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2014-06-17 20:22:41

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2014-05-27 12:21:38

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2010-10-27 07:15:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Yerecic Label, of New Kensington, Pa., was honored by the Department of Defense with the 2010 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award on September 23, 2010 at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, DC. The highest recognition given by the U.S.

2008-06-15 15:00:40

By Liz Hayes And Tamara Simpson Girardi, The Valley News-Dispatch, Tarentum, Pa. Jun. 15--Despite living in a country at war, high school graduates choosing a military career path have the luxury of it being just that -- a choice.

2006-08-10 15:34:06

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Army, which fell short in recruiting last year, made its 14th straight monthly goal in July and is expected to hit its 2006 target despite the Iraq war making recruiting harder, officials said on Thursday.

2006-08-01 18:11:31

By Kristin Roberts and Vicki Allen WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As lawmakers decried the strain on the U.S. military from the Iraq war, the Senate on Tuesday unanimously approved $13.1 billion for emergency repairs and replacement of Army and Marine Corp equipment.

2006-07-10 16:58:19

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Army, aiming to avoid missing a second straight annual recruiting goal amid the Iraq war, achieved its June target, the Pentagon said on Monday, while denying the military is taking lower-quality volunteers.

2006-06-21 16:54:19

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Army, aiming to make its recruiting goals amid the Iraq war, raised its maximum enlistment age by another two years on Wednesday, while the Army Reserve predicted it will miss its recruiting target for a second straight year.


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sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
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  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
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