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Observing Civil War finally ends after 150 years.

...Today is April 9, 2015, and exactly 150 years ago, Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee surrendered his army to Union Lt. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Court House in Virginia.Many of our visitors to town this week remember that date...

...determine what compelled the Fort Hood soldier to kill three soldiers and wound 16 others before taking his own life.Lt. Gen. Mark Milley, Fort Hood's commander, said that an "escalating argument" precipitated the assault. He declined...
Sexual assault case against Army General stalled

...assertions. One top military lawyer at Fort Bragg quoted her letter and said he found Fowler "very preachy." It was Lt. Gen. James Anderson, as commander of Fort Bragg, who made the final decision on whether to accept Sinclair's plea offer...

...Tikrit's northern outskirts, Iraqi military spokesman Lt. Gen. Qassim al-Moussawi said. The government forces had...he was not authorized to brief the media.By sundown, Lt. Gen. Ahmed Abu Ragheef, a commander in the Salahuddin Operational...
Scores dead in first major ground battle in Gaza

...soldiers were killed when they became trapped in a burning building, it said.Despite the losses, the army chief, Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz, said Israel intends escalate the operation. Gaza residents received automated phone calls late Sunday...
NTSB: Air Force general flying too low in unfamiliar plane when it crashed

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- Air Force Lt. Gen. David McCloud appears to have been flying too low in an unfamiliar plane when he crashed while doing some aerobatics in July...
New chief to take over Alaskan Command

...for the Alaskan Air Command headquartered at Elmendorf Air Force Base. The Department of Defense announced Tuesday that Lt. Gen. Norton A. Schwartz, the current commander, has been named director of operations at the Pentagon, the agency said...
Military continues to grow its mission

...sustaining the military here are huge air and land training spaces available, which Lower 48 bases can no longer provide, Lt. Gen. Dana Atkins said. A strategic location, in relation to potential trouble spots in East Asia, is also important...
Special session may be needed, Lieutenant governor, veto override could bring lawmakers back opportunity to override it as well. When Palin announced her impending resignation last week, she said she wants Lt. Gen. Craig Campbell to take over for Lt. Gov. Sean Parnell when he becomes governor, instead of current designee Commissioner...
Gunman kills 3, wounds 16 at Fort Hood 2011, had been undergoing an assessment to determine whether he had post-traumatic stress disorder, according to Lt. Gen. Mark A. Milley, the senior officer on the base.There was no indication the attack was related to terrorism, Milley...


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