Locklear: Pacific 'Pivot' Won't Require New Bases
Rather than building more bases, the United States wants to strengthen ties with Asia-Pacific allies and increasingly operate...
Air Force Seeks DoD Ruling on Re-Enlistment Oath
The Air Force awaits a legal opinion whether an atheist can opt out of the phrase "so help me God" in his re-enlistment oath.
Army Supporting Prayer Day Despite Protest
The Army plans to support a National Day of Prayer event closely associated with an evangelical Christian organization despit...
Odierno Says Army 'Preparing for the Worst'
If sequestration continues, the Army might not be ready by next year to respond to contingencies such as the Syrian conflict,...
Analyst: DoD $300B Short If Strategy Unchanged
The Department of Defense will be hundreds of billions of dollars short of what's needed to enact the nation's official defen...
France Bestows Legion of Honor on 14 US vets
They were willing to fight and risk death in France's time of need, and this week in Washington, a grateful ally gave thanks.
DoD: OK to Talk About Faith, Not to Push On Others
It’s OK to evangelize. But it’s not OK to proselytize.
Pilot in F-15 Crash Was Decorated Combat Vet
The Massachusetts Air National Guard has identified the combat veteran killed when his F-15C crashed in western Virginia.
AF Drops Evangelical Marriage Video From Course
Commanders said the program by an Evangelical group focused on heterosexual marriage as the military moves to accept same-sex...
DoD Eyes Military Pay Law to End Furloughs
The Pentagon and the White House are weighing whether a new law that ensures military members as well as some Defense Departm...
Arlington to Correct Monument to WWII Air Crew
A long struggle to make gravestones at Arlington National Cemetery reflect reality rather than bureaucracy apparently has a h...
Pentagon to Review All Military Medals
With the politically dicey issue of how to recognize service by drone pilots and cyber warriors still awaiting an answer, the...
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The First Woman Has Made it Through SEAL Officer Screening
The Navy marked a first earlier this year when a woman completed Navy SEAL officer assessment and selection
Army 3-Star General Loses Rank After War College Plagiarism Revealed
An Army deputy chief of staff has been retired at a lower rank after an investigation found he had plagiarized.
New Photos Show Destruction from Taliban Attack on Bagram Air Base
The photos showed airmen cleaning up and disposing of broken metal and ceiling tiles and attempting to salvage the structure.
'Millions' Stolen in Decade-Long Buying Fraud at Florida VA Hospitals, Officials Say
Suspects allegedly defrauded the VA by letting vendors charge inflated prices for products.
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Army 1st Lt. Clint Lorance was sentenced to 19 years in military prison after he was found guilty of second-degree murder.
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Vietnam Vet's Widow Reimbursed for 12 Years of Prescriptions
The Army veteran’s widow had taken out a loan to pay the $10,630 bill from the Naval Hospital Beaufort.
Posthumous Promotions for Enlisted Sailors Killed In Pensacola Shootings
Navy leaders called the move "right and fitting."
Navy Commander: Motive Unknown for Pearl Harbor Shooting
Shipyard commander Capt. Greg Burton said there is no information to indicate the sailor knew any of the victims.
Air Force News
Pentagon Personnel Chief is Latest DoD Leader to Resign
Defense Secretary Mark Esper announced in a statement Friday that James 'Jimmy' Stewart had stepped down.
The Air Force Just Flew a Surveillance Drone for 2 Days Straight
The Air Force just flew an unmanned aircraft for two days, demonstrating the drone's ability to take off and land by itself.
Does NORAD Really Track Santa?
Tracking Santa on his trek across the world has been a holiday tradition for many American families for decades, but did you...
Marine Corps News
Marines’ Obsession with Pull-Ups May Be Hurting the Corps, Study Finds
Participants in a study on Marine Corps culture were often focused on pull-ups as a best measure of a person's value and wort...
Marines Overhaul Rifle Qualification to Feature Moving Targets, Night Fire
By 2021 Marines could start going through an Annual Rifle Qualification that requires shooters to engage realistic targets.
Coast Guard News
Coast Guard Starts Ice-Breaking Work in Western Great Lakes
Officials said they have started what they call “Operation Taconite” in Lake Superior and Lake Michigan.
Overturned Ship's Fuel Tanks Drained of 320,000 Gallons
The Coast Guard said in November that the job could take another year.
Congress Criticizes How Coast Guard Investigates Harassment Claims
The report also found Coast Guard leaders didn't hold officials accountable for deficient investigations.