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Paralympic Games open in Sochi

Fri, 03/07/2014 - 12:00am
The Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games opened March 7, 2014, with a ceremony called "Breaking the Ice," and Staff Sgt. Jen Lee, backup goalie for the USA sled hockey team, was among athletes there.

Bodybuilding champion serves as Pentagon chaplain assistant

Thu, 03/06/2014 - 12:00am
Serving as the only chaplain assistant at the Pentagon Chaplain's Office -- responsible for facilitating religious support to 25,000 service members and civilians from all branches of the military -- you wouldn't think Staff Sgt. Denises Veitia would get bored easily. When it came to her physical fitness, though, she felt she needed a new challenge. So, she became a competitive bodybuilder.

Senior leader spouses gain program awareness, enhance camaraderie

Thu, 03/06/2014 - 12:00am
Dr. Jill Biden invited the spouses of National Guard senior leaders to the vice president's official residence Wednesday and encouraged them to spread the word about programs that support service members.

Baby your brain: Know the signs of TBI, get plenty of rest and keep an eye out for vision problems

Fri, 02/28/2014 - 12:00am
Baby your brain: Know the signs of TBI, get plenty of rest and keep an eye out for vision problems.

Panel addresses Anti-Access/Area Denial at AUSA

Fri, 02/28/2014 - 12:00am
Anti-Access/Area Denial, or A2AD, sounds like it could be a new football zone defense. But, in fact, A2AD was fleshed out by a five-member panel, including Maj. Gen. Lynn Collyar, U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command Commander, Feb. 27, 2014, at the AUSA Winter Symposium and Exposition, in Huntsville's Von Braun Center.

Joint IED defeat capability to endure, at smaller size

Tue, 02/25/2014 - 12:00am
The Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization is still relevant and is needed for future conflicts, but its size is expected to shrink significantly, according to its director.

Colin Powell: Open chain of command key to problem solving

Tue, 02/25/2014 - 12:00am
Retired Gen. Colin Powell held a book-signing event at the Pentagon, Feb. 25, 2014, and discussed leadership in the military, after the event.

Army celebrates accomplishments of African-American women

Tue, 02/25/2014 - 12:00am
Maj. Gen. Marcia M. Anderson, the Army's first female African-American two-star general, spoke at a Department of Defense Reserve Affairs Black History Month event at the Pentagon, Feb. 25, 2014.

Army Chief of Staff wraps up Pacific trip in Republic of Korea

Tue, 02/25/2014 - 12:00am
Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno recently returned from a visit to South Korea, Feb. 23-25, 2014.

Army researchers focus on partnerships

Tue, 02/25/2014 - 12:00am
Army researchers, scientists and engineers are collaborating and sharing to leverage limited resources and discover leap-ahead technologies.

Odierno thanks U.S. troops, praises South Korean allies

Tue, 02/25/2014 - 12:00am
The U.S. Army's top general made his second visit to South Korea, Feb. 23-25, 2014.

Olympic Closing Ceremony reflects Russian culture

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 12:00am
From famous novelists to the Bolshoi Ballet, athletes were immersed in the cultural heritage of Russia during the Closing Ceremony of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games.

Army introduces four new mountaineering, climbing kits

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 12:00am
Soldiers at the Army Mountain Warfare School here are slated to receive new equipment designed to improve their performance and give them "Spiderman-like" abilities. The equipment is part of the improved Army Mountaineering Kit.

African-American struggle for equality in Army during Vietnam still instructive

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 12:00am
During a Feb. 24, 2014, seminar at the Pentagon, Dr. Isaac Hampton II discussed race relations in the Army during the 1960s and early 1970s, primarily as it related to African-American officers.

Olympic Closing Ceremony shows reflections of Russia

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 12:00am
From famous novelists to the Bolshoi Ballet, athletes were immersed in the cultural heritage of Russia during the Closing Ceremony of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games.

Army's top NCO gets feedback from Soldiers, families at NTC

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 12:00am
Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III visited with leadership, Soldiers, families and community members of the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif., Feb. 19-20, 2014.

Shyu outlines strategy for modernization at AUSA

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 12:00am
To prepare the Army for tomorrow, the seeds must be planted today, Heidi Shyu, assistant secretary of the Army for acquisition, logistics and technology, told attendees of the Association of the United States Army's Winter Symposium and Exposition in Huntsville, Feb. 19, 2014.

Medal of Honor recipient Ty Carter waging war on PTSD

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 12:00am
NATICK, Mass. (Feb. 24, 2014) -- Staff Sgt. Ty Carter has two words for Soldiers suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, "Get help." The Medal of Honor recipient brought this message to the U.S. Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center Feb. 19.

Cone shares Army focus for Force 2025

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 12:00am
The commander of U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command mapped out the Army's path forward for attendees of the Association of the United States Army's 2014 Winter Symposium in Huntsville, Ala., as he spoke on Force 2025, Feb. 20, 2014.

Army Chief of Staff visits Camp Humphreys

Mon, 02/24/2014 - 12:00am
Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno visited the Camp Humphreys Military Community in South Korea, Feb. 24, 2014, where he got a first-hand look at many of the transformation initiatives and construction projects currently underway there.