The border emergency is canceled, but thousands of troops there aren’t scheduled to go home

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One of President Joe Biden’s first actions came Wednesday evening as he put an end to the state of emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border, a declaration by former President Donald Trump that funneled funding and troops to the country’s southern border. But though no more funds will be allocated to cover border barriers and already […]

US military moves to try 2002 Bali bomb suspects at Guantanamo

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WASHINGTON — After an unexplained delay, the Pentagon announced plans Thursday to move ahead with a military trial for three men held at the U.S. base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, who are suspected of involvement in deadly bombings in Indonesia in 2002 and 2003. A senior military legal official approved non-capital charges that include conspiracy, […]

Top Navy IT office planning how to speed up software development

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WASHINGTON — The U.S. Navy will soon have a plan for how to implement the accelerated DevSecOps software development process across the service, the chief information officer announced Thursday. A new internal task force will deliver recommendations for how the Navy can improve its use of DevSecOps to make the practice “foundational and economical to […]

Meet the OnlyFans model and neuroscience student who’s giving back to the troops

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If you look through Cami Strella’s various internet profiles, you’ll note that her posts range from sharing sultry images in tasteful lingerie to explaining interesting developments in neuroscience and debunking stereotypes about sex workers. But where most service members will recognize her is from a viral 2020 Veterans Month TikTok post. Working her way through […]

Meet the OnlyFans model and neuroscience student who’s giving back to the troops

meet-the-onlyfans-model-and-neuroscience-student-who’s-giving-back-to-the-troops

If you look through Cami Strella’s various internet profiles, you’ll note that her posts range from sharing sultry images in tasteful lingerie to explaining interesting developments in neuroscience and debunking stereotypes about sex workers. But where most service members will recognize her is from a viral 2020 Veterans Month TikTok post. Working her way through […]

Army chief teases new Arctic strategy

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WASHINGTON — Army Chief of Staff Gen. James McConville teased a virtual audience by discussing the recently completed Arctic strategy and emphasizing it would provide the U.S. with capabilities to compete and deter conflict in the region. The Army’s strategy recognizes “where our national interests are,” McConville said during an Association of the U.S. Army […]

Remains of 3 National Guardsmen killed in NY helicopter crash recovered

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MENDON, N.Y. — The U.S. Army will lead the investigation into a helicopter crash that killed three National Guard members on a training exercise, authorities said Thursday after the remains of the troops were recovered from the rural upstate New York crash site. Army aviation safety investigators were expected on scene by Friday morning, Monroe […]

Broken fan blade, shutdown of wrong engine led to fatal E-11 crash in Afghanistan, report says

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A broken fan blade that led to engine failure, followed by the pilots’ shutoff of the other engine, led to the fatal crash of a Bombardier E-11A communications aircraft in Afghanistan last January, according to an accident investigation report released Thursday. Lt. Col. Paul Voss, 46, and Capt. Ryan Phaneuf, 30, died while trying to […]