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Meet ‘Bedouin Bob’ at book signing this week

Veteran, Former AP War Correspondent, and Author Bob Dvorchak says the soldiers of the 82nd airborne gave him and unfettered look at what it was like to be dug in and waiting for Operation Desert Storm to begin.
4 days ago
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The Latest: Man charged with murder after NY vehicle carnage

A man accused of steering his car onto one of the busiest sidewalks in the U.S. and mowing down pedestrians has been charged with murder and attempted murder.
Adm. Robert Gilbeau US Navy
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US Navy admiral sentenced to 18 months in bribery scandal

The first active-duty U.S. Navy admiral ever convicted of a federal crime has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for lying to investigators about a Malaysian defense contractor at the center of a massive corruption scandal.
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Chelsea Manning says she’s ‘figuring out’ future after release from prison

Transgender Army Pvt. Chelsea Manning says she's uncertain where her life will take her after serving seven years of a 35-year sentence for leaking classified government materials to WikiLeaks.
Rep. David Rouzer, Wilmington City Councilman Charlie Rivenbark and Wilmington Mayor Bill Saffo take part in a wreath laying at the Tomb of the Unknown Solider at Arlington National Cemetery on May 1, 2017. (Photo: Rep. David Rouzer/Facebook)
3 weeks ago
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Saffo, Rivenbark, Rouzer lay wreath at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

A unique honor for Wilmington Mayor Bill Saffo, Councilman Charlie Rivenbark and Rep. David Rouzer.
3 weeks ago
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Ohio soldier killed in raid in Afghanistan

The U.S. military says a 23-year-old soldier from Ohio was among two Army Rangers killed in a raid in Afghanistan who may have died as the result of friendly fire.
4 weeks ago
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Prosecutor: Couple laughed as they fatally shot service dog

A North Carolina prosecutor says an Army veteran and her boyfriend, who's also a soldier, can be heard laughing as they filmed themselves fatally shooting her service dog.
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DeVos tours Virginia school to stress needs of military kids

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has stressed the need to help the children of military families transition into new schools as their parents change assignments.
USS Carl Vinson
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US aircraft carrier to reach waters near North Korea next week

The Navy says an aircraft carrier that is intended as a show of force to North Korea will arrive in the region next week.
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VA urges ‘hiring surge’ to reduce veterans’ appeals backlog

The Department of Veterans Affairs is warning of a rapidly growing backlog for veterans who seek to appeal decisions involving disability benefits. It says it will need much more staff even as money remains in question due to a tightening Trump administration budget.