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Two soldiers stand guard at the main gate of Fort Detrick in Frederick, Maryland.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Fort Detrick to Run Criminal Checks on Visitors

Fort Detrick says it will run criminal background checks on visitors under new security measures the U.S. military is implementing at all its bases.

12/09/2014

The U.S. military is scaling back its planned Ebola response deployments to Liberia from 4,000 troops to 3,000, the U.S. commander in Liberia said Wednesday. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Military Names 5 U.S. Bases for Ebola Mission Troops

The top U.S. military officer has designated five U.S. bases where American troops would be housed and isolated for 21 days upon returning from Africa after serving in the Ebola response mission, U.S. officials said Friday.

11/07/2014

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Ricin Scare at D.C. Military Base is False Alarm

A defense official says an investigation of a possible suspicious letter at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling in Washington, D.C., has turned out to be a false alarm.

04/23/2013

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