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Luck O' The Irish

In March, Americans observe Irish-American Heritage Month and honor the contributions of Irish immigrants and their descendants to the nation. The...

Republic of Korea Marine Corps assault amphibious vehicles advance past a smoke screen as their crews execute an amphibious landing April 26, 2013, at Doksuk-ri Beach, South Korea, during Exercise Ssang Yong 13.  Alyssa N. Gunton/U.S. Marine Corps

Large US contingent to take part in South Korean exercise

SEOUL — Almost 10,000 U.S. troops will join the South Korean military later this month in the peninsula’s largest joint amphibious landing drill,...

Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair leaves the courthouse following a day of motions, on March 4, 2014, at Fort Bragg, N.C. JAMES ROBINSON, THE FAYETTEVILLE OBSERVER/AP

General's tearful accuser describes forced oral sex, violence

FT. BRAGG, N.C. — Sobbing and burying her head in her hands, a U.S. Army captain testified Friday that Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair twice forced...

In a 2009 photo, Pfc. Ronnie Butler, a gunner with Company B, 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, displays a tattoo he designed with his brother when he was younger.  Matthew Thompson/U.S. Army

Tattoo shop owners react to Army grooming regulation changes

New regulations from the Army could limit the placement of future tattoos by Fort Drum soldiers, among other grooming standards.
 
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Fort Carson: Punishment for soldier's non-salute selfie will be kept secret

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The punishment of a Fort Carson soldier, who caused internet outrage with a ‘selfie’ of her avoiding saluting the flag,...

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Pentagon outlines ideas for hybrid retirement system

WASHINGTON — Amid attempts to reduce military personnel spending, the Pentagon on Thursday presented its official thinking on the politically...

'Military women in power' empower female troops

Hello military community,

I had the pleasure of meeting a wonderful, hardworking and compassionate woman on a mission: Army Sgt. Sandy Rolon...

The aircraft carrier USS George H. W. Bush transits the Strait of Gibraltar on Feb. 27, 2014, on a scheduled nine-month deployment to the Mediterranean and Middle East. During a worldwide all-hands call March 5, 2014, Chief of Naval Personnel Vice Adm. Bill Moran told sailors the Navy is working on moving to a more predictable and stable deployment cycle. (Juan David Guerra/U.S. Navy)

Sailors reassured that budget cuts won’t affect staffing levels

In the wake of Pentagon plans to slash the size of the Army and to rein in military spending, the chief of naval personnel insisted during a...

U.S. Army Lt. Col. Joseph “Jay” Morse waits to speak at the SMU Dedman School of Law in Dallas in November 2013. Morse, the top Army prosecutor for sexual assault cases, has been suspended after a fellow Army lawyer reported he groped her and tried to kiss her at a conference more than two years ago. (LM Otero/AP)

Army’s top sex assault prosecutor suspended after assault allegation

WASHINGTON — The top Army prosecutor for sexual assault cases has been suspended after a lawyer who worked for him recently reported he’d groped...

Some Military Consumers Not Seeing Earned Protections

WASHINGTON, Mar. 6, 2014 – Service members, veterans and their families who complained to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau about financial...

Women veterans on Guam discuss issues

Maj. Esther Aguigui, GUARNG Element Commander, told a group of nearly 60 women veterans March 6 that sexual harassment is still happening in the...

The littoral combat ship USS Independence (LCS 2) transits San Diego Bay prior to mooring at the B Street pier in downtown San Diego. The ship will be open to the public for tours for two days in order to showcase the capabilities of the littoral combat ship (LCS) program. (U.S. Navy photo by Sr. Chief Mass Communication Specialist Donnie W. Ryan)

Navy: Pacific pivot is the guiding principle

WASHINGTON — Navy officials unveiled the service’s budget plans Tuesday, which are aimed at ensuring the U.S. military can effectively pivot...

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