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Senior Enlisted Leaders Place Wreath at Tomb to Mark Armed Forces Day
ARLINGTON, Va., May 20 -- The U.S. Department of Defense's American Forces Press Service issued the following news:

By Jim Garamone

DoD News, Defense Media Activity

The senior enlisted leaders of the Defense Department and the Coast Guard placed a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery today to mark Armed Forces Day.

Army Command Sgt. Maj. John W. Troxell, the senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff; Sgt. Maj. of the Marine Corps Ronald L. Green, Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright, Master Chief Petty Officer of ... Show Full Article

45th Space Wing Enables Nation's Space Mission
PATRICK AIR FORCE BASE, Fla., May 20 -- The U.S. Air Force's 45th Space Wing issued the following news:

Space launches may soon be an almost weekly sight on Florida's Space Coast.

As the need for space lift grows globally, partnerships between the Air Force, other government agencies and the commercial space industry are enhancing the 45th Space Wing's vision of remaining the world's premier gateway to space.

With a mission of delivering assured space launch, range and combat capabilities for the nation, the space wing and its Eastern Range assets provide a vast network of radar, telemetry ... Show Full Article

President Donald J. Trump Proclaims May 21 Through May 27, 2017, as Emergency Medical Services Week
WASHINGTON, May 19 -- The White House issued the following proclamation:

During Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week, we express our gratitude for the hundreds of thousands of skilled personnel who help save lives in communities across the United States each year. Through the hard work and dedication of these career and volunteer first responders, Americans receive the finest emergency medical treatment in their most vulnerable moments. We also honor those EMS providers who have made the ultimate sacrifice and given their lives in the line of duty.

Day or night, in every city, suburb, rural ... Show Full Article

Mattis, Dunford, McGurk Cite Coalition Progress to Annihilate ISIS
WASHINGTON, May 19 -- The U.S. Department of Defense's American Forces Press Service issued the following news:

By Jim Garamone

DoD News, Defense Media Activity

The U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria will continue to build on the progress made to date to accelerate the campaign to annihilate the vicious group wherever it tries to form, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said during a Pentagon briefing today.

Mattis was accompanied by Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

The terror group seemed to appear from nowhere two ... Show Full Article

FERC Issues Letter Involving Columbia Gas of Ohio of Canonsburg
WASHINGTON, May 19 -- The U.S. Department of Energy's Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued the following letter involving Columbia Gas of Ohio, Canonsburg, Pa.:

Attention: Kenneth W. Christman

Assistant General Counsel

Columbia Gas of Ohio, Inc.

c/o NiSource Corporate Services Co.

121 Champion Way, Suite 100

Canonsburg, PA 15317

Reference: State-Approved Rate Change

Dear Mr. Christman:

On March 17, 2017, you filed a tariff record (1) pursuant to section 284.123(e) (2) of the Commission's regulations on behalf of Columbia Gas of Ohio, Inc. (COH), to reflect a change ... Show Full Article

David Peavler, Associate Director of Enforcement in Fort Worth Office, to Leave SEC
WASHINGTON, May 19 -- The Securities and Exchange Commission issued the following news release:

The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that David L. Peavler, Associate Director of Enforcement in the Fort Worth Regional Office, is leaving the agency this month after more than 15 years of service.

Mr. Peavler joined the SEC staff as a Staff Attorney and went on to serve as a Branch Chief and then an Assistant Director before being named Associate Director in November 2011. Mr. Peavler has supervised a staff of more than 60 attorneys and other professionals responsible for investigating ... Show Full Article

1st Buddhist Chaplain Meditates on Future
BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo., May 19 -- The U.S. Air Force Buckley Air Force Base (460th Space Wing) issued the following news:

By Airman 1st Class Holden S. Faul

460th Space Wing Public Affairs

The U.S. Air Force is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year with the theme of Breaking Barriers, highlighting how far it's come since 1947. Although every aspect of the USAF has been improved over that time, there are still no signs of slowing down.

In fact, Chaplain (1st Lt.) Brett Campbell, 460th Space Wing Buddhist chaplain, broke a barrier just this year by becoming the Air Force's ... Show Full Article