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Review: Allen dives into familiar territory with 'Irrational Man'

Stars & Stripes - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 08:44
Forty-five features into his half-century of moviemaking, the rote obsessions distinguishing Woody Allen's furtive protagonists -- luck, fate, chance, getting away with murder -- have extended more and more to Allen's own approach to screenwriting.

Armed Colorado Springs combat veterans guard American flag

Stars & Stripes - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 07:51
A partially burned American flag was found early Tuesday on a statue at Colorado Springs City Hall, according to police.

Military fuel tanker delays pull down Boeing's 2Q earnings

Stars & Stripes - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 07:37
The Chicago-based company on Wednesday posted a $1.11 billion net profit, down from $1.65 billion during the same period last year.

DOD issues new rules about military lenders

Stars & Stripes - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 07:23
It also bars lenders from requiring military customers from submitting to mandatory arbitration, waiving their rights under the Civil Relief Act, or granting access to their bank account or car title.

Rights group: South Sudan troops committed war crimes

Stars & Stripes - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 07:03
Human Rights Watch accused the South Sudanese army and their allies in the Bul Nuer ethnic group of forcibly displacing tens of thousands of people.

Top Egypt militant urges holy war against Egyptian president

Stars & Stripes - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 06:55
A former army officer who is one of Egypt's most wanted militants called on fellow Egyptians to wage holy war against President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, describing him as a "new pharaoh" in a new recording.

Germany presses US to clear up latest espionage claims

Stars & Stripes - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 06:10
WikiLeaks published a document it claimed was a summary of a 2005 conversation Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier had following a trip to the U.S.

Boeing tanker schedule delayed again, may add more cost

Stars & Stripes - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 05:16
Even so, both Boeing and the Air Force insist the jet-maker can still deliver 18 tankers ready for action just 16 months later, per the August 2017 contracted delivery deadline.

Official: Mitsubishi may extend WWII apology to others

Stars & Stripes - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 05:06
Outside director said the company hopes to apologize to former British, Dutch and Australian World War II POWs, and also reach an amicable solution with Chinese forced laborers.

Cancellation of air show due to weather cost about $100,000

Stars & Stripes - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 04:58
Most of the money spent preparing for the event -- or $65,000 -- was put up by sponsors.

Turkey briefly blocks access to Twitter over bombing images

Stars & Stripes - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 04:28
Turkish officials say the Suruc bombing is part of a retaliation campaign by the Islamic State group for the government's crackdown on its operations in Turkey.

Flag Officer Announcements

DoD News Releases - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 00:00
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General Officer Announcement

DoD News Releases - Wed, 07/22/2015 - 00:00
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Contracts for July 21, 2015

DoD Contract Announcements - Tue, 07/21/2015 - 17:44
Contracts valued at $6.5 million or more are announced each business day at 5 p.m.
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