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Navy admits aircraft involvement in obscene skywriting

Navy admits aircraft involvement in obscene skywriting

Local news outlets are reporting that pilots from Naval Air Station Whidbey Island-the home of the Navy's fleet of EA-18G Growlers , as well as larger maritime patrol aircraft-drew a massive male genitalia in the sky with their contrails. Bystanders who witnessed the event said it took the him around five minutes to complete the crude drawing. Ramone Duran told the Seattle Times newspaper: " After it made the circles at the bottom, I knew what it was and started laughing ".


Farm Bureau praises House tax bill passage

Farm Bureau praises House tax bill passage

The last three decades empowered the IRS to dig its tentacles deeper into the wallets of our neighbors, and we acted to reverse that trend today. Perdue hailed the House of Representatives' passage of historic tax cuts and reforms as an important step toward providing much-needed relief to Americans, creating jobs, and boosting the economy.


Erdogan: Turkey withdraws its servicemen from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation exercises

Erdogan: Turkey withdraws its servicemen from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation exercises

Initially, a technician used a picture of Atatürk he found online to represent enemy ranks. 'There can be no such unity, no such alliance, ' he said in an address to his ruling party's provincial leaders. The Joint Warfare Centre is a multi-national North Atlantic Treaty Organisation unit based in Stavanger, 300 kilometers (186 miles) southwest of Oslo.


EU's Tusk - no deadlock on Brexit, very cautious but optimistic

EU's Tusk - no deadlock on Brexit, very cautious but optimistic

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said there is no chance of progress unless he gets clear guarantees that Brexit will not result in any new barriers between his country and Northern Ireland, which is part of the United Kingdom. The former Polish PM said if "there is not sufficient progress by then" he would "not be in a position to propose new guidelines on transition and the future relationship at the December European Council".


Helicopter and aircraft in 'mid-air collision' over Buckinghamshire

Helicopter and aircraft in 'mid-air collision' over Buckinghamshire

Everyone is helping the emergency services". Analysts from the Air Accidents Investigation Branch, which investigates air accidents in the United Kingdom, are en route to the crash site. "Air Accidents Investigation Branch informed". Thames Valley Air Ambulance were also called to the scene. Several people are feared dead after the crash above Waddesdon Manor in Buckinghamshire.


Two Israelis Wounded in West Bank Car-ramming Attack

Two Israelis Wounded in West Bank Car-ramming Attack

Israeli daily Haaretz said that the Palestinian then exited his auto, and reportedly ran towards a group of soldiers at Etzion Junction, "in an attempt to stab them", but they shot him inflicting serious wounds. Israeli forces regularly shoot Palestinians that they suspect of carrying out resistance attacks, even if eyewitness accounts point to the contrary.