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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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Apr 23, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

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Apr 23, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

Injured U.S. Army dog handler Aaron Yoder is dragged behind cover by soldiers during a fire exchange with Taliban fighters in Maiwand district. Sgt. Yoder was hit while protecting his dog. He is now stateside and recovering. Below is a picture of him being medivac'd.

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Apr 22, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Los Angeles Times: REPORTING FROM MAZAR-E-SHARIF, Afghanistan -- Afghan and U.S. officials said Sunday they had agreed to the broad outlines of an accord governing the long-term American presence in Afghanistan after the Western combat role ends in 2014. The heads of the two countries’ negotiating teams, Afghanistan’s national security advisor Rangin Spanta and U.S. Ambassador ...

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Apr 22, 2012 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Apr 21, 2012 1 Comment ›› Angelia

UT San Diego Camp Pendleton commanders stop potential Afghan "honor killing" The Afghan girl turned up one winter night at the Marine base with fist-sized bruises beginning to blossom across her body. Her name was Malika, and she looked about 16 years old, 17 at the most. More worrisome to military medical staff than the abrasions on her ...

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Apr 20, 2012 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

"These Marines stomped so much ass that they actually had to stop filming, so they could import colons from other Arab countries to meet the demand!" ~Fire37Rescue

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Apr 19, 2012 8 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Apr 19, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

This is UNACCEPTABLE! BayCitizen.Org Letter to veterans secretary cites "extreme disappointment" over decision not to overhaul troubled office Sixteen members of Congress sent a letter to Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki Thursday, urging him to "send immediate help" to his agency's Oakland Regional Office, which handles all disability claims filed by veterans from Bakersfield to the ...

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Apr 19, 2012 1 Comment ›› Angelia

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Apr 19, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Excerpted from Reuters: The Afghan Taliban, who claimed responsibility for brazen weekend attacks in Kabul and three other provinces, vowed revenge against U.S. forces fighting in the country after the pictures were published in the Los Angeles Times newspaper. "They will be punished for their actions and we will take revenge. When and how is ...

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Apr 19, 2012 3 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

He also expresses his concern about "bad actions" by Americans in the future, but expresses no concern about "bad actions" by the Taliban in the future. KABUL (Reuters) - Afghan President Hamid Karzai condemned photographs of U.S. soldiers posing with the mangled bodies of Afghan insurgent bombers as "inhuman" on Thursday, calling for a rapid transition ...

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Apr 18, 2012 9 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

A soldier from the Army's 82nd Airborne Division with the body of an Afghan terrorist killed while trying to plant a roadside bomb. The photo is one of 18 provided to The Times of U.S. soldiers posing with corpses. Excerpted from The Los Angeles Times: The paratroopers had their assignment: Check out reports that Afghan police ...

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Apr 17, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

Washington Post: Sometimes, capturing a Taliban commander requires vast resources and complex operations. Last week in eastern Afghanistan, it required neither. Mohammad Ashan, a mid-level Taliban commander in Paktika province, strolled toward a police checkpoint in the district of Sar Howza with a wanted poster bearing his own face. He demanded the finder’s fee referenced on the ...

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Apr 17, 2012 Comments Off Angelia

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Apr 16, 2012 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Fox News: For Taliban militants and U.S. strategists alike, all roads in this impoverished country of mountain passes, arid deserts and nearly impassable goat tracks lead to this ancient capital of 3 million people nestled in a high and narrow valley. The Taliban made their intentions clear over the weekend, mounting spectacular coordinated attacks that spawned ...

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