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Boston Globe
Joseph St. Onge of Hanover, decorated World War II veteran, dies at 98supplies, food, and clothing to Allied troops who had been held prisoner. Mr.
Joseph St. Onge of Hanover, decorated World War II veteran, dies at 98
Boston Globe / Posted 20 hours ago
supplies, food, and clothing to Allied troops who had been held prisoner. Mr. St. Onge, who was twice awarded a Bronze Star for his actions while serving as intelligence officer, led the convoy through a protective mine field to the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Gold Star family to speak in Dearborn at Arab-American banquetblast from a vehicle he had approached while warning others to stay back in ord
Gold Star family to speak in Dearborn at Arab-American banquet
Detroit Free Press / Posted 21 hours ago
blast from a vehicle he had approached while warning others to stay back in order to protect them. He earned posthumously a Purple Heart and Bronze Star medals. An immigrant from Pakistan, Khizr Khan and other Muslim Americans have criticized Trump... Read more
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The New Yorker
Making a Home for Black Historyhim when he was captured. “So,” Ellis said, tracing ecstatic connections on hi
Making a Home for Black History
The New Yorker / Posted yesterday
him when he was captured. “So,” Ellis said, tracing ecstatic connections on his desk with his fingers, “everything just started to fit together.” He travelled to Virginia Beach to see the Bible. Porter, who was seven or eight months pregnant,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Diane Kruger amazes in selfie amid ongoing Joshua Jackson questionsan accompanying emoji of a dart hitting a bullseye. She was sitting on a bench
Diane Kruger amazes in selfie amid ongoing Joshua Jackson questions
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
an accompanying emoji of a dart hitting a bullseye. She was sitting on a bench with a lush green background with a set of purple flowers perched behind her. Natural beauty: Diane Kruger, 40, was at one with nature in this exquisite shot, as... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 5 days ago
"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both parties, the newly minted leader of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the nation's largest veterans organization, slammed Trump. "Election year or not, the VFW will not... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 5 days ago
"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both parties, the newly minted leader of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the nation's largest veterans organization, slammed Trump. "Election year or not, the VFW will not... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 days ago
"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both parties, the newly minted leader of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the nation's largest veterans organization, slammed Trump. "Election year or not, the VFW will not... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both parties, the newly minted leader of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the nation's largest veterans organization, slammed Trump. "Election year or not, the VFW will not... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 5 days ago
"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both parties, the newly minted leader of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the nation's largest veterans organization, slammed Trump. "Election year or not, the VFW will not... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 5 days ago
"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both parties, the newly minted leader of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the nation's largest veterans organization, slammed Trump. "Election year or not, the VFW will not... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 5 days ago
"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both parties, the newly minted leader of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the nation's largest veterans organization, slammed Trump. "Election year or not, the VFW will not... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both parties, the newly minted leader of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the nation's largest veterans organization, slammed Trump. "Election year or not, the VFW will not... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both parties, the newly minted leader of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the nation's largest veterans organization, slammed Trump. "Election year or not, the VFW will not... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul
Local 10 Miami / Posted 5 days ago
"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both parties, the newly minted leader of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the nation's largest veterans organization, slammed Trump. "Election year or not, the VFW will not... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 5 days ago
"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both parties, the newly minted leader of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the nation's largest veterans organization, slammed Trump. "Election year or not, the VFW will not... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 5 days ago
"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both parties, the newly minted leader of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the nation's largest veterans organization, slammed Trump. "Election year or not, the VFW will not... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both
Trump's spiral from convention bounce to campaign overhaul
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 5 days ago
"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both parties, the newly minted leader of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the nation's largest veterans organization, slammed Trump. "Election year or not, the VFW will not... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Donald Trump's 27-day spiral: From convention bounce to campaign overhaul"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both
Donald Trump's 27-day spiral: From convention bounce to campaign overhaul
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 5 days ago
"all over the place doing interviews." Along with elected officials from both parties, the newly minted leader of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the nation's largest veterans organization, slammed Trump. "Election year or not, the VFW will not... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Veterans Voice: HUD, VA combine to help cut vet homelessnessHUD provides rental assistance to homeless veterans and the VA complements it w
Veterans Voice: HUD, VA combine to help cut vet homelessness
The Arizona Republic / Posted 6 days ago
HUD provides rental assistance to homeless veterans and the VA complements it with case management and clinical services The Huffington Post reports that veteran homelessness has dropped nearly in half since 2010, thanks to partnerships and... Read more
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Daily Maverick
US 2016: Is the Trumpster heading for the electoral dumpster?veteran political operative Paul Manafort as the new overall campaign chair. Mo
US 2016: Is the Trumpster heading for the electoral dumpster?
