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The United States Army
Army tests Officer Scientist and Engineer Program
"The officers ability to engage with these scientists and engineers and understand their ideas is tremendous synergy.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
The Stamford Daily Voice
Stamford Firefighter Serves Double Duty As Mayor In New York Village
Ralph Falloon pictured at the Central Fire Station in Stamford. He's also the mayor of Cold Spring, N.Y., in Putnam County in addition to his duties as a professional firefighter in Stamford.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
The Summerville Journal-Scene
Foster, Powell to wed in August
Jim and Eva Foster of Lake Quivira, Kan. are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Hartmann Foster to Captain David Thomas Powell, son of Claudia and David Powell of Summerville.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Minot Daily News
Retired USAF Col. Earl R. Van Sickle
Col. Van Sickle was born on Dec. 16, 1924. He was the son of Guy R. Van Sickle and Hilda Alice Van Sickle and beloved stepmother Edith Carney Van Sickle, all deceased.
Leidos' Tom Fergusson Inducted into Military Intelligence Hall of Fame
Leidos , a national security, health and engineering solutions company, announced that Colonel Thomas G. "Tom" Fergusson, U.S. Army , was inducted into the Military Intelligence Hall of Fame at Fort Huachuca, Arizona during a ceremony on June 27, 2014.
Business & Heritage Clarksville
Civil War 1864 stamps to honor U.S. Colored Troops
U.S. Colored Troops will be honored with a series of commemorative stamps to be released Wednesday in Petersburg, West Virginia.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Hun Sen's team here for talks
Thailand and Cambodia will strengthen bilateral ties and discuss the Preah Vihear temple row when Cambodian Defence Minister Tea Banh arrives for an official visit today.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Army Secretary During '70S Scandal
He was 82. Martin Hoffmann enlisted in the Army in 1954, received his commission after Officer Candidate School and served in the 101st Airborne Division.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
The Washington Post
Proxy war can have dangerous consequences
A pro-Russian fighter stands near a destroyed Ukrainian army tank on the outskirts of Donetsk on July 22. Pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine allowed the bodies of passengers killed in the downing of a Malaysia Airlines jet to begin their journeys home July 22 as Russian President Vladimir Putin vowed to exert influence on the separatists amid mounting ... (more)
New cadet barracks to match historic buildings
West Point, N.Y. - Not too long ago, dozens of cadets at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point became ill and missed classes.
The Citizens' Voice
Holy Redeemer students receive military academy appointments
From left, are Maj. Greg Myers of the Air Force Academy, Nicole Slavoski, Allison Zablocky and Col.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The Island Packet
West Point professor to hold talk on Westmoreland
William Westmoreland. Army Col. Gregory Daddis is also signing copies of his book "Westmoreland's War: Reassessing American Strategy in Vietnam."
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Mixed Motives May Mess Up Motivation
Many professionals are driven by a pure passion for their work, finding reward in simply doing a good job, delivering a great service, or producing a great product.
Students still awaiting grades in Osceola County
Osceola County schools let out for summer almost two months ago, but thousands of local students still have not received their report cards due to a computer glitch, according to the Osceola County School District.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Washington Post
Martin R. Hoffmann dies; Army secretary helped guide academy through scandal
Martin R. Hoffmann, a lawyer and onetime enlisted soldier who became secretary of the Army and helped guide the service through a high-profile cheating scandal at the West Point military academy in the mid-1970s, died July 14 at a hospital in Warrenton, Va.
CEOs as government saviors: Boom or bust?
Robert McDonald speaks next to Vice President Joe Biden and President Obama during his nomination to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs on June 30, 2014 in Washington, D.C. In the 1950s, President Eisenhower's defense secretary, the former GM chief Charlie Wilson, was famously misquoted as saying, "What's good for General Motors is good for ... (more)
Sun Jul 20, 2014
International Business Times
Fat People Live Longer - Study Shows
Fat people have always been warned of cardiovascular and other life-threatening diseases that come as package with obesity.
The Southtown Star
Orland Park Eagle project honors officer who made ultimate sacrifice
A member of Orland Park Boy Scout Troop 383 salutes Saturday during the dedication of a memorial garden named for Capt.
Obama's foreign policy echoes Nixon's
Don't like President Obama's foreign policy? Blame President Richard M. Nixon. Just don't hold your breath waiting for the former to acknowledge the influence of the latter, even as we approach the 40th anniversary next month of Nixon's resignation.
Sat Jul 19, 2014