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Car bombs driven by foreigners hit Iraq-Jordan border postCar bombs driven by foreigners hit Iraq-Jordan border postThree suicide car bombs driven by foreigners targeted the remote desert border crossing between Iraq and Jordan Saturday killing at least four Iraqi soldiers, said Iraqi officials.
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'Operation Babylift' orphans, soldiers reunite in New Jersey'Operation Babylift' orphans, soldiers reunite in New JerseyVietnamese orphans airlifted to the United States in the frantic final days of the Vietnam War have been reunited with some of the soldiers who helped evacuate them.
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Rebels enter northwest Syrian town as government withdrawsRebels enter northwest Syrian town as government withdrawsHard-line Syrian rebel groups entered a strategic town Saturday in northwestern Syria, sending government troops fleeing after intense clashes that have seen them take nearly all of a crucial province.
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Russian bikers begin run despite Polish entry banRussian bikers begin run despite Polish entry banRiders from a Russian nationalist motorcycle group on Saturday began their run commemorating the Red Army's offensive against Nazi Germany, despite Poland's announcement that it would refuse to let them in the country.
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Tricare reform not in House plans this yearTricare reform not in House plans this yearThe committee will not include recommendations from the Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission to move non-active-duty Tricare beneficiaries to civilian health insurance plans.
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SitRep Major military health care changes on holdSitRep Major military health care changes on holdA controversial plan to overhaul the military health care system won't move forward as part of next year's defense spending bill introduced recently in Congress. But lawmakers say reform remains a real possibility in the near future.
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Same-sex marriage's role in readinessSame-sex marriage's role in readinessThe officials say state laws banning same-sex marriage harm the military because routine changes of duty stations can force same-sex couples to move to states where their marriage is not legally valid.
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PTSD's link to sexual problemsPTSD's link to sexual problemsSexual dysfunction can be caused by physical and mental problems, and the drugs used to treat them.
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Russians, Americans commemorate end of World War IIRussians, Americans commemorate end of World War IIRussian and American veterans met at Arlington Cemetery to mark their effort to defeat Nazi Germany during World War II.
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SitRep: Russians, Americans mark end of World War IISitRep: Russians, Americans mark end of World War IIRussia and the U.S. are backing opposite sides in the Ukraine conflict, but Friday saw a rare moment of unity as both countries marked the 70th anniversary of American and Soviet troops meeting in Germany towards the end of World War II.
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Univ. of Florida suspends frat over abuse of wounded vetsUniv. of Florida suspends frat over abuse of wounded vetsUniversity of Florida President Kent Fuchs promises a full investigation after getting reports that members of the Zeta Beta Tau fraternity spat at a group of disabled military veterans and stole their flags
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Senator: Design changes might be behind VA hospital costsSenator: Design changes might be behind VA hospital costsMultiple design changes may be the reason a veterans hospital under construction near Denver soared more than $1 billion over budget, the chairman of the U.S. Senate Veterans Affairs Committee told reporters after touring the half-finished complex Friday.
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Judge shields evidence in Fort Riley bomb caseJudge shields evidence in Fort Riley bomb caseA federal judge has shielded from public disclosure evidence the government turns over to attorneys for a Kansas man accused of trying to bomb an Army installation.
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Iraq forces recapture key Ramadi bridge from IS groupIraq forces recapture key Ramadi bridge from IS groupIraqi security forces recaptured a key bridge from Islamic State militants in the capital of Anbar province on Friday, said an Iraqi security official, as the country's top Shiite cleric renewed calls for national unity among political rivals in the face of the...
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Hostage deaths a reminder of risk of 'deadly mistakes'Hostage deaths a reminder of risk of 'deadly mistakes'U.S. investigators took months to piece together evidence that led to the conclusion that drone strikes had killed two Western hostages and two Americans who worked for al-Qaida, U.S. officials said Friday.
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Canadian judge orders release of ex-Guantanamo detaineeCanadian judge orders release of ex-Guantanamo detaineeA Canadian judge on Friday ordered the release of a former Guantanamo Bay inmate while he appeals his conviction in a Washington court for war crimes, including killing a U.S. soldier.
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Poland will not allow Russian bikers to enter countryPoland will not allow Russian bikers to enter countryPolish Foreign Ministry said Friday that it will not allow a Russian nationalistic motorcycle group loyal to President Vladimir Putin to enter Poland.
