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VA reports more than 1,000 coronavirus deaths among patients in November

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Veterans Affairs officials reported more than 1,000 new deaths related to coronavirus in November, making it the deadliest month of the pandemic so far for department medical centers. And the numbers could be even higher in December, as active cases of the virus among patients being tracked by VA officials more than doubled from the […]

Russia reports successful test launch of hypersonic missile

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By: Associated Press   2 days ago The Russian Zircon hypersonic cruise missile is launched from the Admiral Groshkov frigate on Oct. 7, 2020, in the White Sea. (Russian Defense Ministry Press Service via AP) MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday hailed the successful test launch of a new Zircon hypersonic cruise missile […]

VA reports nearly 5,000 active cases of COVID-19 among VA patients

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Veterans Affairs officials reported nearly 5,000 active cases of coronavirus among patients at under their care as of Tuesday morning, but VA Secretary Robert Wilkie said that three-fold increase in cases over the last month doesn’t point to the department’s system being overwhelmed. “We are preparing in case there is a major rebound,” Wilkie told […]

VA reports nearly 5,000 active cases of COVID-19 among VA patients

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Veterans Affairs officials reported nearly 5,000 active cases of coronavirus among patients at under their care as of Tuesday morning, but VA Secretary Robert Wilkie said that three-fold increase in cases over the last month doesn’t point to the department’s system being overwhelmed. “We are preparing in case there is a major rebound,” Wilkie told […]

DoD reports would be public under new amendment to must-pass defense bill

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WASHINGTON ― All unclassified Pentagon reports ordered by Congress could be made public under an amendment Rep. Jackie Speier will propose to the annual defense policy bill, Defense News has learned. The amendment, which is supported by a broad bipartisan group of government accountability and transparency groups, was drafted by Reps. Katie Porter, D-Calif., and […]