Marine Corps to Educate Marines on Supplement Use

In an effort to educate Marines about the various nutritional supplements available to them, the Corps is instituting Operation Supplement Safety, an education campaign running through November.

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Deaths mount in Syria bombing campaign near Damascus

Syrian government warplanes supported by Russia continued their relentless bombardment of the rebel-controlled eastern suburbs of Damascus for a sixth day Friday, killing nine people, opposition activists and a war monitor reported. The death toll from the past week climbed to more than 400.
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Patterson seeks to become three-time Brigade Boxing champ Friday night at Naval Academy

Charles Patterson remembered attending a boxing orientation meeting during plebe summer at the U.S. Naval Academy and decided to channel his athletic energy in that direction. So the youngster made his way up to the top floor of venerable Macdonough Hall where the boxing gymnasium is located.
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US Embassy in Montenegro reopens after bomb incident

The U.S. embassy in the Montenegrin capital of Podgorica has reopened a day after an ex-Yugoslav soldier hurled a hand grenade into the compound and then killed himself with another one.
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Parents fear worst for missing girls after Nigeria attack

As the sound of gunfire rang out, armed fighters showed up in their trucks and demanded to know the location of the girls' school. "When they eventually found the school, they abducted more than 90 girls. Most of them are our friends' and brothers' daughters," said one witness.
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