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  1. U.S. Air Force Selects IntergraphA Government Solutions for...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Freshnews

    Intergraph Government Solutions , a wholly-owned subsidiary of Intergraph Corporation serving the U.S. federal market, was awarded a contract by the U.S. Air Force Materiel Command to transform the F-15 Eagle's Scheduled Maintenance Program using Maintenance Steering Group-3 practices. The contract is valued at $6.9 million if all options are exercised.

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  2. OBITUARY - MearsRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | County Record

    Hershel Lee Mears, 84, of Blountstown, Florida, passed away Wednesday, December 17, 2014, in Blountstown. He was born April 7, 1930, near Altha, Florida, to the late Jacob Irvin and Nora Mears.

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  3. Pakistani jets and ground forces kill 67 Taliban militants in...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Pakistani jets and ground forces killed 67 militants in a northwestern tribal region near the Afghan border, officials said Friday, days after Taliban fighters killed 148 people - most of them children - in a school massacre. Meanwhile, a Pakistani prosecutor said the government will try to cancel the bail granted to the main suspect in the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks - a decision that outraged neighboring India and called into question Pakistan's commitment to fighting militancy.

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  4. Dominic C. ScolaroRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    Dom was born on July 13, 1929, in Bordentown, N.J., to the loving parents of Michael and Mary Scolaro and was the oldest of three children. He spent his youth in Bordentown and graduated from Trenton Catholic Boys High School.

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  5. Air Guard christens new home for Arizona dronesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    After remotely flying unmanned aircraft over Iraq and Afghanistan for years, Arizona's Air National Guard drone pilots can finally take off and land close to home. On Thursday, the Arizona Air National Guard 214th Reconnaissance Group christened a new hangar and support facility at Fort Huachuca's Libby Army Airfield that eventually will be home to four MQ-1 Predator drones for crew training and, eventually, stateside missions.

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  6. Nigeria: Collapse Probe - TB Joshua's Church 'Had No Building Permit'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    A town planner who worked for influential Nigeria preacher TB Joshua told an inquest Thursday that the building which collapsed at Joshua's church, killing 116 people, did not have planning approval. Bisi Adedire, who served as a consultant for Joshua, said that lack of approval did not mean the building was unsound but told the coroner that he warned church officials they were ignoring regulations.

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  7. Hook, Kenneth R.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Visalia Times-Delta

    Kenneth R. Hook Kenneth Roland Hook was born March 23, 1932 in San Fransisco, Ca. He graduated from George McCann School becoming a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church where he was an altar boy.

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  8. Four To Be Enshrined In National Aviation Hall Of Fame "Class Of 2015"Read the original story

    Thursday | Aero-News Network

    The National Aviation Hall of Fame has announced the names of four individuals who have been elected for enshrinement at its annual formal ceremony on Friday, October 2, 2015 in Dayton. On that night they will officially join the roster of 225 men and women air and space pioneers who have been inducted by the NAHF since its founding in 1962.

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  9. Air Force military, civilians charged in child exploitation investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KFVS12

    During the investigation, called Operation Broken Heart, Lowndes County agents worked with United States Air Force federal agents at Moody Air Force Base to target military and civilians associated with Moody A.F.B. In each instance the conversation between a "14-year-old" and the suspect attempted to develop a relationship by making overtures for a meeting, often requesting photographs and the promise of "having fun." Kirk Jackson, William Taylor II, Todd Buckham, Winston Casady, Wallace Gaskins, Ashton Tyus, Raymond Taylor, James Coleman, Benjamin Reedy, Casey Ellis, Corey Williams were charged with obscene internet contact, internet pornography, and other charges.

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  10. AF delivers Iraqi F-16s for training in USRead the original story

    Wednesday | F-16 Fighting Falcon

    For more than 65 years the Air Force has embraced the concept of flexibility being the key to airpower. Now Airmen from the Arizona Air National Guard are sharing that capacity to find creative ways to overcome problems with one of the Air Force's newest allies - the Iraqi Air Force.

