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Some urinalyses may be illegal searches

Some urinalyses may be illegal searchesCommanders need probable cause to order a service member suspected of abusing drugs to submit to a urinalysis, but not for an inspection such as a sweep urinalysis.
  • Crime
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Entertainment

Watch: Michelle Obama, U.S. Marine Band on Letterman

Watch: Michelle Obama, U.S. Marine Band on LettermanThe United States Marine Band brought the "Late Show" studio audience and host David Letterman to their feet Friday as "The President's Own" gave a musical tribute to the comedian, who is retiring soon from the late night talk show.
  • Entertainment
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Benefits

Don't fall for latest scams

Don't fall for latest scamsNever give personal information to any unsolicted caller or emailer.
  • Benefits
  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Life

#MilMonth prize is 2 Apple Watches — enter now

#MilMonth prize is 2 Apple Watches — enter nowIn honor of National Military Appreciation Month, we're kicking off our second military community Instagram contest.
  • Life
  • 4 days, 7 hours ago
Life

Military Times #MilMonth Photo Contest Official Rules

Military Times #MilMonth Photo Contest Official RulesOpen to U.S. active-duty and reserve personnel, veterans and military retirees, and dependents ages 13 or older.
  • Life
  • 4 days, 7 hours ago
Life

Former soldiers try to spur manufacturing in Afghanistan

Former soldiers try to spur manufacturing in AfghanistanMatt Griffin and Andy Sewrey felt triumphant as they drove through Kabul on the back of a pickup truck. The brothers-in-law sat on 2,000 pairs of designer sandals they had just commissioned from an Afghan factory to launch their own business.
  • Life
  • 5 days, 4 hours ago
Diet-fitness

Hoping to buy powdered alcohol? You'll have to wait

Hoping to buy powdered alcohol? You'll have to waitPalcohol, or powdered alcohol, has federal approval but faces an uphill battle in several states.
  • Diet-fitness
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Health Care

Untangling Part B late-enrollment penalty

Untangling Part B late-enrollment penaltyDetermining whether you'll be penalized for not immediately enrolling in Medicare Part B is complicated.
  • Health Care
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Life

Mission: Family | Parenting hints from families of achieving kids

Mission: Family | Parenting hints from families of achieving kidsThe parents of this year's Operation Homefront's Military Child of the Year award recipients talk about their families' philosophies.
  • Life
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Health Care

PTSD's link to sexual problems

PTSD's link to sexual problemsSexual dysfunction can be caused by physical and mental problems, and the drugs used to treat them.
  • Health Care
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Veterans

Five questions: Colby Buzzell, Iraq War vet and author

Five questions: Colby Buzzell, Iraq War vet and authorHis latest collection of essays — "Thank You for Being Expendable," — moves past the war to the struggles of a veteran trying to adjust to civilian life.
  • Veterans
  • 2 weeks ago
News

Hard-luck vets find therapy partners in rescue dogs

Hard-luck vets find therapy partners in rescue dogsChicago nonprofit pairs homeless vets with abused, neglected animals
  • News
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Life

Air Force dad surprises kids after returning from Afghanistan

Air Force dad surprises kids after returning from AfghanistanAn 11-year-old in Cibolo got a surprise she'll remember for the rest of her life at a school assembly Thursday.
  • Life
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Life

WWI dog tag returned to soldier's family

WWI dog tag returned to soldier's familyAlmost a century after a World War I soldier abandoned his dog tag following his return home to Texas, it was discovered nearly a foot underground by an amateur treasure hunter with a metal detector.
  • Life
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Entertainment

Artists' perspective: Bringing military photos to life with a touch of color

Artists' perspective: Bringing military photos to life with a touch of colorMore than 400,000 U.S. troops died during WWII, and more than 115,000 in WWI. If nothing else, the striking images colorized by Reynolds and fellow hobbyists and artists such as Doug Banks, Royston Leonard, Lori Lang and Benjamin Thomas bring the humanity — underscored...
  • Entertainment
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Veterans

The last aces: Project races time to save their stories

The last aces: Project races time to save their storiesA new book, "Wings of Valor: Honoring America's Fighter Aces," hopes to capture their legacy before it's too late.
  • Veterans
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
News

Air Force Reserve, two star honored at Nationals game

Air Force Reserve, two star honored at Nationals gameAir Force Reserve, two star honored at Nationals game
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Life

Awards celebrate 'all of our military children'

Awards celebrate 'all of our military children'The six winners of Operation Homefront's Military Child of the Year awards are "perfect examples of the stellar quality of military kids," Army Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs, said at an awards gala Thursday.
  • Life
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Life

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
  • 2 weeks, 4 days 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
  • 2 weeks, 5 days 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 weeks, 6 days 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 weeks, 6 days 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 weeks 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
  • 3 weeks, 1 day 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
  • 3 weeks, 1 day 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
  • 3 weeks, 2 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
  • 3 months ago
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