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The U.S. military has ordered extra scrutiny for South Koreans who want to visit friends or attend events on American bases in Japan.


US eyes West Coast military bases for coal, gas exports to Asia

It's tantamount to an end-run around West Coast officials who have rejected private-sector efforts to build new coal ports in their states.


Northern Command Air Operations Center moves to Virginia in wake of Hurricane Michael

Air security and defense for the continental United States is being handled out of an “alternate location” after Hurricane Michael virtually destroyed Tyndall Air Force Base, Fla., last week.


Trump unsure whether Mattis will leave, says he is 'sort of a Democrat'

President Donald Trump said he is unsure whether Defense Secretary Jim Mattis will leave the administration and described him as "sort of a Democrat," amid reports of friction between the two.



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'Forever chemical'-tainted foam spreading in waters near former Wurtsmith base, nearby residents say

The U.S. Air Force is not acting to stop contaminated groundwater plumes coming off a former base that the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality has identified as the source of the foam. Air Force officials said whether the foam is the result of releases from the former Wurtsmith site is unknown.


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Review: ‘The Fighters’ offers uncommonly close look at America’s post-9/11 troops

In his new book, “The Fighters: Americans in Combat in Afghanistan and Iraq,” C.J. Chivers pulls back the curtain on some of the more than 2.7 million Americans who served the wars since Sept. 11, 2001.


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'Forever chemical'-tainted foam spreading in waters near former Wurtsmith base, nearby residents say

The U.S. Air Force is not acting to stop contaminated groundwater plumes coming off a former base that the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality has identified as the source of the foam. Air Force officials said whether the foam is the result of releases from the former Wurtsmith site is unknown.


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Review: ‘The Fighters’ offers uncommonly close look at America’s post-9/11 troops

In his new book, “The Fighters: Americans in Combat in Afghanistan and Iraq,” C.J. Chivers pulls back the curtain on some of the more than 2.7 million Americans who served the wars since Sept. 11, 2001.



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Twin Cities prosecutors, defenders push to expand Minnesota veteran courts

No matter where they are, vet courts follow roughly the same blueprint. They're designed for veterans arrested under any number of charges, most commonly drug use or assaults. Many are homeless, and most have been arrested multiple times.



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After Florence, young Marine couple sets out for marathon

The 43rd Marine Corps Marathon will be the first marathon that 30-year-old Kevin Rodriguez, an active duty Marine, will run in his life. It'll also be the Corpus Christi, Texas, native's first trip to the nation's capital.


'Forever chemical'-tainted foam spreading in waters near former Wurtsmith base, nearby residents say

The U.S. Air Force is not acting to stop contaminated groundwater plumes coming off a former base that the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality has identified as the source of the foam. Air Force officials said whether the foam is the result of releases from the former Wurtsmith site is unknown.


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After Florence, young Marine couple sets out for marathon

The 43rd Marine Corps Marathon will be the first marathon that 30-year-old Kevin Rodriguez, an active duty Marine, will run in his life. It'll also be the Corpus Christi, Texas, native's first trip to the nation's capital.


'Forever chemical'-tainted foam spreading in waters near former Wurtsmith base, nearby residents say

The U.S. Air Force is not acting to stop contaminated groundwater plumes coming off a former base that the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality has identified as the source of the foam. Air Force officials said whether the foam is the result of releases from the former Wurtsmith site is unknown.



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Russo leads Temple past Navy 24-17

The Owls again defeated the U.S. Navy Academy, despite a great ground game from the Midshipmen. Temple QB Anthony Russo threw for 300 yards, including one 62-yard TD pass in the 4th quarter.


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Russo leads Temple past Navy 24-17

The Owls again defeated the U.S. Navy Academy, despite a great ground game from the Midshipmen. Temple QB Anthony Russo threw for 300 yards, including one 62-yard TD pass in the 4th quarter.