Army

West Point welcomes future cadets on R-day »

11:41 am | WEST POINT, N.Y. (June 30, 2015) — In 2014, close to 21 million students enrolled in the more than 5,000 undergraduate colleges and universities in the United States. Of that, only 4,591 attend…

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Tactical reconnaissance vehicle project eyes hoverbike for defense »

11:40 am | ADELPHI, Md. (July 1, 2015) — The U.S. Army Research Laboratory, or ARL, has been exploring the tactical reconnaissance vehicle, or TRV, concept for nearly nine months and is evaluating the hoverbike technology…

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Army South, partner armies work together to develop enlisted leaders »

11:40 am | FORT BENNING, Ga. (July 1, 2015) — More than 20 senior enlisted leaders from Brazil and Colombia visited Fort Benning, Georgia, and Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, June 14-25, to discuss increasing the…

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What political campaigns can learn from Army Rangers »

11:36 am | Ever been in a 23-hour firefight with the Taliban? If you have, you know they suck. My unit and I managed to get through one of those on Election Day in Afghanistan—September 18,…

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Infantryman takes silver in DOD Warrior Games shot put »

10:46 am | QUANTICO, Va. (Army News Service, June 24, 2015) — During his inaugural competition at the Department of Defense Warrior Games track and field events, June 23, veteran Army infantryman Spc. Haywood Range III…

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Soldiers score home run during Army Day at Nationals Park »

10:46 am | WASHINGTON (Army News Service, June 26, 2015) — Batter up! The Washington Nationals Major League Baseball team stepped up to the plate for Army Day, June 25. The team honored Soldiers during their…

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Navy

Raising the Flag: Rota Shines Red, White, Blue »

11:40 am | ROTA, Spain (NNS) — Service members assigned to Commander, U.S. Naval Activities Spain gathered around the flagpole to raise…

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GW Sailors Trained to "Step Up, Step In" »

11:40 am | PHILIPPINE SEA (NNS) — Bystander intervention, as defined by training facilitators on board the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George…

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Navy Region Singapore Services Help Sailors and Their Families Enjoy Southeast Asia »

11:40 am | SINGAPORE (NNS) — Sailors and their families stationed in Singapore are taking advantage of improved Morale, Warfare, and Recreation…

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All Clear at Washington D.C. Navy Yard »

11:40 am | WASHINGTON (NNS) — At 12:03 p.m. the all clear was given at the Washington Navy Yard after a 7:29…

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MCPON’s 4th of July Message »

11:40 am | WASHINGTON (NNS) — Shipmates and Navy Families, As we celebrate America’s birthday and 239 years of independence, let us…

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SECNAV Announces New Maternity Leave Policy »

11:40 am | WASHINGTON (NNS) — Secretary Ray Mabus triples maternity leave: 18 weeks for women in the Navy and Marine Corps.…

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Air Force

Pathologist: Air Force Academy cadet committed suicide »

11:36 am | Cadet 1st Class Alexandre Quiros’ official photograph, taken during his junior year.(Photo: Air Force Academy) An Air Force Academy cadet who died in April stabbed himself to death, the forensic…

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Air Force Academy engineering students get hands-on experience building … »

10:40 am | The cadets built a pair of one-bedroom hogans, octagonal houses that will be given to needy Navajo Nation residents. “Our students are given a great opportunity to get hands-on experience,”…

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Air Force Academy performs concert at Five Rocks June 28 »

10:06 am | Courtesy Photo Air Force Academy Concert performance at Five Rocks June 28 The United States Air Force Academy Band members enjoy visiting with individuals who attend their concerts as much…

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Casey announces Luzerne County student appointed to US Air Force Academy – Wilkes Barre Times »

10:03 am | WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, D-Scranton, announced Thursday that Luzerne County student Jeffrey Austin has received an appointment to attend…

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Three Delaware Guard members bound for Air Force Academy »

09:58 am | U.S. Air Force Airmen 1st Class Ryan Weber, Sharon Dominguez and Luke McFadden of the Delaware Air National Guard are bound for…

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Marines

Top jobs in the Marine Corps offer big bonuses, great promotion rates »

11:36 am | Reconnaissance men provide security during a training event. Their career field remains one of the Corps’ hottest, with re-enlistment bonuses worth up…

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A-Rod Makes Wish of Marine Afghanistan Veteran Come True »

11:35 am | by William Bigelow2 Jul 20150 Alex Rodriguez made one Marine veteran and his son very happy on Wednesday at Angel Stadium of…

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Dunford: Marines need more sea-basing options in the Pacific »

11:36 am | Members of the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit board an MV-22B Osprey on the amphibious transport dock ship San Diego. Commandant Gen. Joseph Dunford said Marines need more access to ships…

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Robert Neller Picked As Next Marine Corps Commandant »

11:36 am | Lt. Gen. Robert Neller has been tapped for the position of commandant of the Marine Corps by the White House, Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced on Wednesday. “One year ago,…

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Coast Guard