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19 New U.S. Citizens Naturalized In Md. On Veterans Day

Every Veterans Day, a different kind of ceremony is held.

11/11/2014

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Obama Expresses Optimism About Ebola In U.S.

President Barack Obama expressed confidence about the ability to contain Ebola in the U.S., taking special note of the ongoing recovery of two nurses who contracted the disease and of others who were declared Ebola free after being exposed to the deadly virus.

10/22/2014

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US: Airstrikes Push Some Militants From Kobani

U.S. and coalition airstrikes have forced some Islamic State militants out of the Syrian border town of Kobani, but it may yet fall under the extremists’ control because air power alone cannot prevent it, a Pentagon spokesman said Wednesday.

10/08/2014

Naval Academy

USNA Chief Says No Double Standard For Athletes

The new superintendent of the U.S. Naval Academy said he does not now believe there is “a cultural issue” in Navy sports with the kind of lax oversight of athletes that is being investigated at the U.S. Air Force Academy, but if there is “we’re going to take care of it.”

08/21/2014

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Defense Says USS Cole Attack Mimicked U.S. Ruse

The sneaky tactics used to attack the USS Cole in Yemen in 2000 were similar to a ruse the United States considered acceptable during World War II, a lawyer said Wednesday in seeking dismissal of six of the 11 charges facing the Guantanamo detainee accused of orchestrating the bombing that killed 17 U.S. sailors.

08/06/2014

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Md. Medical Facilities Taking Precautions As Ebola-Stricken Arrive In U.S.

Out of control. World health experts say the Ebola outbreak in West Africa is moving faster than efforts to control it.

08/01/2014

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House OKs Bill To Address Border Crisis

House Republicans passed legislation late Friday to address the crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border.

08/01/2014

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Study: HIV Diagnoses Drop In US, But Increase In Young Gay Men

Number of HIV diagnoses among younger gay men increased from 2002 to 2011.

07/24/2014

Naval Academy

Naval Academy Holds Change-Of-Command Ceremony

Vice Adm. Walter Carter is the new superintendent of the U.S. Naval Academy.

07/23/2014

United States fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States (credit: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

17 World Cup Fans More Prepared For The Fourth Of July Than You

These World Cup fans have a leg-up on us all when it comes to showing their patriotism and we all need to take cues from their American ways. Here are 17 World Cup fans that are more prepared for the 4th of July than you:

07/03/2014

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World Cup Preview: United States Vs. Germany

There won’t be friendly phone calls, there won’t be any dirty deals. That’s the promise from both sides ahead of Germany’s final Group G match against the United States.

06/26/2014

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8 Notable Players Missing The World Cup

Each country can only bring 23 men to Brazil to compete for the World Cup this year. A few notable men were left off rosters for various reasons and some may surprise you …

06/09/2014

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