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Veteran dies following Do Not Resuscitate error at VA hospital

Veteran dies following Do Not Resuscitate error at VA hospitalRoland Mayo, 65, a Vietnam veteran, died at a California VA hospital following a Do Not Resuscitate error.
  • Nation
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Nation

Transgender murder case ripples through world relations

Transgender murder case ripples through world relationsThe incident rippled up the military chain of command on Oct. 12.
  • Nation
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Health

Pentagon parking lot Ebola scare appears to be false alarm

Pentagon parking lot Ebola scare appears to be false alarmThe Ebola scare that caused authorities to cordon off a portion of a Pentagon parking lot Friday morning after a woman who recently traveled to Africa began vomiting appears to be a false alarm, according to the woman's boss and a Defense Department source.
  • Health
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Military

Pacific jungle yields WWII airman's remains

Pacific jungle yields WWII airman's remainsSeven decades elapsed. Then, in March, Diana Young Long got a call from the Army: Some of her father's remains had been recovered from the jungle wreckage and identified with DNA evidence.
  • Military
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Military

Biden's son discharged from Navy Reserve

Biden's son discharged from Navy ReserveHunter Biden, the son of the vice president, was discharged from the Navy Reserve this year after testing positive for cocaine, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday.
  • Military
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Warner Robins

Swartz, Paschal funerals to be held this week

Swartz, Paschal funerals to be held this weekFuneral services will be held Friday and Saturday for two of the three Robins Air Force airmen who died in Okinawa last week.
  • Warner Robins
  • 2 weeks ago
Dublin

Georgia Military College opening Dublin campus

Georgia Military College opening Dublin campusThe First National Bank Building in Dublin will be home to Georgia Military College's Dublin campus.
  • Dublin
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
News

WWII vet: 'Who the hell is Brad Pitt?'

WWII vet: 'Who the hell is Brad Pitt?'Smilanich isn't asking that question any more, after the WWII tank driver from Hibbing was flown to Hollywood last summer to consult on Brad Pitt's new movie "Fury."
  • News
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Military

Army focused on staffing Ga. cyber defense center

Army focused on staffing Ga. cyber defense centerMilitary officials say they're competing with private companies for workers to staff the Army Cyber Command, but are also looking to the private sector for workforce management guidance.
  • Military
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Military

Marine Corps prepares for gender test for co-ed units

Marine Corps prepares for gender test for co-ed unitsIn the coming month or so, Camp Lejeune, N.C., will be transformed into a laboratory as some 90 researchers and 650 Marine Corps volunteers and staffers embark on a first-of-its kind experiment to test the dynamics of co-ed units in combat.
  • Military
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Forsyth - Monroe

Monroe County Veteran gets Congressional Medal

Monroe County Veteran gets Congressional MedalA Central Georgia veteran was honored Saturday with one of the highest recognition's for service to our country.
  • Forsyth - Monroe
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Milledgeville

Georgia Military College's VP retires from active duty

Georgia Military College's VP retires from active dutyGeorgia Military College's Vice President has officially retired from active duty.
  • Milledgeville
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Health

U.S. Marines take Ebola fight to Africa

U.S. Marines take Ebola fight to AfricaA Marines contingent was en route to Liberia on Thursday as health officials continued to press their case that the best way to keep the deadly virus from sweeping across the U.S. is to stop the outbreak in West Africa.
  • Health
  • 3 weeks ago
Warner Robins

Commanders give update on airmen

Commanders give update on airmenMilitary leaders say with an investigation that's expected to last for weeks.
  • Warner Robins
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Robins Air Force Base

BREAKING: Third Robins AFB airman's body found in Japan

BREAKING: Third Robins AFB airman's body found in Japan3 Robins airmen were pulled into heavy surf Sunday after a typhoon in Japan. The bodies of all 3 airmen have been found.
  • Robins Air Force Base
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Military

Panetta questions Obama's Islamic State strategy

Panetta questions Obama's Islamic State strategyFormer defense secretary and CIA director Leon Panetta offers some criticism of President Obama in his new book -- and is offering some more criticism on his book tour.
  • Military
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Military

Chambliss: U.S. faces long fight with ISIS and terrorism

Chambliss: U.S. faces long fight with ISIS and terrorismSenator Saxby Chambliss says the U.S. faces a long fight with militant group and terrorism overall.
  • Military
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Military

American explains why he's fighting ISIL

American explains why he's fighting ISILLike many Americans, Jordan Matson is outraged by the brutality of the Islamic State. But unlike virtually every other American, he decided to take on the militants head-on.
  • Military
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Military

Military woman's startup turns Army surplus into style

Military woman's startup turns Army surplus into styleThree years ago, 1st Lt. Emily Núñez Cavness was the lone ROTC cadet at Middlebury College, in Vermont, headed for a career in the military.
  • Military
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Military

Panetta: '30-year war' and a leadership test for Obama

Panetta: '30-year war' and a leadership test for ObamaAmericans should be braced for a long battle against the brutal terrorist group Islamic State that will test U.S. resolve — and the leadership of the commander in chief, says Leon Panetta, who headed the CIA and then the Pentagon as Al Qaeda was weakened and Osama bin...
  • Military
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Military

New memorial honoring disabled veterans unveiled in DC

New memorial honoring disabled veterans unveiled in DCThe new memorial is called 'The American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial' and is the first of its kind to recognize all Veterans with both physical injuries and the "invisible" ones such as PTSD.
  • Military
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Military

Commandant says no to proposed Marine uniform changes

Commandant says no to proposed Marine uniform changesMarine officials said Commandant Gen. James Amos has decided not to change the color of enlisted rank insignia.
  • Military
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Military

Coast Guard gives WWII vet a Viking funeral at sea

Coast Guard gives WWII vet a Viking funeral at seaThe Coast Guard carries out dozens of burials at sea in a given year, but one World War II veteran got a unique farewell.
  • Military
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Military

U.S. has already spent nearly $1 billion fighting ISIS

U.S. has already spent nearly $1 billion fighting ISISThe first wave of U.S. military attacks against ISIS has cost nearly $1 billion, according to a military think tank.
  • Military
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Military

South Ga. Air Force base warns of training exercise

South Ga. Air Force base warns of training exerciseAir Force officials say training exercises at Fort Benning are expected to feature practice bombings executed by low-flying aircraft.
  • Military
  • 1 month ago
Military

Afghanistan, U.S. sign long-delayed security pact

Afghanistan, U.S. sign long-delayed security pactThe United States and Afghanistan on Tuesday signed a long-delayed security agreement that will allow about 9,800 American troops to remain in the country past this year.
  • Military
  • 1 month ago
Features

New Air Force pilot takes WWII grandpa flying

New Air Force pilot takes WWII grandpa flyingAs far back as Nick can remember he's been hearing about his Grandpa Bob Jorgenson's 35 missions as a WWII fighter pilot.
  • Features
  • 1 month ago