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SOUTHCOM commander: More than 100 ISIS fighters recruited from Trinidad-Tobago

More than 100 Islamic State members have been recruited from the dual-island nation of Trinidad and Tobago in the Caribbean, the admiral in charge of U.S. Southern Command said Monday.

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Stolen valor: Fake Green Beret forced to shut down Honor Guard group

Papotia Reginald Wright started the 8th Special Forces Regiment New York Honor Guard more than a year ago to perform burial services for veterans. But according to investigations by multiple groups, the supposed Special Forces veteran vastly inflated his military service, including medals for valor, and his group has since shut down.

California National Guard to mobilize hundreds of personnel to help fight wildfires

Capt. William Martin, spokesman for the California National Guard, said several hundred Guard soldiers are being mobilized during the next two days to assist in traffic control and other support roles for the roughly 5,000 firefighters battling the blaze.

Report: 44,000 ‘unknown’ military personnel stationed around the world

The U. S. military has more than 44,000 troops across the globe that the Pentagon claims it cannot track, according to a recent report.

4 sentenced for stealing Army equipment from Fort Campbell

Four men were sentenced Tuesday for stealing Army weapons accessories and equipment from Fort Campbell in Kentucky and selling it to various customers around the world, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Tennessee.

US continues to help search for Argentine sub crew that could be running out of oxygen

The U.S. Navy and Air Force continued to assist in the search for an Argentine submarine that has been lost in the South Atlantic for seven days. Experts say the crew of 44 might be reaching a critical period of low oxygen.

Pilots in deadly crash at Laughlin Air Force Base identified

The Air Force on Wednesday released the names of the pilots involved in the deadly T-38 Talon training crash Nov. 20 at Laughlin Air Force Base.