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Two men accused of illegally obtaining, selling Air Force technical data

Two men accused of illegally obtaining, selling Air Force...

Federal officers arrested two men Wednesday amid allegations that they illegally...

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Typical military things that might make you ‘cheugy’

Typical military things that might make you ‘cheugy’

Are you a military cheug? [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for...

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Appeals court overturns former Air Force lieutenant colonel’s conviction in racial slur case

Appeals court overturns former Air Force lieutenant colonel’s...

The retired Air Force lieutenant colonel was convicted of violating Virginia's abusive...

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The F-22 will go away, eventually. But not before the Air Force gets comfortable with its successor.

The F-22 will go away, eventually. But not before the Air...

“What we’re going to want to see is, when do we press from the NGAD being a developmental...

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The Spouse Angle Podcast — Up this week: How Cybercriminals Are Attacking Military Families

The Spouse Angle Podcast — Up this week: How Cybercriminals...

A Gold Star spouse discovered her late husband’s photo was being used in online...

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Transgender airmen, guardians guaranteed equal opportunity under new policy

Transgender airmen, guardians guaranteed equal opportunity...

“Diverse backgrounds, beliefs and experiences make us a stronger workforce,” said...

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Did this Navy couple hire Blue Angels to fly at their wedding?

Did this Navy couple hire Blue Angels to fly at their wedding?

What's $60,000 for a little mid-wedding Blue Angels air show? [[ This is a content...

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Selection rate drops for latest master sergeant promotions

Selection rate drops for latest master sergeant promotions

Just under 19 percent of those eligible to rise to the grade of E-7 made the cut....

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Tiny uptick in 2020 military sex assault reports, officials say

Tiny uptick in 2020 military sex assault reports, officials...

Officials familiar with the data said sexual assault reports went up by about 1...

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A-10 pilot honored for landing her Warthog without working landing gear, cockpit canopy

A-10 pilot honored for landing her Warthog without working...

Air Force Capt. Taylor Bye's courage and cool in a mid-flight crisis earned her...

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Joint Base Andrews reopens after bomb hoax; suspect in custody

Joint Base Andrews reopens after bomb hoax; suspect in...

One man is in custody after falsely telling security forces at Joint Base Andrews,...

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Unclear when Boeing will deliver new Air Force One planes, says Air Force general

Unclear when Boeing will deliver new Air Force One planes,...

The first new VC-25B was set to be delivered in 2024, but development has been delayed...

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Chris Pratt-led ‘Tomorrow War’ teases time-traveling conflict, 2051 alien invasion

Chris Pratt-led ‘Tomorrow War’ teases time-traveling conflict,...

“The Tomorrow War” is slated for a July 2 release. [[ This is a content summary...

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Eight more bases to compete for active-duty, Reserve KC-46A tankers

Eight more bases to compete for active-duty, Reserve KC-46A...

Eight Air Force bases are in the running to receive the next KC-46A Pegasus tanker...

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Introducing: Vandenberg Space Force Base and Space Launch Delta 30

Introducing: Vandenberg Space Force Base and Space Launch...

Vandenberg Air Force Base on Friday afternoon will become Vandenberg Space Force...

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Hundreds of airmen opt to leave Air Force amid sky-high retention

Hundreds of airmen opt to leave Air Force amid sky-high...

Hundreds of airmen have decided to leave amid record retention that prompted the...

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Quantico Marine major charged with assaulting an officer during Capitol breach

Quantico Marine major charged with assaulting an officer...

Maj. Christopher Warnagiris was the first active-duty service member to be charged...

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Some military bases limiting gas purchases, encouraging telework in wake of pipeline shutdown

Some military bases limiting gas purchases, encouraging...

Like their civilian counterparts, some gas stations on military bases are seeing...

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Decision on Minuteman missile to shape US nuclear policy for decades

Decision on Minuteman missile to shape US nuclear policy...

The head of U.S. Strategic Command says Minuteman is so old that Air Force technicians...

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What is the military doing about UFOs? The Pentagon’s internal watchdog wants to know

What is the military doing about UFOs? The Pentagon’s internal...

