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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

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Army Cutting A Stryker Brigade At JBLM

The Army plans to eliminate one of the Stryker brigades at Joint Base Lewis-McChord as part of the reduction in forces as the war in Afghanistan comes to a close.

CBS Seattle–06/25/2013

File photo of members of the National Guard. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

New US Law Allows Use Of Military Reservists In Domestic Disasters

As hurricane season arrives, governors have a new resource to call upon in the event of a major disaster: military reservists.

08/30/2012

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Robert Bales to Face Military Court Hearing in September

The Army has scheduled a preliminary court hearing in September for the JBLM soldier accused of slaughtering 16 civilians during a pre-dawn rampage on two Afghan villages in March. He’s being held in the military prison at Fort Leavenworth, KS.

07/13/2012

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Best Flag Day and Army Birthday Celebrations in WA

June 14 is a special day in America – it’s Flag Day, commemorating the adoption of the United States flag in 1777. A day to fly your American flag proudly. And it’s the US Army’s birthday – 237 years ago the Continental Army was formed, beginning a rich heritage of successfully defending this great country. See the WA state celebrations for the US Army and Old Glory!

06/05/2012

Attorney Emma Scanlan; credit: Stephen Brashear/Getty Images

Army Adds Charges Against Afghan Shooting Suspect Bales

The Army has dropped a murder charge, but added others, including steroid use, against a JBLM soldier accused in a deadly shooting rampage in Afghanistan.

06/01/2012

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American Idol LIVE Comes to Seattle

The top 10 finalists of American Idol’s 11th season will be hitting the road this summer. And you have a chance to see them perform LIVE in Seattle on July 18!

05/04/2012