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  1. Nov. 28: Firefighters, stairways and carriagesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New York Daily News

    Miami: Re "He's a hunk o' burnin' love" : As far as I can see, Jonathan Jesensky is a hero who deserves nothing less than our utmost respect. According to your own article, Jesensky "served a tour in Iraq with the Marines, and has had a stellar record."

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  2. Stanton graduate saw military policy made in D.C., then up close as Green Beret in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stars and Stripes

    From the Westside to the White House and from Afghanistan to the Pentagon, Jacksonville native Michael G. Waltz stands out. The 1992 Stanton graduate is one of a select few who saw policy formed in Washington, D.C., then deployed to Afghanistan as a Green Beret to witness first-hand how that policy affected troops on the ground.

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  3. TRC coordinates Toys for Tots driveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Observer

    Again this year, The Resource Center has set its sights on making the holidays brighter for underprivileged children in the area. For the 15th straight year, The Resource Center will be coordinating the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve's Toys for Tots drive in Chautauqua County.

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  4. Wilmington families house Marines for ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Several Wilmington families had a few extra guests at their Thanksgiving table after they volunteered to open their doors to 171 young Marines stationed in North Carolina. 2014 is the fourth year for the "Marines for Thanksgiving" event and organizer Steve Schnitzler said it continues to grow every year.

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  5. Community invites Camp Lejeune Marines for Thanksgiving dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WITN

    More than 100 Marines are being fed a Thanksgiving meal, thanks to some generous folks who open up their homes. Fairfield Harbour matches families with Camp Lejeune Marines who can't go home for the holiday.

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  6. New Defense secretary: No more stupid warsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Like Horatius at the Bridge, the U.S. Senate stands between President Obama and the initiation or continuation of stupid wars that sacrifice lives and money on fool's errands that make the nation less safe - the very definition of insanity. The Senate should refuse to confirm any Secretary of Defense nominee to succeed Chuck Hagel who declines to promise resignation if directed by Mr. Obama to fight a gratuitous war with no clearly defined or achievable national security objective or without express congressional authorization.

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  7. Marine's proposal accepted at Worcester football gameRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    With snow falling, Eric Kline, a private first class in the U.S. Marine Corps, stood in his military uniform at the 50-yard line at Commerce Bank Field at Foley Stadium during halftime of the North High-South High football game Wednesday morning. Public address announcer Jim O'Donoghue said that Pfc.

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  8. Craven County families feed 115 Marines on ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WCTI

    On Thanksgiving Day, 115 Marines stationed at Camp Lejeune were hosted by families who live in the Fairfield Harbour community in Craven County. These Marines aren't able to make it home for the holidays.

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  9. Readers Write (Nov. 28): War, oil pipelines, fracking, the future, Adrian PetersonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Today, unlike during the Vietnam War, soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines are treated with respect. These heroes defend and protect us.

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  10. 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.

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  11. A Grateful Obama Telephones Troops Then Eats Pie on ThanksgivingRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    President Barack Obama spoke to members of the five U.S. armed forces on Thanksgiving, an annual ritual that this year included conversations with troops helping to combat Ebola in Africa and others fighting Islamic State militants in Iraq . Obama was spending Thanksgiving at the White House with family and friends for a traditional turkey dinner, according to his schedule.

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  12. Fact Check: Did veteran have to remove USMC stickers, while Obama decals wereOK?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Is it true that a retired U.S. Marine was forced to remove the USMC decals on his car or pay $50 a day or get towed, while his neighbors got to keep their Obama stickers? On Sept. 10, the conservative website Qpolitical published a story about retired Marine Frank Larison, a Vietnam veteran, and his "outlaw" stickers.

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  13. Military newsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | LaGrange Daily News

    Lance Cpl. Edwin L. Logan, a 2012 Troup High School honor graduate, has become an honor graduate for his company in the U.S. Marine Corps.

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  14. USO feeds 800 at Camp Devil DogRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    She was one of 800 Marines stationed at Camp Devil Dog who were served a traditional Thanksgiving dinner of turkey, mashed potatoes, green beans and desserts of all kinds sponsored by the USO of North Carolina on Thursday.

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  15. Hagel Calls Service Members on Thanksgiving to Express GratitudeRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | U.S. Department of Defense

    Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel today called service members taking part in operations around the world to thank them for their service and sacrifice, and to wish them a Happy Thanksgiving, according to a DoD press release. "Secretary Hagel expressed his appreciation for their service in defending the United States, and supporting our allies and partners," the release stated.

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  16. Families host Thanksgiving meals for Camp Lejeune MarinesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    A group of folks celebrated Thanksgiving by giving back and opening their doors to Camp Lejeune Marines who couldn't go home for the holiday. It's the fourth year more than 80 families organized the event to welcome two or three Marines into their homes.

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  17. Brandon's namesake ship churning West Coast watersRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    Her Majesty's Canadian Ship Brandon - the City of Brandon's namesake ship - has been very busy over the past six months conducting exercises and operations that have taken Brandon as far north as Juneau, Alaska and south to Central America. HMCS Brandon, a maritime coastal defence vessel based in Esquimalt, B.C., has a core crew of 31 and has room for 14 more reserve and regular force personnel.

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  18. Readout of Secretary Hagel's Calls to Service Members on ThanksgivingRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    This morning, Secretary Hagel called Service Members taking part in U.S. operations around the world to wish them a Happy Thanksgiving.

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  19. Obama Reaches Out to Service Members, Tweets on ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WTMA-AM North Charleston

    President Obama spoke with deployed U.S. military members on Thanksgiving Day, calling to offer gratitude for their service. According to a readout of the calls from the White House, Obama spoke with representatives from the Army, Air Force, Marines, Navy and Coast Guard.

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    12 hrs ago | KLIQ-FM Hastings

    President Obama spoke with deployed U.S. military members on Thanksgiving Day, calling to offer gratitude for their service. According to a readout of the calls from the White House, Obama spoke with representatives from the Army, Air Force, Marines, Navy and Coast Guard.

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