The IG evaluation comes as the deadline nears for a report to Congress about such...

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Review of Space Command basing decision sought by Senate Intel members

Review of Space Command basing decision sought by Senate...

Some lawmakers are still trying to convince the executive branch to reverse a preliminary...

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Alcohol made near Chernobyl’s exclusion zone seized by Ukrainian authorities

Alcohol made near Chernobyl’s exclusion zone seized by...

1,500 bottles of Atomik, an alcoholic spirit made by apples grown near the infamous...

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Air Force ROTC reinstates hundreds of cadets after backlash over cuts

Air Force ROTC reinstates hundreds of cadets after backlash...

The Air Force has reinstated more than 400 ROTC cadets after an outcry over the...

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US military trashes unwanted gear in Afghanistan, sells as scrap

US military trashes unwanted gear in Afghanistan, sells...

The destruction of equipment is symbolic of what's happened to the nation, some...

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The Spouse Angle Podcast — Up this week: ‘Afghanistan Is Like a Member of My Family’

The Spouse Angle Podcast — Up this week: ‘Afghanistan Is...

As U.S. troops prepare to leave Afghanistan, an Army spouse shares her perspective...

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New fueling system completed at Indiana’s Grissom Air Reserve Base

New fueling system completed at Indiana’s Grissom Air Reserve...

The $35 million fuel hydrant system recently went online, replacing the base’s former...

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7 military mom homecomings that’ll make you cry like a baby

7 military mom homecomings that’ll make you cry like a...

These military homecomings will melt even the coldest of hearts. [[ This is a content...

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Space Force’s first senior spouse works to build a ‘family-like culture’

Space Force’s first senior spouse works to build a ‘family-like...

Mollie Raymond encourages Space Force families to reach out to her directly on Facebook,...

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Air Force aborts test launch of unarmed Minuteman III nuclear missile

Air Force aborts test launch of unarmed Minuteman III nuclear...

The Air Force said Wednesday it called off a test launch of an unarmed Minuteman...

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The Air Force’s first Skyborg autonomous drone prototype made its first flight

The Air Force’s first Skyborg autonomous drone prototype...

A prototype by Kratos was first to fly, but Boeing and General Atomics will also...

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Joint Chiefs chairman urges greater racial diversity in the military

Joint Chiefs chairman urges greater racial diversity in...

Gen. Mark Milley told a Howard University ROTC commissioning ceremony that diversity...

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Dayton sues Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, DoD for water pollution

Dayton sues Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, DoD for water...

In March, the city gave notice that it intended to sue unless the air base agreed...

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Some military treatment facilities failed to limit ADHD prescription lengths, audit finds

Some military treatment facilities failed to limit ADHD...

At least 65 military treatment facilities ignored Defense Health Agency guidance...

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Female soldiers celebrate the Army’s new ponytail, braid policy

Female soldiers celebrate the Army’s new ponytail, braid...

It's the first day of a new hair era for the Army. Here's how it's going. [[ This...

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How bad is DoD’s domestic abuse problem? Unclear, thanks to data gaps, auditors say

How bad is DoD’s domestic abuse problem? Unclear, thanks...

DoD and the services have made progress in their response to domestic abuse, but...

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Air Force begins clearing B-1Bs to fly as safety inspections continue

Air Force begins clearing B-1Bs to fly as safety inspections...

The Air Force is beginning to return B-1B bombers to the air after grounding the...

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US sends more warplanes to Afghanistan to protect troop pullout

US sends more warplanes to Afghanistan to protect troop...

Gen. Mark Milley said F-18 attack planes have been added to a previously announced...

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Lt. Col. Allen West challenges reporter to drop and do 30 pushups

Lt. Col. Allen West challenges reporter to drop and do...

Nothing like breaking a sweat in a suit before giving a press conference. [[ This...

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‘Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker’ may have been terrible, but at least we have this X-wing

‘Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker’ may have been terrible,...

The X-wing is on display May 5. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website...

