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US Navy Moves Warship Closer To North Korea In Response To ...

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[UPDATE Tuesday] On Monday NBC reported that the USS Fitzgerald would be moved to the area but is now reporting that the Fitzgerald was only among the ships under consideration for the deployment. Also, a second U.S.
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No Man's Land - An FP Slideshow | Foreign Policy

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No Man's Land. Exclusive photos from the 38th parallel. BY TOMAS VAN HOUTRYVE | APRIL 3, 2013. Photographer Tomas Van Houtryve began exploring North Korea's borders after two trips inside the country in 2007 and 2008.
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EPA Proposes Clean Air Measures for Gasoline, Finalizes MATS ...

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Friday announced its proposed Tier 3 rules, which would reduce allowable amounts of sulfur in gasoline and help automobiles' catalytic converters capture more pollutants.
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Maritime Industry Records Increasing Demand for Icebreakers

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There is also increased demand for icebreaking capabilities in both the Gulf of Finland and Gulf of Bothnia in the Baltic regions, where there is increasing maritime traffic which can be handicapped by exceptionally cold ...
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Governor Proposes Reduced State Funding for Local Governments ...

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Faced with rising pension costs and modest revenue growth, Governor Pat Quinn has recommended a reduction in State of Illinois funding for local governments and statewide public transportation. In his FY2014 budget, the ...
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U.S. Isn’t ‘Getting Too Jumpy’ on Kim Threats, Rice Says

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The U.S. wants to send a message that America can defend itself and allies without “getting too jumpy” about North Korea’s barrage of threats, Susan Rice, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, said.

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After days of escalating threats, China makes veiled criticism of ally North Korea - The Japan Times

After days of escalating threats, China makes veiled criticism of ally North Korea - The Japan Times | transportation and cargo security | Scoop.it
Times LIVE After days of escalating threats, China makes veiled criticism of ally North Korea The Japan Times BEIJING – Responding to regional worries over North Korea's bellicose threats, China on Sunday expressed concern and what appeared to be...
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Egyptian Authorities Release Private Security Ship

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Mass Transit bill sent to summer study committee

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Indiana mass transit bill gets kicked to summer study committee

A bill that would permit a referendum on mass transit expansion in central Indiana was sent to a summer study committee Tuesday, a setback ...youtube.com
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Japan increasingly nervous about North Korea nuclear threats - Fox News

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Voice of America Japan increasingly nervous about North Korea nuclear threats Fox News TOKYO – It's easy to write off North Korean threats to strike the United States with a nuclear-tipped missile as bluster: it has never demonstrated the...
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Mass transit's future unclear after Senate committee adds ...

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INDIANAPOLIS – Lawmakers hit the brakes Tuesday on efforts to remake mass transit in Central Indiana. The Tax and Fiscal Policy Committee voted 12-0 on an amendment that would send House Bill 1011 to a summer study ...
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U.S. sends THAAD anti-missile system to Guam after NK threats ...

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Moments after the U.S. announced the deployment of a ballistic missile defense system to Guam, the North Korean Army has reportedly received final authority.
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Common Close Air Assets Of US Infantry - Business Insider

Common Close Air Assets Of US Infantry - Business Insider | transportation and cargo security | Scoop.it
Most troops on the ground patrol confident that air power will back them up if things But when a firefight kicks off, they'll immediately lay down fire with their ... As some grab the most powerful weapon: the radio.
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North Korea nuclear threats could strengthen US-China bond - Politico

North Korea nuclear threats could strengthen US-China bond - Politico | transportation and cargo security | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea's latest outburst of nuclear and military threats has given the U.S. a rare opportunity to build bridges with China — a potential silver lining to the simmering crisis that could revitalize the ...
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Fidel Castro: Korea standoff one of greatest nuclear threats since ...

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Fidel Castro, who knows a thing or two about being a young, anti-American leader engaged in nuclear brinkmanship with the United States, weighed in Thursday on the rising tensions on the Korean peninsula -- in his first ...
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Oil, gas land rush boosts economy of southern Illinois - Fort Worth Star Telegram

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Air Traffic Control Towers Saved From Sequester, For Now - International Business Times

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It was, perhaps, one of the most high-profile consequences of the U.S.
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Editorial: Don't raid the state's clean air fund - Dallas Morning News

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It also would dangerously undercut one of the state's most effective air quality initiatives.
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Viewpoint: What is driving North Korea's threats?

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Andrea Berger of the Royal United Services Institute looks at the recent rhetoric coming out of Pyongyang and at what lies behind it.

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Mass Transit bill sent to summer study committee

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World Maritime News - Maritime Lawyers, Shipowners to Promote ...

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Maritime Lawyers, Shipowners to Promote Ratification of International Maritime Conventions. The Comité Maritime International (CMI) – the international association for maritime lawyers – has joined forces with the ...
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