Aug. 4, 2014
Hagel Welcomes New Senior Leaders to Pentagon
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel welcomed new members of his management team during a ceremony at the Pentagon.
USO, Team RWB Partner to Inspire, Empower Veterans
ESTES PARK, Colo. —
The partnership between the USO and Team Red, White and Blue was on full display over the weekend at a Colorado rock climbing event.
Judge Steps Aside in Cole Case, Lawyers Question Appointee
FORT MEADE, Md. —
The judge in the military commission hearing the case of the alleged USS Cole bomber has taken on three hours of questioning from defense attorneys.
Army Institute Responds to Growing Ebola Outbreak in West Africa
Staff from the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases are in Liberia responding to the world’s worst outbreak of Ebola.
DOD Continues Support to Wildfire Battle
PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. —
Two Defense Department C-130 aircraft are assisting with wildfire suppression efforts in the Northwest, the Great Basin, and elsewhere in the West.
Face of Defense: An Airman for Now, a Marine Forever
SHAW AIR FORCE BASE, S.C. —
Marine Corps Maj. Eric Hugg is a part of an exchange program that gives Marine Corps pilots the opportunity to fly with the Air Force's 55th Fighter Squadron.
Officials Acknowledge, Work on Solving Vehicle Shipment Issues
SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill. —
Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command and U.S. Transportation Command are standing up a team of transportation experts to quickly address the most significant challenges and concerns military customers are facing when shipping their privately owned vehicles.
Ohio Guardsmen Help With Toledo Water System Crisis
COLUMBUS, Ohio —
Ohio Gov. John Kasich has ordered a contingent of the state's National Guard to active duty in response to an algae bloom that's impacted Toledo's public water system.
Campbell Stresses Relationships, Discusses Upcoming ISAF Tour
Building personal relationships with leaders is just as important as the ability to project force, Army Vice Chief of Staff Gen. John F. Campbell said.
Aug. 3, 2014
USO Partnership Builds Veterans’ Leadership Skills
ESTES PARK, Colo. —
The United Service Organizations, in partnership with Team Red, White and Blue, held a leadership seminar to encourage veterans to use their unique skills to improve their communities.