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North Korea says ready to deploy, mass produce new missile

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May 23, 2017
TOKYO — North Korea says it's ready to deploy and start mass-producing a new medium-range missile capable of reaching Japan and major U.S.
In this Feb. 13, 2017 file photo, Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn arrives for a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington. According to sources, Flynn will invoke his Fifth Amendment protection against self-incrimination on Monday, May 22, 2017, as he notifies the Senate Intelligence committee that he will not comply with a subpoena seeking documents. EVAN VUCCI/AP

Flynn rejects Trump-Russia probe subpoena; Dems say he lied

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May 23, 2017
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, invoked his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination in rebuffing a subpoena Monday...
In this March 16, 2017 file photo, copies of President Donald Trump's first budget are displayed at the Government Printing Office in Washington.  J. SCOTT APPLEWHITE/AP

Trump, Hill Republicans target 'overly generous compensation' for feds

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May 23, 2017
WASHINGTON — With President Donald Trump targeting federal employees' retirement programs and House Republicans taking aim at their compensation generally, Uncle Sam's goal of...
Employees watch electronic boards to monitor possible ransomware cyberattacks at the Korea Internet and Security Agency in Seoul, South Korea, on Monday, May 15, 2017. YUN DONG-JIN/YONHAP VIA AP

Experts question North Korea role in cyberattack

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May 22, 2017
TOKYO — A couple of things about the WannaCry cyberattack are certain.
Lt. Cmdr. Christopher Keithley demonstrates a prototype that combines 3-D mapping of the ocean floor with virtual-reality goggles and handsets that could be used for submariner training. It is one of the ideas now in the pipeline at iLab, an innovation center at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii. WYATT OLSON/STARS AND STRIPES
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Search-and-rescue drones could one day save overboard sailors

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May 23, 2017
JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii — Lt. Cmdr. Christopher Keithley’s moment of inspiration came during a drone demonstration by graduate students at the University of Hawaii.
An aerial view of the Pentagon from Arlington, Virginia, on April 14, 2017. WASHINGTON POST PHOTO BY NICK KIRKPATRICK

At the Pentagon, overpriced fuel sparks allegations - and denials - of a slush fund

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May 22, 2017
WASHINGTON — The Pentagon has generated almost $6 billion over the past seven years by charging the armed forces excessive prices for fuel and has used the money - called the "...