Update: The U.S. Embassy in Bogota wrote on its Twitter account that a small group of American military personnel were at the base when the explosion occurred but were not harmed. The U.S. soldiers were there to conduct training exercises,…
Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D- Conn., on Tuesday called on Army leaders to investigate a “blood curdling” news report that found nearly 2,000 military firearms went missing during the 2010s and demanded greater accountability for lost or stolen weapons.
A 24-year-old Schofield Barracks soldier will be tried on a charge of first-degree premeditated murder in the beating and stabbing death of his wife, Selena Roth, following their one-year wedding anniversary in January, officials said.
Two paratroopers at North Carolina’s Fort Bragg were found “unresponsive in their barracks room,” according to the 82nd Airborne Division.
A Fort Bragg soldier was arrested early this week on multiple child sex crime charges after deputies allegedly found him with a 12-year-old runaway, according to the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office.
All junior enlisted soldiers now need to achieve the rank of corporal before getting promoted to sergeant, a move aimed at developing leadership skills earlier, the Army said in a statement.