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  1. Governor-elect picks emergency management directorRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    Gaynor served 26 years in the U.S. Marine Corps before becoming the director of the Providence Emergency Management Agency in 2008. He succeeds current EMA Director Jamia McDonald.


  2. US Ground Troops Fighting ISILRead the original story

    17 min ago | Outside the Beltway

    The ground troops that United States has not sent into Iraq to fight ISIL are reportedly in Iraq fighting ISIL. U.S. soldiers clashed with Islamic State militants, helping the Iraqi army repel attacks against the town of al-Baghdadi in the western Anbar province, Al Jazeera TV reported, as Kurdish forces advanced in the north.


  3. GPA Gives Back to the Community for the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago |

    As the holiday season approached, GPA got into the holiday spirit by giving back to their community. They continued their tradition of turning their Christmas tree into a Giving Tree for the Alliance for the Children's Wishes to Santa program, which provides children in need with new clothes and toys for the holidays.


  4. N.C. veteran turns out for every departure and homecoming at Fort BraggRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Stars and Stripes

    More than 300 paratroopers assigned to the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, are scheduled to return from a yearlong deployment to Afghanistan. The soldiers' family members have gathered in force to greet their loved ones.


  5. Church holds holiday giveawayRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    For the seventh year, God's House of Deliverance, Praise and Worship church in Jacksonville is holding its Holiday Harvest on Wheels, a free giveaway for local, needy families.


  6. Downtown marinas face business ebb and flowRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    As the city revamps its downtown, Jacksonville's marinas - weathering the diminished boating industry - have limited waterfront access and reduced clientele in a locale often misperceived as land-locked.


  7. Dean Paules, nationally known York Township portrait artist, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The York Daily Record

    Portraits of former U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzales, U.S. Marine Corps commander Gen. James T. Conway, and golfer Pete Dye stand in the basement of Dean and JoAnn Paules' home in York Township.


  8. Special forces soldiers and their dogs take part in tandem parachute freefallRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    In what could be the ultimate walkies one elite air force has introduced the world's first tandem parachute for dog and handler. Until now, army dog trainers have had to go through specialist parachute training in order to jump 10,000ft from planes with their canine partners.


  9. Russia Invades Ukraine, Hookers Raise PricesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Outside the Beltway

    The Moscow Times has a headline you don't see every day: " Falling Ruble Hits Russians Where it Hurts Most as Condom Prices Soar ." The economic crisis has hit Russians in their most sensitive spot as condom prices in the country have risen by 15 percent and are likely to continue swelling, a news report said.


  10. Tragic Marine's fellow squaddies go to wake dressed as Despicable Me minions in his honourRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    TO HONOUR Luke Ireland's life, his friends turned up to the wake dressed as Despicable Me minions to honour his life in a fun way. BROTHERS in arms of tragic marine Luke Ireland turned up to his wake dressed as Despicable Me characters in a fun tribute to their inspirational fellow soldier and friend.


  11. Email This Article to a FriendRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WHMI-FM Howell

    The Brighton Post was again a collection point for toy donations. Since 1991, the mission of the Marine Corp - Toys for Tots Program is to collect new, unwrapped toys and distribute them as Christmas gifts to less fortunate children in the local community.


  12. Tokyo turns up pressure on Okinawa with budget threatRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    The government is starting to apply pressure on Okinawa Prefecture in light of the new governor's opposition to the Futenma air base relocation plan, according to informed sources. One change in policy being considered is to reduce the economic development budget planned for the struggling prefecture, a bureaucrat said.


  13. Obama takes usual course and spends the day golfingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    According to press pool reports, Obama left the Kailua luxury rental where he and the rest of the first family are staying shortly after 11:30 a.m. Saturday and headed straight for the Kaneohe Klipper golf course at Marine Corps Base Hawaii. ~~ President Barack Obama spent the first full day of his Christmas vacation in Hawaii as he usually does - on the golf course.


  14. Pioneer who helped integrate Marines recognizedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Willine Stewart was known by many as a stoic man who spent his free time sowing seeds and trimming hair in the backyard of his North Augusta home. That he belonged to a special band of brothers -- the first black men to integrate the Marine Corps -- is something they likely didn't know.


  15. On Native GroundWHO Has 'the Right Stuff' in the Post-Apollo Age?Read the original story

    8 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.


  16. Veterans in need get aid, advice at Stand Down event in L.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Free meals, beauty makeovers, gift sleeping bags and complimentary cellphones brought more than 800 military veterans to the Los Angeles Convention Center on Saturday, but the bigger gift for many could come in the form of permanent homes. The trove of goodies and services available at the mass Stand Down - the first of its kind in the city of Los Angeles - was welcomed by former sailors, soldiers and Marines.


  17. Want to go to war? Consider Vietnam firstRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    To the editor: I served in Vietnam starting when I was 18; at 19 I was one of the war's youngest veterans. Your article cites all the social programs Lyndon Johnson championed along with his decision to send American boys to fight a war that he had previously said "Asian boys" should be fighting.


  18. BriefsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Herald Star Online

    Successful completion of the class will prepare students to take the baseball and softball umpires tests administered by the Ohio High School Athletic Association.


  19. Joseph a. HusarRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Messenger

    Graveside services will be at a later date this coming summer at North Lawn Cemetery with Military Rites by the V.F.W. Post 1856 and the U.S. Marine Corps Honor Guard. Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home is serving the family.


  20. First Family on HolidayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    A tumultuous year all but behind him, President Barack Obama set off for his annual winter getaway in Hawaii hoping for one thing: Quiet. Air Force One touched down late in the evening at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, with the president, first lady Michelle Obama, their daughters and two dogs on board.