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Military and Soldiers

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One of the Last Living Pearl Harbor Survivors Remembers 'Painful' Dec. 7, 1941

One of the Last Living Pearl Harbor Survivors Remembers 'Painful' Day

Originally posted 12/07/2014 12:00PM

Donald Stratton still can't shake the memory of it all – the deafening explosions, searing heat, machine gun blasts and heart-wrenching screams of his friends – from his head.

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Kim Kardashian Meets – and Kisses! – U.S. Troops in Abu Dhabi

Originally posted 12/02/2014 10:55AM

Kisses to the troops! Thank you for all you do! Was an honor to meet you allpic.twitter.com/6oukQyITDQ— Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) December 2, 2014

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Paralyzed Marine Walks Again Using Robotic Leg Braces (VIDEO)

Originally posted 11/24/2014 09:00PM

[BRIGHTCOVE "3907426721001" "" "" "auto"] On June 14, 2012, Capt. Derek Herrera was felled by an enemy sniper in Afghanistan. The AK-47 bullet became lodged in his spine, rendering him paralyzed from the chest down.

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Alleged Osama bin Laden Shooter Accused of 'Violating' Navy SEAL 'Ethos' for Going Public

Alleged Osama bin Laden Shooter Accused of 'Violating' Navy SEAL 'Ethos' for Going Public

Originally posted 11/07/2014 06:50PM

An upcoming FOX News documentary with the ex-SEAL who claims to have shot and killed Osama bin Laden has prompted the U.S. Navy Special Warfare Command to write an open letter with a bit of advice for any SEAL looking to capitalize on their covert work: Don't do it.

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First Memorial for Disabled Veterans Opens in Washington, D.C.

Thousands Attend Opening of First Memorial for Disabled Veterans in Washington, D.C.

Originally posted 10/05/2014 09:00PM

When Al Kovach was a Navy SEAL and broke his neck in a parachute accident in 1991, his life changed forever.

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Young Girl Beats JROTC Cadet in Push-Up Contest (VIDEO)

Originally posted 09/15/2014 11:30AM

Play testcaption testcredit Share on Facebook Tweet Pin on Pinterest Share on Tumblr Think you could take on a JROTC cadet in a push-up contest?

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U.S. Troops Honor Robin Williams Who Brought Joy to Men & Women at War

Remembering Robin Williams: How He Brought Joy to American Troops on USO Tours

Originally posted 08/12/2014 05:00PM

Robin Williams brought laughter to even the darkest corners of the world.

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Meet the Courageous War Hero Honored by President Obama

President Obama Gives Afghanistan War Hero the Medal of Honor

Originally posted 07/21/2014 06:10PM

Staff Sgt. Ryan M. Pitts was 17 years old when he enlisted in the Army and just 22 when, with a tourniquet on his own badly injured right leg, he found himself hurling grenade after grenade to defend his platoon in one of the bloodiest battles of the war with Afghanistan.

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Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl: Inside His New Life

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl: Inside His New Life

Originally posted 07/15/2014 05:15PM

Six weeks after his Taliban captors handed a dazed-looking Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl over to U.S. Special Forces commandos, the 28-year-old, who spent five years as a prisoner in Afghanistan, is returning to life as a regular Army soldier on a base in San Antonio, Texas.

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