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‘Sputnik' a successful horror/sci-fi flight

49 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

“Sputnik” Not Rated. In Russian with subtitles. On Amazon, VUDU, Apple TV, iTunes and cable platforms. Grade: B+ A throwback to the early Hammer classic “The Quatermass...
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Remains of service members killed in San Diego training accident sent to Dover base

7 hours ago   |   ABC

The remains of seven Marines and a Navy sailor who died when an amphibious assault vehicle sank in the ocean off the San Diego coast were transferred to Dover Air Force Base...
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Catholic service to honor life of slain solider in Houston

7 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

HOUSTON - Mourners will gather Friday in Houston to honor the life of a slain Texas soldier whose story has renewed a push for changes in the way the military handles sexual...
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Pentagon to launch task force investigating UFO sightings

Pentagon to launch task force investigating UFO sightings

7 hours ago   |   KMBC   |   2 articles

The Pentagon is forming a new task force to investigate UFOs that have been observed by U.S. military aircraft, according to two defense officials.
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To the Brink With China

8 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

The chances of a Sino-American cold war are far higher today than they were just months ago. Even worse, the chances of an actual war, resulting from an incident involving the...
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US seizes 4 Iranian gas tankers en route to Venezuela after threatening to disrupt deliveries - WSJ

US seizes 4 Iranian gas tankers en route to Venezuela after threatening to disrupt deliveries - WSJ

9 hours ago   |   RT

Washington has captured four Iranian cargo vessels on the high seas, taking hold of several fuel tankers on their way to Venezuela “without the use of military force,” the Wall...
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Pompeo, Pentagon warned Russia against offering bounties for killing U.S. troops

Pompeo, Pentagon warned Russia against offering bounties for killing U.S. troops

11 hours ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has acknowledged that he and U.S. military leaders warned Russian officials against offering bounties to militants for killing American and...
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Afghanistan to Investigate Video Showing Forces Mutilating Taliban Corpses

12 hours ago   |   NY Times

Many fear the video and other inflammatory clips circulating on social media will fuel revenge-taking long after any peace deal.
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Pompeo Says He and Military Warned Russia on Bounties for Killing U.S. Troops

13 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

The secretary of state's acknowledgment came as a new detail surfaced about the intelligence that led to the C.I.A. assessment.
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U.S. all-male military draft ruled constitutional, overturns 2019 ruling

13 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

Thursday's unanimous ruling upholds a 1981 Supreme Court decision and overturns a ruling made last year.
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Pentagon to launch task force investigating UFO sightings

Pentagon to launch task force investigating UFO sightings

The Pentagon is forming a new task force to investigate UFOs that have been observed by U.S. military aircraft, according to two defense officials. Read more ...

Ex-cop's video captures crowd's horror during George Floyd arrest

Ex-cop's video captures crowd's horror during George Floyd arrest

Newly released body cam footage shows onlookers demanding police help the man. Read more ...

President Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

President Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

President Trump also predicted, without providing evidence, that mail-in ballots would lead to widespread voter fraud in November. Read more ...

Mookie Betts ties MLB mark with 6th career 3-homer game

Mookie Betts ties MLB mark with 6th career 3-homer game

LOS ANGELES - Mookie Betts hit three home runs Thursday night for the sixth time in his career, matching a major league record held by Sammy Sosa and Hall of Famer Johnny Mize. Read more ...

Apple and Google just got sued by the maker of the hugely popular video game...

Apple and Google just got sued by the maker of the hugely popular video game 'Fortnite' over their app store policies. Here's what you need to know about the major antitrust battle it reignited

Epic Games sued Apple and Google on Thursday for booting its popular video game "Fortnite" from their app stores, accusing the companies of engaging in monopolistic... Read more ...

Pennsylvania - an important swing state - is pleading with the state's...

Pennsylvania - an important swing state - is pleading with the state's Supreme Court after the USPS said they couldn't guarantee on time delivery of mail-in-ballots

US Postal Service told the Pennsylvania Secretary of State that some ballots might not be delivered on time because their delivery standards couldn't accommodate the state's... Read more ...

Poll: Biden Expands Lead, A Third Of Country Says It Won't Get Vaccinated

Poll: Biden Expands Lead, A Third Of Country Says It Won't Get Vaccinated

The Democratic nominee for president now leads President Trump by 11 points. And more people are worried about the coronavirus, but 35% still say they won't get vaccinated when... Read more ...

Biden calls for nationwide outdoor mask mandate for 3 MONTHS as CDC warns...

Biden calls for nationwide outdoor mask mandate for 3 MONTHS as CDC warns not following orders will cause ‘worst fall ever'

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has urged all Americans to ‘mask up' outdoors for the next three months - at the same time as health officials warned disobeying... Read more ...

2 police officers killed in Kashmir after militants attack convoy ahead of...

2 police officers killed in Kashmir after militants attack convoy ahead of India's Independence Day

Indian security forces have launched a search operation after two police officers were killed in a terrorist attack in disputed Kashmir, as the country prepares for its annual... Read more ...

Dana White isn't sold on Daniel Cormier's UFC 252 retirement plan

Dana White isn't sold on Daniel Cormier's UFC 252 retirement plan

Dana White doesn't believe UFC 252 will represent Daniel Cormier 's final fight. Cormier has said countless times leading up to Saturday's heavyweight title trilogy with Stipe... Read more ...