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The Military Paid for a Study on Sea Level Rise. The Results Were Scary.

More than a thousand low-lying tropical islands risk becoming "uninhabitable" by the middle of the century – or possibly sooner – because of rising sea levels, upending the populations of some island nations and endangering key U.S. military assets, according to new research published Wednesday.

All Aboard: Sanford Native Hosts Leadership Courses on Battleship

For the past three years, the retired Naval captain has taken his classes to the sea, hosting groups aboard Battleship North Carolina as part of a program with his employer Academy Leadership.

This World War II-Era Colossus is Being Restored to its Former Glory. Here's a Behind-the-Scenes Look

A small army of volunteers have descended outside of Tulare on a mission to restore and bring a piece of history back to glory: "Preston's Pride," a World War II-era Boeing B-17 bomber that has sat along Highway 99 for decades.

Lawmakers Reach Initial Deal to Expand GI Education Bill

Congressional Republicans and Democrats have reached initial agreement on the biggest expansion of college aid for military veterans in a decade, removing a 15-year time limit to tap into benefits and boosting money for thousands in the National Guard and Reserve.

Keeping Government Open

Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, issued a statement on Monday announcing that he has once again introduced a bill to prevent government shutdowns.

US: Turkey Gave About 20 Minutes Notice Before Syria Strikes

Turkey gave coalition forces about 20 minutes notice before launching airstrikes on Kurdish troops in Syria this week, potentially putting American forces in the region at risk, U.S. officials said Wednesday.