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Air Force wants 1,688 first-term airmen to retrain -- especially as maintainers

The Air Force wants 1,688 airmen in their first enlistment to retrain into 74 high-demand career fie…

Kerry: 'Clarity' achieved with Russia on Syria truce steps

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says he and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov "have achieved…

Gary Johnson won't be invited to MSNBC's Trump-Clinton forum. Will he accept its other offer?

A spokesman for NBC said Friday that it intends to invite the Libertarian presidential hopeful to a…

F-16 chemical leak sends 6 airmen to hospital

The airmen were working on an F-16's emergency power unit.

Air Force launches space surveillance satellites

Two Air Force space surveillance satellites were successfully launched on Friday.

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Gary Johnson won't be invited to Trump-Clinton forum. Will he accept a lesser offer?

A spokesman for NBC said Friday that it intends to invite the Libertarian presidential hopeful to a…

The Confederate flag is about to fade from the nation's veterans cemeteries

The controversial symbol is being blocked from positions of prominence, but it won’t be banned entir…

Air Force wants 1,688 first-term airmen to retrain -- especially as maintainers

The Air Force wants 1,688 airmen in their first enlistment to retrain into 74 high-demand career fie…

Veteran kills himself in VA hospital parking lot and lawmakers demand answers

A pair of New York lawmakers are demanding answers after a veteran committed suicide in the parking…

Fort Bliss complex to house immigrant children

The children will live at the shelter while U.S. officials identify adults who can care for them whi…

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Gary Johnson won't be invited to Trump-Clinton forum. Will he accept a lesser offer?

A spokesman for NBC said Friday that it intends to invite the Libertarian presidential hopeful to a…

The Confederate flag is about to fade from the nation's veterans cemeteries

The controversial symbol is being blocked from positions of prominence, but it won’t be banned entir…

Veteran kills himself in VA hospital parking lot and lawmakers demand answers

A pair of New York lawmakers are demanding answers after a veteran committed suicide in the parking…

Remnants of Battle of Midway to become part of world's largest marine protected area

The expanded monument includes the area where World War II's Battle of Midway played out.

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Gary Johnson won't be invited to Trump-Clinton forum. Will he accept a lesser offer?

A spokesman for NBC said Friday that it intends to invite the Libertarian presidential hopeful to a…

Veterans group pressured to let Gary Johnson join forum with Trump, Clinton

The Libertarian's supporters are lobbying one of the nation’s largest veterans advocacy groups to in…

Retired officers rally to support McCain in election battle

Amid a tough campaign fight, the group of 56 retired officers called him an invaluable leader on mil…

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Vet's Purple Heart lies cost government $752,000, U.S. says

The former National Guardsman lied about having been injured in Iraq in order to get disability and…

The Khans, Gold Star parents who criticized Trump, to get award

They will be honored at the Arab American Civil Rights League's Fight for Justice gala on Sept. 29.

Drones, not dirt: Making farm careers cool for vets

Federal officials have spent years developing new resources to put vets into those jobs, but now the…

Marine Vietnam vet seeks return of fallen comrades

Ed "Zimmo" Zimmerman Thursday returned from Vietnam for the third — and hopefully — last time.

WWII vet, 93, completes epic run across America

The run raised funds to return a WWII-era ship to Normandy for the 75th anniversary of D-Day.

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The Khans, Gold Star parents who criticized Trump, to get award

They will be honored at the Arab American Civil Rights League's Fight for Justice gala on Sept. 29.

Commissary savings compared to outside the gates: Will customers get answers?

Officials to start local price comparisons

Robert Irvine wants to transform how U.S. troops eat. He's starting at the Pentagon

The celebrity chef, Food Network star, and food and fitness expert has bold ideas about how the mode…

Military child singers wanted for D.C. metro area group

Military child singers wanted for D.C. metro area group

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Former Navy star Reynolds finds life in NFL to be 'humbling'

Keenan Reynolds' foray into the NFL has overwhelmingly altered his perspective of the game.

Remnants of Battle of Midway to become part of world's largest marine protected area

The expanded monument includes the area where World War II's Battle of Midway played out.

Chuck Yeager is tweeting at the speed of sound

The first pilot to go supersonic is now tweeting almost as fast. Over the past few days, retired Air…

Soldiers in UK's Scottish unit plan 340-mile U.S. canoe trip

They plan to arrive in Manhattan on Sept. 10, in time for ceremonies marking the 15th anniversary of…

Commissary savings compared to outside the gates: Will customers get answers?

Officials to start local price comparisons

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