North Brookfield Veteran Killed By Suicide Bomber In AfghanistanA North Brookfield mother is grieving the death of her son who was killed in a suicide bombing in Afghanistan.
Report: Nearly 1 In 3 Young US Adults Too Fat For MilitaryObesity is among the leading causes of military ineligibility among people ages 17 to 24, the report notes.
Military Recruits Still Not Using American-Made SneakersLast April, the Department of Defense announced military recruits would start using athletic shoes 100 percent made and manufactured in America, in recognition of a law Congress passed in 1941 requiring the department give preference to American-made goods.
Obama's Expected Pick For Joint Chiefs Chairman Has Boston TiesPresident Barack Obama’s expected choice for the nation’s top military officer has local ties.
$4 Million In US Projects That Aim To Protect Sage Grouse Could Hurt MilitaryFederal officials have announced more than $4 million in projects in four states as part of a wildfire-fighting strategy but the efforts could hurt training operations at numerous U.S. military facilities in the West.
Bradley Jay: West Roxbury Man Chooses Life In The Danger Zone.This is part two of a three part interview with Dave Silverman, a West Roxbury native who moved to Israel to escape local anti-Semitism and fell in love with the "Land Of Milk And Honey." The interview is shot on Mt. Zion, within view if the walls of the old City of Jerusalem.
Freeze, Burn, Shake: Extreme Testing Ensures Satellite Equipment Will Withstand SpaceProtecting the military's most sensitive information begins in the most unusual of places.
Milford Soldier Competes For 'Best Warrior'A local soldier is vying for the title of “Best Warrior” in the United State Army.
Army Captain Battling Cancer Takes On Veteran SuicidesArmy Captain Justin Fitch, who once considered suicide, has made it his new mission to combat veteran suicides.
Plainville Police Arrest Man Claiming To Collect Money For VeteransA Connecticut man who said he was collecting money for Massachusetts veterans was arrested after being confronted by a police officer in Plainville on Friday.
Daily Talker: Should The Pentagon Stop Selling Tobacco?Members of the military who smoke may soon find it tougher to buy cigarettes. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says he's reviewing whether the Pentagon should ban tobacco sales and smoking on bases and ships.
I-Team: Foreign Governments Stealing Secrets In New EnglandForeign governments are stealing secrets in New England, many times with just a few clicks of a mouse.