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Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 18:45 am

Get tough with, but also work with, the Taliban

Get tough with, but also work with, the Taliban
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 18:45 am

Biden should use Afghanistan exit plan he inherited

Biden should use Afghanistan exit plan he inherited
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 18:00 am

Learning to lose now in order to win in the long run

Learning to lose now in order to win in the long run
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 17:45 am

Three soldiers killed in NY Guard helicopter crash were warrant officers who served in Afghanistan

Three soldiers killed in NY Guard helicopter crash were warrant officers who served in Afghanistan
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 17:45 am

Retired Gen. Lloyd Austin is confirmed by the Senate; becomes the first Black defense secretary

Retired Gen. Lloyd Austin is confirmed by the Senate; becomes the first Black defense secretary
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 17:00 am

For Trudeau, life after Trump off to rocky start as Biden cancels Keystone pipeline project

For Trudeau, life after Trump off to rocky start as Biden cancels Keystone pipeline project
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 16:45 am

Retired Gen. Lloyd Austin is confirmed by the Senate; will become the first Black defense secretary

Retired Gen. Lloyd Austin is confirmed by the Senate; will become the first Black defense secretary
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 15:45 am

Unusual and worthwhile sights in your own European backyard

Unusual and worthwhile sights in your own European backyard
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 15:15 am

Soldier who died in Kuwait was Texas guardsman

Soldier who died in Kuwait was Texas guardsman
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 14:15 am

National Guard members sent to Senate parking garage allowed back into Capitol, reports say

National Guard members sent to Senate parking garage allowed back into Capitol, reports say
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 14:15 am

Engine failure, pilot error caused crash that killed two airmen in Afghanistan

Engine failure, pilot error caused crash that killed two airmen in Afghanistan
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 12:15 am

'This is absurd:' Scores of National Guard members sent to Senate parking garage, soldiers say

'This is absurd:' Scores of National Guard members sent to Senate parking garage, soldiers say
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 12:15 am

South Korean police clear protestors blocking access to US Army-operated THAAD missile-defense battery

South Korean police clear protestors blocking access to US Army-operated THAAD missile-defense battery
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 12:15 am

Coronavirus kills Reserve sailor and National Guard airman

Coronavirus kills Reserve sailor and National Guard airman
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 12:15 am

Japanese groups want Biden to review Marine airfield plans, pressure North Korea to return abductees

Japanese groups want Biden to review Marine airfield plans, pressure North Korea to return abductees
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 11:45 am

Biden inherits stalled Afghan peace process and looming troop withdrawal date

Biden inherits stalled Afghan peace process and looming troop withdrawal date
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 11:00 am

Okinawa Marines ban most off-base activities as island’s coronavirus case numbers climb

Okinawa Marines ban most off-base activities as island’s coronavirus case numbers climb
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 07:45 am

Remains of National Guard troops killed in NY helicopter crash recovered

Remains of National Guard troops killed in NY helicopter crash recovered
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 07:45 am

'This is absurd:' Scores of National Guard members banished to Senate parking garage, soldiers say

'This is absurd:' Scores of National Guard members banished to Senate parking garage, soldiers say
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 07:45 am

Philippines inks $940 million deal with China to link Subic Bay and Clark Air Base by rail

Philippines inks $940 million deal with China to link Subic Bay and Clark Air Base by rail
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 04:45 am

Biden will keep Christopher Wray as FBI director

Biden will keep Christopher Wray as FBI director
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 02:45 am

Marine honored on Okinawa for saving life of fellow Marine threatening suicide

Marine honored on Okinawa for saving life of fellow Marine threatening suicide
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 02:45 am

15,000 National Guard troops in DC to return home soon

15,000 National Guard troops in DC to return home soon
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 01:45 am

Army contractors stop work on US-Mexico border wall, troops to remain for now

Army contractors stop work on US-Mexico border wall, troops to remain for now
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 00:15 am

Fauci pledges US virus support in reengagement with WHO

Fauci pledges US virus support in reengagement with WHO
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 00:15 am

