Army

President Awards Medal of Honor to Army Ranger for Hostage Rescue »

08:23 am | Army Sgt. Maj. Thomas “Patrick” Payne received the Medal of Honor at a White House ceremony today for helping liberate over 70 hostages from an ISIS prison compound in Iraq five years ago.…

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President Trump to present Army Ranger who rescued dozens of hostages with Medal of Honor »

08:21 am | article WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump will present an Army Ranger who helped rescue dozens of hostages facing execution at the hands of ISIS fighters in Iraq with the Medal of Honor on…

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Army Ranger receives Medal of Honor for saving ISIS prisoners in raid – Business Insider »

08:14 am | An Army Ranger who helped save 70 hostages during a 2015 raid on an ISIS prison in Iraq has been approved for the Medal of Honor. Sgt. Maj. Thomas Payne’s actions came during…

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The U.S. Army Rangers practice water jump training at Florala’s Lake Jackson – WDHN »

08:12 am | Florala, Ala. (WDHN)—The “water jump” is an opportunity to practice an important emergency skill.LTC James Pritchett is Ranger Battalion Commander, he says “Today’s purpose is three-fold. One is to jump on the water,…

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Part 5: Since 2015, 54 women have graduated from U.S. Army Ranger School »

08:13 am | In 2015 when three women graduated from U.S. Army Ranger School, it was the beginning of the process. Not the end. In the last five years, 146 women have attempted the course. They…

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Inside An Army Rangers Team Room Somewhere In Afghanistan – special »

08:13 am | The Army Rangers Team Room is a sacred place when deployed abroad. In fact, only being an Army Ranger and a member of the 75th Ranger Regiment is something special. The Regiment has…

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Navy

Hopkins, U.S. Naval Academy, UMBC climb U.S. News & World Report rankings in 2021 »

08:23 am | U.S. News’s methodology for ranking colleges and universities examines outcomes, faculty resources, expert opinions, financial resources, student excellence and…

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As Morale Sinks at the Naval Academy, Some Midshipmen Worry About Mental Health »

08:21 am | Word first spread on Jodel, an anonymous social media application used by Naval Academy midshipman. A mid threatened suicide.…

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Significant number of returning Navy midshipmen test positive for coronavirus | TheHill »

08:14 am | Multiple midshipmen returning to the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md., have tested positive for COVID-19, the Navy confirmed on…

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How Military Schools Reopened Amid COVID-19 »

08:12 am | “Plebe summer” detailers, or trainers, lead a company of incoming freshman students â?? the “plebes” â?? at the U.S.…

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Midshipmen to return to U.S. Naval Academy for fall semester »

08:11 am | A “significant” portion of academic learning for midshipmen at the U.S. Naval Academy may be achieved in an online…

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St. John’s College to house Midshipmen for fall semester | Eye On Annapolis »

08:13 am | The U.S. Naval Academy and St. John’s College signed an agreement Aug. 21 for midshipmen to utilize SJC dormitory…

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Air Force

Goldfein honored for service as Chief of Staff »

08:27 am | WASHINGTON (AFNS) — With only days remaining in his service as the Air Force’s 21st Chief of Staff, Gen. David L. Goldfein was commemorated in a July 31 ceremony at…

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Air Force Top Leaders Witness First Agility Prime “Flying Car” Demo »

08:26 am | By AFWERX Public Affairs / Published August 21, 2020 Matt Chasen, LIFT Aircraft chief executive officer, pilots the electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) Hexa over Camp Mabry, Texas, Aug.…

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Meet Nova, the Air Force Academy’s new mascot »

08:23 am | The Air Force Academy’s newest mascot now has a name. The female gyrfalcon has been named Nova, the academy announced in a tweet Sept. 3. “Nova, an exceedingly bright star,…

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Marines

William K. Bowling, 92, Holton – WRBI Radio »

08:23 am | William K. Bowling, 92, of Holton passed away at 5:10pm, Friday, September 11, 2020 at the Hospice of South Central Indiana in…

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JAMES JAY CARAFANO: U.S. troop withdrawals from Iraq and Afghanistan show progress in resolving ‘endless wars’ »

08:23 am | “At 4,500, we’re still going to be able to accomplish the core task that we want to accomplish, and we’ve shown more…

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Ardmore man walks 146 miles in honor of son becoming US Marine »

08:23 am | ARDMORE, Okla. (KXII) – A few months after graduating from Lone Grove High School, Mason Green is nearing the culmination of Marine recruit training at Camp Pendleton in California. Green…

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Contract Briefs »

08:23 am | U.S. Navy WR Systems Ltd., Fairfax, Va., is awarded a $490,500,000 single award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, performance based contract with provisions for cost-plus-fixed-fee and firm-fixed-price task orders.  The contract is for maritime…

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