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  1. Somebody bought a Soviet-made Scud missile launcher for $345,000
  2. Bowe Bergdahl gets regular Army duty desk job
  3. 89 year old British WWII veteran reported missing by nursing home found at D-Day celebrations in France
  4. New way to plug treat gunshot wounds inspired by kitchen sponge
  5. U.S. soldier flies to freedom after Afghan prisoner swap
  6. Researchers developing artificially intelligent swarming robots as drones
  7. Special Operations Forces may get "Iron Man" suit
  8. Pentagon document lays out battle plan against zombies
  9. USERRA discrimination question
  10. My unit returns from deployment
  11. Calling GI (plain) Janes
  12. Happy Veteran's Day!
  13. Seriously wounded Ranger who was thought to be unconscious defies injuries to salute his commander when given Purple Heart
  14. US considers pulling out of Afghanistan faster and leaving no troops
  15. History of insomnia doubles risk of PTSD and quadruples risk of depression in troops
  16. Commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War Battle of Gettysburg begins
  17. Iraq war Double amputee schools IRS contractor
  18. PTSD doubles soldiers' risk of heart disease
  19. Navy will use email instead of ALL-CAPS messaging system
  20. Deployment #3...lots of airplane p0rn inside (work safe)
  21. Former Navy SEAL Team 6 member comes out as transgender woman
  22. Busting phony Navy SEALS
  23. 90-year-old's woman finds her high school sweetheart's war diary in museum 70 years after he died
  24. On this Memorial Day
  25. Controversy over Obama forgetting to salute Marine and then going back and shaking his hand
  26. 17 nuclear launch officers removed from duty
  27. Air Force sexual assault prevention official charged withr groping a woman in a parking lot
  28. War's aftermath & vehicle crashes
  29. Sgt with prosthetic leg becomes first amputee to complete grueling Army air assault school
  30. No Purple Hearts for Fort Hood Victims, Pentagon Says
  31. TSA to expedite "wounded warrior" screening after controversy over treament of Marine who lost both his legs
  32. US pilot and the German pilot who spared his life in WWII reunite and become friends
  33. He Wanted To Be A Cop
  34. Navy Seal who shot bin Laden now has no job, pension, or healthcare and separated from his wife
  35. Soldier who lost 4 limbs gets double-arm transplant
  36. Wife of female Army officer invited to officers' spouses' club after controversy over her earlier rejection
  37. Ban on women serving in US military combat lifted
  38. Prince Harry acknkowledges killing as part of his military duties
  39. US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan will accelerate
  40. U.S. may remove all troops from Afghanistan after 2014
  41. CIA complains about inaccuracies in "Zero Dark Thirty"'s portrayal of the hunt for bin Laden
  42. West Point Academy cadet quits months before graduation in protest of religious practices
  43. Farewell: USS Enterprise Starred In History And Film
  44. Navy dolphins will be replaced by robots, relegated along with sea lions to port security and retrieving objects from the sea floor
  45. Scandal widens; US general's emails 'flirtatious'
  46. Happy Veteran's Day!
  47. 93-year-old WWII vet finally hears symphony he wrote in 1945 played by US Army Band
