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Training Afghans To Take Over Bomb-Defusing

August brought a grim new statistic from Afghanistan: The death of at least 66 U.S. soldiers, making it the deadliest month for U.S. troops in nearly 10 years of war.


Petraeus Leaves Army After 37 Years

Gen. David Petraeus is bidding farewell to the Army that has been his life and the troops that have been his family for 37 years.


9-11 Coloring Book Causes Controversy

Is it an attention-grabbing publicity stunt, or an effort to educate kids about the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, and the decade of fighting that followed?


Walter Reed Was The Army’s Wake-Up Call In 2007

For more than a century, the Walter Reed Army Medical Center was known as the hospital that catered to presidents and generals. Eisenhower was treated and died there. So, too, did Gens. “Black Jack” Pershing, Douglas MacArthur and George Marshall.


Shooting suspect admits in court to killing U.S. airmen

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — A 21-year-old Kosovo Albanian confessed in court Wednesday to killing two U.S. airmen at the Frankfurt airport, saying in emotional testimony at the opening of his trial that he had been influenced by radical Islamic propaganda online.


Documentary highlights last-minute doubts on bin Laden raid

A two-hour documentary set to air on Tuesday casts fresh doubts on the Osama bin Laden raid, The Associated Press reported.





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