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  1. Worcester fire chief says successor should 'keep pushing change'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    It was the chief's wife who first convinced him to get into the fire business. "She talked me into taking the test in college," Fire Chief Gerard A. Dio recalled.

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  2. Your ThanksRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

    We would like to express our gratitude to all of our good friends and relatives for joining us to celebrate our 80th birthday. We give a special thanks to the large number of our 1953 classmates.

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  3. Greenburgh Honors Centenarian Coast Guard TrailblazerRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The White Plains Daily Voice

    Olivia J. Hooker, the first African-American woman to enlist in the U.S. Coast Guard and a former professor at Fordham University, was honored by the Greenburgh Town Board on her 100th birthday on Wednesday. Hooker, who lives in Greenburgh, was honored by Town Clerk Judith Beville and Town Board members during their regular meeting on Wednesday.

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  4. US Army chief 'very concerned' about UK defence cutsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | ITV

    In an interview with the Telegraph , Chief of Staff General Raymond Odierno said the falling proportion of UK GDP committed to the military could mean British units eventually have to operate within US ranks rather than alongside them. "We have to adjust our programme to make sure we are all able to see that we can still work together," he warned.

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  5. Bali nine: transfer of duo 'definitely' this week, says officialRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Age

    Bali: The man in charge of the transfer of Bali nine duo Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran says the men will "definitely" be transferred this week to Nusakambangan, the island in Central Java where they are due to be executed. Bali's chief prosecutor Momock Bambang Samiarso said the office of the attorney-general had given him the order to proceed with the movement.

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  6. Science Applications International to acquire Scitor for $800 million: sourcesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Reuters

    Science Applications International Corp, a provider of information technology and engineering services to governments, said on Sunday it will acquire Scitor Corp, a smaller peer, for $790 million in cash. The deal is aimed at helping SAIC, which has a market capitalization of $2.5 billion, expand its offerings to the intelligence community and Air Force markets following its spinoff of Leidos Holding Inc in 2013.

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  7. Northfield Senior Center brings in experts on agingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Recorder

    Local seniors can learn safe driving from a former military driving instructor, find out how to adapt their home to keep out of assisted living facilities, and learn what their in-home-care options are in a Senior Center symposium series.

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  8. Pearl Harbor sub commander relieved, reassignedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports Cmdr. Tory Swanson was removed from his position Friday as commanding officer of the Virginia-class fast-attack submarine USS Mississippi.

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  9. Order restricting female guards lifted at GuantanamoRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    In this June 7, 2014 file photo, the entrance to Camp 5 and Camp 6 at the U.S. military's Guantanamo Bay detention center at Guantanamo Bay Naval Base, Cuba, is seen on June 7, 2014. A military judge has lifted his restraining order and is again allowing female prison guards to touch an alleged war criminal while moving him between Guantanamo's most clandestine prison and legal appointments.

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  10. Newly released book provides the framework to end the scourge of Islamic jihadRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Enter Stage Right

    During the recent Summit on Violent Extremism held in Washington, D.C., President Barack Obama said that the U.S. battle against "violent extremism" doesn't mean it's a war on the Islamic world and using the words Muslim or Islamic offer the very terrorist group we are fighting a certain amount of legitimacy. However, the head of a congressional committee that oversees the nation's Homeland Security responded by saying to reporters, "[Obama and his administration] won't even call the threat what it is.

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  11. The best thing for young men there is: A Boy Scout for 75 years ... and countingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Deseret News

    The years have taken the boy out of the Boy Scout, but 87-year-old Carl Rasmussen still regularly dons the Scout uniform, and he remains trustworthy, loyal, helpful, friendly .... He became a Boy Scout during the Franklin Roosevelt administration, just as World War II was heating up. He has been a registered Scout ever since - that's 75 years and counting.

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  12. US general voices defence cuts fearRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Andover Advertiser

    The head of the US Army has expressed serious reservations about the impact of cuts on the capacity of British forces, heaping further pressure on David Cameron to commit to maintaining spending. Chief of Staff General Raymond Odierno said he was "very concerned" about the falling proportion of national wealth devoted to the military and warned it could result in British units being forced to operate within US ranks rather than alongside them.

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  13. UK cuts 'concern' head of US ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | BBC News

    The head of the US Army says he is "very concerned" about the impact of spending cuts on the UK's armed forces. Chief of Staff General Raymond Odierno voiced his reservations about the falling proportion of the UK's national wealth being spent on the military.

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  14. Hunt for missing MH370 jet may be called off soonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CNews

    A crew member aboard a Royal New Zealand Air Force P-3K2 Orion aircraft is pictured alongside handwritten notes of other search craft in the area, during a search for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 over the southern Indian Ocean, in this March 29, 2014 file photo. CANBERRA 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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  15. Thailand Defence and Security Market: New market analysis publishedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    At the end of December, Army chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha went so far as to warn of civil war if the political conflict persists. So far the protests have claimed four lives.

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  16. New brace, new lease on life for wounded service membersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Storm Aguilar, second from left, and Jacob Richardson, second from right with beard, go through a physical therapy class at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas, on Feb. 25, 2015. Storm Aguilar, second from left, and Jacob Richardson, second from right with beard, go through a physical therapy class at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas, on Feb. 25, 2015.

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  17. Two Turn Themselves In After Pickup Truck Falls Through Ice On Toms River; Dog DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Patch.com

    If authorities charge the two individuals who were associated with a pickup truck that broke through the ice on the Toms River in Pine Beach Sunday, sparking a search-and-rescue operation and killing a dog, they could face significant penalties. "They may be charging people as a result of the incident out on the ice," Fisher said.

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  18. Former head of army warns 'we live in uncertain world' as Liam Fox ...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Stop cutting troops, US tells Britain: Army chief admits he is 'very concerned' reductions will diminish ability to fight future campaigns The head of the US army has admitted that he is 'very concerned' about cuts to Britain's defence spending. He also called on the Government to maintain defence spending at the Nato target of two per cent of national income.

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  19. 'Frozen' arrives at Cupid's BallRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sedalia Democrat

    It almost looked like Elsa paid a visit to the 18th annual Cupid's Ball hosted by the Women's Service League with the Disney movie theme of "Frozen" as dads and daughters brave falling snow to attend the event Saturday evening at Smith-Cotton High School. Susan Megan, public relations for the League, said about 460 guests were expected to attend the fundraiser.

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  20. Israel surprises with unexpected military drills in West BankRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    Israeli soldiers detain soldiers in red t-shirts, playing the role of Palestinian rioters, during a drill near the West Bank city of Hebron on March 1, 2015, organized by the Israeli army to simulate dispersing of riots and crowd control Israel's army announced it is carrying out a two-day "surprise exercise" in the West Bank, with thousands of reservists participating in what marks the first drill of its kind in three years. The new army chief, Lieutenant Gadi Eisenkot, called up "some 13,000 reserves, 3,000 of whom will physically report for active duty," according to the military statement.

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