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  1. $3m to help to assist Northeast Pa. businessesRead the original story

    28 min ago | The Times-Tribune

    ... Community and Economic Development Secretary C. Alan Walker said. Mr. Walker announced Wednesday the Department of Defense has awarded a $2.99 million grant to launch the Northeast Pennsylvania Defense Transition Partnership Initiative to strengthen ...

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  2. One My Lai a MonthRead the original story

    36 min ago | Common Dreams

    ... the reality of American operations in Vietnam, doesn't show up on the " interactive timeline " of the Department of Defense-sponsored website commemorating, as per President Obama's proclamation, the 50-year anniversary of the war. This is no ...

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  3. NSAB Access Control Changes Begins Nov. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | DC Military

    ... Activity Bethesda (NSAB), and will take effect Nov. 1. “These procedures will align NSAB with Department of Defense (DOD) installation access requirements,” explained Hans Semple, NSAB installation access control officer. “This ...

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  4. DLA leaders visit Africa to see buildup of logistics supportRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... Adm. Vince Griffith and officials from U.S. Africa Command, which is coordinating support between the Department of Defense and U.S. Agency for International Development. The group met with DLA Distribution employees performing warehouse operations ...

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  5. NFL Consultants Send Newsletter on Ebola to All TeamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Daily Beast

    ... benefit for depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, fibromyalgia, migraine, neuropathy. Department of Defense funded studies show enhanced attention, memory and learning with tDCS. tDCS is clinically available in Atlanta, Boston and New York. ...

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  6. Jewish federation to recognize local honoreesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

    ... have served as Chief of Staff in two national security agencies; he was first at the CIA, then at the Department of Defense, both as the senior adviser to Leon Panetta. Bash recently founded Beacon Global Strategies LLC, a strategic advisory firm ...

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  7. Obama Administration forms military 'strike team' to respond to Ebola cases in the U.SRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NewsTarget.com

    The Obama Administration has ordered the Department of Defense to form a 30-member military medical "quick strike team" that can deploy quickly -- within 72 hours -- to any new outbreaks of Ebola in the U.S., reports have said. The team will consist of five physicians, 20 nurses and five trainees, according to reports, and will be tasked with providing "direct treatment to Ebola patients inside the United States," according to CNN.

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  8. First Exhibition Of Latin American Traditional Costumes And ObjectsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... he winner of the 2014 Annual Fulcrum Shield Award for Excellence in Youth Anti-Drug Education from the Department of Defense. Defense Department personnel presented the award to Division Three Commander, Sergeant ... (click for more)

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  9. Young Marines Third Division Wins Department of Defense Award For Anti-Drug ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... winner of the 2014 Annual Fulcrum Shield Award for Excellence in Youth Anti-Drug Education from the Department of Defense. Defense Department personnel presented the award to Division Three Commander, Sergeant Major John Gionet, USMC (Ret), and ...

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  10. U.S., Italian defense chiefs discuss IS operationsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel called Italian Minister of Defense Roberta Pinotti on Wednesday, discussing planned Italian contributions to the fight against the Islamic State forces, according to a statement issued by U.S. Department of Defense . DOD Press Secretary John Kirby said in the statement that Hagel made the call to pass on his thanks regarding Italy's planned contributions to the anti-ISIL coalition in Iraq .

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  11. ServiceNow's (NOW) CEO Frank Slootman on Q3 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... large contract awards from organizations such as the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, a Department of Defense joint combatant command has adopted ServiceNow [unintelligible] international theater of operations. In addition, working with ...

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  12. Taking back AmericaRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... the Muslim Brotherhood, with its penetration of essentially all our government agencies, including the Department of Defense, has had an adverse impact on our policies, particularly with regard to the Middle East and the global war on terrorism. As ...

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  13. Former CIA chief's new book may have violated secrecy agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    ... dispute, but the publisher, Penguin Press, said the book " was submitted earlier this year to both the Department of Defense and CIA for the requisite reviews ." Despite the seemingly heated debate, Panetta's book - " Worthy Fights: A Memoir of ...

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  14. American military increases Ebola responseRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    About 30 members of the U.S. military began training Oct. 22 at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, as part of the creation of the Ebola Expeditionary Team , the Department of Defense announced. At the request of the Secretary of Health and Human Services, the Department of Defense is establishing the team to be able to respond to an Ebola crisis in the United States.

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  15. 'NCIS: LA' season 6 episode 5 clips: Crime scene snacking and the only survivorRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    If you're interested in a lesson in what not to do at a crime scene, look no further than one of the sneak peeks CBS released on Wednesday, Oct. 22, from the next "NCIS: Los Angeles" episode. Also, in the other episode 605 "Black Budget" clips, get a look at the lone survivor of the professional shooting at the Department of Defense.

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  16. Letter: Marshall AdameRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Sun Journal

    ... is known as one of the best aviation logisticians in this country, and, perhaps the world. Then, the Department of Defense moved Marshall to managing the Basra Airport as troops and military materiel were shipped to Iraq. After the Department of ...

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  17. Chip FiliaultRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Voices

    I'm a native of Western Massachusetts and an Army Veteran currently employed as a broadcaster working for the Department of Defense. I have a crisp, unaccented delivery that meshes well will documentary and spoken word projects.

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  18. X-37C could transport goods into space - part 3 of 5Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... creating an ever-burgeoning commercial space market that can provide significant advantages to DOD (Department of Defense), if we formulate the policies and strategies to encourage their growth and use." If those statements do not refer to commerce ...

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  19. Wastebook: DOD programs named among worst government wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    Exploding military sleep apnea claims, Afghanistan buildings that keep burning down and the Navy's Currents magazine have all made one of Congress' most notorious lists of wasteful government spending. Sen. Tom Coburn's annual Wastebook , released Wednesday, listed those defense costs and others among 100 initiatives worth $25 billion that he says were conducted by a Department of Defense and federal government with too little oversight and a Congress that often serves "purely parochial, political" goals.

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  20. Mental rest and reflection boost learning, study suggestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Science Daily

    ... Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation (NSF) through the NSF CAREER Award and the Department of Defense through the National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship Program. The above story is based on materials provided ...

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