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O'Neal set bar sky high for 'Young Lives, BIG Stories'

US Army - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 11:00pm
"Young Lives, BIG Stories" is the theme of the 2014 Month of the Military Child, which will be celebrated throughout April on U.S. Army installations.

U.S., Jordanian military leaders deepen National Guard partnership

US Army - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 11:00pm
Senior United States and Jordanian military leaders sought to deepen the already robust National Guard State Partnership Program pairing of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan with Colorado during senior level meetings and a dinner hosted by the Jordanian armed forces here Wednesday and Thursday.

White House next on Soldier-Paralympian's medal tour

US Army - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 11:00pm
Staff Sgt. Jen Lee of the U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program will accompany U.S. Olympic and Paralympic winter athletes on a visit to the White House today, in Washington, D.C.

US Fleet Cyber Command/US 10th Fleet Change of Command

US Navy News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 8:44pm
U.S. Fleet Cyber Command/U.S. 10th Fleet (FCC/C10F) conducted a change of command April 2 at the Frank B. Rowlett Building located at Fort George G. Meade, Md.

Navy to Commission Littoral Combat Ship Coronado

US Navy News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 3:47pm
The Navy will commission its newest littoral combat ship, the future USS Coronado (LCS 4), April 5, during a ceremony at Naval Air Station, North Island in Coronado, Calif.

Sailors' Opinions Sought in Sub Survey

US Navy News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 3:26pm
The Navy has opened a voluntary online survey to all female enlisted Sailors to understand the level of interest among women to serve aboard submarines.

Navy Yard Shooting Survivors to Throw Nationals' First Pitch

US Navy News - Wed, 04/02/2014 - 3:07pm
Staring her shooter dead in the eyes, Jen Bennett was overcome with a profound sense of calm. He blinked; she blinked, and her world exploded.

Female warrior-citizen platoon helped usher visibility, equality in 1974 Army Reserve

US Army - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 11:00pm
According to Retired Army Reserve Maj. John A. Perry, one such milestone in establishing gender equality within the Army Reserve was a groundbreaking initiative by the then 88th Army Reserve Command in 1974.

Modernization strategy Soldier-focused in lean years

US Army - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 11:00pm
Research, development and acquisition investments have declined 37 percent since the fiscal year 2012 budget planning cycle, the Army G-8 told Congress, April 2, 2014.

UPDATE: Shooting incident at Fort Hood

US Army - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 11:00pm
Officials at Fort Hood, Texas, reported that at approximately 4 p.m. (CDT), April 2, 2014, a Soldier assigned to the 13th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), fired shots at individuals in the 1st Medical Brigade area of Fort Hood, killing three Soldiers and injuring 16 others, before apparently killing himself.

Time to emulate volunteers who change Army lives

US Army - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 11:00pm
"Army Volunteers: Changing Lives and Communities" is the U.S. Army's theme for Volunteer Appreciation Week 2014, scheduled for April 6-12, 2014.

SHARP: No tolerance for sexual harassment, sexual assault

US Army - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 11:00pm
Sometimes people inadvertently do something that is not acceptable, and other times they purposefully harm others, but no matter what the case, the Sexual Harassment Assault Response and Prevention program aims to eliminate sexual harassment and assault from the Army.

Eighth Army strengthens small unit tactics training

US Army - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 11:00pm
The Eighth Army command sergeant major initiated a program to strengthen small unit tactics training for American Soldiers in South Korea.

Army Starts Testing New Jungle Boots for Pacific

Military.com Top News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 11:00pm
Soldiers may soon be shelving their desert boots and lacing up the Army's new, modernized jungle boots. Uniform officials announced they could begin testing several commercially available jungle boot designs this summer as part of an effort to prepare for the Army's pivot to the Pacific region.

Navy Chiefs on Guam Celebrate 121st CPO Birthday

US Navy News - Tue, 04/01/2014 - 12:50pm
Navy chiefs stationed on Guam were one of the first in the nation to celebrate the 121st birthday of chief petty officers (CPO).