Stories tagged: "Fort Hood"

Army Officials Finally Agree to Take Action on Locating Missing Soldiers

Previously, if a soldier didn’t report for duty, army officials would note their absence as "absent without leave" or "AWOL."

Texas Honors Vanessa Guillén on Her 21st Birthday

The organizers want to remember the Fort Hood soldier "as the beautiful, powerful, and warrior she was and still is."

Democrat Lawmakers: Conditions at Fort Hood Are Worse Than They Imagined

“I have never seen a location in worse shape or in greater need of an overhaul than Fort Hood,” said Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA).

Family of Fort Hood Soldier Suspects Foul Play In His Death

"He felt that something was going to happen," says a cousin of Corlton L. Chee, adding that his body had bruises, scratches, and a bump.

The Military Could Finally See Sweeping Changes Under the ‘I Am Vanessa Guillén’ Act

Rep. Jackie Speier introduced the bipartisan bill in honor of the late SPC Vanessa Guillén, who was killed in April.

US Congress Officially Launches Investigation Into Fort Hood Deaths

Two congressional committees want to determine what's behind the "pattern of recent tragedies" at the Texas base.

Navajo Nation Calls for Investigation Into Death of Fort Hood Soldier

Multiple investigations are currently underway at Fort Hood after 11 soldiers have died in questionable circumstances since March.