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  1. Singapore honours Lee Kuan YewRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yahoo!

    Singapore's founding leader Lee Kuan Yew will be given an elaborate state funeral Sunday, ending a week of mourning for the man who led the city-state to independence 50 years ago. Tens of thousands of people are expected to line a 15.4-kilometre route to bid farewell to the authoritarian leader who served as prime minister for 31 years and turned Singapore into a global financial powerhouse.


  2. ISIS, Iran-backed militias: What the diff?Read the original story

    Yesterday | Donald Sensing

    Why did the United States Air Force bomb ISIS target near Tikrit, Iraq, last week? Foreign Policy explains. And it also explains that helping the Shia, Iran-backed militias fight ISIS is a losing gambit.


  3. Abbott to join world leaders for funeral of Singapore's first PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    Prime Minister Tony Abbott is on his way to Singapore to attend the funeral of the country's first prime minister, Lee Kuan Yew. Dozens of world leaders are expected to attend the funeral for Mr Lee, who died on Monday at the age of 91 .


  4. William N. McHenryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    William N. "Harpo" McHenry, 80, of Fall River, passed away on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at Our Lady's Haven in Fairhaven. He was the beloved husband of the late Doris McHenry for 44 years.


  5. Second Air War Erupts In Middle East With Wide Ranging ImplicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Jalopnik

    The Middle East got even more complicated this week as Saudi Arabia launched air strikes across Yemen as parts of that country fall into the hands of a Shiite militia group known as the Houthi . The implications of this new campaign go far beyond Yemen's borders and it could be just a preview of a regional standoff over Iran's nuclear program.


  6. Talking Videogame Production with Jumpdrive Studios' Brain TrustRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Pordland Mercury

    "I was trained as a computer science major. I took six or seven math classes, including linear algebra and calculus and all sorts of stuff," Justin Pando tells me over the din of a bustling coffee shop.


  7. The Harwood WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WFLA-AM Tampa

    Robert Harwood is president and Founder of Harwood Financial Group. Prior to becoming a financial advisor, Robert served as a pilot and officer in the United States Air Force and is a veteran of Desert Shield in Iraq.


  8. First 4-star head for AFGSC confirmedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Times

    First 4-star head for AFGSC confirmed The first four-star head of Global Strike Command was confirmed Friday by the U.S. Senate. Check out this story on Gen.


  9. Clear skies, but plenty of thunder over Biloxi at Keesler Air ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    It's been a long time coming. For the first time since 2011, the air show and open house returned to Keesler Air Force Base.


  10. Germanwings Flight 9525, Technology, and the Question of TrustRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | New Yorker

    Shortly before the dreadful crash of Germanwings Flight 9525, I happened to be reading part of "The Second Machine Age ," a book by two academics at M.I.T., Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee, about the coming automation of many professions previously thought of as impervious to technological change, such as those of drivers, doctors, market researchers, and soldiers. With the advances being made in robotics, data analysis, and artificial intelligence, Brynjolfsson and McAfee argue, we are on the cusp of a third industrial revolution.


  11. James Ward Wonders, IIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    We honor the life of James Ward Wonders, III. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend who will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.


  12. Cecil Thomas LottRead the original story

    Saturday | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Cecil Thomas Lott, 98, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, at Cedars Health Center in Tupelo, Mississippi. A celebration of Mr. Lott's incredible life will be held today, March 28, 2015, at New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home in Dora.


  13. Planning the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Washington Evening Journal

    Tech. Sgt. Sabrina Blake, left and Sr. Airman Anna Voss speak with Candice Baker, daughter of Debra and David Baker of Mt.


  14. Lockheed agrees to $2 million resolution with governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    Lockheed Martin Corporation has agreed to a $2 million settlement over allegations it overbilled the government for fuel it used while manufacturing C-130 aircraft at its Marietta facility.


  15. Meggan Gray gets the ride of a lifetime with the USAF ThunderbirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    While the Thunderbirds One through Six practiced their routine over Biloxi, Thunderbird number 7 took me out over Desoto National Forest to show what it's like to fly with the elite team. There certainly aren't any words to describe it.


  16. Glenn Forrest ThorneRead the original story

    Friday | Salem News

    A former resident of Salem, he currently resided at Crandall Medical Center in Sebring. He was the son of the late Theodore Forrest Thorne and Pauline Ellis Thorne Shoff.


  17. AFPC completes more than 111,000 Nuclear Deterrence Operations Service Medal updatesRead the original story

    Friday | PressReleasePoint

    The Air Force Personnel Center completed more than 111,000 record updates to reflect the Nuclear Deterrence Operations Service Medal and subsequent awards for Airmen currently serving, Air Force officials said March 27. The medal, approved in May 2014, recognizes Airmen dedicated to national strategic nuclear deterrence objectives, and may be awarded to eligible active-duty, Air Force Reserve, Air National Guard, retired and separated Airmen. It can also be awarded posthumously to family members of Airmen who are deceased.


  18. The U.S. military's best photos of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | CNN

    Winners have been announced in the 2014 Military Photographer of the Year competition, which honors the best photography by U.S. service members. In this photo, Air Force Capt.


  19. 10th Combat Aviation Brigade aviators participate in joint training exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The United States Army

    Capt. Chase Roe, left, commander of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 10th Combat Aviation Brigade, or CAB, and 1st Lt. Joseph Lanham, right, an aviator from C Company "Bluemax," 1st Attack Reconnaissance Battalion, 10th CAB, prepare their AH-64 Apache helicopter for launch, before conducting a joint training exercise with Airmen from the Air Force's 20th Air Support Operations Squadron on Fort Drum, N.Y., March 19, 2015.


  20. Air Force Recruiter 69HF5 of Mission Viejo Career of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 |

    Career of the Week: Munitions Systems Loading an A-10 Thunderbolt with 30mm high-explosive incendiary rounds or assembling bombs for the B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber are all in a day's work for Munitions Systems Specialists. On a daily basis, you'll work with the most advanced munitions in the world, along with the jet fighters and bombers that use them.