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U.S. Army identifies remains of last missing soldier in Iraqupdated: Sun Feb 26 2012 23:55:00

The U.S. Army said Sunday it has identified the remains of the last missing U.S. service member unaccounted for in Iraq.

CNNMoney: Hydrogen fuel cell vehicles join the Armyupdated: Thu Feb 23 2012 08:33:00

The United States Army is looking at hydrogen fuel cell vehicles, hoping that sometime in the near future they'll play some important military roles, maybe even on the battlefield.

SI.com: Brian Perroni: Ranking the top 2012 recruiting classes by defensive positionupdated: Tue Feb 07 2012 14:28:00

Now that the dust has settled from Signing Day, the winners of the 2012 recruiting cycle have emerged. And the top classes are deeper than just the big names. Here's a look at which teams fared best, on a position-by-position basis, on defense.

Why can't country music deal with race?updated: Tue Nov 08 2011 10:31:00

On November 8, 1965, 48 American soldiers lost their lives during "Operation Hump" after the 400 men of the 173 Airborne Brigade were ambushed by roughly 1,200 Viet Cong fighters.

U.S. soldier gets 10 years in prison for rape in South Koreaupdated: Tue Nov 01 2011 13:54:00

A South Korean court sentenced a U.S. soldier to 10 years in prison for raping an 18-year-old South Korean girl in September, court officials said Tuesday.

Arlington National Cemetery to create full record of gravesupdated: Tue Aug 30 2011 20:53:00

For the first time in its history, Arlington National Cemetery may soon have an accurate record of all the people buried there. The project involves the creation of a digital database that now is substantially complete, according to officials with the Graveside Accountability Task Force.

The Old Guard carries on in all kinds of weather, including hurricanesupdated: Tue Aug 30 2011 12:25:00

The U.S. Army's 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment -- The Old Guard -- has posted watch at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery every second of every day for more than 63 years.

After trauma, teaching hopeupdated: Fri Aug 19 2011 07:11:00

The number of young men and women from the U.S. Army who committed suicide last month was so devastatingly high that it set a dismal new record.

'Trophy killing' photos releasedupdated: Wed Mar 23 2011 05:42:00

The U.S. Army is reacting to damaging photos being released by a German magazine. CNN's Drew Griffin investigates.

Photos published of alleged U.S. atrocities in Afghanistanupdated: Tue Mar 22 2011 11:18:00

The German news outlet Der Spiegel has published photographs of what appear to be two U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan posing over the bodies of dead Afghans -- images which threaten to further complicate the American military effort there.

How video games can make you smarterupdated: Mon Jan 31 2011 07:03:00

Critics often accuse video games of making players lazy, inept and socially awkward. Contrary to popular belief, though, many build, not burn brain cells by requiring extensive problem solving, teamwork and dynamic decision-making skills.

Suicide rate doubles for Army National Guardupdated: Wed Jan 19 2011 17:23:00

The U.S. Army announced Wednesday that the number of suicides rose again last year to almost one a day, despite major efforts to identify and help at-risk soldiers.

Army to implement new mental health screening proceduresupdated: Wed Jan 19 2011 12:55:00

The U.S. Army hopes it can do a better job of preventing mental health problems in the ranks with more aggressive screening of troops -- before they ship out to a war zone.

Once homeless vet's mission to save his brothers-in-armsupdated: Thu Nov 11 2010 07:39:00

I am a U.S. Army veteran and I was once homeless and struggling with addiction. After I got out of the service, I was introduced to alcohol and drugs. I ended up on the street where I lived in drug houses, and saw shootings and crime of all types.

Fort Hood marks anniversary of shooting rampageupdated: Fri Nov 05 2010 19:14:00

A year after a lone gunman went on a deadly shooting rampage inside a soldier processing center at Fort Hood, friends, colleagues and family members of the 13 victims gathered Friday at the U.S. Army base in Texas to pay tribute to their loved ones.

Blasting rocks with the U.S. Armyupdated: Mon Jun 07 2010 22:19:00

CNN's Dan Rivers boards a gunship to see how the U.S. military is testing its readiness amid rising Korean tensions.

