Monday, August 19, 2019

Two Fort Campbell Soldiers Killed, Suspect in custody

Two Fort Campbell soldiers are dead in the wake of a domestic violence incident in a rural Kentucky town bordering the Tennessee military base. Police identified...

US begins sending additional troops to Afghanistan

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon has begun sending additional troops to Afghanistan to carry out President Donald Trump’s new war strategy, which will stick...

Army general’s racy texts with subordinate’s wife prompt official probe

WASHINGTON — The Army has launched an investigation of the major general in charge of its forces in Africa for sending dozens of messages,...

Navy identifies Sailors lost in C-2A crash

PHILIPPINE SEA – After notifying their families that extensive search and rescue efforts had ended, the Navy identified Lt. Steven Combs, Aviation Boatswain’s Mate...

Defense Department identifies soldier killed in Syria

A U.S. service member was killed in northern Syria on Thursday. Etienne J. Murphy, 22, was an infantryman assigned to Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 75th...

Woman pleads guilty to helping in the slaying of a Fort Meade soldier

The scene inside a Maryland home was startling: a soldier from Fort Meade shot dead but with her 4-month-old daughter, alive, resting in her...

President: USS Ford is ‘100,000-ton message to the world’

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — With praise and a blessing for the military, President Donald Trump helped hand over the USS Gerald R. Ford to...

Military seeks new ways to punish bad online behavior

WASHINGTON — Skeptical Congress members on Tuesday pressed senior military leaders to take more aggressive action to prevent and punish inappropriate online activity by...

Mattis: Transgender members in U.S. military will serve until study completed

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Tuesday current policy regarding transgender personnel serving in the military would remain in place...

U.S. Airman arrested for attempted murder in Italy

A United States Air Force airman was arrested by local police for the attempted murder of a fellow airman at the NATO's Aviano air...

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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...