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  1. Hail, Caesar! Movie ReviewRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Shockya.com

    HAIL, CAESAR! Universal Pictures Reviewed by: Harvey Karten for Shockya, d-based on Rotten Tomatoes Grade: B+ Director: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen Written by: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen Cast: George Clooney, Josh Brolin, Alden Ehrenreich, Channing Tatum, Scarlett Johansson, Ralph Fiennes, Tilda Swinton, Frances McDormand Screened at: Regal E-Walk, NYC, 2/2/16 Opens: February 5, 2016 Irving Berlin's song "There's no business like show business" may have been written for the stage, but it sure as hell0 applies as well to movies.

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  2. Most important campaign of the Second World WarRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Londonderry Today

    The Battle of the Atlantic was, according to Sir Winston Churchill, the most important campaign of the entire Second World War. "The only thing that ever really frightened me during the war was the U-boat peril," is the quote from the wartime premier which opens 'Churchill's Greatest Fear: The Battle of the Atlantic', the compelling new work by Londonderry historian Richard Doherty, published this week.

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  3. US ship capable of tracking NK rocket arrives in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Korea Herald

    A U.S. radar ship capable of tracking North Korean missiles has arrived in Japan, an official said Friday, as the communist nation is forging ahead with preparations for a banned long-range rocket launch. The USNS Howard O. Lorenzen "made a scheduled port visit" to the port of Sasebo near the Korean Peninsula "as part of the ship's routine presence and operations in the region," Cmdr.

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  4. Apollo 14 astronaut Captain Edgar Dean "Ed" Mitchell dies at age 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Gizmag

    Some of us of a certain age felt a little bit older today after news that Captain Edgar Dean "Ed" Mitchell has died age 85. The US Navy veteran and NASA astronaut was the Lunar Module Pilot on the Apollo 14 mission in 1971 and was the sixth man to walk on the Moon. Speaking to the Palm Beach Post , Mitchell's daughter said he passed away on Thursday at 10:00 pm EST in hospice care at Lake Worth, Florida.

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  5. U.S. Navy Veteran Turned Entrepreneur Launches High-End Cigar BarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Black Enterprise

    Robert Gooden, who is affectionately known as "Doc" by close friends and business associates, is not your run-of-the-mill entrepreneur. In fact-he's far from it.

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  6. Jacksonville Journal: Community news in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Florida Times-Union

    A 61-year-old Jacksonville woman is officially lucky, winning the Florida Lottery's $1.3 million Lucky Money jackpot from the Jan. 29 drawing. Sylvia Neal , who is retired from the U.S. Navy, chose to receive a one-time, lump-sum payment of $996,216, the Florida Lottery said Thursday.

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  7. Brasch WordsFRAT Boys and Naval OfficersRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | American Reporter

    When the Norfolk Virginian-Pilot two weeks ago published on its internet page three videos made four years ago by the executive officer of the aircraft carrier U.S.S. Enterprise, it unleashed a firestorm that would sink the career of a decorated officer. The Navy's actions to relieve Capt.

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  8. Courtney picks Navy veteran as new military and veterans' repRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Day

    U.S. Rep Joe Courtney, D-2nd District, announced Friday that Manuel Meneses, a retired Navy veteran, has joined his office as the new military and veterans' representative for the Second Congressional District.   Meneses, originally from East Hartford, served in the Navy for more than 30 years, spending much of that time working on fast attack submarines stationed all over the country including at the Naval Submarine Base in Groton. "Manny devoted his life to serving his country during thirty-plus years working on submarines for the United States Navy.

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  9. US Admiral: Russia's submarine activity in the North Atlantic is at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Silicon Alley Insider

    US Admiral: Russia's submarine activity in the North Atlantic is at Cold War levels - and we don't know why Russia's submarine fleet is more active than it's been in decades in a strategically vital body of water - and US military planners can't seem to figure out why. US Navy Vice Admiral Clive Johnstone, who is also head of NATO's maritime command, told IHS Jane's that US has seen " more activity from Russian submarines than we've seen since the days of the Cold War " in the North Atlantic.

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  10. Contracts For February 5, 2016Read the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Pepco Energy Services Inc., Arlington, Virginia, is being awarded $80,429,313 for a firm-fixed-price task order under a previously awarded multiple award contract for energy improvements at Naval Station Great Lakes. The work includes the design and installation of the following: lighting improvements; water and sewer conservation systems; pool covers; heating, ventilation and air conditioning improvements; and renewable energy systems, including installation of a 2.2-megawatt solar hybrid array on the Naval Station Great Lakes landfill, and a total of 480 kilowatt individual roof top solar hybrid systems.

