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  1. Reports say Apache may have gotten tangled in utility wiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 | Stars and Stripes

    An AH-64 Apache helicopter flies over the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif., Nov. 11, 2014. An Apache that crashed in South Korea Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, killing both pilots may have collided with a power pylon or high-tension wires, according to South Korea media.


  2. McHugh: Uncertain budget, global demands have Army at 'ragged edge'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    The Army's top civilian on Monday urged Congress to provide the military every cent it can as instability around the world forces soldiers to expand their training to combat increasing threats. Army Secretary John McHugh said Monday that the number of missions and the questions about money have left U.S. forces at "the ragged edge" of its ability to prepare.


  3. Fort Carson commander's plan aims to improve discipline, increase engagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Gonsalves, who assumed command of the post in May, spends much of his time focused on overseas missions, where the 4th Infantry Division has troops in Europe and the Middle East. But an increasing focus for the general is how troops live and behave at home.


  4. Fort Carson soldiers practice air assault skills during training exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Obscenities, profanities and vulgarities could sometimes be heard above the sound of rifles and machine guns. Eight days into a training exercise for Fort Carson's 2nd Brigade Combat Team, intense sergeants barked at their charges to stay on task as lieutenants, most of them new on the job, learned leadership on the fly.


  5. Fort Carson soldier who died in California training incident identifiedRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    A Fort Carson soldier who died Wednesday after a training exercise in California has been identified as Staff Sgt. Christopher Popham, officials announced Thursday.


  6. Fort Carson soldier dead in California training incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    A Fort Carson soldier died Wednesday from injuries he suffered six days earlier after an eight-wheeled Stryker vehicle rolled during a training exercise at the National Training Center in Fort Irwin, Calif. The soldier, whose name was not released, was in California with the post's 4,500-soldier 1st Brigade Combat Team, which has been drilling in the Mojave Desert for the past month.


  7. Army vet gets prison time for taking bribe in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    A U.S. Army veteran was sentenced Tuesday to 2 A1 2 years in prison for taking a $20,000 bribe in exchange for allowing an Afghan truck driver to take thousands of gallons of fuel from the military base in Afghanistan where he was based, authorities said. Anthony Don Tran of Stockton, Calif., pleaded guilty June 9 to bribery of a public official, the U.S. Justice Department said.


  8. Operation Dragon Spear shows off Army strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Paratroopers assigned to the 1st Battalion, 325th Airborne Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, clear buildings during an assault on an enemy-held urban environment at the National Training Center at Fort Irwin, Calif., Aug. 10, 2015. The 1st Bn.


  9. US Army Forces Command gets new leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Gen. Mark A. Milley, who had commanded U.S. Army Forces Command since August 2014, relinquished command of Fort Bragg's only four-star command to Gen. Robert B. Abrams.


  10. More than 2,500 Idaho Army National Guard troops head to Calif. for elite trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Snipers from the 1st Squadron, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment dash across the rocky desert terrain during a combined arms live fire exercise at Fort Irwin, Calif., on Aug. 5, 2015. The largest deployment of Idaho Army National Guard soldiers since the 116th Cavalry Brigade Combat Team went to Iraq in 2010-11 is taking place this month in Southern California.


  11. Fort Drum soldiers aid combined National Guard training exerciseRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Soldiers from the post helped raise the difficulty and realism for National Guard troops during a recent exercise with units from several states. Capt.


  12. Veteran who 'lost everything' gets surprise from policeRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    David Wallach woke up on his second day as an Oakland resident and soon had nothing more than the clothes on his back. The U-Haul truck the Army veteran rented was gone.


  13. Army sergeant sentenced in 2013 Afghan fuel bribery schemeRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Federal prosecutors in Georgia say an Army sergeant has been sentenced in a bribery scheme that involved Afghan truckers reselling military fuel on the black market. Prosecutors say 41-year-old James Edward Norris of Fort Irwin, California, was sentenced Thursday to 51 months in prison and ordered to pay $176,000 in restitution.


  14. Spokane Valley's Monaco Enterprises accused of overbilling U.S. militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Federal prosecutors accuse a Spokane Valley manufacturer of systematically overbilling the U.S. military, potentially involving hundreds of contracts over more than five years. The allegations against Monaco Enterprises were first raised in two whistleblower lawsuits filed in 2012.


  15. Fort Bliss soldier credited with saving life of drowning childRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    A soldier from 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division is being hailed as a hero by her fellow soldiers, but it's not for anything she did while in combat. Instead, her valorous act took place here in the El Paso community.


  16. Fort Bliss aviation unit that teams Apaches, drones gets ready to deployRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    The Army's first heavy attack reconnaissance squadron is busy training and preparing for an upcoming deployment to the Middle East this summer. The 3rd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Armored Division became the first Apache helicopter unit to make this conversion and add Shadow drones to its capabilities.


  17. Louder days ahead near JBLM as training increases in South SoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    The same postwar cost-cutting pressures that are leading the military to shrink the number of uniformed troops are also driving it to do more complex training closer to home. That means South Sound residents might notice explosions from artillery and rockets that JBLM soldiers in recent years predominantly have fired at the Yakima Training Center in Central Washington.


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