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  1. Background info on Somalis in the US includes diaspora, terror recruitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Stars and Stripes

    Guests stand for a moment after lighting their candles during a vigil at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Columbus, Ohio, Monday, Nov. 28, 2016. A Somali-born Ohio State University student plowed his car into a group of pedestrians on campus and then got out and began stabbing people with a butcher knife Monday before he was shot to death by a police officer.

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  2. Maine armory transformation promises coffee, convenience, karateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    The art deco-style front section of the former National Guard armory stands out now, after the bulk of the building was demolished this summer to make way for its ongoing redevelopment as an Irving gas station and a convenience store. The pre-World War II brick building with concrete medallions, urns and window accents is visible from Broadway, a main thoroughfare that carries thousands of cars daily past the foot of the Casco Bay Bridge.

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  3. Former Marine pleads guilty to sexual conduct with 14-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    A former Marine was sentenced to 20 months in prison Tuesday, after he traveled to Maine to have sex with a 14-year-old girl in 2014, prosecutors said. William McNeill, 23, pleaded guilty in a Portland, Maine court in March to a charge of travelling interstate to engage in sexual conduct with a minor.

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  4. Federal documents shed little light on how Adnan Fazeli entered US from IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    Federal documents unsealed Monday that revealed an FBI investigation into a Freeport man who died last year fighting for the Islamic State, paint an incomplete picture of how Adnan Fazeli initially entered the country after fleeing Iran. Refugees who come to the United States go through a complex process that begins with an initial vetting by the United Nations that is followed by a screening by the U.S. State Department.

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  5. Donald Trump says even legal immigrants are a security threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    Republican U.S. Presidential candidate Donald Trump holds a press conference at Trump National Doral July 27, 2016 in Miami, Fla. At a rally in Portland, Maine, on Thursday afternoon, Trump provided a lengthy explanation of why he thinks the United States needs to be skeptical of immigrants from many countries, even if they follow the legal process.

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  6. Ship is christened without mayor of namesake cityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    Ingalls Shipbuilding christened its newest Navy warship Saturday - the Portland - despite the refusal of its namesake city's mayor to get on board. That's why the Secretary of the Navy Roy Mabus invited Portland Mayor Charlie Hales to attend the amphibious transport dock's christening at the Pascagoula shipyard.

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  7. Maine company lands $15 million deal for work at Navy sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    Shipyard workers at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard successfully undock the Los Angeles-class submarine USS San Juan in this 2011 file photo. The shipyard is a field activity of Naval Sea Systems Command and is committed to maximizing the material readiness of the Fleet by ensuring every ship is ready to respond to the Navy's mission.

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