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Jun 9, 2012 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

Holder assigned Ronald Machen, the U.S. attorney for the District of Columbia, and Rod Rosenstein, the U.S. attorney for the District of Maryland, to direct separate probes that are already being conducted by the FBI. Excerpted from The Washington Post: Update. 9:30 a.m. It's official. The White House said Thursday morning that Machen is President Obama's ...

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Jun 8, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from Fox News: Though the recent New York Times stories have garnered the most attention, lawmakers have suggested an Associated Press story last month about an Al Qaeda plot to detonate an explosive device aboard a U.S.-bound flight was perhaps more damaging. "It certainly jeopardizes our ability to relate to other countries, for other countries ...

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Jun 6, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from The Hill: A recently completed Pentagon inquiry into the accidental burnings of Qurans in Afghanistan could result in disciplinary action against U.S. troops. Gen. James Mattis, head of Central Command, has reviewed the Defense Department's findings on the incident and issued his recommendations for action to the heads of the services, according to Pentagon ...

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Jun 4, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from USA Today: BETHESDA, Md. – American troops are suffering more extensive physical damage — measured in lost arms and legs — to buried explosives in Afghanistan than ever before, according to data collected by the Army Surgeon General's office. This year through May, 60% of all combat amputation casualties in Afghanistan — 31 ...

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Jun 2, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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May 29, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from The Ticket: When it comes to the "secret kill list"—a regularly updated chart showing the world's most wanted terrorists—President Barack Obama is the "final moral calculation" in the kill or capture debate, according to the third in a series of New York Times articles assessing his record. And despite his liberal background, Obama ...

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May 29, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from The New York Times: This was the enemy, served up in the latest chart from the intelligence agencies: 15 Qaeda suspects in Yemen with Western ties. The mug shots and brief biographies resembled a high school yearbook layout. Several were Americans. Two were teenagers, including a girl who looked even younger than her ...

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May 28, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

KnottiesNiche Excerpted from the Examiner: On Sunday, the day before Memorial Day 2012, MSNBC’s Chris Hayes said he was “uncomfortable” calling America’s fallen military “heroes.” “I feel comfortable, ah, uncomfortable, about the word [heroes] because it seems to me that it is so rhetorically proximate to justifications for more war,” he stammered. “Um,” he added, “and, I don’t want ...

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May 28, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

From Fox News: U.S. Marine Sgt. William Stacey was killed earlier this year by a homemade bomb in southern Afghanistan, a tragedy for which he prepared by writing a letter to his family explaining why he was fighting that was to be read in the event of his death. The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan, Marine ...

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May 13, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

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May 13, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

Happy Mothers Day to all the Moms Serving.

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May 12, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

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May 12, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

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May 12, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

When Army Sgt. Julia Bringloe received the Distinguished Flying Cross during a Manhattan ceremony last week it wasn't for any one particular thing that she had done. Bringloe, 39, received the honor for dozens of courageous acts performed during a 60-hour mission where she and her medevac crew rescued 14 wounded soldiers. Business Insider: Erik German from ...

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May 8, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

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May 5, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

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May 5, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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May 2, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

If you have any information please contact the Clarksville PD at (931) 648-0656 Army Times: CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. — Taylor Hotzoglou was the type of person who performed random acts of kindness. He enjoyed helping almost anyone with anything, even if it was giving the last dollar out of his wallet. It was his kind heart and willingness to ...

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May 2, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

Some ask what stateside Wounded Warrior events have to do with the "front". Well these guys bring the war home with them. Some scars are visible and some aren't but it is those who have the visible injuries who make people SEE all those who come home as people not just statistics. They are winning ...

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May 1, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Apr 30, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

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Apr 30, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

Photos By Dima Gavrysh

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Apr 30, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

N.Y. Times One of the world’s most prolific bootleggers of Hollywood DVDs loves his morning farina. He has spent eight years churning out hundreds of thousands of copies of “The Hangover,” “Gran Torino” and other first-run movies from his small Long Island apartment to ship overseas. “Big Hy” — his handle among many loyal customers — would ...

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Apr 29, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

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