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Man shot and killed at military base entrance in San Diego
by Monique Beals
A person suspected of being armed with a knife was fatally shot on Friday by personnel at an entrance to San Diego's Marine Corps Recruit Depot (MCRD). The shooting occurred at the MCRD's main vi...
Biden attends tree lighting ceremony after day out in Nantucket
by Monique Beals
President Biden on Friday spent about an hour strolling around downtown Nantucket, where his family spent Thanksgiving, before attending a tree lighting ceremony. Joined by some of his grandchild...
Stephen Sondheim, legendary Broadway songwriter, dies at 91
by Monique Beals
Renowned songwriter Stephen Sondheim, who wrote "West Side Story" and a dozen other Broadway shows, died at his home in Roxbury, Conn. on Friday at the age of 91. His death was announced by his […]
Sheriff investigating after hundreds of FedEx packages found in Alabama woods
by Olafimihan Oshin
An Alabama sheriff's office is investigating how hundreds of FedEx packages ended up in a ravine in the woods. "I currently have a deputy on a location where it appears 300-400 boxes of assorted ...
Michigan State suspends frat following student's death
by Lexi Lonas
Michigan State University has suspended one of its fraternities following the death of a student on Saturday. University spokesperson Dan Olsen ...
Nov 16, 2021 | Partner News
The Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst community celebrated a monumental milestone for the installation as it welcomed its first KC-46A Pegasus to its new home in an arrival ceremony Nov. 9, 2021. The event marked the beginning of new total force aerial refueling...
Nov 8, 2021 | Partner News
The Department of Defense has announced the strategic direction of the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) program, marking the completion of an internal program assessment led by senior leaders across the Department. The enhanced “CMMC 2.0” program...
Nov 2, 2021 | Partner News
The Defense Department's organic industrial base — which includes things such as maintenance depots, shipyards, fleet readiness centers, air logistics centers, and manufacturing arsenals — needs to be modernized and updated in order to keep serving America's...
Oct 25, 2021 | Partner News
Army Gen. Stephen R. Lyons, the 13th commander of U.S. Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM), retired on October 15th following a change of command ceremony with Air Force Gen. Jacqueline D. Van Ovost. Lyons retired following a 38-year career and was the first Army...
Oct 12, 2021 | Partner News
Defense Logistics Agency leaders and representatives from 11 industry associations discussed demand forecasts for Defense Department customers and whole-of-government organizations during an Industry Association webinar Oct. 6. DLA support to worldwide military units...
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