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Battle Bracket 2017: Help us choose our field of 64 great military characters

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Judge won't throw out Bergdahl case over Trump comments

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Judge won't throw out Bergdahl case over Trump comments

Bergdahl's lawyers argued for dismissal after Trump called Bergdahl a "traitor."

Fort Bragg soldier dies from illness

The 26-year-old suffered complications from a brief illness.

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Army announces March AGR promotions for sergeant, staff sergeant

The Army has released the names of soldiers eligible for promotion on March 1 to sergeant and staff…

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At military schools, transgender bathroom decisions will be made case by case

The Pentagon has stopped enforcing an Obama-era directive, deferring instead to individual school pr…

Iraq strikes IS in Syria as Iraqi forces enter western Mosul

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Today in history: An overlooked victory of the American Revolution

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Today in history: Marines raise the U.S. flag atop Mount Suribachi

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Today in history: Union forces secure the last major operating Confederate seaport

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Shulkin promises problematic VA workers will be fired

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Remembering Lt. Gen. Hal Moore: Read the moving eulogy delivered by his eldest son

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Federal hiring freeze may mean reduced hours, even closures, for some military exchanges

Most DoD family and quality-of-life programs aren't exempted from the executive order.

2 Army bases blame Trump hiring freeze for child care cuts, despite DoD exemption

Despite Defense Department guidance that exempts child care workers from President Trump's federal c…

It's official: Military exchanges plan to offer online access to veterans by Nov. 11

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Federal oversight agency wants the military to screen for gambling addiction

Defense Department officials say its impractical to conduct annual screenings for gambling addiction…

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Federal hiring freeze may mean reduced hours, even closures, for some military exchanges

Most DoD family and quality-of-life programs aren't exempted from the executive order.

Uncertainty surrounds program to protect troops' immigrant relatives

A key House Democrat wants to know whether the president's immigration crackdown has stalled the Par…

Army vows child care will continue, despite hiring freeze

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'Apocalypse Now' video game creators seek help from military veterans

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Former Navy helicopter mechanic Gerald Washington fights for heavyweight title Saturday night

The undefeated boxer will battle WBC champ Deontay Wilder on free TV.

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