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Steinbeck is headed to Cambridge, Mass., one of 2,056 students worldwide to be accepted into Harvard’s Class of 2021 out of an applicant pool of 39,506.
Steinbeck is headed to Cambridge Mass one of 2056 students worldwide to

Ramstein senior bound for Harvard after acceptance to elite colleges and service academies

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Mattis, who arrived Monday on an unannounced visit, will receive a first-hand assessment of the 16-year war effort.
Mattis who arrived Monday on an unannounced visit will receive a firsthand

Afghan defense minister and army chief resign as Mattis visits Kabul

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Richard Knight
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yesterday at 09:32. Facebook
No modern airport terminal is complete without an ATM, and Pyongyang's now has two. But they don't work — because of new Chinese sanctions.
No modern airport terminal is complete without an ATM and Pyongyangs now

The sad saga of North Korea's ATMs

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VA officials at the Southern Oregon Rehabilitation Center and Clinics say they expect to serve as many as 1,250 — compared with about 1,100 in the last fiscal year — thanks to an improved admissions process and by allowing veterans to participate in more than one treatment program at a time.
VA officials at the Southern Oregon Rehabilitation Center and Clinics say they

VA facility cuts beds, focuses on rehab and reintegration

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James White
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yesterday at 07:12. Facebook
The Pentagon says the written rules of engagement in Iraq and Syria have not changed, but military commanders appear to be more empowered under President Donald Trump.
The Pentagon says the written rules of engagement in Iraq and Syria

Civilian casualties from airstrikes rise in Iraq and Syria, but few are investigated

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Tom Montoya
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yesterday at 05:55. Facebook
China’s president called for restraint in dealing with North Korea amid fears the communist state will conduct another nuclear or missile test to mark the 85th anniversary of the founding of its army.
Chinas president called for restraint in dealing with North Korea amid fears

China calls for restraint in dealing with N. Korea amid fears of new provocation

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Travis Goodrich
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yesterday at 05:20. Facebook
President Rodrigo Duterte has repeatedly threatened drug suspects with death, but he raised his shock rhetoric to a new level.
President Rodrigo Duterte has repeatedly threatened drug suspects with death but he

Duterte says he can be 50 times more brutal than terrorists

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yesterday at 04:37. Facebook
Following graduation from West Point, James Quigg spent a year at Fort Knox in Kentucky before being stationed at Fort Bragg where he kicked off his MMA career as an amateur in 2013.
Following graduation from West Point James Quigg spent a year at Fort

Former Fort Bragg soldier is rising star in Mixed Martial Arts

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The militants are searching for new safe havens and areas to control, as well as sow chaos. They are also fortifying existing footholds to expand their reach and fallback options.
The militants are searching for new safe havens and areas to control

As ISIS grows, a family hurts from within

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Tony Kim, who also goes by his Korean name Kim Sang-duk, was detained on Saturday, according to Park Chan-mo, the chancellor of the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology.
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North Korea detains US citizen; at least 3rd American being held

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Roger Simpson
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yesterday at 01:35. Facebook
"One thing we know for certain is that Russia meddled in our election," Paul Ryan said. "This is a foreign country trying to meddle within the internal activities of a sovereign country or a democracy."
One thing we know for certain is that Russia meddled in our

Ryan: Russian election meddling probe will help US allies

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yesterday at 00:25. Facebook
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04/23/2017 at 23:13. Facebook
President Donald Trump heads into one of his most challenging weeks, juggling a renewed health care push and a looming budget deadline, and readying for a potential showdown with Democrats over paying for a border wall.
President Donald Trump heads into one of his most challenging weeks juggling

Trump heads into tough week with budget, health care battles

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04/23/2017 at 21:48. Facebook
At least six incidents — including successful hijackings — have occurred since late March, said Marine Gen. Thomas Waldhauser, the leader of U.S. Africa Command.
At least six incidents including successful hijackings have occurred since late March

Africa Command: Piracy is on the rise off the Horn of Africa

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04/23/2017 at 21:10. Facebook
A 10-day swing through four Pacific Rim nations is offering evidence that Vice President Michael Pence has become one of Trump's chief emissaries on the world stage.
A 10day swing through four Pacific Rim nations is offering evidence that

Amid North Korea crisis, Pence becomes Trump emissary abroad

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04/23/2017 at 20:30. Facebook
Tonight The Weather Channel is airing a special program called Winter Warfare - a behind-the-scenes look at the U.S. Marines as they prepare for combat in extreme cold conditions. It airs tonight at 9 p.m. EST.
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04/23/2017 at 19:55. Facebook
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Guy W. Wallace
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04/23/2017 at 19:15. Facebook
Pollsters projected that pro-Europe centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right populist Marine Le Pen both advanced Sunday from the first round of voting in France's presidential election, setting up a winner-takes-all runoff on May 7.
Pollsters projected that proEurope centrist Emmanuel Macron and farright populis

Pollsters project Macron vs. Le Pen in French runoff

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Jake Holman
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04/23/2017 at 18:45. Facebook
Bergen-Belsen was liberated on April 15, 1945 by British soldiers who found some 10,000 dead bodies when they entered the Nazi camp.
BergenBelsen was liberated on April 15 1945 by British soldiers who found

Ceremonies mark liberation of 2 Nazi camps 72 years ago

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Jake Holman