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These veterans, many of them wounded or diagnosed with PTSD, receive help from The Healing Box Project, a program that teaches veterans how to play guitar.

These veterans, many of them wounded or diagnosed with PTSD, receive help from The Healing Box Project, a program that teaches veterans how to play guitar. BENNITO L. KELTY Columbia Missourian In the middle of a circle of veterans, Dave Dunklee slowly pronounced the vowels of “Mississippi.” With each vowel, Read more…

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Manatee no longer listed as endangered.

The West Indian manatee will now be considered threatened — a marker of progress in the species’ recovery. Officials have said that the “downlisting” does not change federal and state protections for the animals, which were put on the endangered list in March 1967. They say the move shows various Read more…