Lawmaker Seeks Delay on Eisenhower Memorial
The chairman of the House Oversight Committee is asking for further delay in approving the planned Dwight D. Eisenhower Memor...
Eisenhower Family: Impasse on Memorial Design
President Dwight D. Eisenhower's family welcomed design changes by architect Frank Gehry for a memorial honoring the World Wa...
5 Finalists in Contest to Design World War I Memorial in DC
Five design concepts have emerged in a competition to build a new national World War I Memorial in Washington.
US Marine Corps Memorial to be Restored After $5.4M Donation
The Marine Corps War Memorial overlooking Washington is turning green with age but now will be restored with a $5.37 million...
'Saving Private Ryan' Among Films Being Preserved
"Saving Private Ryan" is among 25 movies being inducted this year into the National Film Registry for long-term preservation.
Eisenhower Memorial Unchanged, Despite Objections
Architect Frank Gehry is maintaining key elements of his design for a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower near t...
Real 'Monuments Men' Records Go On Display in DC
Photographs, maps, correspondence and records from the corps of soldiers known as "monuments men" are going on display for th...
‘Anchorman' Parody of TV News Lands at Newseum
"Anchorman: The Exhibit" features costumes and props from Will Ferrell's 2004 movie "Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy."
Surgeon: Stonewall Jackson Death Likely Pneumonia
Historians and doctors have debated for decades what medical complications caused the death of legendary Confederate fighter...
Holocaust Survivors Veterans Gather at DC Museum
Elderly survivors of the Holocaust and the veterans who helped liberate them are gathering for what could be their last big r...
Beyonce Questioned on Lip Sync at Obama Inaugural
There's no question Beyonce's rendition of the national anthem was a roaring success. The mystery: was it live or lip synced?
Most Popular Military News
Should Low-Income Military Families Get a Food Allowance? White House Says No
A provision in the House defense policy bill would create an entitlement to cover food and other needs.
Lawmaker Orders Investigation into 'Pink Tax' on Women's Military Uniforms
A bill in Congress would order a GAO report on whether there really are gender disparities in uniform prices.
US Marine Corps Asks Duncan Hunter to Stop Using Marine Symbols for Campaign
The service apparently wrote Hunter a letter asking him to immediately stop using the USMC Eagle, Globe and Anchor emblem.
Marines' New Top Officer Wants to Give New Moms a Full Year Off
The commandant's plan would drastically expand the service's maternity leave benefits.
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West Virginia Soldier Dies in Kuwait in Non-Combat Incident
The incident is under investigation.
What's Keeping Generals up at Night? Cyber Threats
America, the world's most computer-dependent nation, is especially vulnerable to cyber attack.
Despite Opposition, Gamecocks Pick Retired General as School's Next President
The former superintendent of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point said he is honored to be named UCS's next president.
Norfolk Navy Airman Sentenced in Murder for Hire Plot
Navy Airman Uriel Gerardo-Olivas will also receive a dishonorable discharge.
Leonardo Helicopter Clears Final FAA Approval
If selected by the Navy this fall, the company would produce up to 130 helicopters at its Philadelphia production facility.
Navy Ends Search for Sailor Missing from the Aircraft Carrier Abraham Lincoln
The sailor was reported overboard in the Arabian Sea July 17.
Air Force News
Eglin AFB F-35s Hit Their Highest Mission-Capable Rate
The 33rd Fighter Wing posted a 77.1% mission-capable rate for the 33 F-35s on its flight line.
Some Don't Like It Hot: Shorts on the Way for Maintainers at Nellis Air Force Base
The high-stress, high-heat environment prompted officials to get utility shorts for its maintenance crew, officials said.
Air Force JTAC Awarded Silver Star for Calling Airstrikes Under Fire
Tech. Sgt. Michael Perolio received the third-highest award for valor in combat during a ceremony Thursday.
Marine Corps News
Married Marine Colonels to Take on Separate Commands on the Same Day
During two separate Marine Corps change-of-command ceremonies Friday in North Carolina, Col. Ebitz will take the reins.
USS Kearsarge, USS Arlington Return Home After Deployment
The USS Kearsarge and USS Arlington returned to Norfolk Thursday following a seven-month deployment.
Coast Guard News
Here's How the US Coast Guard Helped Put El Chapo Away for Life
Drug interdictions by the service played a role in convicting the kingpin.
Barry Drenches Gulf Coast, but Initially Spares New Orleans
Coast Guard helicopters rescued a dozen people and two pets from flooded areas of Terrebonne Parish, south of New Orleans.
Coast Guard Cutter Holds Line on China During Rare Pacific Deployment
Bertholf returned July 2 from the Coast Guard's first full-length deployment to the Western Pacific in seven years.