US Army Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Forest Lake student will honor WWII soldier's sacrifice with Normandy eulogyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Star Tribune

    North Lakes Academy history teacher Christopher Stewart and junior Evan DuFresne will travel to France to participate in the National History Day project "Normandy: Sacrifice for Freedom." Now a high school junior, DuFresne has won a unique opportunity - to pay his respects to a Minnesota soldier who served and died in World War II.

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  2. Washington News Bureau 18 Mins Ago Soldiers told they are losing child care because of hiring freezeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | WFTV Orlando

    Some U.S. soldiers serving overseas have been told that they are losing their child care. A letter sent Wednesday to service men and women at Army Garrison Wiesbaden in Germany said all part-day preschool and day-care programs would close.

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  3. Trump's military afflictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Boston.com

    In the four days since President Trump announced his selection of H.R McMaster as his national security adviser, the move has been met with practically universal praise. Writing in the Atlantic, Andrew Exum called McMaster "one of the most talented officers the US Army has ever produced."

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  4. US changes rules of engagement for Mosul fight in IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Brandon Sun

    U.S. Army Lt. Col. James Browning juggled phone calls on an overstuffed sofa in a small village south of Mosul.

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  5. ObituariesRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | Panolian

    Mr. James Edwin Brown, 95, passed away on Monday, February 20, 2017, at North Delta Hospice House in Southaven. Mr. Brown was born on October 17, 1921 to the late Mildred Arnold Brown and James Madison Brown, at his home in the very bedroom where he slept for over 93 years.

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  6. Hiring-freeze confusion hits military parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Watertown Daily Times

    Little Lainey Bewley is too young to understand the difficulties - not to mention the confusion - President Donald Trump's shortsighted hiring freeze has caused. But at 3 years old, she's not too young to feel the impact when her day-care program closes at the U.S. Army Garrison in Wiesbaden, Germany.

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  7. The 7th Annual Traumatic Brain Injury Conference Returns to Washington, DC in May 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | PR Log

    ... Injury Research Program Coordinating Office, Medical Advisor to the Principal Assistant for Research & Technology, US Army Medical Research & Materiel Command To see the preliminary speaking faculty for the conference, visit: ...

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  8. US soldiers getting credentials for their specialties to help with civilian job huntRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Fox News

    U.S. Army soldiers use computers at Combat Outpost Nolen in the Arghandab Valley north of Kandahar April 14, 2011. The U.S. Army is boosting efforts to help soldiers succeed in civilian life by giving them more tools and qualifications to find work after military service.

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  9. Charles E. Burnick, 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | IBerkshires

    Charles E. Burnick, 83, of 159 Ridgeway Ave., Pittsfield, died peacefully Wednesday February 22, 2017, at home surrounded by his loving family. Born in Pittsfield on January 15, 1934, the son of the late Charles F. and Mary Martin Burnick, he was educated in local schools and was a 1951 graduate of Pittsfield High School, where he played two years of varsity baseball.

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  10. Operation ConcentrationRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 21 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Army Lt. Col. David Tucker, an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, and a team of Ghanaian dental residents perform a frontal sinus tumor removal during a medical readiness training exercise at the 37th Military Hospital in Accra, Ghana, Feb. 22, 2017.

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  11. 2nd Cavalry Regiment heads to eastern Poland on deterrence missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Stars and Stripes

    The U.S. Army is preparing to deploy a battalion-size battle group to eastern Poland, some 100 miles from the Russian border. This mission is part of NATO's Enhanced Forward Presence initiative in Poland to reassure and protect eastern European nations nervous about Russia's annexation of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula in 2014.

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  12. Oscars last chance: Where to watch the nomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Journal Gazette

    This weekend is your last chance to catch Oscar nominees before the Academy Awards on Sunday night.

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  13. Landfill gas growsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | Petroleum News

    A project involving power generation using gas derived from the decomposition of trash in the Anchorage Regional Landfill is already producing more power than had originally been anticipated and is looking to expand further, Mark Madden, manager of engineering and planning for the Municipality of Anchorage Solid Waste Services, told the Alaska Forum on the Environment on Feb. 9. The power generation system now has nearly 60 gas wells drilled through the pile of garbage that in places is 180-feet deep. The system delivers gas to a dedicated power plant operated by Doyon Utilities LLC in adjacent Fort Richardson, the army section of Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson.

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  14. Former US spy Sabrina de Sousa to be extradited for role in rendition of clericRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... allowed to see her every day for an hour. "Her spirits are pretty good," he said. The 65-year-old retired civilian US Army employee said Ms de Sousa was detained on Monday while visiting the coastal town of Cascais near Lisbon. "She was able to call ...

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  15. Fort Bragg pilot recognized for safe landing during in-flight emergencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Stars and Stripes

    He knew the UH60 Black Hawk's tail rotor had failed, preventing him from straightening the aircraft for landing. The Black Hawk went into a rapid spin for three rotations, nearly disorienting Pofcher as he tried to regain control.

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  16. Iraqi special forces enter base by Mosul airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    In this Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017 photo, U.S. Army soldiers stand outside their armored vehicle on a joint base with Iraqi army south of Mosul, Iraq. Recapturing both facilities, located on the southern outskirts of Mosul, would boost Iraq's mission to regain the western section of the city, which is still under IS control.

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  17. Richard LehnertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Hawk Eye

    Born March 20, 1927, in Oakville, he was the son of Anna Bratton. He married Henrietta Jane Dean Jan. 2, 1945, in Cameron, Ill.

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  18. US general says ISIS are forcing children and disabled people into suicide carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Islamic State jihadists are forcing children and disabled people into explosives-laden trucks and making them drive at Iraqi security forces in Mosul, a general from the US-led coalition has said. The barbaric tactic, coupled with other increasingly desperate battlefield measures, is a sign the IS group knows defeat is inevitable, officials say.

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  19. Soldiers told they are losing child care because of hiring freezeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | WSOCTV

    Some U.S. soldiers serving overseas have been told that they are losing their child care. A letter sent Wednesday to service men and women at Army Garrison Wiesbaden in Germany said all part-day preschool and day-care programs would close.

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  20. The Mounties: They Always Get Their ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Neatorama

    In 1869, with Canada about to take control of its interior from the Hudson's Bay Company, Prime Minister John A. Macdonald outlined his plan for a paramilitary police force to patrol the region. The idea didn't really get going, though, until 1873, after the Cypress Hills Massacre.

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