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  1. Navy finishes 2nd in 2016 Rainier Cup | GolfRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Whidbey News-Times

    Navy's Ron Coleman blasts out of the sand in Friday's round of the Rainier Cup at the Gallery Friday. Army earned rare bragging rights - in golf - over its brothers in the Navy and Air Force by winning the 2016 Rainier Cup June 24-26.

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  2. Turkey seeks to mend fences with Israel, Russia in foreign policy resetRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Reuters

    Russia's President Vladimir Putin delivers a speech during a meeting with the United Russia party members in Moscow, Russia, June 27, 2016. Turkey announced the restoration of diplomatic ties with Israel after a six-year rupture and expressed regret to Russia over the downing of a warplane on Monday, seeking to mend strained alliances and ease a sense of isolation on the world stage.

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  3. Victor Johnson named Veteran of the MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Covington Leader

    Covington native Victor Johnson was recently honored as the June Veteran of the Month by the Tipton County Veterans Council at a ceremony held at the Tipton County Museum, Veteran Memorial and Nature Center in Covington. Johnson was nominated Covington District 1 Alderwoman Minnie Bommer, who told those gathered for the recognition ceremony that "Victor grew up here and he makes us all proud all the time and we are really glad to have him back in Covington.

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  4. Gender Dynamics Cause Women To Leave EngineeringRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Chemical Processing

    When Savannah River Tritium Enterprise built its new tritium gas extraction facility in the years around 2004, project and controls engineer Laura Sheets reports she and her colleagues knew they needed to automate more of their meticulously documented and compliant processes and procedures. "Disciplined operations is a way of life at my site, including performing actions in a stepwise manner per the instructions specified in paper procedures, a practice that originated in the nuclear U.S. Navy," says Sheets, who is lead engineer for the DeltaV DCS on the project side of the tritium process control groups at SRTE, which is part of the U.S. Dept.

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  5. MIT's "Science Out Loud" Series Starts Season TwoRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Chemical Processing

    When Savannah River Tritium Enterprise built its new tritium gas extraction facility in the years around 2004, project and controls engineer Laura Sheets reports she and her colleagues knew they needed to automate more of their meticulously documented and compliant processes and procedures. "Disciplined operations is a way of life at my site, including performing actions in a stepwise manner per the instructions specified in paper procedures, a practice that originated in the nuclear U.S. Navy," says Sheets, who is lead engineer for the DeltaV DCS on the project side of the tritium process control groups at SRTE, which is part of the U.S. Dept.

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  6. Passed the Test: Lockheed Martin Q-53 Radar Demonstrates Counter-UAS CapabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Freshnews

    The Lockheed Martin AN/TPQ-53 counterfire radar recently demonstrated its ability to identify and track unmanned aerial systems and pass that information to a command and control node, a key capability as the battlespace rapidly becomes more crowded with emerging air threats. "The demonstration showed that the Q-53 radar can provide soldiers in combat real time awareness of air threats," said Rick Herodes, Q-53 program director, Lockheed Martin.

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  7. Ludacris to play Guant namo on the 4th of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    Rapper Ludacris is putting on a show for the folks at U.S. Navy base Guantanamo on the Fourth of July. But don't think about trying to jump on a boat or plane to see it.

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  8. Airport authority predicting modest 2.5 percent growth in passenger trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Passengers make their way at Jacksonville International Airport. Monday the Jacksonville Aviation Authority board is scheduled to adopt its 2016-17 budget.

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  9. Huckabee on Brexit Vote: Britons, Like Americans, 'Are Frustrated'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | News Max

    Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, who was in Liverpool, England when the Brexit vote came down, said it was no accident that people in Great Britain voted to leave the European Union, as like in the United States, they are "frustrated." "People are tired of big government telling them what to do and what to think," Huckabee, who dropped out of the 2016 presidential race, told Fox News' "America's Newsroom" program.

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  10. 100th anniversary of No.2 Construction BattalionRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | The Chronicle Herald

    No.2 Construction Battalion, also known as the Black Battalion, included black men from Canada, the US, and Caribbean countries. Why are we commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the No.2 Construction Battalion ? What is this Bn? For I have never heard of it.

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  11. Ride of Pride Truck Presented to SchneiderRead the original story

    29 min ago | Heavy Duty Trucking

    This year's Ride of Pride truck is a 2017 Freightliner Cascadia Evolution equipped with a Detroit DD15 engine. Daimler Trucks North America presented the 2016 Ride of Pride truck to Schneider during a special ceremony commemorating military veterans.

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  12. Navy accepts delivery of USNS Carson CityRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Nevada Appeal

    Austal USA's Expeditionary Fast Transport team finalized the delivery of USNS Carson City to the U.S. Navy during a small document-signing event held onboard the ship here on June 24, 2016. The EPF program provides the Navy with a new high-speed intra-theater transport capability.

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  13. Always take the side of the nation, Aquino urges AFPRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Manila Bulletin

    President Aquino yesterday urged the Armed Forces of the Philippines to always take the side of the nation and continue to defend and protect its people from all threats. In his final address as commander-in-chief, the President said that the AFP has performed well in the past six years and thanked the military for its service.

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  14. Factbox - Impact of Russian sanctions on trade ties with TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | The Star Online

    Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has written to Russian leader Vladimir Putin to apologise over the shooting down of a Russian air force jet by Turkey's military, the Kremlin said on Monday, opening the way for Moscow to lift economic sanctions. The Russian jet was shot down, with the loss of the pilot, last November while it took part in Moscow's military campaign in Syria.

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  15. India PM Modi slams party colleague Swamy for attacks on central bank chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | The Peninsula

    New Delhi: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday slammed a party colleague for "inappropriate" personal attacks on popular central bank chief Raghuram Rajan which are thought to have contributed to his departure. Modi also said he appreciated Rajan's work, just over a week after the Reserve Bank of India governor announced he was standing down at the end of his first term in September.

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  16. Navy veteran recalls World War II service aboard USS Vega in the PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Stars and Stripes

    He was living at Vera, near the town of Seymour, when he enlisted in the Navy in 1942 for World War II. He can remember now in his home in Lamesa, the details and sequence of trips back and forth across the Pacific Ocean aboard the USS Vega AK-17, a cargo ship that supplied material for troops on land.

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  17. Seattle man dies BASE jumping in B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | The Walkerton Herald Times

    A Seattle man who died BASE jumping from the Stawamus Chief Mountain in British Columbia wouldn't want anyone to assume the worst about the extreme sport, says his girlfriend. Gary Kremer, a 30-year-old former marine, has been identified by his girlfriend Paige Anderson as the man who died near the popular outdoor adventure spot near Squamish, north of Vancouver, on Sunday.

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  18. a I kind of have mixed emotions.a A Green Beret reacts to being denied the Medal of HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | The Washington Post

    Sgt. 1st Class Earl D. Plumlee, right, is presented the Silver Star for his actions in Afghanistan at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state on May 1, 2015. Army Sgt.

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  19. Andrew HibmaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Pipestone County Star

    Andy Hibma, 89, Pipestone, died on Father's Day, Sunday, June 19, 2016 at Good Samaritan Communities of Pipestone. Graveside services were held Thursday, June 23 at New Woodlawn Cemetery, Pipestone, with Rev.

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  20. New chaplain hopes to help Fairbanks policeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Steven Sabens poses in his office in the Veteran's office at the Fairbanks Rescue Mission Thursday morning, June 23, 2016.

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