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$8 'Vegan Dog' is the most hated snack at Super Bowl

43 min 36 sec ago
At $8 and in a modern arena where bottled water goes for just a buck less, the "Vegan Dog" briefly looked like a bargain, at least until the faux-meat hot dog grabbed a reputation for being rubbery, chewy and tasting of warmed cardboard.

Sanders asked to drop American Legion emblem from campaign

1 hour 13 min ago
The American Legion has asked the campaign of Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders to "cease and desist" from using the organization's emblem in campaign fliers.

Q&A: What do we know about North Korea's missile capability?

1 hour 30 min ago
North Korea launched its sixth long-range rocket Sunday, claiming to have launched an "earth observation satellite" into orbit. Military authorities in the United States and South Korea both said the launch appeared to have been successful.

Navy urged to slow littoral ship deployments until more testing

1 hour 48 min ago
Two top senators on defense issues say U.S. Navy leaders should consider delaying deployment of the new littoral combat ship and tone down their effusive rhetoric about the vessel until it successfully completes more testing.

Syria troops make more gains in Aleppo, near Turkish border

2 hours 6 min ago
Syrian army troops recaptured a new village north of Aleppo Monday, bringing troops and allied militiamen to within a few kilometers of the Turkish border as part of a major Russian-backed offensive in the area, the Syrian government and opposition activists said.

Stun guns in demand in Germany amid security concerns

2 hours 24 min ago
After the attacks in Paris and New Year's security scares, Germans have been snapping up self-defense equipment like stun guns — to the delight of a Czech manufacturer who corners the market.

Iran awards medals of honor to nuclear team

2 hours 46 min ago
Iran awarded medals of honor on Monday to its nuclear negotiators who helped clinch a landmark deal with world powers last year.

Japan, South Korea still on alert after North's rocket launch

3 hours 36 min ago
South Korea and Japan kept their militaries on alert Monday for more provocations by North Korea as Kim Jong Un used a controversial rocket launch to bolster his image as the unquestioned leader of the communist country.

Saudi Arabia shoots down missile fired from Yemen

4 hours 34 min ago
The Saudi-led coalition fighting Shiite rebels in Yemen says Saudi Arabia has shot down a ballistic missile launched toward the kingdom from Yemen.

Security takes precedence at Levi's Stadium

4 hours 44 min ago
Those with the best vantage point Sunday, without obstructions or having to mortgage their homes for access? The snipers.

North Korea's new satellite flew over Super Bowl site

5 hours 25 min ago
Here's a bit of Super Bowl trivia: North Korea's newest satellite passed almost right over the stadium just an hour after it ended.

Storm prompts German cities to scrap carnival parades

5 hours 45 min ago
Duesseldorf and Essen have joined several other German cities in calling off their main carnival processions because of a forecast storm.

Suicide bombing in north Afghanistan kills 3 Afghan soldiers

7 hours 50 min ago
An official says at least three Afghan soldiers have been killed in a suicide bomb attack on an army minibus near their base in northern Balkh province.

Cobra Gold opening with reduced US presence again

8 hours 8 min ago
A scaled-down version of one of the world’s largest multinational military events kicks off Tuesday in Thailand.

Manning not confirming, but likely to retire on high

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:33
The best thing for Peyton Manning is that he won the Super Bowl.

Top Army photos of the week

Mon, 02/08/2016 - 00:01
Stars and Stripes’ selection of the best Army photos of the week.

Jailed extremist freed, becomes FBI informant

Sun, 02/07/2016 - 22:49
The way federal prosecutors told it, Jesse Morton was an inspiration for terrorists across the world.

Fort Hood looks to renewable energy as part of larger military effort

Sun, 02/07/2016 - 22:43
Determined to cut its global electricity bill, the Army has embarked on an experiment at Fort Hood to pull in more power from renewable sources.

UN condemns North Korea launch, pledges significant new sanctions

Sun, 02/07/2016 - 22:17
The U.N. Security Council condemned North Korea's launch of a long-range rocket that world leaders called a banned test of ballistic missile technology and another "intolerable provocation."

Broncos Defense dominates Panthers in 24-10 Super Bowl win

Sun, 02/07/2016 - 22:07
Peyton Manning gave himself a chance to have a Super ending to his career. Von Miller and the Denver defense made the plays to secure the title for the Broncos.