Friday, August 23, 2019

Green Beret leaves business school to deploy; returns a hero

A few months into his second deployment in Afghanistan in 2015 – which interrupted his studies at the University of Virginia’s Darden School of...

Deadliest suicide attack since 2001 in Kabul Diplomatic zone

A powerful vehicle bomb has hit the diplomatic area of the Afghan capital, Kabul, killing at least 80 people and injuring 350. It struck near...

Pentagon Confirms Mattis Spent Experience Points to Unlock New Skill Tree

WASHINGTON, DC - At a press briefing today a Pentagon spokesperson confirmed speculative reports that Secretary of Defense James Mattis utilized a new power...

U.S. Soldier Dead, Two Injured In ‘Vehicle Incident’ In Eastern Afghanistan

An American NATO-led Resolute Support (RS) service member died due to injuries he sustained in a vehicle accident in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province, the coalition...

3 U.S. troops wounded in shooting by Afghan soldier

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan -- An Afghan soldier opened fire Sunday inside Camp Antonik in the southern Helmand province, wounding three U.S. soldiers before being shot...

Fallen combat camera soldier’s final images released after 4 years

Photos of a 2013 explosion in Afghanistan, taken by the combat camera soldier who died shooting them, have been released in the latest issue of Military...

Green Beret from New Jersey killed in Afghanistan

An American soldier from Fort Lee, New Jersey, was killed fighting in eastern Afghanistan, officials said Tuesday. Sgt. 1st Class Mihail Golin, 34, died and...

Dignified Transfer – Army Sgt. Jonathon M. Hunter and Army Spc. Christopher M. Harris

A U.S. Army carry team transfers the remains of Army Sgt. Jonathon Michael Hunter, of Columbus, Ind., and Army Spc. Christopher Michael Harris, of...

Father: Indiana soldier among 2 killed in Afghanistan attack

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana soldier who was just 32 days into his first deployment was one of two American service members killed in...

US helicopter has hard landing in Afghanistan; 2 injured

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A NATO statement says a U.S. Black Hawk helicopter encountered a mechanical problem that forced a hard landing in eastern...

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Soldier Saves Man’s Life with Hoodie, Ink Pen…except, he didn’t

The story was ready-made for an Army public affairs splash – “hero soldier uses ingenuity, hoodie, and an ink pen to save man’s life.”...

Doctor caught dyeing his patient’s genitals now practices at Fort Polk

A former Mesa County, Colorado gynecologist who dyed a patient's vagina purple in what he called a "joke" has avoided jail time as part...

Legal and ethical questions surround rapping recruiter’s viral video

2018 has been a tough year for U.S. Army Recruiting Command. After failing to meet the fiscal year recruiting mission at the end of...