National Guard

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National Guard Called In To Keep Peace In Baltimore

National Guardsmen took up positions across the city and hundreds of volunteers began sweeping the streets of broken glass and other debris Tuesday, the morning after riots erupted following the funeral of a black man who died in police custody.

04/28/2015

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Obama: Too Many Troubling Police Interactions With Blacks

“There’s no excuse for the kind of violence that we saw yesterday,” Obama said. “It is counterproductive. When individuals get crowbars and start prying open doors to loot, they’re not protesting, they’re not making a statement, they’re stealing.”

04/28/2015

Reggie Wayne #87 of the Indianapolis Colts. (credit: Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Reggie Wayne’s 4 Most Ridiculous Colts Training Camp Entrances

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne has earned a reputation for his flashy training camp arrivals and this year was no different. In keeping with tradition, Wayne stepped up his training camp arrival game.

07/24/2014

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Washington Wildfire Burns Through Alp-Like Terrain

A wind-fueled wildfire chased people from nearly 900 homes in Washington state as it burned through a landscape so reminiscent of the Alps a nearby village adopted a Bavarian theme to attract tourists.

CBS Seattle–07/17/2014

Avalanche dog Aico searches for a person buried by snow during a training on Jan. 17, 2013. (credit: KARL-JOSEF HILDENBRAND/AFP/Getty Images)

12 People Dead In Avalanches Nationally This Season After 2 Killed In Oregon

Two backcountry skiers were killed and two others were seriously injured when an avalanche in eastern Oregon’s Wallowa Mountains hit a party of eight, officials said.

02/12/2014

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Search Resumes In Idaho For Plane, Passengers

Search and rescue teams are combing the Idaho backcountry on ground and by air for a single-engine plane piloted by a California software executive who lost contact with air traffic controllers Sunday.

CBS Seattle–12/03/2013

Mitt Romney speaks to the National Guard Association (Photo by David Calvert/Getty Images)

Opinion: Even On 9/11 Obama And Romney Can’t Resist Political Attacks

The thought of going an entire day without political campaigning out respect of those who lost their lives on 9/11/2001 was a nice and extremely appropriate thought. However, disappointing to many, it wasn’t the respectful day totally without political bickering that was expected by many who were watching and listening.

09/12/2012

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New US Law Allows Use Of Military Reservists In Domestic Disasters

As hurricane season arrives, governors have a new resource to call upon in the event of a major disaster: military reservists.

08/30/2012

Wildfires Burn On Florida-Georgia Border

Central WA Fire Now 25% Contained

WA fire management officials said the fire is now 25 percent contained, up from 10 percent, in the fire that broke out Tuesday near Cle Elum, WA.

08/15/2012

File photo of women breast-feeding. (Photo Credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Washington Air National Guard: Two Mothers Photographed In Uniform While Breast-Feeding Were Wrong

The Washington Air National Guard says two nursing mothers were wrong to be photographed in uniform while breast-feeding their babies.

06/01/2012