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Military spending boosts U.S. economic growth rate

10/31/2014

  • RT.com (Russia)

The country's GDP rose at a higher-than-expected 3.5% annual rate in the third quarter, and analysts say the surge in military spending to confront the Islamic State militants is part of the reason. "… Read More

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Pentagon to monitor troops for possible chemical-weapons exposure

10/30/2014

  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The
  • Defense News

The Navy and the Army said this week that the Pentagon would start monitoring the long-term health of troops who may have been exposed to chemical agents such as nerve and mustard gas during their com… Read More