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Rapid-Equipping, Asymmetric Groups To RemainRapid-Equipping, Asymmetric Groups To RemainTwo organizations built for the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan — the Rapid Equipping Force (REF) and the Asymmetric Warfare Group (AWG) — will not fold, but instead endure as part of the Army's Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC).
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DoD considers exhuming USS Oklahoma unknownsDoD considers exhuming USS Oklahoma unknownsA senior Defense Department official visited Honolulu's national cemetery over the weekend as the Pentagon considers whether to exhume nearly 400 USS Oklahoma crew members buried there as unknowns.
- 8 hours, 52 minutes ago
No nuke agreement yet: Iran talks push past deadlineNo nuke agreement yet: Iran talks push past deadlineWith stubborn disputes unresolved, nuclear talks between Iran and six world powers went past a self-imposed deadline and into overtime as negotiators renewed efforts to hammer out the outline of an agreement.
- 9 hours, 55 minutes ago
Obama lifts freeze on Egyptian weapon salesObama lifts freeze on Egyptian weapon salesThe White House lifted an executive hold on weapon sales to Egypt Tuesday, as part of a broader attempt to "modernize" the military relationship between the two countries.
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VA secretary to Montana veterans: We need to do moreVA secretary to Montana veterans: We need to do moreThe U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs needs to do more to make sure Montana veterans get the health care they need in a timely fashion, VA Secretary Robert McDonald told veterans in Helena on Tuesday.
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Lawsuit alleges Iran directed killing of U.S. soldiers in IraqLawsuit alleges Iran directed killing of U.S. soldiers in IraqThe families of three American soldiers killed during a brazen attack in Iraq are suing the Iranian government for allegedly orchestrating the raid.
- 10 hours, 22 minutes ago
Dress-wearing man killed by NSA police had lengthy recordDress-wearing man killed by NSA police had lengthy recordTwo cross-dressing men who were fired upon by National Security Agency police when they disobeyed orders at a heavily guarded gate had just stolen a car from a man who had picked them up and checked into a motel, police said Tuesday.
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Army 3-star: Preserve funding for science and techArmy 3-star: Preserve funding for science and techA top general is calling for a "robust investment" when it comes to science and technology.
- 13 hours, 39 minutes ago
Task Force Violent: The unforgivenTask Force Violent: The unforgivenPart 3: Marine commandos survived this nightmare. No one believed their story
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Remaining U.S. troops in Liberia committed to stamping out EbolaRemaining U.S. troops in Liberia committed to stamping out EbolaFor the remaining 100 U.S. personnel supporting Ebola-related contingencies in Monrovia — down from 2,800, which deployed to the region throughout the year — the mission is to monitor cases as they tick down — and stay — at zero.
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Army leaders make case for AMPV decisionArmy leaders make case for AMPV decisionArmy officials shot down the possibility for a wheeled ambulance variant of the armored multipurpose vehicle (AMPV), just the latest chapter in a drama over the vehicle between industry, the Army and Capitol Hill.
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New VA benefits forms prompt anger, legal challengeNew VA benefits forms prompt anger, legal challengeVets groups are suing to reverse the rule change, saying it hurts veterans seeking the benefits they deserve.
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Army seeks faster, better focused acquisitionArmy seeks faster, better focused acquisitionThe US Army's chief of doctrine development and future plans said the service is conducting high-level discussions to revise the way it conducts wartime acquisitions, in part to make them quicker.
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Aircraft, modernization top DoD's unfunded listAircraft, modernization top DoD's unfunded listThe Pentagon has handed to Congress its list of unfunded priorities for 2016 – a list that, as Defense Secretary Ash Carter made clear in his March 27 cover letter to congressional leaders, should not be used to replace items already in the regular budget request that...
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Veteran confronts panhandler wearing military uniformVeteran confronts panhandler wearing military uniformA Florida Army veteran confronted a man panhandling after he noticed some discrepancies with his uniform.
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Georgian president: Nation must deepen EU, NATO tiesGeorgian president: Nation must deepen EU, NATO tiesThe president of the former Soviet republic of Georgia says the country will continue its push for deepening relations with NATO and the European Union.
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Germany, France, Italy plan to develop military dronesGermany, France, Italy plan to develop military dronesGermany and France plan to work together with Italy to develop military surveillance drones that could also carry weapons.
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NATO chief: Convoy of U.S. troops tests skills and bridgesNATO chief: Convoy of U.S. troops tests skills and bridgesNATO's supreme commander in Europe says a convoy of U.S. troops crossing eastern Europe is a way of reassuring allies of the military alliance's support and of practicing little-used skills.
