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  1. Military Judge Calls Hearing in 2009 Fort Hood Gunman's CaseRead the original story

    Yesterday | KRGV

    A military judge has called a hearing in the case of the Army psychiatrist sentenced to death for gunning down 13 people at Fort Hood six years ago. The hearing will take place at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, where Hasan is being held on death row for the 2009 attacks that also wounded more than 30 people.

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  2. Military Judge Calls Hearing In 2009 Fort Hood Gunman's CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... that a hearing in former Maj. Nidal Hasan's case will be held next week. The hearing will take place at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, where Hasan is being held on death row for the 2009 attacks that also wounded more than 30 people. Post officials say ...

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  3. Celebrate Black History Month with Buffalo Soldiers Re-Enactors and...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Arizona State Parks

    ... originally were members of the US 10th Cavalry Regiment of the US Army, formed on September 21, 1866 at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. This nickname was given to the "Negro Cavalry" by the Native American tribes they fought. The term eventually became ...

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  4. British Army's first transgender officer plea: don't 'sensationalize' her storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Russia Taday

    ... secrets to WikiLeaks in 2010. In order to begin hormone replacement therapy, Manning may be moved from Fort Leavenworth, Kansas to a civilian prison to serve her 35-year incarceration. She and her network of supporters continue to lobby the ...

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  5. Q&A: King award winner Ruppert DowningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The News-Gazette

    ... science. I was drafted in 1962. I served in Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri; Fort Jackson, South Carolina; and Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. I served as a social work specialist. I worked in the mental hygiene clinic doing counseling. At Fort Leavenworth, I ...

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  6. Q&A: King award winner Ruppert DowningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The News-Gazette

    ... science. I was drafted in 1962. I served in Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri; Fort Jackson, South Carolina; and Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. I served as a social work specialist. I worked in the mental hygiene clinic doing counseling. At Fort Leavenworth, I ...

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  7. Mentorship key to cadet developmentRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | Turret

    ... to the mid-1960s, when a group of black Army officers assigned to the Command and General Staff College at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, met informally in order to get to know each other better and to succeed in school. After graduation, a number of ...

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  8. Cort William Andrews, Respondent, v. Tacildayus Andrews, Appellant.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | FindLaw

    ... were officers in the Army and hold the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. a Mother and Father were stationed at Fort Leavenworth. a Mother applied for a battalion commander position. a The Army granted Mother's request for a battalion commander position ...

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  9. GOP lawmakers champion Army officer convicted of murder in war zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Washington Times

    ... high level of attention and scrutiny." Lorance , 30, who is currently serving a 19-year prison sentence at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, was convicted in 2013 of two counts of murder and one count of attempted murder. A year earlier, he was leading a ...

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  10. Museum division chief passes away at 54Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Bayonet

    ... at the Wyandotte County Museum in Bonner Springs, Kansas, and then joined the Frontier Army Museum at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, where he worked for the next 26 years. During this time, the museum became the first Army museum accredited by the ...

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  11. When Giving Up 'Wounded Warrior' Status Helps Vets HealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Switched

    ... soldiers. He was awarded a teaching position at the prestigious Army Command and General Staff College at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, and enrolled in graduate studies at the nearby University of Kansas. Gladney loved teaching young officers. But he ...

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  12. Murder conviction stands for ex-Army officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | USA Today

    ... sentenced to 20 years of confinement in August 2013. He is confined at the U.S. Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. Lorance, who served as an enlisted soldier before earning his commission in 2010, deployed to Afghanistan in 2012 with ...

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  13. Murder conviction stands for ex-Army officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Windsor Beacon

    ... sentenced to 20 years of confinement in August 2013. He is confined at the U.S. Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. Lorance, who served as an enlisted soldier before earning his commission in 2010, deployed to Afghanistan in 2012 with ...

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  14. Mentorship group meets with Army leaders at All-American BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | The United States Army

    ... to the mid-1960s, when a group of black Army officers assigned to the Command and General Staff College at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, met informally in order to get to know each other better and to succeed in school. After graduation, a number of ...

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  15. French Legion of Honor given to area manRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Toledo Blade

    ... will never forget," said Colonel Auboin, who is a liaison from the French Army to the U.S. Army posted at Fort Leavenworth, Kan. "Many of your fellow soldiers did not return but they remain in our hearts." A color guard made up of uniformed members ...

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  16. WWII veteran, 96, awarded France's highest honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Stars and Stripes

    ... it says it will never forget the U.S.'s sacrifice. The colonel is a liaison to the U.S. Army stationed at Fort Leavenworth, Kan. "Bestowing a Legion d'Honneur in the name of the President of the French Republic is always something special," said ...

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  17. WWII veteran awarded France's highest honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Toledo Blade

    ... it says it will never forget the U.S.'s sacrifice. The colonel is a liaison to the U.S. Army stationed at Fort Leavenworth, Kan. "Bestowing a Legion d'Honneur in the name of the President of the French Republic is always something special," said ... 1 comment

  18. Brigade chaplain inspired by 9/11 ministers to soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Stars and Stripes

    ... 1st Brigade, Barkemeyer was a student during the previous year at the Command and General Staff College at Fort Leavenworth, Kan. For the four years prior to that, he served as the chaplain for the Group Support Battalion, 10th Special Forces Group ...

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  19. Ready First: Brigade chaplain inspired by 9/11 to serve in Army, minister to soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | El Paso Times

    ... 1st Brigade, Barkemeyer was a student during the previous year at the Command and General Staff College at Fort Leavenworth, Kan. For the four years prior to that, he served as the chaplain for the Group Support Battalion, 10th Special Forces Group ...

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  20. US Army Could Waive Combat Training For HackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Slashdot

    ... a top American general has suggested. Lt Gen Brown, commander of the US Army Combined Arms Center at Fort Leavenworth, said: 'We need to give serious consideration to how the US Army could combine the technical expertise of the "Google" generation ...

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