Fort Knox

Central Kentucky officials are in the final stages of a letter-writing campaign to oppose potential cuts at Fort Knox.

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U.S. Sen. Rand Paul says Ft. Knox has been talked about as a possible site to temporarily house immigrant children pouring across the country's border.

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. -- Fort Campbell and Fort Knox, both in Kentucky, are each going to lose an active duty combat brigade under a restructuring plan announced by the U.S. Army.

The brigades that will be eliminated by 2017 are the 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division based at Fort Campbell, and the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, which is Fort Knox's only combat brigade. Both units have soldiers currently deployed to Afghanistan.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- A Humvee carrying six Navy SEALs and two other sailors overturned during a training exercise at Fort Knox in Kentucky, killing one of the SEALs and injuring the others, military officials said Friday.

Lt. David Lloyd, a spokesman for the Naval Special Warfare Group Two in Virginia Beach, Va., said the Humvee was part of a convoy on the post when it overturned Wednesday night. What caused it to flip remains under investigation, he said.