US Ports May Be Open to Cyberthreats

According to a report written by Cmdr. Joseph Kramek, who serves in the Coast Guard Office of Congressional Affairs, US ports are wide open to a cyberattack. Read more »

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Trump to NFL owners: Fire players who kneel during anthem

President Donald Trump has some advice for National Football League owners: Fire players who kneel during the national anthem. He's also encouraging fans to walk out in protest.
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Former Army sergeant, who earned Bronze Star during WWII, dies

Driving deep into German-controlled territory in Austria, Army Sgt. Joseph Anzenberger's unit encountered desperate German soldiers in the waning days of World War II. For gallantry in action, he was awarded the Bronze Star.
8 hours 53 min ago

Danes arrest man for allegedly sending drones, cameras to ISIS

A Copenhagen court has jailed a man for 25 days under Denmark's anti-terror laws for allegedly shipping drones, components for unmanned aerial vehicles and infrared cameras that were bound for the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq.
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South Korea says natural North Korea earthquake detected

South Korea's weather agency says a magnitude 3.0 earthquake was detected in North Korea around where the country recently conducted a nuclear test, but it assessed the quake as natural.
9 hours 43 min ago

Meetings with Prince Harry, Canadian PM for Melania Trump

Melania Trump is set to take her biggest step yet as first lady. She's leading the U.S. delegation to an international sporting event for wounded service members, her first solo trip outside of the U.S. to represent her adopted country without President Donald Trump at her side.
10 hours 45 min ago

Fort Drum soldier killed in crash receives posthumous promotion

The Fort Drum soldier that was killed Sunday in a car crash in Oneida County has been posthumously promoted, Army officials said.
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