Obama Taps General Dubie For Top Military Post

Adjutant General Michael Dubie has been nominated as the deputy commander of the United States Northern Command, the military’s unified command in charge of protecting U.S. territory and providing military support for civil authorities in the event of a national emergency.

National Guard Assists In Flood Relief

A crew of National Guard troops is in the Champlain Islands today helping residents deal with the ongoing flood. More than 400 homes have already been damaged and three destroyed as the lake has risen to historic highs. Video: Visitors Look At Lake Champlain Flooding