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2 hrs ago | Navarre Press

Today is Friday, July 11, the 192nd day of 2014

On July 11, 1914, Babe Ruth made his Major League baseball debut, pitching the Boston Red Sox to a 4-3 victory over Cleveland.

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6 hrs ago | KATC-TV Lafayette

Today in History for July 11, 2014

Today is Friday, July 11, the 192nd day of 2014. There are 173 days left in the year.

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10 hrs ago | The Gaston Gazette

Today in History: Babe Ruth made his Major League baseball debut

On July 11, 1914, Babe Ruth made his Major League baseball debut, pitching the Boston Red Sox to a 4-3 victory over Cleveland.

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14 hrs ago | Swindon Advertiser

Royal visitor drops into the air tattoo

The first aircraft to touch down at RAF Fairford is a C-27J Spartan airlifter arriving from the Baltic state of Lithuania To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Red Arrows, the world famous display team are set to be the main attraction, and there is a chance today for visitors to see the planes up close in the pit area.

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15 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Erin Corwin: Search for Marine's pregnant wife narrowed to 'target areas'

Erin Corwin disappeared last week from her husband's military base in California.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Switched

Could Robots Aide in Future Military Operations? U.S. Marines Think So

This sounds like something straight out of "Battle Star Galactica," but I assure you this is actual technology the Marine Corps are testing.

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KFBB

F-35 air show debut still in question

The much-anticipated international debut of the military's new, high-tech fighter jet was still in limbo Thursday, as officials scrambled to determine the cause of the fire that grounded the aircraft last week.

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Jacksonville Daily News

Marine retires after 32 years of service and continues to fight terrorism

Brigadier Gen. Vincent Coglianese, 1st Marine Logistics Group Commanding General, looks out at the 9/11 World Trade Center Memorial fountain before going on a tour of the 9/11 Museum in New York City4.

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MilitaryCity.com

Marines open infantry training to hundreds more female officers

The opportunity for women to attend the Marines' Infantry Officer Course experiment won't be limited to entry-level officers for much longer.

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WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

U.S. Marine returned to Mexican prison

A U.S. Marine Corps reservist, who had hoped to be free after Wednesday's hearing in a Mexican court, was sent back to prison where he's been held the last three months on weapons charges.

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KFMB-TV San Diego

Trial to be scheduled for ex-con involved in premeditated attempted murder

A trial date could be set Wednesday for an ex-con accused of opening fire on a San Diego police officer last fall while trying to evade arrest by fleeing through a drainage tunnel in City Heights.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Olympian

Pacific shift brings JBLM commander to Mongolia for annual military exercise

I Corps Commander Lt. Gen. Stephen Lanza, bottom right, visited Mongolia last week to observe the closing ceremonies of an annual military exercise called Khaan Quest.

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Washington Times

N.Y. court OKs $1.75B award in Iran terror cases; 1983 Marines barracks bombing included

A federal appeals court on Wednesday ruled that $1.75 billion for terrorism-related judgments against Iran can be distributed to victims of attacks, including a 1983 bombing that killed 241 Marines in Lebanon .

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WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Army leaders defend flawed intelligence system

Gen. John Campbell, the army's vice chief of staff and nominee to lead U.S. forces in Afghanistan, cited his son's experiences as a soldier there to answer a senator's tough questions last year about a troubled intelligence technology system.

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The Washington Post

NY court OKs $1.75B award in Iran terror cases

A federal appeals court says $1.75 billion for terrorism-related judgments against Iran can be distributed to victims of attacks, including a 1983 bombing that killed 241 Marines in Lebanon.

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The Daily News Journal

Top reader photos: Fiery sky, shooting star and more

We asked for your photos, and you shared them! Here's a roundup of our best reader photos today.

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The Times

Young Marines change of command

Bossier Sheriff's Young Marines recently held a change of command ceremony at their facilities on Cox Street in Bossier City.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Us F-35's debut at British air show in doubt

US military officers are still unsure if the F-35 fighter will be cleared to make its debut at a British air show next week, a potentially damaging setback for the costly program.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

OpEdNews

Turning Japan Back toward Militarism

U.S. politicians are displaying a rare bipartisanship as they back policies to override Japan's longstanding opposition to militarism and thus make Japan a potent ally of the U.S. strategy for containing China politically, economically and militarily.

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Navy Times

SOUTHCOM chief: Central America drug war a dire threat to U.S. national security

Marines with a security cooperation team work with Guatemalan marines during a train-the-trainer session at the Brigada de Infantera de Marina base in Puerto Barrios, Guatemala, on June 4. After observing the transnational organized crime network for 19 months as commander of U.S. Southern Command, I see the only viable approach is to work as ... (more)

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