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Kris Osborn Security, The KC-46A will refuel F-22s, F-15s, F-16s, F-35s, C-17 and KC 10s, among others. The KC-46A is engineered with a centerline drogue system that can transfer 400 gallons per minutes and a boom that can move up to 1,200 gallons per minute, he said. It is also configured for aeromedical evacuation and has a reconfigurable cargo deck floor able to carry up to 58 passengers. Like other Air Force planes, the KC-46A is engineered with a radar warning receiver, cockpit armor,...
On Thursday night, President Trump ignited a potential trade war with America's second-largest trading partner by announcing on Twitter that the U.S. would impose tariffs on all goods coming from Mexico until the border crisis is "remedied."
The White House has directed former officials Hope Hicks and Annie Donaldson not to turn over any documents to the House Judiciary Committee relating to their time at the White House, according to two sources familiar with the matter.
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Michael Peck Security, Could this happen? Lou says China’s anti-ship missiles are sufficient to destroy U.S. carriers and their escorts. Militarily, it may be true that hypersonic missiles, or ballistic missiles converted into anti-ship weapons, could do the job. Then again, they might not, because these weapons have not been tested in war. Admiral Lou Yuan is China’s Curtis LeMay. (This first appeared back in January of this year.) LeMay, the U.S. Air Force general who torched Japanese...
WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (MI-08) on Thursday introduced bipartisan legislation with Rep. Elise Stefanik (NY-21) that would close loopholes that currently allow foreign interests and foreign governments to legally purchase digital and TV ads for the purpose of influencing U.S. elections. Michigan was one of Russia’s top targets for social media ads in the 2016 election.
Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao is the latest in a long line of Trump officials with apparent conflicts of interest.
Pope Francis has finally broken his silence regarding accusations leveled last August that he had known of ex-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick’s serial homosexual abuse and yet reinstated him to a position of influence in the Vatican.
Two years after the president announced his transgender military ban, he offered a new and rather novel justification.
Revisiting 'All In The Family' and 'The Jeffersons' provided a great opportunity for nostalgia—a sentiment that was perhaps ABC's greatest success.
Berlin’s backing adds to pressure for leaders to adopt the goal at this week’s summit.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican senators are muttering about President Donald Trump's anointment of Ken Cuccinelli and others as acting heads of major federal agencies. But their complaints are muffled, even though their job description includes confirming top administration aides. Their reluctance to confront Trump comes as analysts say he's placed
The numbers show Mr. Trump lagging behind Democratic presidential candidates in key states, such as Joe Biden in states like Michigan and Wisconsin.
Dean Obeidallah writes that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is far worse than the Grim Reaper, because instead of killing one bill or one judicial nominee, he has done so numerous times -- in order to obstruct the efforts of Democrats.
"I believe there is a very real animus and desire to make sure that we holding this president to account."
Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) poses for a picture with volunteers following a campaign stop at the Capital City Pride Fest on June 08, 2019 in Des Moines, Iowa. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
TAPACHULA, Mexico (AP) - The 36-year-old Cuban mechanic's eyes glazed over as he recalled his time at the Siglo XXI holding facility: 50 people sleeping in 9-by-12-foot pens, feces overflowing the latrines, food and water always scarce. Women slept in hallways or in the dining hall among rats, cockroaches and
The Democratic candidates trying to oust President Trump from the White House haven't shy about taking Facebook to task over its mishandling of user data, its handling of controversial posts, and its sheer size and power.
If they want to target conservatives, unleash antitrust until they're too small to censor.