Sen. John S. McCain III (R.-Ariz.)

Sen. John McCain Hosts Obama’s Intel Chiefs at Russian Election Hacking Hearing

The chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee put President-elect Donald J. Trump on notice Thursday that he would be a robust challenger to the new commander-in-chief by staging a committee hearing focused on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election — the day before Congress makes the results of the election final.

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Navy Accepts Delivery of ‘Not Combat Survivable’ USS Gabrielle Giffords

The Navy took the last step before commissioning, when it took possession of USS Gabrielle Giffords, named for the former congresswoman, and the ninth hull of the $34 billion Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) program, a class of warships with so little firepower that to survive, they must outrun the enemy.

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Wisconsin Polls Show Tight Presidential Race: Clinton Leads Trump by 3-5 Points

Two polls show the presidential campaign f0r the Badger State’s ten electoral votes now closer than President Barack Obama’s seven-point margin over Republican Mitt Romney in 2012, with Democrat Hillary Clinton leading Republican Donald Trump by five points in the Monmouth University poll and three points in the Marquette University poll.