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    Trying to make Army-Navy fit in playoff selection schedule

    Trying to make Army-Navy fit in playoff selection scheduleHeading into next week's College Football Playoff meetings in North Texas, what to do about the Army-Navy game seems to be the most vexing issue facing those in charge of the postseason system.
    • Sports
    • 3 days, 23 hours ago
    Entertainment

    R. Lee Ermey takes fans' questions in live Twitter chat

    R. Lee Ermey takes fans' questions in live Twitter chatAsk a question, and he promises not to dress you down for it.
    • Entertainment
    • 4 days, 19 hours ago
    Veterans

    Five questions: Colby Buzzell, Iraq War vet and author

    Five questions: Colby Buzzell, Iraq War vet and authorHis latest collection of essays — "Thank You for Being Expendable," — moves past the war to the struggles of a veteran trying to adjust to civilian life.
    • Veterans
    • 5 days, 17 hours ago
    News

    Hard-luck vets find therapy partners in rescue dogs

    Hard-luck vets find therapy partners in rescue dogsChicago nonprofit pairs homeless vets with abused, neglected animals
    • News
    • 6 days, 13 hours ago
    Life

    WWI dog tag returned to soldier's family

    WWI dog tag returned to soldier's familyAlmost a century after a World War I soldier abandoned his dog tag following his return home to Texas, it was discovered nearly a foot underground by an amateur treasure hunter with a metal detector.
    • Life
    • 1 week ago
    Entertainment

    Artists' perspective: Bringing military photos to life with a touch of color

    Artists' perspective: Bringing military photos to life with a touch of colorMore than 400,000 U.S. troops died during WWII, and more than 115,000 in WWI. If nothing else, the striking images colorized by Reynolds and fellow hobbyists and artists such as Doug Banks, Royston Leonard, Lori Lang and Benjamin Thomas bring the humanity — underscored...
    • Entertainment
    • 1 week, 1 day ago
    Veterans

    The last aces: Project races time to save their stories

    The last aces: Project races time to save their storiesA new book, "Wings of Valor: Honoring America's Fighter Aces," hopes to capture their legacy before it's too late.
    • Veterans
    • 1 week, 1 day ago
    Life

    Awards celebrate 'all of our military children'

    Awards celebrate 'all of our military children'The six winners of Operation Homefront's Military Child of the Year awards are "perfect examples of the stellar quality of military kids," Army Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs, said at an awards gala Thursday.
    • Life
    • 1 week, 2 days ago
    Life

    2015 Operation Homefront Military Child of the Year awards

    2015 Operation Homefront Military Child of the Year awardsOperation Homefront has added a sixth category this year, for the National Guard Military Child of the Year.
    • Life
    • 1 week, 2 days ago
    News

    Obama to wounded warriors: 'We've got your back'

    Obama to wounded warriors: 'We've got your back'The nationwide, annual ride offers wounded service members and veterans the chance to salve physical, mental and emotional wounds.
    • News
    • 1 week, 3 days ago
    Diet-fitness

    GNC to test its store-brand herbal supplements

    GNC to test its store-brand herbal supplementsThe retailer announced that its Herbal Plus products will be DNA-tested to help ensure labels are accurate.
    • Diet-fitness
    • 1 week, 4 days ago
    Entertainment

    GI Film Festival's 9th year is biggest yet

    GI Film Festival's 9th year is biggest yetThe festival has booked more than 60 military-themed films to screen from May 18 to May 24 in the greater Washington area.
    • Entertainment
    • 1 week, 4 days ago
    Pentagon

    'DoD News' TV channel going off the air

    'DoD News' TV channel going off the airThe former Pentagon Channel will cease operating.
    • Pentagon
    • 1 week, 5 days ago
    News

    Military brides get free gowns at this boutique

    Military brides get free gowns at this boutiqueA Texas boutique gives away wedding gowns to military brides. The shop's owner says she's lost count of how many bridal gowns she has given away.
    • News
    • 1 week, 6 days ago
    Health Care

    Kevlar for the Mind: Keep your body tuned up, too

    Kevlar for the Mind: Keep your body tuned up, tooThe biggest culprits of anxiety related to system neglect are lack of sleep, excessive use of caffeine and lack of exercise
    • Health Care
    • 2 weeks ago
    Health Care

    Ins and outs of using Tricare overseas

    Ins and outs of using Tricare overseasThe Tricare Overseas Program Standard available in overseas locations works the same as stateside Tricare Standard.
    • Health Care
    • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
    Benefits

    Caregiving service to require fee

    Caregiving service to require feeThe Sittercity Military Program will no longer be free to military families after July 31.
    • Benefits
    • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
    News

    Limited liberty for troops in Philippines exercise

    Limited liberty for troops in Philippines exerciseBars and nightclubs will be off limits for about 6,000 Marines, sailors, soldiers and airmen participating in Balikatan 2015 in the Philippines.
    • News
    • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
    Entertainment

    'X-Files' creator riffs on the U.S. military

    'X-Files' creator riffs on the U.S. militaryX-Files creator Chris Carter talks to Military Times about how his show portrayed U.S. service members.
    • Entertainment
    • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
    Health Care

    Study: Troops don't get enough sleep

    Study: Troops don't get enough sleepFeeling tired? A new study says service members aren't getting adequate sleep each night.
    • Health Care
    • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
    News

    'GunnyTime' features R. Lee Ermey blowing stuff up

    'GunnyTime' features R. Lee Ermey blowing stuff upYou know him best as the tough-talking Gunnery Sgt. Hartman from "Full Metal Jacket." But actor and Marine veteran R. Lee Ermey is a lot more than his foul-mouthed drill instructor persona.
    • News
    • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
    Entertainment

    'Full Metal Jacket' claims Military Movie Madness crown

    'Full Metal Jacket' claims Military Movie Madness crownStanley Kubrick's Marine Corps classic takes out "Patton" to win the championship, as chosen by our readers.
    • Entertainment
    • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
    News

    Colorized photographs give life to these WWI, WWII U.S. troops

    Colorized photographs give life to these WWI, WWII U.S. troopsIn a few weeks, Europe will mark the 70th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day, much like Marines have been paying homage to the Battle of Okinawa since April 1. But the memories are not all that remain.
    • News
    • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
    News

    Marine Corps Museum will honor warriors-turned-athletes

    Marine Corps Museum will honor warriors-turned-athletesWhen finished, the National Museum of the Marine Corps also will celebrate those that took to the playing field.
    • News
    • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
    Entertainment

    Final vote for best movie: Patton vs. Full Metal Jacket

    Final vote for best movie: Patton vs. Full Metal JacketThere can be only one: 'Patton' vs. 'Full Metal Jacket' in our Military Movie Madness final.
    • Entertainment
    • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
    Crime

    When discipline becomes child abuse

    When discipline becomes child abuseIf a parent or guardian uses too much force, they can face assault charges.
    • Crime
    • 3 weeks ago
    Entertainment

    'Wounded': 12-part WWP series is on Netflix & YouTube

    'Wounded': 12-part WWP series is on Netflix & YouTube12-part documentary series showcases veterans struggles post-service
    • Entertainment
    • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
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