Saturday, September 21, 2019

Pentagon issues data on sexual assault reports at its bases

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military on Friday disclosed for the first time base-by-base data on sexual assault reports, showing a higher number of...

Maine boy battling cancer asks people to send Christmas cards to members of military

PORTLAND, Maine —A Maine boy battling terminal cancer who asked for Christmas cards as a final wish is now asking people to send cards...

Green Beret Discovered SEALs’ Illicit Cash. Then He Was Killed.

Logan Melgar hadn’t had a drink on June 4. The Green Beret sergeant’s dry day became a key to unraveling the narrative spun by the...

US drone strike in Somalia kills ‘several’ al-Shabaab militants, military says

A drone strike in Somalia carried out by the United States military Friday has killed “several" al-Shabaab militants. The U.S. Africa Command said in a...

2 Navy SEALs Under Suspicion in Strangling of Green Beret in Mali

WASHINGTON — Navy criminal authorities are investigating whether two members of the Navy’s elite SEAL Team 6 strangled to death an Army Green Beret...

Navy SEAL killed in Perris skydiving accident

A highly-decorated Navy SEAL was killed in a skydiving accident on Saturday. The SEAL, Cmdr. Seth Stone, died after jumping out of a hot air...

VA: Money for private health care may run out by year’s end

WASHINGTON (AP) — Weeks after a veterans’ health initiative received $2.1 billion in emergency funding, the Trump administration says the private-sector Veterans Choice health...

Navy awards medal to sailor caught in ISIS fight for 10 hours

The U.S. Navy awarded the Silver Star Medal on Wednesday to a sailor credited with bravely protecting his unit’s lives during a 10-hour fight...

Navy Corpsman Uses Newborn Babies as Dancing Puppets, Posts on Snapchat

Jacksonville, FL - The Navy and USMC community near Jacksonville Florida is in an uproar after pictures and videos of a Navy Corpsman using...

US Navy says most 7th Fleet warships lacked proper certification

WASHINGTON – The majority of ships operating in the U.S. Navy’s Seventh Fleet, where two destroyers have been involved in fatal collisions since June,...

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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...