All first-dose appointments postponed at 15 NYC vaccine sites

All first-dose appointments postponed at 15 NYC vaccine sites
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 22 Jan, 2021 00:15 am

California is running critically low on COVID-19 vaccines as people compete for shots

California is running critically low on COVID-19 vaccines as people compete for shots
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 23:15 am

Senate, House pass waiver for Austin, clearing way for confirmation of first Black defense secretary

Senate, House pass waiver for Austin, clearing way for confirmation of first Black defense secretary
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 22:45 am

Commander of Tennessee-based naval center is fired after investigation

Commander of Tennessee-based naval center is fired after investigation
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 21:45 am

US to resume processing thousands of stalled visas for Afghans who aided Americans

US to resume processing thousands of stalled visas for Afghans who aided Americans
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 21:45 am

House grants waiver for Austin, setting up Senate vote on Biden's choice for defense secretary

House grants waiver for Austin, setting up Senate vote on Biden's choice for defense secretary
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 21:45 am

Air Force approves longer braids, ponytails for women

Air Force approves longer braids, ponytails for women
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 21:30 am

Coronavirus kills Reserve sailor, National Guard airman, bringing military deaths from the disease to 17

Coronavirus kills Reserve sailor, National Guard airman, bringing military deaths from the disease to 17
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 21:15 am

Escaping the cacophony by strapping on snowshoes, slipping into the Great North Woods

Escaping the cacophony by strapping on snowshoes, slipping into the Great North Woods
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 21:15 am

Get away to Okinawa’s Iheya Island for turquoise-blue seas, starry skies and beautiful coral

Get away to Okinawa’s Iheya Island for turquoise-blue seas, starry skies and beautiful coral
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 21:00 am

Biden administration takes over at VA’s deadliest moment

Biden administration takes over at VA’s deadliest moment
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 20:15 am

Biden will keep Wray as FBI director

Biden will keep Wray as FBI director
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 20:00 am

Austin waiver, confirmation sent to Senate floor; House to vote on waiver

Austin waiver, confirmation sent to Senate floor; House to vote on waiver
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 19:15 am

Coming soon, maybe, to a Washington state park: Navy SEAL training exercises

Coming soon, maybe, to a Washington state park: Navy SEAL training exercises
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 19:15 am

In Florida, a D-Day veteran and friend to presidents turns 100

In Florida, a D-Day veteran and friend to presidents turns 100
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 19:15 am

Many military vets turned away for COVID-19 vaccine because they make too much money

Many military vets turned away for COVID-19 vaccine because they make too much money
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 19:15 am

COVID-19 patients struggle to get highly touted yet elusive antibody treatments

COVID-19 patients struggle to get highly touted yet elusive antibody treatments
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 19:00 am

US official: Biden proposing five-year extension of nuke treaty with Russia

US official: Biden proposing five-year extension of nuke treaty with Russia
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 17:45 am

Humble doner kebab a perfect street food for COVID-19 era hunger

Humble doner kebab a perfect street food for COVID-19 era hunger
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 17:30 am

The stories behind all the Abraham Lincoln shout-outs at Biden's inauguration

The stories behind all the Abraham Lincoln shout-outs at Biden's inauguration
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 17:15 am

British foreign ministry in Khartoum to discuss Sudan-Ethiopia tensions

British foreign ministry in Khartoum to discuss Sudan-Ethiopia tensions
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 17:00 am

MacDill Air Force Base ramps up talk and action about diversity and inclusion

MacDill Air Force Base ramps up talk and action about diversity and inclusion
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 17:00 am

Bernie Sanders — and his mittens — were everywhere on Inauguration Day. Just ask the Internet.

