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  1. What's that drone flying in over the horizon? It's a scout from Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Los Angeles Times

    An Iraqi Emergency Response Division soldier looks to the sky after hearing a noise believed to be from an Islamic State drone during fighting in west Mosul on April 7 in Mosul, Iraq. An Iraqi Emergency Response Division soldier looks to the sky after hearing a noise believed to be from an Islamic State drone during fighting in west Mosul on April 7 in Mosul, Iraq.

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  2. Longtime dispute with Army over dream home nears endRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Stars and Stripes

    One late night last November, someone broke into a rural home on a grassy hilltop in Cass County - what appeared to be a very nice home. Four levels, 10,000 square feet, a deck reaching toward a 25-acre lake.

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  3. NATO is more than a GDP pledge - it's about the safety of our worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Hill

    One has to wonder who is briefing President Trump on the North Atlantic Treaty Organization - or how many briefers he has ignored - when he gives a speech on the alliance and focuses on the fact that "23 of the 28 member nations are still not paying what they should be paying and what they're supposed to be paying for their defense," and again treats a goal of spending 2 percent of gross domestic product on defense as debt, saying "many of these nations owe massive amounts of money from past years and not paying in those past years. Over the last eight years, the United States spent more on defense than all other NATO countries combined."

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  4. US to launch test of nation's missile shieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Washington Examiner

    The agency will launch a "threat-representative" intercontinental ballistic missile from a test site on the Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands and a ground-based interceptor from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. The Department of Defense's Missile Defense Agency is planning to test the nation's missile shield next week, the agency said Friday.

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  5. The Longest-Lived Veterans of U.S. WarsRead the original story

    Friday | Meetings And Conventions

    In honor of this coming Memorial Day, we offer this roster of those said to be the longest-lived veterans of the six major wars that the United States was involved in, through World War I. Records for the Revolutionary War are somewhat sketchily verified, so we've listed a few candidates, and there might be yet others worthy of this list, which we would be glad to hear about.

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  6. El Dorado Co. sergeant back home after 9 months overseasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    After nine months of military deployment in Afghanistan, an El Dorado County sheriff's sergeant returned home to Northern California. El Dorado County sheriff's Sgt.

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  7. Lawrence Branan StonecypherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Gillette News-Record

    Lawrence Branan Stonecypher, 76, of Lyman, Nebraska, passed away Sunday, May 21, 2017, at Regional West Medical Center in Scottsbluff, Nebraska. Per his request, cremation has taken place and no public services will be held.

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  8. Airborne Review offers glimpse of century-old history, powerful capabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | Stars and Stripes

    In a dazzling display of their power, thousands of paratroopers of the 82nd Airborne Division showed a glimpse of their century-old history and their unique capabilities to rapidly deploy, seize airfields and destroy enemy targets. The Airborne Review on Thursday ended All American Week, the division's week-long celebration of paratroopers past and present.

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  9. Fort Bragg BoomRead the original story

    Wednesday May 24 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Paratroopers assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division detonate explosives during an airborne review at Fort Bragg, N.C., May 25, 2017. The review was the culminating event for All American Week, which celebrates the division.

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  10. UTRGV psychology student to conduct NSF-funded research on traumaRead the original story

    Thursday May 18 | Valley Morning Star

    Ortiz, who is studying psychology at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, is one of about 10 undergraduate students throughout the country who will participate in the National Science Foundation-funded Undergraduate Trauma Research Training Program at Syracuse University in New York from June 5-29.

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  11. Stanley KnoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | Republican Journal

    Stan was a graduate of Thornton Academy, class of 1943. He was then inducted into the U.S. Army and served in the 709th Military Police Battalion, Company B, for three years.

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  12. Police documents recount gruesome murder of an Afghanistan veteran at Fort BlissRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 7 | Stars and Stripes

    An Afghanistan veteran was stabbed to death in El Paso, according to court filings that recount a botched drug theft and the gruesome killing of a 23-year-old allegedly carried out by suspects connected to nearby Fort Bliss. Tyler Kaden Croke pleaded for his life before his throat was slashed by two suspects during the robbery at Croke's apartment in El Paso on May 7, according to a recently released complaint affidavit filed by El Paso Police and filed in El Paso County Court.

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  13. Chula Vista streets named to honor fallen military membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | KFMB-TV San Diego

    The city of Chula Vista is honoring the lives of fallen members of the military and is dedicating seven new streets named for those killed in Afghanistan and Iraq. The roadways are in the Village 2 development in Otay Ranch.

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  14. March to the Sea' honors soldiers' sacrificeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2017 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    There was a little rain, but the 'March to the Sea', a Memorial Day tribute where Tisbury School students and staff honor those who have died in their nation's service, marched on. "Memorial Day isn't just a three-day weekend," Jo Ann Murphy, retired sergeant in the United States Army; past post Commander of the American Legion; and the current Dukes County Veterans Service Officer, said before the flag was lowered to half-staff on Friday afternoon.

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  15. Letters for June 14Read the original story

    Jun 13, 2013 | Washington Examiner

    As the Obama administration focuses on immigration to deflect from other controversies surrounding the president, Americans should reflect on how the role of immigration has changed. America was built from a wilderness to the greatest country in the world.

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  16. Villagers rush to save woman trapped in a gutterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    ... closed Flower power! Melania beams as she steps out in Sicily wearing a $51,500 floral jacket - but removes it for a US Army helicopter ride 'They're too hot to handle!' Feverish fans claim Justin Trudeau and Emmanuel Macron look 'so in love' as ...

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  17. Pueblo chemical depot's mission has shifted from war support to weapons destructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Stars and Stripes

    Constructed in early 1942, it has been a heralded fixture of the community, supporting the military and in turn, this country, through times of war and peace. Thursday, the U.S. Army Chemical Depot celebrated its 75th anniversary by not only recapping its noble service but heralding the efforts of thousands of men and women, both soldiers and civilians, who made it all possible.

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  18. Liberty Tax names new chief operating officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Virginia Business

    Virginia Beach-based tax preparation firm Liberty Tax Inc. said Friday it has named Edward L. Brunot as chief operating officer, effective June 1. Most recently, Brunot served as president of MDV and executive vice president of SpartanNash, a wholesale distributor and grocery retailer. MDV, a division of SpartanNash, distributes grocery products to military commissaries in the United States and Europe.

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  19. Legislator Kennedy Honors Our Armed Service Men And WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsLI.com

    ... of the event was Eric Hesse who is currently the Director of the NYS Division of Veterans Affairs, and is a retired US Army Colonel. Hesse spoke about the importance of taking care of veterans after they return home, and the sacrifices they have ...

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  20. Woman demolishes 12 doughnuts in just 72 SECONDSRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    Flower power! Melania beams as she steps out in Sicily wearing a $51,500 floral jacket - but removes it for a US Army helicopter ride Serial killer who kept woman chained in a shipping container as a sex slave for months after murdering her boyfriend pleads guilty to SEVEN murders - but avoids the death penalty They WON'T be going in the album! Wedding photographers reveal the most outrageous photos they've captured 'If the Queen can visit victims so can the star they paid to see': Piers Morgan criticises Ariana Grande for heading home after Manchester terror attack Two Minnesota brothers with ties to Middle East are arrested after police find 'bomb-making materials, guns and ammunition in their car' Chris Cornell became 'cocky and aggressive after his wife confronted him over drug taking 30 minutes before he was found dead' 'I can't believe this is happening': Widow who appeared on ... (more)

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