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Desert Storm group makes final funding push to begin construction

Desert Storm group makes final funding push to begin construction

Organizers hope to break ground this year at a location on the National Mall near...

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Air Force once again asks Congress to let it mothball oldest RQ-4 Global Hawk drones

Air Force once again asks Congress to let it mothball oldest...

The service wants to push funds from the Global Hawk program into a "penetrating...

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Guard chief wants free health care for all troops, activated or not

Guard chief wants free health care for all troops, activated...

Leaders worry that troops who suffer injuries before and after active-duty don't...

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Wisconsin National Guard soldier, friend charged in Capitol attack

Wisconsin National Guard soldier, friend charged in Capitol...

Both men admitted they entered the Capitol, an FBI affidavit said. [[ This is a...

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‘Have bombs, will travel’: How agile deployments are reshaping combat in the Middle East

‘Have bombs, will travel’: How agile deployments are reshaping...

Making combat operations across the force more agile would likely increase the pace...

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He went from NYC to Vietnam to deliver beer during a war — now his story is coming to the big screen

He went from NYC to Vietnam to deliver beer during a war...

Raise your glasses, because this is going to be a fun one. [[ This is a content...

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Supreme Court justice castigates Feres Doctrine over cadet’s rape lawsuit

Supreme Court justice castigates Feres Doctrine over cadet’s...

Justice Clarence Thomas argued it's time to rewrite the rules for troops filing...

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Why aren’t military generals being held accountable for preventable training deaths?

Why aren’t military generals being held accountable for...

Instead, lower ranks are often penalized in a shameful pass-the-blame game, this...

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Air Force flight in Mideast uses call sign ‘Pickle Rick’ in apparent nod to ‘Rick and Morty’

Air Force flight in Mideast uses call sign ‘Pickle Rick’...

An Air Force KC-19 crew is apparently fans of Rick and Morty. [[ This is a content...

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US, NATO forces begin final phase of Afghan pullout

US, NATO forces begin final phase of Afghan pullout

Saturday marks the official start of the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan after...

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Fighter wings try a fresh approach to combat maintenance

Fighter wings try a fresh approach to combat maintenance

Two Air Force fighter jet wings are the first to try a new approach to maintenance...

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Mobile nuclear reactors? Scathing report slams ‘disturbing’ military  program

Mobile nuclear reactors? Scathing report slams ‘disturbing’...

The Army's plan to bury nuclear reactors underground at forward operating bases...

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Army vet marching 1,800 miles to fight veteran suicide

Army vet marching 1,800 miles to fight veteran suicide

Former Army Capt. Greg Washington will begin his walk on Friday in Mississippi....

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Pentagon preparing for Taliban attacks during US withdrawal from Afghanistan

Pentagon preparing for Taliban attacks during US withdrawal...

The Taliban said it will consider the United States to be in violation of the agreement...

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US Army-led NATO military exercises launched in Albania

US Army-led NATO military exercises launched in Albania

Since April 26, U.S. troops have been deployed to hold training in five other military...

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‘Accelerate change or lose’: Applying Gen. Brown’s action orders to cyberspace education and training

‘Accelerate change or lose’: Applying Gen. Brown’s action...

The author proposes steps to correct a lack of adequate training for a large number...

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CV-22 Osprey destroys English hospital’s helipad during Air Force training

CV-22 Osprey destroys English hospital’s helipad during...

“Do not be concerned as training is conducted today,” the Air Force had advised...

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Arizona governor calls for US action on water contamination near military bases

Arizona governor calls for US action on water contamination...

Gov. Doug Ducey wrote Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin about contaminations found...

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Spike in Russian aircraft intercepts straining Air Force crews in Alaska, three-star says

Spike in Russian aircraft intercepts straining Air Force...

Intercepting record numbers of Russian aircraft off of North America’s west coast...

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Astronaut Michael Collins, Apollo 11 pilot, dies at 90

Astronaut Michael Collins, Apollo 11 pilot, dies at 90

Collins joined the Air Force after graduating from West Point in 1952. [[ This is...

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New WWII series from Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks has finally started production

New WWII series from Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks has...

