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5 min ago | LongmontFYI

Longmont author helps flood victims cope through writing

Author Kayann Short poses for a portrait in the community room in her Longmont home where she teaches writing workshops.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, Longmont, CO, Weather, Drought, US Military, Agriculture, Science

4 hrs ago |

National guardsman shot and killed at armory: 15 year-old boy held without bond

A teenager has been arrested in the murder of a long-time member of the Tennessee Army National Guard Wednesday.


Related Topix: US Military, Lobelville, TN

4 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

Border crisis: Should Obama send in the National Guard?

Illegal migrants from Guatemala who have been deported from the US wait to provide their particulars to the immigration authorities after arriving at La Aurora airport in Guatemala City on Thursday.


Related Topix: Prison, Immigration Reform, US Military, US News, Texas Government, Texas

7 hrs ago | RedState

My first decade on Red State

Toward the end of July 2004 I saw a brief note in James Taranto's "Best of the Web" column that a new conservative site, called RedState, was open for business.


Related Topix: Blog News, US Military, George Bush, US Air Force

11 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Indiana Guard unit shows off high-tech devices

Senior Airman Joseph Bowlin of the Indiana National Guard's 181st Intelligence Wing knows all about communication and says that in military uses, communication equipment can help target enemy sites.


Related Topix: US Military, Computers, Cellphones, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN, Vigo County, IN

13 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

Fighter jet flyover honors local hero

Thursday's flyover above South Portland honored Lt. Col. Eric Samuelson, who is retiring after a decorated 24-year military career.


Related Topix: Portland, ME, South Portland, ME, Scarborough, ME

17 hrs ago |

Hurricane Hunter talks lightning strikes and freezing level

Lt. Col. Jeff Ragusa discusses what weather environments the C-130J can experience while flying through a storm.


Related Topix: Hurricane, Natural Disasters, US Military

Thu Jul 10, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

Guns found at teen slaying-suspect's home in Tenn.

A 15-year-old was arrested after a 45-year-old sergeant was shot and killed at the Tennessee Army National Guard armory Wednesday in Perry County.


Related Topix: Tennessee, US Military, Perry County, TN, Tennessee Valley Authority, Energy

New Hampshire Public Radio -

A Growing Number Of Veterans Struggles To Quit Powerful Painkillers

Bryan McDonel and his father, Mike, both served multiple tours in Iraq with the National Guard.

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Related Topix: US Military, Pine Bluff, AR, Medicine, Health, Pain, Life, Veteran Affairs

Army Times

Lawmakers propose bill to improve VA suicide prevention care

House lawmakers on Thursday introduced legislation they say would improve suicide prevention at the Veterans Affairs Department and bring together former service members needing help.


Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, US Military, Jeff Miller, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Bangor Daily News

Army National Guard unit helicopters bring firefighting equipment to remote Maine Island

Lobstermen near Criehaven called 911 Tuesday to report a fire on the remote island and the Maine Army National Guard's 126th Aviation Medevac unit was called into action to transport equipment and Maine Forest Service personnel to the location.


Related Topix: US Military, Matinicus, ME, Bangor, ME, Knox County, ME

USA Today

Teen charged in National Guard killing

LOBELVILLE, Tenn. - Authorities charged a 15-year-old Thursday in a fatal shooting at a National Guard Armory here.


Related Topix: US Military, Lobelville, TN, Ripley, TN, Rutherford County, TN, Perry County, TN

The Daily Caller

Rick Perry: Mr. President, Put National Guard on Border [VIDEO]

He told Fox News Channel's Sean Hannity Wednesday night that the president "can unilaterally direct the Department of Defense to put those troops on the border."


Related Topix: US Military, Rick Perry, US Governors, Department of Defense, US News, Conservative Political News

Lt. Col Gerald Green assumes Warrior Training Center duties

ROBIN TRIMARCHI/rtrimarchi@ledger-enquirer.comIncoming commander, Lt. Col. Gerald H. Green, second from left, passes the colors to Command Sgt.


Related Topix: US Military, Chattahoochee County, GA, Fort Benning, GA

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Joint training mission puts versatility of C-130J on display

Keesler Air Force Base's Hurricane Hunters didn't see it that way. Flying a joint medical training exercise called Operation Magnolia Medical Enroute Care, the Hunters simulated a much-larger storm crashing into the Coast, causing injured civilians in need of aeromedical evacuation.


Related Topix: US Military, Keesler Air Force Base, US Air Force, US News, Mississippi


Tenn. armory shooting: 1 killed

One person was killed in a shooting Wednesday at an Army National Guard armory in Tennessee, a spokesman for the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said.


Related Topix: US Military, Lobelville, TN

WZVN-TV Fort Myers

1 killed in shooting at Tennessee armory

One person was killed in a shooting Wednesday at an Army National Guard armory in Tennessee, a spokesman for the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said.


Related Topix: US Military, Lobelville, TN

The Island Packet

Haleys report earning more than $280,000 in 2013

The returns show that about $105,000 of the Haleys' earnings last year came from her book, "Can't is Not an Option," released in 2012.


Related Topix: Nikki Haley, US Governors, US Military, Bamberg, SC


'Rathergate' Drives 'Truth' Film; Robert...

Robert Redford is attached to play CBS News icon Dan Rather and Cate Blanchett is attached to play his producer Mary Mapes in Truth , a film that will mark the directorial debut of James Vanderbilt, the A-list screenwriter behind the first two installments of The Amazing Spider-Man .


Related Topix: 60 Minutes, Entertainment, Television, George Bush

Hot Air

Time to declare martial law in a Chicago?

No one doubts that Chicago has a significant problem with violence. As of Monday, the city logged its 200th homicide this year , a shooting that followed a dozen other shooting murders over the Independence Day holiday weekend, and dozens of more wounded in other incidents in the same time frame.


Related Topix: US Military, US News