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Air Force investigating sexual assault report against 4-star general

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August 27, 2016
The Air Force is investigating a sexual-assault report against a retired four-star general who was on active duty at the time of the alleged incident, service officials said...
Then-Brig. Gen. David Haight is seen in this undated photo. Haight, an Army Ranger, combat veteran and family man, led a double life: an 11-year affair and a "swinger lifestyle" of swapping sexual partners that put him at risk of blackmail and espionage, according to interviews and documents. (Javier Amador/U.S. Army)

How a EUCOM general's love life cost him his career

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August 27, 2016
WASHINGTON (Tribune News Service) — Maj. Gen. David Haight, Army Ranger, combat veteran and family man, held a key post in Europe this spring and a future with three, maybe four...
This Aug. 20, 2013 file photo shows blood donated in Indianapolis. On Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, the Food and Drug Administration recommended that all U.S. blood banks start screening for the Zika virus. (Michael Conroy/AP)

FDA advises Zika screening for all US blood centers

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August 27, 2016
WASHINGTON — The government told all U.S. blood banks Friday to start screening for Zika, a major expansion intended to protect the nation's blood supply from the mosquito-borne...

Naval Base Guam to Conduct Citadel Pacific

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August 27, 2016
SANTA RITA, Guam (Aug. 26, 2016) – U.S. Naval Base Guam (NBG), along with various Navy first responders will participate in the annual Commander, Naval Installations Command (CNIC...

Submarine Force Opens New Trainer in Guam

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August 27, 2016
SANTA RITA, Guam – Naval Submarine Training Center Pacific (NSTCP) detachment (det) Guam held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the brand new Mobile Trainer (MT) 1000 submarine...
Trade ministers of the United States and 11 other Pacific Rim countries attend a press conference after negotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement in Atlanta on Monday, Oct. 5, 2015. Gao Pan, Xinhua/Zuma Press/TNS

China’s power play in Asia may be emboldened by US politics

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August 26, 2016
 HONG KONG (Tribune News Service) — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter warned a few months back that China risked a “great wall of self-isolation” for its actions in the disputed...