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July 20, 2016
Seeing no future, deserters and draft-dodgers flee Syria
BEIRUT - Nasser lifts another cigarette to his mouth with a scarred left hand, chain smoking and watching action films on a grainy TV at his friend's flat in a Beirut suburb. Since deserting President Bashar al-Assad's army he mostly avoids venturing outdoors.Shrapnel from a rebel...
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July 20, 2016 - 11:00am
October 21, 2015
Slovenia gives army more power amid migrant crisis
LJUBLJANA - The Slovenian parliament passed legislation early on Wednesday that will give the army more power to help police guarding the state border as thousands of migrants flood into the country from Croatia after Hungary sealed off its border. The new legislation will...
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October 21, 2015 - 2:00am
October 19, 2015
N.D.'s Army, National Guard recruitment numbers decline
DICKINSON, N.D. — The two largest sections of military service in the state, the U.S. Army and the North Dakota National Guard, are both experiencing a decline in recruitment numbers throughout the state. According to the Department of Defense, Army recruitment numbers have declined...
October 19, 2015 - 7:39am
September 13, 2014
Service News; Burrous graduates from basic combat training in South Carolina
Army Pvt. Eric Burrous has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army’s mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness and received instruction and practice in basic combat...
September 13, 2014 - 10:08am
December 24, 2013
Army hires Monken as head coach
Army Hires Monken As Head Coach Add to Collection (Create New) |Print Download:Plain TextXMLAll Jeff Monken, who was 38-16 at Georgia Southern, was hired as head coach at Army. Monken will be formally introduced at a press conference at West Point on Monday. Monken...
December 24, 2013 - 5:00pm
February 28, 2013
GI pleads guilty in WikiLeaks case, faces 20 years
FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) -- Bradley Manning, the Army private arrested in the biggest leak of classified material in U.S. history, pleaded guilty Thursday to charges that could send him to prison for 20 years, saying he was trying to expose the American military's "bloodlust" and disregard...
Nation and World/News
February 28, 2013 - 11:00pm
May 27, 2011
Local Guard members aid in fight
More than 50 members of the 817th Engineer Company (Sapper) based in Jamestown are in Bismarck, working 12-hour shifts to protect the city against historic water releases. Starting Wednesday afternoon about 650 North Dakota National Guard members from across the state descended...
May 27, 2011 - 7:20am
December 24, 2010
Families can make award nominations
Members of the North Dakota National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve and their families across North Dakota are able to thank supportive employers this Thanksgiving by nominating them for the 2011 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award. The Freedom Award is the highest...
December 24, 2010 - 10:05am
December 3, 2010
The corps apparently is quite tone deaf
A few months ago, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released a report that concluded that the proposed North Dakota flood control diversion would dump several feet of additional water on communities downstream on the Red River. The numbers were startling. The report immediately galvanized...
December 3, 2010 - 7:27am
November 2, 2010
Two N.D. National Guard units put on alert
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- Two North Dakota Army National Guard units have been notified that they might be called to duty. The Guard says the Carrington-based 835th Engineer Team and the Bismarck-based 112th Security and Support Aviation Battalion have been placed on alert. If mobilized,...
November 2, 2010 - 7:21pm
October 27, 2010
Army study seeks best suicide prevention programs
DENVER (AP) -- Military medical researchers say their efforts to reverse the rising number of suicides among servicemembers are based on "good ideas," but they don't know which prevention programs work and which don't. They launched a $17 million study Wednesday to find out. None...
Nation and World/News
October 27, 2010 - 9:00pm
August 15, 2010
Advocates see trouble for misdiagnosed soldiers
WASHINGTON (AP) -- At the height of the Iraq war, the Army routinely dismissed hundreds of soldiers for having a personality disorder when they were more likely suffering from the traumatic stresses of war, discharge data suggests. Under pressure from Congress and the public, the...
Nation and World/News
August 15, 2010 - 10:30pm
July 27, 2010
S.D. couple share military deployment
MITCHELL, S.D. -- Married couples are ideally supposed to share everything. A Mitchell couple is holding true to that creed, even when it comes to military deployment. Friday, Andrew and Jenna Schmaltz left Aberdeen with the rest of the U.S. Army Reserve 452nd Ordnance Co. for Fort...
July 27, 2010 - 7:22am
June 10, 2010
Army: Mix-up at Arlington Cemetery
WASHINGTON (AP) -- An Army investigation has found that potentially hundreds of remains at Arlington National Cemetery have been misidentified or misplaced, in a scandal marring the reputation of the nation's pre-eminent burial ground for its honored dead since the Civil War. Army...
June 10, 2010 - 9:46pm
May 7, 2010
Missouri river reservoir still rises
BISMARCK (AP) -- Missouri River reservoirs in the Dakotas continue to rise. The Army Corps of Engineers says Lake Oahe rose 2.2 feet in April, and Lake Sakakawea went up nearly a foot. Oahe is 7.7 feet higher than a year ago, and Sakakawea 9 feet higher. The Missouri River basin...
May 7, 2010 - 7:57am