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(The Twitter feed of US Central Command was renamed "Cyber Caliphate" by unknown hackers.)

U.S. Military Hacked; Apparent Personal Info of Officers Posted Online

The official Twitter account for the US military’s Central Command was hacked today, and the account was then used to post a number of apparently sensitive files.

01/12/2015

(US Sen. Chris Coons, of Delaware, uses one of Monrovia's chlorinated-water stations set up to encourage Liberians to wash their hands more often and help stop the spread of the Ebola virus.  Photo provided by office of Sen. Coons)

US Sen. Chris Coons Continues Trip to Ebola-Ravaged Liberia

Sen. Coons, the first member of Congress to visit Liberia since the Ebola outbreak, says he wants to remind Americans that the US investment there is very much needed.

12/22/2014

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Investigative Journalist Finds America’s Nuclear Missiles In Need Of TLC

The US military still acknowledges having about 4,800 nuclear weapons, but a journalist finds need for improvement in the people, systems and equipment that maintain them.

09/13/2014

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Gloucester County Searches For Relatives Of WWII Servicemen Who Were Killed Or Died In Action

Gloucester County Freeholders is set to hold their annual Wall of Heroes ceremony to honor Gloucester County men and women who were killed or missing in action while serving their county in the US military.

05/05/2014

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Interviews With Veterans: What Memorial Day Means From A Hero’s Perspective

How do you celebrate Memorial Day, and what does this federal holiday mean to you and your family? Read what some of our country’s veterans had to say about Memorial Day, patriotism and what this annual holiday means to them.

05/13/2013

(Aronda Smith.  Credit: Michelle Durham)

Area War Veterans Applaud US Military Decision to Allow Women in Combat

US defense secretary Leon Panetta was expected to announce today that American women will be allowed by policy onto the front lines of combat. Local vetarans, including Aronda Smith, think it’s a good move.

01/24/2013

(US Navy petty officer Coryann Manwaring tends to a wounded American soldier who had just arrived in the trauma ward at Kandahar Air Field in Afghanistan.   Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Part 1: The ‘Signature Injury’ of This War

An estimated 12 to 20 percent of veterans returning from “Operation Enduring Freedom” will have traumatic brain injury, TBI.

06/03/2011

Honoring Defenders Of Freedom For Veteran’s Day

Today we remember and honor those, dead and alive, who bravely defended the freedoms our nation enjoys.

11/11/2010

Analysis: Silence Speaks Volumes for Obama's Choice

by KYW’s Larry Kane In the war zone and the nation’s capitol, effects of the big change at the top are just being felt. But the reaction is different this time.

06/24/2010

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