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Thu, 11 Oct 2018 00:00:00 EDT

Second phase of Multi-Domain Task Force pilot headed to Europe
WASHINGTON -- After recent testing of multi-domain operations in the Pacific, the Army now plans to expand its future warfighting concept to Europe this coming fiscal year. More...

Wed, 10 Oct 2018 00:00:00 EDT

Spouse employment tied to Soldier lethality
WASHINGTON -- Since taking on her role as the second lady, Karen Pence has made a concerted effort to listen and learn from the military spouse community, seeking an opportunity to make a difference. More...

Wed, 10 Oct 2018 00:00:00 EDT

Senior leaders tackle Army Family concerns in town hall
WASHINGTON -- The Army's top leaders held a town hall meeting Tuesday to address issues voiced by Family members, including substandard moving companies, jobs for spouses and possible health concerns in older on-base homes. More...

Tue, 09 Oct 2018 00:00:00 EDT

After hitting milestones, Futures Command looks ahead to more
WASHINGTON -- In just a year, the Army Futures Command has officially stood up, opened a headquarters in the Texas capital, and created a group of cross-functional teams currently working to streamline an outdated acquisition process. More...

Tue, 09 Oct 2018 00:00:00 EDT

Army strives to better enable small businesses in seminar
As Army leaders push modernization and acquisition reform, efforts are underway to make it easier for small businesses to step up and fill in gaps. More...

Tue, 09 Oct 2018 00:00:00 EDT

Winners of Best Warrior contest announced, earn NCO, Soldier of the Year titles
WASHINGTON -- The 22 Soldiers had barely settled into their rooms at Fort Lee, Virginia, when they faced their first test of the annual Best Warrior competition. More...

Mon, 08 Oct 2018 00:00:00 EDT

Innovators share ideas to modernize Army as part of new competition
WASHINGTON -- Twenty-five small companies plan to discuss their innovative ideas this week while competing to secure a portion of nearly $2 million as part of a new Army campaign to get after emerging technology that could help Soldiers in future warfare. More...

Sun, 07 Oct 2018 00:00:00 EDT

WCAP Soldier wins Army Ten-Miler in debut, Tanui repeats as top female finisher
WASHINGTON -- Competing in his first Army Ten-Miler against 35,000 registered runners didn't faze Spc. Frankline Tonui. He and World Class Athlete Program teammate, Sgt. Evans Kirwa, led the pack for most of the race on a warm October Sunday morning. More...

Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 EDT

Graphic artist and other awardees illustrate disability no bar to achievement
Three disabled Army personnel received achievement awards Thursday at the Pentagon and leaders said their accomplishments serve as inspiration to others. More...

Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 EDT

Nobel Prize winner in particle physics was WWII Soldier
WASHINGTON -- Dr. Leon Lederman, who died Oct. 3, served in the U.S. Army Signal Corps during World War II from 1943 to 1946, where he helped to develop Doppler radar, used today for such things as weather forecasting and catching speeders. More...



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