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Airstrikes Continue, Target ISIS Military Vehicles And Weaponry

Sunday marked the third consecutive day of U.S. organized airstrikes in Iraq.

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Pentagon Cannot Account For Nine Bundles Airdropped Into Iraq

With 5,300 gallons of water reportedly dropped, this would leave as little as 17 ounces of water for each of the 40,000 reported persons dying of dehydration

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Nigeria Declares Ebola Emergency, U.S. Continues In-Country Mission

The State of Emergency comes after a sixth person is confirmed to be infected with the Ebola Virus

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Second Round Of Airstrikes Begin In Iraq

Four FA-18 aircraft dropped 8 bombs on an ISIS convoy near Erbil.

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Airstrikes In Iraq, Ebola Rages In West Africa And Ukraine Braces For Invasion

Plus, Israel and Hamas resume fighting, a U.S. general is murdered in Afghanistan and Obama signs a bill reforming the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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U.S. Begins Airstrike Campaign In Iraq

“At approximately 6:45 a.m. EDT, the U.S. military conducted a targeted airstrike against Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) terrorists,” Pentagon Spokesman Adm. John Kirby confirmed Friday morning.

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Obama Authorizes Airstrikes, Airdrops In Iraq

“We can act, carefully and responsibly to prevent a potential act of genocide,” Obama said.

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Hagel Warns Of Ukraine Invasion, NATO Claims 20,000 Russian Troops At Border

Secretary of Defense announced Wednesday that he agrees with Poland’s foreign minister that the increase in Russian forces near Ukraine’s border heightened the risk of an invasion.

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Bergdahl Questioning Begins Today

An Army official told TRNS, of the formerly Taliban-held Sgt., that Bergdahl “will get all the time he needs” to answer the questions to determine the circumstances of his capture

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Murdered U.S. General Identified In Afghan Shooting Spree


The Associated Press first released the name of the murdered general in Tuesday’s shooting as United States two-star Maj. Gen. Harold Greene, an hour later the Pentagon released the identity of the general

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Tuesday, October 13

● Trade pact seen as health threat

● Courts delays “Waters of the U.S.” rule

● California: “If you can drive, you can vote”

● Privatized meat inspection stirs a dangerous recipe

● Delivery plan is a vanishing act

● Phoenix property manager aided criminals

Interview: Former Senator Evan Bayh on the No Labels Problem Solver Convention


The convention is a gathering on how American leaders can work to achieve shared goals for the U.S. without political labels.

Opinion: Celebrating World Mental Health Day


TRNS’s Ellen Ratner shares the importance of caring for those with psychiatric illnesses.