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Massachusetts Army National Guard Staff Sgt. John Larrabee shovels snow away from the tracks at the Braintree Red Line station in Marblehead, Mass., Feb. 20, 2015. Guardsmen were assisting the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority with snow clearing operations following winter storms that caused major snow accumulation across the commonwealth. Larrabee is assigned to the 125th Quartermaster Company in Douglas, Mass. Massachusetts Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Michael Broughey

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Special Report: National Preparedness Month 2015

defense.gov 31 Aug '15, 11pm

By preparing individuals, families, components and installations to respond to disasters and emergencies - from flooding t...

Face of Defense: Guardsman Brings Diverse Background to Bagram’s Mission

Face of Defense: Guardsman Brings Diverse Backg...

defense.gov 01 Sep '15, 2pm

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan, September 1, 2015 — It isn’t every day you come across someone who has been a soldier, sailo...

In defense of salad

treehugger.com 31 Aug '15, 10am

Who doesn't love a great salad? And I'm not talking about nasty iceberg wedges. A recent article in the Washington Post at...

Chief's 1st letter to the force: Readiness for ground combat is No. 1 priority via @armytimes

Chief's 1st letter to the force: Readiness for ...

armytimes.com 28 Aug '15, 6pm

Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Milley speaks to attendees after being sworn in as the Army's top officer Aug. 14 on Summ...

Afghan official says forces retake district fro...

militarytimes.com 30 Aug '15, 7pm

Afghan official says forces retake district from Taliban An Afghan official says government forces have regained control o...

Defense Department Wants Cargo Drones For the Pacific

Defense Department Wants Cargo Drones For the P...

nationaldefensemagazine.org 27 Aug '15, 1pm

CINCINNATI, Ohio – Promoting the development of cargo drones will be the focus of next year’s operational energy capabilit...

Face of Defense: Coast Guardsman Pursues Passion for Photography

Face of Defense: Coast Guardsman Pursues Passio...

defense.gov 28 Aug '15, 3pm

August 28, 2015 — Striving for balance, Coast Guardsmen pursue passions while preserving devotion to duty. A rescue swimme...

Face of Defense: Pilot for a Day

Face of Defense: Pilot for a Day

defense.gov 24 Aug '15, 2pm

McENTIRE JOINT NATIONAL GUARD BASE, S.C., August 24, 2015 — Six-year-old Declan Alexander was recently honored as a Swamp ...

.@usairforce Airman Author Brings Fictional, Real Heroes to Life

.@usairforce Airman Author Brings Fictional, Re...

defense.gov 31 Aug '15, 2pm

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo., August 31, 2015 — In stories, the hero is often called upon to accomplish a great task or t...

Chairman, Korean Counterpart Discuss U.S.-Korea Defense Commitment

Chairman, Korean Counterpart Discuss U.S.-Korea...

defense.gov 22 Aug '15, 1pm

WASHINGTON, August 22, 2015 — Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, called his Korean co...

Defense Officials Praise Troops' Actions in Tra...

defense.gov 22 Aug '15, 7pm

In a statement released today, Defense Secretary Ash Carter praised three Americans for their actions yesterday on a train...

Carter Praises New Transcom Commander’s Experience, …

Carter Praises New Transcom Commander’s Experie...

defense.gov 26 Aug '15, 10pm

WASHINGTON, August 26, 2015 — As Air Force Gen. Darren McDew took U.S. Transportation Command’s reins during an assumption...