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  1. "If the military wanted you to have a family, they'd have issued you one"Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Big Apple

    Listen to Robert Emmerich introduce The Big Apple , a hit song from 1937. Music written by Bob and performed by Tommy Dorsey's Clambake Seven with Bob on piano.

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  2. To the moon and back: Lunar mission to test China's space programRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WICU12 Erie

    China says it will launch an experimental spacecraft between Friday and Sunday that will orbit the moon before returning to Earth, in a first for the country's ambitious space program. The unmanned spacecraft will be launched by a Long March 3C rocket from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Sichuan, western China, state media said.

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  3. Staff sergeant gets 11 years after teen pen pal turns out to be investigatorRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    An Air Force staff sergeant was sentenced to 11 years in prison after the teenage Craigslist pen pal he was inappropriately emailing turned out to be a sex crimes investigator, court records show. Steven Romel, 32, formerly of the Orlando, Fla., area, recieved his sentenced Tuesday after pleading guilty to enticement of a child for sex in July, according to court records.

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  4. Air Force wants to expand Utah desert test range for F-35sRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    The Air Force wants to create a 700,000-acre buffer around the perimeter of the Utah Test and Training Range in Utah's west desert. The Air Force held a public meeting earlier this week in Juab County to discuss the proposal, which officials from Hill Air Force Base said is still in its infancy.

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  5. How Did Ebola Get to West Africa?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Perspective

    U.S. Navy Lieutenant Jose Garcia inactivates the Ebola virus in each specimen in a process that renders the virus safe for analysis at a Naval Medical Research Center mobile laboratory on Bushrod Island, Liberia. The lab can test 80 samples per day.

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  6. Right Into Enemy Hands? ISIS Shows Off New Weapons Allegedly Airdropped By USRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Groong

    RIGHT INTO ENEMY HANDS? ISIS SHOWS OFF NEW WEAPONS ALLEGEDLY AIRDROPPED BY US Published time: October 21, 2014 22:40 Edited time: October 22, 2014 05:45 http://on.rt.com/9yaioc Screenshot from YouTube user A3maq News Islamic State has published a new video in which a jihadist shows off brand-new American hardware, which was purportedly intended for the Kurds they are fighting in the Syrian border town of Kobani. The undated video, posted by the unofficial IS mouthpiece "a3maq news", sees a jihadist showing several boxes of munitions with English-language markings, with a parachute spread out on the ground beside.

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  7. 31 years ago, Beirut, 31 Years later, OttawaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Trend

    On the morning of October 23, 1983 a man driving a pick-up truck packed with explosives rammed his way past the U.S. Marine sentry guarding the perimeter where the Marines serving with the multinational peacekeeping force in Lebanon were bivouacked, right next to Beirut International Airport. By the time the sentry inserted his clip into his M16 rifle, the suicide bomber was several meters past the sentry and well on his way into the building where several hundreds Marines were still sleeping this early Sunday morning.

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  8. U.S. arms airdrop fell into ISIS hands: PentagonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Trend

    The Pentagon admitted on Wednesday that a bundle of ammunition and weapons dropped over the Syrian border town of Kobane drifted off course and likely ended up in the hands of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria militants instead of Kurdish forces, Al Arabiya reported. U.S. military officials said the supplies might have gone astray because of the wind, and assured that they were not enough to cause any significant advantage to ISIS militants.

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  9. Indonesia's diplomatic approach to Australian pilotsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Indonesian military authorities appear to be searching for a diplomatic solution to the case of two Australian pilots forced to land after allegedly violating Indonesian airspace. Richard Wayne Maclean and Graeme Paul Jacklin did not have the correct papers and flight clearances, and were repeatedly requested to land on Wednesday morning , the Indonesian Air Force has said.

