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DoD still hasn't released final 2013 suicide numbers

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 12:04
In 2012, the U.S. military hit a record for the number of suicides among troops on active duty - 319 - since the Pentagon began closely tracking the numbers in 2001.
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Colleges are for sale but they continue to recruit on bases

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 11:40
Their college campuses are for sale and they're under attack from federal regulators, but that hasn't stopped a pair of for-profit schools from recruiting new students at military bases.
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Man shot at Tenn. park was Iraq war veteran

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 10:43
An Iraq war veteran who was fatally shot by police at a West Tennessee park had sought care at the Memphis VA Medical Center for an undisclosed reason, officials said Thursday.
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DOD resumes transferring military vehicles to first responders

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 09:56
The Defense Department has resumed transferring excess military vehicles to civilian emergency personnel after reaching an agreement with the Environmental Protection Agency, said Jeffrey Curtis, executive director, logistics operations support for the De
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Experts: Use behavioral therapy before meds for sleep issues

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 08:25
Doctors and experts at the Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center want health care providers to try treating sleep disorders caused by traumatic brain injury with some common sense such as a quiet bedroom and staying away from coffee or energy drinks at
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Source: Missile took down Malaysian airliner in Ukraine

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 07:39
American intelligence authorities believe a surface-to-air missile took down a passenger jet in eastern Ukraine on Thursday, a U.S.
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Army announces lieutenant colonel selections

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 07:26
These officers have been selected for promotion to lieutenant colonel in the Army Competitive Category, the Army announced Thursday. They are shown with sequence numbers and branches:
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Ex-Campbell soldier, wife sentenced to life for toddler's murder

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 07:19
Caitlyn Metz spoke through heavy emotion and tears as she spoke about the love she had for her son, Keegan Metz.
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