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Aviation program takes flight at collegeAviation program takes flight at collegeTen students, seven of them military veterans, are enrolled in the aviation science program at Klamath Community College.
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Former candidate tapped to help rewrite Alaska's military justice codeFormer candidate tapped to help rewrite Alaska's military justice codeAlaska's Democratic nominee for U.S. House last year has been hired to help overhaul Alaska's code of military justice.
- Guard & Reserve
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West Point Band SSG wows 'Voice' judges, makes showWest Point Band SSG wows 'Voice' judges, makes showStaff Sgt. Jeremy Gaynor's rendition of "Superstar" impressed all four celebrity "Voice" judges. He chose Christina.
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'Daily Strike' not the new name for updates on airstrikes'Daily Strike' not the new name for updates on airstrikesOn Wednesday, it appeared that the daily tally of airstrikes in Iraq in Syria that is provided to reporters had been rechristened as the "Daily Strike."
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If soccer and golf had a baby, it would be FootGolfIf soccer and golf had a baby, it would be FootGolfThe hybrid sport of FootGolf marries soccer and golf and brings a whole new game to the green.
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Sunken Japanese WWII warship found off PhilippinesSunken Japanese WWII warship found off PhilippinesMicrosoft co-founder and philanthropist Paul Allen and his research team have found a massive Japanese World War II battleship off the Philippines near where it sank more than 70 years ago, his representatives said Wednesday.
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Kerry heads to Saudi Arabia to consult on Iran nuke talksKerry heads to Saudi Arabia to consult on Iran nuke talksFresh from the latest round of Iran nuclear negotiations, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry headed to Saudi Arabia Wednesday to ease Gulf Arab concerns about an emerging deal and discuss ways to calm instability in troubled Yemen and other Mideast nations.
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Russian court keeps Ukrainian military pilot in jailRussian court keeps Ukrainian military pilot in jailA Russian court on Wednesday rejected an appeal to release a Ukrainian military officer who has been on hunger strike since mid-December in a Russian prison.
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Islamic State militants attack Libyan oil fieldIslamic State militants attack Libyan oil fieldMilitants purportedly from the Islamic State group attacked an oil field near Libya's central coast, prompting a counterattack by the country's Islamist-backed government that included airstrikes, an official said Wednesday.
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Ariz. bill would waive tuition for GuardAriz. bill would waive tuition for GuardThe state House of Representatives has passed a bill to help members of the Arizona National Guard go to college for free.
- Guard & Reserve
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WATCH: Sec. McDonald testify on the 2016 VA budgetWATCH: Sec. McDonald testify on the 2016 VA budgetOn March 4, 2015 the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, chaired by Rep. Charlie Dent, holds a hearing to review the fiscal year 2016 budget request of the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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Democrats upset with GOP effort to fast-track Iran billDemocrats upset with GOP effort to fast-track Iran billA Republican effort to quickly pass legislation allowing congressional oversight on any Iran nuclear agreement is angering Democrats.
- Capitol Hill
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Conservatives Lose as House Funds DHSConservatives Lose as House Funds DHSUS House conservatives lost big Tuesday when the chamber, in a rare bipartisan vote, sent a $39.7 billion Homeland Security funding bill to the president's desk.
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British citizen fighting with Kurds killed in SyriaBritish citizen fighting with Kurds killed in SyriaA British citizen fighting alongside Kurdish forces against the Islamic State group has been killed in Syria, a Kurdish commander said Wednesday.
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British soldier awarded Victoria Cross for saving MarineBritish soldier awarded Victoria Cross for saving MarineAn infantry Marine has come forward to sing the praises of a British lance corporal who saved his life in Afghanistan.
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Pentagon calls Mosul briefing a mistake by CentComPentagon calls Mosul briefing a mistake by CentComTop Pentagon officials say U.S. Central Command was wrong to have briefed reporters on plans for an Iraqi-led ground offensive in Mosul.
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Carter: Iranian fighters in Iraq of 'great concern'Carter: Iranian fighters in Iraq of 'great concern'Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Tuesday he is "very concerned" about reports that Iran and Shiite militias are taking over the fight against Islamic State militants in Iraq and potentially fueling sectarian strife in that nation.
