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The same Army laboratory that mishandled anthrax in 2015 leading to a nationwide scare might also have lost a small amount of the chemical sarin
The same Army laboratory that mishandled anthrax in 2015 leading to a

Report: Same Army lab in anthrax scare might have also lost small amount of sarin

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yesterday at 20:55. Facebook
Japanese transport safety officials said they obtained the voyage data recorder, from the Philippine-flagged ACX Crystal.
Japanese transport safety officials said they obtained the voyage data recorder from

Investigators obtain data recorder in USS Fitzgerald collision

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yesterday at 20:27. Facebook
President Donald J. Trump promised as a candidate to fire U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs employees "who let our veterans down."
President Donald J Trump promised as a candidate to fire US Department

White House: Trump to sign VA accountability bill on Friday

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yesterday at 19:45. Facebook
The U.S. Army will deploy hundreds of paratroopers to the Baltics this fall.

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The US Army will deploy hundreds of paratroopers to the Baltics this fall

USAREUR to increase Baltic presence ahead of Russian war game

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yesterday at 18:35. Facebook
As many as 135 patients could have been exposed to HIV and hepatitis at a U.S. air base in Qatar.
As many as 135 patients could have been exposed to HIV and

Unclean equipment might have exposed 135 patients to HIV at Qatar base

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yesterday at 17:22. Facebook
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yesterday at 16:30. Facebook
A 12-year-old girl named Hosnia was crying outside the bank as she searched for her father who had brought her to buy shoes ahead of the holiday.
"I couldn't find anyone, my brother and my father," she said. "My father told me he will take me to buy shoes. We came here and then there was the explosion."
A 12yearold girl named Hosnia was crying outside the bank as she

Suicide car bomb outside Afghan bank kills at least 29

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yesterday at 15:32. Facebook
With water rushing around them, sailors aboard the beleaguered USS Fitzgerald faced an agonizing decision.
With water rushing around them sailors aboard the beleaguered USS Fitzgerald faced

Navy sailors made tough call to seal flooding ship compartments, unclear if survivors were inside

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yesterday at 14:52. Facebook
The hostages were held in Beirut for 17 days.
The hostages were held in Beirut for 17 days

Indiana Navy veteran held in 1985 hijacking dies at 61

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yesterday at 14:05. Facebook
Gov. Roy Cooper has ordered that all flags be flown at half-staff beginning Thursday and continuing until sunset Friday in remembrance of Sgt. Dillon Baldridge of Youngsville.
Gov Roy Cooper has ordered that all flags be flown at halfstaff

Flags to be lowered for NC soldier killed in Afghanistan

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yesterday at 13:10. Facebook
Former Staff Sgt. Travis Mills - a quadruple amputee - says its important for veterans to learn that they don't have to sit on the sidelines while their families enjoy recreational activities.
Former Staff Sgt Travis Mills a quadruple amputee says its important for

Retreat for war-injured veterans being dedicated in Maine

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yesterday at 12:00. Facebook
The rescue on Champlain Mountain in Bar Harbor was conducted in heavy winds, driving rain and descending darkness.

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The rescue on Champlain Mountain in Bar Harbor was conducted in heavy

Cape Cod Coast Guard commended for helicopter rescue

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yesterday at 11:20. Facebook
Cameo Williams Sr., 34, of Denver, was found guilty Monday after a five-day trial and faces up to five years in federal prison and a $250,000 fine. For years, Williams received disability compensation from the Department of Veterans' Affairs while claiming to suffer from PTSD from a combat deployment.
Cameo Williams Sr 34 of Denver was found guilty Monday after a

Colorado Army vet convicted of lying about combat tour to collect compensation for PTSD

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yesterday at 10:45. Facebook
The monument is made from a 38,000 piece of granite with a plaque affixed to one side noting the history of the ITTs and on the other side names of ITT Marines who died in combat etched into the stone.
The monument is made from a 38000 piece of granite with a

Carolina Museum of the Marine unveiling new monument

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yesterday at 09:30. Facebook
The paratroopers will be part of a larger NATO force of about 4,500 troops hailing from about 30 different countries. Their mission will be to help maintain a safe and secure environment and freedom of movement for all people and communities in Kosovo, which declared independence from Serbia in 2008.
The paratroopers will be part of a larger NATO force of about

82nd Airborne Division soldiers, families say goodbyes as troops leave for Kosovo mission

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yesterday at 09:14. Facebook
The soldier is thought to have died in late July 1950 when U.S. forces, including elements of the 1st Cavalry Division, delayed the North Korean armyโ€™s advance along the peninsula and bought time for the U.N. to establish a line of defense around the southern city of Busan.
The soldier is thought to have died in late July 1950 when

Korean War soldierโ€™s body returns to US soil 67 years after he went MIA

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yesterday at 08:20. Facebook
A white shark, named "SPC. Brian Arsenault," is swimming for him.
A white shark named "SPC Brian Arsenault" is swimming for him

Memory of Army Spc. Brian K. Arsenault lives on through shark named in his honor

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yesterday at 07:55. Facebook
A May 23 memorandum from the chief of airspace and ranges for the Air Guard states the Guard will pull funding for the Operation Snowbird operations detachment at Davis-Monthan at the end of the 2017 fiscal year, Sept. 30.
A May 23 memorandum from the chief of airspace and ranges for

Pilot training program at Davis-Monthan to lose funding, records show

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yesterday at 07:10. Facebook
โ€œWeโ€™ve been fighting for VA reform and accountability, and we feel that it was championed under candidate Trump."
Weve been fighting for VA reform and accountability and we feel that

Some veterans celebrate VA accountability bill as a promise kept

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yesterday at 06:39. Facebook
A questionable uniform choice by the Afghan military has probably cost taxpayers an unnecessary $28 million since 2008, according to a new watchdog report.
A questionable uniform choice by the Afghan military has probably cost taxpayers

Report: Afghan military's uniform choice has unnecessarily cost US taxpayers $28 million

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