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35 min ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

Saying thanks is not enough10:32 am | 0

They can be forgiven if they think "Thanks for your service" is an incomplete thank you, an insincere and hollow expression, showing a lack of understanding and real appreciation of what these men and women had been through.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, US Military, US Marine Corps, Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, US News, Opinion

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Coast News

Marines commemorate the Battle of Ramadi

Nancy Walker approached a great stone slab. Carved in the face of the marbled stone were the names of the Marines of the Second Battalion, 4th Marines killed in action while serving in the Iraq and Afghanistan campaigns.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Marine Corps, US News, Camp Pendleton, CA

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Sodexo keeps goals, H1 profit rises

French catering, facilities management and vouchers group Sodexo kept its full-year goals on Thursday after operating profit rose 11.4 in the first half, helped by cost cuts and new contracts in the United States.

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NJ.com

Marine Corps double-amputee who passed through Warren, Hunterdon counties finishes cross-country ride

Rob Jones, 28, left Bar Harbor, Maine, on Oct. 14 and arrived Saturday at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton in Oceanside, Calif., according to accounts he set up on Twitter and Facebook to track his journey.

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Alabama Live

University of Montevallo's spring commencement ceremony is May 3

Maj. Gen. Frederick M. Padilla with the U.S. Marines will be the speaker at the University of Montevallo's spring commencement ceremonies on May 3, 2014.

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WCBM-AM Pikesville

Marine Kicked Out Of Pizza Hut: The Reason Why Will Make Your Blood Boil

According to a Facebook post by a user calling himself Rick Libertas Semper, a popular pizza chain refused to serve him because he was wearing four patches signifying his service as a U.S. Marine.

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Wiltshire Times

US fighter aircraft to make European debut at Fairford Air Tattoo

Aviation history will be made in the UK this summer when, in a major airshow first, the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II, the Joint Strike Fighter, makes its much-anticipated European debut.

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MotherJones

We're Still at War: Photo of the Day for April 17, 2014

Marines put out a controlled fire on a mobile aircraft fire training device at Marine Corps Air Station Futenma April 7 during a visit from Girl Scouts.

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Marine Corps Times

Aspiring pilot, recruited to be Navajo Code Talker, dies

A Navajo man who aspired to be a pilot but was recruited to become a Code Talker during World War II has died.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The American Conservative

An Officer Corps That Cana t Score

The most curious thing about our four defeats in Fourth Generation War-Lebanon, Somalia, Iraq, and Afghanistan-is the utter silence in the American officer corps.

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Hudson Hub-Times

Former Hudson Council member remembered

John William Jeffers died April 11, 2014, after a brief illness. He had just received an award for 50 years of exemplary service to the Ohio legal community.

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The Florida Times-Union

Ability Housing committed to being good neighbor in Springfield

Thank you for your April 11 editorial, which stated that Ability Housing of Northeast Florida's Cottage Avenue Apartments project deserves support.

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Jacksonville Daily News

US Marines, sailors to conduct training in Nigeria

Approximately 20 Marines and sailors from Special-Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Africa 14 will travel in April to Nigeria to conduct a theater security cooperation mission designed to improve the military capacity of our African partners and better enable them to prevent conflict and increase regional security.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Marine Corps, US News, Travel, Nigeria Travel, Africa Travel, Naval Air Station Sigonella, US Army, Camp Lejeune, Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune

Morning Journal

Robert Henderson

Mr. Henderson was born on March 10, 1937 in Kent, OH, a son of Orlen and Margaret Henderson.

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Medford Mail Tribune

Defendant testifies of wife's 'suicide'

Aretired Marine accused of murdering his wife at their Medford home admitted on the stand Tuesday that he was a "coward" for leaving her body with their young son, but claimed she was the one who pulled the trigger.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

10News

Mom asked by Disney park employee to cover up

A local family's first trip to the Disneyland resort in Anaheim was marred, they say, by a comment made by a park employee.

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Times Recorder

Downing graduates from Marine training

While at Parris Island, he received training in first aid, general military subjects, physical fitness, Marine Corps history and weapons familiarization.

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WALB-TV Albany

MCLB holds child abuse awareness ceremony

Marine Corps Logistics Base in Albany reminds everyone it only takes a minute to prevent child abuse.

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This Week Community News

Services held April 16 for city resident, public servant

Services will be held Wednesday, April 16, for Frances S. Steube, longtime Canal Winchester resident and public servant, and the woman for whom the city's community center is named.

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MotherJones

We're Still at War: Photo of the Day for April 15, 2014

Cpl. Rashawn Poitevien, 6th Marine Regiment, 3rd Battalion, Headquarters and Service Company, Scout Snipers Platoon, engages targets downrange with an M40A5 during the Talon Exercise at Yuma Proving Grounds, Ariz., March 28, 2014.

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