- Capitol Hill
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Army denies 106 claims that Fort Detrick caused illnessArmy denies 106 claims that Fort Detrick caused illnessThe Army is denying more than 100 claims that chemical compounds buried or tested at Fort Detrick in Frederick, Maryland, caused illness among people living nearby.
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Turkey mulls military support to fight ISTurkey mulls military support to fight ISTurkey's government and military leaders are weighing options for a possible Turkish contribution to a planned military offensive against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), officials here said.
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Panel: Improve benefits for severely disabled childrenPanel: Improve benefits for severely disabled childrenMCRMC makes recommendation to improve Tricare ECHO program.
- Health Care
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U.S. commander: Arming Ukraine increases pressure on PutinU.S. commander: Arming Ukraine increases pressure on PutinThere's no expectation Ukraine could defeat Russia militarily if given American weapons, but they could add "muscle" to diplomatic efforts, the commander of U.S. Army Europe said Tuesday.
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Top USAF general sitting out this Mustache MarchTop USAF general sitting out this Mustache MarchAir Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Welsh was a high-profile booster of a forcewide Mustache March last year -- even going so far as to grow his own soup strainer. But three days into this year's annual Air Force tradition, it appears Welsh will not be taking part.
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Pentagon: Another BRAC will save moneyPentagon: Another BRAC will save moneyAcknowledging congressional opposition, defense planners promise a new base closing round will work.
- Capitol Hill
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Oil prices affect students' career plansOil prices affect students' career plansAs oil prices plunge, students reconsider petroleum engineering career paths.
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North Korea: U.S.-South Korea drills 'unprecedentedly provocative'North Korea: U.S.-South Korea drills 'unprecedentedly provocative'North Korea's foreign minister is telling an international disarmament conference that the current round of U.S.-South Korean military drills is "unprecedentedly provocative."
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Mines, bombs slow Iraqi advance on Islamic State-held TikritMines, bombs slow Iraqi advance on Islamic State-held TikritIraqi troops fought on Tuesday with Islamic State extremists south of the militant-held city of Tikrit but their offensive to retake Saddam Hussein's hometown was slowed by roadside bombs, local officials said.
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Maine Gov. LePage pushes for elimination of state military pension taxMaine Gov. LePage pushes for elimination of state military pension taxRepublican Gov. Paul LePage says that eliminating the tax on military pensions is vital to attract veterans to Maine.
- Best for Vets
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Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen says he has discovered the wreckage of the battleship Musashi in the central Philippines.
As the U.S. prepares to withdraw from Afghanistan by the end of 2016, a new report reveals Afghan troop numbers are shrinking.
Former CIA director David Petraeus reached a plea agreement with the Justice Department. The explosive details in the agreement show that Petraeus divulged a massive amount of sensitive data to Paula Broadwell, his mistress and biographer.
World War II veteran Erling Kindem celebrated his 90th birthday with his four-year-old pal Emmett by his side. The pair's friendship went viral last year.
SitRep 03-02-2015: March 2 marks the 50th anniversary of the shooting down of Lt. Col. Hayden Lockhart, who was shot down over North Vietnam while taking part in the first day of Operation Rolling Thunder.
The United States Coast Guard is helping to clear the Hudson River of thick ice that is hampering navigation on the waterway. (Feb. 27)
A U.S. veteran is putting out a call to other veterans to come together to fight the Islamic State on their turf.
SitRep: Military Times wins photography awards
The US Defense Department released video of coalition airstrikes against Islamic State group locations in Iraq. The US says the airstrikes are helping to eliminate the threat posed by the Islamic State militants. (Feb. 27)
A community in Texas is coming together to support a blind veteran recently evicted from his apartment.
House republican representitive Sean Duffy and democrat Gwen Moore are part of a bipartisan effort to push Veterans Affairs to reduce and ultimately eliminate the backlog that's been delaying veterans' appeals and claims.
Iran's Revolutionary Guard used a mock U.S. aircraft carrier in its defense drills for the first time Wednesday, blowing up the replica warship near the Strait of Hormuz in the Persian Gulf.
A judge did not allow testimony at the murder trial of Eddie Ray Routh to be broadcast until the jury reached a verdict. These are the highlights of testimony that led to the guilty verdict in the 'American Sniper' murder trial.
Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Tuesday that integrity and character 'is part of who I am' and apologized anew for erroneously claiming he served in the military's special forces. (Feb. 24)
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