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Prosecutor: Ex-Soldier Wanted Her Kids In Militia

A prosecutor says a former soldier wanted her four children to grow up and join a Georgia militia group that she and other active-duty Army troops are accused of organizing to plot bomb attacks in Savannah and poison apple crops in Washington state.

01/31/2013

File photo of a jury box. (Photo by ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Georgia Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Army Militia Plot

A 22-year-old Georgia man pleaded guilty Tuesday to more than 30 charges for his involvement with a group of Army soldiers who authorities say planned acts of domestic terrorism.

01/23/2013

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Ft Stewart Soldiers Coming Home For Holidays

FORT STEWART, Ga. (AP) — Christmas is here early for 200 Fort Stewart soldiers who have just come home from Afghanistan. Several of the Georgia-based troops had surprises waiting for them as they reunited with […]

WAOK-AM–12/04/2012

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Soldiers In Obama Plot Face Death Penalty

LUDOWICI, Ga. (AP/WAOK) — A prosecutor says he will seek the death penalty against the three Georgia-based Army soldiers accused of killing two people to protect an anti-government militia. District Attorney Tom Durden announced in […]

WAOK-AM–08/30/2012

File photo of two men in prison. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Ex-Army Officers Charged With Stealing Millions In Federal Funds

Two ex-Army officers are facing charges of stealing more than $2.7 million from the U.S. government while serving in Saudi Arabia.

05/08/2012

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