Military Briefs: 4 Fort Carson soldiers earn Ranger tab

By: The Gazette

4 from Fort Carson earn Ranger tab

Fort Carson's 1st Lt. Shaye Haver made headlines last week when she became one of the first women to graduate from the Army's elite Ranger course.

But Haver had plenty...

Air Force Academy falconry can be bloody rewarding

By: TOM ROEDER tom.roeder@gazette.com

Avoiding the talons is key when you're learning how to fly the Air Force Academy's living mascot.

Those flashing prey-grabbers whip by handlers at NASCAR speeds as they show off their flying acumen to stadium...

Colorado Springs area military events starting Aug. 23, 2015

By: Carlotta Olson

THROUGH AUGUST

Active-duty military and veterans get free admission to all Colorado state parks - For a list of parks, go to tinyurl.com/oqcc6xh.

SEPT. 2

Navy League of the United States...

Friday Military Salute: One man's journey to honor the Buffalo Soldiers

By: ERIC SINGER eric.singer@gazette.com

Willie Breazell is the Chairman of the Buffalo Soldiers Community Memorial Committee, which is raising money to build a 12-foot wide by 6-foot tall memorial in Memorial Park to recognize the Buffalo Soldier...

Male classmates praise Fort Carson's female Ranger

By: TOM ROEDER tom.roeder@gazette.com

A Fort Carson lieutenant was more than one of the first two women to complete the Army's grueling Ranger School.

Classmates on Thursday said 1st Lt. Shaye Haver was also the first to carry more than her share...

Female lieutenant from Fort Carson 'happy, relieved' to join Ranger ranks

By: tom roeder tom.roeder@gazette.com

   

Join a roundtable discussion today about the Army's elite Ranger training program and the two women, including 1st Lt. Shaye Haver of Fort Carson, who've completed the Ranger course. Watch...

General: Colorado Springs kids are too fat to fight

By: TOM ROEDER tom.roeder@gazette.com

A group of high-ranking military brass held a Colorado Springs news conference Wednesday warning parents and politicians that most kids in the Pikes Peak region are too fat, frail or stupid to fight for their...

Hackers expose millions on cheating site; some in US govt

By: The Associated Press

LONDON — Hackers say they have exposed unfaithful partners across the world, posting what they said were the personal details of millions of people registered with cheating website Ashley Madison.

A message...