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Special Forces wreath laying

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From left, Army Secretary John McHugh, Brig. Gen. Darsie D. Rogers, and William Kennedy Smith walk to lay a wreath in the shape of a Green Beret at Arlington National Cemetery, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Arlington, Va., during a U.S. Army Special Forces Command (Airborne) commemorative President John F. Kennedy Wreath Laying Ceremony at the JFK grave site. Sgt. Major Dwight Utley assists at right. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

From left, Army Secretary John McHugh, Brig. Gen. Darsie D. Rogers, and William Kennedy Smith walk to lay a wreath in the shape of a Green Beret at Arlington National Cemetery, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Arlington, Va., during a U.S. Army Special Forces Command (Airborne) commemorative President John F. Kennedy Wreath Laying Ceremony at the JFK grave site. Sgt. Major Dwight Utley assists at right. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

 

Gary Sinise takes a look around AUSA

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Actor Gary Sinise poses with soldiers for a photo at the annual meeting of the Association of the US Army at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. (Mike Morones/Staff)

Actor Gary Sinise poses with soldiers for a photo at the annual meeting of the Association of the US Army at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. (Mike Morones/Staff)

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Marines arrive in Liberia

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MONROVIA, LIBERIA - OCTOBER 09:  A health worker takes the temperature of U.S. Marines arriving to take part in Operation United Assistance on October 9, 2014 near Monrovia, Liberia. Some 90 Marines landed on KC-130 transport planes and MV-22 Ospreys to support the American effort to contain the Ebola epidemic. The Ospreys, which can land vertically like helicopters, will transport U.S. troops and supplies as they build 17 Ebola treatment centers around Liberia.  U.S. President Barack Obama has committed up to 4,000 troops in West Africa to combat the disease.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

MONROVIA, LIBERIA – OCTOBER 09: A health worker takes the temperature of U.S. Marines arriving to take part in Operation United Assistance on October 9, 2014 near Monrovia, Liberia. Some 90 Marines landed on KC-130 transport planes and MV-22 Ospreys to support the American effort to contain the Ebola epidemic. The Ospreys, which can land vertically like helicopters, will transport U.S. troops and supplies as they build 17 Ebola treatment centers around Liberia. U.S. President Barack Obama has committed up to 4,000 troops in West Africa to combat the disease. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

U.S marines arrival at the Roberts International airport in Monrovia, Liberia, Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014. Six U.S. military planes arrived Thursday at the epicenter of the Ebola crisis, carrying more aid and American Marines into Liberia, the country hardest hit by the deadly disease that has devastated West Africa and stirred anxiety across a fearful world. At a World Bank meeting in Washington, the presidents of several West African countries struggling with Ebola pleaded for help, with one calling the epidemic "a tragedy unforeseen in modern times." (AP Photo/Abbas Dulleh)

U.S marines arrival at the Roberts International airport in Monrovia, Liberia, Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014. Six U.S. military planes arrived Thursday at the epicenter of the Ebola crisis, carrying more aid and American Marines into Liberia, the country hardest hit by the deadly disease that has devastated West Africa and stirred anxiety across a fearful world. At a World Bank meeting in Washington, the presidents of several West African countries struggling with Ebola pleaded for help, with one calling the epidemic “a tragedy unforeseen in modern times.” (AP Photo/Abbas Dulleh)

Air Force arrives in Liberia

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Liberia Races To Expand Ebola Treatment Facilities, As U.S. Troops Arrive

MONROVIA, LIBERIA – OCTOBER 08: Protective wire surrounds the first tents set up as part of a 25-bed hospital to aid Liberian health workers infected with Ebola on October 8, 2014 near Monrovia, Liberia. U.S. Air Force personnel are constructing the modular hospital, known by the military as an expeditionary medical support system (EMEDS), near the international airport ouside of Monrovia. The airmen will train U.S. public health service members in using the hospital’s medical equipment, but will not be involved in treatment of Ebola patients. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

US air Force soldiers delimit with barbed wire the position of the next Ebola treatment center reserved for contaminated healthcare workers in Monrovia where the virus continues to claim more victims. Liberia is the country hit hardest by the largest Ebola outbreak on record, accounting for about two-thirds of the total 3,338 deaths recorded in the region since the beginning of the year. AFP PHOTO / PASCAL GUYOTPASCAL GUYOT/AFP/Getty Images

