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Trump moving closer to goal of creating Space Force

World / Politics Feb 20, 2019

Trump moving closer to goal of creating Space Force

President Donald Trump is moving closer toward his goal of creating a Space Force, just not as the separate military department he envisioned. The Space Force instead will begin as part of the Air Force — similar to how the Marine Corps is part of ...

Venezuela military backs Maduro, goes on 'alert' for border violations

World Feb 20, 2019

Venezuela military backs Maduro, goes on 'alert' for border violations

Venezuela's military reaffirmed its support for embattled President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday and said it was on "alert" for border violations following threats by U.S. President Donald Trump, who urged them to back opposition leader Juan Guaido. "The armed forces will remain deployed and on ...

Bernie Sanders announces he is running for U.S. president

World / Politics Feb 19, 2019

Bernie Sanders announces he is running for U.S. president

Once dismissed by many as a fringe candidate with wacky socialist ideas, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders campaigned to the brink of the Democratic presidential nomination in 2016 and has now set his sights on the White House once again. Vermont's Sanders, 77, announced on Tuesday ...