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Lejeune Marine shot at font gate laid to rest Video included

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A Camp Lejeune Marine who died after an apparent accidental shooting while on duty was laid to rest today. More>>

Training continues as cut looms for Fort Bragg's 440th AW Video included

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Despite a plan to inactivate the 440 Airlift Wing, the unit carries on with its training based at Pope Field on Fort Bragg. More>>

Ft. Bragg soldier accused of Philadelphia robbery

An Army paratrooper at Fort Bragg has been arrested and charged with being involved in a robbery in Philadelphia in 2002. More>>

Coast Guard offloads $110 million of cocaine

A crewmember aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Legare offloads a bale of cocaine at Coast Guard Base Miami Beach, Fla., April 15, 2014. The crew of the Legare offloaded a total of $110 million of cocaine that was seized in the southwest Caribbean Sea. A crewmember aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Legare offloads a bale of cocaine at Coast Guard Base Miami Beach, Fla., April 15, 2014. The crew of the Legare offloaded a total of $110 million of cocaine that was seized in the southwest Caribbean Sea.
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The Coast Guard offloaded about 3,300 kilograms of cocaine worth about $110 million Tuesday at Coast Guard Base Miami Beach, Fla. More>>

Farmers' Market opens Tuesday at Camp Lejeune

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The Onslow County Farmers’ Market is opening a new location on base at Camp Lejeune Tuesday. More>>

Two years after disappearance, family of Kelli Bordeaux maintains hope Video included

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It has been two years since Fort-Bragg-based Army medic Kelli Bordeaux was last seen.
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Mrs. Obama, 'first dogs' visits military families

Michelle Obama said Monday she is shining a light on military families who are her heroes and a medical facility that treats them as she gives thanks during an early Easter celebration. More>>

Call of cyber duty: Military academies take on NSA

If Douglas MacArthur or Ulysses S. Grant went to the U.S. Military Academy today, they might be testing their defensive skills hunched in front of a computer screen. More>>

Military dog that saved patrol retires with honors

Staff Sgt. Shannon Hutto thought his bomb sniffing dog Eddie was just being lazy when he wouldn't move from a certain spot one hot day in Afghanistan in 2012. More>>

Soldier who lost leg given keys to home in Fuquay-Varina Video included

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Staff Sgt. Ollie Hughes and his family are given a home in Fuquay-Varina on Thursday.
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2 Paris exhibits shed light on First World War

Irish photographer Mike Sheil says he knew nothing about military history before he began taking photos of World War I battlefields. More>>

Marine Expo features new, future technology Video included

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Camp Lejeune Marines are getting their eyes and hands on new and future technology.
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Obama offers solace to nation at Fort Hood

President Barack Obama returned to the grieving Army post Wednesday where he first took on the job as the nation's comforter five years ago, mourning at Fort Hood with families and uniformed comrades of those killed... More>>

AP PHOTOS: France to mark D-Day 70th anniversary

France is preparing to mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion on June 6, 1944. This gallery of aerial photos includes views of the Pointe du Hoc, an imposing 100-foot (330-foot) cliff on the Normandy coast... More>>

Body found on side of road at Fort Bragg

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Military Police are investigating after a body was found along a road at Fort Bragg.
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Lejeune exercise includes shooter scenario

Less than 24-hours after the Wednesday’s Fort Hood shooting, Marines at Camp Lejeune sharpened their skills in the event a similar situation happens there. More>>

Lost Purple Heart medal returned to WWII veteran's family

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CPT Zachariah Fike of Purple Hearts Reunited and members of South Carolina Chapter 0354 of the Military Order of the Purple Heart held a joint ceremony to return a lost Purple Heart medal to the family More>>

2014 Cherry Point Air Show back on

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Military officials say the 2014 Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point Air Show is back on. More>>

Soldier surprises daughter at school Video included

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Eight-year-old Abby DeLauro thought Thursday would be like any other school day at Washington Oak Elementary in Coventry. More>>

Operation Toy Drop from Ft. Bragg is largest combined airborne operation in the world

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Sicily Drop Zone was buzzing December 7 during the early hours for Operation Toy Drop, which is the largest combined airborne operation in the world, with nine allied countries participating. Soldiers, More>>

G.I. Joe, the figure made to celebrate veterans, turns 50

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G.I. Joe is turning 50 this month. The world's first action figure was introduced in time for Christmas in 1964, and cost customers $4 a piece. G.I. Joe collectors will take the opportunity More>>

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