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President Donald Trump waves as he departs after a meeting with survivors of the attack on USS Arizona at Pearl Harbor, in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, July 21, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
July 22, 2017 - 3:24 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will help commission the USS Gerald R. Ford, a $12.9 billion warship that after delays and cost overruns will officially be turned over to the Navy. Trump, who is commander in chief of the U.S. armed forces, was traveling to Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia...
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This combination of undated photos released by the U.S. Marine Corps on Friday, July 14, 2017, shows eight of the 16 the victims killed in a military plane crash earlier in the week in Mississippi. They are, top row from left, Cpl. Dan Baldassare, Staff Sgt. Robert Cox, Capt. Sean Elliott and Maj. Caine Goyette; bottom row, from left, Gunnery Sgt. Mark Hopkins, Sgt. Chad Jenson, Gunnery Sgt. Brendan Johnson, Sgt. Julian Kevianne. (U.S. Marine Corps via AP)
July 14, 2017 - 8:23 pm
The 15 Marines and a Navy sailor killed in a military plane crash earlier this week in Mississippi came from around the country. Six of the Marines and the sailor were from an elite Marine Raider battalion at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. "It is a tight-knit community, made up of some of the most...
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Emergency officials respond to the site of a military plane crash near Itta Bena, Miss., Monday, July 10, 2017. Leflore County Emergency Management Agency Director Frank Randle told reporters at a late briefing that more than a dozen bodies had been recovered after the KC-130 spiraled into the ground about 85 miles (135 kilometers) north of Jackson in the Mississippi Delta. (Elijah Baylis/The Clarion-Ledger via AP)
July 11, 2017 - 3:29 pm
ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on the deadly military plane crash in Mississippi (all times local): 2:25 p.m. Seven of the U.S. troops killed in the Mississippi plane crash were special operations forces based at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. Six were Marines and one was a sailor. The Marine...
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In this photo provided by Jimmy Taylor, smoke and flames rise into the air after a military transport airplane crashed in a field near Itta Bena, Miss., on the western edge of Leflore County, Monday, July 10, 2017, killing several. (Jimmy Taylor via AP)
July 11, 2017 - 8:45 am
ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) — A U.S. military plane used for refueling crashed into a soybean field in rural Mississippi, killing at least 16 people aboard in a fiery wreck and spreading debris for miles, officials said. Leflore County Emergency Management Agency Director Frank Randle told reporters at a...
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U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson gestures as he delivers a speech at the World Petroleum Congress, hosted by Istanbul, Turkey, Sunday, July 9, 2017. Council President Jozsef Toth, who described Tillerson, who is from Texas, as "a man born with oil in his veins" before presenting him with the Dewhurst Award, named after the founder of the congress. The former ExxonMobile chief expressed his gratitude and said he misses "colleagues, partners and competitors" in the oil industry. (AP Photo)
July 10, 2017 - 2:37 pm
KUWAIT CITY (AP) — The Trump administration tossed aside its aversion to mediating a weeks-long Persian Gulf dispute Monday, as the top U.S. diplomat flew to the region hoping to corral Qatar and its neighbors into negotiation. The new approach isn't without diplomatic risk, thrusting America into...
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A woman takes a photo of a black-and-white depiction of Qatar's emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, that has attracted signatures and comments of support from residents amid a diplomatic crisis between Qatar and neighboring Arab countries, in Doha, Qatar, Monday, July 3, 2017. A group of Arab nations early on Monday extended a deadline for Qatar to respond to their list of demands in a diplomatic crisis roiling the Gulf by 48 hours, saying Kuwait's emir requested the delay as part of his efforts to mediate the dispute. (AP Photo/Maggie Hyde)
July 05, 2017 - 2:04 pm
CAIRO (AP) — The Latest on Arab nations' diplomatic dispute with energy-rich Qatar (all times local): 8 p.m. U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has sent U.N. political chief Jeffrey Feltman to the Persian Gulf to discuss how the United Nations might work with regional partners to resolve the...
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July 05, 2017 - 10:50 am
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian strategic bombers on Wednesday struck the Islamic State group in Syria with cruise missiles, the military said. The Defense Ministry said that Tu-95 bombers launched Kh-101 cruise missiles on IS facilities in the area along the boundary between the Syrian provinces of Hama and...
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July 04, 2017 - 9:14 am
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — Military planes will again fly from north to south along the South Carolina cost to help celebrate Independence Day. The Salute from the Shore is scheduled to start at 1 p.m. near North Myrtle Beach. F-16s from Shaw Air Force Base will fly over first, quickly...
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July 04, 2017 - 4:00 am
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — Military planes will again fly from north to south along the South Carolina cost to help celebrate Independence Day. The Salute from the Shore is scheduled to start at 1 p.m. near North Myrtle Beach. F-16s from Shaw Air Force Base will fly over first, quickly...
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In this June 28, 2017 photo, a white deer stands in a field with orange butterfly weed at the Seneca Army Depot in upstate New York. Public bus tours to view a rare herd of ghostly white deer at a former World War II Army weapons depot are slated to begin fall 2017. The white deer roaming the 7,000-acre Seneca Army Depot in the Finger Lakes have been off-limits to the public for decades, save for glimpses through the surrounding chain-link fence. (Dennis Money via AP)
July 03, 2017 - 3:55 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A rare herd of ghostly white deer that have been kept mostly from public view for decades are no longer off-limits. The herd at a former World War II Army weapons depot in upstate New York will be available for public viewing through bus tours slated to begin in the fall. The...
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