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Pentagon to mandate COVID-19 vaccine, as Pfizer is approved

WASHINGTON (AP) โ€” The Pentagon says it will require service members to receive the COVID-19 vaccine now that the Pfizer vaccine has received full approval. Pentagon spokesman John Kirby said Monday that Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin is making good on his vow earlier this month to require the shots once the Food and Drug Administration approved the vaccine.
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Hawaii police using robot dog to screen homeless people for potential illness | American Military News

Law enforcement in Honolulu, Hawaii have deployed a robotic โ€œdogโ€ to screen homeless people for potential illness, according to The Associated Press on
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Officials: Officer dead, suspect killed in burst of violence outside Pentagon transit stop – The Morning Call

An officer was stabbed to death and a suspect was killed Tuesday during a burst of violence at a transit station outside the Pentagon.
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Vietnam War memorial in Boston vandalized with red paint: ‘Horrific act of vandalism and hate’ | American Military News

The Vietnam War memorial located by Fenway’s James P. Kelleher Rose Garden was vandalized with red paint on Thursday in an act that pains the
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FBI asks people to report family, friends showing ‘extremist’ behavior | American Military News

On Sunday, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) asked people to report their family members and friends who are showing โ€œextremistโ€ behavior in an
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Fed. judge rules California’s AR-15 ‘assault weapons’ ban unconstitutional | American Military News

On Friday, a federal judge in California ruled the state’s “assault weapons” ban, which prohibited the sale of standard AR-15 style rifles and magazines
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