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Court-Martial of USS Fitzgerald Commander No Longer Valid, Judge Says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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Equipment officials recently fielded the Army's first pocket-sized drones to units of the 82nd Airborne Division.
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Air Force News
Air Force's Space 'Think Tank' Studies Future of Conflict Beyond Earth
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B-52 Bomber Removed from 'Boneyard' to Return to Service
A crew flew the plane nicknamed "Wise Guy" to Barksdale Air Force Base in Louisiana from Tucson.
Air Force Secretary Wants Pilots to Get More Simulator Time
Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson said that more simulator time should be a "no-brainer" for pilots to become proficient.
Marine Corps News
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The King Stallion helicopter can fly higher and farther and with far heavier cargoes than existing helicopters.
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Lance Cpl. Autumn Taniguchi finished the three-week course that prepares leathernecks to lead troops in urban environments.
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Coast Guard News
Coast Guard Commander Dies from Injuries in Motorcycle Crash
The staff of the U.S. Coast Guard cutter Alder described Commander Waters as a "tenacious Black hull sailor and Cutterman."
Coast Guard: 2 More Bodies Found After Alaska Planes Crash
The two planes collided in mid-air Monday, killing six people, the Coast Guard said.
Team Heads to Alaska to Probe Sightseeing Planes Collision
Four people were killed after the floatplanes carrying cruise ship tourists collided near Ketchikan, the Coast Guard said.