Bernie Sanders — and his mittens — were everywhere on Inauguration Day. Just ask the Internet.
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 15:30 am

Soldier found dead at base in Kuwait, Army says

Soldier found dead at base in Kuwait, Army says
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 14:30 am

Tributes pour in after Green Beret's noncombat death

Tributes pour in after Green Beret's noncombat death
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 14:15 am

Episode 2: Dealing with extremism in the military

Episode 2: Dealing with extremism in the military
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 12:00 am

Vaccine coming to Marine Corps air station in Japan struck by recent coronavirus wave

Vaccine coming to Marine Corps air station in Japan struck by recent coronavirus wave
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 11:30 am

Army plans new ‘Arctic brigade’ as sea levels and competition rise

Army plans new ‘Arctic brigade’ as sea levels and competition rise
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 11:00 am

Twin suicide bombings rock central Baghdad, killing at least 28

Twin suicide bombings rock central Baghdad, killing at least 28
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 09:45 am

Suicide bombs kill six in central Baghdad, police say

Suicide bombs kill six in central Baghdad, police say
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 09:30 am

Senate confirms first Biden Cabinet pick as Democrats control

Senate confirms first Biden Cabinet pick as Democrats control
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 08:30 am

Tokyo again protests to Beijing about incursions near Senkaku Islands in East China Sea

Tokyo again protests to Beijing about incursions near Senkaku Islands in East China Sea
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 08:30 am

‘America is back’: Indo-Pacific allies tweet their congratulations to Biden on inauguration

‘America is back’: Indo-Pacific allies tweet their congratulations to Biden on inauguration
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 08:15 am

Kirtland Air Force Base airman facing court-martial in fatal car crash

Kirtland Air Force Base airman facing court-martial in fatal car crash
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 08:15 am

DODEA high school drill program wins virtual competition after adding members during pandemic

DODEA high school drill program wins virtual competition after adding members during pandemic
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 04:45 am

Former GOP operative placed on administrative leave from NSA top lawyer job

Former GOP operative placed on administrative leave from NSA top lawyer job
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 04:30 am

Biden names nine members of new VA leadership

Biden names nine members of new VA leadership
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 03:15 am

Army falsely denied Flynn's brother was involved in key part of military response to Capitol riot

Army falsely denied Flynn's brother was involved in key part of military response to Capitol riot
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 03:15 am

US Army senior enlisted promotions for January, 2021

US Army senior enlisted promotions for January, 2021
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 03:15 am

Military helicopter crash kills three in training exercise in NY

Military helicopter crash kills three in training exercise in NY
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 00:15 am

A look inside Joe Biden's Oval Office

A look inside Joe Biden's Oval Office
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 00:15 am

Feds arrest Proud Boys leader Joe Biggs in wake of U.S. Capitol riot

Feds arrest Proud Boys leader Joe Biggs in wake of U.S. Capitol riot
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 21 Jan, 2021 00:15 am

Court dismisses DUI case against former top SC National Guard officer

Court dismisses DUI case against former top SC National Guard officer
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 22:15 am

Shipbuilder Electric Boat faces 'atrophied' supply chain, GAO report says

Shipbuilder Electric Boat faces 'atrophied' supply chain, GAO report says
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 22:15 am

Full text of President Joe Biden's inaugural address

Full text of President Joe Biden's inaugural address
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 21:45 am

Vaccine shortage sends Americans on the road in search of shots

Vaccine shortage sends Americans on the road in search of shots
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 21:30 am

UK suffers deadliest day of pandemic, with some hospitals ‘like a war zone’

UK suffers deadliest day of pandemic, with some hospitals ‘like a war zone’
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 20:45 am

European tripoints: A borderline learning experience

European tripoints: A borderline learning experience
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 20:15 am

UN announces talks on new Syrian constitution set to resume Jan 25

UN announces talks on new Syrian constitution set to resume Jan 25
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 19:45 am

49th Wing commander gets COVID-19 vaccine

49th Wing commander gets COVID-19 vaccine
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 19:45 am

Dat Tran to temporarily lead VA as acting secretary

Dat Tran to temporarily lead VA as acting secretary
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 19:45 am

First payment made in $50 million settlement in case of Marine killed in Beirut bombing

First payment made in $50 million settlement in case of Marine killed in Beirut bombing
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 19:45 am

