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Army accidents continue downward trend

Tue, 02/04/2014 - 12:00am
Following the Army's safest year on record, accidental fatalities fell once again during the first quarter of fiscal 2014, according to data recently released by the U.S. Army Combat Readiness/Safety Center.

U.S. Army Africa training helps African nations secure their own borders

Mon, 02/03/2014 - 12:00am
In support of its mission to enable full spectrum operations while conducting sustained security engagements with African land forces, the training U.S. Army Africa is providing to different African nations is helping them secure their own borders as well as their own regions.

NFL Pro Bowl stars share time with wounded warriors, community

Mon, 02/03/2014 - 12:00am
The NFL stars came to Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, Jan. 22, 2014, to spend some quality time with Soldiers.

Corps of Engineers considers Afghanistan construction projects some of best

Mon, 02/03/2014 - 12:00am
In the remote district of Shorabak, situated in Helmand Province, is a newly built Afghan National Army installation, which the Transatlantic Division commander believes is some of the best construction he's seen in Afghanistan.

McHugh: Signals indicate culture changing on sexual assault, leaders must embrace trust

Mon, 02/03/2014 - 12:00am
Soldiers who are victims of sexual assault are showing more willingness to report crimes against them, a sign that there is growing confidence in the Army's commitment to investigating such crimes and providing support to victims, according to Army leaders.

NASA remembers its own at Arlington National Cemetery

Mon, 02/03/2014 - 12:00am
Fallen astronauts, shuttle commanders and crews were memorialized at multiple sites inside Arlington National Cemetery, Jan. 31, 2014, during NASA's day of remembrance.

Free falling: Natick helps military paratroopers

Mon, 02/03/2014 - 12:00am
Product Manager Soldier Clothing and Individual Equipment, working with the Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center, is tackling the capability gaps in oxygen supply, navigation and extreme temperatures associated with high-altitude parachutist missions.

Army unveils 'Gold Star' PSA honoring survivors of fallen

Mon, 02/03/2014 - 12:00am
The Army announced Jan. 29, 2014, that it will release three public service announcements over the next year to increase awareness of DOD-issued gold star and next-of-kin lapel pins.

Number of suicides in Army drops in 2013

Mon, 02/03/2014 - 12:00am
The number of suicides in the Army dropped last year, compared to 2012, according to the Army deputy chief of staff, G-1.

Natick researchers developing technology to prevent heat injury in working dogs

Fri, 01/31/2014 - 12:00am
Through partnerships with the military working dogs community, local police K-9 units, and Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Lincoln Laboratory, the U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine will be developing products and strategies to reduce heat injuries and sustain performance in working dogs for military and law enforcement.

German Silver Cross of Honor presented to Army civilian

Fri, 01/31/2014 - 12:00am
A retired Army major who now oversees the service's personnel exchange program and sends Soldiers to schools of other nations became the first American civilian at the Pentagon to be presented the German Silver Cross of Honor of the Bundeswehr.

Army confirms Rapid Equipping Force as 'enduring'

Fri, 01/31/2014 - 12:00am
The Army has affirmed the continued existence of its Rapid Equipping Force, thus maintaining the service's ability to quickly address Soldier non-standard equipment needs.

Banded together: Father, son achieve U.S. Army Band rarity

Thu, 01/30/2014 - 12:00am
A father-son duo, with The U.S. Army Band "Pershing's Own," will be making modern-day history by being the first father-son team in the band since World War II.

Civil Affairs looking for highly qualified Soldiers

Thu, 01/30/2014 - 12:00am
Above the zone but below the radar, a little known military occupation specialty, Civil Affairs, is looking to recruit motivated Soldiers, enlisted as well as officers.

Army piloting teen resilience program to strengthen Army families

Thu, 01/30/2014 - 12:00am
In an effort to further strengthen the Army family, the Army is extending resilience training to teenagers.

BAMC teams with regional medical centers to save man's life

Thu, 01/30/2014 - 12:00am
A specialized medical team from Brooke Army Medical Center at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas, teamed up with area hospitals recently in an overnight race to to save a man's life.

AMC commander: Natick 'critical' to Army, nation

Thu, 01/30/2014 - 12:00am
The commanding general of the U.S. Army Materiel Command visited Natick Soldier Systems Center, Mass., to learn more about what is done on the installation to support America's warfighters.

Military Police take to sky with unit's Ravens

Thu, 01/30/2014 - 12:00am
Soldiers at Fort Hood, Texas, who will operate the RQ-11 Raven unmanned aircraft system, learn about the system during a two-week Raven certification course.

Army partnership supports science, technology, engineering, mathematics education

Thu, 01/30/2014 - 12:00am
Deputy Commanding General and Deputy Chief of Engineers Maj. Gen. Todd Semonite, was among Army representatives helping support the U.S. Army All-American Bowl VEX Robotics Competition, where hundreds of students competed in San Antonio, in January of this year.

Rock Island Arsenal-JMTC unveils new National Guard ambulance

Thu, 01/30/2014 - 12:00am
The Rock Island Arsenal Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center in Illinois, rolled out the newest Humvee ambulance, Tuesday.