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  1. Council fires Police ChiefRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Proctor Journal

    He was invited to the White House to be part of its 21st Century Policing program last year, in January he was invited to be a panelist on the Minnesota Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. He was selected by his fellow chiefs to represent them on the Minnesota Police Chiefs association as the Region 3 state representative in the seven county area.

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  2. Bacevich on New Trump Advisor McMaster: Where's the Vision?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Institute for Public Accuracy

    Bacevich is professor emeritus of history and international relations at Boston University. A graduate of the U.S. Military Academy, he received his PhD in American diplomatic history from Princeton University.

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  3. Federal court: Assault rifles not protected by Second AmendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    A federal appeals court ruled Tuesday that assault rifles and other so-called "weapons of war" are not protected under the Second Amendment. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit decision upheld Maryland's ban on assault rifles, which was passed in 2013 in response to the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Connecticut.

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  4. Lester Ruthenbeck, 77Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Lakefield Standard

    ... in 1960. After college, Les went to work at the First State Bank in Okabena for two years and then enlisted in the US Army. On December 14, 1963, Les was united in marriage to Rose Marie Reder at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Lakefield. During his ...

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  5. Military contractor admits bribes, kickbacks for work at N.J. basesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    NEWARK -- A former construction contractor for U.S. military facilities in New Jersey admitted Tuesday to paying more than $90,000 in bribes to an Army employee to secure subcontracts at two bases. George Grassie, of Covington Township, Pa., pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Susan D. Wigenton in Newark to charges of conspiring to defraud the United States and commit bribery, and providing unlawful kickbacks, according to a statement from the office of U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman.

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  6. Gregg Stephens, PG, Joins AtwellRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Business Wire

    He will be based in Atlanta, Georgia. Stephens will manage projects and teams performing assessments and remediation of hazardous waste sites, and chemical/petroleum releases and evaluations of groundwater resources.

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  7. Distant Echoes, local heroes - A Soldier's StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Moultrie News

    Commander John E. Navarre, Jr. U.S. Navy, Retired, during A Final Bridge Watch, USS Missouri BB63, Sept.

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  8. Woodford County News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Legal Record

    A World War II veteran takes a photo in Washington,D.C., while visiting as a guest of a Greater Peoria Honor Flight. All Central Illinois veterans are eligible to go on a flight.

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  9. Tazewell County News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Legal Record

    Vinyl Art Studio celebrates its grand opening at its new location at 407 Court St., Pekin, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The thousands of hours that University of Illinois Extension master naturalists donate each year help to maintain parks and recreational areas in Peoria, Tazewell, Fulton and Mason counties.

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  10. Germany wants surveillance airships for U.N. mission in MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Star Online

    The German military plans to beef up security for a U.N. peacekeeping mission in Mali by deploying a number of tethered aerostats - small airships with threat-tracking sensors - like those used by the U.S. military in Afghanistan, a spokeswoman for the armed forces said. U.S. officials said they had provided information to the German Bundeswehr about a range of options, including the possibility of buying used aerostats built by Lockheed Martin Corp for the U.S. Army.

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  11. Trump's hiring freeze is causing pre school programs to close for US Army familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    A federal civilian hiring freeze ordered by President Donald Trump has forced at least two Army bases to indefinitely suspend some child care programs. Officials at Fort Knox, Kentucky, notified families Feb. 17 of the suspension to the on-base part-day child development center programs, its hourly care program and the enrollment of new families into the CDC.

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  12. Trump's federal hiring freeze forces two Army bases to close child-care programsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Hill

    Military families with children who attend child development center programs at Fort Knox in Kentucky and U.S. Army Garrison Wiesbaden in Germany were notified last week about the suspension of the program and that no new families would be enrolled. "Effective immediately, no new children will be enrolled in the CDC," read a letter signed by the Fort Knox garrison commander, according to Military.com .

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  13. Iraq snapshotRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Common Ills

    Wednesday, February 22, 2017. Chaos and violence continue, the western media covers one death while largely ignoring another, and much more.

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  14. Why Tomato Juice Tastes Better at 37,000 FeetRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Air & Space

    We are four times more likely to order tomato juice on a flight than on the ground. Lufthansa wanted to find out why, so they conducted a taste test in a simulated, pressurized plane.

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  15. Fort Carson soldiers to begin live-fire training exercisesRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Fort Carson is advising the public that it's beginning one month of training exercises, which will involve live munitions and heavy traffic at the U.S. Army installation near Colorado Springs.

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  16. Fort Drum contractor to cut dozens of jobs starting this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    An aviation maintenance contractor on post will lay off dozens of workers starting this week, which could result in millions of dollars in lost wages for the area. L3 Technologies said in a letter to the union for its workers that it plans to cut 44 positions between Friday and August, about a third of its 120-person workforce there.

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  17. Jeff Sessions needs to stop the prosecution of this veteranRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Hot Air

    This is one of the stranger stories to come out in a while, but fortunately it sounds like one situation which could be quickly and cleanly pencil whipped into the dustbin by our new Attorney General. Out in California there is a 74-year-old United States Army veteran who is set to go on trial next month .

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  18. President Trump's hiring freeze is forcing two Army bases to suspend their child-care programsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Salon

    When President Trump ordered a federal hiring freeze shortly after taking office, critics were quick to point out that it could have a serious impact on veterans and service members, who make up 30 percent of the federal workforce. Now another piece of evidence has come out indicating that they were correct.

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  19. Greg Jaffe:Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Jewish World Review

    More than any other officer of his generation, Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster's military career has been defined by a willingness to dissent - often forcefully.

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  20. An Enthusiastic Welcome for McMasterRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Weekly Standard

    President Donald Trump, right, listens to Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, left, at Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, where Trump announced that McMaster will be the new national security advisor.

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