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Marines Test New Beach Assault Vehicle

Posted: 08/27/2014 - The Corps showed off a prototype of its Ultra Heavy-lift Amphibious Connector (UHAC) last week during Rim of the Pacific exercises in Hawaii, running it from the Navy's amphibious dock landing ship USS Rushmore to the beaches of Marine Corps Training Area Bellows on Oahu.

Obama: Defeating ISIS "Won't Be Easy Or Quick"

Posted: 08/26/2014 - President Obama says American power must be used wisely but defends the recent American intervention in Iraq and promised to root out the threat of the Islamic militant group.

French Government Dissolved Amid Turmoil Among Ministers

Posted: 08/25/2014 - The French government was dissolved Monday amid turmoil among top ministers. President Francois Hollande asked Prime Minister Manuel Valls to form a new government, which will be announced Tuesday, Hollande's office said in a statement posted on Twitter.

The Crazy Flavor Experiments In Chinese Fast Food

Posted: 08/22/2014 - Sound strange? Not if you're in China, where these Frankenstein foods are being served up by American fast food chains hoping to dominate foreign markets by catering to local tastes.

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Indiana BP Refinery Explosion Shakes Surrounding Area

Updated: 08/27/2014 - An explosion occurred at the BP Whiting, IND refinery. People as far as two miles away could feel the explosion. BP told Whiting Fire Department, that the matter was being handled by their own fire department.

Fiery Tennessee Crash Caught On Tape

Updated: 08/27/2014 - The Tennessee Highway Patrol says a tractor trailer crossed the median and crashed head-on into another tractor trailer near Caryville.

Who's Most At Risk For Color Blindness?

Posted: 08/27/2014 - Color blindness has long been known to be more common in boys, but researchers now found that race and ethnicity also figure into one's risk for developing the disorder.

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