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Manning’s new lawyer decries 35-year sentence

The lawyer representing Chelsea Manning in her court-martial appeals says the soldier's 35-year sentence for leaking classified information is out of proportion with the offenses of which she was convicted.…
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WWII Purple Heart being returned to Kansas family

A Purple Heart medal awarded to a Kansas soldier killed in World War II is being returned to his family after it was found among his widow's items at a northern New York antique shop.…
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Navy bases tighten truck driver screening

The Navy is prohibiting delivery drivers from entering its installations from North Carolina to Maine if they have had a felony conviction within the past 10 years.…
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Combating Military Suicides

Veterans place flags on National Mall to draw attention to troubling military suicide rate. …
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Vietnam veterans sue military over PTSD

The U.S. military has failed to upgrade the discharges of Vietnam veterans who developed post-traumatic stress disorder, resulting in stigma and loss of benefits.…