9 hrs ago
Words of American poet have a special meaning in time of mourning
In a ninth-grade literature class, I was assigned a poem that didn't make any sense to me, although I was intrigued by its title.
21 hrs ago
Another Memorial Day in this endless war | Amy Goodman
As we pause to remember those who died for our freedoms, we are faced with the possibility of a 'forever war' Barack Obama salutes the coffin of a US soldier killed in Afghanistan at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware, October 2009.
Thu May 23, 2013
Inside Bay Area
Alameda: A family remembers a fallen soldier
A shadow of uneasiness fell upon Stephanie Fisher that night as she talked with her son while he prepared to leave for Afghanistan on his third combat tour.
The Macon Telegraph
C-5 maintainers finish challenging job
Maintainers at Robins have just completed an especially challenging overhaul and repair on a C-5M, and officials say the experience will help with future aircraft.
From boyhood to the battlefield: Long war takes its toll
Troops in the nation's longest war - Afghanistan - were often just kids when it started.
Wed May 22, 2013
Delaware man hospitalized after 'picking' neighbor's trash
A New Castle, Del., man is in the hospital tonight, finding out the hard way why it's not a good idea to pick your neighbor's trash, even with permission.
Big News Network.com
Delaware man hurt when neighbors trash turns explosive
NEW CASTLE, Del. -- A Delaware man was severely injured Tuesday morning when a box a neighbor had put out on the curb for trash pickup exploded, officials said.
Sussex County Woman Finds Relief Amid Oklahoma Devastation
SEAFORD , Del.- It is being called one of the deadliest tornadoes this country has ever seen.
Wahconah High Graduate Killed in Afghanistan
Update : The Defense Department on Friday afternoon confirmed that Army Spec. Mitchell Daehling and two others died May 14 "of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked their unit with an improvised explosive device." Daehling and Spc.
Sat May 18, 2013
The Marion Star
General: Threat from homemade bombs here to stay
An Army team transfers the remains of Spc. Thomas P. Murach May 7 at Dover Air Force Base, Del.
Fri May 17, 2013
Soldier from Dalton killed in Afghanistan
A Dalton man is mourning the death of his soldier son who was killed by an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan.
Thu May 16, 2013
Diana West: Afghanistan's Benghazi: The Shoot-Down of Extortion 17
Grief and politics don't mix. When raw, aching grief and the dirtiest kind of politics meet, a hot volcano of pain and outrage erupts that is unstoppable.
WNYT NewsChannel 13
Local soldier killed in action
Family members tell us his parents are on their way to Dover Air Force Base right now to meet the plane carrying his casket.
New Details: 2 Killed In Related Early Morning Shootings; One Officer Involved
KHQ.COM - The funeral for Capt. Tyler Voss will be held in his hometown of Boerne Texas on Friday April 17th at 4pm at St.
Wed May 15, 2013
New Media Journal
More Than Benghazi Parents Deserve Answers
Editor's Note: This is a first-hand account by NMJ analyst and correspondent Robert McReynolds, who attended the May 9th press conference at The National Press Club.
Tue May 14, 2013
US military deaths in Afghanistan at 2,085
Deputy Defense Secretary Ashton Carter, right, stands with his hand on his heart as an Army carry team moves a transfer case containing the remains of 1st Lt.
Mon May 13, 2013
Missile-launching Galaxy coming to Delaware Museum
Only once in history has an intercontinental ballistic missile - an ICBM - been launched from an aircraft in flight.
Mental Evaluation Ordered For Colville 5th Grader Charged In Plot To Kill Classmates
COLVILLE, Wash. On Monday, the 11-year-old boy charged in a February plot to kill fellow classmates at Fort Colville Elementary School, was ordered to undergo a mental evaluation.
Lewiston, Clarkston Viewers Will Soon Receive KHQ Over-The-Air In High-Definition
The KHQ translator that serves the Lewiston/Clarkston area, will soon be upgraded to digital.