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Armed Forces

Jennifer Hunt

4 Servicewomen Sue Government To Be Treated Equally

Women in the U.S. military are fighting the government for its policy banning female servicemembers from direct combat roles. A Maryland soldier is at the center of the controversial issue. She’s suing the Department of Defense, saying the policy hurts her chances for a promotion.

12/04/2012

The transfer case containing the remains of U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Gregory T. Buckley is moved by a U.S. Marine carry team. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: National Security Shouldn’t Get Lost In This Campaign

Our economy is on a slow recovery – slower than anyone wants. But the lack of serious discussion about national security and the world we live in is troubling.

08/27/2012

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Recruiters: End Of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Is Good News

Maryland recruiters are preparing for more applicants know that “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” has come to an end.

09/21/2011

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30 U.S. Troops Killed After Their Helicopter Went Down

We now know more about the 30 US troops killed when their helicopter went down over Afghanistan.

08/08/2011