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Female soldiers training on a firing range. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)

Few Army women want combat jobs

FORT EUSTIS, Va. (AP) — Only a small fraction of Army women say they’d like to move into one of the newly opening combat jobs, but those few who do say they want a job […]

02/25/2014

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Sister soldiers

Are women ready for frontline combat? ABC’s Cecilia Vega shows you what it takes to be a woman on the front lines.

01/24/2013

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Infantry now shut to women; do they want it open?

WASHINGTON (AP) – If or when the Pentagon lets women become infantry troops – the country’s front-line warfighters – how many women will want to? The answer is probably not many.

01/05/2013