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Army veteran armed with assault rifle arrested in LA after National Guard alert police

Gregory Wong drew the attention of troops when he arrived in downtown Los Angeles at about 1:30 a.m. in a civilian sedan dressed in clothing similar to the National Guard’s uniform and carrying an assault rifle and a pistol.

Parents of Grand Forks AFB shooting victim describe incident as domestic violence

"We’re torn apart by the loss of our daughter to a senseless act of domestic violence," wrote the parents of airman Natasha Aposhian.


Active-duty troops could deploy on Washington streets to stop protests

An unspecified number of active-duty troops comprising of military police and engineers also were moved Monday to the “national capital region,” but are not yet in Washington, according to a senior defense official.


National Guard involved in at least two shootings, one fatal, in response to protests throughout US

A soldier with the Minnesota National Guard fired his weapon Sunday night at a moving vehicle in Minneapolis as street protests turned violent over the death of a man in police custody


US Medal of Honor sells for more than $15,000 at German auction house

Hermann Historica, an auction house in Munich, Germany, expected to take in about $5,000 for the medal, which was awarded to Army Pvt. Thomas Kelly for his actions during the Spanish-American War.


Top brass, lawmakers applaud Trump’s deployment extension for the National Guard troops fighting the coronavirus

The National Guard will continue to conduct federally funded missions to combat the coronavirus pandemic through mid-August, President Donald Trump announced Thursday on Twitter.