| Mar 29, 2015
The Military Coalition can make Congress tremble from time to time by presenting a united front of millions of members from more than 30 military associations and veterans' service organizations in support of, or opposition to, legislation impacting...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 2:55 PM
Dr. Frank T. Barranco Sr., an orthopedic surgeon who also had been active in the field of emergency medicine, died Saturday at Oak Crest Village of acute myeloid leukemia. He was 84.
"Dr. B was just a great individual," said Baltimore County Fire...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 6:40 PM
WEST HARTFORD — The school board on Wednesday unanimously approved a plan to pay for the creation of new logos for both Conard and Hall high schools, replacing Native American mascots, under the direction of principal-led committees by June 15....
| Mar 21, 2015
| 1:39 PM
Taped above Lavonta Henry's bed is a note from his 7-year-old son. Written with a few backward letters, it says, "Papi, I can't wait for you to come home. I love you, Jayden."
Henry keeps it taped inside his cell at the Indiana State Prison. It hangs...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 12:53 PM
Search and rescue operations off the Florida coast were continuing Wednesday afternoon after a U.S. military Black Hawk helicopter vanished during a routine training mission with seven Marines and four Army soldiers on board, the military said...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 12:48 PM
The names of seven Marines killed in a Black Hawk helicopter crash off the Florida coast were released by military officials Friday.
They were identified as: Capt. Stanford Henry Shaw III of Basking Ridge, N.J.; Master Sgt. Thomas A. Saunders of...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 3:18 PM
Divers have found the wreckage of a military helicopter in just 25 feet of water after it crashed in dense fog during a Florida training mission, killing seven elite Marines and four experienced soldiers. But more bad weather Thursday delayed the recovery...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 12:25 PM
The Black Hawk helicopter that vanished in fog off the Florida coast during a routine training mission with seven Marines and four Army soldiers on board has been found, authorities said Thursday.
There are no expected survivors from the apparent...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 7:21 AM
Seven Marines and four soldiers aboard an Army helicopter that crashed over waters off Florida during a routine night training mission were presumed dead Wednesday, and crews found human remains despite heavy fog hampering search efforts, military...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 12:57 PM
Another group of 99 service members arrived at Langley Air Force Base Monday for mandatory observation after Ebola-related deployments in West Africa.
None of the troops in this fourth group to arrive for quasi-quarantine has had any known exposure to...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 4:01 PM
An Army veteran who fatally shot a psychologist at a West Texas veterans' hospital before killing himself was a former clerk at the clinic and had threatened the doctor in 2013, the FBI said Wednesday.
The FBI identified the gunman in Tuesday's shooting...