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December 18, 2008, 4:33 pm 1 comments in the last 30 days.
The U.S. Army has a checkered past when it comes to honesty, and one of the most tragic recent examples is the 2005 death of Private first class LaVena Johnson; an African American honor roll student who set out to serve her country in Iraq, and was sent home to her family in a coffin along with a story about suicide, which her family says did not happen. The amount of evidence in this case indicating that Miss Johnson met her end through foul play is staggering, astonishing... What has happened to the honor of our armed services? What kind of people are running things? This story clearly begs those questions.
February 20, 2010, 11:11 am 1 comments in the last 30 days.
The VA this week outlined which ships are now considered to have been exposed to Agent Orange during Viet Nam. A number of offshore “blue water” naval vessels conducted operations on the inland “brown water” rivers and delta areas of Vietnam.
December 8, 2017, 5:37 pm 1 comments in the last 30 days.
In 2013, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) launched an investigation of then-president-elect of the American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM) Lynn R. Webster, MD, related to overdose deaths at Webster’s Lifetree Pain Clinic in Salt Lake City. It was alleged there were up to 100 deaths at Webster's clinic which was raided by the DEA.
January 10, 2018, 1:20 pm 1 comments in the last 30 days.
During the winter holiday season the Oregon Liquor Control Commission conducted additional minor decoy operations across Oregon, and found that some licensed marijuana retailers sold marijuana products to minors. On December 21, 2017, in the Keizer-Salem area, marijuana inspectors visited 23 licensed marijuana retailers, and five (5) failed a check for prohibiting sales to a minor volunteer. Compliance rate: 78%
November 29, 2017, 10:08 am 1 comments in the last 30 days.
On Monday night, we received a detailed complaint from a colleague about inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace by Matt Lauer. It represented, after serious review, a clear violation of our company's standards. As a result, we've decided to terminate his employment.
There was a time, a long time in fact, when the best possible stateside duty a Marine could hope for was Marine Corps Air Station El Toro in Orange County.
Russia appears to be taking the central role in a major diplomatic push to finally end the seven-year civil war all but won by Assad with Russia's backing. Syrian forces have reclaimed most of the country from Islamist militants and insurgents who had sought to topple Assad, including rebel groups backed by the U.S. and some of its allies.
October 29, 2007, 2:34 am 1 comments in the last 30 days.
Pet lovers and chocolate lovers are not necessarily one and the same. Chocolate is toxic to dogs but definitely not their owners. Americans consume about 11.7 lbs of chocolate per person annually . CeliaSue Hecht, travel writer and dog owner, has combined her two loves and launched a new blog with interesting treats for both dog and chocolate lovers.
Life is full of unexpected events that have unintended consequences. Finding yourself on the wrong side of the law can be a terrifying experience if you are unprepared to handle the situation. Fortunately, there are legal professionals available to assist you with any representation you may need.
February 25, 2008, 3:56 pm 1 comments in the last 30 days.
Americans overwhelmingly believe that U.S. combat veterans returning from Vietnam were spit on by anti-war protesters in airports. Many vets will tell you it happened, and others will tell you that they never saw anything close to it.