More than 16,000 vaccine doses potentially spoiled in Maine and Michigan by temperature problems

More than 16,000 vaccine doses potentially spoiled in Maine and Michigan by temperature problems
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 19:45 am

January has been a roller coaster for the DC statehood effort

January has been a roller coaster for the DC statehood effort
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 19:45 am

Trump signs executive order for study of troops at ‘black goo’ base who got cancer

Trump signs executive order for study of troops at ‘black goo’ base who got cancer
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 19:45 am

Air Force issues a national call for a 3D scanner

Air Force issues a national call for a 3D scanner
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 19:45 am

Biden names new VA leadership

Biden names new VA leadership
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 17:30 am

Mayor says Madrid blast kills two; apparently linked to gas leak

Mayor says Madrid blast kills two; apparently linked to gas leak
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 17:30 am

David Norquist takes over as acting defense secretary

David Norquist takes over as acting defense secretary
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 17:15 am

With executive orders, Biden to reverse Trump policies on environment, immigration

With executive orders, Biden to reverse Trump policies on environment, immigration
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 17:15 am

Veteran sues retailers after finding image of him in Afghanistan for sale on posters

Veteran sues retailers after finding image of him in Afghanistan for sale on posters
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 05:30 am

'Shameful': US coronavirus deaths top 400K, may surpass American WWII death toll by week's end

'Shameful': US coronavirus deaths top 400K, may surpass American WWII death toll by week's end
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 05:30 am

‘Terminal Lance’ creator makes animation debut with 3D short about Marine Corps hijinks

‘Terminal Lance’ creator makes animation debut with 3D short about Marine Corps hijinks
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 03:00 am

Austin commits to relying on career civilians to craft Pentagon policy, if he becomes defense secretary

Austin commits to relying on career civilians to craft Pentagon policy, if he becomes defense secretary
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 00:30 am

Army veteran charged with five new felonies in Iowa Trump rally shooting

Army veteran charged with five new felonies in Iowa Trump rally shooting
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 20 Jan, 2021 00:30 am

No Mall crowd, no walk down Pennsylvania Ave., and other ways Biden's inauguration will differ

No Mall crowd, no walk down Pennsylvania Ave., and other ways Biden's inauguration will differ
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 19 Jan, 2021 22:00 am

The Marine Band has played at every inauguration since Jefferson, and the tradition will carry on this year

The Marine Band has played at every inauguration since Jefferson, and the tradition will carry on this year
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 19 Jan, 2021 22:00 am

Man gets life sentence after pleading guilty to beating 94-year-old WWII veteran to death

Man gets life sentence after pleading guilty to beating 94-year-old WWII veteran to death
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 19 Jan, 2021 22:00 am

Panel experts say China, WHO should have acted quicker to stop pandemic

Panel experts say China, WHO should have acted quicker to stop pandemic
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 19 Jan, 2021 21:45 am

Soldier arrested in suspected plot to blow up NYC 9/11 Memorial

Soldier arrested in suspected plot to blow up NYC 9/11 Memorial
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 19 Jan, 2021 21:15 am

Kremlin brushes aside Western calls to release opposition leader Navalny

Kremlin brushes aside Western calls to release opposition leader Navalny
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 19 Jan, 2021 19:30 am

Two Fort Bliss soldiers die in traffic accidents, one day apart

Two Fort Bliss soldiers die in traffic accidents, one day apart
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 19 Jan, 2021 19:30 am

New Mexico regulators tackling cancer-causing PFAS pollution near military bases

New Mexico regulators tackling cancer-causing PFAS pollution near military bases
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 19 Jan, 2021 18:45 am

Information is sought on West Virginia WWII soldier killed while helping to free Belgium

Information is sought on West Virginia WWII soldier killed while helping to free Belgium
Stars and Stripes stripes.com 19 Jan, 2021 16:30 am

Director of national intelligence nominee says no room for politics in intel agencies

Director of national intelligence nominee says no room for politics in intel agencies