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3 hrs ago | Pacific Daily News

No trial date set for man accused of 1987 murder

Gary Leon Scaggs made his initial court appearance at the Superior Court of Guam on Sept. 9, in the 1987 strangulation death of his then-wife, Tracey Scaggs.

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3 hrs ago | Pacific Daily News

Firefighters train at Andersen

Rescue course: Andersen Air Force Base firefighter Andre Martin ascends a rope during a Rescue Technician Course exercise on the Yigo base, yesterday. According to Air Force instructor Staff Sgt.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

CTV

Brown tree snake found in Northern Mariana Islands; reptile can wipe out bird populations

In this photo taken on Feb. 5, 2013, a Brown Tree Snake is held by U.S. Department of Agriculture wildlife specialist Tony Salas outside his office on Andersen Air Force Base on the island of Guam. The U.S. government is planning to drop toxic mice from helicopters to battle the snakes, an invasive species that has decimated Guam's native bird population.

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Related Topix: Oceania, Northern Mariana Islands, World News, Agriculture, Science, US Military, US Air Force

Pacific Daily News

Valiant Shield begins after loss

If you have a passion for film and a love of the island, now is the chance for you to express it. Chrysler is cutting the price of its 2015 Dodge Viper SRT by $15,000 and is allowing all dealers to... Rear admiral comments on pilot's death: Rear Adm.

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Air Force Times

ACC, PACAF focused on Pacific pivot

Two of the Air Force's largest major commands will see their leadership change in the coming months, as both train and prepare for the shifting focus toward the Pacific. Gen. Mike Hostage, commander of Air Combat Command, is set to retire in January.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Air Force Times

6 convicted of sex offenses May through July

Six airmen were convicted of sexual offenses at courts-martial in May, June and July, the Air Force announced this month, bringing the total number of sex crime convictions to 46 since the service first began publishing them a year ago. The lists are part of the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Office's ongoing efforts to crack down on sexual assaults after several years of high-profile scandals led to changes in the way the military handles the crime.

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Pacific Daily News

Navy awards $532M support services contract to DZSP 21

The Navy on Friday awarded a Hagta-based business a competitive contract for base operations support services at Joint Region Marianas. The business, DZSP 21 LLC, will do work that includes management and administration, port operations, material management and facility management, among other activities.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

KVOX-FM Fargo

Minot airmen, B-52s return from Guam

More than 300 airmen and six B-52 bombers from the Minot Air Force Base have returned from a six-month deployment in Guam. The airmen and the bombers were temporarily reassigned to the Andersen Air Force Base in Guam while runway work was being done at the Minot base.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Pacific Daily News

$1M bail in cold case: Husband pleads not guilty in 1987 slaying

Former airman in court for wife's '87 death: Gary Leon Scaggs was arraigned at the Superior Court of Guam on Sept. 9, in his wife's 1987 death.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

Washington Times

Minot Air Force Base runway work nears completion

The Minot Daily News reports that a ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held later this month. The project has spanned three years and is expected to be completed this month.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Pacific Daily News

Navy, Air Force conduct exercise: Active-shooter simulation meant to prepare security forces

Today, I'd like to explain the process of taking a divorce case all the way to trial so you will... Exercise: U.S. Naval Base Guam Security and Fire Emergency Services personnel help individuals role playing victims during an active-shooter training at the Joint Region Marianas headquarters on Aug. 28. The training was part of the annual Exercise ... (more)

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Pacific Daily News

Families need homes: Aid workers note more homeless in Hag t a

Dinner: Volunteers from the Protestant Men of the Chapel prepare plates of food to be handed out at the Kusinan Kamalen Karidat soup kitchen in Hagta on Saturday.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Pacific Daily News

Car crash caused power outage in Yigo

A vehicle crashed into a light pole yesterday morning, causing a three-hour power outage in Yigo.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Pacific Daily News

Brooks conducts site visits

Meet with representatives: Gen. Vincent Brooks, Commanding General of the U.S. Army Pacific, visits with Rear Adm.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Aerotech News And Review

News Briefs August 22, 2014

As of Aug. 20, 2014, at least 2,200 members of the U.S. military had died in Afghanistan as a result of the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, according to an Associated Press count.

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Marine Corps Times

Deputy SecDef details plans to make Guam a hub for Marines

Marines conduct mock raids at Andersen Air Force Base in Guam during Exercise Gauhan Shield.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

U.S. Naval Institute

Essay: The Legal and Moral Problems of Autonomous Strike Aircraft

The Navy's unmanned X-47B lands aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt on Aug. 17, 2014.

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Pacific Daily News

Residents report seeing waterspout near Andersen Air Force Base

Guam residents reported seeing a waterspout over the ocean today near Andersen Air Force Base just north of the island.

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Pacific Daily News

Military promises to return more land

The Department of Defense will keep its promise to reduce its land footprint on Guam by the time the military buildup is complete, DOD Undersecretary Robert Work said Tuesday during his visit here.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Japan reportedly to expand support for US military

Japan Air Self Defense Force air crew members direct and watch as pilots extend the wings on a E-2C Hawkeye at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, in this Feb. 5, 2009, file photo.

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