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Report: Hawaii supervisor manipulated VA claims dataReport: Hawaii supervisor manipulated VA claims dataA supervisor at the Veterans Administration office in Honolulu was manipulating data to make it look like the agency was processing veterans' benefits claims faster than they actually were, according to a new report by the VA Office of Inspector General.
- 4 hours, 15 minutes ago
Members of Congress grill VA officials over Tomah mishapsMembers of Congress grill VA officials over Tomah mishapsMembers of Congress consoled whistleblowers and family members of veterans who died at a medical center in Tomah that has come under fire for poor care, and they criticized government officials who tried to defend previous investigations of the facility.
- 4 hours, 27 minutes ago
Aunt of men accused in terror plot: They're 'not monsters'Aunt of men accused in terror plot: They're 'not monsters'An aunt of two suburban Chicago men accused of plotting a terrorist attack on a military facility in northern Illinois said Monday the allegations perplexed and devastated their extended family of Muslims and Christians.
- 4 hours, 42 minutes ago
Ex-FBI agent sentenced to 10 years in Afghan kickback schemeEx-FBI agent sentenced to 10 years in Afghan kickback schemeA former FBI agent accused of trying to derail a Utah investigation into an alleged defense contractor kickback scheme was sentenced to 10 years in prison Monday.
- 5 hours, 4 minutes ago
Army aviation leaders take on dust, new enginesArmy aviation leaders take on dust, new enginesEven as sequestration budget cuts loom over US Army aviation, helicopter modernization plans are driving numerous requirements, officials said at an industry conference here.
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PACOM chief Locklear to be cleared in 'Fat Leonard' probePACOM chief Locklear to be cleared in 'Fat Leonard' probeOne of the highest-ranking officers in the US Navy appears to be on the verge of being cleared of wrongdoing in the Glenn Defense Marine Asia (GDMA) corruption investigations, defense officials said, even as other admirals receive minor forms of punishment or remain...
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Task Force Violent: The unforgivenTask Force Violent: The unforgivenPart 3: Marine commandos survived this nightmare. No one believed their story
- 1 week, 2 days ago
NSA: Car smashes into police vehicle at Fort Meade; 1 deadNSA: Car smashes into police vehicle at Fort Meade; 1 deadTwo men dressed as women smashed a stolen car into a police vehicle after they disobeyed commands at the closely guarded gates of the National Security Agency on Monday, prompting police to open fire.
- 7 hours, 11 minutes ago
Newest big deck gator 'candidate' for Aussie tripNewest big deck gator 'candidate' for Aussie tripThe Navy's newest amphibious assault ship will soon take the helm of an amphibious ready group and head Down Under.
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SitRep: A conversation with Max Uriarte creator of Terminal LanceSitRep: A conversation with Max Uriarte creator of Terminal LanceMarine veteran Max Uriarte has become a leading voice in the post-9/11 military’s counter culture movement. As creator of the wildly popular web comic Terminal Lance — which also appears weekly in Marine Corps Times.
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'Terminal Lance' turns five years old'Terminal Lance' turns five years oldthe veteran Marine's wit is acerbic as ever and has grown more sophisticated over the years – as have his tools.
- 10 hours, 25 minutes ago
Saudi-led forces strike Yemen rebels, blockade portsSaudi-led forces strike Yemen rebels, blockade portsSaudi-led naval forces imposed a blockade on Yemen's ports as coalition airstrikes on Monday repelled an advance on the southern port city of Aden by Shiite rebels and forces loyal to a former president.
- 11 hours, 33 minutes ago
Rand confirmed as first 4-star to lead Global Strike CommandRand confirmed as first 4-star to lead Global Strike CommandGen. Robin Rand has been confirmed as the first four-star general to lead Air Force Global Strike Command.
- 11 hours, 57 minutes ago
New York Guard member killed in car crashNew York Guard member killed in car crashState police say a member of a Buffalo-based Army National Guard unit has died in a two-vehicle collision on a rural western New York road.
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World War II veteran finally receives POW medalWorld War II veteran finally receives POW medalA Minnesota veteran shot down and held captive in World War II has finally received a long overdue military medal.
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We're still looking. #findKatrinakidWe're still looking. #findKatrinakidKeep spreading the word, in hopes that we can reunite former Master Sgt. Michael Maroney with the girl he carried out of the devastation left by Hurricane Katrina.
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No CAR, no respect: The push to end the ribbon rack divideNo CAR, no respect: The push to end the ribbon rack divideThe growing discord surrounding Combat Action Ribbons — the award issued by the sea services for active participation in ground or surface combat — is troubling some leaders.
- 14 hours, 11 minutes ago
Latest deals offer few answers to budget anxietyLatest deals offer few answers to budget anxietyLawmakers seem content to work around existing spending caps, much to the frustration of Pentagon planners.
