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Leonard Nimoy, a former soldier, dies at 83

Leonard Nimoy, a former soldier, dies at 83Actor Leonard Nimoy, a former Army staff sergeant, died Friday at age 83.
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Diet-fitness

MCM military discounts sold out in 8 hours, 49 min.

MCM military discounts sold out in 8 hours, 49 min.By Jon R. Anderson
  • Diet-fitness
  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
Diet-fitness

Starts at noon EST: 6 ways to register for the MCM

Starts at noon EST: 6 ways to register for the MCMThere are six ways to get into this year's Marine Corps Marathon on Oct. 25, but the first requires you to act now.
  • Diet-fitness
  • 5 days, 7 hours ago
Veterans

VA suicide hotline film wins Oscar

VA suicide hotline film wins OscarShort documentary on VA Crisis Line wins Oscar
  • Veterans
  • 5 days, 13 hours ago
Life

Fort Lee lets service members express culinary artistry

Fort Lee lets service members express culinary artistryService members in Fort Lee's advanced culinary training division, part of the Joint Culinary Center of Excellence, may one day cook filet mignon for the Secretary of Defense at the Pentagon, or even feed the president on Air Force One.
  • Life
  • 6 days, 2 hours ago
Health Care

Tricare Help: Baby eligible, despite dad's status

Tricare Help: Baby eligible, despite dad's statusBaby is eligible for Tricare after father is placed on permanently retired list.
  • Health Care
  • 6 days, 8 hours ago
Benefits

Consumer Watch: New incentives for saving money

Consumer Watch: New incentives for saving moneyMilitary Saves Week includes several promotions to help service members put away money.
  • Benefits
  • 6 days, 8 hours ago
Crime

Ask the Lawyer: Using force to protect property is risky

Ask the Lawyer: Using force to protect property is riskyIf a service member uses force to protect his property, he could be charged with assault.
  • Crime
  • 6 days, 8 hours ago
Entertainment

Lawsuit: SF members describe TV star as problem soldier

Lawsuit: SF members describe TV star as problem soldierStatements from Joe Teti's Special Forces teammates are part of an official response to his defamation suit.
  • Entertainment
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Entertainment

Fellow American sniper lauds movie as Chris' story

Fellow American sniper lauds movie as Chris' storyFormer Navy SEAL Kevin Lacz went from technical adviser on 'American Sniper' to playing himself in the film.
  • Entertainment
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Life

Military Martians? 2 service members make Mars One cut

Military Martians? 2 service members make Mars One cutTwo service members who saw the Air Force as a potential path to space exploration may yet reach their goal, though they wouldn't fly for NASA ... and they would not be flying round-trip.
  • Life
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Diet-fitness

Cut your gym costs: Tips to tame the membership fees

Cut your gym costs: Tips to tame the membership feesHow to save money on off-base gym options.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Entertainment

Tell us: Your favorite military movies

Tell us: Your favorite military moviesWe want to hear your list of top military movies and why.
  • Entertainment
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Life

GearScout: Best of SHOT Show 2015

GearScout: Best of SHOT Show 2015Sore feet, fast food, polished pitches for uninspired products: These were just some of the hazards your Military Times GearScout crew waded through in order to report on the best products to come out of 2015's Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade Show.
  • Life
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Life

Military Times GearScout's Best of SHOT Show 2015

Military Times GearScout's Best of SHOT Show 2015Manufacturers said they've adjusted production, tweaked product lines and focused on innovation. Check out what's new.
  • Life
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Life

GearScout's Best of SHOT Show 2015

GearScout's Best of SHOT Show 2015The Raven Concealment Eidolon is an injection-molded (not Kydex) holster body backed up by a ton of screw-on accessories that make the system perhaps the most adaptable inside-the-waistband carry system on the market. ($65-$120)
  • Life
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
News

Air Force major trains for 1,000-mile sled dog race

Air Force major trains for 1,000-mile sled dog raceMaj. Roger Lee completed the first of three Itidarod qualifying races Feb. 1. He hopes to compete in the "last great race" in 2017.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Diet-fitness

Military Muscle: Link up exercises for bigger gains

Military Muscle: Link up exercises for bigger gainsMilitary Muscle: Link up exercises for bigger gains
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Entertainment

Army band wows Facebook with strings-in-snow videos

Army band wows Facebook with strings-in-snow videos'Here Comes the Sun,' in the snow, is a hit for the Army's Six String Soldiers in Massachusetts
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Diet-fitness

Defense Department posts 'high-risk' supplement list

Defense Department posts 'high-risk' supplement listDoD says supplements on the list contain dangerous ingredients that may cause troops to pop positive on a urine test.
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Life

Deployed Bragg troops can send free singing Valentines

Deployed Bragg troops can send free singing ValentinesFort Bragg soldiers who are deployed can send free singing Valentine's Day messages to their spouses.
  • Life
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Sports

Basketball: Fong, Smith lead Navy over Army 67-59

Basketball: Fong, Smith lead Navy over Army 67-59Zach Fong scored a career-high 23 points and Worth Smith hit three big baskets late to give Navy a season sweep of Army for the first time since 2011 with a 67-59 win Saturday in the annual Star Game.
  • Sports
  • 3 weeks ago
Entertainment

Q-and-A: Got Your 6 boss on Hollywood helping vets, more

Q-and-A: Got Your 6 boss on Hollywood helping vets, moreDoes the way a television show or movie portrays a former service member influence the way a generation of Americans view those entering civilian life after military service?
  • Entertainment
  • 3 weeks ago
Best for Vets

Talking cars & veterans jobs at D.C.'s annual auto show

Talking cars & veterans jobs at D.C.'s annual auto showThe Washington Auto Show granted free admission to service members and veterans for its Military Tribute Day on Jan. 27.
  • Best for Vets
  • 3 weeks ago
Entertainment

Q-and-A: Got Your 6 boss on Hollywood helping vets, more

Q-and-A: Got Your 6 boss on Hollywood helping vets, moreThe head of Got Your 6 explains the "6 Certified" program and other ways his group is helping veterans.
  • Entertainment
  • 3 weeks ago
Entertainment

Army daughter wows in 'American Idol' audition

Army daughter wows in 'American Idol' auditionDesiree Flores — the 22-year-old daughter of an Army major — is among contestants on the 14th season of 'American Idol'
  • Entertainment
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Diet-fitness

$560M app grab: UA plants flag in tracking fight

$560M app grab: UA plants flag in tracking fightUnder Armour buys MyFitnessPal and Endomondo in $560 million app grab.
  • Diet-fitness
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
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