Tuesday, November 12, 2019

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...

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,...

Sex assault reports up at Navy, Army academies

WASHINGTON (AP) - Reports of sexual assaults increased at two of the three military academies last year and an anonymous survey suggests sexual misconduct...

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...

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...

Navy Pilot found guilty of recording female sailors showering

The 33-year-old lieutenant was a member of Strike Fighter Squadron 192 based at Naval Air Station Lemoore, California. The unit was aboard the Bremerton-based...

Pearl Harbor hero recognized 76 years after saving 6 from sinking USS Arizona

WASHINGTON – An American hero is finally getting recognition 76 years after the Japanese surprise attack on Pearl Harbor. Ahead of Thursday’s anniversary, the secretary...

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...

U.S. Navy ship fires warning shots at Iranian vessel: official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. Navy ship fired warning shots toward an Iranian vessel near the northern Arabian Gulf on Tuesday after the vessel...

Navy F/A-18 jet crash off Key West leaves 2 aviators dead

Two U.S. Navy aviators died Wednesday after their F/A-18F Super Hornet jet crashed off the coast of Key West, Florida. The aviators -- one pilot...

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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...