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  • War contractors ready for Middle East battle

    President Barack Obama has stressed that the U.S.-led coalition fight against the Islamic State can be won without "boots on the ground." But it depends on who's wearing the boots. Thousands of private security contractors, who played critical, below-...
  • Shoeshine man with bounce in his step gains a foothold at Union Station

    Shoeshine man with bounce in his step gains a foothold at Union Station
    Marco Ramirez could not be more proud of his new shoeshine stand at Union Station. It was specially built out of wood to echo the waiting room's Art Deco armchairs. The brass footrests gleam. Ramirez beams. He stretches his arms wide. With these...
  • Coon Leaving Glastonbury Town Council

    Coon Leaving Glastonbury Town Council
    GLASTONBURY — During his 14 years of public service, Councilman Timothy P. Coon only knew one way to serve. "I put my heart into this town," Coon said Monday. "And I wanted to do the job right by putting the time into it that it required." But...
  • An epic stream of American war horses and mules flowed from World War I Newport News

    An epic stream of American war horses and mules flowed from World War I Newport News
    Two months after the United States entered World War I in April 1917, the Army selected its principal ports of embarkation for sending a massive expeditionary force to Europe. Writing in a June 20 memorandum to the chief of staff, Quartermaster Gen....
  • Soldier from Eastern Shore killed in Kabul attack

    Soldier from Eastern Shore killed in Kabul attack
    A military policeman from the Eastern Shore was one of two U.S. troops killed in a bomb attack in Kabul Monday, the Pentagon said. Command Sgt. Maj. Wardell B. Turner, 48, of Nanticoke, was working as an advisor to a NATO mission training Afghan troops....
  • Humphreys selected to play in U.S. Army All-American Bowl

    Mater Dei senior linebacker Ben Humphreys, a Newport Beach resident, has been selected to play in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl football game at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas, on Jan. 3. Humphreys, who's bound for Duke University, will play for...
  • Supercentenarian marks 110 years with an unbroken funny bone

    Supercentenarian marks 110 years with an unbroken funny bone
    Sally Mitchell is a supercentenarian. Her superpowers include the ability to remember when the modern zipper was introduced, when the Titanic sank and when the Lindbergh baby was kidnapped. The 110-year-old Irvine resident's eyes are sharp, as is her...
  • A bittersweet Thanksgiving 6,500 miles apart

    A bittersweet Thanksgiving 6,500 miles apart
    The family will gather at Bill and Rose Stevens' two-story home in Perry Hall early Thursday afternoon, just as they've done every Thanksgiving for 25 years. Rose, a nurse, will do most of the cooking. Bill, a retired firefighter, will set up the buffet...
  • People on the Move

    People on the Move
    Hiring, promotions and recognition at South Florida employers. Cultural Palm Beach Dramaworks announces thatMark Perlberg and Lee Wolfhave been elected to its board of directors.In addition, former board membersShari Santell and Donald Silpeare now on...
  • Minnesota's McNeil arrested on domestic assault charges

    Minnesota's McNeil arrested on domestic assault charges
    Minnesota suspended Baltimorean Daquein McNeil indefinitely Tuesday after he allegedly was involved in a domestic violence incident. McNeil, a sophomore guard, remained in the Hennepin County jail early Tuesday without bail after he was booked on probable...
  • School hosts Veterans Day tributes

    School hosts Veterans Day tributes
    Franklin Academy's gymnasium was the scene of a stirring tribute on Veterans Day, packed with large audiences for three separate ceremonies. The patriotic spirit was palpable in the Boynton Beach facility as a Boy Scout color guard presented the...