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Job fairs join spouses, employers

WASHINGTON, Aug. 1, 2012 – Tomorrow marks the start of an open season of sorts for job fairs for military spouses in what one Pentagon official...

Valor website now includes service crosses

WASHINGTON, Aug. 1, 2012 – A website launched last week that lists recipients of the military’s highest awards for valor for actions since the...

U.S. Air Force members load a pallet onto a C-17A Globemaster III at March Air Reserve Base, Calif., March 12, 2011. The supplies were in route to Japan for earthquake relief efforts. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Matthew Smith)

Pacom weighs pre-prepositioning logistics for disaster response

7/31/2012 - CAMP SMITH, Hawaii -- Along with more rotational deployments, U.S. Pacific Command is eyeing opportunities to pre-position some of...

US Army Pacific urges vigilance during antiterrorism awareness month

The Army's senior leadership has proclaimed August 2012 as the Army's Antiterrorism (AT) Awareness Month. This is of special...

U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation (FMWR) introduced a new program, which appreciates fans for their involvement. Fan of the week is a program which provides FMWR Facebook fans the chance to win great prizes. (Artwork by USAG Yongsan FMWR)

FMWR appreciates its fans through new program

YONGSAN GARRISON, Republic of Korea -- U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation (FMWR) introduced a new program in...

Eighth Army released a roadmap outlining its revolutionary mission change to better enable it to deter aggression on the Korean Peninusla and maintain stability in Northeast Asia.

Eighth Army charts revolutionary mission change

YONGSAN GARRISON, South Korea (July 31, 2012) -- The U.S. Army's top operational headquarters in South Korea is charting a revolutionary...

U.S. Army marksman Sgt. Vincent Hancock became the first shotgun shooter to win consecutive Olympic gold medals in men's skeet today at the Royal Artillery Barracks in London.Hancock, 23, of Eatonton, Ga., eclipsed his own records set at the 2008 Beijing Games for both qualification (123) and total (148) scores. Photo by Tim Hipps

Hancock sets record on way to gold

LONDON (Army News Service, July 31, 2012) -- In double record-setting fashion, Sgt. Vincent Hancock became the first shotgun shooter to win...

John Wayne Schulz, left, and Colin Benward sing a duet at Yokota Air Base’s Enlisted Club on Aug. 10 during last year’s Asia-Pacific tour of military bases by former contestants on the hit TV show “American Idol.”

Idols to bring bit of home to ROK

They may have been voted off the show during seasons 10 and 11 of “American Idol,” but you wouldn’t know that from the talent performers will...

Soldiers from the 9th Infantry Regiment man an M-16 tank and await an enemy attempt to cross the Naktong River on Sept. 3, 1950. The Department of Defense will commemorate the the 59th anniversary of the signing of the Korean War Armistice on July 27. U.S. Army file photo.

Defense Department to mark Korean War Armistice

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Department of Defense and the U.S. Army will recognize veterans of the Korean War July 27 and will commemorate the...

Twenty U.S. military athletes and coaches joined in the opening ceremony for the Summer Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium in London, July 27, 2012. U.S. Army photo by Tim Hipps

Military athletes march in Olympic opening ceremony

LONDON, July 30, 2012 – U.S. service members were among more than 10,000 Olympians from around the world who marched into Olympic Stadium here...

Soldier finishes 23rd in Olympic air pistol event

LONDON, July 30, 2012 – Four-time Olympian Army Sgt. 1st Class Daryl Szarenski knew right away that his game was not clicking in the Olympic 10-...

Retired Air Force Lt. Col. David Jensen explains how hard work and persistence led him to find suitable post-military employment. Photo courtesy of Oshkosh Defense

Retired officer lands job by learning market value

FORT MEADE, Md., July 30, 2012 – Retired Air Force Lt. Col. David Jensen knew what he had to do to get a job after 28 years in the military, and...

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