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  1. US Army engineers define future aviation fleetRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | DefenceTalk News

    The U.S. Army science and technology community is charting the future of military vertical lift aviation that will enable warfighters to accomplish missions not possible today. The Army, supported by NASA and the Navy, is combining its areas of technical expertise to accomplish the aggressive scientific and engineering goals necessary to develop a new fleet of joint aircraft, said Ned Chase, deputy program director of science and technology, or S&T, for the Joint Multi-Role Technology Demonstrator/Future Vertical Lift, also known as JMR TD.


  2. Different views of bombing suspect to be given at trialRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

    Opening statements are scheduled Wednesday, March 4, 2015, in Tsarnaev... . FILE - In this Monday, April 15, 2013, file image from video provided by WBZ-TV, spectators and runners run from an explosion near the finish line of the Boston Marathon.


  3. China Plays Down US Concerns Over Anti-Terror LegislationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    China played down U.S. concerns that proposed anti-terror legislation would give the Chinese government sweeping power to police electronic communications and marginalize foreign companies fighting for a share of China's $465 billion technology market, saying Wednesday that the law is purely designed to address domestic security issues. Fu Ying, spokeswoman for China's legislature, said the legislation is in line with the kind of access to electronic communications that Western governments, including the U.S. and Britain, have sought.


  4. ABC News Goes After Jason Chaffetz, Waits Until Last Paragraph of Story to Point Out These Key FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ABC News seemingly attempted in a story Tuesday to liken Rep. Jason Chaffetz's email behavior to that of Hillary Clinton's - but waited until the last paragraph to point out several key facts. that Clinton may have violated federal rules by exclusively using a personal email address to conduct all official government business while serving as Secretary of State.


  5. Email issue revives old questions about ClintonsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    Hillary Rodham Clinton is facing a new set of questions about ethics and transparency - the sort that have dogged her and husband Bill for decades. The latest disclosure, that Clinton used a personal email account while serving as secretary of state, comes on the cusp of her likely second bid for president.


  6. After speech, White House could determine Netanyahu's fateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KFVS12

    In a speech that stirred political intr... . Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gestures as he speaks before a joint meeting of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 3, 2015.


  7. Marijuana Farmer Found Guilty of Murdering Immigrant Worker on His FarmRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Holtville Tribune

    This morning, a federal jury found Mikal X. Wilde guilty of six felonies including Using a Firearm to Commit First Degree Murder, in violation of 18 U.S.C. A 924 , Murder in the Course of a Narcotics Offense, in violation of 21 U.S.C. ' 848 , Conspiracy to Commit Marijuana Offenses, in violation of 21 U.S.C. A A 846 and 841, Marijuana Offenses, in violation of 21 U.S.C. A 841, and two counts of Using a Firearm During a Crime of Violence or Narcotics Trafficking Offense, in violation of 18 U.S.C. A 924 , announced U.S. Attorney Melinda Haag and Federal Bureau of Investigation Special Agent in Charge David J. Johnson.


  8. Excerpts from Netanyahu's speech to Congress and rejoinder from Obama at White HouseRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The News

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivered a major address to Congress on Tuesday and warned against making a deal that could leave Iran on the path toward nuclear weapons. At the White House, President Barack Obama offered a pointed rebuttal during a brief Oval Office photo opportunity.


  9. Huffman speaks out against Netanyahu speechRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Times-Standard

    North Coast's Rep. Jared Huffman was among the members of Congress who attended Tuesday's speech by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, but not among those who supported it. “It is a speech that I really wish hadn't happened this way and at this time,” said Huffman, who was among the first members in Congress to object to the speech.


  10. AP Analysis: Speech fallout could determine Netanyahu's fateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    With Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu facing a tough re-election fight in two weeks, the U.S. Congress has handed him an unprecedented boost with its effusive welcome to a message that resonates at home: Iran cannot be trusted as a threshold nuclear state. Which way it goes for Netanyahu may hinge on whether Israel is in some perceptible way punished by the White House for its leader's extraordinary offensive against a U.S. president.


