An F-35 Lightning II aircraft and two F/A-18 Hornets fly toward Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., on Jan. 11, 2012. <br>Joely Santiago/U.S. Air Force

Plan to compete jets 'doesn't make sense,' lawmaker says

Donald Trump wants Boeing's Super Hornet fighter to compete against Lockheed Martin's next generation F-35 jet. But that idea "doesn't make sense" to a key Republican lawmaker who would need to approve big changes in defense spending.

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Life expectancy forecast to exceed 90 years by 2030

While most people born in rich countries will live longer by 2030 — with women in South Korea projected to reach nearly 91 — Americans will continue to have one of the lowest life expectancies of any developed country, a new study predicts.

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