Army

Leicester native inducted into Ranger Hall of Fame – Asheville Citizen »

03:26 am | Tommy Shook is inducted into the Ranger Hall of Fame July 14, 2016 at Fort Benning, Georgia.(Photo: COURTESY MARKEITH HORACE) Growing up in a farm family working a dairy farm in Leicester, Tommy…

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Christie pardons U.S. Army Ranger of gun charges »

03:26 am | TRENTON — Gov. Chris Christie on Friday announced he has pardoned a U.S. Army Ranger from Virginia who was arrested for illegal weapons possession while passing through New Jersey on vacation in 2014.  Capt. Robert Alan White was…

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Bankrupt farmer whose cattle were shot by army rangers served with €3.48m tax bill »

03:23 am | Mr Lehane applied to the High Court for warrants to search premises including a hotel where he believed that trailers, a hay turner, a hopper, a hydraulic harrow, a fertiliser spreader, and a…

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PHOTOS: U.S. Army Rangers Train in Forsyth County »

03:16 am | CUMMING, GA — The Rangers were in town, recently, and we’ve got the photos to prove it. The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday shared photos from a recent training exercise held by…

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On Freedom and a Fourth of July Abroad »

03:11 am | PARIS—This will be my second consecutive Fourth of July spent outside the United States. Last year, I celebrated our nation’s birthday in Mariupol, Ukraine. It’s a city only a few miles from the…

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Savannah’s Army Rangers hold change-of-command ceremony in Forsyth Park »

03:03 am | In muggy, midmorning heat, U.S. Army Col. Brandon Tegtmeier made his way around the five companies of elite soldiers assembled before him in downtown Savannah. The walk was ceremonial — the last time…

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Navy

Buffalo Visits Singapore during Indo-Asia-Pacific Deployment »

03:29 am | SINGAPORE (NNS) — Los Angeles-class attack submarine USS Buffalo (SSN 715) arrived in Singapore July 16 for a port…

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Chiefs of US and Chinese Navies Agree on Need for Cooperation »

03:29 am | BEIJING (NNS) — Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. John Richardson met with People’s Liberation Army (Navy) (PLA(N)) Commander…

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US, Singapore Armed Forces Increase Complexity, Enhance Longstanding Partnership during CARAT »

03:29 am | SINGAPORE (NNS) — The 22nd annual Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) exercise between the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine…

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Iraq, Kuwait, US to Conduct First Trilateral Exercise in US 5th Fleet »

03:29 am | MANAMA, Bahrain (NNS) — The U.S. Navy, Army and Coast Guard together with Iraqi and Kuwaiti navies and Kuwait…

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Dutchtown High School graduate training at United States Naval Academy »

03:26 am | Dutchtown High School graduate Mason Fereday is in the midst of six weeks of midshipman training after being inducted…

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New Navy Medicine Records Activity Opens in St. Louis »

03:29 am | ST. LOUIS (NNS) — The U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (BUMED) conducted a ceremonial ribbon-cutting for its…

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Air Force

Frisco Lone Star CB Dante Williams commits to Air Force Academy »

03:26 am | AP Taken with a fisheye lens, from left, Air Force’s Tucker Hancock, Connor Healy, Nate Dreslinski and Nick Fitzgerald celebrate after Air Force’s 44-16 victory over Nicholls State in an…

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PETA: Air Force Academy program is cruel to rabbits »

03:26 am | An animal rights group launched protests of the Air Force Academy’s killing of rabbits as part of a survival training program for cadets. Since the 1960s, cadets have been trained…

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Seismic policy shift frees Air Force Academy grads to pursue pro sports without 2-year commitment »

03:23 am | Air Force Academy football players line up for drills Thursday, July 31, 2014 for the first day of football practice for the 2014 season. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette  A policy…

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Marines

Marine Corps veteran identified as gunman in fatal shooting of three police officers in Baton Rouge »

03:26 am | An Iraq war veteran identified by law enforcement as a “black separatist” fatally shot three police officers and wounded three others here…

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Dallas Police Shooter Was Army Reserve Vet Who Served in Afghanistan »

03:26 am | Updated 5:31 p.m. ET The suspected shooter in the Dallas attack on police officers was a former enlisted Army reservist who served…

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Marines, sailors give Pacific military leaders a crash course in sea basing, logistics » US troops sent to protect American embassy in South Sudan »

Marines in Djibouti ready for possible crisis response in South Sudan »

03:26 am | U.S. Marines with Special-Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Crisis Response-Africa load up an MV-22B Osprey during a tactical recovery of aircraft and personnel exercise, Dec. 7, 2015, at Los Llanos…

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John L. Bellamy Jr., 88, served in US Marine Corps, retired from SCE&G »

03:26 am | ColaDaily.com is your source for free news and information in Columbia and the Midlands. John L. Bellamy Jr., of Irmo, passed away on Tuesday, July 12. He was 88. He was…

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Coast Guard