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  11. .com | Consultant at TB Joshua church says it had no permitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    A town planner who worked for influential Nigeria preacher TB Joshua told an inquest on Thursday that the building which collapsed at Joshua's church, killing 116 people, did not have planning approval. Bisi Adedire, who served as a consultant for Joshua, said that lack of approval did not mean the building was unsound but told the coroner that he warned church officials they were ignoring regulations.

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  12. Jet dog fights? Target practice? Booms from Gulf's 'Whiskey 470' prompt callsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stars and Stripes

    In this file photo from February 2013, an F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot soars over the Gulf of Mexico during a sortie with F-35A Lightning IIs from the 33rd Fighter Wing at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. - The military calls it "Whiskey 470," a roughly 200-rectangular-mile patch of airspace over the Gulf of Mexico about 30 miles northwest of Tampa, Fla.

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  13. Airstrikes on ISIS posts leads to rescue of trapped civiliansRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The London Free Press

    Portuguese Air Force fighter F-16 and Canadian Air Force fighter CF-18 Hornet patrol over Baltics air space, from the Zokniai air base near Siauliai November 20, 2014. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins Canada's CF-18 fighter jets took part in coalition airstrikes on two ISIS positions on Iraqi soil Wednesday, paving the way for the rescue of civilians trapped on a mountain range, the Department of National Defence said Thursday.

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  14. Two Military Jet Demonstration Teams to Headline California Capital Airshow Tenth AnniversaryRead the original story

    Thursday | Business Wire

    Celebrating its 10-year anniversary the Thunderbirds and the Snowbirds, along with an exciting array of jets, world-renowned aerobatic performers, and historic aircraft, will thrill and inspire fans of all ages on October 3-4, 2015 at Mather Airport. Discount tickets are on sale now! Need a stocking stuffer or unique gift for that 'hard to buy for' person? Look no further - tickets are now available online and can be easily purchased via the Airshow website.

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  15. A-10 evades D.C. foes, back to fight in IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Politico

    The Air Force's A-10 Warthog attack jet has bested its foes in Washington again and is back in combat over Iraq. A-10 supporters exulted this week when an amateur YouTube video emerged that appeared to show the Warthog in action above the town of Rawah.

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  16. 10-year-old cancer patient welcomed as BAFB honorary crew chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    A Shreveport detective claims he was wrongly removed from a case and placed on patrol. Rod Demery has a lawsuit filed against the city and his boss, Shreveport Police Chief, Willie Shaw.

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  17. 11 Nabbed in South Georgia Sex StingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WCTV Tallahassee

    VALDOSTA, Ga. -- The Lowndes County Sheriff's Office says that it assisted US Air Force Agents in the arrest of 11 people in an underage sex sting called "Operation Broken Heart."

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  18. Consultant at TB Joshua's church says collapsed building had no permitRead the original story

    Thursday | Vanguard

    A town planner who worked for influential Nigeria preacher TB Joshua told an inquest Thursday that the building which collapsed at Joshua's church, killing 116 people, did not have planning approval. Bisi Adedire, who served as a consultant for Joshua, said that lack of approval did not mean the building was unsound but told the coroner that he warned church officials they were ignoring regulations.

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  19. CU-Boulder police hire new deputy chief of support servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Camera

    The University of Colorado Police Department has appointed Ken Koch to be the department's new deputy chief of support services, according to a release. Koch was last in law enforcement as the chief of police for the Taos Police Department in New Mexico earlier this year before briefly leaving law enforcement to start up his own consulting company.

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  20. Vietnam War vet, Glen Larson, inducted into Wyoming Aviation Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | County 10 News

    Glen G. Larson, a decorated Vietnam War fighter pilot who continued to serve his country in the Air Force and Air National Guard and worked as a test pilot and executive for McDonnell Douglas Corp., is the 2014 inductee into the Wyoming Aviation Hall of Fame. The Rawlins native earned four Distinguished Flying Crosses and 19 Air Medals during his combat service in Vietnam in 1972-73, and later was awarded the Legion of Merit.

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