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Comedian Larry Wilmore caused a lot of controversy after using the “n-word” during his speech at the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner on Saturday night. Despite the negative backlash, the White House has come to his defense, saying President Obama “appreciated the spirit of Mr. Wilmore’s expressions on Saturday night.” White House Press Secretary Josh […]

Defense Secretary Ash Carter on Thursday ordered the military to open all combat jobs to women.

For the first time, the U.S. government is confirming that it conducted secret chemical experiments on World War II troops by grouping them according to…

A member of the best-known African-American unit of World War I, popularly known as the “Harlem Hellfighters,” is scheduled to receive a posthumous Medal of…

A solider gave his 8-year-old son a yearbook photo to remember when he surprised him in the most adorable way possible. Army Corporal James Bass surprised his…

President Obama has taken a bold move in awarding the Medal of Honor this year, choosing to include 19 veterans who were previously overlooked based on their…

via: cnn.com The British government will deploy an extra 1,200 troops for Olympics security, Sports Secretary Jeremy Hunt announced Tuesday. The 1,200 military personnel come on top of 3,500 already called up specially this month after security contractor G4S said it would not be able to supply the number of guards it promised. See More

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  via:christianpost   A strong U.S. military depends on more than just high-tech equipment and highly trained soldiers; it also depends on soldiers having a stable marriage, according to military chaplains.  Strong Bonds is a program that began in Hawaii over a decade ago when a brigade chaplain and his commanders realized that soldiers needed […]

via News92FM.Com Military deployment is never easy for the families left behind. But now there is a special tool that can help children cope with the absence of a parent. Read More

Iraq war veteran-turned-actor J.R. Martinez, who was badly burned during his 2003 tour of duty, brought down the house on Monday's 'Dancing With The Stars' when he decided to dedicate their dance to the military men and women who didn’t come home and get a second chance.