Friday, September 20, 2019

US forces ambushed in Niger again, military says

American forces in Niger were the targets of yet another terrorist ambush, a December attack disclosed by U.S. Africa Command on Wednesday -- the...

Six soldiers injured in Smugglers Notch avalanche: What we know now

Six soldiers were injured Wednesday afternoon after being caught in an avalanche in Smugglers Notch, a spokesman for the Vermont National Guard said. The soldiers...

US military ignored first-grade boy’s sexual abuse of girls, parents say

The three military fathers sat at the commander's conference table on the U.S. Army base in Germany, pleading for help. They told the commander that...

Soldier who died in accidental shooting at Camp Rilea identified

CLATSOP COUNTY, OR (KPTV) - The U.S. Army Ranger who died in an accidental shooting Wednesday at a training facility near the Oregon coast had...

TF Marne Soldiers Still Await Reimbursement for hurricane Irma evac – Part II

Sí, I’m still José. As I left off earlier today, Hurricane Irma created some epic challenges for the dependents initially, but their woes fail...

3ID Soldiers and Families Relocated Due to Hurricane Irma Still Waiting for Payment 4...

Sí, I José. First, I heard about all the comments about hard it was to read my last report, so I’ve been studying and...

Transgender people cleared to join military, for now

WASHINGTON – The Justice Department has made clear its proposed ban on transgender military recruits is on hold, meaning their enlistment can start...

For 62nd year, NORAD takes calls from kids awaiting Santa

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. (AP) — Hundreds of volunteers at an Air Force base in Colorado were answering questions on Sunday from eager...

Judge: American accused of fighting for IS must get lawyer

WASHINGTON – A federal judge ruled Saturday that the U.S. military must provide legal counsel to an American citizen who was picked up months...

Pentagon identifies soldier killed in ‘non-combat’ incident in Iraq

MODESTO -- A soldier from Modesto was killed Wednesday in Iraq, in an incident described by the Department of Defense as a "non-combat related...

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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...