Army

Medal of Honor recipient Pitts: ‘It is their names, not mine’ »

02:35 am | WASHINGTON (Army News Service, July 21, 2014) — President Barack Obama awarded the Medal of Honor to former Staff Sgt Ryan M. Pitts during a White House ceremony today. Pitts became the ninth…

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Increased SHARP training furthers efforts to combat sexual abuse »

02:35 am | WASHINGTON (Army News Service, July 21, 2014) — The Army is “breaking new ground” in efforts to combat sexual harassment and sexual assault in the ranks, according to a top Army official. “We…

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Bonds will never be broken says Medal of Honor recipient SSG Pitts »

02:34 am | WASHINGTON (Army News Service, July 22, 2014) — “The value of serving in the unit and in combat resides in the relationships we have with people. It doesn’t reside in the medals,” said…

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10 inducted into Ranger Hall of Fame »

02:34 am | Later Bachmann served as the pathfinder on Point Salinas during the medical student rescue. “There is something unique about Ranger leaders,” he said. Retired Lt. Gen. Dell Daily, an inductee, said Ranger leaders…

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Mission command challenging in peacetime, captains advise CSA »

02:26 am | FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (Army News Service, July 15, 2014) — “War is Hell,” Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman once said, but during the inter-war periods, practicing mission command can be nearly as infernal, a…

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Soldier featured in OEF documentary ‘The Hornet’s Nest’ »

02:26 am | Front, far left: Then-Lt. Col. Stephen J. Lutsky, commander 1st Squadron, 33rd Cavalry, 3rd Brigade Combat Team “Rakkasans,” of the 101st Airborne Division (Assault), from Fort Campbell, Ky., takes a break with a…

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Navy

Anne Arundel: USNA, AACC sponsor Arab immersion program »

02:34 am | The free four-week program, held at the academy in Annapolis, is offered to rising 11th- and 12th-graders — attendees…

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USS Ross begins First FDNF Patrol »

02:30 am | ROTA, Spain (NNS) — The forward-deployed Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) departed Naval Station Rota, Spain,…

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Blue Ridge Visits Otaru to Strengthen Enduring Partnership »

02:30 am | OTARU, Japan (NNS) — U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) arrived in Otaru, July 18, to…

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MCPON Visits USS Gridley »

02:29 am | SAN DIEGO (NNS) — Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Mike Stevens visited the Arleigh Burke class…

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SPS 14 Completes Subject Matter Expert Exchanges in Belize, Continues in Guatemala »

02:29 am | PUNTA GORDA, Belize (NNS) — Southern Partnership Station 2014 (SPS-JHSV 14) ended six weeks of subject matter expert exchanges…

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MCPON Hosts All Hands Call Aboard Carl Vinson »

02:29 am | CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) — Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Mike Stevens visited the crew of aircraft…

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Air Force

Air Force picked sixth in conference’s Mountain Division »

02:34 am | July 22, 2014 Air Force was picked sixth in the Mountain West Conference Mountain Division in a poll released today at the annual Media Days being held in Las Vegas.…

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Air Force Announces 2014 Men’s Soccer Schedule »

02:25 am | July 16, 2014 Printable Schedule 2014 Schedule Matches against service-academy rivals Army and Navy highlight the 2014 Air Force men’s soccer schedule, released today by head coach Doug Hill. Following…

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Cavanaugh, Lujan Named to Academic All-Mountain West Team »

02:24 am | July 14, 2014 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Air Force women’s basketball players Mary Cavanaugh and Kelly Lujan were both named to the spring 2014 Academic All-Mountain West team, as announced…

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Marines

Marine who knew missing California woman arrested »

02:34 am | High Desert law enforcement suspect that a pregnant Marine spouse who has been missing for weeks may have been harmed by a…

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Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps visits Marines, sailors in Afghanistan »

02:33 am | Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps visits Marines, sailors in Afghanistan By Sgt. Jessica Ostroska | Marine Expeditionary Brigade – Afghanistan |…

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Marine Corps transfers whistleblower who questioned top general »

02:34 am | Related Marine commandant Gen. James Amos has been cleared of allegations that he displayed favoritism toward a Marine during an investigation of an infamous video showing snipers urinating on the…

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Video: Marine veteran saves woman from oncoming freight train »

02:34 am | Some Marine Corps training will stick with you for life — and sometimes, it will help save a life. Ramon Morales, a police officer with the Richmond Police Department in…

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Coast Guard