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Day: July 29, 2013

“Adrenalin fix” leads soldier to join army

KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan — The U.S. Army Reserve is composed of approximately 200,000 citizen-soldiers who mostly combine part-time military duty with a separate, full-time civilian career. Reserve soldiers can, however, assume active

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Kids in war zones to get IKEA toys

NEW YORK – The United Nations children’s agency today said it is augmenting 24,000 kits designed to support the development of play and learning under extreme conditions by adding a range of

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U.S. and China to hold human rights dialogue

WASHINGTON – Building on discussions during the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue, July 10-11, the next session of the annual U.S.-China Human Rights Dialogue will be held, July 30-31, in Kunming, China.

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NIACC Trojans boys basketball camp day one results

MASON CITY – Action began Sunday afternoon at the NIACC Trojans boys basketball team camp. The annual team camp continues Sunday night through Tuesday afternoon. The tournament in three divisions (junior varsity, varsity B and varsity A) starts Tuesday night and

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