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The United States military has plenty of innovators, but it doesn't have much time, the new undersecretary of defense for research and engineering told a Senate Armed Services subcommittee today. Michael D. Griffin told the senators that the speed of innovation will become the differentiating factor. Pentagon Official
The U.S. Bureau of Land Management, an agency within the Interior Department, had been working on Gateway West since 2008, trying to thread the transmission lines through a mixture of private, state and public lands that include key habitat for sage grouse, a chicken-sized ground dwelling bird that ... High-Voltage Transmission Lines
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In today's increasingly complex and threatening environment, the Defense Department must sustain the capabilities needed to deter and defend against attacks on the U.S. homeland, its forces abroad and its allies and partners, John C. Rood, undersecretary of defense for policy, said on Capitol ...
New York officials join the investigation into a veterans 'charity' that spends all that it raises on itself ... The nonprofit Center for American Homeless Veterans must give New York officials documents "relevant and material to an investigation and inquiry, undertaken in the public interest, of CAHV's ...
BELFAST, Maine (AP) -- Town officials in Maine have voted to approve a planned inland salmon farm. The Belfast City Council unanimously approved zoning changes Tuesday, allowing the Norwegian firm Nordic Aquafarms to move forward with planning the farm. The 40-acre salmon farm would ...
A US official told CNN that the Trump administration tells Russians there will be no new sanctions after US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley vowed there would be more punishments coming. Source: CNN · CNN Original Series on CNNgo. Watch Full episode on. Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown. Russia
While a series of issues, notably Cyprus and resistance to Turkish membership in Germany and France, slowed negotiations, President Tayyip Erdogan's purge of police, judges, teachers and other officials since a coup attempt in 2016 has worsened Turkey's prospects dramatically, EU officials say. Russia
Officials: 1 Palestinian Killed, 223 Wounded by Israeli Fire. 1 Palestinian killed, 223 wounded by Israeli army fire in third consecutive Friday of mass protests on the Gaza-Israel border, health officials say. April 13, 2018, at 1:41 p.m.. April 13, 2018, at 1:41 p.m.. U.S. News & World Report. Officials: 1 Palestinian Killed, 223 ... Russia
Now Trump asked advisers for tougher Syria strike option, official says U.S. news · Video Will Begin In... 3. Next 18-year-old professional video gamer living out childhood dream U.S. news · Video Will Begin In... 3. Teen who died after being crushed by minivan seat called 911 twice U.S. news; Broadcast: Fri ... Russia
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Demand for Air Force Capabilities Grows. The demand for Air Force capabilities continues to grow, as the United States experiences a more competitive and dangerous international security environment, Air Force Lt. General Arnold W. Bunch Jr., military deputy for the Office of the Assistant Secretary of the ... Russia
Justice Department officials said they needed more detailed information on every U.S. resident to prevent discrimination under the 1965 Voting Rights Act. Civil rights groups and others blasted the decision, .... One is Habermann, the former senior Census Bureau official. Ross writes that Habermann (and a ... Russia
U.S. and Japanese officials familiar with the preparations for the Trump-Abe summit say Japan is worried Trump may seek a deal with Kim under which Pyongyang would agree to give up missiles capable of reaching the United States, without eliminating short- and medium-range missiles that threaten ... Russia

