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- Spain: 10 dead, 21 hurt in crash of Greek F-16 7h
- New simplified map for Veterans Affairs 5h
- Agreement expands U.S. training with Dominicans 7h
- Former 82nd chief of justice convicted 7h
- U.S. drone strikes resume in Yemen 6h
- Hobbyist's drone crashes at White House 8h
- Russia defiant after more threats from West 11h
- Islamic State calls on Muslims to attack West 12h
- Kurds celebrate ousting IS from Kobani 6h
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Complaints challenge orders limiting female guards at GitmoComplaints challenge orders limiting female guards at GitmoSome female guards at the Guantanamo Bay prison have filed equal opportunity complaints challenging court orders barring them from jobs that would require touching detainees while escorting them to hearings and attorney-client meetings, a military judge said Monday.
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Democrat assails GOP leader of House Benghazi committeeDemocrat assails GOP leader of House Benghazi committeeDemocrats on a special House committee investigating the deadly 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, have complained that the panel's Republican chairman has excluded them from crucial steps in the investigation while Republicans meet with witnesses.
- Capitol Hill
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Court papers: Wife of JBLM soldier stabbed kids to keep them quietCourt papers: Wife of JBLM soldier stabbed kids to keep them quietA Washington state woman accused of stabbing her three small children told detectives she cut the children's throats with a kitchen knife to keep them quiet for her soldier husband, a prosecutor said Monday.
- 3 hours, 38 minutes ago
Container ship still stuck on coral off OkinawaContainer ship still stuck on coral off OkinawaAn Army landing craft took 47 soldiers and 18 Marines off the container ship Sgt. Matej Kocak, leaving 20 soldiers and 8 Marines aboard.
- 7 hours, 22 minutes ago
McHugh: Job-based fitness test report coming this yearMcHugh: Job-based fitness test report coming this yearWith studies on MOS-based fitness tests ongoing for two-plus years, the Army's top civilian expects a report this summer
- 8 hours ago
Secretary of the Army John McHugh Sequestration Job-Specific PT TestSecretary of the Army John McHugh Sequestration Job-Specific PT TestSecretary of the Army John McHugh Sequestration Job-Specific PT Test
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March board to recommend new Vet Corps chiefMarch board to recommend new Vet Corps chiefBoard to advise Army secretary on next Vet Corps chief
- 8 hours, 33 minutes ago
Crew bids farewell to frigate Rodney M. DavisCrew bids farewell to frigate Rodney M. DavisThe frigate Rodney M. Davis was decommissioned Jan. 23 after 28 years of service during a ceremony in Everett, Wash.
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Reduced tuition for vets' dependents proposed in MaineReduced tuition for vets' dependents proposed in MaineThe University of Maine System is considering a proposal to reduce tuition for military veterans' dependents living outside the state.
- 9 hours, 49 minutes ago
Afghan economic crisis looms as foreign aid dollars departAfghan economic crisis looms as foreign aid dollars departAfghanistan's fragile economy has lost around a third of its value in the past year as international aid organizations that poured in cash for more than a decade have drastically scaled back after Western forces effectively ended their 13-year war against the...
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Interview: Iraq 'sleeper cells' fight Islamic State groupInterview: Iraq 'sleeper cells' fight Islamic State group"Sleeper cells" made up of former Iraqi police officers and soldiers are tipping off authorities to Islamic State group positions in the northern city of Mosul, a prominent lawmaker has told The Associated Press.
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Md. adds cybersecurity law programMd. adds cybersecurity law programThe University of Maryland law school expanded its master of science in law program to include cybersecurity.
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Canadian troops involved in 2 more Iraq firefightsCanadian troops involved in 2 more Iraq firefightsCanadian special forces in northern Iraq have engaged in two more firefights against Islamic State group militants.
- 11 hours, 39 minutes ago
App aims to keep college students in classApp aims to keep college students in classCore Principle's Class120 app allows parents, professors and campus administrators to monitor whether students attend class.
- 11 hours, 59 minutes ago
WWII vet returning to scene of bloody battleWWII vet returning to scene of bloody battleA World War II combat veteran from upstate New York is returning to the scene of a bloody Pacific island battle as an army of one.
- 12 hours, 16 minutes ago
Defense hearings: Pre-budget release rushDefense hearings: Pre-budget release rushSenate Armed Services talks sequestration, House members tackle terrorism and VA reform.
- Capitol Hill
- 14 hours, 14 minutes ago
eCASS: Lockheed Martin delivers automated systemeCASS: Lockheed Martin delivers automated systemLockheed Martin has delivered the first automated electronic support system to the U.S. Navy to help maximize aircraft readiness.
