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  1. Grass Seed USA Announces 2014 'Operation Home Turf' WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Market Wire

    Grass Seed USA , a coalition of American grass seed farmers, has named three U.S. veterans as winners of its third annual Operation Home Turf veteran appreciation program. Frank Cherry and William Phinizy, both of Miami, Fla., and Deron Santiny of Lafayette, La., were chosen by a public vote.


  2. NFL should discontinue playing the Pro BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | The Morning Call

    Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo throws a pass during a practice Thursday at Luke Air Force Base, Flendale, Ariz., for Sunday's NFL Pro Bowl in Phoenix. Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo throws a pass during a practice Thursday at Luke Air Force Base, Flendale, Ariz., for Sunday's NFL Pro Bowl in Phoenix.


  3. Michael Moore takes on Fox News and 'insane mantra' that he hates the troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago |

    After a flood of reaction from calling snipers cowards, Flint native and filmmaker Michael Moore is fighting back on the notion that he doesn't care about the troops. "Before I post my more general thoughts later today or tomorrow about the ruckus of the past week regarding the response to my heartfelt comment on Twitter about my uncle who was killed in World War II by a sniper -- and how I was taught to despise snipers of any stripe -- I would like to address this one insane mantra that the right-wing has twisted my tweet into: 'Michael Moore hates the troops.'


  4. New adventure club adopts name, next meeting dateRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    On Sunday afternoon, 22 people crammed into a conference room at Onslow Pines Park for an informative meeting and brain-storming session for a new recreation club.


  5. Some People Are Not Watching American Sniper ResponsiblyRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Cinema Blend News

    American Sniper dominated the box office during its opening weekend and set a number of records in the process. In addition, it has been nominated for a total of six Oscars , including for Bradley Cooper's performance as the deadliest sniper in U.S. history, Chris Kyle.


  6. 'American Sniper' holds top spot at weekend box officeRead the original story

    52 min ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    "American Sniper" hit the mark with moviegoers again. The military drama starring Bradley Cooper as Navy SEAL marksman Chris Kyle topped the box office for a second weekend in a row with $64.4 million in first place, according to studio estimates Sunday.


  7. Navy wants to increase use of sonar-emitting buoysRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | ECNmag

    The U.S. Navy is seeking permits to expand sonar and other training exercises off the Pacific Coast, a proposal raising concerns from animal advocates who say that more sonar-emitting buoys would harm whales and other creatures that live in the water. The Navy wants to deploy up to 720 sonobuoys at least 12 nautical miles off the coasts of Washington, Oregon and Northern California.


  8. Marines Identify Two Dead in Friday Helo CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | U.S. Naval Institute

    The 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing has identified two Marine aviators who died in a Friday crash of a Bell UH-1Y Venom helicopter at the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center in 29 Palms, California, adoring to a Sunday release from the service . Capt.


  9. Alaska military bases could lose 11,100 troops amid national drawdownRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    An Air Force C-17 airdrops about 60 Army paratroopers into JBER's Malemute Drop Zone. Municipal Manager George Vakalis briefed members of the Anchorage Assembly on news that Army downsizing, and ongoing efforts to coordinate with stakeholders.


  10. New Fast-Casual Deli Coming to NapervilleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Advocate Health Care, Nestle, the U.S. Navy, Exelon, Mac Tools, Blue Line Limo, U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs and more.


  11. Pentagon shows off F-35 during flyover of the Pro Bowl. But did anyone notice?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    An Air Force F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter instructor pilots from the 58th Fighter Squadron, 33rd Fighter Wing, Eglin AFB, Fla., in May 2013. It hasn't made a run over Iraq or Syria.


  12. Beavercreek firm wins $49M intelligence deal at Wright-PattRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    Riverside Research in Beavercreek will earn as much as $49 million during the next five years to help NASIC run its massive intelligence contract from Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. Riverside Research in Beavercreek will earn as much as $49 million during the next five years to help NASIC run its massive intelligence contract from Wright-Patterson Air Force Base .


  13. Morgan County hunting club invites veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fort Morgan Times

    Three veterans with the Freedom Hunters look for geese Saturday afternoon near Snyder after the Snyder Hunting Club invited the group for a hunt. Snyder Hunting Club member Mark Colloton looks down the line of Freedom Hunters Saturday afternoon during a goose hunt.


  14. 'Tink' GorhamRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    Charles Kenneth "Tink" Gorham, 84, formerly of Athens, passed away with his family at his side Friday January 23, 2015, at Hospice House of Southern Kentucky. Tink was born in Holly Pond, Ala., on August 5, 1930.


  15. Obama celebrates Indiaa s colorful Republic DayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Miami Herald

    There were elaborate floats and colorfully attired dancing children, ornate floral displays and lots of soldiers, tanks and missiles. Even a camel- mounted military force complete with their own marching band.


  16. Chincoteague bridge opening schedule change proposedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    The drawbridge over Chincoteague Channel of the Elizabeth River would open on demand under a proposal unveiled by the United States Coast Guard . Currently, the State Route 175 bridge across Lewis Channel and Black Narrows at mile 3.5 in Chincoteague, Virginia operates on a special schedule.


  17. President Obama takes in India's grand Republic Day paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    President Barack Obama on Monday took in a grand display of Indian military hardware, marching bands and elaborately dressed camels, becoming the first American leader to be honored as chief guest at India's annual Republic Day festivities. The crowd erupted in cheers as Obama, along with first lady Michelle Obama, emerged from his armored limousine and took his place on the rain-soaked parade route in the capital of New Delhi.


  18. Mubarak's sons freed from Egyptian prison after anniversary of his fallRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AlertNet

    The sons of deposed Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak were released from prison on Monday, security officials said, a move that could fuel tension after the violent anniversary on Sunday of the 2011 uprising that toppled the autocrat. An Egyptian court last week ordered the release of Alaa and Gamal Mubarak pending their retrial in a corruption case.


  19. GAO: Pentagon has no handle on its bloatRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    Facing budget pressures, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said two years ago that he was ordering the number of top brass and senior civilians at the Pentagon to start shrinking by 20 percent. But federal auditors reported last week that the Defense Department has not produced a realistic plan to make the cuts - and can't say how many people it has or needs at its management headquarters.


  20. U.S. Navy Selects BAE Systems to Provide Communications and Combat...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Halsey arrives at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam after a hull swap with guided-missile destroyer USS Russell . a five-year contract to provide full life-cycle engineering and technical support for communication and combat systems on land and at sea.