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  • Deputy Secretary: 9/11 Changed America Forever

    09/07/2006 4:19:26 PM PDT · by SandRat · 1 replies · 197+ views
    WASHINGTON, Sept. 7, 2006 – Five years after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, Deputy Defense Secretary Gordon England views them over the course of three distinct days he said forever changed America: one day the country celebrated its greatness, the next, that greatness came under attack, and the third day, the nation began striking back. On Sept. 10, 2001, England, then secretary of the Navy, joined President Bush to host Australian Prime Minister John Howard on a tour of the Washington Navy Yard. It was a day of pomp and circumstance, with flags, bands, speeches and marches, England recalled...
  • Hit-And-Run Suspect Fears For Family's Future (Illegal Alien)

    08/04/2006 8:46:52 PM PDT · by stainlessbanner · 41 replies · 1,249+ views
    wesh ^ | August 4, 2006
    The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating how an illegal immigrant accused in a hit-and-run case that killed an off-duty police officer allegedly got his hands on a counterfeit Florida identification card. Miguel Garduña-Gonzalez, 43, spoke to WESH 2's partner station Telemundo about what happened earlier this week when he allegedly hit and killed Haines City Officer Phoenix Braithwaite. During a jailhouse interview, a tearful and remorseful Gonzalez spoke about his wife and four kids. Police said Gonzalez, who is an illegal immigrant, was behind the wheel of a minivan when it struck Braithwaite on Wednesday. Braithwaite was on his motorcycle...
  • Prayer Request for Deputy Callin's Family

    08/02/2006 8:54:07 PM PDT · by HonkyTonkMan · 71 replies · 1,238+ views
    wftv ^ | 02-aug-2006
    Deputy Michael Callin, 26, was taken off life support and died at 7:25pm. His family took him off life support after his brain began to swell. Callin was surrounded by his family Wednesday night when they made the heart-wrenching decision to take him off life support.
  • Iraqi Tells Gold Star Mothers Their Sacrifice Not in Vain

    07/10/2006 4:42:15 PM PDT · by SandRat · 10 replies · 681+ views
    American Forces Press Service ^ | Samantha L. Quigley
    HOLMDEL, N.J., July 10, 2006 – More than 40 American Gold Star Mothers and their guests from around the country came together here yesterday to honor the children they've lost in the country's conflicts. Members of American Gold Star Mothers Inc., are escorted by New Jersey State Troopers to the New Jersey Vietnam Memorial. A ceremony at the memorial July 9 honored the mothers and the children they lost in America's conflicts. Photo by Samantha L. Quigley  (Click photo for screen-resolution image);high-resolution image available. The ceremony, held at the New Jersey Vietnam Veterans' Memorial here, included a roll call honoring...
  • Deputy Secretary of State Zoellick resigns

    06/19/2006 9:33:10 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 9 replies · 645+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 6/19/06 | Anne Gearan -ap
    WASHINGTON - Deputy Secretary of State Robert Zoellick, the department's No. 2 official, is resigning, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice announced Monday. Rice praised Zoellick's "tireless work ethic," and said he had served as her "alter ego" in the department. She did not announce a replacement. "Our nation is stronger and safer because of your work," Rice said at the State Department. Zoellick told reporters later that he had informed Rice and the White House months ago he was thinking of leaving the post. After six intensive years as U.S. trade chief and then as Rice's deputy, "I determined to...
  • Deputy Fired for Allegedly Going Topless

    06/09/2006 6:57:46 PM PDT · by TFFKAMM · 77 replies · 3,096+ views
    A Garland County sheriff's deputy has been fired and charged with misdemeanors for allegedly going topless at a campground at Lake Ouachita. Dawn Rene Roberson, 38, of Royal was terminated Wednesday after she turned herself in on misdemeanor charges of indecent exposure and disorderly conduct. Incident reports show that marine patrol Deputy John Tinney on Sunday spotted Roberson riding on the bow of a boat with her top off. Tinney told her to cover up and not ride on the bow, letting her off with a verbal warning. Later Sunday near Crystal Springs Campground, Army Corps of Engineers Park Ranger...
  • 'Stop the sniping at the UN' [Says UN Deputy Secretary-General to USA.]

    06/09/2006 12:21:46 AM PDT · by familyop · 75 replies · 1,691+ views
    The Scotsman ^ | 09JUN06 | ALEX MASSIE
    Deputy secretary-general Mark Malloch Brown said the US needs to tell its people why the UN matters Picture: AFP/Getty THE United Nations' British second-in-command was at the centre of a furious diplomatic row with the United States yesterday. The UN deputy secretary-general, Mark Malloch Brown, antagonised Washington after suggesting that the US administration was happy to use the UN as a diplomatic tool while failing to defend it from critics at home. Mr Malloch Brown told a conference in New York that "the prevailing [US] practice of seeking to use the UN almost by stealth as a diplomatic tool while...
  • America angry over "hypocrites" remark [Bolton got into it with British UN official.]

