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Woman Sentenced For Harassing General

Posted: 08/06/2009 - Debra Lynn Smith admitted sending Maj. Gen. Robert Caslen more than 750 e-mails a 14-month span. She also sent more than 500 e-mails after she was warned not to contact the general.

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Army Announces MP Units For Fort Leavenworth

Posted: 08/06/2009 - The 40th Military Police Battalion and the 165th Military Police Company are due to be activated at Fort Leavenworth. They will have a total of 274 soldiers.

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Iowa Congressman To Open Army CGSC Session

Posted: 08/06/2009 - Democratic Rep. Leonard Boswell is the scheduled speaker Monday at the flag ceremony marking the start of the 10-month course at Fort Leavenworth.

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Parkinson Repeats: No Detainees In Kansas

Posted: 08/05/2009 - In his first public comments since reports surfaced Sunday, Gov. Mark Parkinson repeated previous opposition to any plans by the Obama administration to relocate suspected terrorists from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to Fort Leavenworth.

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Marines Ban Social Networking

Posted: 08/05/2009 - The corps issued an order Monday saying the ban is effective immediately on the Marine Corps computer network. It said the Internet has been used as a haven for malicious behavior, and said that using social sites can expose information to adversaries.

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Fort Leavenwrth MPs Deploying To Iraq

Updated: 08/05/2009 - A deployment ceremony was scheduled Wednesday for members of the Headquarters and Headquarters Company of the 705th Military Police Internment and Resettlement Battalion.

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Adm. Mullen's Landon Lecture Postponed

Posted: 08/05/2009 - Kansas State University officials say a Landon Lecture by Adm. Michael G. Mullen, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, has been postponed. Mullen was scheduled to give his lecture on Aug. 31.

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Roberts Discusses Scott Speicher

Posted: 08/03/2009 - Speicher's remains were found buried in the Iraqi desert, close to where his fighter jet went down in the first couple hours of the Persian Gulf War.

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AP Sources: Military-Civilian Terror Prison Eyed

Posted: 08/03/2009 - The Obama administration is looking at creating a courtroom-within-a-prison complex in the U.S. to house suspected terrorists, combining military and civilian detention facilities at a single maximum-security prison.

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Adjutant General Talks About Partnership With Armenia

Posted: 07/31/2009 - A former Soviet Republic has formed a tight bond with Kansas. Kansas Adjutant General Tod Bunting recently returned from Armenia and took some time to share what he learned from the small country.

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Army, UK Improving Unit Tracking Systems

Posted: 07/31/2009 - British officials say they will be able to give a better accounting of where units are on the battlefield, making for quicker action and avoid incidents of friendly fire.

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Fort Riley Identifies Soldier Found Dead

Posted: 07/28/2009 - The Army's 1st Infantry Division has identified a soldier found dead in his room last week as a 19-year-old from California.

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Report Questions Biolab Selection Process

Posted: 07/27/2009 - The Government Accountability Office said in a draft report that the Homeland Security Department did not adequately study the different risks of six sites that competed to get the lab moved from its present site at Plum Island, N.Y.

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Fort Riley Marks Victory Week

Posted: 07/27/2009 - Events begin Monday with a run around Custer Hill, where barracks, unit offices and training grounds are located. The celebration continues throughout the week, concluding with a family event on Friday.

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Taliban Threatens To Kill Captured US Soldier

Posted: 07/16/2009 - Local Taliban commanders threatened Thursday to kill a captured American soldier unless the U.S. military stops operations in two districts of southeastern Afghanistan.

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1st Infantry HQ Gets Iraq Orders

Posted: 07/14/2009 - The Pentagon says the 1st Infantry Divisoin's headquarters unit of some 800 soldiers will be part of the next round of deployments to Iraq that start this fall and continue into early 2010. A specific date wasn't announced.

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1st Infantry HQ Gets Iraq Orders

Posted: 07/14/2009 - The Pentagon has set a departure time frame for Fort Riley's 1st Infantry Division headquarters to head to Iraq.

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