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Space Force general wants rules for space

Just like the rules of the road and laws of the sea, Space Force commander Gen. John Raymond wants to see guidelines established for operating in space as more countries increase their involvement commercially and militarily.


Group of House lawmakers fight for greater access to service dogs for veterans with PTSD

A group of House lawmakers are reigniting calls to expand access to service dogs for veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder amid a growing number of studies that show the treatment works.


Air Force OKs shorts for maintainers on hot days, other uniform changes

Air Force wrench turners will be allowed to wear shorts to beat the heat at work under to an impending rule change.




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General says Pentagon hesitated on sending Guard to Capitol riot

Defense Department leaders placed unusual restrictions on the National Guard for the day of the Capitol riot and delayed sending help for hours despite an urgent plea from police for reinforcement, according to testimony Wednesday that added to the finger-pointing about the government response.


South Korea's first known transgender soldier found dead

South Korea's first known transgender soldier, who protested the military's decision last year to discharge her for undergoing gender reassignment surgery, was found dead at her home on Wednesday.


Macron reveals more torture by French army in Algeria war

President Emmanuel Macron has met with four grandchildren of an Algerian independence fighter to tell them that Ali Boumendjel had been tortured and killed by French soldiers in 1957.


Macron reveals more torture by French army in Algeria war

President Emmanuel Macron has met with four grandchildren of an Algerian independence fighter to tell them that Ali Boumendjel had been tortured and killed by French soldiers in 1957.


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General says Pentagon hesitated on sending Guard to Capitol riot

Defense Department leaders placed unusual restrictions on the National Guard for the day of the Capitol riot and delayed sending help for hours despite an urgent plea from police for reinforcement, according to testimony Wednesday that added to the finger-pointing about the government response.


South Korea's first known transgender soldier found dead

South Korea's first known transgender soldier, who protested the military's decision last year to discharge her for undergoing gender reassignment surgery, was found dead at her home on Wednesday.


Macron reveals more torture by French army in Algeria war

President Emmanuel Macron has met with four grandchildren of an Algerian independence fighter to tell them that Ali Boumendjel had been tortured and killed by French soldiers in 1957.


Macron reveals more torture by French army in Algeria war

President Emmanuel Macron has met with four grandchildren of an Algerian independence fighter to tell them that Ali Boumendjel had been tortured and killed by French soldiers in 1957.



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Retired Lt. Gen. Karen Gibson tapped as Senate sergeant-at-arms in wake of Capitol attack

Gibson retired last year from a 33-year Army career, including in the office of the Director of National Intelligence as the deputy director of national intelligence for national security partnerships.



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Indo-Pacific Command seeks $27.3 billion to counter China

Without a convincing deterrent capability, "China will be emboldened to take action to supplant the established rules-based international order," Adm. Phil Davidson said Monday in prepared remarks at the AFCEA TechNet Indo-Pacific Conference.


Space Force general wants rules for space

Just like the rules of the road and laws of the sea, Space Force commander Gen. John Raymond wants to see guidelines established for operating in space as more countries increase their involvement commercially and militarily.


Bergdahl appeals court-martial over Trump, McCain comments

A former U.S. Army soldier who was court martialed after he left his post in Afghanistan and was captured by the Taliban is asking a federal judge to overturn his military conviction.


Twentynine Palms Marine arrested on suspicion of abducting, having sex with teen he met online

Benjamin Robert Clinton, a 19-year-old Marine stationed in Twentynine Palms, Calif., was arrested Feb. 28, 2021 on suspicion of helping a 15-year-old teenager run away and having sex with her, authorities said.


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Indo-Pacific Command seeks $27.3 billion to counter China

Without a convincing deterrent capability, "China will be emboldened to take action to supplant the established rules-based international order," Adm. Phil Davidson said Monday in prepared remarks at the AFCEA TechNet Indo-Pacific Conference.


Space Force general wants rules for space

Just like the rules of the road and laws of the sea, Space Force commander Gen. John Raymond wants to see guidelines established for operating in space as more countries increase their involvement commercially and militarily.


Bergdahl appeals court-martial over Trump, McCain comments

A former U.S. Army soldier who was court martialed after he left his post in Afghanistan and was captured by the Taliban is asking a federal judge to overturn his military conviction.


Twentynine Palms Marine arrested on suspicion of abducting, having sex with teen he met online

Benjamin Robert Clinton, a 19-year-old Marine stationed in Twentynine Palms, Calif., was arrested Feb. 28, 2021 on suspicion of helping a 15-year-old teenager run away and having sex with her, authorities said.



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'We were on a roll': Disappointment after Navy athletics pauses activities, but some hope games begin again soon

All the fun and games of the Naval Academy's athletics department came to a crashing halt on Sunday night when the academy announced increased mitigation efforts in response to an uptick in positive coronavirus cases.


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'We were on a roll': Disappointment after Navy athletics pauses activities, but some hope games begin again soon

All the fun and games of the Naval Academy's athletics department came to a crashing halt on Sunday night when the academy announced increased mitigation efforts in response to an uptick in positive coronavirus cases.