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Army Vietnam Medal of Honor Recipients Join Hall of Heroes

September 16, 2014 - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel honored two “remarkable” Americans today as he led the induction of the Army’s two most recent Medal of Honor recipients into the Pentagon’s Hall of Heroes here.

Obama Details Major Increase in U.S. Ebola Response

September 16, 2014 - In a whole-of-government approach and with international partners, the United States is significantly upping its response to the West African Ebola epidemic to save lives now and halt future outbreaks.

Achieving Art of the Possible Through Partnerships

September 15, 2014 - In an operating environment focused on discovering new ways to save time, Airmen and civilian partners gathered at the 2014 Air Force Association’s Air & Space Conference and Technology Exposition to listen to a presentation.

Executive Discusses Hispanic American Heritage Month

September 15, 2014 - Education and the willingness to move are keys for anyone getting ahead in federal service, the deputy director of resources at U.S. Africa Command in Stuttgart, Germany, said in a recent interview.

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Star-Spangled Banner Waves at Fort McHenry

September 14, 2014 - Visitors and special guests watched today as members of the U.S. Army’s 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), with the help of War of 1812 re-enactors, hoisted a 15-star, 15-stripe, full-size replica Star-Spangled Banner flag over Fort McHenry.

Dr. Biden Cheers On Athletes at Invictus Games

September 13, 2014 - Dr. Jill Biden, wife of Vice President Joe Biden, traveled to London to cheer on Team USA athletes as they compete in the 2014 Invictus Games.

Navy Suspends Search for Hornet Jet Pilot

September 13, 2014 - After an extensive search, the Navy today has ended search-and-rescue efforts for the pilot of one of the F/A-18C Hornet aircraft that crashed Sept. 12 approximately 250 nautical miles off the coast of Wake Island.

Fort Leavenworth Dedicates Library in Honor of Representative Ike Skelton

September 12, 2014 - Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond Odierno hosted a public ceremony renaming the library here in honor of deceased former Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, Missouri Representative Ike Skelton, today.

Army Investing in Soldiers and Civilians to fight war Against Hackers

September 12, 2014 - The commander who oversees the Army's cyber world spoke at the monthly breakfast of the Association of the U.S. Army on the 13th anniversary of 9/11.

Obama Exalts America’s Endurance in Wake of 9/11 Attacks

September 11, 2014 - Thirteen years after the deadliest terrorist attack on American soil, President Barack Obama spoke at an observance at the Pentagon 9/11 Memorial today to honor those who lost their lives and those who have persevered.

Transcom Officials See Improvement in Vehicle Deliveries

September 11, 2014 - U.S. Transportation Command’s privately owned vehicle fusion cell has recognized that deliveries of vehicles shipped from overseas bases are improving, based on site surveys and a sampling of shipment records, Transcom officials said.

Obama Announces Counterterror Campaign Against ISIL

September 10, 2014 - The United States will lead a broad coalition of nations to take the fight to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, President Barack Obama said in a nationally televised address tonight at the White House.

Inspector General Hotline Gives Department of Defense Employees Options

September 9, 2014 - In an organization as large as the Defense Department, bad or outdated policies or regulations can remain in place, and sometimes there are bad actors.

Pentagon Official Says Airstrikes in Iraq ‘Tremendously Effective

September 8, 2014 - Airstrikes in Iraq have been extremely successful against terrorists from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, Pentagon spokesman Army Col. Steve Warren told reporters today.

Hagel Says U.S. Backs Georgia’s New NATO Standing and Boosts Defense Support

September 7, 2014 - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel made his first official visit to Georgia today following his participation at the NATO Summit in Wales.

Air Force Global Strike and Air Reserve Component Leaders Discuss ‘Way Ahead’

September 6, 2014 - Air Force Global Strike Command hosted its first Air Reserve Component focus day here, Aug. 26 and 27.

U.S. Military Conducts Airstrikes in Support of Irbil Operations

September 6, 2014 - U.S. military forces continued to attack terrorists from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant yesterday and today in support of operations near Irbil, Iraq.

Better Buying Power 3.0 Shifts Emphasis to Innovation

September 5, 2014 - The projected release next month of Better Buying Power 3.0, the latest iteration of a Pentagon initiative designed to achieve dominant capabilities through technical excellence and innovation, will shift the Defense Department’s focus.

Department of Defense Agrees to Share Space Data with South Korea

September 5, 2014 - The Defense Department has signed a memorandum of understanding to share space situational awareness data with South Korea’s Defense Ministry, Pentagon officials said today.

First Lady Thanks Military Family Support Personnel

September 4, 2014 - First Lady Michelle Obama teamed up with actor Bradley Cooper yesterday to place a conference call to military support personnel to thank them for their continued service to military families.

Pentagon Notes ‘Exceptionally Capable’ Russian Force

September 4, 2014 - The Russian troops amassed along the Ukrainian border have evolved to an exceptionally capable force, Defense Department spokesman Army Col. Steven Warren told Pentagon reporters today.

Credentialing Effort Helps Troops Enter Private Sector

September 3, 2014 - A Defense Department initiative is helping service members who plan to leave the military acquire civilian credentials for technical professions so they can move more quickly into the private sector.

1st Cavalry Unit Selected for South Korea Deployment

September 3, 2014 - The U.S. Army's III Corps announced today, the rotational deployment of Fort Hood's 3rd Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, to Camp Hovey and Camp Stanley, in South Korea, in October.

Humanitarian Operations and Airstrikes Will Continue in Iraq

September 2, 2014 - Air operations in Iraq continue in support of President Barack Obama’s directives to support Iraqi and Kurdish forces in their fight with terrorists from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.
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