The third WWII installment from Hanks and Spielberg is finally on the way. [[ This...

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Biden to nominate Frank Kendall as Air Force secretary

Biden to nominate Frank Kendall as Air Force secretary

Frank Kendall previously served as the Pentagon's top acquisition official during...

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Biden picks Shyu for DoD research and engineering chief

Biden picks Shyu for DoD research and engineering chief

President Joe Biden will nominate Heidi Shyu, the Army's former acquisition chief,...

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New Air Force teams to look at LGBTQ, indigenous inclusion issues

New Air Force teams to look at LGBTQ, indigenous inclusion...

The Air Force is adding two new groups to its slate of teams working to create equitable...

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US spy satellite launches into space from California’s Vandenberg Air Force Base

US spy satellite launches into space from California’s...

The NROL-82 satellite lifted off Monday from Vandenberg Air Force Base aboard a...

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Air Force faces $72 million bill for winter storm damage

Air Force faces $72 million bill for winter storm damage

Winter storms earlier this year caused more than $72 million in damages at Air Force...

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AC-130J Ghostrider flies close-air support at Exercise Balikatan, a first

AC-130J Ghostrider flies close-air support at Exercise...

The deployment of the Ghostrider, assigned to the 73rd Special Operations Squadron...

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Two-star general becomes Air Force’s first to face court-martial for sex assault

Two-star general becomes Air Force’s first to face court-martial...

Former Air Force Research Laboratory commander Maj. Gen. William Cooley will face...

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Top US general in Afghanistan says military begins closing down operations

Top US general in Afghanistan says military begins closing...

The U.S. military and NATO would be shipping some military equipment out of Afghanistan...

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AC-130J Ghostrider flies close-air support  at Exercise Balikatan, a first

AC-130J Ghostrider flies close-air support at Exercise...

The deployment of the Ghostrider, assigned to the 73rd Special Operations Squadron...

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The Spouse Angle Podcast — This week: Here’s What Could Be Changing About Military Kids’ Education

The Spouse Angle Podcast — This week: Here’s What Could...

A military kid shares her experiences moving from school to school, and a military...

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Service chiefs will weigh in on controversial plan to remove commanders’ control over sexual assault cases

Service chiefs will weigh in on controversial plan to remove...

The defense secretary is seeking feedback from service chiefs, the chairman of the...

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US airstrikes, surveillance in Afghanistan may continue from afar after drawdown

US airstrikes, surveillance in Afghanistan may continue...

Marine Gen. Frank McKenzie, the head of U.S. Central Command, is drawing up options...

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F-35 program office announces a ‘strategic pause’ on new logistics system

F-35 program office announces a ‘strategic pause’ on new...

The Defense Department underestimated the complexity of migrating to the new Operational...

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Air Force suicides plateaued above 100 deaths in 2020

Air Force suicides plateaued above 100 deaths in 2020

The Air Force avoided a spike in suicides among uniformed personnel in 2020, but...

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2021 F-150 Raptor takes inspiration from its aviation namesake

2021 F-150 Raptor takes inspiration from its aviation namesake

The 2021 F-150 Raptor features numerous nods to its aerial cousin. [[ This is a...

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Afghan military will collapse without some US help, says top general in the Middle East

Afghan military will collapse without some US help, says...

Gen. Frank McKenzie, head of U.S. Central Command, said that as the U.S. pulls out...

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Minnesota National Guard walks a fine line on Minneapolis streets

Minnesota National Guard walks a fine line on Minneapolis...

"They think we're foreign occupiers." [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my...

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Entire B-1B bomber fleet grounded over fuel pump filter housing problem

Entire B-1B bomber fleet grounded over fuel pump filter...

Air Force Global Strike Command indefinitely grounded the service’s 57 active B-1B...

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No one is safe from leg tucks, even in space

No one is safe from leg tucks, even in space

In space, no one can hear your muscles crying as you perform the ACFT. [[ This is...

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Six seconds of courage: Veteran’s film depicts heroics of 2 Marines in Ramadi

Six seconds of courage: Veteran’s film depicts heroics...

