Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) is developing genetically engineered organisms that it hopes will be able to detect the presence of enemy submarines, ships, or divers, according to a new report published in Defense One. The work is part of a $45 million initiative across all the branches of the US armed forces [...]

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