- Capitol Hill
- 14 hours, 26 minutes ago
Recruiters: Survey does not guarantee anonymityRecruiters: Survey does not guarantee anonymityThe Air Force is asking recruiters in a survey if they feel pressured to cut corners — but the fine print on the survey has some worried that answering honestly could get them in trouble.
- Air Force
- 15 hours, 17 minutes ago
Master recruiters share their secrets of successMaster recruiters share their secrets of successFor most of the 24,000 young people who enlist each year, their Air Force careers begin with a tentative conversation with a recruiter. And that recruiter — welcoming, looking sharp in Air Force blues — can change the course of someone's life. But the job takes...
- Air Force
- 15 hours, 24 minutes ago
Why one lawmaker keeps pushing for a new military draftWhy one lawmaker keeps pushing for a new military draftSince 2003, Rep. Charlie Rangel has introduced seven bills to bring back the draft. None of them have had any success.
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Iran says U.S. drone kills 2 advisers in Iraq; U.S. denies claimIran says U.S. drone kills 2 advisers in Iraq; U.S. denies claimIran's Revolutionary Guard says a U.S. drone strike has killed two of its advisers in Iraq, though the U.S. says it has only struck militants in its campaign.
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Army to launch new desert schoolArmy to launch new desert schoolThe Army is going back to the basics of fighting in the desert with a new course from the 1st Armored Division.
- 16 hours, 42 minutes ago
Hearing set for guardsman accused of plotting attacksHearing set for guardsman accused of plotting attacksA federal judge is scheduled to hold a detention hearing for a 22-year-old Illinois Army National Guard soldier accused of plotting a terrorist attack on a military facility with his suburban Chicago cousin.
- 17 hours, 33 minutes ago
Depression or PTSD can cause irritabilityDepression or PTSD can cause irritabilityIrritability is often an aspect of post-traumatic stress disorder. It's classified as a symptom of dysfunctional arousal and reactivity.
- Health Care
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Arab League unveils joint military force amid Yemen crisisArab League unveils joint military force amid Yemen crisisA two-day Arab summit ended Sunday with a vow to defeat Iranian-backed Shiite rebels in Yemen and the formal unveiling of plans to form a joint Arab intervention force, setting the stage for a potentially dangerous clash between U.S.-allied Arab states and Tehran over...
- 1 day, 7 hours ago
Surviving Doolittle Raiders to give Congressional Gold Medal to Air Force museumSurviving Doolittle Raiders to give Congressional Gold Medal to Air Force museumMore than seven decades after an audacious bombing run by the "Doolittle Tokyo Raiders" rallied their own nation while stunning another, the World War II heroes are still adding to their legacy.
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Marine veteran Max Uriarte has become a leading voice in the post-9/11 military’s counter culture movement. As creator of the wildly popular web comic Terminal Lance — which also appears weekly in Marine Corps Times.
One person is reported dead and two are injured after a vehicle tried to ram the gates of the NSA headquarters at Fort Meade in Maryland Monday morning.
Defense Secretary Ash Carter is considering changes to military enlistment standards and might also increase retention benefits.
The Delta IV launched into space Friday with astronaut Scott Kelly who will be on a year-long mission.
With the U.S. now launching airstrikes against ISIS in Tikrit, the three parties involved are making different claims about who is helping whom.
U.S. officials say Defense Secretary Ash Carter is hearing of serious reservations from top military leaders after saying he's open-minded about ending the Pentagon's ban on transgender troops. (March 24)
President Obama on Tuesday formally abandoned his pledge to bring U.S. troop levels in Afghanistan down to 5,000 by the end of this year, saying the current force of about 10,000 will remain there into 2016.
President Obama announced Tuesday 9,800 U.S. troops will remain Afghanistan through the end of 2015.
Military units have contacted 100 service members who were named on a "kill list" posted online by an Islamic State group.
It's been 10 years since the iconic moment when then Staff Sgt. Mike Maroney saved a little girl from Hurricane Katrina's floodwaters. For Maroney, it was a brief moment of joy during what seemed like a hopeless mission.
An Air Force veteran was arrested and accused of attempting to provide material support to a designated foreign terror organization, specifically ISIS. Tairod Nathan Webster Pugh was in the military from 1986 to 1990.
Cold region and mountaineering experts from the U.S. and eleven other countries gathered at Black Rapids Alaska for joint training.
The Lousiana National Guard shared information about the four soldiers killed when a Black Hawk helicopter crashed off of the coast of Florida. Seven Marines were also killed in the crash.
SitRep 03-16-2015 Improving and simplifying sailors work environments
Admiral Paul Zukunft, Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard talks about issues facing the Coast Guard including budget concerns and physical training standards.
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