Monday, June 17, 2019

Germany captures Taliban fighter accused of killing US soldiers

BERLIN — German prosecutors say they’ve had a 30-year-old Afghan man arrested on suspicion he commanded a Taliban unit responsible for an attack on...

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...

Utah guardsman killed in Afghanistan identified

KABUL, Afghanistan — A member of the Utah Guard was killed and 11 others were injured Wednesday during combat operations in Afghanistan. Aaron Butler, 27,...

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...

Special forces soldier dies in Afghanistan

The Pentagon announced late Monday the death of Sgt. 1st Class Robert R. Boniface, who had been supporting Operation Freedom's Sentinel. The 34-year-old San Luis...

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...

Taliban kill more than 140 Afghan soldiers at army base

At least 140 Afghan soldiers have been killed after Taliban suicide attackers disguised as army personnel targeted a national army base in the north...

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...

2nd Fort Bragg soldier killed in Afghan suicide bombing identified

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP/WNCN) – Two Fort Bragg soldiers were killed in a suicide bombing attack in Afghanistan on Wednesday. Spc. Christopher Michael Harris, 25, was...

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...

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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...