| Jan 8, 2015
| 5:08 PM
The first thing you notice about Pinal Airpark is the noise: There isn't any.
More than 120 massive airplanes — most outfitted with engines that, when revved, could make your teeth ache from half a mile away — are splayed on both sides of...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 4:43 PM
A veteran Los Angeles Police officer was arrested Tuesday on charges of stealing public funds related to allegedly submitting fictitous military leave documents on several occasions.
Christine Bulicz, a 15-year LAPD officer and a California Army...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 6:12 AM
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has hired a New York City-based firm to build a $23 million tech facility that will give NASA Langley Research Center scientists better access to high-performance computers.
The new 40,000-square-foot facility will act...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 2:57 PM
Rep. Tammy Duckworth, a double amputee from the Iraq War and lieutenant colonel in the Illinois Army National Guard, is retiring from the military, the Guard said Tuesday.
Duckworth, 46, from Hoffman Estates, is running for a second term in Congress,...
| Oct 15, 2014
Her favorite baby bottle bore an Orioles logo. Her most beloved childhood memories involve listening to the radio play-by-play as Mike Mussina pitched. And when Aili Sarapik, then 6, attended an event in honor of Cal Ripken in 1995, the Oriole great...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 5:40 PM
As with many suicides, nobody saw this one coming.
Back from his service in Afghanistan, Matthew Melanson was part of a tightly knit group of students at Tunxis Community College. The 22-year-old National Guardsman from Simsbury was known as an avid...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:20 AM
UConn has released details for First Night, as the men's and women's basketball teams celebrate their championships and begin the journey of a new season. First Night, at Gampel Pavilion, is Oct. 17, from 7-8:15 p.m., will again feature a "co-ed"...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Over the past 18 years, I am sure many Connecticut residents have seen posters, electronic signs or newspaper announcements for the Bristol Brass and Wind Ensemble. Some of you are our regular audience and others, have no idea who we are, or what we do....
| Sep 2, 2014
| 5:57 PM
Army National Guard units in Maryland and across the country are postponing drills this month to help the National Guard Bureau close an unexpected budget shortfall, officials said Tuesday.
If Congress does not find the money to close the gap, they...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 1:45 PM
Army National Guard units in Maryland and across the country will begin holding drills again now that Congress has resolved an unexpected budget shortfall, a spokesman for the Maryland National Guard said Thursday.
The Maryland Army National Guard...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 1:26 PM
WASHINGTON — Last year it was a government shutdown that shook up the ranks of Florida's "citizen soldiers." This month, another form of funding shortfall has forced the Florida Army National Guard to suspend its drills, disrupting training plans...