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  • McCain to miss vote on tax bill, receive treatment in Arizona December 18, 2017
    Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) will return to Washington in January after undergoing physical therapy and rehabilitation in Arizona, his office announced late Sunday. As a result, McCain will not be in Washington to vote on the GOP's tax...
  • Dem: Trump allies' attacks on Mueller 'invoke shades of creeping McCarthyism' December 17, 2017
    Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-Hawaii) in a tweet on Sunday said the attacks on special counsel Robert Mueller's probe into Russian election meddling brought to mind the "Red Scare" of the 1950s, saying the criticisms "invoke shades of creeping...
  • Three Trump judicial nominees stumble — with Republicans December 17, 2017
    Controversy is swirling over the quality of candidates that President Trump is nominating to lifetime appointments on the federal courts.In the last week, the GOP chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee has pressed the White House to not proceed...

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  • Mattis: Iran Working to Destabilize Middle East December 16, 2017
    “Everywhere you find turmoil [in the Middle East], you find Iran’s hand in it,” Defense Secretary James N. Mattis told reporters at the Pentagon, where he addressed questions about Iran and U.S. efforts to expose Iran’s malicious behavior.
    Jim Garamone
  • Guardsmen on Firewatch In California Skies December 15, 2017
    Nine members of the New York Air National Guard’s 174th Attack Wing have deployed to assist the California Air National Guard’s 163rd Attack Wing in flying the MQ-9 Reaper remotely piloted aircraft that have been helping local authorities fight the massive Thomas Fire in Southern California.
    Eric Durr
  • Fleet Mail Center Sigonella Delivers Joy for the Holidays December 15, 2017
    The Fleet Mail Center at Naval Air Station Sigonella, Italy, ramps up for its most wonderful time -- and most busy time -- of the year.
    Tia McMillen, Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet Logistics Center Sigonella