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Soldier's mission to educate on war 

  Army National Guard specialist Emily Seidel was recently home on leave from Afghanistan.  A school teacher by trade, Specialist Seidel visited students at the school she attended as a child, Greencastle-Antrim Middle School in Greencastle, Pennsylvania.  There, she shared some of her experiences wit

Army toughens fitness test for first time in 30 years

The Army plans to toughen its fitness tests for the first time in 30 years to make sure all soldiers have the strength, endurance and mobility for battle, adding exercises like running an obstacle course in full combat gear and dragging a body's weight. Full story

Officer on psy-ops order: ‘We weren’t gonna do it’

  Lt. Col. Michael Holmes of the Army National Guard tells NBC News he refused to follow the order to manipulate senators into providing more support for the war in Afghanistan. NBC’s Jim Miklaszewski reports.

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