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Military preparedness is being undermined by dumb budget cuts.
Historical cemetery removes SpongeBob headstone because it was deemed inappropriate.
Budget woes have hampered military's ability to train for a worst-case crisis, top general warns.
'The intellectual depth and rigor...is quickly being lost,' one instructor says.
If treated within hours, research shows survival possible.
FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — Bradley Manning plans to live as a woman named Chelsea and wants to begin hormone therapy as soon as possible, the soldier said Thursday, a day after being sentenced to 35 years in prison for sending classified material to WikiLeaks.
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — Inside a Texas courthouse surrounded by bomb barricades, Army Maj. Nidal Hasan hasn't challenged the government's case that alleges how and why he committed the deadliest mass shooting on a U.S. military base in history.
Lawyers assisting Hasan believe he is seeking the death penalty, asked to drop case.
FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — The defense gets the chance Friday to sum up its case in the court-martial of Bradley Manning, the Army private who sent hundreds of thousands of U.S. government documents to the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks.