France IDs top Paris attacks figure

...track down the surviving members of the three Islamic State units and, perhaps more importantly, to target their distant commanders in IS-controlled parts of Syria.A French security official said anti-terror intelligence officials had identified Abdelhamid...
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Army intelligence system down during hospital attack

...intelligence network, designed to give commanders battlefield awareness but criticized...offline in Afghanistan when U.S. commanders approved an air strike Oct. 3 that...The purpose of DCGS is to enable commanders and service members to 'see and know...
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Disagreements threaten uneasy truce between tribes, Maine

...including more control of commercial fishing.But Brenda Commander, the Maliseet tribe's chief, said she doesn't have high...Going into this new year, I'm not feeling too positive," Commander said.Moore agreed, but he added that the tribes and state...
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Search on for Wrangell fisherman

...train year-round to locate and assist missing mariners," Commander Marc Burd, the search and rescue mission coordinator for...Monday, alongside the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Anacapa.Commander Burd said the Coast Guard is requesting the assistance of...
FBI will take lead in Sitka Taser probe

...policy of drive stunning "is not encouraged" through a directive from Schmitt, and Alaska Public Safety Training Academy Commander Chad Goeden said the technique is "discouraged" in training of Alaska police officers. Goeden said the practice was deemed...
US troops didn't have eyes on Afghan hospital before attack

...special forces unit whose commander called in the strike was under...describing the incident. The commander could not see the was vetted. American commanders, with sophisticated information...exactly what the 3rd Group commander who directed the strike knew...
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Senior al-Qaida commander killed in an airstrike in Syria

BEIRUT (AP) - An airstrike has killed a top al-Qaida commander and two other fighters in Syria, activists said Saturday...on a network of activists inside Syria, said an Egyptian commander escaped the bombing. It said all four men had been dispatched...
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Coast Guard anticipates high-tech future with Arctic center

...including Homeland Security's Deputy Undersecretary for Science and Technology Robert Griffin and Rear Adm. Daniel Abel, commander of Coast Guard forces in the Arctic, gathered for a ribbon cutting ceremony at the University of Alaska Anchorage.The event...
Colombia's president, rebels announce breakthrough in talks

...Manuel Santos and leftist guerrilla commanders on Wednesday announced an compensate victims and punish FARC commanders for human rights abuses in light of...Twitter. "Without jail time for the commanders, there will be a deal in Havana but...
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'Hero' officer staged suicide, embezzled from youth program

...authorities revealed Wednesday."Gliniewicz committed the ultimate betrayal," announced Lake County Major Crimes Task Force Commander George Filenko, who endured blistering questions from skeptical journalists about his handling of the two-month investigation...
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