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Soldier From NC Dies In Afghanistan

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A soldier from North Carolina has died in Afghanistan. The Department of Defense said Sunday that 44-year-old Sgt. William D. Brown III of Franklin, N.C., died Sept. 19, in Laghman Province, […]

09/23/2013

Photos of Gov. Nikki Haley shooting firearms at FN Manufacturing. (credit: Facebook)

Photos Of Gov. Haley Shooting Guns Goes Viral

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley has created quite a stir on her Facebook page after being photographed and videotaped while testing several firearms at a gun manufacturer.

07/22/2013

Speaking to a “Young Americans for Liberty” conference in Raleigh, N.C., Jones said that former President Lyndon Johnson is already in hell for his role in the Vietnam War – and Cheney is next. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

GOP Congressman: Dick Cheney Headed To Hell For Lying About Iraq War

Speaking to a “Young Americans for Liberty” conference in Raleigh, N.C., Jones said that former President Lyndon Johnson is already in hell for his role in the Vietnam War – and Cheney is next.

02/25/2013

File photo of Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair, right. (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Army Gen. Sinclair Defers Plea At Hearing On Sex Charges

An Army general brought back from Afghanistan to face court-martial on a series of sexual misconduct charges deferred entering a plea Tuesday.

CBS Charlotte–01/22/2013

File photo of a judge's gavel. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Marine Faces Charges For Urinating On Corpses

A U.S. Marine was set to face court martial Wednesday for urinating on the bodies of dead Taliban fighters in Afghanistan and then posing for photos with the corpses.

CBS Charlotte–01/16/2013

File photo of Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair, right. (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Sinclair’s Wife Expects Army To Drop Sex Charges

The wife of an Army general facing sexual misconduct charges in North Carolina said Monday she thinks the charges will be dropped.

11/19/2012

Sailors walk past the Vietnam Memorial Wall (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Our Veterans Should Not Be At Risk In Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

When the deal is being made to change the tax rates and cut the deficit we must remember to keep our commitment to our veterans.

11/12/2012

Mitt Romney and Barack Obama debate (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Opinion: A Mad, Personal-Attacking, Interrupting Obama Loses Third Presidential Debate

Romney won this debate in more ways than one – most impressively due to his dignified style.

10/23/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Steve Pope/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney’s Move To The Middle Is Nothing More Than Baseless Rhetoric

Why is Mitt Romney, the severely Conservative candidate for president, all of a sudden moving to the middle?

10/09/2012

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Opinion: Obama’s Afghan Surge Failed

With the situation getting worse on the ground Obama has ended the surge just in time for the election in November. Taliban and related attacks against NATO powers were approximately 2,700 in August of 2009 when Obama made his contrary-to-campaign promised-move to step up the nation’s military assistance in Afghanistan. Three years later, in August of 2012, there were more attacks – nearly 3,000.

09/29/2012

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