UConn Beats Army 22-17 For First 2-0 Start Since 2008
PREVIEW: UConn Hosts ArmyArmy coach Jeff Monken and UConn's Bob Diaco met last season in their first year at those schools and are looking to Saturday's matchup as measuring-stick game that can show them how far each program has come.
College Football Spotlight: Texas And Army Coaching Searches On Different Levels With Same Goal, Restore PrideArmy will never be a dominant force in college football the way Texas can be, but both programs have a special place in college football’s history. Seeing them each reach their expectations is capable if the right coach is brought in.
Opinion: Obama’s Afghan Surge FailedWith the situation getting worse on the ground Obama has ended the surge just in time for the election in November. Taliban and related attacks against NATO powers were approximately 2,700 in August of 2009 when Obama made his contrary-to-campaign promised-move to step up the nation’s military assistance in Afghanistan. Three years later, in August of 2012, there were more attacks – nearly 3,000.
Marine Reservist Sues After Being Fired From JobAn 18-year-old Marine reservist has sued a Milford auto dealership in federal court, saying he was fired because of his service in the military.
Retired Army Officer Withdraws From Prayer Breakfast Over Muslim CommentsA retired U.S. lieutenant general who made comments denigrating Islam withdrew Monday from speaking at a West Point prayer breakfast after a veterans' advocacy group asked the Army chief of staff to rescind the invitation.
Officials Seek To Ease Sale Of Stratford SiteFederal officials have agreed to a new process to sell a 78-acre Stratford property once used for making Army vehicle engines.
New London Serviceman Killed In AfghanistanAnother Connecticut service member has been killed in Afghanistan.
Soldier With Hartford Ties Dies In AfghanistanGovernor Dannel Malloy has ordered flags to fly at half staff in honor of the latest Connecticut serviceman killed in Afghanistan
Army Ranger Impersonator Faces Police ChargesA Connecticut man facing charges that he falsely claimed to be an Army Ranger wounded during four tours of duty in Afghanistan has apologized.
Army Looks For New Combat RifleAfter buying more than 700,000 Colt M4 carbines, the Defense Department has started a search for the rifle's successor, giving competitors of West Hartford-based Colt the long-awaited chance to break the company's grip on the market.
Plainfield Soldier Killed in Afghanistan Family members have confirmed the death of Seargeant Frank Adamski of Plainfield.