Raccoons invade cities across America, drawn to the garbage we leave behind. These clever critters thwart every attempt we make to stop them.
Days after a proposed $US1.8 billion arms sale to Taiwan, the US State Department notified Congress of a possible $US2.4 billion sale of hundreds of Harpoon anti-ship missiles and launchers to the island, which faces rising pressure from mainland China. With one of the world’s largest militaries, China could destroy […]
US Army Alaska airborne troops flew from Alaska to Guam, where they jumped Tuesday and seized control of the airfield at Andersen Air Force Base in a mock invasion. The exercise comes amid tensions with rival powers and as the US military attempts to demonstrate its ability to project power […]
President Donald Trump’s campaign has run 2,200 Facebook ads using the word “invasion” since May 2018, according to the progressive media watchdog Media Matters. The president’s rhetoric is similar to an anti-immigrant manifesto that authorities say was written by the El Paso shooter. As of Monday morning, there have been […]
Raccoons, which can digest just about anything, are attracted to the huge amounts of garbage that build up in urban areas. These highly intelligent, dexterous critters figure out ways of thwarting human efforts to stop them. In 2016, Toronto spent $US31 million to fend off a raccoon invasion, but the […]
US and Philippine troops recently conducted a counter-invasion exercise focused on repelling an attempt by a foreign military to seize a small island and its airfield. “If they were to have any small islands taken over by a foreign military, this is definitely a dress rehearsal that can be used […]
President Donald Trump has reportedly mentioned military intervention in Venezuela several times. Trump reportedly views Venezuela as one of the US’s foremost threats, along with Iran and North Korea. But while many share Trump’s concern about Venezuela, few support anything like the intervention he’s suggested. When President Donald Trump said […]
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