Iraq

A spokesman for the parents of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl says they are overjoyed their son has returned to the United States.  (Photo by U.S. Army via Getty Images)

Frustration Shown In Bergdahl Writings

In Facebook posts written before he vanished from his military base in Afghanistan, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl spoke of his frustration with the world and his desire to change the status quo.

CBS Seattle–06/12/2014

File photo of the outside of a courthouse. (Photo by PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

JBLM Soldier Faces Hearing In Killing of Iraqi Boys

A U.S. soldier accused of deliberately killing two unarmed teenage boys as they herded cattle in Iraq seven years ago is due in military court

CBS Seattle–04/23/2014

File photo of an AR-15 rifle. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Military Vet Faces Charges For Firing Warning Shot At Suspect Trying To Break Into Home

A military veteran is facing criminal charges after firing a warning shot at a suspect trying to break into his house.

CBS Seattle–05/30/2013

File photo of Joint Base Lewis-McChord. (credit: Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Soldier Found Guilty Of Premeditated Murder

A military judge at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington could decide Monday whether an Army sergeant who fatally shot five fellow service members in Iraq acted with premeditation.

05/13/2013

If history is any judge, the U.S. government will be paying for the Iraq and Afghanistan wars for the next century as service members and their families grapple with the sacrifices of combat. (Photo by John Cantlie/Getty Images)

Study: US Government Will Be Paying For Iraq, Afghanistan Wars Over Next 100 Years

If history is any judge, the U.S. government will be paying for the Iraq and Afghanistan wars for the next century as service members and their families grapple with the sacrifices of combat.

CBS Seattle–03/19/2013

Sailors walk past the Vietnam Memorial Wall (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Our Veterans Should Not Be At Risk In Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

When the deal is being made to change the tax rates and cut the deficit we must remember to keep our commitment to our veterans.

11/12/2012

Mitt Romney and Barack Obama debate (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Opinion: A Mad, Personal-Attacking, Interrupting Obama Loses Third Presidential Debate

Romney won this debate in more ways than one – most impressively due to his dignified style.

10/23/2012

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Officials: 4 Soldiers Killed By Iraq Roadside Bomb

Iraqi officials say a roadside bomb explosion has killed four off-duty soldiers near a city northeast of the capital, Baghdad.

CBS Seattle–09/04/2012

U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Ryan Crocker introduces Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (not pictured) to staff at the U.S. embassy in Kabul on July 7, 2012. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Ambassador To Iraq, Afghanistan Charged With Drunken Driving

Former U.S. ambassador Ryan Crocker is facing hit-and-run and drunken driving charges in Washington state after striking a semi-truck when he tried to make a right turn from the left lane, authorities said Thursday.

08/24/2012

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Lawyer: Soldier Doesn’t Remember Iraq Killings

An Army sergeant charged with killing four other soldiers and a Navy officer in May 2009 at a mental health clinic in Iraq should not face a possible death penalty, his lawyer said Monday. Sgt. John Russell has no memory of being inside the Camp Liberty Combat Stress Center near Baghdad, attorney James Culp said.

05/21/2012

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