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McHenry announces Service Academy nominations
Ten young men and women from across the 10th District nominated HICKORY - Today, Congressman Patrick McHenry announced ten young men and women from North Carolina's 10th Congressional District have been nominated to our nation's military service academies for the Class of 2018.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Esty Nominates Avon's Henke to U.S. Military Academy
Connecticut Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty nominated an Avon student and two Farmington students Wednesday as candidates for the "U.S. Military Academy at West Point, U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Air Force Academy, and U.S. Merchant Marine Academy," according to a press release.
Why help Obmacare survive? Redford; and more
Cadets march into Falcon Stadium at the start of graduation ceremonies Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at the United States Air Force Academy.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Gentrification of Rio de Janeiro's Favelas
As rising prices in the rest of the beloved Brazilian city are pushing more people to live in shantytowns, they may become unaffordable to lower income residents; Bob Dylan has been charged in Paris for comparing Croats to Nazis; meanwhile, a forthcoming Supreme Court ruling will put the "corporations are people" argument to the test.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
SLPS names STEM teacher of the yearSLPS names STEM teacher of the...
Saint Louis Public Schools has named Glen Vest, a math teacher at Gateway STEM High School, as the 2013 Gateway STEM Teacher of the Year.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Plane carrying cadets makes safe emergency landing
A plane carrying several cadets and officers from the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs made a safe emergency landing in the northern New Mexico city of Las Vegas due to ice build-up on the aircraft.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
10 Years After Abu Ghraib, Textbook Story Often Oversimplified
Electrically stimulating the brain can make people comply with social rules more or less, depending on whether they could be punished.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Canon City Daily Record Newspaper
Tellin' it like it is
Canon City High School graduates present 'The Real Deal' for about 20 current high school students Wednesday at CCHS.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Colorado Springs Independent
Vander Veen case to AG, embattled AFA starts Rosebush reviews, more
Following news that the U.S. Air Force Academy has a conversion therapist working in its Center for Character and Leadership Development , Superintendent Lt.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Consultant: Springs project worthy of $53 million
A third-party analysis of Colorado Spring's application for millions in state economic development dollars improved slightly Tuesday, but still fell below the mark.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Progressives Lash Out Against Air Force Academy's 'Ex-Gay' Counselor
Striking while the iron of public shaming is hot, the Military Religious Freedom Foundation is set to reveal its third billboard in Colorado Springs, Colo., blasting the Air Force Academy's employment of a fundamentalist Christian and "ex-gay" therapist as the chief of the academy's mandatory counseling program at the Center for Character and ... (more)
The Telluride Watch
Six Candidates, Two Seats in TMVOA Election
MOUNTAIN VILLAGE The Telluride Mountain Village Owner's Association will fill two open seats on its Board of Directors in its 2013 annual election.
Department of State's Office of Art in Embassies and Department of Defense Photography Exhibition
The U.S. Department of State's Office of Art in Embassies is pleased to announce the "Serving AbroadThrough Their Eyes" photography exhibition to be on view in Fairchild Hall's Permanent Professors Art Gallery at the U.S. Air Force Academy until January 24, 2014.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
MRFF to Post Third Billboard in Colorado Springs, This Time...
The latest billboard will be posted very early next week on a heavily trafficked thoroughfare in Colorado Springs.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
The Montgomery Advertiser
AIC course empowers OTS instructors to train future leaders
The Air Force needs leaders. It needs leaders who can make decisions at a moment's notice.
Popovich on JFK Assassination: - I've always wondered what would have happened with Vietnam'
Like nearly every member of the generations for whom it was a life-changing experience Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich, 64, reflected Friday on the assassination of President John F. Kennedy on the 50th anniversary of the tragic event.
Gay Cadet Slams Air Force Academy's Defense of 'Ex-Gay' Therapist Leading Counseling Program
The U.S. Air Force Academy has been in full damage-control mode since LGBT blogger John Aravosis revealed earlier this week that the academy, based in Colorado Springs, Colo., has placed a prominent supporter of "ex-gay" therapy in charge of its "Leadership and Character" cadet counseling program .
In the Marketplace: The 'Forgotten Heroes' of America
President Ronald Reagan salutes an Air Force cadet at the U.S. Air Force Academy Commencement in Colorado Springs, Colo., in 1984.
The Washington Post
Imagine the righta s religion
Sarah Palin shakes hands during a book signing, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013 in Bethlehem, Pa.
In Wake of 'Ex-Gay' Story, Gay Cadet Blasts US Air Force Academy Claim That Gays Feel Welcome There
Earlier this week, Americablog broke the story that Dr. Mike Rosebush, an advocate of "gay conversion therapy" with deep ties to organizations like NARTH, Exodus, and other "ex-gay" groups, was overseeing the cadet counseling at the USAFA.