  48. Vets train service dogs to help them deal with PTSD
  49. Navy SEALs reprimanded for giving classified info to video game company
  50. The Enterprise, the world's first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier completes final voyage
  51. Despite the hurricane, guards for the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier stay at their posts
  52. Marines, Navy, soldiers, police, and firefighters prepare for zombie invasion
  53. 93-year old WWII veteran votes
  54. Double agent says CIA paid him to track Al-Awlaki down by helping him find a wife
  55. Boy's prosthetic leg breaks; Marine carries him the final half mile of triathlon
  56. Naval aviator returns to underwater site of plane he crashed in 1974
  57. Former Afghan police trainee tells CNN how he betrayed and killed US GIs training him and escaped
  58. Soldier asks Oregon court to resolve conflict between his probation rules and his Army duties
  59. Unclaimed by kin, two Trenton veterans laid to rest by family in uniform
  60. Even in dementia, Korean War medic cares for his men
  61. Prosecutors say 4 US soldiers plotted to overthrow government and assassinate President Obama
  62. Navy Seal will publish book with firsthand account of raid that killed bin Laden
  63. US military considering nasal spray to combat suicide
  64. Marine Corps creates new law enforcement battalions
  65. Hero indeed
  66. Cousin sends deployed soldier's dog to be euthanized.
  67. How NOT TO storm an Allied base.
  68. Memorial Day
  69. Marine returning home greeted by son who learned to walk while his dad was gone
  70. Army captain in Afghanistan dies while talking with his wife on Skype
  71. Ex-Marine regrets criticizing Obama on Facebook
  72. Pentagon establishes new espionage unit
  73. Iran claims it cracked codes to access data from captured U.S. spy drone
  74. U.S. Coast Guard sinks Japanese boat washed away by tsunami
  75. Rising numbers of veterans benefiting from post-9/11 GI Bill
  76. Retired combat dog will be adopted by the Marine who was wounded with him while trying to disarm an explosive
  77. US soldier accused of killing Afghan civilians was on his fourth combat tour against his wishes
  78. Pentagon demonstrates "pain ray"
  79. Supreme Court will review Stolen Valor Act under which those who claim to have military awards they don't have can be prosecuted
  80. Military to open more jobs close to front lines of combat to women
  81. US military beginning review of Syria options
  82. The Reason We Rule F-35 Testing
  83. Marine got 180 day jail sentence for "intentional self-injury" in suicide attempt
  84. Pentagon preparing budget cuts, reducing ships, planes, and troops but continuing to fund special forces and unmanned drones
  85. US Special Forces rescue American and Dane hostages after shootout with pirates in Somalia
  86. Veterans fill Iraqi restaurant to support owners after a 20-lb rock is thrown through the restaurant's window
  87. Iran welcomes rescue of Iranian sailors by US Navy ship
  88. Military dog advocates want dogs to be classified as "K-9 members of the armed forces" instead of "equipment"
  89. Obama launches reshaping, shrinking of US military
  90. Iraq War ends as last US troops leave
  91. Israeli Phosphorous Tank Rocket In Action
  92. Police use Predator drones to pinpoint suspects
  93. US military works to get troops home from Iraq faster
  94. Very Cool!
  95. Author claims his book is based on interviews with SEALS who have all denied talking to him
  96. Virtual reality recreations of traumatic situations used to help with post-traumatic stress disorder
  97. 9-year-old spells "s-e-r-g-e-a-n-t" at spelling bee and her Army Sgt dad appears to start 15-day leave from his duties in Iraq, where he has been since after Christmas 2010
  98. Senator recommends having Coast Guard blow up rat-infested pirate ship
  99. Republican Presidential debate audience members boo gay soldier serving in Iraq for asking question about gays in the military, wildly cheers Santorum's promise to bring back "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
  100. President Obama has beer with Marine before awarding him Medal of Honor
  101. US captain in army intelligence went on his own to Libya to help train rebels
  102. Pentagon raises force-protection level for military installations as 10th anniversary of 9-11 approaches
  103. Army's Old Guard photographing every one of 219,000 Arlington grave with iPhones
  104. Military moving away from oil and toward renewable energy
  105. Military researchers lose contact with fastest unmanned aircraft ever launched
