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  1. Marines open infantry training to hundreds more female officersRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Marine Corps Times

    The opportunity for women to attend the Marines' Infantry Officer Course experiment won't be limited to entry-level officers for much longer.

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  2. 2-star nominated to advise CMCRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marine Corps Times

    Maj. Gen. James B. Laster has been nominated for promotion to lieutenant general and assignment as director of Marine Corps Staff at the Pentagon, where he would serve as a top adviser to the incoming commandant, Gen.

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  3. Opinion: Deck stacked against women in experimental task forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Marine Corps Times

    A female Marine lieutenant and her male counterparts at the Infantry Officer Course get their next orders after completing land navigation at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Virginia, in July 2013.

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  4. Marines' retail therapy problems lead to new program addressing...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Marine Corps Times

    Marine officials are intent on developing a new personal financial management curriculum that will focus on the emotional triggers that lead to poor spending.

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  5. Marines' retail therapy problems lead to new program addressing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Marine Corps Times

    Marine officials are intent on developing a new personal financial management curriculum that will focus on the emotional triggers that lead to poor spending.

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  6. Iwo Jima-style landings are a relic of the past, says top Marine generalRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | Marine Corps Times

    Marines with India Company, Battalion Landing Team, 3rd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit run on the beach during an amphibious assault demonstration in 2009.

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  7. Incoming academy class files into plebe life on I-DayRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Marine Corps Times

    It was the first day of the rest of their lives Tuesday as 1,192 plebes said goodbye to their families and hello to the military on Induction Day at the Naval Academy.

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  8. Marine who disappeared in Iraq in U.S. custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 29 | Marine Corps Times

    In this July 19, 2004, file photo, Cpl. Wassef Ali Hassoun prepares himself as he waits to make a statement to a large crowd of media outside the gates to USMC Base Quantico, Va.

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  9. Amos rejects recent critique of amphibious combat vehicleRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 26 | Marine Corps Times

    Marine Corps Commandant Gen. Jim Amos said he welcomes critical thought and wasn't offended by a position paper, written by two field-grade infantry officers and published by Marine Corps Times, challenging his procurement strategy.

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  10. Amos counters experts' critique of Corps' directionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 24 | Marine Corps Times

    Gen. Jim Amos, the commandant of the Marine Corps, is defending the service's plan to develop a wheeled amphibious vehicle, as two armor experts who served as career infantrymen lobby to scrap the service's current procurement plans.

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  11. Corps to improve LAVs' mobility and reliabilityRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 22 | Marine Corps Times

    A light-armored reconnaissance vehicle patrols through a small Norwegian village during Cold Response 14. The Corps is planning upgrades to keep the service's 925 LAVs viable through 2035.

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  12. Marine one-star: We set Iraqis up for success, they're blowing itRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 19 | Marine Corps Times

    Brig. Gen. William Mullen, director of the Capabilities Development Directorate at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., is publishing a book about his experiences as a battalion commander in Fallujah, Iraq.

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  13. First enlisted graduates of Command Staff College usher in sea change of Corps leadershipRead the original story

    Monday Jun 16 | Marine Corps Times

    Two sergeants major have become the first enlisted Marines to graduate from the Marine Corps Command and Staff College, both earning master's degrees in military studies on June 4 following a 10-month resident course.

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  14. New optics to give sight at night, through fog and dustRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 16 | Marine Corps Times

    The Marine Corps is planning to field a new, off-the-shelf thermal weapon sight, primarily for use on M16 and M4 rifles, that will allow Marines to identify and engage targets in low light, no light or obscured conditions due to fog, smoke or dust and sand.

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  15. First enlisted graduates of Command Staff College usher in sea change of Corps leadershipRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 14 | Marine Corps Times

    Two sergeants major have become the first enlisted Marines to graduate from the Marine Corps Command and Staff College, both earning master's degrees in military studies on June 4 following a 10-month resident course.

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  16. Iraq War vets angry, distraught as insurgents gain groundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 13 | Marine Corps Times

    A destroyed Iraqi army armored vehicle is seen on a street of the northern city of Mosul on June 12. Islamic militants have been routing Iraqi army and police forces in recent days.

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  17. Marine Corps manpower experts answer your re-enlistment questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2014 | Marine Corps Times

    The Marine Corps publicized its re-enlistment town hall on May 15 with this photo illustration on its Facebook page.

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  18. Reserve to draw down by 1,100 MarinesRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2014 | Marine Corps Times

    The Maine Corps Reserve will take its own manpower hit as officials prepare to draw down by 1,100 Marines over three years.

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  19. CNO wants to reward fleet sailors, Marines on long deploymentsRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | Marine Corps Times

    Marines with Fighter Attack Squadron 312 returned April 17 after a nine-month deployment aboard the carrier Truman.

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  20. Corps to see complete overhaul of junior enlisted leadership trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2014 | Marine Corps Times

    Staff Sgt. Heath Martin, a Corporals Course instructor, examines Cpl. Christopher Croce's uniform.

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