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Video purports to show beheading of US reporter by Islamic State

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September 03, 2014

BEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State extremists released a video Tuesday purportedly showing the beheading of a second American journalist, Steven Sotloff, and warning President Barack Obama that as long as U.S. airstrikes against the militant group...

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A transitioning servicemember fills out a form during the Hiring our Heroes hiring fair at the 96th Annual American Legion National Convention, Aug. 26, 2014.  USMC

Hiring process is an adjustment for veterans . . . and companies

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September 02, 2014

SAN ANTONIO (MCT) — Tyler Dahl, a USAA claims service manager and retired Marine, says “desk attire” is one thing that quietly sets former U.S. servicemembers apart from others in the vast call center floors at one of San Antonio's largest...

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  International Auto Logistics opened new vehicle processing centers, like this one in Mildenhall, England, when it took over the contract in May to ship servicemembers' vehicles. The company has faced criticism for late deliveries and not being able to provide accurate information about the location of vehicles.   Adam L. Mathis/Stars and Stripes

Servicemembers still complain about missing cars

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September 02, 2014

NEW BADEN, Illinois (MCT) — Retired Air Force officer Michelle Kastler is happy to be reunited with her 2012 Hyundai Accent after a nearly three-month wait.

But Kastler remains upset that International Auto Logistics, the federal...

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  Sailors release a mooring line as the amphibious dock landing ship USS Germantown departs Sasebo, Japan, for a patrol in June 2011.   U.S. Navy

USS Germantown, Sasebo 'in a much better place' after leadership changes

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September 02, 2014

Faced with rampant reports of sexual harassment and mistrust of the chain of command on the USS Germantown, Navy leaders turned to Cmdr. Jason Leach for help.
 
Sailors applauded when Rear Adm. Hugh Wetherald, commander of the...

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