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  1. France train hero celebrates return to US after 'crazy few days'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    An American student who helped stop a terror attack on a Paris-bound high-speed train said it's been a "crazy few days" and he is happy to be home. Anthony Sadler spoke briefly during a news conference Wednesday with Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson, who presented him with a basketball jersey.


  2. Moon Pie Therapy for Active Duty or Old VetsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AmmoLand

    My family is from Iowa, so until my father, the Navy Master Chief, was stationed in Norfolk, Virginia in 1963, I had never heard of Moon Pies. My mother packed my lunch for school each day and every so often there was a Moon Pie in my bag.


  3. From infantryman to medicine manRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | C & G Newspapers

    U.S. Army Capt. Hugh McLeod, a physician assistant assigned to the 173rd Brigade Support Battalion, helps load a simulated casualty into a Polish medical evacuation vehicle during training with Polish medics of the 6th Airborne Brigade in Poland on July 2. U.S. Army Capt.


  4. Russia and China are developing drones that could make stealth...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SFGate

    The US and its allies continue to invest heavily in the F-35 and other stealth-capable aircraft. But Russia and China are rapidly developing systems that would negate the benefits that stealth offers.


  5. Sacramento mayor thanks U.S. student who helped thwart France attackRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    U.S. Air Force photo -- Tech. Sgt. Ryan Crane Airman 1st Class Spencer Stone , Aleksander Skarlatos and Anthony Sadler pose for a photo in Paris Aug. 23 following a foiled attack on a French train.


  6. Ft. Hood Soldier who drowned identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    UPDATE: Ft. Hood Soldier who drowned identified - KXXV-TV News Channel 25 - Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen The Bell County Sheriff's Department released the name of the 21-year-old Fort Hood soldier who died over the weekend.


  7. Photos of the Day: Aug. 27, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... endangered list. Prague zoo is the only Europe zoo breeding them. EPA/FILIP SINGER NATO paratroopers jump off US military airplanes during an US Army-led airborne assault exercise named 'Swift Response 15', held at Smardan shooting range, 260 ...


  8. Loose nut causes $62.4 million in fire damage to Air Force planeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    An Air Force reconnaissance airplane caught fire in April, endangering the lives of 27 airmen aboard the plane - all because a retaining nut connecting oxygen tubing was not tightened properly, accident investigators have determined. The report blamed a private defense contracting company for the accident.


  9. Fort Knox Community SchoolsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Turret

    The election was held Aug. 20 and Friday at Fort Knox High School. High school staffers Joanie Hurst, office automation clerk, and Joanne Kirby, school information assistant, oversaw the polling station.


  10. Army leadership recommends artillery MOSs open to womenRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Turret

    Army leadership has recommended that field artillery military occupational specialties 13B-cannon crewmember-and 13D-automated tactical data systems specialist-be open to women, said Brig. Gen. William Turner, chief of the field artillery and commandant of the U.S. Army Field Artillery School, Fort Sill, Oklahoma.


  11. 'Islamic State' Pretence and the Upcoming Wars in LibyaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    Libyan troops at a demonstration in Benghazi last week calling on the international community to arm the Libyan army. Another war is in the making in Libya: the questions are 'how' and 'when'? While the prospect of another military showdown is unlikely to deliver Libya from its current security upheaval and political conflict, it is likely to change the very nature of conflict in that rich, but divided, Arab country.


  12. Female Veteran and Military Spouse Elected to Project Sanctuary Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PR Log

    Aug. 27, 2015 - PRLog -- Project Sanctuary is proud to announce the addition of two new members to its Board of Directors, Carla Stephany and Stephanie Williams, who will each serve three-year terms. "Project Sanctuary is excited with the addition of two new board members who both have extensive mental health experience.


  13. Energy company announces settlement in lawsuit over decade-old oil leak in Gulf of MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Environmental groups and a New Orleans energy company have reached a settlement agreement in a lawsuit stemming from the company's failed efforts to stop a decade-old, slow-motion oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. A federal court filing Thursday stated that an agreement had been reached between Taylor Energy Company and the environmental groups.


  14. Islander to serve one year for distress call hoaxRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Herald Gazette

    United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II announced in a news release that Owen R. Adair, 23, of Vinalhaven, was sentenced Aug. 27 in U.S. District Court by Chief Judge Nancy Torresen to one year in prison, up to one year in community confinement and three years of supervised release for making false distress calls to the U.S. Coast Guard. Adair was also ordered to repay the Coast Guard $15,000 for the costs associated with the search that it conducted in response to the hoax calls.


  15. Train hero lauded at home: a It feels good to be back a in SacramentoaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Sacramento State University student and internationally celebrated hero, Anthony Sadler, appeared before a crowd of cheering fans at Sacramento City Hall with his father, Anthony R. Sadler, and Mayor Kevin Johnson. Anthony Sadler and two other young men foiled a planned terrorist attack on a high-speed train from Amsterdam to Paris on August 21, 2015.


  16. Capital Edge Consulting Makes Inc. 5000 List of America's...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Capital Edge Consulting , a nationwide consulting firm that specializes in helping federal government contractors solve complex business problems, is pleased to announce their ranking as one of the top 5000 companies listed on the 2015 Inc. 5000 , the 34th annual ranking of the fastest-growing private companies across the nation. "It is truly an honor to be recognized as one of America's fastest growing companies.


  17. LocalAir Force: 2 special ops troops killed in Afghan attackAir...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | WHAS11

    Air Force: 2 special ops troops killed in Afghan attack Air Force: 2 special ops troops killed in Afghan attack Eds: APNewsNow. Check out this story on WASHINGTON - The Pentagon says the two Americans killed in Afghanistan in an apparent insider attack by Afghan soldiers were Air Force special operations troops.


  18. September Issue 228: Aboard SagresRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Ocean Navigator

    It was a busy time at the Hamburg, Germany, shipyard of Blohm & Voss in the 1930s. Hitler and his cohorts were re-arming the nation and Germany was flexing its military muscles.


  19. US military believes British hacker for Islamic State was killed in US airstrikeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Defense officials say the U.S. military believes a recent airstrike killed Junaid Hussain, a British hacker for the Islamic State. Two officials said the airstrike was conducted in recent days in or near Raqqa, the Syrian city that the Islamic State considers its capital, and that it apparently killed Hussain.


  20. The Armed Forces Pension Group (AFPG) announces that formal action...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Great Reporter

    AFPG was incorporated as a Company, Limited by Guarantee, in 2005 in order to safeguard the members and especially the committee against legal costs in its campaign for fair treatment in respect of pensions. The remit of AFPG was to challenge the decision by Her Majesty's Government to exclude former regular members of HM Forces from receiving any pension if their service expired before April 1975 and where the individual had not then completed 17 years commissioned service or 22 years non-commissioned service.