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Slain Navy Commander's Wife Portrayed as Scheming for Insurance

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An emotionless Yolinda Doss turned to Orange Park police Det. Cody Monroe at the viewing for her slain Navy husband and made a request suggesting a gesture of love: She asked that Alphonso Doss' wedding ring be returned to her for his burial. Six months later, police charged Doss with masterminding what newly released records describe as a diab... more

US Set for Aerial Refueling of Arab Coalition Warplanes in Yemen

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U.S. tankers were on standby but have yet to begin aerial refueling of Arab coalition warplanes in attacks on Yemeni rebels threatening to overrun the city of Aden, Pentagon officials said Monday. The refueling effort, which was approved last week, was intended as another show of support for the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states of Saud... more

Shipping a Car Overseas

Shipping your car overseas

When you receive your PCS orders you're entitled to ship your privately owned vehicle (POV) from or between locations overseas. If you wish to ship your POV overseas it must be authorized on your orders. Alternate ports may be used if approved by the military traffic management command (MTMC). Requests to use an alternate port should be addresse... more

Bergdahl Faces Little-Known, Rarely Used Misbehavior Charge

A video capture of Bowe Bergdahl with his Taliban captors.

If Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl were convicted of "misbehavior before the enemy" two centuries ago, he might also have been subject to a humiliating send-off. His sword might be broken or his insignia ripped from his uniform in front of his unit. Along with desertion, Bergdahl was accused last month of violating the little-understood Article 99 of the Un... more

Carter Sidesteps Question on Whether Bergdahl Served With Distinction

A video capture of Bowe Bergdahl with his Taliban captors.

Defense Secretary Ash Carter sidestepped Monday on whether the Obama administration should have said that Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl served with "honor and distinction" when allegations were already widespread that he may have been a deserter. "I really don't want to get into that," Carter said on NBC's Today program in his first comments on t... more

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