Army Scales Back In-Person Recruiting, Deploys Virus Testing Before Basic Training

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The Inglewood Army recruiting station is tucked into a strip mall in a gritty part of Los Angeles. Its neighbors are a liquor store, fast food outlets and palm trees. Inside are the familiar posters: smiling soldiers with the slogans "Army Strong" and "Army Team." Sergeant First Class Nathan Anslow runs this station. He points to something new just inside the door. A stack of questionnaires — coronavirus screening forms. It's the first stop for potential recruits. "I go over the screening questions," he said. "Do they have any of the symptoms? Have they felt any of this? Have they travelled? Are they currently sick or been around someone who's sick?" On the table are Clorox wipes and a bottle of hand sanitizer. Another table holds boxes of protective...

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Army Scales Back In-Person Recruiting, Deploys Virus Testing Before Basic Training

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