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Navy Top News Stories

‘Big Red One’ heavy brigade working to keep up morale during holidays in Eastern Europe

Interbattalion football games, history-focused staff rides and more frequent Skype sessions with families are the ways the U.S. Army’s lone tank brigade in Europe is coping with what is shaping up to be a cold and dark holiday season in the northeastern part of the Continent.
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Deployed soldiers to run Thanksgiving 5K while families at home do the same

"Even though they're so far away on Thanksgiving, we're still running the race as a family on Thanksgiving," Ashley Bergeman said.
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Air Force bowl hopes still alive

There are 70 teams that have gained bowl eligibility for 78 spots, with another 17 teams that can get there with a victory in their final game this week.
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US expands goals and plans to keep a presence in Syria

The Trump administration is expanding its goals in Syria beyond routing ISIS to include a political settlement of the country's civil war, a daunting and potentially open-ended commitment that could draw the U.S. into conflict with both Syria and Iran.
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Pence visits injured service members at Walter Reed

Vice President Mike Pence and his wife, Karen, met privately Wednesday with five patients undergoing treatment at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. They later met with recovering patients, relatives and doctors and other caregivers at a USO facility on campus.
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