How the U.S.-led coalition transformed Iraq's army into a fighting force
Two years ago Iraq’s military all but collapsed as ISIL militants swept into their country.
Fight against ISIS ‘gaining momentum,’ top Air Force general says
The aerial bombing campaign against the Islamic State terrorist group is “gaining great momentum,” Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David Goldfein said during an interview on National Public Radio.
Why we need a Space Force
The Space Force could address serious shortcomings in how effectively our military is organized.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries from the Bangor Daily News.
10 arrested by drug task force
HIBBING — A total of 10 persons are facing a combined total of 19 felony charges following numerous investigations involving the Boundary Waters Drug Task Force (BWDTF).
Edmonds-Woodway should continue to be a force
Warriors bring back almost entire roster By David Pan | Nov 29, 2018 Photo by: David R Pan Edmonds-Woodway’s Maddie McMahon attempts a lay-up during an offensive drill at Edmonds-Woodway High School With its roster virtually intact from a year ago, the Edmonds-Woodway girls basketball team heads into the season as a favorite in the Wesco 3A But you wouldn’t necessarily know it talking to the…
100,000 force Medicare to rethink prosthetics proposal
Medicare is proposing changes to its prosthetics policy that may negatively impact patients’ access to prosthetics and their ability to be more mobile In response to the proposed changes, advocates and patients have been signing a petition at whitehouse.gov to make Medicare reconsider these changes. The petition reached its signature goal of 100,000, the threshold for a White House response According to the petition, Medicare proposed…
Air Force general: A-10 Thunderbolt will be sustained ‘indefinitely’
The iconic A-10 Thunderbolt’s time in Air Force limbo appears to be over with the announcement that depot lines are nearing full capacity for the purpose of sustaining it “indefinitely.”
How the Wizards survived to force Game 7
John Wall took over in the second half of Game 6 to help Washington avoid elimination and set up a winner-take-all Game 7 in Boston.
Giants’ top slugging prospect wants to ‘force their hand’
The Giants promoted slugging prospect Chris Shaw to Triple-A Sacramento, where he’s expected to be the primary left fielder. Shaw made his River Cats debut Thursday, May 25, 2017.
Deadly force: How police decide whether to shoot
When to fire — it’s a debate that has intensified across the country amid controversial police shootings.
Frequently asked questions about The Force Report
The common questions about N.J.'s first statewide database of police use of force. Search your town or your local officers to see how often they use force.
Editorial: Voter roll trends may force change
We as an editorial board often talk politics in preparing these Our View columns.The discussion inevitably finds its way to what we consider the greatest
Hackers are forcing smart TVs, Chromecasts to promote PewDiePie
You don’t have to adjust your screen, just your security settings.
Top 10: Sex-trafficking task force created
At the beginning of the year, the Washington County Sheriff's Department started a new task force dedicated to sex trafficking.A two-year grant of $313,000 from the Department of Justice Programs with the Minnesota Department of Public Safety funded a new sergeant position to lead the seven-member East...
State rules forcing Steger resignation, reappointment
Pomfret Town Supervisor Don Steger is resigning ... kind of. Steger announced at the end of Wednesday’s Pomfret Town Board meeting that he is quitting his Pomfret duties before the next meeting in May. He hopes to then be reappointed to both his board seat and his position as supervisor at the May session, to…
Crime forcing CARD to adopt stricter rules
CHICO — Parks and facilities owned by the Chico Area Recreation and Park District are no different than other places in Chico, experiencing more crime than ever before.With that in mind, the CARD b…
How TOP became a local political force
One of the most striking aspects to TOP is how it appeared to become an institution in San Antonio overnight following Gonzales' primary win.
Norman officer retires after 20 years on the force
Norman Police Sgt. Phil Taylor has traded in his badge.
Efforts to force priests to divulge confession secrets ‘unacceptable’
Vatican reiterates clergy’s sacred obligation to keep what they are told private
How Forest Park police are trained on lethal force
The killing of a suspect by a Forest Park police officer on Feb. 3 reminded residents that police sometimes resort to the use of lethal force, even in a village with small-town charm. It also brought home the reality that police officers sometimes have to make life-or-death decisions in the blink of an eye.