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F-22 and F-35 'DNA': Why Lockheed Martin's F-16 Block 70 Could Be Something Special

F-22 and F-35 'DNA': Why Lockheed Martin's F-16 Block 70 Could Be Something SpecialAt the core of the F-16 Block 70 is the Northrop Grumman APG-83 Active Electronically Scanned Array radar, which is based on technology leveraged from the F-22 Raptor and the F-35 and can track more than 20 targets simultaneously. The radar can also generate 1ft resolution synthetic aperture radar maps and has a range greater than 160 nautical miles against ground targets.



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Michael Moore: Senate Must Block Trump's Court Picks Until After 'Treason' Probe

Michael Moore: Senate Must Block Trump's Court Picks Until After 'Treason' Probe> "We should all take a breath here, the nomination should be removed, the



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Pressure Mounts On Susan Collins, Lisa Murkowski To Block Brett Kavanaugh

Pressure Mounts On Susan Collins, Lisa Murkowski To Block Brett KavanaughSen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) has received 3,000 coat hangers in the mail.



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States Sue Trump Administration To Block Release Of 3D-Printed Gun Blueprints

States Sue Trump Administration To Block Release Of 3D-Printed Gun BlueprintsAttorneys general from eight states and Washington, D.C., are suing the State



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Protesters Block Expressway After Officer Who Shot Antwon Rose Granted Bail

Protesters Block Expressway After Officer Who Shot Antwon Rose Granted BailProtesters shut down a portion of the Tri-Boro Expressway outside Pittsburgh



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Marchers Block Traffic in Pittsburgh as They Protest Police Shooting of Unarmed Black Teen Antwon Rose

Marchers Block Traffic in Pittsburgh as They Protest Police Shooting of Unarmed Black Teen Antwon RoseMarchers carried signs that said "3 Shots in the Back/ How Do You Justify That?"



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Jeff Flake Threatens To Block Judicial Nominations Over Trump's Tariffs

Jeff Flake Threatens To Block Judicial Nominations Over Trump's TariffsSen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) warned Sunday that he's prepared to oppose President



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Italy's Salvini threatens to block migrant ships in row with Malta: reports

Italy's Salvini threatens to block migrant ships in row with Malta: reportsItaly’s new interior minister Matteo Salvini threatened Sunday to close access to Italian ports for migrant rescue ships if Malta refuses to take hundreds of people saved by an NGO, reports said. La Repubblica newspaper reported Salvini sent a letter to the Maltese authorities saying he would “be forced to close Italy’s ports” if the 629 migrants saved by French NGO SOS Mediterranee weren’t allowed to land at Malta’s capital Valletta. Italy’s interior ministry told AFP they were still trying to confirm the existence of the letter.



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U.S. driven by self-interest in wanting to block Russia pipeline: German minister

U.S. driven by self-interest in wanting to block Russia pipeline: German ministerA close ally of German Chancellor Angela Merkel issued a stark warning to the United States about the risks of placing “America First”, accusing Washington of seeking to block a planned Russia-Germany gas pipeline to shore up its own exports. Economy minister Peter Altmaier defended the Nord Stream 2 pipeline, which is strongly opposed by many East European countries as well as the U.S., who say that by circumventing Ukraine the pipeline will increase Russia’s leverage over countries that rely on Moscow’s energy sales. Ahead of a summit due later on Friday between Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin, Altmaier said the European Union should guarantee that Ukraine will continue to receive gas transit fees, even after the pipeline is built under the Baltic.



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Facebook to block foreign ads in Irish abortion referendum

Facebook to block foreign ads in Irish abortion referendumFacebook will no longer accept advertisements from outside Ireland related to the country’s May 25 abortion referendum, the U.S. firm said on Tuesday, in its latest move to boost the transparency of its political advertising. The social media group, under scrutiny for its role in Britain’s Brexit referendum and the 2016 U.S. presidential election, made the move following criticism that foreign advertising could be a decisive in the campaign to overhaul one of the world’s strictest abortion regimes.



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