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Golden Knight Descending

January 4, 2013, 8:20AM

Sergeant First Class Aaron Figel salutes as he exits the aircraft over Stinson Airfield in San Antonio on Thursday. The Golden Knights are part of military celebrations ahead of Saturday’s U.S. Army All-American Bowl, a showcase for the nation’s top high school players. U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. 1st Class Carlos J. Lazo Sergeant First Class Aaron Figel salutes as he exits the aircraft over Stinson Airfield in San Antonio on Thursday. The Golden Knights are part of military celebrations ahead of Saturday’s U.S. Army All-American Bowl, a showcase for the nation’s top high school players. U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. 1st Class Carlos J. Lazo

Overwatch in Bala Boluk

January 3, 2013, 9:10AM

U.S. Army Specialist Kaleb Propst provides security overwatch Wednesday at a key leader meeting in Bala Boluk, Afghanistan. U.S. Navy photo by Lieutenant Junior Grade Matthew StroupU.S. Army Specialist Kaleb Propst provides security overwatch Wednesday at a key leader meeting in Bala Boluk, Afghanistan. U.S. Navy photo by Lieutenant Junior Grade Matthew Stroup

Stepping up in Afghanistan

January 2, 2013, 7:42AM

U.S. Army 1st Lt. Ryan Schulte climbs stairs to the roof of the Farah City prison administrative office as a prison guard looks on, during a meeting with key leaders at the prison on December 29. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh IvesU.S. Army 1st Lt. Ryan Schulte climbs stairs to the roof of the Farah City prison administrative office as a prison guard looks on, during a meeting with key leaders at the prison on December 29. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives

Food aid bound for Haiti

December 31, 2012, 8:18AM

Aerial operations flight members push a pallet loaded with food into the back of a C-17 Globemaster III, on December 28. The 58th Airlift Squadron transported the food to Port-au-Prince, Haiti, to help feed Haitian children. U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Levin BolandAerial operations flight members push a pallet loaded with food into the back of a C-17 Globemaster III, on December 28. The 58th Airlift Squadron transported the food to Port-au-Prince, Haiti, to help feed Haitian children. U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Levin Boland