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Pentagon cites de-escalation of tensions over Iranian shipsPentagon cites de-escalation of tensions over Iranian shipsThe prospect of a U.S.-Iranian confrontation over the potential delivery of Iranian weapons to rebels in Yemen has receded, Pentagon officials said Friday.
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3-star nominated to head Air Education and Training Command3-star nominated to head Air Education and Training CommandLt. Gen. Darryl Roberson, currently commander of Third Air Force, U.S. Air Forces in Europe, would take over the command in charge of educating and training airmen, pending confirmation of his nomination by the Senate.
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Airmen at Aviano can still drink alcohol - for nowAirmen at Aviano can still drink alcohol - for nowThe commander of the 31st Fighter Wing has decided not to ban alcohol for airmen.
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VA Choice Card eligibility expandsVA Choice Card eligibility expandsRules governing VA's choice program are changed to expand program to more veterans.
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A-10 suffers engine failure, flying again after 5 days at Iraq baseA-10 suffers engine failure, flying again after 5 days at Iraq baseAn A-10 suffered catastrophic engine failure during a mission over Iraq and had to divert to an Iraqi Air Force base
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Psychological tests help ID future cyber warriorsPsychological tests help ID future cyber warriorsThe military is using an array of tests to determine if recruits are cut out to be part of the cyber force.
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New cyber strategy includes Silicon Valley unitNew cyber strategy includes Silicon Valley unitAsh Carter said the military will be creating a new unit in Silicon Valley, a first-of-its kind "point-of-partnership."
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Georgia university cancels classes in flap over flag protestGeorgia university cancels classes in flap over flag protestUproar over a protest in which demonstrators walked on an American flag has prompted a south Georgia university to cancel classes ahead of a rally expected to draw crowds of flag supporters to Valdosta.
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Apologetic Petraeus gets probation for leaking secrets to his mistressApologetic Petraeus gets probation for leaking secrets to his mistressDavid Petraeus, the retired four-star general leader who once commanded military operations in Afghanistan and Iraq, pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court to leaking classified information to his mistress and biographer, Paula Broadwell, and was sentenced to two...
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First lady: Tech industry to train, hire 90K military vetsFirst lady: Tech industry to train, hire 90K military vetsMichelle Obama announced Thursday that the technology industry has promised to hire and train 90,000 military veterans and spouses over the next five years — the latest private-sector commitment to her campaign to help veterans.
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Russia and the U.S. are backing opposite sides in the Ukraine conflict, but Friday saw a rare moment of unity as both countries marked the 70th anniversary of American and Soviet troops meeting in Germany towards the end of World War II.
Gen. David Petraeus was sentenced Thursday for mishandling classified government documents, but why was his punishment relatively light?
Former CIA Director David Petraeus was sentenced to two years' probation and fined $100,000 on Thursday for giving his biographer classified material while she was working on a book about him. (April 23)
Soldiers run through the Darby Mile and and obstacle course during the Ranger Course on Fort Benning, Ga. on April 21, 2015. Army video
More than 6,000 U.S. troops are in the Philippines for an annual training exercise. U.S. military officials have ordered all bars, nightclubs and most restaurants off limits to American personnel.
X-47B completes first autonomous aerial refueling
A U.S. counterterrorism operation on an Al-Qaeda compound in January killed two of the terrorist organization's hostages, an American and an Italian. Video provided by Newsy
Nine U.S. Navy warships are within striking distance of Yemen as deepening suspicion surrounds a cluster of Iranian cargo vessels that have moved into the region.
The U.S. Army issued a more relaxed policy on tattoos. They no longer restrict how many tattoos a soldier can have but no tattoos can be visible in the Army service uniform.
U.S. Navy officials say the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt is steaming toward the waters off Yemen and will join other American ships prepared to intercept any Iranian vessels carrying weapons to the Houthi rebels fighting in Yemen. The U.
The USS Theodore Roosevelt is being repositioned near Yemen in response to an Iranian convoy of arms approaching the troubled country. Video provided by Newsy
People in one Mexican border town shot down reports from 'Judicial Watch' that the terrorist group the Islamic State has set up training camps along the border.
It was a time for remembrance and reflection during the 20th anniversary ceremony of the Oklahoma City bombing. About 1,000 people gathered to pay their respects to the 168 people who died on April 19, 1995.
A federal grand jury indicted Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud on terrorism charges. He's accused of providing material support to Al-Qaeda-linked Al-Nusra.
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