Gen. John Kelly gave a gripping speech about their story. Now a Marine veteran has...

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Colorado Guard JAG officer suing superiors over his participation in BLM protests

Colorado Guard JAG officer suing superiors over his participation...

Army Capt. Alan Kennedy, a part-time JAG in the Colorado National Guard, is suing...

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End commanders’ power to block military sex assault cases, Pentagon panel says

End commanders’ power to block military sex assault cases,...

The recommendation by an independent review commission goes against decades of vehement...

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Meet the Guard’s one-year pandemic vets

Meet the Guard’s one-year pandemic vets

Military Times spoke with two troops who have been on duty battling the COVID-19...

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Indo-Pacific commander Aquilino confirmed in Senate

Indo-Pacific commander Aquilino confirmed in Senate

The U.S. Senate confirmed a new chief for Indo-Pacific Command, Adm. John C. Aquilino,...

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US troops, dollars exiting Afghanistan could fight terror, top commander tells Congress

US troops, dollars exiting Afghanistan could fight terror,...

The top U.S. commander in the Mideast told lawmakers Tuesday some troops exiting...

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Court denies former Kirtland Air Force Base priest’s appeal in New Mexico abuse case

Court denies former Kirtland Air Force Base priest’s appeal...

Authur Perrault was convicted in April 2019 of six counts of aggravated sexual abuse...

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US military begins shipping equipment in Afghanistan pullout prep

US military begins shipping equipment in Afghanistan pullout...

There have been indications that the pullout could be completed well before Sept....

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STRATCOM boss clarifies comments on ‘zero’ extremism in his organization

STRATCOM boss clarifies comments on ‘zero’ extremism in...

Adm. Charles Richard said he hadn't found and extremists in his command. [[ This...

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Two-star to be court-martialed for sex assault, the Air Force’s first prosecution of a general

Two-star to be court-martialed for sex assault, the Air...

Former Air Force Research Laboratory commander Maj. Gen. William Cooley will face...

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Coming soon: An announcement on which Army and Navy units will move to the Space Force

Coming soon: An announcement on which Army and Navy units...

The services have reached an agreement and an announcement will follow imminently,...

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Arizona governor sending National Guard troops to southern border

Arizona governor sending National Guard troops to southern...

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey said Tuesday he is sending 250 National Guard troops to...

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Test Pilot School looks to the cosmos in new space program

Test Pilot School looks to the cosmos in new space program

Fifteen students graduated from the Air Force Test Pilot School's new, three-month...

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How airmen are assigned jobs gets a fresh look from new Air Force panel

How airmen are assigned jobs gets a fresh look from new...

A new Air Force panel will rethink how the service assigns troops to new jobs, Chief...

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Afghan withdrawal will make terrorism fight harder, says top US general in the Mideast

Afghan withdrawal will make terrorism fight harder, says...

U.S. officials have made it clear that military commanders did not recommend the...

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The military’s inspector general system must be reformed, former DoD IG says

The military’s inspector general system must be reformed,...

The inspector general system needs to be professionalized, Gordon Heddell told lawmakers....

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Veterans Breakfast Club uses TikTok to share war stories, foster community

Veterans Breakfast Club uses TikTok to share war stories,...

The Veterans Breakfast Club is thriving on TikTok. [[ This is a content summary...

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7 military dudes you see on dating apps

7 military dudes you see on dating apps

Fish, cars and guns, oh my! Military steretypes on dating apps are no joke. [[ This...

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Thunderbirds shake up aerial show for 2021 return

Thunderbirds shake up aerial show for 2021 return

This is the first time in four decades that the team of six F-16 Fighting Falcons...

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Shots fired at National Guardsmen patrolling in Minneapolis

Shots fired at National Guardsmen patrolling in Minneapolis

The Minnesota National Guard said the men were hurt when several shots came from...

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Rigorous Minuteman III testing part of Minot Air Force Base missile force

Rigorous Minuteman III testing part of Minot Air Force...

A Simulated Electronics Launch Missile (SELM) is a simulation of everything that...