Armed Forces

On the third Friday of each September, military installations, ships and veterans’ families take a moment to recognize those who have been prisoners of war or are still missing in action. (credit: American Airlines)

AA Honors Veterans On National POW/MIA Recognition Day

American Airlines and American Eagle honored current and former employees on National POW/MIA Recognition Day Friday.

09/20/2013

National Guard members stand in formation. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Fort Hood ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Activist Dies In Car Wreck

Darren Manzella, a gay combat medic discharged from the Army after criticizing the military’s ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ policy in a 2007 television interview, has died in a traffic accident. He was 36.

08/30/2013

Army Specialist William R. Moody of Burleson (courtesy: Moody family)

Army Spc. William R. Moody Of Burleson Laid To Rest

Army Spc. William R. Moody of Burleson was laid to rest in a somber ceremony Saturday morning.

07/06/2013

A security member screens a building visitor. (credit: Roslan Rahman/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Lawmakers Propose School Security Tax Plan

Three state lawmakers want to allow voters to set up special taxing districts to pay for enhanced security at Texas public schools.

01/22/2013

The transfer case containing the remains of U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Gregory T. Buckley is moved by a U.S. Marine carry team. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: National Security Shouldn’t Get Lost In This Campaign

Our economy is on a slow recovery – slower than anyone wants. But the lack of serious discussion about national security and the world we live in is troubling.

08/27/2012

Remembering The Stevenson Men Of Frost

WW2 arrived in the little town of Frost just as it arrived everywhere else in America, and the Stevenson men did their part to defend our nation.

05/25/2012

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