Army

President Obama Attends Memorial Service At Ft. Hood For Shooting Victims

3 Texas Army Posts To Lose Almost 5,000 Soldiers

Three Army posts in Texas will lose almost 5,000 troops over the next two budget years under a newly announced Army cost-saving plan aimed at reducing its active-duty force by 40,000 troops.

07/09/2015

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Gov. Greg Abbott Tells State Guard To Monitor Army Training

Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday asked the State Guard to monitor a U.S. military training exercise dubbed “Jade Helm 15″ amid Internet-fueled suspicions that the war simulation is really a hostile military takeover.

04/28/2015

A man waves an American flag. (credit: Getty Images/Hector Mata/AFP)

Vets Honoring 50th Anniversary Of Vietnam War At NAS Fort Worth JRB

U.S. Navy CDR (Ret.) Jack Bailey did a lot while serving in both the Army and the Navy, but he would not want to repeat the reception at the airport one man gave him when he returned from Vietnam.

04/21/2015

The main gate at the Fort Hood Army Base. (credit: Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images)

Fort Hood Survivors Receive Purple Hearts

A top Army commander says he hopes that Purple Hearts awarded to dozens of survivors and relatives of soldiers who died in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting gives them closure.

04/10/2015

Vietnam Veteran Lawrence Snell

Injured Vietnam Vet Still Fighting To Get Purple Heart

A Kemp, Texas resident worries time may be running out for recognition of wounds he received in Vietnam.

03/30/2015

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl poses in front of an American flag. U.S. officials say Bergdahl, the only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan, was exchanged for five Taliban commanders being held at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, according to published reports. (credit: U.S. Army via Getty Images)

Bergdahl Charges Intensify Debate Over Release

Charges that Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl deserted and endangered his post in Afghanistan intensify the debate over his politically wrought release.

03/26/2015

A fallen soldiers memorial is seen in front of a podium at a November 10, 2009 service for the 13 victims of the Fort Hood shooting rampage. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Fort Hood Victims To Receive Purple Hearts

The victims of the 2009 Fort Hood shooting that left 13 people dead and more than 30 people wounded will receive the Purple Hearts that many have said they deserve.

02/06/2015

U.S. Army doctor Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan was named as a suspect in the shooting death of 13 people and the wounding of 31 others at Fort Hood, Texas. (credit: U.S. Government Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences via Getty Images)

Fort Hood Gunman May Get New Lawyer

The gunman who killed 13 people at the Texas military base Fort Hood in 2009 may receive a new attorney to handle his appeals, which could complicate an already-delayed review process.

01/29/2015

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FBI: Gunman Fatally Shot Doctor At Texas Veterans’ Clinic

A doctor was fatally shot at a West Texas veterans’ clinic in an attack that also left the suspected gunman dead, the FBI said Wednesday.

01/07/2015

The main gate at the Fort Hood Army Base. (credit: Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images)

Fort Hood Attack Victims File New Purple Heart Petition

The victims of the 2009 Fort Hood shooting attack leaving 13 dead filed a formal petition Wednesday to receive Purple Hearts and other benefits they have argued are long overdue.

12/31/2014

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New Dallas Neighborhood Walmart To Bring Jobs

The upcoming opening of Walmart Neighborhood Grocery Stores in Desoto and Lancaster means up to 190 workers needed for the stores in South Dallas County.

11/06/2014

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Army Veteran: Popular Deep Ellum Bar Turned Away Service Dog

A U.S. Army veteran says his service dog was turned away from a popular Dallas establishment.

10/10/2014

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