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Another deadly quake spreads fear in Nepal

...still struggling to recover from a devastating quake nearly three weeks ago that left more than 8,000 dead.A U.S. Marine Corps helicopter carrying six Marines and two Nepalese soldiers was reported missing while delivering disaster aid in...
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UN: After 2nd quake, many cut off by blocked roads

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Many survivors of Nepal's most recent earthquake remain cut off by blocked roads in isolated villages, a U.N. official said Wednesday, after this Himalayan nation suffered through its second major quake in less than three weeks.
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Obama picks Marine general as Joint Chiefs chairman

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama tapped a highly respected combat commander as his next chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Tuesday, signaling that the battles against al-Qaida and Islamic State militants threatening the Middle East and the West remain top priorities for the nation's military despite years of trying to change the focus to Asia.
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My Turn: Sen. Dan Sullivan explains his views on the Iran deal and why

Last week in an op-ed about the Iranian nuclear deal, Juneau resident Richard Moniak raised questions about an earlier column I wrote in this paper, and about the Senate Foreign Relations Committee's recent passage of the Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act of 2015, which I co-sponsored. If the act passes in both the House and the Senate, it will allow Congress to have an up-or-down vote on an eventual nuclear arms agreement with Iran - one of the most significant national security issues facing America in a generation.
Sen. Sullivan seeks to undermine President Obama

...campaign for the United States Senate, Dan Sullivan made much of his military background, touting his experience as a U.S. Marine Corps Reservist ? a status he retains today. Yet Senator Sullivan, along with 46 other Republican senators, signed...
Calvin Raymond Crawford

...Crawford in Lincoln, RI, where he grew up. After graduating from Lincoln Senior High School, Cal joined the U.S. Marine Corps in 1973 and was honorably discharged in 1976. During his enlistment, Cal was awarded a Letter of Appreciation...
My Turn: We can do better

...Juneau-Douglas High School but couldn't get accepted, even with a Senator Stevens recommendation.Dan has served in the U.S. Marine Corps since graduating from Georgetown in 1993. In 2006, while still on active duty in the Marines, Dan was nominated...
My Turn: Dan Sullivan: An Alaska Marine the White House, as a U.S. Assistant Secretary of State under Rice and was recalled to active duty by the U.S. Marine Corps for a year and a half, where he spent substantial time serving in places like Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, the...
My Turn: The U.S. needs engaged leadership

When asked in a press conference last month about the next steps in combatting the rising threat of ISIS, President Obama astoundingly said, "We don't have a strategy yet." Unfortunately, that statement still rings true.
My Turn: Clear the way for changes at VA

...personal for me. I serve as a lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserves, and for the last two decades I have had...for U.S. Senate and a lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserves.


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