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The Latest: SpaceX launches satellite from California
February 22nd, 2018. 9:48 AM

A SpaceX rocket carrying a Spanish satellite has blasted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California

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Australian PM heading to US for talks with Trump, governors
February 20th, 2018. 8:12 PM

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull heads for the United States accompanied by the largest Australian political and business delegation ever to visit the U.S.

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Report: Hawaii wasn't ready to handle missile threat alert
February 20th, 2018. 7:56 PM

The latest report on Hawaii's missile scare says the state began testing alerts before fully a developing a plan to address the ballistic missile threat

Report: Hawaii wasn't ready to handle missile threat alert
Stuck in an opioids crisis, officials turn to acupuncture
February 20th, 2018. 9:48 AM

Ancient acupuncture is increasingly used as weapon in the nation's struggle with opioids

Stuck in an opioids crisis, officials turn to acupuncture
Czechs to open satellite center to serve intelligence, NATO
February 20th, 2018. 9:19 AM

The Czech Republic's army says it is planning to open a new satellite center to serve the country's military intelligence and NATO

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Israel successfully tests advanced missile defense system
February 19th, 2018. 6:29 AM

Israel says it's successfully tested system capable of defending against ballistic missiles outside the atmosphere

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Commerce Dept. backs tariffs on imported aluminum and steel
February 16th, 2018. 3:15 PM

Commerce Department recommends sanctions on aluminum and steel imports

Commerce Dept. backs tariffs on imported aluminum and steel
German reporter freed from Turkish jail, pending trial
February 16th, 2018. 1:19 PM

A journalist working for a German newspaper who was detained in Turkey for more than a year is being released from jail pending trial, German officials and his lawyer said Friday

German reporter freed from Turkish jail, pending trial
The Latest: Senate confirms head of Justice Department unit
February 15th, 2018. 6:42 PM

The U.S. Senate has confirmed John Demers as the head of the Justice Department's key national security division

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Key senator to stop blocking US arms sales to Persian Gulf
February 15th, 2018. 5:43 PM

A key U.S. senator says he will no longer block Persian Gulf nations from buying American-made lethal weapons even though the diplomatic crisis between Qatar and its neighbors remains in a stalemate

Key senator to stop blocking US arms sales to Persian Gulf
UK blames Russian military for 'malicious' cyberattack
February 15th, 2018. 4:43 PM

Britain says the Russian government was behind a cyberattack that hit businesses across Europe last year

UK blames Russian military for 'malicious' cyberattack
Agency-by-agency highlights of Trump's 2019 budget
February 13th, 2018. 12:15 AM

Agency-by-agency highlights of Trump's 2019 budget

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The Latest: Trump budget would usher in new deficit era
February 12th, 2018. 8:11 PM

President Donald Trump's new budget plan would order steep cuts to the nation's social safety net but push military spending much higher

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Venerable B-52 may outlive snazzier, younger bombers
February 12th, 2018. 4:52 PM

The Air Force says the venerable B-52 bomber, which that gained lasting fame in Vietnam as an aerial terror, is now likely to outlive its younger, far snazzier brother bombers, the swept-wing B-1 and the stealthy B-2

Venerable B-52 may outlive snazzier, younger bombers
The Latest: Retired generals, vets urge against US aid cuts
February 12th, 2018. 3:21 PM

More than 150 retired U.S. general and admirals and more than 1,200 veterans are urging the Trump administration against steep cuts to the State Department, foreign aid and other overseas programs

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General Dynamics to buy CSRA for almost $7 billion
February 12th, 2018. 1:30 PM

Aerospace and defense company General Dynamics is buying CSRA for almost $7 billion

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General Dynamics to buy CSRA for almost $7 billion
February 12th, 2018. 7:48 AM

Aerospace and defense company General Dynamics is buying CSRA for almost $7 billion

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Trump budget plan already outdated after budget deal
February 11th, 2018. 9:05 PM

President Donald Trump's fiscal 2019 fiscal plan heading for Congress is already outdated, thanks to last Friday's bipartisan budget deal

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The Latest: Trump budget seeks billions for opioid abuse
February 11th, 2018. 9:05 PM

President Donald Trump's budget for the 2019 fiscal year surpasses $4 trillion and seeks big increases in money to combat the opioid epidemic and billions for his long-promised border wall

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Trump support vital as Congress tackles immigration issue
February 11th, 2018. 8:07 PM

The Senate is set to begin a rare, open-ended debate on immigration and the fate of the "Dreamer" immigrants

Trump support vital as Congress tackles immigration issue

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