General won't be punished for remarks on policy on gaysupdated: Wed Mar 31 2010 13:20:00

A senior U.S. Army general who publicly asked for criticism of the president's effort to repeal the ban on openly gay service members will not be reprimanded, according to the secretary of the Army.

2 U.S. Army pilots killed in Iraq helicopter accidentupdated: Mon Feb 22 2010 02:35:00

Two U.S. Army pilots died Sunday in a helicopter accident in Iraq, the military said.

SI.com: Shariff Floyd: Getting ready to announce my choice at U.S. Army All-American gameupdated: Wed Jan 06 2010 15:22:00

Sharrif Floyd, a 6-foot-3 and 310-pound senior at George Washington High in Philadelphia, is one of the top defensive linemen in the nation. Floyd was named the MVP of the TEST Sports Clubs Premier Showcase in June and won the Maxwell Award at Football University in the same month, earning an invite to the prestigious Top Gun camp in July. With dozens of college offers to choose from, Floyd will announce his decision during Saturday's U.S. Army All-American Bowl in San Antonio.

SI.com: Kristian Dyer: Stud Georgia RB Abernathy IV doing prominent family name proudupdated: Tue Dec 01 2009 18:03:00

After a season-ending loss to Callaway in the Georgia state playoffs, junior running back Ralph David Abernathy IV walked off the bus upon arrival at Westminster Academy, ready to meet his parents and get home. Head down and still feeling the sting of the loss, Abernathy was pulled aside by a sophomore teammate who put his arm around him and told him that this was now Abernathy's team.

Photo Gallery: Massacre on a U.S. Army baseupdated: Sat Nov 07 2009 08:06:00

Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan, a psychiatrist who worked in a hospital at Fort Hood, the nation's biggest Army base, is blamed for the deaths of 12 soldiers and one civilian, military officials said.

Army allows Sikh to keep beard, turban, uncut hairupdated: Wed Oct 28 2009 12:31:00

The U.S Army has granted a member of a religious minority permission to keep his turban, beard and uncut hair while he serves in the military, the Pentagon and a group representing him said.

SI.com: Sharrif Floyd: What it's like to be an All-Americaupdated: Tue Oct 20 2009 14:39:00

Sharrif Floyd, a 6-foot-3 and 310-pound senior at George Washington High in Philadelphia, is one of the top defensive linemen in the nation. Floyd was named the MVP of the Premier Showcase in June and won the Maxwell Award at Football University in the same month, earning an invite to the prestigious Top Gun camp in July. With dozens of college offers to choose from, this week he was named as a member of the East team for the 2010 U.S. Army All-American Bowl. Floyd will regularly check in with SI.com to discuss his season and the recruiting process.

Dog handler appeals conviction in Abu Ghraib caseupdated: Thu Oct 08 2009 16:49:00

He's already served the time, but lawyers Thursday argued to clear his name as onetime U.S. Army Sgt. Michael Smith appeals a conviction for the torture of detainees once held at the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq.

Yellow ribbons, vigil for hometown's captured soldierupdated: Thu Jul 23 2009 13:26:00

Jeff Gunter stood on his flatbed truck and spoke directly to U.S. Army Pvt. Bowe Bergdahl, captured by the Taliban in Afghanistan.

Defense secretary to add up to 22,000 troops to U.S. Armyupdated: Mon Jul 20 2009 15:04:00

Defense Secretary Robert Gates announced Monday that he plans to increase the size of the U.S. Army by up to 22,000 troops.

African-American women's battalion from WWII honoredupdated: Thu Feb 26 2009 08:27:00

The honors were late but still well-received Wednesday for members of the first all-African-American, all-female unit to serve overseas in World War II.

Women of WWII honoredupdated: Thu Feb 26 2009 08:27:00

Members of the first all African-American, all-female unit to serve overseas were honored on Wednesday.

Army medic gets life in killing of 4 Iraqisupdated: Sat Feb 21 2009 09:12:00

A U.S. Army medic was sentenced Friday to life in prison with the possibility of parole after being convicted of murdering four detainees in Iraq, a U.S. military spokesman in Germany said.

Soldier critical of Iraq war dies after auto wreckupdated: Thu Feb 05 2009 16:35:00

A third soldier who signed on to a 2007 newspaper column criticizing the war in Iraq has died.

