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The Washington Post: Breaking News.-News Alert: Gates: Pentagon to cut thousands of jobs. August 9th., 2010

News Alert: Gates: Pentagon to cut thousands of jobs 05:15 PM EDT Monday, August 9, 2010 -------------------- Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates says the Pentagon's cuts will include almost a third of its regular budget for contractors and an entire military command based in Norfolk. For more information, visit :

The Washington Post Today's Headlines & Columnist, April 8th, 2010

TODAY'S HIGHLIGHTS For deterrent, U.S. looks to conventional warheads As the White House pushes for cuts in the U.S. nuclear arsenal, the Pentagon is developing a weapon to help fill the gap: missiles armed with conventional warheads that could strike anywhere in the world in less than an hour. (By Craig Whitlock, The Washington Post) Qatari diplomat, apparently smoking in onboard bathroom, causes security scare on D.C. flight (By Spencer S. Hsu and Clarence Williams, The Washington Post) Riots plunge Kyrgyzstan into chaos President flees capital, dozens killed in nation housing key U.S. base (By Peter Finn, The Washington Post) Two GOP stars align for first time at campaign rally Palin appears at boisterous event for Minnesota's Bachmann (By Peter Slevin, The Washington Post) Fed chief sounds a deficit warning HARD CHOICES ON TAXES, BENEFITS Nation urged to commit to fiscal responsibility (By Neil Irwin and Lori Montgomery, The