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  1. Teen survived famine in North Korea, now escapee looks to make it in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Stars and Stripes

    Joseph Kim is facing a momentous decision that might be familiar to some fortunate young Americans. Should he accept Bard College's offer of a full ride? Or a lesser scholarship from American University that would require him to come up with $40,000 a year? Maybe Columbia will still come back to him with an offer? But Kim, a political science major preparing to transfer from a community college in Brooklyn, is not your typical American college applicant.

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  2. Virginia National Guard veterans now eligible for state ID cardRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Stars and Stripes

    A new state law took effect Wednesday making Virginia National Guard soldiers and airmen eligible for the Virginia veterans identification card. The card, issued by the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles, is accepted by businesses in the state that provide discounts to military veterans.

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  3. Warrior pose: Yoga catching on as therapy for veterans' PTSDRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Yoga teacher Dui Mora holds a class with veterans and active-duty men and women at the Pentagon in Arlington, Va. The Veterans Health Administration has launched four pilot programs offering yoga, acupuncture and equine therapies as part of an effort to reduce the dependence of tens of thousands of veterans on opiate painkillers.

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  4. Report cites multiple failures in Rolling Stone rape articleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Students participating in rush pass by the Phi Kappa Psi house at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Va., in this Jan. 15, 2015 file photo. Now the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism is about to explain how it all went so wrong.

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  5. Conn. Civil War regiment, and its flag, made a statement at Fort GreggRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    In one of the Civil War's last brutal fights, a mud-covered Yankee corporal taunted Confederates with the blue flag of Connecticut. Under heavy fire, color-bearer George Phillips and a companion from the 10th Connecticut Volunteer Infantry Regiment dashed across open ground, sloshed through a rain-filled moat and scaled the slippery wall of a crucial fort in Gen.

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  6. Report: Rolling Stone rape article 'journalistic failure'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Students participating in rush pass by the Phi Kappa Psi house at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Va., in this Jan. 15, 2015 file photo. Now the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism is about to explain how it all went so wrong.

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  7. Black troops were among first Union forces to occupy Richmond in 1865Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Union soldiers had plenty of reason to worry as - late on the night of April 2, 1865 - they peered through the gloom and tried to puzzle out what was happening in the Confederate defenses southeast of Richmond. Despite reports of a breakthrough at Petersburg, the depleted Federal forces guarding the north side of the James River had met fierce resistance earlier that day, losing nearly 100 men in a brutal test of the enemy's position.

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  8. Sherman's march through Fayetteville heaped destruction on an 'offensively rebellious' cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    That mood was not improved when reports reached him that the Clarendon Bridge, the only structure across the Cape Fear River for miles, had burned. While a replacement was stretched over the rain-swollen river, Sherman and his army would call Fayetteville home.

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  9. Navy probes death of sailor at North Island Naval Air StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Naval Criminal Investigative Service agents are investigating the death of a sailor at North Island Naval Air Station in Coronado. Chief Petty Officer Demond Walker, a personnel specialist, was found dead at 5:50 a.m. Thursday in the Commander Naval Air Forces building complex.

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