Sat, 18 Apr 2015 23:22:00 +0000 Civil War 'Silent Sentinels' still on guard in North, South After the Civil War ended in April 1865, statues depicting Union and Confederate soldiers went up across the country, from New England squares to Southern courthouses. A century and a half later, these weathered "Silent Sentinels" still stand guard, rifles at the ready, gazing off in the distance.
Sat, 18 Apr 2015 19:58:48 +0000 Afghan suicide bombing blamed on Islamic State kills 35 A motorcycle-riding suicide bomber attacked a bank branch Saturday in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least 35 people in a deadly attack the country's president said was claimed by the Islamic State group.
Sat, 18 Apr 2015 19:36:00 +0000 After broken gang truce, El Salvador sees deadliest month in 10 years Forensic specialists in San Salvador are routinely called to clandestine graves holding multiple corpses, or to neighborhoods where bodies have been dumped on the sidewalk. March was the deadliest month in a decade, according to tallies by the Prensa Grafica newspaper.
Sat, 18 Apr 2015 19:14:06 +0000 Pope asks Europe to do more for migrants flooding into Italy Pope Francis on Saturday joined Italy in pressing the European Union to do more to help the country cope with rapidly mounting numbers of desperate people rescued in the Mediterranean during journeys on smugglers' boats to flee war, persecution or poverty.
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Historical D - I - K
Special Note: While we know some reliefs are well deserved or earned in every way (like Lt.Col (R) Stemple) - many listed here may be as the result of political correctness, social experimentation and oversensitive service members using the regulations to distract from their own shortcomings. Its up to you to decide!
Ex-brigade commander slammed for behavior -Army report says fired colonel’s underlings lived in ‘abject fear’
By Joe Gould - Staff writer Posted : Sunday Nov 20, 2011