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  10. China's Top Phone Maker Is Moving Some User Data Away From...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    China's Top Phone Maker Is Moving Some User Data Away From Government's Prying Eyes [Yerepouni Daily News ] Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) By Mark Milian Xiaomi's company mascot is a stumpy bunny who wears a red-starred Chinese army hat. That sort of patriotism probably helped the startup cultivate a fervent fan base in its home country, catapulting Xiaomi past Apple and Samsung Electronics to become the No.

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  11. Charter high school possibly coming to Mount PleasantRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Moultrie News

    It's no secret that East Cooper's only public high school is overcrowded - and that's even with the availability of a handful of private schools in the area.

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  12. Marines to mark anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mt. Airy News

    Surry Detachment 1322 Marine Corps League will celebrate the 239th birthday of the United States Marine Corps on Saturday, Nov. 8 at Mount Airy Country Club at 6 pm.

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  13. Moreno ValleyRIVERSIDE: Long-awaited veterans housing project secures fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise

    Groundbreaking on a long-awaited veterans housing project on the former March Air Force Base appears to be at hand. Stephen Peck, president and CEO of the United States Veterans Initiative, also known as U.S. Vets, said funding is in place to build a 200-bed facility providing permanent and transitional housing for homeless veterans.

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  14. My view: McAleer seeks changes in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Deseret News

    As your representative, I will work for you and be accountable to you because you are my boss. I will work with Republicans, Democrats and independents to get our government working again.

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  15. Home Improvement Franchise Sets Foundation for California DevelopmentRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    With the U.S. housing market still rebounding from the recession, home owners are opting for functional improvements that help their homes stand out in the market and increase in value. One growing trend is customized kitchen organization.

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  16. Govt News: New Leaders Named at DHS and The Marine CorpsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    ExecutiveGov is part of Executive Mosaic's portfolio of media properties and serves its executive audience by covering stories focused on federal agencies, U.S. foreign policy and each branch of government. This week, the website reported two leadership changes in the U.S. federal government including a new commandant for the Marine Corps and a new deputy undersecretary of the Department of Homeland Security.

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  17. Families Mark Anniversaries of Shark Attacks that Killed Two MenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    As the families of two men united by shark attacks two years apart remember their loved ones on the anniversaries of their deaths this week, Ralph Collier of the Shark Research Committee is especially busy. He has reviewed two shark encounters involving kayakers off the coast of Vandenberg Air Force Base earlier this month, another in the Santa Barbara area this week and is still waiting for further investigate yet another incident where a surfer suffered a knee injury in early October.

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  18. Indonesian fighter jets were ready to shoot down Australian planeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Age

    Indonesian fighter jet pilots had "locked on" their weapon systems to an Australian light plane on Wednesday before its pilots decided to comply with the order to land, one of the air force pilots has said. Indonesian pilot Major Wanda Suriansyah was quoted in news portal Tempo.co as saying the two Sukhoi fighters had engaged their weapons systems and taken aim at the Australians.

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  19. Greenert fields questions aboard Kearsarge in NorfolkRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    How will the rise of the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria affect future Navy deployments? When will the service issue uniforms better tailored to fit women? What's your favorite thing about the Navy? Those were among the questions - some more pointed than others - that sailors asked the Navy's highest ranking admiral Wednesday aboard the amphibious assault ship Kearsarge at Norfolk Naval Station. Adm. Jonathan Greenert, the chief of naval operations, says he makes it a point to meet directly with sailors each time he leaves Washington, where he mostly hears from flag officers, lawmakers and other beltway insiders.

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  20. Navy and Marine Corps Honored with Popular Mechanics' Breakthrough Award for InnovationRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    A Navy civilian engineer and two of his Marine Austere Patrolling System colleagues received a Popular Mechanics Breakthrough Award at a New York ceremony, the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division announced Oct. 22. Popular Mechanics honored Eric South - the NSWCDD lead electrical engineer for MAPS - for his role in developing the system as an individual, wearable power management and distribution system, enabling Marines to patrol longer without resupply. "It was an honor to participate in the Breakthrough Awards ceremony and to interact with groundbreaking scientists and engineers across the country," said South.

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