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  1. Athens woman wins trip to Hollywood in 'Writers of the Future' contestRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Jones's short story "Dinosaur Dreams in Infinite Measure" was one of the winners in the annual Writers of the Future contest, a contest now in its 32nd year and featuring stories in the science fiction and fantasy genre. She learned about the contest through a friend.

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  2. Canton Obituary: Diederich Iken, Jr., 80Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    Diederich Gottfried Iken, Jr. , 80, of Collinsville, beloved husband of Josephine Iken, died Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at John Dempsey Hospital in Farmington. He was born February 20, 1935 in New York City, son of the late Diederich Gottfried Iken, Sr. and Martha Iken and had lived in Collinsville for the past 55 years.

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  3. Wear Red: U.S. Air Force Veteran Serves Fellow VeteransRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KVEW-TV Kennewick

    U.S. veteran Myrl Briggs who served in the Air Force during three wars hasn't stopped serving his fellow veterans. He has applied his experience as a communications specialist in the Air Force to helping veterans in the Tri-Cities.

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  4. Companies hope cybersecurity experts in the boardroom can counter hacksRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    Naturally, they wanted someone with communication and leadership skills. They also needed someone new: an expert to help them battle computer hackers, cyberthieves, electronic spies, digital vandals and anybody else out to wreak havoc in a connected world.

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  5. Chance phone call to ENC golf course reunites godfather and godson after 22 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WITN

    A chance phone call here in the east reunited a godfather and godson who haven't seen each other in 22 years. Mark Sorenson says that he was booking a tee time at the North Shore Golf Course in Sneads Ferry and became intrigued by the last name of the person who had taken his phone call.

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  6. MCAS Cherry Point to retire Pedro search and rescue unitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WITN

    The four Marine helicopters that make up the search and rescue unit known as Pedro took their last flight as a unit of four out of Cherry Point. The Marine Corps is no longer funding the unit, and their search and rescue operations will officially end in about a month.

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  7. First two female soldiers graduated from Army Ranger School, but what is next?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Examiner.com

    Two female soldiers graduated from Army Ranger School and earned the coveted Ranger tab for the first time in history on August 21st at Fort Benning, Ga. The distinguished soldiers' names and ranks are 1st Lt Shaye Haver and Capt.

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  8. Wayne E. Cearing, Pensacola, FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Daily Journal

    On Aug. 19, 2015, our father, Wayne E. Cearing , was taken from this earth and reunited with his loving wife. He attended school in Reynolds and then enlisted in the U.S. Air Force.

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  9. Knox County Sheriff's Office offers free gun trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Knox County Sheriff's Office offers free gun training following the tragic shootings in Chattanooga and Gov. Haslam's announcement earlier this month. Knox County Sheriff's Office offers free gun training Knox County Sheriff's Office offers free gun training following the tragic shootings in Chattanooga and Gov. Haslam's announcement earlier this month.

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  10. Former officer, school admin pleads guilty to violating sex abuse lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KFVS12

    Chief Judge Joseph H. McKinley, Jr. accepted the plea and scheduled a sentencing for Nov. 2 at 11 a.m. in Louisville. Miller pleaded guilty to engaging in abusive sexual contact with three female students and third degree sodomy with a fourth female student.

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  11. For Citadela s Dominique Allen, a long journey to starting QBRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Post and Courier

    In his first college football game, Dominique Allen threw a touchdown pass. On the road.

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  12. Second new Coast Guard ship arrives in CharlestonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Post and Courier

    Escorted through the harbor by small Coast Guard boats, North Charleston police and the occasional fire department boat, the 418-foot ship with a crew of 111 pulled up to the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center's pier and moored. The James, which was commissioned Aug. 8 in Boston had arrived at its homeport after making stops along the East Coast.

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  13. A window to WWII and path to peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | China Daily

    A boy places a flower on a sculpture depicting China's anti-Japanese war fighters during the World War Two, at the museum of the war of Chinese people's resistance against Japanese aggression in Beijing September 3, 2014, on the day that China marks as the anniversary of its World War Two victory over Japan. [Photo/Agencies] The sights and sounds of celebratory drums, lion dancers and the Boy Scouts of Troop 485 presenting the United States colors drew media outlets from around the world to the heart of San Francisco's Chinatown on Aug 15 to record the work of community volunteers, US war veterans and other dignitaries at the opening of the nation's first World War II Pacific War Memorial Hall.

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  14. Chargers to salute Military at Saturday's preseason gameRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KFMB-am

    The San Diego Chargers will conduct their 27th annual Salute to the Military at Saturday's preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks at Qualcomm Stadium. Pregame entertainment will be provided by the U.S. Marine Corps 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing Band.

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  15. Poland afrenzy over latest rumors of legendary 'Nazi gold train'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    After two anonymous treasure hunters announced last week that they'd located the legendary 'Nazi gold train,' an official in the nearby city of Walbrzych, Poland, told the Associated Press that authorities 'believe that a train has been found.' There's an air of mystery to the Owl Mountains of southwestern Poland.

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  16. Army vet awarded $15.2M for injuries sustained when hit by forkliftRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    A military veteran who served two tours in Iraq only to be seriously injured when he was hit by a forklift while working at McCormick Place was awarded $15.2 million Thursday night by a Cook County jury. Thomas Neuhengen, 33, lost his heel and underwent seven surgeries after his left foot was crushed during the teardown of the 2012 International Manufacturing Technology Show.

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  17. Last woman still in Ranger School moves 1 phase short of graduationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    The last remaining female soldier currently in Ranger School is shown here rappelling at Camp Frank D. Merrill during the second phase of training in the mountains of northern Georgia on July 12, 2015. The last remaining female soldier in training at the U.S. Army's Ranger School has advanced to its third and final phase, Army officials said Friday, leaving open the possibility that the school could graduate a third woman from the first class to ever include women.

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  18. Air Force close to decisions on standards for elite combat jobs, female integrationRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    The Air Force is close to deciding how it will alter the physical requirements for its most grueling combat jobs at the same time that it considers how to integrate women into them, Air Force officials said. The work comes following a landmark January 2013 decision by the Pentagon to open all jobs to women in coming years.

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  19. Apple To Help Make Wearables Military Standard Issue?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Investor's Business Daily

    On Friday, Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced funding for the Flexible Hybrid Electronic Institute in San Jose, Calif., led by the FlexTech Alliance. It's a consortium of 162 companies, universities and nonprofits that includes The institute will be managed by the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory and will receive $171 million in funding, with $75 million from the Defense Department.

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  20. Secretary of Defense unveils $75-million investment in Silicon Valley ventureRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    "I've been pushing the Pentagon to think outside our five-sided box and invest in innovation here in Silicon Valley and in tech communities across the country," Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said during a speech Friday inside the world's largest wind tunnel near Moffett Federal Airfield. "I've been pushing the Pentagon to think outside our five-sided box and invest in innovation here in Silicon Valley and in tech communities across the country," Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said during a speech Friday inside the world's largest wind tunnel near Moffett Federal Airfield.

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