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L.A. NOWA U.S. Army soldier from Simi Valley has been killed in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense announced Saturday night. Staff Sgt. Andrew Brittonmihalo, 25, died Wednesday in Kandahar province after being wounded by small-arms fire. He was assigned to...
Orlando Magic BasketBlog - Orlando SentinelWhen the Charlotte Bobcats released center Erick Dampier yesterday, speculation began that the Magic could pursue Dampier to provide big-man depth and flexibility in a potential trade. Essentially, signing the 36-year-old center would allow the Magic to...
Northwest Florida Daily News, Fort Walton BeachThe Army 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne) will open its cantonment to the public for the first time Wednesday. The visitors day will include demonstrations and exhibits of the type of work Green Berets perform in the field. It will be the first of...
Northwest Florida Daily News, Fort Walton BeachA brand new F-35 with additional capabilities landed Monday afternoon. The new jet marks the beginning of a significant ramping up of Air Force training at the F-35 schoolhouse and an increase in some capabilities for the program. The Air Force's 58th...
Northwest Florida Daily News, Fort Walton BeachThis year's open house at the Army Ranger Camp James E. Rudder has been canceled because of federal budget cuts. The event, which has been held at the 6th Ranger Training Battalion for more than 60 years, usually draws thousands of visitors. It had been...
Northwest Florida Daily News, Fort Walton BeachFORT WALTON BEACH -- No one was injured when an unoccupied building on Lee Street caught fire Friday morning, according to the Ocean City-Wright Fire Department. Ocean City-Wright and Fort Walton Beach firefighters were called to the scene at 9:57 a.m....
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The Sun, Yuma, Ariz.According to Lockheed Martin spokesman Mike Rein, the company will resume delivering F-35Bs, the short-takeoff-and vertical-landing variant of the Lightning II, to Marine Corps Air Station Yuma sometime within the next month. "It's definitely looking...
Northwest Florida Daily News, Fort Walton BeachWhen flight attendant Kim Roller heard the Doolittle Raiders were having their last public reunion, she gave up her next flight, rented a car and drove all night to attend. The 46-year-old was about 10th in the line of hundreds of people from across the...
Associated PressEGLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. (AP) — At 97, retired Lt. Col. Richard Cole can still fly and land a vintage B-25 with a wide grin and a wave out the cockpit window to amazed onlookers. David Thatcher, 91, charms admiring World War II history buffs with...
SAN DIEGO — Marine Staff Sgt. Mark Zambon was in Afghanistan, on his fourth combat deployment as an explosive ordnance disposal technician, when he took a step and heard the ominous click. "I remember flying through the air and coming down on my...
The Pentagon on Friday suspended the flights of all F-35 fighter planes after a routine inspection revealed a crack on a turbine blade in the jet engine of an F-35 test aircraft in California. It was the second grounding of the warplane in two months....
Jacqueline Rosina (Drake) Rihard, 80, of Sharpsburg, Md., passed suddenly at her home on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013. Born July 21, 1932, in Keedysville, Md., she was the daughter of the late William Louis and Atha G. (Norris) Drake. Her husband, retired U.S....
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