Army

Bliss Best Ranger team to go to Fort Benning for ‘ultimate test’ of fitness, readiness »

07:35 pm | CLOSE Capt. Jake Cortez, coach of this year’s Best Ranger team at Fort Bliss, is getting four soldiers ready for the Army-wide competition at Fort Benning, Ga. David Burge/El Paso Times Buy Photo…

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Last surviving member of famous "Darby’s Rangers" laid to rest »

07:19 pm | KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A decorated Army Ranger was laid to rest Thursday. First Sergeant (Retired) Frank Mattivi Sr., 99, or Excelsior Springs, Missouri, was a World War II combat Veteran. He’s the…

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Georgia senator to introduce measure to honor first black Army … – WSAV »

07:16 pm | FORT BENNING, Ga. (WRBL) — You’ve probably heard of the U.S. Army Rangers, the elite fighting force trained for decades at Fort Benning. You’ve also no doubt heard of the Korean War. But what…

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5th Brigade’s enlisted leader up for new challenges of serving in training unit »

07:07 pm | CLOSE Command Sgt. Maj. Bryan Barker, who has past ties to Fort Bliss, is glad to be back in the El Paso area and is ready to tackle the challenges of his new…

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Special Operations dogs set for new advanced tactical gear – Story … »

06:41 pm | U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Nicholas Farina U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Nicholas Farina Dogs serving with the elite Army Rangers may soon have new Tactical Vests and more gear to…

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Teacher-Soldier: National Guardsman educates the next generation »

06:20 pm | 1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Taking a moment between periods at the Horace Mann Middle School in Franklin Mass., English language arts teacher Gregory Kessler, poses in the hallway…

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Navy

Shaw receives appointment to Naval Academy »

07:35 pm |    The last few months have been very good for Ryan Shaw.  The senior at Alvin High School achieved…

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He paced Richland’s aerial attack and defense. Now he’s on track to fly for the Navy – Tri »

07:19 pm | Adam Weissenfels defended the Richland High School football team’s end zone for the past three years. Now he’s looking…

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Patriots’ Joe Cardona shares Navy connection with Bill Belichick – TwinCities.com »

07:16 pm | Win or lose in Sunday’s Super Bowl LII, Joe Cardona’s next few months only figure to get busier. In…

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From Annapolis to Congress? These Three Women Know Tough Missions »

07:07 pm | “It’s incredibly important that I decided to serve my country before deciding to run for office,” said Ms. Sherrill,…

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VCNO Discusses Surface Warfare Training at SWOS »

06:45 pm | NEWPORT, R.I. (NNS) — Vice Chief of Naval Operations (VCNO) Adm. Bill Moran visited the Surface Warfare Officers School…

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NOSC Sioux Falls Helps Honor WWII Purple Heart Recipient »

06:45 pm | FLANDREAU, S.D. (NNS) — It took over 70 years, but a 94 year-old U.S. Navy veteran finally received the…

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Air Force

Air Force Academy mismanaged sexual assault program, Pentagon says »

07:35 pm | Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what’s happening in the world as it unfolds. Article source: https://www.cnn.com/2018/02/07/politics/dod-service-academies-sexual-assault-report/index.html…

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The Air Force Academy’s Sexual Assault Prevention Office Is A Total Disaster »

07:19 pm | Mismanagement of the Air Force Academy’s Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Office has put the school out of compliance with Defense Department policies, a Pentagon report released Wednesday said. The…

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Air Force Academy vs Duke (Feb 03, 2018) »

07:16 pm | Box Score Article source: http://www.goduke.com/fls/4200/stats/2017-18/lacrosse-m/du0203.htm…

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Marines

New form of cancer treatment is providing hope »

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US Marine Corp May Have Plan to Boost Increase the Number of Troops In East Asia »

07:35 pm | The US government led by President Donald Trump who is also the commander in chief has signaled that it may increase its…

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Local Marine wrongfully accused of war crimes in Afghanistan is finally exonerated » Maryland educators take on Marine boot camp to become ambassadors for students »

Combat Ribbons Or Not, Afghanistan Marines Are ‘Very Much In Combat,’ Commander Says »

07:58 pm | The Marines in Afghanistan are definitely in combat, even if they are not being awarded the Combat Action Ribbon, the former commander of Task Force Southwest said on Thursday. “It’s…

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‘Chelsea Bomber’ sentenced to life in prison for 2016 blasts »

07:35 pm | Ahmad Khan Rahimi, who was found guilty in a 2016 New York bombing that injured 30 people, was sentenced Tuesday by a federal judge to multiple life sentences. Rahimi, a…

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Coast Guard