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9 min ago | Stars and Stripes

Pentagon official praises Abe for bolstering US-Japan military alliance

A high-ranking U.S. defense official visiting Tokyo said Friday that the U.S. appreciates recent actions taken by the Abe administration to bolster the Japan-U.S. military alliance.


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4 hrs ago | Post and Courier

Foundation seeks recognition for Santa Helena, the first European colonial capital in US

Its relatively small and fairly undisturbed site contains the remains of three well-dated fort sites and two town sites.


Related Topix: Parris Island, SC, US Military, US News, US Marine Corps, Beaufort, SC, University of South Carolina Beaufort, Archaeology, Anthropology, Science

8 hrs ago | US News & World Report

Obama Can Unite the U.S., Europe and Middle East After James Foley's Murder

My reaction to the murder of American reporter James Foley at the hands of his knife-wielding Islamic State killer was visceral: Send in the Marines and clean the Islamic State's clock.


Related Topix: US Military, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Opinion

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Stars and Stripes

California pushes shift in military sexual-assault cases

In this undated Navy photo, a volunteer hands out Sexual Assault Prevention and Response ribbons to help spread awareness of sexual assault.


Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US Governors, Jerry Brown

Connecticut Post

Carafano: Continue US air strikes; leave ground fighting to the Kurds

The best way to start winning a war is to stop losing. That axiom certainly applies to what's going on in Iraq.


Related Topix: Terrorism, US Military, Opinion

Eielson Air Force Base Arctiz Sentry

Death Rattlers rock RF-A 14-3

U.S. Marine Corps F/A-18C Hornets assigned to the Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 323, Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, Calif., take off during RED FLAG-Alaska 14-3 Aug. 14, 2014, Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska.


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The Village News

Jury recommends death for man who killed French Valley Marine sergeant and wife

A death sentence was recommended today for a man who joined three accomplices in killing a Marine sergeant and his wife during a home invasion robbery near Murrieta.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, US Military, US News, US Marine Corps

Marine Corps Times

Deputy SecDef details plans to make Guam a hub for Marines

Marines conduct mock raids at Andersen Air Force Base in Guam during Exercise Gauhan Shield.


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Camp Lejeune ceremony to honor 1st black Marines

The ceremony is scheduled for Friday at Camp Johnson, formerly known as Montford Point.


Related Topix: US Military, US Marine Corps, US News, Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Man accused of killing Marine's wife to be extradited from Alaska

This undated file photo provided by the San Bernardino County, Calif., Sheriff's Department shows Erin Corwin, left, with her husband, Jonathan Wayne Corwin, a corporal in the U.S. Marine Corps.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, San Bernardino County, CA, US Military, US News, US Marine Corps, Twentynine Palms, CA

The Skanner

US Marine Corps Upholds Life Sentence for Murder of Ivy Harris

The commander of U.S. Marine Corps Forces in the Pacific is upholding the life sentence and dishonorable discharge of a Marine convicted of murdering Portlander Ivanice Harris in Hawaii.


Related Topix: US Military, Life, Self Defense, Prison

The Virginian-Pilot

Court decision delayed on Marine's Iraq vanishing

U.S. Marine Cpl. Wassef Ali Hassoun prepares himself as he waits to make a statement to a large crowd of media outside the gates to USMC Base Quantico, Va.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, US Military, US News, US Marine Corps, US Army, Camp Lejeune, Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune

Jacksonville Daily News

Marines rock Exercise Heavy Metal 2014

Marines with 1st Battalion, 24th Marine Regiment, move down a road while the street is covered by an M1A1 Abrams tank during an assault on a simulated enemy town aboard Camp Lejeune during exercise Heavy Metal 14. As the assault continued, instructors and safety personnel would point out a Marine to play the role of a wounded casualty to assess the ... (more)


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The Day

Weissinger brothers sentenced for Lyme area burglaries

Karl Weissinger looks to his family after he is sentenced in New London Superior Court in New London Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, for his role in a serial burglary case.


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State Department asks for more U.S. Marines in Baghdad

Today, when President Obama interrupted his summer vacation to make a statement denouncing the slaying of American journalist James Foley, he declared that ISIS militants in the Mideast are a "cancer."


Related Topix: US Military, Iraq, World News, US Navy

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Mission Ready Services Inc.: 10-20 Wins Subcontract on $8.3M Marine Corps Award

Mission Ready Services Inc. is pleased to announce that, through its wholly owned subsidiary 10-20 Services Inc. , in a teaming arrangement with prime contractor Carl Amber Brian Isaiah And Associates , , Team Barstow has been awarded under Contract/Purchase Order/Agreement No.


Related Topix: 10-20, US Military, US News, Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, US Marine Corps, Barstow, CA

Deputy SecDef highlights Guam in U.S. military buildup plan

Robert Work, deputy secretary of the Department of Defense, greets service members on Aug. 20 after speaking at Naval Base Guam.


Related Topix: US Military, US Governors, Eddie Calvo, US Air Force, Andersen Air Force Base

CBS Atlanta

GOP's Senate candidate: Alaska is my home, too

The winner of Alaska's Republican Senate primary, Dan Sullivan, successfully turned back tea party opposition during an at-times contentious 10-month race.


Related Topix: US Politics, Ted Stevens, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Mark Begich, Democrat, US Military, George Bush, W.

WCTV Tallahassee

Florida Panhandle Military Base is Little-Known Gem

Instead of sunbathers, jet ski rental huts and beachside bars, more than 20 miles of prime coastal property along Florida's Panhandle is home to soldiers, sailors and Marines who use the unique area to practice missions and test weapons.


Related Topix: US Military, Eglin Air Force Base, US Air Force

The Raw Story

Life sentence upheld for US Marine who murdered a Las Vegas prostitute in Hawaii

The U.S. Marine Corps Pacific commander has approved the life sentence recommended by a court martial for a former U.S. Marine who murdered a Las Vegas prostitute in Hawaii, a spokesman said Tuesday.


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