Fife and Drum practiceupdated: Thu Jan 15 2009 15:01:00

The U.S. Army Old Guard's Fife and Drum Corps practice for January's inauguration parade.

New Army technology could save soldiers' livesupdated: Mon Dec 22 2008 14:06:00

Regrowing a fingertip cut off in an accident sounds like something from a futuristic movie. But with innovative technology developed by the U.S. Army, such regrowth is possible today.

Army unveils latest gadgetsupdated: Mon Dec 22 2008 14:06:00

At a recent conference, the U.S. Army unveiled an array of cutting-edge technology to help its soldiers.

SI.com: Kevin Armstrong: Gateway keeps winning; Oscar Smith, Glenville enter updated: Wed Oct 08 2008 16:59:00

The Gateway (Monroeville, Pa.) Gators are chomping their way through the Keystone State. With a defense anchored by two Ohio State recruits (Dorian Bell and Corey Brown), no team has come within 28 points of Terry Smith's squad. Both future Buckeyes were also named to the U.S. Army All-American Game last week.

Time.com: 3 US Soldiers Charged With Murder in Iraqupdated: Wed Sep 17 2008 10:00:00

The U.S. Army has charged three soldiers with murder for their role in the killing of Iraqis last year

Time.com: Report: Soldiers Gave $2.8B to Iraqisupdated: Mon Aug 11 2008 09:45:00

A U.S. Army program in which soldiers pay cash to Iraqis to help with expenses, large and small, has spent $2.8 billion in five years, The Washington Post reported

First female four-star U.S. Army general nominatedupdated: Tue Jun 24 2008 14:59:00

America's first female four-star general has been nominated, the Pentagon announced Monday.

Time.com: The Best General in the Iraqi Army?updated: Mon Jun 09 2008 10:00:00

"General Ali" has helped make the Lutufiyah area, once one of the most dangerous in the country, one of Iraq's safest. Can his model be replicated elsewhere?

Amputee vets see eye-to-eye on Segwaysupdated: Fri May 09 2008 16:19:00

U.S. Army Sgt. Jacque Keeslar lost both legs in Iraq nearly two years ago. To get around, he relies on a wheelchair and a pair of artificial legs, which help him walk in short bursts.

German police kill U.S. soldierupdated: Fri Mar 14 2008 09:27:00

German police in a Bavarian town shot and killed a U.S. soldier overnight after what appeared to be a violent domestic incident, local police said.

Concern mounts over rising troop suicidesupdated: Sun Feb 03 2008 08:34:00

Every day, five U.S. soldiers try to kill themselves. Before the Iraq war began, that figure was less than one suicide attempt a day.

War and suicidesupdated: Sun Feb 03 2008 08:34:00

New Army numbers indicate suicides by U.S. soldiers may have hit an all-time high last year. CNN's Jamie Mcintyre reports.

SI.com: Andy Staples: Under Armour, Army battle for talent; more recruitingupdated: Sun Jan 13 2008 18:58:00

Kevin Plank, the former Maryland football walk-on who founded Under Armour, didn't seem concerned on Saturday that the U.S. Army All-American Bowl had a seven-year head start on the fledgling Under Armour All-America game.

U.S. troops turn to faith amid realities of warupdated: Sun Dec 23 2007 09:24:00

In the waning sunlight hour of a chilly winter afternoon, a chorus of Hebrew prayer rises from a small, fluorescent lit room on the outskirts of Baghdad.

Reconciling war with faithupdated: Sun Dec 23 2007 09:24:00

Muslim, Christian and Jewish-American troops say religion helps them cope with war. CNN's Alphonso Van Marsh reports.

I-Reporters look for honesty, accuracy in debate responsesupdated: Thu Nov 29 2007 09:39:00

Republican presidential candidates traded plenty of jabs during Wednesday night's CNN/YouTube debate. CNN.com viewers analyzed their answers for substance and truth and pointed out where candidates gave stellar responses or left their audience asking more questions. Below is a collection of their responses, some of which have been edited for length and clarity.

U.S. hands over securityupdated: Mon Oct 29 2007 18:38:00

U.S. Army hands over responsibility for security of Karbala province to the Iraqi military in a ceremony.

