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  1. Bombing 'imminent threat': US justifies strikes without 'direct request' from SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Russia Taday

    A still image captured from U.S. Navy video footage shows a Tomahawk Land-Attack Missile is launched against ISIL targets from the guided-missile cruiser USS Philippine Sea in the Arabian Gulf, September 23, 2014. The UN chief is "aware" that the Syrian government did not directly "request" airstrikes on terrorist targets on their soil and urged all parties involved in the US-led anti-ISIS campaign to take all necessary precautions to minimize civilian casualties.

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  2. Key points on the airstrikes on ISIS in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | WYFF-TV Greenville

    The United States and several Arab nations carried out airstrikes against ISIS in Syria early Tuesday, intensifying the campaign against the Islamic militant group. The bombing has focused on the ISIS stronghold of Raqqa, a city in northern Syria.

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  3. So help us change our oaths?Read the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Post and Courier

    Score one for the secular humanists. The U.S. Air Force announced this week that it is dropping the "So help me, God" coda to its oath of enlistment.

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  4. 'Taking the fight' to ISILRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Post and Courier

    U.S. fighter jets prepare to launch from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush to conduct strike missions against Islamic State group targets, in the Arabian Gulf, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014.

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  5. Ar Archives: 2001 Trove of Cia Documents Told of Soviet WeaknessRead the original story

    37 min ago | American Reporter

    As I write this, a song from Harburg and Arlen's score for "The Wizard of Oz" is running through my head. Which old witch? The one who lives in the White House, that's who.

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  6. MomentumDON'T Hold the Presses, PleaseRead the original story

    39 min ago | American Reporter

    In May 2004, the New York Times , while claiming it was aggressive in pursuing stories about the Bush-Cheney Administration, slipped in an apology for acting more as the mouthpiece for politicians than as a watchdog for society. Part of the problem, the Times acknowledged, was that "Editors at several levels who should have been challenging reporters and pressing for more skepticism were perhaps too intent on rushing scoops into the paper."

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  7. Family feud that brought the house down: Republican candidate saws...Read the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Daily Mail

    Air strikes to avert another 9/11: US deploys its awesome arsenal - including the new F-22 Raptor stealth fighter - over fears Khorosan terror group were about to 'blow up planes with toothpaste bombs' WANTED: New arrest warrant for abduction with intent to defile issued for nursing assistant who was last person seen with missing UVA student Hannah Graham 'I just shot my daughter and shot all my grandkids and I'll be sitting on my step when you get here': Chilling 911 call of Florida man who killed his family before turning gun on himself is released by officials Does the new iPhone 6 BEND in your pocket? Angry users post photos of phones warped just a few days after buying them They ARE fake! Woman who claims to have surgically implanted third breast is a self-proclaimed hoaxer who once reported a '3 breast prosthesis' stolen from her luggage German-American reporter held in captivity ... (more)

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  8. Modi To Undertake Over 50 Engagements During Maiden U.S. VisitRead the original story

    45 min ago | INDOlink

    WASHINGTON: From meeting U.S. President Barack Obama to delivering his maiden speech at the UN general assembly, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will have his hands full during his visit to the U.S., where he is expected to undertake more than 50 engagements over 100 hours of stay. A hectic agenda awaits Modi in the US as he would utilize his stay to meet top global leaders, address thousands of cheering crowds, make a speech at the UN general assembly and interact with CEOs of the Fortune 500, in addition to his Oval Office meeting with President Obama.

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  9. Britain will be 'at war' by weekend as RAF is set to blitz ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    America and its Arab allies launched a devastating blitz on Islamic State strongholds in Syria yesterday as Britain was poised to join in. The deadly wave of bomb and cruise missile strikes came as the Prime Minister prepared to recall Parliament to discuss launching a military campaign.

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  10. FAA seeks comment on plan for upgrade of Kodiak rocket launch complexRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Anchorage Daily News

    As it maps a recovery plan following a failed launch in late August from its rocket range in Kodiak, the Alaska Aerospace Corp.continues to study expansion plans to accommodate rockets capable of carrying payloads nearly three times larger than those in the past. The Federal Aviation Administration released a draft environmental assessment Sept.

