Mark Thompson

  • For years, motor-vehicle accidents have killed more US troops than any other non-combat cause. There have been safe-driving campaigns on military posts since troops and transportation first got together. “Many military members are young, single, male, and high-school educated,” the ...

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  • Just when youre thinking the US army may have turned the corner on its troops killing themselves, a new number surfaces that dashes those hopes. Friday afternoon the army said it suffered a record 32 suspected suicides in July, the most since it began releasing monthly data two years ago. The US ...

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