Business 2.0: A projector for cell phonesupdated: Tue Oct 16 2007 12:36:00

Many phones can play just about any video you want as long as you're willing to watch it on a 3-inch LCD. But a supplier of wearable displays for the U.S. Army wants to change that.

Iran's parliament votes to label CIA, U.S. Army 'terrorist' groupsupdated: Sat Sep 29 2007 20:22:00

The Iranian parliament on Saturday voted to designate the United States' Central Intelligence Agency and the U.S. Army as terrorist organizations, IRNA, the country's state-run news agency, reported.

Time.com: Fallout From the War at Homeupdated: Tue Jul 31 2007 15:00:00

A new study shows soaring rates of child abuse and neglect in military families after a parent's deployment

Thousands join anti-U.S. march marking Baghdad's fallupdated: Mon Apr 09 2007 06:26:00

Thousands of anti-U.S. protesters marched in the Shiite holy city of Najaf on Monday to mark the fourth anniversary of the fall of Baghdad.

CNNMoney: Stocks struggle higher in post-holiday tradingupdated: Tue Dec 26 2006 09:01:00

Wall Street struggled Tuesday as stocks fought for gains after surging but ultimately disappointing sales over the Christmas weekend.

57,000 U.S. troops headed for Iraq in early 2007updated: Fri Nov 17 2006 12:06:00

About 57,000 U.S. troops will be sent to Iraq in early 2007 to maintain the current force levels there, Pentagon officials said Friday.

U.S. officer describes disarray in Iraqi army updated: Thu Nov 02 2006 12:10:00

In an assessment for a military journal, a U.S. Army officer who advised Iraqi troops concludes the goal of having Iraq control its security "will exceed" the new army's capability "for some time to come."

Business 2.0: The War on Terror, Now in Storesupdated: Fri Oct 20 2006 10:42:00

How did a formula the U.S. Army sprays on its hazmat suits to help fight biological attack turn into a product that helps homeowners fight mold? Sheer luck, says Mark Goldstein, CEO of Scott's Liqu...

Business 2.0: Gadget-Paloozaupdated: Sat Jul 01 2006 00:01:00

Staying abreast of the latest technology isn't easy in a fast-paced world, but Booz Allen Hamilton may have found the perfect way to ensure that its workers keep up. The $3.7 billion consulting gia...

U.S. probes another report of civilian deathsupdated: Fri Jun 30 2006 10:11:00

The U.S. Army has ordered an investigation into the deaths of an Iraqi family of four at their home in Mahmoudiya, a town south of Baghdad, a U.S. military statement said Friday.

Soldiers charged with killing Iraqi prisonersupdated: Mon Jun 19 2006 14:31:00

Three members of the 101st Airborne Division have been charged with murder in the May shooting deaths of three Iraqi prisoners, the U.S. military announced Monday.

Leaders visit; front-line troops say, 'Yeah, so?'updated: Thu Apr 27 2006 09:57:00

As Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld made their surprise visits to Baghdad on Wednesday, many of the troops stationed north of Baghdad, in Balad and Dujail, say either they didn't know about it or didn't care.

Pentagon to probe reuse of anonymous quoteupdated: Tue Jul 26 2005 15:41:00

The Pentagon will investigate the use of a quote from an anonymous Iraqi that was issued almost unaltered in a second news release referring to a separate incident, a spokesman said Tuesday.

U.S. military admits error in news releasesupdated: Mon Jul 25 2005 14:13:00

The U.S. military expressed regret Monday for issuing news releases about two separate attacks in Iraq that included almost identical quotes attributed to an unidentified Iraqi.

'Enemies of humanity' quote raises Iraq PR questionsupdated: Sun Jul 24 2005 13:29:00

The U.S. military on Sunday said it was looking into how virtually identical quotations ended up in two of its news releases about different insurgent attacks.

Live fireupdated: Wed Mar 30 2005 17:05:00

For U.S. troops heading to Iraq the drive from Kuwait is dangerous.

Iraqi police report arrest in mosque bombingupdated: Mon Mar 14 2005 04:15:00

Iraqi police said Monday they have arrested the man responsible for a 2003 bombing in southern Iraq that killed a leading Shiite cleric and more than 80 others.