US air Force soldiers delimit with barbed wire the position of the next Ebola treatment center reserved for contaminated healthcare workers in Monrovia where the virus continues to claim more victims. Liberia is the country hit hardest by the largest Ebola outbreak on record, accounting for about two-thirds of the total 3,338 deaths recorded in the region since the beginning of the year. AFP PHOTO / PASCAL GUYOTPASCAL GUYOT/AFP/Getty Images

Air Force Defeats Navy 30-21 at USAFA

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The US Air Force Academy's Jacobi Owens leaps into a gap during the Falcons' 30-21 win over the US Naval Academy Midshipmen at the US Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on Saturday, October 4, 2014. (Mike Morones/Staff)

The US Air Force Academy’s Jacobi Owens leaps into a gap during the Falcons’ 30-21 win over the US Naval Academy Midshipmen at the US Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on Saturday, October 4, 2014. (Mike Morones/Staff)

Air Force struck first in the three-way battle for the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy by defeating Navy 30-21 on Saturday. The Midshipmen have held the trophy since 2012. While the Mids held on through the first half, ultimately Air Force pulled away with an unanswered touchdown in the third quarter and a field goal and a final touchdown in the fourth quarter. The Falcons will travel to West Point to face the Army Black Knights on November 1 for the next academy match-up.

 

Congrats from SMMC Barrett

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Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps Michael Barrett congratulates Anthony McDaniel for his gold medal in the mixed 400-meter dash at the 2014 Warrior Games at Garry Berry Stadium in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on Thursday, October 2, 2014. (Mike Morones/Staff)

Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps Micheal Barrett congratulates Anthony McDaniel for his gold medal in the mixed 400-meter dash at the 2014 Warrior Games at Garry Berry Stadium in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on Thursday, October 2, 2014. (Mike Morones/Staff)

 

Fall. Get up. Win.

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Staff Sgt. Jorge Salazar looks to a referee after falling during the Marine Corps-Army wheelchair basketball game at the 2014 Warrior Games on Wednesday, October 1, 2014. Marine Corps beat Army to remain undefeated. (Mike Morones/Staff)

Cpl. Jorge Salazar looks to a referee after falling during the Marine Corps-Army wheelchair basketball game at the 2014 Warrior Games on Wednesday, October 1, 2014. Marine Corps beat Army to remain undefeated. (Mike Morones/Staff)

 

Golden swimmer sings Marines’ Hymn

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Staff Sgt. Maryann Miller sings the Marines' Hymn after she is awarded her third gold medal in swimming at the 2014 Warrior Games at the US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on Tuesday, September 30, 2014. (Mike Morones/Staff)

Staff Sgt. Maryann Miller sings the Marines’ Hymn after she is awarded her third gold medal in swimming at the 2014 Warrior Games at the US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on Tuesday, September 30, 2014. The Marine team is comprised of both active duty and veteran wounded, ill and injured Marines who are attached to or supported by the Wounded Warrior Regiment, the official unit of the Marine Corps charged with providing comprehensive non-medical recovery care to wounded, ill and injured Marines. (Mike Morones/Staff)

 

Warrior Games: Day 2

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Navy's John Kremer tries to block a shot by Air Force's Ryan Pinney during Navy's 38-19 win in wheelchair basketball at the 2014 Warrior Games at the US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on Monday, September 29, 2014. (Mike Morones/Staff)

Navy’s John Kremer tries to block a shot by Air Force’s Ryan Pinney during Navy’s 38-19 win in wheelchair basketball at the 2014 Warrior Games at the US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on Monday, September 29, 2014. (Mike Morones/Staff)

Click here for a photo gallery from Day 2 of the 2014 Warrior Games.

2014 Warrior Games kick off

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Marine Cpl. Jorge Salazar hands the torch to Retired Navy Chief Yeoman Sharona Young during the opening ceremony for the 2014 Warrior Games at the US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on Sunday, September 28, 2014.(Mike Morones/Staff) The 2014 Warrior Games kicked off on Sunday at the US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs with over 200 athletes from the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force and Special Operations Command marching into the gymnasium followed by each representatives from each service branch passing a torch through the room.

Marine Cpl. Jorge Salazar hands the torch to Retired Navy Chief Yeoman Sharona Young during the opening ceremony for the 2014 Warrior Games at the US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on Sunday, September 28, 2014.(Mike Morones/Staff)
The 2014 Warrior Games kicked off on Sunday at the US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs with over 200 athletes from the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force and Special Operations Command marching into the gymnasium followed by each representatives from each service branch passing a torch through the room.

Click here for more photos from day 1 of the 2014 Warrior Games.