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  1. 'When you give out blessings, you get blessings...'Read the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | The Coastal Courier

    Barber Nicolas Martinez has been cutting hair in Richmond Hill for weeks now, putting skills he learned in the Marines to good use by giving something back to those less fortunate. But he wouldn't have been doing any of that here, had Martinez's truck not broken down on I-95 near the Ogeechee River on Christmas Eve.


  2. Ex-Marine gets 11 years for DUI crash that killed 3 othersRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KTVN Reno

    A former Marine has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for a drunken driving for a crash that killed three of his friends and fellow servicemen in Southern California. Twenty-seven-year-old Jared Ray Hale received the sentence Friday in Orange County Court.


  3. Military tightens security vs BIFF in MaguindanaoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Troops from the Army's 6th Infantry Division and the Marines encountered over 60 alleged members of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters in Barangay Kitango, Datu Saudi Ampatuan, Maguindanao. The military cut them off with tanks and checkpoints in Kitango, the point where the secondary roads merged with the national highway.


  4. Finally home: Veteran and family break ground on mortgage-free houseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    Retired U.S. Marine Corps Staff Sgt. David Payton arrives with his wife, Heather, right, for the groundbreaking ceremony of their future home in Holly Springs.


  5. Critics keep up the pressure on orders for Royal Navy's frigatesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Portsmouth Today

    RENEWED calls for the government to replace the navy's frigates on a like-for-like basis have been made ahead of an announcement from the prime minister. But concerns have been raised that the order could be reduced in the same way plans for the navy's new Type 45 destroyers were knocked down from 12 to six.


  6. New Herioc-size 7-foot Bronze Statue Veterans Memorial headed to City...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | PRWeb

    New Herioc-size 7-foot Bronze Statue Veterans Memorial headed to City of Grandview Heights, Ohio - Created by Matt Glenn lead Sculptor for Big Statues LLC Provo, Utah The City of Grandview Heights near Columbus, Ohio announces the installment of new War memorial Bronze Statue created by BIG STATUES The City of Grandview Heights Marine Corps War Memorial monument near Columbus, Ohio will be dedicated on Memorial Day on May 21, 2015. The monument was created to honor the members of the United States Marine Corps who have served and given their lives in defense of the United States.


  7. Enhancing Army Airborne ForcesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Which of those capabilities could be developed in the short term , at a low cost and without the need to add new vehicle and aircraft types, beyond what is currently available within the U.S. Department of Defense? At the request of U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, a RAND research team examined options to increase the mobility, protection, and firepower of the Army's airborne forces, given likely future missions and threats, identifying a concept for enhancing today's forces by adding a light armored infantry capability. Because the Army requested near-term options, the new concept incorporates equipment and platforms that are already available within the U.S. Department of Defense.


  8. Noam Chomsky on American Sniper's 'disturbing' popularityRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Green Left Weekly

    Noam Chomsky had some choice words about the popularity of the Clint Eastwood Movie American Sniper , its glowing New York Times review, and what the worship of a movie about a cold-blooded killer says about the American people. During a Cambridge, Massachusetts event hosted by The Baffler on January 22, Chomsky first read the glowing recent review the NYT gave the movie.


  9. Ar EditorialWHY You Don't Need Health Care ReformRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Has Michael Jackson been buried yet? And is his brain in the same place as his body? Inquiring minds want to know. Looking back on the week after Jackson's death, one thing was abundantly clear: the broadcast media desperately wanted another O.J., Anna Nicole or Princess Di moment, and they were having hell's own time making it happen.


  10. Naval Academy alum among two Marines killed in helicopter crashRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Capt. Elizabeth Kealey, a 2005 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, was one of two Marines killed in a helicopter crash Friday, Jan. 23, according to the Naval Academy. The crash occurred during a training exercise at a Marine Corps base in Southern California, according to the military.


  11. More Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    An Albany business is helping NASA with their mission to Mars. A. West Enterprise, an electrical contracting company, just signed their second contract with NASA to help upgrade their electrical infrastructure which is about 30 to 40 years old.


  12. Webinar: Efficient Hydraulic Systems & Fluids, February 05, 2015Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Tribology & Lubrication Tech.

    ... -university Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power. In addition, he is a subject matter expert for the US Marine Corps and chairman of the NFPA Fluids Committee. His research interests include energy efficient oils and biodegradable lubricants.


  13. AF pilot recognized for heroism in combat, awarded Distinguished Flying Cross with ValorRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    For one Airman, what seemed to be a standard patrol mission from Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, Oct. 28, 2008, concluded with him receiving a Distinguished Flying Cross with Valor here Jan. 29. The actions of Maj. Jeremiah Parvin and his wingman, Capt.


  14. Former Marine gets 11 years in prison for DUI crash that killed threeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    A former Marine was sentenced to 11 years in prison Friday after being convicted of killing three friends in a drunk-driving accident. The three victims were fellow Marines stationed at Marine Corp Base Camp Pendleton.


  15. Training takes on - significant' tone for Japanese forcesRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Coast News

    With tensions heightening between China and Japan recently, the 10th annual Iron Fist training exercise, which held its opening ceremony on Monday, is taking on extra significance for the members of the Japanese Army's Ground Self Defense Force. Iron Fist is a bilateral training exercise designed to increase interoperability between the 1st Marine Expeditionary Force and Japanese Ground Self Defense Force.


  16. Iraq War vets battle PTSD through musicRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | 10News

    A group of military veterans is using the power of music to reach out to other vets struggling with post-traumatic stress disorder. In 2004, when Sgt.


  17. Woman fighting cancer seeking support for her familyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WFMZ

    A Lehigh County mother-of-four is holding out hope and praying for a miracle after being diagnosed with terminal cancer. Patti Powell is now trusting that one act of kindness from a complete stranger will inspire other people around the nation to help too.


  18. Operation Enduring Repect chooses Dustin Butler of Tahlequah for Super Bowl tripRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    U.S. Marine Corps veteran Dustin Butler of Tahlequah was chosen by the national nonprofit Operation Enduring Respect for an all-expense paid trip to the game. "I can't really describe the feeling; it's almost unreal," Butler, a member of the Cherokee tribe, told the Tahlequah Daily Press.


  19. British soldiers to be equipped with state-of-the-art battle...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    It may look more like something out of the Star Wars films - but this is the new face of the British infantryman. The revolutionary robotic anti-ballistic helmet weighing under 3lbs provides unprecedented protection for soldiers and will be in service on the battlefields for UK troops this September.


  20. Chandler honored for helping evolve ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The United States Army

    HENDERSON HALL, Va. -- In an Army full-honor retirement ceremony, with his wife and other family members in attendance, Sgt.