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Pentagon: U.S. Strike Kills Senior Islamic State Leader in Syria

A drone raid in Syria takes out an Islamic State leader who was in charge of foreign fighters, a day after his brother is killed in Iraq.

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Churchill’s awe of U.S. industrial might

“In the autumn of 1942, at the peak of the struggle for Guadalcanal, only three American aircraft carriers were afloat; a year later there were fifty; by the end of the war there were more than a hundred.”

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New Pentagon Strategy Eyes Russia, Long Fights Against Jihadis

A new national military strategy released Wednesday by Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, takes more notice of aggressive states like ...

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Those bases were NOT named for Confederates in the spirit of reconciliation

Forts Lee, Pickett, A.P. Hill, Bragg, Pope, Benning, Rucker, Polk, and Hood were not named in the spirit of reconciliation.

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Try to ID these weapons of World War III

A compilation of some of the weapons silhouettes that might make an appearance in the future of war.

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