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10 min ago | Aerotech News And Review

News Briefs July 28, 2014

The Marine Corps is asking for a five-year authorization from the National Marine Fisheries Service for incidental deaths of bottlenose dolphins during training exercises at a bombing and target range.

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4 hrs ago | Marine Corps Times

Camp Pendleton's 'Godfather' sentenced to two years

The self-proclaimed 'Godfather' of Camp Pendleton, California, was sentenced to two years in prison on Friday after he pleaded guilty to accepting bribes in exchange for funneling construction projects to contractors.

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8 hrs ago | TechNet Blogs

Blog Post: Microsoft expands tech training program for active duty service members

Marine Corps Gunnery Sergeant Sarmiento-Louttit's United States Marine Corps missions have taken her all over the world: from Okinawa, Japan, to the Red Sea to off the coast of Africa, where she was part of a crew involved in a high-profile operation: rescuing Captain Richard Phillips from Somali pirates.

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12 hrs ago | Marine News

Today in U.S. Naval History: July 28

Today in U.S. Naval History - July 28 1915 - Sailors and Marines land in Haiti to restore order 1916 - Navy establishes a Code and Signal Section which initially worked against German ciphers and tested the security of communications during U.S. naval training maneuvers.

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16 hrs ago | FM97 WLAN

DONATE: Anthony 's Ride for Shelter Pets

Anthony L. Ungaro is a 29 year old Brooklyn native who is combining his love for motorcycle riding with his desire to help animals.

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16 hrs ago | Fox News

US Marines test robot jeep

The U.S. Marine Corps motto "Semper Fidelis" is Latin for "always faithful," and it could soon have a vehicle that lives up to it.

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21 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

Marines land ashore with Navy, Army

Army, Navy and Marine teams are training at Camp Pendleton this week for amphibious landing using LCACS, LCUs and tanks.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Kinston Free Press

Meet Me Monday: Marine vet drawn to the battlefield

Watching men in blue and gray take history out of the books and onto the battlefields struck a chord with Jake Jennette in the mid-1970s.

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Scoop

NZ Troops Hone Their Skills in Queensland

Soldiers from the New Zealand Army's 1 Brigade prepare to penetrate 'enemy' lines during Exercise Hamel, the Australian Army's annual foundation warfighting exercise which is being held in Townsville in northern Queensland from 7 July to 1 August 2014.

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Los Angeles Times

Afghan sentenced to prison for killing three Marines

Navy corpsman Farid Pezeshkian at the memorial in Hawaii to three Marines killed in a 2012 "insider" attack in Afghanistan.

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Stars and Stripes

WWII Marine's death could have deeper meaning

Randolph Allen's family members never stopped trying to find out what happened to him after he was among the U.S. Marines who landed on the tiny island of Tarawa during World War II.

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Stars and Stripes

Europe's Army reservists welcome new commander

Brig. Gen. Arlan M. DeBlieck assumed command of the 7th Civil Support Command at a ceremony Saturday on the parade field at Daenner Kaserne.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Army Times

New details emerge on Libya embassy evacuation

Libyans condemn and urge for an end of war during a protest on Saturday at the Algeria Square in Tripoli, Libya.

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Stars and Stripes

Helping veterans make their way in the corporate world

ST. PAUL, Minn. - In a commentary last week, manufacturing entrepreneur Erick Ajax discussed how his firm, EJ Ajax Metal Forming in Fridley, makes hiring veterans a priority.

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Examiner.com

For Those Who Serve America Bigger Than Gods Salutes You

Although he has retired from the US Navy as a LCDR , Submarine Officer, with 23 years of service in May 2010, his business savviness and artistic talents are being put to good use in recognizing those who have and continue to fight for America and for the rights of other countries who also deserve the same democratic freedoms.

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Jacksonville Daily News

Marine Corps Combat Service Support Schools moves to new post

Members of the Marine Corps Combat Service Support Schools on Camp Johnson said goodbye to their commanding officer after two years of service.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Cybercast News Service

Defense Department employee gets 2 years in prison

A federal judge has sentenced a Defense Department supervisor who oversaw construction and service contracts at a Southern California Marine Corps base to two years in prison after he pleaded guilty to bribery and other charges.

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The Island Packet

Marine Corps pilot opens cafe, creperie with 'European feel, southern charm'

Badcock Home Furniture and More is moving from its Lady's Island location, where it has been for a quarter of a century.

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Business Wire

Former US Marine Rides His Harley across the USA to Help Shelter Animals in Need

Harkening back to the days of Route 66 and how Americans used to drive awareness of issues from town to town, "Anthony's Ride for Shelter Pets" will take Rock & Rawhide volunteer, and Marine Corps Veteran, Anthony L. Ungaro, from New York to Los Angeles on his 2007 Harley-Davidson FXDB Dyna Bob.

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NOLA.com

Gen. Joseph Dunford confirmed as next Marine Corps commandant

Gen. Joseph Dunford Jr., has been confirmed by the U.S. Senate to become the 36th commandant of the Marine Corps, the Defense Department announced Friday .

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