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Monday | KHGI

Hastings Salvation Army Open As Cooling Center

Extreme temperatures finally target Central Nebraska this week, and one Hastings organization takes extra measures to keep Adams county residents cool.

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Related Topix: US Army, US Military, Hastings, NE

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Editorial: Bergdahl's complicated story no simpler in Texas

Has there been a presidential photo op this year that raised as much of a stir as Barack Obama in the Rose Garden with Robert and Jani Bergdahl? They are the parents of Army Sgt.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Military, US Army, Fort Sam Houston, Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Memorial Day, Life, Holidays, Opinion

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Daily Mail

Max Hastings: This lying brute who has to be shackled

News of the destruction of Flight MH17 and the appalling murder of 298 people gave Russia's president Vladimir Putin a chance to step back from a precipice.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Vladimir Putin, Cold War, Entertainment, Television

Chronicle Live

Fresh inquest into Deepcut death is good news for family of North East soldier

The parents of Geoff Gray hope it means a fresh inquest will be held into their son's death at the notorious Surrey barracks The mother of North East Deepcut victim Geoff Gray has expressed her delight at the news of a new inquest into the death of soldier Cheryl James at the notorious army barracks.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Denbighshire County, Wales, United Kingdom

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Courthouse News Service

Return to Active Army Duty for Bowe Bergdahl

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is returning to regular duty as the investigation into his five-year capture by the Taliban-linked Haqqani network continues, the U.S. Army said Monday.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Fort Sam Houston, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Washington Post

Can Netflix survive its fight with cable?

Reed Hastings, the lanky and goateed chief executive of Netflix, is on a mission: to turn his company into the Internet's first-ever television network.

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Related Topix: Netflix, Startups, US Military, US Army, House of Cards, Entertainment, Television, Cable & Satellite, Comcast, Science / Technology

Counterpunch

The True Gaza Backstory

Jeffrey St. Clair on Hillary Clinton's miraculous rags-to-riches method of financial success; LA CONFIDENTIAL: Lee Ballinger on race, violence and inequality in Los Angeles; PAPER DRAGON: Peter Lee on China's military; THE BATTLE OVER PAT TILLMAN: David Hoelscher provides a 10 year retrospective on the changing legacy of Pat Tillman; MY BROTHER AND ... (more)

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Related Topix: World News, Canada, Israel, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, US Military, US Army

Fayetteville Free Weekly

We Need Nonviolent Counterterrorism Strategies

A relatively new group engaging in non-state political violence, ISIS, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, recently called for the creation of an Islamic state in Iraq and Syria and a continuation and strengthening of jihad during Ramadan, according to a video that emerged through social media.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Terrorism, US Military, US Army, Portland State University

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Recent editorials published in Nebraska newspapers

But it's a truism confirmed time and time again, that when a natural disaster strikes, people often find a streak of inner goodness.

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Related Topix: Nebraska, Natural Disasters, Pilger, NE, US Military, US Army, Education Etc., Opinion

War Is A Crime

Before the Next ISIS, We Need Nonviolent Counterterrorism Strategies

A relatively new group engaging in non-state political violence, ISIS, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, recently called for the creation of an Islamic state in Iraq and Syria and a continuation and strengthening of jihad during Ramadan, according to a video that emerged through social media .

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Terrorism, US Military, US Army, Portland State University, US News, Liberal Political News

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Daily Kos

The "blank check": 100 years after Germany opened the door to WWI

Last week marked the 100th anniversary of the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife, Sophie in Sarajevo by a Bosnian terrorist - the spark that led to World War I and the horrific repercussions of that conflict .

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Related Topix: Terrorism, History in the News, US Military, US Army

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Historic Pelham

A British Lieutenant in the Twelfth Foot Who Fought at the Battle of Pelham on October 18, 1776

In the last fifteen years, I have collected information about a large number of individuals who fought during the Battle of Pelham on October 18, 1776.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Suicide, Fort Washington, PA

Sun Jun 29, 2014

Commentary Magazine

The Great War at 100

The 100th anniversary of the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand on June 28, 1914, has come and gone, prompting a lot of reflections on the significance and implications of World War I. Even if Gavrilo Princip's shots were only the excuse, not the real cause, of the Great War, it is hard to exaggerate their significance.

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Related Topix: US Army, US Military

Sat Jun 28, 2014

St. Augustine Record

Buffalo Soldiers present a little-known part of history

Walter Anderson represents the 1870-1880 period for the Buffalo Soldiers of Florida on Saturday at the Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

Post-gazette.com

The war to end all wars? Hardly, but It did reshape them

To walk the orderly rows of headstones in the elegant graveyards that hold the dead of World War I is to feel both awe and distance.

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Related Topix: History in the News, US Army, US Military

Tue Jun 24, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Pritzker Military Museum & Library Announces 2014 Literature Award Winner

British historian and author Antony Beevor is the winner of the 2014 Pritzker Military Museum & Library Literature Award for Lifetime Achievement in Military Writing.

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Related Topix: Arts, Literature, US Army, US Military

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