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Independent Guåhan to hold February General Assembly focusing on loving Guåhan through environmental stewardship

'Hu Guaiya Iya Guåhan' Independence General Assembly Feb. 23

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February 21, 2017
Independent Guåhan invites the public to its monthly General Assembly (GA) on Thursday, February 23 from 6–7:30 p.m. at the Chamorro Village main pavilion in Hagåtña.
In a 2010 file photo, Under Secretary of Defense Comptroller Robert Hale takes part in a press conference. (CHERIE CULLEN/DOD)
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Former DOD comptroller: Be skeptical of military claims of readiness crisis

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February 22, 2017
WASHINGTON – A former Defense Department comptroller said Tuesday the public should be skeptical of the dire warnings of a readiness crisis coming from the military this year.
Make America Great Again hats are stocked at a Republican event at the U.S. Capitol on Nov. 15. (MATT MCCLAIN/WASHINGTON POST PHOTO)

Federal workers grapple with neutrality in the era of Trump

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February 22, 2017
WASHINGTON — A Veterans Affairs employee is confused about whether he can display a bobblehead doll of President Donald Trump on his desk.
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Wife allegedly shoots Fort Bliss soldier to prevent divorce

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February 22, 2017
A Fort Bliss woman allegedly shot her husband because she would rather have him “dead than divorced,” according to court documents.
A golden eagle. (MICHAEL PEARCE, WICHITA EAGLE/MCT)

Terrorists are building drones. France is destroying them with eagles

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February 22, 2017
Under French military supervision, four golden eagle chicks hatched last year atop drones - born into a world of terror and machines they would be bred to destroy.
U.S. Marine Corps Brig. Gen. William Jurney, left, incoming commanding general of Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego and the Western Recruit Region, receives the Marine Corps colors from Brig. Gen. James W. Bierman, outgoing commanding general, in San Diego on July 15, 2016. LANCE CPL. ERICK J. CLAROSVILLALTA/U.S. MARINE CORPS

Marines accused of violating US Constitution with religious display

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February 21, 2017
The local ACLU chapter on Friday joined the Military Religious Freedom Foundation in publicly accusing Marine leaders of discriminating against Jews and other non-Christian...