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Air Force Casts a Wide Net For Cyber Warfare Tools
The Air Force is scanning the market for "cyber warfare systems" tools, in an acknowledgment of the need to open up the opaque and inaccessible space to new players, documents show.
Sun May 19, 2013
Army Pvt. Kyle Alcarez has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in South Carolina.
Wed May 15, 2013
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Pentagon estimates 500 sexually assaulted a week
In this June 22, 2012, image made from video, female airmen march during graduation at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio.
Lawmakers outraged over another military sex case
Lawmakers say they're outraged that for the second time this month a member of the armed forces assigned to help prevent sexual assaults in the military is under investigation for alleged sexual misconduct.
The Beaumont Enterprise
Hagel informed Obama of latest sex abuse case
Hagel informed Obama of latest sex abuse case Associated Press Copyright 2013 Associated Press.
Tue May 14, 2013
Soldier in sexual assault office accused of abuse
A soldier assigned to coordinate a sexual assault prevention program in Texas is under investigation for "abusive sexual contact" and other alleged misconduct and has been suspended from his duties, the Army announced Tuesday.
American Legion Magazine
Families in Service to their Country.
Day, June 6, 1944, Omaha Beach, Normandy. Staff Sgt. Robert Brant, U.S. Army, started his journey across France and ended it in the Rhineland a year later.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Daily Beast
James Helmer/PBSRape Escalates in the RanksUnreported sexual assaults ...
Unreported sexual assaults soared in the ranks last year even as the problem has reached The White House.
Recruiters add to Pentagon sex-crime crisis
In Alaska, law enforcement officials are fuming after a military jury this month convicted a Marine Corps recruiter of first-degree sexual assault in the rape of a 23-year-old female civilian but did not send him to prison.
Sun May 12, 2013
Editorial Roundup: Disorder in the ranks
The pattern is all too familiar. Rocked by sexual abuse within its ranks - 1992 at Tailhook, 1996 at the Aberdeen Proving Ground, 2002 at the Air Force Academy, 2011 at Lackland Air Force Base - the military vows no tolerance and promises action.
Sat May 11, 2013
Predators: Sex horrors again
Sexual predators filled last week's news. Three young women broke free from a Cleveland house where they had been imprisoned as sex slaves for a decade.
Fri May 10, 2013
Dallas Morning News
Editorial: - No' should mean - no' in the military, too
This has been a distressing week for the U.S. military and its proud tradition of dedicated service to mission and comrades.
Sunday tribute for slain Parker Marine
U.S. Marine Cpl. David Sonka, of Parker, who was killed by an Afghanistan Army soldier he was training, will be remembered Sunday night outside Chaparral High School.
Through Airmen's Eyes: Refugee becomes Air Force nurse
First Lt. Wajeeha Omar is the 455th Expeditionary Medical Operations Squadron patient movement nurse at the Craig Joint Theater Hospital on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan.
The Montgomery Advertiser
Spanish-speaking JAG officer forges international partnerships
In creating solid friendships with Central and South America, instructor Capt. William Toronto from The Air Force Judge Advocate General's School at Maxwell taught military officers of Colombia, Paraguay and Guatemala the rule of law at the Inter-American Air Force Academy at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, April 18-22. "IAAFA has a big mission ... (more)
Thu May 09, 2013
The Washington Post
Editorial Board: The military's approach to sexual assault has to change
THE PATTERN is all too familiar. Rocked by sexual abuse within its ranks - 1992 at Tailhook, 1996 at the Aberdeen Proving Ground, 2002 at the Air Force Academy, 2011 at Lackland Air Force Base - the military vows no tolerance and promises action.
Airman completes training
Air Force Airman Alejandro Munera graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas, after completing an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, basic warfare principles and skills.
Air Force Sex Abuse Chief's Trial Set
Lieutenant Colonel Jeffrey Krusinski, the U.S. Air Force 's top officer for sexual assault prevention, had a trial set for July 18 at his first court appearance on a charge of groping a woman in a suburban Virginia parking lot.
Pingree meets with White House on military sex assault issue
Maine Rep. Chellie Pingree is among a small group of House and Senate lawmakers who are meeting with top Obama administration officials this morning to discuss the issue of sexual assault in the military.
KRCG-TV Jefferson City
Ex-bomb-sniffing dog, Army handler receive award
A former soldier from Kansas City and his retired bomb-sniffing dog have received awards from the Harry S. Truman Good Neighbor Award Foundation.