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  1. Ronald Martyn FarrellRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    Ronald Martyn Farrell, 84, of Kent Switch Road, South Dayton, passed away, Monday, April 24, 2017, at Brooks Memorial Hospital in Dunkirk.


  2. Steven T. PoweskiRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Observer

    Auburn - Steven T. Poweski, 67, the husband of Kim Robillard-Poweski, of John Smith Avenue, Au- burn, passed away Friday, April 28, 2017 in Buffalo. A native of Dunkirk, NY, Steve is the son of Al and Wanda Poweski.


  3. Students at Frewsburg Central School District recently participated...Read the original story

    22 min ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    Frewsburg High School students were recently given the opportunity to read firsthand accounts of life in wartime Iraq and Afghanistan.


  4. Pentagon probes Trump's ex-adviser Flynn over foreign paymentsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    In a redacted version of a letter sent to the committee this week, the Defence Intelligence Agency told lawmakers it had found no evidence that Flynn sought approval of or reported any foreign payments. The DIA confirmed that he did so in a letter it sent to to the House committee this month, but added that it had no record of Flynn seeking permission or approval to accept money for going.


  5. Fort Bragg soldier earns rare battlefield promotion during deployment in IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 30 | Stars and Stripes

    Now serving in Iraq with Fort Bragg's 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Penderman has an undeniable impact on his unit and the ongoing fight to retake the key northern city of Mosul from the Islamic State terrorist group, officials said. So undeniable that Penderman, who has spent nearly seven years in the Army, was the recipient of a rare battlefield promotion last month.


  6. Stafford artist's design chosen for armed services memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    When Jason Breidenbach responded to a call for artists last fall to create an image for the black granite wall that will serve as the focal point of the memorial, he had doubts about whether he was the man for the job. He had never created art for laser etching.


  7. MDW Sharp team requires passion, adaptability and proactive approachRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | DC Military

    Mike Domitrz , founder of The Date Safe Project, speaks to Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall personnel during a U.S. Army Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month kickoff event at JBM-HH's Town Hall April 4. The event provided interactive and engaging SHARP training with the aim to inspire change in the lives of each audience member.


  8. Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan tandem sky dives with Golden KnightsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

    Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan, along with a number of community leaders, accepted an invitation to parachute from a military aircraft with the Golden Knights, the official aerial parachute demonstration team for the U.S. Army. The team makes about a dozen stops a year like the one this week at Clarksville Regional Airport, conducting approximately 900 tandem jumps.


  9. 2 U.S. special ops soldiers may have been killed in Afghanistan friendly fireRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    The bodies of U.S. Army Rangers Joshua Rodgers and Cameron Thomas, who were killed during a raid on an ISIS compound in Afghanistan, arrived at Dover Air Force Base on Friday. "We are investigating the circumstances of the combat deaths of the two army rangers in the beginning of what was an intense three-hour Earlier in the day, the Pentagon identified the soldiers as Sergeant Joshua Rodgers, 22, and Sergeant Cameron Thomas, 23. A third soldier was wounded in the operation.


  10. Marjorie J. RockRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Graveside service with military honors will be held for Marjorie J. Rock, Retired Lieutenant Colonel of the United States Army, on Friday, May 5, 2017 at 1pm at Hillcrest Cemetery in Heuvelton, NY. Marjorie began her military career during World War II, serving in North Africa and Italy with the US Army Nurse Corps.


  11. Gary R. SanfordRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... the military. On December 11, 1965, he married Zelda Diane Bishop in Potsdam. On December 14, 1965, he entered the US Army proudly serving his country during Vietnam until his honorable discharge on December 13, 1971. Gary worked at SUNY Canton as a ...


  12. Service honors El Paso corporal listed as missing in action in 1950Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    After 67 years, the family of an El Paso serviceman who was listed as Missing in Action during the Korean War felt his presence. "I think he was here," whispered 92-year-old Margie Velez, the oldest sister of the soldier during a memorial ceremony at Fort Bliss National Cemetery last week.


  13. Packers 2017 Draft: Interview with fifth-round pick Aaron JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | LombardiAve

    Lombardi Ave's Ralph Mancini spoke to Jones ahead of the draft. Enjoy hearing what the newest member of the Packers had to say.


  14. Henry Repeating Arms Honors Distinguished Veterans At The NRA 2017 Annual Meetings & ExhibitsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PR Newswire

    The presentation took place at The Friends of the NRA Foundation Banquet during The NRA's 2017 Annual Meetings & Exhibits at the Georgia World Congress Center in Veteran heroes honored by Henry Repeating Arms during 2017 National NRA Foundation Banquet in Atlanta, GA. L to R: Anthony Imperato, President of Henry Repeating Arms, with Honorees Don Jenkins, George J Krakosky, Ty Carter and Linda Becker.


  15. Friendly fire may have killed U.S. troops in Afghanistan: PentagonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Reuters

    The bodies of U.S. Army Rangers Joshua Rodgers and Cameron Thomas, who were killed during a raid on an ISIS compound in Afghanistan, arrived at Dover Air Force Base on Friday. Jillian Kitchener reports.


  16. Mantenuto family say 'he saw something' fighting ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... A coroner confirmed that the father-of-two intentionally took his own life. He left Hollywood in 2010 to join the US Army Special Forces, and became a decorated officer during his time there. Hero: Michael Mantenuto was a communications sergeant ...


  17. Help get our women veterans registered and recognizedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Republican Journal

    Editor's Note: Dee Ann McWilliams, retired U.S. Army major general, has announced the appointment of Joy Asuncion, retired U.S. Navy senior chief petty officer, as an ambassador for the Women In Military Service For America Memorial Foundation for Maine, of which McWilliams is president. I am honored by my appointment to represent the state of Maine as an ambassador for the national memorial dedicated to all women who have served in the U.S. military, and I'm very thankful to be a part of the foundation and its ongoing effort to get women recognized for their service.


  18. Vectrus (VEC) Given Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.50Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Political

    News articles about Vectrus have trended positive on Saturday, according to Alpha One Sentiment. The research firm, a subsidiary of Accern, scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources.


  19. 'Miracle' star Michael Mantenuto 'saw something' in ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    During his final year in the military, he reportedly fought ISIS in Iraq and Syria as part of Operation Inherent Resolve and "something happened over there" that led him to commit suicide, his father told TMZ . The 35-year-old, who portrayed Jack O'Callahan in the flick, committed suicide by a gunshot to the head on Monday, the Kings County Medical Examiner's Office in Washington confirmed to the Daily News.


  20. An Army grunt's astonishing 1970 photos capture a hellish Vietnam firefightRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Mashable

    In April 1970, 22-year-old James Speed Hensinger , an enlisted man in the U.S. Army's 173rd Airborne Brigade, was stationed at a compound in Phu Tai, west of the coastal city of Qui Nhon, Vietnam. Over the course of several nights, a lone Viet Cong fighter had repeatedly crept in among the rocks on a mountain overlooking the base and sprayed the camp with automatic AK-47 fire, perforating the sheet-metal roofs of the Americans' hooches, killing one man and vexing the rest.