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West Texas Town Awaits ‘Jade Helm’ Military Exercise

The West Texas town of Big Spring is among those that will see part of the Jade Helm 15 military exercise that has alarmed some Texans concerned about a federal takeover.

05/15/2015

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Bodies Found Near Crashed Chopper In Nepal

Rescuers found three bodies Friday near the wreckage of a U.S. Marine helicopter that disappeared earlier this week while on a relief mission in the earthquake-hit nation.

05/15/2015

Sgt. James Hibler (credit: Jonathan Hibler)

Arlington Marine Was Not On Missing Helicopter

A Marine from Arlington who was feared missing in Nepal is safe, according to his brother.

05/12/2015

A Stryker vehicle from the U.S. Army's Company A, 5th Battalion, 20th Infantry Regiment, returns to base camp at the Yakima Training Center in Yakima, Washington. (Photo by General Dynamics/Getty Images)

$4 Million In US Projects That Aim To Protect Sage Grouse Could Hurt Military

Federal officials have announced more than $4 million in projects in four states as part of a wildfire-fighting strategy but the efforts could hurt training operations at numerous U.S. military facilities in the West.

04/29/2015

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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

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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

In this undated image provided by the U.S. Army, 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. Bergdahl is in stable condition at a Berlin hospital, according to the reports.  (Photo by U.S. Army via Getty Images)

Hearing Set In Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl’s Case For July At Fort Sam Houston

Officials have scheduled the initial hearing for the Army sergeant who left his post in Afghanistan and was held by the Taliban for five years.

04/02/2015

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Military Vet, Texas Governor Part Of Rangers Home Opener

A retired U.S. Air Force staff sergeant will throw out the ceremonial first pitch and Gov. Greg Abbott will make a ‘Texas Toss’ before the Texas Rangers’ home opener featuring the state’s two major league teams next week.

04/02/2015

(L-R) Washington Redskins teammates Len 'Tuffy' McCormick and Eddie LeBaron (Image courtesy Marlee McCormick)

Former Cowboys QB Eddie LeBaron Dies At Age 85

College football Hall of Famer, former Dallas Cowboys & NFL quarterback and war hero Eddie LeBaron Jr. has died. He was 85.

04/02/2015

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

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Military Sending Extra Rocket Unit From Fort Hood To South Korea

The unit deploying to South Korea on a nine-month rotation is the 2nd Battalion, 20th Field Artillery Brigade from Fort Hood, Texas.

03/20/2015

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Girlfriend, Family Members Testify In Defense Of Eddie Ray Routh

On the first full day of defense witnesses in the trial of Eddie Ray Routh, his girlfriend- Jennifer Weed, his sister and brother in law testified before the court on Wednesday.

02/18/2015

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