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House committee moves to sustain ministries serving the military

By Evan Wilt
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Religious Liberty | WASHINGTON—The House Armed Services Committee passed an amendment last week to ensure faith-based ministries can continue to serve America’s men and women…

Midday Roundup: ISIS kills U.S. service member in Iraq

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy |  Combat death. Pentagon officials confirmed this morning that Islamic State militants killed a U.S. service member assisting Peshmerga fighters in…

Women face the draft after lawmaker’s protest amendment backfires

By Jim Henry
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Military | Before the end of the month, the House of Representatives likely will take up the next National Defense Authorization Act and with it a controversial proposal…

Army reinstates Green Beret who confronted Afghan rapist

By Michael Cochrane
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Military | The Army yesterday reversed its decision to dismiss a decorated Green Beret soldier who physically confronted an Afghan police commander for raping a young…

Highest military court considers limits of religious liberty in uniform

By Michael Cochrane
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Religious Liberty | The military’s highest court, the Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces (CAAF), heard oral arguments Wednesday in a case that could determine the future…

Midday Roundup: Airstrikes in Syria hit hospital, civilians

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Humanitarian crisis. Airstrikes in Aleppo, Syria, have killed at least 61 people, including some at a Doctors Without Borders (MSF) hospital. The Syrian…

Are defense cuts jeopardizing military readiness?

By Michael Cochrane
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Military | After 15 years of combat, many of the U.S. military’s aging war machines are nearing the breaking point, with replacements either non-existent or taking a…

Midday Roundup: Poll shows Clinton crushing Trump in November

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Unfavorable odds. A just-released Associated Press-GfK poll of more than 1,000 adults suggests Americans prefer Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary…

U.S. beefs up missile defense amid North Korean threats

By Michael Cochrane
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National Security | The North Korean government has a history of threats, bluster, and saber rattling toward the United States. But the North’s recent advances in long-range…

Keeping our republic of laws

By D.C. Innes
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Campaign 2016 | President Obama, in his Havana speech, described America and Cuba as “two brothers who’ve been estranged for many years.” The superficialities he cited…

Vets with PTSD increasingly turn to pot, get addicted

By Michael Cochrane
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Military | The number of veterans using marijuana to treat their post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms is on the rise, even in states where medical marijuana is…

U.S. general warns ‘Brexit’ would weaken Europe’s security

By Michael Cochrane
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Europe | The commanding general of the U.S. Army Europe has warned that a vote by Britain to leave the European Union (EU)—the so-called “Brexit”—would…

 
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