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Wounded Army Soldier Gives Salute While Getting Purple Heart in Heartbreaking Photo

Here's another reminder of how grateful we should be to the men and women who serve our country.

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US Army Ready to Adopt Major New Tattoo Policy for Soldiers

The US Army is about to make a stink over ink.

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U.S. Military Deaths in Afghanistan
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U.S. Military Deaths in Afghanistan at 2,114

As of Tuesday, July 23, 2013, at least 2,114 members of the U.S. military had died in Afghanistan as a result of the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, according to an Associated Press count

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Do Military Veterans Have More Health Problems Than Civilians?

A new report from the CDC finds that men who’ve served in the military carry a heavier health burden than civilians — in fact, veterans are significantly more likely to have two or more chronic conditions like diabetes, heart disease and high blood pressure.

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Leslie Mott, Facebook
Leslie Mott, Facebook
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Hundreds of Texas Students Defend Military Funeral Against the Westboro Baptist Church

When the Westboro Baptist Church announced their intention to target the funeral of Texas A&M alum Lt. Col. Roy Tisdale, his fellow Aggies didn’t take it sitting down.

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jburgin, Flickr
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Military Member Sues After Pacifist Landlord Tells Him to Rent Elsewhere

A Boston landlord and self-proclaimed pacifist has found herself in hot water of the legal sort after she told a military member his service presented a “conflict of interest” and suggested he find an apartment someplace else.

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Is This Photo of Military Moms Breastfeeding a Disgrace to the Uniform?

A recent photo of two breastfeeding military moms has sparked a firestorm of controversy, with critics arguing that the image is unbecoming of someone in uniform.

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Study Reveals Military Members More Likely to Cause Car Accidents After Deployments

Members of the Army and Marine Corps are often taught aggressive driving techniques while they’re deployed in areas like Iraq and Afghanistan. And according to insurance company USAA, they’re bringing those driving habits home — and causing more accidents as a result.

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