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2 armed members of Vets for Trump group arrested near Philadelphia vote counting location

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Two men with loaded handguns were arrested Thursday near the Philadelphia convention center where an ongoing vote count could decide the presidential election, police said. Joshua Macias, 42, and Antonio LaMotta, 61, traveled from the Virginia Beach, Virginia, area in a Hummer and did not have permits to carry the weapons in Pennsylvania, police said. […]

Two service members killed in crash of Navy T-6B trainer aircraft

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Two U.S. service members died Friday after a Navy T-6B Texan II turboprop trainer aircraft crashed in Alabama. The crash occurred at about 5 p.m. local time in Foley, Alabama, a town near the Gulf Coast, according to a Naval Air Forces statement. T-6B Crash in Foley, AL: A U.S. Navy T-6B Texan II aircraft […]

USFK: 7 service members from US test positive for COVID-19

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Seven more service members affiliated with U.S. Forces Korea have tested positive for COVID-19. Of those service members, four had taken government-chartered flights to Osan Air Base between Oct. 5 and Oct. 19, while another three headed into Incheon International Airport on a commercial flight on Oct. 18 and Oct. 19, according to the command. […]

USFK: 7 service members from US test positive for COVID-19

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Seven more service members affiliated with U.S. Forces Korea have tested positive for COVID-19. Of those service members, four had taken government-chartered flights to Osan Air Base between Oct. 5 and Oct. 19, while another three headed into Incheon International Airport on a commercial flight on Oct. 18 and Oct. 19, according to the command. […]

USFK: 7 service members from US test positive for COVID-19

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Seven more service members affiliated with U.S. Forces Korea have tested positive for COVID-19. Of those service members, four had taken government-chartered flights to Osan Air Base between Oct. 5 and Oct. 19, while another three headed into Incheon International Airport on a commercial flight on Oct. 18 and Oct. 19, according to the command. […]

USFK: 7 service members from US test positive for COVID-19

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Seven more service members affiliated with U.S. Forces Korea have tested positive for COVID-19. Of those service members, four had taken government-chartered flights to Osan Air Base between Oct. 5 and Oct. 19, while another three headed into Incheon International Airport on a commercial flight on Oct. 18 and Oct. 19, according to the command. […]

8 surviving members of famed Merrill’s Marauders to receive Congressional Gold Medal

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“If they can walk and carry a gun,” Major General Joseph Stillwell presciently told Brigadier General Frank Merrill in 1943, “they can fight!” After being run out of the Burmese jungle by the Japanese in May of 1942, Stillwell had, according to one war correspondent, appeared “like the wrath of God and cursing like a […]

Two USFK service members test positive for COVID-19 after arriving in S. Korea from US

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Two U.S. service members heading to their next duty station in South Korea tested positive for COVID-19, according to U.S. Forces Korea. One of the service members arrived in South Korea on May 27 and entered quarantine at Camp Humphreys after initially testing negative for COVID-19. But after taking a second test to leave quarantine, […]

LGBT service members are allowed to be out and proud, but a fear of repercussions persists

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Half a decade after the repeal of don’t ask, don’t tell, most lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender service members still felt reluctant to be open about their sexuality with their colleagues and chain of command, according to a study released in late May. The study, published by the journal Sexuality Research and Social Policy, found […]

LGBT service members are allowed to be out and proud, but a fear of repercussions persists

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Half a decade after the repeal of don’t ask, don’t tell, most lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender service members still felt reluctant to be open about their sexuality with their colleagues and chain of command, according to a study released in late May. The study, published by the journal Sexuality Research and Social Policy, found […]