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Obama's Push for Vet Hiring - A Rocky Success

  • 04/21/2016 - 08:27

    Military veterans

    The push to improve employment prospects for veterans after they return home is paying off - about one in every three people hired by the federal government now is a military veteran - but it's also causing confusion and resentment in both civilians looking for the same jobs and those doing the hiring.

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Join the Dating.Army.com Community!

  • 03/30/2016 - 14:50

    Army.com's partnership with DatingFactory is a little over a year old. We have seen the Dating.Army.com community grow over this time. There is a great collection of members now who are in the military (or wanting to join) and those people who are interested in dating someone in the military.

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Criticism for the Army's New Handgun Mounts

  • 03/28/2016 - 10:32

    Army Modular Handgun Program Under Fire

    Both the Army Chief of Staff and Senator John McCain (R-AZ) have not had nice things about the Army's current plan to find a replacement for the Army's current handgun, the Beretta M9.

    McCain releases another edition of "America's Most Wasted"

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Army Announces Requirements for Women in Special Forces, Civil Affairs, Psy Ops

  • 03/17/2016 - 10:44

    Special Forces Assessment and Selection rules for women
    The Army recently released the new gender-neutral rules for enlisted personnel in three specialty areas - Special Forces, Psychological Operations, and Civil Affairs - and here they are!

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Wounded Warrior Project Execs Fired

  • 03/11/2016 - 09:18

    The board of the Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) - one of the America's most well-known charities focused primarily on injured veterans and their families - has just fired the top two executives running the organization.

    CEO Steven Nardizzi and COO Al Giordano were both let go from the company this week after reports that donation money had been misused over the past four years.

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