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Odierno, Ravens Coach John 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.

'Vote for Fogt' campaign wins social media poll

Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:00am
While U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program Capt. Chris Fogt won in online polling, six-time Olympian Todd Lodwick of Steamboat Springs, Colo., will carry the Stars & Stripes into Fisht Olympic Stadium during tonight's Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.

Veterans attend school museum opening in Korea

Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:00am
Veterans from the California National Guard's 40th Infantry Division returned to the school they helped to build in Gapyeong, South Korea, for the opening of a museum, Feb. 7, 2014, that chronicles the 62-year relationship between the school and the division.

Division Soldiers battle harsh conditions during Mountain Winter Challenge

Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:00am
Amidst temperatures as low as 16 degrees below zero with wind chill, 27 three-man teams from across the 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), and Fort Drum, N.Y., competed Jan. 28-30, 2014, in this year's Mountain Winter Challenge.

CID warns of website scam targeting Soldiers

Fri, 02/07/2014 - 12:00am
The U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command is warning the Army community about a scam website, www.usmilitarybenifit.org, where criminals are potentially attempting to take advantage of Soldiers and their families. DO NOT LOG IN TO THE WEBSITE.

Instructor pilot earns Broken Wing Award

Thu, 02/06/2014 - 12:00am
As a flight crew flew a routine mission overseas, a loud bang was heard and the Black Hawk flown by one of Fort Rucker's own began to shake violently as it started to drop out of the sky, but an extraordinary Aviator's actions saved the lives of himself and three others, earning him an award that's rarity is matched only by his heroic actions.

Africa engagements stress importance of security assistance

Thu, 02/06/2014 - 12:00am
The U.S. Army Security Assistance Command conducted engagements with Uganda and Kenya military officers, State Department officials and Defense Department representatives from the respective countries' Offices of Security Cooperation last month.

SMA Chandler visits Joint Task Force Guantanamo

Thu, 02/06/2014 - 12:00am
Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III toured Joint Task Force Guantanamo and visited with the Soldiers assigned to U.S. Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Feb. 5, 2014.

New York National Guard launches citizens' emergency training program

Thu, 02/06/2014 - 12:00am
New York National Guard Soldiers and Airmen are on the front lines of New York's program to help citizens prepare for emergencies.

Army doctors use detective work, teamwork, technology to protect health of force

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:00am
Army doctors diagnose and successfully treat a host of potentially lethal diseases in Soldiers and family members on a routine basis, without much fanfare.

Campbell: Values, teamwork define Army, NHL

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:00am
One of the things the Army and the National Hockey League have in common is that both organizations are extremely selective about their membership, said the Army's vice chief of staff.

Keen Edge 2014 exercise tests U.S., Japanese air defense interoperability

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:00am
The 94th Army Air and Missile Defense Command focused on testing its interoperability with its Japanese counterparts and other U.S. forces by participating in exercise Keen Edge 2014, Jan. 25-31, 2014, at Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii.

Army adjusts retention control points for junior enlisted

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:00am
The Army has announced changes to retention control points for Soldiers in the ranks of corporal through sergeant. The changes took effect Feb. 1, 2014.

Soldiers weather storm, peers at historic U.S. Army Small Arms Championship

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:00am
The U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit hosted the 2014 U.S. Army Small Arms Championship, Jan. 26 - Feb. 1, 2014, at Fort Benning, Ga.

Instructor shares combat experience with students

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:00am
A combat veteran who earned the Purple Heart in Iraq is teaching a new generation of U.S. and South Korean non-commissioned officers in Korea.

SMA: Soldiers have duty to end sexual assault, prevent suicides in Army

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:00am
Soldiers have a duty to protect one another from sexual assault, help a battle buddy at risk for suicide, and create a safe and respectful environment for all members, said the sergeant major of the Army, Feb. 3, 2014, during a town hall at Fort Belvoir, Va.

NATO certified 'ready' at Grafenwoehr

Tue, 02/04/2014 - 12:00am
With twenty-six NATO nations, including the United States, reducing the size of their defense spending and capability, the commanding general of the Allied Land Command NATO said that's more reason to work together.

Army's newest CIO gets third star

Tue, 02/04/2014 - 12:00am
Lt. Gen. Robert S. Ferrell was promoted by Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno, and assumed duties as the Army's new Chief Information Officer/G-6, during a ceremony Jan. 24, 2014, at Fort McNair, in Washington, D.C.

New online GI Bill comparison tool now available

Tue, 02/04/2014 - 12:00am
The Department of Veterans Affairs launched an online GI Bill Comparison Tool, Feb. 4, 2014, to make it easier for veterans, service members and dependents to calculate their Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits and learn more about VA's approved colleges, universities and other education and training programs across the country.

Army aviators become 'Sea Warriors'

Tue, 02/04/2014 - 12:00am
The 25th Combat Aviation Brigade added a different twist to the primary joint training exercise Koa Kai 14-1 around the islands of Kauai and Ni''ihau, Hawaii, Jan. 22-31, 2014.