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General spared prison for having adulterous affair

FORT BRAGG, N.C., March 20 (UPI) -- Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair was spared jail time Thursday for having an affair with a subordinate and will be allowed to retire from the U.S. Army.
General charged with sexual assault fined, avoids jail

General charged with sexual assault fined, avoids jail

March 20 (UPI) -- Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair was given a reprimand and a fine, but will avoid jail time and stay in the Army, a military judge determined Thursday morning.
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Sinclair pleads guilty to reduced charges in sexual assault case

FORT BRAGG, N.D., March 17 (UPI) -- Army Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair formally pleaded guilty Monday to reduced charges at his sexual assault court-martial at Fort Bragg, N.C.
Sexual assault charges dropped as Sinclair pleads guilty to lesser counts

Sexual assault charges dropped as Sinclair pleads guilty to lesser counts

March 17 (UPI) -- The Army has dropped sexual assault charges against Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair in exchange for a guilty plea on lesser charges.
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Sinclair Army judge rips prosecutors about turning over evidence

FORT BRAGG, N.C., March 10 (UPI) -- A U.S. military judge ripped Army prosecutors Monday for not turning over evidence to Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair's lawyers in his sexual assault court-martial.
Army sexual assault case paused while false testimony evidence considered

Army sexual assault case paused while false testimony evidence considered

FORT BRAGG, N.C., March 10 (UPI) -- Emails from the prosecution in the assault case against Brig. Gen. Sinclair raised questions that the Pentagon may have interfered with a possible plea bargain.
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U.S. Army captain testifies on affair with general

FORT BRAGG, N.C., March 8 (UPI) -- A female U.S. Army captain says she continued an affair with Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair because she was afraid of him and of what he could do to her.

Brig. Gen. Sinclair pleads guilty to inappropriate relationships

FORT BRAGG, N.C., March 6 (UPI) -- U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair pleaded guilty at his court-martial Thursday to several charges, including an illicit affair with a female Army captain.

Court-martial of U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Sinclair begins

FORT BRAGG, N.C., March 4 (UPI) -- The court-martial of U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Jeff Sinclair, accused of adultery and other charges, began with pre-trial motions Tuesday at Fort Bragg. N.C.

Army identifies paratrooper killed in training accident at Fort Bragg

FORT BRAGG, N.C., Feb. 23 (UPI) -- The U.S. Army said it has identified the paratrooper who was killed in a training accident in Fort Bragg., N.C., as 22-year-old Pfc. James Groth.

Cellphone records at heart of military sexual assault trial

FORT BRAGG, N.C., Jan. 8 (UPI) -- An Army captain lied under oath about a cellphone used during an adulterous affair with a general, defense lawyers in Fort Bragg, N.C., alleged.
Man creates replica of bin Laden's compound from gingerbread

Man creates replica of bin Laden's compound from gingerbread

FORT BRAGG, N.C., Jan. 2 (UPI) -- An Army officer stationed in North Carolina revealed pictures of "Gingerbottabad," a replica of Osama bin Laden's compound made from gingerbread.

National Guardsman allegedly stole soldiers' info for militia IDs

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 13 (UPI) -- A member of the Minnesota National Guard stole personal information from fellow soldiers to make IDs for members of his militia, federal investigators say.

Jacobs Engineering honored for building design

PASADENA, Calif., Oct. 9 (UPI) -- Jacobs Engineering Group has received the Award of Excellence in Institutional Architecture for its design of the Mission Training Complex at a U.S. Army base.
Army officer guilty of murder for ordering soldiers to shoot Afghans

Army officer guilty of murder for ordering soldiers to shoot Afghans

FORT BRAGG, N.C., Aug. 2 (UPI) -- A U.S. Army officer was convicted of murder Thursday for ordering soldiers under his command in Afghanistan to shoot all Afghans they saw on motorcycles.

Chief of staff says U.S. Army reducing number of combat teams

WASHINGTON, June 26 (UPI) -- The U.S. Army will reduce the number of brigade combat teams from 45 to 33 by the year 2017, the Army's chief of staff said.

Three divers drown off Northern California coast

SANTA ROSA, Calif., April 29 (UPI) -- Three divers died in separate incidents along the coast of Northern California, officials said.

U.S. military diet changes boost nutrition

NATICK, Mass., March 25 (UPI) -- The U.S. military is following the general population in getting heavier, with obesity within the military at 13 percent, a researcher says.

Officer charged in shooting of Afghans

FORT BRAGG, N.C., March 18 (UPI) -- A U.S. Army lieutenant is facing charges stemming from the deaths of two men while he was leading a patrol in a remote section of Afghanistan, officials say.

Army member gets 5 years for Afghan scam

WASHINGTON, March 17 (UPI) -- An Army staff sergeant was sentenced to five years in prison for stealing $1 million from the government in a scam while she was serving in Afghanistan.

U.S. troops to deploy to Kosovo

GRAFENWÖHR, Germany, March 14 (UPI) -- For the first time in a decade, active-duty U.S. soldiers will be deployed to Kosovo to contribute to a NATO peacekeeping mission, officials said.

Supporters defend accused Army general

FORT BRAGG, N.C., Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Supporters of a U.S. Army general charged with fraud and forcible sodomy have set up a website to press their argument he is being unfairly prosecuted.

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Gay military spouses to get more benefits

WASHINGTON, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Same-sex spouses may soon get some of the U.S. military benefits now granted heterosexual wives and husbands, officials say.

Same-sex wife is Fort Bragg spouse of year

FORT BRAGG, N.C., Jan. 25 (UPI) -- A woman who is married to a female Army officer has been named Fort Bragg, N.C., spouse of the year even though an officers' spouse club refused her membership.
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