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Rocky Mountain National Park Viewed From the International Space Station

Marking the 100th anniversary of the Rocky Mountain National Park on Jan. 26, 2015, Expedition 42 Flight Engineer Terry Virts posted this photograph, taken from the International Space Station, to Twitter. 30 more words


Canadian forces again clash with ISIL on the ground in Iraq

Canadian soldiers have clashed again with Islamic State militants on the ground in Iraq, the military revealed Monday, saying that there have been two more gunfights between special forces and ISIL since the first such confrontation was reported a week ago. 826 more words


More firefights erupt between Canadian special forces and Islamic extremists…but that’s not combat, says military

Canadian special forces have been involved in more firefights (3 in total now) with forces from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). But they are not in combat, according to the military and government. 33 more words

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Paid Notice: Deaths LEVINE, AARON "BUDDY" by Unknown Author

By Unknown Author

LEVINE–Aaron “Buddy”. March 18, 1925-January 9, 2015. Beloved husband, father, grandfather and uncle. First lieutenant in the US Army Air Corps Bombardier in the Pacific theater in WWII. 24 more words


Cherat – The Far Pavilions

There are many places in the world that I would like to see before I die.

One of these places not very far from where I live and which I hadn’t seen thus far was Cherat. 762 more words

Chandra Celebrates the International Year of Light

The year of 2015 has been declared the International Year of Light (IYL) by the United Nations. Organizations, institutions, and individuals involved in the science and applications of light will be joining together for this yearlong celebration to help spread the word about the wonders of light. 195 more words


World War 2 And The League Of Nations. "I pay my Corp."

A group of attorneys and medical folk with lots of corporate knowledge. Welcome back. I know you never really broke up. Just changed the name to Interpol perhaps. 129 more words

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