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Two late climbers were rescued on the Mount Earnslaw side near Glenorchy this morning. A police media spokeswoman said the couple were late yesterday afternoon. Alpine Rescue Team member Chris Prudden said they were at the Esquilant bivouac this morning, about 2,200 meters on the Mount Earnslaw side, and they were supposed to be safe …

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) – Nelson Henry, Jr. waited 75 years for a pivotal moment. It is at this moment that the army qualifies its discharge of “honorable”. “I was in disbelief,” said the 96-year-old veteran. “I couldn’t believe this would happen.” Henry’s recent honor was at the center of the Veterans Day celebration at The Watermark …

On Veterans Day this year, in a nation now grateful for military service of all kinds, nearly 500,000 former military personnel are not included in our official expressions of gratitude. These forgotten men and women have had the misfortune of leaving active service with what is called “bad paper”. This means that they were demobilized …