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Bomb threat causes Grand Haven Coast Guard to evacuate

Bomb threat causes Grand Haven Coast Guard to evacuateThe Grand Haven Coast Guard station has been evacuated after a man threatened to blow up the station and drove his truck through the station's gate Sunday morning.
  • Military
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Military

Army: Bergdahl reports are untrue, no decision made

Army: Bergdahl reports are untrue, no decision madeThe Army says there is no truth to media reports claiming a decision has been made to charge Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl with desertion.
  • Military
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
News

Army: Fort Hood lacked system to ID threat of 2014 rampage

Army: Fort Hood lacked system to ID threat of 2014 rampageFort Hood officials say there were no clear warning signs before a soldier went on a rampage last April that left four dead and 16 wounded, according to a U.S. Army report released Friday.
  • News
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Central Command's Twitter, YouTube accounts hacked

Central Command's Twitter, YouTube accounts hackedThe Twitter and YouTube accounts of the Pentagon's command for its forces in the Middle East have been hacked, according to defense officials Monday.
  • Local
  • 3 months ago
Military

Vietnam veteran facing execution for death of deputy

Vietnam veteran facing execution for death of deputyA Vietnam veteran suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder is seeking clemency from his scheduled execution.
  • Military
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Local

Md. soldier killed in Afghanistan buried at Arlington National Cemetery

Md. soldier killed in Afghanistan buried at Arlington National CemeteryAfter 13 years, combat operations are ending in Afghanistan, but it's already too late for a Maryland family mourning the death of Army Sgt. Major Wardell Turner.
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  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Military

Army buddies were unsuspecting neighbors for 18 years

Army buddies were unsuspecting neighbors for 18 yearsFor 18 years, the two Oakland County men had lived nearly back to back and didn't even know it.
  • Military
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Holidays

Donations brighten holidays for troops, families

Donations brighten holidays for troops, familiesSome military families had extra helpers this holiday season and they counted their blessings.
  • Holidays
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Va. military family gets home makeover before dad's deployment

Va. military family gets home makeover before dad's deploymentAn Alexandria military family got a special Christmas gift before having to separate.
  • Local
  • 4 months ago
Military

Navy develops a shark drone for surveillance

Navy develops a shark drone for surveillanceThe Navy is testing a new underwater drone called GhostSwimmer, which is designed to look like a shark and conduct surveillance work.
  • Military
  • 4 months ago
Local

Wounded warrior deemed 'not injured enough' gets help

Wounded warrior deemed 'not injured enough' gets helpA wounded warrior deemed "not injured enough" to qualify for assistance is finally getting the handicapped accessible home he needs.
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  • 4 months ago
Nation

12 sailors implicated in submarine shower scandal

12 sailors implicated in submarine shower scandalUp to a dozen sailors are suspected of viewing secretly recorded videos of their female shipmates undressing in a submarine shower.
  • Nation
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Military

Hagel: More U.S. troops to remain in Afghanistan than planned

Hagel: More U.S. troops to remain in Afghanistan than plannedDefense Secretary Chuck Hagel said the United States will keep as many as 1,000 more troops in Afghanistan than planned.
  • Military
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
News

Discharged military man charged with Coast Guard fraud scheme

Discharged military man charged with Coast Guard fraud schemeA man who was discharged from the military is accused of lying about his identity to the Coast Guard and then trying to get funds, according to Anne Arundel County Police.
  • News
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Politics

Ashton Carter nominated for Defense Secretary, Hagel voices support

Ashton Carter nominated for Defense Secretary, Hagel voices supportFriday, President Obama announced his nominee to be the next head of the Pentagon is Ashton Carter.
  • Politics
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
News

Navy revokes honorary title given to Bill Cosby

Navy revokes honorary title given to Bill CosbyThe Navy says allegations of sexual abuse made against the comedian are serious and conflict with the Navy's core values.
  • News
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Military

Reports of unwanted sexual contact in military drop 27%

Reports of unwanted sexual contact in military drop 27%The number of troops reporting unwanted sexual contact dropped 27% to 19,000 in 2014 compared with 2012.
  • Military
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Military

Report: Fake Army Ranger in viral video may face charges

Report: Fake Army Ranger in viral video may face chargesA man posing as an Army Ranger to allegedly get military discounts on Black Friday may face federal charges.
  • Military
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Military

