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Bodybuilding champion serves as Pentagon chaplain assistant

Serving as the only chaplain assistant at the Pentagon Chaplain's Office -- responsible for facilitating religious support to 25,000 service members and civilians from all branches of the military -- you wouldn't think Staff Sgt.

'Armed with Science' pilot episode features defense breakthroughs

The Pentagon Channel's pilot episode of Armed with Science is airing at 9 a.m., 1 p.m., and 5 p.m. (ET), Monday, and will delve into Army Research Laboratory and Naval Research Laboratory science that shapes the future of defense.

'Risk' discussed following Army budget request

 At what point does the Army become a hollow and ineffective fighting force if the drawdown and budget cuts continue?

Eight Vietnam veterans to receive Medals of Honor

Eight Vietnam-era Soldiers will be awarded the Medal of Honor at a March 18 White House ceremony. The Medal of Honor is the nation's highest military award for gallantry and valorous actions.

'Old Guard' Soldiers don't let weather get in the way of duty

The brutal snowstorm that slammed into Washington, D.C. Monday shut down most government offices and many roads.  

Colin Powell: Open chain of command key to problem solving

"The chain of command has to be open so that people will bring problems up to the top," said a former Soldier who later became chairman of the joint chiefs of staff and secretary of state.

Medal of Honor recipient Ty Carter waging war on PTSD

Staff Sgt. Ty Carter has two words for Soldiers suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, "Get help." The Medal of Honor recipient brought this message to the U.S.

BBB: Warns of several military scams

Last week Better Business Bureau issued an alert about a fraudulent website targeting members of the military by mimicking the U.S. Army’s benefits website in an attempt to steal personal information.

Developing: Pentagon plans to reduce U.S. Army forces

The Pentagon is planning to "shrink" the number of soldiers in the United States Army.

Army coach leads Team USA to more Olympic medals

Team USA Olympic skeleton coach Vermont Army National Guard Sgt.

New BRAC round would save money, increase Army readiness

As the budget shrinks and as the active Army draws down to 490,000, elimination of excess infrastructure is needed, say leaders from Army Installations, Housing & Partnerships.

Service Salute: SPC Omar Moreno

This Service Salute recognizes United States Army Specialist Omar Moreno, who will be deploying soon.

Wounded Warriors set sights on Sochi gold

Three wounded warriors who recovered at Brooke Army Medical Center, are aiming to glide to gold in Sochi, Russia, next month.