Daily Maverick / Posted 6 days ago
veteran political operative Paul Manafort as the new overall campaign chair. More seasoned hands and Republican Party veterans were initially hoping this new blood at the top would start reining in the candidate’s worst rhetorical excesses... Read more
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Boston Globe
Remains of Korean War veteran returned home to Cambridgeuntil scientists at a military lab recently identified his body through DNA tes
Remains of Korean War veteran returned home to Cambridge
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
until scientists at a military lab recently identified his body through DNA testing. Sparks, who received the Bronze Star and Purple Heart, will be honored with a procession passing by his former home on River Street in Cambridge followed by... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
William H. Bourne, 87Church. Bill served with the U.S. Army in Korea during the Korean War. A decor
William H. Bourne, 87
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 9 days ago
Church. Bill served with the U.S. Army in Korea during the Korean War. A decorated veteran, he was a recipient of two Purple Hearts, the Silver Star, and the Bronze Star. William H. Bourne He retired from the former Crucible Steel Co., where... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Round 21 Report Card: Every AFL Team Analysedthey should’ve had a greater return on the scoreboard. IN THE VOTES SERIOUSLY
Round 21 Report Card: Every AFL Team Analysed
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
they should’ve had a greater return on the scoreboard. IN THE VOTES SERIOUSLY, how good is Patrick Cripps? Already a star of the game at 21, Cripps almost willed his team to victory, finishing with 24 disposals — of which a whopping 22 were... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach World War II veterans part of trading card projecttrading card pack. The Museum Collection Signature military cards are a bonus i
Palm Beach World War II veterans part of trading card project
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
trading card pack. The Museum Collection Signature military cards are a bonus in the series, which primarily features star athletes, available in stores and at upperdeck.com. Chris Carlin, senior marketing manager for Carlsbad, Calif.-based... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Chautauqua Institution Presents ‘War And Its Warriors’is proud to announce a special donation drive alongside its program lineup for
Chautauqua Institution Presents ‘War And Its Warriors’
The Post-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
is proud to announce a special donation drive alongside its program lineup for Week Eight of its 2016 season, a week on veterans and war. For every purchase of a day, morning or afternoon pass, the Institution has pledged to donate $1 to the... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
October 27, 2013moonlit nights listening to the Hit Parade; to the foxholes and front lines of
October 27, 2013
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 10 days ago
moonlit nights listening to the Hit Parade; to the foxholes and front lines of Germany where Bud would earn the Silver Star, the Purple Heart and the Bronze Star; to correspondence from the heartbroken Mothers whose sons had died by his side,... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Web-only letters to the editor, Aug. 13, 2016life threatening injuries. Families need to be aware of important information
Web-only letters to the editor, Aug. 13, 2016
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
life threatening injuries. Families need to be aware of important information related to lawn mower safety. Before starting up your lawnmower, survey the area for children, pets, or anything that could get in the way of mowing. Keep... Read more
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Salon.com
Freeing democracy from perpetual war: Why it’s hard for members of the military to speak outI should know, because like so many others I learned to silence my doubts durin
Freeing democracy from perpetual war: Why it’s hard for members of the military to speak out
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
I should know, because like so many others I learned to silence my doubts during my career in the military. My very own “Star Trek” moment As a young Air Force lieutenant at the tail end of the Cold War, I found myself working on something I... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Dream realized: Veterans honored, Minnesota-style"This was all to honor the Veterans and to say thank you to them," Peterson sai
Dream realized: Veterans honored, Minnesota-style
Marshall Independent / Posted 11 days ago
"This was all to honor the Veterans and to say thank you to them," Peterson said. I have always wanted to do something in memory of my friend, Steven Benzlin. He graduated from Echo-Wood Lake in 1985. He was the first Minnesota person to be killed in... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
