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Military wife creatively includes deployed husband in Christmas card

Staff Sgt. Andrew Smith will spend his first Christmas away from his 3-year-old daughter this year, but he was not forgotten from his family’s Christmas card.
3 weeks ago
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WPD: ‘Person of interest’ identified in Marine’s shooting death

Wilmington Police confirm there is a person of interest in the shooting death of a Jacksonville Marine.
3 weeks ago
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Sexual assault reports from Fort Bragg increase 28 percent

A summary released by the Department of Defense shows reports of sexual assault from Fort Bragg increased by 28 percent in 2016 over the year before.
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Sex assaults reported to Fort Bragg increase 28 percent

New information released by the Department of Defense shows a steady increase in the number of sex assaults reported to Fort Bragg officials over a 4-year period.
1 month ago
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Marine drill instructor gets 10 years for abusing recruits

A Marine Corps drill instructor has been sentenced to 10 years behind bars after being convicted of tormenting and abusing young recruits, especially Muslim-Americans, including one who later killed himself.
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Plantation Village honors its veterans with special luncheon

Plantation Village honored the veterans among its residents with a special luncheon on the deck of the Battleship North Carolina. About 90 vets live at the senior living community in Porters Neck, 25 of which served during World War II.
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Abusive Marine Corps drill instructor sentenced to 10 years

A Marine Corps drill instructor has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for abusing young recruits, especially Muslims, one of whom killed himself.
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Prosecutor says Marine Corps drill instructor was a ‘bully’

A Marine Corps drill instructor was a "bully" who punched, choked and kicked recruits, focusing his abuse on three Muslim volunteers he derided as "terrorists," a military prosecutor said at a court-martial Wednesday.
2 months ago
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Marine sergeant’s trial over Muslim recruit’s death to start

A court-martial is due to start this week for a Marine Corps drill instructor charged with abusing two Muslim recruits, one of whom leaped to his death last year after a reported altercation.
2 months ago
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What caused the loud boom? Residents react to shaky moments

Here comes the boom! Last night people reported hearing a loud boom and feeling the ground shake.