    06/09/2006 12:04:26 AM PDT · by familyop · 108 replies · 2,894+ views
    <p>New York: Deputy Secretary-General of the U.N. was on Wednesday night accused of making ``a very, very grave mistake'' after calling the Bush administration hypocrites who were feeding a right-wing anti-U.N. frenzy in middle America.</p> <p>Washington's Ambassador to the U.N. responded with undisguised fury to a speech by Mark Malloch Brown, the Deputy Secretary-General, in which he accused Washington of using the international body ``almost by stealth as a diplomatic tool'' while failing to defend it at home.</p>
  • Coalition's Deputy Commander in Iraq Shares Initial Impressions

    05/12/2006 5:49:43 PM PDT · by SandRat · 6 replies · 241+ views
    WASHINGTON, May 12, 2006 – With two months of duty in Iraq under his belt, the British deputy commander of Multinational Force Iraq said today he's struck by the scope of the mission, the importance of the non-military as well as military contributions to success and the caliber of the U.S. forces deployed there. Lt. Gen. Robert Fry of the British Royal Marines told Pentagon reporters by satellite today he's been amazed by the scale of the enterprise under way in Iraq on the political, security and economic fronts. "We are actually trying to transform a whole society," said Fry,...
  • CA: Deputy snapped protest pictures - (Two officers, infiltrate anti-Bush demonstrators)

    04/26/2006 8:55:46 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 61 replies · 2,231+ views
    Reuters on Yahoo ^ | 4/26/06 | Michael Fisher
    As dozens of anti-war demonstrators heckled President Bush outside an Indian Wells resort last weekend, a plainclothes Riverside County sheriff's deputy and another man moved through the crowd, the deputy waving a protest sign as the two snapped digital photographs of the demonstrators. Riverside County Sheriff Bob Doyle said that the U.S. Secret Service asked that members of his department's intelligence unit monitor the protest. Any photos taken Saturday of the protesters were snapped "under the auspices of the Secret Service," Doyle said. But Eric Zahren, a spokesman for the Secret Service in Washington, D.C., said the agency did not...
  • Deputy Involved Shooting (Tampa/Sun City, FL)

    04/14/2006 11:26:19 AM PDT · by STARWISE · 8 replies · 443+ views
    TBO ^ | 4-14-06 | Chris Chmura
    There has been a deputy-involved shooting and a cruiser crash in southern Hillsborough County this afternoon. News Channel 8 says deputies shot a criminal suspect after a multi-car accident. It is unclear whether there was a chase involved. The sheriff’s office says the investigation is underway near U.S. Hwy. 301 and Sun City Center Blvd, outside a Publix shopping center. News Channel 8 said two deputies have been injured and at least one suspect has been shot several times. There may have been a second suspect. The deputies were not suffering gunshot wounds, and their injuries were not life threatening....
  • Deputy Faces Charges In Airmans Shooting (San Bernardino, CA)

    03/07/2006 12:23:36 PM PST · by ketelone · 15 replies · 763+ views
    AP ^ | 7 Mar 06 | Greg Risling
    Deputy Faces Charges in Airman's Shooting By GREG RISLING, Associated Press Writer 47 minutes ago SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. - A sheriff's deputy who was videotaped shooting an unarmed Iraq War veteran after a car chase will be charged with attempted voluntary manslaughter, authorities said Tuesday. The decision to charge Deputy Ivory J. Webb, 45, was announced by San Bernardino County District Attorney Michael A. Ramos. Sheriff Gary Penrod said Webb will remain on paid administrative leave during the investigation into the shooting of Air Force Senior Airman Elio Carrion, 21. "I respect the decision of the district attorney's office," Penrod...
  • San Bernardino deputy to face charge in airman shooting

    03/07/2006 10:35:30 AM PST · by SmithL · 63 replies · 1,208+ views
    AP ^ | 3/7/6 | GREG RISLING
    San Bernardino -- A sheriff's deputy videotaped shooting an unarmed Iraq war veteran after a high-speed chase will be charged with attempted voluntary manslaughter, authorities said Tuesday. The case against Deputy Ivory J. Webb, 45, includes the special allegations of infliction of great bodily injury and use of a firearm, San Bernardino County District Attorney Michael A. Ramos told a news conference. It was the first time the county's prosecutors filed charges against a lawman for an on-duty shooting. Sheriff Gary Penrod said Webb, a 10-year veteran of the Sheriff's Department, will remain on paid administrative leave as the investigation...
  • Deputy Commandant, son share bond in Iraq