New Bern Purple Heart dinner’s success could make it annual eventThe recent inaugural Coastal Carolina Purple Heart dinner was such a rousing su
New Bern Purple Heart dinner’s success could make it annual event
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 11 days ago
The recent inaugural Coastal Carolina Purple Heart dinner was such a rousing success that the organizing committee will meet soon to decide whether to make it an annual August tradition in New Bern. National Purple Heart Day is Aug. 7 and this year... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Father of Capt. Khan vows to continue fighting for veteransThe father of U.S. Army Capt. Humayun Khan said he held back tears when Donald
Father of Capt. Khan vows to continue fighting for veterans
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 12 days ago
The father of U.S. Army Capt. Humayun Khan said he held back tears when Donald Trump accepted a replica Purple Heart this month, as the Charlottesville lawyer continues to urge voters and veterans' families to support Hillary Clinton. Two weeks... Read more
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The Economic Times
In the Rio pool, contempt for drug cheats riseswent on to win the gold medal in the 200-meter freestyle Monday night. "They do
In the Rio pool, contempt for drug cheats rises
The Economic Times / Posted 13 days ago
went on to win the gold medal in the 200-meter freestyle Monday night. "They don't belong in a sport," Camille Lacourt, a star French swimmer, said Monday night in comments reported by French newspaper L'Equipe. "They should make up their... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Woodcliff Lake man who ran Bell System exhibit at World's Fair diesJames T. Horris, of Woodcliff Lake, started his New York Telephone Co. career a
Woodcliff Lake man who ran Bell System exhibit at World's Fair dies
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 15 days ago
James T. Horris, of Woodcliff Lake, started his New York Telephone Co. career as an installer and retired as a vice president four decades later. Along the way he helped introduce millions to the possibilities of telecommunications. Mr. Horris, who... Read more
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Raw Story
If Trump loses the election, the first week of August will be blamedof a grieving military family is proving a step too far. Most Americans of all
If Trump loses the election, the first week of August will be blamed
Raw Story / Posted 15 days ago
of a grieving military family is proving a step too far. Most Americans of all political stripes view the so-called “Gold Star” families of soldiers killed in combat as beyond reproach. To many veterans, soldiers, and their families, insulting a... Read more
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Newsmax
Ex-Four-Star General: Trump Unfit for Commander-In-ChiefMcCaffrey, who received three Purple Heart medals and two Distinguished Service
Ex-Four-Star General: Trump Unfit for Commander-In-Chief
Newsmax / Posted 16 days ago
McCaffrey, who received three Purple Heart medals and two Distinguished Service Crosses, attacked Trump's comments about Gold Star parents, including a father who criticized him at the Democratic National Convention, calling the candidate's... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Pro and con opinions about Donald Trump's reaction to the Khan familyCapt. Khan a true hero U.S. Army Capt. Humayun Khan was awarded the Bronze Sta
Pro and con opinions about Donald Trump's reaction to the Khan family
Dallas Morning News / Posted 17 days ago
Capt. Khan a true hero U.S. Army Capt. Humayun Khan was awarded the Bronze Star for valor as well as the Purple Heart. The Bronze Star is the fourth-highest award the Army can bestow to a soldier in a combat zone for valor or meritorious... Read more
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give me sport
Ben Simmons is LeBron James' successor as next generational talentin the UK Ben Simmons, wearing the white and purple colours of Louisiana Sta
Ben Simmons is LeBron James' successor as next generational talent
give me sport / Posted 17 days ago
in the UK Ben Simmons, wearing the white and purple colours of Louisiana State, was playing defence underneath the basket midway through last season, on the way to a... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Oakland County community calendarand a visit from Argos, the K-9 police dog, concessions, adult beverages for 21
Oakland County community calendar
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
and a visit from Argos, the K-9 police dog, concessions, adult beverages for 21+, 248-473- 1800, www.fhgov.com. � Purple Polka Dot Race 5K Run/Walk and Fun Family Run is Aug. 14 at Stony Creek Metropark, Eastwood Beach, 4300 Main Park... Read more
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New York Post
What’s the most prized position in NY sports?most celebration has usually been center field for the Yankees, mostly because
What’s the most prized position in NY sports?
