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January 05, 2019 - 7:39 am
By COLLEEN LONG and ELLIOT SPAGAT , Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) — In Washington, it's all about the wall. At the border, it's only part of the story. Border authorities are struggling with outdated facilities ill-equipped to handle the growing increase in family migrants, resulting in...
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December 04, 2018 - 2:53 pm
By CALVIN WOODWARD, LAURIE KELLMAN and ASHRAF KHALIL , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Soldiers, people in wheelchairs and long lines of other Americans filed through the hushed Capitol Rotunda on Tuesday to view George H.W. Bush's casket and remember a president whose legacy included military...
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November 24, 2018 - 8:29 am
All contents © copyright 2018 Associated Press. All rights reserved. KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. military said Saturday that a service member has been killed in Afghanistan, while in a separate incident two Afghan soldiers died when their helicopter went down. The brief U.S. military...
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November 20, 2018 - 1:04 pm
By ROBERT BURNS , AP National Security Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has ignited a firestorm of criticism and charges that he is politicizing the military by faulting a war hero for not killing al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden sooner. Trump took verbal shots at retired Adm. William...
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November 12, 2018 - 3:29 pm
By ANDREW DALTON and DAVE ZELIO , Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stan Lee, the creative dynamo who revolutionized the comic book and helped make billions for Hollywood by introducing human frailties in Marvel superheroes such as Spider-Man, the Fantastic Four and the Incredible Hulk, died...
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September 18, 2018 - 4:06 pm
By CHUCK BURTON and MARTHA WAGGONER , Associated Press WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Hundreds of people waited in long lines for water and other essentials Tuesday in Wilmington, still mostly cut off by high water days after Hurricane Florence unleashed epic floods, and North Carolina's governor pleaded...
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August 23, 2018 - 1:08 pm
(RICHMOND, Va. - wrva.com) - The U.S. Army removes the commander of Fort Lee as he faces an investigation. The Army isn’t saying what the investigation is for, but does confirm that Maj. Gen. Paul Hurley is no longer in charge of the fort and the Army’s Combined Arms Support Center. The Army says...
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August 21, 2018 - 12:05 pm
By GARANCE BURKE and MARTHA MENDOZA , Associated Press At least three dozen immigrant recruits who were booted from the U.S. Army after enlisting with a promised pathway to citizenship are being brought back to serve, according to court records filed Monday. Since Aug. 17, the U.S. Army has...
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July 17, 2018 - 1:42 pm
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - The Midlothian Police Station in Chesterfield County has been evacuated out of an abundance of caution. A Police Officer investigating a crime in the county's Foxberry neighborhood found a hodge podge of items that may or may not be part of an explosive device, found and...
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June 18, 2018 - 4:13 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A man accused of landing a chartered helicopter at a North Carolina technology company plans to plead guilty to impersonating an Army general. Authorities say Christian Desgroux had a charter helicopter pilot land on a soccer field last November at the corporate campus of SAS...
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