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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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After spending four months with the Fort Riley, Kan., Warrior Transition Battalion as a patient, Army Sgt. Troy Tow now serves as a squad leader for the very same battalion.
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Air Force Tech. Sgt. Omar Nurse, a combat weatherman, uses night vision goggles to conduct a weather observation to ensure visibility and climate matches the main weather sensor data at Forward Operating Base Shank, Afghanistan. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jonathan Snyder

Decision makers at all levels rely on the Air Force’s 19th Expeditionary Weather Squadron to provide accurate weather forecasts for military operations.
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An Army aviator assigned to Troop C, 1st Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, rides on the side of an OH-58D Kiowa Warrior helicopter during the troop's Survival, Evasion, Resistance, and Escape and self-extraction training exercise at Fort Riley, Kan., Nov. 15, 2012. The purpose of the exercise was to train and provide experience to the troop's pilots on what it is like to evade capture and be extracted from danger on the outside of a helicopter. U.S. Army photo by Capt. Drew Cochran

Aviators from the 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, tested a new self-extraction training scenario designed to save lives.
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IMCOM (Installation Management Command) KLW Float like a butterfly, sting like a soldier.  Pfc. Israel Lopez is featured in this edition of the [Fort] Riley TV News Break as he trains for the United Fighting Federation’s Fight at the Field …
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