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Forget Retirement: Older F-22 Raptors Could Be Upgraded

No F-22 Raptor Retirements? The U.S. House and Senate Armed Services Committees are working to mandate the Air Force to upgrade its fleet of F-22 Raptor fighter jets. The Air Force sought to retire the older-model airframes, pointing to the fleet’s expensive maintenance and diminishing value to justify its rationale. Chairman of the House Armed Services…

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NEW: Uvalde Police Chief Placed on Administrative Leave

Uvalde Police Chief Pete Arredondo on Wednesday was placed on administrative leave effective immediately. “The embattled police chief of the Texas school district where 19 children and two teachers were killed in a school shooting has been placed on administrative leave, the superintendent announced.” – ABC News reported. Hal Harrell, superintendent of Uvalde CISD said…

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Ukraine War Blows Up EU’s Superpower Delusion

As the war has dragged on, European unity has collapsed and efforts to transform the European Union into a European superstate — a United States of Europe — have been exposed for what they are: delusions of grandeur. The EU’s largest member states — France and Germany — have sought to appease Putin at the…