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  1. 'Bin Laden's bookshelf': The contents of the terrorist's personal libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Canada.com

    ... National Guard, School of Advanced Military Studies, United States Army Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas Reassessing the Evolving Al-Qaeda Threat to the Homeland," Hearing before the Subcommittee on Intelligence, ...

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  2. Army withdraws culture manual over plagiarism, bad content claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | World Magazine

    For the past 10 years, the U.S. Army has tried to integrate cross-cultural awareness and education across all levels of training. The capstone of that effort was the release in April of Army Techniques Publication 3-24.3 , a training manual entitled "Cultural and Situational Understanding" produced by the Army's Combined Arms Center at Fort Leavenworth, Kan.

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  3. Women in combat: Test failures raise questions about how many can succeedRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Washington Times

    ... William J. Gregor , a professor of social sciences at the Army's School of Advanced Military Studies at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, has conducted studies on what he believes are the drawbacks of putting women in direct land combat. He says the ...

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  4. Army retracts manual on a cultural understandinga after plagiarism claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Washington Times

    The Army has retracted its newly published manual for soldiers on "cultural and situational understanding" after a BuzzFeed report raised questions about plagiarism and flawed information. The Army Training Program 3-24.3 manual , produced by the U.S. Army's Combined Arms Center at Fort Leavenworth, contained the military's doctrine for soldiers dealing with non-American cultures, BuzzFeed reported .

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  5. Army reportedly withdraws cultural understanding guide after criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Stars and Stripes

    ... is no longer an approved doctrine publication," said Bill Ackerly, at the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center at Fort Leavenworth, in an email to Stars and Stripes. BuzzFeed listed a number of problems with the publication. One military expert BuzzFeed ...

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  6. NCOs want role in mission commandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Bayonet

    ... Soldiers." Rosales served as spokesperson for the "mission command" group during the 2015 NCO Solarium in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. During the Solarium, about 80 NCOs, from throughout the Army, were tasked to come up with solutions to problems ...

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  7. UMUC celebrates graduates in weekend ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Stars and Stripes

    ... speaker Army Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown, the commanding general of the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, told the graduates - a group that included his daughter Brooke, that no one ever says - 'damn, I wish I hadn't got that ...

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  8. Liberals Eat Their Own: Elspeth Reeve, writing in the New Republic, ...Read the original story

    Saturday May 9 | Instapundit

    ... serve in Patton's Army during World War II and a white grandmother who worked on a bomber assembly line at Fort Leavenworth while he was overseas. . . . It's a story that hasn't made me the most conventional candidate. But it is a story that has ...

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  9. Military personnel face challenges of civilian job searchRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Washington Times

    ... that forces the military to shrink the Army from 490,000 to 450,000 troops by 2020. Fort Riley and Fort Leavenworth are among the installations that could be facing forced reductions. Military officials are expected to announce the cuts in June. ...

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  10. Soldiers take tough stance on physical fitness test failuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | The United States Army

    ... failures." Ruiz served as the spokesperson for the physical fitness group during the 2015 NCO Solarium on Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. During the Solarium, about 80 NCOs, from throughout the Army, were tasked to come up with solutions to problems ...

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  11. McHugh scales up civilian workforce transformationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | The Bayonet

    ... participants will get the opportunity to attend a 10-month Command and General Staff College residency at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. In the coming years, the number eligible will increase to 90, she said. Thirdly, participants will get the chance to ...

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  12. Army Major graduates from Command and General Staff Officers CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | NJ.com

    Army Major Kenneth M. Reed has graduated from the Command and General Staff Officers Course at the Army Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Leavenworth, Kansas. The college is the Army's senior tactical school.

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  13. Non-commissioned officers advise care for key assignmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | The United States Army

    ... them better." Ibarra was the spokesperson for the "talent management" group during the 2015 NCO Solarium on Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. During the Solarium, about 80 NCOs from throughout the Army were tasked to come up with solutions to problems ...

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  14. Transitioning military personnel face challenges of civilian job searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | The Capital-Journal

    ... that forces the military to shrink the Army from 490,000 to 450,000 troops by 2020. Fort Riley and Fort Leavenworth are among the installations that could be facing forced reductions. Military officials are expected to announce the cuts in June. ...

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  15. McHugh scales up civilian workforce transformationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | The United States Army

    ... participants will get the opportunity to attend a 10-month Command and General Staff College residency on Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. In the coming years, the number eligible will increase to 90, she said. Thirdly, participants will get the chance to ...

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  16. 5 things to know about transgender Americans and the challenges they faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Canada.com

    ... been discharged from the Army, but she first has to finish her 35-year sentence at the military prison at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. For opponents of transgender rights, one line of attack is to oppose policies that would allow people to choose ...

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  17. Massacre at Fort Hood: Vindication at lastRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Logan Banner

    ... clear by shouting "God is great" in Arabic as he killed 13 and wounded dozens. Now on military death row at Fort Leavenworth, Kan., he confirmed his twisted sympathies last year by saying he would like to become an ISIS citizen, according to the Los ...

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  18. 5 things to know about transgender AmericansRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | KDWN

    ... been discharged from the Army, but she first has to finish her 35-year sentence at the military prison at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. For opponents of transgender rights, one line of attack is to oppose policies that would allow people to choose ...

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  19. Military Court Vacates Affirmation of HIV Charges Against Kenneth PinkelaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | POZ

    ... piece . It reads in part: I am here today just three weeks after being released from an Army prison at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, after serving 272 days. I was not charged with infecting anyone, but with aggravated assault solely because of an ...

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  20. 'Hezbollah built airstrip for Iranian-made drones in Lebanon'Read the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Jerusalem Post

    ... daily newspaper The Washington Times and published by the Army's Foreign Military Studies Office at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, states that "no aspect of Iran's overt military program has seen as much development over the past decade as Iranian ...

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