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A Look Back: Marines save bell as building burns at 1904 World’s Fair
> http://www.stripes.com/news/marine-corps/a-look-back-marines-save-bell-as-building-burns-at-1904-world-s-fair-1.197546?localLinksEnabled=false
> Missouri’s official contribution to the 1904 World’s Fair was a grand Romanesque building on the crest of Government Hill in Forest Park. The statue atop its golden dome towered 180 feet above the lawn.

> Report: Germany to deploy missiles on Turkey-Syria border
> http://www.stripes.com/news/europe/report-germany-to-deploy-missiles-on-turkey-syria-border-1.197544?localLinksEnabled=false
> Germany plans to deploy Patriot surface-to-air missiles along NATO partner Turkey’s border with war-torn Syria, a German newspaper reported Saturday.

> Afghan 2014 election already raising hopes and fears
> http://www.stripes.com/news/middle-east/afghan-2014-election-already-raising-hopes-and-fears-1.197524?localLinksEnabled=false
> With so much at stake, there are some signs that Afghanistan’s notoriously fractured and self-interested political class could rise to the occasion. A lot can go wrong between now and the spring of 2014, however. >.
> Lewis-McChord Stryker unit sustains 1st fatality in latest deployment
> http://www.stripes.com/news/navy/lewis-mcchord-stryker-unit-sustains-1st-fatality-in-latest-deployment-1.197522?localLinksEnabled=false
> A Joint Base Lewis-McChord Stryker brigade that just this month hit the ground in Afghanistan has lost the first soldier of this deployment. .
> National Guard troops train at community college facility
> http://www.stripes.com/news/navy/national-guard-troops-train-at-community-college-facility-1.197521?localLinksEnabled=false
> Soldiers in Company D of the 112th Infantry Regiment, based in Hamburg, Berks County, use community college campus to hone their skills and learn new ones. >.
> Tenn. Marine who lost both legs in Afghanistan comes home
> http://www.stripes.com/news/navy/tenn-marine-who-lost-both-legs-in-afghanistan-comes-home-1.197520?localLinksEnabled=false > An East Tennessee Marine wounded in Afghanistan could be home to stay. .

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