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- Guard & Reserve
Arkansas guardsmen receive training on using gunsArkansas guardsmen receive training on using gunsHundreds of Arkansas National Guard soldiers are being trained this week on when they should use firearms, which some will now carry at Guard installations across the state.
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GAO: Getting women into combat jobs may take 2 yearsGAO: Getting women into combat jobs may take 2 yearsAfter restrictions on women in combat are lifted in January, military officials' estimate it will take up to two years before females will be "recruited, accessed, trained, tested and assigned" to some of the roughly 245,000 jobs that are now legally
- 9 hours, 21 minutes ago
Mom pleads guilty to harboring son accused of desertionMom pleads guilty to harboring son accused of desertionThe mother of an Army soldier arrested on a desertion warrant has pleaded guilty to harboring her son.
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Marines killed in Nepal relief mission honoredMarines killed in Nepal relief mission honoredTwo Marines killed while documenting relief efforts in Nepal became the latest visual information specialists to have their names added to the Hall of Heroes at the schoolhouse where they trained.
- 10 hours, 6 minutes ago
Navy engineer sentenced for mishandling classified materialNavy engineer sentenced for mishandling classified materialA Naval reservist was sentenced for mishandling classified military materials.
- 2 hours, 49 minutes ago
- Capitol Hill
Lawmakers petition Obama to investigate Marine officer's dismissalLawmakers petition Obama to investigate Marine officer's dismissalA request to clear the name of a Marine officer recommended for discharge from the Corps in 2013 has landed on the president's desk.
- Capitol Hill
- 6 hours, 41 minutes ago
Japan: Militarized islands would expand China influenceJapan: Militarized islands would expand China influenceJapan's top naval officer says the entire South China Sea could fall under China's military sphere of influence if it uses the artificial islands it has built there for military purposes.
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Airmen create patriotic Facebook appAirmen create patriotic Facebook appMaj. Tony Weedn and his friend Capt. Christopher Lott developed a Facebook app to bring Americans together.
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California Guard uses drone to search for missing teacherCalifornia Guard uses drone to search for missing teacherThe California National Guard is using a drone to search El Dorado National Forest for a missing San Francisco teacher, marking the first time the Guard has used a drone for a search-and-rescue mission.
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- 3 hours, 13 minutes ago
Dismantling military's transgender ban to begin MondayDismantling military's transgender ban to begin MondayMeantime, on Tuesday, Defense Secretary Ash Carter sent a memo to top military brass and civilians formally outlining his plan that would protect transgender troops from being discharged and directs officials to develop a plan within six months to in
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Award Winners Help Others, Lead by ExampleAward Winners Help Others, Lead by ExampleThe 2015 Military Times Service Members of the Year reflect on their accomplishments and community efforts.
- 6 hours, 47 minutes ago
- Capitol Hill
Ending vets homelessness depends on affordable housingEnding vets homelessness depends on affordable housingOne of the biggest barriers in ending veterans homelessness is the most obvious: Finding someplace for them to live.
- Capitol Hill
- 7 hours, 34 minutes ago
Air Force Times Final Seconds Before Deadly South Carolina CrashAir Force Times Final Seconds Before Deadly South Carolina CrashAir Force Times Final Seconds Before Deadly South Carolina Crash between an F-16 Falcon and a Cessna 150 July 7, 2015.
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Commentary: Veterans deserve an accountable VACommentary: Veterans deserve an accountable VAThe Veterans Accountability Act is about improving the health care we owe our veterans.
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Russia vetoes UN Security Council proposal on MH17 tribunalRussia vetoes UN Security Council proposal on MH17 tribunalRussia has vetoed a Security Council resolution that would set up an international criminal court to prosecute those responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine a year ago.
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Eligibility rules tighten for military resort in EuropeEligibility rules tighten for military resort in EuropeTroops living outside Europe no longer will be able to stay at the Edelweiss resort in Germany in most cases
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Online learning innovations at 2 universitiesOnline learning innovations at 2 universitiesTwo new online learning programs are hoping to recruit students who began college careers but didn't finish a degree.
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Afghan intel agency: Taliban leader died two years agoAfghan intel agency: Taliban leader died two years agoThe Taliban has not commented on the reports.
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Social work degree to be available onlineSocial work degree to be available onlineThe University of North Dakota is taking steps to help address an expected increase in demand for social workers.
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McCain weighing cyber select committeeMcCain weighing cyber select committeeThe chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee is considering setting up a select committee on cyber issues.
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Turkish government not ready to restart peace talks with KurdsTurkish government not ready to restart peace talks with Kurds ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish jets hit Kurdish rebel targets in northern Iraq overnight and the government said strikes would continue until the rebels lay down their arms, despite calls Wednesday by the pro-Kurdish opposition for an immediate end to
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Pentagon unclassified email system downPentagon unclassified email system downOfficials are working to determine the cybersecurity risks that may have affected an unclassified email system at the Pentagon.
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Osan aircraft relocate for runway repairsOsan aircraft relocate for runway repairsAircraft assigned to Osan Air Base, will relocate to a nearby ROK Air Force base for six weeks during runway repairs.
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Surfing troops toss hierarchy to wavesSurfing troops toss hierarchy to wavesAs dawn stretched its fingers over the Atlantic Ocean and onto the St. Augustine pier, seven veterans trekked over the sand toward the waiting waves.
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Soldier who fired at police in 2012 to be sentencedSoldier who fired at police in 2012 to be sentencedMore than three years after a Fort Bragg soldier fired at police and firefighters, the convicted Fayetteville man will soon be sentenced.
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White House threatens veto on VA reform billWhite House threatens veto on VA reform billJust hours before a House vote on the bill, administration officials called the plan harmful and unfair to VA workers.
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The 2015 Military Times Service Members of the Year reflect on their accomplishments and community efforts.
A tip said an object or person was seen floating off the coast of Georgia.
Korean War veterans from the US, Canada and Colombia visit the border truce village of Panmunjom on their first return to the South, for the 62nd anniversary of the Korean armistice.
A recent Gallup poll asked Americans what they considered the greatest threats to the U.S. Do those numbers align with the government's perception?
The US Coast Guard is searching off Florida's east coast for two missing 14-year-olds who disappeared while fishing in the Atlantic Ocean. Their boat was found, capsized. (July 27)
This adorable puppy is a wounded warrior service dog in training. He is named after a wounded soldier, Marine Cpl. Justin Bunce. See the heartwarming meeting between Bunces.
A new study shows high suicide rates in veterans are caused in part because the Department of Veteran Affairs is not properly treating the warning signs that accompany suicidal behavior.
The 2015 Navy Times Sailor of the Year: Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Sara Freeman
The 2015 Navy Times Coastguardsman of the Year: Aviation Maintenance Technician 2nd Class Lee Biladeau
The 2015 Air Force Times Airman of the Year: Senior Airman Joseph Moreland
The 2015 Marine Corps Times Marine of the Year: Staff Sgt. Zachary Rubart
Navy sailors gathered in Norfolk to hold a memorial service for their former shipmate Randall Smith, one of the five servicemen killed in a Chattanooga shooting. A father and a husband, he is remembered as honorable and brave.
Hundreds showed up waving American flags to honor the Marietta, Georgia Marine killed in the Chattanooga, Tennessee shootings. Marine Lance Corporal Squire "Skip" Wells, 21, was one of five service members killed when a gunman opened fire on July 16.
The 2015 Army Times Soldier of the Year: Staff Sgt. Joseph Fontenot
Thanks to a nonprofit organization, an unclaimed Vietnam veteran, who died in 2011 from cancer, will be buried in Arlington National Cemetery with a full military service.
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