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  1. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Dmitry Chepusov receives airwarfare specialist certification during his deployment on the aircraft carrier John C. Stennis in early 2012. Courtesy of the Chepusov family

    Sailor, allegedly strangled to death by airman, remembered as caring

    Shortly before his death, Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Dmitry Chepusov received a medal for helping save a soldier's life.

    • Aug. 19, 2014
  2. Report: VA employee took recovering vet to crack house

    Although a Veterans Affairs police officer determined that a Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System employee took a patient to a crack house and helped him buy illegal drugs, the worker is still employed more than a year after the incident.

    • Aug. 18, 2014
  3. Ralph Wright Jr., who was convicted of killing his girlfriend and their 15-month-old son, is fingerprinted after he was sentenced to death in Clearwater, Fla. on Friday. Wright was an Air Force sergeant at MacDill Air Force Base at the time of the killing. John Pendygraft/The Tampa Bay Times via AP

    Air Force sergeant gets death in double murder

    A former Air Force sergeant has been sentenced to death in the killing of his ex-girlfriend and their 15-month old child.

    • Aug. 16, 2014
  4. Man pleads not guilty to military argument slaying

    A Montana man has pleaded not guilty to charges that he slashed the throat of another man with whom he was arguing over which branch of the military is better.

    • Aug. 15, 2014
  5. Wyoming man arrested for trying to pass Air Force convoy

    A truck driver accused of trying to pass a convoy of Air Force trucks near Cheyenne could face criminal charges.

    • Aug. 14, 2014
  6. Petty Officer 2nd Class Dmitry Chepusov was declared dead Dec. 14 after being found unresponsive in a vehicle. (Screenshot)

    Airman accused in Ramstein sailor's murder will not get death penalty

    The military will not seek the death penalty against an Air Force staff sergeant accused in the December strangling death of a U.S. sailor in Kaiserslautern, Germany.

    • Aug. 13, 2014
  7. Ask the Lawyer: The many nuances of 'aiding and abetting'

    A. Wrongfully introducing a controlled substance onto a military installation violates Article 112a of the Uniform Code of Military Justice.

    • Aug. 13, 2014
  8. Judge orders exam for Guantanamo hunger striker

    A federal judge ordered the military Tuesday to allow an independent medical evaluation for a hunger-striking Guantanamo prisoner who his lawyers say is in sharply declining health as a result of his protest at the U.S. base in Cuba.

    • Aug. 12, 2014
  9. The highest U.S. armed forces court has agreed to review the appeal of Air Force Sgt. David Gutierrez, who was convicted of assault for exposing multiple sex partners to HIV at swinger parties in Wichita. Jeff Tuttle / AP

    Military court to hear appeal of airman convicted of exposing partners to HIV

    The nation’s highest military court has agreed to review the evidence used to convict a Kansas airman of aggravated assault for exposing multiple sex partners to HIV at swinger parties in Wichita, an appeal the defense contends could potentially remap HIV testing and prosecution in the U.S. military.

    • Aug. 11, 2014
  10. Kevin Wayne Dunlap, 36, right, is seen during his arraignment on Oct. 2, 2008, in Hopkinsville, Ky., with his lawyer James Gibson. Kentucky New Era via AP

    Case of former soldier before U.S. Supreme Court

    The U.S. Supreme Court is weighing whether to take the case of a former Fort Campbell soldier sentenced to death for killing three children and attacking a woman in southwestern Kentucky.

    • Aug. 8, 2014
  11. Security contractor says hit by computer breach

    A government contractor that handles hundreds of thousands of security clearance background checks for civilian and military workers says that some workers' personal information was compromised after a recent computer breach.

    • Aug. 6, 2014
  12. Defense says Cole attack mimicked a U.S. ruse

    Lawyers for a Guantanamo Bay detainee accused of orchestrating the deadly bombing of the USS Cole are asking a judge to dismiss six of the 11 counts because of what they call U.S. hypocrisy.