  106. Obama proposes program to help military veterans find work
  107. Homelessness rising among veterans of wars in Iraq and Afghanistan
  108. Air Force suspends ethics briefing after complaints about religious content
  109. Defense Dept reserves right to respond to cyberattack with military force
  110. President Obama announces plans for troop withdrawal from Afghanistan
  111. Gates tells Marines they can't quit over the end of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
  112. Obama urged to end policy of not sending condolence letters to families of those in military service who kill themselves
  113. Counter-protesters, including KKK, confront Westboro Baptist Church protestors at Arlington Cemetery
  114. Six Seconds to Live
  115. Destroyer named after fallen NAVY SEAL Medal of Honor recipient
  116. Crashed Copter Sparks Concern About Secrets
  117. Combat Stress + Boredom = WIN
  118. Coast Guard pilots honored
  119. Military to start sending silk "ballistic boxers" to troops; considering protective underwear cups made of stainless steel or polyethylene
  120. Magazine designed for and by gay military members announced
  121. Viral post pits Charlie Sheen coverage against coverage of US soldiers
  122. Army official accused of telling military team to use "psychological operations" on US senators and congressmen to get more resources for the war in Afghanistan
  123. Vale SPR Jamie Larcombe - ADF
  124. Remembering the Brave
  125. US Army suicides rose to almost one per day last year
  126. Navy Crew faulted for dipped helicopters
  128. Mannequins that bleed, breathe, and blink assist with army medic training
  129. Marine Canine Keeping Handler's Memory Alive
  130. Government to seize 401(k) Pensions
  131. I'll be MIA for a month (literally)
  132. Vietnam War Photos
  133. Memorial Day
  134. The Job
  135. US Navy plans to allow women to serve on subs
  136. Gay Guardsman Still Drills With Unit
  137. Brain scans enable scientists to detect PTSD in veterans with 90% accuracy
  138. Company offers to stop putting Biblical verses on US military rifle sights
  139. US military facing supply bottleneck at Haiti airport
  140. RIP Pfc Scott L. Roth
  141. Remember
  142. Ian Fisher - American Soldier
  143. USMC DI wannabe
  144. Happy Birthday DevilDogs!!!
  145. Great song/video tribute to veteran's.
  146. Veterans eat free at McCormick and Schmick's
  147. military eat for free at Applebee's on Veteran's Day
  148. Iraq vets use mortuary skills they learned to start business cleaning up after dead bodies in the US
  149. Marine in High School not permitted to wear Dress Blues for graduation
  150. Band of Brothers - Members living and deceased list.
  151. Man wears bright green dress and pink leg warmers to funeral of his best friend, a soldier killed in Afghanistan, to honor a pact they had made
  152. NSFW-Another Kind of Battle
  153. NSFW - **PLEASE WATCH**Tribute Vid made by a friend of a friend
  154. 100 year old Medal of Honor recipient downplays talk of heroism
  155. What better way to destroy our country than to destroy the morale of our military!
  156. Any former members of the 300th MP company or 385th MP Bn.
  157. Different President, Different Corps
  158. Attorney General Eric Holder plans to appoint a special prosecutor to examine allegations that terror suspects were abused at the hands of their CIA interrogators.
  159. 18-year decorated Air Force veteran may be dishonorably discharged because he told police he was gay when he was falsely accused of rape
  160. Band of Brothers soldier dies.
  161. Good song and video
  162. New Warship Named for Lifesaving Marine
  163. Soldiers in Colorado slayings tell of Iraq horrors
  164. Retiring Colonel eats 36-year-old pound cake he saved from his service in Vietnam
  165. Has the military become easier?
  166. Two U.S. soldiers were charged with misconduct for taking and distributing video and photographs of female soldiers showering
  167. Airman arrested at hotel with 14-year-old girl
  168. Government Experiments on U.S. Soldiers: Shocking Claims Come to Light in New Court Case
  169. Fort Lewis soldier charged with pimping teen girls
  170. U.S.C.G.
  171. Military puts focus on epidemic of suicides
  172. Injured troops prefer combat to recovery at Bragg
  173. Policing in Europe with the Military
  174. Federal Judge OKs Use of Pepper Spray on Naval Recruits
  175. Army fired 11 soldiers in Jan. as openly gay
  176. Pentagon ends photo ban on war dead return
  177. The best...
  178. Heroes
  179. New U.S. troops in Afghanistan see combat
  180. AF colonel accused of imposing religion
  181. Mandatory Re-enlistments