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Iraq premier: Security forces in center of IS-held TikritIraq premier: Security forces in center of IS-held TikritIraqi forces battled Islamic State militants Tuesday holed up in downtown Tikrit as the country's prime minister announced security forces reached the city's center.
- 20 hours, 55 minutes ago
Film showcases majestic West Point stained-glass windowsFilm showcases majestic West Point stained-glass windowsWest Point is known for molding the Army's top brass, not necessarily for its collection of stained glass.
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Turkey: Training, arming Syrian rebels could start in MayTurkey: Training, arming Syrian rebels could start in MayTurkey's defense minister says a joint Turkish-U.S. program to train and arm Syrian rebels fighting the Islamic State group could begin in May.
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Former National Guard soldier sentenced in luring caseFormer National Guard soldier sentenced in luring caseA former North Dakota Army National Guard soldier who admitted to luring teenage girls over the Internet for sex has been sentenced to serve 25 years in prison.
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Exclusive Q&A: 'Parenthood' TV star becomes Navy wifeExclusive Q&A: 'Parenthood' TV star becomes Navy wifeMilitary Times talks to the actress and Dr. Daniel C. Allison about their upcoming transition into military life.
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Carter backs retirement benefits for younger troopsCarter backs retirement benefits for younger troopsCarter supports portable retirement savings accounts for younger troops.
- 22 hours, 34 minutes ago
Canada approves extension and expansion of IS missionCanada approves extension and expansion of IS missionCanada's Parliament has approved a one-year extension of military mission against the Islamic State group that includes airstrikes on targets in Syria.
- 22 hours, 55 minutes ago
Saudi-led forces pound Yemen Shiite rebels as Iran sends aidSaudi-led forces pound Yemen Shiite rebels as Iran sends aidSaudi-led coalition warplanes pounded Yemen's Shiite rebels for a sixth day on Tuesday, destroying missiles and weapons depots and for the first time using warships to bomb the rebel-held airport and eastern outskirts of the port city of Aden.
- 23 hours, 26 minutes ago
Officials: Iran nuke talks to continue in new phaseOfficials: Iran nuke talks to continue in new phaseWorld powers and Iran were on Tuesday preparing to issue a general statement agreeing to continue negotiations in a new phase of efforts to reach a nuclear deal, the Associated Press reported.
- 23 hours, 34 minutes ago
New details shed light on the two men who rammed a stolen SUV into the gate at NSA headquarters at Ft. Meade. One suspect was later killed and another was critically hurt in a shooting with NSA police.
A Florida Army veteran confronted a man panhandling after he noticed some discrepancies with his uniform.
Marine veteran Max Uriarte has become a leading voice in the post-9/11 military’s counter culture movement. As creator of the wildly popular web comic Terminal Lance — which also appears weekly in Marine Corps Times.
One person is reported dead and two are injured after a vehicle tried to ram the gates of the NSA headquarters at Fort Meade in Maryland Monday morning.
Defense Secretary Ash Carter is considering changes to military enlistment standards and might also increase retention benefits.
The Delta IV launched into space Friday with astronaut Scott Kelly who will be on a year-long mission.
With the U.S. now launching airstrikes against ISIS in Tikrit, the three parties involved are making different claims about who is helping whom.
U.S. officials say Defense Secretary Ash Carter is hearing of serious reservations from top military leaders after saying he's open-minded about ending the Pentagon's ban on transgender troops. (March 24)
President Obama on Tuesday formally abandoned his pledge to bring U.S. troop levels in Afghanistan down to 5,000 by the end of this year, saying the current force of about 10,000 will remain there into 2016.
President Obama announced Tuesday 9,800 U.S. troops will remain Afghanistan through the end of 2015.
Military units have contacted 100 service members who were named on a "kill list" posted online by an Islamic State group.
It's been 10 years since the iconic moment when then Staff Sgt. Mike Maroney saved a little girl from Hurricane Katrina's floodwaters. For Maroney, it was a brief moment of joy during what seemed like a hopeless mission.
An Air Force veteran was arrested and accused of attempting to provide material support to a designated foreign terror organization, specifically ISIS. Tairod Nathan Webster Pugh was in the military from 1986 to 1990.
Cold region and mountaineering experts from the U.S. and eleven other countries gathered at Black Rapids Alaska for joint training.
The Lousiana National Guard shared information about the four soldiers killed when a Black Hawk helicopter crashed off of the coast of Florida. Seven Marines were also killed in the crash.
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