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  1. UPDATE 2-Pentagon plans long-range missile defense radar in AlaskaRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Reuters

    The U.S. Defense Department on Friday announced plans to deploy a new long-range radar in central Alaska that would help the U.S. missile defense system better discern potential enemy missiles launched by Iran or North Korea and increase the capacity of interceptors in the ground in Alaska and California. Raytheon Co, Northrop Grumman Corp and Lockheed Martin Corp are competing to build the new radar, which is expected to cost just under $1 billion.

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  2. Memorial Day parades and services setRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

    The Hancock County Veteran's Council will conduct a Memorial Day parade and services Monday.

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  3. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    On May 23, 1945, Nazi official Heinrich Himmler committed suicide by biting into a cyanide capsule while in British custody in Luneburg, Germany. In 1934, bank robbers Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker were shot to death in a police ambush in Bienville Parish, Louisiana.

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  4. Memorial Day services being held around countyRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Times Observer

    Warren's Memorial Day service will be held 10 a.m. Monday, May 25, on the steps of the Warren County Courthouse, according to Richard Hansen of the local Marine Corps League. Warren County Commissioner John Eggleston will read the Memorial Day proclamation, and guest speaker Chip Lucia will talk about veterans, past to present.

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  5. Man released from Guant namo in December dies in KazakhstanRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    A man who was released from the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in December and resettled in Kazakhstan has died in that Central Asian country, a Pentagon spokesman said Friday. Asim Thabit Abdullah al-Khalaqi, who was about 47, according to military records, died May 7, Army Lt.

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  6. Japanese-American veteran chooses love, not hateRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Sampan

    The day I visited Dr. Susumu Ito was a sunny one. He was lying in a chair on his balcony, facing the sky with his eyes closed and a smile on his face.

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  7. U.S. notifies ministry it plans to fly an Osprey to Shizuoka Prefecture in JuneRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    An MV-22 Osprey comes in to land at Miami International Airport before President Barack Obama visited in April. A fatal crash of a U.S. Marine Corps Osprey in Hawaii last weekend has renewed safety concerns in Japan, where more of the odd-looking tilt-rotor transport aircraft will be deployed.

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  8. Navy says pilot safely ejected when plane went off runwayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    A US Navy aircraft sits in shallow water in San Diego Bay after over shooting a runway at the North Island Naval Station Friday, May 22, 2015 in San Diego. The pilot ejected and was reportedly picked up by a civilian craft.

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  9. National Briefs: Some Calif. farmers offer big water cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    In a sign of how the record-setting drought is shaking up established ways here, state officials on Friday accepted an offer from farmers in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta to give up a quarter of their water this season by leaving part of their land unplanted or finding other ways to reduce their water use. The deal is an important concession from growers that officials hope will prompt similar agreements throughout the state's agricultural industry, which uses 80 percent of the water consumed in the state in a normal year.

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  10. Charles Krauthammer: A better hypothetical -- What if Obama hadn't pulled out of Iraq?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    Ramadi falls. The Iraqi army flees. The great 60-nation anti-Islamic State coalition so grandly proclaimed by the Obama administration is nowhere to be seen.

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  11. May 23rd from Nepal, the must-read summary of affairsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    I do not believe any U.S. service personnel have previously died on Nepal soil. It was a somber note for an otherwise well-executed humanitarian mission.

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  12. Pentagon plans long-range missile defense radar in AlaskaRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Reuters

    The U.S. Defense Department on Friday announced plans to deploy a new long-range radar in central Alaska that would help the U.S. missile defense system better discern potential enemy missiles launched by Iran or North Korea and increase the capacity of interceptors in the ground in Alaska and California. Raytheon Co, Northrop Grumman Corp and Lockheed Martin Corp are competing to build the new radar, which is expected to cost just under $1 billion.

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  13. Servicemembers Draw Thankful Crowds With Fleet Week In Full SwingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBS Local

    CBS 2 CBS 2 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Latest Videos Eye On New York Dining Deals Tony's Table Links [...] WCBS 880 WCBS Newsradio 880 is one of the tri-state's most trusted sources for news and information.

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  14. Oil-coated pelicans scrubbed clean at California rehab centreRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    A pelican covered in oil is seen along the coast of Refugio State Beach in Goleta, California, United States, May 20, 2015. A pipeline ruptured along the scenic California coastline on Tuesday, spilling some 21,000 gallons of oil into the ocean and on beaches before it could be secured, a U.S. Coast Guard spokeswoman said.

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  15. Interview: a Good Killa offers blistering look at a battlefields and blackjacka of drone warfareRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    Air Force pilot Tom Egan walks into a Las Vegas liquor store, and the clerk, sizing up Egan's flight suit, asks if he's ever flown in a war. “Blew away six Taliban in Afghanistan just today,” Egan informs him.

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  16. National Safe Boating Week highlights importance of boating and water ...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | North Texas e-News

    Safe Boating Week runs May 16-22 nationally and in Texas as proclaimed by Gov. Greg Abbott and partners across the country are advocating safe and responsible boating as Texans head to the water this weekend. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, which is responsible for promoting and enforcing recreational water safety standards, is reminding boaters to always wear a life jacket, use an ignition safety switch, learn to swim, and take a boater education course.

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  17. Memorial Day programs planned in Crossroads 4 minutes ago The nation...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    Victoria Veterans' Council will host the annual Memorial Day ceremony at 11 a.m. Monday at DeLeon Plaza at the gazebo. Retired U.S. Air Force Col.

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  18. U.S. Navy pilot safe after jet ends up in water of...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    A U.S. Navy training jet went off the end of a runway and crashed into water at a base in San Diego on Friday, but the pilot was able to eject safely from the aircraft and was rescued by local boaters, officials said. The jet remained half-submerged near the Naval Air Station North Island, and the pilot was taken to the hospital for evaluation, said U.S. Navy spokeswoman Lieutenant Reagan Lauritzen.

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  19. Venice officials shut down mosque-inside-church art exhibitRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | ABC 33/40

    Five of B.B. King's adult children visited the blues great one last time in private at a Las Vegas funeral home that will host a public viewing Friday ahead of a Saturday memorial service.

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  20. Marvin Hume's final Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Philly.com

    Marvin Hume, a wounded World War II vet, didn't die while serving on a battlefield or warship. He died after serving America in an extraordinary way over a span of four decades in lovely Cape May Point, N.J. Each morning, from Memorial Day to Sept.

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