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Governor Drops Lawsuit Over F-15 Transfers

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Gov. Brian Schweitzer is dropping the state's lawsuit against the Defense Department over plans to move the Montana National Guard's F-15s to California.

The move comes after Defense Secretary Leon Panetta assured the state's senators that the Air Force will halt scheduled transfers of aircraft until Congress finalizes 2013 budget plans later this year, which could also further prevent those transfers

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Governor Set to Sue Over Air Guard Mission

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Gov. Brian Schweitzer is telling the Defense Department that he will sue to block any plans to take the state's Air National Guard mission without a suitable replacement.

Schweitzer said Thursday the lawsuit will be filed in federal court next week

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Military Member Sues After Pacifist Landlord Tells Him to Rent Elsewhere

A Boston landlord and self-proclaimed pacifist has found herself in hot water of the legal sort after she told a military member his service presented a “conflict of interest” and suggested he find an apartment someplace else.

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Is This Photo of Military Moms Breastfeeding a Disgrace to the Uniform?

A recent photo of two breastfeeding military moms has sparked a firestorm of controversy, with critics arguing that the image is unbecoming of someone in uniform.

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Military Get Free National Parks Admission [AUDIO]

Free admission for a year to National Parks for active Military personnel starting Saturday, Armed Forces Day.

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US Postal Service to Stop Shipping Electronics to Troops Overseas

In an announcement made earlier this month, the US Postal Service told customers that as of May 16, they will no longer ship electronics like iPads, Kindles, smartphones and other devices containing lithium batteries overseas.

This means that people who want to ship electronics to troops serving abroad will have to pay a premium to go through private shipping services.

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Six-Year-Old With Cerebral Palsy Surprises Homecoming Marine Dad by Walking

The other day we posted a homecoming video in which a soldier surprises his two young children, who were throwing out the first pitch at an Arizona Diamondbacks game, by being the mystery catcher. We said it was the best homecoming video we’ve seen in some time.

Well, consider it topped.

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Veteran Reunited with Sister After 14 yrs Missing

POLSON, Mont. (AP) — A U.S. Army veteran with mental health issues, who was reunited with his sister last fall after 14 years, has gone missing again.

Mona Storrud of Deer Park, Wash., tells the Missoulian that when she returned from volunteering at her granddaughter's school for two hours on Monday, Orin Storrud was gone

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Study Reveals Military Members More Likely to Cause Car Accidents After Deployments

Members of the Army and Marine Corps are often taught aggressive driving techniques while they’re deployed in areas like Iraq and Afghanistan. And according to insurance company USAA, they’re bringing those driving habits home — and causing more accidents as a result.

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Soldier Dad and Daughter Have Heartwarming Reunion in Front of Packed Auditorium

No matter how old they get, some daughters will always be “daddy’s little girl.” Here’s a soldier homecoming video that proves that point, with lots of tears. 

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