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24 min ago | UPI

Oshkosh's Joint Light Tactical Vehicle offering passes Net-Ready testing

Oshkosh Defense 's offering for the U.S. military's Joint Light Tactical Vehicle program has successfully demonstrated its communications networking capability.

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Related Topix: US Army, US Military, Fort Huachuca, US Marine Corps, US News

4 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: US Military, US Marine Corps, US News, Marine Corps Base Quantico, Quantico, VA, Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune

6 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

Marine friends mourned

Sgt. Louis Wood, a scout sniper with 1st Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, salutes a battlefield cross during a memorial ceremony for Sgt.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Marine Corps, US News, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, New Braunfels, TX, Camp Pendleton, US Army

10 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

Entire F-35 Fleet Quietly Grounded Ahead Of July 4 Holiday

Third Marine Aircraft Wing's first F-35B arrives on the Marine Corps Air Station Yuma flightline, in Yuma, Arizona, in this U.S. Marine Corps handout photo taken November 16, 2012.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

PennLive.com

Knoebels president honored by Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation

At the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation celebratory ball, from left, are Brian Knoebel of Knoebels Amusement Resort and son of Dick Knoebel; Richard "Dick" Knoebel, president of Knoebels Amusement Resort; Gen.

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WVEC-TV Norfolk

Norfolk-based USS Bataan Amphibious Ready Group moved to Persian Gulf

According to the U.S. Naval Institute, the Norfolk-based USS Bataan Amphibious Ready Group is now in place in the Persian Gulf, bringing the number of American warships in the region to nine.

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Related Topix: Norfolk, VA, US Military, US Navy, US Marine Corps, US News

KCDZ 107.7 FM

New General Takes Over Combat Center Command

A change of command at the Combat Center will feature two Marines who have handed off command to each other in the past.

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The Motley Fool

Northrop Grumman and Lockheed Martin Win Pentagon Contracts

The Department of Defense awarded only six defense contracts in its Monday evening announcement of contract awards.

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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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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Examiner.com

A few good men, and their dogs: USMC Sgt. Tom Sardo and IDD Streaker

In the military, it isn't only the two-legged soldiers taking all the risks in combat.

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The Island Packet

New Parris Island gate a sign of a good neighbor

Help is on the way to resolve traffic congestion outside the gate to U.S. Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island.

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Related Topix: Parris Island, SC, US Military, US Marine Corps, US News, Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, Port Royal, SC

Jacksonville Daily News

Study: Jacksonville No. 1 in nation for women out-earning men

President Obama recently announced women in the United States earn on average 77 cents for every dollar a man does in the United States.

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UnionLeader.com

Mark Hayward's City Matters: Central buddies play on

Marine Band Assistant Director Maj. Jason K. Fettig conducts the Marine Chamber Orchestra at Northern Virginia Community College.

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Free Republic

What ever happened to the “US Marines urinating on Taliban” case?

Many Americans remember the video posted on YouTube in January of 2012 showing U.S. Marines urinating on the corpses of Taliban terrorists in Afghanistan.

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Marine Corps Times

Seven new ground combat schools open to women

The first enlisted female Marines will start training in mortarman and infantry assaultman specialty schools next week as the Marine Corps kicks off the next phase of its Women in Service Review study.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Edmonton Journal

July 7, 1919: March King performs at Edmonton Exhibition

There is an inclination to blame gravity for the sags and shifts in the body that come with aging.

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Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Amtrac Marine platoon from Vietnam War has 3rd annual reunion in St. Louis

Soldiers from 4th Platoon, Bravo Co., 1st Amtrac Battalion, 3rd Marine Division, recently gathered for their 3rd Army Reunion.

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STN Online

Stertil-Koni Names New Director of Operations

In his new post, Hymers brings more than 20 years of top experience in warehouse management and order processing, having most recently overseen the distribution center of Prometric.

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Film Threat

Salty Dog Blues

This documentary from Al Santana and Denise B. Santiago focuses on the experiences of African-American and Puerto Rican men and women that served in the U.S. Merchant Marine from the 1930s through the 1980s.

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The Japan Times

Aging U.S. survivors of WWII Battle of Saipan recall Japanese suicide attack

Even after seven decades, Wilfred "Spike" Mailloux won't talk about surviving a bloody World War II battle unless longtime friend John Sidur is by his side.

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