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  1. Happy Birthday To Amazon, And Its Data MiningRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WNYC-AM New York

    ... as it expands, now producing as well as selling entertainment; even providing cloud storage for the Department of Defense. But we might use Amazon's anniversary as a way to mark how much buying and selling has changed in just twenty years; and how ...

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  2. Soldier from Kenosha dies from illness received du...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... died Thursday at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio. He was serving in Ghazni Province when the Department of Defense says he came down with the illness. Hamilton had been assigned to the 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Bridgade ...

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  3. This Day in HistoryRead the original story

    1 hr ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... the National Security Act, which established the National Military Establishment (later renamed the Department of Defense). In 1952, Argentina's first lady, Eva Peron, died in Buenos Aires at age 33. King Farouk I of Egypt abdicated in the wake of a ...

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  4. 2 U.S. soldiers killed in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KSBW-TV

    Two U.S. Army soldiers were killed Thursday in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense said.

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  5. Enlisted women to join sub crews starting in 2016Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Day

    ... when both chambers are in session - to review the plan. In a letter to Vice President Joe Biden, the Department of Defense explains its intention to modify seven Ohio-class submarines and build Virginia-class submarines to meet "habitability ...

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  6. Financial challenges No. 1 priority for new base commanderRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... was civilian, that we broke faith with our civilian workforce, and I know the senior leadership of the Department of Defense feels the same way," he said. "The intention is going to be to try to avoid that if at all possible." Devillier said ...

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  7. DOD seeks public input on plan for historic sitesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Pacific Daily News

    Guam residents can learn more tomorrow about a Department of Defense plan to allow the public to visit historic sites on DOD properties and allow residents to collect culturally important natural resources.

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  8. Illinois Lawmaker Calls on Feds To Allow Undocumented Immigrants Into MilitaryRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WTMA-AM North Charleston

    ... DREAM Act, illegal immigrants would receive conditional permanent residency. Foster said he asked the Department of Defense last year to let DREAMers serve, but there hasn't been any effective action. "Despite the fact that they have been designated ... 1 comment

  9. DOD approves military post extension for undocumented childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KSWO

    FT. SILL, Okla._ The Department of Defense has officially approved a request that will house undocumented children on military posts for longer than first planned.

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  10. Today in History: Fidel Castro began his revolt against Fulgencio BatistaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Gaston Gazette

    ... the National Security Act, which established the National Military Establishment (later renamed the Department of Defense). In 1952, Argentina's first lady, Eva Peron, died in Buenos Aires at age 33. King Farouk I of Egypt abdicated in the wake of a ...

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    10 hrs ago | KLIQ-FM Hastings

    ... DREAM Act, illegal immigrants would receive conditional permanent residency. Foster said he asked the Department of Defense last year to let DREAMers serve, but there hasn't been any effective action. "Despite the fact that they have been designated ...

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  12. Rep. Rigell to challenge Bergdahl releaseRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... a Democrat, but rather, a matter of law. "It's the law of the land and the administration, through the Department of Defense completely disregarded that, made no effort whatsoever." Rigell says after Tuesday's mark-up, he has received assurances ...

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  13. Godfather' gets prison in bribery schemeRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... which would amount to 1 percent of the total contract. In the recording, Cervantes was heard pushing a Department of Defense official in a phone call to give Abueg's company the job, saying, "You'll do your magic, right?" Another deal was brokered ...

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  14. Military Enlistment Rates by State and RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Outside the Beltway

    ... 18% of the 18-24 year-old civilian population only 14% of new enlistments came from this area. The Department of Defense does not have a good explanation for why some state's are more proportionally represented than others. However DoD spokesman ...

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  15. Arlington Hires Lobbying Firm for Navy Annex Land SwapRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ARLnow.com

    Arlington County has hired a lobbying firm to help facilitate a planned land swap between the county, the Commonwealth of Virginia and the Department of Defense.

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  16. DLA, industry leaders discuss partnerships, cost-cutting effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... 23 during a roundtable on construction and equipment supplies at the McNamara Headquarters Complex. Department of Defense customers have about 30 percent less money to spend but logistics support requirements remain the same, Harnitchek said in his ...

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  17. Become a .ninja or a .guru in the new InternetRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    ... the Internet's Wild West. According to ICANN, the world of .com has grown too crowded. Created by the Department of Defense in 1985 to classify "commercial" websites, .com is the largest extension, home to more than 100 million websites. Competition ...

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  18. Diamond Hill Small Cap Fund Second Quarter 2014 CommentaryRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com

    ... auction marketplace service provider Liquidity Services, Inc. ( LQDT ) lost a 2015 rolling stock Department of Defense contract but was the winner of the non-rolling stock contract. However, its winning bid of 4.35% was much higher than the ...

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  19. U.S. Forces display military might at FarnboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Aerotech News And Review

    ... since its inception. This year, units from bases across Europe and the U.S. again came together in the Department of Defense corral, showcasing the aircraft and personnel critical to maintaining operational readiness, and demonstrating the U.S.'s ...

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  20. Statement by the Press Secretary on H.R. 255, H.R. 272, H.R. 291,...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The White House

    H.R. 272, which designates the Department of Veterans Affairs and Department of Defense joint outpatient clinic to be constructed in Marina, California, as the "Major General William H. Gourley VA-DOD Outpatient Clinic"; H.R. 291, the "Black Hills Cemetery Act," which directs the Secretary of Agriculture to convey specified parcels of National ... (more)

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