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  1. Officials host forum on military budget cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... A five member panel listened for over two hours as state leaders, local leaders and citizens expressed why Fort Benning should not face cuts from the Department of Defense. "Fort Benning has been prepared to support growth. We are ready and willing ...

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  2. Colonel Paul Revere O'MaryRead the original story

    Monday Feb 2 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Funeral services will be held Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015, at 10 a.m., at First Baptist Church. Dr. Gil McKee and Dr. Rick Lance will officiate.

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  3. Mexico's Recurring NightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Nation

    As demonstrators across Mexico take to the streets to protest the government's involvement in the September 2014 disappearance of forty-three students in Iguala, Guerrero, a case bearing many of the same grim hallmarks is getting renewed attention. In August 2010, the Zetas cartel abducted and killed seventy-two people pulled from buses traveling the highways near San Fernando, Tamaulipas, a town more than 1,000 kilometers northeast of Guerrero.

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  4. Columbus residents participate in 'March for Life' to protest abortionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | WTVM

    "Phenix City is financially strong and moving in the right direction. It's a great time to live in Phenix City," says Phenix City Mayor Eddie Lowe at the 2015 State of the City address.

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  5. Veteran Louis Montalvan Discusses His Book At Scarsdale LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Scarsdale Daily Voice

    ... the Army Commendation Medal for Valor and the Combat Action Badge, Montalvan mentored and trained officers at Fort Benning and served on policy development teams in Washington, D.C.

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  6. In serviceRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2014 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Army Pvt. Tyler W. Dumont has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Benning, Ga.

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  7. Obama's Cuban Policy ShiftRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | Counterpunch

    Patrick L. Smith on the decline and fall of American journalism; Peter Lee on China and its Uyghur problem; Dave Macaray on brain trauma, profits and the NFL; Lee Ballinger on the bloody history of cotton. PLUS: "The Vindication of Love" by JoAnn Wypijewski; "The Age of SurrealPolitick" by Jeffrey St. Clair; "The Radiation Zone" by Kristin Kolb; "Washington's Enemies List" by Mike Whitney; "The School of Moral Statecraft" by Chris Floyd and "The Surveillance Films of Laura Poitras" by Kim Nicolini.

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  8. Bridgestone to honor vets at NHL Winter ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Tire Business

    Bridgestone Americas Inc. will extend a special "thank you" to America's armed forces during the 2015 Bridgestone National Hockey League Bridgestone, the Official Tire of the NHL and the NHLPA, is returning for the sixth year as the title sponsor of the game, taking place at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C. The event will feature the Chicago Blackhawks facing off against the Washington Capitals. Inc., a national nonprofit organization that provides military with a healthy outlet through hockey, as its special guests to the event.

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  9. Joseph J. RyanRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Florida Today

    He is survived by his loving wife and partner of 46 years, Rosalie Kascmer-Ryan, and two daughters by a previous marriage.

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  10. It's Beginning to Cost a Lot Like Christmas...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Family Research Council

    ... may as well be a turn coat to religious liberty. The Commander of the Airborne and Ranger Training Brigade at Fort Benning is quickly becoming the face of the military censorship problem, as

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  11. With D.C. streetcar's future unclear, this church raises concerns of K Street NW lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... funding roughly in half. Slower-moving streetcars taking practice runs on the still unopened line on H Street and Benning Road NE have gummed up commuter buses and other traffic . City officials have repeatedly set year's end as their most recent ...

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  12. Families of Marrero veterans remember their departed loved onesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... Germany, Alaska and Korea. She said, "I served in personnel management at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, Fort Benning in Georgia and Fort Gordon in Georgia." She said, "I trained the reserves for Iraq in 1991 to 1994." Her honors include Army Service ...

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  13. Terry Dickson: Long journey's end or the last flight of a retired Navy pilotRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... May had entered the Army's specialized training program in 1943 and had gone to the Infantry School at Fort Benning in Columbus, Ga. From there, the Army sent him to North Carolina State to study engineering, but shut down the program to get men ...

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  14. Clergy members gather in support of same-sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... to be forced to use vacation days and spend extra money to marry in another state. She and wife Voncelle Davis-Benning married in New York in February. They said they will remarry in Ohio if it becomes legal here. Michael Premo, campaign manager for ...

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  15. General Peter Pace Joins Defense Mobile Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | PRWeb

    In that, General Pace was the principal military advisor to the President, the Secretary of Defense, the National Security Council and the Homeland Security Council. Built by veterans and supported by a 100% veteran-staffed Member Care organization, Defense Mobile is launching a nationwide 4G mobile service and a set of value-added applications that are designed to benefit, honor and reward veterans and U.S military service members for their commitment and service.

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  16. Brad Pitt and Shia LaBeouf entertain US troops as they make a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Brad Pitt and Shia LaBeouf entertain US troops as they make a morale boosting appearance at Fort Benning for special screening of Fury They appeared to keep their distance as Washington DC played host to the official premiere of historical war drama Fury, but Brad Pitt and Shia LaBeouf were side by side during an intimate screening at Fort Benning on Thursday. The co-stars journeyed south for a special appearance at the United States Army post in Columbus, Georgia - where their new World War II movie was being screened for its 120,000 soldiers.

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  17. This Could Be the Future of Battlefield RoboticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Government Executive

    The floor of the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C., was an obstacle course this week, as the Association of the United States Army convention brought together, among other defense contractors, various robot makers from around to demo their goods to military leaders and the curious. Despite the drawdown in Afghanistan and the end of the war in Iraq, the military still needs robotic systems to detect improvised explosive devices as well as provide tactical intelligence or to look around the next corner, so to speak.

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  18. Power restored to customers after Thursday night outagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | WUSA-TV Washington

    Check out this story on WUSA9.com: http://on.wusa9.com/1vBYeFx WASHINGTON -- More than 5,000 Pepco customers lost power in D.C. on Thursday evening. The company acknowledged the outage in a tweet, saying crews were working to restore power to customers affected by an issue at the Benning substation.

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  19. DC police officers honored for saving woman's lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... district. "I think it was domestic violence assault in progress," said Officer Roth. When the officers arrived at Benning and C Streets NE, they found a woman lying in the middle of the road. "It was pretty chaotic, of course there was blood ...

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  20. News roundup: Secret Service may screen tourists near White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... of the Wasatch Presbyterian Church, says religion and science go hand in hand. [ Trib ] -> Carrie Byington, an Edna Benning Presidential Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Utah, discusses how the National Institute of Health could save ...

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