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February 04, 2019 - 12:43 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon said Sunday it will send 3,750 more troops to the U.S.-Mexico border to put up another 150 miles of concertina wire and provide other support for Customs and Border Protection. The additions will bring the total number of active-duty troops on the border to 4,350. The...
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November 05, 2018 - 2:00 pm
By LOLITA C. BALDOR , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says that a Russian fighter jet flew dangerously close to a U.S. military reconnaissance plane in international airspace over the Black Sea on Monday. Pentagon spokesman Eric Pahon says the Russian SU-27 made a high-speed pass...
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September 11, 2018 - 1:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the commemoration of the Sept. 11 terror attacks Relatives and friends of the people lost in the Sept. 11 terror attacks have finished reciting their names at a solemn ceremony at the World Trade Center in New York City. Tuesday's ceremony to commemorate the 17th...
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June 18, 2018 - 1:10 pm
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — The Pentagon's secretive agency for advanced scientific research is receiving a security upgrade at its northern Virginia home. The Arlington County Board on Saturday unanimously approved a project to add nearly 1,300 square feet to the building that's home to the Defense...
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