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  1. South Salem Church Cemetery Added To State Historic RegisterRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Lewisboro Daily Voice

    The South Salem Presbyterian Church cemetery was added to the State Register of Historic Places, a state official announced in a recent letter to Lewisboro Supervisor Peter Parsons.

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  2. Three charged in assault on disabled SC veteranRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Star

    Three people have been charged - including the victim's granddaughter - in a home invasion that resulted in the shooting and wounding of a disabled Vietnam veteran in Rock Hill.

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  3. U.S. warplanes bomb targets in northern IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Marine Corps Times

    U.S. fighter planes conducted five airstrikes against Islamic State targets in northern Iraq on Thursday, continuing a limited campaign aimed at helping Iraqi and Kurdish forces retake key territory and degrade the militants' capability.

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  4. Should Uncle Sam privatize VA care?: Front BurnerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Grim headlines this spring that American veterans were losing lives not on the battlefield, but in waiting rooms of hospitals run by the Department of Veterans Affairs dominated the headlines, and likely angered Florida's 1.5 million vets.

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  5. Historic Lancaster's visit is a time for reflection and commemorationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Northern Echo

    COMMEMORATIVE EVENT: Event held at the St George Hotel and Durham Tees Valley Airport to commemorate Second World War hero Andrew Mynarski, Gathering of those who attended the service by his statue.

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  6. Telecom giants talk paper bill fees at CRTCRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SooToday

    Canada's big telecom companies have agreed to exempt some, but not all, of their customers from fees they charge for producing and mailing invoices.

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  7. Nebulae Entertainment to release thriller filmed in UtahRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    The independent film, produced in and expected to be released late in 2015, will tell the story of a young man who learns his destiny while encountering a centuries-old threat.

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  8. Legion reaches out to veterans in CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | American Legion Magazine

    The 70-year-old North Carolina native had been sleeping at bus stops for the past month - he had nowhere else to go.

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  9. High school buddies followed similar path to jihadRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | MilitaryCity.com

    Two high school buddies who loved to shoot hoops and crack jokes with their friends converted to Islam in early adulthood and were somehow recruited by terror groups to leave the United States and die for jihadist causes on separate continents.

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  10. Egan: Just say Non - Official bilingualism carries feds' baggageRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Canada.com

    The idea of an officially bilingual city of Ottawa is an idea that was born in that era, only to slip into a coma from which it sometimes wakes.

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  11. Lt. Col. Russell: Putin Doesn't Want War, Just TerritoryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News Max

    Russian President Vladimir Putin is pouncing on Ukraine and threatening all-out war against a country he wants to repossess because he sees no real obstacle in his American counterpart, President Barack Obama, Oklahoma's newly chosen 5th District GOP nominee for Congress told Newsmax TV on Thursday.

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  12. Boor Takes Reins at Veteran Affairs Regional OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Oakland Post

    The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Oakland Regional Office hosted an Installation Ceremony for its new Director, Julianna M Boor, on Friday, Aug. 22. The event took place at the Ronald V. Dellums Federal Building and was attended by employees of the Oakland Regional Office, Directors from local VA facilities and Federal Agencies, local ... (more)

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  13. Wanted by VA: more medical professionalsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    One of the first steps to rebuilding confidence in the scandal-plagued Department of Veterans Affairs is getting enough of the right people to do the job.

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  14. The front lines of the medical marijuana fightRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    While the measures fall far short of legalization, the bills would remove some red tape caregivers say is hurting their business and their patients.

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  15. CBO: Claims explode, but trend could slowRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    So why did the number of veterans drawing disability compensation climb by 55 percent over that period? Why have yearly VA disability payments tripled since 2000 to reach $60 billion in 2014? The Congressional Budget Office explains why in a new report and the primary reason is not found among veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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  16. Gov. McAuliffe: Va. to Hire More VeteransRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NBC Washington

    Speaking to a crowd of military veterans in Richmond Thursday, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe said he plans to sign the "Patriot Pledge" on behalf of the commonwealth's government.

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  17. Gloucester Stage Company Hits A Home Run with August Wilson's 'Fences'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The White Rhino Report

    I have never been disappointed with a show that I have seen at Gloucester Stage Company.

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  18. Obama tamps down prospect of strikes in SyriaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Navy Times

    President Obama says degrading Islamic State militants is going to require a 'regional strategy' and assistance from partners in the Middle East.

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  19. Obama calls on other nations to fight Islamic StateRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Navy Times

    President Obama on Thursday shunted aside speculation that he will soon expand the U.S. bombing campaign against Islamic extremists into Syria, saying the military mission for now will remain focused on Iraq.

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  20. U.N. Security Council meets on Ukraine crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Navy Times

    United States U.N. Representative Samantha Power speaks at an Aug. 28 United Nations Security Council meeting about the ongoing Ukrainian-Russian .

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