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Ohio base pressured to fill more hospital beds

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near Dayton needs to boost the use of its 62-bed inpatient hospital, where the occupancy rate has been about 45 percent.


Related Topix: Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, US Air Force

4 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Jury in Ventura case to return Tuesday

Taya Kyle, the widow of Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, arrives at U.S. District Court wearing dog tags around her neck, Wednesday, July 23, 2014, in St. Paul, Minn.


Related Topix: US Navy

8 hrs ago | NBC New York

SoCal Island Off-Limits Over Bombs

San Miguel Island was used for ordnance testing during and after World War II and at least two politicians are urging the U.S. Navy to step up a timeline to clear the from possibly dangerous ordinance so the island can be opened up for tourism.


Related Topix: US Navy, Ventura County, CA

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Cybercast News Service

Whale watching boat snagged by lobster trap rope

Whale watchers are taking the long way back to Boston after their boat was snagged by a lobster trap rope.


Related Topix: US Coast Guard, US News

Asbury Park Press

2 military satellites launched on Delta 4 rocket2 military satellites ...

Check out this story on An United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket lifts off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Wednesday evening, Jan. 30, 2013 in Cape Canaveral, Fla.


Related Topix: Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, US Air Force, Cape Canaveral, FL

News Observer

Oahu to connect ocean wave energy to power grid

Northwest Energy Innovations, a private company, will start testing a prototype in September, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported Monday .


Related Topix: University of Hawaii Manoa, US Navy

News9 Oklahoma City

Fallin Complains About Costs Of Immigrant Children

Gov. Mary Fallin is complaining to federal officials about the potential cost to Oklahoma from unaccompanied immigrant minors who are released from a temporary shelter at Fort Sill and placed with sponsors in the state.


Related Topix: Mary Fallin, US Governors, Fort Sill, US Army, Fort Sill, OK


DONATE: Anthony 's Ride for Shelter Pets

Anthony L. Ungaro is a 29 year old Brooklyn native who is combining his love for motorcycle riding with his desire to help animals.


Related Topix: Motorcycles, Harley-Davidson Motorcycle, US Marine Corps, US News

The Island Packet

Michigan stained glass artist teaches others

In this photo taken on July 10, 2014, pieces of a butterfly stained glass piece are laid out in Don Zimmerman's studio at Chapel Hill Methodist Church in Battle Creek, Mich.


Related Topix: Department of Defense, US News, US National Guard

Sun Jul 27, 2014

KHOU-TV Houston

Memorial at sea for Ind. pilots after deadly crash

Nearly a hundred people have gathered on a ferry off the coast of American Samoa for a memorial service honoring the Indiana teenager who died and his father who is missing after their plane crashed during an attempt to circumnavigate the world.


Related Topix: Oceania, American Samoa, World News, Air Accidents, US Coast Guard, US News

Fox News

Israel, Hamas launch new attacks despite efforts to halt Gaza hostilities

Israel and Hamas launched new attacks Sunday in the raging Gaza war, despite going back and forth over proposals for a temporary halt to three weeks of hostilities that have claimed hundreds of lives.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Life, Holidays, Eid ul-Fitr, Ramadan, US Navy


51 Year Old Man is Dead, 2 Others Rescued After a Boat Sinks in Copano Bay

According to the US Coast Guard, a 51-year-old man is dead and two others are safe, a 14-year-old girl and 52-year-old man, after their boat sank Sunday morning in Copano Bay, just north of Rockport, Texas.


Related Topix: Boat Disaster, US Coast Guard, US News, Rockport, TX

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Judge slams Dade county for razing soldier's home

Judge slams Dade county for razing soldier's home Last week U.S. Judge Robert Scola Jr. sided with the father of four.


Related Topix: Miami Dade County, FL, US Army

Thanh Nein News

More than 50 killed in Benghazi, Tripoli clashes

Black plumes of smoke is seen in the vicinity of Camp Thunderbolt, after clashes between militants, former rebel fighters and government forces in Benghazi July 26, 2014.


Related Topix: Africa, Libya, US Air Force

WANE-TV Fort Wayne

Survivors of USS Indianapolis sinking hold reunion

About a third of the remaining 36 survivors of the worst single seagoing disaster in U.S. Navy history gathered for a reunion this weekend in Indianapolis, the city for which their doomed ship was named.


Related Topix: Boat Disaster, US Navy, US News

Coast Guard rescues 5 after boat catches fire near Petit Bois Island

COURTESY UNITED STATES COAST GUARD A Coast Guard Crew stationed in Mobile responded to a boat fire near Petit Bois Islands on Friday.


Related Topix: US Coast Guard, US News

Sat Jul 26, 2014

WEAU-TV Eau Claire

Thunderbirds to perform at Wisconsin airshow

The Thunderbirds are expected to draw an unusually large crowd to eastern Wisconsin next weekend for the Navy jets' first full performance at the nation's largest convention of pilots.


Related Topix: US Air Force, US News, Flying, Life, Hobbies

WKYC-TV Cleveland

U.S. fighters escort jet back to Canada after threat

Two U.S. fighter jets escorted a Canada-to-Panama flight back to Toronto after a passenger threatened the plane Friday morning U.S. fighters escort jet back to Canada after threat Two U.S. fighter jets escorted a Canada-to-Panama flight back to Toronto after a passenger threatened the plane Friday morning Check out this story on ... (more)


Related Topix: Ohio, US Air Force


Why is U.S. Marine still in Mexican jail?

A U.S. Marine Corps reservist held in a Mexican prison for more than three months on a weapons charge could have been released within days of his detention if not for "missed opportunities" by his original legal counsel, his attorney told CNN.


Related Topix: Prison, US Marine Corps, World News, Mexico, San Ysidro, CA

Daily Journal

FBI: No arrests yet in scam targeting migrant kids

Scammers have been preying on the relatives of unaccompanied young migrants being held at two U.S. military bases by conning them into paying nonexistent fees to be reunited with their loved ones, officials said.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, US Air Force, Lackland Air Force Base, Fort Sill, OK