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  1. Police say woman slightly injured in train hero stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KSWO

    This frame from video provided by A&P Liquors, shows a group of people, including U.S. airman Spencer Stone, fighting outside a bar in Sacramento, Calif., in the early hours of Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015. Stone, who helped sto... .


  2. Fayetteville VA Medical Center to mark 75th anniversaryRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Bladen Journal

    Observance activities and a reception to mark Fayetteville VA Medical Center's 75th anniversary are set to take place on the main campus at 2300 Ramsey Street, in Fayetteville, Tuesday from 3 to 5 p.m. The theme: "75 Years of Serving Our Veterans - Past, Present, Future." Activities will include proclamations from the State of North Carolina, City of Fayetteville and Womack Army Medical Center; remarks from Medical Center Director Elizabeth Goolsby and keynote speaker area historian Bruce Daws; a commemorative tree planting, patriotic music and light refreshments.


  3. Police say woman slightly injured in train hero stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Republic

    A woman who was with a U.S. airman hailed as a hero for helping thwart a European terror attack was also hurt in the late-night fight that left the airman with three stab wounds, Sacramento police said Friday. Airman 1st Class Spencer Stone's condition was upgraded Friday from serious to fair.


  4. .com | Indian women to fly fighter jetsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News24

    India is opening the way for women pilots to fly fighter jets in combat, its air force chief says, as one of the world's biggest military forces shakes off its reluctance to give greater responsibilities to women. Several countries, from the United States to Israel, and even neighbour and arch-rival Pakistan, have women flying their fighter planes, but India's military has kept them out of that role, as well as frontline warships and ground combat.


  5. Recent moves propel more drone flights at Nevada test siteRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    After the Federal Aviation Administration broadened the state's authority earlier this year, the site conducted more flights in one week than it had in all months prior. It now has a NASA contract and a service agreement with the FAA for flight trials and research.


  6. Brownback helps cut ribbon for new Fort Riley schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    It's been no secret in the Sunflower State or in the nation that Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback has had difficulties with the topic of education before and since he was re-elected last November. The state has thrown out its old school finance formula and has temporarily adopted block grant funding while a new plan is supposedly being worked on by legislators in Topeka.


  7. Military Can't Accept This Transgender Soldier As A Woman - YetRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Capt. Jennifer Peace walks into the room, a tall, thin woman in crisp uniform, with minimal makeup and trim brown hair. Capt.


  8. Afghanistan and Iraq: Lessons for the ImperialRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    The photographs in the New York Times told contrasting stories last week. One showed two Taliban soldiers in civilian clothes and sandals, with their rifles, standing in front of a captured U.N. vehicle.


  9. World War II Veteran Receives Long-Awaited MedalsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBC Connecticut

    On Friday, a Connecticut World War II veteran received the military service medals he'd been looking for since the 1940s. A standing ovation that was nearly 70 years in the making finally came Friday morning in Stamford in celebration of a member of America's Greatest Generation.


  10. In dual-nature Kanata-Carleton, it's a tight two-way raceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    The riding encompasses both Kanata's citified suburbs and the sprawling rural communities west of them, and the candidate who best bridges those worlds will likely emerge victorious on election night in what has proven to be a neck-and-neck race between Conservative Walter Pamic and Liberal Karen McCrimmon. The riding is a new one, built largely from what used to be Carleton-Mississippi Mills.


  11. Special Hobby Grumman GuardianRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | FineScale Modeler Magazine

    FineScale Modeler reviews the 1/48 scale plastic aircraft model kit. I was excited when I heard Special Hobby was releasing a 1/48 scale Grumman Guardian.


  12. Sara Ong appointed Air Force ROTC operations officer and associate professor at Clarkson UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Sara Ong has been appointed as operations officer of Air Force ROTC Detachment 536 and associate professor of aerospace studies at Clarkson University. She received her bachelor of science degree in aerospace engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and her master of business administration degree from Webster University.


  13. Rain-swollen South Carolina rivers prompt new evacuationsRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    A number of South Carolina residents near the coast are evacuating and others are piling up sandbags anew outside homes and businesses, bracing for more possible flooding even as the nation's Homeland Security chief is set later Friday to tour areas hit hard by recent heavy rains. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson planned to travel to Columbia and Charleston during the day Friday to meet with federal, state and local officials and see the recovery efforts firsthand from what South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley has described as a 1,000-year rainstorm.


  14. Pentagon denies Russian rocket engine waiver for Lockheed-Boeing ventureRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    Oct 9 The Pentagon on Friday said it would not waive a U.S. law banning the use of Russian rocket engines for military and spy satellite launches, rejecting a request from United Launch Alliance, a joint venture of Lockheed Martin Corp and Boeing Co. ULA has said it needs the waiver to compete against privately held Space Exploration Technologies Corp, or SpaceX, in a new U.S. Air Force competition for satellite launches.


  15. Israel braces for Russian air intrusions over GolanRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Debka

    Uncertainty still hangs over Moscow's precise intentions regarding its air force flights over the Golan close to Israel's border even after two days of discussions on coordination ended in Tel Aviv Thursday, Oct. 8 between the Russian Deputy Chief of Staff Gen. Nikolay Bogdanovsky and his Israeli counterpart Maj.


  16. Parents drive from Texas to greet son returning on USS ProvidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Day

    Talethia Jackson, left, wipes a tear as she and her husband, Derrick, welcome their son Nicholas Jackson home as the U.S. Navy attack submarine USS Providence returns to the Navy submarine base in Groton Friday, October 9, 2015 following a six-month deployment. The Jacksons drove from Texas to greet their son following his first deployment.


  17. Elsewhere in Science, 9 October 2015Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Science

    Every Friday, Science Careers points to articles in the Science family of publications that are relevant to careers in science and other technical fields. Some of them are accessible to anyone, but access to articles appearing in Science Translational Medicine , Science Signaling , and Science may require AAAS membership or a site license.


  18. Senate Approves Military Funding in Wild Week on Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Valley News Live

    In the middle of a whirlwind week on Capitol Hill, the Senate passed the National Defense Authorization Act that will be sent to President Obama's desk. Though passed in overwhelming 70-27 fashion, some democrats are vowing to sustain the President's potential veto.


  19. France bestows high honor on World War II hero Jay McIntosh of BeavertonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Beaverton Valley Times

    On one of his 35 missions over France and Germany during World War II, U.S. Air Force pilot Jay McIntosh's B-17 was one of just three that wasn't shot down by Hitler's fighter planes. Facing such daunting odds took the kind of courage almost unfathomable in more peaceful times, but which was displayed over and over again by people like McIntosh during World War II.


  20. Lockheed Martin Just Announced Production Of Military Lasers And They're FearsomeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    Lockheed Martin announced production of revolutionary lasers that will be used by the U.S. Army - and they're unlike any other laser weapon available. Called the Advanced Test High Energy Asset laser system, Lockheed began building the high-tech weapons earlier this week, according to a press release .