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2014-03-10 20:20:06

Salamander Resort & Spa Hosts Successful Benefit for Boulder Crest Retreat for Military and Veteran Wellness and the Coalition to Salute America's Heroes MIDDLEBURG, Va., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- World-renowned Tenor Anthony Kearns, a founding member of The Irish Tenors, and former champion jockey Sean Clancy, headlined a tribute to U.S. military and their families on Saturday, March 1, 2014 in anticipation of the Irish season at the Salamander Resort & Spa in...

2014-03-10 16:20:38

WASHINGTON, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Press Club president wrote the U.S. secretary of Defense today expressing concern about reports that U.S. special forces personnel in Afghanistan had beaten an Afghan radio journalist. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080917/NPCLOGO American special forces recently assaulted Radio Paighame Milli in Afghanistan, detaining the station owner and two employees, while cutting off its broadcasts, according to a...

2013-11-08 16:20:27

FRC releases video about religious persecution in the U.S. military WASHINGTON, Nov. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One day before Veterans Day, Family Research Council (FRC) and churches around the country will celebrate Military Freedom Sunday, a day to honor and pray for the men and women serving in the U.S. Armed Forces, who daily risk their lives to defend our lives and rights. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080930/FRCLOGO) FRC and participating churches will...

2013-11-08 08:28:36

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- UCLA has launched the first university-based military medicine center on the West Coast, thanks to a generous donation from two sons in honor their father, the inventor, entrepreneur and philanthropist Ronald A. Katz. The Ronald A. Katz Center for Collaborative Military Medicine at UCLA, established by an initial $2 million gift from Todd and Randy Katz and their families, will work with the U.S. military to address the unique challenges...

2013-11-07 08:40:20

OnBase by Hyland workflows increase efficiencies and streamline operations across worldwide offices CLEVELAND, Nov. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- To more effectively manage data and documents for more 180,000 members at 41 locations, Service Credit Union instituted OnBase by Hyland Software for its enterprise content management (ECM) needs. The New Hampshire based credit union provides financial services to residents in New Hampshire and U.S. Military and Department of Defense employees...

2013-11-04 08:21:07

First service members to complete pilot program to be hired as software testers. REDMOND, Wash., Nov. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Monday announced a new program to provide software development training and testing to U.S. active duty service members transitioning out of the military. The Microsoft Software & Systems Academy aims to offer America's veterans the opportunity for new careers in the growing technology field. (Logo:...

2013-08-28 20:21:24

WINCHESTER, Calif., Aug. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Marilyn Rivera comes from three generations of family having served in the U.S. military. The path she took was very different than her father and grandfather, however, as she served as an Army Drill Instructor (DI). Women in the military are more common today, unlike in the mid 1970s. "If my male peers did 50 pushups, I did 75. If they ran a mile, I ran two. The pressure was tough as other DI's watched to see if I would break,"...

2013-08-01 23:26:44

Canter Consulting, Inc. is introducing the first Terrorism Control and Violence Prevention System in the United States to enable the government to drastically reduce spending and create jobs at the same time without the need to raise taxes or borrow more money. By eliminating fighting terrorism and violent crimes, hundreds of billions of dollars will be saved and keep civilians and troops far safer. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 For the last 12 years, the War in Afghanistan has...

2013-08-01 16:28:37

QUANG TRI PROVINCE, Vietnam, and WASHINGTON, Aug. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Forty years ago on August 15, 1973, the U.S. military ceased all military actions and airstrikes in Vietnam, ending the war for the United States. Four decades later, the war is still not over. Unexploded bombs and landmines left over from that conflict still claim lives and limbs. Since 1973 there have been over 40,000 civilian deaths and 60,000 injuries. Just this month a nine-year-old boy is lucky to be alive...

Bradley Manning Found Not Guilty Of Aiding Enemy In WikiLeaks Case
2013-07-30 14:46:32

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The US Army soldier charged with providing classified data to WikiLeaks was found not guilty of aiding the enemy on Tuesday. This was the top charge in a 21-count indictment that could have carried a life sentence. However, PFC Bradley Manning could still find himself behind bars for the rest of his life, as he was convicted on multiple counts including violation of the Espionage Act. Manning had previously confessed to being...