Navy SEALs ready to open doors to women
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Navy SEALs ready to open doors to women

WASHINGTON (AP) — The commander of the Navy SEALs is recommending that the naval special warfare units be opened to women, but warns that women will have greater risks of injury and the service will be pressured to adjust or lower standards for the jobs. Rear Adm. Brian Losey says “there are no insurmountable obstacles” … Continue reading

Krysta Rodriguez won’t let cancer slow her Broadway return
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Krysta Rodriguez won’t let cancer slow her Broadway return

NEW YORK (AP) — Rehearsing a Broadway musical is a stressful time for any actor. There are long hours and last-minute changes. Now imagine undergoing daily radiation burns at the same time. Such was the unenviable position Krysta Rodriguez found herself in this summer as she prepared for the return of “Spring Awakening” while also … Continue reading

Debate, demonstrations for Iran-nuclear deal at the Capitol
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Debate, demonstrations for Iran-nuclear deal at the Capitol

WASHINGTON (AP) — The presidential campaign collided head-on with congressional debate on the Iran nuclear deal Wednesday, producing an only-in-Washington political spectacle inside the Capitol and out as lawmakers readied for what could be the most consequential foreign policy vote of their careers. As the day began, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton praised the … Continue reading