VIDEO: Md. wife welcomes Marine home with surprise visit

VIDEO: Md. wife welcomes Marine home with surprise visitIn a touching video, a Maryland woman surprised her Marine husband upon his return from a year-long deployment.
  • Military
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
DC News

First SEALs: Combat Historian uncovers story of elites

First SEALs: Combat Historian uncovers story of elitesFirst SEALs: Combat Historian uncovers story of elites
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  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
News

Veteran death at Baltimore VA under investigation

Veteran death at Baltimore VA under investigationThe Baltimore VA Medical Center says the death of a veteran in the hospital's care is under investigation.
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  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
News

VA fires troubled Phoenix hospital director

VA fires troubled Phoenix hospital directorThe agency fired the head of its troubled Phoenix hospital amid allegations of misconduct and cover-ups.
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  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Military

Marine with robotic leg walks to receive Bronze Star

Marine with robotic leg walks to receive Bronze StarA Marine who was left paralyzed by a sniper's bullet in Afghanistan fulfilled a promise to himself on Friday and walked.
  • Military
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Military

In dark rooms, 20-somethings direct ISIL airstrikes

In dark rooms, 20-somethings direct ISIL airstrikesAirstrikes in Syria and Iraq have helped stem the momentum of Islamic State fighters .
  • Military
  • 5 months ago
Local

Hearing for Col. accused of knowingly exposing woman to HIV

Hearing for Col. accused of knowingly exposing woman to HIVA senior Army National Guard officer is charged with knowingly exposing a woman to HIV by having unprotected sex.
  • Local
  • 5 months ago
Military

Veteran's suicide devastates those left behind

Veteran's suicide devastates those left behindRory Gavic was a young, decorated member of the military who served his country overseas twice.
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  • 5 months ago
Military

Gettysburg Foundation holds 12th Annual Remembrance Illumination

Gettysburg Foundation holds 12th Annual Remembrance IlluminationThe Gettysburg Foundation held its 12th Annual Remembrance Illumination on Saturday.
  • Military
  • 5 months ago
Local

Wounded soldier Franz Walkup rejected for assistance

Wounded soldier Franz Walkup rejected for assistanceA severely wounded soldier who has endured 78 surgeries is deemed "not injured enough" to qualify for assistance.
  • Local
  • 5 months ago
Military

Ex-SEAL says he saw bin Laden and fired 3 times

Ex-SEAL says he saw bin Laden and fired 3 timesFormer Navy SEAL Robert O'Neill says he fired lethal shots that struck Osama bin Laden's head within a second of seeing him.
  • Military
  • 5 months, 1 week ago
Military

Navy SEAL thought 'we're going to die' at bin Laden raid

Navy SEAL thought 'we're going to die' at bin Laden raid"The more we trained on it, the more we realized…this is going to be a one-way mission," O'Neill said.
  • Military
  • 5 months, 1 week ago
DC News

Redskins help WUSA9 & USO's Turkeys for Troops

Redskins help WUSA9 & USO's Turkeys for TroopsRedskins players are at WUSA9 Tuesday evening to help raise money to feed military families during the holidays.
  • DC News
  • 5 months, 1 week ago
Local

Wounded warriors still serving our country

Wounded warriors still serving our countryTwo nights a week you will find knives and friendships being forged between wounded warriors and a 19-year-old.
  • Local
  • 5 months, 1 week ago
Local

Honor Guard watches over Tomb of the Unknowns

Honor Guard watches over Tomb of the UnknownsThe 99 words of the Sentinel's Creed is the Tomb Guard standard.
  • Local
  • 5 months, 1 week ago
Features

Vietnam veteran gives back to a younger generation

Vietnam veteran gives back to a younger generationArmy veteran John Ohmer volunteers two days a week at the USO at Fort Meade.
  • Features
  • 5 months, 1 week ago
Military

Veterans Day: 5 facts about surviving WWII veterans

Veterans Day: 5 facts about surviving WWII veteransAmericans honor veterans and active members of the military Tuesday on Veterans Day.
  • Military
  • 5 months, 1 week ago
Military

Md. veteran gets Bronze Star after 5-year wait

Md. veteran gets Bronze Star after 5-year waitA Maryland veteran has received a Bronze Star after waiting for the award for more than five years.
  • Military
  • 5 months, 1 week ago
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