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Thu, 03 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDT

Army works to prevent suicide through education, intervention
Every day, not just World Suicide Prevention Day, is the time to speak up and talk about suicide prevention safely to make a positive impact on our mental health and well-being. More...

Thu, 03 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDT

West Point's Class of 2016 receives class rings
In a ceremony that began with the Class of 1835 to honor the tradition of the Long Gray Line, the Class of 2016 received their class rings during a ring ceremony at Trophy Point here, Aug. 28. More...

Wed, 02 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDT

Dailey visits Soldiers in Texas
Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey visited troopers, from 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, on Fort Hood, Texas, Aug. 27. Dailey asked Soldiers about their well-being, leadership, and answered some of their questions about the fut More...

Wed, 02 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDT

Ranger School hangs out 'all Soldiers welcome' sign
From now on, the Army's Ranger School will be open to any female Soldiers who meet the criteria. More...

Tue, 01 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDT

US, Poland conduct section live-fire exercise
During the past few months, U.S. Soldiers, of P Troop, 4th Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment, have been working to build cohesive and responsive teams that are able to perform their duties of scouting ahead for the main body of a U.S. or allied force. More...

Tue, 01 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDT

Changes coming to TRICARE pharmacy benefit
A new law going into effect Oct. 1, 2015, requires most TRICARE beneficiaries to get brand name maintenance drugs from TRICARE Pharmacy Home Delivery or a military pharmacy. If beneficiaries keep using a retail pharmacy for these drugs, they will have to More...

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDT

Senior leader course helps military engineers construct path to success
It's day two of the two-week Horizontal Construction Engineers Senior Leader Course on Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, and Soldiers from across the country are gathered at a multi-purpose bridge site taking measurements and working on calculating the rapid c More...

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDT

New Bilateral Security Agreement deadline for contractors to take effect Sept. 1
Existing provisions of the Bilateral Security Agreement take full effect Sept. 1, impacting Department of Defense and NATO coalition contractors working in Afghanistan, local officials here said. More...

Thu, 27 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDT

Army prepares systems, partner nations for network exercise
Several unit command posts and a full fleet of tactical vehicles are built and ready to be equipped with the most advanced technology the Army has to offer. More...

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDT

Guardsman to get Soldiers Medal for subduing gunman on train
Spc. Aleksander R. Skarlatos, one of three Americans who subdued a heavily armed gunman on a Paris-bound train, will be awarded the Soldiers Medal - the United States Army's highest award for acts of heroism not involving actual conflict with an enemy. More...



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