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USS Abraham Lincoln arrives at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, on Jan. 8, 2020, as part of an around-the-world deployment that includes a homeport shift to San Diego.<br>Aja B. Jackson/U.S. Navy

Two more Navy aircraft carriers to bring $1.6 billion economic boost to San Diego in 2020

San Diego is poised to become the home port of three Nimitz-class nuclear aircraft carriers in 2020, tripling the carrier footprint in the region and bringing a $1.6 billion-per-year boost to the local economy.

Spacewalking astronauts wrap up battery improvements

A pair of spacewalking astronauts wrapped up battery improvements outside the International Space Station on Monday, completing a job begun last fall.


2 dead, 5 wounded after shooter fired ‘indiscriminately’ inside San Antonio club, police say

Two people were killed and five were wounded late Sunday when an assailant began shooting “indiscriminately” inside a club in San Antonio, according to police.


Thousands rally in Virginia’s capital for gun rights

Thousands of gun-rights activists — some brandishing their military-style rifles — crowded the streets surrounding Virginia’s Capitol building Monday to protest plans by the state’s Democratic leadership to pass gun-control legislation.

Lev Parnas’ feverish texts show his wide reach among Ukraine’s oligarchs and political elite

The Florida businessman has said he was part of a multipronged effort led by former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani to help President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign and to damage a political opponent, former vice president Joe Biden.


Hawaii man suspected of killing 2 officers described as unhinged

A Hawaii handyman with a history of run-ins with police and neighbors faced eviction when he stabbed his landlord and killed two officers before the house he and two women were believed to be inside burned, authorities and neighbors said.



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French government grants knighthood to NC World War II veteran

Paul Prewitt Prewitt, 99, who served under Gen. George S. Patton during his 2½ years of duty in Europe during World War II, was made a Knight of the National Order of the Legion of Honor by the French government.



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Frostbite road race takes thousands of runners onto Yokota’s flight line for first time

Because of roadwork and construction on the base’s northside, participants ran two loops of 5 miles each around the outskirts of the runway, which most frequently serves the 374th Airlift Wing’s fleet of C-130J Super Hercules aircraft.


Fallen Marine's widow, children receive new, free home in Texas

Lorena Mendez is the widow of Marine Lance Cpl. Norberto Mendez-Hernandez, who enlisted in the Marines in 2010 and was killed in action in Afghanistan in 2011. He was 22 years old.


Two more Navy aircraft carriers to bring $1.6 billion economic boost to San Diego in 2020

San Diego is poised to become the home port of three Nimitz-class nuclear aircraft carriers in 2020, tripling the carrier footprint in the region and bringing a $1.6 billion-per-year boost to the local economy.


White House Homeland Security adviser being shifted out of job

Rear Adm. Peter Brown, President Donald Trump’s third homeland security and counterterrorism adviser, is being moved out of his role after about six months, said four people familiar with the issue.


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Frostbite road race takes thousands of runners onto Yokota’s flight line for first time

Because of roadwork and construction on the base’s northside, participants ran two loops of 5 miles each around the outskirts of the runway, which most frequently serves the 374th Airlift Wing’s fleet of C-130J Super Hercules aircraft.


Fallen Marine's widow, children receive new, free home in Texas

Lorena Mendez is the widow of Marine Lance Cpl. Norberto Mendez-Hernandez, who enlisted in the Marines in 2010 and was killed in action in Afghanistan in 2011. He was 22 years old.


Two more Navy aircraft carriers to bring $1.6 billion economic boost to San Diego in 2020

San Diego is poised to become the home port of three Nimitz-class nuclear aircraft carriers in 2020, tripling the carrier footprint in the region and bringing a $1.6 billion-per-year boost to the local economy.


White House Homeland Security adviser being shifted out of job

Rear Adm. Peter Brown, President Donald Trump’s third homeland security and counterterrorism adviser, is being moved out of his role after about six months, said four people familiar with the issue.



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