Bombs strike two Iraqi targets, killing 6updated: Thu Mar 03 2005 00:20:00

Bombers struck two Iraqi security targets on Thursday, killing five police officers near the Interior Ministry in Baghdad and another person in front of a police headquarters in Baquba, authorities said.

Surveillance aids capture of embassy suspectsupdated: Sat Jan 29 2005 21:50:00

Seven suspected insurgents were being held in connection with a rocket attack on the U.S. Embassy in central Baghdad that killed an American military service member and a civilian, U.S. military officials said.

Minibus, U.S. tank collide: 6 deadupdated: Fri Jan 14 2005 10:06:00

Six people were killed when a minibus carrying Iraqi civilians collided head-on with a U.S. tank near Muqdadiyah, Iraq, a military spokesman said.

U.S.-led forces mistakenly bomb house near Mosulupdated: Sun Jan 09 2005 05:13:00

At least five people were killed when a coalition F-16 mistakenly bombed a house south of Mosul, Iraq, the U.S. military said Saturday.

Soldier convicted of assault on Iraqi civilianupdated: Sat Jan 08 2005 12:24:00

A U.S. Army sergeant was acquitted of involuntary manslaughter but convicted of assault in a case involving two civilians forced to jump off a bridge in Samarra, Iraq, one year ago, the U.S. military said Saturday.

Iraqi voter registration site attackedupdated: Sat Dec 18 2004 03:45:00

A mortar attack Saturday on an Iraqi voter registration site north of Baghdad killed an Iraqi civilian and wounded eight others, a U.S. Army spokesman said.

Three Navy SEALs charged in Iraqi man's deathupdated: Fri Sep 24 2004 15:47:00

Three U.S. Navy SEALs have been charged with maltreating an Iraqi detainee who died after he was turned over to the U.S. Army in Mosul in April 2004, the Navy said Friday.

'Deserter' surrenders at U.S. baseupdated: Sat Sep 11 2004 04:10:00

U.S. Army Sgt. Charles Robert Jenkins -- accused of defecting to North Korea 39 years ago -- is back on active duty Saturday after voluntarily turning himself at a military base in Japan.

U.S. military: 13 insurgents killed in Iraqupdated: Sun Jul 25 2004 06:44:00

Iraqi National Guard soldiers, supported by U.S. forces, killed 13 insurgents Sunday in a battle northeast of Baghdad, according to the U.S. military.

U.S. soldier's life of mysteryupdated: Fri Jul 09 2004 00:04:00

Charles Robert Jenkins was on patrol with the U.S. Army unit near Korea's De-Militarized Zone in 1965 when he vanished after investigating a noise.

Four U.S. soldiers face criminal chargesupdated: Fri Jul 02 2004 11:51:00

The U.S. Army has filed criminal charges against four soldiers who are accused of forcing two Iraqis to jump from a bridge over the Tigris River.

Commander: 'Not enough hate' for Iraqi civil warupdated: Wed Jun 30 2004 08:53:00

As Iraq's interim government took legal custody of the country's ousted regime Wednesday, a U.S. Army commander said there wasn't enough hate in Iraq to fuel a civil war.

Two U.S. soldiers, 3 Iraqis killed in attacksupdated: Sat Jun 19 2004 02:15:00

A soldier with the U.S. Army's First Infantry Division died of wounds suffered in combat Friday evening north of Baghdad, according to the Coalition Press Information Center.

Reports clear U.S. soldiers in missile incidentupdated: Tue May 18 2004 18:28:00

The U.S. soldiers who shot down a British warplane during the invasion of Iraq believed an enemy missile was heading for them, separate U.S. and British investigations reported.

U.S. Army bulks up in Baghdad, Marines fight in Fallujahupdated: Wed Apr 07 2004 17:16:00

City by city, insurgents and coalition forces slugged it out with lethal intensity on Wednesday.

U.S. Army: 'We will respond' to contractor killingsupdated: Thu Apr 01 2004 05:21:00

Top U.S. officials in Baghdad Thursday decried the killings of four U.S. security contractors in Fallujah, vowed to hunt down the perpetrators and promised to pacify the restive anti-U.S. hotbed.

