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$10,000 toilet seats and data rights: The Air Force faces new challenges in keeping its oldest aircraft in flight

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The US Air Force never expected to fly aircraft such as the Cold War-era B-52 Stratofortress bomber for as long as it has, much less for another 30 years as it now plans to.
So if the Air Force continues to modernize its legacy fleets in addition to buying new, more advanced equipment and planes, it will need to have more access to technical data and software often owned or operated by industry partners, experts say. See the rest of the story at Business Insider NOW WATCH: The US Air Force can create ice storms and sandstorms inside this 'torture chamber' for aircraft See...
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Where To Eat And Drink In San Francisco Right Now

Where To Eat And Drink In San Francisco Right Now

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Headed to San Francisco? Then keep this shortlist of hot spots ready, including a buzzy cocktail bar from the duo behind Lazy Bear, and an established three Michelin-starred fine dining spot with a talented new chef.
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Grab a Bottle of Rain-X For Free After Online Rebate

Grab a Bottle of Rain-X For Free After Online Rebate

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If your windshield could use a new coating of Rain-X-or hell, even if you don't need it right now-Walmart's basically giving away three different formulations today. All you have to do is fill out this rebate form to get reimbursed.
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Trump made the right decision to withdraw from the UN Human Rights Council - but right now he needs to look in the mirror

Trump made the right decision to withdraw from the UN Human Rights Council - but right now he needs to look in the mirror

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The US was right to withdraw from the UN Human Rights Council.
The optics of leaving right now, with the current border crisis, are far from optimal.
Even so, UN Ambassador Nikki Haley and the administration made the right decision, if not at the best time.
The US exodus from the UN's Human Rights Council has been a long time coming , even if the timing now is not exactly optimal.
It's become clear that UN Ambassador Nikki Haley is the sharpest, most moral member of the Trump administration. Her advocacy on behalf of US allies in the UN has been remarkable, and...
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