Army

Army Ranger in NFL to Kaepernick: America ‘Providing You $16 Million a Year’ »

12:54 am | A Pittsburgh Steelers tackle who served three deployments to Afghanistan questions Colin Kaepernick’s decision to sit during the national anthem. “I don’t know if the most effective way is to sit down during…

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Former Army Ranger, current Steelers LT says Kaepernick’s method isn’t “most effective” »

12:50 am | Getty Images Steelers offensive tackle Alejandro Villanueva, who graduated from West Point and did three tours of duty as an Army Ranger in Afghanistan before starting his NFL career, told reporters Monday that…

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Former Army Ranger has new ‘brotherhood’ with CCU football team »

12:42 am | As a retired sergeant of the 75th Ranger Regiment and having done four tours of duty in Afghanistan, Matthew Fletcher has had a tough time adapting to a civilian lifestyle. But playing football…

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US Soldiers in Iraq Seek to Turn Volunteers into Iraqi Rangers »

12:41 am | Soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division are running a Ranger-style training program for Iraqi forces at Camp Taji near Baghdad to develop advanced warfighting skills among selected Iraqi army officers and enlisted personnel.…

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John Tortorella Says He’ll Bench Any US Hockey Player Who Sits For Anthem »

12:38 am | By Will Burchfield@burchie_kid Should any American player decide to emulate Colin Kaepernick at the upcoming World Cup of Hockey, he won’t touch the ice. That comes from U.S. head coach John Tortorella, who made…

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Those Who Served: UI student wore many hats as Army Ranger medic in Afghanistan – Champaign/Urbana News »

12:26 am | URBANA — In five deployments to Afghanistan, Staff Sgt. Brent Blackwell was a medic for an elite unit, the Army Rangers, who “surgically went after the bad guys.” As a Ranger himself, Blackwell,…

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Navy

Ike Departs Jebel Ali »

12:56 am | JEBEL ALI, United Arab Emirates (NNS) — Sailors assigned to USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) (Ike), Carrier Air…

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USS Chancellorsville Arrives in Guam »

12:56 am | APRA HARBOR, Guam (NNS) — Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Chancellorsville (CG 62) arrived in Guam for a routine port…

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Stennis Helps Beautify Bremerton »

12:56 am | BREMERTON, Washington (NNS) — USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors participated in the Beautify Bremerton community service event…

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Deadline Approaching for Alternate Combination Cover Wear Date »

12:56 am | WASHINGTON (NNS) — The Oct. 31 deadline for wear of the Alternative Combination Cover (ACC) is approaching and Navy…

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U.S. Naval War College hosts 22nd International Seapower Symposium »

12:56 am | NEWPORT, R.I. (NNS) — U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, Rhode Island welcomed the 22nd edition of the…

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Black Dart Exercise Tests Counter—UAS Capabilities Aboard USS Jason Dunham, USS Lassen »

12:56 am | GULF OF MEXICO (NNS) — Guided-missile destroyers USS Jason Dunham (DDG 109) and USS Lassen (DDG 82) tested counter-unmanned…

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Air Force

Air Force hosts service academy rival Navy »

12:54 am | Sept. 26, 2016 Weekly Release  Air Force vs. Navy Saturday, Oct. 1, 1:30 p.m. MT, Falcon StadiumPresented by USAA   BROADCAST INFORMATION Television: CBS Sports Network Carter Blackburn (play-by-play) Aaron…

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Air Force Academy issues alert to patients who underwent colonoscopies, enteroscopies »

12:50 am | U.S.: Shell that hit Iraqi base contained sulfur-mustard agent by Robert Burns, The Associated Press The top U.S. general said Thursday that an Islamic State rocket that hit a military…

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Concert at Air Force Academy provides CDOT chance to test traffic … »

12:42 am | The North Gate of the United States Air Force Academy. Photo from the USAFA website.  The Colorado Department of Transportation will use a concert at the Air Force Academy Saturday…

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Marines

Marine Corps may replace ‘The Few, The Proud’ as its recr | Marine … »

12:54 am | The Marine Corps has been known for their recruiting slogans dating back at least a century to “Tell That To The Marines.”…

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St. Joseph (N.J.) honors Marine killed in Afghanistan on patriotic appreciation day »

12:54 am | Minutes after his team completed a near flawless performance in a 41-6 drubbing of Colonia (N.J.), St. Joseph (Metchuchen) High School football…

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Marine Corps Jet Crashes Off the Coast of Okinawa, Pilot Rescued »

12:54 am | A U.S. Marine Corps pilot ejected safely from a Harrier jet that crashed into the Pacific Ocean off the coast of the Japanese island of Okinawa Thursday, the U.S. Pacific…

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The Marines won’t promote anyone to gunny who hasn’t comp … »

12:54 am | Marines hoping to make staff sergeant and gunnery sergeant in the next year will have to finish the new professional military education requirements. Starting Oct. 1, sergeants must complete the…

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