Military Converts Civilian JTF to Professional Fighting Force According to information obtained by THISDAY, following the approval of the federal government, the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh has set up a high powered committee ... which is headed by a two-star Army General with other ... 09/19/2014 - 7:27 pm | View Link
Spotlight on Green News & Views: Temporary highway fund fix, the military boosts renewables Rick Scott on climate change—by VL Baker: "Florida is in big trouble due to climate change. No other state is as vulnerable to rising seas and storm surge and we're not talking about the far distant future we're talking about the next few decades. 07/15/2014 - 11:30 pm | View Link
US Navy's cereal scandal: Cap'n Crunch not a captain? of course I'm a Cap'n! It's the Crunch -- not the clothes -- that make a man," he wrote. The official history records Cap'n Crunch taking to the high seas in 1963, when the sugary children's cereal was launched by Quaker Oats, which has since put out a ... 06/21/2013 - 5:32 am | View Link
Military star power endorses high seas treaty WASHINGTON -- Proponents of a treaty governing the high seas rolled out military star power Thursday to try to lift the prospects for a long-spurned pact that faces strong conservative Republican opposition. Four admirals, including the chief of naval ... 06/18/2012 - 3:58 am | View Link
Military star power endorses high seas treaty WASHINGTON (AP) -- Proponents of a treaty governing the high seas rolled out military star power Thursday to try to lift the prospects for a long-spurned pact that faces strong conservative Republican opposition. Four admirals, including the chief of naval ... 06/14/2012 - 5:16 pm | View Link
Patriots Question 9/11 This website provides responsible criticism of the 9/11 Commission Report by senior military, intelligence and government officials. It provides experienced ... 10/22/2014 - 10:53 am | View Website
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Why Are Dozens Of High Ranking Officers Being Purged From ... Since Barack Obama has been in the White House, high ranking military officers have been removed from their positions at a rate that is absolutely 10/22/2014 - 3:58 am | View Website
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Billy Mitchell Born in Nice, France, to John L. Mitchell, a wealthy Wisconsin senator and his wife Harriet, Mitchell grew up on an estate in what is now the Milwaukee suburb of West ... 10/22/2014 - 2:25 am | View Website
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana—Imagine paying insurance on a beach house and then canceling the policy a couple months before hurricane season. That is Sen. Mary Landrieu's election-eve message, both figuratively and literally. “Who will be here for us if there is another Katrina?” asked state Sen. Ben Nevers at a Monday rally for Landrieu in Baton Rouge that featured Bill Clinton.
Krauthammer, a syndicated columnist and a Fox News contributor, said that the "tremendous ideological appeal" of the Islamic State terror group, also known as ISIS or ISIL, could be inspiring jihadists already in Western countries to carry out attacks on their own.
BY WILLIAM CRUM, Staff WriterSoil and groundwater contamination in upper sections of the MAPS 3 downtown park are “not that bad,” a geologist working on cleanup plans said Wednesday.
“We were pretty pleased we didn’t find anything more dramatic,” Joe Foster told a park advisory committee.
Foster’s company, Enercon, has studied the 40-acre site stretching from near Myriad Botanical Gardens to Interstate 40 between Robinson and Hudson Avenues.
He said the 10-square-block area has been home to oil storage facilities, warehouses, printing plants, filling stations, and auto, truck and tractor repair shops.
A large post office facility was in the area, along with auto paint shops, lumber yards and roofing companies.
From the beginning, the magnitude of Republicans' lies about Obamacare has been directly proportional to their fears it would succeed. First it was "death panels," which Politifact cited as its 2009 Lie of the Year. In 2010, it was the Affordable Care Act's mythical "government takeover of health care," a fraud that earned the GOP Politifact's 2010 award.