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47 min ago | 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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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Military

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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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Merseyside County, England, US Military

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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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Zion, IL, Death Penalty, US Military, Henderson Hall

The Daily Star

US troops head to exercises in Eastern Europe

File - U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel meets with members of the U.S. Army and Marines during his visit to the Kabul Military Training Center in Kabul, in this March 10, 2013.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Italy, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Examiner.com

Happy Birthday Richard Diebenkorn.

Since his death, his reputation has steadily grown as the master of late 20th century art.

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Related Topix: San Francisco, CA, US Military, Painting, Arts, Santa Monica, CA

The Columbus Dispatch

Obama's promise to put focus on Asia facing another test

Two and a half years after President Barack Obama vowed to shift America's diplomatic, economic and military focus to Asia, he will head back to the region this week to try to convince allies and adversaries alike that he really meant it.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Military, George Bush

KRMG-AM Tulsa

Obama visit to Asia seen as counterweight to China

In this March 31, 2014 file photo, South Korean and U.S. Marines aim their machine guns during the U.S.-South Korea joint landing exercises called Ssangyong, part of the Foal Eagle military exercises, in Pohang, South Korea.

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Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, US Military,

The Daily Republic

Today in History for April 22, 2014

In 1912 , the United States Chamber of Commerce had its beginnings with a National Commercial Conference held in Washington, D.C. In 1930 , the United States, Britain and Japan signed the London Naval Treaty, which regulated submarine warfare and limited shipbuilding.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

KSAT-TV San Antonio

Rain bypasses Texas Cavaliers River Parade

THE NIGHT TEAM'S JESSIE DEGOLLADO REPORTS IT WAS ALSO A GREAT WAY TO PAY TRIBUTE TO THE CITY'S MILITARY.

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Fox News

Marines issue casting call for 'terrorist' training- Young officers...

The United States Marine Corps is looking for a few good actors to play terrorists in upcoming training exercises, putting out a casting call that could give clues about what the Pentagon is prepping for.

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Sun Journal

Corps' top marksmen take aim in shooting competition

Marines from across the Corps gathered at Stone Bay rifle range last week to demonstrate that there is nothing deadlier than Marines and their weapons.

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Daily Kos

Inside Marine One

Everyone's heard of Air Force One , the 747 model VC-25 used by the President of the United States.

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Jacksonville Daily News

Sweet treats for the paleo-minded

Jillian Lama intended to join her mother in work at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Bangladesh when an unforeseen hiring freeze left her unemployed in a new country with few options to earn money.

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Related Topix: Bangladesh, World News, Asia, Cake, Baked Goods, Life, Dessert, Food, US Military, Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune

Patch.com

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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Examiner.com

A trip in Vietnam era helicopters raises funds for Hixson flight museum

The UH-1H Huey cargo/air assault 'copter prepares to lift off on a fund raising mission for the Hixson Museum of Flight and the Children's Hospital in Chattanooga.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Citizens' Voice

MayDay thanks the troops with musical benefit

First row is Staff Sgt. James R. Conley. Second row, from left, are Miranda Russell, Leesa Colon, Alicia Conley, Teddy Wampole, Mike Swicklik and Mike Kovalchek.

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Related Topix: Memorial Day, Life, Holidays, Wilkes-Barre, PA, US Military, US Air Force, US Army

Lansing State Journal

St. Johns WWII veteran selected for Honor Flight

Kurt Becker, a long-time St. Johns resident and business owner, made a decision at the beginning of World War II that changed his life.

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