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  1. Trump rebuts criticism by Army father at Democratic conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Star Online

    Donald Trump rejected criticism from the father of a soldier killed in Iraq who said the Republican presidential nominee had "sacrificed nothing and no one" and questioned whether the mother was allowed to speak during the couple's appearance at the Democratic convention. "I think I've made a lot of sacrifices," Trump told ABC News in excerpts of an interview posted on Saturday.

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  2. Mark Shields: Through Words of Khizr Khan, Another Iwo Jima MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    In 1945, Rabbi Roland B. Gittelsohn , the first Jewish chaplain in the history of the U.S. Marine Corps , was asked by his senior Protestant colleague to deliver the sermon at a single, interdenominational service dedicated to the fallen after the historically bloody Battle of Iwo Jima - which cost the lives of nearly 7,000 Marines, including 150 Jewish Marines. But there was opposition from other religious quarters, both to the ecumenical nature of the service and to a rabbi's giving the sermon over overwhelmingly Christian graves.

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  3. These Figures From Facebook, Inc.'s Crushing Quarter Are Jaw-DroppingRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    Billions of dollars in profit, triple-digit net income growth, and a rapidly growing user base -- Facebook is firing on all cylinders. Here's a close look at Facebook's stand-out second-quarter metrics.

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  4. Trump attacks Muslim father's convention speechRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    Khizr Khan, father of fallen US Army Capt. Humayun S. M. Khan and his wife Ghazala speak during the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia on Thursday.

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  5. Backlash for Trump after he lashes out at the Muslim parents of a dead U.S. soldierRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Gazette

    Khizr Khan, father of fallen US Army Capt. Humayun S. M. Khan holds up a copy of the Constitution of the United States as his wife listens during the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia , Thursday, July 28, 2016.

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  6. 'Good guy with a gun' helped stop 1966 UT sniper attackRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Amarillo.com

    In this Aug. 2, 1966 file photo, from left, Allen Crum, university co-op employee; Austin policemen Ramiro Martinez, Houston McCoy and Jerry Day, the four men who braved the deadly accurate sniper fire by Charles Joseph Whitman from the University of Texas tower, meet with newsmen in Austin, Texas. McCoy, the Austin police officer who fired two blasts from his shotgun to bring down Whitman, has died.

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  7. Pocket US Constitution becomes best-seller after speechRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Khizr Khan holds a copy of Constitution of the United States, that he offered to lend to Donald Trump, with his wife Ghazala Khan, during the last day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Thursday, July 28, 2016. Their son, Humayun S. M. Khan was a University of Virginia graduate who enlisted in the U.S. Army and died serving the United States.

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  8. After Muslim father of slain soldier's speech, Trump suggests mother wasn't 'allowed' to speakRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Laguna Woods Globe

    Khizr Khan holds a copy of Constitution of the United States, that he offered to lend to Donald Trump, with his wife Ghazala Khan, during the last day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Thursday, July 28, 2016. Their son, Humayun S. M. Khan was a University of Virginia graduate who enlisted in the U.S. Army and died serving the United States.

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  9. Marine from Arcadia killed in Twentynine Palms jet fighter crash accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Pasadena Star-News

    TWENTYNINE PALMS >> A jet fighter pilot killed in a crash during a training exercise in Twentynine Palms on Thursday has been identified as a 36-year-old Arcadia man, the U.S. Marines announced Saturday. Third Marine Aircraft Wing pilot Maj.

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  10. US Base In Turkey On Lockdown, As Rumors Of Another Coup SwirlRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt II fighter jets are pictured at Incirlik airbase in the southern city of Adana, Turkey, in this December 11, 2015 file photo. REUTERS/Umit Bektas/Files Entrances and exits to the U.S. airbase at Incirlik were closed by Turkish police Saturday, Hurriyet, one of Turkey's major newspapers, has reported .

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  11. Padres host Marine Corps Appreciation Day SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | 10News

    The San Diego Padres will conduct U.S. Marine Corps Appreciation Day at Sunday's game against the Cincinnati Reds at Petco Park, part of the team's season-long Military Sunday salutes. The pre-game ceremonies will include 100 Marines from Marine Corps Installations West, Camp Pendleton and Third Marine Aircraft Wing at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar lining the baselines and nine drill instructors from Hotel Company, 2nd Battalion, Recruit Training Regimen taking the field to greet Padres starters at each position.

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  12. P-3 Orion sub hunter aircraft visits the IllawarraRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Illawarra Mercury

    The 19-strong crew of the P3 Orion dropped in to HARS at the Illawarra Regional Airport in Albion Park Rail for a quick visit on Saturday. Picture: Robert Peet The 19-strong crew of the P3 Orion dropped in to HARS at the Illawarra Regional Airport in Albion Park Rail for a quick visit on Saturday.

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  13. In Baton Rouge shooter Gavin Long, mass shooting scholars see familiar templateRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Seeing what Gavin Eugene Long left behind -- three dead officers, three more wounded and a digital trail of his swelling agitation over recent police shootings of black people -- former FBI profiler Kathleen Puckett said she was struck by a mother's story of her son's "keen sense of justice." Corrine Woodley recently described a custody hearing with Herschel Long, whose conduct toward their young son was described as "unkind and inexcusable" in a court filing.

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  14. Secretary of the Air Force visits McConnellRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KSNT-TV Topeka

    Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James visited McConnell Air Force Base, calling the Wichita base a "key location." James visited McConnell on Friday with Sen. Jerry Moran to tour some of the $277.5 million in military base construction tied to the arrival of new KC-46A tankers.

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  15. Military NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Lt. Col. Heather Bard White, U.S. Army Reserve, graduated from the U.S. Army War College at Carlisle, Pa., with a master's degree in Strategic Studies on July 22. Lt.

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  16. Mideast tour showcases challenges facing calm, inquisitive CentCom leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    On a scorching July morning, Joe Votel arrives in the Middle East on a much different mission than those that brought him here the first few times. In October 2001, Votel was a colonel parachuting into Afghanistan as commander of the 75th Ranger Regiment.

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  17. Girl About Town: You're in the Army now as MoD kits out stars -...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    GIRL ABOUT TOWN: You're in the Army now as MoD kits out stars - celebrities given uniforms as forces ambassadors The cash-strapped Ministry of Defence may have been struggling to keep its ships in the water, but I can exclusively reveal it has somehow managed to find around A 100,000 to buy flashy uniforms for its celebrity and high-profile ambassadors. Stars including Carol Vorderman, Bear Grylls, Dan Snow and Sir Chris Hoy have all been handed made-to-measure uniforms costing almost A 900 each, alongside impressive sounding honorary titles to try to encourage new recruits to sign up.

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  18. Sink or paddle: cardboard boat race makes a wave at Coast Guard festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Not even the foreboding storm clouds and scattered rain drops could discourage the hundreds of people that showed up to watch the cardboard boat races at this year's Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival. Spectators gathered along the sidelines of the Grand River in Bicentennial Park to watch participants race their homemade cardboard boats in a 200-yard course for a total of up to three races.

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  19. What's safe? Europe grapples with security after attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    You can't put a guard in every church and patrol every beach. But after a wave of attacks in Western Europe, authorities are struggling to protect their people as best they can.

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  20. Donald Trump suggests Khizr Khan's wife wasn't 'allowed' to speakRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Age

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