Army

AP Photo/Matt Rourke
December 08, 2018 - 6:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Army had the corps bouncing in front of the president and kept the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy. The No. 22 Black Knights recovered two fumbles in the fourth quarter, Kelvin Hopkins Jr. had two rushing touchdowns and Army beat Navy 17-10 on Saturday to win its third straight game...
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Hadas Kuznits
December 08, 2018 - 5:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Who knew a TAIL-gate would end up being such important job training for some service dogs at the Army-Navy game? Many people who attended the Army and Navy pregame tailgate did so for fun, but for Sam Clearly of Wilmington NC, this was part of her job. "I work for...
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Dan Wing
December 08, 2018 - 9:49 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- For the 119th time, Army and Navy will do battle in a game of football later this afternoon. The game at Lincoln Financial Field kicks off at 3 p.m., but tailgaters will be there closer to sunrise. One tailgate will get started before the game, and won't end till...
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Mike Dougherty | KYW Newsradio
December 07, 2018 - 8:36 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The annual Army-Navy game set to get underway Saturday at Lincoln Financial Field, but the competition has already begun. A few cadets from West Point and Annapolis dropped by the KYW Newsradio broadcast center to get it started. First it was a little relay race here...
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U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Taney
Jay Lloyd/KYW Newsradio
November 09, 2018 - 7:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Veterans Day weekend is a time for America to thank our vets for their service and sacrifice. But the vets themselves can check out a few nearby spots to celebrate their armed forces heritage. All our services came under fire at Pearl Harbor to launch America's entry...
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Boot camp
Jay Lloyd/KYW Newsradio
November 08, 2018 - 7:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Imagine yourself at 17 or 18 years old, just out of high school. "Uncle Sam Wants You," reads the poster. Suddenly, people with stripes and brass are teaching you seamanship, airmanship and marksmanship. You may learn about tanks and bridge building. The "old man" is...
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Jan 20, 2017; Washington, DC, USA; Members of the US Army Herald Trumpets before the Inauguration of Donald J. Trump at the Capitol.
Bill O'Leary/Pool Photo via USA TODAY NETWORK
October 08, 2018 - 5:43 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Army officials say it will take time to overcome the recruiting challenges that caused them to miss their enlistment goal this year. But they say changes that include adding recruiters and beefing up marketing will enable them to get the recruits they need in 2019. Gen. Mark...
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Army Cpl. Joseph Maciel of South Gate, California.
United States Military Photo via CNN
July 08, 2018 - 8:18 pm
By Ryan Browne (CNN) - - The Pentagon has identified the soldier killed in an apparent insider attack Saturday in Afghanistan as Army Cpl. Joseph Maciel of South Gate, California. Maciel was killed and two other American service members were wounded in what US military officials called an "...
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Dreamstime
Mark Abrams
June 06, 2018 - 4:04 pm
WEST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A mental health care treatment program for military vets is being launched in Philadelphia. Headstrong was founded six years ago by three combat veterans who wanted to get help for those who served in the military post-9/11 who were struggling with post-traumatic...
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Plastic surgeons harvested cartilage from Burrage's ribs to create a new ear and then grew it under the skin of her forearm.
US Army
May 10, 2018 - 6:48 pm
By Doug Criss (CNN) -- Shamika Burrage survived a near-fatal car accident two years ago, but not without losing something pretty important: her left ear. Now, thanks to a novel procedure performed at an Army medical center in Texas, Burrage is getting that ear back in a most unusual way. Plastic...
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