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  1. Doug Sterner, military historian and medals expert, will speak at Hospice of the Western...Read the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Cleveland.com

    The three versions of the Medal of Honor -- from left, for the Army, Navy/Coast Guard/Marine Corps, and Air Force -- have been the focus of an effort by military historian Doug Sterner to document all the recipients, featured on his website Home of Heroes.

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  2. Cleveland to hold first Veterans Day parade in recent memory Nov. 11Read the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Cleveland.com

    Organizers of what may be the city's first -- or at least first in a long time -- Veterans Day parade have invited veterans to join in the festivities on Nov. 11. The parade assembles at 8:30 a.m. at City Hall, 601 Lakeside Avenue East, then steps off at 9:30 a.m. for a one-mile loop down Lakeside Avenue to Ontario Street to Rockwell Avenue to East Ninth Street, then back down Lakeside to City Hall for a Veterans Day ceremony in at 11 a.m. Cleveland Police Sgt. Stephen Merrifield, special events coordinator, said the theme for the parade is "Veterans Still Serving."

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  3. Air Force pitches 700,000-acre Utah training range expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    The U.S. Air Force on Monday told residents of west Juab County it needs to expand its training range to accommodate the new F-35 and asked for community cooperation. Chris Robinson, the director of operations for the Utah Test and Training Range, said adding 700,000 acres around the perimeter of the Utah Test and Training Range will create more ground and air space for F-35 pilots to test the aircrafts' missiles.

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  4. Assemblyman Pete Livermore dies Monday from heart attackRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | The Record-Courier

    Livermore announced in January that he would complete his second term representing the Capital in the Nevada Assembly but would not seek a third term. He said after more than 20 years in appointed or elected public office, "It's time to spend some time for myself and my family."

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  5. BaubleBar's SWAT team is killing it with video chat serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Business Journal

    BaubleBar has added a video-chat service that lets its stylists pop up on shoppers screens to show off jewelry with cameras that zoom in. Shoppers who do this tend to spend three times as much on average.

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  6. After Marine's death, his family remembers his lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Stars and Stripes

    The Suffolk couple were on the way to Connecticut to attend a memorial service for Donny's father, who had died four days earlier. There was nowhere to pull over on the busy road, and Mary wondered how she was ever going to repeat what their daughter-in-law had just told her.

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  7. Marine Copter Helps Rescued Lost Boy Scout BoatersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    Listen Live Welcome to FM News 100.5 KXNT! FM News 100.5 KXNT is dedicated to being the dominant information and [...] CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 100.5-2 FM HD2 CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 100.5-2 FM HD2 7255 South Tenaya Way Suite 100 Las Vegas, NV 89113 Business Office: 702-889-7300 Business Fax: 702-889-7373 Andrew Paul, Program Director, 702-889-7304, Andrew.Paul@cbsradio.com Brenda Brown, General Sales Manager, 702-889-7566, Brenda.Brown@cbsradio.com [...] YUMA, Ariz. - The Marine Corps helped rescue a Boy Scout troop that got lost while canoeing on the Colorado River.

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  8. Trangender killing: marine snubs summonsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Iol.co.za

    A US Marine accused of murdering a transgender person in the Philippines snubbed a summons by prosecutors Tuesday, sparking outrage by the victim's family who said they feared he would evade justice. Private First Class Joseph Scott Pemberton failed to appear at a preliminary murder hearing to answer a Filipino police complaint naming him as the suspect in the killing in the northern port city of Olongapo.

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  9. Marines face off against South Korean troops in epic drum battleRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | USA Today

    It's a gutsy move to go into battle against U.S. Marines - even if you're a band member and the weapon of choice is a snare drum. Marines face off against South Korean troops in epic drum battle It's a gutsy move to go into battle against U.S. Marines - even if you're a band member and the weapon of choice is a snare drum.

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  10. Veterans in Congress could drop after electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | USA Today

    The number of veterans serving in Congress next year could drop below 100 for the first time since the 1950s, according to an analysis by the non-partisan Veterans Campaign group. The organization says 183 of 865 major-party candidates for the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate have some kind of military experience.

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  11. General Peter Pace Joins Defense Mobile Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    In that, General Pace was the principal military advisor to the President, the Secretary of Defense, the National Security Council and the Homeland Security Council. Built by veterans and supported by a 100% veteran-staffed Member Care organization, Defense Mobile is launching a nationwide 4G mobile service and a set of value-added applications that are designed to benefit, honor and reward veterans and U.S military service members for their commitment and service.

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  12. I, Too, Cry Justice for JenniferRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Common Dreams

    Protesters shout 'Justice for Jennifer' during a rally at the U.S. Embassy in Manila on Thursday. Police in the Philippines filed murder charges on Wednesday against a U.S. Marine over the death of a transgender Filipino he met in a bar outside the former U.S. naval base at Subic Bay.

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  13. Lejeune Marine reported to not appear in court in PhillipinesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    The Camp Lejeune Marine currently detained aboard an amphibious assault ship following the death of a transgender Filipino was reported to have not appeared during a preliminary proceeding on Tuesday.

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  14. Four-star general tapped Sheryl Sandberg to help Marines grow women in ranksRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    U.S. Marine Corps Commandant General James Amos developed a friendship with Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg in the months leading up to his retirement last week - which could lead to change in the way the Marine Corps recruits more women, Reuters reported this week. That's what U.S. Marine Corps Commandant General James Amos did in the months leading up to his retirement last week - which led to an unlikely friendship between the four-star general and Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg , leader of the "Lean In" movement, Reuters reported this week.

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  15. Nadella says he was 'insensitive,' Microsoft needs to promote more womenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says the company's pay equity is good, but not the number of women and minorities in its ranks. Microsoft doesn't have a gender-pay disparity problem, but it does need to work on the "velocity of promotion" for women and minorities, CEO Satya Nadella told USA Today.

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  16. Will the US Go to "War" Against Ebola?Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    Military personnel supporting Operation United Assistance enter a U.S. Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey to depart Cesco City, Liberia on Friday, October 17, 2014. These days, two "wars" are in the headlines: one against the marauding Islamic State and its new caliphate of terror carved out of parts of Iraq and Syria, the other against a marauding disease and potential pandemic, Ebola, spreading across West Africa, with the first cases already reaching the United States and Europe.

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  17. Anger as US Marine in Philippine murder case snubs summ...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    OLONGAPO, Philippines: A US Marine accused of murdering a transgender person in the Philippines snubbed a summons by prosecutors Tuesday, sparking outrage by the victim's family who said they feared he would evade justice. Private First Class Joseph Scott Pemberton failed to appear at a preliminary murder hearing to answer a Filipino police complaint naming him as the suspect in the killing in the northern port city of Olongapo.

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  18. Kerry: No special treatment for PembertonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    US Secretary of State John Kerry assured the Philippines that no special treatment was being sought for an American marine who is charged with the murder of a transgender Filipino outside a former U.S. Navy base. US Private First Class Joseph Scott Pemberton is accused of murdering Jennifer Laude in the northern port city of Olongapo.

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  19. Father Bob Botthof, teacher who became priest after...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

    He'd lived a whole other life before becoming a Roman Catholic priest. Mad about his fellow teacher and wife, Mary Elizabeth, he used to serenade her with "Shall We Dance?" from "The King and I," their first movie when they were dating.

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  20. Could the U.S. have prevented the Ebola outbreak?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    In the summer of 1990, some 2,000 U.S. Marines arrived off the coast of Liberia near the capital of Monrovia, which was then being overrun by rebel forces fighting against the government of Samuel Doe. The Marines were in four ships, one of them an amphibious landing craft.

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