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3 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

Buddy helps to etch Vietnam War casualty into local memory

As classmate Neil Jacobson and others watched, Orla Daniel Hammack's name was added to the Walla Walla Area Vietnam Memorial at Fort Walla Walla.

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Related Topix: Walla Walla, WA, US Military, US Marine Corps, US News

7 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Ambassador Don Gregg to speak at COA

Ambassador Donald P. Gregg will speak in Bar Harbor on Tuesday, Sept. 16, at 4:10 p.m. in the McCormick Lecture Hall.

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Related Topix: Bar Harbor, ME, North Korea, World News, Asia, College of the Atlantic, US News, US Military, Williams College

10 hrs ago | OpEdNews

It's all about Ukraine: Two Chance Meetings While Traveling in Europe

On a trip to Europe for a two-week stay in Finland, my wife and I at one point found ourselves seated next to a congenial 30-something guy, dressed casually in jeans and a T-shirt.

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Related Topix: Travel, Europe, Finland Travel, Finland, World News, Europe Travel, US Military, US News, Liberal Political News

14 hrs ago | El Paso Times

Fort Bliss gates

FORT BLISS >> Motorists wanting access to Fort Bliss for the rest of the Labor Day holiday weekend may have to make some adjustments to which gates they use and allow a little extra time to get onto the installation.

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Related Topix: US Military, Fort Bliss, Fort Bliss, TX, Department of Defense, US News, Fort Hood

18 hrs ago | The Leaf-Chronicle

Q&A: EDC's Wray addresses recruitment, Army cutsQ&A: EDC's Wray...

Q&A: EDC's Wray addresses recruitment, Army cuts Executive director of EDC also talks convention center Check out this story on theleafchronicle.com: http://leafne.ws/1pyOpH2 Cal Wray, executive director of the Clarksville-Montgomery County Economic Development Council, is impressed with what Clarksville has to offer to potential industries, but ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Military, Fort Campbell, Montgomery County, TN, Clarksville, TN

Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Age

Bisexual soldier in topless barmaids row speaks out

The first sign of trouble about the one-off sexual encounter appeared in the form of angry text messages on Corporal Ezekiel Wilkinson's phone.

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Related Topix: US Military, Campbell Barracks

The Leaf-Chronicle

Fort Campbell SOS sends S.O.S. for military bootsFort Campbell SOS...

Fort Campbell SOS sends S.O.S. for military boots Survivor Outreach Services needs military boots 'in any condition' for memorial to Fallen Check out this story on theleafchronicle.com: http://leafne.ws/1u44jJ1 At Survivors Outreach Services at Fort Campbell, volunteers Jennifer Lawless, left, and Sheila Patton work on hundreds of boots meant for a ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Military, Fort Campbell, Fort Campbell, KY, Weather, US Marine Corps

Examiner.com

Another Fort Bragg paratrooper found dead on post

Officials at Fort Bragg released the grim news yesterday, that yet another paratrooper has been found dead on post.

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Related Topix: US Military, Fort Bragg, Norfolk, VA, Fort Huachuca

KAAL-TV Austin

Fort Hood Shooting Survivor Shares Story to State Fair Goers

It's been nearly five years since a U.S. soldier opened fire on his own comrades.

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Related Topix: US Military, Fort Hood, Rochester, MN

Norwalk Citizen News

Local police well-armed with surplus military equipment

Eagle-1 takes part in manhunt for a fugitive in Milford, Conn. on October 7, 2011.

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Related Topix: Milford, CT, US Military, Non-Profit

The Times

Pineville soldier impresses at talent show ina

Pineville soldier impresses at talent show in Texas Spc. Tierra Kirta stole the show at a talent show in Texas.

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Related Topix: Killeen, TX, US Military, Fort Jackson

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Journal

New Ulm man survives WWII German POW camp Elmer Grams shot down over Italy

A 95-year-old former New Ulm implement dealer owner who bailed out of his B17 over Italy during World War II and survived a German POW camp.

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Related Topix: Europe, Italy, World News, New Ulm, MN, US Military, Air Accidents

Los Angeles Times

From death row, Ft. Hood shooter requests to join Islamic State

Ft. Hood shooter Army Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan, in a courtroom sketch during court martial, says he wants to be a citizen of Islamic State.

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Related Topix: Prison, Fort Hood, TX, US Military, Iraq, World News

The Daily Caller

A New Military Handgun? The Modular Handgun System

One must remember that the United States Army studies everything. Odds are, if you dig deep enough you will find a war plan for the invasion of Canada.

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Related Topix: US Military, US News, US Air Force, Conservative Political News

The Daily Star

Hale promises Army more arms as U.S. weapons arrive

Lebanese soldiers advance towards Arsal, in the eastern Bekaa Valley as part of reinforcements August 5, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Lebanon, Lebanon, IN,

ABC News 4 Charleston

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World War II veterans of the Battle of the Bulge are scheduled to meet in the Columbia area as well as tour Fort Jackson and a museum.

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Switched

Thousands Are Sexually Assaulted In The U.S. Military Every Year. These Are Some Of Their Stories.

In 2009, Jessica Hinves, then an Air Force fighter jet mechanic, said was raped by a member of her squadron -- a man she had considered a good friend.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Lackland Air Force Base, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Fort Jackson

KRMG-AM Tulsa

Oklahoma veteran killed in action to receive Medal of Honor

Specialist Four Sloat, a member of the U.S. Army and a native of Coweta, Oklahoma, will be recognized with the nation's highest military honor for his courageous actions while serving in Vietnam.

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Related Topix: Coweta, OK

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Washington Times

Veterans see VA scandal as key in Congress races

Late summer means back to school, so the leather waiting room chairs at the community college veterans center are full of former service members seeking help with course mix-ups, education benefits and any other obstacle to a degree or new job qualification.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, US Military, Fort Bragg, US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Fort Bragg, NC, Hope Mills, NC, Fayetteville, NC

Evening Sun

Army vet pleads guilty to arms export violations

A former U.S. Army officer who operated a business in Portland selling military-grade weapons parts and accessories pleaded guilty Friday to arms export violations and mishandling classified documents.

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Related Topix: US Military, District of Columbia Government, Washington DC, e-dialog

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