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    Man sentenced to 30 years in Fort Riley bomb plot

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A Kansas man who tried to set off what he thought was a bomb at an Army post to support...

    Fort Polk: Where there’s smoke, there’s fire

    The commander of a Fort Polk-based 10th Mountain Division brigade combat team has responded to published reports, first revealed here on USAWTFM, of recklessly...

    Soldier wounded in chlorine gas bomb explosion at Fort Polk now on long recovery...

    Army Sgt. Joshua Farbro walked into the ring of rapidly yellowing vegetation to investigate the booms echoing through Kisatchie National Forest in Louisiana. Other soldiers...

    Federal grand jury indicts Fort Polk soldier for illegally manufacturing, using a chemical weapon

    Ryan Keith Taylor, 24, of New Llano was charged with producing, possessing and using a chemical weapon in violation of federal law. According to the...

    10th Mountain Division unit to deploy to Iraq

    WASHINGTON -- Approximately 2,100 soldiers from the 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry) stationed at Fort Polk, Louisiana will deploy...

    Soldier With Questionable Ties and Motive Found Mysteriously Deceased

    Our story involves Mohamed Faridi, a 13B Soldier stationed at Ft. Polk. Faridi was a likeable, friendly person but a marginal performer at work....

    Fort Polk chlorine bomb incident recap and new information

    Sí, this is José. I down here at the chlorine central, I mean Ft. Polk were the events over the last 24 hours have...

    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...

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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...