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Gitmo Officer: Limits On Female Guards Puts Mission At Risk

The commander of a top-secret Guantanamo prison housing unit testified Wednesday that two court orders barring female guards from jobs requiring physical contact with certain Muslim detainees could jeopardize the safety of his operation by limiting his staffing options.

01/28/2015

Sgt. Maj. Wardell B. Turner, 48, of Nanticoke was killed Monday in Kabul. (Credit: U.S. Army)

Soldier From Md. To Be Buried At Arlington National Cemetery

A soldier from Wicomico County who was killed in Afghanistan will be laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery.

01/04/2015

Sgt. Maj. Wardell B. Turner, 48, of Nanticoke was killed Monday in Kabul. (Credit: U.S. Army)

Eastern Shore Soldier Dies Serving In Afghanistan

A highly-decorated soldier and father of five from Wicomico County is one of two soldiers who were killed in Afghanistan.

11/27/2014

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Marine Who Dived On A Grenade To Save A Soldier Receives Medal Of Honor

Honoring a soldier’s bravery. President Barack Obama presents the Medal of Honor to an Iraq and Afghanistan war veteran who nearly died saving a fellow Marine.

06/19/2014

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Bergdahl’s Release Has Politicians Divided On Capitol Hill

The wait is over. After five years, Bowe Bergdahl–an American soldier held in captivity by the Taliban–is returning home to the United States. But his welcome home comes with mixed feelings.

06/12/2014

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Md. Soldier From Hispanic-Only Army Unit Feted

A 96-year-old Korean War veteran is being recognized as Maryland’s last living member of a segregated, Spanish-speaking U.S. Army unit nicknamed the Borinqueneers.

06/02/2014

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Family Of Kidnapped American Asks U.S. To Do More

Relatives of kidnapped American development expert Warren Weinstein are celebrating the release of U.S. soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan and asking the government to work harder to secure Weinstein’s release.

05/31/2014

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National Guard Facility Named For Md. Soldier

A physical fitness center at a National Guard facility will be named for a Baltimore soldier who was killed while serving in Afghanistan.

05/14/2014

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Former Soldier Gets 7 Years In Terrorism Case

A former Army soldier accused of trying to provide support to a terrorist organization in Somalia after he left the military has been sentenced to seven years in prison in connection with the case.

01/13/2014

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Ex-Soldier Facing Terrorism Charge To Plead Guilty

A former Army soldier accused of trying to provide support to a terrorist organization in Somalia after he left the military intends to plead guilty in connection with the case, court documents show.

01/09/2014

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Soldier Charged With Second Home Invasion Robbery

A Maryland soldier already charged in a central Pennsylvania home invasion and assault of two 17-year-old boys now faces an attempted homicide charge connected to a second home invasion on the same night.

12/17/2013

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Convicted WikiLeaks Soldier Doing Well In Prison

A lawyer for Army Pvt. Chelsea Manning said in a blog post on Thursday the soldier is doing well as she goes through processing at the military prison at Fort Leavenworth.

08/29/2013

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