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  11. Ferry operator eyes Navy ship for Maine-Nova Scotia routeRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Stars and Stripes

    The company selected to take over ferry service between Portland and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, has looked to the U.S. Navy as one possible supplier of a ship it could use for the route this year. Sen. Angus King, I-Maine, and Rep. Chellie Pingree, D-Maine, said in statements Thursday that they have on behalf of the city of Portland asked the Navy to consider whether it any of its surplus ships could be used for that route.

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  12. According to legend, the Explorers Club - a society of scientific...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | News 88.9 KNPR

    There aren't a lot of people who have dined on meat from the Pleistocene, prehistoric humans notwithstanding. That's why accounts of the 1951 Annual Dinner of the Explorers Club, a society of scientific adventurers, all agree that the organizer of the night, Wendell Phillips Dodge, threw the dinner party of the century.

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  13. Max F. BechtleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | OttawaHerald.com

    Funeral services are set for 10 a.m., Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, at Dengel & Son Mortuary.

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  14. AHAB, a Love StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    SMITHFIELD, VA, November 11, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Herman Melville's Moby Dick , first published in the fall of 1851, introduced the world to the mysterious and deeply focused Ahab, a sea captain obsessed with a great white whale. Author/Composer Stephen Melillo found himself equally consumed by Ahab's tale and in 2011 embarked upon a year-long sojourn through aged whaling manifests, texts, and histories to weave a new story that brings to life the early days of this classic character in Melillo's screenplay AHAB, a Love Story .

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  15. Next on the L. Ron Hubbard Centennial Calendar: The Anniversary of the Release of DianeticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2011 | 24-7 Press Release

    As thousands around the world celebrated the beginning of the Centennial Celebrations of L. Ron Hubbard's birth this March, the next major event on the Centennial Calendar is the May 9th Anniversary Celebration commemorating 61 years since Mr. Hubbard's ground-breaking release of "Dianetics: The Modern Science of Mental Health." Released on May 9th, 1950 and written by L. Ron Hubbard during the rise of the Cold War, Dianetics provides an explanation into some of the causes of war and how man's savage and irrational instincts can be resolved.

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  16. USS Montpelier to return home todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Sailors aboard the Los Angeles-class attack submarine USS Montpelier are scheduled to return to Naval Station Norfolk this afternoon. The submarine is returning from a regularly scheduled deployment to the Eastern Command area.

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  17. Two Grad Students Use Science To Bust The Dinner Hoax Of The CenturyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    There aren't a lot of people who have dined on meat from the Pleistocene, prehistoric humans notwithstanding. That's why accounts of the 1951 Annual Dinner of the Explorers Club, a society of scientific adventurers, all agree that the organizer of the night, Wendell Phillips Dodge, threw the dinner party of the century.

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  18. Navy to test torpedoes off South Carolina coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Post and Courier

    The Naval Undersea Warfare Center in Newport, R.I., will test lightweight exercise torpedoes Feb. 11-16 about 50 to 75 nautical miles east of South Carolina, according to an announcement sent out Friday. The public is requested to remain clear.

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  19. Theodore L. Van DuysenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Harbor Times Soup

    Theodore "Ted" L. Van Duysen, 79, passed away peacefully in his home after a long illness. Born April 22, 1936, in Dendermonde, Belgium, to Arthur and Rosalie Van Duysen, he and his family came to the United States when he was 11. He graduated from high school then joined the United States Navy from 1956 to 1960.

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  20. Hail, Caesar! Movie ReviewRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Shockya.com

    HAIL, CAESAR! Universal Pictures Reviewed by: Harvey Karten for Shockya, d-based on Rotten Tomatoes Grade: B+ Director: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen Written by: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen Cast: George Clooney, Josh Brolin, Alden Ehrenreich, Channing Tatum, Scarlett Johansson, Ralph Fiennes, Tilda Swinton, Frances McDormand Screened at: Regal E-Walk, NYC, 2/2/16 Opens: February 5, 2016 Irving Berlin's song "There's no business like show business" may have been written for the stage, but it sure as hell0 applies as well to movies.

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