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U.S. President-elect Donald Trump (L) greets retired Marine Gen. James Mattis for a meeting at the main clubhouse at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, U.S., November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

White House Gearing Up To Push Transgender Military Ban Forward

The White House will give the Pentagon six months to enact President Donald Trump's ban on transgender servicemen and women in the military, according to a Wall Street Journal report Wednesday night....
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 15: US President Donald Trump delivers remarks following a meeting on infrastructure at Trump Tower, August 15, 2017 in New York City. He fielded questions from reporters about his comments on the events in Charlottesville, Virginia and white supremacists. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Trump's Vague New Afghanistan Strategy Continues An Endless War

WASHINGTON ― After a months-long interagency review, President Donald Trump was supposed to announce to a new strategy for the war in Afghanistan on Monday. Instead, he made vague promises of victory...
- FILE PHOTO APRIL 1954 - A nuclear test explosion from April 1954 is shown in this undatelined photo from the U.S. Defense Department. On August 6 1945, the U.S. dropped the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, hastening the end of World War II and ushering in the nuclear age

8 Times The World Narrowly Avoided A Potential Nuclear Disaster

The U.S. has issued a series of dire warnings to North Korea in recent days, as hostilities over Pyongyang's advancing nuclear capabilities swell and the specter of a military confrontation looms. Kim...
A ballistic rocket is test-fired through a precision control guidance system in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) May 30, 2017. KCNA/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. EDITORIAL USE ONLY. REUTERS IS UNABLE TO INDEPENDENTLY VERIFY THIS IMAGE. NO THIRD PARTY SALES. SOUTH KOREA OUT.?

North Korea Launches Ballistic Missile

North Korea launched a ballistic missile into the sea, the South Korean Military said Monday night, a provocation sure to draw strong rebuke as international leaders struggle to reign in the rogue nat...
A ballistic rocket is test-fired through a precision control guidance system in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) May 30, 2017. KCNA/via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. EDITORIAL USE ONLY. REUTERS IS UNABLE TO INDEPENDENTLY VERIFY THIS IMAGE. NO THIRD PARTY SALES. SOUTH KOREA OUT.?

North Korea Fires Ballistic Missile Amid Growing Tensions

North Korea launched a ballistic missile, the South Korean Military said Monday night, a provocation sure to draw strong rebuke as international leaders struggle to reign in the rogue nation. South Ko...
An F/A-18F Super Hornet takes-off from the US navy's super carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN-69) ('Ike') in the Mediterranean Sea on July 6, 2016. The US aircraft carrier is deployed in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the US 6th Fleet area of operations. Air Wings embarked aboard conducted strikes against the terrorist group ISIL in Libya, Iraq and Syria. / AFP / ALBERTO PIZZOLI (Photo credit should read ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images)

Russia Says It Will Track U.S. Planes As Potential Targets In Syria

Russia's Defense Ministry issued an ominous warning to Washington on Monday, saying it would track U.S.-led coalition aircraft operating in certain areas of Syria as potential targets. Moscow also dec...