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

    21 hrs ago | 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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  2. 5 things to know about transgender AmericansRead the original story

    Friday | 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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  3. 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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  4. 5 things to know about transgender Americans and the challenges they faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Lethbridge Herald

    ... 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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  5. '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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  6. First Purple Hearts, now for Fort Hood victims?Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Bandera County Courier

    ... Major Nidal Hasan, was convicted and sentenced to death in September 2013. He is incarcerated at Fort Leavenworth. "In addition to the Purple Heart medal, there are certain other benefits for which soldiers receiving the Purple Heart are ...

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  7. Travis Kelce and the Chiefs Tight Ends Visited Fort LeavenworthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Kansas City Chiefs

    and the rest of the unit were out in the Kansas City community Tuesday afternoon to visit Fort Leavenworth and specifically, the Patton Junior High School gym. After introducing themselves and thanking the troops and their families, the players broke ...

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  8. Chelsea Manning crowdsources her legal defense fund on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Politico

    ... cables to WikiLeaks. Manning joined the social network earlier this month , while currently imprisoned at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. The American Civil Liberties Union has said that it is not sharing the messages on Twitter, but that others "in close ...

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  9. Army says combat benefits will accompany Fort Hood Purple HeartsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | Washington Post

    ... and attempted murder counts and sentenced to death. He remains on death row at the military prison in Fort Leavenworth, Kan. Thirty-six soldiers and surviving family members of the attack received Purple Heart medals during an April 10 ceremony at ...

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  10. Army orders benefits for victims of Fort Hood attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... of multiple murder and attempted murder counts and sentenced to death. He remains on military death row at Fort Leavenworth, Kan. Last Friday, 36 soldiers and surviving family members of the attack received Purple Hearts during a ceremony at the ...

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  11. WikiLeaks's Assange agrees to meet with prosecutorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Hill

    ... for its role in the leak. Manning is serving 35 years at a maximum-security military penitentiary in Fort Leavenworth, Kan., for her role in the leak. She was tried as Bradley Manning in July 2013 before coming out as transgender after the trial's ...

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  12. Fort Hood victims get benefits to go with medalsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Central Ohio

    ... of premeditated murder and 32 counts of attempted murder and sentenced to death. He is currently jailed at Fort Leavenworth, Kan., while his case is on appeal.

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  13. Army orders benefits for victims of Fort Hood attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Fresno Bee

    ... of multiple murder and attempted murder counts and sentenced to death. He remains on military death row at Fort Leavenworth, Kan. Last Friday, 36 soldiers and surviving family members of the attack received Purple Hearts during a ceremony at the ...

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  14. Chelsea Manning confronts Twitter naysayers in prison letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | New York Daily News

    ... over the phone to someone that I can call from here in Kansas," Manning wrote in a handwritten letter from Fort Leavenworth dated April 4, in which she promised to dispel the myths that have surrounded the @xychelsea Twitter account. In a letter ...

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  15. Ft. Leavenworth General heading to AfganistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2009 | Examiner.com

    U.S. Army Lt. Gen. William Caldwell IV will be leaving his position as the Fort Leavenworth and Combined Arms Center commander on Monday.

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  16. Leavenworth 10's Pfc. Corey Clagett goes before parole board tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Examiner.com

    ... who were charged with war crimes in Iraq. He is being held at the United States Disciplinary Barrack s at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. The account of the incident was sent to this Examiner today by a supporter. It was taken from one of several websites ...

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  17. At Pentagon, Sen. Moran presses officials to spare Fort Riley from cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Capital-Journal

    ... certain those changes don't occur," Moran said. While the focus of Wednesday's meetings was on Fort Riley, Fort Leavenworth was also addressed. The fort houses the Army's Command and Staff College as well as a maximum security military prison.

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  18. At Pentagon, Senator Moran presses officials to spare Fort Riley from cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Capital-Journal

    ... certain those changes don't occur," Moran said. While the focus of Wednesday's meetings was on Fort Riley, Fort Leavenworth was also addressed. The fort houses the Army's Command and Staff College as well as a maximum security military prison.

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  19. Eddie Oyer taught Northeast to danceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Northeast News

    ... musical genius. He continued this career until 1950, when he enlisted in the U.S. Army and was stationed at Fort Leavenworth, Kan. During this time, he was trained as a combat engineer. Eddie had admitted that his talents did not extend to the ...

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  20. Russian infiltration of Ukrainian military complicates Canadian training missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | National Post

    Training Ukrainians to fight pro-Russian separatists may turn out to be a far more complicated business for the 200 Canadian soldiers Ottawa announced Tuesday it is sending to Ukraine than it is for the nearly 70 Canadian trainers now on a similar mission in Iraq. The reason is that Russian intelligence operatives of every kind have so deeply compromised the Ukrainian military that almost nothing they say or do remains secret for long, according to a recent paper for the U.S. Army's Foreign Military Studies Office at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.

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