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1 hr 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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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, US Military, US Marine Corps, US News, US Navy, Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune

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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Related Topix: US Military, US Marine Corps, US News, Rush, KY

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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Freshnews

Lockheed Martin's Unmanned K-MAX Cargo Helicopter Team Returns From...

After lifting more than 4.5 million pounds of cargo and conducting thousands of delivery missions for the U.S. Marine Corps, the Lockheed Martin and Kaman Aerospace Corporation K-MAX cargo unmanned aircraft system has returned to the United States following a nearly three-year deployment in Afghanistan.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

KFMB-TV San Diego

Hard Rock hosts comic book drive for US Marines

In celebration of the start of Comic-Con, Hard Rock kicked off its "True Hero" comic drive Thursday for our Marines.

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Hard Rock hosts comic book drive for US Marines

In celebration of the start of Comic-Con, Hard Rock kicked off its "True Hero" comic drive Thursday for our Marines.

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KFMB-am

Maiden deployment for USS San Diego Friday

The amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego is scheduled to begin its maiden deployment Friday when the vessel leaves its namesake city as part of the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group, according to the Navy.

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WISN-TV

Eagle firefighter, veteran killed in crash

Two communities are mourning an Iraq veteran and an Eagle Fire Department hero. The Eagle Fire Department is draped with black and purple bunting, and its flags are lowered to half staff.

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The Mississippi Press

Sailors, marines aboard Ingalls-built America train with Colombian marines

Only five days after their departure from the Ingalls Shipyard, sailors and marines aboard LHA 6 America began a three-day exercise with Colombian marines at the International Center for Amphibious Training located in Covenas, Colombia.

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