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Army Relieves Fort Jackson CO
The one-star was suspended in May over charges of adultery and involvement in a physical altercation.
Army Offers Citizenship Track for Needed Skills
As debate swirls in Washington about changing the nation's policies on immigration, the Army is going ahead with offering som...
Cuts to Ranks May Shock, But It's Happened Before
The 1990s may be remembered as economic good times. But early in the decade there was a recession that, was painful at the ti...
Fiscal Cliff Cuts Could Hit Military Families Hard
A deal between Congress and the White House over cuts could chip away at services long considered untouchable.
SC Library Shows 'Catch-22' Author's Writing Tools
Students more accustomed to computer screens than manual typewriters are getting a chance to sit at author Joseph Heller's ol...
Nursing Moms Get a Room on Base
Breastfeeding moms at Shaw Air Force Base now have a dedicated room, so they no longer have to hide in offices or restrooms.
Marine Corps Sets 3 Hearings in Parris Island Hazing Cases
The cases arose from three separate investigations into accusations of hazing and abuse at the 100-year-old training installa...
General: Army's Training of Men, Women Held Up as Example
Fort Jackson has become a guide for other military organizations trying to expand training for women now able to enter additi...
Army's New Civilian Leader on First Visit to Fort Jackson
Newly minted Army Secretary Eric Fanning lauded trainers at Fort Jackson on Tuesday for their skill in integrating female sol...
South Carolina Military Police on Tap for Guantanamo Force
Military police from the South Carolina Army National Guard have been ordered to prepare for a possible deployment to Guantan...
Trove of Marine Corps Films from 1930s-1970s to Be Preserved
The Marine Corps is restoring a rare stockpile of films that offer viewers a gritty "you-were-there" view of military life.
Officials: 2 Bodies Found from Collision of Plane, F-16 Jet
The bodies of a father and son killed recently when their small private plane collided with an Air Force F-16 fighter jet in...
Coroner: Man, Adult Son on Plane That Collided With F-16
A man and his adult son were on board a small plane that was destroyed when it collided with an F-16 fighter jet in South Car...
2 Killed When F-16, Small Plane Crash; Jet Pilot Safe
An F-16 smashed into a small plane Tuesday over South Carolina, killing two people and raining down plane parts and debris.
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Here's the New Marine Corps Weapon that Just Destroyed an Iranian Drone
The Marine Corps' Light Marine Air Defense Integrated System, known as LMADIS, jammed an Iranian drone.
Despite Opposition, Gamecocks Pick Retired General as School's Next President
The former superintendent of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point said he is honored to be named UCS's next president.
Navy Corpsman Bought 27 Lottery Tickets, Won 26 Times
He beat odds of 1 in 1.8 million with his latest win of $1 million.
Air Force NCO Behind Racist Online Video Separated from Service
Geraldine Lovely, who last served as a staff sergeant at Nellis Air Force Base, was separated from the Air Force on April 5.
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Before launching to the International Space Station on the anniversary of Neil Armstrong’s “giant leap for mankind,” astronaut Drew...
Northrop Grumman’s B-2 Spirit stealth bomber turned 30 on July 17, 2019. Watch moments of its groundbreaking first flight...
On July 17th, 1989, The B-2 Spirit Bomber took its first flight in Palmdale, California. Thirty years later, the...
Col. (Dr.) Andrew “Drew” Morgan was selected to be a NASA astronaut in 2013 when he was serving as...
Soldier Restored to Ranger Hall of Fame
Sgt. 1st Class Wilton "Pappy" White was a pioneer in the Ranger world who would later become a legend among those troops.
Military Studies 'Hyperfit' Women who Pass Grueling Courses
Army medical researchers hope to uncover answers in a just-launched voluntary study.
Group Sues over Delay in Processing Benefit Claims for Blue Water Navy Vets
The organization is asking a federal judge to rescind a stay on claims processing.
Navy Identifies Sailor Lost at Sea from Carrier Lincoln
Aviation Electronics Technician 2nd Class Slayton Saldana was reported overboard July 17.
Air Force News
Lessons from F-35 Can Be Applied to Space Weapons, Retired General Says
Like the F-35, future national security equipment needs to be able to execute more than one mission.
Former Air Force Pilot Lands Plane in All 50 States
Ronald Davis' recent flight in Hawaii represented the culmination of a 63-year journey to land a plane in all 50 states.
Marine Corps News
Former SecNav Applauds Marine Commandant's Call for 1-Year Maternity Leave
Ray Mabus, who served as Navy secretary from 2009 to 2017, said a revamped military parental-leave policy is long overdue.
These Marines Are Becoming Crack Shots Thanks to Robot Targets that Move Like Humans
The new targets can charge, move in unexpected directions, respond when engaged and even shout in a foreign language.
Coast Guard News
Coast Guard Cutter Provides World War II Aviator with Final Sendoff
His memorial service took place on board the Coast Guard cutter Oliver Berry.
Here's How the US Coast Guard Helped Put El Chapo Away for Life
Drug interdictions by the service played a role in convicting the kingpin.
Barry Drenches Gulf Coast, but Initially Spares New Orleans
Coast Guard helicopters rescued a dozen people and two pets from flooded areas of Terrebonne Parish, south of New Orleans.