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Tyler Burdick: No regrets

Four years ago, Tyler Burdick never would have imagined himself representing Team USA at the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games.

Yet that is his No. 1 goal this season, and a realistic one at that. 868 more words


U.S. Marine Shot Dead by Fellow Soldier at Military Base in North Carolina

A U.S. Marine was killed at a military base in North Carolina on Tuesday when a sentry’s rifle discharged, a base spokesman said, without specifying whether the shooting was intentional.


FBI, military hunt ex-Army recruit suspected of plotting 'Ft. Hood-inspired jihad'

By Jana Winter  Published April 01, 2014

EXCLUSIVE: The FBI is searching for a recent Army recruit believed to be planning a “Fort Hood… 556 more words


Motherhood redefined

I got a call today from my son’s school counselor.  She called to talk to me about his third quarter grades and how good everything looks.  574 more words

John Brown, Jr. - United States Marine Corps - Code Talker

John Brown Jr., 87, one of the original 29 U.S.M.C. WWII Code Talkers and a former Navajo Tribal councilman, passed on Wednesday morning, 21 May 2009. 1,172 more words

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Chester Nez - United States Marine Corps - Code Talker

Twenty-nine Navajo Marines created an unbreakable military code used during World War II. Memories of those glory days are fading, and Chester Nez is the last living original Code Talker. 2,752 more words

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