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Army wants 17,000 more troops

BY ELLEN MITCHELL, The Hill The Army has sent a nearly $12.7 billion “wish list” to Congress this week that asks for 17,000 additional troops, $2.3 billion for more missiles and ammunition and...

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sissi, left, Saudi King Salman, center, and President Donald Trump at the Global Center for Combating Extremist Ideology, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Is President Trump ramping up for Iran?

By Christopher Woody, Business Insider It is not always clear what President Donald Trump is thinking on any particular issue. On Iran, however, Trump appears to have decidedly hardline leanings. He...

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More C-5 back to flying status?

Air Force Now Wants to Get Sidelined C-5 Galaxy Transports Back In the Air. Years of budget cuts mean the service has less than 50 of the massive airlifters available for worldwide missions. BY...