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Salmon Catch Is Falling For This Alaskan Village. Will A Big Military Exercise Make It Worse?
By Ryan Wichelns, High Country News
Residents of Cordova are worried that chemical contamination, debris, sonar and other effects of the training will harm their fishing ground.
U.S. Marine Crawls To The Finish Line Of Boston Marathon
A Marine veteran crawled across the finish line of the Boston Marathon after his legs gave out.
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House Votes To Condemn Trump's Transgender Military Ban
The purely symbolic measure is unlikely to pass the GOP-controlled Senate. The ban is set to go into effect April 12.
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Exclusive: 7 U.S. Military Members Identified As Part Of White Nationalist Group
Leaked chat logs revealed military servicemen with ties to the extremist group Identity Evropa.
Top House Republican Blasts Trump Plan To Charge Allies A Premium On U.S. Troops
Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) said the president's "cost plus 50" formula would be "absolutely devastating" for national security.
'Several Thousand' Additional Troops To Deploy To Southern Border
The new batch of troops could raise the total to more than 4,300.
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If You Think Trans Rights Are A Distraction, You're Part Of The Problem
It’s easy to view trans rights as a frivolous issue until you realize the depth of opposition to trans people’s mere existence.
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Supreme Court Permits Trump's Transgender Military Ban To Move Forward
The 5-4 ruling temporarily reinstates the ban, but several lawsuits in lower courts are still pending.
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Former Coast Guard Officers Slam Washington As ‘Derelict’ In Not Ending Shutdown
Service members "don’t deserve to have their pay held hostage by their own government leadership," the ex-master chiefs wrote.
Trump Exposed Location, Faces Of Navy SEAL Team In Iraq Tweet
Critics say deployments of special operation forces — including Navy SEALs — are almost always classified events.
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Trump Visits Iraq, His First Trip To A Combat Zone In His Life
The president who avoided service in Vietnam because of bone spurs had come under increasing criticism for nearly finishing his second year in office without traveling to Iraq or Afghanistan.
Trump Says America Needs Coal For Grid Security. The Military Proves Otherwise.
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In many ways, the U.S. military stands at the vanguard of the transition to clean energy.
Jimmy Fallon Reunited A Military Family And It Was An Emotional Roller Coaster
"The Tonight Show" host's special Veterans Day episode of the "Whisper Challenge" had a beautiful ending.
Urging Florida To Ignore Military Votes Fits Trump's True Pattern With The Troops
From attacking a former POW to nixing a cemetery visit, the president has often disrespected service members.
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Military Apologizes For Document Describing Saudi Arabians As Having 'Negro Blood'
Comedian Hasan Minhaj had first addressed the outdated, offensive language on his Netflix show "Patriot Act."
U.S. Military Contractor In Afghanistan Fired For Wearing Neo-Nazi Flag
An employee of MAG Aerospace, an aviation consulting company hired by the military, was spotted in a video wearing a "Kekistan" flag patch.
'Mystery Lights' Over San Diego Cause Social Media Freak-Out
“It was the craziest thing.”
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The Militarization Of Sports And The Redefinition Of Patriotism
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Since 9/11, sports and the military have become increasingly fused in this country.
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Trump's Expensive Military Parade Has Been Postponed After Budget Concerns
President Donald Trump’s planned parade has been postponed because of its ballooning budget.
Marines Investigating Avowed White Supremacist On Active Duty
A 19-year-old Marine has been linked to violent assaults in the deadly Charlottesville rally.
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Judge: Transgender People A Protected Class, And The Military Can't Enact Trump Ban
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"Transgender people have long been forced to live in silence, or to come out and face the threat of overwhelming discrimination,” the judge wrote.
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The Military Banned Waterboarding Trainees Because It Was Too Brutal — And Never Announced It
Torture apologists cite the military's use of waterboarding trainees in defense of Gina Haspel, Trump's nominee for CIA director. One problem: The military stopped that training in 2007.
The White House’s New Warmonger
For Trump, he’s “a tough cookie”. But for the world, John Bolton is a very dangerous addition to the White House.
National Security Adviser McMaster Fired
Another day, another White House departure. This time it’s National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster turning his back on 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Facebook Suspends Political Research Firm Linked To Trump For Violating User Privacy
The group reportedly obtained personal information from 50 million users.
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U.S. Military Aircraft Crashes Over Iraq With Service Members Onboard
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Rescue teams are currently responding to the scene, the military said in a statement.
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