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Mother of Female Soldier Killed in Action Remembers Her Daughter

Originally posted 04/25/2015 03:30PM

[BRIGHTCOVE "4194904028001" "" "" "auto"] When Ashley White was killed by a homemade bomb during a night raid in Afghanistan on Oct. 22, 2011, her family had no clue what kind of danger she was in.

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Ex-CIA Chief David Petraeus Avoids Jail Time, Gets $100K Fine and 2 Years Probation

Ex-CIA Chief David Petraeus Avoids Jail Time, Gets $100K Fine and 2 Years Probation

Originally posted 04/23/2015 05:55PM

David Petraeus received two years probation and a $100,000 fine for leaking classified information to his biographer and former mistress, Paula Broadwell.

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Man Has No Idea He Is Meeting with President Obama, Wears Polo Shirt (PHOTO)

Man Accidentally Wears Polo Shirt to Surprise Meeting with President Obama

Originally posted 04/09/2015 08:25PM

What would you wear to a formal meeting with President Obama? Probably not a wrinkled polo shirt, right?

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Fort Hood Shooting Survivor's Message of Hope: 'I Was Given a Second Chance'

Fort Hood Shooting Survivor Receives Soldier's Medal for Heroism

Originally posted 04/06/2015 06:15PM

When 1st Lt. John Arroyo got out of his car in the parking lot at the medical brigade in Fort Hood, Texas, last April 2, he heard a strange sound – gunshots.

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Inside Parmalee's 'Life-Changing' Experience Visiting Troops Overseas

Inside Parmalee's 'Life-Changing' Experience Visiting Troops Overseas

Originally posted 04/02/2015 09:45PM

The guys of Parmalee recently embarked on a nine-day, six-country Navy Entertainment Tour where they played for troops serving in combat zones – and not surprisingly, they call the experience "life-changing."

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Inside the 'Extremely Serious' Decision to Charge Bowe Bergdahl with Desertion

Originally posted 03/26/2015 07:40AM

Play testcaption testcredit Share on Facebook Tweet Pin on Pinterest Share on Tumblr Weeks prior to the Army's announcement on Wednesday that it would charge Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, with desertion, personnel assigned to a unit within the military's Tampa, Florida-based Central Command headquarters read signs of bad things to come for the man they spent five years searching for in Afghanistan.

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Veteran Receives Diploma 54 Years After High School Graduation Date

Veteran Receives Diploma 54 Years After High School Graduation Date

Originally posted 03/25/2015 12:30PM

When he was 17, Jimmie Turpin dropped out of Alvin High School in Texas to join the Navy.

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Baby Wrapped in American Flag Creates Controversy – and Praise

Baby Wrapped in American Flag Creates Controversy – and Praise

Originally posted 03/14/2015 05:00PM

Landon Clevenger is just barely two weeks old, but he's already become an Internet star.

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Vince Vaughn Gives Troops a Special Treat Ahead of His Polar Plunge

Vince Vaughn Gives Troops a Special Treat Ahead of His Polar Plunge

Originally posted 03/02/2015 04:10PM

Vince Vaughn may be one of Hollywood's top comedians, but he's not too busy to honor those who are serving his country.

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Woman Sentenced to Life Without Parole for Suffocating Fiancé's 2-Year-Old Daughter

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Woman Sentenced to Life Without Parole for Suffocating Fiancé's 2-Year-Old Daughter

Originally posted 02/03/2015 05:20PM

A woman was found guilty and sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole on Monday for killing her fiancé's 2-year-old daughter, Fox 4 reports.

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