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Pentagon readying plan to lift transgender ban
The Associated Press has learned that Pentagon leaders are finalizing plans aimed at lifting the ban on transgender individuals serving in the military. Mon, 07/13/2015 - 2:20pm
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Pentagon mistakenly ships live anthrax to labs and overseas U.S. base
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it's investigating what the Pentagon calls an inadvertent shipment of live anthrax spores to government and commercial laboratories. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 9:38pm
Seymour Johnson Air Force Base changes command
The Air Force's first female commander of a combat fighter wing is leaving Seymour Johnson Air Force Base for a prestigious Pentagon slot. Mon, 06/02/2014 - 12:59pm
Camp Lejeune Marines train, prepare for amphibious emergency
Members of the Marine Corps Combat Logistics Battalion 24 are training to support civilian authorities in the event of a state or national emergency. Wed, 08/21/2013 - 12:12pm
UPDATE: Brother says 2 Marines were killed by Afghan soldier
The brother of a New York native killed in Afghanistan says his sibling and another Marine were slain by an Afghan soldier they were training. Tue, 05/07/2013 - 11:58am
Pentagon anticipates $78 billion in budget cuts
Defense Secretary Robert Gates will cut $78 billion from the Pentagon budget in the next five years, money that will come from shrinking the military's ground force, increasing health care premiums for troops and other potentially unpopular cost-saving measures. Thu, 01/06/2011 - 10:22pm