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They Broke Up, Now His Girlfriend Is Pregnant

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Dear Ms. Vicki, I'm just looking for some resources for my son, who is six months into a six-year Air Force commitment. He will be stationed in the Washington, D.C., area for two years, and then somewhere else after that. He is not sure if he will be stateside or not. The problem his, he broke up with his girlfriend and then learned that s... more

China Shows Off Rising Power in Marking WWII Defeat of Japan

Chinese President Xi Jinping is displayed on a screen as Type 99A2 Chinese battle tanks take part in a parade commemorating the 70th anniversary of Japan's surrender during World War II held in Beijing, Sept. 3, 2015. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

BEIJING — With fighter jets roaring overhead, China's leader presided Thursday over a massive parade of tanks, missiles and troops that displayed growing military might, but also pledged to reduce the army by 300,000 troops in a bid to show that his country poses no expansionist threat. The spectacle through the heart of Beijing commemorated Ja... more

2 Soldiers Injured after Black Hawk Helicopter Hard Landing

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CASTLE ROCK, Colo. — Fort Carson says a Black Hawk helicopter landed hard in a suburban Denver forest in Douglas County, injuring two soldiers onboard. The military says it's investigating how the accident happened about 4:30 p.m. Wednesday on U.S. Forest Service land. Officials say four soldiers were in the helicopter during a routine training... more

Pentagon Stats Show Rising Rates of US Military Child Abuse, Neglect

Child abuse is a problem – even among military families. (U.S. Air Force photo illustration/Steve White)

The number of incidents of child abuse and neglect increased 687 to 7,676 last year, according to Pentagon data released on Thursday. Because some incidents involve more than one abuser, the actual number of victims totaled 5,838, or less than a half-percent of the military's 1 million children. Of the victims, 63 percent were neglected and... more

Military Movies and Shows on Netflix: September 2015

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It seems like everyone complains that there’s nothing to watch, but August brings some great new military film choices from Netflix. 1. Three Kings Hollywood loves director David O. Russell these days because of”The Fighter,” “Silver Linings Playbook” and “American Hustle,” but this satire about the first Gulf War is his best movie to date. Ge... more

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