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13-year Army veteran from Massachusetts killed in Afghanistan

13-year Army veteran from Massachusetts killed in Afghanistan

6 hours ago   |   WMUR

The Green Beret was one of two special forces soldiers killed Wednesday.
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17 hours ago   |   NBC News

Severe weather across Midwest and Plains, more than 60 killed in blast at a wedding in Afghanistan, and a breakthrough heart surgery gets FDA approval.
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Two U.S. Special Forces Soldiers Killed In Afghanistan Identified, Posthumously Given Promotions

19 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Luis F. Deleon-Figueroa and Luis F. Deleon-Figueroa were killed Wednesday in Afghanistan, and were each posthumously promoted to Master Sergeant.
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Green Beret killed in combat in Afghanistan was from Chicopee

19 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Army's Special Operations Command on Thursday released the names of the two Green Berets who were killed a day earlier during combat operations in...
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US, Taliban resume on ending Afghanistan war

US, Taliban resume on ending Afghanistan war

1 day ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

A United States envoy and the Taliban on Thursday resumed negotiations in Qatar on ending America's longest war. A Taliban member said US envoy Zalmay Khalilzad also had a...
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2 US service members killed in Afghanistan

2 US service members killed in Afghanistan

1 day ago   |   KOAT

Two American service members were killed in action Wednesday in Afghanistan.
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Former Danish Prime Minister Responds to Trump's Attacks on Defense Spending

1 day ago   |   Time

A former Danish prime minister on Thursday lashed out at U.S. President Donald Trump for his tweet about military spending, saying defense willingness is not just about the...
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2 U.S. Soldiers Killed in Afghanistan as Talks With Taliban Resume

1 day ago   |   NY Times

American casualties in the long war, still a fraction of the Afghan losses, are rising steadily as the United States take a more aggressive role amid peace talks.
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U.S. says two troops killed in combat in Afghanistan

1 day ago   |   NBC News

The NATO Resolute Support mission announced their deaths first, providing no details about what happened.
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Correction: Afghanistan story

1 day ago   |   ABC News


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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg treated for pancreatic cancer

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg treated for pancreatic cancer

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has completed a three-week radiation course to treat a malignant tumor on her pancreas, the court announced Friday. Read more ...

China retaliates with tariffs on $75 billion of US goods

China retaliates with tariffs on $75 billion of US goods

China will place tariffs of 5% or 10% on U.S. imports starting on Sept. 1, according to a statement posted by China's Finance Ministry. Read more ...

Burglars caught on camera stealing money from 4-year-old boy's piggy bank

Burglars caught on camera stealing money from 4-year-old boy's piggy bank

The little boy was saving money for a trip to Dave and Buster's, according to his family. Read more ...

How the billionaire Koch brothers became 2 of the most influential political...

How the billionaire Koch brothers became 2 of the most influential political donors in America

Charles and David Koch have been titans of industry and politics for decades. David, 79, has died, the family announced on Friday. The company their father founded, now known... Read more ...

China hits back at the Trump administration with tariffs on $75 billion...

China hits back at the Trump administration with tariffs on $75 billion worth of US products

China on Friday announced plans to retaliate against the Trump administration with new tariffs on roughly $75 billion worth of US products including cars. The tariffs would... Read more ...

More Rate Cuts? Powell Says Fed Is Ready To Help Economy Grow Amid Trade...

More Rate Cuts? Powell Says Fed Is Ready To Help Economy Grow Amid Trade Tensions

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Russian NHL star Kuznetsov handed 4-year ban for positive cocaine test

Russian NHL star Kuznetsov handed 4-year ban for positive cocaine test

Russian Washington Capitals star Evgeny Kuznetsov has been given a four-year ban by the International Ice Hockey Federation after testing positive for cocaine. The sample for... Read more ...

Special prosecutor who will re-investigate Jussie Smollett announced

Special prosecutor who will re-investigate Jussie Smollett announced

Dan Webb was picked to lead the second look at the notorious false report case - including whether new charges should be brought against the "Empire" actor. Read more ...

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg treated for pancreatic cancer

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg treated for pancreatic cancer

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has completed a three-week radiation course to treat a malignant tumor on her pancreas, the court announced Friday. Read more ...

Kings coach Luke Walton cleared in sexual assault investigation

Kings coach Luke Walton cleared in sexual assault investigation

A former TV reporter sued Walton on April 22, claiming sexual assault, verbal and physical harassment, as well as unwanted physical contact. Read more ...