Top Daily Stories for June 2013

Jun 3 2013

China ramps space program with planned astronaut launch

The Washington Times - World - Mon, 2013-06-03 08:30

China took another step on Monday toward its goal of dominating space and announced three astronauts will be launched this month with a mission to dock with an experimental module.

The announcement comes at a time when the United States has

Jun 3 2013

Report: Six kids, two US soldiers among dead in Afghan suicide blast

MSNBC - Mon, 2013-06-03 07:44
By Samihullah Paiwand, Reuters

GARDEZ, Afghanistan - A suicide bomber targeting a U.S. military convoy detonated a motorbike packed with explosives outside a boys' high school in eastern Afghanistan on Monday, killing at least

Jun 3 2013

Suspect in British soldier murder appears in court

Yahoo Top News - Mon, 2013-06-03 07:00

By Peter Griffiths LONDON (Reuters) - A man charged with murdering a British soldier on a busy London street appeared in court for the first time on Monday,

Jun 3 2013

Battle of Midway: 71st Anniversary Commemoration Navy - Mon, 2013-06-03 06:21
SAN DIEGO -- Active duty, retired servicemembers and civilians observed the heroism of World War II veterans at the 71st Anniversary Battle of Midway commemoration aboard the USS Midway Museum, Jun...
Jun 3 2013

Bradley Manning: hero to his followers, enemy of the state to others

The Telegraph (U.K.) - Mon, 2013-06-03 06:01
By recently admitting he was the source of thousands of secret US diplomatic cables and war logs regarding Afghanistan and Iraq, later published by WikiLeaks, Bradley Manning appears certain to be found guilty at a trial beginning Monday. 


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