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US military kills 100 in strike on al-Shabab training camp

51 min 5 sec ago
A U.S. airstrike on an al-Shabab training camp in Somalia on Tuesday killed more than 100 of the al-Qaida-aligned militants, according to U.S. Africa Command.

Coast Guard Academy begins 1st major energy savings upgrade

51 min 12 sec ago
The U.S. Coast Guard Academy has begun its first major upgrade to save on energy and replace aging utilities at the 85-year-old Connecticut campus.

Argentina says flares seen by US aircraft are unlikely to be from submarine

1 hour 6 min ago
The ARA San Juan submarine went missing Wednesday. More than a dozen international vessels and aircraft have joined in a maritime search that has become a race against the clock.

2 months later, more questions than answers after Marine was shot near Beaufort

1 hour 30 min ago
A Marine who suffered multiple gunshot wounds in September is back on active duty and working, according to the Corps, but investigators haven’t filed any charges yet.

Pentagon budget calls for $143 million buildup at Jordan air base

1 hour 32 min ago
The Pentagon wants to pump $143 million into upgrades at a strategic air base in Jordan, more than any other overseas Air Force operational site, as the military moves to expand drone and fighter flights in the region.

Russia confirms spike in radioactivity in the Urals

1 hour 34 min ago
Russian authorities on Tuesday confirmed reports of a spike in radioactivity in the air over the Ural Mountains while the suspected culprit, a nuclear fuel processing plant, denied it was the source of contamination.

CBS News fires Charlie Rose following sexual misconduct allegations

1 hour 48 min ago
Charlie Rose was one of three hosts of "CBS This Morning" since 2012 and was also a contributor to "60 Minutes." CBS News President David Rhodes said there is nothing more important than assuring a safe, professional workplace.

Additional remains of soldier killed in Niger found as US investigates ambush

1 hour 56 min ago
U.S. military officials investigating the deadly ambush on an Army Special Forces team in Niger last month discovered additional remains of an American soldier killed in the attack while combing the scene for evidence, Pentagon officials said Tuesday.

French police arrest 3 in probe into Charlie Hebdo attack

2 hours 5 min ago
French counterterrorism police have arrested three people in an investigation into the January 2015 attacks on Charlie Hebdo magazine and a kosher store in Paris.

Robert Mugabe resigns as Zimbabwe's president after 37 years

2 hours 10 min ago
Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe resigned as president Tuesday after 37 years in power, as parliament began impeachment proceedings against him.

N. Korea still welcome at Olympics despite US terror designation

2 hours 22 min ago
North Korea is still welcome to join the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea despite President Donald Trump’s decision to put it back on the U.S. terrorism blacklist, the foreign ministry said Tuesday.

US, South Korea agree to increase public transparency of military affairs

2 hours 33 min ago
The United States and South Korea agreed Tuesday to increase public transparency by promising to “disclose non-confidential information” related to the U.S. military presence on the divided peninsula.

US readies new sanctions against North Korea, individuals

2 hours 36 min ago
The Trump administration readied new sanctions Tuesday on North Korea, a day after declaring it a state sponsor of terrorism in a move to put additional pressure on Pyongyang's nuclear program.

DPAA to investigate whether British remains from Korean War are actually American

2 hours 36 min ago
United Nations Command has sent the remains of an unknown British servicemember killed in the Korean War to the United States to find out whether he may actually be an American.

Iraqi officials: Bombing in contested town kills 32 people

2 hours 40 min ago
A suicide bomber detonated a pickup truck loaded with explosives, killing 32 people at a marketplace, Iraqi officials said. The attack occurred in a contested town claimed by Baghdad and the Kurdish region.

FCC has unveiled its plan to repeal its net neutrality rules

2 hours 41 min ago
Federal regulators unveiled a plan Tuesday that would give Internet providers broad powers to determine what websites and online services their customers can see and use, and at what cost.

Syria’s Assad travels to Russia, meets with Putin

2 hours 53 min ago
On a surprise trip to Russia, Syria's Bashar Assad discussed potential new peace initiatives for post-war Syria with Russian President Vladimir Putin who declared that Russia's two-year military campaign in Syria is wrapping up, the Kremlin said Tuesday.

A toothless military, not warmongering, ails Japan

2 hours 56 min ago
If Japan were located in a peaceable region, its military challenges would not be a cause for concern. But Northeast Asia is one of the most dangerous neighborhoods on the globe.