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Army Sgt. Ashley Randall never knew her grandfather, never knew of his heroism in Korea, until President Obama told her that she was next of kin to a Medal of Honor recipient.
President Barack Obama told Russian President Vladimir Putin that Crimea's vote "would never be recognized" by the United States, as he and other top U.S. officials warned Moscow against making further military moves toward southern and eastern Ukraine.
U.S. Army officials say defense spending cuts killed the Ground Combat Vehicle, but this latest modernization setback fits right into the service's growing portfolio of failed attempts to replace its Cold War vehicles and helicopters, defense experts said.
The Air Force has temporarily stopped processing applications for early retirement and voluntary separation to re-assess the costs and gauge the impact of the force shaping program on crucial job categories.