Dysfunction in a U.S. Army recruitment pipeline for foreign-born soldiers has created chaos and uncertainty for thousands.
Starting in 2016, women will be able to serve in any combat role in the United States' armed forces.
The military will exhume a grave in the Philippines that may hold the remains of Bud Kelder, an American POW whose family has long been fighting the Pentagon to get him home.
Without change of leadership throughout, meaningful improvement could be elusive.
Changes must go beyond bureaucracy to update the scientific approach and embrace outside help.