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  • After a decade of twists, Marine who vanished in Iraq faces trial

    After a decade of twists, Marine who vanished in Iraq faces trial
    A U.S. Marine who vanished from a base in Iraq and later wound up in Lebanon is set to face trial more than a decade after the puzzling case began. Cpl. Wassef Hassoun's court martial on desertion and other charges starts Monday at Camp Lejeune. Defense...
  • Fort Hood shooting victims will receive military honors

    WASHINGTON After a hard-fought battle by lawmakers, the U.S. Army announced Friday that the victims of the Fort Hood shootings in 2009 will receive Purple Heart medals and the civilian equivalent, the Defense of Freedom awards, and the benefits that...
  • Australian's conviction at Guantanamo military court in doubt because of appeal's court ruling

    One of the few convictions at a military court at the U.S. base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, appears to be on shaky ground. Prosecutors concede in a legal filing that the conviction of David Hicks may no longer be valid. Hicks pleaded guilty to providing...
  • ACLU, military women's group sue Defense Department for Naval Academy records on female midshipmen

    ACLU, military women's group sue Defense Department for Naval Academy records on female midshipmen
    Advocates for military women are suing the Department of Defense for information about how the Naval Academy and the other military service academies recruit female students — part of a campaign, they say, to expose ongoing gender bias at the...
  • Forcibly shaven, Fort Hood gunman Hasan says he wants to keep his top lawyer

    The gunman who killed 13 people at a Texas military base in 2009 appeared in court Thursday without the beard he had fought to keep, and said he wanted to keep his lead appeals lawyer. Any change of counsel could complicate an already delayed review...
  • Prosecutor: Dispute over Guantanamo's female guards is al-Qaida conspiracy

    GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba A war court prosecutor Thursday cast an Iraqi captive's request to not be touched by female guards as part of a wider al-Qaida conspiracy, and asked a military judge facing a discrimination complaint to rule for the women....
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    (TNS) Tribune News Service News Budget for Thursday, January 29, 2015 ^< Updated at 8 p.m. EST (0100 UTC). ^< Adds GUANTANAMO:MI, SCI-SCIENTISTS-PUBLIC:PG, CAPITOL-PROTESTERS:CON, EU-RUSSIA:BLO, FUGIVITE-IDENTITY:FL, USCUBA-CULTURE:WA, SENATE-...
  • Defense lawyer asks Guantanamo judge to expand the female-guard no-touch rule

    GUANTANAMO BAY NAVY BASE, Cuba A Marine defense lawyer asked a military judge Wednesday to expand his no-female-guard touching order beyond legal meetings to include an Iraqi captive's medical, Red Cross and recreation yard visits at the prison's...
  • Obama's renewed push to close Guantanamo prison is seen as promising

    Obama's renewed push to close Guantanamo prison is seen as promising
    President Obama has recharged his campaign for closing the Guantanamo Bay detention center with a strategy legal experts say holds out new hope of achieving that signature objective of his presidency. After years of being thwarted by Congress from...
  • Sept. 11 detainees in Guantanamo get copies of CIA torture report

    As defense attorneys for five alleged Sept. 11 plotters began sharing the Senate Intelligence Committee report on CIA torture with their clients in Guantanamo Bay, a U.S. military prosecutor predicted the findings will make the trial more transparent....
  • Two top officers of Norfolk-based USS Tortuga relieved of duty

    Two top officers of Norfolk-based USS Tortuga relieved of duty
    The first- and second-in-command of a Norfolk-based dock landing ship were relieved of their duties Tuesday after causing more than $2.5 million in damages to their vessel, the Navy said. Cmdr. Thomas Goudreau and executive officer Cmdr. John Fleming...