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  1. Homecoming EmbraceRead the original story

    Tuesday May 17 | U.S. Department of Defense

    A spouse embraces her husband after he returned to Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., May 18, 2016, from a four-month deployment. About 150 Air Force reservists and four C-130 Hercules assigned to the 302nd Airlift Wing returned from Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, where they supported Operations Freedom's Sentinel and Inherent Resolve.

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  2. Hickenlooper, Canadian Official To Observe Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS Local

    ... ado, Johnston will also visit the headquarters of the North American Aerospace Defense Command at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs. NORAD is a joint U.S.-Canada command that defends the skies and monitors ocean approaches for both nations.

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  3. WaterState searches for source of contamination 4Read the original story

    Thursday May 26 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... the contaminant? We don't have a way to speculate about particular sites." Those sites might include Peterson Air Force Base, the former EaglePicher plant or the former Schlage Lock manufacturing facility, all located in the Fountain Valley. In ...

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  4. Leadership change at Fort KnoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Hughes comes to Fort Knox from Fort Shafter, Hawaii where he was chief of staff for the Army Pacific Command. Combs will be moving to a new assignment as chief of staff for the U.S. Northern Command at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado.

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  5. Flag DutyRead the original story

    Sunday May 22 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Air Force Staff Sgt. Steven Price attaches American flags to light poles on Stewart Avenue to commemorate Memorial Day at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., May 23, 2016.

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  6. Americana: NORAD is the stuff of moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | NewsOK.com

    ... Minister. The American is always a four-star general or equivalent, with headquarters at the nearby Peterson Air Force Base, and the Canadian is always a three-star general.

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  7. Cheers drown out engines as Colorado Springs airmen roar homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | The Gazette

    Jeff Flight squeezes his sons, Trevor, 8, and Everett, 10, into a hug during the homecoming of the Air Force Reservists and C-130 cargo aircraft from the 302nd Airlift Wing after a four-month deployment to Southwest Asia at Peterson Air Force Base on Wednesday, May 18, 2016. Photo by Stacie Scott, The Gazette.

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  8. Colorado State Patrol Trooper Jaimie Jursevics and Eric Henderson.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

    ... y Forces Strategic Command. He retired in June 2013 and was honored during a ceremony at The Club on Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs.

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  9. Pentagon Chief: Military Spending Legislation 'Raids War Funds'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Voice of America

    Defense Secretary Ash Carter speaks during a change of command ceremony at Peterson Air Force Base, in Colorado Springs, Colorado, May 13, 2016. Carter says says military spending legislation in Congress "undercuts stable planning and efficient use U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter accused lawmakers of "budget gimmickry" that could undermine the military's ability to respond to critical threats.

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  10. Air Force General to Become 1st Woman to Lead Combatant CommandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | Big News Network.com

    ... assume her new duties during a change-of-command ceremony Friday at 10 a.m. local time (1800 UTC) at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, Colorado. "Defense of the homeland is a sacred responsibility and the No. 1 mission of the Department ...

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  11. General is 1st woman to lead top-tier US combat commandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | MDJonline.com

    Members of Fort Carson's 4th Infantry Division Salute Battery fire a volley for the arrival of Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter during a change of command for the North American Aerospace Defense Command and the U.S. Northern Command during a ceremony Friday, May 13, 2016, at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, Colo.

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  12. Why Defense secretary's push to change promotion system stalledRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 15 | USA Today

    ... the incoming commander of the North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command, at Peterson Air Force Base, in Colorado Springs, Colo., on Friday, May 13, 2016. Carter's initiative to change the military's promotion system stalled. ...

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  13. Military planning security changes to alert service-members to threats more quicklyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... American Aerospace Defense and commander, U.S. Northern Command, and Air Force Gen. Lori Robinson at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., May 13, 2016 . (Photo by Senior Master Sgt. Adrian Cadiz)(Released) Secretary of Defense Ash Carter delivers remarks ...

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  14. Awards ceremony an opportunity to pay tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 15 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... Strategy, Policy and Plans Directorate, Headquarters, North American Aerospace Defense Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado from August 2012 to April 2015. The ceremony was a big day for LCdr Ray Murrary, Commanding Officer and Director of ...

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  15. General is 1st woman to lead NORADRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 15 | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. - Air Force Gen. Lori J. Robinson on Friday became the first woman to lead a top-tier U.S. warfighting command when she took charge of the North American Aerospace Defense Command and U.S. Northern Command in Colorado.

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  16. General is first woman to lead top-tier United States combat commandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | The China Post

    ... said Defense Secretary Ash Carter, who attended the change of command ceremony in a vast hangar at Peterson Air Force Base. Outside, a row of cannons fired a 19-gun salute. Carter praised Robinson's extensive experience and her skill as a strategic ...

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  17. General Makes History As First Woman To Take Over Top U.S CommandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | CBS Local

    ... CBS RADIO stations in Philadelphia to give you the best Philly has to offer. Talk Radio 1210 [] PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. (AP) - Air Force Gen. Lori J. Robinson on Friday became the first woman to lead a top-tier U.S. warfighting command when ...

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  18. NORAD general: First female Air Force commandant is about more than genderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... She will lead the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD), and US Northern Command at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo. The US Air Force is about to appoint the first woman to head a top-tier warfighting command. But to those who know her, ...

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  19. General becomes first woman ever to lead US combat commandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | New York Post

    ... said Defense Secretary Ash Carter, who attended the change of command ceremony in a vast hangar at Peterson Air Force Base. Outside, a row of cannons fired a 19-gun salute. Carter praised Robinson's extensive experience and her skill as a strategic ...

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  20. Air Force general is 1st woman at top-tier U.S. combat commandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | CTV

    ... chiefs of staff; and Canadian minister of defence Harjit Sajjan. During the ceremony at a hangar at Peterson Air Force Base, Carter praised Robinson as a strategic thinker capable of making split-second, life-and-death decisions. He also said ...

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