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  11. White House intruder's ex-neighbors cite paranoiaRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    To his neighbors in this military town at the edge of Fort Hood, Omar Gonzalez was friendly and big-hearted, an Iraq War veteran who read stories to the neighborhood children and was quick to respond whenever someone needed help carrying groceries or a jump-start for a troublesome car. But in the months before he abruptly departed, Mr. Gonzalez, 42, became increasingly disturbed and unpredictable, acquaintances say.

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  12. The Pentagon's war 'slush fund'Read the original story

    48 min ago | Burlington Times News

    Last week Barack Obama became the third president of our last four to announce sustained military action in Iraq. The sense of deja vu can be numbing.

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  13. The plane that will bring down Islamic State: Invisible to enemies &...Read the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    THE world's most advanced stealth fighter - the F22 Raptor - was used in anger for the first time yesterday. But is it enough to defeat 32,000 angry desert tribesmen? It has been eight years since the first of the ultra-modern, super-stealthy Raptor fighter aircraft entered the ranks of the United States air force.

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  14. Tallulah Willis posts nude selfie after Scout's topless stroll and Rumer's risque photoshootRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Daily Mail

    Air strikes to avert another 9/11: US deploys its awesome arsenal - including the new F-22 Raptor stealth fighter - over fears Khorosan terror group were about to 'blow up planes with toothpaste bombs' WANTED: New arrest warrant for abduction with intent to defile issued for nursing assistant who was last person seen with missing UVA student Hannah Graham 'I just shot my daughter and shot all my grandkids and I'll be sitting on my step when you get here': Chilling 911 call of Florida man who killed his family before turning gun on himself is released by officials Does the new iPhone 6 BEND in your pocket? Angry users post photos of phones warped just a few days after buying them They ARE fake! Woman who claims to have surgically implanted third breast is a self-proclaimed hoaxer who once reported a '3 breast prosthesis' stolen from her luggage German-American reporter held in captivity ... (more)

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  15. Airstrikes against IS in Syria "only the beginning": PentagonRead the original story

    53 min ago | People's Daily Online

    US Lieutenant General William Mayville briefs the press during a briefing at the Pentagon in Washington D.C., capital of the United States, Sept. 23, 2014.

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  16. Jim Webb 'Seriously Looking' at 2016 BidRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | WHO-TV

    "We've had a lot of discussions among people I respect and trust," he said at the National Press Club in Washington. "And I'm seriously looking at the possibility of running for president, but we want to see if there's a support base from people who would support the programs we're interested in pursuing."

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  17. SHAMELESS: Obama 'Starbucks Salute' Angers MarinesRead the original story

    57 min ago | Dallas Blog

    On the very day President Barry Obama launched air strikes against terrorists in Syria, the nation's commander-in-chief of the U.S. Armed Forces was observed flashing his Starbucks paper cup and saluting the Marines Corps. " of climate change, some critics and reporters focused instead on a military faux pas of his -- a salute of two Marines with a cup in his hand.

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  18. Thomas Sowell: Nobody really wants war, but sometimes it must comeRead the original story

    58 min ago | UnionLeader.com

    SOME PUNDITS are saying that President Obama has been floundering in his response to the ISIS crisis because public opinion polls show most Americans don't want another war.

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  19. VA to investigate whether data on retired Marine who died was falsifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stars and Stripes

    The Department of Veterans Affairs said Tuesday it will investigate allegations that the appointment records of a retired Marine who died after having seizures were falsified to cover up delays in patient care at the Minneapolis VA Health Care System. Cathy Gromek, spokeswoman for the VA's inspector general's office in Washington, told The Associated Press she wasn't sure when the investigation would be finished.

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  20. Syria says Washington informed it before strikesIn this image made...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheCourier.com

    In this image made from video released by the U.S. Navy on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, missiles bound for Syrian Islamic State group targets are launched off of a U.S. Navy ship.

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