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Here are the first officers to make lieutenant colonel under Air Force’s new promotion system

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The Air Force Personnel Center on Tuesday released the list of officers who have been selected for promotion to lieutenant colonel. These 1,214 officers are the first to be promoted since a series of changes in the officer personnel system went into place last year. This is the first promotion cycle with no below-the-zone promotions, […]

Police officers not charged for killing Breonna Taylor; limited deployment of Kentucky National Guard authorized

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A Kentucky grand jury brought no charges against Louisville police for the killing of Breonna Taylor during a drug raid gone wrong, with prosecutors saying Wednesday that two officers who fired their weapons at the Black woman were justified in using force to protect themselves after they were shot at. The only […]

Federal officers in Portland break former Navy Seabee’s hand

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Old Ironsides is the nickname for the USS Constitution, the world’s oldest commissioned naval vessel still in use today. But it also might be a good monkier for the Navy veteran who unflinchingly took a beating on Saturday, July 18, from federal police in connection with the protests in Portland. Christoper David, 53, is a […]

Federal officers in Portland break former Navy Seabee’s hand

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Old Ironsides is the nickname for the USS Constitution, the world’s oldest commissioned naval vessel still in use today. But it also might be a good monkier for the Navy veteran who unflinchingly took a beating on Saturday, July 18, from federal police in connection with the protests in Portland. Christoper David, 53, is a […]

Federal officers in Portland break former Navy Seabee’s hand

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Old Ironsides is the nickname for the USS Constitution, the world’s oldest commissioned naval vessel still in use today. But it also might be a good monkier for the Navy veteran who unflinchingly took a beating on Saturday, July 18, from federal police in connection with the protests in Portland. Christoper David, 53, is a […]

New assignments for Navy flag officers announced

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Eleven Navy flag officers have been given new assignments. Navy Secretary Kenneth Braithwaite and Adm. Mike Gilday, the chief of naval operations, announced the assignments Tuesday. They are: ♦ Rear Adm. Michael D. Bernacchi Jr. will become director of plans and policy, J5, U.S. Space Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. Bernacchi previously served as […]