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Photo credit Photo by Sgt. Patrik Orcutt
Jack Murphy
July 09, 2020 - 10:22 am
For the first time in history a female soldier will graduate from the Special Forces Qualification Course today and don the iconic green beret.
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Fireworks in Philadelphia
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Kristen Johanson
July 03, 2020 - 2:16 pm
More fireworks than usual have been heard all across the country in recent weeks — all ahead of the Fourth of July weekend — so there’s a growing concern for veterans who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder. Read more here.
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President Donald Trump pumps his fist as he walks on the South Lawn after arriving on Marine One at the White House, Thursday, June 25, 2020, in Washington. Trump is returning from Wisconsin.
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AP News
June 28, 2020 - 2:16 pm
President Donald Trump on Sunday denied that he had been briefed on reported U.S. intelligence that a Russian military intelligence unit secretly offered bounties to Taliban-linked militants for killing American troops in Afghanistan. Read more here.
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Elizabeth Howe
June 24, 2020 - 4:00 pm
A closer look at soldiers with COVID-19 revealed that those with the most severe cases of the virus tended to also have underlying health conditions, one study shows.
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LaVonne Camp, a Moorestown resident who served in the military as a nurse during World War II, will be honored by Moorestown in a virtual Memorial Day ceremony.
Courtesy of LaVonne Camp
Kimberly Adams
May 24, 2020 - 6:27 pm
Women who served in the military will be honored at a Moorestown virtual Memorial Day ceremony, including a nurse who served during World War II. Read more here.
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Senior soldier taking notes
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John McDevitt
May 23, 2020 - 1:12 pm
Military veterans and their spouses, out of work because of the COVID-19 crisis, are invited to participate in an upcoming free virtual hiring event. Read more here.
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Sam Masterson
May 07, 2020 - 9:32 am
A person who has been diagnosed with COVID-19 will not be able to join the military, ever, according to a memo issued from the U.S. Military Entrance Processing Command
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Laboratory scientist Andrea Luquette cultures coronavirus to prepare for testing at U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command at Fort Detrick in Frederick, Md.
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AP News
April 16, 2020 - 11:29 am
In late February when President Donald Trump was urging Americans not to panic over the novel coronavirus, alarms were sounding at a little-known intelligence unit situated on a U.S. Army base an hour's drive north of Washington. Read more here.
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Councilmember Katherine Gilmore Richardson shaking hands with Mayor Kenney.
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Pat Loeb
March 07, 2020 - 4:00 am
Philadelphia City Council's last session focused on the budget and safe injection sites, but there was also a lesson in Council's peculiar politics tucked among the less-noted actions. One Councilmember was forced to shelve legislation that many of her colleagues supported.
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Attorney General William Barr, left, arrives to speak, next to Assistant Attorney General John Demers and U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia Byung "BJay" Pak, right, during a news conference.
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AP News
February 10, 2020 - 7:56 pm
Four members of the Chinese military have been charged with breaking into the computer networks of the Equifax credit reporting agency and stealing the personal information of tens of millions of Americans, the Justice Department said Monday, blaming Beijing for one of the largest hacks in history...
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