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{FD} Marine connected to Charlottesville rally faces imprisonment

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A U.S. Marine identified as an assailant during a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, has been convicted at a court-martial, and the Corps is seeking to remove him from its ranks. Continue reading

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{FD} US Army commander approves Bergdahl sentence, no prison time

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A senior U.S. military commander is endorsing the decision to spare Army Pvt. Continue reading

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{FD} Ernest Medina, key figure in My Lai Massacre, dies at 81

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Former Army Capt. Continue reading

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{FD} USS Fitzgerald officer pleads guilty in collision that killed 7 sailors

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A junior officer on the destroyer USS Fitzgerald has pleaded guilty to a dereliction of duty charge in connection with a collision that killed seven sailors last year, the Navy announced Tuesday. Continue reading

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{FD} Texas church gunman vowed not to hurt anyone 5 years earlier

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A gunman who killed more than two dozen people in a Texas church last year had promised a military judge five years earlier that he would never allow himself to hurt someone again. Continue reading

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{FD} 5 years before massacre, gunman promised not to hurt anyone

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The gunman in a mass shooting at a Texas church last year told a military judge in 2012 that he “would never allow myself to hurt someone” again while confessing to abusing his stepson. Continue reading

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{FD} APNewsBreak: Officer charged with soliciting graphic photos

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An Air Force officer who served on the president’s security detail faces a possible court-martial in Texas for encouraging service members to send him photos of their genitals from locations around the world and rewarding contributions with commemorati… Continue reading

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{FD} Marine officer pleads guilty for failures in recruit death

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A Marine Corps officer responsible for training recruits at a South Carolina base where a violently abused military volunteer committed suicide admits he’s guilty of dereliction of duty and other charges. Continue reading

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{FD} Mass shooters use loopholes, lapses in checks to get guns

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Nikolas Cruz is just the latest U.S. mass shooter to legally obtain and own weapons because of limited weapons laws, lapses in the background check process or law enforcement’s failure to heed warnings of concerning behavior. Continue reading

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{FD} Sheriff didn’t pursue sex case against Texas church gunman

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Sheriff’s deputies didn’t pursue a sexual assault investigation against the man who shot and killed 26 people at a Texas church, even though the woman reporting it signed a complaint detailing the alleged attack. Continue reading

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{FD} Pentagon: ‘Troubling’ lapses in giving criminal data to FBI

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The Pentagon’s watchdog agency says it found a “troubling” number of failures this year by the military services to alert the FBI to criminal history information. Continue reading

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{FD} Navy disciplines aviators over lewd images in the sky

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Two U.S. Navy aviators were placed on “probationary” status for six months, but were able to keep their wing insignia after appearing before disciplinary board for drawing lewd images in the sky with their aircraft earlier this month, according to a re… Continue reading

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{FD} Q&A: Texas gunman’s punishment spotlights military justice

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Five years before Devin Patrick Kelley opened fire on a Baptist church in Texas, killing more than two dozen people, the former Air Force airman faced a military jury after pleading guilty to choking his then-wife and cracking her son’s skull. Continue reading

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{FD} Air Force: Texas shooter’s history should have been reported

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The top U.S. Air Force official is publicly acknowledging for the first time that the domestic abuse charges for which the Texas church shooter was court martialed in 2012 should have been reported to the FBI. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: Marine drill instructor abuse case going to jury

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The Latest on the court martial of a Marine Corps drill instructor on charges including cruelty and maltreatment of recruits(all times local): 4:40 p.m. Continue reading

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{FD} Prosecutor says Marine Corps drill instructor was a ‘bully’

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Closing arguments could begin soon for a former Marine Corps drill instructor facing court-martial on charges including cruelty and maltreatment. Continue reading

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{FD} Mass shooters exploit lapses, limited laws to get guns

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Texas church shooter Devin Patrick Kelley’s history of domestic abuse barred him from legally buying guns, but he did so anyway because information about his crimes was never entered into a federal database used for background checks. Continue reading

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{FD} Latest: 2013 sex assault case involving gunman under review

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The Latest on the church shooting in Texas (all times local): 3:30 a.m. Continue reading

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{FD} Texas church gunman had run-ins with the law before shooting

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Wherever Devin Patrick Kelley went after graduating from high school, a trail of violence followed. Continue reading

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{FD} Air Force error allows Texas church shooter to buy guns

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The gunman who slaughtered 26 people at a Texas church was able to buy weapons because the Air Force failed to report his domestic violence conviction to the federal database that is used to conduct background checks on would-be gun purchasers, authori… Continue reading

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{FD} Texas killer was able to buy guns because of Air Force lapse

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A two-decade-old federal law is supposed to prevent people with a history of domestic violence from buying or owning a firearm. Continue reading

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{FD} Air Force failed to submit Texas shooter’s criminal history

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Trump administration officials say the Air Force didn’t submit the accused Texas church shooter’s criminal history to the FBI, as required by Pentagon rules. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: 2 men who pursued gunman attend shooting vigil

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The Latest on the church shooting in Texas (all times local): 7:05 a.m. Continue reading

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{FD} Violence followed Texas church gunman after high school

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The man officials have identified to The Associated Press as the gunman in a mass shooting at a Texas church was discharged from the Air Force for allegedly assaulting his spouse and child, according to an Air Force spokeswoman. Continue reading

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{FD} Man linked to Texas shooting faced military court martial

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The man authorities have identified as the gunman in a mass shooting at a Texas church was discharged from the Air Force for allegedly assaulting his spouse and child, according to an Air Force spokeswoman. Continue reading

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{FD} Correction: Church Shooting-Texas story

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A man opened fire inside of a church in a small South Texas community on Sunday, killing multiple people and wounding others before being “taken down,” authorities said. Continue reading

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{FD} The Latest: Trump calls Texas church shooter “deranged.”