  11. Boehner escapes jam on Homeland vote, but more battles loomRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KRON 4

    House Speaker John Boehner's job is safe despite passing yet another big bill that most of his Republican colleagues opposed. The bill he backed Tuesday averted defunding the Department of Homeland Security while leaving President Barack Obama's immigration policies untouched.


  12. 2 racist emails cited in federal report on Ferguson police prompt outrageRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    Police confront protesters in Ferguson, Mo., in the days after the August 2014 shooting death of Michael Brown. The findings of a federal report on racial bias in the Ferguson Police Department may be released as early as Wednesday.


  13. Opening statements set in Marathon bombing trialRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC Action News

    Two dramatically different portraits of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are expected to emerge when prosecutors and Tsarnaev's lawyers give their opening statements at his federal death penalty trial. Was he a submissive, adoring younger brother who only followed directions given by his older, radicalized brother? Or was he a willing, active participant in the attacks? The trial that begins Wednesday is expected to be one of the most closely watched terror cases in years.


  14. Small-scale farmers finding that help is on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newberry Observer

    For small-scale farmers, hard work and long hours come with the territory - and that doesn't even include their "day jobs," without which many could not support themselves and their families. Sacrificing weekends off, vacations and even sleep, small-scale farmers grind away like marathoners running a race without a finish line.


  15. Nobel Peace Prize panel unseats chairman whose tenure saw unpopular nods to Obama, EURead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South China Morning Post

    Thorbjoern Jagland awards US President Barack Obama with the Nobel Peace Prize in 2009. Jagland has been demoted from the awards-giving committee.


  16. Israel's Squatter Settlements on Palestinian Land Undermine its SecurityRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Juan Cole

    Israel's prime minister has set the agenda for his visit to Washington, DC: the impact on Israel's security of the Obama administration's approach to Iran's nuclear program. Disagreements over Iran may dominate the headlines, but Democrats and Republicans who are concerned about Israel's security should realize that settlements are a security problem for Israelis and Palestinians alike.


  17. Earth's Fate: The Obama Administration, Shell, and Drilling the ArcticRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Juan Cole

    Here's a Jeopardy!- style question for you: "Eight different species of whales can be seen in these two American seas." Unless you're an Iupiaq, a marine biologist, or an Arctic enthusiast like me, it's a pretty good guess that you can't tell me what those seas are or what those whales are either.


  18. Hillary Clinton teases 'Don't you want to see a woman president?'...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    Is there a sniper on the loose in Maryland? Cops hunt for blue car linked to five mystery shootings at NSA HQ, malls and theaters that left two hurt, 12 years after the DC Sniper terrorized the nation 'You know how the walking dead have a look in their eye?': Witness gives blow-by-blow account of Conrad Hilton III's tantrum aboard transatlantic flight Ferguson police are guilty of sweeping racism, 93 per cent of their arrests were of African Americans and officers reveled in racist jokes, Justice Department report finds Keep digging until you see Spring: People of Boston pictured from the air as they toil to get their city back from under eight ft of snow Foolish owner who took his dog Rolo for a joyride on frozen river, then 'left him to die when pick-up fell through the ice' arrested Paralyzed woman flies a fighter jet, eats chocolate and gives high-fives with just her mind thanks to ... (more)


  19. Climate Change helped Provoke Syrian Conflict & it won't be the LastRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Juan Cole

    Was the four-year-old military conflict in Syria, which has claimed the lives of over 200,000 people, mostly civilians, triggered at least in part by climate change? A new study by Columbia University's Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory says "a record drought that ravaged Syria in 2006-2010 was likely stoked by ongoing man-made climate change, and that the drought may have helped propel the 2011 Syrian uprising." "Added to all the other stressors, it helped kick things over the threshold into open conflict."


  20. Doctors, patients scramble ahead of high court Oba...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | WHTC

    As the U.S. Supreme Court takes on a make-or-break Obamacare case this week, a growing number of U.S. patients and their doctors are already devising a Plan B in case they lose medical coverage. The Court's ruling, expected by late June, will determine whether millions of Americans will keep receiving federal subsidies to help them pay for private health insurance under President Barack Obama's healthcare law.