Deadly attack on Iraq Green Zoneupdated: Sun Mar 21 2004 02:43:00

A rocket attack in the vicinity of Baghdad's Green Zone has killed two Iraqi civilians and wounded at least five others, U.S. military and hospital sources said.

Soldiers charged with abusing Iraqi prisonersupdated: Sat Mar 20 2004 13:27:00

Six U.S. soldiers have been charged with offenses related to the abuse of Iraqi prisoners at an Iraqi prison, the U.S. Army said Saturday.

Soldiers likely to face abuse charges over photosupdated: Fri Mar 19 2004 15:00:00

Criminal charges are being prepared against six U.S. Army soldiers for alleged abuse of Iraqi detainees at Abu Gharib prison in Baghdad, U.S. military officials told CNN.

Shiites move ahead despite concerns about interim lawupdated: Tue Mar 09 2004 11:11:00

A leading Shiite on the Iraqi Governing Council voiced concerns Tuesday about Iraq's interim constitution but said he is now focusing on developing a government to carry the country into sovereignty this summer.

Truck bomb kills at least 50 in Iraqupdated: Tue Feb 10 2004 05:54:00

A bomb that killed at least 50 people near an Iraqi police station on Tuesday had some "fingerprints" of al Qaeda, a U.S. Army spokesman said.

Two bombings kill 12, including 3 U.S. soldiersupdated: Sat Jan 31 2004 04:29:00

Two bombings in Iraq on Saturday killed 12 people, including three U.S. soldiers, and wounded at least 45 others, according to the U.S. military and news agency reports.

Pilots missing in Iraq after U.S. chopper crashupdated: Sun Jan 25 2004 05:26:00

Two pilots of a crashed U.S. Army helicopter were missing Sunday, after they crashed into the Tigris River near downtown Mosul in northern Iraq, a U.S. military source said.

Are women more prone to injuries?updated: Fri Jan 23 2004 10:34:00

It's that time of year when many people start trying to get into shape, but it may be more difficult for women than men.

U.S. death toll in Iraq tops 500updated: Sat Jan 17 2004 06:05:00

The number of U.S. troops killed in the Iraq war passed 500 on Saturday when three American soldiers died in a roadside bombing north of Baghdad.

Iraqis angry over protest killingsupdated: Sun Jan 11 2004 04:24:00

Crowds of Iraqis have been protesting the killings of at least five people by police and British troops.

5 killed, 1 wounded in protests in southern Iraqupdated: Sat Jan 10 2004 07:31:00

British troops and Iraqi police shot and killed five people when a Saturday morning protest in southern Iraq over jobs turned violent, a British military official in Basra said.

Suicide bomber kills 4 at Iraq mosqueupdated: Fri Jan 09 2004 06:58:00

A man on a bicycle packed with explosives blew himself up in front of a mosque during Friday prayers in the eastern Iraqi town of Ba'qubah, killing four people and wounding dozens, U.S.-led coalition officials said.

U.S. soldier killed as copter shot down in Iraqupdated: Fri Jan 02 2004 06:17:00

Insurgent fire downed a U.S. Army helicopter near the Iraqi town of Fallujah, west of Baghdad, killing an American soldier and wounding another, a coalition military spokesman said.

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Money Magazine: THE MONEY JOB RANKINGSupdated: Tue Mar 01 1994 00:01:00

Computer systems analyst tops our 1994 ranking of 100 widely held jobs evaluated on such factors as salary, prestige and security (see the story for details). This table shows the data we used to r...

Fortune: LESSONS FROM THE U.S. ARMY updated: Mon Mar 22 1993 00:01:00

A brisk wind rustles through the trees on Apache Ridge. Dressed in full combat gear, the soldiers of the 1st Battalion of the 12th Field Artillery fan out through the wood. Suddenly, an order to fi...

Fortune: THE GOLD RUSH TO REBUILD KUWAITupdated: Mon Apr 08 1991 00:01:00

An international horde of would-be fixers is hoping to gain admission to Kuwait to grab pieces of the cleanup too paltry for the likes of AT&T, Bechtel Group, and Dresser Industries. While the big ...

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