U.S. Senator Elzabeth Warren question Trump's legitimacy to carry out further military action without Congressional approval writing, "The Constitution gives Congress the power to authorize military action. If @realdonaldtrump wants to expand American military involvement in Syria's Civil War, he must ... Russia
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“Any objective review of these claims should tell us what we already know — that the F.B.I. was right, that there was sufficient evidence to continue investigating certain Trump campaign officials for their connections to the Russian government, and that the Republicans are desperate to distract from that ... Russia
Rosen, currently head of Latin America investment banking at Bank of America, is set to serve as the IMF's top American official for a term of two years. The Harvard and Oxford graduate has more than 30 years of experience in investment banking, according to a White House press release Wednesday ... Russia
According to current and former US officials cited by Reuters, it's easy to access commercial encryption technology and the increased presence of Russian agents in the US has made it hard for the FBI to keep up with them. "It's more complex now. The complexity comes in the techniques that can be used," ... Russia
White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders was flat-out wrong in claiming the citizenship question had been regularly included in the Census Bureau's decennial survey to all U.S. households in recent decades. She also didn't provide context in asserting that a greater level of citizenship data is ... Russia
Official: Indicted Maryland Lawmaker Submits Resignation. A spokesman for Maryland's Senate president says a state senator ... Oaks has a motions hearing scheduled before U.S. District Judge Richard Bennett in Baltimore on Thursday morning. Oaks' attorneys didn't immediately return calls seeking ... Russia
American officials have been reaching out to the North Koreans in hopes of hearing directly from them about Mr. Kim's intentions, particularly since South Korean envoys quoted him as saying he was willing to discuss “denuclearizing” his country. Officials hope that Mr. Moon's meeting with Mr. Kim will ... Russia
The U.S. official working to save the Iran nuclear deal said Wednesday that he held “very constructive” talks with key European allies, but could not say whether it ... Federal Reserve officials see a stronger U.S. economy and signaled Wednesday that would mean a slightly faster pace of interest rate hikes in coming years. Russia
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U.S. elections are still vulnerable to digital interference from Russia and other countries, the secretary of Homeland Security warned Wednesday, a reminder that ... The public hearing was part of the Senate panel's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, which U.S. officials say included ... Russia
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South Korean officials got a green light from the U.S. before flying to Pyongyang with DPRK national airline Air Koryo on Thursday, a diplomatic ... Only one flight flew from Beijing to Pyongyang on Thursday afternoon, according to Air Koryo's official website, departing for the DPRK capital at 1405 local time. Russia
U.S. Security Officials Uncertain Of How To Address Infrastructure Vulnerabilities ... The U.S. is warning against Russian cyber attacks targeting the energy grid and infrastructure as President Trump congratulates Russian President Vladimir Putin on his reelection. Many wonder what the Trump ... Russia
On Wednesday, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said some countries won't have to pay the tariffs while they try to negotiate exemptions. The administration is negotiating with the EU, South Korea, Argentina and Australia. Altmaier told Germany's parliament Thursday "it is a question of ... Russia
US Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Manufacturing Ian Steff is visiting after US President Donald Trump last week signed into law the Taiwan Travel Act, which allows high-level officials to meet their Taiwanese counterparts and vice versa. His trip follows that of US Deputy Assistant Secretary of ... Russia
A personal assistant to Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has responded to reports of Cambridge Analytica's involvement in the country's 2015 election, retweeting an image of a dejected-looking former leader Goodluck Jonathan. March 22, 2018, at 12:27 p.m.. March 22, 2018, at 12:27 p.m.. U.S. News & World ... Russia
The revelation that school officials considered trying to commit Mr. Cruz under the Baker Act in 2016 appeared to be another in a string of missed opportunities to deal with the troubled young man. He went on to commit one of the deadliest school massacres in American history last month, killing 17 people ... Russia
SEOUL — A North Korean official will hold unofficial talks in Finland with a delegation from the U.S. and former South Korean government officials, Seoul's foreign ministry said, amid a flurry of recent diplomatic activity before an expected U.S.-North Korean summit by the end of May. However, American ... Russia
“Secretary Mnuchin has high-level talks with China,” he said, reiterating that the department has “private” conversations with senior officials in China. Malpass's remarks came hours after he told a conference in the Argentine capital that Treasury had “discontinued” the US-China Comprehensive Economic ... Russia
YORK, Pa. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a home explosion in southern Pennsylvania that left one person seriously injured. Firefighters were called to the scene around 2 p.m. Saturday in Penn Township. Neighbors near the home reported hearing a sound like dynamite going off, and fire officials say ... Russia
The North Korea talks in Finland will include American representatives who are not government officials, said Kimmo Lahdevirta, an official at the Finland foreign ministry. The US does not have a diplomatic presence in North Korea. South Korea's Foreign Ministry told CNN that former officials and private ... Russia
WINNEBAGO, Neb. (AP) — Officials have confirmed that a mountain lion was spotted in northeast Nebraska's Thurston County. The Winnebago Wildlife and Parks Department says that a photo of the mountain lion was taken east of Winnebago on Thursday. Landowner Matt Morgan says he found a deer ... Russia
Three U.S. officials, two current and one former, confirmed American intelligence has already established a back-channel contact with North Korea and ... A White House official explained that Tillerson favored the "old fashioned" approach of having counterparts meet to discuss issues and then have the ... Russia
“Putting the health care consumer in charge, letting them determine value, is a radical reorientation from the way that American health care has worked for ... Andrew M. Slavitt, a senior health official in the final years of the Obama administration, praised Dr. Gottlieb for highlighting what Mr. Slavitt called “the ... Russia
Several military and intelligence officials say they have yet to receive instructions from President Donald Trump on how to combat a possible cyberattack from Russia. U.S. Army Gen. and NATO Supreme Allied Commander in Europe Curtis Scaparrotti said Thursday, "I don't believe there is an effective ... Russia
North Korea has invited President Donald Trump to meet their leader Kim Jong Un according to a senior US official and a former US senior official. The South Korean officials visiting the White House on Thursday talked to Trump, a person familiar with the matter said. The South Korean officials visiting the ... Russia
That stretch of two-lane road between the Shenandoah and Potomac rivers carries an estimated 31,000 cars and trucks each day — so it has the attention of state officials. But, John Maxey, a member of the Blue Ridge Watershed Coalition, said the fix for the rock face requires more work than the ... Russia
Official Says Elderly Man Cooking Dies in Kitchen Fire. The Maine Department of Public Safety says an 82-year-old man cooking at ... GORHAM, Maine (AP) — Officials say an 82-year-old Maine resident has died in a kitchen fire. Department of Public Safety spokesman Steve McCausland says it appears ... Russia
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexican officials said late Wednesday that the Caribbean resort city of Playa del Carmen is safe, despite a U.S. security alert. The government of the Caribbean coast state of Quintana Roo said that President Enrique Pena Nieto was scheduled to attend an ocean conservation ... Russia
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A contractor is suing Austin after city officials accused the firm of building a more than $161 million downtown tunnel with structural problems that will reduce ... has lost much of freeboard, which is the extra capacity built in to guard against unexpectedly large floods, the Austin-American Statesman reported . Russia


 

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