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Veterans

The last aces: Project races time to save their stories

The last aces: Project races time to save their storiesA new book, "Wings of Valor: Honoring America's Fighter Aces," hopes to capture their legacy before it's too late.
  • Veterans
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Life

2015 Operation Homefront Military Child of the Year awards

2015 Operation Homefront Military Child of the Year awardsOperation Homefront has added a sixth category this year, for the National Guard Military Child of the Year.
  • Life
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
News

Obama to wounded warriors: 'We've got your back'

Obama to wounded warriors: 'We've got your back'The nationwide, annual ride offers wounded service members and veterans the chance to salve physical, mental and emotional wounds.
  • News
  • 3 days ago
Diet-fitness

GNC to test its store-brand herbal supplements

GNC to test its store-brand herbal supplementsThe retailer announced that its Herbal Plus products will be DNA-tested to help ensure labels are accurate.
  • Diet-fitness
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Entertainment

GI Film Festival's 9th year is biggest yet

GI Film Festival's 9th year is biggest yetThe festival has booked more than 60 military-themed films to screen from May 18 to May 24 in the greater Washington area.
  • Entertainment
  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
Pentagon

'DoD News' TV channel going off the air

'DoD News' TV channel going off the airThe former Pentagon Channel will cease operating.
  • Pentagon
  • 5 days, 3 hours ago
News

Military brides get free gowns at this boutique

Military brides get free gowns at this boutiqueA Texas boutique gives away wedding gowns to military brides. The shop's owner says she's lost count of how many bridal gowns she has given away.
  • News
  • 6 days, 1 hour ago
Health Care

Kevlar for the Mind: Keep your body tuned up, too

Kevlar for the Mind: Keep your body tuned up, tooThe biggest culprits of anxiety related to system neglect are lack of sleep, excessive use of caffeine and lack of exercise
  • Health Care
  • 6 days, 17 hours ago
Health Care

Ins and outs of using Tricare overseas

Ins and outs of using Tricare overseasThe Tricare Overseas Program Standard available in overseas locations works the same as stateside Tricare Standard.
  • Health Care
  • 1 week ago
Benefits

Caregiving service to require fee

Caregiving service to require feeThe Sittercity Military Program will no longer be free to military families after July 31.
  • Benefits
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
News

Limited liberty for troops in Philippines exercise

Limited liberty for troops in Philippines exerciseBars and nightclubs will be off limits for about 6,000 Marines, sailors, soldiers and airmen participating in Balikatan 2015 in the Philippines.
  • News
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Entertainment

'X-Files' creator riffs on the U.S. military

'X-Files' creator riffs on the U.S. militaryX-Files creator Chris Carter talks to Military Times about how his show portrayed U.S. service members.
  • Entertainment
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Health Care

Study: Troops don't get enough sleep

Study: Troops don't get enough sleepFeeling tired? A new study says service members aren't getting adequate sleep each night.
  • Health Care
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
News

'GunnyTime' features R. Lee Ermey blowing stuff up

'GunnyTime' features R. Lee Ermey blowing stuff upYou know him best as the tough-talking Gunnery Sgt. Hartman from "Full Metal Jacket." But actor and Marine veteran R. Lee Ermey is a lot more than his foul-mouthed drill instructor persona.
  • News
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Life

A conversation with Navy SEAL and author Eric Greitens

A conversation with Navy SEAL and author Eric GreitensNavy Reserve Lt. Cmdr. Eric Greitens' book draws on philosophy and his humanitarian and Navy SEAL experiences.
  • Life
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Entertainment

'Full Metal Jacket' claims Military Movie Madness crown

'Full Metal Jacket' claims Military Movie Madness crownStanley Kubrick's Marine Corps classic takes out "Patton" to win the championship, as chosen by our readers.
  • Entertainment
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
News

Colorized photographs give life to these WWI, WWII U.S. troops

Colorized photographs give life to these WWI, WWII U.S. troopsIn a few weeks, Europe will mark the 70th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day, much like Marines have been paying homage to the Battle of Okinawa since April 1. But the memories are not all that remain.
  • News
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Entertainment

Final vote for best movie: Patton vs. Full Metal Jacket

Final vote for best movie: Patton vs. Full Metal JacketThere can be only one: 'Patton' vs. 'Full Metal Jacket' in our Military Movie Madness final.
  • Entertainment
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Crime

When discipline becomes child abuse

When discipline becomes child abuseIf a parent or guardian uses too much force, they can face assault charges.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
News

World War I graffiti left by troops in France

World War I graffiti left by troops in FranceThe name of HA Deanate, 148th Aero Squadron, USA. 150 Vermilyea Ave, New York City, is engraved on the wall of a former chalk quarry in Naours, France.
  • News
  • 2 weeks ago
On Base

Case lot sales to start soon

Case lot sales to start soonMost sales are scheduled for May, but some start as early as mid-April and go into early June.
  • On Base
  • 2 weeks ago
Health Care

Separating from active duty, seeking options

Separating from active duty, seeking optionsA soldier leaving active duty could retain Tricare coverage by joining the Selected Reserve.
  • Health Care
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Outdoors

2015 Rifle Roundup: New products for hunters & more

2015 Rifle Roundup: New products for hunters & moreHere's a look at some of the new, interesting rifles available for hunters and sport shooters.
  • Outdoors
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Entertainment

Which is better? Saving Pvt. Ryan or Full Metal Jacket

Which is better? Saving Pvt. Ryan or Full Metal Jacket"Patton." "Full Metal Jacket." "Saving Private Ryan." "The Last Day." Only one can be the Movie Madness champion.
  • Entertainment
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Pentagon

#ForceoftheFuture targets younger audiences

#ForceoftheFuture targets younger audiencesCarter said during his visit to Fort Drum, New York, the United States has "the finest fighting force the world has ever known, and that's you. But I must think ahead by one or two generations to make sure our country has what you represent: the best of the...
  • Pentagon
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Entertainment

Military Movie Madness: Round of 8 update

Military Movie Madness: Round of 8 update"Black Hawk Down," "Platoon" near elimination as the quest for the best military movie ever nears an end.
  • Entertainment
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Entertainment

Exclusive Q&A: 'Parenthood' TV star becomes Navy wife

Exclusive Q&A: 'Parenthood' TV star becomes Navy wifeMilitary Times talks to the actress and Dr. Daniel C. Allison about their upcoming transition into military life.
  • Entertainment
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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