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Navy SEAL pleads guilty in hazing death of Green Beret during Africa deployment

A Navy SEAL pleaded guilty Thursday in the hazing death of a Green Beret soldier, detailing the late-night plot to break into 34-year-old Army Staff Sgt. Logan Melgar’s room with a sledgehammer, put him in a chokehold and restrain him with duct tape. Continue reading

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Wife of Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher says military prosecutors should be investigated over ‘criminal wrongdoing’

The wife of the Navy SEAL accused of killing an injured ISIS prisoner of war in Iraq tells Fox News that someone is going to have to “start investigating these investigators” after his lawyers claimed military prosecutors were spying on them with track… Continue reading

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Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher’s lawyers say military prosecutors spied by hiding tracking software in emails

Lawyers representing the decorated Navy SEAL accused of killing an injured ISIS prisoner of war in Iraq are now accusing military prosecutors of installing tracking software in emails in an apparent attempt to find out who is leaking information to the… Continue reading

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Trump reportedly taking broad look at veterans convicted of battlefield crimes

President Trump, who in recent days pardoned a former U.S. soldier convicted in 2009 of killing an Iraqi prisoner, is taking a broad look at military veterans jailed for battlefield crimes and considering granting more of them similar relief. Continue reading

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Navy SEAL accused of war crimes reunites with family, ‘extremely happy’ to be out of brig, California rep says

The decorated U.S. Navy SEAL facing a war crimes trial is “extremely happy to be out� of the brig he was being held in since September, a California House Republican says, as his family has been posting pictures of them being happily reunited for t… Continue reading

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Trump says Navy SEAL accused of war crimes will be moved to ‘less restrictive confinement’

President Trump on Saturday announced that Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher, who is accused of war crimes in Iraq, will be moved to ‘less restrictive confinement’ — apparently in response to a push by Republican lawmakers advocating for Gallagher. Continue reading

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Eddie Gallagher case: Republicans call on Navy to review treatment of SEAL being held on war crimes charges

Texas Rep. Dan Crenshaw and 17 other House Republicans have sent a letter to the Secretary of the Navy this week urging him to review the pre-trial confinement of Eddie Gallagher amid concerns the decorated Navy SEAL has been receiving limited access t… Continue reading

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Chelsea Manning jailed for refusing to testify on Wikileaks

Former Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning has been jailed for refusing to testify to a grand jury investigating Wikileaks. Continue reading

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Col. David Hunt: Maj. Golsteyn deserves a presidential pardon on an unjust murder charge

President Trump should pardon Army Maj. Mathew Golsteyn, who has been unjustly charged with murder in the killing of a Taliban bombmaker in Afghanistan. Continue reading

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Decorated Navy SEAL, Edward Gallagher, accused of war crimes; Americans should be ‘outraged,’ brother says

The brother of a decorated Navy SEAL leader alleged to have killed an injured ISIS prisoner of war in Iraq – amongst other war crimes – is now accusing the investigators behind the claims of trying to “take down” an “elite warrior” so they can advance … Continue reading

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Marine tied to Charlottesville violence booted from service

A U.S. Marine identified as a member of a white supremacist group involved in violence during last summer’s white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, is out of the military after being convicted at a court-martial. Continue reading

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Marine connected to Charlottesville rally faces imprisonment

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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US Army commander approves Bergdahl sentence, no prison time

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

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

Former Army Capt. Continue reading

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USS Fitzgerald officer pleads guilty in collision that killed 7 sailors

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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Texas church gunman vowed not to hurt anyone 5 years earlier

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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5 years before massacre, gunman promised not to hurt anyone

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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APNewsBreak: Officer charged with soliciting graphic photos

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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Marine officer pleads guilty for failures in recruit death

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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Mass shooters use loopholes, lapses in checks to get guns

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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