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WASHINGTON (AP) — Built to dominate the enemy in combat, the Army’s hulking Abrams tank is proving equally hard to beat in a budget battle. Lawmakers from both parties have devoted nearly half a billion dollars in taxpayer money over the past two years to build improved versions of the 70-ton Abrams. But senior Army officials have said repeatedly, “No thanks.”

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Tanks pass through Fairland, Okla., on a westbound Burlington Northern Santa Fe freight on a ...

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1st Tank Battalion, 1st Marine Division, participated in the annual Summer Heat training exercise at ...

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An Abrams tank crew, 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry Regiment, makes its way off Fort Bliss’ ...


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