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Hill 180 battle exemplifies U.S. Army's Pacific legacy

Wed, 02/12/2014 - 12:00am
American and South Korean military officials remembered the Soldiers who fixed bayonets and charged up a mountain into withering enemy fire 63 years ago, during the Battle of Hill 180, at an anniversary ceremony on Osan Air Base, South Korea, Feb. 7, 2014.

Sexual assault prevention trainer makes it personal

Tue, 02/11/2014 - 12:00am
"If you could keep one person safe, who would it be?" asks the petite woman in front of a roomful of military police men and women. "Bring that person to your mind's eye and constantly reflect on that person throughout this training."

Army Under Secretary welcomes home division leadership, recognizes Fort Campbell as 'gem'

Tue, 02/11/2014 - 12:00am
Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal visited Fort Campbell, Ky., Feb. 7, 2014, to welcome back the command group of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), as they returned from Afghanistan, where the division headquarters has spent the last year commanding Regional Command-East.

German, American wounded warriors compete on adaptive sports court

Tue, 02/11/2014 - 12:00am
Soldiers of the Warrior Transition Battalion-Europe competed against their German Army counterparts in adaptive wheelchair basketball action, to amass points for their respective companies in a Company Commander's Cup Challenge, at the Wiesbaden Fitness Center, Germany, Feb. 6, 2013.

Small groups key element of better SHARP training

Tue, 02/11/2014 - 12:00am
Last month at the opening of the Army's SHARP conference, the service's chief of staff told attendees he's heard reports of "SHARP training fatigue" among junior Soldiers.

Odierno calls on NATO Land Component Command in Turkey

Tue, 02/11/2014 - 12:00am
Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno visited with NATO Land Component Command Headquarters personnel at Izmar, Turkey, Feb. 4, 2014, to discuss the future of the Army and its NATO relationship.

VA national cemeteries continue to lead country in satisfaction survey

Mon, 02/10/2014 - 12:00am
For the fifth consecutive time, the Department of Veterans Affairs National Cemetery Administration has bested the nation's top corporations and other federal agencies in a prestigious, independent survey of customer satisfaction.

AMC leader's visit to research lab gives insight into leap-ahead technologies

Mon, 02/10/2014 - 12:00am
Gen. Dennis L. Via, the U.S. Army Materiel Command commanding general, visited the U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Feb. 7, 2014, to gain a deeper understanding of the research that is being conducted at the lab in support of Soldiers today, and those who will don the nation's uniform well into the future.

Wounded Warriors set sights on Sochi gold

Mon, 02/10/2014 - 12:00am
Three wounded warriors who recovered at Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, are aiming to glide to gold in Sochi, Russia, next month.

Thousands using new ArmyFit site for self-improvements

Mon, 02/10/2014 - 12:00am
Since Comprehensive Soldier and Family Fitness launched its ArmyFit site two weeks ago, tens of thousands have logged on and are taking advantage of its features, designed to improve self-awareness in health and resilience.

225th Brigade Support Battalion supports 1-21st Infantry 'Gimlets' during Exercise Cobra Gold 14

Mon, 02/10/2014 - 12:00am
Soldiers of the 225th Brigade Support Battalion, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, are supporting the 1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, during Exercise Cobra Gold, throughout February, in the Kingdom of Thailand.

U.S., African Soldiers train together in Kaiserslautern

Mon, 02/10/2014 - 12:00am
Service members from around the world converged on the Kaiserslautern Military Community in Germany, to train international partners from Africa for Central Accord 14 Phase I, Feb. 3-7, 2014.

Army recognizes innovative environmental practices, partnerships

Mon, 02/10/2014 - 12:00am
One ammunition plant, three installations, and three environmental teams recognized for their outstanding environmental and sustainability program achievements with Secretary of the Army Environmental Awards for fiscal year 2013. The Secretary of the Army Environmental Awards represent the highest honor in the field of environmental science and sustainability conferred by the Army.

Old Hickory hydropower sparks interest of medical students

Mon, 02/10/2014 - 12:00am
Seventeen students from Nashville General Hospital School of Radiology at Murrey Medical College received a hands-on review of principles in electricity when they took an in-depth tour of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District's Old Hickory Lock and Dam.

Vice chief honors black engineers at 2014 BEYA conference

Sun, 02/09/2014 - 12:00am
Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. John F. Campbell served as the keynote speaker and presenter for two awards at this year's 9th Annual Stars and Stripes recognition dinner, Feb. 7, 2014, in Washington, D.C.

Soldiers see Russian history at Sochi Opening Ceremony

Sun, 02/09/2014 - 12:00am
Soldiers from the U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program and Army National Guard witnessed a dazzling exhibition of Russian history during the Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games, Feb. 7, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.

Lunar New Year volunteers deliver rice, friendship

Sun, 02/09/2014 - 12:00am
Soldiers of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan, South Korea, helped celebrate the Lunar New Year by volunteering to deliver rice, ramen and toiletries to the less fortunate in a nearby community, Jan. 28, 2014.

Force management officer works range of projects as MITRE fellow

Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:00am
Lt. Col. Luis Solano, the Army's first fellow with the non-profit MITRE Corporation, is working on an array of projects to enhance his perspective on analyzing programs, decision making, and finding solutions.

Odierno, Ravens Coach Harbaugh visit troops in southern Afghanistan

Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:00am
Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Raymond T. Odierno visited southern Afghanistan, Feb. 6-7, 2014, and met with deployed service members and received Regional Command (South) mission updates.

CID warns scam website similar to legitimate benefits website

Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:00am
The U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command wants to clarify a press release that was issued Feb. 6, 2014, to help avoid any possible confusion regarding a false website and the official U.S. Army benefits website for former and current service members.