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Experts in PTSD familiar with the research have been shocked by the findings.
Military officials do not know how many transgender people have begun to enlist since Jan. 1, but this is the first time one has officially signed a contract to join the military.
Critics have ridiculed the idea of a costly display of troops and weapons at a time when the Pentagon is struggling to cover the expenses of training, support and personnel.
Trump’s budget calls for $571 million in additional funding to hire 2,000 more Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers and agents.
Critics argued a parade could cost millions of dollars, at a time the Pentagon wants more stable funding for an overstretched military.
A Pentagon study said 50 cases of sexual assault had been reported at the elite U.S. Army academy during the 2016-2017 academic year, nearly double the number from the previous school year.
Jim Lewis, a cyber expert at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, said fitness trackers were just one way that all mobile wireless technology can undermine operational security and give adversaries an edge.
Trump's speech comes on the back of a three-day government shutdown.
Trump Tweets About Democrats Not Caring About the Military Provoke Devastating Response from Combat Veteran Sen. Duckworth
“I will not be lectured about what our military needs by a five deferment draft-dodger,” said Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.), who lost both her legs while serving as an air assault helicopter pilot in Iraq.
Advocates said they believe dozens, if not hundreds, of transgender people will seek to join an estimated 4,000 already serving.
Forty-eight scholarships and 84 emergency grants awarded since 2016 to veterans and spouses of veterans with disabilities.
Transgender people will be allowed for the first time to enlist in the U.S. military starting on Monday as ordered by federal courts.
The court’s action could prompt the administration to ask the conservative-majority U.S. Supreme Court to intervene.
EY Manager: To Emerge Stronger Professionally, Veterans Should Employ the Same Resilience Learned While Serving
Ben Bing, Manager in EY’s Advisory services practice, talks about how he applies what he learned as a Naval aviator to his role at EY.
A judge ruled that the ban lacked justification and “cannot possibly constitute a legitimate governmental interest.”
Sexual assault in the military is believed to be significantly higher than the number of reports.
The military expects to complete its investigation into the deaths of four soldiers in Niger by January.
Despite the investigation’s findings, Lt. Gen. Jay Silveria said the issues he discussed regarding racism and diversity still needed to be addressed.
The judge said the military previously commissioned a study that debunked concerns about unit cohesion, military readiness, or healthcare costs related to transgender troops.
“Today largely forgotten, the government’s discriminatory treatment of the Black Gold Star mothers and wives ranked high among concerns that preoccupied Black journalists and activists in 1930.”
Lawmakers have criticized the Pentagon for being slow to provide answers.
“That’s what made me upset and cry even more because my husband was an awesome soldier,” Myeshia Johnson said.
Trump denies on Twitter that he made the comment to U.S. Army Sgt. La David T. Johnson’s widow in a phone call.
The service members suing the president are three U.S. Army soldiers, one U.S. Air Force airman and one member of the U.S. Coast Guard who are active duty.