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  1. Recruiters who go by-the-book say they can spend several hours in the morning visiting a school in a rural location, grabbing a fast-food lunch during their drive back to their home office, and spend the afternoon interviewing potential recruits and shuttling recruits without cars to and from a testing location. Senior Airman Tiffany DeNault / Air Force

    Crushing demands of job lead some Air Force recruiters to falsify reports

    Air Force recruiting is plagued by a longstanding epidemic of falsifying records, according to multiple recruiters around the country.

    • Sep. 1, 2014
  2. Members of MARSOC attend the Advanced Sniper Training Course near Jacksboro, Texas. A recent Marine administrative message calls for reservists to consider joining Marine Corps Special Operations Command. Vance Jacobs/Marine Corps

    MARSOC offers operator spots to reservists

    Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command put out a call for enlisted reservists to join the ranks of critical skills operators.

    • Aug. 30, 2014
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    Army gets the most service switchers

    Switching services has slowed to a trickle since the height of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, when hundreds of sailors and airmen were jumping the Navy and Air Force.

    • Aug. 15, 2014
  3. Brig. Gen. Viet Luong's family escaped Vietnam when he was 9, shortly before the fall of Saigon. He is the first Vietnamese-American general officer in the U.S. military's history. Army

    New one-star is U.S. military's first general born in Vietnam

    Col. Viet Luong pinned on his first star during a ceremony Wednesday at Fort Hood, Texas, becoming the first Vietnamese-born general officer in the U.S. military.

    • Aug. 6, 2014
  4. Black majors dismissed at greater rate than whites

    The forced culling of majors from Army ranks is taking a bigger toll on black officers than those from any other ethnic group, according to Army personnel documents.

    • Aug. 5, 2014
  1. 2015 officer promotion selection boards

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      4:28 PM, Apr. 18, 2013
  3. Be an Army hacker: This top secret cyber unit wants you

    Army Cyber Command is looking for computer-savvy troops to turn into crack cyberwarriors. ...

      8:45 AM, Apr. 8, 2013
  4. Being a good cop requires host of skills

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      3:21 PM, Apr. 1, 2013
  5. New list of MOSs open for reclassification

    A new menu of Selective Retention Bonuses becomes available Oct. 31. In announcing these SRB changes in mid-October, the Army has given eligible soldiers a 21/2–week notice to opt-in for bonus rates that took effect July 2, but that will expire Oct. 31....

      10:06 AM, Oct. 25, 2014
  6. Cyber: The safest job in the Air Force?

    In the three years since the Air Force's arm of U.S. Cyber Command became operational, the numbered command has grown to 5,400 airmen, civilians and contractor personnel providing around-the-clock support to protect and defend DoD networks. Another 11,...

      7:59 PM, Feb. 20, 2014
  7. In/out calls

    The following chart identifies the strength status of military occupational specialties by rank. Shortage MOS have Y/N calls, balanced N/N and overstrength N/Y....

      10:30 AM, Apr. 4, 2014
  8. New website will help Rota-bound sailors, families get ready

    Sailors and their families preparing for a forward-deployment to Rota, Spain, now have an easy online tool to answer their transition questions....

      3:33 PM, Sep. 20, 2013
  9. Senior NCO names for May promotion are out

    The Army announced Thursday the names of senior NCOs who have been selected for promotion in May....

      12:01 PM, Apr. 25, 2014
  10. April senior NCO promotions released

    The Army on Tuesday released the names of the regular Army soldiers who will be promoted April 1 to the ranks of sergeant first class through sergeant major....

      4:44 PM, Mar. 25, 2014
  11. Cyber: The safest job in the Air Force?

    In the three years since the Air Force's arm of U.S. Cyber Command became operational, the numbered command has grown to 5,400 airmen, civilians and contractor personnel providing around-the-clock support to protect and defend DoD networks. Another 11,...

      7:59 PM, Feb. 20, 2014
  12. The Solarium 7: Proposals from young Army leaders

    Want advice on building the Army of the future? Ask its leaders....

      1:42 PM, Aug. 4, 2014
  13. Thousands of NCOs eligible for new instructor badges

    Soldiers competing for advancement to sergeant and staff sergeant can earn promotion points by serving in positions that lead to the award of the new Army Instructor Badges....

      8:36 AM, Mar. 17, 2014
  14. Technical sergeant promotion list released

    The Air Force Thursday released the list of more than 5,600 staff sergeants who have been selected for promotion to technical sergeant....

      3:03 PM, Jun. 29, 2013
  15. Guard, Reserve captain list to be released this month

    Results of the Army Promotion List reserve components captain board that met last fall will be released July 18....

      9:17 AM, Jul. 9, 2013
  16. Colonel selection: Force Sustainment

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      12:49 PM, Aug. 29, 2013
  17. Questions surround Marine Corps' plan to open infantry training to enlisted women

    The Marine Corps acknowledges it will soon send enlisted women to basic infantry training as part of its ongoing research to determine what ground combat jobs may open to female personnel. But the question remains: How will it work?...

      10:53 AM, Sep. 1, 2013
  18. Air Force to step up recruiting, shorten training for cyber airmen

    The Air Force may shorten the training time for cyber airmen to move them into their jobs faster — and airmen with existing cyber certifications would get a head start....

      8:35 PM, Oct. 14, 2014
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