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Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl prepares to be interviewed by Army investigators in August 2014.  Courtesy of Eugene R. Fidell/AP

Army charges Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl with desertion

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March 26, 2015

WASHINGTON — The Army announced Wednesday that Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who disappeared from his unit in Afghanistan in 2009, has been charged with desertion and misbehavior before the enemy, offenses which could send him to prison for life.

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In Tokyo, Dempsey reinforces U.S.-Japan alliance

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March 26, 2015

TOKYO, March 25, 2015 – The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff today underscored the importance of the U.S.-Japanese alliance as he met here with Japan's senior military and political leaders.

Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey thanked Japan...

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The Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine USS Wyoming returns to Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay in June 2014.  Rex Nelson/U.S. Navy

Navy releases more details in case of sailors videotaping women showering on sub

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March 26, 2015

NAPLES, Italy — A sailor likened his recording of female officers showering aboard the submarine USS Wyoming to “catching Pokemon” and traded several of the videos to one crewmembers for energy drinks, according to documents released by the Navy...

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U.S. Marine Pfc. Joseph Scott Pemberton is charged in the Oct. 11, 2014, killing of Jennifer Laude in the Philippines. (Olongapo City Police)

2nd witness IDs Marine as checking into hotel with slain transgender Filipina

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March 25, 2015

OLONGAPO CITY, Philippines — A second witness testified Tuesday that U.S. Marine Pfc. Joseph Scott Pemberton checked into an Olongapo City hotel with a transgender Filipina whose body was found soon afterward.

Pemberton is accused of...

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