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1 hr ago | Business Insurance

Company that fired Marine with PTSD hit with disability lawsuit

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has filed a disability discrimination lawsuit against a pipe fittings manufacturer that allegedly refused to give unpaid leave to a veteran with post-traumatic stress disorder, then fired him as a result of his disability, the agency said Wednesday.

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5 hrs ago | YourErie

Military Research Continues Fight Against Malaria

World Malaria Day 2014 will be observed tomorrow around the world with activities that highlight advances in the field of malaria research.

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6 hrs ago | Patch.com

Location Change: Marines Storm Seaside Park Beach For a Cause

Written by the event's organizers: Twelve Marines from McGuire/Ft. Dix will storm Seaside Park on Thursday to deliver the first official Seaside Semper Five race t-shirt to Seaside Park Mayor Robert Matthies.

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10 hrs ago | Roseville Review

St. Anthony Bulletin News

Muffie Gabler, a community development manager at Wells Fargo, about to present the keys to the house to Jacobson and Hunt.

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14 hrs ago | Marine News

US Navy Completes Korea Ferry SAR Mission

With concurrence from South Korean commanders, the U.S. Navy amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard is departing waters around Jindo, South Korea April 22 after assisting with search and rescue operations near the site of the Korean passenger ferry Sewol.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Cactus Thorns

Marines, BLM Public Meeting Re Johnson Valley Access, May 7th in Yucca Valley

Yucca Valley, Ca.,- Representatives from the Marine Corp and the U.S. Bureau of Land Management will host an information meeting about upcoming changes in land use in the Johnson Valley area 6-8 PM, Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at the Yucca Valley Community Center located at 57090 Twentynine Palms Highway, Yucca Valley.

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KVOR-AM Colorado Springs

Former Blue Angels Commander Reassigned After Sex Harassment Complaints

The Navy says a former commander of the Navy's Blue Angels flight demonstration team was reassigned from his current post because of an ongoing investigation into claims that he allowed "lewd speech, inappropriate comments, and sexually explicit humor" under his command.

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Gateway Pundit

US Marine Corps Vet: President Lied to Me

US Marine Corps Veteran Christopher Schiff was on The Kelly File tonight to discuss the recent Louisiana AFP ad he appeared in.

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Stars and Stripes

Sailor shot dead on Norfolk warship to be awarded heroism medal

Petty Officer 2nd Class Mark A. Mayo, 24, was killed in a shooting at Naval Station Norfolk on Monday, March 24. He was assigned to the base's, naval security forces.

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The Martha's Vineyard Times

Washington corrects an error, recognizes 92-year-old Marine

Jackson, center with Congressman William Keating at right,who presented him with the medal, and USMC Major Stanley Calixte at left.

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News Herald

Victims of toxic water meet skepticism at Supreme Court

A divided Supreme Court seemed mostly dubious Wednesday that federal claims for environmental damages can be brought after state deadlines have passed, signaling a potential setback for thousands of former Marines and their families exposed decades ago to contaminated water.

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USA Today

Victims of toxic water meet skepticism at Supreme Court

The Supreme Court seemed skeptical that federal claims for environmental damages can be brought after state deadlines have passed, a setback for former Marines and their families exposed to contaminated water.

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Los Angeles Times

Marine receives Navy Cross for bravery during firefight in Afghanistan

SAN DIEGO -- A Marine now stationed at Twentynine Palms has been awarded the Navy Cross for "courageous leadership, composure under fire and tactical expertise" during a five-hour firefight with the Taliban in Afghanistan.

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Pacific Daily News

Buildup to bring jobs

The military buildup, though smaller than previously planned, still is expected to add 624 full-time civilian jobs next year and 7,031 new positions at its peak seven years from now.

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WMUR-TV Manchester

Pease Greeters welcome troops stopping at NH airport

TO MEET HIS MOTHER. A MAJOR MILESTONE IS ABOUT TO BE REACHED AT PEASE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Marine Corps Times

Interview: 5 questions for the Marine turned Maxim model

Veteran Marine Sgt. Shannon Ihrke was selected for one of five special covers for the May issue of Maxim magazine, which 'salutes the military.'

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TIME.com

As the Wars End, Changes Come in Training Troops to Notify Families of Military Deaths

The wars are nearly over. So it is time for the U.S. military to reboot for one of its most somber tasks: Telling next-of-kin their loved one has died in the service of his or her country.

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Stars and Stripes

Obama: Senkaku Islands 'within scope' of US-Japan security treaty

President Barack Obama has stated that the Senkaku Islands in Okinawa Prefecture are subject to a security treaty between Japan and the U.S. that outlines America's defense obligations to Japan.

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Wirral Globe

Ceremony will commemorate wartime glory of Wallasey ferry boats' Zeebrugge mission

A MARCH commemorating the 96th anniversary of one of The First World War's most heroic raids takes place this weekend.

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Patch.com

Man Linked to 2005 Killings of 2 Zion Girls Could Be Put to Death for Murdering a Marine

A man suspected in the 2005 slayings of two Zion girls could be put to death in Virginia for strangling a fellow Marine in 2009.

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