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Airman From Md. Killed In Afghanistan

The U.S. Department of Defense says a 24-year-old airman from Peterson Air Force Base has died in Afghanistan.


Bradley Manning has told of leaking classified diplomatic reports, along with this secret video, to the whistleblower website Wikileaks.org.  (AP Photo)

Accused Soldier Seen As Hero Or Traitor

The document in which Pfc. Bradley Manning allegedly confessed to giving classified information to WikiLeaks also includes a rationale that has made him a hero among peace and anti-secrecy activists worldwide: “I want people to see the truth.”


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Special Birthday Wish Comes True For 10-Year-Old Baltimore Boy

A secret surprise for one boy celebrating his birthday brings a soldier home to Baltimore.



U.S., Md. Flags Lowered To Honor Baltimore Soldier

Maryland and U.S. flags will be lowered to honor a soldier from Baltimore who was killed while serving in Afghanistan.



Washington And Lee University Aquires Confederate Soldier’s Diary

The university plans to display Alexander Sterrett Paxton’s diary containing vivid accounts of Civil War battles.


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Soldier From Silver Spring Dies In Afghanistan

The Department of Defense says 24-year-old Specialist Barun Rai died Wednesday in Logar province, southeast of Kabul, of injuries sustained when a vehicle rolled over.


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U.S. Soldier Posts Video Expressing Frustration Over Airline Baggage Fees

Frustration over airline baggage fees prompts a U.S. soldier to post his story online.


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Soldier Drowned In Rocks State Park, Body Recovered

A few hours of fun and relaxation ends in horror for a group of soldiers stationed at Aberdeen Proving Ground. The soldiers headed to a popular swimming area in Rocks State Park in Harford County. One of them went in the water but never came out.


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Funeral Held For WWII Soldier Returned To Maryland

The remains of a Dundalk soldier killed in Germany during World War II have been laid to rest in Dundalk 66
years after he died.



Study Shows Soldiers Have Been Killing Themselves At Unprecedented Rates

A decade of war has given the U.S. military a huge problem. Soldiers have been killing themselves at an unprecedented rate.


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Training Center To Be Dedicated For Fallen Soldier

The Maryland National Guard will rename a training area for a fallen soldier.



WikiLeaks Provides $15,000 To Soldier’s Defense

Supporters of the Army private suspected in one of the biggest security breaches in U.S. history say WikiLeaks has fulfilled its pledge to aid in his defense by contributing $15,100.