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'Wounded': 12-part WWP series is on Netflix & YouTube

'Wounded': 12-part WWP series is on Netflix & YouTube12-part documentary series showcases veterans struggles post-service
  • Entertainment
  • 4 days, 6 hours ago
Entertainment

Dual amputee Iraq vet joins 'Dancing with the Stars'

Dual amputee Iraq vet joins 'Dancing with the Stars'Retired Army Sgt. Noah Galloway with compete in the upcoming season.
  • Entertainment
  • 6 days, 23 hours ago
Life

For injured veterans, bike ride helps heal body

For injured veterans, bike ride helps heal bodyRide 2 Recovery Gulf Coast Challenge — a six-day, 470-mile bike ride from Atlanta to New Orleans — supports physical and psychological rehabilitation programs for injured veterans, featuring cycling as the core activity.
  • Life
  • 5 hours, 39 minutes ago
Sports

Back on track: Colton Smith wins in return to MMA cage

Back on track: Colton Smith wins in return to MMA cageColton Smith's return to the MMA cage after his UFC release was a success ... and he'll fight again in less than 3 weeks
  • Sports
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Life

At 21, airman is youngest pro bodybuilder

At 21, airman is youngest pro bodybuilderSenior Airman Terrence Ruffin became the youngest professional bodybuilder on the International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness circuit in 28 years in November when he won the 150-pound lightweight category at a competition in Miami.
  • Life
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Life

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
  • 3 days, 2 hours 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
  • 1 week 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
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Veterans

VA suicide hotline film wins Oscar

VA suicide hotline film wins OscarShort documentary on VA Crisis Line wins Oscar
  • Veterans
  • 1 week, 1 day 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
  • 1 week, 1 day 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
  • 1 week, 2 days 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
  • 1 week, 2 days 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
  • 1 week, 2 days 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, 4 days 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, 4 days 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, 5 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, 5 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, 5 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, 5 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, 6 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
  • 2 weeks 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
  • 2 weeks 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
  • 2 weeks, 2 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, 6 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
  • 3 weeks, 2 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, 3 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, 5 days ago
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