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Fort Meade getting new commander

Fort Meade.
(File photo)

FORT MEADE — Maryland’s largest military installation is getting a new commander. Fort Meade says in a statement that Col. Tom Rickard assumes command of the Army post between Baltimore and Washington on Thursday. Rickard has served three deployments in ...

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Commander of US military’s biggest MP company departing

Fort Meade.
(File photo)

FORT MEADE— The Army Reserve is saying goodbye to the leader of the largest military police command in the U.S. military. Maj. Gen. Phillip Churn is relinquishing his leadership of the 200th Military Police Command at a ceremony Sunday at ...

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Fort Meade at vanguard in aggressive cyberwar against Islamic State

This June 6, 2013 file photo shows the National Security Administration (NSA) campus in Fort Meade. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

  WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. military has launched a newly aggressive campaign of cyberattacks against Islamic State militants, targeting the group’s abilities to use social media and the Internet to recruit fighters and inspire followers, U.S. officials told The ...

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Army: No environmental impact from cuts

An Army study has determined that there would be no environmental impact from a planned reduction in military and non-military personnel by 2020, including at two sites in Maryland that could be affected. Aberdeen Proving Ground and Fort Meade were ...

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