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Landmark Air Force Academy Chapel Suffering from Leaks, Corrosion
The repairs have been on hold for months while officials try to settle on a contractor for the long and complicated project.
Air Force Set to Launch First Next-Generation GPS Satellite
The satellite is scheduled to lift off Tuesday from Cape Canaveral, Florida, aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket.
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US Resumes Destroying Obsolete Chemical Weapons in Colorado
The U.S. Army resumed destroying obsolete chemical weapons at a Colorado depot after a nine-month shutdown for repairs.
US Plant that Destroys Chemical Weapons Beset by Troubles
A highly automated, multibillion-dollar plant in Colorado that destroys U.S. chemical weapons is over budget.
Army Veteran Made Descent from Star Student to Deputy Killer
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Air Force Colonel Who Faced Rape Charge Found Dead in Home
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US Doctor Recounts Kidnap, Rescue in Afghanistan
"Kidnapped by the Taliban" tells the story of Dilip Joseph's four-day capture by and rescue from the Taliban in 2012.
Inquiry Finds 'Gross Mismanagement' in Costly VA Hospital
Gross mismanagement by the Veterans Affairs Department added hundreds of millions of dollars to the cost of a new VA hospital...
Petraeus: Obama Iraq Plan a Good Starting Point
President Obama's decision to intensify the fight against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria is a good starting point,...
Army Set to Destroy Chemical Weapon Stockpile Using $4.5 Billion Plant
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Air Force Coaches Told to Help Curb Assaults
The superintendent of the Air Force Academy said Wednesday that she has told athletic coaches to take a bigger role in preven...
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