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November 20, 2017 - 5:03 pm
View of court room at the International Criminal Court in The Hague on January 28, 2016.(PETER DEJONG/AFP/Getty Images) Mike Corder, Associated Press THE HAGUE, Netherlands — The International Criminal Court prosecutor asked judges Monday to authorize an investigation into reported human rights...
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November 20, 2017 - 12:25 pm
(U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Kenneth Bellard) By Eric Dehm As of Veterans Day 2017, every honorably discharged vet gained access to online shopping privileges after verifying their veteran status through VetVerify.org. Cool, right? But what, exactly, comes along with that? Tax-free shopping...
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November 20, 2017 - 12:12 pm
A demonstrator holds a placard during a rally against the US military presence in Naha, Okinawa prefecture on June 19, 2016, following the alleged rape and murder of a local woman by a former US marine and a civilian worker employed on the US military base. (TORU YAMANAKA/AFP/Getty Images) by Jake...
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November 20, 2017 - 11:59 am
A dog named "Face" of the Alano Espanol breed sits behind the steering wheel of a parked car. (LUKAS SCHULZE/AFP/Getty Images) By Jonathan Kaupanger How would you like to get paid to go to your VA medical appointment? With the VA’s Beneficiary Travel program, veterans who are eligible can be...
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November 20, 2017 - 11:25 am
Class of 2018 Cadet Simone Askew was named First Captain of the USMA Corps of Cadets on Aug. 1. She lead the Class of 2021 new cadets during March Back to West Point on Aug. 14. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army photo by Ms. Michelle Eberhart (USMA)) Remember Simone Askew? The first black woman to lead the...
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November 17, 2017 - 2:13 pm
(Original Caption) 1975- Marty Feldman, 49, writer, director as well as a comedian who won brilliant reviews in, "Young Frankenstein" and other movies, died of a heart attack 12/2/1982 in Mexico City. He is shown as Igor in, "Young Frankenstein" in a 1974 photo. By Jonathan Kaupanger For someone...
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November 17, 2017 - 12:06 pm
(Photo by Ian Hitchcock/Getty Images) By Matt Saintsing Some are calling it obscene, others say it’s hilarious. One thing for sure is that the naval aviator, and amateur artist, responsible for the ad hoc skywriting is in some serious trouble. The Navy has apologized after one of its pilots used...
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November 17, 2017 - 11:30 am
(U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Eric Glassey, 4th Inf. Div. PAO) By Eric Dehm The VA home loan program can lead to veterans owning the home of their dreams. It can also lead to a never ending financial nightmare if veterans are not careful about how, and who, they finance and refinance their home. The...
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November 17, 2017 - 10:05 am
An Iraqi security forces member takes combat position as he carries a Rocket Propelled Grenade (RPG) (AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP/Getty Images) BAGHDAD — Iraqi forces backed by the U.S.-led coalition retook on Friday the last town in the country that was held by the Islamic State group, more than three...
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