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Sept. 24, 2018

Mostly-Civilian DoD Entity Is Looking for a Few Good Interns

A new college semester may have just started, but if you're thinking ahead to next summer's internship opportunities, the DoD is offering one that's paid,and can work for several different majors.

Sept. 24, 2018

Medal of Honor Recipient's Last Stand During WWI Helped Break German Spirits

Breaching the Hindenburg Line during World War I broke the spirit of the German army, and Army Cpl. James Heriot's brave actions helped make it happen.

Sept. 17, 2018

Airmen Patrol Base, Beaches on Horseback

Vandenberg Air Force Base’s Working Horse Patrol is the last military working horse patrol unit in the entire Department of Defense and is responsible for scouring the entire 99,600-square-acre base for security and safety purposes before rocket launches.

Sept. 17, 2018

Sailor Cuts Stress, Feels Great Through Volunteering

Being a farmhand requires taking care of lots of animals, keeping their stalls clean and generally doing maintenance to keep things running smoothly. It’s a lot of work, but it’s something Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Daniel O’Neil does willingly, and for free.

Sept. 17, 2018

Soldier Earns Medal of Honor by Saving His Unit From a Roadside Mine In Vietnam

Army Sgt. Larry S. Pierce sacrificed his life by throwing himself on a roadside mine during the Vietnam War.

Sept. 14, 2018

Our Favorite Moments from the “World’s Biggest USO Tour”

Florida Georgia Line, Adam Devine and Chef Robert Irvine entertained troops during the World’s Biggest USO Show this week. Here were some of our favorite parts of it.

Sept. 14, 2018

Uber & the Army: How ‘Flying Car’ Research Agreement Benefits Both

Uber asked the Army to help them work on technology to create flying cars. Here's how the partnership will benefit both entities.

Sept. 14, 2018

DoD’s Innovative Readiness Training Program Helps U.S. Communities

The military offers infrastructure and health care aid to communities in America as well as abroad.

Sept. 13, 2018

Hurricanes, Power Outages, Floods: Tips to Survive

What you need to know and do before, during and after a hurricane or any other disaster to potentially stay alive.

Sept. 13, 2018

TRICARE: Emergency Procedures in Place for Parts of U.S.

TRICARE has emergency procedures in place for parts of United States experiencing severe weather. Get the latest information on emergency prescription refills.