Friday, August 23, 2019

Savannah says ‘no more’ to smooching soldiers in St. Patrick’s Day Parade

SAVANNAH, Ga. – No more smooches for soldiers. The Army is kissing a decades-long St. Patrick’s Day tradition goodbye in Georgia’s port city, saying smudged...

7 dead in US military helicopter crash near Iraq border, officials say

All seven military personnel aboard a U.S. Air Force HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter were killed Thursday in a crash in western Iraq near the...

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...

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...

US airman fatally shoots 2 young children as they slept, wife before killing himself:...

A member of the U.S. Air Force in Washington state-- who was reportedly despondent over upcoming divorce-- fatally shot his two young children while...

South African lions eat ‘poacher’, leaving just his head

A suspected big cat poacher has been eaten by lions near the Kruger National Park in South Africa, police say. The animals left little behind,...

Israel launches massive air campaign against Syria after one of its F-16s were shot...

JERUSALEM/BEIRUT (Reuters) - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday that Israeli forces would press ahead with Syria operations despite their loss of an...

Soldier steps in for girl’s late father at daddy-daughter dance

CHICAGO, Illinois -- First Sergeant Joseph Bierbrodt had never met 5-year-old Cayleigh Hinton until Wednesday night, but he said stepping in for her late...

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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...