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    2015 Operation Homefront Military Child of the Year awards

    2015 Operation Homefront Military Child of the Year awardsOperation Homefront has added a sixth category this year, for the National Guard Military Child of the Year.
    • Life
    • 20 hours, 14 minutes ago
    News

    Obama to wounded warriors: 'We've got your back'

    Obama to wounded warriors: 'We've got your back'The nationwide, annual ride offers wounded service members and veterans the chance to salve physical, mental and emotional wounds.
    • News
    • 1 day, 17 hours ago
    Diet-fitness

    GNC to test its store-brand herbal supplements

    GNC to test its store-brand herbal supplementsThe retailer announced that its Herbal Plus products will be DNA-tested to help ensure labels are accurate.
    • Diet-fitness
    • 2 days, 18 hours ago
    Entertainment

    GI Film Festival's 9th year is biggest yet

    GI Film Festival's 9th year is biggest yetThe festival has booked more than 60 military-themed films to screen from May 18 to May 24 in the greater Washington area.
    • Entertainment
    • 2 days, 22 hours ago
    Pentagon

    'DoD News' TV channel going off the air

    'DoD News' TV channel going off the airThe former Pentagon Channel will cease operating.
    • Pentagon
    • 3 days, 20 hours ago
    News

    Military brides get free gowns at this boutique

    Military brides get free gowns at this boutiqueA Texas boutique gives away wedding gowns to military brides. The shop's owner says she's lost count of how many bridal gowns she has given away.
    • News
    • 4 days, 18 hours ago
    Health Care

    Kevlar for the Mind: Keep your body tuned up, too

    Kevlar for the Mind: Keep your body tuned up, tooThe biggest culprits of anxiety related to system neglect are lack of sleep, excessive use of caffeine and lack of exercise
    • Health Care
    • 5 days, 10 hours ago
    Health Care

    Ins and outs of using Tricare overseas

    Ins and outs of using Tricare overseasThe Tricare Overseas Program Standard available in overseas locations works the same as stateside Tricare Standard.
    • Health Care
    • 6 days, 10 hours ago
    Benefits

    Caregiving service to require fee

    Caregiving service to require feeThe Sittercity Military Program will no longer be free to military families after July 31.
    • Benefits
    • 1 week ago
    News

    Limited liberty for troops in Philippines exercise

    Limited liberty for troops in Philippines exerciseBars and nightclubs will be off limits for about 6,000 Marines, sailors, soldiers and airmen participating in Balikatan 2015 in the Philippines.
    • News
    • 1 week ago
    Entertainment

    'X-Files' creator riffs on the U.S. military

    'X-Files' creator riffs on the U.S. militaryX-Files creator Chris Carter talks to Military Times about how his show portrayed U.S. service members.
    • Entertainment
    • 1 week ago
    Health Care

    Study: Troops don't get enough sleep

    Study: Troops don't get enough sleepFeeling tired? A new study says service members aren't getting adequate sleep each night.
    • Health Care
    • 1 week, 1 day ago
    News

    'GunnyTime' features R. Lee Ermey blowing stuff up

    'GunnyTime' features R. Lee Ermey blowing stuff upYou know him best as the tough-talking Gunnery Sgt. Hartman from "Full Metal Jacket." But actor and Marine veteran R. Lee Ermey is a lot more than his foul-mouthed drill instructor persona.
    • News
    • 1 week, 1 day ago
    Entertainment

    Tops in Blue's MWR funding increases 13%

    Tops in Blue's MWR funding increases 13%The Air Force's traveling Tops in Blue music troupe is depending more this year on funds raised by morale, welfare and recreation activities -- as corporate sponsorships remain uncertain and congressionally appropriated funding is unchanged from 2014.
    • Entertainment
    • 1 week, 1 day ago
    Entertainment

    'Full Metal Jacket' claims Military Movie Madness crown

    'Full Metal Jacket' claims Military Movie Madness crownStanley Kubrick's Marine Corps classic takes out "Patton" to win the championship, as chosen by our readers.
    • Entertainment
    • 1 week, 2 days ago
    News

    Colorized photographs give life to these WWI, WWII U.S. troops

    Colorized photographs give life to these WWI, WWII U.S. troopsIn a few weeks, Europe will mark the 70th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day, much like Marines have been paying homage to the Battle of Okinawa since April 1. But the memories are not all that remain.
    • News
    • 1 week, 2 days ago
    Entertainment

    Final vote for best movie: Patton vs. Full Metal Jacket

    Final vote for best movie: Patton vs. Full Metal JacketThere can be only one: 'Patton' vs. 'Full Metal Jacket' in our Military Movie Madness final.
    • Entertainment
    • 1 week, 4 days ago
    Crime

    When discipline becomes child abuse

    When discipline becomes child abuseIf a parent or guardian uses too much force, they can face assault charges.
    • Crime
    • 1 week, 5 days ago
    News

    World War I graffiti left by troops in France

    World War I graffiti left by troops in FranceThe name of HA Deanate, 148th Aero Squadron, USA. 150 Vermilyea Ave, New York City, is engraved on the wall of a former chalk quarry in Naours, France.
    • News
    • 1 week, 5 days ago
    On Base

    Case lot sales to start soon

    Case lot sales to start soonMost sales are scheduled for May, but some start as early as mid-April and go into early June.
    • On Base
    • 1 week, 6 days ago
    Health Care

    Separating from active duty, seeking options

    Separating from active duty, seeking optionsA soldier leaving active duty could retain Tricare coverage by joining the Selected Reserve.
    • Health Care
    • 2 weeks ago
    Outdoors

    2015 Rifle Roundup: New products for hunters & more

    2015 Rifle Roundup: New products for hunters & moreHere's a look at some of the new, interesting rifles available for hunters and sport shooters.
    • Outdoors
    • 2 weeks ago
    Entertainment

    Which is better? Saving Pvt. Ryan or Full Metal Jacket

    Which is better? Saving Pvt. Ryan or Full Metal Jacket"Patton." "Full Metal Jacket." "Saving Private Ryan." "The Last Day." Only one can be the Movie Madness champion.
    • Entertainment
    • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
    Pentagon

    #ForceoftheFuture targets younger audiences

    #ForceoftheFuture targets younger audiencesCarter said during his visit to Fort Drum, New York, the United States has "the finest fighting force the world has ever known, and that's you. But I must think ahead by one or two generations to make sure our country has what you represent: the best of the...
    • Pentagon
    • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
    Entertainment

    So long 'Terminal Lance.' Hello 'Terminal Airman'

    So long 'Terminal Lance.' Hello 'Terminal Airman'The creator of the wildly popular "Terminal Lance" web comic has decided to "jump branches" and portray life in the Air Force instead of the Marine Corps.
    • Entertainment
    • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
    Entertainment

    Military Movie Madness: Round of 8 update

    Military Movie Madness: Round of 8 update"Black Hawk Down," "Platoon" near elimination as the quest for the best military movie ever nears an end.
    • Entertainment
    • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
    Entertainment

    Animated short seeks to capture complexity of war

    Animated short seeks to capture complexity of warAnimated short 'Confusion Through Sand' seeks to capture complexity of war
    • Entertainment
    • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
    PT365