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Tunisia: Tatooine safe from Islamic State

Tunisia: Tatooine safe from Islamic StateTunisian officials have sought to dampen down on worries that the sets from the iconic Star Wars movies are under threat from Islamic State militants.
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  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Life

Airman's tintypes evoke 'humanity' of troops, vets

Airman's tintypes evoke 'humanity' of troops, vetsCast your gaze over aerial gunner Ed Drew's photographs for just a few seconds and their intriguing and engaging duality becomes readily apparent. The images evoke the long-gone era of Civil War tintypes. But they actually depict crew members in Drew's combat...
  • Life
  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
Life

Aerial gunner's photos recall Civil War-era technique

Aerial gunner's photos recall Civil War-era technique"Lieutenant, co-pilot" http://eddrew.com/
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  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
Veterans

Wounded vet tackles 'toughest footrace on Earth'

Wounded vet tackles 'toughest footrace on Earth'Wounded vet tackles 'toughest footrace on Earth'
  • Veterans
  • 4 days, 4 hours ago
Entertainment

Busting our bracket: Readers weigh in on missed movies

Busting our bracket: Readers weigh in on missed moviesFrom "Gettysburg" to "Anzio," what films should've made the cut for Military Movie Madness?
  • Entertainment
  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
Veterans

World Trade Center climb will benefit wounded vets

World Trade Center climb will benefit wounded vetsThe first stair-climb race at One World Trade Center - the nation's tallest building - will raise money for military veterans struggling with combat-linked disabilities.
  • Veterans
  • 4 days, 11 hours ago
News

USO awards banquet honors Stevie Nicks, Peyton Manning

USO awards banquet honors Stevie Nicks, Peyton ManningThe real stars of the event Tuesday night are nearly 30 Medal of Honor recipients being recognized for heroism in World War II, Korea, Vietnam and Afghanistan.
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  • 4 days, 13 hours ago
Entertainment

Military Movie Madness: Close races as Round 2 heats up

Military Movie Madness: Close races as Round 2 heats upTom Cruise vs. Tom Hanks, Denzel vs. Mel and more as our march toward the greatest military movie ever moves on.
  • Entertainment
  • 5 days, 3 hours ago
Sports

Chuck Bednarik, NFL Hall of Famer and B-24 gunner, dies at 89

Chuck Bednarik, NFL Hall of Famer and B-24 gunner, dies at 89To older football fans, Chuck Bednarik was "Concrete Charlie," the last of the two-way pros who played on two championship teams with the Philadelphia Eagles and hit Frank Gifford so hard in 1960 that the New York Giants' superstar didn't play again...
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  • 5 days, 8 hours ago
Entertainment

Military Movie Madness Round 2: Who's in, who's out

Military Movie Madness Round 2: Who's in, who's outWinners and losers in the first round of our bracket-style reader vote to crown the greatest military movie ever
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  • 1 week ago
News

Seeking ways to bridge 'civilian-military gap'

Seeking ways to bridge 'civilian-military gap'Experts warn that the way veterans often are portrayed in mainstream media, movies and TV shows doesn't necessarily enhance the public's perception of veterans — and often makes veterans feel even more alienated.
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  • 1 week ago
Entertainment

Wargaming prepares to launch free 'World of Warships'

Wargaming prepares to launch free 'World of Warships'If you like "World of Tanks," wait until you see its soon-to-be-released counterpart of high seas combat.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Entertainment

Wargaming's 'The Chieftain' on the real world of tanks

Wargaming's 'The Chieftain' on the real world of tanksDespite more than a decade of constant combat in the real world, though, you could forgive the average American for wondering if the U.S. military even has any tank units anymore.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
News

Staff sergeant's 'Voice' run ends

Staff sergeant's 'Voice' run endsA soldier-singer with the West Point band didn't make it out of the "battle round" on NBC's "The Voice."
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
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Day 2: World of Tanks’ “The Chieftain” mounts up for Sullivan Cup

Day 2: World of Tanks’ “The Chieftain” mounts up for Sullivan CupWorld of Tanks' Nicholas "The Chieftain" Moran takes us to Fort Benning, Georgia, in search of the best real-life tank crew in the Army’s Sullivan Cup competition in May 2014.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
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World of Tanks' "The Chieftain" mounts up for Sullivan Cup Day 1

World of Tanks' "The Chieftain" mounts up for Sullivan Cup Day 1World of Tanks' Nicholas "The Chieftain" Moran takes us to Fort Benning, Georgia, in search of the best real-life tank crew in the Army’s Sullivan Cup competition in May 2014.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
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Day 3: World of Tanks’ “The Chieftain” mounts up for Sullivan Cup

Day 3: World of Tanks’ “The Chieftain” mounts up for Sullivan CupWorld of Tanks' Nicholas "The Chieftain" Moran takes us to Fort Benning, Georgia, in search of the best real-life tank crew in the Army’s Sullivan Cup competition in May 2014.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Entertainment

Staff sergeant's 'Voice' battle set for tonight on NBC

Staff sergeant's 'Voice' battle set for tonight on NBCStaff Sgt. Jeremy Gaynor will compete tonight on NBC's "The Voice" in a "battle round."
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Best for Vets

Tanker-historian-gamer has the perfect civilian job

Tanker-historian-gamer has the perfect civilian jobGuardsman doubles as Wargaming.net's "Chieftain."
  • Best for Vets
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Sports

Pentagon to host Warrior Games this summer at Quantico

Pentagon to host Warrior Games this summer at QuanticoThe Associated Press
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Life

Defense hearings: More budget, more AUMF, more Iran

Defense hearings: More budget, more AUMF, more IranDefense/veterans hearings on Capitol Hill for the week of March 16.
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Health Care

'Misremembering' is all too human

'Misremembering' is all too humanWe all enhance, reshape, exaggerate, or outright lie about our life experiences from time to time. Why do we do this?
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Entertainment

Vote now in our film bracket: Military Movie Madness

Vote now in our film bracket: Military Movie MadnessVote to help us choose the finest military movie ever made.
  • Entertainment
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Life

Communication is key to family readiness

Communication is key to family readinessThe Army National Guard's 1742nd Transportation Company was among seven reserve component units recognized for their family readiness programs by the Defense Department.
  • Life
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Entertainment

Book reviews: Novels, nonfiction & more from the SEALs

Book reviews: Novels, nonfiction & more from the SEALsMilitary Times reviews including veterans' first novels, sensitive looks at suicide and stress, and more SEAL books.
  • Entertainment
  • 2 weeks ago
Health Care

Verifying Tricare coverage for IRS

Verifying Tricare coverage for IRSFor tax year 2014 only, Tricare beneficiaries do not need to file a separate IRS tax form to prove they had minimum essential coverage under the ACA last year.
  • Health Care
  • 2 weeks ago
Diet-fitness

Military Muscle: Link up exercises for bigger gains

Military Muscle: Link up exercises for bigger gainsMilitary Muscle: Link up exercises for bigger gains
  • Diet-fitness
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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