Army

Thunder in the sky: Soldiers demonstrate power and lethality in field artillery exercise »

12:23 pm | 1 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A gun crew with B Battery, 2nd Battalion, 3rd Artillery Regiment, Division Artillery, 1st Armored Division performs immediate action maintenance on their M777A2 howitzer…

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Army National Guard plays vital role in massive state drug bust »

12:22 pm | 1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A pair of LUH-72 Lakotas of the 185th Aviation Regiment are parked next to a marijuana field in Jefferson Davis County, Miss., Aug. 17,…

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New Ordnance Crucible competition tests Soldier training »

12:22 pm | 1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Team members from 264th CSSB 3RD Expeditionary Sustainment Command Fort Bragg, N.C. navigate a field problem during the Ammo Transfer Handling Point (ATHP) of…

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4 Army Rangers Killed in Explosion in Southern Thailand »

12:17 pm | Thailand police say a roadside bomb blast in the country’s restive southern region has killed four army rangers. Authorities say five other rangers and a civilian were wounded in the explosion Friday in…

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Rangers gather to honor one of their own as he fights his last battles »

12:00 pm | Christine and John Dorval Minatra with twin sons Larry, left, and Barry.(Photo: Submitted) John Dorval Minatra has been honored for his military service many times, but a Sunday ceremony at Community Care of…

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South Carolina Army National Guard conducts high-water rescues after Irma »

12:00 pm | 1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – U.S. Soldiers assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 218th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade, South Carolina Army National Guard complete a high-water rescue mission by transporting…

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Navy

NAS Key West Commanding Officer Authorizes All Personnel and Families to Return »

12:22 pm | JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (NNS) — Naval Air Station (NAS) Key West Commanding Officer Capt. Bobby Baker has authorized the return…

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Task Force 52 Hosts UK/US Mine Countermeasures Exercise »

12:22 pm | MANAMA, Bahrain (NNS) — The U.S. Navy and Royal navy completed U.K./U.S. Mine Countermeasures Exercise (MCMEX) 17-3, a quarterly…

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Truman Sailor Selected for Elite Cooking Exercise »

12:22 pm | ATLANTIC OCEAN (NNS) — A USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) Sailor will have the opportunity to heat things…

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Navy Awards Contract for Columbia Class Submarine Development »

12:22 pm | WASHINGTON (NNS) — The Navy awarded a $5.1 billion contract to General Dynamics Electric Boat for Integrated Product and…

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Northcom Providing Disaster Relief Following Hurricane Maria »

12:21 pm | PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. (NNS) — U.S. Northern Command is fully engaged with federal, state and local mission…

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NAVSUP FLC San Diego Supports Mexico Humanitarian Assistance Efforts »

12:21 pm | SAN DIEGO (NNS) — NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) San Diego personnel assisted in the coordination and delivery of…

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Air Force

Cadet in charge of rape prevention programs charged with rape … »

12:17 pm | An Air Force Academy cadet who was a leader in rape prevention programs has been charged with sexual assault, reports said. Senior cadet Steven Fox from the U.S. Air Force…

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Education Secretary Tours Air Force Academy to Tout Innovation »

12:00 pm | The U.S. secretary of education toured the Air Force Academy campus, chatted with cadets over lunch and even hopped into the cockpit of a T-53 aircraft training simulator during a…

Sep 18 2017 / Comments Off / Read More »

AF Academy cadet’s journey on America’s Got Talent »

11:55 am | LOS ANGELES (AFNS) — For the 15 members of the singing group, In the Stairwell, a journey that began in fall 2016, culminates at the Dolby Theater on America’s Got…

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Marines

Marine Corps will get its first female infantry officer »

12:16 pm | The few, the proud will soon have a female infantry officer – a historic first in the nearly 250-year history of the…

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US government watchdog calls for changes in Afghan training effort »

12:16 pm | WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Even as thousands of additional American troops head to Afghanistan, a U.S. government watchdog is warning that tens of…

Sep 22 2017 / Comments Off / Read More »
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Marine Corps following Army’s lead and adopting a new, smaller … »

12:16 pm | A soldier outfitted with the US Army’s Modular Handgun System during tests at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, August 27, 2017. US Army photo by Lewis Perkins The Army plans to…

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Marine Corps to have 1st female infantry officer »

12:16 pm | For the first time in its nearly 250-year history, the United States Marine Corps will have a female infantry officer after she graduates from an infantry officer course on Monday,…

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