Hispanic Heritage Month Celebrates Cultural Diversity

"Hispanics have served honorably in our Armed Forces, defending the values we hold dear. They have transformed industries with new, innovative ideas. And they have led and inspired movements that have made our Nation more equal and more just." - President Barack Obama

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebrates Cultural Diversity  Hispanic Heritage Month Celebrates Cultural Diversity

Marine Divers Go Amphibious During Training

Maintaining amphibious capabilities is key for U.S. forces in today's uncertain world. Take a look inside the Marine Corps Combatant Diver Course at Panama City, Florida, as Reconnaissance Marines take a dive into the ocean.

Marine Divers Go Amphibious During Training Marine Divers Go Amphibious During Training

The 1st Annual Invictus Games Wraps Up

The 1st Annual Invictus Games wrapped up yesterday with the U.S. Team bringing home a total of 93 medals.

The 1st Annual Invictus Games Wraps Up The 1st Annual Invictus Games Wraps Up

Life Without My Father: A Personal Account on Suicide

"I grew up not knowing my father because he chose to take his own life. Years after his death, I was able to connect with family members to try and learn more about him and try to understand why he committed suicide." — Shannon Collins, DoDNews Blog Contributer

Life Without My Father: A Personal Account on Suicide Life Without My Father: A Personal Account on Suicide

Where Were You on 9/11?

9/11 is a date that will forever be etched in American history as a day our entire society was irrevocably changed. For better or worse, we'll never be the same.

Where Were You on 9/11? Where Were You on 9/11?
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“Hispanics have served honorably in our Armed Forces, defending the values we hold dear. They have transformed industries with new, innovative ideas. And they have led and inspired movements that have made our Nation more equal and more just.”
- President Barack Obama
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Although the U.S. military has been fighting land wars for more than a decade, building up its amphibious capabilities remains a priority. The Marine Corps Combatant Diver Course is designed to create a more lethal, responsive and well-rounded force. The students, who …
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The 1st Annual Invictus Games wrapped up yesterday with the U.S. Team bringing home a total of 93 medals.
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As I hear songs such as “Butterfly Kisses” and “Daddy’s Hands,” the words “self-inflicted gunshot wound” echo in my mind.
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We will never forget the Americans who lost their lives or the members of our military who have died protecting our country since September 11, 2001.
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9/11 is a date that will forever be etched in American history as a day our entire society was irrevocably changed. For better or worse, we’ll never be the same.
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Exercise Steadfast Javelin II features a number of dynamic events designed to challenge multi-national forces in airborne operations
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The United States is one of 14 teams participating at the first-ever Invictus Games, which will be held Sept. 10-14 in the United Kingdom.
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NATO’s new Return to Hope website weaves together the story of Afghanistan as told by some of the extraordinary people who returned there
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