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China orders 2 detained for posing in Japanese army uniforms

1 hour 24 min ago
Chinese police have ordered two men detained for 15 days after they posted pictures on the internet of themselves wearing Japanese World War II army uniforms at the site of one of the war's worst atrocities.

Wildfire extinguished at US navy base with help from Cubans

1 hour 30 min ago
A U.S. military spokeswoman says a wildfire at the Guantanamo Bay Navy base has been put out with help from Cuban fire brigades.

US charges pharmacy with defrauding military health care program

1 hour 35 min ago
The Justice Department has accused a Florida pharmacy and the Los Angeles private equity firm that owns it of bilking a military health care program out of millions of dollars by pushing unneeded vitamins and creams.

Homeless veterans could get new homes in Idaho

1 hour 42 min ago
Homeless veterans could get housing and access to health care and other services under a proposal from housing Idaho agencies and local officials.

Greitens blames politics, but even some in GOP concerned

1 hour 43 min ago
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is blaming his felony invasion of privacy indictment on a "reckless liberal prosecutor," holding fast to the assertion that any case stemming from his admitted extramarital affair is politically driven.

E-Z-GO golf cart co-founder Bev Dolan dies

2 hours 6 min ago
B.F. “Bev” Dolan was stationed at Fort Jackson, S.C., when he and his brother Billy hatched the idea for a golf-car company.

Earl W. Hoffsis dies; worked to preserve legacy of WWII China-Burma-India Theater

2 hours 9 min ago
Earl W. Hoffsis, 93, a design and product development engineer who was an Army Air Corps veteran intent on preserving the legacy of an often-overlooked theater of war, died Tuesday in his West Toledo, Ohio, home.

Ohio National Guard team members relish chance to vie in biathlon

2 hours 14 min ago
Even though a third-place Olympic finish or better in the biathlon has eluded American participants through the years, the lack of international success hasn't stopped others from pursuing the sport, including a small group of Ohioans.

Wife tried to stab Marine husband twice, prosecutor says

2 hours 23 min ago
The wife of slain Kaneohe Marine Sgt. Juan Iturbide tried to stab her husband twice, connecting on the second attempt, Deputy Prosecutor Tiffany Kaeo told a state judge Thursday.

Scientist, Montford Point Marine Ernest Harris dies; devoted career to fruit fly research

2 hours 29 min ago
Scientist Ernest J. Harris, an internationally acclaimed pioneer in the eradication of crop-destroying fruit flies, who received the Congressional Gold Medal and many other honors during a long, scientifically and societally engaged life, died on Tuesday.

Deaths mounts in Syria as UN weighs cease-fire resolution

2 hours 30 min ago
Syrian government warplanes carried out a sixth day of airstrikes Friday in the rebel-held suburbs east of Damascus, killing 32 people, activists said, as the death toll from a week of bombardment soared over 400.

Trump says son-in-law's clearance is up to Kelly

2 hours 32 min ago
President Donald Trump says he'll leave it up to chief of staff John Kelly to decide whether Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, will keep his interim security clearance.

Trump, Turnbull praise each other on immigration and taxes

2 hours 37 min ago
President Donald Trump and Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull put their "mateship" on full display Friday at the White House as they took turns praising each other's approaches on immigration and taxes.

White House locked down after vehicle strikes barrier

2 hours 43 min ago
The U.S. Secret Service tweets that the vehicle "did not breach the security barrier of the White House complex." No shots were fired during the incident, the Secret Service says.

Ex-Trump aide pleads guilty, will cooperate in Russia probe

3 hours 12 sec ago
A former senior adviser to President Donald Trump's election campaign pleaded guilty Friday to federal conspiracy and false-statements charges, saying he will now cooperate in the special counsel's Russia investigation.

Gang rapes and beheadings: UN reveals new South Sudan abuses

3 hours 8 min ago
The witness accounts remain appalling. One South Sudanese man returned home after hiding from government soldiers to find they had blinded his mother, gouging out her eyes with spears. She had tried to defend her 17-year-old daughter from being raped by more than a dozen soldiers and didn't succeed.

11 Air Force Academy athletes suspended during investigation

3 hours 9 min ago
The academy's spokesman Lt. Col. Allen Herritage said in an email that cadets who are not in good standing are banned from representing the academy in external events.

Trump moving the goalposts on immigration

3 hours 15 min ago
Despite Trump’s repeated promises to provide relief for up to 1.8 million illegal immigrants covered by the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, he prefers using immigration as a political issue.

Raiders to try to knock off three-time champion Royals

3 hours 18 min ago
Hot-shooting Kaiserslautern is too much for Stuttgart in semifinal, while Ramstein edges Wiesbaden to reach title game yet again.

Winter Olympics TV ads exploit the movie in our head — the one in which we star

3 hours 30 min ago
If you watched the ads for the Super Bowl, and especially during the Winter Olympics airing on NBC, you’ll have witnessed how quickly and completely Madison Avenue has surrendered to a self-actualizing reality.