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  1. Afghan soldier case seen as a PR failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Cape Cod Times

    An international training exercise at Joint Base Cape Cod that set off an international incident earlier this week has ended, but questions linger about the trickle of information to police, community leaders and the public. Col. Frank Magurn, executive director of Joint Base Cape Cod, said Friday he had a "blind spot" to the public's thirst for information about the three Afghan soldiers who bolted during a trip to the Cape Cod Mall.

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  2. FBI: About 12 Americans fighting in Syria, not 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Athens Banner-Herald

    The U.S. believes there are about a dozen Americans fighting alongside extremist groups in Syria, not more than 100, as has been cited for months. That's not to say there is no concern about these other 88 or so Americans who officials say have been killed, arrested, traveled or attempted to travel to join the fight.

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  3. Joan Vennochi: Mass. Democrats ever reluctant to back military actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Boston.com

    Only two members of Massachusetts' all-Democratic congressional delegation - US Representatives Stephen Lynch and Richard Neal - voted to give President Obama authority to train and arm Syrian rebels in the fight against ISIS. A FELLOW DEMOCRAT sits in the Oval Office.

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  4. Air war gets guidance from Cape CodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Boston.com

    ... reduction is now under review, a top Pentagon official, Michael Vickers, said last week. US Representative William Keating, a Bourne Democrat whose district includes the Cape Cod base, said he anticipates the intelligence unit's mission will only ...

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  5. FBI: About a dozen Americans fighting in SyriaRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Navy Times

    The number of Americans the government believes is fighting alongside extremist groups in Syria is almost one-tenth the number cited by government officials and lawmakers for months. There are about 12 Americans believed to be fighting in Syria right now, FBI Director James Comey said Thursday.

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  6. FBI warns police, keep eye out for lone-wolf extremistsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Boston Herald

    Timothy Alben, Superintendent and Colonel of the Massachusetts State Police speaks during a news conference as police continue to search for a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings in Watertown Friday, April 19, 2013. Federal authorities are warning police in Boston and across the country to be on the lookout for homegrown, lone-wolf terrorists who could be infuriated with America's decision to wage war on the Islamic State and other jihadis, according to a leading law enforcement official.

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  7. Our View: The name gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | SouthCoastToday.com

    For the first site of North American offshore wind deployment, this title is superior to the erstwhile supplanters of Massachusetts or SouthCoast Marine Commerce Terminal, for the way it falls both upon the ear and the heart. And according to state Sen. Mark Montigny, "New Bedford Marine Commerce Terminal" is what it will be called, following his Tuesday evening telephone conversation with Alicia Barton, CEO of the facility's owner, the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center.

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  8. Pilot program looks to be proactive in halting terrorRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Boston Herald

    A pilot program launched in Boston, Los Angeles and Minneapolis to help catch homegrown terrorists before they join terror cells overseas could become a national model for cornering lone wolves, said U.S. Rep. William R. Keating. "We're trying to counter what the terrorist organizations are doing.

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  9. Afghan soldiers stopped at Canadian borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Cape Cod Times

    Less than two days after they ditched a chaperone at the Cape Cod Mall in Hyannis, three Afghanistan military leaders attending a training session at Joint Base Cape Cod sought asylum at the Canadian border and were at least temporarily thwarted. The three men were detained at a Niagara Falls checkpoint at the Canadian-U.S. border at Rainbow Bridge, where they were being interviewed by federal authorities, state police and military spokesmen said Monday.

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  10. Afghan soldiers stopped at Canadian borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Cape Cod Times

    Less than two days after they ditched a chaperone at the Cape Cod Mall in Hyannis, three Afghanistan military leaders attending a training session at Joint Base Cape Cod sought asylum at the Canadian border and were at least temporarily thwarted.

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  11. Warren And Markey Oppose Syrian Rebel TrainingRead the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | WBUR-AM Boston

    President Barack Obama's proposal to prepare Syrian rebels for a war against Islamic State militants found little support among the members of the Massachusetts all-Democratic congressional delegation. U.S. Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Edward Markey on Thursday broke with the president and opposed the request to train and arm the rebels for a war against Islamic state militants.

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  12. Fire departments get homeland security grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Cape Cod Times

    U.S. Rep. William Keating, D-Mass., a member of the House Homeland Security Committee, announced that the Dennis Fire Department will receive $31,309 in Fire Prevention and Safety Awards for fire safety education programming and the Barnstable Fire Department will receive $16,388 in Assistance to Firefighter Grants for the purchase of firefighter ... (more)

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  13. Sens. Warren, Markey oppose Syrian rebel trainingRead the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | Boston Herald

    President Barack Obama's proposal to prepare Syrian rebels for a war against Islamic State militants found little support among the members of the Massachusetts all-Democratic congressional delegation. U.S. Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Edward Markey on Thursday broke with the president and opposed the request to train and arm the rebels for a war against Islamic state militants.

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  14. Political notes: Beaty looks to avoid 'spending war'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Cape Cod Times

    After lending nearly $600 to his Republican state Senate campaign and spending all of it, West Barnstable resident Ron Beaty asked his Democratic opponent, state Sen. Daniel Wolf, last week to join him in making a "People's Pledge" to cap campaign spending at $30,000.

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  15. Neal votes to arm Syrian rebels; McGovern votes noRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | WWLP

    Just two members of Massachusetts' all-Democratic congressional delegation have voted to give President Barack Obama the authority to train and arm Syrian rebels. The measure passed on a 273-156 vote Wednesday.

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  16. Most In Mass. Delegation Oppose Bill Arming Syrian RebelsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | WBUR-AM Boston

    Just two members of Massachusetts' all-Democratic congressional delegation have voted to give President Obama the authority to train and arm Syrian rebels. The measure passed on a 273-156 vote Wednesday .

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  17. Most in Mass. delegation oppose Syrian rebel trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Home

    Just two members of Massachusetts' all-Democratic congressional delegation have voted to give President Barack Obama the authority to train and arm Syrian rebels. The measure passed on a 273-156 vote Wednesday.

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  18. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | WTAG-AM Paxton

    Just two members of Massachusetts' all-Democratic congressional delegation have voted to give President Barack Obama the authority to train and arm Syrian rebels. The measure passed on a 273-156 vote Wednesday.

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  19. Most in delegation oppose Syrian rebel trainingRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | CBS 3 Springfield

    Just two members of Massachusetts' all-Democratic congressional delegation have voted to give President Barack Obama the authority to train and arm Syrian rebels. The measure passed on a 273-156 vote Wednesday.

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  20. Sandwich searches for sand dollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Cape Cod Times

    Tucked into a $2.2 billion environmental bond bill signed into law by Gov. Deval Patrick Aug. 13 is $5 million earmarked for beach restoration at Town Neck Beach. But just because funding is included in a bond bill doesn't mean the town can get immediate access to the cash.

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