Retired Marine General Quits Post as Envoy on Qatar Dispute
Anthony Zinni, a former commander of U.S. Central Command, quit his post as an envoy seeking to resolve a dispute with Qatar.
Cello Star Yo-Yo Ma to Perform at WWI Armistice Ceremonies
The maestro will perform at the Arc de Triomphe during ceremonies marking the centenary of the end of the WWI next month.
Vienna Meeting Precedes Iran Nuke Report
Iran, the United States and other world powers are preparing to implement a landmark deal to curb Iran's nuclear activities.
China Creates 3 New Army Units to Improve Fighting Capacity
China has created three new army units as part of its reforms to modernize its military and improve its fighting capacity.
Munich Terror Threat Remains in Place, Stations Open Again
Munich train stations reopened on New Year's Day, despite a warning about possible terrorist acts by the Islamic State.
IS Leader Says 'Caliphate' Well, Mocks Saudi-Led Alliance
The Islamic State group released a new message Dec. 26,claiming it is doing well despite an unprecedented alliance against it...
Iraqi Troops Advance in Battle for IS-Held City of Ramadi
Iraqi forces are reporting progress in their military operations to retake the city of Ramadi from the Islamic State group.
Japan Cabinet OKs Record Defense Budget Amid China Concern
Japan's Cabinet approved a record-high military spending plan Dec. 23, endorsing the purchase of US warplanes.
Turkey Will Withdraw More Troops from Iraq after US Request
Turkey says it will withdraw more troops from northern Iraq and acknowledged a miscommunication with Iraq over the issue.
Brother of San Bernardino Shooter Is US Navy Veteran
The brother of one of the shooters in the San Bernardino attack is a US Navy veteran who received the Good Conduct Medal.
IS-Claimed Bombing Kills Yemeni Governor, 6 Guards in Aden
A huge explosion killed the governor of Yemen's southern Aden province and six of his bodyguards, security officials said.
Mourners Remember US Student Killed in Paris Attacks
Mourners attended a Dec. 4 funeral to pay their respects to Nohemi Gonzalez, the American student killed in the Paris attacks...
US to Hold UN Summit to Combat Financing of Extremist Groups
The United States is organizing a UN summit to strengthen global efforts in combating the financing of terrorism.
Official Says Phoenix VA Health Care System has Improved
Despite a report questioning the quality of care within the Phoenix VA System, a top official said that progress has been mad...
World War II Veteran Turns 107 with a Party in New Orleans
When Lawrence Brooks joined the military, it was still segregated.
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US Veteran Who Survived Blast Receives Penis Transplant
A Baltimore hospital says a wounded U.S. veteran has received the world's most extensive penis transplant.
Men and Women Seeing Different Failure Rates on Army's Gender-Neutral Fitness Test
The Army general in charge of the service's new combat fitness test said he's confident it will remain gender-neutral.
Here's Your 2020 Military Retiree, VA and Social Security Pay Bump
The 2020 military retiree, VA disability and social security pay increase is smaller than the one received in 2019.
Marine Stopped to Help Someone on Highway Before She Was Hit and Killed
Cpl. Erin Rachel Lilleyfogle of Parris Island had stopped to help someone involved in an earlier crash.
Soldiers Will Once Again Get Pre-Move Cash, Army Chief Says
Dislocation Allowance, or DLA, is a cash payment of about $1,000 to $4,000, based on rank and dependents.
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New Army Chief Wants to Let Soldiers Stay Longer at Favorite Duty Stations
Could soldiers be able to put off PCS moves for nine years?
Vets in Congress Renew Medal of Honor Plea for Army 'Legend' Alwyn Cashe
Cashe went beyond the call of duty, which is why he deserves the Medal of Honor, three members of Congress wrote.
Excessive PT Will Cost the Army Millions of Lost Work Days This Year
The knee injuries, back problems and other woes far outpace any other reasons for lost duty.
Navy's 'Doomsday' Plane Hits a Bird, Suffers $2M in Damages
An E-6B Mercury, a nuclear command-and-control plane, hit the bird at Naval Air Station Patuxent River on Oct. 2.
Having Penis Transplant Was 'One of the Best Decisions I Ever Made,' Navy Veteran Says
He had the surgery eight years after a bomb in Afghanistan blew off the lower half of his body.
Student Naval Pilot Was Flying at 15,000 Feet When Engine Caught Fire
A pilot and instructor were 30 minutes into a planned hour-long training flight when they got indication of an engine fire.
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Air Force Nurse Pleads Guilty in Tricare Fraud Scheme
Federal prosecutors say Maj. Romeatrius Moss pleaded guilty to soliciting and receiving a kickback on Tuesday.
Air Force Adds Sickle Cell Trait Question to Fitness Survey After PT Deaths
The addition of screening for sickle cell trait on the survey will help to flag those who might need additional clearance.
Fighter Jets Could Fly Lower in Idaho, Nevada and Oregon
Mountain Home Air Force Base in southwestern Idaho operates flights over portions of the three states.
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Marine Corps Announces It Was Wrong -- Again -- on Iwo Jima Flag-Raising Photo
Evidence shows another Marine long-believed to be in the famous photo from atop Mount Suribachi was misidentified.
Kyle Carpenter Is Still Refusing to Hide His Scars
It's been nine years since the Medal of Honor recipient hurled himself onto a live grenade to save a fellow Marine.
US Navy Base Reports Damage to More Than 20 Structures Days After Typhoon Pummels Japan
Naval Air Facility Atsugi appeared the worst hit by Typhoon Hagibis of the U.S. military bases in and around Tokyo.
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Coast Guard Offloads $92 Million Worth of Smuggled Cocaine in San Diego
The Coast Guard offloaded more than 6,800 pounds of cocaine -- worth an estimated $92 million -- on Wednesday.
Despite Hurricane Damage, Coast Guard Pressing On with Next-Gen Cutter Construction
Coast Guard's New Plan for Next-Gen Cutter Contracts Will Prevent Delays, Commandant Says
Coast Guard Reopens Bidding on New Class of Cutters
The company that originally won the bid suffered serious infrastructure damage in Hurricane Michael in 2018.