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Colonel Resigns, 9 Fired in Nuke Cheating Scandal

Military.com Top News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 11:00pm
The Air Force fired nine mid-grade officers at a nuclear missile base in Wyoming and disciplined 79 junior grade officers following an investigation into a cheating scandal on monthly proficiency tests. The commander of the 341st Missile Wing, Col. Robert Stanley, also resigned.

Navy's Most Advanced Command and Control Aircraft Joins the Fleet

US Navy News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 2:03pm
The E—2D Advanced Hawkeye officially became ready for tasking with Airborne Early Warning Squadron 125 (VAW—125) during a ceremony at Naval Station Norfolk Chambers Field, March 27.

US 7th Fleet Adds Second P—8 Poseidon to MH370 Search

US Navy News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 8:19am
In an effort to pinpoint the exact location Malaysian Air MH370 landed in the Indian Ocean, U.S. 7th Fleet is sending a second P—8 Poseidon Patrol aircraft to Perth, Australia to aid in the search efforts.

ICEX 2014: Navigating the World's Last Frontier

US Navy News - Thu, 03/27/2014 - 8:11am
The Navy's top admiral spent time last weekend at the Navy's Arctic Ice Camp and embarked aboard the USS New Mexico (SSN 779) as it participated in Ice Exercise 2014 (ICEX) with USS Hampton (SSN 767) beneath the Arctic Ocean.

Carson sworn in as 31st Under Secretary of U.S. Army

US Army - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:00pm
Secretary of the Army John McHugh swore in Brad R. Carson as the 31st Under Secretary of the Army and Chief Management Officer of the Army, during an informal ceremony amongst family, friends and colleagues at the Pentagon.

Army medic honored as 'angel of battlefield'

US Army - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:00pm
Sgt. Kristopher Ritterhouse was honored for rushing to aid Soldiers during a battle in Afghanistan, despite having just suffered a traumatic brain injury.

CSA: Army watching Eastern Europe closely

US Army - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:00pm
The Army and NATO are watching "very carefully" the troop deployments and the exercises they're doing in Russia, Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno told members of Congress during a House Appropriations Committee, Defense subcommittee budget hearing, March 27, 2014.

US to Commit More Forces to NATO Efforts

Military.com Top News - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 11:00pm
The United States plans to join with other NATO nations in increasing ground and naval forces in Eastern Europe as part of the military alliance's response to Russia's incursion in Ukraine.

Exercise Noble Dina Commences

US Navy News - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 9:57pm
The U.S Navy began the active portion of the regularly—scheduled multinational exercise Noble Dina, along with Greece and Israel in the Mediterranean Sea, March 26.