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US army says 22 possibly exposed to anthrax at S. Korea base

As many as 22 personnel may have been exposed to anthrax during a laboratory training exercise at a US military base in South Korea, a military statement said Thursday. Stressing that there was “no risk” to the public, the statement from Osan Air Force Base said an alarm had been sounded after it was discovered [...]

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US army sent live anthrax to laboratories in US and S Korea

Defence officials in the US say the military has mistakenly sent samples of live anthrax to research laboratories in America and South Korea. The deadly material was intended for military germ warfare training but was thought to be safe and inert. The US military accidentally sent live anthrax samples to as many as nine labs [...]

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U.S. Coast Guard Search and Rescue Demo and L-39 Jet Added to OC Air …

 Ye Jin Han, a student at Parkside High School, will now have her work hanging in the United States Capitol building. Article source: http://www.wboc.com/story/29173192/us-coast-guard-search-and-rescue-demo-and-l-39-jet-added-to-oc-air-show-lineup

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Coast Guard to keep watch on Piscataqua oil spill overnight

The Coast Guard responded to an oil spill in the Piscataqua River on Tuesday. A National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ship, Ferdinand R. Hassler, accidentally discharged oily water overboard during its mooring in New Castle shortly after 12 p.m. Click here to watch News 9′s coverage. “It was some kind of mixture of oil and [...]

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US Coast Guard probing Piscataqua River oil spill

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine — The U.S. Coast Guard and other officials are working Wednesday to clean oily water that discharged into the Piscataqua River on Tuesday, according to a Coast Guard statement. The discharge originated from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ship Ferdinand R. Hassler, and the source was secured on Tuesday, according to [...]

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US Marine discharged over tiny Bible verse fights for her future

A United States Marine court-martialed and convicted for refusing to remove a Bible verse from her government office is now fighting to win back her good name. According to Fox News columnist Todd Starnes, Lance Cpl. Monifa Sterling was given a bad conduct discharge and a reduction in rank after she refused an order to [...]

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Stronger together: Senegalese, US Marines work to stop trafficking

27 May 2015 Stronger together: Senegalese, U.S. Marines work to stop trafficking By Staff Sgt. Steven Cushman, 10054 NAVAL AIR STATION SIGONELLA, Italy — In a two-week-long course led by U.S. Marines, Senegal’s team of handpicked national policemen learned a systematic approach to personnel and vehicle searches to supplement their current procedures and strengthen their [...]

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Tests show Lockheed’s F-35B ‘right at home at sea,’ US Marines say

ABOARD THE USS WASP Nearly two weeks of testing of Lockheed Martin Corp’s F-35B fighter jet on an amphibious assault carrier proved the stealthy new warplane can operate and be serviced at sea, U.S. and UK officials said this week, marking another step toward the jet’s readiness for initial combat use by the Marine Corps. [...]

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Dozens may have come in contact with anthrax: US military

As many as 22 people in South Korea and four US lab workers may have been exposed to anthrax after the American military accidentally shipped out at least one live sample, officials said. The four lab employees were undergoing medical treatment as a precaution after the military sent the sample inside the country to a [...]

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U.S. military to get new commander for Asia-Pacific region

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