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CAMP SHORAB, AFGHANISTAN - SEPTEMBER 10: Members of the United States Marine Corp Task Force South West walk across a runway after marking a location for an airdrop of cargo on September 10, 2017 at Camp Shorab in Helmand Province, Afghanistan. About 300 marines are currently deployed in Helmand Province in a train, advise, and assist role supporting local Afghan security forces. Currently the United States has about 11,000 troops in the deployed in Afghanistan, with a reported 4,000 more expected to arrive in the coming weeks. Last month, President Donald Trump announced his plan for Afghanistan which called for an increase in troop numbers and a new conditions-based approach to the war, getting rid of a timetable for the withdrawal of American forces in the country. (Photo by Andrew Renneisen/Getty Images)

Marine Corps To Assign First-Ever Female Infantry Officer

For the first time in the U.S. Marine Corps' nearly 250-year history, a woman will become an infantry officer. The lieutenant is expected to graduate from the Marine Corps' grueling Infantry Officer C...
Picture of a car crashed by debris from a damaged building after a quake rattled Mexico City on September 19, 2017.A powerful earthquake shook Mexico City on Tuesday, causing panic among the megalopolis' 20 million inhabitants on the 32nd anniversary of a devastating 1985 quake. The US Geological Survey put the quake's magnitude at 7.1 while Mexico's Seismological Institute said it measured 6.8 on its scale. The institute said the quake's epicenter was seven kilometers west of Chiautla de Tapia, in the neighboring state of Puebla. / AFP PHOTO / Alfredo ESTRELLA (Photo credit should read ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)

Harrowing Videos Show The Moment An Earthquake Struck Mexico

People in neighborhoods across central Mexico watched as homes, businesses, and schools fell apart before their eyes during Tuesday's catastrophic earthquake. In video posted to YouTube by the Mexican...