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Jul 28, 2017

WWII vet, 96, gets his wish of returning to U.S. Navy station

A 96-year-old World War II veteran who dreamed of returning to a Navy installation to reminisce about his more than 20-year naval career got his wish. Edmund DelBarone (del-bah-ROHN') toured Naval Station Newport in Rhode Island Thursday in a visit arranged by Denver-based nonprofit Wish ...

Ceasefire deal reached on Lebanon-Syria border

/ Jul 27, 2017

Ceasefire deal reached on Lebanon-Syria border

A cease-fire deal has been reached that will see jihadist fighters withdraw from the Syria-Lebanon border, a top Lebanese official said Thursday after a weeklong operation there by the Hezbollah movement. The powerful Shiite militant group began the assault on fighters from al-Qaida's former Syrian ...