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Photo Illustration: U.S. soldiers assigned to the 2nd Platoon, Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 294th Infantry Regiment, Guam Army National Guard gather to say a prayer before a mission on Main Operating Base Lashkar Gah in Helmand province, Afghanistan, July 19, 2013. (U.S. Army National Guard photo illustration by Sgt. Eddie Siguenza /U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Bryan Niegel/ Released)

In light of recent events in Colorado and Washington, D.C., we’ve compiled a list of resources to help service members, their families and American citizens cope with the aftermath of an unexpected crisis.
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Photo Illustration: After years of silence about the incident, Col. Pamela Lincoln voluntarily shared her experience with the hope that it might empower other survivors to come forward for...support they need.

After years of silence about the incident, Air Force Col. Pamela Lincoln voluntarily shared her experience as a sexual assault survivor with the hope that her story might empower other survivors to seek the support they need.
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Photo: U.S. Army Sgt. Manuel Lechuga and Pvt. Nick Knappe, assigned to Colorado National Guard’s CERFP (CBRN - Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear - Enhanced Response Force Package), search a man-made rubble pile for mock victims during a natural-disaster training scenario, July 24, 2013, at the North Metro Fire Rescue District Training Center in Northglenn, Colo., as part of the 2013 Vigilant Guard Exercise. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Zach Sheely/RELEASED)

Army Sgt. Manuel Lechuga, right, and Army Pvt. Nick Knappe, left, search a rubble pile for mock victims during a natural disaster training scenario as part of exercise Vigilant Guard 2013 in Northglenn, Colo., July 24, 2013.
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Photo: Soldiers and airmen assigned to the 92nd Civil Support Team, Nevada National Guard conduct a simulated search and rescue at a vacant building near the Community College of Aurora, Colo., July 23, 2013, as part of exercise Vigilant Guard 2013. Vigilant Guard is a series of federally funded disaster-response drills conducted by National Guard units working with federal, state and local emergency management agencies and first responders. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Nicole Manzanares/Released)

Soldiers and airmen assigned to the 92nd Civil Support Team, Nevada National Guard conduct a simulated search and rescue at a vacant building near the Community College of Aurora, Colo., July 23, 2013, as part of exercise Vigilant Guard 2013.
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Graphic: Defense Department graphic illustration by Jessica L. Tozer

Riding a motorcycle is serious business, but do you really know the dos and don’t of getting on a bike? Jessica L. Tozer offers tips for staying safe on two wheels.
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