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The United States Air Force is accelerating investment in space as Chinese advancements threaten to penetrate American systems in the previously uncontested domain, top service officials said during a congressional hearing Tuesday.

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Pence to Address NRA Conference in May

Vice President Mike Pence will be addressing the National Rifle Association’s 147th annual legislative action conference next month in Dallas, Texas.

Tom Steyer Blocks ‘Steyerville’ on Twitter

A recently launched website that blames Tom Steyer for destroying small towns across the United States appears to have gotten under the skin of the billionaire environmentalist, who has already blocked the sites corresponding Twitter account.

Natalie Portman’s Evolving Excuse for Refusing Israeli Genesis Prize

Actress Natalie Portman’s initially stated reason for cancelling a scheduled trip to Israel to receive the prestigious Genesis Prize was that she didn’t want to “appear as endorsing Benjamin Netanyahu,” who was also scheduled to appear at the event, but her reason seems to have changed throughout the process.

Trump Admin To Grant Iran Missiles Capable of Destroying Israel

The Trump administration is poised to legitimize Iran’s ballistic missile program, granting the Islamic Republic the ability to produce and test a series of missiles capable of striking Israel, according to those familiar with U.S. concessions during ongoing talks over the future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal.

Transparency Watchdog Requesting Investigation Into Rogue CFPB Lawsuit

A transparency and accountability watchdog is asking the inspector general’s office of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to launch an investigation into reports that the deputy director may be using government time to further her personal lawsuit against President Donald Trump and questions if the anonymous funding of that lawsuit violates ethics laws against receiving gifts in office.

Pence to Address NRA Conference in May

Vice President Mike Pence will be addressing the National Rifle Association’s 147th annual legislative action conference next month in Dallas, Texas.

Trump Admin To Grant Iran Missiles Capable of Destroying Israel

The Trump administration is poised to legitimize Iran’s ballistic missile program, granting the Islamic Republic the ability to produce and test a series of missiles capable of striking Israel, according to those familiar with U.S. concessions during ongoing talks over the future of the landmark Iran nuclear deal.

Tom Steyer Blocks ‘Steyerville’ on Twitter

A recently launched website that blames Tom Steyer for destroying small towns across the United States appears to have gotten under the skin of the billionaire environmentalist, who has already blocked the sites corresponding Twitter account.