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1 hr ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

Army band The Volunteers brings down the house at CASHS

"The Volunteers" of the U.S. Army Field Band perform at CASHS and call out Ivory Young, left, and other classmates from the audience for a dance off on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Military, Chambersburg, PA, Opinion

2 hrs ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

Huntsville man inducted into Army Rangers Hall of Fame

Jeff Greer got an early start. He remembers, "I joined the Army in 1974 right out of high school with a couple of friends."

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Related Topix: US Military, Redstone Arsenal, Huntsville, AL, Redstone Arsenal, AL

6 hrs ago | ABC News

Air Force Instructor Convicted in Sex Scandal Dies

The first Air Force instructor convicted of rape in a sex scandal at one of the nation's busiest military training centers has died in prison.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Lackland Air Force Base, Fort Leavenworth, Leavenworth, KS

7 hrs ago | The Bayonet

'Honing the Maneuver Force for the Next Fight'

For the second year in a row, the Maneuver Warfighter Conference will be held on Fort Benning, and is set for Sept.

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Related Topix: US Military, Fort Benning, Chattahoochee County, GA, Fort Benning, GA

8 hrs ago | Navy Times

Soldier wins settlement from storage company

A special operations soldier has won a settlement from the storage company that got rid of his property while he was deployed - including $8,044 worth of Army-issued equipment - in violation of the Servicemembers' Civil Relief Act.

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Related Topix: Fort Bragg, Sanford, NC

12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Unrest, arrests vex Palestinian clan with strong U.S. ties

For many years, an old and respected Palestinian clan, the Abu Khieder family, has welcomed their American cousins to spend summers in East Jerusalem, greet their elders, learn Arabic, maybe even find a spouse.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, US Military, Life, Veteran Affairs

12 hrs ago | Fox News

Georgia pol claims Tyler Perry using star power to secure 'sweetheart' deal for Army base

An unusual dispute is taking shape in Georgia that has all the trappings of a juicy Hollywood flick: alleged secret deals, political profiting, and, oh -- Tyler Perry.

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Related Topix: Nathan Deal, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Georgia, Georgia Government, Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, US Military, Fort McPherson, US Governors, 2012 Presidential Election

16 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

The US Army Is Stuck in the 19th CenturyBy Bill Sweetman

It's unlikely that the U.S. Air Force will be abolished in anyone's lifetime, whatever University of Kentucky professor Robert Farley, author of Grounded-The Case for Abolishing the United States Air Force , may think.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, US News, University of Kentucky, US Navy

20 hrs ago | The Times

UNG instructor to compete for Army's Best Warrior title

Sgt. 1st Class David Smith, right, competes in the road march portion of the recent U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command competition at Fort Eustis, Va.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Greenwich Citizen

Veterans see VA scandal as key in Congress races

In this Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014 photo, Juan Roman, a Vietnam Air Force veteran and presently a chaplain with Disabled American Veterans, speaks about issues and the upcoming campaigns by Congressional representatives during an interview at the All American Veterans Center at Fayetteville Technical Community College in Fayetteville, N.C. Photo: Gerry ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Renee Ellmers, US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US Senate, Democrat, Fayetteville, NC, Fort Bragg, US Military, Life, Veteran Affairs

Stars and Stripes

Fort Carson soldier killed while trying to cross interstate highway

A 23-year-old Fort Carson soldier who died after he was struck by two cars on Interstate 25 at about midnight Saturday was identified as Spc.

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Related Topix: US Military, Fort Carson, Fort Carson, CO, Denver, CO

El Paso Times

Fort Bliss a pioneer for Army with new division artillery format

FORT BLISS >> Fort Bliss is leading the way on how the Army will train and fight with artillery and other fires capabilities in the future.

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Related Topix: US Military, Fort Bliss, Fort Bliss, TX

Stars and Stripes

Buddy helps to etch Vietnam War casualty into local memory

As classmate Neil Jacobson and others watched, Orla Daniel Hammack's name was added to the Walla Walla Area Vietnam Memorial at Fort Walla Walla.

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Related Topix: Walla Walla, WA, US Military, US Marine Corps, US News

Bangor Daily News

Ambassador Don Gregg to speak at COA

Ambassador Donald P. Gregg will speak in Bar Harbor on Tuesday, Sept. 16, at 4:10 p.m. in the McCormick Lecture Hall.

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Related Topix: Bar Harbor, ME, North Korea, World News, Asia, College of the Atlantic, US News, US Military, Williams College

OpEdNews

It's all about Ukraine: Two Chance Meetings While Traveling in Europe

On a trip to Europe for a two-week stay in Finland, my wife and I at one point found ourselves seated next to a congenial 30-something guy, dressed casually in jeans and a T-shirt.

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Related Topix: Travel, Europe, Finland Travel, Finland, World News, Europe Travel, US Military, US News, Liberal Political News

El Paso Times

Fort Bliss gates

FORT BLISS >> Motorists wanting access to Fort Bliss for the rest of the Labor Day holiday weekend may have to make some adjustments to which gates they use and allow a little extra time to get onto the installation.

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Related Topix: US Military, Fort Bliss, Fort Bliss, TX, Department of Defense, US News, Fort Hood

The Leaf-Chronicle

Q&A: EDC's Wray addresses recruitment, Army cutsQ&A: EDC's Wray...

Q&A: EDC's Wray addresses recruitment, Army cuts Executive director of EDC also talks convention center Check out this story on theleafchronicle.com: http://leafne.ws/1pyOpH2 Cal Wray, executive director of the Clarksville-Montgomery County Economic Development Council, is impressed with what Clarksville has to offer to potential industries, but ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Military, Fort Campbell, Montgomery County, TN, Clarksville, TN

Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Age

Bisexual soldier in topless barmaids row speaks out

The first sign of trouble about the one-off sexual encounter appeared in the form of angry text messages on Corporal Ezekiel Wilkinson's phone.

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Related Topix: US Military, Campbell Barracks

The Leaf-Chronicle

Fort Campbell SOS sends S.O.S. for military bootsFort Campbell SOS...

Fort Campbell SOS sends S.O.S. for military boots Survivor Outreach Services needs military boots 'in any condition' for memorial to Fallen Check out this story on theleafchronicle.com: http://leafne.ws/1u44jJ1 At Survivors Outreach Services at Fort Campbell, volunteers Jennifer Lawless, left, and Sheila Patton work on hundreds of boots meant for a ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Military, Fort Campbell, Fort Campbell, KY, Weather, US Marine Corps

Examiner.com

Another Fort Bragg paratrooper found dead on post

Officials at Fort Bragg released the grim news yesterday, that yet another paratrooper has been found dead on post.

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Related Topix: US Military, Fort Bragg, Norfolk, VA, Fort Huachuca

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