The most likely scenario is that the F-22/F-35 hybrid will remain in the realm of fantasy. Lockheed Martin Wants to Merge an F-22 and F-35 Into 1 Fighter for Japan. Reuters is reporting that Lockheed Martin is pitching an F-22 and F-35 combination to Japan to meet Tokyo’s requirement for a next-generation air superiority fighter.
Tens of thousands of Armenian opposition supporters rallied on Friday for an eighth consecutive day against the appointment of ex-president Serzh Sarksyan as the new prime minister and demanded an early parliamentary election. Under a revised constitution approved by referendum in 2015, the prime minister now has most power in Armenia while the presidency has become largely ceremonial. A Sarksyan ally, Armen Sarkissan, was sworn in as president last week after being elected by the parliament.
At least 50 members of a migrant caravan that has been travelling through Central America and Mexico has reached the US border and are seeking asylum. The group, which at one point reached a peak of 1,500 people from Honduras, El Salvador, and Guatemala, had prompted US President Donald Trump to call in the National Guard troops from Arizona and Texas in order to secure the border and continues on with plans to build a 2,000-mile border wall. The group dwindled as word of Mr Trump’s threats spread and Mexican authorities separated those who were legally allowed to stay in Mexico from those who were not.
Students across the US have streamed out of their schools in the latest round of gun control protests following the February shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida. https://www.independent.ie/world-news/thousands-of-us-students-walk-out-of-school-in-gun-control-protests-36828310.html Students across the US have streamed out of their schools in the latest round of gun control protests following the February shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida.
Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is joining the legal team defending President Donald Trump in the special counsel's Russia investigation, a Trump attorney said Thursday. With the addition of Giuliani, Trump gains an experienced litigator and former U.S. attorney in Manhattan.
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It's a piece of Southern Illinois history. I was joined this morning by local historian, Bob Rea, to talk about the 90th anniversary of Charlie Birger's hanging.
Trustees voted Tuesday to adopt a change to the local law governing solid waste, which will require residents to take their items to the transfer station. Trustee Albert "Herb" Deshaies voted against the change, while trustees Timothy J. Ahlfeld, Francis J. Carvel and Matthew J. LeBire voted in favor.
"If I think that if it's a meeting that is not going to be fruitful we're not going to go," Trump told a news conference. President Donald Trump said that although he's looking ahead optimistically to a historic summit meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un he could still pull out if he feels it's "not going to be fruitful."
California Gov. Jerry Brown said Wednesday that he would join President Donald Trump's border mission by contributing up to 400 National Guard troops, announcing a deal after a week of uncertainty about how to accomplish a deployment that focuses largely on illegal immigration and honor the governor's insistence that troops avoid immigration-related work. Brown said the Guard's duties include fighting transnational criminal gangs and drug and gun smugglers in an order that reiterates his initial positions that the Guard cannot handle custody duties for anyone accused of immigration violations, build border barriers or have anything to do with immigration enforcement.
In the decades since the first national Earth Day teach-in in 1970, the annual observation of environmentalism has become a worldwide day of political and civic action, with participants taking part in cleanups, tree planting events and marches. "Earth Day is now a global event each year, and we believe that more than 1 billion people in 192 countries now take part in what is the largest civic-focused day of action in the world," Earth Day Network president Kathleen Rogers said in a recent statement.
Something very fishy happened last week. On Friday, we were treated to almost hourly rumors that President Donald Trump 's firing of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein was imminent.