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Trump budget seeks cuts to domestic programs, Medicare, favors military and wall

Trump budget seeks cuts to domestic programs, Medicare, favors military and wall

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump proposed a budget on Monday that calls for cuts in domestic spending and social programs such as Medicare and seeks a sharp increase in military spending and funding for a wall on the Mexican border. Reuters: Politics

February 13, 2018 | By | Reply More
Do not fear death: Strongman President Xi addresses entire China military

Do not fear death: Strongman President Xi addresses entire China military

Chinese President Xi Jinping addressed thousands of troops in a first-of-its-kind meeting. Asia Top News and Analysis

January 4, 2018 | By | Reply More
U.S. military to accept transgender recruits on Monday: Pentagon

U.S. military to accept transgender recruits on Monday: Pentagon

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Transgender people will be allowed for the first time to enlist in the U.S. military starting on Monday as ordered by federal courts, the Pentagon said on Friday, after President Donald Trump’s administration decided not to appeal rulings that blocked his transgender ban. Reuters: U.S.

December 30, 2017 | By | Reply More
The investing app military families love

The investing app military families love

A growing number of soldiers, nurses and self-employed workers are using the investing app Stash. It allows people to invest with as little as $ 5. Mutual fund advice and news – CNNMoney.com

December 29, 2017 | By | Reply More
U.S. military opens all combat roles to women

U.S. military opens all combat roles to women

By David Alexander and Phil Stewart WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. military will let women serve in all combat roles, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said on Thursday in a historic move striking down gender barriers in the armed forces. "As long as they qualify and meet the standards, women will now be able to contribute […]

December 4, 2015 | By | Reply More
Pentagon chief fires military assistant, cites misconduct allegations

Pentagon chief fires military assistant, cites misconduct allegations

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter removed his senior military assistant, Lieutenant General Ron Lewis, from his position on Thursday over allegations of misconduct that Carter learned of this week. Reuters: Politics

November 13, 2015 | By | Reply More
China’s military buildup threatens US

China’s military buildup threatens US

China has pledged $ 260 billion to shore up its military. The US concern: maintaining free trade in the South China Sea. U.S. Top News and Analysis

October 13, 2015 | By | Reply More
I won’t shrink from military action against Iran if needed: Clinton

I won’t shrink from military action against Iran if needed: Clinton

By Alistair Bell and Arshad Mohammed WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton vowed on Wednesday not to shrink from military action against Iran if it tries to obtain atomic weapons and threatened to impose penalties on Tehran for even for small violations of its nuclear deal with world powers. In a speech to […]

September 9, 2015 | By | Reply More
Senate confirms Dunford as top U.S. military officer

Senate confirms Dunford as top U.S. military officer

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on Wednesday confirmed Marine General Joseph Dunford as the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the top officer in the U.S. military. Reuters: Politics

July 30, 2015 | By | Reply More
U.S. military lab shipped live anthrax samples to Canada: USA Today

U.S. military lab shipped live anthrax samples to Canada: USA Today

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Live anthrax samples were shipped to three laboratories in Canada by a U.S. military lab, USA Today reported on Monday, following disclosures last week that samples of the bacteria were mistakenly sent to 11 U.S. states and two other countries. Reuters: U.S.

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