    • Aug. 6, 2014
  13. Defense: Gitmo jury should know execution method

    Jurors should know how the government plans to execute the Guantanamo detainee accused of orchestrating the 2000 bombing of the USS Cole if he's convicted of a capital offense, his lawyer argued at a pretrial hearing Tuesday at the U.S.

    • Aug. 5, 2014
  14. Man killed in argument over military branches

    A Montana man who faces a deliberate homicide charge for slashing another man's throat told police they were arguing over which branch of the United States military was better, the Army or the Marines, Yellowstone County prosecutors said.

    • Aug. 5, 2014
  15. Andrew Tahmooressi Screenshot

    Monday hearing for Marine jailed in Mexico

    A hearing is scheduled Monday in Tijuana for a U.S. Marine jailed in Mexico on charges of bringing weapons into the country.

    • Aug. 4, 2014
  16. Defense seeks judge's recusal in Cole attack case

    A lawyer for the Guantanamo Bay detainee accused of orchestrating the 2000 bombing of the USS Cole in Yemen asked the new judge in the case to recuse himself Monday, citing possible conflicts stemming from the judge's involvement in an earlier case.

    • Aug. 4, 2014
  17. Funeral set for N.Y. Air Guardsman pushed down bar steps

    Funeral plans have been set for a New York airman who died after being shoved down a flight of stairs inside a Buffalo bar.

    • Aug. 4, 2014
  18. Death of N.Y. airman could bring higher charge

    A bar manager could face more serious charges following the death this week of a patron he is accused of pushing down a flight of stairs more than two months ago, a prosecutor said Friday.

    • Aug. 1, 2014
  19. N.Y. Air Guard member dies after being pushed down stairs in May

    An Air National Guard member has died more than two months after authorities say he was pushed down a flight of stairs at a bar.

    • Jul. 31, 2014
  20. Photograph of the gas mask, storage can, and collection tag from our eBay listing where the item was rediscovered. Photo courtesy Presidential Pawn Shop

    Stolen WWI gas mask found in pawn shop

    A World War I gas mask stolen from the Wyoming Capitol and missing for almost a century is on display in Cheyenne again after a South Dakota pawn shop donated it back to the state.

    • Jul. 31, 2014
  21. Man in military uniform killed in Fayetteville

    Fayetteville police say a man dressed in a military uniform was shot and killed in the parking lot of a local apartment complex.

    • Jul. 30, 2014
  22. Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., and Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, will introduce legislation Wednesday designed to strengthen the Pentagon's sex assault forensic examiner cadre by improving training and certification, and requiring more personnel be trained in taking DNA samples and other physical evidence following an attack. Karen Bleier / AFP

    Bill aims to strengthen forensic training in sexual assault cases

    The Defense Department must improve its procedures for investigating sexual assaults by standardizing training requirements for medical experts who examine victims and analyze rape kits, a bipartisan group of lawmakers say.

    • Jul. 30, 2014
  23. Tamryn Klapheke Photo courtesy of Klapheke family

    CPS worker in 2012 Dyess toddler death charged with evidence tampering

    Abilene, Texas, police have charged a former state child protective services worker with tampering with evidence in the case of a toddler found dead at her Dyess Air Force Base home nearly two years ago.

    • Jul. 28, 2014
  24. Petty Officer 2nd Class Dmitry Chepusov was declared dead Dec. 14 in Kaiserslautern, Germany, after being found unresponsive in the passenger seat of a vehicle driven by Air Force Staff Sgt. Sean Oliver, according to police. Screenshot

    For Germans, death penalty is concern in U.S. airman's murder trial

    Nearly a week after German police discovered the lifeless body of a U.S. sailor inside a car in Kaiserslautern Dec. 14, the remains were turned over to the U.S. armed forces regional medical examiner.

    • Jul. 28, 2014
  25. Defense: Government suppressed evidence in Blackwater

    Lawyers for Blackwater security guards accused the government on Monday of suppressing evidence favorable to defendants who are on trial in the killings of 14 Iraqis in Nisoor Square in Baghdad.

    • Jul. 28, 2014

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