US Military Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Texas Air Force base followed procedure for notice of closed runwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Sheppard Air Force Base officials said they went above and beyond proper procedures to divert aircraft from closed runways Jan. 21. Base personnel met with media to discuss the incident, which was the second event in recent months where an airliner went back to Dallas because of allegations of darkened runways. On Jan. 21, American Airlines flight 3339 departed from Dallas-Fort Worth airport at 9:41 p.m. and was in airspace above Wichita Falls Regional Airport at 10:04 p.m. There are four runways at the joint SAFB-Wichita Falls Regional airfield.


  2. Defense Minister Han orders military to check N.K's long-range missile in real timeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | English Dong-A

    Defense Minister Han orders military to check N.K's long-range missile in real time. February.


  3. 15 Iraqi security personnel killed in IS bombingsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago |

    Ramadi, Feb 6 : A total of 15 Iraqi security members were killed and 21 injured on Saturday in suicide car bomb attacks by Islamic State militants and a blast in a booby-trapped house in Iraq's Anbar province, a source said. An IS suicide bomber rammed his explosives-laden vehicle into a military convoy on the main road leading to the military airbase of Ain al-Asad airbase destroying three military vehicles, killing nine soldiers aboard and injuring 16 others, Xinhua quoted a provincial official as saying.


  4. How gun control looks from an Arizona gun showRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    On a small outdoor stage, past a National Rifle Association welcome banner and a sign offering passers-by the chance to run a mock mission with former Navy SEALs, stands Bob Templeton, the gray-haired, besuited owner of the Crossroads of the West gun show. On this January day, Mr. Obama's new executive actions on gun control are fresh in the minds of fair-goers - and of Mr. Templeton.


  5. Coast Guard to hold exercise at base off MacArthur CausewayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    The U.S. Coast Guard will conduct an active-shooter exercise from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, off the MacArthur Causeway. The U.S. Coast Guard will conduct an active-shooter exercise from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, off the MacArthur Causeway.


  6. Franklin Electric works to aid injured veteranRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Bluffton News Banner

    Franklin Electric Co. Inc. was recently one of several manufacturers that teamed with the Military Makeover television series to provide a military vet, retired Technical Sergeant Kevin Parke, and his family of seven with multiple water systems solutions for their home in Crestview, Fla.


  7. Imperial couple take stand for remembranceRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    In recent years, the Imperial couple have made an effort to leave behind a meaningful legacy by visiting World War II battlefields . The idea is to ensure that future generations of Japanese do not forget the war and its bitter lessons.


  8. Faces of UCM: Robert BreshearsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | DigitalBURG

    PHOTO SUBMITTED BY ROBERT BRESHEARS Robert Breshears and his wife Karen stand in front of the clock tower on the Vlatava River in Prague, Czech Republic. "I didn't develop the film for three months," Breshears said.


  9. Korean War veteran receives medals for serviceRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Cecil Armstrong, who spends his days and nights in a hospital bed set up in his Lubbock home, tells friends and visitors about his years in the Korean War as a squad leader of an anti-aircraft gun crew. "What the deal was, I was in this anti-aircraft artillery outfit, and they had us set up around Kimpo Airfield," he tells a visitor.


  10. After military service, Army veteran continues to serve at homeRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    When U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Joseph LeBlanc returned home to Amesbury after serving 29 months of active duty in Afghanistan 3 years ago, it was the little things that he took note of.


  11. 3 people believed aboard 2 planes that collided off LARead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    There was no immediat... . In this still frame from video provided by KABC-TV, divers aboard two rescue boats search for wreckage from two small planes that collided in midair and plunged into the ocean off of Los Angeles harbor Friday, Feb. 5, 2016.


  12. Thousands more Syrians rush toward Turkey to flee fightingRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Thousands of Syrians rushed toward the Turkish border Friday, fleeing a fierce government offensive and intense Russian airstrikes near Syria's largest city of Aleppo. Turkey, an ally of the Syrian opposition, promised humanitarian help for the displaced civilians, including food and shelter, but it did not say whether it would let them cross into the country, already burdened with hundreds of thousands of refugees.


