Tag Archives: Iraq

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Cool Jobs: Professional Helps Blind Vets Get Second Chance

Rehab specialist inspired by the success stories of his clients

Profiles of professionals who have jobs that combine creativity, fun, and their professional passions.

By Demetria Irwin

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Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: A Soldier’s War Within

The art of war is more mental than physical and few soldiers are trained on coping with their experiences after deployment

As US involvement in Iraq and Afghanistan come to an end, many soliders are faced…

By Tamara Warren

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Osama bin Laden Killed by U.S. Forces

President says "justice is done" in most significant act as commander-in-chief, death of Al Queda leader Osam bin Laden

President Obama announced to the world late Sunday night that Osama bin Laden, the mastermind…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Obama Announces the End of Operation Iraqi Freedom

In remarks prepared for delivery to the American people on August 31, 2010, the President officially ends the war in Iraq

President Barack H. Obama, in remarks prepared for delivery on August 31, 2010, officially announces…

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Iraq’s PM Orders Probe On Bomb Detectors

BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi official says the country’s prime minister has ordered a probe…

By Associated Press

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Biden Confident Iraqis To Settle Election Dispute

BAGHDAD (AP) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden says he’s confident Iraqis are working toward…

By Associated Press

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Biden: US To Appeal Dismissal Of Blackwater Case

BAGHDAD (AP) — The U.S. will appeal a court decision dismissing manslaughter charges against five…

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UK Bans Export Of Bomb Detection Device

LONDON (AP) — Britain is banning the exports of a machine marketed as a bomb…

By Associated Press

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US Marine Corps Ends Role In Iraq

BAGHDAD (AP) — The U.S. Marine Corps is leaving Iraq.
The U.S. military says the Marines…

By Associated Press

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Iraq Election Chief: More Candidates To Be Banned

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq’s electoral commission chief said Friday he expects more candidates to be…

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Day 94

Obama stirred controversy when he told credit card company executives that there is a lack…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Day 79

On board Air Force One, National Security Advisor General James Jones, left, and United States…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Day 78

During an unannounced visit to Iraq, Obama told U.S. troops and Iraqi officials that it…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Remarks to U.S. Troops in Iraq

President Barack Obama greets troops during a visit to Camp Victory in Iraq. (Source:…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Remarks by Obama After Meeting With Gen. Odierno in Iraq

President Barack Obama greets troops during a visit to Camp Victory in Iraq. (Source:…

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Obama Makes Unannounced Visit to Iraq

President Barack Obama made an unannounced visit to Iraq — his first as president –…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Day 39

Obama thanks troops at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina for their their service and pledged…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Factchecking the Candidates

During and after the one and only vice presidential debate the McCain-Palin and Obama-Biden campaigns…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Palin vs. Biden

The debate is over.  To her credit, Palin made no gaffes and gained confidence as…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Swinging on the Exit Strategy

Candidates differ greatly on when to leave Iraq

With the economy spinning out of control, the war in Iraq is no longer the…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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