    02/07/2006 3:27:56 PM PST · by SandRat · 5 replies · 389+ views
    Marine Corps News ^ | Feb 7, 2006 | Cpl. James D. Hamel
    AL ASAD, Iraq (Feb. 7, 2006) -- Visits from the Marine Corps’ commandant and sergeant major can be career highlights for any Marine, but Lance Cpl. Nicholas M. Gardner anticipated the Feb. 3 visit to Al Asad, Iraq, more than his comrades. He knew that when the Corps’ senior leaders came to visit Marines and sailors deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, his father, the Deputy Commandant for Programs and Resources, would be joining them. “I consider it a privilege to be here,” said Lt. Gen. Emerson N. Gardner. “I’m thrilled to see not just my son, but also...
  • Deputy's gun used in rape, records show

    01/31/2006 10:01:30 PM PST · by skeptoid · 36 replies · 1,485+ views
    Two days before a King County deputy sheriff's live-in lover allegedly shot and killed a convenience-store clerk, he used the deputy's handcuffs and gun to rape a man in their Kenmore home while the cop slept upstairs, according to police reports. The incident in August is one of many revelations regarding King County Sheriff's Deputy Ferenc Zana's disastrous affair with a mentally ill felon. They were contained in more than 900 pages of documents the Sheriff's Office was forced to produce Monday under a court order obtained by the Seattle P-I.
  • Man killed by deputy during struggle (San Diego)

    01/27/2006 8:17:35 PM PST · by CAWats · 17 replies · 659+ views
    San Diego Union-Tribune ^ | 012706 | By Pauline Repard
    DULZURA – A sheriff's deputy shot and killed a 42-year-old man during a struggle after a traffic stop on rural Deerhorn Valley Road near Honey Springs Road yesterday, authorities said. The man grabbed the deputy's baton and came at him, ignoring orders to drop it, sheriff's homicide unit Lt. Dennis Brugos said. The deputy fired at least twice, killing the man. The man's name was withheld until his family could be notified. The deputy's name was not released.
  • Debate on al Qaida's losses in Iraq

    09/30/2005 4:31:40 AM PDT · by Sailor6468 · 13 replies · 1,143+ views
    World Defense Review ^ | September 29, 2005 | Walid Phares
    An interesting Newsweek story this week – that references CT Blog among its sources – claims scoring a point against what it paints as a “questionable” Bush administration portrayal of Abu Azzam. In short, the authors of the article, Michael Isikoff and Mark Hosenball claim the Administration’s leaders aggrandized the real importance of the killed al Qaida commander basing their conclusion on a number of non-identified U.S. counter-terrorism officials and a report posted by our colleague Evan Kohlman on the blog. The “charge” by Newsweek is about the hierarchy of the man. Was he or was he not the “number...
  • Convict pleads to see boyfriend accused of killing Broward deputy

    09/17/2005 8:29:59 AM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 22 replies · 959+ views
    (South Florida) Sun Sentinel ^ | September 17, 2005 | Paula McMahon
    FORT LAUDERDALE -- Kelly Ray Jones, the boyfriend of a man accused of killing a Broward Sheriff's deputy, was sentenced to more than 24 years in prison Friday for the child pornography case that set off the tragedy. Jones begged the judge for mercy and a chance to see his partner, Kenneth Wilk, who is locked up and may face the death penalty if he is convicted of the August 2004 murder of Deputy Todd Fatta.
  • Man says Dr. Phil was inspiration to scare wife (Wife Locked in trunk Alert)

    08/10/2005 2:31:05 PM PDT · by Cowman · 22 replies · 932+ views
    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel ^ | Aug. 9, 2005 | By DAN BENSON
    Man says Dr. Phil was inspiration to scare wife Fredonia man to serve 6 months, undergo counseling Port Washington - A Fredonia man who says he was influenced by TV talk show host "Dr. Phil" McGraw to hire someone to give his wife "a terrific scare" by kidnapping her and locking her in a truck of a car was sentenced Tuesday to six months in jail and ordered to undergo mental health counseling With the man's wife, five grown children and several friends looking on, Ozaukee County Circuit Judge Tom R. Wolfgram also sentenced Ronald J. Schueller to three years...
  • Deputy Fires at Car Driven by 12-Year-Old

    06/27/2005 10:19:12 AM PDT · by Nachum · 57 replies · 1,895+ views
    Yahoo News ^ | June 27, 2005 | Yahoo
    LAKELAND, Fla. - A sheriff's deputy trying to stop an erratic driver fired at the car when it lurched toward him, not realizing a 12-year-old girl was behind the wheel, officials said. Neither she nor her 6-year-old brother were hit. Deputy Chris Hillsgrove and a colleague pursued the car Sunday, eventually blocking it between their two patrol cars. When the deputies exited their vehicles, the car lurched forward and backward into the two cars, then drove toward Hillsgrove, Polk County Sheriff's spokeswoman Michal Shanley said. "He, fearing for his life, fired several shots at the oncoming vehicle and managed to...