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  1. Measuring the savings at the military commissaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Stars and Stripes

    When the Defense Department earlier this year proposed cutting more than 70 percent from the federal dollars provided to help run military commissaries, it provoked a fierce outcry among military personnel and their families. They worried that a reduced federal appropriation would diminish the money they can save by shopping for groceries at commissaries and, at worst, cause store closures or even the collapse of the system that provides the financial benefit.

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  2. Measuring the savings at the commissaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Stars and Stripes

    When the Defense Department earlier this year proposed cutting more than 70 percent from the federal dollars provided to help run military commissaries, it provoked a fierce outcry among military personnel and their families. They worried that a reduced federal appropriation would diminish the money they can save by shopping for groceries at commissaries and, at worst, cause store closures or even the collapse of the system that provides the financial benefit.

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  3. Sailor, alleged attacker were assigned to Portsmouth psychiatric unitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    Nearly seven weeks ago, a stabbing at Portsmouth Naval Medical Center left one sailor critically injured and sent police scouring surrounding cities for the alleged stabber, a fellow sailor.

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  4. Portsmouth hospital stabbing suspect charged by NavyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    The suspect accused of stabbing a fellow sailor at Portsmouth Naval Medical Center in June was formally charged by the Navy on Wednesday.

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  5. U.S. military wraps up aid mission in PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    U.S. Navy Seabees and Filipino troops build classrooms in Tacloban, the Philippines, in July 2014.

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  6. Navy still eyeing Portsmouth hammerhead craneRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    PORTSMOUTH, Virginia - Though few may know it by name, anybody who's lived in Hampton Roads for even a short time has seen "Hammerhead Crane 110."

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  7. Syria transfers last batch of chemical weapons stockpileRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    The Syrian government turned over the last of its chemical weapons stockpile to the international community, and U.S. chemical weapons experts will soon begin destroying the deadly materials, according to officials.

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  8. NCIS: Servicemember may have aided suspect in Navy base stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    Naval Criminal Investigative Service agents are questioning a servicemember who they think aided the escape of Petty Officer 3rd Class Wilbur Harwell, accused in the stabbing of another sailor June 6 at the Naval Support Activity Hampton Roads Portsmouth Annex in Virginia.

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  9. Officials: Servicemember aided alleged stabber's escapeRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    Naval Criminal Investigative Service agents are questioning a servicemember who they believe aided the escape of Petty Officer 3rd Class Wilbur Harwell, after he allegedly stabbed another sailor on June 6 at the Naval Support Activity Hampton Roads Portsmouth Annex in Virginia.

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  10. Suspect in Virginia Naval base stabbing arrested after manhuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    A man suspected of repeatedly stabbing a fellow sailor near a naval hospital was arrested Friday, ending an hourslong manhunt, according to the Navy.

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  11. Coast Guard coordinates rescue of 3 people, dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    Henri Worthalter, left, of Belgium; Lisa Rorke, of the United Kingdom; Dexter, a Jack Russell Terrier and Leonard Rorke, of the United Kingdom, are seen Friday, April 25, 2014, the day after the Coast Guard coordinated the rescue of the group on Thursday.

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