Tuesday, June 18, 2019

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...

Russia practiced electronic warfare on its own troops during a massive military exercise this...

Russia held large-scale military exercises with troops from Belarus earlier this year, during which Moscow claimed more than 12,000 soldiers took part in a...

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,...

Official: 4 US tourists attacked with acid in France

PARIS (AP) — Four young American tourists were attacked with acid Sunday at a train station in the French city of Marseille and a...

Spain: Police shoot man wearing possible bomb belt

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — A police operation was underway Monday in an area west of Barcelona, and a Spanish newspaper reports that the fugitive...

CIA warned Barcelona about terror threat, report says

The CIA warned local police in Barcelona two months ago that the city’s popular tourist area, Las Ramblas, could be the target of a terrorist attack just...

US Black Hawk helicopter makes emergency landing in Austria

VIENNA — Austrian defense officials say a U.S. military Black Hawk helicopter with seven people on board had to make an emergency landing west...

12 US paratroopers hospitalized after night jump in Romania

BUCHAREST, Romania — Officials say 12 U.S. paratroopers have been hospitalized after they sustained minor injuries during a nighttime parachute jump in Romania. Brent M....

OK National Guard members rescue residents from burning apartment building in Ukraine

LVIV, Ukraine — During a routine morale, welfare and recreation trip, deployed citizen-soldiers of 1st Battalion, 279th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team...

10th Special Forces Group soldier succumbs to injuries

A 10th SFG Soldier succumbed to his injuries Tuesday, originally sustained in an accident in early May 2017. SFC Keith Martel, 39, of Stillwater, NY,...

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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...