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  1. Pentagon university scrutinized for hires related to human rights abuses - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Russia Taday

    ... ned torture tactics to high-level officials, including Panamanian leader Manuel Noriega. It reopened in 2001 at Fort Benning in Georgia under the name Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation.

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  2. Deputy Secretary of Labor kicks off summit on jobs at Fort BenningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Stars and Stripes

    In an Army that's downsizing amid budget cuts in the armed forces, Deputy Secretary of Labor Christopher P. Lu was at Fort Benning, Ga., on Wednesday to kick off the Soldier for Life Transition Summit. Lu, who was approved for the position almost a year ago, focused on help that's available for service members, veterans and military spouses along with workshops to help job seekers hone their skills to get employed.

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  3. 'Soldier for Life' services at Fort Benning ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    The Soldiers for Life job transition summit continues on Fort Benning, and Thursday is the first of several days where soldiers, their spouses and veterans get job training and other help with transitioning out of Army life. The summit includes a free hiring fair, business and career presentations by top entrepreneurs of American Dream U, and one-on-one workshops that focus on job-seeking skills.

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  4. U.S. lags behind in fulfilling visa promise to Iraqi translatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | CBS News

    ... worked by his side was also his protector and adviser. "I'm 24 years old with one year of military training at Fort Benning. What the hell am I supposed to do in Baghdad?" Vossen told me. "I'd a been dead." For many Iraqis, working for the U.S. ...

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  5. 98th Training Division under new responsibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Bayonet

    ... the unit and its Soldiers. In attendance were Soldiers of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 98th Division, Fort Benning; 1st Brigade, 98th Training Division, Fort Benning; 2nd Brigade, 98th Training Division, Fort Jackson, South Carolina; 3rd ...

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  6. 3 services, 4 nations come together for trainingRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Bayonet

    ... Brock said. "We'll probably have five times (the number of) teams there." The teams flew five flights a day at Fort Benning, whereas at Fort Bliss they will be flying as many as 30 flights a day, Swartz said.

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  7. Bibi's efforts are to dissuade America from pursuing "A Deal with the Devil": IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Jewish Press

    In the summer of 2011 I was at Fort Benning preparing to deploy to Afghanistan. The deployment site was set up for small units and individual troop rotations into the Iraq and Afghanistan theatres of operations.

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  8. Girls With Guns: 4 Great Senior Female Competition Shooters You've Never Heard OfRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | News Max

    ... the Army. She competed on the U.S. Army Reserves rifle team and later became an Army marksmanship instructor at Fort Benning in Georgia. After her long stint with the Army, she continued her competitive career with a western twist, shooting her way ...

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  9. Iron Training Detachment: New unit runs Air Assault School, two other training programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... courses have been held at Fort Bliss in the past, but trainers would have to be brought in from places like Fort Benning, Ga., Walden said. Now, all the necessary resources are at Fort Bliss thanks to this new unit, he added. "This is a select group ...

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  10. Fort Lee to hold public meeting on lodging privatizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... She says privatization of Fort Lee's lodging has been pending completion of hotels at the installation and at Fort Benning in Georgia. The hotel at Fort Benning is expected to be operational before the fiscal year ends in September. The Fort Lee ...

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  11. Military vets line up in support of Chaplain LawhornRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Examiner.com

    ... Congress regarding discriminatory actions taken by the Army against Chaplain (Captain) Joseph "Joe" Lawhorn at Fort Benning. As former officers who have relied on the counsel of military chaplains, we understand the vital and constitutionally ...

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  12. 2015 Army Regional Trials: Wounded warriors show healing power of sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The United States Army

    ... is their ability to adapt to extreme challenges successfully like they did at the 2015 Army Regional Trials on Fort Benning. "They've all been doing a great job," said Scott Winkler, two-time Paralympian and field coach. "They've been pushing their ...

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  13. Joseph Gordon-Levitt Releases First Photo As Edward Snowden In Oliver Stone FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | CBS Local

    ... Army in 2004," Gordon-Levitt wrote in a comment. "He wanted to go fight in Iraq, but during basic training at Fort Benning, he broke both of his legs and received an administrative discharge. After that, he was still determined to serve his country ...

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  14. Joseph Gordon-Levitt Releases First Photo As Edward Snowden In Oliver Stone FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | CBS Local

    ... Army in 2004," Gordon-Levitt wrote in a comment. "He wanted to go fight in Iraq, but during basic training at Fort Benning, he broke both of his legs and received an administrative discharge. After that, he was still determined to serve his country ...

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  15. Check Out Joseph Gordon-Levitt As Edward Snowden From Oliver Stone's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Perez Hilton

    I was surprised when I first learned this about Snowden-that he enlisted in the US Army in 2004. He wanted to go fight in Iraq, but during basic training at Fort Benning, he broke both of his legs and received an administrative discharge.

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  16. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Maneuver Center of Excellence at Fort Benning continues to experiment with new technologies aimed at helping soldiers do a better job. On Tuesday, the center presented the latest prototype technologies currently under consideration for future use in the battlefield.

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  17. Aqueduct brewer Robert Hernandez travels world, lands in AkronRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Cleveland.com

    ... this? All these guys will be your competition," said, Hernandez, 43. "So I went into the Army instead." It was Fort Benning in the States and a world tour: Panama ("hot and buggy and the beer is terrible"), Germany, Hungary, Turkey, Sinai Peninsula, ...

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  18. First look Joseph GordonLevitt as Edward Snowden leaves you shockedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Hindustan Times

    ... Snowden--that he enlisted in the US Army in 2004. He wanted to go fight in Iraq, but during basic training at Fort Benning, he broke both of his legs and received an administrative discharge. After that, he was still determined to serve his country ...

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  19. Ride2Recovery makes stop in CowetaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Times-Herald

    ... we get from people who come out to wave to us and support us. It's astonishing." Greg Quarles, who's serving in Fort Benning in Columbus, Georgia, with nearly 20 years in the Army, echoed both Curry's and Coddinton's sentiments on Ride2Recovery ...

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  20. Expediting the citizenship process at BenningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Bayonet

    The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services held a grand opening ceremony for the Naturalization Office on Fort Benning Feb. 26 and welcomed new citizens during a military naturalization ceremony in the 30th Adjutant General Battalion building on Sand Hill. USCIS worldwide provides an expedited naturalization process to non-citizen military service members.

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