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US bombs kill 10 children in Kunduz clashes, UN says

Thirteen civilians, including 10 children, have been killed by a coalition airstrike in Afghanistan’s Kunduz province, according a preliminary report from the United Nations released Monday.


Air travelers in Germany may experience delays due to software glitch; no effect on military air

Flight operations at Ramstein Air Base were unaffected Monday despite a software glitch at a German air traffic control center that has grounded or delayed dozens of commercial flights in parts of the country.


USS Stennis returns to 5th Fleet, stops in Bahrain for R&R

The aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis arrived in Bahrain this week for some rest, relaxation and replenishment after more than a month with the 7th Fleet.



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Surviving veterans of Iwo Jima reunite for WWII battle’s 74th anniversary

A dozen of the dwindling number of U.S. veterans of the battle were among those allowed onto the island Saturday for an annual remembrance ceremony.


US warships sail through Taiwan Strait for third month in a row

This week’s passage was the fifth time in six months that U.S. warships have made the journey. Before October, there had been only one Taiwan Strait transit reported in more than a year.


S. Korea-based soldier to be honored for saving girl from dog attack

Spc. Jonathan Roman Rios was headed to a barbecue with friends when he saw a dog barking aggressively at a Korean woman and girl. He suffered bite wounds the size of half-dollars in his attempts to redirect the dog's attention.



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Michael Avenatti charged with extortion and wire, bank fraud

A spokesman said the lawyer best known for representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against President Donald Trump faces federal charges in New York and California.


N. Korea sends staff back to liaison office after Trump reverses sanctions decision

The return, limited to four or five staffers, followed President Donald Trump’s decision to reverse plans to impose new economic sanctions against North Korea, which experts said was likely to be seen as an olive branch by leader Kim Jong Un.


UK leader meets Cabinet as she fights to stay in power

British Prime Minister Theresa May held an emergency Cabinet meeting after the European Union granted Britain a delay to its exit in hope its deadlocked politicians can find a solution to the crisis.


USS Stennis returns to 5th Fleet, stops in Bahrain for R&R

The aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis arrived in Bahrain this week for some rest, relaxation and replenishment after more than a month with the 7th Fleet.


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Michael Avenatti charged with extortion and wire, bank fraud

A spokesman said the lawyer best known for representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against President Donald Trump faces federal charges in New York and California.


N. Korea sends staff back to liaison office after Trump reverses sanctions decision

The return, limited to four or five staffers, followed President Donald Trump’s decision to reverse plans to impose new economic sanctions against North Korea, which experts said was likely to be seen as an olive branch by leader Kim Jong Un.


UK leader meets Cabinet as she fights to stay in power

British Prime Minister Theresa May held an emergency Cabinet meeting after the European Union granted Britain a delay to its exit in hope its deadlocked politicians can find a solution to the crisis.


USS Stennis returns to 5th Fleet, stops in Bahrain for R&R

The aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis arrived in Bahrain this week for some rest, relaxation and replenishment after more than a month with the 7th Fleet.



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Surviving veterans of Iwo Jima reunite for WWII battle’s 74th anniversary

A dozen of the dwindling number of U.S. veterans of the battle were among those allowed onto the island Saturday for an annual remembrance ceremony.



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Air travelers in Germany may experience delays due to software glitch; no effect on military air

Flight operations at Ramstein Air Base were unaffected Monday despite a software glitch at a German air traffic control center that has grounded or delayed dozens of commercial flights in parts of the country.


USS Stennis returns to 5th Fleet, stops in Bahrain for R&R

The aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis arrived in Bahrain this week for some rest, relaxation and replenishment after more than a month with the 7th Fleet.


James J. Coleman Jr., philanthropist and key player in Coast Guard Museum project, dies at 77

Besides purchasing Union Station in New London, Conn. for $3 million in 2015 to help facilitate construction of the the proposed National Coast Guard Museum, James J. Coleman Jr. is remembered for the part he played in designing and fundraising for the museum since the late ‘90s.


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Air travelers in Germany may experience delays due to software glitch; no effect on military air

Flight operations at Ramstein Air Base were unaffected Monday despite a software glitch at a German air traffic control center that has grounded or delayed dozens of commercial flights in parts of the country.


USS Stennis returns to 5th Fleet, stops in Bahrain for R&R

The aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis arrived in Bahrain this week for some rest, relaxation and replenishment after more than a month with the 7th Fleet.


James J. Coleman Jr., philanthropist and key player in Coast Guard Museum project, dies at 77

Besides purchasing Union Station in New London, Conn. for $3 million in 2015 to help facilitate construction of the the proposed National Coast Guard Museum, James J. Coleman Jr. is remembered for the part he played in designing and fundraising for the museum since the late ‘90s.



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Patriots' Gronkowski announces retirement at 29

The four-time All-Pro posted his decision on Instagram, saying that a few months shy of his 30th birthday “it’s time to move forward and move forward with a big smile.”


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Patriots' Gronkowski announces retirement at 29

The four-time All-Pro posted his decision on Instagram, saying that a few months shy of his 30th birthday “it’s time to move forward and move forward with a big smile.”