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The Cedarville man is charged with murder in the stabbing death of his estranged wife Tara…
A crew of 70 sailors and civil service mariners will deploy Tuesday morning for a four-month humanitarian…
01.17 / 18:31
wavy.com
Convenience store operator, accused of violating wage laws, says it values store…
China's president, Xi Jinping, warns against the very economic policies Donald Trump…
01.17 / 15:26
atlanticsentinel.com
A guide to the Dutch electoral system, the parties, their leaders and the most important…
01.17 / 14:50
atlanticsentinel.com
Developing a state-of-the-art cyber range and improving the level of automation in a number of aspects of its functionalities are amongst the Estonian Defence Forces' (EDF's) plans to enhance this capability. Speaking to IHS Jane's, Kusti Salm, National Armaments Director at the Estonian…
01.17 / 14:46
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Key Points Subsystem testing of LCAC 100, the SSC prototype, is now underway LCAC replacement promises greater efficiency and other improvements over the legacy design Textron Marine & Land Systems expects the prototype Ship-to-Shore Connector (SSC) air-cushion landing craft to begin…
01.17 / 14:43
janes.com
The co-owners of South Jersey’s Cape May Brewing Company are honoring the 175th anniversary of their alma m…
Rolls-Royce announces that it has in principle reached a Deferred Prosecution Agreement (DPA) with the UK Serious Fraud Office (SFO), which was the subject of a preliminary court ruling today. The proposed DPA is subject to final judicial approval and the SFO and Rolls-Royce will appear at court on…
01.17 / 13:37
defense-aerospace.com
The Kuang-Chi Group, a Chinese technology developer, has announced that it is investing USD30 million in Gilo Industries, a UK-based firm involved in aerospace and engineering activities. Kuang-Chi, which is listed on the Hong Kong stock exchange, said in a press release on 16 January that…
01.17 / 10:25
janes.com
Japan's Ministry of Defense (MoD) has unveiled a prototype 8x8 armoured personnel carrier (APC) that is expected to replace the Komatsu Type 96 APC in use by the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force (JGSDF). Built by Japanese manufacturer Komatsu, the (Improved) Wheeled Armoured Personnel…
01.17 / 04:53
janes.com
Agribotix and senseFly have announced that the two companies have partnered to offer a new combined agricultural solution for professional users. The technology solution combines senseFly’s eBee drone with sensor … Continue Reading The post Agribotix and senseFly Announce Agricultural Drone & Data Processing Solution appeared first on Unmanned Systems…
A planned flyover of Huntington Beach Thursday by one of the famed Blue Angels F/A-18 Hornets turned out to be all wet. At least that was how it turned out for residents, who came to the beach and pier areas to see the fighter plane, which…
01.15 / 21:11
ocregister.com
Plans for the night were set. He was going to boil up some pasta and mix in some pesto. He was happy for a quiet night in his hillside Laguna Beach apartment with his dog Rio. But Rio wasn't having any of that. Rio wanted to celebrate. Alan…
01.15 / 21:07
ocregister.com
Editor’s Note: The war against terrorism involves fighting more than terrorists. Some groups use guerrilla war, and still others are proto-states. The post-9/11 struggle has also brought the United States into greater contact with warlords, clans, and other non-state actors. Daveed Gartenstein-Ross and Jacob Zenn of the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies and the Jamestown Foundation, respectively, try to bring a sense of order to these many actors, offering a spectrum of "violent n…
01.15 / 16:28
lawfareblog.com
The center-right prime minister says Geert Wilders, the nationalist party leader, has disqualified…
01.15 / 13:14
atlanticsentinel.com
The ink has barely dried on the acquisition of the French Rafale fighter aircraft, and India has once again entered the international arms market with the intention to procure hundreds of fighter jets, albeit with the proviso that they be manufactured in India. The Rafale deal, for outright purchase of 36 twin-engined medium-weight multi-role combat aircraft (MMRCA) worth around $ 7.8 billion (Rs.50,000 crores), did not quite turn out to be ‘the mother of all defence deals’ it was once hai…
01.15 / 05:42
combataircraft.com
A majority of online readers had correct answers on only three of the 15…
This week’s news was unsurprisingly dominated by the release of a series of memos alleging communications between the Trump campaign and the Russian government and an effort by the Kremlin to collect “kompromat” on Donald Trump. Benjamin Wittes, Susan Hennessey, and Quinta Jurecic laid out their point of view on the documents and why Lawfare chose not to publish them. Ben and Susan also examined why the allegations spelled out in the memos are being taken seriously even though they haven’t …
01.14 / 14:11
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