Army

Speed of innovation key in Army Operating Concept »

12:46 pm | WASHINGTON (Army News Service, Oct. 17, 2014) — Both the Army and America’s adversaries enhance their prowess on the battlefield with technological innovation. But to be successful against an array of unknown enemies,…

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Carson: Changes needed in Army’s ‘archaic’ retention, promotion system »

12:46 pm | WASHINGTON (Army News Service, Oct. 17, 2014) — The Army needs to make serious institutional changes in order to retain and develop the best Soldiers, the Army’s under secretary said. “We have a…

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Army Cyber capabilities increasing to include Guard, Reserve »

12:46 pm | WASHINGTON (Army News Service, Oct. 17, 2014) — The Army’s top cyberspace experts said increasing digital capabilities of the force include 11 cyber protection brigades in the National Guard, and 400 more cyber…

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Three Dozen Women Have Applied to be Army Ranger School Advisers »

12:45 pm | (Story was updated to include revised number of applicants.) More than three dozen women have applied to be advisers at the U.S. Army’s elite Ranger School so far, an official said. The service…

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Ethics codes don’t work unless internalized, expert says »

12:03 pm | WASHINGTON (Army News Service, Oct. 14, 2014) — “Would you kill a POW?” Dr. Shannon E. French once asked a Soldier. “Of course not,” the Soldier replied. French then elaborated, describing the hypothetical…

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Better gear under evaluation for both winter, tropical climates »

12:03 pm | WASHINGTON (Army News Service, Oct. 14, 2014) — Up in Alaska, the Army is looking to evaluate some new winter weather gear for Soldiers, including newer face masks, better gloves, and more modern…

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Navy

NYPD Celebrates Navy’s 239th Birthday »

12:49 pm | NEW YORK (NNS) — Members of New York Police Department (NYPD) honored their dual heritage as police officers and…

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VCNO Visits MA Apprentice School »

12:49 pm | SAN ANTONIO (NNS) — Vice Chief of Naval Operations (VCNO), Adm. Michelle Howard visited Naval Technical Training Center (NTTC)…

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USNA Hosts ‘Girls Only’ STEM Day »

12:49 pm | ANNAPOLIS, Md. (NNS) — The U.S. Naval Academy’s (USNA) Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) program hosted a “Girls…

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U.S. Navy’s Overseas Force Structure Changes Underscore Commitment to the Asia—Pacific »

12:48 pm | PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (NNS) — The U.S. Navy announced today that the ballistic missile defense (BMD)-capable guided-missile destroyers USS…

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Navy’s New CAP Policy—— 5 Things You Need to Know »

12:48 pm | WASHINGTON (NNS) — Earlier this year, the Chief of Naval Personnel announced updates to the Command Advancement Program (CAP)…

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USS Constitution Conducts Final Underway Demonstration Until 2018 »

12:48 pm | BOSTON (NNS) — The crew of USS Constitution embarked on their final Boston Harbor underway demonstration aboard Old Ironsides…

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Air Force

Alaska-Anchorage beats Air Force, 4-1 »

12:45 pm | Oct. 19, 2014 Box Score  Oct. 18, 2014 FAIRBANKS, Alaska. –Alaska-Anchorage never trailed in the game and beat Air Force, 4-1, in the second round of the Brice Alaska Goal…

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Air Force Academy won’t release review of athletic department »

12:02 pm | The Air Force Academy’s athletic department got a passing grade in an inspector general’s review of programs that followed a player misconduct scandal. The rating of “effective” is essentially a…

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Energy Action Month spotlights Airmen impacting operations, Air Force’s … »

11:52 am |   Photos  October is Energy Action Month Download HiRes Energy Action Month spotlights Airmen impacting operations, Air Force’s Academy continues on energy-savings path Posted 10/10/2014   Updated 10/10/2014 Email story   Print story…

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Air Force Academy program helps wounded warriors find peace »

11:50 am | Each comes with four steel shoes and high-quality leather strapped to their back. These therapists of the Pine Valley Ranch Equestrian Center…

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Air Force Academy was a special place Fontenot »

11:35 am | Related Coverage COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (WWLP) – The United States Air Force Academy will be the site of the funeral of Lt.…

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Marines

Dunford takes over for Amos as commandant of the US Marine Corps »

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Viral video: Marine survives sniper shot to the helmet in Afghanistan »

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Marine detained in Filipino’s killing: Navy memo » news »

New dispute erupts over Marine commandant’s basic officer training »

12:45 pm | Gen. Jim Amos’ most dogged critics are not letting him quietly retire as commandant of the Marine Corps, raising fresh allegations of wrongdoing even as he prepares to end his…

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Marine under voluntary Ebola quarantine »

12:45 pm | An active-duty Marine has gone under voluntary quarantine and is watching for possible Ebola symptoms after learning he was on a flight with a nurse who is undergoing treatment for…

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