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File photo of an unmanned U.S. drone. (credit: Getty Images)

A Veteran And Now A Congressman, Van Huss Seeks To Limit Police Drones In Tennessee

Tennessee lawmakers are preparing to take up a measure that seeks to restrict police agencies in the state from using unmanned drone aircraft and the sponsor is someone with experience piloting drones.

03/20/2013

Vets

Too Much Truth Recap: Should Women Serve in Combat?

According to CBSNEWS.com, (CBS News) The U.S. Military is making one of the biggest policy changes in its history. CBS News learned Tuesday the Defense Department is lifting its ban on women serving in combat. […]

WAOK-AM–01/23/2013

'The Religion of Peace' website has compiled a list of over 11,000 deaths it attributes to Islamic extremists in the year 2012. (Photo by Rahman Roslan/Getty Images)

Website Lists Over 11,000 Deaths From Islamic Extremism In 2012

As the world welcomes the year 2013, a new report tallies more than 11,000 people who died in the year 2012 at the hands of Islamic extremism.

01/03/2013

Sailors walk past the Vietnam Memorial Wall (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Our Veterans Should Not Be At Risk In Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

When the deal is being made to change the tax rates and cut the deficit we must remember to keep our commitment to our veterans.

11/12/2012

Mitt Romney and Barack Obama debate (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Opinion: A Mad, Personal-Attacking, Interrupting Obama Loses Third Presidential Debate

Romney won this debate in more ways than one – most impressively due to his dignified style.

10/23/2012

File photo of US soldiers standing around in Northern Iraq. (credit: Jake Warga/GettyImages)

Soldier Found Guilty Of Killing Army Roommates In Iraq

A soldier has been found guilty by a court-martial in the 2010 slayings of two of his Army roommates in Iraq.

06/12/2012

File photo of a judge's gavel.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Trial Resumes For Ga. Soldier In Iraq Slayings

A military jury at Fort Stewart is scheduled to resume hearing evidence in the trial of a soldier charged with killing his two Army roommates in Iraq.

06/11/2012

A woman has been sentenced to prison after she protested outside Fort Benning for the Army to close a controversial training school. (credit: Mathieu RABECHAULT/AFP/Getty Images)

Ft. Benning To Train Fewer Troops

FORT BENNING, Ga. (AP) – Military officials say Fort Benning is expected to train 35,000 fewer troops in the 2012 fiscal year than it did in 2011. The Columbus Ledger-Enquirer reports the post will train […]

WAOK-AM–01/19/2012

US army soldiers from Charlie Company, 1st Battalion of the 3rd Infantry Regiment, known as the Old Guard, disembark from a plane upon their return qfter a 12-month deployment in Iraq at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland on August 28, 2010. (Credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Georgia Airmen Could Make History In Iraq

A group of airmen from Robins Air Force Base could make history in Iraq if they leave on the final plane out of the country.

11/08/2011

President Obama Says "It's Time to Turn the Page"

In his second address from the Oval Office, President Obama formally ended the U.S. combat role in Iraq after 7 years.

08/31/2010

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