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Man charged in Kansas shooting once a prominent neo-Nazi in North Carolina
On Sunday, the eve of Passover, 73-year-old F. Glenn Miller allegedly shot dead three people, including a 14-year-old Eagle Scout, then shouted "Heil Hitler" from the back seat of a police car following his arrest.
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Sun Apr 13, 2014
Motorcade travels through Bethlehem to send off U.S. Marine, a Wilson Area High School graduate
As U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Casey O'Donnell prepared to return to training with the 1st Battalion 2nd Marines Bravo Company, his parents wanted as many people as possible to bid him farewell.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
CBS 3 Springfield
Dad: Son overcome physical hurdles to join Marines
The Marine shot this week at Camp Lejeune, N.C., had to overcome physical hurdles to join his twin brother and another sibling in the Marine Corps.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
The Fresno Bee
Large numbers of vets with PTSD live near military bases
Data compiled by the Department of Veterans Affairs and analyzed by McClatchy show that hundreds of veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have been diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder and live near Fort Hood, while thousands more reside near the nation's other military installations.
The Huffington Post
Black Female Lawmakers Object To Army's 'Discriminatory' Ban On Certain Hairstyles
The 16 women in the Congressional Black Caucus sent Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel a letter Thursday objecting to the Army's ban on certain hairstyles , which has been criticized as racially biased against black women.
KTIV-TV Sioux City
Military releases name of Marine shot at NC base
It was just before the start of class and the hallways were packed as usual with students at their lockers or chatting with friends.
Army Vet Dies; Fought With Syrian Rebels Against Assad
Eric Harroun, a U.S. Army veteran who fought alongside al-Qaida-affiliated rebels in the Syrian Civil War and was subsequently arrested by the FBI, has died.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
North Texas Marine killed in Camp Lejeune shooting
A Pentagon spokesman said Wednesday that the fatal shooting of a North texas Marine on guard duty by a colleague at a North Carolina base appears to have been an accident.
Camp Lejeune identifies Marine in Main Gate Shooting
They say Lance Cpl. Mark N. Boterf, 21, of Crawley, Texas, died April 8 after receiving a single gunshot wound to the chest while on sentry duty at Camp Lejeune's Main Gate.
Shooting at Camp Lejeune gate appears accidental
A Pentagon spokesman said Wednesday that the fatal shooting of a Marine on guard duty by a colleague at a North Carolina base appears to have been an accident.
Hard times are fighting times: Why and how we must win the South
The following document was prepared by members of the Durham, N.C., branch of Workers World Party and updated on April 8, 2014.
WXOW-TV La Crosse
Pentagon: Shooting at NC base likely accidental
Sariah English can't imagine the stress her sister's family endured after their sailboat broke down 900 miles off the Mexican coast while their 1-year-old daughter covered in a rash was vomiting and... A Navy warship carrying a family whose sailboat broke down in the Pacific Ocean with a sick toddler has arrived in California.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Marine shoots, kills fellow guard at Camp Lejeune
A Marine guard at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina shot and killed another guard, the second deadly act of soldier-on-soldier violence at a U.S. military base in the last week.
Marine on guard duty at Camp Lejeune shoots, kills fellow Marine sentry
A Marine standing guard at the main entrance to Camp Lejeune, N.C., shot and killed a fellow Marine Tuesday evening, using his M4 service rifle, officials said.
Op-Ed Gets USMC Commandant’s Attention, Sparks Change for Women
The U.S. Marine Corps commandant has reacted swiftly to a female Marine officer's complaint that women are unfairly precluded from trying a second time to pass the prestigious Marine Corps Infantry Officers Course, when men can have a second try.
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Mon Apr 07, 2014
Jacksonville Daily News
Corpsman awarded for act of valor in Afghanistan
"When the time comes and you're down range and a Marine yells 'corpsman up,' I know you won't hesitate, because that's not what we do."
Thu Apr 03, 2014
The Star Online
U.S. sending 175 Marines to Romania as part of Africa crisis team
The Pentagon said on Wednesday it was bolstering the size of its Europe-based Africa crisis response force to 975 Marines, sending 175 new troops to a Romanian base near the Black Sea at a time of tensions over Russia's annexation of part of Ukraine.
Stars and Stripes
Naval Hospital adds acupuncture to list of available services
A service member receives acupuncture treatment on March 7, 2014 at Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center's Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Integrative Pain Management Center.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Another U.S. ship to sail for Black Sea
As tens of thousands of Russian troops remain along Ukraine's eastern border, the Pentagon is sending an additional Navy ship to the Black Sea and will station 175 additional Marines in Romania along the Black Sea Coast, a defense official said Wednesday.