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File photo of an Army officer holding the medal of honor. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Army Sergeant to Receive Medal of Honor

The White House says President Barack Obama will award the Medal of Honor to a former Army sergeant for courageous actions in Afghanistan.

04/15/2014

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Congressional Black Caucus Joins Fight Against Army’s New ‘Racially Biased’ Hair Regulations

Women from the Congressional Black Caucus have joined the fight again the U.S. Army’s new grooming standards.

04/15/2014

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Army Faces Backlash From Women Who Say New Hair Regulations are ‘Racially Biased’

New U.S. Army grooming standards that went into effect earlier this week are being criticized by people who are calling them “racially biased.”

04/03/2014

U.S. Army General Jeffrey Sinclair, then Col. Sinclair, in 2009. (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Potential Pentagon Influence Leads To Second Chance At Plea In Army Sex Assault Case

Attorneys for an Army general charged with sexual assault will try renegotiate a plea deal with a new set of military officials.

03/11/2014

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Army Lawyer Accused of Sexual Assault

The Army is investigating sexual abuse allegations against an officer who trains military prosecutors who handle sexual and physical abuse cases, a defense official said Thursday.

03/06/2014

U.S. Army General Jeffrey Sinclair, then Col. Sinclair, in 2009. (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Army General to Admit Improper Relationships, Deny Sexual Assault

A U.S. Army general accused of sexual assault was set to plead guilty to three lesser charges Thursday in a move that his lawyer says will strengthen his position going into trial.

03/06/2014

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Report: Suicide Rate for Non-Deployed US Soldiers Tripled 2004-2009

There was a huge spike in suicide attempts among both deployed and non-deployed U.S. military members between 2004 and 2009, according to a new study by the National Institute of Mental Health.

03/04/2014

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Report: Few Army Women Want Combat Jobs

Preliminary results from a survey of the Army’s nearly 170,000 women show that only a small fraction of them would like to move into one of the newly opening combat jobs. Those who do want to make the move say they want a job that takes them right into the heart of battle.

02/25/2014

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Hagel Ordering Full Review Of Nuclear Force

With public trust and safety at stake, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel ordered immediate actions Thursday to define the depth of trouble inside the nation’s nuclear force, which has been rocked by disclosures about security lapses, poor discipline, weak morale and other problems that raise questions about nuclear security.

01/23/2014

BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 04: A helmet of the Texas Longhorns lies on the field as the team warms up prior to facing the Colorado Buffaloes at Folsom Field on October 4, 2008 in Boulder, Colorado. Texas defeated Colorado 38-14. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Texas And Army Coaching Searches On Different Levels With Same Goal, Restore Pride

Army will never be a dominant force in college football the way Texas can be, but both programs have a special place in college football’s history. Seeing them each reach their expectations is capable if the right coach is brought in.

12/18/2013

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