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Army War College probes plagiarism claims against Montana senator



Judge dismisses lawsuit over Obamacare subsidy for Congress

A federal judge has thrown out a US Senator's legal challenge to a part of President Barack Obama's healthcare law that grants health insurance...

Hamas tunnel threat at center of war with Israel

A network of tunnels Palestinian militants have dug from Gaza to Israel — dubbed "lower Gaza" by the Israeli military — is taking...

Cost for newest ship will decline: Navy secretary

Operating costs for the U. S. Navy's newest ships will decline and "become more normal" over time, Navy Secretary Ray Mabus said Thursday.

Ukraine president says no need to ditch govt after PM quits

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko asked parliament to pass a vote of confidence in the government on Friday after the shock resignation of premier...

Putin igniting dangerous nationalist fervor says top US general

Russian President Vladimir Putin's military intervention in Ukraine is fanning nationalist...

Jordan downs drone near Syria border: security official

Jordan shot down a drone on Friday as it flew over the northeastern region of Mafraq, near the border with Syria, a security official said.

Gun law based on flawed estimate

A law expanding background check requirements on Colorado gun sales has been in effect for about a year, and an Associated Press analysis of state data...

Israel shell fire brings Gaza deaths above 800 - medics

Israeli shell fire on a house in Gaza killed one person Friday, bringing the total death toll to more than 800 Palestinians after one of the bloodiest days...

Venezuela protests arrest of ex-intelligence head wanted in US

Venezuela's former military intelligence chief, accused of involvement in drug trafficking by the...