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  1. 85-year-old Colts fan finally gets his wishRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Indianapolis Star

    Check out this story on Indianapolis Colts fan Floyd Burton, 85, of Avon, is shown attending the Colts game on Dec. 14, 2014, at Lucas Oil Stadium with his friend Dwight Adams. Burton, who is dying of kidney disease, had never been to Lucas Oil, or even seen the Colts play.


  2. Back MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

    Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Dallas, joined in to support the U.S. Marine Corps "Toys for Tots" campaign and collected toys for children of all ages. The Meadows thanked all those who participated.


  3. 'Reflections From Santa' Merry Christmas, My MarineRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Levittown Tribune

    Hicksville resident Michael Regan, USMC, who served in the Vietnam War, would like to share this poem with Anton readers this holiday season. "'Reflections From Santa' Merry Christmas, My Marine" was among a collection of notes, poems and photos that he and his fellow Marines have exchanged over the years.


  4. New face added to port authorityRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Morning Journal

    Reappointed Wednesday to another term on the port authority was Charles Presley of Salem, but commissioners opted to replace board member Don Crane with Brian Kennedy, a recently retired U.S. Marine Corps colonel. With both of their terms expiring at the end of the year, Presley and Crane formally asked to be reappointed.


  5. UK female soldiers await combat roleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... in the harshest conditions. Challenges have already emerged. Of 240 women who've volunteered to do the US Marine Corps basic infantry course, 45% have passed. In contrast, 95% of men graduated. With so many allies having already lifted their ban it ...


  6. Nearly 400 Toys for Tots collected at Christmas concertRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WAOW

    ... their way into the Grand Theater in Wausau Thursday night, all for a good cause. That's a program run by the US Marine Corps to make sure children in need have presents under the tree. "We have this chance to bring back such a rich history in such a ...


  7. Bravo: Elks spread Christmas cheerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Wave

    Andrea McCallister, director of development and communications at Laura's House; Eric Chamberlain, associate general counsel at Bank of America; and Margaret Bayston, executive director at Laura's House, celebrate the bank's $5,000 donation to the shelter. The Mission Viejo/Saddleback Valley Elks Lodge teamed up with Elks National Foundation to bring holiday cheer with gifts and food to the House of Hope shelter in Orange.


  8. Marines exercise crisis response training before deployingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WCTI

    Camp Lejeune Marines from Fox Company are getting ready to deploy for crisis response in Africa. Before they leave, they had some training exercises to do.


  9. Man serving time for rape convicted of additional offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    A Camp Lejeune Marine already serving a sentence for a previous rape conviction has been convicted of additional sexual offense.


  10. Training exercise prepares Marines for deploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    Swiftness and accuracy were among the goals set by Marines as they engaged in a training exercise aboard Camp Lejeune on Thursday.


  11. Baton Rouge area calendar for Dec. 19-25, 2014Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- As Tiny Tim, played by Addie Prochaska, falls to the ground, the Cratchit family gathers. Playing them in Theatre Baton Rouge's production of 'A Christmas Carol,' are, from left, Brooke Bell as Gillian Cratchit; Claudia Suire as Martha Cratchit; Davis Hotard as Bob Cratchit; Susannah Craig as Mrs. Cratchit; Emma Grace Lambert as Miranda Cratchit; Sadie Fontenot as Belinda Cratchit, and John Thomas Hernandez as Peter Cratchit.


  12. Armored Bridgelayers: 'Hey That's Not A Tank, It's A Transformer!'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    ... while at full span. Only 44 M104 Wolverines exist due to budget issues and changing combat doctrine. he US Marine Corps on the other hand never procured the state-of-the-art Wolverine and are still using the tried and true M60 based Armored Vehicle ...


  13. Obama grants clemency to 2 OregoniansRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Obama granted a pardon to David Mannix of Lafayette. He was sentenced in 1990 by U.S. Marine Corps general court-martial to 75 days' confinement and reduction in rank for theft of military property.


  14. 12/17/14Alumni Spotlight: Jim KammanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MGo Blue

    Former University of Michigan wrestler Jim Kamman ended his collegiate career on top, defeating Oklahoma's Wayne Wells to capture the 152-pound title at the 1967 NCAA Championships. A two-time All-American and Big Ten champion, he compiled a 35-6 career record, including a perfect 19-0 mark as a senior.


  15. PODS supports Toys for Tots programRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Clearwater-based PODS Enterprises Inc., and its network of franchises in 46 states, will once again support the U.S. Marine Toys for Tots this year by donating its PODS containers where ever needed to support toy drives. In 2013, 483 PODS containers were delivered to the U.S. Marine Corps toy drive across the United States - at an estimated value of $347,000.


  16. Our right to exist and our form of self-government were decided by the ruling parties.Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Jewish Press

    " When the Yivanim entered the Beis HaMikdash , they defiled all the oil set aside for lighting the Menorah . When the Chashmonaim were victorious, they searched and were able to find only one small jug of oil with the kohen gadol 's seal intact .


  17. Hyundai Montgomery donates toy, bikes to Toys for TotsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama team came together for the tenth consecutive year and held a toy collection and fun raising drive for the Toy for Tots campaign. Team members purchased hundreds of bicycles and filled several boxes with toys for children of all ages.


  18. Marines participate in urban sniper courseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    Shots rang out through the combat town as the Marines continued to put rounds through their targets.


  19. Obama Quietly Grants 12 Pardons and 8 CommutationsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Weekly Standard

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  20. Okinawa Protest Over Marine Hit-and-RunRead the original story

    Yesterday | Marine Corps Gazette

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