New York Post / Posted 17 days ago
most celebration has usually been center field for the Yankees, mostly because from 1936 through 1968 (with time out at the start for Joe DiMaggio’s war service and at the end when Mickey Mantle played a lot of first base to protect his knees) that... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chester Martin Remembers Sgt. Douglas "Sparky" McClainSince I had just graduated a year before, I knew what to expect but had to wait
Chester Martin Remembers Sgt. Douglas "Sparky" McClain
The Chattanoogan / Posted 18 days ago
Since I had just graduated a year before, I knew what to expect but had to wait eight weeks until I could join a unit starting Infantry training. I was taken to the Rangers to be a ‘gofer’. They decided that I had to be Airborne and they drove... Read more
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Orange County Register
Trump risks alienating military communities in swing stateselection: military communities dismayed by his crude and sometimes offensive co
Trump risks alienating military communities in swing states
Orange County Register / Posted 19 days ago
election: military communities dismayed by his crude and sometimes offensive comments about the armed services. Starting last week when he clashed with Khizr and Ghazala Khan, the parents of a Muslim captain in the Army who was killed in... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Vietnam vet wants to replace medals that were stolen during break-inThe military community is like no other. There's a strong bond between veterans
Vietnam vet wants to replace medals that were stolen during break-in
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 19 days ago
The military community is like no other. There's a strong bond between veterans, no matter the age or war they fought in. Recently, a mother of a fallen soldier was devastated when her son's medals including the Bronze Star and Purple Heart were... Read more
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Business Standard India
Harvard Republican Club will not endorse party nominee Donald TrumpKhan, who died while serving in Iraq in 2004, the Club slammed the billionaire
Harvard Republican Club will not endorse party nominee Donald Trump
Business Standard India / Posted 19 days ago
Khan, who died while serving in Iraq in 2004, the Club slammed the billionaire tycoon for insulting the sacrifices made by veterans. "The rhetoric he espouses, from racist slander to misogynistic taunts, is not consistent with our conservative... Read more
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dna
US Election 2016: Harvard Republican Club will not endorse party nominee Donald TrumpKhan, who died while serving in Iraq in 2004, the Club slammed the billionaire
US Election 2016: Harvard Republican Club will not endorse party nominee Donald Trump
dna / Posted 19 days ago
Khan, who died while serving in Iraq in 2004, the Club slammed the billionaire tycoon for insulting the sacrifices made by veterans. "The rhetoric he espouses from racist slander to misogynistic taunts is not consistent with our conservative... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pence breaks with Trump to endorse John McCain and and Kelly Ayottehopeful gave backing despite Trump trashing all three Businessman refused to e
Pence breaks with Trump to endorse John McCain and and Kelly Ayotte
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
hopeful gave backing despite Trump trashing all three Businessman refused to endorse McCain over his record on veterans' issues, branded Ayotte 'weak', and said he 'wasn't there yet' on Ryan Mike Pence has broken with Donald Trump... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Trump risks alienating military communities in swing stateselection: military communities dismayed by his crude and sometimes offensive co
Trump risks alienating military communities in swing states
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 days ago
election: military communities dismayed by his crude and sometimes offensive comments about the armed services. Starting last week when he clashed with Khizr and Ghazala Khan, the parents of a Muslim captain in the Army who was killed in... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Fallen soldier at center of war of words between Trump and his father served in the 'Big Red 1'on Oct. 1, 2003, and deployed to Iraq in June 2004, according to Army Media Rel
Fallen soldier at center of war of words between Trump and his father served in the 'Big Red 1'
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
on Oct. 1, 2003, and deployed to Iraq in June 2004, according to Army Media Relations. It indicated he was awarded the Purple Heart, Combat Action Badge and Bronze Star Medal, all posthumously, as well as the Army Achievement Medal; Army Good... Read more
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WALB Albany
Campaign Countdown: Scrutiny within Republican Partyseem to stick better than the ones before," Dr. Mallard said. First came the K
Campaign Countdown: Scrutiny within Republican Party
WALB Albany / Posted 19 days ago
seem to stick better than the ones before," Dr. Mallard said. First came the Kahn's. Trump escalated a feud with a gold star family whose son sacrificed his own life to save others in Iraq, and was criticized again when he accepted a Purple... Read more
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Air Force Times
Veterans activists to McCain: Stand up to Trumpsomeone who Donald Trump has personally insulted,” said Alexander McCoy, a Mari
Veterans activists to McCain: Stand up to Trump
Air Force Times / Posted 20 days ago
someone who Donald Trump has personally insulted,” said Alexander McCoy, a Marine Corps veteran who has organized numerous veterans-themed protests of Trump during the campaign. “We believe that McCain, and other Republican leaders in the party... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Trump, magnet for discord and disruption, outdoes himselftop-elected official and, even, it seemed, a baby. The Republican presidential
Trump, magnet for discord and disruption, outdoes himself
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
top-elected official and, even, it seemed, a baby. The Republican presidential nominee also claimed he's always wanted a Purple Heart, gave an eyebrow-raising response to how his daughter would handle workplace sexual harassment, called his... Read more
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