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At least 27 dead in nightclub fire in Bucharest

A heavy metal band’s pyrotechnical show sparked a deadly fire Friday at a Bucharest nightclub, killing 27 people and injuring scores of the club’s mostly youthful patrons, officials and witnesses said. …read more Read more here:: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/starsandstripes/general/~3/haVXJwOnoAA/at-least-27-dead-in-nightclub-fire-in-bucharest-1.376256

US Heading Toward Large-Scale Military Presence in Syria – Veterans Today

The United States may be setting the stage for an industrial-strength military presence in Syria, given the narrow capabilities of special operations forces, former US head of Central Command David Petraeus said at a Brookings Institute event on land warfare. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — The Obama administration has been clear that it does not intend to […]

Jack Nadel: Empowering Veterans Through Entrepreneurship

Every day, Americans wake up to frightening headlines from all across the globe. Warring factions of terrorist groups, especially in the Middle East and Africa, show no signs of desiring peace, and the threat of nuclear attack is ever present. Read more: Entrepreneurship, Unemployment, Entrepreneurs, Entrepreneur, Social Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurship Education, Women Entrepreneurs, Veterans, Veterans Day, […]

Denim to Diamonds promises fun, fundraises for scholarships

Denim-to-Diamond dinner/auction sales are ongoing: a ticket to a fun and fund-raising night. Join the Carlisle Barracks Spouses Club for a night of friendship and surprises: silent auction, dinner and formal auction. Friday, Nov. 13, 6 pm at LVCC. …read more Read more here:: http://www.carlisle.army.mil/banner/article.cfm?id=24082

VIDEO AVAILABLE: Coast Guard Station Elizabeth City adopts new mascot

Click on the photo above to video the video PORTSMOUTH, Va. — Members from Coast Guard Station Elizabeth City, North Carolina, adopted a new mascot Thursday after their former mascot passed away in May. The new mascot, a German shepherd named Chief Bert, served as an explosives detection dog with a Coast Guard Maritime Safety […]