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Fort Bragg soldiers who last saw paratrooper alive face conspiracy, drug charges

Fayetteville Observer 21 Jan 2022
Landrum also allegedly denied drugs were involved in the trip, the document states, and in another instance he omitted the presence of an individual when he told investigators that on the night Roman-Martinez went missing, one soldier was sleeping, another was fishing and another was watching the fishing soldier.

1,800-Year-Old Iron Mask of Roman Soldier Unearthed in Ancient City Points to Imperial Garrison in Turkey

The Epoch Times 19 Jan 2022
Ersin Çelikbaş, of Karabük University, explained that the structure where the mask fragment was located is believed to have been used for military defenses by a Roman garrison.

Detectorists Find “Paranormal Paracetamol” in Fossilized Human Waste

Ancient Origins 19 Jan 2022
Beasley thinks the silver tablet engraved with the word Jesus might have been “seen by thousands of Roman soldiers before a battle.” ... So, it appears Beasley might indeed be right in stating the silver artifact was a “paranormal paracetamol” that a Roman soldier might have eaten to ease a stomach complaint.

Officials Recover 1,900-Year-Old Roman Coins, Bronze Jug From Trunk of Suspicious Vehicle in Jerusalem

The Epoch Times 18 Jan 2022
... 1,900 years ago—inside the trunk of the vehicle, Lev HaBira detectives found a box containing ancient “battle spoils” captured from Roman soldiers by Jewish rebels during the Second Jewish Revolt.

Treasure hunters discover Greco Roman artefact they call the ‘paranormal paracetamol’

Greek City Times 16 Jan 2022
Constantine I, also known as Constantine the Great, was a Roman emperor reigning from 306 to 337 ... He suspects people used it to cure ailments, as Romans thought Christ protected them from danger ... ‘There are Greek letters that depicted the name Christ on the tablet, which was seen by thousands of Roman soldiers before a battle.

BUDDY SCOTT: Even the Dead Sea can find salvation

The Facts 15 Jan 2022
Editor’s note. This column first appeared in the July 11, 2015, edition of The Facts. High atop King Herod’s fortress of Masada, where the Jews carried out a mass suicide of 960 community members to prevent themselves from falling into the cruel hands of conquering Roman soldiers, I surveyed the Dead Sea ... kAmx? 255.E.@?k^Am ... ....

Soldier who made 911 call in case of decapitated Fort Bragg paratrooper now faces charges

Fayetteville Observer 14 Jan 2022
Roman-Martinez was last seen alive May 22, 2020, when he was camping with seven other soldiers, according to an August news release from the Army Criminal Investigation Command ... The autopsy report notes that the soldiers camping with Roman-Martinez provided no explanation of his death.

Army Files Charges in Mysterious Fort Bragg Beheading Case

Rollingstone 13 Jan 2022
The US Army has filed criminal charges related to the case of Enrique Roman-Martinez, a 21-year-old soldier in the 82nd Airborne Division whose ...

The first known case of chemical warfare

Heritage Daily 10 Jan 2022
Around AD 256, the Sassanian Empire under Shapur I laid siege to Dura-Europos, in which archaeologists were able to pinpoint the year from a coin found on the remains of a fallen Roman soldier ... The Romans then dug a series of countermines to stop the incursions, but in the ensuing struggle the Persians won the battle.

Hike and seek: 10 great UK winter walks with a surprise discovery

The Observer 09 Jan 2022
Depending on whom you believe, this is either one of the moor’s many cup-and-ring carvings, dating from the bronze age, or the chisel work of a homesick Roman soldier copying the Camunian rose patterns found in the hills of Italy ... The Chattri on the South Downs, in honour of Indian soldiers who died in the first world war.

Musings: Asteroids approaching gives us chance to practice peace

The Columbia Daily Herald 09 Jan 2022
QUESTION. My wife was terrified a few weeks ago because she saw a news headline saying that a football-field-sized asteroid was about to approach the earth. I told her it was ridiculous ... ANSWER ... The headline was scary, but the whole story was not ... To all of us ... He didn’t try to convince them that the Roman soldiers weren’t mean ... ....

Veteran Canadian pairs duo on Olympic team after withdrawal

Rapid City Journal 09 Jan 2022
The Canadian championships, however, are just one of the criteria for qualifying ... Noem's replacement to lead state appraiser program resigns Daniel Vito Rasmussen 111 South Dakota soldiers to deploy to Guantanamo Bay. Keegan Messing and Roman Sadovsky are Canada’s men’s singles entries and Madeline Schizas earned the one berth in women’s singles ... ....

A Crack in the Rock of Peter

The American Spectator 09 Jan 2022
This is the most servile region of the free state of Florida, and the Archdiocese of Miami followed the sheep rather than lead them, by reimposing the mask mandate in every Mass. With their statement Wednesday, Catholic leaders proved they’re more scared of a sissy virus than their forebearers once were of Roman soldiers raiding the catacombs ... .

What we’ll be wearing in spring 2022: mini skirts, over-the-knee boots and vibrant colours... but make it sustainable

Irish Independent 08 Jan 2022
The mini skirt suit is a lovely addition to the SS22 edit, full of retro charm and an opportunity to show off your pins ... Laced-up sandals bring us back to earth, whether it’s a flatform at Chloé or Roman soldier style at Valentino and Dior, and coin embellisment at Altuzarra ... BUY ... BUY ... BUY ... BUY.

A Skull Goes Skulking: Bizarre Theft from 518-year-old Haunted Pub

Ancient Origins 06 Jan 2022
A haunted pub in England, that brands itself as being the “most haunted” in the city of York has suffered a most peculiar loss ...Help needed ... Another is of a 16th to 17th century redcoat—a British Army soldier—called One Eyed Jack ... Even the ghosts of Roman soldiers, who would have to predate the pub-inn, have been sighted in its cellars ... Top image ... .

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