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Russian forces lined up along NATO's border for 'assault' operations

Russian forces are lined up along NATO’s border ready for “assault” operations, top diplomats warned today.<p>Kremlin troops are poised for an attack, …

100 years of the RAF commemorated in Thornaby with this poignant moment

Thornaby’s close links with the Royal Air Force were marked when a tree was planted on the former airfield to commemorate 100 years of the RAF.<p>The …

World History

UK to re-join Boxer program, 14 years after opting out

LONDON — Fourteen years after exiting development of the Boxer wheeled armored vehicle, the U.K. Ministry of Defence has opted to rejoin the program …

Warrior Video: Army Starts Prototyping Next-Gen Combat Vehicle

The Army is massively speeding up early prototyping of weapons and technology for its Next-Gen Combat Vehicle

Trump suggests US Military may build a Space Force

Military

Army Looking to Fire Ground Artillery From Navy Ships

The Army and Navy are operating together in the Pacific to fire Army artillery from Navy ships, send targeting data to land weapons from Navy sensors …

Publication Release: Alternative Naval Force Structure

By Dmitry Filipoff From October 3 to October 7, 2016 CIMSEC ran a topic week where contributors proposed alternative naval force structures to spur …

Military

Coast Guard Leaders Are Swinging for the Fences

Coast Guard Cutter Healy<p>U.S. Coast Guard<p>After years of bemoaning its insufficient budget levels, the Coast Guard is pushing for a major spending …

U.S. Army and Ten80 Education Inspire Students to Transform Innovative Thinking into Real-World Solutions

ARLINGTON, Va., April 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army and Ten80 Education kick off the spring 2018 season with the STEM Innovators-in-Training Experience in Los Angeles on April 4.<p>This spring, thousands of high school students and educators will gather at STEM Innovators-in-Training …

U.S. Army

The Risks and Attack Missions of a WWII Bomber

During the peak of WWII, being a member of a heavy bomber crew meant you were incredibly brave,

Hypersonics in enemy hands are immeasurable threat to America

In the movie “The Graduate,” the older and wiser Mr. McGuire puts his arm around young Ben Braddock's shoulders and offers one word of advice about …

See What Navy SEALs Carry in Tiny Survival Kit

See What Navy SEALs Carry in Tiny Survival Kit

An atypical terror case comes to close with 20-year sentence

BALTIMORE (AP) — It was July 2015 when the FBI, scrambling to contain a surge in Islamic State group propaganda, first visited an Egyptian-American …

George Washington University

15 incredible Netflix hacks that WILL change your life

Netflix is already hugely popular thanks to the range of TV series and films it has to offer - but even its biggest fans may not be aware of these …

UK closes in on new tank for Army as it rejoins European defence group

The Ministry of Defence has moved a step closer to buying armoured vehicles for the Army from a German-led consortium.<p>Military chiefs announced over the Easter weekend that Britain is to rejoin the “Boxer” mechanised infantry vehicle (MIV) programme.<p>Boxer is built by the Artec consortium, which is …

Army fast-tracking delivery of MAAWS weapons to Afghanistan

A US soldiers with an M3E1 Multi-Role Anti-Armor Anti-Personnel Weapon System, or MAAWS.<p>The Army is fast-tracking acquisition of more than 1,000 upgraded, lightweight shoulder-fired weapons able to destroy enemy targets hidden behind rocks, trees and buildings, service officials said.<p>The weapon is …

Scotland and the Netherlands reach Brexit-agreement: Annexation

In a surprise move, after long and quiet negotiations, Dutch and Scottish officials have now come forward with an agreement that will grant Scotland …

The 101 Dishes That Changed America

How to speak puppy: a visual guide to doggy body language

From tail height and posture to pricked ears and eye contact, vet and clinical animal behaviourist Kendal Shepherd reveals what your dog is trying to tell you

Language

Coffee Fights Disease and Extends Your Life, Especially If You Drink It This Way

Coffee is the ultimate super-food, especially if you know the right way to drink it.<p>As I explained last month, a meta-analysis of 127 studies revealed that drinking two to four 8 ounce cups of coffee each day results in enormous health benefits. The consensus of these studies is that coffee:<p>Reduces …

Nuclear fusion on brink of being realised, say MIT scientists

The dream of nuclear fusion is on the brink of being realised, according to a major new US initiative that says it will put fusion power on the grid within 15 years.<p>The project, a collaboration between scientists at MIT and a private company, will take a radically different approach to other …

Nuclear Energy

London Bridge attack latest: Terrorists named as police say they were not under surveillance as they posed 'low risk'

• <b>One of terrorists carried an Irish identity card</b>• <b><br>Families appeal for loved ones still missing</b>• <b><br>Scotland Yard says it knows attackers' identities</b>• <b><br>Sadiq Khan says Trump's state visit to UK should be cancelled</b>• <b><br>Corbyn criticises Theresa May over police cuts</b>• <b><br>Everything we know about the attack</b>• <b><br>How the London</b> …

Extremism

Donald Trump's Border Wall: A 'Progress' Report

More than four months into his term, how close is President Donald Trump to making good on his signature promise to build a wall between the United States and Mexico?<p>Let's take a look.<p>Has construction begun?<p>Doesn't look like it. On his fifth day in office, Trump ordered construction of the wall to …

Immigration

Exclusive: this is the Essential Phone

Another stab at making phones modular<p>The Essential Phone, brought to us by the person who created Android, is finally ready for the spotlight. It’s an incredibly audacious and ambitious project, with an outlandish screen and the beginnings of a modular ecosystem.<p>First, the Android phone basics: the …

Mobile Technology

Manchester police seek clues in concert bomber's suitcase

LONDON (AP) — Police in Manchester, England issued a picture of the arena suicide bomber holding a blue suitcase and asked anyone who might have seen …

Extremism

This Chilean Sanctuary Gives Rescued Farm Animals the Love and Affection They Deserve

If there is such a place as heaven for farm animals, it must be a lot like Santuario Igualdad Interspecies, an incredible sanctuary for domestic …

Watch Dogs Play In The Mud Because It's Too Darn Fun To Ignore

Good bog!<p>Dogs playing in the mud can be so amusing.<p>Even if you do have to wash them afterward, you can’t help but admire their ability to turn a quagmire into good, dirty fun.<p>CrazyFunnyStuff posted this compilation on Sunday. We hope these pooches have found more luck in the muck since then.

Pets

Russians protest plans to demolish Soviet-era apartment buildings

<b>Moscow (CNN) —</b> Olga Novitskaya is not your typical insurgent. The 54-year old translator lives in an old apartment building in the Cheremushki district of Moscow, and she wants to stay there. The City Council wants Novitskaya, and about 1.6 million others, to move into new high-rise buildings. And …

Russia