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Meet the Register's Andrew Logue

Andrew Logue covers Des Moines’ minor league sports, Northern Iowa and Drake. He is approaching his 20th anniversary at the Register, but is still clinging to his Kansas City-area roots. 562 more words


Col. Dominic Ruggerio was U.S. Army Cavalry officer from head to toe

After graduating with a double major in English and Psychology from Norwich University in Northfield, Vt. in 1961, Dominic Ruggerio joined the Army as a 2nd lieutenant. 1,282 more words

U. S. Army

Fort Leavenworth to hold exercise on chemical spill response

FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kansas (AP) – Fort Leavenworth is holding a disaster response exercise April 14.

The Army post announced Thursday that it will conduct a full-scale training exercise for soldiers stationed there simulating a response to a train derailment. 94 more words


Exclusive jailhouse interview with Chelsea Manning on gender transition behind bars

.@xychelsea shares her transition to living as a woman — behind bars: http://t.co/dx8LeBg9Yq pic.twitter.com/i3bqy61DWo

— Cosmopolitan (@Cosmopolitan) April 8, 2015

Chelsea Manning, the Army intelligence analyst formerly known as Bradley Manning who was sentenced to 35 years in a military prison for leaking secret documents to WikiLeaks, spoke out to Cosmopolitan in a revealing interview.

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The Old Military Road

Three trees surrounded our fort, and their roots shot out at the base as if they had multiple legs, but they were good for sitting on. 1,170 more words


Chelsea Manning, The Military & Human Rights

The Military (we hear) is to grant Chelsea the requisite Hormone Therapy

Chelsea, who announced her intention to transition immediately after her court martial resulted in a 35 year sentence on 22nd August 2013, and who was first diagnosed by the Military themselves as suffering from gender dysphoria way back in May 2010, is (we hear) finally to receive hormone therapy treatment at Fort Leavenworth. 745 more words