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    Soldier fights for right to bury her father

    Soldier fights for right to bury her fatherDuring a visit with her Marine veteran father in St. Louis a few years ago, SFC Yvette James asked about his wishes for burial. "I said, 'I'm your only child. What do you want me to do?' " she said. "He went to his room, got a folder, pulled...
    • Life
    • 17 hours, 14 minutes ago
    Diet-fitness

    MCM military discounts sold out in 8 hours, 49 min.

    MCM military discounts sold out in 8 hours, 49 min.By Jon R. Anderson
    • Diet-fitness
    • 4 days, 16 hours ago
    Diet-fitness

    Starts at noon EST: 6 ways to register for the MCM

    Starts at noon EST: 6 ways to register for the MCMThere are six ways to get into this year's Marine Corps Marathon on Oct. 25, but the first requires you to act now.
    • Diet-fitness
    • 5 days, 18 hours ago
    Veterans

    VA suicide hotline film wins Oscar

    VA suicide hotline film wins OscarShort documentary on VA Crisis Line wins Oscar
    • Veterans
    • 6 days ago
    Life

    Fort Lee lets service members express culinary artistry

    Fort Lee lets service members express culinary artistryService members in Fort Lee's advanced culinary training division, part of the Joint Culinary Center of Excellence, may one day cook filet mignon for the Secretary of Defense at the Pentagon, or even feed the president on Air Force One.
    • Life
    • 6 days, 13 hours ago
    Health Care

    Tricare Help: Baby eligible, despite dad's status

    Tricare Help: Baby eligible, despite dad's statusBaby is eligible for Tricare after father is placed on permanently retired list.
    • Health Care
    • 6 days, 19 hours ago
    Benefits

    Consumer Watch: New incentives for saving money

    Consumer Watch: New incentives for saving moneyMilitary Saves Week includes several promotions to help service members put away money.
    • Benefits
    • 6 days, 19 hours ago
    Crime

    Ask the Lawyer: Using force to protect property is risky

    Ask the Lawyer: Using force to protect property is riskyIf a service member uses force to protect his property, he could be charged with assault.
    • Crime
    • 6 days, 19 hours ago
    Life

    Putin says Russia will never yield to foreign pressure

    Putin says Russia will never yield to foreign pressurePresident Vladimir Putin says he will not allow anyone to get a military advantage over Russia and pledges that the country will never yield to foreign pressure.
    • Life
    • 1 week, 1 day ago
    Entertainment

    Lawsuit: SF members describe TV star as problem soldier

    Lawsuit: SF members describe TV star as problem soldierStatements from Joe Teti's Special Forces teammates are part of an official response to his defamation suit.
    • Entertainment
    • 1 week, 1 day ago
    Entertainment

    Fellow American sniper lauds movie as Chris' story

    Fellow American sniper lauds movie as Chris' storyFormer Navy SEAL Kevin Lacz went from technical adviser on 'American Sniper' to playing himself in the film.
    • Entertainment
    • 1 week, 2 days ago
    Sports

    NFL long snapper or Navy officer?

    NFL long snapper or Navy officer?Will the Navy let Joe Cardona delay his service commitment to play in the NFL in 2015? He doesn't know.
    • Sports
    • 1 week, 2 days ago
    Life

    Military Martians? 2 service members make Mars One cut

    Military Martians? 2 service members make Mars One cutTwo service members who saw the Air Force as a potential path to space exploration may yet reach their goal, though they wouldn't fly for NASA ... and they would not be flying round-trip.
    • Life
    • 1 week, 3 days ago
    Diet-fitness

    Cut your gym costs: Tips to tame the membership fees

    Cut your gym costs: Tips to tame the membership feesHow to save money on off-base gym options.
    • Diet-fitness
    • 1 week, 3 days ago
    Life

    GearScout: Best of SHOT Show 2015

    GearScout: Best of SHOT Show 2015Sore feet, fast food, polished pitches for uninspired products: These were just some of the hazards your Military Times GearScout crew waded through in order to report on the best products to come out of 2015's Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade Show.
    • Life
    • 1 week, 4 days ago
    Life

    Military Times GearScout's Best of SHOT Show 2015

    Military Times GearScout's Best of SHOT Show 2015Manufacturers said they've adjusted production, tweaked product lines and focused on innovation. Check out what's new.
    • Life
    • 1 week, 4 days ago
    Life

    GearScout's Best of SHOT Show 2015

    GearScout's Best of SHOT Show 2015The Raven Concealment Eidolon is an injection-molded (not Kydex) holster body backed up by a ton of screw-on accessories that make the system perhaps the most adaptable inside-the-waistband carry system on the market. ($65-$120)
    • Life
    • 1 week, 4 days ago
    News

    Air Force major trains for 1,000-mile sled dog race

    Air Force major trains for 1,000-mile sled dog raceMaj. Roger Lee completed the first of three Itidarod qualifying races Feb. 1. He hopes to compete in the "last great race" in 2017.
    • News
    • 1 week, 6 days ago
    Diet-fitness

    Defense Department posts 'high-risk' supplement list

    Defense Department posts 'high-risk' supplement listDoD says supplements on the list contain dangerous ingredients that may cause troops to pop positive on a urine test.
    • Diet-fitness
    • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
    Entertainment

    Q-and-A: Got Your 6 boss on Hollywood helping vets, more

    Q-and-A: Got Your 6 boss on Hollywood helping vets, moreThe head of Got Your 6 explains the "6 Certified" program and other ways his group is helping veterans.
    • Entertainment
    • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
    Best for Vets

    Talking cars & veterans jobs at D.C.'s annual auto show

    Talking cars & veterans jobs at D.C.'s annual auto showThe Washington Auto Show granted free admission to service members and veterans for its Military Tribute Day on Jan. 27.
    • Best for Vets
    • 3 weeks ago
    Diet-fitness

    $560M app grab: UA plants flag in tracking fight

    $560M app grab: UA plants flag in tracking fightUnder Armour buys MyFitnessPal and Endomondo in $560 million app grab.
    • Diet-fitness
    • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
    Diet-fitness

    Kaatsu training is blowing fitness researchers' minds

    Kaatsu training is blowing fitness researchers' mindsThe Kaatsu technique coming over from Japan was behind Bode Miller's comeback bid.
    • Diet-fitness
    • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
    News

    NBC's Williams fighting for his reputation after Iraq claim

    NBC's Williams fighting for his reputation after Iraq claimNBC News anchor Brian Williams found himself the story Thursday, his credibility seriously threatened because he claimed — falsely — that he had been in a helicopter hit by a grenade during the Iraq war.
    • News
    • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
    News

    No Greater Love trailer

    No Greater Love trailer"No Greater Love" is a documentary set to be realesed in the fall of 2015 that tells the story of an infantry chaplain deployed to Afghanistan.
    • News
    • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
    News

    Vets get a second chance to play hockey

    Vets get a second chance to play hockeyNot knowing what life had in store for them at home after being injured in combat, a group of veterans found comfort on the ice serving their country again, but this time in a different way.
    • News
    • 3 weeks, 4 days 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
    • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
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