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Survivors Of 2009 Fort Hood Attack Receive Purple Hearts

47 Purple Hearts were awarded at a ceremony at Fort Hood.

04/10/2015

A Fort Hood spokesman says 24-year-old Spc. Kendrick Vernell Sneed of Louisiana was found dead outside his off-base apartment in Killeen after returning from deployment in West Africa. (Photo by Getty Images)

Texas Soldier Found Dead Outside Apartment

24-year-old Spc. Kendrick Vernell Sneed of Louisiana was found dead outside his off-base apartment in Killeen after returning from deployment in West Africa.

01/14/2015

Survivors and relatives of those who died in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting filed a formal petition Wednesday to receive Purple Hearts and other benefits they have argued are long overdue. (credit: Ben Sklar/Getty Images)

Fort Hood Victims File New Purple Heart Petition

Survivors and relatives of those who died in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting filed a formal petition Wednesday to receive Purple Hearts and other benefits they have argued are long overdue.

12/31/2014

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3 Texas Soldiers Guilty Of Smuggling Immigrants

Three Fort Hood soldiers who used their U.S. Army identification or gear to help hide immigrants have been convicted in a South Texas smuggling ring.

10/31/2014

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3 Soldiers Charged With Human Smuggling

Officials say three Fort Hood soldiers have been arrested in an ongoing investigation related to the transporting and harboring of people who have entered the U.S. illegally.

10/10/2014

U.S. Air Force soldiers delimit with barbed wire the position of the next Ebola treatment center reserved for contaminated healthcare workers in Monrovia, on Oct. 6, 2014, where the virus continues to claim more victims. (credit: PASCAL GUYOT/AFP/Getty Images)

Army Colonel: ‘I Think There’s Some Apprehension’ Among Troops Preparing To Fight Ebola

Forgoing combat rifles and body armor, U.S. troops preparing to fight Ebola in Liberia were instead stepping gingerly Thursday into white germ-proof suits and pulling on thick, blue rubber gloves and gas masks.

10/10/2014

File photo of Fort Hood base. (credit: Drew Anthony Smith/Getty Images)

Fort Hood Sergeant Accused Of Setting Up Prostitution Ring With Cash-Strapped Female Soldiers

A Fort Hood sergeant is scheduled to appear in military court to answer allegations that he set up a prostitution ring with cash-strapped female soldiers.

06/03/2014

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Reprising Grim Role, Obama Grieves At Fort Hood

Returning again to a grief-stricken corner of America, President Barack Obama is reprising his role as chief comforter, mourning with families of those killed last week at Fort Hood and offering solace to the nation.

04/09/2014

President Barack Obama speaks at Bladensburg High School, on April 7, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Obamas Send Thoughts, Prayers To Victims Of Stabbing Spree

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are sending their thoughts and prayers to the victims of a stabbing spree at a Pennsylvania high school.

04/09/2014

Survivors and relatives of those who died in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting filed a formal petition Wednesday to receive Purple Hearts and other benefits they have argued are long overdue. (credit: Ben Sklar/Getty Images)

Fort Hood Soldier: I Just Waited To Die Because I Was Unarmed

A Fort Hood solider who was on the base during the April 2 shooting spree has wrote a letter describing his experience during the 8 minute shooting.

04/09/2014

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