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  1. Getting to know a Jazz AmbassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Times Bulletin

    Master Sergeant John Altman has performed with the U.S. Army Field Band since 1999, playing with the Concert Band's trumpet section for 12 years, and the past three with the Jazz Ambassadors, the group who will play a free, ticketed concert Tuesday night at the Niswonger Performing Arts Center. Altman is originally from Long Island, New York, and after completing studies for his Master of Music in Jazz Pedagogy and Performance from Northern Illinois University, he joined the Army Field Band as a trumpeter.

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  2. SpaceX rocket blasts off with world's first all-electric satellitesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | AlertNet

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  3. Policy StudiesRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | InsiderOnline

    The current U.S. military force is adequate to meeting the demands of a single major regional conflict while also attending to various presence and engagement activities. Clearly, this is what the military is doing now and has done for the past two decades, but it would be very hard-pressed to do more and certainly would be ill-equipped to handle two, near-simultaneous major regional contingencies.

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  4. Reporting: EnergyBREAKTHROUGH! 'Free' Energy Comes of AgeRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | American Reporter

    BRADENTON, Fla., Jan. 13, 2014 -- In a controversial interview with former Navy Seal Marcus Luttrell, the real-life hero of Mark Wahlberg's magnificent portrayal of him in "Last Survivor" - this weekend's boffo box office hit, collecting $37.85 million - Jake Tapper of CNN called the deaths of Luttrell's comrades in an Afghanistan firefight "senseless." "That's what you said," Luttrell quickly responded, and indeed, it was what Tapper said.

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  5. Cherokee County ceremony set to recognize Vietnam veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    Craig McNabb stands beside rows of veterans' gravestones at the Georgia National Cemetery.

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  6. Market MoverTIGER, Tiger, Burning Bright: Lessons from Carner and HoganRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | American Reporter

    There's a reason why Afghanistan is known as the graveyard of empires. Afghans are not just tenacious fighters, they are equally tenacious when it comes to corruption and playing every possible angle for fun and profit.

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  7. Edmonds Military Wire: Active-duty faces cuts while Pentagon civilian force growsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | My Edmonds

    A s I shared in an earlier article, in mid-January 2015, the Army pulled together a consortium of business owners, politicians, and concerned citizens in the Lacy, WA area to solicit feedback on potential cuts that would impact close to 16,000 troops and contractors. The detrimental financial ripple effect on surrounding businesses and cities - even the state - has been projected at over one billion dollars There are certainly interested parties throughout the region and the state that are working to avert the cuts while preparing for a defense sector drawdown.

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  8. MH370 search cannot last forever, may be called off within weeks, says Australia's deputy PMRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    A photo taken last March shows the shadow of a Royal New Zealand Air Force Orion search aircraft on low-level clouds as it flies over the southern Indian Ocean looking for missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370. Photo: Reuters The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 cannot go on forever, Australia's deputy prime minister said, and discussions are already under way between Australia, China and Malaysia as to whether to call off the hunt within weeks.

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  9. Canadian military predicted Libya would descend into civil war if...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Canada.com

    A rebel fighter celebrates as his comrades fire a rocket barrage toward the positions of troops loyal to Libyan ruler Muammar Gaddafi April 14, 2011 west of Ajdabiyah, Libya. Canadian military intelligence officers predicted in 2011 that Libya could descend into a lengthy civil war if foreign countries provided assistance to rebels opposing the country's dictator Muammar Gaddafi, according to documents obtained by the Ottawa Citizen .

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  10. Record snowfall, cold in February in NortheastRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    Lee Anderson adds to the pile of snow beside the sidewalk in front of his house in Somerville, Mass., on Feb. 10 as his dog Ace looks on after a snowstorm that left the Boston area with another two feet of snow and forced the MBTA to suspend all rail service for the day. For many cities in the Northeast, it was the coldest February on record, and some places recorded the most days of zero or below temperatures.

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  11. Father William 'Bix' Bichsel, R.I.P.Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Commonweal

    Last night Jesuit priest and peace activist Father William "Bix" Bichsel died in Tacoma, WA. I was introduced to Bix two weeks ago after mass at St. Leo's parish, where I have been attending services since moving to Tacoma in September, but I had already heard much about him.

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  12. Hawaii soldiers train to help during natural disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    Soldiers swarmed training grounds around Hawaii as part of a massive military exercise. The event wasn't just war games, soldiers also prepared to help during a disaster.

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  13. Blagg: He embraced the coldRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Recorder

    He was Danish, found himself early in his life on an expedition to Greenland, and was hooked on the arctic.

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  14. Chinese Submarines Not As Good As Ours, Says US Navy Official;...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | International Business Times

    The Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine USS Tennessee returns to Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, Georgia in this February 6, 2013 handout photo. The Tennessee and 13 other Ohio-class submarines are critical elements of the U.S. nuclear deterrent but the oldest has been in service for 33 years and the end of the fleet's useful life of 42 years is in sight.

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  15. Actor Vince Vaughn visits, brings "Unfinished Business" to Edwards AFBRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Actor Vince Vaughn poses for photos with airmen at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., on Saturday. Vaughn met with about two dozen airmen and introduced an advance screening of his new movie, "Unfinished Business" as part of his third USO tour.

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  16. Maryland senator proposes bill allowing U.S. troops to drink at age 18Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    FREDERICK, Md. -- A senator in Maryland is proposing a bill that would allow 18-year-old members of the U.S. military to drink alcohol.

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  17. Falcon 9 rocket sends electric satellites to orbitRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    A SpaceX Falcon9 rocket blasts off the launch pad Wednesday, February 11, 2015 carrying the NOAA's Deep Space Climate Observatory spacecraft that will orbit between Earth and the sun observing and providing advanced warning of extreme emissions from the sun which can effect power grids and... A SpaceX Falcon9 rocket blasts off the launch pad Wednesday, February 11, 2015 carrying the NOAA's Deep Space Climate Observatory spacecraft that will orbit between Earth and the sun observing and providing advanced warning of extreme emissions from the sun which can effect power grids and... A SpaceX Falcon9 rocket blasts off the launch pad Wednesday, February 11, 2015 carrying the NOAA's Deep Space Climate Observatory spacecraft that will orbit between Earth and the sun observing and providing advanced warning of extreme emissions from the sun which can effect power grids and... A SpaceX Falcon9 ... (more)

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  18. Last moments of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CNN

    What happened to Flight 370, and will we ever find it? Watch "Vanished: The Mystery of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370" Tuesday at 9 p.m. ET. Two hundred and thirty-nine people boarded Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 on March 8, 2014 with nothing more than the anticipation of a quick transit across the Gulf of Thailand, then Thailand, Vietnam and onto China -- home to the majority of those on board.

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  19. Army veteran's guilt over surviving Iraq is a wound that won't healRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Pocono Record

    Sulham wasn't likely to forget Arvin Reyes. They had been together on a day that changed both their lives.

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  20. Obama interfered with Israel's attack plan against Iran's nuclear facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    A report released by the Israel National News on Sunday stated that President Obama and his administration interfered, and even threatened to shoot down Israeli fighter jets in 2014, when Israel planned to attack Iran 's nuclear facilities in order to protect itself from Iran's nuclear weapons ambitions. Numerous reports have surfaced over the years of Iran's goal was to build nuclear weapons aimed at Israel and other nations and this administration has interfered with that process and has even damaged relations between the United States and Israel's Prime Minister, Benjamin "Bibi" Netanyahu over recent concerns of Iran's ambitions.

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