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White House said to weigh sending missiles to Syria

4/23/2014

  • TIME (subscription required)

The White House is said to be considering sending surface-to-air anti-aircraft missiles to Syrian rebels, weapons that are capable of taking down flying aircraft. The rebels say the man-portable air-d… Read More

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Military is recruiting fewer teenagers, study indicates

4/23/2014

  • USA Today

The majority of Army recruits in 2008 and 2009 were at least 20 years old, according to a RAND study. In 1992, nearly two-thirds of Army recruits were still in high school or had just graduated. Navy … Read More