Sunday, November 18, 2018

Army changes Special Duty Assignment Pay (SDAP) for recruiting

There is a lot of discussion and concern surrounding the changes to the SDAP entitlements that take effect on 1 October 2018. As a...

F-35B Crashed in South Carolina.

BEAUFORT, S.C. -- A military plane crashed in coastal South Carolina on Friday, authorities said. The Marine Corps said the pilot of the single-seat...

Woman shoots and wounds 4 at YouTube before killing herself

SAN BRUNO, Calif. (AP) — A woman opened fire at YouTube headquarters Tuesday, setting off a panic among employees and wounding at least four...

The ‘condom snorting challenge’ is every parent’s worst nightmare

Viral videos posted on social media show teenagers snorting condoms as part of a so-called "condom snorting challenge." In the videos, teens put an unwrapped...

Ex-NSA contractor to plead guilty to ‘breathtaking’ heist of top-secret data

A former U.S. National Security Agency contractor is set to plead guilty to stealing classified documents that could have amounted to the largest theft...

Colorado police say ‘multiple deputies down’ in incident outside of Denver

Police in a Colorado city just outside of Denver said "multiple deputies" are down after being shot while responding to a domestic disturbance call...

The US is sending anti-tank missiles to Ukraine

In a move that has angered Russia and fueled massive uncertainty over the future of the war in Ukraine, President Donald Trump has approved...

Army and Homeland Security prepping teachers for the gunman at the door

The U.S. Army and the Department of Homeland Security have created a computer-based simulator that trains teachers on how best to react in an...

Mattis 1st Pentagon chief to visit Guantanamo since 2002

GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis visited the American Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to offer holiday greetings to...

SECARMY: Sweeping changes coming to Army junior NCO promotions

The Army’s latest guidance on junior noncommissioned officer promotions, signed by Army secretary Mark W. Esper on December 7, is a game-changer, seemingly starting...

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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...

U.S. soldier killed in Afghanistan while helping colleagues whose vehicle hit bomb

KABUL — U.S. Army Spec. James A. Slape stepped out of his vehicle in Afghanistan on Thursday ready to help others. The soldier, trained...