US Army Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Amy Goodman: Gun control after the Valentine's Day massacre:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 23 | The Spokesman-Review

    Nikolas Cruz knew how to handle a gun, thanks to the National Rifle Association and the U.S. Army. The accused perpetrator of the Valentine's Day massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, gunned down 17 people in three minutes, all with a semi-automatic AR-15.

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  2. Botts, William C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 23 | Northwest Herald

    William C. Botts Born: April 16, 1934; in Woodstock, IL Died: February 20, 2018; in Woodstock, IL William C. Botts, of Woodstock, passed away on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at Centegra Hospital - Huntley with his family by his side. He was born April 16, 1934 in Woodstock to Bernice Botts.

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  3. An open-ended missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    U.S. Army soldiers act as spotters Jan. 24 during a mortar exercise at a small coalition outpost in western Iraq near the border with Syria. A few hundred American troops are stationed at a small outpost near the town of Qaim along Iraq's border with Syria.

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  4. Amy Donaldson: Spending a month in South Korea meant revisiting my...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | Deseret News

    PYEONGCHANG, South Korea - As I was being battered by a particularly brutal blast of frigid wind, I stared at the barb-wire topped fence that marks the border of South Korea and thought about him. I wondered if he felt the same guilt about the U.S. being part of the decision to separate Korea into two countries.

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  5. Andrew Francis MalovrhRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 22 | Daily Globe

    Andy was born in St. Cloud, Minn., on Aug. 30, 1946. He is the son of the late Paul and Alice Malovrh.

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  6. How a Killer Flu Spread From Western Kansas to the WorldRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 22 | US News & World Report

    The virus began on the wind-swept Kansas prairie, where dirt-poor farm families struggled to do daily chores - slopping pigs, feeding cattle, horses and chickens, living in primitive, cramped, uninsulated quarters. It's not known whether it started in the pigs or chickens or birds flying overhead.

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  7. Civil Rights Leader Recounts Civil War, Civil Rights Heroes at Navy ObservanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | DC Military

    Dr. Frank Smith holds the Dahlgren history book, "The Sound of Freedom," he just received from Capt. Godfrey "Gus" Weekes, Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division commanding officer, while the two shake hands at the 2018 African American and Black History Month Observance.

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  8. Air Force Trials for Wounded Warriors begin todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | DC Military

    More than 125 Air Force wounded, ill and injured service men and women will compete in the Air Force Trials Feb. 23 to March 2, 2048, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada. The Air Force Trials is an adaptive and resiliency sports event designed to promote the mental and physical well-being of the participants.

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  9. Two top White House advisers may leave over tensions with TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | The Age

    Longstanding friction between US President Donald Trump and two top aides has grown to a point at which either or both might quit soon, four senior administration officials said. Both National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster and Chief of Staff John Kelly are military men considered by US political observers as moderating influences on the President by imposing a routine on the White House.

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  10. Natalie Portman stars in the enigmatic, ultimately...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | SFGate

    In his 2014 speculative thriller "Ex Machina," writer-director Alex Garland created a haunting, stylishly atmospheric meditation on what it means to be human, building a credible world just this shy of the future in which humanoid robots moved, loved and deceived with all the nuance and subterfuge of their flesh-and-bone counterparts. Garland brings his considerable talents for weird vibes and arresting visuals to "Annihilation," which this time dwells on nature run amok rather than technology - and to less successful effect.

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  11. Cobra Gold ramp-up reflects growing tensions with China's militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | The Nation

    ... The presence of the US in the Indo-Pacific matters in the final resolution of the South China Sea dispute. The US Army holds more than 1,500 military exercises in the Asia-Pacific region each year. Significant joint, combined and other smaller ...

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  12. Former soldier pleads guilty to charge of smuggling cigarettes purchased at Fort BraggRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | Stars and Stripes

    A former soldier pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday to being involved in a cigarette-smuggling enterprise that operated between Fort Bragg and New York City, according to a release from the office of the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of North Carolina. Jonathan Rex Leach, 33, of Raleigh, pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to trafficking in contraband cigarettes.

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  13. Administration plans to keep troops in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | Albany Times Union

    US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks during a joint press conference following a meeting in Ankara, Turkey on February 16, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / ADEM ALTANADEM ALTAN/AFP/Getty Images US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks during a joint press conference following a meeting in Ankara, Turkey on February 16, 2018.

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  14. Bobby James RobinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Bobby James Robinson was gloriously ushered into the presence of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Monday, February 19, 2018. He was born in Waco, Georgia, on September 19, 1942, the son of the late George Mirum Robinson and the late Rosie Mae Howard Robinson.

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  15. Ralph PetersI'm a military man and I think we should ban assault weaponsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | New York Post

    ... we had to sell his guns to put food on the table. Those arms were important to him and, thus, to me. I served in the US Army, including unforgettable years in an infantry battalion. I fired my share of automatic weapons, from M16A1s to machine guns ...

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  16. U.S. Army Veteran to Receive a Mortgage-Free Home in Boiling SpringsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 22 | GwdToday.com

    Aaron Hillis on Friday, March 2 at 10 a.m. Located at 426 Portifino Court, this is the eleventh home donated jointly by U.S. Bank and Freedom Alliance, a charitable organization which provides support to injured service members and military families. "This gift will definitely help ease a lot of financial stress and anxiety, as well as allow me to better focus on taking care of myself," said Hillis.

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  17. Reuters: Kelly, McMaster Mull ResigningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | News Max

    Longstanding friction between U.S. President Donald Trump and two top aides, the National Security Adviser and the Chief of Staff, has grown to a point that either or both might quit soon, four senior administration officials said. Both H.R. McMaster and John Kelly are military men considered by U.S. political observers as moderating influences on the president by imposing a routine on the White House.

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  18. New trial ordered for ex-Fort Carson soldier 'coerced' into admitting role in 2014 murder | Colorado Springs Gazette, NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | The Gazette

    An ex-Fort Carson soldier serving life in prison for a 2014 murder in Security-Widefield won a new trial after his attorneys successfully argued that he was coerced by interrogators into making incriminating statements. When Brian Keith Springsted, 35, goes before a new jury on Aug. 13, prosecutors will be barred from introducing a key part of their case - a series of alleged admissions in which authorities say Springsted acknowledged putting two rounds in the chest of Daniel "Chopps" Baird with a .45-cal handgun moments after a different man had shot him in the head.

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  19. Vallejo native Judge Paul L. Beeman calls it a career after almost 18 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | The Reporter

    After almost 18 years on the bench, Paul L. Beeman is calling it a career, the Solano County Superior Court announced in a press release Wednesday. A Vallejo native, Judge Beeman was appointed to the Solano Superior Court by Gov. Gray Davis on April 10, 2000.

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  20. Former soldier who killed terrorism suspect seeks Trump pardon as a form of forgivenessaRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 22 | Washington Times

    Almost a decade after he killed a terrorism suspect in the Iraqi desert, former Army 1st Lt. Michael Behenna seeks a shot at redemption.

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