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Hurt U.S. ambassador to Korea resolved to 'sailor on'Hurt U.S. ambassador to Korea resolved to 'sailor on'Ambassador Mark Lippert, a naval reservist, is recovering after a senseless attack Thursday.
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Military recognizes WikiLeaks defendant Manning as a womanMilitary recognizes WikiLeaks defendant Manning as a womanA military appeals court is recognizing the transgender defendant accused of leaking classified information to WikiLeaks as a woman.
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Task Force Violent: The unforgivenTask Force Violent: The unforgivenPart 1: The tragic betrayal of an elite Marine Corps commando unit
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Colorado guardsman gets deferred sentence for recruiting fraudColorado guardsman gets deferred sentence for recruiting fraudA Colorado National Guard soldier accused of stealing recruiting bonuses has pleaded guilty to felony theft.
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USS Ranger departs Bremerton bound for scrap yardUSS Ranger departs Bremerton bound for scrap yardThe USS Ranger is towed through Rich Passage for the last time on March 5 in Bremerton, Wash., as the historic aircraft carrier heads to Texas to be dismantled.
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Triton UAV to be deployed to Andersen AFB in 2017Triton UAV to be deployed to Andersen AFB in 2017A new drone that can stay in the air for 24 hours will be deployed to Andersen Air Force Base in 2017, the top Navy admiral told Congress yesterday.
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Iraq says Islamic State militants 'bulldozed' ancient siteIraq says Islamic State militants 'bulldozed' ancient siteIslamic State militants "bulldozed" the ancient Nimrud archaeological site near the northern Iraqi city of Mosul on Thursday using heavy military vehicles, the government said.
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USS Ranger towed from Bremerton; next stop Texas scrap yardUSS Ranger towed from Bremerton; next stop Texas scrap yardThe mothballed aircraft carrier USS Ranger was towed out of Bremerton Thursday, starting a 16,000-mile trip from Puget Sound, around South America to a scrap yard in Texas.
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Boehner, bipartisan group pressure Obama on UkraineBoehner, bipartisan group pressure Obama on UkraineHouse Speaker John Boehner and a group of top Democrats and Republicans stepped up the pressure on President Obama to provide lethal, defensive weapons to Ukraine in its fight against Russian-backed separatists.
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Families of helicopter crash victims sue parts makerFamilies of helicopter crash victims sue parts makerFamilies of the victims of a 2013 helicopter crash are suing an engine-parts maker.
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GOP lawmaker, a retired Marine colonel, launches bid for U.S. SenateGOP lawmaker, a retired Marine colonel, launches bid for U.S. SenateA two-term Republican assemblyman who has sought to broaden the appeal of the party with Hispanics launched an uphill campaign Thursday to become the next U.S. senator from California, a state that hasn't elected a GOP senator since the 1980s.
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IS threatens Victoria Cross recipient who saved MarineIS threatens Victoria Cross recipient who saved MarineJihadi John and other British-born jihadists had their crosshairs set on recent Victoria Cross recipient Lance Cpl. Joshua Leakey and dubbed him a "top prize" if captured for the Islamic State.
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Iranian role in fighting IS in Iraq: Where will it lead?Iranian role in fighting IS in Iraq: Where will it lead?Iran's growing influence in Iraq is setting off alarm bells, and nowhere is the problem starker than in the high-stakes battle for Tikrit. It marks a crucial fight in the bigger war to expel the Islamic State group from Iraq, and yet Iran and the Shiite militias it...
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S.C. panel advances bill to drop wait for vet instate tuitionS.C. panel advances bill to drop wait for vet instate tuitionA state Senate panel has approved a bill dropping the one-year wait time required before out-of-state veterans can get instate tuition rates at state colleges and universities.
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Marine-turned-firefighter saves boy from house fireMarine-turned-firefighter saves boy from house fireA Marine turned firefighter was in the right place at the right time to rescue a boy from a burning house.
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New Marine squad leader MOS offers bonuses, promotionsNew Marine squad leader MOS offers bonuses, promotionsSeasoned corporals and sergeants in combat arms fields have a shot at being part of a new squad leader program that comes with its own military occupational specialty, a chance at faster promotions, and sizeable re-up bonuses for those who make the cut.
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Ukraine blockade of rebel territory fosters resentmentUkraine blockade of rebel territory fosters resentmentTears welled up Vera Pavliy's eyes as she stood outside the bank, looking as if she had just gotten lost. The 76-year-old was stuck behind the battle lines in the east Ukraine town of Kurakhove with no money and no way to get home.
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Poland: A stronger Ukraine army can decrease conflictPoland: A stronger Ukraine army can decrease conflictStrengthening Ukraine's army and supplying it with weapons could prevent an escalation of the conflict and would serve Europe's interests, a top Polish security official said Thursday.
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Debate grinds on over force authorization in IraqDebate grinds on over force authorization in IraqLawmakers don't have a clear path or timeline for a new authorization of force for Iraq, despite the ongoing fight there.
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Lawmakers: Sequestration is here to stayLawmakers: Sequestration is here to staySeveral influential Republicans and Democrats have bluntly told top Pentagon officials that the budget caps known as sequestration are unlikely to change anytime soon, suggesting that the painful across-the-board budget cuts may hit the military again this fall.
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Iranian special operatives free diplomat held in YemenIranian special operatives free diplomat held in YemenIran said Thursday that a team of special operatives has freed an Iranian diplomat abducted more than 19 months ago in Yemen
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Envoy attack part of South Korea's violent protest historyEnvoy attack part of South Korea's violent protest historyA knife attack Thursday that injured the U.S. ambassador to South Korea is only the latest act of political violence in a deeply divided country.
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Kerry in Saudi Arabia to talk Iran, Yemen instabilityKerry in Saudi Arabia to talk Iran, Yemen instabilityU.S. Secretary of State John Kerry sought Thursday to ease Gulf Arab concerns about an emerging nuclear deal with Iran and explore ways to calm instability in Yemen and other troubled nations in the Middle East.
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Col. NicholsonCol. NicholsonArmy Col. John Nicholson briefs the Pentagon press corps via satellite from Afghanistan in May 8, 2007. He called the March 4 battle in Bati Kot a "stain on our honor." The Marine Corps would eventually clear those involved.
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U.S. ambassador to South Korea slashed on face and wrist in attackU.S. ambassador to South Korea slashed on face and wrist in attackU.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert was attacked by a man wielding a razor and screaming that the rival Koreas should be unified, South Korean police and media said Thursday. TV images showed Lippert bleeding from his head and wrist, but his injuries weren't immediately...
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New SMA to take serious look at Army tattoo policyNew SMA to take serious look at Army tattoo policyWhen SMA Dailey fielded questions from soldiers this week, it didn't take long for tattoos to come up.
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4,100 jobs opening to women in special operations units4,100 jobs opening to women in special operations unitsAdditional assignment options now available for women in special ops units
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As the conflict with ISIS drags on, more Americans favor sending U.S. ground troops to fight militants in Syria and Iraq.
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.
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