Monday, January 20, 2020

Damaged USS John S. McCain arrives in Singapore; 10 missing

SINGAPORE (AP) — The USS John S. McCain has docked at Singapore’s naval base with “significant damage” to its hull after an early morning...

All American paratrooper dies near Fort Bragg

Spc. Johnathon D. Poole a paratrooper assigned to Delta Company, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division in...

Okinawa boy injured after window falls off Marine helo

A boy was injured in Okinawa, Japan, Wednesday after a metal window frame plummeted from a U.S. military helicopter known as a Super Stallion,...

North Korean soldier is shot while defecting across DMZ, South says

An elite North Korean soldier stationed at the heavily guarded Demilitarized Zone made a bold bolt for freedom Monday, defecting to South Korea despite...

US mission leader in deadly Niger ambush warned of security risks, report says

The leader of an American military mission in Niger that ended in the ambush killings of four soldiers reportedly voiced concerns that he didn’t...

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...

South Korea had to fire 249 warning shots at a group of reinforced, swarming...

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's coast guard said it fired 249 warning shots over a group of Chinese fishing boats "swarming around" one of...

US command: Mosul airstrike occured at the request of Iraq forces

BAGHDAD — An initial review of airstrikes over the past days indicates that the U.S.-led coalition has struck fighters and equipment of the Islamic...

Former Bosnian General On Trial For War Crimes Dies After Drinking Poison In Court

A Bosnian Croat war criminal has died in hospital after drinking poison during an appeal hearing in The Hague. Slobodan Praljak, 72, died in hospital,...

‘Multiple deaths’ in shooting at Baptist church in south Texas – sheriff

A sheriff said a man walked into a Baptist church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, on Sunday morning and started shooting, leaving multiple people dead. It was...

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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...