The troop cuts have been expected for months as the army adjusts to financial constraints and fewer active conflicts.
- The Army says that an unidentified first lieutenant from the post was the only one of 17 women to successfully complete the second gender-integrated training.Read more
No Colorado city was more aware of the war in Iraq than Colorado Springs. It's home to Fort Carson, the sprawling Army installation where 28,000 soldiers are based.
Colorado's Fort Carson is working to lesson its impact on the environment. Over the next decade, the army base wants to produce as much energy it uses.