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4 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Re: Rolling with Stone

Easter weekend is approaching and there are endless events going on this weekend in Haywood County.


Related Topix: Haywood County, NC, Maggie Valley, NC, Life, Homebrewing, Hobbies, Waynesville, NC, Lake Junaluska, NC, US Military

6 hrs ago | My FOX Chicago

Two Cook County employees get prison for bribery scheme

Two Cook County employees who took bribes to lower property tax bills were sentenced Wednesday to two years and 18 months behind bars respectively, the Chicago Sun-Times is reporting.


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9 hrs ago | Reuters

Obama looks to salvage Asia 'pivot' as allies fret about China

When a Philippine government ship evaded a Chinese blockade in disputed waters of the South China Sea last month, a U.S. Navy plane swooped in to witness the dramatic encounter.


Related Topix: US Military, US Navy

9 hrs ago | The Standard

UK lawmakers slam lax security in Taliban attack

British lawmakers say commanders' complacency and inadequate security were partly to blame for the failure to stop a Taliban attack on a US-British base in Afghanistan that killed two US Marines.


Related Topix: Asia, Afghanistan, World News, US Military

12 hrs ago |

Mom asked by Disney park employee to cover up

A San Diego family's first trip to the Disneyland resort in Anaheim was marred, they say, by a comment made by a park employee.


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13 hrs ago |

DoD quietly expanding AFRICOM missions

Marines jump out of an MV-22B Osprey while conducting parachute operations over Djibouti last year.


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17 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Jordan says destroyed armored vehicles crossing from Syria

U.S. Marine Corps AV-8B Harrier II jets participate in the "Eager Lion" military exercises at Al Quwierah near Aqaba city, 290 km south of Amman, June 19, 2013.


Related Topix: Jordan, World News, Middle East, US Military, US Air Force

19 hrs ago | Painting/Wallcovering Contractor

Contractor Admits to Fraud, Assault

The principal of a Pennsylvania construction company faces dozens of years behind bars for forcing employees to return part of their paychecks and for targeting a site manager during a reconstruction project at Fort Dix.


Related Topix: Fort Dix, NJ, Prison, US Military, Burlington County, NJ, Cumberland County, NJ

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Saying thanks is not enough

They can be forgiven if they think "Thanks for your service" is an incomplete thank you, an insincere and hollow expression, showing a lack of understanding and real appreciation of what these men and women had been through.


Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, US Military, Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, US News, US Marine Corps, Opinion

Bluffton Today

Sun City veterans tour Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort

Amanda Dickey/The Sun Today Sun City veterans listen to Col. Peter Buck as he explains the F-18 and its armament.


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Stars and Stripes

Fate helps find relatives of 2 Marines who died in Beirut bombing

Jeff Hudson and wife Debra trace the name of a family member killed during the Marine barracks bombing in Beirut during the 30th Beirut Memorial observation ceremony in Jacksonville, N.C., Oct. 23, 2013.


Related Topix: World News, Lebanon, US Military, Coon Rapids, MN


Security Before Camp Bastion Raid Criticised

British commanders must take some blame for inadequate security at Camp Bastion when it was attacked in 2012, a parliamentary report has concluded.


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The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Expect delays, altered traffic patterns for Gen. Mundy's funeral

The funeral of four-star Gen. Carl Epting Mundy Jr., the 30th commandant of the United States Marine Corps, will take place at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at First United Methodist Church in Waynesville.


Related Topix: US Military, Waynesville, NC, Aircraft, Bell-Boeing Aircraft, Bell-Boeing V-22 Osprey, Military Aircraft

Princeton U. welcomes back Navy ROTC for first time since Vietnam War

At Princeton University, the Navy ROTC program was on its last legs. Like many elite universities, Princeton was no longer welcoming to a program designed to train students to join the military.


Related Topix: Princeton, NJ, US Military, US Navy, Princeton University, Rutgers University, us Travel, Travel

Navy Times

Fire breaks out on cruiser Hue City; no injuries

The first sea pay raise in over a decade will kick in for sailors and Marines with three years or... A new war is on the Navy's horizon, one for keeping the best people with the hottest skills in the... Fire broke out onboard the cruiser Hue City Monday while the ship was crossing the Atlantic Ocean, but no sailors were injured, fleet officials ... (more)


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Sneak Peek: 'NCIS' 'Alleged' episode tackles the serious issue of sexual assault

Sexual assault in the military is still a major, real-life issue, and since "NCIS " reflects what is going on in the armed forces, the topic will be addressed on tonight's episode.


Related Topix: NCIS, Action TV, Entertainment, Drama, Television, US Military

KFMB-TV San Diego

Wounded hero goes extra mile for fellow Marines

What this 28-year-old Marine has accomplished is truly inspiring. And Monday, Rob Jones was honored at a luncheon at the Doubletree San Diego Del Mar for completing an incredible journey.


Related Topix: US Military, Del Mar, CA, Explosion

The Island Packet

Beaufort Liquidation to close following county zoning dispute

Beaufort Liquidation will close its doors later this spring, after a vote by Beaufort County Council on Monday to disallow the shop's weekly outdoor flea market.


Related Topix: Beaufort County, SC, Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, US Military, Beaufort, SC

Mon Apr 14, 2014


5. Utah gun owners seek firearms training

Utah is a gun-friendly state, and Utah County might be the gun-friendliest county in the Beehive State.


Related Topix: Utah, Guns, Utah County, UT, Orem, UT, US Military

Athens Banner-Herald

Sgt. Lance Tipton: striving to make the community's streets safer

Becoming a police officer seemed like a natural progression for Lance Tipton when he was simultaneously serving in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve.


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