The California National Guard is in quite a scandal this week as the Pentagon has begun forcing its active and retired recruits to pay back an enlistment bonus that they signed up for when they reenlisted in the service, avoiding retirement. Show More Summary
[guest post by Dana] Yesterday I told you about how, as a result of a military screw-up, nearly 10,000 California National Guard soldiers who accepted signing bonuses a decade ago when there was a shortage of soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan, are now being forced by the Pentagon to pay back the enlistment bonuses. It’s […]
It’s not unusual for employers to offer a signing bonus, especially when the demand for workers is high. That’s exactly what the California National Guard did a decade ago. Short of troops to fight in Iraq and Afghanistan a decade ago,...Show More Summary
The FBI recently started to track animal cruelty crimes in its National Incident Based Reporting System, and it’s good to see the military join the movement to treat animal cruelty with the seriousness that it deserves. Photo by iStockphoto Even the U.S. Show More Summary
Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) has signed a contract to build two 2,600 ton frigates with the Department of National Defense, Republic of the Philippines. The frigates, scheduled to be delivered from 2020, will be a smaller light combatant and…
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Wonder Woman was appointed a honorary United Nations ambassador for the empowerment of women and girls Friday, but thousands of protestors have signed an online petition asking the world body to reconsider their decision. ProtestorsShow More Summary
"I alone can fix it," Donald Trump bragged at the Republican National Convention last July with swagger, confidence and certitude. But Trump has since shown no sign he can even run an effective campaign, and he is now on the verge of...Show More Summary
Georgetown College News: NAIA Division I National Player of the Year, Deondre McWhorter (Georgetown College) signs to play professionally in England.
Under threat of wage garnishes and tax liens, the California National Guard is pursuing bonuses it says it never should have paid.
The December 7, 2015 political agreement signed by the representatives of the General National Congress in Tripoli (Western Libya) and the House of Representatives in Tobruk (Eastern Libya), along with the cast of other ad hoc political...Show More Summary
ESPN’s weekly native advertising broadcast known as College GameDay set its temporary roots in Tuscaloosa today for the big aTm-Bama game. People brought signs, yes, and they also had signs in Lexington where SEC Nation was broadcasting its superior program. Read more...
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed into law one of the nation's toughest restrictions on Airbnb, authorizing fines of up to $7,500 for people who advertise illegal short-term... To view the full story, click the title link.
Detroit-based, rainforest-grown label Closer to the Equator. Written specifically for the performance at the Latvian National Opera in Riga, Latvia, the 22-minute soundtrack now exists alone, outside predestined, physical movements. The sounds are liquid and alive and move with a grace too pure to rematerialize.
Politico had some breaking news earlier this evening that the Trump national political director, Jim Murphy, may be jumping ship. Details are still coming in, but if this is true, it is a terrible sign. No one leaves a winning campaign with three weeks to go. Show More Summary
Kevin Durant signing with the Warriors made the rich richer. Can anyone stop Golden State? Is a Finals rematch with LeBron James and the Cavaliers inevitable? Get ready for the season with the SB Nation NBA preview. The hype leading up to the 2016-17 NBA season has been dominated by one team: the Golden State Warriors. Show More Summary
On Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016, nearly 21,000 students in the Midwest states of Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma and South Dakota celebrated National Farm to School Month by signing up to crunch into locally and regionally grown apples at noon from the comfort of their own schools. Show More Summary
LOS ANGELES – It was that moment when you’re creeping along through gridlock and, suddenly, the freeway opens up. Addison Russell re-introduced himself to this National League Championship Series by walloping a home run, Anthony Rizzo...Show More Summary
A key strategy missing from the ambitious Alzheimer's disease plan signed into law by President Obama six years ago could send investigational drugs down a precarious pipeline, argue two physicians.
Imagine how many additional NRA members we would have if every member signed up his or her spouse. This post October is “Sign Up a Spouse” Month at the National Rifle Association appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.