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  1. Solarium 2015: Developing agile, adaptive leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The United States Army

    FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kan. -- "Five, 10, 15, 20 years from now, you'll be executing our future strategy to meet complex problems we have around the world," said Army Chief of Staff Gen.

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  2. 'Fireman' returns home from last deployment to surprise sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Stars and Stripes

    ... him in a while. I'm glad he's here," Braidden said. "I don't get to see him that often, but when he was at Fort Leavenworth last year, I went over to stay with him before he went to Korea. That was the first time I really got to spend time with him. ...

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  3. Alabama soldier returning home from service disguises himself as firefighter to surprise sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Alabama Live

    ... him in a while. I'm glad he's here," Braidden said. "I don't get to see him that often, but when he was at Fort Leavenworth last year, I went over to stay with him before he went to Korea. That was the first time I really got to spend time with him. ...

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  4. Roscoe Robinson, US Army's first black four-star generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Examiner.com

    ... in the Airborne Department. In 1963, he graduated from the Command & General Staff College located at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. A year later, he completed his Master's degree in international affairs at the University of Pittsburgh. While serving as ...

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  5. Jailed Ex-Army Officer Has Support, but Not From His PlatoonRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... been convicted of a crime for actions in combat in Iraq or Afghanistan. He is serving a 19-year sentence at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. But the case is far from over. Lorance, who was dismissed from the Army, has become a cause celebre for ...

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  6. 'War is hard, there is collateral damagea . That's not what this ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | National Post

    ... been convicted of a crime for actions in combat in Iraq or Afghanistan. He is serving a 19-year sentence at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. But the case is far from over. Lorance, who was dismissed from the Army, has become a cause cA lA bre for ...

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  7. Secretary of Defense Carter could be open to a transgender militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Examiner.com

    ... Soldier Bradley Manning/Chelsea Manning who is currently incarcerated at the Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. The hormone therapy is a precursor to gender reassignment for Manning. It is still "up in the air" over the government's ...

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  8. White House echoes Carter on transgender troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... agreed to allow hormone therapy treatment for Chelsea Manning, the transgender soldier incarcerated at its Fort Leavenworth prison. Manning was convicted of divulging thousands of classified documents to WikiLeaks and is serving a 35-year sentence ...

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  9. White House echoes Pentagon chief on transgender troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | St. Cloud Times

    ... agreed to allow hormone therapy treatment for Chelsea Manning, the transgender soldier incarcerated at its Fort Leavenworth prison. Manning was convicted of divulging thousands of classified documents to WikiLeaks and is serving a 35-year sentence ...

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  10. New Def Sec On Transgender Military Service: - I'm Very Open-Minded'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Breitbart.com

    ... soldier convicted of leaking national security secrets. Manning is serving a 35-year sentence at the Fort Leavenworth military prison. As his chief of staff, Carter chose former acting Air Force Secretary Eric Fanning, who will be the first openly ...

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  11. Marilyn YatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Daily Herald

    ... Sanders. They preceded her in death. Marilyn was united in marriage to Daniel E. Yates on May 13, 1960, in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. He preceded her in death on Aug. 3, 2002. She is survived by two daughters, Kathy Daniels of Grover Hill and Debra ...

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  12. Fort Hood injured now eligible for awardsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Turret

    ... llowing his 2013 conviction, Hasan was sentenced to death by a general court-martial. He is incarcerated at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, while post-trial and appellate processes continue.

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  13. of 1MDB & Massive Corruption: a U.S. conspiracy to help Anwar? But...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... exchange programme connecting the Malaysian Armed Forces Staff College to the US Army Staff College at Fort Leavenworth. Our navy has conducted joint exercises with the US navy's Pacific Fleet since 1996. According to the 2012 CSIS-Isis report "From ...

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  14. Calling a terrorist a terrorist: Fort Hood shooting victims receive long overdue Purple HeartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Alabama Live

    ... in a 2009 shooting spree at a Texas Army base, has a court hearing in his case Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015 at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, where he is being held on the military death row. (AP Photo/Bell County Sheriff's Department, File) (Uncredited) On ...

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  15. Retired general reflects on commandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Bayonet

    ... commands, including time as the commander of Training and Doctrine Command, the Combined Arms Center at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, V Corps during the initial invasion of Iraq in 2003, 4th Infantry Division and the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment. "The ...

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  16. Report: Army considers easing policy on transgender soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Stars and Stripes

    ... security secrets to WikiLeaks. Manning, previously known as Bradley, is serving a 35-year sentence at the Fort Leavenworth, Kan., military prison. In December, Air Force Secretary Deborah James said the ban on transgender troops should be lifted. ...

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  17. New Army Policy Will Make It Harder To Discharge Transgendered SoldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | The Daily Caller

    ... to 35 years in prison for leaking sensitive documents to WikiLeaks. Manning currently resides in Kansas' Fort Leavenworth Army prison, and the recent decision will mark the first time hormone treatment has ever been granted by the Department of ...

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  18. Taxpayers get the bill for Bradley Manning's sex changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | World Magazine

    Taxpayers will fund hormone therapy for Bradley Manning, 27, a transgendered U.S. Army private in prison for espionage, who now goes by "Chelsea." USA Today revealed the decision Thursday after uncovering a Feb. 5 memo stating Fort Leavenworth commandant Col.

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  19. Army may be raising discharge authority for transgender troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Washington Blade

    ... Today report on the memo is published just days after an earlier report revealing the military prison at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, has agreed to give hormone therapy over the course of a 35-year sentence to Chelsea Manning, a transgender inmate and ...

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  20. Army eases policy on transgender soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Windsor Beacon

    ... security secrets to WikiLeaks. Manning, previously known as Bradley, is serving a 35-year sentence at the Fort Leavenworth, Kan., military prison. In December, Air Force Secretary Deborah James said the ban on transgender troops should be lifted. ...

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