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Fiscal year 2013 was Army’s safest year

Posted October 25, 2013 by Julie Shelley

FORT RUCKER, Ala. — Fiscal year 2013 was the Army’s safest year to date, according to end-of-year data recently released by the U.S. Army Combat Readiness/Safety Center. Accidental fatalities declined nine percent between fiscal years 2012 and 2013, falling to an all-time low of 137 losses. The previous benchmark was set in fiscal year 1997,…

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Navy: Navy Cash/Marine Cash® cardholders protected from Target® data breach

Posted January 10, 2014 by Navy News Service

U.S. Navy photo by Photographer’s Mate 1st Class William Goodwin Disbursing Officer, Lt. j.g. Elizabeth Williams, left, and Disbursing Clerk 1st Class Michael Brett, display their Navy Cash Cards in front of a K80 terminal aboard the guided missile cruiser USS Lake Erie (CG 70). The system, which began March 23, 2004, eliminates cash and…

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Fort photographer takes second in Army contest

Posted March 21, 2014 by

Michelle Young Fort Huachuca Army spouse Michelle Young, won second place worldwide in the civilian division of the 2013 U.S. Army Digital Photography Contest, people category, for her photo, “Hide & Seek,” pictured here. Dennis Maruska, director of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation, presented her with a check for $200 from the U.S. Army…

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Presidential executive orders to help service members with student loans

Posted June 13, 2014 by David DuBois, Deputy Director Office of Servicemember Affairs

President Barack Obama signed an executive order Monday that will automatically apply a six percent interest rate cap to eligible federal student loan borrowers under the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, SCRA, without the need for additional paperwork. In October 2012, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau published The Next Front, a report that identified troubling trends…

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Enterprise Challenge 2014 highlights intelligence on-the-move, technology demonstrations

Posted August 8, 2014 by By Maranda Flynn and Jess Smith

A technology demonstration which focused on intelligence capabilities and increased interoperability took place here July 16 – 30.

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101st HQ deploying to Liberia in response to Ebola epidemic

Posted October 3, 2014 by David Vergun

The headquarters of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, will deploy to Monrovia, Liberia, as the Joint Force Command for Operation United Assistance.

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Military Intelligence — this week in history May 10, 2012

Posted May 10, 2012 by anradmin

American Black Chamber closed May 1929 After World War I, Herbert Yardley and General Marlborough Churchill argued for the retention of MI-8, the code and cipher section of the Military Intelligence Division, as a permanent peacetime cryptologic department. They were successful, and in 1919, the Cipher...

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US Army establishes Military Intelligence Branch 50 years ago

Posted July 26, 2012 by USAICoE History Office

Military Intelligence has been a part of every American conflict since the American Revolution, but it was not until just 50 years ago, on July 1...

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TRADOC schools train joint, interagency, multinational students

Posted October 18, 2012 by By Tony O’Bryant

By the end of fiscal 2012, more than 500,000 Soldiers will have completed courses taught by U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, or TRADOC, instructors.

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Military Intelligence — this week in history: January 11, 2012

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Kuwaiti civilians trained in basic combat skills in Operation Desert Owl USAICoE History Office archives Kuwaiti volunteers learn how to become soldiers in January 1991. Jan. 7, 1991 With the outbreak of the first Gulf War, the Army realized it had a shortage of U.S. Soldiers proficient in Arabic. The Kuwaiti government, therefore, agreed to…

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