Area Army recruiters look at women in military

Senators aim to enhance voting rights for military

Two senators said Wednesday they want Congress to improve voting opportunities for hundreds of thousands of U.S. military personnel stationed abroad by tightening rules on states for getting absentee ballots to them.…
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Fort Riley change in command

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Change of Command Ceremony at Ft. Riley

The 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division held a change of command ceremony this morning at Cavalry Parade Field on Fort Riley. …
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Commander: Morale in Manning’s unit suffered

U.S. soldier Bradley Manning’s former commander in Iraq says morale among his troops “took a hit” after they learned their colleague was suspected of leaking thousands of classified documents.…
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Bigger posts absorb cuts as Army downsizes

In axing a dozen combat brigades in the face of steep spending cuts and the wind-down of two wars, the Army says it is trying to ease the sting by spreading it around.…
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Army reductions will affect 10 US bases

The Army’s plans to eliminate a dozen combat brigades by 2017 will affect 10 military bases in eight states. A brigade is between 3,500 and 5,000 troops.…
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US military deaths in Afghanistan at 2,109

As of Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at least 2,109 members of the U.S. military had died in Afghanistan as a result of the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, according to an Associated Press count.…
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Army to cut 1 brigade at Fort Riley

The Army says it will eliminate one infantry brigade at Fort Riley as the military reduces its overall number of soldiers by September 2017.…
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Army to cut brigades at 10 US bases

The U.S. Army is slashing the number of combat brigades from 45 to 33, and shifting thousands of soldiers out of bases around the county…
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US senator to Russia: Turn over Snowden

A U.S. senator has written the Russian ambassador urging Moscow to turn over former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden.…
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Mikulski backs oversight of military academies

U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski has called on the Pentagon to increase oversight and accountability of military service academy superintendents in response to increasing rates of sexual assaults.…
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Militants kill 6 soldiers in northwest Pakistan

A senior police official says militants attacked a military convoy with rocket-propelled grenades and other heavy weapons in northwest Pakistan, killing six soldiers.…