Army

Army Rangers Grant 8-Year-Old With Life Threatening Disorder a ‘Wish Money … »

04:15 am | Army Rangers are known for being one of the world’s premier fighting forces. However, a good deed granted to an 8-year-old boy with a life-threatening illness exhibited another trait of some of these…

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173rd Airborne Brigade paratroopers secure NATO missile-defense sites »

04:03 am | VICENZA, Italy (March 19, 2015) — Paratroopers, from Company A, 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade, returned from NATO Operation Active Fence in Turkey, March 12. Two weeks earlier, Headquarters and…

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Army Europe air defense unit deploys to Poland for exercise »

04:02 am | SOCHACZEW, Poland (March 19, 2015) — A Patriot missile battery from U.S. Army Europe’s 10th Army Air and Missile Defense Command, or AAMDC, began arriving here, March 18, after a 1,200-kilometer tactical road…

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Freedom Shock: Army Europe, ready at a moment’s notice »

04:02 am | WIESBADEN, Germany — Moving a Soldier from one location to another can be a relatively simple task, but when real-world events arise and an entire unit is called to action, not to mention…

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U.S. Army Ranger veteran Patrick McCabe plays lacrosse at Rutgers after 3 … »

03:57 am | Brian Brecht has a policy to allow any student-athlete wishing to tryout to his Rutgers men’s lacrosse team to do just that. Reality is, the odds of making it are about as likely…

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DOD civilian, retired Soldier says resiliency lessons helped him beat cancer »

02:52 am | WASHINGTON (March 13, 2015) — Retired Soldier and current Department of Defense civilian Greg Cheek says the resiliency skills he learned from the military helped him overcome the biggest challenge of his life:…

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Navy

Milford Resident Accepted to U.S. Naval Academy »

04:15 am | U.S. Marine Corps LCpl Michael P. Shea, son of Michael F. Shea and Cherylann Shea of Milford, MA, has…

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SECNAV Names Top Galleys for 2015 »

04:02 am | MECHANICSBURG, Pa. (NNS) — Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus announced winners of the 2015 Captain Edward F. Ney…

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Navy Scientists Develop Prototype for Diver Life Support »

04:02 am | PANAMA CITY, Fla. (NNS) — Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City (NSWC PC) scientists have developed a prototype for…

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Strike Fighter Squadron 14 Changes Command »

04:02 am | LEMOORE, Calif. (NNS) — The “Tophatters” of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 14 held a change of command ceremony March…

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New 3D—Simulator Generates Training, Expertise on Subs »

04:02 am | ARLINGTON, Va. (NNS) — A new diesel generator simulator has been delivered to Pearl Harbor naval facilities by the…

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Post—9/11 GI Bill Instruction Updated, Gives Easy Steps to Transfer Benefits »

04:02 am | WASHINGTON (NNS) — Navy leaders announced March 20 an update to the instruction governing the Post-9/11 GI Bill Educational…

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Air Force

Lawmaker: Force Air Force Academy cadets to take “God” oath »

04:15 am | A Republican congressman from Texas has introduced a bill that would compel cadets at the Air Force Academy to recite the words “so help me God” in the Academy’s Honor…

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Air Force Claims Sixth Straight USAG National Title »

03:57 am | March 20, 2015 USAF ACADEMY, Colo. – Backed by the second-highest team score in Academy history, the Air Force men’s gymnastics team captured its sixth straight USAG national team title…

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Air Force Academy secret informant program under scrutiny »

02:47 am | Cadet 2nd Class Stephan H. Claxton, Class of 2013).(Photo: Air Force) AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. — A former cadet’s contention of a long-term relationship working as a spy for the…

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Marines

Pentagon withdraws Marine Corps audit approval »

04:15 am | Then-Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel delivers remarks at at a ceremony to recognize United States Marine Corps Audit Success at the Pentagon…

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Funeral services set for Michigan Marine killed in Black Hawk training crash … »

04:14 am | (CNN) – They were known for their quiet professionalism and dedication. One recently received a high military honor for rendering aid to…

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Marine Corps cuts annual training burden »

04:15 am | A Marine swims 50 meters with a full combat load during Marine Corps Water Survival Training. Marine officials have updated the service’s annual training and education requirements, giving commanders more…

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Sergeant major relieved after claims he embellished awards »

04:15 am | Sgt. Maj. Kenneth Lovell III(Photo: Official service photo) The top enlisted leader of 3rd Battalion, 2nd Marines has been relieved after Marines raised disturbing questions about discrepancies in his official…

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