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Naval Academy to hold 9/11 remembrance events

Naval Academy to hold 9/11 remembrance eventsMidshipmen are holding the events on Thursday with the academy's community service organization, which is called the Midshipman Action Group.
  • MD News
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
News

Watchdog: VA managers lied about delays

Watchdog: VA managers lied about delaysManagers at more than a dozen Veterans Affairs medical facilities lied to investigators about scheduling practices and other issues, the department's inspector general said Tuesday
  • News
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Military

82nd Airborne soldier killed in Afghanistan

82nd Airborne soldier killed in AfghanistanA paratrooper from the 82nd Airborne Division died Thursday in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense announced.
  • Military
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Life

VIDEO: Coast Guard member surprises grandmother

VIDEO: Coast Guard member surprises grandmotherAfter finishing Coast Guard boot camp, Shawn paid a visit (in uniform) to his bedridden grandmother.
  • Life
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Military

Group: Refusal to say 'so help me God' sidelines airman

Group: Refusal to say 'so help me God' sidelines airmanAn atheist airman was denied re-enlistment last month for refusing to take an oath containing "so help me God."
  • Military
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Military

White House pushes for lower pay raise for troops in 2015

White House pushes for lower pay raise for troops in 2015President Obama formally notified Congress that he wants to cap next year's military basic pay raise at 1 percent, unless Congress comes up with an alternative mandate.
  • Military
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Military

Army recruit command boss: Overweight youth a growing problem

Army recruit command boss: Overweight youth a growing problemThe obesity epidemic among young adults has become a weighty problem for Army Recruiting Command.
  • Military
  • 1 month ago
Military

Air Force identifies pilot killed in Virginia F-15 crash

Air Force identifies pilot killed in Virginia F-15 crashThe pilot who was killed in the crash of an F-15 jet this week in Virginia has been identified as Lt. Col. Morris Fontenot Jr.
  • Military
  • 1 month ago
Nation

Navy boots sailor over her natural hairstyle

Navy boots sailor over her natural hairstyleA sailor confirmed she will be discharged from the Navy after a 12-year career because of her hairstyle.
  • Nation
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Military

Hostage rescue attempt in Syria fails

Hostage rescue attempt in Syria failsU.S. ground troops attempted but failed to rescue several American hostages in Syria, the Pentagon announced Wednesday.
  • Military
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Military

WWII vet who left school to fight finally gets diploma

WWII vet who left school to fight finally gets diplomaWhen Henry 'Hank' Werner was supposed to be graduating high school in 1944, the 17-year-old was instead completing basic training for the United States Army
  • Military
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
MD News

Flags Ordered to Half-Staff In Memory of General Greene

Flags Ordered to Half-Staff In Memory of General GreeneGov. O'Malley ordered flag lowered from sunrise to sunset on Thursday, Aug 14
  • MD News
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Military

Proud parents gather at Plebes Parents' Weekend

Proud parents gather at Plebes Parents' WeekendProud parents gathered at the U.S. Naval Academy to meet their sons and daughters during Plebes Parents' weekend.
  • Military
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Nation

US launches airstrikes in Iraq against militants

US launches airstrikes in Iraq against militantsThe U.S. unleashed its first airstrikes in northern Iraq against militants of the Islamic State group Friday.
  • Nation
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Military

Body of US general arrives at Dover Air Force Base

Body of US general arrives at Dover Air Force BaseThe body of a two-star general killed in an Afghan "insider attack" has arrived at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware.
  • Military
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
News

WATCH: Coast Guard rescue man from fishing boat

WATCH: Coast Guard rescue man from fishing boatOfficials with the Coast Guard released video of a helicopter crew rescuing a man from a fishing boat in New Jersey.
  • News
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
News

General's killer hid in bathroom, used NATO gun

General's killer hid in bathroom, used NATO gunDetails are emerging in Tuesday's killing of a U.S. Major General.
  • News
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Silver Spring

Translator promised assistance in America receives little

Translator promised assistance in America receives littleAn Afghani translator who helped U.S. troops relocated to Maryland where he was promised assistance.
  • Silver Spring
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Military

U.S. General killed in Afghan "insider" attack

U.S. General killed in Afghan "insider" attackA U.S. official has said 16 of the victims of an Afghan insider attack on Tuesday were Americans, and at least one -- a two-star Major General -- was killed.
  • Military
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Nation

UPDATE: Marines walk across desert for PTSD awareness

UPDATE: Marines walk across desert for PTSD awarenessTwo Marine veterans are walking across the Mojave Desert to raise awareness of PTSD and problems facing our veterans.
  • Nation
  • 2 months ago
Features

USO Metro teaches women how to prepare for a military ball

USO Metro teaches women how to prepare for a military ballUSO Metro hosts a day focused on beauty and advice on etiquette for military balls and formals.
  • Features
  • 2 months ago
Nation

Dog cries when reunited with soldier

Dog cries when reunited with soldierYou could hear the owner's dog crying for him when he comes back from Kuwait.
  • Nation
  • 2 months ago
Politics

SPECIAL REPORT: Audit finds VA falsified records

SPECIAL REPORT: Audit finds VA falsified recordsAt least one appointment scheduler at 109 VA medical centers who said wait times for veterans had been falsified.
  • Politics
  • 2 months ago
Local

Charges filed in stabbing at Navy barracks

Charges filed in stabbing at Navy barracksThe navy has filed charges against one of its sailors for repeatedly stabbing another.
  • Local
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
MD News

MD Marine Corporal awarded Congressional Gold Medal

MD Marine Corporal awarded Congressional Gold MedalA Mayland Marine has been awarded the Congressional Gold Medal.
  • MD News
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Military

Ryan M. Pitts Recieves Medal of Honor

Ryan M. Pitts Recieves Medal of HonorRyan M. Pitts recieving a Medal of Honor from President Obama
  • Military
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
DC News

Benghazi attack suspect to remain in custody

Benghazi attack suspect to remain in custodyA judge ruled Wednesday that the leader of the Sept. 11, 2012 Benghazi attacks will remain in custody.
  • DC News
  • 3 months ago