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  • Martin L. Perl dies at 87; Nobel winner discovered tau lepton

    Martin L. Perl dies at 87; Nobel winner discovered tau lepton
    Long before he would be awarded a Nobel Prize, Martin L. Perl liked to do his own plumbing repairs. He usually had spare time, and he clearly knew the physics, his oldest son, Jed, recalled. And Martin Perl was, first and foremost, a hands-on...
  • The long goodbye to Afghanistan

    The long goodbye to Afghanistan
    The first U.S. Special Forces arrived in Afghanistan in October 2001 to fight alongside anti-Taliban rebels, spot targets for war planes and search the cave-dotted hills of Tora Bora for Osama bin Laden. This was how "Operation Enduring Freedom" was...
  • Emerging Iranian Official Could Bridge Factions

    Emerging Iranian Official Could Bridge Factions
    An intriguing new figure is gaining prominence in the Iranian government just as regional conflicts in Iraq and Syria intensify and nuclear talks with the West move toward a Nov. 24 deadline. The newly prominent official is Ali Shamkhani, the head of...
  • A halfhearted U.S. war effort in the Middle East

     A halfhearted U.S. war effort in the Middle East
    A common thread connects U.S. military operations of the last 20 or more years: We've persistently tried to fight them on the cheap. In gauging the requirements of a prospective campaign, “What do we need to win?” has repeatedly taken a back...
  • Glastonbury VFW's Packing Event, Dinner To Honor Vietnam Veterans

    Glastonbury VFW's Packing Event, Dinner To Honor Vietnam Veterans
    GLASTONBURY — Glastonbury VFW Post 7659 and Post 7659 Ladies' Auxiliary are hosting an event to help soldiers and honor veterans of the Vietnam War. The posts will hold a "Support our Troops" collection and packing event followed by a "Thank A...
  • Oscar Duke: Central Florida land developer invested wisely

    Oscar Duke: Central Florida land developer invested wisely
    Oscar Duke was in the Central Florida real estate business at the right time. It was the 1960s and a certain company was buying up land in droves. That company, of course, was Disney and Duke reaped the benefits of the development that came with it....
  • Heat's Riley, Bosh assist in preparing packages for U.S. troops

    Heat's Riley, Bosh assist in preparing packages for U.S. troops
    Miami Heat President Pat Riley and Heat center Chris Bosh spent Monday working with America's Moms for Soldiers at AmericanAirlines Arena to help prepare care packages for U.S. troops in based in Afghanistan in advance of Veteran's Day. Bosh's...
  • Glastonbury VFW Hosting Dinner To Honor Vietnam Veterans

    Glastonbury VFW Hosting Dinner To Honor Vietnam Veterans
    GLASTONBURY — For nearly a decade, Frank Forrest and the Glastonbury VFW Post 7659 and its Ladies' Auxiliary has been sending care packages to troops serving overseas. And next year, the country will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam...
  • Dedicated Veteran Inspired Wife To Start Military Support Group Enfield Hooah

    Terrill Gates, whose lengthy military service inspired the military support group Enfield Hooah, died Oct. 25. He was 49. Gates, of Enfield, enlisted in the U.S. Army when he was 17, following in the footsteps of his father who served during the Korean...
  • Joseph E. Persico dies at 84; historian, biographer of FDR

    Joseph E. Persico dies at 84; historian, biographer of FDR
    Joseph E. Persico, a historian and biographer whose books on subjects ranging from the Nuremberg trials to the life of Gen. Colin Powell combined dogged research with a novelist's narrative skills, died Aug. 30 at a hospital in Albany, N.Y., after a...
  • Freebie Friday: Free stuff to do, like honor our Vets!

    Freebie Friday: Free stuff to do, like honor our Vets!
      Welcome to Freebie Friday, where everything is free.   Freebie Spotlight Veterans Day Parade: features veterans groups, active military, marching bands, youth groups and floats. 11 a.m. Saturday, Downtown Orlando, Orange Avenue and Washington...