After complaints from service members and lawmakers, military services now consider cornrows, braids, and twists as acceptable hairstyles.
The former captive of the Taliban, who was released nearly a month ago into U.S. custody, was moved Sunday to an outpatient treatment facility in Texas.
On Monday, Americans gathered in every state to honor fallen military service members.
The announcement by the Thai army came before dawn Tuesday in a surprise move as the country’s political crisis continues.
Armored personnel carriers and special forces swarm near the city of Slovyansk.
Fort Hood gunman Ivan Lopez may have had post-traumatic stress disorder. Does it matter if he did?
A tribute he never wanted to do again.
“I would have never imagined that he could do something like this,” an immediate family member told BuzzFeed.
Spc. Ivan Lopez, 34, soldier being treated for depression, died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, officials said. Sixteen people were injured. All the wounded and killed were members of U.S. military.
One hundred and fifteen pigs have been killed in three years but the Ministry of Defence claims the research has saved human lives.
While the Defense Department is again reeling from accusations of sexual assault by service members assigned to prevent such crimes, the Pentagon is still on the fence over changing how it screens individuals for those jobs.
When I was a kid my parents moved a lot, but I always found them.
Angry comments and death threats flooded the Wisconsin National Guard’s Facebook page after two “inappropriate” photographs were found on a soldier’s Instagram. Other veterans aren’t perturbed by the pictures.
Based on historical facts… most of it.
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This powerful photo of a wounded soldier sent to his wife from Afghanistan is going viral after she shared it on Facebook.
Guaranteed to make you smile!
ABC’s “What Would You Do” captured the powerful moment when a soldier defends a Middle-Eastern man from a ranting Islamaphobe.
There is no better feeling.
Army’s Deputy of Cybersecurity told BuzzFeed a security failure can allow unauthorized access to computer files. Instead of fixing it, they are telling soldiers to be more careful.
“No one goes into the military imagining that they’re going to be be able to transition. Nevertheless, each one of those people makes a choice every single day to endure pain and suffering.”
The only thing harder than deployment is finding the perfect gift to give before they leave.
Grab the tissues, this one’s a doozy.
UPDATE: Presidential Spokesman Gehad El-Haddad has tweeted that Egypt is in the midst of a “full military coup.” Mohammed Morsi says he remains committed to the idea of “roadmap” to reconciliation and a coalition government in Egypt, but he’s not going anywhere.
A gay soldier wrote in his memoir that Prince Harry saved him when fellow soldiers threatened him in 2008.
Shaggy was more than just a Mr. Lover, he was a Marine.You’ll be surprised who has spent time serving our country.
Full disclosure, I cried while putting this post together.
They’ll now be formally allowed in combat roles, but they’ve been on patrol, earning honors, and risking their lives for years.
“Don’t ask, don’t tell” is gone, but don’t tell the Association of Bragg Officers’ Spouses. The Pentagon is backing the Army’s decision, but the Marines are taking a more inclusive path.