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Texas shooter was booted from Air Force in 2014 after assaulting wife and child

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 14:13
Devin Kelley, who opened fire in a Texas church, killing 26 people and wounding about 20 others in what the governor called the deadliest mass shooting in the state's history, received a bad-conduct discharge from the Air Force for assaulting his wife and child.

Using tax legislation to overhaul Obamacare still 'being discussed,' Ryan says

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 13:34
Republicans are poised to begin debating details of their tax plan this week, but House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., signaled Sunday that party leaders are still mulling whether to use the proposal to end a central element of the Obama-era Affordable Care Act.

Investigators scour past of man charged in NYC terror attack

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 13:28
From his hospital bed, Sayfullo Saipov proudly told investigators how he had rented a truck and used it to fatally run down cyclists and pedestrians on a New York City bike path, all in the name of the Islamic State.

Flanagan upsets Keitany, ends US drought at NYC Marathon

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 12:18
Shalane Flanagan dethroned Mary Keitany on Sunday and became the first American woman to win the New York City Marathon since 1977, potentially ending her decorated career with her first major marathon victory.

Navy sailor hit by plane being towed on aircraft carrier

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 11:55
Military officials say a sailor aboard the USS Carl Vinson was seriously injured when he was struck by a plane as it was being towed on the flight deck.

Reports suggest dozens of civilians killed in US strikes in Afghanistan

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 11:50
Lawmakers from the northern province of Kunduz said they have received conflicting reports of civilian deaths during a weekend ground and aerial offensive by Afghan and U.S. forces against Taliban insurgents. The Afghan government and the U.S. military in Afghanistan on Sunday said they were assessing the reports.

Iran's Supreme Leader appoints new Navy chief

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 09:35
Admiral General Hossein Khanzadi was a deputy commander in the Iranian Navy Forces before the appointment.

Making Abilene a home, sweet home away from home for airmen

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 08:37
Home Away From Home matches new airmen with families for both fun and support.

Quiet Colorado Springs pilot leaves towering Air Force legacy

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 08:15
He only made lieutenant colonel, not much rank for more than three decades of service. But that silver oak leaf is the last rank that comes with what Thompson loves most -- flying.

Iraqi PM raises flag in border area taken from Islamic State

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 07:29
Iraqi forces backed by the U.S.-led coalition drove IS from Qaim and surrounding areas last week, in what coalition officials said marked the end of the conventional war against the extremist group in Iraq.

Pancake chain to help raise money for military children

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 06:53
President of IHOP, a former Army Ranger and Gulf War veteran named Darren Rebelez, said the restaurant chain was proud to partner with Children of Fallen Patriots.