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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.

Veterans attend school museum opening in Korea

Veterans from the California National Guard's 40th Infantry Division returned to the school they helped to build here for the opening of a museum that chronicles the 62-year relationship between the school and the division.

Ravens Coach Harbaugh visit troops in southern Afghanistan

Chief of Staff of the Army, Gen. Raymond T. Odierno, visited southern Afghanistan, yesterday and today, and met with deployed service members and received Regional Command (South) mission updates.

Soldiers see Russian history at Sochi Opening Ceremony

Team USA marched into Fisht Olympic Stadium to thunderous applause during an Opening Ceremony choreographed to highlight centuries of Russian folklore and history.

Unmanned drone crashes at White Sands National Monument

Holloman Air Force Base officials confirm that a QF-4 Drone crashed approximately four to five miles west of Runway 22 at White Sands National Monument shortly after 9:08 a.m. Friday.