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FILE - In this June 3, 2011, file photo, the Pentagon is seen from air from Air Force One. Defense Department investigators say the number of complaints filed against senior military and defense officials has increased over the past few years. But they say more cases are being rejected as not credible and fewer officers are being found guilty of misconduct. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)
February 08, 2018 - 12:56 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of complaints filed against senior military and defense officials has increased over the past several years, but more cases are being rejected as not credible and fewer officers are being found guilty of misconduct, according to data from Defense Department...
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Graphic shows sexual assault reports by military service academy; 2c x 3 1/2 inches; 96.3 mm x 88 mm;
February 07, 2018 - 2:17 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of sexual assaults reported at the U.S. Military Academy roughly doubled during the last school year, according to data reviewed by The Associated Press, in the latest example of the armed forces' persistent struggle to root out such misbehavior. It's the fourth year in...
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File, in this Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, Afghan security personnel arrive at the site of an attack at the Marshal Fahim academy in Kabul, Afghanistan, An Afghan defense ministry official says seven army officers, including two generals, have been fired and charged with negligence in connection with last week's deadly assault on a military academy in the Afghan capital in which 11 soldiers were killed. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul, file)
February 07, 2018 - 12:48 am
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Two Afghan generals and five other army officers have been fired and charged with negligence in connection with last week's deadly assault on a military academy in which 11 soldiers were killed, the Defense Ministry said Wednesday. Ministry spokesman Daulat Waziri told The...
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Lauri Love waves outside The Royal Courts of Justice in London, Monday, Feb. 5, 2018. The ruling in Lauri Love's appeal against extradition to the United States, where he faced solitary confinement and a potential 99 year prison sentence, was ruled in his favour on Monday Feb. 5 at the Royal Courts of Justice.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
February 05, 2018 - 8:24 am
LONDON (AP) — An alleged computer hacker from Britain won his appeal Monday against extradition to the United States. The High Court in London ruled that Lauri Love's extradition wouldn't be allowed, although judges said it would still be possible to prosecute him in England. The decision in Love's...
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Lauri Love, who is accused of hacking into U.S. government computers, speaks to the media outside The Royal Courts of Justice in London, Monday, Feb. 5, 2018. The ruling in Lauri Love's appeal against extradition to the United States, where he faces solitary confinement and a potential 99 year prison sentence, will be handed down on Monday Feb. 5 at the Royal Courts of Justice. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
February 05, 2018 - 7:33 am
LONDON (AP) — An alleged computer hacker from Britain won his appeal Monday against extradition to the United States. The High Court in London ruled that Lauri Love's extradition wouldn't be allowed, although judges said it would still be possible to prosecute him in England. The decision in Love's...
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A girl walks past special forces soldiers as they take positions in front of the National Election Authority, which is in charge of supervising the 2018 presidential election, in Cairo, Egypt, Monday, Jan. 29, 2018. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
January 31, 2018 - 6:43 am
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's president on Wednesday gave a thinly veiled but stern warning to opposition politicians calling for a boycott of presidential elections in March, saying he would die first before allowing anyone to disrupt the country's security. A clearly furious Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, a...
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Preston Sharp waves from the first lady's box during the State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
January 30, 2018 - 10:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Scenes from the Capitol on a night of pomp, pageantry and politics for the State of the Union address: ___ They could all agree to support 12-year-old Preston Sharp and his project to plant flags on the graves of veterans. But it was a different story when President Donald Trump...
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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., center seated, with other House members wearing black in support the metoo and timesup movement, ahead of tonight's State of the Union address on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
January 30, 2018 - 8:13 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Scenes from the Capitol on a night of pomp, pageantry and politics for the State of the Union address: House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi is advising Democrats to be on their better behavior during President Donald Trump's speech — for strategy's sake. "Let the attention be on...
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The Capitol Rotunda is seen with the statue of George Washington on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, ahead of the State of the Union address by President Donald Trump. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
January 30, 2018 - 7:04 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Scenes from the Capitol on a night of pomp, pageantry and politics for President Donald Trump's State of the Union address: ___ Army Staff Sgt. Patricia King, the first person to have sex reassignment surgery paid for by the military, is attending the State of the Union address...
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A member of Afghan security personnel stands guard at the site of an attack at the Marshal Fahim academy in Kabul, Afghanistan Monday, Jan. 29, 2018. Insurgents attacked an Afghan army unit guarding the military academy in the capital of Kabul on Monday, officials said. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
January 29, 2018 - 12:28 pm
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Islamic State militants attacked Afghan soldiers guarding a military academy in the capital on Monday, killing at least 11 troops and wounding 16. The attack, which began before dawn and continued well past daybreak, was the latest in a wave of relentless violence in Kabul...
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