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Getting to know your education benefits

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Active-duty service members may qualify for more than $50,000 in education benefits, which can be used to...

Recipe Swap: Strawberry bruschetta

We're excited to have a guest contributor to our ongoing Recipe Swap series. Louise McKernan's offers a quick and simple recipe for really tasty...

Recipe Swap: Adobo

Sgt. 1st Class Gabriel Montgomery from Fort Buckner on Okinawa submitted a couple of his favorite recipes. If you'd like to do the same, submit...

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Combined Force Arrests Taliban Leader, Seizes Weapons, Drugs

KABUL, Afghanistan, Aug. 17, 2012 – An Afghan and coalition security force arrested a Taliban leader in the Alisheng district of Laghman province...

Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, conducts a town hall with members of the Minnesota National Guard in Rosemount, Minn., Aug. 16, 2012. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen

Dempsey: Transition in Military Uncomfortable but Necessary

WASHINGTON, Aug. 17, 2012 – The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says the military must undergo three transitions in the coming years, with...

Staff Sgt. Terrell Moorer (left), 529th Regimental Support Company, 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), leads Staff Sgt. Patrick Hallin a shuffle drill during physical fitness training Aug. 16 at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Va. Moorer, a two-season All-Army Basketball player, uses the shuffle drill to help soldiers work on their agility. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Megan Garcia

Face of Defense: Lessons Learned on Court Help NCO Lead Soldiers

JOINT BASE MYER-HENDERSON HALL, Va., Aug. 17, 2012 – He initially joined the Army in hopes of one day playing for the all-Army men’s basketball...

Army Gen. Carter Ham, commander of U.S. Africa Command, speaks with officials from the Botswana Defense Force and observers from several African countries during Southern Accord 12, Aug. 16, 2012. Ham encouraged the observers participate in future exercises as he strives to introduce more multilateral exercises in Africa. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Chad Thompson

Ham Looks Toward More Multilateral Exercises in Africa

THEBEPHATSHWA AIR BASE, Botswana, Aug. 17, 2012 – Wrapping up one of the largest bilateral exercises ever on the African continent, the commander...

Lieutenant General Robert E. Schmidle, Jr., Deputy Commandant for Aviation

Marines Apply Lessons from MV-22 Crash Throughout Force

WASHINGTON, Aug. 17, 2012 – Pilots from throughout the Marine Corps are already applying lessons learned from the investigation of an MV-22 Osprey...