  13. Obama seeks to double US funds for clean energy researchRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    President Barack Obama on Saturday proposed doubling US funding over the next five years for clean energy research and development, as part of his ongoing effort to tackle climate change. Barack Obama speaks with Commander Col Ronald Jolly as he visits a solar array at Hill Air Force Base in Utah on April 3, 2014 In his weekly media address, Obama announced that he will send a budget to Congress on Tuesday which hits twice the current spending levels for clean energy research and development by 2020, declaring that "rather than subsidize the past, we should invest in the future."


  14. Who owns the storyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    From the National Book Award-winning short story collection "Redeployment" by Marine Corps veteran Phil Klay, to acclaimed novels written by civilians like Ben Fountain's "Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk"; writers are tackling the difficult topic of war and doing it well. But does war as a topic of literature belong to veterans any more than it does non-veterans? Is there room for depictions outside of combat? What defines the experience of warfare? Join us, to hear and be heard for a discussion with writers Sherry Simpson , Benjamin Busch , Elliott Ackerman and Lea Carpenter .


  15. The Breakthrough: Marine hero walks againRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

    He enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps to keep up the fight for our country's independence, but now Lance Corporal Josh Burch is fighting for his own. "It was all kind of a blur," he remembers while taking a break from his physical therapy at Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Medical Center in Richmond.


  16. Marine CR&L grad Patrick completes Iraq tourRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Alewife

    Chris M. Patrick, a 1984 graduate of Cambridge Ridge And Latin High School, Cambridge, Mass., and fellow Marines and sailors of Marine Wing Support Squadron 172 , Marine Wing Support Group 17 , 1st Marine Aircraft Wing , Marine Corps Air Station Futenma, Okinawa, Japan, recently returned from a seven-month deployment to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and the Global War on Terrorism. MWSS-172 supplied support to the forward element of Marine Aircraft Group 16, 3rd MAW , to include tenant and visiting squadrons at Al Asad Air Base, Anbar province, Iraq, as well as provided combat service support throughout the province.


  17. Antietam, McCampbell Build Relationships at IFR 2016Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Marine News

    IFR 2016 is an international military exercise hosted by the Indian Navy to help enhance mutual trust and confidence with navies from around the world. Antietam and McCampbell, forward deployed to Yokosuka, Japan, are on patrol in the 7th Fleet area of operations in support of security and stability in the Indo-Asia-Pacific.


  18. President reviews naval fleetRead the original story

    12 hrs ago |

    On board INS Sunayna, Feb 6 : President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday inspected an International Fleet Review which had on full display India's naval might and brought together navies from across the globe along Indian shores underscoring peace and cooperation rather than conflict. The International Fleet Review off Visakhapatnam coast brought together "navies from across the globe here on Indian shores, signifying the common desire to use the seas to promote peace, cooperation and friendship", President Mukherjee said after inspecting the review.


  19. Retired Air Force Veteran Mitch Beasley Wins No. 1 Berth for FireLake ...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    Retired U.S. Air Force veteran Mitch Beasley of Clarksville, Tenn., will make a bid for his first Professional Bowlers Association major title Sunday as top qualifier in the 51st FireLake PBA Tournament of Champions after dominating match play Friday at FireLake Bowling Center. Beasley, a 47-year-old right-hander, won all 13 of his final 14 matches Friday, and tied the other one, to advance from third place to first, finishing with a 48-game total of 11,559 pins.


  20. North Korea preparing to launch 'long-range missile' TOMORROWNORTH...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Star

    The Hermit Kingdom previously warned the world it would launch an "Earth observation satellite" which experts see as a covert test for a nuclear strike on the US between February 8 and 25. But the Communist regime has now announced it will pull the trigger between tomorrow Sunday, February 7 and next Sunday February 14. Satellite images of North Korea's Sohae rocket launch site show workers preparing fuel in a way seen shortly before a rocket launch leading the US to believe the launch could occur tomorrow. US Pacific Command is closely monitoring the situation and warned its many missile defence assets in the region would provide "a robust defence".