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New Russian weapon can travel 27 times the speed of sound

MOSCOW (AP) - A new intercontinental weapon that can fly 27 times the speed of sound became operational Friday, Russia's defense minister reported to...

Congress takes aim at Syrian war crimes, Russian aggression

WASHINGTON (AP) - Congress is poised to ratchet up pressure on Syria, Russia and China while making it more difficult for the Trump administration...

Federal workers could win parental leave in space force swap

WASHINGTON (AP) - Capitol Hill leaders are nearing agreement in negotiations on an annual defense policy bill that would extend 12 weeks of paid...

Federal workers could win parental leave in space force swap

WASHINGTON (AP) - Capitol Hill leaders are nearing agreement in negotiations on an annual defense policy bill that would extend 12 weeks of paid...

Impeachment shadows Trump on trip to NATO leaders meeting

LONDON (AP) - Crying foul over timing, President Donald Trump on Monday accused Democrats of scheduling this week’s impeachment hearing to undercut him during...

Biden centers campaign where he started: Trump’s character

BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) - Joe Biden's campaign is not anchored in a big policy idea like Bernie Sanders' Medicare for All. He is not...

Biden centers campaign where he started: Trump’s character

BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) - Joe Biden's campaign is not anchored in a big policy idea like Bernie Sanders' Medicare for All. He is not...

Pentagon nominee focuses on China despite Mideast tensions

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - Tensions may be high in the Middle East, but the man chosen by President Donald Trump to run the Pentagon...

Voters to pick successor of Lithuania’s popular ‘Iron Lady’

VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) - Nine candidates are vying in an election Sunday to become Lithuania's next president, including a well-known economist, a former finance...

Italy: Berlusconi seeks EU parliament seat, ‘united Europe’

ROME (AP) - Former Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi said he is running for the European Parliament in May's election because he wants to fight...