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Pentagon ban on transgender troops 'likely' to be lifted next month

Friday officials at the Pentagon said that soon, the Pentagon will  repeal its ban on transgender service members next month, or as early as next week. 263 more words

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Disabling security for Clinton server laid out 'welcome mat' for hackers

A Defense Intelligence Agency official, told Fox News a 2010 decision temporarily disabling State Department security features to accommodate Hillary Clinton’s private server effectively laid out a “welcome mat” for hackers and foreign intelligence services. 658 more words

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Gunmen take hostages at hotel in Somali capital

According to police, Saturday, a team of gunmen took hotel guests hostage after storming the building in a Somalia’s capital city, Mogadishu. A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle at the gate of the Nasa-Hablod hotel near the capital’s busy KM-4 junction, followed by a second explosion heard inside the hotel as gunmen fought their way in, police said. 374 more words

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Germany fears other nations might leave EU

As the EU’s founding nations rushed to an emergency meeting Saturday to consider their future, German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government reportedly fears the United Kingdom could be just the first of several nations to pull out of the alliance. 558 more words

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Rubio says attack giving him 'pause' to consider future

Monday Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, who for months has vowed not to seek re-election this year, indicated that the Orlando terror attack has him re-thinking his future. 287 more words

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Elon Musk Says No to God, Yes to Computer Simulation

In “Our Town” the Pulitzer Prize-winning play authored by Thornton Wilder, one of the characters, Rebecca Gibbs, tells her older brother George about the sick friend of hers, Jane Crofut, who received a strangely-addressed letter from her minister: 729 more words