Family of Fallen Navy Linguist Keeps Up Rule Change Fight as She Receives Honors
Family and friends have delivered thousands of messages to Capitol Hill to overturn a DoD rule that led to Kent's deployment.
Navy Linguist Killed in Syria Posthumously Promoted
Shannon Kent, the Navy linguist killed in Syria during a suicide bomb blast in January 2019, was posthumously promoted.
Lawmakers Demand Answers in Wake of Navy Linguist's Death in Syria
Navy Chief Petty Officer Shannon Kent was killed last month by a suicide bomber at a restaurant in the Syrian city of Manbij.
Family of Fallen Navy Linguist Fights Regulation That Forced Her Deployment
A Navy rule and a previous bout of cancer derailed Shannon Mary Kent's plans and led to her fifth combat deployment instead.
Legislation to Pay Coast Guard Stalls Again on Capitol Hill
An attempt to bring the Coast Guard legislation to a vote on the Senate floor was blocked after an extended back and forth.
Court-Martial of USS Fitzgerald Commander No Longer Valid, Judge Says
A military judge has disqualified Navy Adm. Frank Caldwell from serving as the convening authority in Benson's case.
Lt. Gen. Michael Garrett Nominated to Lead FORSCOM
Garrett was recently listed as one of the next military officials in line for promotion to become a four-star Army general.
Military Could Face New Demands if Government Shuts Down
With the military funded into late 2019, the Defense Department might have to fill in the gaps for agencies that aren't.
Website Promoting Nude Photos of Female Service Members Is Disabled
The site appeared to be disabled with a posted message asking viewers to be patient as lawyers review the website.
Senator Demands Probe of Website that Promotes Nude Photos of Female Service Members
Sen. Claire McCaskill is calling for a probe into a website that claims to share nude photos and videos of female troops.
Trump Salary Donated to Veterans Business Program
President Trump has donated a portion of his annual salary to establish a new entrepreneurship program for military veterans.
Trump Signs Defense Spending Bill with Largest Troop Pay Raise in 10 Years
President Trump signed a $670B defense spending measure that includes the largest boost to service members' pay in 10 years.
Defense Spending Bill Approved by House
The House on Wednesday approved a defense spending measure to direct more than $670 billion towards a wave of DoD increases.
Arizona Senators Fight Battle Against Pentagon Funding 'Beerbots'
Robots might be taking over the world, but not on the Pentagon's dime if the two senators from Arizona have their way.
Senate Approves Defense Spending Bill, Which Includes Troop Pay Boost
The Senate on Thursday approved a massive spending bill that would direct more than $670B towards a wave of DoD increase.
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Capt. Tadd Gorman was relieved less than three months after he took command.
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Army Announces Winter Deployments to Europe, Afghanistan
Two Army units are headed to Afghanistan amid thinning hopes that the U.S. will reach a peace deal with the Taliban.
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He's the fifth Navy senior leader to be fired this month.
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New CNO Gilday Says He'll Lead Navy 'With a Sense of Urgency'
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Vision and Disaster: The Complex Legacy of CNO Adm. John Richardson
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Pearl Harbor Destroyer USS Michael Murphy Returns After 92 Days at Sea
It was an eventful 92 days at sea for the destroyer USS Michael Murphy, which returned Monday to Pearl Harbor.
Air Force News
High Levels of Toxic Chemicals Found in Water at Air Force Academy: Officials
Air Force officials stressed that drinking water at the academy wasn't affected.
Eglin Curtails Run Portion of PT Test After Captain's Death
Capt. Tranay Lashawn Tanner, 29, was transported to the Eglin Hospital on Saturday morning with health complications.
RC-135 Training 'Bottlenecks' After Flooding Destroys Simulators
The Air Force is sending RC-135 crew members to the United Kingdom and Texas to train after the massive flood at Offutt.
Marine Corps News
US Marine Charged with Kidnapping 16-Year-Old Girl
A Marine reservist has been charged with felony kidnapping, stalking and criminal confinement.
Color Sergeant of the Marine Corps Warned After Burning Troops with Lighter
Sgt. Francis Frazier was cleared of hazing allegations but got a non-punitive letter of caution for poor leadership.
Marine Corps Commandant Acknowledges Worries on Japan-Korean Ties
Gen. David Berger stressed that Japan and Korea have common interests despite their differences.
Coast Guard News
Coast Guard Suspends Search for Firefighters Who Went Missing While Boating
The search for two firefighters who went missing while fishing off the coast of Cape Canaveral was suspended.
Trial Date Set for Coast Guard Officer Who Allegedly Maintained 'Hit List'
Lt. Christopher Paul Hasson faces weapons and drug charges.
Coast Guardsman Charged with Domestic Battery
A member of the U.S. Coast Guard is charged with assaulting his wife, according to a report.