U.S. Department of Defense

Illinois National Guard Warns of Phone ScamIndividuals are claiming to be with the Illinois National Guard and soliciting donations by telephone.
Nixon Joins Other Governors in Afghanistan for Counterterrorism BriefingsThe U.S. Department of Defense picked an unusual time for a delegation of governors to take a tour of Afghanistan. Among those governors is Missouri's Jay Nixon.
Sen. McCaskill: "Why Buy Things We Don't Use?" Missouri Democrat & others grill defense, justice, & homeland security officials about new military gear donations to local police.
Attorney: Manning Not Receiving Hormone Therapy The American Civil Liberties Union and an attorney say convicted national security leaker Chelsea Manning isn't receiving medical treatment for her gender identity condition as previously approved by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel.
Springfield, Ill. Researcher Awaits FDA Approval For Hearing Loss DrugDr. Kathleen Campbell imagines a time when someone is exposed to hearing loss and can then go to the pharmacy to purchase a drug that would cure or eliminate it.
DOD: Rockford Soldier Dies In AfghanistanFederal officials say a 25-year-old Army sergeant from Rockford has died in Afghanistan.

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