After 11 years of combat, the Army is now getting around to developing body armor specifically designed for female soldiers. A group from the 101st Airborne at Fort Campbell, Ky., will be wearing the protective armor in an upcoming deployment to Afghanistan, the Army announced this week.
Updated: September 18, 2012, - 07:40 PM
The Pentagon says Minnesota native David Hrdlicka, an Air Force pilot who became a prisoner of war when his jet was shot down over Laos in 1965, is long dead, but tantalizing clues raise questions.
Updated: September 17, 2012, - 07:57 AM
The 2013 Minnesota Fallen Heroes Remembered calendars will be available later this month. The calendars feature the narratives of Minnesota natives who died in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Updated: September 04, 2012, - 05:53 PM
It didn't follow up on despondent patient who killed himself while under the agency's care, the VA Inspector General's Office said.
Updated: August 28, 2012, - 06:01 AM
The Dutch-made ride stalled on opening day and at Wisconsin fair.
Updated: August 24, 2012, - 11:12 PM
For a second consecutive day Friday, a skyscraping State Fair ride became stuck with people on it even though it...
Updated: August 24, 2012, - 06:10 PM
About two dozen people were in the parking lot of the Roseville library on Saturday for a small but significant tribute. A flagpole was being dedicated to Army Sgt. Benjamin Miller, who died in 2008 during his second tour of duty in Iraq.
Updated: August 21, 2012, - 11:16 PM
A son of Rochester's police chief has sued the city, claiming he was discriminated against after being injured while serving in the Army in Iraq and being denied a job when he returned home.
Updated: August 16, 2012, - 09:36 PM
Truman, Minn., agrees to restore his position to settle federal lawsuit.
Updated: August 10, 2012, - 12:28 AM