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The Latest on a shooting at a church in Texas (all times local): 1:20 p.m. Continue reading

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{FD} Guantanamo judge orders Marine lawyer to confinement for disobeying orders

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The Marine Corps general in charge of war court defense teams at Guantanamo Bay was reportedly found guilty of contempt Wednesday for disobeying orders by a judge and sentenced to 21 days confinement. Continue reading

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{FD} Prosecutor: Marine instructor’s hazing targeted Muslims

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Military prosecutors say a former Marine Corps drill instructor facing court-martial on charges including cruelty and maltreatment was “drunk on power” and targeted three Muslim recruits for abuse. Continue reading

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{FD} Bowe Bergdahl gives emotional statement at sentencing hearing, apologizes to wounded service members

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Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl unexpectedly took the stand at his sentencing hearing Monday — and choked up several times as he apologized to service members who were wounded in the years-long hunt to save him. Continue reading

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{FD} Marine sergeant’s trial over Muslim recruit’s death to start

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A Marine Corps drill instructor is scheduled to face court-martial over charges he abused two Muslim recruits, one of whom leaped to his death last year after a reported altercation. Continue reading

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{FD} Bowe Bergdahl trial: Navy SEAL breaks down while describing death of military dog

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A former U.S. Navy SEAL cried Wednesday while testifying about his military dog who was shot in the head by enemy fighters in Afghanistan while he was on a mission to find Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. Continue reading

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{FD} Bergdahl sentencing will feature how desperate search changed 3 lives forever

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As the fate of Bowe Bergdahl rests in the hands of a judge this week, a military court is expected to hear dramatic testimony Monday from the soldiers and a Navy SEAL who were badly hurt in the search for the Army sergeant after he deserted his post. Continue reading

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{FD} Judge rejects Bergdahl request for White House meeting info

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Army Sgt. Continue reading

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{FD} Marine charged after ****-photo sharing scandal

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A Marine has been charged in the highly-publicized scandal in which Marines shared explicit images of female troops through a private Facebook group, Military.com Continue reading

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{FD} Convicted soldier Chelsea Manning will stay on active duty

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The Army says that when transgender solider Chelsea Manning is released from military prison on Wednesday she will remain on active duty in a special status, pending her final appellate review. Continue reading

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{FD} Navy: Officer hazed sailors, called 1 ‘Charlie Brown’

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A U.S. Navy officer charged with hazing and maltreatment of sailors is facing a general court martial. Continue reading

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{FD} Trump Calls Destroyer Commanders to Thank Them for Syria Strikes

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President Donald Trump thanked Cmdrs. Russell Caldwell and Andria Slough, commanding officers of the Ross and Porter respectively. Continue reading

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{FD} 5 Things to Start Your Week

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Here are five news stories and events to start your week. Continue reading

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{FD} Carrier Strike Group Sails Toward Korea After North’s Missile Test

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The Carl Vinson carrier strike group was ordered to cancel planned port visits in Australia and head toward the Korean peninsula. Continue reading

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{FD} SGLI System Upgrade Allows Troops to Make Changes at Home

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U.S. sailors are now able to update their SGLI) information online, a major upgrade from the previous, old-fashioned method. Continue reading

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{FD} First Two Marines Punished in Facebook Probe; Dozens More Investigated

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The Marine Corps has taken its first punitive action as part of an effort to crack down on misogynistic internet postings. Continue reading

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{FD} The Most Read Stories This Week on Military.com

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Here’s a look at the most popular stories this week on Military.com. Continue reading

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{FD} US Launches Cruise Missile Strike on Syria

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The U.S. military has launched cruise missiles at targets in Syria in response to the recent deadly chemical attack against civilians. Continue reading

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{FD} Two-Star: Poor Communication May Have Spurred Pilots’ Refusal to Fly

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Rear Adm. DeWolfe Miller said the decision may reflect a lack of info about how much the service is doing to address the problem. Continue reading

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{FD} Marine sergeant to face court martial in recruit’s death

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The U.S. Marine Corps says a gunnery sergeant faces a court martial in connection with the death of a recruit at a South Carolina training base. Continue reading

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{FD} Five Marines Walk Away From CH-53 ‘Hard Landing’ in Yuma

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The helo was conducting a training mission in support of Yuma’s Weapons and Tactics Instructor school when the mishap took place. Continue reading

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{FD} More Drill Instructors Accused of Hazing to Face Court-Martial

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The Marine Corps has formally charged former two drill instructors accused of hazing recruits at Parris Island in South Carolina. Continue reading

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{FD} Navy Announces Two-Day Grounding for T-45s After Pilot Strike

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The pause will allow time for the Navy leadership to speak with the pilots, listen to concerns, and discuss risk mitigations. Continue reading

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{FD} Budget Woes Threaten Marine Corps Plan to Defeat Enemy Drones

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A yearlong continuing resolution would threaten the Marine Corps’ strategy to counter enemy unmanned aerial systems. Continue reading

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