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Pentagon-052616.jpg The US Defense Department is restructuring its headquarters as it looks to save $1.9 billion through a 25 percent reduction of staff costs. The "delayering" initiative is part of a broader institutional reform activity, in which DoD is restructuring its business processes and practices, particularly in support areas, DOD News quoted David Tillotson III, DoD's assistant deputy chief management off

wyden-052516.jpg With Donald Trump still refusing to release his tax returns, Democratic Senator Ron Wyden, D-Ore., has introduced legislation requiring the presidential nominee of a major political party to release the information.

HillaryClinton-campaign1-052516.jpg Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton did not comply with federal records rules while serving as Secretary of State, an internal State Department audit has concluded. A report released by the State Department Inspector General was highly critical of Clinton's use of a private email server.

melissagilbert-052516.jpg Citing advice from her doctors, "Little House on the Prairie" actress Melissa Gilbert revealed Tuesday that she is ending her bid for a congressional seat in Michigan. Gilbert was set to face off against Republican Rep. Mike Bishop, R-Mich., in Michigan's 8th District.

Obama-052516.jpg While the race for the White House seems likely to culminate in a bitter fight between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, President Barack Obama has expressed optimism the nation will endure a tough election season.

Sajmir Alimehmeti, a young man from Bronx, New York, was arrested Tuesday for attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), as well as for making a false statement in an application for a U.S. passport. Alimehmeti, aka Abdul Qawii, 22, was presented before...

Women suffering from severe depression may have a lower chance of becoming pregnant, a new study has found. A research, led by Yael Nillni from Boston University, has found a 38 per cent decrease in the average probability of conception in a given menstrual cycle among women who reported severe depressive...

Pregnant women exposed to air pollution may be at a greater risk of stillbirth, a new study has claimed. Researchers from University of Oulu in Finland reviewed 13 studies that addressed the question of whether maternal exposure to ambient air pollution, particularly during the third term of pregnancy,...

Gillian-052516.jpg Gillian Anderson has expressed a desire to be the next James Bond, with speculation raging over who will fill Daniel Craig's shoes. The X-Files star hinted that she would accept the role as the first female Bond, posting a mocked-up poster of herself as the world's most famous secret agent on Twitter. Thanks...

Paul McCartney has revealed that he turned to the drink after The Beatles split in 1970. Female First quoted McCartney as saying that he was gripped by depression and became alcoholic and almost walked away from his music career entirely after the band was disbanded. The iconic four-piece band, which...

British Tennis star Andy Murray has denied that his partnership with coach Amelie Mauresmo ended because of his on-court behavior. Murray and the player-turned coach split this month after almost two years working together. "Andy is complex. On court, he can be opposite of what he is in life,"...

Business mogul Donald J. Trump has been called the winner of Washington State's Republican primary on Tuesday evening. Trump, who now runs unopposed, landed 76 percent of the vote, while Texas Senator Ted Cruz and Ohio Governor John Kasich - both of whom dropped out of the race weeks ago - netted...

Singer Mariah Carey has signed a three-movie deal with Hallmark channel. The 46-year-old pop star will develop, direct, executive produce, costar and write an original song for each of the movies, Entertainment Weekly reported. The first movie, called "Countdown to Valentine's Day," is set to premiere...

The sun's adolescence was stormy—and new evidence shows that these tempests may have been just the key to seeding life on earth, according to a team of scientists from NASA. Some 4 billion years ago, the sun shone with only about three-quarters the brightness we see today, but its surface roiled with...

anjelina-052416.jpg The London School of Economics and Political Science has announced the appointment of four new Visiting Professors, including actress Angelina Jolie Pitt, to its Center for Women, Peace and Security. Angelina Jolie Pitt is currently UNHCR's Special Envoy. Along with her, former UK Foreign Secretary...

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