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Department of the Army announces upcoming 3rd Cavalry Regiment deployment

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 12:00am
The Department of the Army announced today the spring 2018 deployment of the 3rd Cavalry Regiment stationed at Fort Hood, Texas, to Iraq.

Department of the Army announces upcoming 101st Airborne Sustainment Brigade deployment

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 12:00am
The Department of the Army announced today the summer of 2018 deployment of the 101st Airborne Division Sustainment Brigade stationed at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, to Afghanistan.

U.S. military must develop all-domain defenses, Mattis, Dunford say

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 12:00am
WASHINGTON -- If a nation wants to challenge the United States conventionally, that nation will lose.

Mattis, Dunford detail attacks on Syrian chemical arsenal

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 12:00am
WASHINGTON -- U.S., British and French air and naval forces launched attacks against the Syrian government's chemical weapon arsenal in retaliation for the use of such weapons on civilians, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis and Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said at a Pentagon news conference Friday night.

Army scientists uncover how to stop cyber intrusions

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 12:00am
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. -- U.S. Army-funded researchers at the University of California in Los Angles have found a proverbial smoking gun signature of the long sought-after Majorana particle, and the find, they say, could block intruders on sensitive communication networks.

McCarthy finds readiness, modernization, reform at Rock Island Arsenal

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 12:00am
Under Secretary of the Army Ryan McCarthy and several U.S. politicians toured Rock Island Arsenal, Illinois, April 13. The visitors received update briefings from the major commands on RIA. Greg Wilson, ASC Public Affairs, has this video report.

Army 'confident in current capabilities' chief of staff says

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 12:00am
There's no doubt it'll be a lot of work to maintain the existing military edge the U.S. has now over adversaries, said the Army's chief of staff, but right now, the service feels good about what it's got.

Cadets dig deep to finish grueling int'l Sandhurst competition

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 12:00am
WEST POINT, N.Y. -- Before the more than 60 squads of cadets could finish the Sandhurst Military Skills Competition here Saturday, one last grueling event stood in their way.

Final day of Best Ranger in progress, current standings available now

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 12:00am
Only 16 teams remain during the third and final day of the 2018 Best Ranger Competition April 15, 2018, at Fort Benning, Georgia.

Best Ranger winners battle body armor runs, night missions, no sleep in grueling competition

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 12:00am
From a field of 51 teams of two Ranger-qualified service members, Team 23 from Airborne and Ranger Training Brigade won the title of "Best Ranger" for the 2018 Best Ranger Competition April 15 at Fort Benning, Georgia.

Field down to 24 teams as Best Ranger teams gather for Spartan Race on Day Two

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 12:00am
After a night of marching, only 24 teams will continue into the second day of the Best Ranger Competition April 14, 2018, at Fort Benning, Georgia.

Best Ranger competitors run Spartan Race, perform day stakes on second day

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 12:00am
Twenty-four two-Soldier teams have competed for nearly 36 hours, pausing only as time between events allows, as the 2018 Best Ranger Competition extends into the evening of Day Two April 14 at Fort Benning, Georgia.

Inaugural Best Mortar Competition tests limits of top achievers

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 12:00am
FORT BENNING, Ga. -- The three-day inaugural Best Mortar Competition kicked off Saturday in the early morning darkness of the Sand Hill area here.

USACE Real Estate team boost value in restoration mission

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 12:00am
2017 was a devastating year for the United States with more than 15 natural disasters including catastrophic floods, intense wildfires and record-breaking hurricanes affecting millions of people across the country.

Army Under Secretary finds readiness, modernization, reform at Rock Island Arsenal

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 12:00am
In the heart of the Midwest lies an Army installation named Rock Island Arsenal located on a 3-mile-long island in the Mississippi River between Iowa and Illinois. Though some may not know that RIA exists, the arsenal has been supporting combat readiness for more than 150 years. Today, Under Secretary of the Army Ryan D. McCarthy visited this historic installation to see how the commands and units based here provide readiness solutions and are modernizing to meet future challenges.

Airborne and Ranger Training Battalion take lead on first day of Best Ranger Competition

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 12:00am
Beginning in the early morning April 13, 2018, at Camp Rogers -- and without halting since -- Ranger-qualified teams have taken part in several strenuous events as part of the Best Ranger Competition at Fort Benning, Georgia.

Infantry school highlights 3 competitions focused on readiness

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 12:00am
Infantrymen spring into action here, going head-to-toe in three overlapping Soldier-skills competitions, April 13 to 17.

Lethality Task Force leaders: US ground fighters must 'overmatch' enemies

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 12:00am
ARLINGTON, Va. -- American ground fighters must overmatch any potential adversary, now and in the future, the leaders of the Close Combat Lethality Task Force said here yesterday.

Army advisor to JCS chairman says NCOs must keep growing, learning, setting example

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 12:00am
WASHINGTON -- Noncommissioned officers have to keep growing, learning and setting the example for the American military to remain the best in the world, the senior enlisted advisor to the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff told a group of Air Force senior enlisted leaders here April 4.

Soldier kicks it up a notch to set fitness example

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 12:00am
HOHENFELS, Germany -- Army Capt. Breanna M. Owens knows a thing or two about meeting the Army's physical and mental challenges. As an intelligence officer and a functional fitness center working group member at the newest gym here, she can be found leading the way and setting an example for anyone bright enough to follow.

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