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  1. U.S. military budget to start funding post-F-35 'X-plane:' PentagonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    The Pentagon said on Wednesday its fiscal 2016 budget proposal will fund early technology development and prototyping of a "next-generation X-plane" that would eventually succeed the F-35 fighter jet being developed and built by Lockheed Martin Corp. Defense Undersecretary Frank Kendall, the Pentagon's chief arms buyer, said the funding would be part of a new "aerospace innovation initiative" aimed at ensuring that the U.S. military continued to dominate the skies despite development of so-called fifth-generation stealth fighters by China and others. He told the House Armed Services Committee the initiative would be headed by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, with help from the Air Force and the Navy.


  2. Pequot Lakes School: PLHS principal no longer to be deployed5 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Pequot Lakes High School principal Chip Rankin recently learned he will no longer be deployed with the Army National Guard to Liberia in March in response to the Ebola outbreak in the area.


  3. National Guard assists with snow removal in Stonington schools, downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Day

    Members of the Connecticut Army National Guard's 248th Engineering Company and 192nd Engineering Battalion, remove snow at Mystic Middle School in Mystic Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. Private First Class Mike Galarza, left, of the Connecticut Army National Guard's 248th Engineering Company looks on.


  4. Army recruit Brian Bourne before his 150-pound weightRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. - What may be the Army's biggest loser started basic training this week at Fort Benning, Ga.


  5. U.S. Army says reports on Bowe Bergdahl are 'patently false'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KOMO News

    The United States Army says reports by Fox News and NBC News indicating that Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl will be charged with desertion are "patently false."


  6. Indiana Military Museum acquires retired F-16 fighter jetRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    The founder of the Indiana Military Museum and several volunteers on Sunday welcomed the facility's latest exhibit, an F-16 fighter jet. This airplane, Osborne said, is one of the first F-16s to ever be produced and was retired from flight several years ago.


  7. Polish baby named after Staff Sgt. Michael Ollis, hero soldier from Staten IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    A newborn baby in Poland carries the name of a hero soldier from Staten Island who died two years ago saving the life of the infant's father. U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Michael Ollis, 24, a lifelong resident of New Dorp, sacrificed his life on Aug. 28, 2013, while shielding Lt.


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    3 hrs ago | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    The Space Foundation will offer an expanded version of its Technical Track program for the 31st Space Symposium, with 46 presentations on April 13 and 14. The 31st Space Symposium will be held April 13 - 16 at The Broadmoor and is expected to attract thousands of participants from the global space community. Tech Track sessions offer registrants an opportunity to hear from some of the government and industry leaders in space technology development, and to learn about recent advances from presenters in a series of 20-minute tech talks.


  9. Boeing, U.S. Army start work on new AH-64 Apache m...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | WHTC

    Officials from Boeing Co and the U.S. Army said on Wednesday they had begun discussions about a multiyear agreement to buy about 240 AH-64 Apache helicopters from fiscal 2017 to 2021, a deal that analysts say could be worth around $4 billion. U.S. Army acquisition chief Heidi Shyu recently signed a document allowing both sides to begin work on a multiyear agreement, with an eye to securing approval from the defense secretary by March 2016, Colonel Jeff Hager, Apache program manager, told reporters at an event hosted by Boeing.


  10. Military plane makes emergency landing at Milwaukee airportRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WKOW-TV

    Authorities are investigating after a military plane was forced to make an emergency landing at Mitchell International Airport due to mechanical issues. An official with the Wisconsin Air National Guard 128th Air Refueling Wing says a KC-135 Stratotanker returned to the airport Tuesday night in the midst of a training mission after crew members noticed smoke and fumes in the cockpit.


  11. Market Report, "Argentina Defence & Security Report 2015", publishedRead the original story

    3 hrs ago |

    President Cristina Ferni 1 2ndez de Kirchner has had an eventful year. With repeated visits to the hospital it has affected her mid-term elections results.


  12. NASA marks space disaster anniversaries with day of remembranceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Fox News

    The crew of the space shuttle Challenger's STS-51L mission, which ended in tragedy shortly after launch on Jan. 28, 1986. They are : Christa McAuliffe, Gregory Jarvis, Judy Resnik, Dick Scobee, Ronald McNair, Michael Smith a Apollo 1 astronauts Gus Grissom, Ed White, and Roger Chaffee posing in front of Launch Complex 34 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.


  13. Hampton Inn Fairborn Receives Perfect Mix Lobby & Guest Room RenovationRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - Jan. 28, 2015 - FAIRBORN, Ohio -- PHR Construction is pleased to announce the completion of a major lobby and guest room renovation at the Hampton Inn Fairborn, located directly across the street from Wright State University and just minutes from Wright Patterson Air Force Base. The hotel is also near numerous corporations including GE-Unison Industries, Lockheed Martin, and Speedway, and within close proximity to The Mall at Fairfield Commons and Nutter Center.


  14. Crowley Scholarships Further Educational Opportunities for Three SUNY Maritime College CadetsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    January 27, 2015 - New York City, NY - Crowley Maritime Corporation's 2014 Thomas B. Crowley Sr. Memorial Scholarships have helped to further educational opportunities for three students of State University of New York Maritime College. The recipients, who each sailed with Crowley during their studies, were chosen based on their excellent grades, demonstrated financial need and plans to pursue a career in the towing or petroleum shipping industries after graduation.


  15. Obituary: Antonio Terenzi, Retired Tewksbury PrincipalRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    Antonio was born on March 13, 1926 in Lynn, MA to Lorenzo and Julia Terenzi. Proud to serve his country, Antonio was a dedicated American patriot who always wore his USS Adams Navy hat wherever he would go.


  16. Challenger DisasterRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    The remains of the crew of the space shuttle 'Challenger' are moved from the Shuttle Landing Facility at the Kennedy Space Center on Merritt Island, Florida, to Dover Air Force Base in Delaware, on board a Military Airlift Command C-141, 29th April 1986. NASA officials, a military guard of honour and escorts from the Astronaut Office are present for the departure.


  17. 'Keep Carson Strong' Entering Second PhaseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KKTV

    As the Pentagon mulls budget cuts, the Mountain Post is staring down a potential doomsday scenario of losing two-thirds of its troops. Such a dramatic slashing in size would not just be a gut punch to Fort Carson, but to surrounding Colorado Springs, whose city economy relies heavily on the Army installation.


  18. Airbus CEO Promises Shake-up After New A400M DelaysRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Apologizing during a speech in London for the latest problems with Europe's largest defense project, Chief Executive Tom Enders said: "We have not performed as we would have wished on the A400M, and I must apologize." "...There will be management and organizational consequences to the program, and we will learn our lessons from this," he told UK politicians and military leaders.


  19. Taiwan's military reshuffle could signal defence policy shiftRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    Taiwan's new National Defence Minister Kao Kuang-chi, a former navy commander, is expected to help build a stronger navy and restart the island's domestic initiative to build submarines. Taiwan's first domestically-produced missile corvette, the 500-tonne ship Tuo Chiang , is pictured during the vessel's launch ceremony at the naval port at Suao in northeastern Taiwan's Yilan county on Dec 23, 2014.


  20. Special Operations Develops 'Iron Man' SuitRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Official Wire News

    The Tactical Assault Light Operators Suit is cool, too. But it is real and may soon be protecting America's special operations forces going into harm's way.