Maj. Gen. Sean Bernabe, the 1st Armored Division and Fort Bliss senior commander, jots down notes moments before going live at his first Fort Bliss coronavirus Facebook Town Hall on Oct. 22, 2020.<br>Michelle Gordon/U.S. Army

Fort Bliss tightens restrictions as entire El Paso community struggles with surge in coronavirus cases

The commander of Fort Bliss has barred off-base dining and all trick-or-treating for Halloween in response to the surge of coronavirus cases at the Army base and in nearby El Paso, which accounted for more than 30% of all new cases reported in Texas on Monday.

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Minnesota National Guard returns from Middle East to a changed America

In normal circumstances, military homecomings are large, emotional events full of pomp and circumstance. Instead, this month’s homecomings for the 34th have been scattered, sedated affairs — intimate family reunions at the airport, packed with emotions but tinged with the reality that they are returning to a state and a nation completely changed from when they left.

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At least 11 shot dead ahead of Tanzania's presidential vote

Police in Tanzania shot dead at least nine citizens amid unrest over allegations of fraud ahead of the presidential election, a major opposition party alleged Tuesday, while another opposition party accused ruling party officials of shooting two people dead at a campaign rally.