- 14 hours, 34 minutes ago
Secretary of the Army John McHugh Talks SequestrationSecretary of the Army John McHugh Talks SequestrationSecretary of the Army John McHugh Talks Sequestration
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2 Marines identified in deadly California helo crash2 Marines identified in deadly California helo crashTwo Marine Corps officers killed when their helicopter crashed during a training exercise in the Southern California desert were remembered Sunday as talented pilots.
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Navy wants to increase use of sonar-emitting buoys off Pacific CoastNavy wants to increase use of sonar-emitting buoys off Pacific CoastThe Navy is seeking permits to expand sonar and other training exercises off the Pacific Coast, a proposal raising concerns from animal advocates who say that more sonar-emitting buoys would harm whales and other creatures that live in the water.
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Former JBER soldier sentenced to 62 years for killing wifeFormer JBER soldier sentenced to 62 years for killing wifeA former soldier has been sentenced to 62 years in prison for the murder of his wife in their Anchorage home.
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Obama: Counterterrorism operations in Yemen not affectedObama: Counterterrorism operations in Yemen not affectedPresident Obama defended his counterterrorism strategy in tumultuous Yemen Sunday, as influential lawmakers from both parties suggested the U.S. may need to turn to special operations forces to root out terrorists from the Middle Eastern nation and elsewhere in the...
- Capitol Hill
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Fort Sill dedicates new air defense training facilityFort Sill dedicates new air defense training facilityOfficials at Fort Sill have dedicated the post's new Terminal High-Altitude Air Defense training facility.
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2 Marines killed in helo crash were based at Pendleton2 Marines killed in helo crash were based at PendletonTwo Marines killed in Friday's helicopter crash were in a UH-1Y Venom and were based at Camp Pendleton, Calififornia.
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Fort Lee course teaches service members to handle explosivesFort Lee course teaches service members to handle explosivesEver wondered how explosive devices are handled and destroyed? The students in Fort Lee's Explosive Ordnance Disposal course, part of the post's Ordnance School, learn how to safely identify and dispose of explosive devices in a highly challenging course.
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Officials say bombings kill 10 in Iraq's capital, BaghdadOfficials say bombings kill 10 in Iraq's capital, BaghdadTwo bombings ripped through commercial areas in Iraq's capital Sunday, killing at least 10 civilians and wounding dozens, officials said.
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Corps buys hyper-realistic virtual marksmanship simsCorps buys hyper-realistic virtual marksmanship simsThe Corps' next-generation simulated marksmanship trainers will provide Marines with hyper realism.
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Salt trucks are on standby as New York City gets ready for a potentially historic blizzard that could dump up to 3 feet of snow in the Northeast. Linda So reports.
The film 'American Sniper' has generated controversy for its subject matter. One former Marine Corps sniper says the major takeaway from the film is the need for better mental health services for all soldiers returning from combat.
A major winter storm system is making its way to the Northeast. Boston, New York and Washington will be hit with very heavy snow. Some areas could see historic levels, possibly as much as 30 inches of snow.
Actor Bradley Cooper thanks U.S. soldiers in this behind-the-scenes video of his film 'American Sniper', in which he portrays real life Navy SEAL Chris Kyle. He says Kyle was "dynamic and charismatic" and he hopes the film rings true.
U.S. Marines and Sailors with Echo Company, 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Central Command, execute fast-rope techniques in the Central Command area of operations.
South Korean police and army hold a drill to demonstrate their readiness against possible attack. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
The images represent the work of naval photographers deployed worldwide and submitted to Navy Media Content Service. America's Sailors are warfighters, a fast and flexible force deployed worldwide. U.S. Navy video
Islamic State releases video demanding 200 million dollars from the Japanese government in exchange for the lives of two Japanese citizens. Julie Noce reports.
Extraterrestrial enthusiasts are buzzing about the recent release of Project Blue Book, the Air Force's top-secret files on UFO sightings dating back to the 1940s.
'American Sniper' topped the U.S. box office with takings of $90 million, a record for a January opening. The film, directed by Clint Eastwood and starring Bradley Cooper as Navy Seal Chris Kyle, performed twice as well as studio estimates.
SitRep 01-16-2014 American Sniper American Sniper, Clint Eastwood’s bio-pic of Navy SEAL Chris Kyle has garnered an Oscar nomination for Best Picture as well as Best Actor for the film’s star Bradley Cooper.
SitRep: Four leading veterans groups say they want Congress’ top priorities to include fixing VA's wait time problems, eliminating its benefit claims backlog, addressing growing VA infrastructure problems.
Helicopters that were once used during the Vietnam War are coming out of retirement to help fight wildfires in Washington.
The U.S. made a secret transfer Wednesday of four GTMO detainees to the Arab country of Oman while another prisoner was sent to Estonia.
Officials are investigating the death of a Fort Hood soldier who was found outside an off-base apartment after he returned from deployment in West Africa. Tests had shown he didn't have Ebola. (Jan. 14)
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