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  1. Pomaria veteran receives Quilt of ValorRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Newberry Observer

    William G. Loging joined the Marine Reserves in Lacrose, Wis., at the age of 17. When he was 18, he joined the U.S. Marine Corps and on Nov. 13, 1955, he found himself at Boot Camp in San Diego, Calif. His career in the Marines led him to Treasure Island in California for Basic Electronics School in 1956 and back to San Diego for Ground Radio Repair School.


  2. 2 sentenced in Marine gift card schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    A total of five people were charged in the case, with the loss estimated at more than $20,000, the U.S. Attorney's Office said in a statement. Christopher Manalili, 22, and Shawn Newnam, i 24, both pleaded guilty in February to wire fraud, prosecutors said.


  3. "Exercise Tradewinds 2015" Starts Sunday 31 May 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bajan Reporter

    Beginning Sunday 31st May military and security forces from Caribbean nations will join the United States, Canada, the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Mexico , and the United Kingdom for maritime security and disaster response training at Camp Springfield in St. Kitts as part of Exercise Tradewinds 2015 . This year's Exercise Tradewinds will be conducted in three phases: Phase I will include maritime and land operations, and it will take place in St. Kitts and Nevis through June 9; Phase II will include maritime and land operations, including U.S. Marines in Belize June 15-24; Phase III, a Key Leader Seminar, will be conducted July 14-16 in Miami for key stakeholders and decision makers from the region.


  4. Kenneth Ray MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The News-Review

    Was born on January 31, 1948, to Tanner and Evelyn Martin in Cottage Grove, Oregon. Ken was the first of three sons.


  5. NC veteran, among first to land in Vietnam, recalls 'worst and best'Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Mike Dolan was interested in the StarNews' coverage of the 50th anniversary of the start of the Vietnam War. He was there.


  6. Dover DNA lab to help ID Pearl Harbor remainsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this undated photo, Ryan Moroney, Evidence Custodian, works with evidence in the Armed Forces DNA Identification Laboratory, in Dover, Del. In 2015, the Pentagon ordered the exhumation of 388 unidentified sailors who died at Pearl Harbor aboard the battleship Oklahoma, and the Armed Forces Medical Examiner System DNA lab at Dover Air Force Base will have the job of identifying the remains.


  7. a Fight for Arlington Honors Family insists dead son deserves burialRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Fox News

    A soldier from the Louisiana National Guard who died alongside Marines in a training accident deserves to be buried in Arlington National Cemetery, his father said Saturday. Former Green Beret Stephen Florich told Fox & Friends it is a "travesty" his son has been denied that honor because he was not on active duty at the time of his death.


  8. Civil War vet, Medal of Honor recipient, to finally get proper burialRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | San Diego Source

    Laura Jowdy, an archivist at the Congressional Medal of Honor Society, typed his name into Google Books on a whim, and out popped a new result that led to a clue. He had moved to California at some point - San Diego, to be specific.


  9. Combat wounded Marine sees new horrors in role as child porn hunterRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Cpl. Justin Gaertner is seen in April 2012, in Colorado Springs, Colo., where he competed in the 2012 Warrior Games. Gaertner, a medically-retired Marine, is helping fight child pornography as a computer forensics analyst with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations.


  10. Body of U.S Marine Barron brought back to SpokaneRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KREM-TV Spokane

    Body of U.S Marine Barron brought back to Spokane The body of Spokane Valley Marine Lance Corporal Joshua Barron was brought back to Spokane Friday night. Check out this story on 24-year-old Barron was killed when his helicopter experienced a "hard landing" in Hawaii.


  11. PinLand Empire: DIY photo collage letters or numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Sadie busts out the Mod Podge for a DIY you can use as a decoration at a party or at home! SPOKANE, Wash. - Friday night Lance Cpl.


  12. UT Southwestern Medical Center Performs its 500th Lung Transplant on Cystic Fibrosis PatientRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Medical News

    A lung transplant to relieve Christopher Bryant Vera from devastating effects of cystic fibrosis marked the 500th lung transplant performed at UT Southwestern Medical Center, positioning the Center among an elite group of fewer than 25 in the country to achieve that benchmark. Mr. Vera, whose transplant was recently performed at UT Southwestern's new William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital, said he looks forward to pursuing simple dreams - working and someday having a family.


  13. What does this historic decision mean?Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    The US State Department's formally removed Cuba from its official list of state sponsors of terrorism. Here's what you need to know about Obama's lastest move to fully restore relations.


  14. BayStars starter Ino stays poised, escapes trouble on moundRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Shoichi Ino gave up a quite a few hits and he allowed a number of base runners in his start against the Chiba Lotte Marines. Ino made sure that runs, however, remained in short supply.


  15. USMC Major takes another stab at 200-mile bike endurance race in KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    Marine Maj. Matthew Kutilek is looking to better his performance Saturday in his second Dirty Kanza, a grueling 200-mile bicycle race in Kansas.


  16. McCain: U.S. should allow sale of defensive weapons to VietnamRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Vietnam on April 30 commemorated the 40th anniversary of the fall of Saigon, an event which marked the end of the Vietnam War. Vietnam on April 30 commemorated the 40th anniversary of the fall of Saigon, an event which marked the end of the Vietnam War.


  17. Camp Lejeune gate to close temporarilyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    The base's primary entryway on Lejeune Boulevard will be closed from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Sunday as part of a routine maintenance plan on its security equipment, according to Nat Fahy, Public Affairs Director for Marine Corps Installations East.


  18. Future Troops Could See Through WallsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Criminal Report Daily

    Every day brings new headlines of the warfighting capabilities of drones patrolling the skies over Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Yemen and any number of places where strife continues. While pilots operate the drones remotely from bases back in the U.S., there are a host of smaller robots that deserve a bit of attention as well.


  19. Billings Farm And Museum To Participate in Blue Star MuseumsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Vermont Standard

    Billings Farm and Museum, gateway to Vermont's rural heritage, announces its participation in Blue Star Museums, a partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day . Billings Farm & Museum will offer free admission to active-duty military and their immediate family members Active duty military include: Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, active duty National Guard, and active duty Reserve members.


  20. Anti-Islam protest outside Arizona mosqueRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    More than 200 protesters, some armed, berated Islam and its Prophet Mohammed outside an Arizona mosque in a provocative protest that was denounced by counterprotesters shouting "Go home, Nazis," weeks after an anti-Muslim event inTexas came under attack by two gunmen. The anti-Muslim event outside the Islamic Community Center of Phoenix was organized by an Iraqwar veteran who posted photos of himself online wearing a T-shirt with a crude slogan denigrating Islam and waving the U.S. flag.