Army

Bills Would Award Congressional Gold Medal to Army Rangers of WWII »

05:54 pm | For one veteran who fought through the crossfires of German heavy machine guns in the D-Day landings, receiving a Congressional Gold Medal on behalf of his service and that of his World War…

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Veteran follows father’s path as Army Ranger, serves in Cold War field artillery »

05:52 pm | During World War II, Terry Toler’s father deployed overseas as a combat engineer but was later recruited to become a member of an elite special operations force known as the Army Rangers. Decades…

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Tim Tebow got crushed by two Army Rangers in a military obstacle course »

05:32 pm | Tim Tebow attempted a military obstacle course with two Army Best Ranger Competition winners. Tebow, a great athlete, was crushed by both men. Tebow first lost a race to scale four walls. He…

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Baldwin cosponsors bill to award WWII Army Ranger Veterans with Congressional Gold Medals »

04:48 pm | WASHINGTON, D.C. (WMTV)– U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin announced her support for bipartisan legislation to to award the U.S. Army Ranger Veterans of World War II with the Congressional Gold Medal. “The brave veterans…

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Inside Delta Force, the secretive Army Special Forces soldiers »

04:41 pm | The 1st Special Forces Operational Detachment-Delta (SFOD-D) unit, otherwise known as Delta Force, was involved in the US’s successful raid on the compound of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. The highly secretive unit…

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MILITARY MATTERS: Auburn baseball team trains like Army Rangers »

04:31 pm | “It’s going to be tough but the rangers have to do it, so I’m going to go in there and learn how not to quit, how to keep fighting, get through it,” said…

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Navy

SERVING OUR VETERANS: US Service Academies – ThePierceCountyTribune.com | Rugby, Pierce County and North Dakota news, sports and information »

05:54 pm | Earlier this month the United States Naval Academy celebrated its 174th anniversary. It was founded on October 10, 1845.…

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Locals help United States Naval Academy capture water polo championship »

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U.S. Naval Academy Now Offers Satanic Temple Study Group for Midshipmen »

05:31 pm | The U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md., one of the most prestigious educational institutions in the country, is now…

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Naval Academy midshipman charged with sexually assaulting three students, breaking into sleeping quarters »

04:48 pm | While on active duty in February 2018, Keago broke into the dorm room of another midshipman and had sex…

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No, the US Naval Academy isn’t offering ‘satanic services’ — but not for the reason you think »

04:41 pm | The U.S. Naval Academy has a message for the burgeoning satanists in its ranks: you can study Satan as…

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PCU John F. Kennedy Crew Marks another Milestone, Flooding of Dry Dock »

04:34 pm | NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) — Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) marked another milestone leading up to…

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Air Force

AF Academy welcomes guests with extended visiting hours »

05:54 pm | By U.S. Air Force Academy, U.S. Air Force Academy Public Affairs / Published November 19, 2019 Visitors to the U.S. Air Force Academy without Defense Department credentials can now enter…

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Artwork celebrating fall of Berlin Wall unveiled at Air Force Academy »

05:52 pm | By Janine Dreger, U.S. Air Force Academy Public Affairs / Published November 14, 2019 Colorado artist Veryl Goodnight is shown in the McDermott Library at the U.S. Air Force Academy,…

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Air Force Academy senior relishes dad in stands after prison release »

05:32 pm | “There were times when I crawled into bed and cried,” said Rodrigues, who lives in Altus, Oklahoma, and works as a budget analyst. “But how can I ever complain, when…

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Marines

The Marine Corps Is Changing How It Promotes Sergeants and Staff Sergeants. Here’s How »

05:54 pm | Corporals need the opportunity to be corporals before they become sergeants. That’s what Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps Troy Black told…

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Marine who lost legs to IED in Afghanistan competes in half-marathon races, finds sobriety »

05:54 pm | They met Parker on Dec. 11, 2016, the morning marking his sixth “Alive Day,” the anniversary of his surviving the blast in…

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Corps filmed battalion formation where 16 Marines were arrested for human smuggling allegations » Georgia couple searches for owner of lost Marine Corp ring »

LGBTQ slurs, pretending a chain gun was his penis, investigation into battalion commander fired in middle of MEU deployment shows »

05:54 pm | At the Gerosuia meeting, Mainz would hold a “tribal council” along with the battalion’s sergeant major, executive officer, operations chief, gunner, company commanders, company first sergeants, other staff officers and…

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Wreath-laying ceremony honors Marine Corps veterans’ Honor, Courage, C »

05:54 pm | Arlington, VA — Ahead of Veterans Day, Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps Troy E. Black recognized the service of Marine Corps veterans during a private ceremony at Arlington National…

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