Military action against Iran likely, Cheney says

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“I don’t have a lot of confidence in the administration to be able to negotiate an agreement. I think sanctions offer some prospect of bringing the Iranians around. I’ve talked to my friends in that part of the region. I still know them, a lot of them, and they’re very fearful that the whole Iranian exercise is going to go the same way as the Syrian exercise; that is, that there will be bold talk from the administration. But in the final analysis, nothing effective will be done about the Iranian program,” Dick Cheney says on ABC’s “This Week.” Continue reading

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His hind legs gone, puppy keeps on going

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How does he walk? It isn’t easy.

A three-month old boxer is inspiring thousands on Facebook with his remarkable recovery. Duncan Lou Who (his name, not a grammatical error) had his severely deformed back legs amputated at the hip sockets on Tuesday, and to add insult to injury he was fixed at the same time.

But by the next day,  photos of Duncan walking without any apparent difficulty were posted by Amanda Giese of Panda Paws Rescue in Vancouver, Wash., KVUE.com reports. Continue reading

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The Marines’ ‘girly’ cap?

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The female Marine “bucket cover” (second from right) has a distinctly different shape than the cap that men wear now (left). The Dan Daly hat (right) is named after the World War I Medal of Honor recipient who yelled: “Come on, you (so-and-sos), do you want to live forever?” as he led his men into battle in Belleau Wood.

The Defense Department is asking the Marine Corps to find a unisex option for a dress and service uniform cap, Stars and Stripes reports. Continue reading

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