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Army prosecutor who supervised sexual assault cases found guilty of rape

yesterdayNews : The Raw Story

A former U.S. Army prosecutor who supervised sexual assault cases has been found guilty by a military jury at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, of charges including rape, forcible sodomy and assault, the Army said in a statement. Major Erik J. Burris, 39, was sentenced to 20 years in prison, dismissed...

Another Massive Fail… Obama Sends 1,000 Paratroopers From Fort Bragg Back to Iraq

On December 14, 2011 Barack Obama delivered a speech to soldiers at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, on how the Iraq War was over: “It’s harder to end a war than to begin one… We’re leaving behind a sovereign, stable and … Continue readi...

Fort Bragg wife shoots husband

Art sends us a link to an article about an Army husband who surprised his wife with breakfast and was rewarded with a bullet in his chest; Fayetteville Police say Zia Segule, 28, left for work. His wife, 27-year-old Tiffany Segule, set the home alarm system. Zia Segule returned to the home unannounced to surprise […]

Soldier Surprises Wife With Romantic Breakfast, She Surprises Him Back By Shooting Him

A solider at Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina, tried to bring his wife a surprise breakfast in bed Friday morning, but as his reward for the romantic gesture, he found himself in the hospital with a gunshot wound to the chest. Show More Summary

Soldier Shot By Wife as He Brought Her Breakfast in Bed

A woman shot her husband, a soldier at Fort Bragg, in the chest yesterday after mistaking him for a home intruder, the Associated Press reports. He come back into the house to bring her breakfast in bed. Read more...

Soldier Shot By Wife While Trying to Bring Her Breakfast

Post by Lisa Fogarty. A soldier from Fort Bragg got the opposite reaction he thought he'd get from his wife after he sweetly tried to surprise her with breakfast. After Zia Segule, 28, reportedly told his wife, Tiffany Segule, that he was leaving for work, the 27-year-old wisely set their home alarm system and went back to bed. Show More Summary

Ban On "I Can't Breathe" Shirts Overturned For HS Basketball Teams

4 weeks agoSports : Deadspin

The boys and girls basketball teams at Mendocino High School (California) will now be able to wear "I can't breathe" shirts during warmups at a tournament after they were banned by the Fort Bragg High principal as a "security precaution." Read more...

School Bans ‘I Can’t Breathe’ T-Shirts At Tournament

A high school basketball tournament is at the center of a First Amendment controversy. The athletic director at Fort Bragg High School informed his counterpart at Mendocino High School this week that neither the boys nor girls team would be allowed to participate in the three-day tournament hosted by Fort Bragg High starting Monday, Mendocino [...]

Basketball Teams Kicked Out Of Tourney Over "I Can't Breathe" Shirts

last monthSports : Deadspin

The boys and girls basketball teams from Mendocino High School (California) had their invitations to a tournament at Fort Bragg High rescinded because they might possibly wear "I Can't Breathe" t-shirts during pregame warmups, according to The Guardian, though the boys team was later had their invitation reinstated. Read more...

VIDEO: Paratrooper makes GoPro movie of training jump

Astonishing headcam video shows the servicemen of 82nd Airborne leaping out of an airplane over their Fort Bragg base in North Carolina.

Six Soldiers saving the world

Chief Tango sends three links about 6 soldiers who were presented with Soldiers Medals for their heroism here at home. Staff Sergeant Christopher Cummings and Sergeant Carlos Torres of the 7th Special Forces Group at Fort Bragg were each awarded the medal when they pulled two other soldiers from a burning car. Major Dennis K. […]

Review: 7 Beers from North Coast Brewing Co.

Fort Bragg, California-based North Coast Brewing Co. isn’t your typical Cali brewer. Its focus on fruitier, malt-heavy, European-style ales is a far cry from the traditional west coast style IPAs that dominate its region. It’s particuarly ironic since North Coast … Continue reading ?

North Coast Puck Will Hit Distribution in September

(Fort Bragg,CA) – First brewed to celebrate our 25th anniversary, the beer now known as PUCK, a petite saison of just over 4% A… The post North Coast Puck Will Hit Distribution in September appeared first on thefullpint.com.

“Oh. I guess maybe you are setting the right example.”

Dave Hardin’s comment here about a LSoS former cook, fake SF, and congressional candidate reminded me of one of the funniest things that I ever saw in the military. So I thought I’d relate it here. At Fort Bragg years ago, the XVIII Airborne Corps used to have a formal IG Inspection – and no, […]

Swords Into Brewpubs: How Veterans Build Breweries

American soldiers can't drink when they're fighting overseas, but returning vets can work wonders in the brewery. Among the thousands of beers that will be drank near Fort Bragg this Fourth, there will be at least one that got its start in the war zone of Iraq. Show More Summary

National Briefing | South: North Carolina: Another Death Investigated at Army Hospital

8 months agoHealth : NYT: Health

The Army is investigating the death Thursday of an 11-month-old baby who had been treated and released less than a week earlier at the emergency room at Womack Army Medical Center at Fort Bragg for a viral infection.

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