19 Oct 2016

Army Won’t Pay Soldier’s Medical Bills After Heart Attack

An Army reservist is in a new battle. He’s struggling to pay his medical bills after he had a heart attack during a fitness test. “I’ve been through a lot,” Shane Morgan said. “This past year has been as difficult, as challenging as my deployment to Afghanistan.” Morgan is an

26 Sep 2016

No-fly zone would ‘require war with Syria and Russia’ – top US general

Speaking to the US Senate, the Pentagon’s leaders blamed Russia for the Aleppo aid convoy attack, but admitted they “had no facts.” Only US coalition planes should be allowed over Syria, they said, though that would require war against both Syria and Russia. Defense Secretary Ash Carter and General Joseph Dunford,

16 Aug 2016

Female Marine drops out of infantry course

(CNN) The only female officer enrolled in the Marine Corps’ Infantry Officer’s Course has dropped out after failing to complete two conditioning hikes last month, according to the Marine Corps’ Training and Education Command. “At this time, there are no female officers enrolled or slated to attend (the Infantry Officer’s Course),”