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Soldier wounded in shooting at Fort Dix - Military officials are investigating a shooting at Fort Dix the left at least one soldier wounded Saturday night. - Sat, 05 Apr 2014

Soldier wounded in accidental shooting at Fort Dix, report says - Early reports say the soldier accidentally shot himself in the armpit, according to a BNN alert, a police monitoring service - Sat, 05 Apr 2014

Pa. contractor admits to worker shake-down - NBC40.net - CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) - The principal of a Pennsylvania construction company that did work at New Jersey's Fort Dix has admitted his role in a kickback scheme. - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Military investigating accidental shooting at Fort Dix: Report - Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines... - Sat, 05 Apr 2014

Pa. contractor admits to worker shake-down - The principal of a Pennsylvania construction company that did work at New Jersey's Fort Dix has admitted his role in a kickback scheme. - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Army fugitive back in Kansas prison after 37 years - TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Nearly 40 years after James Robert Jones walked away from the famed prison at Fort Leavenworth, he returned to military custody this week to find the historic structure gone and the corrections system changed. - Thu, 20 Mar 2014

Escaped murderer back behind bars after almost 40 years - TOPEKA, Kan. — Nearly 40 years after James Robert Jones walked away from the famed prison at Fort Leavenworth, he returned to military custody this week to find the historic... - Thu, 20 Mar 2014

Man convicted in 1974 Fort Dix murder is returned to Leavenworth prison 37 years after escape - James Robert Jones, 59, arrived back in Kansas on Tuesday and was placed at the U.S. Disciplinary Barracks where he is expected to serve out the remaining time on a 23-year sentence - Thu, 20 Mar 2014

Army fugitive returned to Kansas prison to finish term in 1974 slaying - TOPEKA, Kan. — About 37 years after James Robert Jones walked away from the famed prison at Fort Leavenworth, he returned to military custody this ... - Thu, 20 Mar 2014

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Marine wounded at NJ base shooting was hit by ricochet bullet, military says - NJ.com - The joint base, which straddles the border of Burlington and Ocean Counties about 20 miles south of Trenton, is an amalgamation of McGuire Air Force Base, the Army's Fort Dix and the Naval Air Engineering Station Lakehurst, which were merged in October ... - Sun, 06 Apr 2014

Army fugitive found in Florida after 37 years on the lam returns to Kansas ... - U.S. News & World Report - He was convicted of murder and assault in the 1974 killing of a fellow soldier at Fort Dix in New Jersey. He was serving a 23-year sentence at Fort Leavenworth — known as "The Castle" because of its high walls and towers — when he escaped in 1977.Army fugitive back in Kansas prison after 37 years - KMBC Kansas City - Thu, 20 Mar 2014

Gun Control, Veterans, and Why Fort Hood Matters - Wall St. Cheat Sheet - A similar extremist motivation was behind the Fort Dix plot in 2007, which was prevented beforehand, but the death of four in a shooting at Fort Dix in 2001 was not deemed terrorism related. At the time of the 2009 shooting, gun control became a topic ... - Thu, 03 Apr 2014

Army Reserve soldiers train in cyber defense operations - DVIDS - Just over 200 soldiers from the five battalions belonging to the Army Reserve Information Operations Command came together from across the U.S. to participate in their annual training. This year the training took place March 22-29 at Fort Dix, N.J. The ... - Tue, 01 Apr 2014

Sicklerville couple fights health battles as son rallies support - Gloucester County Times - NJ.com - To rally support around the pair — who met 41 years ago at Fort Dix, where Luanne worked as a dental assistant and Jeff a military police officer, and married four months later — their son, also named Jeff, set up a GoFundMe page to help with medical ... - Sat, 19 Apr 2014

US Marine guard shot to death by another guard in NC - NJ.com - The shooting, which is under investigation by the Naval Criminal Investigative Service, occurred just three days after a shooting took place on a firing range at Fort Dix in New Jersey. In the Fort Dix shooting, believed to be accidental, a soldier was ... - Wed, 09 Apr 2014

US spent over $740 billion on security issues since 9/11 - The News International - On May 7, 2007 six men were arrested after attempting an attack on the Fort Dix military base at New Jersey. Four of the men received life sentences, one man received five years in prison and the other received 33. On June 3, 2007, four men were ... - Sat, 19 Apr 2014

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