Category Archives: Service

25th service member dies of COVID-19 as White House considers mandatory vaccines

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An active-duty senior non-commissioned officer is the 25th service member to die of COVID-19, the Navy confirmed Monday. Senior Chief Fire Controlman Michael Wilson, 45, assigned to Information Warfare Training Command Virginia Beach, Virginia, died of coronavirus-related complications on Thursday, spokeswoman Lt. Cmdr. Patricia Kreuzberger told Military Times. He tested positive and was hospitalized the […]

Service chiefs will weigh in on controversial plan to remove commanders’ control over sexual assault cases

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Now that a Pentagon review commission has made the controversial recommendation to strip commanders of their authority to oversee sexual assault and harassments cases, Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin wants to get feedback from top military leaders before making any final decisions about formal changes. Austin has given the services until the end of May to […]

Service chiefs will weigh in on controversial plan to remove commanders’ control over sexual assault cases

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Now that a Pentagon review commission has made the controversial recommendation to strip commanders of their authority to oversee sexual assault and harassments cases, Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin wants to get feedback from top military leaders before making any final decisions about formal changes. Austin has given the services until the end of May to […]

Female service member pairs $700 heels with dress blues, causing the internet to implode

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Red heels are the mark of designer Christian Louboutin, whose shoes are a status symbol in the footwear world. But to the online military community, they could be anything from an act of rebellion against uniform regulations to a downright financially irresponsible purchase. US Army WTF Moments shared an image of a female service member […]

Female service member pairs $700 heels with dress blues, causing the internet to implode

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Red heels are the mark of designer Christian Louboutin, whose shoes are a status symbol in the footwear world. But to the online military community, they could be anything from an act of rebellion against uniform regulations to a downright financially irresponsible purchase. US Army WTF Moments shared an image of a female service member […]

What veterans and service members want from the next commander in chief

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As ballots continue to be counted, the race for the presidency will soon be decided and this contentious election finished. With it, the next commander in chief will be determined. Whether President Donald Trump will retain the job or be replaced by former Vice President Joe Biden, veterans, active duty service members and advocates have […]

What veterans and service members want from the next commander in chief

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As ballots continue to be counted, the race for the presidency will soon be decided and this contentious election finished. With it, the next commander in chief will be determined. Whether President Donald Trump will retain the job or be replaced by former Vice President Joe Biden, veterans, active duty service members and advocates have […]

What veterans and service members want from the next commander in chief

what-veterans-and-service-members-want-from-the-next-commander-in-chief

As ballots continue to be counted, the race for the presidency will soon be decided and this contentious election finished. With it, the next commander in chief will be determined. Whether President Donald Trump will retain the job or be replaced by former Vice President Joe Biden, veterans, active duty service members and advocates have […]

What veterans and service members want from the next commander in chief

what-veterans-and-service-members-want-from-the-next-commander-in-chief

As ballots continue to be counted, the race for the presidency will soon be decided and this contentious election finished. With it, the next commander in chief will be determined. Whether President Donald Trump will retain the job or be replaced by former Vice President Joe Biden, veterans, active duty service members and advocates have […]

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 […]