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The United States will deploy for the first time armed Predator drones over Libya to strike more accurately at Col. Moammar Gadhafi's forces loyal and protect civilians, especially in urban areas, defense officials said Thursday.
Quarterback Kriss Proctor goes about his business during Navy's spring practice sessions in a noncontact jersey. The sophomores vying to earn a job as the senior's immediate backup are picking up a few more bruises this month.
The Army private accused of leaking a massive database of confidential U.S. diplomatic communications to the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks is being moved from solitary confinement in a maximum-security cell at the Quantico, Va., Marine Corps Base to a new medium-security detention facility at the Fort Leavenworth military prison in Kansas.
Tea-party budget hawks keen on cutting military spending and foreign aid will find plenty to like in the deal struck by President Obama and congressional leaders.
Soldiers offended by the sight of two male Marines kissing in public better not mention that fact to their superiors. Under President Obama, the new "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" rules turn the Clinton-era policy on its head. Now those who embrace traditional moral values are the ones being told to stay in the closet.
It has been 19 years since Frederick Vare got his first car. He recalls that his father made arrangements for him to get the car in May 1988 at the end of his junior year of high school in Liverpool, N.Y.
John Tillman will arrive Friday at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium as he has on so many other spring days in his coaching career. He'll make his way through an entrance in the closed end zone.
Preparations for repealing the military's ban on openly homosexual service members have proceeded very well — even among Marines, who have not demonstrated any resistance, the Marine Corps commandant testified Thursday.