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Andrew Brennan, former Army captain and founder and executive director of the Global War on Terror Memorial, speaks during a press conference, March 28, 2017. (MEREDITH TIBBETTS/STARS AND STRIPES)
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Advocates say the time is right for a War on Terror memorial

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March 29, 2017
WASHINGTON – The Vietnam Veterans Memorial has long been the inspiration for Andrew Brennan to establish a national memorial to honor the men and women who served in the ongoi
This photo from May 2015 shows a Chinese airstrip under construction at Fiery Cross Reef, part of the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. The artificial island now includes a military-capable airstrip, possible gun emplacements, radar towers, helipads and communications equipment, according to the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative. (COURTESY OF THE U.S. NAVY)

Report: Man-made islands in South China Sea nearly complete

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March 29, 2017
BEIJING — A report from a U.S.
In a January 23, 2007 file photo, Sen. Jim Webb, D-Va., practices the Democratic response to President George W. Bush's State of the Union at the Capitol in Washington, D.C. (CHUCK KENNEDY/TNS)

Naval Academy grads ask alumni group to rescind honor for former Sen. Jim Webb

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March 29, 2017
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (Tribune News Service) — Several Naval Academy alumni have asked the alumni association to rescind an award planned for former U.S. Sen.

Lawsuit: Navy discharged woman over sex-harassment complaint

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March 29, 2017
WEST HAVEN, Conn. — A Connecticut woman has filed a federal lawsuit alleging she received an "other than honorable" discharge from the U.S.

Japan overturns ruling barring nuclear reactor operation

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March 29, 2017

A Japan appeals court overturned a ruling that barred the operation of two nuclear reactors, a win for the nation's atomic operators and government amid public opposition to...