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  1. Beach patrol officers talk about the emotional toll of searching for drowning victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WPDE

    Of course, drownings hit family members and friends of victims very hard, but they aren't the only ones affected when someone dies in the water. While it may be just another day on the job, Corporal Justin Wyatt with Horry County Beach Patrol said searching for a missing swimmer takes a toll emotionally on every officer and lifeguard who has worked a drowning.

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  2. Grayson County celebrates Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Grayson News Gazette

    Over the long weekend, Grayson County celebrated Memorial Day and those in the armed forces who have made the ultimate sacrifice to protect freedom. The parade kicked off at Leitchfield Fire Station 2, where numerous Grayson County residents marched - with signs displaying the names of fallen veteran loved ones in hand - to the resounding toll of the bells in commemoration of those service men and women who gave their lives for their country.

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  3. CDC Investigates Pentagon's Accidental Shipment Of Live AnthraxRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WIBW-TV Topeka

    The Centers for Disease Control is investigating the inadvertent transfer by the Defense Department of live samples of Anthrax to labs in nine states. CBS News National Security Correspondent David Martin reported earlier Wednesday that a U.S. Army facility, Dugway Proving Ground, near Salt Lake City, Utah, had accidentally shipped the batch of live anthrax.

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  4. Possible anthrax sample destroyed at U.S. Air Force base in South KoreaRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Twenty-two personnel at a U.S. Air Force Base in South Korea have been given emergency medical treatment after being exposed to a possible live sample of anthrax, the U.S. military said in a statement on Thursday. The anthrax was destroyed on Wednesday when a sample initially expected to be inactive and destined for a training exercise was suspected of being live, according to a statement by the U.S. Air Force 51st Fighter Wing in the South Korean city of Osan, 35 kms south of Seoul.

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  5. WHINSEC Command & General Staff Officer Course graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WTVM

    The Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation's Command & General Staff Officer Course Class of 2014-15 graduated 65 students on Wednesday, May 27. The CGSOC is the Army's middle-management course, taught in its entirety in Spanish at WHINSEC. The Institute course mirrors the course taught at the Command & General Staff College in Fort Leavenworth, Kan.

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  6. Hiawatha Bray | betaboston Don't be that guy - learn to fly your droneRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Boston.com

    To the mad pilot of Marblehead,who crashed his drone into a crowd of spectators at the town's Memorial Day parade, here's a word of advice: Park that thing until you learn how to fly it. Such mishaps are likely to be much more common as drones become the next breakout technology.

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  7. Live anthrax shipped to US labsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... the Dugway Proving Ground facility to labs in nine US states. File photo: George Frey Washington/New York - The US military mistakenly sent live anthrax bacteria to laboratories in nine US states and a US air base in South Korea, after apparently ...

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  8. US military gets new commander for Asia-Pacific regionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    A new commander took over as the top U.S. military officer in the Asia-Pacific region during a ceremony Wednesday. Harris moved over from the U.S. Pacific Fleet , which he led since October 2013.

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  9. Pentagon accidentally ships anthrax to labs in N.J., elsewhereRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    A picture made available on May 27, 2015 shows as cars approach the entrance of the US Army Dugway Proving Ground in the middle of Rush Valley in the western desert of Utah, in December 2001. The US Defense Department announced it accidentally sent shipments of live anthrax bacteria from the Dugway Proving ground facility to labs in nine states and to a US air base in South Korea.

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  10. Attack Of The Angry Support StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I am a Global Security Advocate for Akamai Technologies. I have almost two decades of industry experience with extensive experience in IT operations and management.

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  11. Kellie Pickler To Receive The First Operating Troop Aid "Chris Kyle" Patriot AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ACC TOP 40

    Operation Troop Aid , the elite non-profit military care package charity, will recognize country music star Kellie Pickler as the recipient of the first Operation Troop Aid Chris Kyle Patriot Award . Pickler receives the acknowledgement for her unwavering and impassioned support and contributions to the United States Armed Forces and their families.

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  12. Marine veteran from Edmond reflects on her World War II serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Grace Davis, 92, a World War II Marine veteran from Edmond, is pictured Tuesday. Photo By Steve Gooch, The Oklahoman Steve Gooch - The Oklahoman - Grace Davis is 92 and doesn't show many signs of slowing down, but that's no surprise considering she's a Marine.

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  13. Republican presidential hopefuls address defense spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Every president since Ronald Reagan has either presided over a round of military base closures or asked Congress to approve one. President Barack Obama is the first president not to have a round conducted during his administration, despite repeated requests from the Pentagon.

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  14. New PACOM chief: China's South China Sea island claims 'preposterous'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Defense and military officials stand for the national anthem during a change-of-command ceremony Wednesday, May 27, 2015, at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii. From left are incoming U.S. Pacific commander Adm.

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  15. Thompson announced service academy appointeesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Vallejo Times-Herald

    A young Vallejo man is among three appointed U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson to a United States service academy from the 5th Congressional District, his office announced. Each year, members of Congress nominate candidates to attend four service academies: Air Force Academy, United States Merchant Marine Academy, United States Military Academy at West Point, and the United States Naval Academy.

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  16. East Aurora grad, Marine recalled as tough, smartRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Legal Record

    The U.S. Marine corporal and 2010 East Aurora High School graduate was doing something she wanted to do - serve her country - when a helicopter she was riding in crashed in Nepal earlier this month. Medina was among eight people killed when the copter crashed in the mountains northeast of Kathmandu while on a Marine relief mission delivering rice and tarps to areas hit hardest by a devastating earthquake that struck earlier this month.

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  17. So You Like that Left lane?Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Cactus Thorns

    I have noticed over the last year if not longer there are drivers out there on our roads that like to drive in the left lane of Highway 62 or any other multi-lane roadway. Now, Z107.7 has on occasion brought this matter up.

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  18. From Saigon to Silicon Valley: Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NBC Bay Area

    The personal journey of investigative reporter Vicky Nguyen's family from Saigon, to Malaysia, then finally the United States. Vicky Nguyen reports on part 2 of this series in a story that first aired May 27, 2015.

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  19. Manhattan Beach coastline closed to public as authorities investigate oil-like substanceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

    A sea gull walks among oily globs that have washed up on Manhattan Beach. Wednesday, May 27, 2015.

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  20. Intelligence analyst Tommy McNeeley, 37, dies unexpectedly in IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    On the still-ascending arc of a promising young life, a few major life events defined Tommy McNeeley more than any others. All entailed choices made, as well as the encouragement of others.

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